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A leading geneticist has claimed that human beings are the result of a cross breed between a pig and a chimp.
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Sea slugs of ` Siphopteron` genus stab their partners in the head while mating to inject chemicals in each other`s brain, it has been revealed.
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A Michigan State University researcher has for the first time demonstrated that birds do indeed communicate via scents, and that odour reliably predicts their reproductive success.
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Older male nightingales are far better at wooing their female counterparts, than their young competitors, a new study has revealed.
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While cliched pic-up lines may serve some humans well in wooing their partners, animals prefer more imaginative ways to captivate and attract potential suitors.
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A female`s mating decisions are largely based on traits that reflect fitness or those that help males perform well under the local ecological conditions, a new study has found.
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To avoid mating with the wrong moth species, the pheromone blends are specific for each moth species.
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When it comes to choosing a mate, both males and females rely on visual cues to determine which potential partner will supply the best genes, best nesting site, best territory, and best parenting skills.
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Male fruit flies consistently change their mating behaviour depending on whether they have spent time with other males before mating, according to a new study.
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Avians are move clever than you thought, with some displaying traits often similar to humans -- for example, bowerbirds found in Australia woo mates with a lavish house of illusions, says a new study.
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In a species of hawk, males dress themselves up as females to gain a sneaky advantage in the mating game.
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Singles are more likely to admit they are overweight on their online dating profiles than to say they are politically liberal or conservative.
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