The largely overlooked resident fungal community plays a critical role in human health and disease.
July 13, 2011|
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
July 5, 2011|
The deadly-when-eaten invasive amphibians that have been plaguing Australian wildlife for years continue to poison even after they’re dead.
July 1, 2011|
I the dark Arctic shallows one research finds heterotrophic marine bacteria doing a surprising amount of carbon fixing.
June 30, 2011|
United Nation officials declare rinderpest the first animal disease to be fully eradicated.
June 23, 2011|
Whether it’s in the arctic or a commonplace kitchen appliance, deadly fungal species wait for the right opportunity to strike.
June 22, 2011|
Flying in a flock comes at a considerable energetic cost for pigeons, raising the question of why they do it.
June 16, 2011|
Fifteen plant biologists are selected to take part in a new initiative in fundamental plant science research.
June 15, 2011|
Coral reefs are fraught with danger for herbivores such as damselfish and tangs. Venturing out from the safety of the reef’s colorful cracks and crevices to feed means risking being devoured by predators that patrol the warm waters.