A new study reveals how the amygdala is involved in controlling predatory behavior in mice.
A team finds that viruses can sense chemical signals and use them to decide whether to kill or infect their hosts.
Chris Mooney's "The Republican War on Science" showed up on my desk recently. The book traces the rise of the Republican Party's split with science, from its roots in the supersonic transport debate in the Nixon administration, to George W. Bush's assault on science today, covering science issues from Reagan's "Star Wars" initiative to "intelligent design,"
October 17, 2005|