“Vision” in single-celled Synechocystis works by principles similar to the human eye.
The fate of the Caspian seal may have been decided ﬁve million years ago.
Robber ﬂies are top predators in the insect world.
A visual atlas of solifuge jaws enables research on these poorly-understood arachnids.
Pigs possess complex ethological traits similar to dogs and chimpanzees.
Discoveries of more complete remains of cartilagenous fishes have shed new light on the prehistory of sharks and their relatives.
New studies of the white shark (aka great white) show that its social life and hunting strategies are complex
With suggestions that Americans turn to economic account some of the smaller species of the Atlantic Coast
A true story of a lonely plant ecologist and his mischievous neighbors
American Museum—unique clearinghouse of information
His effort sent out the Lewis and Clark exploring party into the unknown West.
With a presentation of various first-hand data on the life histories and habits of the big game animals of Africa.
A mammoth tusk is discovered during an excavation for a new building
Florida Museum of Natural History Study Provides New Insight.
The badlands of southeastern Utah, home to part of the
dinosaur-rich layer of rocks called the Morrison Formation
Science toys you can build or buy for you and the other kids in your life.
Where to find Natural History archives and other free stuff
With the spotlight on ’rithmetic, there are now free online sites where you can practice your math skills.
Alternatives to surgery for treating joint pain from arthritis