New soft tissue analyses show how ammonites lived in Jurassic oceans
New 3D scans of soft tissue show how ammonites functioned.
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Unwanted guests: the weird world of parasitic plants
Most plants get the energy they need through photosynthesis, but some get their nutrition by stealing it from another plant instead. About 1% of flowering plants (around 4,000 species) are parasitic.
Wildlife Photographer of the Year: conservation success stories
Scientists, conservationists and wildlife experts are working to secure the futures of some of the world's most threatened species.
Earth's water may have been formed by solar winds
Solar winds from the Sun could have produced much of Earth's water by irradiating asteroids.2 December 2021