That earthy smell may be an ancient type of communication between bacteria and the creatures that live with them in the soil.
Only 566 people have ever travelled to space. Sixty-five of them, or about 11.5%, were women.
When dinosaurs walked Gondwana 100 million years ago, they did so alongside Wollemi pine trees. Now, there are less than 100 left in the wild.
[Header image: Tobias Maschtaler/Unsplash, CC BY-SA] Philip Donkersley, Lancaster University I study insects for a living, and…
A food waste researcher interested in how humans prepare food, eat and manage leftovers explains how this extends to other planets.
The quest to produce profitable new varieties at times led to breeders to embrace methods that today seem strange.