- Scientists may have pinpointed the cause of sea star die-offs
- Saturday, December 6, 2014, 1:40 PM - New research says the culprit behind large sea star die-offs on the North American west coast may be a virus. The paper, published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, says the evidence shows the ...
- Will we ever… make a safe cigarette?
- There's an old saying among people who work in public health: Tobacco is the only legal product that, when used as intended, will kill you.
- Fairy wrens teach secret passwords to their unborn chicks to tell them apart
- In Australia, a pair of superb fairy-wrens return to their nest with food for their newborn chick. As they arrive, the chick makes its begging call.
- The insect that hears like a human, with ears on its knees
- Every time you put on some music or listen to a speaker's words, you are party to a miracle of biology – the ability to hear. Sounds are just waves of pressure, cascading through sparse molecules of air.
- Why do killer whales go through menopause?
- Here's yet another reason why humans are weird: menopause. During our 40s, women permanently lose the ability to have children, but continue to live for decades. In doing this, we are virtually alone in the animal kingdom.
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