“In the future, we might also adapt dietary regimens for insect rearing in order to increase their antioxidant content for animal or human consumption,” say the authors.
A group of researchers at NASA is preparing for the final steps to launch the Española chile pepper into space in November.
A worthy recognition for one of the world’s greatest scientists.
Healthy body, healthy mind.
The internet: Let’s storm Area 51!
“We are incredibly excited about this first discovery on the road to realizing the goals of the Harnessing Plants Initiative,” the authors say.
Inhale iron, exhale rust.
The bird’s hyper-elongated third toe is longer than its whole lower leg, the authors report.
It’s a remarkable achievement.
Tiny sleepy fish sleep remarkably similar to humans.
Was this an isolated individual, or part of an earlier wave of human migration?
Rats with artificially-reduced ghrelin signaling showed impaired performance in an episodic memory task.
Veggie burgers — yay or nay?
A clever device runs at the fringe of physics to solve our wasted energy problems.
Everybody seems to be running from the heat this summer.
“I am sorry that there are people who are in power … notably, of course, [in] the United States but also in Australia [who are climate change deniers], which is extraordinary because Australia is already facing having to deal with some of the most extreme manifestations of climate change.”
For the last 60 years, humans have been sending all sorts of spacecraft to the Red Planet — here’s a rundown.
It’s still early days, but the results are exciting.
The reason is pretty simple: there’s no evidence that it works.
An adorable cockatoo that stole our hearts is revealing new insights about the origin and role of dancing.