Biology

How much does life weigh?

Biology
From earthworms and sunflowers to human beings, we are all made up of cells, so it’s no ...

Disease resistance successfully spread from modified to wild mosquitoes

BiologyMore Science
Using genetically modified (GM) mosquitoes to reduce or prevent the spread of infectious diseases is a new ...

Secret of why jewel scarab beetles look like pure gold, ...

Biology
The secrets of why central-American jewel scarab beetles look like they are made from pure gold, has ...

What makes a mother risk her life to protect her ...

Biology
From birds to mammals, from fish to reptiles, the immediate reaction to an impending threat to the ...

Bonobos may be better representation of last common ancestor with ...

Biology
WASHINGTON (April 28, 2017)–A new study examining the muscular system of bonobos provides firsthand evidence that the ...

Totally bizarre facts about the star-nosed mole

Biology
A quarter-century of research on the star-nosed mole has unearthed startling insights into the evolution of animal ...

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 ...

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 ...

Portuguese moth’s mystery solved after 22 years

BiologyNatural Sciences
An unknown moth, collected from Portugal 22 years ago, has finally been named and placed in the ...

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 ...