Animal Life news stories

Crocodile Mummy Genes Confirm an Ancient Egyptian Hypothesis
3rd February 2018 | | Ancient, Animal Life, Humans, Tech
Naked Mole Rats Defy Mortality Mathematics
30th January 2018 | Animal Life, Weird

When the world is an ashen wasteland, there’s a good chance naked mole rats will still be around to keep the cockroaches company.

Egyptian sauropod reveals ancient link between Africa, Europe
30th January 2018 | | Ancient, Animal Life, Earth

Scientists have found a new dinosaur species in Egypt, a discovery that promises new insights into Late Cretaceous dinosaur evolution in Africa.

Frozen in time: Glacial archaeology on the roof of Norway
24th January 2018 | Ancient, Animal Life, Earth, Humans

What could have caused the chronological patterning of artifacts – human activity and/or past climate change? These questions are the focus of a new study published today.

Not just for Christmas: Study sheds new light on ancient human-turkey relationship
18th January 2018 | | Ancient, Animal Life, Humans

For the first time, research has uncovered the origins of the earliest domestic turkeys in ancient Mexico.

Burn, Baby, Burn: Australian Birds Steal Fire to Smoke Out Prey
10th January 2018 | | Ancient, Animal Life, Earth, Humans

This is not news to Aboriginal groups, who have reported about Firehawks in oral traditions for millennia.

News stories covering Animal Science, bacterial life, DNA.