February 1, 2014|
February 2014's selection of notable quotes
January 30, 2014|
President Barack Obama gave a nod to research in this week’s address. But was it enough for science advocates?
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 15, 2014|
The omnibus spending bill unveiled by US Congress this week would restore some research budgets cut by sequestration, but critics say it's not enough.
January 14, 2014|
Researchers are now spotting fewer cases of imposex—in which female sea snails develop male sexual organs—as a result of a chemical ban instituted in 2008.
January 13, 2014|
As populations of top predators decline in ecosystems the world over, researchers chart the widespread effects.
January 9, 2014|
A marine bacterium generates contractile structures that are essential for the metamorphosis of a tubeworm.
January 1, 2014|
A famous frog-hopping contest yields data that challenge previous lab estimates of how far a bullfrog can jump.