150 million year old dinosaur had multi-coloured feathers
The research, published in the journal Science, compared the structures which determine colour in living…
Golden jackal: A new wolf species hiding in plain sight
The ‘golden jackals’ of East Africa are actually ‘golden wolves’ and are the first new species of wolf to be identified in Africa for more than 150 years.
A new species of wolf has been discovered in Africa after exhaustive DNA and morphological analyses revealed it is evolutionarily distinct from the Eurasian golden jackal, which it strongly resembles
The new results were published in the Cell Press journal Current Biology by a team of scientists from the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute and the University of California, Los Angeles.