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Bringing infectious diseases into the maths classroom

Philosophical Transactions A: Looking back on 2023

Bird Hunt

Social distancing patterns in seal colonies

Science Diplomacy — 15 Years On

Biology Letters Best Paper Prize – 2023 finalists: Part three

Rhyme and reason

Drop dead! Female mate avoidance in an explosively breeding frog

Biology Letters Best Paper Prize – 2023 finalists: Part two

Crowdsourcing Krakatoa

Biology Letters Best Paper Prize – 2023 finalists: Part one

Travel grants for archival research

Celebrating the top-cited papers of 2022

The evolutionary significance of variation in metabolic rates

Choose a life sciences job, choose Biology Letters

Why reforming education should start with boosting the status of teachers

Decoding life's inner workings

Cardiac electrophysiology

Is UAE climate change agreement a COP-out?

Celebrating the most popular papers from 2023

Eight new Data Editors join the Proceedings B board – part two

Eight new Data Editors join the Proceedings B board – part one

Sparrows and spiders

Photography Competition 2023 – the results!

2023 reasons to love Science in the Making

Open Biology joins Review Commons

Echoes of epidemics

Feeling the heat? Southern pied babblers show cognitive impairment under high temperatures

Improving elephant monitoring with the help of AI

The UK’s Bletchley Summit marks the start of AI’s second chapter

Prints for Christmas!

The lewdest Fellow of the age?

The many faces of Mary Somerville

Light pollution ecology: from concept to species to ecosystems

“History is being made for future generations to celebrate” – Dr Mark Richards reflects on the Career Development Fellowship

Structural and molecular biology—an origins story

Atlantic overturning: new observations and challenges

Moving towards an open science community

Ensuring openness and integrity at a fair cost

Magnetic Halley

At home with the Einsteins

Book autopsy

Biographical Memoirs Vol 75: chemistry and commercial success

AI and the future of scholarly publishing (part 2)

AI and the future of scholarly publishing (part 1)

Lace-like trophies

The future of peer review in the 17th Century

Peer Review and The Future of Publishing

Mapping India

Royal Society Open Science welcomes new Associate Editors

Climate change adaptation needs a science of culture

Focus on Leeuwenhoek

Heavy weather

The road to open access

Shedding light on the future of conservation technology

A rainy day in the library

Memorialising George Boole

Effects of social instability in dwarf mongooses

Mr Muscle

Stressed out mice

Sabine at sea

All our photos do is win, win, win, no matter what… but how?

Why the next government should commit to a fundamental review of the education system

Diet of worms

Identity, Individuality and Indistinguishability in Physics and Mathematics

Open access discount on Short Communications

Celebrating Leeuwenhoek

Curious characters

Fruit alcohol content and seed dispersal—birds vs mammals

Judging the 2023 Royal Society Publishing Photography Competition

Science century

Seeing clearly

The Lady and the Leviathan

Community ecologists – why should you join our Editorial Board?

Biology Letters has your research covered

Brains in a ferment

Invertebrate biodiversity continues to decline in cropland


Open Questions in biology

Many Wrens

The power of sound

Registered Reports Community Feedback - a new initiative

One in fifty

The first lady’s comet

How the Namaqua Sandgrouse defies the desert with its water-carrying capabilities

Archived papers

The power of peer networking for improving STEM faculty job applications

Years in the making

Theme issue publishing at the Royal Society

Science in the (re)making

Making and breaking symmetries in mind and life

Biographical Memoirs Vol. 74: reproduction, replication and resistance

Modern perspectives in Proof Theory

Disordered eating

Octopus and Royal Society Open Science

Degrees Wedgwood

Recognition for reviewers

Methods Matter

You are what you eat?

Shelf life

Every cloud

Pioneering women

Who’s who in scientific publishing?


Theoretical Chemistry in the 20th Century

New streamlined application process with plenty of support to secure up to £3,000 of funding for your investigative Partnership Grants project

Magnetism and Madras

Unnoticed Letters

Meet animal behaviour expert Yitzchak Ben Mocha

Three men on a reef

Microbial ecology for engineering biology

Celebrating the most cited papers from 2021

Comet tales

Tomorrow’s climate scientists attend a mock select committee

Food, glorious food

Fighting the impacts of human-induced environmental change

Colours of the seasons

COP15 – A few small steps and a road map for the journey ahead

Multidisciplinary approaches to the Amazonian past

Goodly printing

Welcoming Richard Dixon as the new Editor-in-Chief of Philosophical Transactions B

Open access: how we are transforming?

Busby’s schoolboys

The next frontier in open science: transparency in funding processes

H-mode Transition and Pedestal Studies in Fusion Plasmas

Meet Jane Hillston, Proceedings A’s first female Editor-In-Chief

Celebrating the most popular papers from 2022

COP27 - a lack of ambition

Rants and ramblings

Rewarding peer review

On your marks!

What would you do if you had £3000 for a research project?

Despite COVID: showcasing new research in evolutionary biology from academic caregivers in the middle of a pandemic

Davy’s vaulting ambition

Moving house

Aspirin: the wonder drug against cancer?

Air, land, and sea—climate change and past Fellows of the Royal Society

International Day of LGBTQIA+ People In STEM

Being transgender in STEM

Reflections on trans identities and anti-science

Water under the bridge

Solving the science gender gap?

In the footsteps of dinosaurs: using artificial intelligence to analyse fossil tracks

Trouble at the Mint

Empire of learning

Preying dangerously: lizards vs spiders

Reading between the lines

Open Access Week – highlights from Open Biology

Jotello Festiri Soga

Fostering data sharing practices in pursuit of climate justice

William Anderson Soga

Complex rheology in biological systems

Buried treasures

Modelling the gut microbiota

Reflections on the 2022 Pairing Scheme

Changing working lives

Young student researchers investigate ‘What animals and plants share our world?’ as part of their Partnership Grants project

John Ruskin and ‘heart-sight’

Making peer review more inclusive and fairer: transparency, measurement and confrontation

Pursuing portraiture

Rapidly reviewing Registered Reports: A retrospective

The sound of science

The role and reputation of preprints

Predatory journals: how to avoid being prey?

Understanding colour vision in arthropods: Q&A with Ayse Yilmaz

Associate Editor from China joins the Proceedings B board

Haunting the shelves

Trivial pursuits

Champion outstanding scientists of every background and role

A bit of binary

New tool in mapping axolotl development

A song of Schiehallion

The challenges of modelling real-life epidemics

Admit one

Science at night

Ruskin's perspectives

Why publish open access in Proceedings B?

On the scent

Can we build a more desirable information environment?

Call for proposals: organise a scientific meeting and guest-edit an influential Royal Society journal

Plenty more fish

Now for the space weather forecast

Transparent Peer Review on Biology Letters and Proceedings A

A few pointers for a good review

Developing artificial afferents for tactile sensing

Certified winners

Why we need data-literate citizens

Pride and STEM: Positive changes, but further to go

Face masking and COVID-19: potential effects of variolation on transmission dynamics

Pride and STEM: Looking back on 50 years

Danger money

Digital technology and the planet: Progress and perspectives on a data-driven net zero transition

Oldest book news

Partnership Grants - sometimes you win and sometimes you luge…

Time-keeping and decision-making in living cells

A brief history of astronomy, astrophysics and cosmology 1945-2000

Better education, better productivity

Science looks good on the catwalk

Making Computer Science education relevant, engaging and accessible

The Assessment Regime of the Future

Mini-Livers on a Chip

Paper machines

Building a healthy online information environment

My Guest Editor experience: Q&A with Dr Kate Hendry

Tomorrow's climate scientists - monitoring air pollution

Atoll protected

Education, like History, is complicated – and that’s ok

What actually makes us happy?

The importance of different thinking

Foul ink

Science for a Resilient Future

Top 10 reasons to submit to Biology Letters (and be cheerful)

Perkin's purple

What is synthetic data, and how can it advance research and development?

Partners in paint

High-ranking naked mole-rats

Puppies in distress?

Flying start

Introducing new Proceedings B Associate Editors in ecology

Why resilience is vital for the sustainability of people and planet – and what chemistry can do

Moles and diamonds

Regional Absorptive Capacity: The skills dimension

Lady Jane's letter

Proteins, dinosaurs, and pulsars—Biographical Memoirs Volume 72

Charleton eclectic

Intergroup conflict across taxa

Tomorrow's climate scientists from Corbridge Middle School investigate ways to prevent urban flooding

Illuminating archives

Urban environmental change drives clover evolution worldwide: Q&A with Marc Johnson

Fiery chapters

Are you co-reviewing?

How libraries can fight disinformation

Writing a review—the do’s and don’ts

Elephant on the Moon

Science sees better with a global perspective

Authorship: contributions, disputes, and misconduct

Unconscious bias revisited

Dish of the day

Publishing open access with us is about to get even easier

Designing filters inspired by animal noses

Paper trail

Seeing is believing: YAP dynamics in living embryos

Philosophical Transactions B – highlighting recent influential theme issues

Biology Letters – an open access journey

Out and Proud in STEM

What became of Watts?

Why certain topics fall victim to misinformation

When art meets science

Zoo views

The role of SARS-CoV-2 aerosol transmission during the COVID-19 pandemic

Proceedings B Special Feature on animal locomotion

Revisiting a trage-bee

How search engines affect the information we find

What are you looking at?

We need to support Core Maths qualifications to realise young people’s ambitions

Cat brains and replication studies

How to regulate misinformation

Powders of sympathy

Why we need to talk about the online information environment

The circle of Willis

We are not powerless in the face of online misinformation

Halfway to open

Philosophical Transactions A: A Year in Review

Virus–virus interactions—can we predict the outcome of a Covid-19 and flu interaction?

Redacting the Hamburg hydra

Gems in the archives

Christmas trees

Welcoming new Associate Editors to Royal Society Open Science

G7 – what has it meant for science?

Disability history and the Royal Society

Synergistic tomographic image reconstruction

Coronavirus and surfaces

The other Somerset House

Evolving publishing metrics

Open Biology – celebrating a decade of publishing

On this day

Introducing newly appointed Proceedings B Associate Editors

10 years of Open Biology: Q&A with our first authors – part two

10 years of Open Biology: Q&A with our first authors – part three

10 years of Open Biology: Q&A with our first authors

Colour wheel

10 years of Open Biology: Editors’ highlights

Half full or half empty?

How do bird songs evolve over time?

Craftsmanship and spectacle in London

Bushy tales

Science, engineering, and technology: essential partners on the road to net zero

A Modern View on Turing’s Theory of Pattern Formation

Tomorrow's climate scientists - living walls

Ornithological opposites

West African medical knowledge, the slave trade and the Royal Society

Transformative agreements with Royal Society Publishing

Biology Letters and Open Access in 2021

Building structural equity with Science, Society and Policy

Grains of truth

The move to fully Open Access – what about the author?

Why Open Access?

COVID-19: science, history, culture and imagination

Meeting my heroes

Biographical Memoirs Volume 71 – Beyond the Lab

Counting lives

Light and Airy

Identity and open peer review

Preprints and identity in peer review

Co-reviewing as a way to open up peer review

Sleight of hand

Collecting gender data to address bias in peer review

Research culture and identity in peer review

Axes of diversity and peer review

Peer review survey: reporting your experiences

Certified success

Meet our new Preprint Editor

The disputed sound of the aurora borealis – winner of the Notes and Records Essay Award 2021

Fellow architects

Sylva and grey

Introducing Proceedings B Associate Editors from India

On the Brunel trail

Reflections of a House of Lords Select Committee Specialist Adviser

Depicting data

Resilient food production, climate change and the environment - a triple challenge

Biological anthroengineering

Counting bones

Reviews and Biology Letters

Volcanic venture

The roots of photography

Responding to decision letters: a how-to guide for new authors

Are dogs sensitive to human mental states?

Computer pioneers

Preprints and Proceedings B – the story so far

Paper dragons

Cloud perspectives

Embracing pandemic uncertainty in science, society and policy

The jellyfish debate

Wings and things

Welcome to Biology Letters’ New Editorial Board Members

Reflections on the 2021 Pairing Scheme

Dinosaurs and brains

Advancing bioinformatics research in Latin America

Head of steam