Tree-climbing goats disperse seeds by spitting

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Andrew Martin 25-May, 10:56 10 ScienceDaily

In dry southern Morocco, domesticated goats climb to the precarious tippy tops of native argan trees to find fresh forage. Local herders...


New brain mapping tool produces higher resolution data during brain surgery

New brain mapping tool produces higher resolution data during..

Mary Paterson 25-May, 10:56 7 ScienceDaily

Researchers have developed a new device to map the brain during surgery and distinguish between healthy and diseased tissues. The device...


The birth and death of a tectonic plate

The birth and death of a tectonic plate..

Wyatt Waller 25-May, 10:56 8 ScienceDaily

Several hundred miles off the Pacific Northwest coast, a small tectonic plate called the Juan de Fuca is slowly sliding under the North...


Helping plants pump iron

Helping plants pump iron..

Kevin Allen 25-May, 10:56 10 ScienceDaily

Just like people, plants need iron to grow and stay healthy. But some plants are better at getting this essential nutrient from the soil...


Designer worm spit supercharges healing

Designer worm spit supercharges healing..

William Jacobson 25-May, 10:56 7 ScienceDaily

Every day 12 Australian diabetics have a limb amputated because of a non-healing wound. Globally, it's one every 30 seconds. A molecule...


Scientists borrow from electronics to build circuits in living cells

Scientists borrow from electronics to build circuits in living..

Mia Mason 25-May, 10:56 7 ScienceDaily

Living cells must constantly process information to keep track of the changing world around them and arrive at an appropriate response....


New test may improve pancreatic cancer diagnoses

New test may improve pancreatic cancer diagnoses..

David Brooks 24-May, 19:49 40 ScienceNews

Pancreatic cancer is hard to detect early, when the disease is most amenable to treatment. But a new study describes a blood test that may...


Schiaparelli: Crashed lander was ill-prepared for Mars

Schiaparelli: Crashed lander was ill-prepared for Mars..

Lily Evans 24-May, 13:40 23 BBC

The crashed European spacecraft Schiaparelli was ill-prepared for its attempt at landing on the surface of Mars. That's the conclusion of...


The Zika epidemic began long before anyone noticed

The Zika epidemic began long before anyone noticed..

Emily Kelly 24-May, 13:08 20 ScienceNews

The Zika virus probably arrived in the Western Hemisphere from somewhere in the Pacific more than a year before it was detected, a new...


Flamingo balancing act saves energy

Flamingo balancing act saves energy..

Maria Stewart 23-May, 21:32 26 BBC

Flamingos expend less energy standing on one leg than in a two-legged stance, scientists have confirmed. It may be their signature pose,...


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