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One of the most effective predators in the animal kingdom is smaller than your thumb, and it won’t win any races. The dwarf sea horse is less than an inch long, and with its S-shaped body and small dorsal fin, it’s going nowhere fast. But oddly enough, this unusual body shape and lack of speed make the sea horse a menacing hunter. Read full article >>
By Robert Niles: Despite what you might have heard about Disney's future theme park attraction plans, the Avatar "World of Pandora" land at Disney's Animal Kingdom at the Walt Disney World Resort remains good to go, and we've seen the plans that prove it. Show More Summary
In Disney’s Frozen, loosely based on The Snow Queen by Hans Christian Andersen, a trio of characters—Princess Anna (Kristen Bell), mountain man Kristoff (Jonathan Groff), and snowman Olaf (Josh Gad)—hope to save the kingdom from an eternal...Show More Summary
Seahorses have prehensile tails, which they use to cling to seagrass like little underwater monkeys. That's just one of the tricks that help make up for the fact that seahorses are some of the slowest swimmers in the animal kingdom.
These animals easily outsmart each other, their surroundings, average fifth graders…
There were no teddy bears in sight for Miley Cyrus's performance at the American Music Awards, but she still managed to keep the animal kingdom involved. She gave an impressive performance of "Wrecking Ball," but the giant kitten projected behind her pretty much stole the show by lip-syncing along. Show More Summary
He was claimed to be the most photographed animal of all time (even appearing on the front cover of dance music duo Basement Jaxx’s album Rooty), and he was indisputably one of the animal kingdom’s greatest, most readily recognisable icons. He died 10 years ago this week. So here is my tribute to Little Snowflake [...]
They are among the animal kingdom's most industrious workers … now a study reveals why colonies of ants and bees depend on females for their success. Altruistic workers in social insect colonies – such as ants, bees and wasps – are more likely to be female, because their maternal instincts make them better at caring for the queen's offspring. read more
"I could look at nothing else in the world but his face, more hideous than any other in the animal kingdom because of its similarity to our own, yet in its way more noble than any Greek ideal of perfection." From Daniel Quinn's "Ishmael."...Show More Summary
SAN DIEGO — Research released today reveals a new model for a genetic eye disease, and shows how animal models — from fruit flies to armadillos and monkeys — can yield valuable information about the human brain. The findings were presented...Show More Summary
When it comes to beauty treatments, more spas are looking to the animal kingdom for ideas. There are the snails, whose mucus leaves a trail of anti-aging and skin-rejuvenating properties on the skin of spa goers. There are the skin-eating fish pedicures and the bee-venom facials and the python massages. Show More Summary
Emily Esfahani Smith explains: Brain size generally increases with body size across the animal kingdom. Elephants have huge brains while mice have tiny ones. But humans are the great exception to this rule. Given the size of our bodies, our brains should be much smaller—but they are by far the largest in the animal kingdom relative […]
In today's comments, we looked at some behavioral glitches in the animal kingdom, read physics journals with the hope of seeing the TARDIS in there (and it was!), and learned some fascinating new details about the world of theoretical materials science. Read more...
Humans aren't the only creatures capable of romance. The animal kingdom is full of romantic moments. From monkeys to tigers to one very confused bunny and fawn, we've got the cutest, cuddliest, most romantic animals of all time.
Well, mostly. We returned from our Disney vacation on Sunday. It was a wonderful time. I got to spend a week with my dearest friend and her family while enjoying all of the magic that Disney World and the Animal Kingdom Lodge had to offer. I don’t know what I was expecting when we left, […]
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Last week you got a glimpse of the melee classes coming to the anime world of Aura Kingdom. But what if you eschew the face-to-face fighting style of melee and prefer to fling fireballs at your foes or offer friends succor instead? Then...Show More Summary
If you've ever dreamed of exploring the world of Pandora in James Cameron's film Avatar, that dream could soon come true - Disney World has announced plans to build an attraction based on the alien planet! Disney just unveiled the first images of the upcoming
By Robert Niles: Typically, theme parks fans cheer when companies announce major new attractions. But Disney's Avatar project, now under development for Disney's Animal Kingdom in Florida, has divided the fan base. Not since California Adventure has a new Disney project under development angered so many potential fans. Show More Summary