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Tune Into the Animal Kingdom
Tune Into the Animal Kingdom
The Scientist Staff | Feb 28, 2017
A survey of sounds from birds to whales to fruit flies to fish
Hot Off the Presses
Hot Off the Presses
Bob Grant | Jul 1, 2016
The Scientist reviews Serendipity, Complexity, The Human Superorgasism, and Love and Ruin
Whaling Specimens, 1930s
Whaling Specimens, 1930s
Amanda B. Keener | Sep 1, 2015
Fetal specimens collected by commercial whalers offer insights into how whales may have evolved their specialized hearing organs.
The Whale That Quacked
The Whale That Quacked
Kerry Grens | Apr 23, 2014
An oceanic quacking sound—unidentified for 50 years—turns out to be minke whales.
Genome Digest
Genome Digest
Abby Olena | Jan 8, 2014
What researchers are learning as they sequence, map, and decode species’ genomes
Citizen Science Goes Marine
Jef Akst | Nov 30, 2011
A new public science project asks people at home to match whale songs in hopes of better understanding their language.
Whales Saved From Highway Project
Bob Grant | Nov 21, 2011
A team of paleontologists is racing to recover dozens of fossilized whale skeletons from the site of a road building excavation in northern Chile.