May 15, 2012|
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
Covering the life sciences inside and out
May 3, 2012|
A lack of methodological detail in the published literature threatens the foundation of scientific discourse.
April 30, 2012|
Research on an 18th and 19th century Finnish population suggests that agriculture and monogamy may not have stopped human evolution.
April 19, 2012|
Scientists show that manmade nucleic acids can replicate and evolve, ushering in a new era in synthetic biology.
April 10, 2012|
Social insect soldiers not only protect the colony from insect invasions; some also secrete strong antifungal compounds to kill microscopic enemies.
April 5, 2012|
The Dutch artist's sunflower paintings have attracted the attention of doctors and geneticists.
April 2, 2012|
Vaccination via tiny microneedles elicits a powerful immune response in the skin.
March 15, 2012|
Soccer ball-sized eyes may help giant squid see distant predators in the deep, dark ocean.
March 14, 2012|
Knocking electrons out of atomic orbit with a laser allows researchers to take femtosecond-scale “movies” of molecules in motion.