January 4, 2016|
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
December 17, 2015|
A genomic study suggests that dogs diverged from wolves in Southeast Asia 33,000 years ago, contrary to reports placing their origins elsewhere on the continent.
October 21, 2015|
Man’s best friend was domesticated near Nepal and Mongolia at least 15,000 years ago, according to a genetic analysis.
August 26, 2015|
The fungal and bacterial communities in household dust can reveal some details about a building’s inhabitants.
May 26, 2015|
Clues from an ancient wolf genome are leading scientists to reconsider how long dogs have been people’s companions.
April 17, 2015|
Dog owners bond with their four-legged friends via the same hormonal pathways through which human mothers bond with their babies.
March 1, 2015|
Evolving Ourselves, The Man Who Touched His Own Heart, Bats, and The Invaders
February 13, 2015|
Dogs can distinguish between angry and happy human faces, a study finds.
January 27, 2015|
Study of ancient dog DNA sheds light on early Americans’ relationships with their pets.
December 2, 2014|
Dogs tend to turn to the left when they hear emotional speech-like sounds, and right when they hear verbal commands from a robot.