Our favorites from the week
Fatigue affects bees’ ability to communicate
There is a simple analogy: FedEx
Curious monkeys might exist outside of children’s fiction
Genetic tweaks could someday let us farm the tundra
Spiders might scare you, but you might need them more than you realize.
Male Asian corn borer moths mimic predatory bats to mate with females
Mother crickets forewarn offspring of predators before they hatch
It’s hard out there for a symbiotic barnacle, but somehow they find a way
Digging up the secrets of a plant that senses, moves and digests without nerves, muscles or a stomach
Genetic evidence shows environment, not humans, killed off Arctic beasts
Before 'Avatar' could hit the silver screen, it needed one plant scientist’s green thumbs up
Biologists use cat food to recruit omnivorous ants in their battle against invasive cane toads
Could garage biology inspire a new generation of inventors?
Records show that we're getting faster, but does the human body have a natural speed limit? And if a biological law exists, how long until people try to break it?