Do Hummingbirds Actually Sleep?

When hummingbirds use more energy than they consume, they use deep hypothermia (torpor) at night to lower energy...

Achieving food sovereignty with edible insects: Breaking the cycle of poverty and malnutrition

Food insecurity and environmental degradation disproportionately affect the world’s poorest. Our project tackles...

How did Paleolithic Hunter-Gatherers Use and Consume Plant Resources in Eurasia?

Hunter-gatherers repeatedly visited the Mughr el-Hamamah site, Jordan, ca. 45-40,000 years ago. Then, anatomically...

Affordable and Capable Search and Rescue Robots

Our goal is to build affordable teams of robots for disaster relief. We believe that the computing and sensing...

Restoring Chilean woodlands with reintroduced guanacos!

During our previous experiment on using guanacos to restore the "espinal" savanna in Chile https://experiment...

How are some sea stars tolerant of "sea star wasting disease"?

Recently, a devastating epidemic called "sea star wasting disease" (SSWD) has killed huge numbers of sea stars...

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