Latest Research

Elysia chlorotica

Solar-powered sea slug

  Sea slugs have the ability to perform some astonishing feats. Some can take on the toxins of their prey to increase their own defences, while others c...
Orangutan, Borneo

Orangutans take the logging road

  In the face of the ongoing destruction of their ancient rainforest habitat, orangutans are showing signs of adaptation. Researchers working in the ...
John Turnbull / Flickr

Fantastic facial hair

The splendid whiskers of seals aren't your typical moustache, and they aren't simply for looking sophisticated as the seal glides through its marine realm. The ...