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Your Car Might Contain Hidden Spider Stowaways
Toyota announced is recalling about 870,000 of its most popular sedans because of a spider problem. This is not to … Continued
Friday Baturday: Help Fund A Project to Study Bats With UV Light
In North America, bat populations have been decimated by an illness known as white nose syndrome. It’s caused by a … Continued
Will A Chicken That’s Fed Lemons Taste Like Lemons?
BRB, feeding a cow ketchup
Welcome to Eek Squad
Last summer, I watched a terrifyingly multi-legged insect skitter across the wall of my living room. It was way too … Continued
I Met The World’s Smartest Dog
Chaser isn't just learning objects by name: she's beginning to understand the basic structure of human language.
Important Scientific Mystery Solved: How Birds Lose Their Penises
The penises of many male birds stop growing and shrink away. Scientists reveal the genetic mechanism at work.
The Chemistry of Kibble
The billion-dollar, cutting-edge science of convincing dogs and cats to eat what’s in front of them.
Why Do We Want To Squeeze Cute Things?
Studying how adorable animals can turn us aggressive