Longfin damselfish (left) have domesticated mysid shrimps (right).
While humans domesticate plants and animals, these relationships are surprisingly rare in other species. Our new study found a species of fish that appears to have domesticated a kind of tiny shrimp.
A new study of ancient Botai horses turns our knowledge about wild and domestic horses on its head.
Scientists have shown the origins of today's popular 'tabby' cat.
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An animal science expert explains why Crufts teaches us so much about man's best friend.
Keep playing dumb and they might even let us sleep by the fire.
With humans providing lots of easy leftover food, wolves had a great incentive to 'self-domesticate'.
So, you found my ancestors? Are you sure this time?
There has been much debate about how cats went from hunting in the wild to a much-loved pet. That is because we know little…
Yeah, they messed with my genes.
The Silk Road snaked across continents for more than a thousand years, shaping civilisations in East and West. Famously trodden by Alexander the Great and Genghis Khan, the trade route brought riches to…