Mantis shrimp are formidable punchers. The oceanic animals assault prey with a club-like appendage that travels fast as a speeding bullet. Surprisingly, the mantis shrimp can repeatedly pummel prey at […]
People aren’t the only organism to lend a hand to family members in need – bacteria do it too. This unexpected cooperative bacteria behavior has implications for your health and evolution.
Whether you’re looking at caution signs or a buzzing insect, black and yellow stripes mean danger. At least that’s what the insects would like you to think. Sure, bee and […]
Algae are a problem for fish tank and pond owners alike. Finding algae in bodies of water is no surprise, but it can also be found in some very unexpected […]