Crops sense and respond to drought, pests and other stressors in surprising ways, researchers are discovering
Scientific AmericanA new investigation has revealed a plant information-processing network, driven by hormones, in one genus of plants, carried out by more than 2,000 protein interactions, hundreds of which had not been discovered before.
Men often think masks and other precautions make them look like wimps
Scientific AmericanResearch has demonstrated that society treats masculinity as an earned status, hard won and easily lost. And the coronavirus has laid bare how some male leaders value projecting a tough guy image over promoting the common good. | Analysis