March 12, 2014|
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
Covering the life sciences inside and out
March 5, 2014|
Adipose fins, long considered vestigial, may have evolved multiple times as a key adaptation in some fish, study finds.
February 25, 2014|
A flexible, sensor-loaded membrane that fits snugly around the heart provides high-resolution monitoring of multiple cardiac health markers.
February 23, 2014|
Researchers use an adapted reprogramming technique to generate hepatocytes for the repopulation of an injured mouse liver.
February 20, 2014|
Researchers reveal the molecular mechanisms of Streptomyces platensis’s defense from its own antibiotics, which inhibit fatty acid synthesis in other microbes.
February 11, 2014|
A play that dramatizes Stanley Milgram’s infamous social psychology experiments from the 1960s captures the personal side of human research.
February 7, 2014|
Five reasons why scientists should stay out of debates over evolution.
January 31, 2014|
Sidney Harris communicates science with minimal line work.
January 29, 2014|
Isabella Rossellini explores nature’s kinky side in a one-woman show.
January 23, 2014|
An analysis of the transcriptomes of several fruit fly strains reveals dozens of possible de novo genes in each.