For top scientists like James P. Allison, music and other artistic endeavors may be key to success.
Nala Rogers, Staff Writer
Much of the world's farmland is already at risk from palmer amaranth. The threat could spread further north as the climate warms.
Scientists are finding microbes that are good for crops but bad for weeds.
Armadillos could help fill ecological voids left by the Southeast's waning gopher tortoise populations.
Alligators and Floridians have been clashing more often, and research suggests the growing human population is the cause.
Drought killed off inedible plants in Kruger National Park, making room for other plants that animals like to eat.
Nala Rogers, Contributor
Blowflies serve as natural sampling instruments to learn what is pooping and dying in an area.
Yes, a hospital superbug may be growing more tolerant to alcohol exposure -- but alcohol-based hand rubs still save millions of lives a year.
Spiders that eat other spiders may use sound to avoid cannibalism.
People infected with Toxoplasma gondii are more likely to be entrepreneurs, according to new research.
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