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China just ticked off another accomplishment in space: its first manned docking in orbit. Next stop...the Moon?
One expert says Asia’s space race could result in peaceful competition--or military conflict.
Is the unmanned spacecraft the first step toward a Chinese space station?
This week, China launched Chang'e One, a robotic lunar orbiter. Does the launch mean the start of a new global space race?
The nautilus, the “living fossil” of cephalopods, can uncover the origins of the...
Could a stash of ancient bones be the work of a giant cephalopod?
In less than a second, cephalopods can change the color, pattern and shape of th...
Biologist Sarah Zylinski studies how cuttlefish see the world by looking at thei...
\tWith its heavy outer shell, weak vision, and primitive brain, the nautilus lacks much of the excitement of the more flashy and cunning cephalopods. Yet a series of experiments by evolutionary biologists Dr. Jennifer Basil and Robyn Crook involving fish juice, blue lights, and mazes dispels the notion that this ancient species is incapable of basic learning and throws into question the origins of cephalopods' intellectual prowess.