Animals

Science

This Fruit Fly Brain Scan Will Convince You These Pests Are Actually Geniuses

ByKristin Scaplen and The Conversation
Health

What The Science Really Says About CBD For Pets

ByKnowable Magazine and Ula Chrobak
Pet Science

Can Dogs Really Get Seasonal Allergies? These Bizarre Behaviors Could Be A Sign

ByElana Spivack
Science

How Wasps Make Use of Biological Weapons To Conquer Their Prey

ByNala Rogers and Knowable Magazine
Science

Cicadas Squirt Jets of Pee Out Their Backsides — And That’s Not Even The Weirdest Part

ByKiona Smith
Health

This 'Previously Unheard of' Cell Could Explain Why Some Mice Are Amazing Parents

ByElana Spivack
Pet Science

Can You Train Your Cat to Sit? It's Absurdly Easy With This Simple Trick

ByElana Spivack
Science

'Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes' Raises the Question: How Intelligent Are Apes?

ByDoris Elín Urrutia
Science

“Only Once Every 221 Years:” How Scientists Predict This Rare Clash of Cicada Broods Will Go Down

ByThe Conversation, John Cooley and Chris Simon
Pet Science

Yes, You Can Train Your Cat to Use the Toilet — But Experts Warn of These Potential Consequences

ByElana Spivack
Science

Kentucky Derby Race Horses Are a Paradox — Why It's Nearly Impossible to Predict the Winner

ByDoris Elín Urrutia
Pet Science

The Forgotten, Evolutionary Reason Cats Love Being So High Up

ByElana Spivack
Pet Science

Can Dogs Benefit from Psychedelics? Here’s What the Latest Science Says

ByElana Spivack
Reel Science

Sasquatch Sunset Spotlights the Bizarre, Cult-Like World of Lazarus Taxa

ByElana Spivack
Science

Sleeping With Your Pets Could Be Bad For This Unexpected Reason

ByBrian N. Chin and The Conversation
Pet Science

Are Hypoallergenic Pets A Scam? Here’s the Truth From A Veterinarian

ByElana Spivack
Gaming

'Palworld' Update Will Finally Gives Players a Crucial Pokémon Feature

ByTrone Dowd
review

2024's Creepiest Monster Movie Falls Short Of Its Brilliantly Terrifying Premise

ByDais Johnston
Pet Science

Does Your Dog Know What a Baby Is? A Canine Expert Has a Surprising Answer

ByElana Spivack
Pet Science

The Ideal Dog Name, According to Science, Is Certainly Not What You Think

ByElana Spivack
Pet Science

This “Strange Thing” Every Cat Has Under Its Belly Baffles Scientists

ByElana Spivack
Pet Science

Will my cat eat me if I die? Science holds the delicious answer

ByTara Yarlagadda
Review

2023's Weirdest Sci-Fi Monster Movie Puts a Dystopian Twist on a Classic Trope

ByDais Johnston
Science

Would Humans Be Better Off With Tails? Science Reveals the Complicated Answer

ByLaurence D. Hurst and The Conversation
Science

Not All Bees Have a Queen. Two Bug Experts Explain Why.

ByPhil Starks, Aviva Liebert and The Conversation
Pet Science

This Common Household Cleaner Puts Puppies at Risk, Veterinary Toxicologist Says

ByElana Spivack
Science

Dune 2's Wildest Scene Has a Real-Life Counterpart on Earth

ByElana Spivack
Pet Science

Should You Take Your Cat For a Walk? Shockingly, Yes

ByElana Spivack
Science

This Hardy Creature Can Survive Almost Anything — Could It Colonize the Moon?

ByThe Conversation and Laurent Palka
Health

Your Dog Might Be Carrying Antibiotic Resistant Strains of E. Coli, New Study Suggests

ByMiriam Fauzia
Animals

Watch A Group Of Marlins Change Color As They Hunt Together

ByElana Spivack
Health

Can My Dog's Poop Get Me Sick? A Veterinarian Reveals The Uncomfortable Truth

ByJulia Wuerz and The Conversation
Science

Are Orange Cats Dumb? An Animal Expert Debunks the Viral TikTok Claim

ByThe Conversation, Julia Henning and Susan Hazel
Science

Insects Are Obsessed With Light For An Extremely Uncanny Reason

BySamuel Fabian, Jamie Theobald, Yash Sondhi and The Conversation
Pet Science

Why Do Cats Hate Water? The Aversion Has A Simple Answer

ByElana Spivack
"Despised creatures"

The Suicide Squad: Ratcatcher, Starro, and James Gunn's radical empathy

ByEmily Gaudette
Reel science

Netflix’s bloodiest sci-fi thriller of 2021 reveals a real-life monster

ByTara Yarlagadda
Science

'Seaspiracy' fact check: An expert debunks the controversial Netflix doc

ByJake Kleinman
paw patrol

Dogs need these 7 traits to survive the ultimate endurance sport

ByElisa Shoenberger
Game Previews

'Stray' transforms every annoying cat behavior into a charming game mechanic

ByHayes Madsen
Worldview

A 96 million-year-old fossil is the best reason to visit Texas for science geeks

ByDoris Elín Urrutia
Reel Science

Netflix's most inspiring new sci-fi show reveals a controversial real-life debate

ByTara Yarlagadda
Video Games Issue 2021

The best Western RPG ever made has a surprising real-life benefit

ByTara Yarlagadda
Inverse Game Reviews

'Stray' review: The best cat game ever made and a serious 2022 GOTY contender

ByJoseph Yaden
Dream Teams

What did dinosaurs look like? An unlikely team is debunking old beliefs

ByEmma Betuel
search party

Meet the vet "detectives" searching for the next Covid-19

ByAli Pattillo
Microbe swap

Does owning a pet boost your gut health?

ByMiriam Fauzia
Sound of science

Noise pollution: What the future of the cricket means for Earth's fate

ByTara Yarlagadda
Deep sea

Look: An alien-like new cephalopod was found deep in the ocean

ByRobin Bea
This week in science

NASA's electric plane and more: Understand the world through 9 images

ByRobin Bea