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We Didn’t Evolve for This

A lesson from the animal kingdom on why COVID-19 is so deadly to humans.

How Sea Turtles Find Their Way

Whether you’re a sea turtle or a ship’s captain, you’ll need two tools—a map and a compass.

The Fungal Evangelist Who Would Save the Bees

How mushrooms could solve colony collapse disorder.

Evolution Is the Greatest Show on Earth

These videos are a gateway drug to science.

The Man Who Saw the Pandemic Coming

Will the world now wake up to the global threat of zoonotic diseases?

The Unintended Beauty of Starlings

Those wondrous, undulating flocks are stirred by predators.

The Tricky Problem with Other Minds

How our mental states overlap with and diverge from those of other species.

It Takes a Village to Raise a Meerkat

What the rare cooperative species tells us about ourselves.

Tantalizing Creatures with Male and Female Genes

Gyandromorphs overturn traditional theories of sexual development.