The EPA is now in charge of regulating the use of Oxitec’s strain of Aedes aegypti, genetically engineered to reduce populations of the insects.
February 11, 2016|
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
August 17, 2015|
What researchers are learning as they sequence, map, and decode species’ genomes
May 21, 2015|
Squid, cuttlefish, and octopuses possess vision machinery in their skin.
August 21, 2014|
Cephalopod skin inspires engineers to design sheets of adaptive camouflage sensors.
August 1, 2014|
Deep-sea octopus has the longest-known brooding period known for any animal species.
May 16, 2014|
Antidepressant could prevent Alzheimer’s plaques; 12,000-year-old human skeleton sequenced; disentangling the mystery of octopus arms; taking a look at the ocular microbiome
May 15, 2014|
Researchers uncover a self-recognition mechanism that prevents octopus limbs from becoming entangled, despite their powerful suction.
August 17, 2012|
A color-changing machine mimics the rubbery body and flexible movements of octopuses, squid, and cuttlefish.
May 1, 2012|
Masters of the Planet, Learning from the Octopus, Darwin’s Devices, and Psychology’s Ghosts