Reproduction in Plants
Flower structure.Learn the parts of an angiosperm flower and the functions of each.
General stages in the life cycle of flowering plants.Very useful commented photo gallery to learn about the life cycle of angiosperms.
Foxgloves.The foxglove is a marvellous example of a plant which is adapted to be pollinated by insects. Learn how certain parts of this plant have been specially modified over time so that it is able to attract insects.
Orchids: nature's sexy sirens.Orchids are just fascinating beings. Their refined sexual behaviour involves from promising food to even tricking insects into thinking they're a sexual partner. Learn more.
Male wasps make love to orchids.Learn how orchids mimic female wasps to favour their own fertilisation.
Reproduction in Animals
Penis length isn't everything… for barnacle males.Longer isn't always better, according to some men, and it seems the same is true for barnacles, too.
'Virgin births' for giant lizards.Females of the Komodo Dragon, the largest lizard in the world, are capable of producing offspring without male contact.
Ants inhabit 'world without sex'.An Amazonian ant has developed into an all-female species, researchers have found.