While many animals try to avoid sticky situations, lizards evolved to seek them out.
When Han Bao started looking for a new cyanobacteria species to study, she had no idea that the perfect candidate was just upstairs.
When engineers want to speed something up, they look for the "pinch points," the slowest steps in a system, and make them faster.
Being a jerk to your employees may actually improve your well-being, but only for a short while, suggests new research on abusive bosses co-authored by a Michigan State University business scholar.
Preschool instructors appear to lack the knowledge, skills and confidence to effectively teach their young students science - a problem that is likely contributing to America's poor global performance in this crucially important ...
People avoid sunburn by applying sunscreen. But how do plants avoid getting burnt?
We are inching closer to using light to help cure diseases. The key is harnessing the power of proteins that are sensitive to light.
Michigan State University's Robert Last studies tomatoes. Specifically, he researches their hair, or trichomes.
Sand, spanning miles of beaches, carpeting vast oceans and deserts, is a visual metaphor for limitless resources. Yet researchers in this week's journal Science seize another metaphor - sand in an hourglass, marking time ...
Sleep may influence an eyewitness's ability to correctly pick a guilty person out of a police lineup, indicates a study by Michigan State University researchers.