New theory views lullabies as a signal to babies that parents are giving all they can.
Nala Rogers, Staff Writer
Little reptiles may use stripes to trick predators into attacking their tails.
With gene editing technology, newly discovered mutations may become tools for boosting booze flavor.
New research suggests the rabies virus uses a snake venomlike compound to manipulate infected animals.
Genetic study suggests America’s native white-footed mice are adapting their metabolism to conquer the Big Apple.
Short-lived chemicals not covered by international treaty may travel fast enough to harm Earth's protective ozone layer.
How an early bird grandmother helped prove that Nobel Prize-winning fruit fly research matters for human health.
The wood tiger moth employs an arsenal of different weapons to defend itself.
Fossilized duck-billed dino droppings from Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument are full of rotten wood and crustaceans.
Scientists can now link "acts of God" to climate change. That could give victims the power to hold someone accountable, say lawyers.
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