February 13, 2014|
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
February 3, 2014|
Female spiders prefer gifts from males to be wrapped in silk.
January 29, 2014|
Isabella Rossellini explores nature’s kinky side in a one-woman show.
January 24, 2014|
Mistimed sleep disrupts human transcriptome; canine tumor genome; de novo Drosophila genes; UVA light lowers blood pressure; aquatic microfauna fight frog-killing fungus
January 21, 2014|
A virus that causes blight in plants may contribute the catastrophic decline of honeybee colonies.
January 20, 2014|
Mature trees soak up more CO2 than younger ones, a study shows, overturning a bit of botanical dogma.
January 17, 2014|
Birds flying in V formations coordinate their position and flapping in ways predicted to maximize energy conservation.
January 16, 2014|
Ant, bee, and wasp queens emit a similar class of pheromones that sterilize their workers, hinting at a shared ancestry for these chemicals.