Biology

Gene-edited baby claim by Chinese scientist sparks outrage

Nov 26, 2018

Gene-edited baby claim by Chinese scientist sparks investigations, outrage

Canadian scientist names beetle after Jose Bautista

Nov 22, 2018

Entomologist Bob Anderson of the Canadian Museum of Nature has dubbed a newly discovered species of beetle Sicoderus bautistai after former Toronto Blue Jays star Jose Bautista.

Simulator helps experts understand how whales get entangled

Nov 21, 2018

Scientists have developed a video simulation of how whales become entangled in fishing lines, and say the technology could help lead to new and safer gear designs

Study finds robust polar bear population in sea near Alaska

Nov 16, 2018

A study of polar bears in the Chukchi Sea between Alaska and Russia finds that the population is thriving for now despite a loss of sea ice due to climate change

Farm animals may soon get new features through gene editing

Nov 15, 2018

'Castration-free' pigs and hornless dairy cows are the farm animals being brought to life by a gene-editing company

Big studies give mixed news on fish oil, vitamin D

Nov 10, 2018

Big studies reveal mixed results on who does and does not benefit from taking fish oil or vitamin D

China building boom uncovers buried dinosaurs, makes a star

Oct 25, 2018

China's rapid city building has churned up a motherlode of new dinosaur fossils, and no one has seized the scientific opportunity more than one paleontologist

Japanese Nobel chemistry laureate Shimomura dies at 90

Oct 22, 2018

Japanese-born Marine biologist Osamu Shimomura, who won the Nobel Prize in chemistry, has died at age 90

Snake names honor Darwin, fire god, Louisiana professor

Oct 20, 2018

A Louisiana biologist is in heady company these days, honored by having a newly identified species of snake named after him

Laureates in Spanish awards call for action to "save future"

Oct 19, 2018

Voicing wake-up calls for new generations to save cinema, oceans and journalism, film director Martin Scorsese, marine biologist Sylvia A. Earle and reporter Alma Guillermoprieto were awarded Friday Spain's prestigious Princess of Asturias prizes

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