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Chocolate-covered jellyfish, anyone?

Chocolate-covered jellyfish, anyone?

From face cream to fertilizers, all sorts of products are under development to make use of soaring jellyfish populations

By | Posted April 16, 2018

We need a better way to measure monarch populations

We need a better way to measure monarch populations

An iconic butterfly is in trouble – but how much trouble?

By | Posted April 4, 2018

Forever young: how society might adapt to longer lives

Forever young: how society might adapt to longer lives

Living longer will shake up social institutions, experts say

By | Posted April 2, 2018

A country bursting with people wants to control its animal population

A country bursting with people wants to control its animal population

As people and animals clash in India, one researcher is experimenting with wildlife birth control

By | Posted March 28, 2018

Climate change emojis could help save the planet

Climate change emojis could help save the planet

Starting online conversations one trash bag at a time

By | Posted March 26, 2018

My cats get high off of catnip, so why can't I?

My cats get high off of catnip, so why can’t I?

Here’s why the herb drives cats crazy

By | Posted March 16, 2018

Could you lose your leg because of a tampon?

Could you lose your leg because of a tampon?

The biology behind the rare “tampon disease,” toxic shock syndrome

By | Posted March 9, 2018

Why fungi adapt so well to life in space

Why fungi adapt so well to life in space

In many ways, these little microbes are better prepared for space travel than we are

By | Posted March 7, 2018

Fighting pests with genetic editing could backfire

Fighting pests with genetic editing could backfire

Invasive species can be voracious jerks but we must find safer ways to eradicate them

By | Posted March 5, 2018

Legislators aim to bring smart city tech to small towns

Legislators aim to bring smart city tech to small towns

But unique circumstances in these communities could make the effort fall short

By | Posted February 27, 2018

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