Modern mud dragons are kind of cute. At least one of their ancestors, however, was not
Scientists claim proteinaceous blood vessels from a hadrosaur that roamed proto-Montana 80 million years ago somehow survived
What happens when they take off those ornaments is more complicated than you'd think.
“simply love life on planet Earth; I believe this author does as well.”
Once upon a time, a jellyfish became a parasite, and its descendants became unrecognizable.
Let it not be said that nothing good ever came from an oil spill, as this newly described species of deep-sea anglerfish shows
A tiny worm called Steinernema can fling itself nearly ten times its own length and seven times its height in pursuit of a new host.
Whirligig beetles are not obscure -- not only are they abundant and widespread, they call attention to themselves in the boldest possible way. And yet a new species has just been discovered in our very own back yard...
If you sift the mineral particles from conifer forest soil, wash them, and examine them under a microscope, you will discover a startling detail: tiny tunnels.
Stygiomedusa gigantea is a titanic jellyfish seen only about 100 times in the last 100 years which lacks tentacles entirely but appears to be hauling four 33-foot long bolts of funeral bunting instead...
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