Answers to Biology Questions

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

09 October 2018

"Is it like gamete wacky races?"

09 October 2018

Or is this behaviour unique to humans?

09 October 2018

Men have lower voices that women, can that be said for the animal kingdom?

09 October 2018

Chris Smith put this question to planetary geologist David Rothery

11 September 2018

Is it true? What's the mechanism behind it?

04 September 2018

We find out if allergies are unique to humand and their pets...

10 July 2018

Are some plants good or bad for our bees?

10 July 2018

Is Lyme's disease a big problem?

10 July 2018

What's upped the pollen count?

03 July 2018

Is there an evolutionary advantage to boredom?

12 June 2018

Is it good for trees to be boxed into the pavement?

12 June 2018

Why does every Disney lyric get stuck in our heads?

12 June 2018

Bee stings hurt, but why do they hurt the bee even more?

12 June 2018

Goldfish might be smarter than you think

12 June 2018

What exactly is déjà vu? Have we asked this before?

22 May 2018

For this Question of the Week, Mike wanted to know why his nose runs when he cycles in cold weather, but not in warm...

15 May 2018

Things left in water for a while usually degrade, does this affect the animals that live there?

15 May 2018

Have scientists made up their minds?

15 May 2018

And how do we know what they used to eat?

15 May 2018

Without light cycles, do ocean creatures have a body clock?

15 May 2018

If all cells have the same DNA, why are some nail cells and others eye cells?