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Psychic Animals and Football-Playing Bees

Working in the field of animal behaviour means that around World Cup season it’s hard to avoid being sent links to so-called ‘psychic’ animals that predict the outcome of matches, such as Paul the octopus, Leon the porcupine and Anton the tamarin.

July 15, 2014 — Felicity Muth
Tiktaalik’s Take on 2014

Tiktaalik’s Take on 2014

Wishing you all a r-evolutionary year from all of us at Symbiartic!

January 1, 2014 — Kalliopi Monoyios

When It Comes To How We Vote on Energy Issues, Age Matters

A new poll from The University of Texas at Austin reveals markedly different perspectives on energy issues based on the age of voters, a finding that could help determine the outcome of next week's elections.

October 28, 2014 — Sheril Kirshenbaum
My Personal Best Photographs of 2014

My Personal Best Photographs of 2014

2014 was a busy year, and an odd one in terms of subject matter. Usually my stream is full of ants. I am trained as an ant biologist, after all, and these charming social insects typically weigh heavily in my photographs (see 2013, 2012, 2011).

December 31, 2014 — Alex Wild

Google's Top Searches of 2014

Americans looked to Google for information on Ebola, the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and the actor Robin Williams’s suicide this year—all of which ranked among the hottest search terms of 2014.

December 16, 2014 — Amy Nordrum

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