Cats Are Divas Who Refuse to Cooperate With Scientists

Are cats geniuses? No doubt you believe firmly in Fluffy's dolphin-like IQ, but it turns out that science just doesn't have a very good sense of how intelligent cats really are. Because cats are as cooperative with scientists as they are with the rest of us puny humans. » 4/21/14 5:30pm 4/21/14 5:30pm

The world's first big cats came from Asia, not Africa

A recent fossil discovery in the Himalayas has pushed back the clock on big cat evolution by as much as seven million years. But not only that, the discovery of this previously unknown ancient leopard shows that these apex predators arose in Asia, not Africa. » 11/13/13 9:40am 11/13/13 9:40am