Scientists now know which gene produces the brilliant red color of male cardinals. Every once in awhile a yellow “mutant” shows up in the wild, however.
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A jelly found in sharks, skates, and rays has the highest proton conductivity ever reported for a biological material.
Some neurons assign value to options, while others are related to making final choices. New research explores the flexibility of these cells.
If you think that the answer to an unruly child is a good spanking, think again, say researchers from the Universities of Texas and Michigan, who after extensive analysis found that this form of punishment only makes youngsters more likely to be defiant and aggressive. Their study, which was published in the April edition of […]
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PENN STATE (US) — In trying to understand dwindling fertility rates in cattle, researchers find the Y chromosomes of cattle have far more genes than other mammals. This discovery may help biologists better understand how cattle and other mammals evo…