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Searching together: A lesson from rats

Concentrate on your own task but also pay attention to others -- this is the key rule for success, at least for rats when exploring as a groupCredit: Photo by Péter Palatitz. The rat in a maze might be one of the most classic

‘Save me Seymour!’

Urgent conservation needed for world's carnivorous plants New international research led by Curtin University has found approximately a quarter of carnivorous plant species across the world may be at risk of extinction due to global…

Placing barthelonids on the tree of life

Researchers from the University of Tsukuba have categorized barthelonids, a group of microscopic anaerobic flagellates, as an early branching Metamonada lineage based on their genetic identity and mitochondrial evolutionary history…