Public health lecturer James Hamblin at Yale decided to go without showers — for five years!
In my new contribution, I restrict myself to important facets of the historical side of plant gall research.
Plants make food for everyone else, but they couldn’t do it without a lot of help from their microbial friends.
The word “biomimetics” entered the dictionary in 1974. In the 45 years since, scientists have found design inspiration in everything biological from molecules to mammals.
We looked at some papers claiming to see evolution happening in real time, to see if natural selection has actually invented a new function, or just broke an existing function.