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Lemurs in Love Take on the Same Smell

Forget his n’ hers watches this Valentine’s Day: A species of lemur prefers a set of matching scents. In a move that can only make master perfumers green with envy, pairs of Coquerel’s sifakas (Propithecus coquereli) that have ...

Dangerous Dating: 4 Animals That Take Love to the Extreme

Finding true love is difficult no matter what species you were born into—but at least humans don’t have to worry about being eaten on a first date. Black widow spider and scorpion females famously kill and sometimes eat ...

Animal Valentines: 5 of Nature’s Best Flirters

For some lovebirds in the animal kingdom, every day is Valentine’s Day. But how do mates win each other over? A little flirting can go a long way … and frankly, it’s a heck of a bonding agent with ...