Nobel Prize, disease & medicine, evolution
Book Excerpt from Looking for a Few Good Males
Erika Lorraine Milam | Jan 1, 2011
In Chapter 2, "Progressive Desire," author Erika Lorraine Milam explores sexual selection’s incursion into evolutionary theory.
Amber treasures
Amber treasures
Bob Grant | Oct 28, 2010
See some of the newly discovered species preserved for millions of years in tree resin.
War zone
Mark W. Moffett | May 21, 2010
An invasive ant defies the rules of social evolution by conquering California with battles between enormous colonies that act like separate species.
Green team wins 2008 Nobel
Green team wins 2008 Nobel
Bob Grant | Oct 8, 2008
The researchers who aided in the development of the ubiquitous green florescent protein as a tool for cell and molecular biology have taken home this year's chemistry prize.
Nobelists Beat Adversity To Advance Science
Paul Smaglik | Dec 8, 1997
The recipients of the 1997 Nobel Prizes in science, who will receive their awards on December 10, have traveled the vigorous intellectual journey of science.