Prior studies determined that elephants, dolphins, some carnivores and certain non-human primates, such as chimpanzees, have the ability—just as humans do—to maintain enduring friendships in highly dynamic social environments. A new study, published in the latest issue of the Proceedings of the Royal Society B, adds bats to that list. Female wild Bechstein’s bats prefer to literally hang out with certain friends while they also keep loose ties to the rest of their colony. Lead author Gerald Kerth told Discovery News that these bat buddies mirror human ones.
Why, exactly, should you die for your child?
Here’s what it means for the field.
Americans on average consumed about 58 pounds of beef and veal in 2019 – compared with a global average of 14 pounds.
The key problem with the dark matter hypothesis is that nobody knows what form dark matter might take.
Video cameras on city streets are only the most visible way your movements can be tracked.