May 15, 2012|
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
May 14, 2012|
Programs that provide sustainable certification for fisheries may be too generous with their accreditation.
May 10, 2012|
Floating pools of plastic debris in the Pacific offer more surfaces for marine insects to lay eggs.
May 2, 2012|
After much ado, Nature publishes the first report of a bird flu virus adapted for transmission in ferrets.
May 1, 2012|
A new brown tree snake control strategy takes to the skies as scientists scatter toxic rodents over Guam’s forest canopy.
April 30, 2012|
A US science official recommends extending moratorium on bird flu studies as well as other types of risky research.
April 26, 2012|
A population of neurons in pigeon brains encodes direction, intensity, and polarity of the Earth’s magnetic field.
April 23, 2012|
The NIH agrees with the government advisory board’s recommendation to publish both controversial bird flu studies in full.
April 19, 2012|
Living cells escaping from Antarctic glaciers could speed global warming and affect marine life.
April 18, 2012|
Science adviser John Holdren speaks out about how the Presidential Administration is handling the controversial research that rendered avian flu transmissible between ferrets.