Archive: 10/30/2008

In decision to grow, bacteria follow the crowd

When it comes to the decision to wake up and grow, bacterial spores "listen in" to find out what their neighbors are doing and then they follow the crowd, according to a new report in the October 31st issue of the journal ...

Oct 30, 2008 not rated yet 0

Bee smart, bee healthy

(PhysOrg.com) -- Bumblebee colonies which are fast learners are also better able to fight off infection, according to scientists from Queen Mary, University of London and the University of Leicester.

Oct 30, 2008 4.4 / 5 (5) 0

Eastern Pacific tuna hang in the balance

Next week marks a pivotal moment for Eastern Pacific tuna. The Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission (IATTC), the international body charged with the conservation and management of tuna and associated species in the eastern ...

Oct 30, 2008 5 / 5 (1) 1