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New Tool For Comparative Gene Studies

A great deal is known about how model organisms such as fruit flies, nematodes and mice develop. But what about beetles,... Read More

Borror and DeLong’s Introduction to the Study of Insects

Borror and DeLong's Introduction to the Study of Insects       ... Read More

Dying Cells Encourage Neighbors To Grow

Researchers from The Rockefeller University have uncovered specific mechanisms by which cells that are genetically... Read More

Prehistoric Mystery Organism Verified As Giant Fungus

Scientists at the University of Chicago and the National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C., have produced new... Read More


Animal Definition An animal (plural: animals) refers to any of the eukaryotic multicellular organisms of the biological... Read More


stick 1. A small shoot, or branch, separated, as by a cutting, from a tree or shrub; also, any stem or branch of a tree, of... Read More


stag 1. (Science: zoology) The adult male of the red deer (Cervus elaphus), a large European species closely related to the... Read More


pediculus Origin: L, a louse. (Science: zoology) A genus of wingless parasitic hemiptera, including the common lice of man.... Read More