Plant & Animal Sciences

The science of living things holds a special fascination for human beings, as we strive to understand our place in the seemingly endless array of life on our planet. Research into agricultural and plant science, ecology, animal science and behavior, aquatic and marine science, organismal biology, entomology, and evolution continues to shape both our technology and our fundamental knowledge of ourselves. Elsevier’s foundational and leading-edge content in these areas — including award-winning encyclopedias of fish physiology, animal behavior, and insects — continues to enhance scientific comprehension of the living systems we depend on.

Forensic Sciences; Plant & Animal Sciences

Where is All the Ivory From? Using Forensic Science and Elephant DNA to Stop Poachers

As the largest land mammal, African elephants are keystone species in their environment. We are currently losing up to... Read more

Plant & Animal Sciences

Sense and Sensibility: Mind Like an Elephant

There Used to be Elephants in Africa There used to be elephants in Africa. There were also many... Read more

Life Sciences; Plant & Animal Sciences

Birds ‘cry hawk’ to give offspring chance to escape predators

Surprising finding shows that thornbills simulate a ‘chorus of alarm’ to distract predators by convincing them something scarier... Read more

Plant & Animal Sciences

Studies on the Pathology of Gorillas

Members of the Africa Middle East (AME) Section of the Wildlife Disease Association (WDA) may be interested to... Read more

Food Science & Nutrition; Plant & Animal Sciences

Agriculture, Ethics and Feeding All

Capital, chemical, and energy dependent agriculture as practiced in most of the world’s developed countries has ethical dilemmas.... Read more

Plant & Animal Sciences

Are Bark Beetles Chewing Up Our Forests? What About Our Coffee?

Biologists, ecologists and entomologists have long been fascinated by bark and ambrosia beetles, which are believed to originate... Read more

Plant & Animal Sciences

New Releases and Forthcoming Books in Animal and Plant Science

Browse These New Releases and Forthcoming Books to Help Kick-Start Your Research in 2015! Animal Science Elephant Sense... Read more

Plant & Animal Sciences

Meet the Elsevier Editorial Team During Entomology 2014

Stop by booth #414 during your visit to Portland for the annual Entomology conference! Elsevier is a world-leading... Read more

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