Among octopuses, researchers are finding that the larger Pacific striped octopus is a bit of an oddball.

Today we kick off Science Today’s second annual Corvid Week.

How can you protect something you don't know exists? Improved documentation of sharks helps conservation effort.

Flamboyant Cuttlefish

Learn how and why cephalopods like octopuses, squid, and cuttlefish change colors.

Botanical gardens could be the key to educating and feeding a growing population.

Millipedes in California's mountain ranges use bioluminescence to avoid predators, but how did it originate?

Photo of pygmy sloth

An Academy researcher is studying the adorable, elusive pygmy sloth, a critically endangered species.

How do bombardier beetles create and survive their deadly blasts? (With bonus scientist interview)

Our last post for Earth Day week—invasive lionfish push their way to Brazil.

One unique group of spiders tell a magnificent tale of the history of our planet...

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