With damaged cells removed, mice live 35% longer. (Could humans be next?)
February 5, 2016, 1:05 p.m. by Michael Graham Richard
Mayo Clinic researchers remove worn-out senescent cells and get some impressive results.
'Behemoth' new species of daddy longlegs discovered in Oregon mountains
January 31, 2016, 6:13 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The surprising find shows just how much there is to learn about the biodiversity of southern Oregon's mountainous region.
Humane animal testing startup helps sick pets and maybe human lives, too
January 30, 2016, 10:34 a.m. by Sidney Stevens
The One Health Company seeks to find disease cures without killing animals.
Animal brought back to life after 30 years of being frozen
January 25, 2016, 12:17 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Remarkably, the creature even managed to lay eggs that hatched into offspring shortly after being revived.
Falcons found keeping other birds as prisoners before eating them
January 11, 2016, 10:37 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Live birds were seen being stuffed into tight crevices so they could not escape, to keep them fresh for later.
Creepy ant experiment could lead to development of mind-control drugs
January 6, 2016, 1:44 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
An enzyme has been discovered that instantly alters ant behavior. Could it work on people too?
New ninja lanternshark species lights up the sea
December 30, 2015, 10:58 a.m. by Laura Geggel, LiveScience
A group of high schoolers gave the shark its ninja moniker.
The 10 strangest animal discoveries of 2015
December 29, 2015, 12:30 p.m. by Laura Geggel, LiveScience
From teeny-tiny snails to mice with fangs, it was a banner year for odd critters.