An image of the humped bladderwort, a tiny floating carnivorous plant, has beaten out more than 2,000 entries to win the top prize in the 2013 Olympus BioScapes Digital Imaging Competition.
The US scientists who received the Nobel Prize for Chemistry were able to map how cells detect and respond to chemicals they encounter.
Fruit flies that haven't mated recently are more likely to ingest alcohol, according to a recent study.
Embryonic stem cell funding flows again – for now. But stop-and-go funding and continued legal wrangling could push researchers of cells from human embryos to pursue other fields.