Supervisory authorities

CNRS

Our LABEX

Our Networks

Search




Visitors logged in: 2


Home > Communication > Scientific newsletter > Press articles > Scientific press

Scientific press Scientific press feed

Page(s) : < | 1 | ... | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | ... | 304 |

4 June 2018

New study corroborates role of wildlife in regulating the world’s plants [Phys]

Everyone knows that plants are eaten by animals, but how important is this basic process in structuring plant communities? In a study published this week in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, ASE Research Fellow Dr. Matthew Scott Luskin and co-authors, use data from across the world to investigate the impacts of plant-eating animals, known as herbivores, on land ecosystems.

Read more

4 June 2018

Scientists link ocean dispersal of baby fish with ecology of adults [Phys]

For the first time, scientists have linked the ecology of adult fish populations inhabiting coral reefs with the dispersal of baby fish between reefs, reporting the dynamics of a living network called a "marine metapopulation."

Read more

4 June 2018

Évolution : l’histoire des Islandais lue dans leurs gènes [Futura-sciences]

Des chercheurs ont comparé les génomes d’individus qui vivaient en Islande il y a environ mille ans et d’européens actuels. Les Islandais modernes ont une proportion bien plus importante d’allèles d’origine scandinave que n’en avaient les premiers habitants de l’île.

Read more

1 June 2018

Fussy fruit flies can detect bad genes [Phys]

Researchers at The University of Western Australia have demonstrated the sexual attractiveness of male fruit flies isn’t just about how big they are or how nice they smell; it’s also about how many mutations they carry.

Read more

1 June 2018

On a deserted island, risk-taking lizards survive better. With predators? Not so much [Phys]

For anoles in the Caribbean islands, natural selection predictably favors exploratory behavior in the absence of predators, and ground avoidance when predators are around, according to a new experimental field study forthcoming in the June 1 issue of Science.

Read more

Page(s) : < | 1 | ... | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | ... | 304 |