You may have heard of crows, magpies, and mockingbirds recognizing individual people. These birds live among people, so it may be natural that they learn to differentiate people. But what about the animals that live..
The world is full of natural beauty, which Ryan Grastorf , also known as ‘the_mushroom_ninja’, encountered on his hikes. He said on Instagram: “As an effort to reduce stress in life, I just started hiking more .. I found..
Cloud droplets form when the amount of water vapor reaches a threshold value. Larger cloud droplets form when organic molecules (in red) are present on the surface instead of dissolving in the interior, or bulk,..
A reconstruction of the Tully Monster as it would have looked 300 million years ago. Credit: Sean McMahon/Yale University The Tully Monster, an oddly configured sea creature with teeth at the end of a narrow,..
This is a photograph of Electrokoenenia yaksha.Credit: Copyright Michael S. Engel It’s smaller than a grain of rice, yellowish, trapped in amber and lived 100 million years ago alongside dinosaurs. Meet Electrokoenenia yaksha, a newly..
The great basin rattlesnake (Crotalus lutosus), one of six new unique species identified by University of Arkansas biologists and their colleagues.Courtesy of Blake L. Thomason There are more species of rattlesnake slithering around western North..
Illustration: Christine Daniloff. Credit: MIT There’s no question that our species has had a dramatic impact on the planet’s physical environment, particularly over the last few centuries, with the rise of modern industry, transportation, and..
Karst topography in the Great Bank of Guizhou, south China.Credit: Kimberly Lau Stanford scientists have found that chronically low levels of oxygen throughout the oceans hampered the recovery of life after the Permian-Triassic extinction, the..
Birds use sophisticated changes to the structure of their feathers to create multi-coloured plumage, using a process that could pave the way for the creation of paints and clothing colours that won’t fade over time…
Our planet Earth is so lovely place with awesome nature and the most impressive natural creation. We love all the majestic natural creations and it is our duty to treat the natural world with love and respect, and..