Featured in Animals

How to not get pricked by a North American porcupine
This 120-million-year-old bird may have been one of the first to shake its tail feathers
Schoolkids in New Zealand discovered a new species of giant penguin
Cyclones can be fatal for seabirds, but not in the way you think
11 views of the microscopic world in brilliant detail
A rare humpback whale ‘megapod’ was spotted snacking off the Australian coast
This ancient ‘mothership’ used probing ‘fingers’ to scrape the ocean floor for prey
New fossil reveals a fearsome shark-toothed dinosaur
Surprise: Ants have teeth. Here’s how they keep them sharp.
We finally know what turns cats into tabbies