July 6, 2015|
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
July 1, 2015|
Five species of waterfowl have evolved a variety of adaptations to adjust to the high altitude of South America’s Lake Titicaca.
June 24, 2015|
Specialized cardiac cells in the mouse heart appear to be the long-sought-after proliferative heart cells.
June 23, 2015|
An epigenetic variant of cytosine is stable in the genomes of living mice, suggesting a possible expansion of the DNA alphabet.
June 17, 2015|
Actin—the bones of the cell—has a preference for swirling into a counterclockwise pattern.
June 11, 2015|
With the deletion of a single gene, female Japanese rice fish can produce sperm.
May 26, 2015|
By taking cues from bird feathers, scientists engineer nanoparticle structures that produce striking colors.
May 13, 2015|
Researchers tweak gene expression in chicken embryos that may have been crucial to the evolutionary transition from dinosaur noses to bird bills.
May 6, 2015|
Fossils of a new species discovered in China suggest birds developed 6 million years earlier than previously thought.
May 4, 2015|
Cytoskeleton specialist Alan Hall was best known for unpacking the roles of Rho GTPases.