The availability of water from underground aquifers is vital to the basic needs of more than 1.5 billion people worldwide.
In recent decades, however, the over-pumping of groundwater, combined with d..
For the first time, researchers have explored the physiological adaptations that enable different populations of the same species of dolphin to vary in diving ability by almost 1000m. The research, pu..
When floodwaters rise, some rice varieties rapidly grow taller to keep from drowning. A new study identifies the key gene responsible for the deepwater rice adaptation - SD1 (SEMIDWARF1) - a variant o..