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Despite metamorphosis, moths hold on to memories from their days as a caterpillar

August 1, 2014 I haven’t forgotten. drippyhippie, CC BY-NC-ND Sana Suri, University of Oxford The striking transformation of a caterpillar into a colourful, winged butterfly is one that has captivated scientists for years. The metamorphosis involves the breakdown of most of the caterpillar’s tissues before reassembling to form a butterfly. It therefore seems unlikely that…

‘This Is Not Normal’: Record-Smashing European Heat Wave Sparks Demands to Combat Climate Emergency

« The climate is changing. Use your voice, wallet, and votes to fight it. » July 25, 2019 by Jessica Corbett, Following days of warnings from meteorologists, temperatures soared to historic highs throughout Western Europe Thursday, eliciting impassioned demands for governments to take more ambitious action to combat the climate crisis. « Without climate change we wouldn’t have hit the…