Brown bears have communication hubs – new publication!

Brown bears have communication hubs! Male brown bears mark trees with a secretion from glands located on their backs. The recent discovery of pedal glands and pedal marking at the site used for tree-rubbing, lead researchers to the hypothesis that both, rubbing trees and the trails leading to those […]

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photo by Adam Wajrak

Brown bears are sweet-tooth gardeners

Brown bears like sugar-rich foods such as fruits, Yogi the bear and Boo Boo already taught us all. However, we still do not know much about how good is for a fruit to be eaten by a bear. An international group of researchers led by Alberto García-Rodríguez from the Institute of Nature […]

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