A new comparative analysis across mammals shows that prenatal stress affects offspring in two different ways depending on the timing of the stressor during pregnancy.
Research shows that girls underestimate their math abilities in school. The results are especially relevant when it comes to the significant...
Scientists developed a program for gauging the sizes and shapes of plant cells. In a single pass, it automatically measures and records specific...
Giant boulders were washed onto a cliff in the Bahamas many years ago. Were the rocks transported by ancient “super storms”?
New research suggests that vegetation formations are influenced by the depth to which plants can root. If trees have access to a larger volume of...
Easier access for science: Almost 2000 ethnological films of historical value will soon be available online.
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