Plant Biology

Harmine stimulates proliferation of human neural progenitors
21 citations · 311,331 views · 2,414 downloads
Gluten-free food database: the nutritional quality and cost of packaged gluten-free foods
54 citations · 121,137 views · 6,075 downloads
Sizing ocean giants: patterns of intraspecific size variation in marine megafauna
44 citations · 94,584 views · 5,425 downloads
Humans differ in their personal microbial cloud
121 citations · 55,797 views · 5,826 downloads
Genome-scale investigation of phenotypically distinct but nearly clonal Trichoderma strains
2 citations · 54,738 views · 623 downloads
Asian elephants (Elephas maximus) reassure others in distress
37 citations · 51,270 views · 2,452 downloads
Regenerative agriculture: merging farming and natural resource conservation profitably
25 citations · 43,564 views · 7,060 downloads
The effect of habitual and experimental antiperspirant and deodorant product use on the armpit microbiome
20 citations · 45,055 views · 2,259 downloads
Boxer crabs induce asexual reproduction of their associated sea anemones by splitting and intraspecific theft
2 citations · 41,023 views · 1,472 downloads
The effect of listening to music on human transcriptome
20 citations · 37,573 views · 3,221 downloads
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Time wasted on finding free and accessible papers is valuable time wasted for conservation practitioners. Interesting new paper explores this issue & outlines ways for improvement https://t.co/6ZxxnaXHoJ

“Very few sites can reshape the inferred phylogenetic tree” paper by @realwrf and Donald Canfield https://t.co/uUyoBbYMC4

Look at this lovely paper using social media to help study those hard to study herps https://t.co/OaHZZaPC58 citizenscience #reptiles @NRF_News

Integrating population genetic structure, microbiome, and pathogens presence data in Dermacentor variabilis https://t.co/acwQ2uFyiK @thePeerJ https://t.co/j5YCLWgsDx

Deutsche Welle: "When boxer crabs fight, anemones are the real winners"
http://www.dw.com/en/when-boxer-crabs-fight-anemones-are-the-real-winners/a-37348358

The Washington Post: "The stinky truth: Deodorant can change your body’s bacteria"
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/speaking-of-science/wp/2016/02/02/the-stinky-truth-deodorant-can-change-your-bodys-bacteria/

The Smithsonian: "You Produce a Microbial Cloud That Can Act Like an Invisible Fingerprint"
http://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/you-produce-microbial-cloud-can-act-invisible-fingerprint-180956698/

New Research Shows Listening to Music Actually Alters Your Genes in Surprising Ways
http://mic.com/articles/112898/an-incredible-study-just-proved-that-listening-to-music-actually-affects-your-genes

Coverage in National Geographic by Ed Yong
http://phenomena.nationalgeographic.com/2015/01/13/how-big-are-the-biggest-squid-whales-sharks-jellyfish/

A Reassuring Trunk: Evidence of Consolation in Elephants
http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/2014/02/reassuring-trunk-evidence-consolation-elephants/