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New research gives coastal planners better insight into how major storms can rapidly reshape coastlines.
We'll get highlights from the American Geophysical Union's ocean sciences meeting.
We'll get highlights from the scientific meeting of the American Geophysical Union, going on this week.
An update on the latest research from the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology annual meeting.
Much-maligned moths are more than the butterfly’s drab cousin.
Hawk moths feed like hummingbirds. Ty Hedrick wants to know how they hold steady...
Can woolly bear caterpillars predict winter weather?
Several newly-discovered species of caterpillar in Hawaii function equally well ...
A virus known as baculovirus sends caterpillar climbing for the treetops.
\tLegend holds that the length of a woolly bear caterpillar’s color bands can be used to forecast how severe the winter weather will be. The myth dates back to colonial American folklore but was popularized by a 1948 study. SciFri finds out if there’s any truth to the lore, and what the caterpillar’s fuzzy bristles are really used for.