19. October 2020 - 9:00
Researchers have taken detailed scans of worker ants to examine the hypothesis that the loss of flight is directly connected to the evolution of strength.
15. October 2020 - 9:00
A research team involving three institutions has taken a close look at the genomes of fifteen species in the coral genus, Acropora, to determine if they’re suited to a warmer ocean.
6. October 2020 - 0:00
Predicting animal behavior could one day be possible, say researchers, and a new study has made progress in this area by developing a framework based on the motion of a tiny species of worm.
30. September 2020 - 0:00
Genetic variants that leave their carrier more susceptible to severe COVID-19 are inherited from Neanderthals, finds a new study published in Nature.
29. September 2020 - 12:27
An evolutionary study finds that pteropods, or “wing-footed” sea snails and slugs, have faced acidified oceans in the past – and survived.
18. September 2020 - 9:24
Scientists reveal a new area of the brain that could shed light on how we make choices.
16. September 2020 - 14:48
Researchers show that a quantum sensor using a single atom can accurately measure the coldest places in the universe.
11. September 2020 - 16:46
Light-sensing technology promises to make COVID-19 antibody testing cheaper, easier, faster and more accurate.
8. September 2020 - 16:00
Researchers delve into networks of virtual brain cells to explore a unique firing behavior.
28. August 2020 - 18:00
A study looking at pancreatic beta cells has found a link between a commonly found protein, a subset of switched-off genes and the development of diabetes.