Tagged: Research

Evolved to Feel No Pain?

At-a-Glance Researchers studying mole-rats have found several with insensitivity to different pain-causing substances. The Highveld mole-rat is the first mammal known to have pain insensitivity to AITC, the pain-causing chemical in wasabi and other...

Can We Trust Science Media?

.color-fadedBlue { background-color: #f3f7f9; } .color-white { background: white; } .col-lg-4 { width: 33.333%; } .padded-sm { 0.5em; } Media Mess We live in an era in which it is hard to know who...

Honey Bee Medicine

At-A-Glance Ingested microRNAs from multiple sources can confer immunity to certain diseases in honey bees. These immune-boosting miRNAs are passed to adults and larval bees through worker and royal jellies. Plant miRNAs responsible for...

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