Solar flares are solar storm events driven by the magnetic field in the solar activity area. When the flare radiation comes ...
Researchers at the University of Illinois Chicago have discovered that increasing the production of new neurons in mice with ...
Woodpeckers taste sweet, but wrynecks—unusual woodpeckers that specialize on ants—lost the ability to taste sugars ...
The flash of lightning and the dance of auroras contain a fourth state of matter known as plasma, which researchers have ...
Years of work by developmental biologists from Trinity College Dublin, working with colleagues at the University of Edinburgh ...
A new study shows that the amino acid lysine – which affects metabolism – has a promising effect on kidney diseases in humans ...
A study finds that blood tests taken the day of a traumatic brain injury can predict which patients are likely to die or ...
In a new paper published in Cell, Meg Younger, a Boston University College of Arts & Sciences assistant professor of biology, and her colleagues describe the unique and previously unknown way Aedes ...
Conflict between shark populations and fishing communities is reported to be rising within one of the world’s first shark sanctuaries. Fishers say increasing shark populations have reduced catch and ...
A new study investigates how different mammals react to climate change. Animals that live for a long time and/or produce less offspring – like bears and bison - are more resilient than small animals ...
Scientists from the German Cancer Research Center (Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, DKFZ) and the Hebrew University in Jerusalem have identified in mice the cell of origin of combined liver/biliary ...
Research examining traces of parasites in medieval Cambridge residents suggests that monks were almost twice as likely as ...