Innuendo and hinting at fake information in news coverage is enough to fuel belief in conspiracy theories, new research shows.
Problem-solving powers may help to explain why grey squirrels have taken over from native red squirrels in the UK, new research says.
New research shows that the loss of biodiversity can increase the risk of "extinction cascades", where an initial species loss leads to a domino effect of further extinctions.
Carbon emissions from the Brazilian Amazon are increasingly dominated by forest fires during extreme droughts rather than by emissions from fires directly associated with the deforestation process, according to a study in ...
Dominant male pheasants learn faster than their downtrodden rivals, new research shows.
Pioneering new research could offer a fascinating new insight into how genomic information is read.
Growing up in a large social group makes Australian magpies more intelligent, new research shows.
Salmon from the chalk streams of southern England are genetically unique, researchers have discovered.
An international team of scientists has developed a strategy to boost people's ability to adapt to climate change, revealed in a new study published in Nature Climate Change.
Organelles are the functional units of a cell. Like different parts of a production line in a factory, they perform specialised functions but depend on and interact with each other.