The discovery of a tumor-protecting role for a fatty acid found in fish oil has sparked debate about the product’s safety.
October 1, 2014|
October 2014's selection of notable quotes
September 1, 2014|
Vein patterns in the wings of developing fruit flies never vary by more than the width of a single cell.
August 13, 2014|
Hemocytes can form neurons in adult crayfish, a study shows.
June 23, 2014|
Starvation suspends cellular activity in C. elegans larvae and extends their lifespan.
June 18, 2014|
Microroboticists have designed simple sensors based on insect light organs called ocelli to stabilize a miniature flying robot.
June 4, 2014|
A study documents boys with autism who were exposed to elevated levels of testosterone, cortisol, and other hormones in utero.
May 1, 2014|
A symbiotic relationship between squid and bacteria provides an alternative explanation for bacterial sheathed flagella.
April 14, 2014|
Doctors implant custom-made organs, built from a tissue sample and a biodegradable scaffold, into four female patients born with underdeveloped or missing vaginas.
April 2, 2014|
Researchers complete an atlas depicting gene expression across the developing human brain.
March 26, 2014|
New research suggests that the wooly beasts may have succumbed to a shrinking gene pool or intense environmental pressures as their species went extinct.