October 9, 2012|
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
October 1, 2012|
Laboratory-raised populations of dung beetles reveal a mother's extragenetic influence on the physiques of her sons.
September 18, 2012|
New Caledonian crows prove capable of yet another cognitive feat—inferring the actions of hidden people.
September 17, 2012|
Mice raised in isolation from their mothers developed cognitive deficits similar to those of babies raised in orphanages where physical contact is infrequent.
September 1, 2012|
The brain’s phagocytes follow an ATP bread trail laid down by calcium waves to the site of damage.
August 31, 2012|
Researchers help define the limits of electroreception in a weakly electric fish, showing that this sense may be more akin to touch than vision.
August 23, 2012|
A review of the new book Curious Behavior, which delves into the quirks of human conduct.
August 15, 2012|
Scientists place a silicon-filled computerized egg in a swan nest to learn about the birds’ hatching process.
August 1, 2012|
Gifts of the Crow, What the Robin Knows, The Unfeathered Bird, and America’s Other Audubon