Life Sciences

  • Ant scientists are busier than ever, as climate change raises new questions about controlling the pesky insects
  • Scientists and social scientists named among 2018’s most highly cited researchers
  • Researchers uncover a mechanism by which strains of bacteria target and destroy their rivals
  • Herbivores increase or decrease plant diversity depending on what’s on the menu
  • Translocating frogs to lakes where disease wiped out previous populations may be key to recovery for endangered species
  • The gap between simulated prediction and real-life observation in Arctic sea ice melt can be attributed to complicated internal drivers