Biology


18 September 2018

Are humans capable of detecting magnetic fields?

18 September 2018

Can migratory species perceive magnetic fields, and use them to navigate?

18 September 2018

Scientists in South Africa have made socks designed to protect against malaria...

18 September 2018

How does one part of a plant tell other parts that a herbivore is attacking?

04 September 2018

Crickets make a big racket for such small creatures, which got scientists thinking...

28 August 2018

How science moves from the lab into the home...

24 August 2018

What genes control the plumage patterns of pigeons?

24 August 2018

Without proteins to do the heavy lifting, how did early life copy its genetic information?

24 August 2018

Are the EU's requirements to test bovine TB vaccines feasible?

21 August 2018

Scientists have been able to block the spread of cell senescence, allowing regeneration of livers formerly in acute...

21 August 2018

Do lemmings really jump off cliffs of their own volition?

14 August 2018

And how did we learn to talk?

07 August 2018

A new recipe for sustainable food for fish, animals... And maybe humans?

24 July 2018

What should we bear in mind, when considering our own fertility?

23 July 2018

Louise Brown, the world's first IVF baby, is 40 this year...

23 July 2018

Some people require the use of a surrogate and donor gametes in IVF...

23 July 2018

Who were the key players in the history of IVF, and Louise Brown's birth?

23 July 2018

For some people, infertility can be caused by medical treatment...

23 July 2018

For many people, IVF doesn't result in a successful outcome...

23 July 2018

What do fertility clinicians and scientists do with eggs and sperm, in order to make a baby?

23 July 2018

Some people require multiple rounds of IVF in order to get a successful outcome...

23 July 2018

How do we go from an egg and sperm, to a baby, ready to be born?

23 July 2018

How long does it take to get pregnant, and at what point should you go to see a doctor if you're worried?

03 July 2018

How the parasite Toxoplasma gondii adapts its growth rate to its environment