'It's easy to mess up their development': Monarch butterflies raised in captivity may not migrate to Mexico

'It's easy to mess up their development': Monarch butterflies raised in captivity may not migrate to Mexico

If you’re raising monarch caterpillars in the hope that when they become butterflies, they’ll fly to Mexico and help replenish endangered populations, a new study offers some warnings and some advice. Monarch butterflies raised indoors as caterpillars don’t head south towards Mexico when they emerge from their chrysalises, researchers at the University of Chicago have found. “It’s easy […]

Concerns raised over secretive spyware company’s rumoured sale

A prominent digital rights group is sounding the alarm after reports that a controversial developer of government-grade spy software may be up for sale. The University of Toronto’s Citizen Lab, whose researchers have authored multiple reports on the the misuse of spyware developed by a company called NSO Group, sent a letter to the company’s […]