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The Golden web spider could help microscope users evade a basic law of physics.

Peter Gwynne, Contributor

New research could be first step for development of thought-controlled drug release.

Andrew Silver, Contributor

The process of evolution helped shape jellyfish to move through the water using almost no energy.

Karin Heineman, ISTV Executive Producer

Free-falling hoverflies rely on sight to orient themselves, not gravity.

Marcus Woo, Contributor

A new model attempts to predict the spread of rabies through the Andes Mountains.

Andrew Silver, Contributor

According to some scientists, watching cat videos should be encouraged at work.

Alistair Jennings, Contributor

These images show an electric eel attacking a model of a crocodile's head fitted with LEDs that the eel's electric impulses light up. The sequence runs from the top left to the bottom right.  

Rare observation could support a 200-year-old story many have considered fishy.

Emily DeMarco, Staff Writer

Large brains used to be an advantage, then humans happened.

Charles Q. Choi, Contributor

Study challenges claim that sanctioned wolf killing curbs poaching.

Marcus Woo, Contributor

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