Millions of measurements from 23 people who consumed extra calories every day for a month reveal changes in proteins, metabolites, and gut microbiota that accompany shifts in body mass.
May 1, 2016|
More than you think (or could make use of)
March 1, 2016|
Ideas abound for why some animal species sleep so much more than others, but definitive data are elusive.
February 1, 2016|
A synthetic interview with the father of evolutionary theory, now available as a smartphone app, teaches students and the public about the famed biologist.
January 1, 2016|
Exceptional neural fossil preservation helps answer questions about ancient arthropod evolution.
December 1, 2015|
How birds with an innate propensity for living among humans are establishing populations in cities
July 1, 2015|
Five species of waterfowl have evolved a variety of adaptations to adjust to the high altitude of South America’s Lake Titicaca.
March 1, 2015|
Global warming could lead to lighter-colored insects with waning immune defenses.
March 1, 2015|
A mutation in an ethanol-metabolizing enzyme arose around the time that arboreal primates shifted to a more terrestrial lifestyle, perhaps as an adaptation to eating fermented fruit.
October 1, 2014|
Extinct, giant arthropods, long assumed to be top predators of ancient seas, didn’t have sharp enough eyesight to be refined hunters.
August 1, 2014|
Can seed banks adequately prepare for the future if wild plant populations are already lagging behind in adapting to rapid climate change?