A Moment of Science

Why Howler Monkeys Are Changing Color

Dodany: 21 marca 2019

Scientists think that pesticides are causing Costa Rican howler monkeys to change color.

What Groundhogs Are Really Looking For

Dodany: 20 marca 2019

Around the first week of February, male groundhogs emerge from hibernation to start looking for female groundhogs.

How Fruit Flies Learn To Behave

Dodany: 19 marca 2019

Fruit flies are capable of learning behavior and passing it down to subsequent generations.

Human Echolocation

Dodany: 18 marca 2019

Scientists have shown that many blind people develop enhanced hearing abilities.

Massive Cave Found In Canada

Dodany: 15 marca 2019

A newly discovered cave could very well be tens of thousands of years old, and dangerous to explore.

Magpie Egg Hormones

Dodany: 14 marca 2019

Magpie jays are omnivorous and known for their intelligence, curiosity and boisterous vocalizations. Some magpies behave very differently from others.

Global Warming May Happen More Rapidly Than Previously Thought

Dodany: 13 marca 2019

According to a new report issued by the United Nations, immediate solutions to global warming are needed to prevent the most serious effects of climate change.

Orangutans Dwelling On The Past

Dodany: 12 marca 2019

There are signs that orangutans are communicating about the past, the first evidence that primates other than humans have that ability.

The Unexplained Appearance of Oumuamua

Dodany: 11 marca 2019

Scientists have discovered the first ever object from interstellar space in the solar system.

Silent Bees

Dodany: 8 marca 2019

Citizen scientists were involved in a fascinating study of multiple bee populations.

How Language Changes On The Internet

Dodany: 7 marca 2019

Cities like Atlanta have a much larger impact on American English than more populous cities like Dallas.

The Rare Phenomenon Of Blue Ice

Dodany: 6 marca 2019

In rare circumstances, Antarctic ice can appear blue.

How The Brain Sees

Dodany: 5 marca 2019

The human brain uses the same areas for both imagination and vision.

Orangutans Plan For The Future

Dodany: 4 marca 2019

Orangutans show signs of long-term planning in the way that they move through their habitat.

Smelling Your Way Around

Dodany: 1 marca 2019

Scientists at McGill University in Canada have found that people who have a great sense of smell are often also good navigators.

Dinosaur Feathers Found In Amber

Dodany: 28 lutego 2019

Scientists have found evidence that dinosaurs had feathers.

Save The Axolotl

Dodany: 27 lutego 2019

The wild axolotl population is critically endangered, even though domesticated axolotl salamanders are quite popular as pets.

The Regeneration Of The Axolotl

Dodany: 26 lutego 2019

Axolotls can regenerate body parts in a matter of months.

Can Animals Tell Time?

Dodany: 25 lutego 2019

New research suggests that mice possess a sense of what time it is.

Darwin’s Mystery Animals

Dodany: 22 lutego 2019

The Macrauchenia is an extinct mammal from South America. New research analyzing the collagen in its bones has helped reveal new insights about its origins.