By: Joseph Castro, LiveScience Contributor
Published: 01/24/2013 12:07 PM EST on LiveScience
Despite having tiny brains, dung beetles are surprisi...
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By: Jennifer Welsh, LiveScience Staff Writer
Published: 04/13/2012 03:56 PM EDT on LiveScience
Dung beetles prefer the smelliest poop they can fin...
Photo by Arno & Louise Wildlife.
Do you have a favorite animal? Chemist Sir Harold Kroto does. It is the dung beetle. Why?
Because it is:
By: Charles Choi, LiveScience Contributor
Published: 01/18/2012 05:11 PM EST on LiveScience
Dung beetles dance on top of balls of po...
The fundamental challenge facing dung beetles is, unsurprisingly, finding dung. Time is of the essence -- arrive late and you might find that another poo pirate has stolen the prize.
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