02-28-2024
Great apes will suffer through frequent and extreme climate events
In the heart of Africa's lush landscapes, a climate crisis is unfolding that threatens some of our planet's most majestic inhabitants: the African great apes. Sharing over 98% of their DNA with humans, these remarkable creatures are facing an unprecedented challenge. Recent research spearheaded by Razak Kiribou at Haramaya University in Ethiopia, published in the open-access journal PLOS Climate, reveals a troubling future. Impending reality of great apes and climate change The study predicts that within the next thirty years, great apes will frequently face extreme climate...
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04-11-2017
Yellowstone wolves avoid hunting bison as a means of self-preservation
It has been a long time since most humans have...
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04-11-2017
Bed bugs becoming increasingly resistant to insecticides
Try not to worry about this too much as you...
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04-11-2017
Social lives of reef fish are crucial to saving coral reefs
Reef fish play a critical role in their environment by...
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04-10-2017
Marine jellies were the first animals, not sea sponges
Comb jellies steal title of oldest animals, sparking outrage amongst...
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04-10-2017
Fish nervous systems evolved along with fin design
A new study from the University of Chicago finds that...
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04-10-2017
Rhinoceros horns worth $3 million seized in Malaysian airport
It was a heartbreaking find at the Malaysian airport in...
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04-10-2017
Earth.com Film Review, Blackfish (2013)
Blackfish (2013) “A whale has eaten one of the trainers.”...
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04-10-2017
Ancient reptile skeleton helps fill critical gap in the fossil record
A team of researchers from Virginia Tech recently identified the...
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04-10-2017
Obese fruit flies teach scientists about cold tolerance
Researchers from the German Cancer Research Center have turned to...
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04-08-2017
How your dog might protect your kids' health
If you have a dog around your very young children,...
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04-07-2017
Earth.com Feature: Animals and Places
Everyone loves animals, right? But on occasion, a species becomes...
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04-07-2017
Kangaroos do better when they live at home for longer
If you’re an eastern grey kangaroo, you shouldn’t be in...
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