Image of the Day: Tiny but Telling Flea
The Scientist Staff | May 8, 2017
The recently updated genome sequence of the Daphnia pulex can shed more light on how it adapts to stress, environmental toxins, and warming temperatures.
Cases of Murine Typhus Increasing in Texas
Diana Kwon | Mar 19, 2017
The number of people infected with the fleaborne disease increased from 27 cases in 2003 to 222 in 2013
Jurassic Parasites
Cristina Luiggi | Mar 1, 2012
Fossilized fleas dating as far back as 165 million years provide clues of early flea evolution.