Researchers outline policy approaches to transform fire management

Wildfires are natural hazards that are becoming more intense and extensive with climate change. Scientists have…

Scientists discover interaction between good and bad fungi that drives forest biodiversity

Scientists have long understood that forest biodiversity is driven in part by something called rare-species advantage—that…

Ant-plant partnerships may play unexpected role in ant evolution

Partnerships between ant and plant species appear to arise from—but not drive—rapid diversification of ants into…

Massive filaments fuel the growth of galaxies and supermassive black holes

An international group of scientists led by the RIKEN Cluster for Pioneering Research has used observations…

Plants alert neighbors to threats using common 'language'

New research shows that plants can communicate with each other when they come under attack from…

How to make carbon pricing palatable to air travellers

Travellers are willing to pay a little more for flights if they know the extra money…

NASA's push to save the Mars InSight lander's heat probe

NASA’s InSight lander, which is on a mission to explore the deep interior of Mars, positioned…

How to make carbon pricing palatable to air travelers

Travellers are willing to pay a little more for flights if they know the extra money…

Protein associated with many diseases fully visualized for first time

For the first time, researchers have observed at the molecular level how a protein associated with…

How long does memory last? For shape memory alloys, the longer the better

Known to many as muscle wire or memory metal, shape memory alloys are materials that can…