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Study maps out areas favored amongst specific microbial communities.
Researchers glimpse speciation in action.
Scientists reveal chemistry's role in driving nitrogen loss from desert soil.
Lower ocean temperatures spared fragile coral reefs from further bleaching.
Days after birth, French and German infants wail to the melodic structure of their languages.
Britain's pilot DNA testing program seeks to confirm nationality for those seeking asylum.
Study shows that great whites in the northeastern Pacific Ocean adhere to a rigid route of migration.
The carcasses of moose killed by wolves enrich the soil and increase overall fertility.
Research team uncovers how the bacterium that causes ulcers travels through the stomach mucus.
Supercluster is bigger than first thought—and its inhabitants are all dead or dying.