Finding the ancestral roots of female orgasm

Human females ovluate on a monthly cycle. Rabbits and many other mammals are physically induced ovulators. This...

Geissorhiza: an evolutionary case study in the Cape Floristic Region

The Cape Floristic Region (CFR) in South Africa is one of the most plant biodiverse places on earth with over...

Investigating the presence of the amphibian chytrid fungus in a non-native species

We're currently studying a population of the common midwife toad (Alytes obstetricans) in Cambridge, England...

Self-Regulatory Genetic Circuit Inducing Tumor Death

Cancerous tumors are surrounded by what is termed a "tumor microenvironment" that distinguishes them from normal...

What Did 17th-Century Sailors Really Eat?

Were sailors actually ship-shape--or were they truly a sickly bunch? Find out with us! We are replicating shipboard...

The Narcissus Flycatcher genome project: Evolution's imprint on the genome.

The Narcissus Flycatcher (Ficedula narcissina) is an East Asian songbird with three subspecies. Two subspecies...

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