Slideshows
Sleepy Squirrels
Sleepy Squirrels
The Scientist Staff | Jan 1, 2016
Visit the lab of Matthew Andrews at the University of Minnesota Duluth, who studies hibernating thirteen-lined ground squirrels to learn how their hearts manage extreme temperature fluctuations.
Owl Be Darned
Owl Be Darned
The Scientist Staff | Dec 4, 2015
Researchers studying city-dwelling birds are learning about which animals are more suited to urban life.
Jungle Field Trip
Jungle Field Trip
The Scientist Staff | Dec 1, 2015
Travel to remote rain forests in Papua New Guinea with researchers from The Nature Conservancy who are working with native people to characterize ecosystems there using sound.
Vegetarian Aquaculture
Vegetarian Aquaculture
The Scientist Staff | Dec 1, 2015
Go behind the scenes at labs where researchers are finding ways of switching from meat-based to plant-based feeds.
Top 10 Runners Up
Top 10 Runners Up
The Scientist Staff | Dec 1, 2015
Meet some of the products that nearly cracked the Top 10 Innovations of 2015.
Imperiled Penguins
Imperiled Penguins
The Scientist Staff | Oct 1, 2015
See the volunteers and veterinarians who are helping to rehabilitate wayward penguins that wash up on the coast of Brazil.
Behind the <em>H. naledi</em> Find
Behind the H. naledi Find
The Scientist Staff | Sep 10, 2015
See scientists at work near the site where a new Homo species was recently found.
Botanical Art
Botanical Art
Kenny Coogan | Jul 10, 2015
Scientific illustrator Mindy Lighthipe’s interest in insects inspired her to begin drawing plants.
Monkey Business
Monkey Business
The Scientist Staff | Jul 1, 2015
Travel to Bangladesh to meet the Bedey, a band of river nomads, and their trained macaques, which perform shows and seldom transmit a monkey virus to their handlers.
SUNY-ESF’s Top 10 New Species 2015
SUNY-ESF’s Top 10 New Species 2015
Jenny Rood | May 21, 2015
A look at State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry scientists’ picks