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I'm not well versed in this field. How does this jive with non-human primate studies that have been published?
As far as agricultural genome research goes, this may be the best thing since sliced bread - wheat bread, that is.
The discovery and culturing of bacteria that eat and excrete electrons means we may soon find out just how little electricity fundamental life requires
The spectacularly well-preserved prehistoric sea creature sported compound eyes, body armor and two spiky claws for grabbing prey
The Beagle's library of more than 400 books has been reconstructed and made freely available in digital form
When the gorilla Willie B. had to move to a tiny cage at the Atlanta Zoo for six months, the vet staff decided to put Thorazine in the Coca-Cola he drank in the morning. Willie responded to the drug as many institutionalized humans do: He shuffled back and forth across his cage with dulled eyes.
An incredibly rare sighting of a Mediterranean monk seal shows how it captures an eight-legged lunch
A newly discovered set of fossilised tracks in the Italian Alps suggests modern salamanders swim and walk much as their ancient cousins did
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The truism that friends are the family you choose may be more accurate than you might suppose.
Germany’s decision to let midfield Christof Kramer keep playing in the World Cup final yesterday after being slammed in the head was understandable—if this were 1962, anyway. Back then, a little concussion wasn’t seen as much of a big deal. That’s not true anymore, and given the fact that everyone from kids’ coaches to the…
Marine biologists worry that certain species won't survive the shifts in sea acidity that climate change brings. But research on sea grasses along California's coast suggest marine preserves can help.