A new centipede species was named using specimens collected without permits. Should journals combat such practices? Editors are divided.
Globally, thousands of bee species have become so rare that they are difficult to find or have gone extinct, according to an analysis of global insect collections.
Scientists can learn much from an animal’s semen. But it’s difficult to collect semen from wild animals. Primate males however, masturbate often, ejaculating on surfaces nearby. Could scientists collect semen there?
Forests with more termites show better soil nutrient distribution and leaf litter removal, reported a 2019 study.