Life Sciences

  • Neuroscientist Karen Szumlinski uncovers an unlikely ‘brake’ mechanism that helps to modulate overdrinking
  • Research finds wealthy nations responsible for almost all trackable industrial fishing across the global oceans
  • whale
    The world’s marine wilderness is dwindling, according to research from UCSB and the University of Queensland
  • High-yield farming on small plots, coupled with habitat conservation, minimizes C02 loss to the atmosphere
  • dumbo octopus
    Novel technology enables continuous observation of changing ocean floor animal communities
  • Researchers find that eyes originated in jellyfish multiple times, demonstrating how evolution produces complex visual organs