Antivenom: how it’s made and why it’s so precious

Some 100,000 people die each year from venomous snakes bites. Most die because there’s not enough antivenom.

Camouflage or bright colours: what’s better for survival?

The wild is often home to a game of hide or seek, and animals need to be well adapted to their part of the game. For those who are constantly juggling the role of prey, however, the game seems to always favor them less. We, as humans, have little direct contact with these underlying mechanics of survival, as we sit