Article, Science

These Ants Use Mercenaries to Fight for Them

Matt Soniak

In the jungles of Panama, a group of farmers ekes out a living by raising fungi for food.

Why Won’t These Bugs Cross This Line?

Matt Soniak

At this invisible line, two related species of millipedes meet, but don’t mix—and no one knows why.

Zombies, Fire Drills, and Bad Decision-Making

Matt Soniak

Imagine that the dead have risen from their graves. They’ve gotten into a building you’re hiding out in. You slink down the hallway and enter what you think is a safe room.

Meet the Vampire Spider

Matt Soniak

Some Spiders Can Eat Bats

Matt Soniak

What Does Marijuana Do to Spiders?

Matt Soniak

According to forest rangers who were led to a hilltop grow site by under-the-influence animals in Italy, deer who’ve consumed marijuana plants are “unusually frisky” and “abnormally high-spirited.” Th

Rosalind Franklin and the Search for DNA

Miss Cellania

Ada Lovelace: The First Computer Programmer

Miss Cellania

Ada Lovelace has been called the world's first computer programmer. What she did was write the world’s first machine algorithm for an early computing machine that existed only on paper.

Happy Virus Appreciation Day!

Miss Cellania

A Parrot’s First Flight

Matt Soniak

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