Study shows increase of CO2 in the atmosphere is lower than predicted because of plants
Researchers find oil platforms among the most productive fish habitats in the world
Study shows most water in lunar soil generated by solar wind, not result of comet or meteorite impacts
Pottery shards offer evidence of pulque production in prehispanic Mesoamerica
Researchers inspired by marine life to design camouflage systems (w/ Video)
It could be a fun party trick – put your cell phone down on a table and watch it fade into the woodwork – or part of a lifesaving technology used by industry or the military.
South American lichen found to have 126 different species of fungi
Urination duration: Study finds most mammals need about 21 seconds
Headed to the bathroom? If you think you might have to "pee like a race horse," join the club - so does everyone else. Scientists who watched dozens of different mammals from rats to elephants relieve themselves ...
DNA study on mummies suggests climate instability drove ancient Peruvians to migrate
Study shows social comb-footed spiders have two distinct types of personalities
NASA scientist creates expanded list of habitability possibilities for other worlds
Study indicates Neolithic people from Near East migrated to Europe via island hopping
Study suggests social identification can mitigate danger felt by people in dense crowds
Research shows bees might create cognitive maps
Microbes engineered for the direct conversion of biomass to ethanol fuel
The promise of affordable transportation fuels from biomass—a sustainable, carbon neutral route to American energy independence—has been left perpetually on hold by the economics of the conversion process. ...