Plants make food for everyone else, but they couldn’t do it without a lot of help from their microbial friends.
Miniature designs often require more foresight and delicate engineering than large designs. Examples are abundant in the living world.
A new fossil worm from the closing days of the Ediacaran is being celebrated as a missing link that demonstrates a gradual Cambrian diversification, not an explosion.
Life makes its way around the world using nonliving transportation systems, seeding the world with complex specified information.
A simple trick used by fireflies turned out to dramatically increase the light output of a test bulb designed by Belgian physicist Jean-Pol Vigneron.