Proteins with unstable 3-D structures help the microscopic animals withstand drying.
April 11, 2012|
A giraffe’s spots can give away its years.
Daily News Roundup
April 9, 2012|
Yet another study demonstrates that how pesticides might be related to the collapse of wild bee colonies.
April 4, 2012|
A deadly mushroom toxin shrinks pancreatic tumors in mice.
March 30, 2012|
Bees exposed to neonicotinoids, a widely-used class of pesticide, navigate poorly and produce fewer queens, suggesting a role for neonicotinoids in colony collapse.
March 27, 2012|
The movie director-turned-explorer made the 6.8-mile drop to the deepest point on the seafloor, but wasn’t too impressed by what he found.
March 15, 2012|
An armored, remote controlled contraption fitted with a camera snaps dangerously close pictures of lions in Masai Mara.
March 13, 2012|
Nobel Laureate Sherwood Rowland, who first demonstrated that the ozone layer could be destroyed by chemical pollutants, passes away at age 84.
March 12, 2012|
A new survey finds that men as well as women scientists struggle to find time for family and life outside of the lab.
March 7, 2012|
A researcher spins spider silk into violin strings.
February 24, 2012|
Greenpeace flags researchers' payments from a climate change skeptic organization.