Facing down tennis-ball-size spiders at work

↑ Jenny Stynoski, research study teacher at the Instituto Clodomiro Picado at the University of Costa Rica I routinely endeavor into the Costa Rican jungle to study toxin frogs.... Read more »

Scientists share the most dangerous things they work with

You may anticipate scientists to come across dangers out in the field. However labs aren’t safe houses either. We asked scientists about the most dangerous things they work with.... Read more »

I built a smell machine to protect dogs

↑ Jennifer Day, biologist at the University of Washington at Seattle Each year, poachers traffic countless lots of prohibited wildlife items through the world’s greatest ports. Detector dogs like... Read more »

Treating a koala-chlamydia epidemic | Popular Science

↑ KatieDahlhausen, biophysicsPh D. prospect at UC Davis In2015, I went to Australia to gather koala poo, which can teach us about their intricate microbiome. Bacteria in their guts... Read more »

To save a dog breed, change it

Animals I’m raising the lundehund of the future. The Norwegian lundehund has an amazing history– and has actually ended up being exceptionally inbred. To wait, scientists blended it with... Read more »