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Golden jackal spreads throughout Europe

January 15, 2019

The golden jackal (Canis aureus) has occupied Europe for about 8,000 years, but since the 1950s, its population has been on the rise, eclipsing the population of ...

When wolves go high, moose go low

February 13, 2018

As researchers studied gray wolves (Canis lupus) in northeastern Minnesota, they discovered that as their numbers increase, the moose (Alces americanus) population ...

Who eats faster, male or female cheetahs?

November 4, 2016

How do mid-sized predators stay safe at meal times, despite larger predators lurking on the landscape? For cheetahs (Acinonyx jubatus), the answer depends on age ...