Researchers find chemicals and neurons responsible for turning parental care on and off in mice
Field study suggests decreased diversity reduces liter decomposition rates
Lab study suggests small layer of water, CO2 and silicate lies beneath tectonic plates
Edible flowers may inhibit chronic diseases
A new study in the Journal of Food Science, published by the Institute of Food Technologists (IFT), found that common edible flowers in China are rich in phenolics and have excellent antioxidant capacity.
Computational method dramatically speeds up estimates of gene expression
With gene expression analysis growing in importance for both basic researchers and medical practitioners, researchers at Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Maryland have developed a new computational ...
Field study suggests islands and forest fragments are not as alike as thought
Researchers find tin selenide shows promise for efficiently converting waste heat into electrical energy
Professor notes wait for Nobel science prizes is growing alarming long
Researchers build model that may explain how plate tectonics got its start
Computer model shows continents sometimes push others out of the way (w/ video)
Researchers develop fully photonics-based radar system (Update)
Serpentine ecosystems shed light on the nature of plant adaptation and speciation
Plants that live in unusual soils, such as those that are extremely low in essential nutrients, provide insight into the mechanisms of adaptation, natural selection, and endemism. A seminal paper by Arthur ...
New bioinformatics tool to visualize transcriptomes
ZENBU, a new, freely available bioinformatics tool developed at the RIKEN Center for Life Science Technology in Japan, enables researchers to quickly and easily integrate, visualize and compare large amounts of genomic information ...