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The evolutionary reason for the massive difference in size between male and female giant moa – the extinct giant birds of New Zealand – has been...

Scientists are putting their bananas away, because chimpanzees don’t need any persuading when it comes to getting stuck into brain games.

Chicks that stock up on their five-a-day outshine their love rivals in later life, a new study shows.

An international team of 30 scientists has proposed a new system of monitoring changes in global biodiversity.

Scientists have mapped out land mammal populations, and overlapped this with information of where droughts and cyclones are most likely to occur....

Scientists from the Zoological Society of London (ZSL), University of Oxford, the British Trust for Ornithology (BTO) and RSPB report on the...

In a study published today in The American Naturalist, a group of scientists led by the Zoological Society of London (ZSL) have used a technique...

Trichomonosis, typically found in pigeons and doves in the UK was first recognized as a new infectious disease in British finches in 2005.

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The special issue of Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B looks at the spread of infectious diseases, such as SARS, Bird Flu and...

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