Heat stress in livestock [Life Lines]

Source: http://scienceblogs.com/lifelines/2016/03/31/2852/ Photo by: Myrabella / Wikimedia Commons, via Wikimedia Commons With the approach of summer, a timely study was published in the American Journal of Physiology – Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative...

Birds seeking safety of alligators [Life Lines]

Source: http://scienceblogs.com/lifelines/2016/03/25/birds-seeking-safety-of-alligators/ I came across this neat video summarizing a study that found some birds build nests near alligators to protect themselves from other predators. But the protection is not without a...