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New research may explain why some cloven-hoofed animals have tusks instead of horns or antlers.

Nala Rogers, Staff Writer

Scientists delve deep into why and how the turkey -- that ends up on our plates -- turned out the way it is.

Emilie Lorditch, Staff Writer

Observation could improve filtration systems and boost conservation efforts.

Charles Q. Choi, Contributor

Armadillos could help fill ecological voids left by the Southeast's waning gopher tortoise populations.

Nala Rogers, Staff Writer

A new study shows that colonies of as few as six ants divvy up duties.

Charles Q. Choi, Contributor

Officials in Wyoming are building bridges in the hopes of restoring the migratory path of the pronghorn.

Annie Roth, Contributor

Alligators and Floridians have been clashing more often, and research suggests the growing human population is the cause.

Nala Rogers, Staff Writer

Should we genetically modify all mosquitos to suck on nectar instead of blood?

Karin Heineman, Executive Producer

Blowflies serve as natural sampling instruments to learn what is pooping and dying in an area.

Nala Rogers, Staff Writer

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