Ethology
Ethology is the scientific and objective study of animal behaviour, usually with a focus on behaviour under natural conditions. Behaviourism is a term that also describes the scientific and objective...
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Harnas Cheetah Feeding Frenzy
Feeding of ~30 cheetahs at Harnas in Namibia. It's a real feast! * Jukin Media Verified * Find this video and others like it by visiting https://www.jukinmedia.com/licensing/view/977357 For licensing ...
A One-Day Starvation Secret Got the Nobel Prize
You probably know that most tissues in your body regularly replace their cells with new ones. Different organs need their own time to renew completely. And some tissues don't replace their cells at al...
Spiders can use their silk to spin balloons that...
Spiders can use their silk to spin balloons that send them soaring more than 60 miles away.
A Poisonous Frog Hiding In Plain Sight
The poison dart frog may be the world’s most poisonous animal on earth, but the bold warning of its skin also doubles as camouflage.
Wait until you see what happens when the...
Wait until you see what happens when the last dog's name is called!
Try this with your cat and show us the results!
Try this with your cat and show us the results!
The Silicon Valley execs who don't eat for days: 'It's not dieting, it's biohacking'
Techies are pushing the trend of intermittent fasting for weight loss – made popular by diets like the 5:2 plan – to the extreme. Are they crazy?
This Is What Really Happens To Your Body When You Practice Intermittent Fasting
Contrary to popular belief, intermittent fasting is not an extreme or dangerous form of “dieting.” It’s actually a very healthy practice that’s loaded with a number health benefits. What kind of heal...
Barbra Streisand Says Trump Causing Her to Gain Weight
Barbra Streisand tweeted that President Donald Trump is causing her to gain weight.
Boxing Match: Watch Female Hare Punch Her Suitors | National Geographic
These hares can pack a punch. Filmed just north of Cairngorn National Park in Scotland, these mountain hares are likely tussling over a mate. But unlike othe...
The Romanian Revolution (1989)...When An Oppressed People Had Enough The Winds Of Change Move Quickly.
No matter what system is in place the winds of change tumble fast when people had enough. This took place in Romania in 1989 as the revolution spread through Eastern Europe and the Berlin Wall collaps...
Instinct
Instinct or innate behavior is the inherent inclination of a living organism towards a particular complex behavior. The simplest example of an instinctive behavior is a fixed action pattern (FAP), in ...
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Animal migration
Animal migration is the relatively long-distance movement of individuals, usually on a seasonal basis. It is found in all major animal groups, including birds, mammals, fish, reptiles, amphibians, in...
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Dominance (ethology)
Dominance in ethology is an "individual's preferential access to resources over another." Dominance in the context of biology and anthropology is the state of having high social status relative to one...
Dominance (ethology) - Wikipedia
Neuroethology
Neuroethology is the evolutionary and comparative approach to the study of animal behavior and its underlying mechanistic control by the nervous system. This interdisciplinary branch of behavioral ne...
Neuroethology - Wikipedia
Animal psychopathology
Animal psychopathology is the study of mental or behavioral disorders in non-human animals.Historically, there has been an anthropocentric tendency to emphasize the study of animal psychopathologies a...
Deception in animals
Deception in animals is the transmission of misinformation by one animal to another, of the same or different species, in a way that propagates beliefs that are not true. Deception in animals does not...
Deception in animals - Wikipedia
Cultural transmission in animals
Cultural transmission, also known as cultural learning, is the process and method of passing on socially learned information. Within a species, cultural transmission is greatly influenced by how adult...
Cultural transmission in animals - Wikipedia
Animal culture
Animal culture describes the current theory of cultural learning in non-human animals through socially transmitted behaviors. The question as to the existence of culture in non-human societies has bee...
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Animal sexual behaviour
Animal sexual behaviour takes many different forms, even within the same species. Common mating or reproductively motivated systems include monogamy, polyandry, polygamy, and promiscuity. Other sexual...
Animal sexual behaviour - Wikipedia
Emotion in animals
Emotions in animals are the subjective feelings and emotions experienced by nonhuman vertebrates and, more controversially, other members of the animal kingdom. Emotions may be described as subjectiv...
Emotion in animals - Wikipedia
Animal sexuality
Animal sexual behaviour takes many different forms, even within the same species. Common mating or reproductively motivated systems include monogamy, polyandry, polygamy, and promiscuity. Other sexual...
Animal sexuality - Wikipedia
Animal sounds
This is a list of animal sounds in the English language. Most of these words can be used as either noun or verb. A majority of them are onomatopoeia.