The Gathering Swarms: Full Episode

Check out swarm intelligence, essentially a living embodiment of social media in the natural world.

May 21st, 2014 | Comments

The Dirt: This Week in Nature (September 22-28)

Male pufferfish woo with incredible sand designs, monogamous coyotes call Chicago home, and bees find most efficient flower route every time.

Sep 28th, 2012 | Comments

The Dirt: This Week in Nature (September 15-21)

Species of monkey previously unknown to scientists discovered in the Congo, 390 million-year-old mollusk reconstructed in 3-D, and spongy tissue found in human hearts also found in those of reptiles.

Sep 21st, 2012 | Comments

The Dirt: This Week in Nature (July 28-August 3)

An 80-year-old lobster is saved from restaurant fate, bees clue us in to "anti-aging" chemical, and a new study suggests atmospheric temperature may impact beak size of birds.

Aug 3rd, 2012 | Comments

Silence of the Bees: Introduction

In the winter of 2006, millions of bees vanished from their hives without a trace. The epidemic set researchers scrambling to discover why honeybees were dying in record numbers -- and to stop the epidemic in its tracks before it spread further.

Feb 16th, 2011 | Comments

Animals Behaving Badly: Introduction

NATURE investigates the sometimes exasperating efforts of people and wild animals to adapt to each other when their worlds collide.

Oct 21st, 2004 | Comments

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