Scientists at the University of Arizona found some workers are consistently idle, doing about half as much work as others in a colony. They marked ants with coloured spots (pictured) to track them.
The company’s top executives, including co-founder Steve Wozniak, made a humorous video in 1987 predicting meteoric growth rate and ‘AppleVista’ smart glasses (illustrated).
PRAGUE, Czech Republic, July 3 (UPI) — Young mice exposed to cat urine are less likely to escape feline hunters later in life.
Close-up views of this red alga show how it gets its iridescence and changes colour in the water
Eadweard Muybridge’s famous galloping horses are projected directly onto clouds from an aircraft in ground-breaking art installation
The aircraft over the course of the journey set records for longest solo flight and most time in a solar-powered flight.
LONDON, July 3 (UPI) — New research suggests one key to spiders’ mobility is the ability to travel across water like a sailboat, using their legs as sails and silk as an anchor.
André Borschberg, flying Solar Impulse 2, set a new record of 120 hours in the cockpit on a journey from Japan to Hawaii.
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Our oceans need an immediate and substantial reduction of anthropogenic greenhouse gas emissions. If that doesn’t happen, we could see far-reaching and largely irreversible impacts on marine ecosystems, which would especially be felt in developing countries.
From swearing to skiving or getting drunk, breaking the rules has lots of upsides, as a wide-ranging new book explains