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Stories by John R. Platt

Poachers versus Poop

The key to saving elephants and other species may lie in the DNA contained in their droppings, says conservation biologist Samuel Wasser

April 23, 2018 — John R. Platt

Squirrel Sex Is Complicated

Only 35 Mount Graham squirrels remain in the wild, but five captive squirrels could hold the key to their long-term survival—if we can get them to breed

January 19, 2018 — John R. Platt
Stories by John R. Platt

Beyond XX and XY

Biology. Identity. Equality.