Newfound Monkey Flower Reveals Evolution in Action
The species evolved within the last 150 years.
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Scientists are still unsure how the weird bare spots form and how exactly they grow.
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The southernmost continent hasn't always been sheathed in ice.
The relative plant is only one-fourth the size of the corpse flower.
Even after 100 years, restored wetlands rarely equal their conditions of the past.
The adhesive properties of meat-eating sundew plants and the nanoparticles in English ivy are being harnessed for innovative medical and cosmetic applications.
Sandi Copeland investigates early humans' search for food and mates using traces left in fossil teeth and modern wild plant foods.
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These fossilized organisms might have given rise to complex land creatures like animals and plants.
Teh-hui Kao, who studies how plants prevent inbreeding, answers the ScienceLives questions
Species discovery is surprise in well-studied Iberian Peninsula.
From Venus flytraps whose trap leaves snap shut around unsuspecting prey to the cobra lily's maze of false exits, carnivorous plants are creative killers.
Two month long expeditions to New Guinea turn up almost 200 new species.
Bugs send vibrations along leaves and stems to communicate without attracting the attention of predators.