Sea buckthorn (Hippophae spp.) is a deciduous shrub or medium sized tree belongs to the family â€˜Elaeagnaceaeâ€™ which grow naturally at higher altitudes of temperate zone of Asia and Europe.
As a species we're so brain-proud it doesn't occur to most of us to ask whether a big brain has disadvantages as well as cognitive benefits.
UK scientists have created a synthetic molecule that, when applied to crops, has been shown to increase the size and starch content of wheat grains in the lab by up to 20%.
New research led by the American Museum of Natural History suggests that there are about 18,000 bird species in the world - nearly twice as many as previously thought.
Microorganisms isolated in cave for four million years helps researchers understand the origins of antibiotic resistance.
The weight of Earthâ€™s technosphere now stands at an enormous 30 trillion tonnes, according to a new study. The Earthâ€™s technosphere includes all the structures
Construction on the worldâ€™s first full-sized Titanic replica has started in China, a country with a well-documented fascination with the tale of the ill-fated ocean liner.
Tiny bubble-like structures found in ancient rocks show life was thriving in the harshest of conditions billions of years ago
Liquids shared mouth-to-mouth by social insects contain proteins and small molecules that can influence the development and organisation of their colonies, according to new findings published in eLife.