Can economics help explain microbial life?

Adam Smith was a famous 18th century economist, not a biologist, but could his...

Bamboo shark gives birth after 45 months without mating

The reproductive biology of sharks is complex and intriguing. This is no simple “girl...

X-rays reveal new component of human hair

Using x-ray technology, researchers have discovered a never-before-seen component of human hair-- an intermediate...

Getting married helps people stop drinking

It’s commonly acknowledged that marriage changes a person, and new study published in Alcoholism:...

Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter ready for InSight Lander's 2016 arrival

Although the NASA InSight lander isn’t set to make it to the Red Planet until next year, preparations are already underway for its arrival,...

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Solar system with three super earths discovered

A new planetary system discovered by researchers at the University of Geneva (UNIGE) is home to four planets, including...

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Amazing non-invasive technique helps paralyzed move again

In a new study published in the Journal of Neurotrauma, researchers at UCLA report that they have successfully helped...

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World's first malaria vaccine approved by EMA

The world’s first malaria vaccine has gotten a thumbs up from the European Medicine Agency for use outside the...