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The creature has been named in recognition of the president's attitude toward climate change.
In a society governed by money, charity is what we do for others for free. But just as we cannot expect volunteers to protect
It's part of a group of butterflies that typically have special traits to help them survive the extreme cold.
The 8-legged creature has been nicknamed "Casper the Friendly Ghost."
As I was reading about the evidence for the yet-unseen ninth planet, I thought to myself, "Wait a minute. Aren't there already nine planets?" I started listing them off, like you do when you're trying to remember the seven dwarves.
One species has been described as "feathery, fluffy, winged Chickens from Hell."
It breaks the record for smallest on Earth just weeks after the most recent record was set.
Truth be told, while much of what my fellow botanists and I do is pretty cool (and often challenging), there isn't much that would find its way into a blockbuster hero film. That is, until now.
New Scientist reports that the newly identified species Cherax (Astaconephrops) pulcher has been available for purchase since
A newly discovered species of glass frog has been found hiding in the rainforests of Costa Rica, and it looks nearly identical
LOS ANGELES -- A recent study has revealed 30 previously unknown species of flies, living right here in the bustling city of Los Angeles. This is remarkable because we usually don't think of urbanized areas as being particularly biologically diverse. But our lack of information on urban environments has allowed for an interesting research opportunity. A few years ago, the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County initiated a project called BioSCAN to search for biodiversity in heavily urbanized areas.
  The desert-dwelling shrew is prone to giving birth to twins, which hit the ground running like the calves of some types