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Gray foxes use black bears as personal body guards
When choosing where to hunt, gray foxes favor bear territory.
Baby mantis shrimp punch their prey with superior strength
These tiny creates pack a punch much stronger than other creatures their size.
Wolves use ambush tactics to hunt unsuspecting beavers
The predators deploy different strategies to bring down different prey.
Nights are warming faster than days. Here’s what that means for the planet.
This shift in daily temperatures can influence how plants and animals cope with climate change.
Female elk are practically bulletproof by age 9
They learn to outsmart hunters as they get older.
Life in Los Angeles was brutal for saber-toothed cats
Slamming hulking prey on the ground and impaling them with sabers is tough work
The world’s largest dino print, Blue Origin’s capsule for space tourists, and other amazing images of the week
Newsworthy eye candy
Plagued by predators in the sea, these fish are moving onto land
Some blenny fish spend nearly their entire lives out of the water
Chameleon Spit Is Hundreds Of Times More Viscous Than Human Spit
And they use it to catch prey
Why Do Seals Have Wavy Whiskers?
Scientists built oversize plastic whiskers to find out