Snails improved their memory after “eating” chocolate

Turns out that flavonoids make snails smarter.

Alfred Wallace’s life and times

Science historian Dr John van Wyhe and his fellow researchers at the National University of Singapore have compiled the entire collection of Alfred Russel Wallace’s documented life and discoveries from his scientific travels….

Scientists discover how bees develop optimised traplines

  Brainiac bumblebees buzzing with mathematical solutions.

Robots inspired by nature

Nature has often been a source of inspiration in film and literature, but more recently, engineers have gotten into the natural trend, designing robots inspired by wildlife. This development demonstrates how our surrounding…

Nature’s spicy insect repellent

Mustard plants have developed a defense mechanism against insects.

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