The Earth BioGenome Project aims to sequence all eukaryotic species. This superkingdom of life includes all organisms except bacteria and archaea.
Publication Date: 25 April 2018
James B. Nardi's latest book is published by The University of Chicago Press.
Publication Date: 18 April 2018
In Panama's lowland tropical forest, tree species growing on low phosphorus soils grew faster, on average, than species growing on high phosphorus soils. Credit:
Publication Date: 08 March 2018
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Publication Date: 07 March 2018
The Ecological Society of America has named Wendy H. Yang, a professor of plant biology and geology at Illinois, as an Early Career Fellow.
Publication Date: 06 March 2018
Ticks are the 2018 Insect Fear Film Festival theme, despite the fact that they are not insects but arachnids. Festival founder and entomology professor May Berenbaum chose ticks because, as global disease vectors, it is important for people to understand them.
Publication Date: 15 February 2018
IGB Director Gene Robinson has been awarded the 2018 Wolf Prize in Agriculture for “leading the genomics revolution in the organismal and population biology of the honey bee.”
Publication Date: 13 February 2018
Entomology professor May Berenbaum, left, and postdoctoral researcher Ling-Hsiu Liao found that honey bees have a slight preference for food laced with the fungicide chlorothalonil at certain concentrations.
Publication Date: 12 January 2018
College of LAS program supports promising assistant professors
Publication Date: 23 December 2017
What does a sexist Google engineer teach us about women in science?
Publication Date: 12 December 2017