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Population Biology

Preventing plant disease pandemics

Credit: Virginia Tech During the COVID-19 pandemic, food systems faced disruptions from staff shortages and supply chain issues. Now, a Virginia Tech researcher is assisting with efforts to help plants themselves from facing their own…

Popularity runs in families

Cloned fruit flies star in 'Truman Show' study of how genes play role in social networksCredit: Photo by Jeff Fitlow/Rice University HOUSTON - (June 7, 2021) - If identical versions of 20 people lived out their lives in dozens of different…

The secret lives of Canada lynx

New technology captures never-before-heard sounds of lynx hunting, fighting, and sleepingCredit: Emily Studd Using a Fitbit and a spy mic, scientists have discovered new insight into the behaviour of the elusive Canada lynx. A new study by…