Beauty salon technologies help researchers tag and follow young sea turtles like never before.
By Jef Akst | November 1, 2012
An early version of the silicone-neoprene attachment that was tested without the nail acrylic base-coat. This tag shed from the turtle shell within one to two weeks.
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By Jef Akst
New research shows that using mirrors to elicit aggressive behavior from animals may not be a fool-proof plan.
By Bob Grant
Researchers have captured footage of wild chimpanzees teaching each other to use tools, lending support to the idea that humans aren’t the only primates to engage in social learning.
By Daniel Cossins
New software that can trace the individual paths of every animal in a massive swarm could help biologists unravel the secrets of collective behavior.
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