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1 New tool could help scientists dig deeper for prized crop genes
2 How plants tune their greenness to light quality
3 Polar bear den detection methods work less than half the time, finds bear expert
4 How do I include my pets in my family's emergency planning for COVID-19?
5 Why do small dogs live longer than big dogs?
6 Air-dropping poisoned meat to kill bush predators hasn't worked in the past, and won't help now
7 Worm nerve responses for good and bad
8 Study shows salmon in fish farms prefer to be monitored by small robot
9 Phase separation problems with proteins in skin found to account for some skin diseases
10 Fall precipitation predicts abundance of curly top disease and guides weed management
11 Treated wastewater may be safe for aquaculture
12 New planting guidelines could boost edamame profits
13 New microscopy technique uncovers previously hidden information in micrographs of biological cells
14 Study reveals how antibiotic resistance evolves and spreads in 'top priority' superbug
15 The discovery of a new gene that 'supervises' strawberry ripening
16 Researchers discover first protein that regulates fatty acid synthase
17 Long-term analysis shows GM cotton no match for insects in India
18 How plants sound the alarm about danger
19 Hornwort genomes could lead to crop improvement
20 Bee lawns generate national buzz
21 Semi-metal compound could treat foal pneumonia without promoting drug resistant bacteria
22 How sperm unpack dad's genome so it can merge with mom's
23 Bacteria form biofilms like settlers form cities
24 Human activity affects interactions between plants and seed-dispersing birds
25 Technology to screen for higher-yielding crop traits is now more accessible to scientists
26 'Shark molecule' protects cholesterol enzyme from destruction
27 New fish kills: Can we stop them?
28 'Sustainable intensification' of cropping systems good for farmers, environment
29 Researchers discover new fishes at remote New Zealand island
30 Cleaving through the heart of viral infections
31 What lives, what dies? The science behind the decision to cull seals to save cod
32 For migratory alewife, urbanization of coastal areas means smaller size, poorer health
33 Highly efficient, low-cost method developed to reduce DNA errors
34 A seven-gene-deleted African swine fever virus is safe and effective vaccine in pigs
35 Scientists find burnt, starving koalas weeks after the bushfires
36 Salmon provide nutrients to Alaskan streambanks
37 New study: Climate change will affect the abundance of common boreal plants
38 Measures against overfishing should also protect older megaspawners, experts say
39 Two hormones drive anemonefish fathering, aggression
40 Record 51 Asian carp caught in Minnesota, a sign it may be permanent
41 Monarch butterfly migration to Mexico drops by 53%, activists say
42 New study reveals early evolution of cortex
43 Love rivals risk having offspring with a greater number of harmful mutations
44 Scientists can now edit multiple genome fragments at a time
45 Scientists optimize prime editing for rice and wheat
46 Bargain-hunting for biodiversity
47 Unraveling the puzzle of Madagascar's forest cats
48 Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde: Enzyme targeted by TB antibiotic later stops the drug destroying it
49 Pangolin sales plunge in Gabon over coronavirus fears
50 New kind of CRISPR technology to target RNA, including RNA viruses like coronavirus
51 Predicting the impacts of white-nose syndrome in bats
52 Sensory danger zones: How sensory pollution impacts animal survival
53 Microplastic fibers linked to respiratory, reproductive changes in fish
54 Study draws Southern California coastal light pollution into focus
55 Knowing why bacteria are great upstream swimmers may prevent serious infections
56 Improving aquaculture and identifying impact of climate change by researching crab molting
57 Gene switch ENO identified as a tomato fruit regulator
58 Changes in cellular degradation hubs can lead to cancer
59 Researchers compare cadmium phytoextraction ability of several plants
60 Chromolaena odorata increases resource investment into growth through postintroduction evolution
61 Elucidation of mechanisms that coordinate cell memory inheritance with DNA replication
62 Researchers reveal lignin protection mechanism in forest soils
63 Major advances in our understanding of New World Morning Glories
64 Composing new proteins with artificial intelligence
65 Plant water saving system works like clockwork, it transpires
66 Common anti-parasite treatments used on cattle have devastating impacts on wildlife
67 Bacteria play 'rummy' with genes, biologist shows
68 New method to create 'membraneless compartments' lends insight into cellular processes
69 Pesticide seed coatings are widespread but underreported
70 For narwhals, the 'unicorn of the seas,' size matters for sexual selection
71 One of Darwin's evolution theories finally proved by Cambridge researcher
72 'Fatal attraction': Small carnivores drawn to kill sites, then ambushed by larger kin
73 Birds are the 'canaries in the climate-change coal mine'
74 Cracking the code to sea cucumber farming
75 High oleic acid soybeans offer benefits to dairy cows, farmers, research shows
76 Making cell modeling more realistic
77 Where'd you get those genes? Individual growth can vary wildly when populations interbreed
78 Study suggests males with older brother more likely to be gay
79 Study finds bird evolution shaped by Tibetan Plateau
80 New research unpicks root causes of separation anxiety in dogs
81 Control mechanism of force-induced cell-to-cell adhesion
82 Round trip flight of migratory wading birds tracked
83 Sugar brings a lot of carbon dioxide into the deeper sea
84 Crop diversity can buffer the effects of climate change
85 New details revealed on how plants maintain optimal sperm-egg ratio
86 Ancient fish fossil reveals evolutionary origin of the human hand
87 Hodor 'holds the door' open for a potential new way to curb mosquito populations
88 Urban coyotes eat lots of cats--and human garbage, study of their poop reveals
89 Supercomputers unlock reproductive mysteries of viruses and life
90 How 'pioneer' protein turns stem cells into organs
91 How does an intersex bee behave?
92 Warming seas: Climate change's toll on tropical fish
93 Reef manta rays in New Caledonia dive up to 672 meters deep at night
94 New technique 'prints' cells to create diverse biological environments
95 Bacteria cause problems for genetic research
96 Microplastics found in a quarter of San Diego estuary fish
97 Brand new shark(s), doo doo, doo doo doo doo
98 New technique has potential to protect oranges from citrus greening
99 Noises from human activity may threaten New England's freshwater soundscape
100 Tracking data used to identify biodiversity hot spots in Southern Ocean ecosystems
101 Sea otters, opossums and the surprising ways pathogens move from land to sea
102 Fossil snake with infrared vision: Early evolution of snakes in the Messel Pit examined
103 Removing belly fat before it sticks to you
106 Open sesame: Micro RNAs regulate plant pores
107 Organellogenesis still a work in progress in novel dinoflagellates
108 Building a better color vision test for animals
109 Scientists learn how vampire bat strangers make friends
110 Study investigates evolution during Cambrian Explosion
111 Advances in genetic, geospatial techniques aid efforts to fend off invasive insects
112 Starlings sleep less during summer and full-moon nights
113 Slow growth in black rhino numbers cause for hope: conservationists
114 Evolution selects for 'loners' that hang back from collective behavior--at least in slime molds
115 Global human genomes reveal rich genetic diversity shaped by complex evolutionary history
116 Scientists program cells to carry out gene-guided construction projects
117 Glucagon receptor structures reveal G protein specificity mechanism
118 Improving success of giraffe translocations
119 Paving the way for new peptide-based therapeutics with novel method of phage display