After traveling the Pacific Ocean for years, sockeye salmon find their way home to their birthplaces using the Earth’s magnetic field, new research shows.
The common mole, Scalopus aquaticus, can find its prey by smelling which direction it’s in, according to a new U.S. study.
Learning becomes harder as we get older due to a reduced ability to filter out old memories, according to new international research.
Researchers in the United Kingdom confirmed Monday that a skeleton found beneath a parking lot in Leicester belonged to King Richard III.
New Australian research has shown that sleep duration changes over several days, irrespective of timing, lifestyle, and environment.
If you could erase your memories, which ones would you choose?
Sergey Brin, co-founder of Google along with Larry Page, was photographed recently on the New York subway wearing Google Glass, the company’s latest offering to augment your [...]
With new technology, scientists in Japan have detected the thought that went through a baby zebrafish’s brain when it spotted some delicious food.
The atomic structure of a zinc-based material has a surprising amount in common with the tentacles of an octopus, Oxford University researchers have found.
Homing pigeons that disappeared during two 1998 races could not hear the infrasound signal from their roost.