Despite a global increase in meat consumption, humans are far from the top of the food chain.
Posts by Alex Reshanov
Newborns’ immune systems may be deliberately suppressed to help them make friends with microbes.
Only 10 percent of adult sore throat cases are caused by bacteria, but 60 percent of these patients are given antibiotics.
Two new studies showcase the pros and cons of electronic cigarettes.
It takes more than big horns to be the fittest sheep in the herd.
A 40-year study finds tart, crisp apples are losing their zing, and that rising temperatures may be the cause.
At least for females, it’s use it or lose it when it comes to sexual reproduction.
Even after being harvested, cabbage can set its circadian clock and ward off insect pests.
A sizable portion of wild guppies were fathered by a dead fish.
The harlequin ladybug gets a leg up on the natives with the aid of a parasitic fungus.