Science Seen | Aboriginal Anatomy
By Kerry Grens
At appropriations subcommittee hearings, President Trump’s budget proposal gets dissed by Republicans and Democrats.
By The Scientist Staff
Small but striking with its eyebrow-like horns, the 6-centimeter smooth horned frog (Proceratophrys boiei) was one of 453 amphibian species in Brazil assessed in a recent conservation study.
By Aggie Mika
The most destructive global coral bleaching event on record shows signs of remission in the Indian Ocean.
Features Running on Empty
Notebook Athletes’ Microbiomes Differ from Nonathletes
Researchers are beginning to uncover a link between activity level and the microbial makeup of one’s gut.
Daily News Stomach Cells Change Identity to Drive Precancerous State
A study suggests that “chief” cells in the stomach act as reserve stem cells that are activated by tissue damage and may be the long-sought source of gastric cancer.
The Nutshell Mutation Linked to Longer Life Span in Men
A deletion in a growth hormone receptor gene is tied to an average of 10 extra years of life among men, but not women, according to a study.
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