Biology

The world’s most spoken language is…’Terpene’

Biology
If you’re small, smells are a good way to stand out. A team of researchers led by the Netherlands Institute ...

400 million years of a stable relationship

Biology
ITHACA, NY– Walking through a grassy field or forest take a moment to consider what lies beneath the surface. A ...

Portuguese moth’s mystery solved after 22 years

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An unknown moth, collected from Portugal 22 years ago, has finally been named and placed in the tree of life ...

Saving the Underworld: Clarifying the stygofauna classification for improved conservation

Biology
Inevitably, many habitats, including the particularly vulnerable subterranean ones, will continue being erased from our planet as a result of ...

Chimpanzee feet allow scientists a new grasp on human foot ...

Biology
An investigation into the evolution of human walking by looking at how chimpanzees walk on two legs is the subject ...

Killing off rivals makes for happy families, bacteria study finds

Biology
A grisly method by which bacteria dispatch their distant relatives also creates conditions in which the attackers can thrive, research ...

The biological process in living cells that creates proteins resembles ...

Biology
Proteins begin life as long strings of amino acids that must fold into the three-dimensional shape prescribed for their particular ...