Animals

  • Inside a rattlesnakes rattle

    Rattlesnakes are ambush predators, relying on staying hidden to get close to their prey. They don’t sport the bright colors that some venomous snakes use...

  • Inside look at a fly brain!

    For the first time, scientists imaged a complete adult fly brain, allowing them to follow single neurons through the brain. Using high-speed electron microscopes, the...

  • Longest horns on a steer ever!

    Check out the horns on this steer. You wouldn’t want to be in the same field has him!

  • Urban Bee Keepers

    Tim Paule and Nicole Lindsey are converting Detroit’s vacant housing lots into urban bee farms. The young couple is transforming their community one hive at...

  • Deep look at a wormlion

    Straight out of science fiction, the fearsome wormlion ambushes prey at the bottom of a tidy – and terrifying – sand pit, then flicks their...