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Are vulnerable lions eating endangered zebras?

Posted August 31, 2018

Are Laikipia's recovering lions turning to endangered Grevy's zebras (Equus grevyi) for their next meal?

Aspen is making a comeback in and around Yellowstone National Park, because of predators

Posted August 30, 2018

The reintroduction of wolves into Yellowstone National Park is tied to the recovery of aspen in areas around the park.

Heritability explains fast-learning chicks


Both genetic and environmental factors explain cognitive traits, shows a new study carried out on red junglefowl. Researchers have shown that the ability of fowl to cope with difficult learning tasks is heritable, while their optimism can be explained by environmental factors.