Ants Use the Sun for Guidance When Walking Backwards

Scientists have discovered that ants rely on the sun and their memories when walking backwards to their nest. Read more on

Posted on: 19 January 2017 | 4:41 pm

New Moth Species Named After Donald Trump

A new species of moth has been named after President-elect Donald J. Trump. Read more on

Posted on: 18 January 2017 | 8:07 pm

Researchers Capture Footage of the Ruby Seadragon in the Wild for the First Time

Researchers have captured footage of the rare Ruby Seadragon in the wild for the very first time. Read more on

Posted on: 14 January 2017 | 4:45 pm

New York City Quarantines Cats to Stop Rare Bird Flu Outbreak

New York City has quarantined hundreds of cats to stop a rare bird flu outbreak before it spreads to many other cats. Read more on

Posted on: 13 January 2017 | 11:01 am

Three New Land Flatworms Discovered in Brazil

Scientists have discovered three new species of flatworms in the Brazilian Araucaria forest Read more on

Posted on: 8 January 2017 | 11:11 pm

Ewaybot Unveils MoRo Robot at 2017 CES

Ewaybot unveiled its MorRo robot at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show. Read more on

Posted on: 6 January 2017 | 4:58 pm

Scientists Say Chickens Are Intelligent, Caring and Complex

Scientists say chickens are very smart birds. They say they are intelligent, caring and complex creatures. Read more on

Posted on: 5 January 2017 | 3:49 pm

Feral Cats Cover Over 99.8% of Australia Say Scientists

Researchers have found that feral cats cover over 99.8% of Australia's land area. Read more on

Posted on: 3 January 2017 | 10:46 pm

Researchers Estimate Dinosaur Eggs Took 3 to 6 Months to Hatch

Researchers from Florida State University estimate that it took about 3 to 6 months for dinosaur eggs to hatch. Read more on

Posted on: 2 January 2017 | 5:07 pm

Leap Second Makes 2016 One Second Longer

A Leap Second makes 2016 one second longer than usual. Read more on

Posted on: 30 December 2016 | 3:42 pm

UC Berkeley Roboticists Build SALTO, the Most Vertically Agile Robot

UC Berkeley roboticists have designed SALTO. The robot is billed as the world's most vertically agile robot ever built. Read more on

Posted on: 7 December 2016 | 6:19 pm

New Species of Assassin Fly Discovered in South Africa

A new species of Assassin Fly has been discovered in South Africa Read more on

Posted on: 6 December 2016 | 4:46 pm

Three New Species of Miniaturized Tropical Salamanders Discovered in Oaxaca Mountain Forests

Three new species of tiny tropical salamanders have been discovered in the mountain forests of Oaxaca, Mexico. Read more on

Posted on: 2 December 2016 | 5:28 pm

AI System Creates Christmas Song From Image of a Christmas Tree

Researchers from the University of Toronto built an AI system that can create a song after analyzing an image. Read more on

Posted on: 1 December 2016 | 11:10 am

Ancient Giant Salmon Fought With Large Spike-like Teeth

A species of giant salmon that lives 11 to 5 million years ago would battle with large spike-like teeth. Read more on

Posted on: 29 October 2016 | 1:47 pm