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Biodiversity

Butterfly anti-aphrodisiac and floral scent

Animals and plants take different evolutionary routes to the same chemicalCredit: Kelsey JRP Byers, 4.0, https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/ A novel family of enzymes in butterflies produces as an anti-aphrodisiac…

Guppies have varying levels of self-control

Credit: University of Exeter Just like humans trying to stick to New Year's resolutions, guppies have varying levels of self-control, a new study shows. Researchers from the University of Exeter and Ghent University studying the…

Measuring the belowground world

Researchers call for greater consideration of soil biodiversity and functions in international conservation strategiesCredit: Carlos Guerra If you asked people which group of animals is the most abundant on earth, hardly anyone…