Category Archives: growth and development

Collateral benefit

Bird disperses eggs of stick insects it swallowed Some stick insects are even more like plants than you might think at first glance. Just like plant seeds, the eggs can be dispersed by a bird, Kenji Suetsugu and colleagues show. … Continue reading

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Nutritious two-component glue

Queen larva is firmly attached to her ceiling A bee larva that is to become a queen receives large quantities of royal jelly. And that is not only because the stuff is nutritious, as Anja Buttstedt and colleagues show. A … Continue reading

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