Category Archives: paper review

Fungus Kills Caterpillars to Feed Its Plant Host

Plants and fungi look like peaceful woodland scenery, but underneath the soil some plant-fungi pairs act as a deadly team mummifying insects and draining them of their nutrients, according to a new paper published  in Science.  The study by Canadian

Fungus Kills Caterpillars to Feed Its Plant Host

Plants and fungi look like peaceful woodland scenery, but underneath the soil some plant-fungi pairs act as a deadly team mummifying insects and draining them of their nutrients, according to a new paper published  in Science.  The study by Canadian

The incredible shrinking butterfly?

Is climate change causing cold blooded organisms to shrink?  That’s the finding of a new paper by Dr. Andrew Hirst and his research group at the Queen Mary’s School of Biological and Chemical Sciences.  The researchers collected data from 40 years

The incredible shrinking butterfly?

Is climate change causing cold blooded organisms to shrink?  That’s the finding of a new paper by Dr. Andrew Hirst and his research group at the Queen Mary’s School of Biological and Chemical Sciences.  The researchers collected data from 40 years