October 9, 2012|
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
Covering the life sciences inside and out
October 4, 2012|
A brewmaster is creating a signature concoction using yeast found in his facial hair.
September 27, 2012|
Scientists unravel the confusing molecular biology behind a fruit fly’s reliance on a single type of cactus.
August 30, 2012|
Researchers monitor the movement of the Pacific’s largest predators and share the information with the world in real time.
August 29, 2012|
The latest news from a long-term study of calorie restriction in rhesus macaques shows better health, but no boost in lifespan, in monkeys who eat less.
August 1, 2012|
Researchers track tumors as they develop, providing more support for the idea that cells with stem-cell-like properties underlie cancer growth and recurrence.
June 28, 2012|
Genome sequence analysis confirms mobile genetic elements are a mutagenic mechanism in a variety of cancers.
June 25, 2012|
Louisiana’s salt marshes are recovering from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, but some areas have been irreversibly lost.
June 13, 2012|
A small patient trial offers hope that cancer-killing viruses might be a viable therapy after all.
June 6, 2012|
How the bacteria found in a tuberculosis vaccine can improve the outcome of bladder cancer treatment