Scientists are using pupil measurements to study a wide range of psychological processes and to get a glimpse into the mind.
July 1, 2015|
Disease eradication in the 21st century
June 29, 2015|
Male and female mice utilize different immune cells to process pain, a study shows.
June 25, 2015|
Researchers have found the New Guinea flatworm, one of the world’s most invasive species, in Florida, putting native ecosystems at serious risk.
May 27, 2015|
People with a congenital disorder that makes them unable to feel pain have mutations in a histone-modifying gene.
May 3, 2015|
Species die-offs are expected to accelerate as greenhouse gases accumulate, according to a meta-analysis.
April 24, 2015|
One study shows the insects prefer food laced with pesticides, while another adds to the evidence that the chemicals are harmful to some pollinators.
March 31, 2015|
Inhibitory nerve cells in the spinal cord stop the transmission of pain and itch signals in mice.
March 1, 2015|
Evolving Ourselves, The Man Who Touched His Own Heart, Bats, and The Invaders
February 11, 2015|
Researchers uncover one way capsaicin—the spicy compound found in chili peppers—provides pain relief.
January 1, 2015|
Chinese farmers’ efforts at rearing wild animals may benefit conservation and reduce human health risks.