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Scientists predict that future temperatures will make brown trout sperm swim more slowly and for less time.

Olivia Trani, Contributor

Read on to learn about strange seashore phenomena, from cannibalistic shark embryos to worms whose butts become autonomous sex machines.

Nala Rogers, Staff Writer

Scientists are inspired by a unique bird to help make fluids flow faster.

Karin Heineman, Executive Producer

Slow digestion and a diverse diet makes the lancetfish perfect for sampling deep sea life.

Teresa L. Carey, Contributor

Predators steer clear of biting swarm of defenders.

Nala Rogers, Staff Writer

New findings suggest current oxygen-producing bacteria borrowed the ability from a possibly extinct lifeform.

Charles Q. Choi, Contributor

From the mountains of Tajikistan to Standing Rock in the Dakotas, scientists are collaborating with indigenous people to study climate change and predict the future.

Nala Rogers, Staff Writer

From traditional three-leaf shamrocks to four-leaf varieties, clovers have produced mix-ups and mysteries for generations.

Katharine Gammon, Contributor

Pesticide-treated bed nets trigger rapid evolution and resistance in one common species of sub-Saharan African mosquito, new study finds.

Nala Rogers, Staff Writer

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