6 Oct 2020
C. elegans are just a curve, which is relatively easy to describe mathematically.
Type: Video
6 Oct 2020
The researchers mapped all the points the worm had been to form a shape. 
Type: Video
30 Sep 2020
These genetic variants are almost completely absent in Africa and occur in the highest frequency in Bangladesh. Credit: Professor Svante Pääbo and Professor Hugo Zeberg. This figure appeared in the...
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30 Sep 2020
Since first appearing in late 2019, the novel virus, SARS-CoV-2, has had a range of impacts on those it infects. Some people become severely ill with COVID-19, the disease caused by the virus, and...
Type: Press release
29 Sep 2020
The pteropods originated in the Early Cretaceous (pink dot). All the main pteropod lineages, including three sea butterfly groups and the sea angels, survived two major planet-wide crises, an...
Type: Photo
29 Sep 2020
Pteropods are split into two major groups: shelled sea butterflies (left) and sea angels (right) that lose their shell when they reach adulthood. These creatures have adapted from a life on the sea...
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29 Sep 2020
Pteropods, or “wing-footed” sea snails and slugs, may be more resilient to acidic oceans than previously thought, scientists report. By digging into their evolutionary history, the research team...
Type: Press release
29 Sep 2020
Professor Timothy Ravasi and PhD student, Michael Izumiyama, at Iōtorishima, a volcanic island in the Okinawa Prefecture. Professor Ravasi and Michael were part of a larger multi-institutional...
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29 Sep 2020
Professor Timothy Ravasi, Principal Investigator at the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University’s (OIST) Marine Climate...
Type: News Article
18 Sep 2020
In a simple behavioral experiment, rats choose between better quality food that is delivered in conjunction with an uncomfortably bright light, or lower quality food with a less bright light. Signals...
Type: Photo
18 Sep 2020
Neurons from the ventromedial thalamus (red area) extend into the prelimbic cortex (blue area) which is a region within the prefrontal cortex (grey area).
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18 Sep 2020
Every day, we make hundreds of decisions. While most are small and inconsequential, like choosing what to eat or wear, others are more complex and involve weighing up potential costs and benefits,...
Type: Press release
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