Plants & Animals
Latest Articles on Plants & Animals
Previously, the standard optical microscope can only see items around one micrometre -- 0.001 millimetres -- clearly.
The body is a dancer's instrument, but is it attuned to the mind? A new study from the University of California, Berkele [...]
Young male Bengalese finches practice their boisterous mating song hundreds of times a day, comparing their melody to th [...]
A review paper recently published in Science by David Wake, Marvalee Wake and Chelsea Specht, all currently National Science Foundation grantees, suggests that studying examples of homoplasy can help scientists analyze the overwhelming deluge of genetic data and information that is currently being generated.
For example, studying situations where a derived trait surfaces in two lineages that lack a recent comm [...]
Today's consumers expect mobile devices that are increasingly small, yet ever-more powerful. All the bells and whistles, [...]
Gone are the days of having to compromise on surgeons' demands because of the limitations associated with metal processi [...]