Answers to Biology Questions

Biology, genetics, ecology and evolution, insects, mammals, marine science, plants and zoology...

26 October 2021

Could the secret to preventing ageing be found in other species?

19 October 2021

Why do some people have different colour eyes, and will their kids inherit the same colours?

28 September 2021

With a changing climate, what could happen to medicinal plants?

28 September 2021

What is herbarium and how do we record plants with potential medicinal properties?

28 September 2021

Does ethnobotany have the solution to antibiotic resistant superbugs?

21 September 2021

Do frogs ever need a really good scratch?

24 August 2021

Crows thrive due to their ability to adapt to new environments, how intelligent are they?

24 August 2021

How and why are insect populations on the decline?

24 August 2021

Hear how the fantastic Mr Fox does or doesn't live up to his stereotype

24 August 2021

With insect populations in steep decline, which of your favourite foods are at risk?

24 August 2021

Some records depict animals acting out of character before disaster strikes, is it just a coincidence?

24 August 2021

Over the past 50 years insect populations have dramatically decreased, is climate change responsible?

13 August 2021

Is there a specific region dedicated to memory? You won't forget this week's question in a hurry

10 August 2021

An answer to a question that's been bugging you for years!

27 July 2021

Curious whiffs of methane are emanating from Mars: did life make them?

27 July 2021

Does knowing how to intimidate your adversary amount to animal psychology?

27 July 2021

With Japan so far away for some, how do time differences affect athletic performance...

27 July 2021

How individual instincts are taken into account when animals are reintroduced to the wild...

16 July 2021

Cats get them, so why don't dogs?

29 June 2021

If they ate the same things, would their gut bugs be the same?

22 June 2021

Snakes are smooth, so why are crocodiles?