July 2, 2014|
Genetic analysis splits one species into 126.
July 1, 2014|
A mysterious iridovirus outbreak in a lab colony of crickets reveals the virus’s ability to spur increased sexual activity.
June 30, 2014|
A new model suggests emperor penguin populations could decline by 19 percent by 2100.
June 30, 2014|
Mice infected with a malaria-causing parasite emit odors that are more attractive to malaria-transmitting mosquitoes than uninfected animals, a study shows.
June 5, 2014|
A new plan to protect the Great Lakes from the invasive species is set in motion.
June 1, 2014|
As rich sources of genetic diversity, the progenitors and kin of today’s food crops hold great promise for improving production in agriculture’s challenging future.
May 30, 2014|
Human proteome cataloged; island-separated crickets evolved silence; molecule shows promise for combatting coronaviruses; study replication etiquette; another call for STAP retraction
May 29, 2014|
Two island populations of male crickets independently evolved to evade parasites by keeping quiet, and have come up with a way to sneak matings with females that still seek the male courtship song.
May 22, 2014|
Mice in nature appear to enjoy running on wheels, helping to settle the question whether the behavior is a just a neurotic response in lab mice.
May 8, 2014|
An increasingly common algal growth, found in rivers the world over, is caused by changing environmental conditions, not accidental introductions.