Animals


Mysterious Leaf-like Creatures are Actually Animals

Mysterious Leaf-like Creatures are Actually Animals

New analysis suggests that half-billion-year-old Ediacaran organisms were animals....

Aug 9 2018, 7:34am CDT

Earth's First Animals Evolution Caused Global Warming

Earth's First Animals Evolution Caused Global Warming

A new study finds that the evolution of Earth's first animals more than 500 million years ago caused global warming....

Jul 3 2018, 9:03am CDT

More Animals are Adopting Nightlife To Avoid Humans

More Animals are Adopting Nightlife To Avoid Humans

New study reveals that wildlife is becoming more nocturnal due to human activities...

Jun 17 2018, 1:49am CDT

Jurassic Fossil Reveals How Some Ancient Crocodiles Evolved into Dolphin-Like Animals

Jurassic Fossil Reveals How Some Ancient Crocodiles Evolved into Dolphin-Like Animals

Fossil Dolphin Tail that is 180 Million Years Old is Missing Link in Crocodile Family Tree...

May 14 2018, 7:58am CDT

Prehistoric Sea Monster is One of the Largest Animals Ever

Prehistoric Sea Monster is One of the Largest Animals Ever

Ancient Ichthyosaur was as Big as the Modern Blue Whale...

Apr 10 2018, 10:36am CDT

Earth is Losing Plants and Animals at an Alarming Rate, UN Reports

Earth is Losing Plants and Animals at a Dramatic Rate, UN Reports

UN reports give a comprehensive assessment of the state of biodiversity around the world....

Mar 25 2018, 3:40am CDT

How Did First Animals Evolve?

How Did First Animals Evolve?

Scientists claim that an algae bloom 650 million years ago set the stage for first animals including humans...

Aug 20 2017, 12:57am CDT

Frogs Night Vision is Superior Than Humans and all Other Animals

Frogs Night Vision is Superior to Humans and all Other Animals

It looks like frogs can detect colors in conditions of little to no light....

Mar 1 2017, 10:35am CST

First Live Birth Evidence Discovered in Animals Previously Thought to Lay Eggs

First Live Birth Evidence Discovered in Animals Previously Thought to Lay Eggs

Evidence has been found that an ancient reptile didn’t lay eggs but instead gave birth to live young....

Feb 15 2017, 6:17am CST

Dog Takes Bullet, Saves Owner

Dog Takes Bullet, Saves Owner

Think about the things that you love most in life, and you probably imagine your dog sitting there. You would do anything to ma...

Feb 13 2017, 4:16pm CST

Super Bowl Commercials 2017 Have Action Instead of Cute Animals

Super Bowl Commercials 2017 Have Action Instead of Cute Animals

Action is the new cute for Super Bowl ads. No more cute puppies, but Hollywood style action....

Feb 6 2017, 10:09am CST

Brazilian Vampire Bats Now Feeding on Humans

Brazilian Vampire Bats Now Feeding on Humans

While they sound a little freaky, vampire bats aren't actually going to feed on humans. In fact, they are thought to feed exclu...

Jan 12 2017, 11:25am CST

Scientist Aim to "De-Extinct" Ancient Cow

Scientist Aim to "De-Extinct" Ancient Cow

Scientists are working to bring back an ancient cattle species called an auroch. These animals were absolutely massive, cl...

Jan 3 2017, 2:36pm CST

20000 Dead Sea Animals Wash up on Canadian Shore

20000 Dead Sea Animals Wash up on Canadian Coast

Thousands of dead fish belonging to different species mysteriously wash up on the shore of Nova Scotia...

Dec 30 2016, 9:27am CST

These Animals Can Think Or Use Tools

These Animals Can Think Or Use Tools

Animals are often taken to be unconscious regarding the thinking processes that lie in their repertoire. Yet the fact of the ma...

Oct 20 2016, 11:40am CDT

Pigeons Can Be Taught to Read

Pigeons Can Be Taught to Read

A new study has emerged that suggests that pigeons might be able to read, or at least distinguish words from non-words.This mak...

Sep 19 2016, 1:52pm CDT

Squid and Octopi Are Colorblind But Match Perfectly

Squid and Octopi Are Colorblind But Match Perfectly

Researchers at The University of Queensland have found out something quite interesting - cephalopods along the coast are colorb...

Sep 16 2016, 12:03pm CDT

Introducing URL, the USB Porn-Sniffing Dog

Introducing URL, the USB Porn-Sniffing Dog

The Weber County Sheriff's Office has an interesting approach to helping within the community. There have a porn dog, also know...

Sep 6 2016, 9:38am CDT

Newly Found "Dinosaur" Smaller Than House Cat

Newly Found "Dinosaur" Smaller Than House Cat

A new pterosaur was discovered in British Columbia, and it is much smaller than we tend to think of dinosaurs as being. These n...

Sep 1 2016, 2:38pm CDT

There's a Crazy New Virus Running Rampant

There's a Crazy New Virus Running Rampant

There has been a new virus identified and it is so weird that it breaks all of the rules for what we know about viruses that in...

Aug 29 2016, 7:13am CDT

Birds Show "Evil Step Dad Syndrome"

Birds Show "Evil Step Dad Syndrome"

According to research published today in Biological Letters, the idea of nepotism and favoritism toward children doesn't stop w...

Aug 24 2016, 8:13pm CDT

Why some Animals are Nocturnal

Why some Animals are Nocturnal

Researchers have discovered how differences in sleep and wakefulness mechanisms make many animals sleep at night and be active...

Aug 23 2016, 9:21pm CDT

Disappearing Trick of Fish can Fool Animals with Super Vision

Disappearing Trick of Fish can Fool Animals with Super Vision

The silvery skin of fish like herrings, sardines, mackerel and tuna act like mirrors, reflecting their watery surroundings to...

Aug 23 2016, 11:29am CDT

Dogs Prefer Praise Over Treats

Dogs Prefer Praise Over Treats

The next time your dog does something you like or is just better behaved, you might want to consider giving him praise instead...

Aug 22 2016, 7:36pm CDT

Scientists Decode the Mind of Animals in Real-time with CNiFERs

Scientists Decode the Mind of Animals in Real-time with CNiFERs

 In a first, scientists using a new technique have been able to see in real time what happens in the brains of live anima...

Aug 22 2016, 12:35pm CDT

New Fossil Evidence Reveal that First Mass Extinction was Caused by Early Animals

New Fossil Evidence Reveals that First Mass Extinction was Caused by Early Animals

New research suggests that the evolution of more complex biological organisms altered the environment so radically that it drov...

Aug 1 2016, 8:48am CDT

First Mass on Extinction Caused by Early Animals

First Mass on Extinction Caused by Early Animals

The novel fossil record that has emerged proves that the first major extinction was due to ecosystem engineers. These were biol...

Aug 1 2016, 3:11am CDT

Cockroach Milk: Next Generation's Superfood

Cockroach Milk: Next Generation's Superfood

Can you even milk a cockroach?...

Jul 25 2016, 5:00am CDT

The U.S. Navy Has Been Harming Whales and Dolphins

The U.S. Navy Has Been Harming Whales and Dolphins

The use of low-frequency active sonar (LFA) by the US Navy violates the Marine Mammal Protection Act, according to the Ninth US...

Jul 19 2016, 8:06pm CDT

Human Babies learn to Walk like Infant Animals do

Human Babies learn to Walk like Infant Animals do

Humans and other terrestrial animals learn how to walk in similar ways, finds an interesting study."We look at the emergence o...

Jul 10 2016, 4:06am CDT

Dolly the Sheep Creator Says His Cloning Techniques Could Save Endangered Animals

Dolly the Sheep Creator Says His Cloning Techniques Could Save Endangered Animals

The maker of Dolly the cloned sheep has claimed that his procedure will most likely save endangered species from extinction....

Jul 5 2016, 1:54pm CDT

Animals Inherit Social Network From Mothers

Animals Inherit Social Network From Mothers

It has finally been proven that animal species gain their social sense from their maternal side....

Jun 29 2016, 5:35am CDT

Strange Cave Holds What May Have Been First Animals on Earth

Strange Cave Holds What May Have Been First Animals on Earth

If you were to go to Constanta county, a small, barren plain that lies in south-eastern Romania, you would find a completely de...

May 12 2016, 3:56pm CDT

Animals are Abundant at Chernobyl 30 Years After Nuclear Disaster

Animals are Abundant at Chernobyl 30 Years After Nuclear Disaster

There is plenty of wildlife extant in the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone a generation or so after the nuclear mishap....

Apr 19 2016, 4:59am CDT

This is How Animals Find Their Way in the Dark

This is How Animals Find Their Way in the Dark

Ever wondered how animals find their way in the dark? US scientists have revealed that their brain activity helps them find foo...

Mar 25 2016, 2:30am CDT

Sea Sponges were the First Animals on Earth, Study Claims

Sea Sponges were the First Animals on Earth, Study Finds

MIT researchers have discovered molecular fossils of sea sponges in 640 million year old rocks and analyzed them genetically to...

Feb 24 2016, 4:39am CST

Algae blooms

Harmful Algae Toxins, Domoic Acid, Found In Over 900 Marine Animals in Alaska

Scientists from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) have found that over 900 marine animals in Alaska co...

Feb 13 2016, 6:02am CST

Animals with Bigger Brain are Smarter and More Intelligent

Animals with Bigger Brains are More Intelligent

Researchers prove that animals with brain size proportional to their bodies were better at problem solving....

Jan 29 2016, 7:26pm CST

Large Animals Extinction could worsen Climate Change

Large Animals Extinction could worsen Climate Change

According to the latest news, if bigger creatures are wiped out, climate change could become much worse than it was before....

Dec 21 2015, 5:56am CST

Canines and Other Animals have a Conscience

Canines and Other Animals have a Conscience

It has been found that canines and various other animals have a conscience. A conscience is thus not a phenomenon that is restr...

Dec 9 2015, 6:41am CST