Meet a few robots that pose as flesh-and-blood critters to advance science.
By Jef Akst | October 1, 2013
These robotic tungara frogs help Barrett Klein and his collaborators study the mating behavior of the species
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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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