Answers to Biology Questions

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27 March 2018

It's not *that* bad, Cambridge University's Bobby Seagull explained why.

20 February 2018

Are CEOs more likely to be psychopaths than other people?

20 February 2018

Why is guilt such a variable emotion?

20 February 2018

Do female animals ever try to impress the males?

20 February 2018

What's the science behind this condition?

20 February 2018

Can our brains be stimulated to make us commit crimes?

20 February 2018

Are there any two-timers in the animal kingdom?

20 February 2018

How common is conflict with love rivals in the animal kingdom?

16 January 2018

Do all animals sleep? And do any plants or bacteria?

16 January 2018

Some people are morning larks, others a night owls, but why?

16 January 2018

Why hasn't an advertisement for a sleeping creature been selected against in evolution?

19 December 2017

Fish sometimes open their mouths, but is it yawning?

05 December 2017

And what about mental health?

05 December 2017

Citizen science projects are taking to the waters...

05 December 2017

There a NEW dating app in town...

05 December 2017

WARNING: Don't ship mantis shrimps in tupperware boxes.

05 December 2017

Would you WANT to?

05 December 2017

And how do know the colours of planets?

14 November 2017

We put this to our dinosaur expert from the University of Cambridge, Jason Head.

14 November 2017

Is there any difference between fur and hair? And what did a dinosaurs "skin" look like?

10 October 2017

It's Question of the Week and we've been buzzing about this question from John..

03 October 2017

Which relative is the closest to you genetically?