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Celebrating New Species

By | May 21, 2015

An international panel of scientists selects the 10 most interesting organisms discovered last year.

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Behavior Brief

By | May 21, 2015

A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research

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Marlboro Chicks

By | December 5, 2012

Two species of songbirds pack their nests with scavenged cigarette butts that repel irksome parasites.

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Behavior Brief

By | October 17, 2011

A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research

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