Advertisement

Image of the Day

Most Recent

image: Image of the Day: Giant Salamander

Image of the Day: Giant Salamander

By | April 2, 2013

The endangered Ozark hellbender, which blends in with mud and rocks at the bottoms of Missouri and Arkansas streams, can grow up to two feet long and can live as long as 30 years.

0 Comments

image: Image of the Day: Fluorescent Coral

Image of the Day: Fluorescent Coral

By | April 1, 2013

Over the course of the development of the coral species Seriatopora hystrix, its fluorescence shifts from green to cyan.

0 Comments

image: Image of the Day: Almost Identical Mice

Image of the Day: Almost Identical Mice

By | March 29, 2013

These mice are twins, but because of epigenetic modification, one has a kinky tail while the other does not.

0 Comments

image: Image of the Day: Arctic Bug

Image of the Day: Arctic Bug

By | March 28, 2013

The insect Clinocera nivalis doesn't freeze in the winter, supercooling down to -31 degrees F. 

2 Comments

image: Image of the Day: Sorting Cells

Image of the Day: Sorting Cells

By | March 27, 2013

Engineers have developed a portable device that can generate white blood cell counts in minutes, dividing them into four major types.

0 Comments

image: Image of the Day: Deep-Sea Skeleton

Image of the Day: Deep-Sea Skeleton

By | March 26, 2013

The anglerfish hangs a light at the end of the long protrusion from the front of its head in order to lure in prey.

0 Comments

image: Image of the Day: Artificial Ear

Image of the Day: Artificial Ear

By | March 25, 2013

Scientists grew collagen from rats' tails and cartilage from cows' ears in a mold to create a life-like prosthetic.

1 Comment

image: Image of the Day: Tiny Chameleon

Image of the Day: Tiny Chameleon

By | March 22, 2013

The first description of Brookesia micra, endemic to Madagascar, was published in 2012.

0 Comments

image: Image of the Day: External Digestion

Image of the Day: External Digestion

By | March 21, 2013

Sundew plants trap bugs with their tentacle-like leaves, which curl up to hold prey while dissolving it with sticky droplets of digestive fluid. 

0 Comments

image: Image of the Day: Crowded Cytoplasm

Image of the Day: Crowded Cytoplasm

By | March 20, 2013

A molecular model of the inside of an Escherichia coli cell, which is tightly packed with proteins and other macromolecules.

0 Comments

Follow The Scientist

icon-facebook icon-linkedin icon-twitter icon-vimeo icon-youtube
Advertisement

Stay Connected with The Scientist

  • icon-facebook The Scientist Magazine
  • icon-facebook The Scientist Careers
  • icon-facebook Neuroscience Research Techniques
  • icon-facebook Genetic Research Techniques
  • icon-facebook Cell Culture Techniques
  • icon-facebook Microbiology and Immunology
  • icon-facebook Cancer Research and Technology
  • icon-facebook Stem Cell and Regenerative Science
Advertisement
Advertisement
NeuroScientistNews
NeuroScientistNews