More Wadhams [Stoat]

Source: http://scienceblogs.com/stoat/2016/09/30/more-wadhams/ Browsing Twitter after a break I was unsurprised to see the usual suspects dissing that fine chap, Peter Wadhams. Heaven forfend that I should ever stoop so low. It is tempting to describe the “lame...

Can bees experience positive emotions? [Life Lines]

Source: http://scienceblogs.com/lifelines/2016/09/30/can-bees-experience-positive-emotions/ By Uroš Novina from Semič, Slovenia – Bee close up, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=50974889 A new study was designed to test whether bees can...

Using Feces to Identify Species [Life Lines]

Source: http://scienceblogs.com/lifelines/2016/09/28/using-feces-to-identify-species/ Image of big eared bats By Stihler Craig, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons According to a press release from Northern Arizona University, Drs....