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Worms’ Magnetic Sense Questioned
Abby Olena | Apr 25, 2018
Unsuccessful attempts to reproduce the results of a 2015 study reporting that
orient themselves by Earth’s magnetic field spark debate among researchers.
Image of the Day: Starved Worm
Staff, The Scientist Staff | Nov 14, 2017
A heat map of gene expression provides insights on the genes that help
survive severe caloric restriction.
Image of the Day: Better Together
Staff, The Scientist Staff | Oct 5, 2017
When it comes to thwarting roundworms, scientists find that combining four antiparasitic drugs in smaller doses packs a greater punch than the four drugs alone.
A Bacterial Messenger Molecule Extends Healthspan
Sandhya Sekar | Aug 28, 2017
that make indoles protect older worms, flies, and mice from frailty.
Study: Eating Less Helps Worms Learn
Aggie Mika | Aug 2, 2017
Food restriction decreases a metabolite that impedes associative learning in worms.