hunting
Hairy Situation for Wolves
Hairy Situation for Wolves
Molly Sharlach | Nov 16, 2014
Researchers find high stress hormone levels in the hair of hunted wolves in Northern Canada.
Slashers of the Sea
Slashers of the Sea
Rina Shaikh-Lesko | Apr 24, 2014
With high-speed cameras, scientists find that sailfish use their bills to corral and slash other fish, like schooling sardines.
Behavior Brief
Behavior Brief
Chris Palmer | Aug 5, 2013
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
Book Excerpt from Rough and Tumble
Book Excerpt from Rough and Tumble
Travis Rayne Pickering | Apr 1, 2013
In Chapter 3, “Tamping the Simian Urge,” author Travis Rayne Pickering contrasts the brute physicality of predatory chimpanzees with the headier hunting style employed by humans.
Snake Tales
Ruth Williams | Mar 1, 2012
An anthropologist and a herpetologist join forces to reveal the complex shared evolutionary and ecological history of pythons and primates.