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Primate sleep patterns help explain human evolution

BBC | 
Watching an orangutan sleep is like watching a giant, orange baby slumbering sweetly. These huge great apes like to get ...

Anus is no laughing matter: How unlikely organ shaped animal evolution

BBC | 
The anus is one of the most important parts of many animals; an essential structure that changes how an organism’s ...
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