Antibiotic resistance is reaching dramatic levels in some wild ecosystems, reports a study on bottlenose dolphins living in Florida's Indian River Lagoon. Image credits Claudia Beer. One of the scariest...
The findings could ultimately help scientists
They likely chewed food in the same adorable way.
Catch some Z's for your heart!
Fish is in the eye of the beholder.
Nobody likes feeling cold.
The Tyrannosaurus rex, the most feared and iconic of all the dinosaurs, had a cooling system in its skull that allowed him to deal with prehistoric heat and humidity. The...
The worm grew to less than 3 centimeters (1 inch) at its widest, but up to 27 centimeters (nearly a foot) long.
An unlikely alliance.
It's all about the oxygen.
Researchers designed an artificial suction disc that is even more powerful than the real thing.
"It's not the human system," say the authors.
No other team has successfully applied gene-editing techniques to reptiles.
In about 10 days' time, we'll see if it worked or not.
"The takeaway is that this mechanical itch sensation is distinct from other forms of touch and it has this specialized pathway within the spinal cord," the authors explain.
It's an environmental catastrophe.