Surge in pest resistance in GM crops, says study

The researchers analysed published data for 36 cases representing responses of 15 pest species in 10 countries on every continent except Antarctica. They discovered resistance that substantially reduced the efficacy of the Bt crops in the field in 16 cases ... ( read original story ...)

The wind sublimates snowflakes in Antarctica

The Dumont d'Urville French research station on the coast of East Antarctica. Credit: @LTE/EPFL Researchers have observed and characterized a weather process that was not previously known to occur in Antarctica's coastal regions. It turns out that the ... ( read original story ...)