Mice fed a diet high in saturated fat show shifts in their gut microbes and develop obesity-related inflammation.
October 9, 2012|
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
Covering the life sciences inside and out
October 4, 2012|
Music videos could be helpful tools for science communication and education, but anti- and pseudoscience activists are also using this medium to spread their views.
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.
September 25, 2012|
Security concerns during the Cold War may have led to the generation of misinformation on the physiological effects of microwave radiation from mobile phones.
September 17, 2012|
Many vaccines are on the market for various serogroups of meningococcal disease, but a solution to provide broad protection against MenB remains elusive.
September 7, 2012|
Professional dialogue between scientists and non-scientists is not easy, but when successful, it can create powerful insights and relationships.
August 31, 2012|
Stem cells collected from younger donors are more effective for transplantation and regenerative medicine than those from older individuals.
August 30, 2012|
Researchers monitor the movement of the Pacific’s largest predators and share the information with the world in real time.
August 28, 2012|
As a new age in scholarly publishing dawns, improved standards for openness in communicating scientific information promise to eliminate biases and publication delays.