Life & Evolution

Topic Image Rail


The giraffe’s journey to long-necked wonder began more than 20 million years ago, a new study finds.

horse fetus fossil

IN FOAL  The oldest known skeleton of a pregnant Eurohippus messelensis mare holds an almost fully grown fetus (circled). The petite mare weighed around 5 kilograms, some 100 times less than horses of today. 

staghorn coral

WHY HERE  Colors of underwater lighting can change the preferences of staghorn coral larvae when they are making their big decision about where to live as adults (shown).

Life & Evolution

Subscribe to RSS - Life & Evolution