July 23, 2014|
Due to the effects of climate change, female fur seals that successfully breed do so later in life and are more likely to have increased variability within their genomes.
July 23, 2014|
June 30, 2014|
A new model suggests emperor penguin populations could decline by 19 percent by 2100.
June 9, 2014|
Humans and coral share a cell-death pathway that has been conserved between them for more than half a billion years.
June 2, 2014|
Researchers modify a heat-loving bacterium so it can produce biofuel from switchgrass directly, with no need for costly chemical and enzymatic treatments.
June 1, 2014|
As rich sources of genetic diversity, the progenitors and kin of today’s food crops hold great promise for improving production in agriculture’s challenging future.
May 8, 2014|
An increasingly common algal growth, found in rivers the world over, is caused by changing environmental conditions, not accidental introductions.
April 22, 2014|
Judges rule that climate scientist Michael Mann’s communications are not subject to Freedom of Information Act requests.
April 1, 2014|
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s latest document discusses the dangers of a warming world, but also indicates opportunities for adaptation to the sweeping changes to come.
March 4, 2014|
A new species of giant virus discovered in the Siberian permafrost, where it’s been buried for 30,000 years, is reincarnated in the lab.