Life Science

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November 14, 2017

Genetics could make rodent control strategies more efficient

November 6, 2017

The science of aging meat

September 25, 2017

Here’s how a powerful breed of guard dogs turned into humanity’s cruelest genetics experiment

May 8, 2017

Scientists pinpoint how chemicals drive social behavior in ants

May 1, 2017

Bacteria-eating viruses regain interest among academia and industry

April 24, 2017

The first land plants quickly formed relationships with fungi

April 10, 2017

A recent study on roundworms identified the hormone responsible for burning fat, marking the latest discovery in a convoluted, century-long search

March 20, 2017

Climate change is pushing corals, and the biologists hoping to save them, to their limits.

February 17, 2017

Chimpanzee research was once done for the benefit of humans. Now, some researchers think it’s essential for saving the great apes.

February 13, 2017

What cheese caves have that your refrigerator doesn’t

February 1, 2017

Buckets in hand, ecologists scramble to save the threatened Santa Ana sucker

December 29, 2016

The startup SolveBio wants to be a one-stop shop for scientists trying to cope with data overload

December 12, 2016

A new fertility procedure, banned in the U.S., offers hope to couples with mitochondrial disease

November 25, 2016

The ubiquitous city pigeon may not deserve its bad reputation

July 6, 2016

The remarkable leafcutter ant is spurring some wild ideas about agriculture, medicine and the nature of ecosystems


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