May 1, 2016|
More than you think (or could make use of)
April 19, 2016|
The massive rock that smashed into Earth 66 million years ago killed off many dinosaur species, but the animals were in steady decline for millennia before the cataclysm, researchers report.
April 15, 2016|
Sequence analysis of 41 viral strains reveals more than a half-century of change.
April 8, 2016|
Trap-jaw spiders have the fastest, most powerful bite of any arachnid, scientists show.
April 7, 2016|
In-depth analysis of the Neanderthal Y chromosome offers insights into the ancient hominins’ split with modern humans.
April 5, 2016|
Harold Morowitz, who dedicated his career to investigating the origins of life, has passed away at age 88.
April 1, 2016|
Lab Girl, The Most Perfect Thing, Half-Earth, and Cosmosapiens
March 24, 2016|
Scientists build a living cellular organism with a genome smaller than any known in nature.
March 16, 2016|
A newly described horse-size relative of Tyrannosaurus rex may help settle the question of how massive carnivorous dinosaurs took shape throughout the eons.
March 14, 2016|
Nuclear DNA from 430,000-year-old specimens indicates that Neanderthals had already diverged from their ancient-human predecessors.