Latest Organism Stories
New research on glacier-dwelling ice worms provides insight into how organisms can cope with cold temperatures.
More long-term research is necessary for an accurate determination of how marine species will cope with increasing ocean acidification, according to new research.
In the beginning there were single cells.
A NASA research group featuring University of Toronto Mississauga professor Marc Laflamme has helped to explain why some prehistoric organisms evolved into larger animals.
Scientists have demonstrated that organisms with greater complexity are more likely to evolve in complex environments.
Although a population of bacteria may be genetically identical, individual bacteria within that population can act in radically different ways.
The division of labor is more efficient than a struggle through life without help from others – this is also true for microorganisms.
Scientists have charted a significant signaling network in a tiny organism that's big in the world of biofuels research.
The recently republished Biology, Geography and Health Online Magazine GeoScience.net has published 40,188 new abstracts on biological interventions that produce substantial, sustained changes
What is more useful? Having a superpower, or the ability to develop a superpower? Evolution, of course, picks the latter.
Biology is the study of living organisms. Before the 19th century, biology was known as natural history (the study of all living things). Gottfried Reinhold Treviranus was the first person to coin the term biology. Biology comes from the Greek words bios (meaning "life") and logia (meaning "study of"). It is a common science that is a standard subject in schools and universities around the world. Over a million papers are published annually in biology and medicinal journals. Not just a...