We've rounded up 2014's most mind-blowing images for your viewing pleasure
These mysterious creatures exist today more or less unevolved from the forms they had hundreds of millions of years ago
The ghost of calamari past...
Abominable snowmen, sea serpents and dragons, oh my!
Only 1 in 10 humans are left handed. So why does it happen at all?
Eat your heart out, Harry Potter
How we covered the Scopes Monkey Trial, the discovery of Java Man, the Piltdown Man hoax, and milestones in the history of evolutionary theory
A new study examines "orgasmability" to determine whether it serves a purpose or is just an evolutionary accident
Friends really are the family you choose
Sharing a life means sharing your microbes.
We may have more in common with invertebrates than we thought.
Strange facts about the ocean's most mysterious creature
The monstrous eyes of the colossal squid afford scientists a rare research opportunity
Due to its peculiar lifestyle and mating habits, the larger Pacific striped octopus has been largely ignored by scientists. It doesn't even have a Latin name.
And you thought your relatives were odd looking.
Alongside the wild natural beauty, some evidence of humans.
Marine biologists discover octopuses that engage in unexpectedly complex mating rituals
Or are they just curious?