February 6, 2013|
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
February 4, 2013|
Using evolutionary animal behavior theories, researchers find daytime stock traders’ strategies are maladapted.
February 1, 2013|
Researchers have generated an image of thoughts flitting through the brains of zebrafish.
January 10, 2013|
Bamboo sharks still developing in their egg cases respond to a predator presence by ceasing movement and even breathing.
January 8, 2013|
Mouse mothers emit ultrasound vocalizations and odor cues to stimulate otherwise uninterested fathers to provide parental care to their pups.
December 19, 2012|
A putative new species of spider found in the Peruvian Amazon uses forest debris to weave sculptures that resemble a giant spider into its web.
December 5, 2012|
Two species of songbirds pack their nests with scavenged cigarette butts that repel irksome parasites.
November 28, 2012|
A type of scallop expels water and waste through a sort of cough that could reveal clues about water quality.
November 26, 2012|
A controversial primate researcher is back at work after being cleared of endangering bonobos under her care, but critics are demanding an external enquiry.