Recent Posts

Recent Comments

Archives

Categories

Meta

prefer

Sorry, Posts you requested could not be found...

Does Your Dog Prefer You Over Anyone Else? It’s Complicated.
Newsprefer

Does Your Dog Prefer You Over Anyone Else? It’s Complicated.

A dog looks up at its owner in Washington, D.C. Photograph by Sam Kittner, National Geographic Creative Does your dog really want to hang out with you instead of anyone else? We like to think so, but research shows that it's a little more complicated. Scientists already knew that dogs interact with objects and explore…

Daft male spiders prefer females who are more likely to eat them
Newspreferspiders

Daft male spiders prefer females who are more likely to eat them

A male and female brown widow (Latrodectus geometricus)By Jasmin Fox-Skelly Female brown widow spiders get grumpy in their old age. They demand more courtship displays from males, and are more likely to eat the suitor. Despite that, given the choice males will pursue them instead of younger, more fertile females who won’t eat them. For…