The insect Clinocera nivalis doesn't freeze in the winter, supercooling down to -31 degrees F.
By The Scientist Staff | March 28, 2013
Thanks to reader Todd Sformo, a wildlife biologist, for submitting this image, which was taken at the Advanced Instrumentation Lab at the University of Alaska Fairbanks
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March 28, 2013
I like the thin layer of fur everywhere. It might help to some 'degree' to keep it warmer.
By Kerry Grens
RIKEN’s Haruko Obokata fails to replicate stimulus-triggered acquisition of pluripotency.
By Molly Sharlach
Citizen-scientist data obtained through the U.K.’s National Bat Monitoring Programme show that populations of 10 bat species have stabilized or are growing.
By The Scientist Staff
Scientists have found 98 new species of Trigonopterus weevils among the leaf litter of Indonesian rain forests.
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