Animal Reproduction

Misdirected Courtship and Sex With Other Species

January 20, 2021 0
Evolution should select for individuals that employ ways of discerning members of their own species from any others. Reproductive success of those engaing in sex with organisms of another species should therefore be drastically reduced. […]
Animal Parenting

Elephant Moms and the Loss of a Calf

January 6, 2021 0
It is commonly accepted that elephants are extremely intelligent and curious animals, capable of complex social interactions. Recorded events have clearly demonstrated that elephants are intensely curious of other elephant corpses at varying states of […]
Animal Reproduction

The Environment Affects The Size Of These Bird Eggs

December 30, 2020 0
Female birds can change egg contents based on social status, the qualities of dad, and in response to environmental factors. For example, when population density is high and a female’s chicks are likely to experience […]