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Slowing Global Warming Could Save a Majority of Earth’s Species
Slowing Global Warming Could Save a Majority of Earth’s Species
Ashley Yeager | May 17, 2018
Following the ultimate goal of the Paris Agreement would benefit plants and animals around the world, according to a new study.
Image of the Day: What Does a Bee See? 
Image of the Day: What Does a Bee See? 
The Scientist Staff, The Scientist Staff | Dec 21, 2017
Scientists identify floral temperature patterns as a sensory cue that may help bees identify flower species. 
Image of the Day: Horseshoe Bat 
Image of the Day: Horseshoe Bat 
The Scientist Staff, The Scientist Staff | Dec 4, 2017
Factors such as humidity and temperature can affect how Rhinolophus clivosus use echolocation. 
Out in the Cold
Out in the Cold
Karen Zusi | Mar 1, 2016
Serotonin’s long-debated role in sleep promotion is temperature-dependent.
It’s Getting Hot in Here
It’s Getting Hot in Here
Kate Yandell | Dec 1, 2015
Methods for taking a cell's temperature
Cold Mice Skewing Data?
Cold Mice Skewing Data?
Bob Grant | Nov 16, 2015
Another study finds that housing experimental mice at lower-than-optimal temperatures may alter research outcomes, this time with regard to inflammation and diet.
Lizard Swaps Mode of Deciding Its Sex
Lizard Swaps Mode of Deciding Its Sex
Kerry Grens | Jul 1, 2015
Sex assignment in bearded dragons can flip from one based on chromosomes to one driven by temperature, researchers report.
Mary O’Connor: Warming Up
Mary O’Connor: Warming Up
Kerry Grens | Jun 1, 2013
Assistant Professor, Department of Zoology, University of British Columbia. Age: 34
Viruses Prefer the Cold
Viruses Prefer the Cold
Edyta Zielinska | May 20, 2013
Chilly weather could impede the immune reactions that most effectively contain viruses like the common cold.  
Cities Affect Global Weather Currents
Cities Affect Global Weather Currents
Edyta Zielinska | Jan 28, 2013
The heat emanating from large metropolitan areas may be changing weather patterns thousands of miles away.