An international team won the acoustic category at the 30th First Annual Ig Nobel Prize for inducing a Chinese alligator to bellow in a helium-filled chamber.
Colonizing the shells of live sea turtles might have allowed mollusks to encounter previously unexplored niches, scientists say.
Two Japanese researchers have been awarded the 2020 Miyake Prize, which honors outstanding contributions in the field of materials science or earth and planetary science.
The Tanpopo space mission has revealed that bacteria could survive travel between Earth and Mars in the form of aggregates.
Adult neurogenesis is essential for sleep-induced memory consolidation in mice, a new study shows.