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Image of the Day
Image of the Day
Image of the Day: Brainless Frogs
Amy Schleunes | Feb 18, 2020
Without a brain, the frog embryo immune system doesn’t receive the signals it needs to mobilize macrophages and fight infections.
Image of the Day: Synchronized Neurons
Amy Schleunes | Feb 14, 2020
Memory formation in mice involves coordinated activity at the cellular level that likely leads to new circuits in the brain.
Image of the Day: Memory Erasure
Amy Schleunes | Feb 12, 2020
By trimming synapses in the adult mouse hippocampus, microglia help facilitate forgetting.
Image of the Day: Kobe the Vulture
Amy Schleunes | Feb 11, 2020
A newly hatched bearded vulture chick is part of an effort to reintroduce the declining species across Europe.
Image of the Day: Jetpack Jellyfish
Amy Schleunes | Feb 10, 2020
Jellyfish fitted with energy efficient controllers could one day find a job on ocean explorations.
Image of the Day: Impaired Meiosis
Amy Schleunes | Feb 7, 2020
A phthalate commonly found in shampoos, cosmetics, and cleaning products disrupts reproduction in worms.
Image of the Day: Old Ovaries
Amy Schleunes | Feb 6, 2020
Oxidative stress associated with aging damages ovarian cells in both humans and nonhuman primates.
Image of the Day: Dog Detectives
Amy Schleunes | Feb 5, 2020
Trained canines are remarkably accurate at detecting a pathogen that has devastated citrus crops.
Image of the Day: Flock in the Night
Amy Schleunes | Feb 19, 2020
The National Weather Service’s radar in Key West captures a spectacular moment in bird migration.
Image of the Day: Dinosaur Tracks
Amy Schleunes | Feb 4, 2020
Footprints in southern Africa’s Karoo Basin show mammals and dinosaurs navigating a “land of fire,” as researchers describe the volcanic landscape.
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