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NEWS FROM THE FIELD FOR 2015

  • December 29, 2015
    Reptile fossils offer clues about elevation history of Andes Mountains

  • December 29, 2015
    Improving accuracy in genomic mapping with time-series data

  • December 28, 2015
    New acoustic technique reveals structural information in nanoscale materials

  • December 28, 2015
    Global mercury regulations to have major economic benefits for U.S.

  • December 28, 2015
    CMU develops new method for analyzing synaptic density

  • December 23, 2015
    Dating historic activity at Oso site shows recurring major landslides

  • December 22, 2015
    Simple shell of plant virus sparks immune response against cancer

  • December 22, 2015
    Newly developed liquid crystal elastomer material could enable advanced sensors

  • December 22, 2015
    Fighting rice fungus

  • December 22, 2015
    Algorithm helps turn smartphones into 3-D scanners

  • December 21, 2015
    Twisted magnetic fields give new insights on star formation

  • December 21, 2015
    Polymer breakthrough could revolutionize water purification

  • December 21, 2015
    New device uses carbon nanotubes to snag molecules

  • December 21, 2015
    Evergreens at risk

  • December 21, 2015
    Creativity leads to measuring ultrafast, thin photodetector

  • December 18, 2015
    Stroke recovery in mice improved by Ambien, Stanford study shows

  • December 18, 2015
    Magnetic nanoparticle chains offer new technique for controlling soft robots

  • December 18, 2015
    DNA research offers clues on cell mutation

  • December 18, 2015
    Coastal marshes more resilient to sea-level rise than previously believed

  • December 18, 2015
    Bacteria battle: How one changes appearance, moves away to resist the other

  • December 17, 2015
    USC researchers discover way to improve image sharpness for blind people with retinal implants

  • December 17, 2015
    Study: Safety net fails grandmother caregivers living in severe poverty

  • December 17, 2015
    Snake bellies help scientists get a grip

  • December 17, 2015
    Scientists peg Anthropocene to first farmers

  • December 17, 2015
    Darwin's finches may face extinction

  • December 17, 2015
    A gene for new species is discovered

  • December 16, 2015
    USF scientists focus on mineral for clues to beginning of biological life on earth

  • December 16, 2015
    Understanding body language of mice

  • December 16, 2015
    Study: Climate change rapidly warming world's lakes

  • December 16, 2015
    Special collection explores origin and evolution of play

  • December 16, 2015
    Researchers elucidate network of genes that control when puberty begins

  • December 16, 2015
    Number of severe algal blooms in Lake Erie to double, forecast says

  • December 16, 2015
    Making the grade: Certain abandoned ski runs recover better than others

  • December 16, 2015
    Giant planets carving paths around four young stars, ALMA observations suggest

  • December 16, 2015
    Big moves in protein structure prediction and design

  • December 16, 2015
    Aphids balance their diets by rebuilding plant amino acids

  • December 16, 2015
    A molecular light switch?...Just add water

  • December 15, 2015
    Transparent metal films for smart-phone, tablet and TV displays

  • December 15, 2015
    Study: Current climate models misrepresent El Niño

  • December 15, 2015
    Georgia Tech researchers demonstrate how the brain can handle so much data

  • December 15, 2015
    Gamma rays from distant galaxy tell story of an escape

  • December 15, 2015
    East Antarctic Ice Sheet has stayed frozen for 14 million years, Penn team reports

  • December 15, 2015
    3 miles high: Using drones to study high-altitude glaciers

  • December 15, 2015
    'Hydricity' concept uses solar energy to produce power round-the-clock

  • December 14, 2015
    Some gas produced by hydraulic fracturing comes from surprise source

  • December 14, 2015
    Social media news consumers at higher risk of 'information bubbles,' IU study says

  • December 14, 2015
    Genes for age-related cognitive decline found in adult worm neurons

  • December 14, 2015
    Gemini and Keck put new spin on galaxy formation

  • December 11, 2015
    UC Davis scientists demonstrate DNA-based electromechanical switch

  • December 11, 2015
    Cooperative catalysts offer unique route to alkenes

  • December 10, 2015
    Twin studies provide first explanations for boundary within Earth's mantle

  • December 10, 2015
    Trees either hunker down or press on in a drying and warming western U.S. climate

  • December 10, 2015
    Stanford scientists reveal brain circuit mechanisms underlying arousal regulation

  • December 10, 2015
    Some prairie vole brains are better wired for sexual fidelity

  • December 10, 2015
    Shaking the nanomaterials out

  • December 10, 2015
    Scientists teach machines to learn like humans

  • December 10, 2015
    Obstacles not always a hindrance to proteins

  • December 10, 2015
    Mapping the brain: Probes with tiny LEDs shed light on neural pathways

  • December 10, 2015
    Lie-detecting software uses real court case data

  • December 10, 2015
    Heat radiates 10,000 times faster at the nanoscale

  • December 10, 2015
    CRISPR-Cas9 helps uncover genetics of exotic organisms

  • December 10, 2015
    Cloudy with a chance of warming

  • December 10, 2015
    Anatomy of a microscopic wood chipper

  • December 10, 2015
    A well-preserved skeleton reveals the ecology and evolution of early carnivorous mammals

  • December 9, 2015
    Triceratops gets a cousin: Researchers identify another horned dinosaur species

  • December 8, 2015
    Researchers resolve structure of a key component of bacterial decision-making

  • December 8, 2015
    New nanomanufacturing technique advances imaging, biosensing technology

  • December 8, 2015
    NCAR develops method to predict sea-ice changes years in advance

  • December 8, 2015
    Nanostructured metal coatings let the light through for electronic devices

  • December 7, 2015
    The geography of Antarctica's underside

  • December 7, 2015
    Stretchy hydrogel 'Band-Aid' senses, lights up, delivers medicine

  • December 7, 2015
    Seeing viruses in a new light

  • December 7, 2015
    Nanotube letters spell progress

  • December 7, 2015
    Engineers develop transistor that overcomes fundamental power limitations

  • December 7, 2015
    Climate change governs a crop pest, even when populations are far-flung

  • December 4, 2015
    Polymer puts new medical solutions within reach

  • December 4, 2015
    Nanoscale drawbridges open path to color displays

  • December 3, 2015
    VLA yields new insights on solar flares

  • December 3, 2015
    Penn researchers make thinnest plates that can be picked up by hand

  • December 3, 2015
    It takes a village--and much more--to quench megacity water demands

  • December 3, 2015
    Higher levels of Fukushima cesium detected offshore

  • December 3, 2015
    Event Horizon Telescope reveals magnetic fields at Milky Way's central black hole

  • December 3, 2015
    A more efficient way of converting ethanol to a better alternative fuel

  • December 2, 2015
    Scientists design a new method for screening cancer cells

  • December 2, 2015
    Research team finds detailed record of mysterious fast radio burst

  • December 2, 2015
    Liquid metal 'nano-terminators' target cancer cells

  • December 2, 2015
    Fast radio burst hints at its source

  • December 2, 2015
    Conductor turned insulator amid disorder

  • December 2, 2015
    Carbon capture analyst: 'Coal should stay in the ground'

  • December 2, 2015
    A cheap, disposable device for diagnosing disease

  • December 1, 2015
    UW roboticists learn to teach robots from babies

  • December 1, 2015
    Trap-jaw ants exhibit previously unseen jumping behavior

  • December 1, 2015
    Researchers confirm original blood vessels in 80 million-year-old fossil

  • December 1, 2015
    Photonic 'sintering' may create new solar, electronics manufacturing technologies

  • December 1, 2015
    Nano-walkers take speedy leap forward with first rolling DNA-based motor

  • December 1, 2015
    Global food system faces multiple threats from climate change

  • December 1, 2015
    Exiled exoplanet likely kicked out of star's neighborhood

  • November 30, 2015
    UW researchers estimate poverty and wealth from cellphone metadata

  • November 30, 2015
    Tiny octopods catalyze bright ideas

  • November 30, 2015
    Strolling salamanders provide clues on how animals evolved to move from water to land

  • November 30, 2015
    Simulation shows key to building powerful magnetic fields

  • November 30, 2015
    Researchers find new phase of carbon, make diamond at room temperature

  • November 30, 2015
    Aspirin targets key protein in neurodegenerative diseases

  • November 27, 2015
    Soil pulled from deep under Oregon's unglaciated Coast Range unveils frosty past climate

  • November 26, 2015
    Coming to a monitor near you: A defect-free, molecule-thick film

  • November 25, 2015
    Penn researchers discover why E. coli move faster in syrup-like fluids than in water

  • November 25, 2015
    Osteoarthritis finding sheds new light on HA injection controversy

  • November 25, 2015
    Discovery could open door to frozen preservation of tissues, whole organs

  • November 24, 2015
    Peering into cell structures where neurodiseases emerge

  • November 24, 2015
    Closing the loop on an HIV escape mechanism

  • November 24, 2015
    Chemical design made easier

  • November 24, 2015
    'Connector hubs' are the champions of brain coordination

  • November 23, 2015
    Stretchy slabs found in the deep Earth

  • November 23, 2015
    Penn biologists characterize new form of mRNA regulation

  • November 23, 2015
    No lens? No problem for FlatCam

  • November 23, 2015
    Climate can grind mountains faster than they can be rebuilt, study indicates

  • November 23, 2015
    Climate can grind mountains faster than they can be rebuilt

  • November 23, 2015
    Climate can grind mountains faster than they can be rebuilt

  • November 20, 2015
    Strange quantum phenomenon achieved at room temperature in semiconductor wafers

  • November 20, 2015
    Low-oxygen 'dead zones' in north Pacific linked to past ocean warming events

  • November 19, 2015
    Sequencing algae's genome may aid biofuel production

  • November 19, 2015
    New 'self-healing' gel makes electronics more flexible

  • November 19, 2015
    Fish skin provides invisibility in open ocean

  • November 19, 2015
    Cool, dim dwarf star is magnetic powerhouse

  • November 18, 2015
    UA researchers capture first photo of planet in making

  • November 18, 2015
    Popular Science names 'Power Over Wi-Fi' one of the year's game-changing technologies

  • November 18, 2015
    IU study: Short winter days trigger aggression hormones differently based on sex

  • November 18, 2015
    Dark matter dominates in nearby dwarf galaxy

  • November 18, 2015
    Chemical engineers have figured out how to make vaccines faster

  • November 18, 2015
    Babies have logical reasoning before age one, study finds

  • November 18, 2015
    A huge chunk of a tardigrade's genome comes from foreign DNA

  • November 17, 2015
    OU-led study links deep-time dust with major impacts on carbon cycling

  • November 17, 2015
    Fat makes coral fit to cope with climate change

  • November 17, 2015
    Ecological extinction explains how turbulence dies

  • November 17, 2015
    Blood test results vary from drop to drop in finger prick tests

  • November 17, 2015
    A new symmetry underlies the search for new materials

  • November 16, 2015
    UW team refrigerates liquids with a laser for the first time

  • November 16, 2015
    Study finds High Plains Aquifer peak use by state, overall usage decline

  • November 16, 2015
    Rice makes light-driven nanosubmarine

  • November 16, 2015
    Researchers sequence genomes of parasite that is actually a 'micro jellyfish'

  • November 16, 2015
    New tech helps handlers monitor health, well-being of guide dogs

  • November 16, 2015
    Information is contagious among social connections

  • November 13, 2015
    Building with nature: Ecological design for next-generation cities

  • November 13, 2015
    3-D printing aids in understanding food enjoyment

  • November 12, 2015
    Eating sweets forms memories that may control eating habits, study finds

  • November 12, 2015
    CRISPR-Cas9 gene editing: Check 3 times, cut once

  • November 12, 2015
    Analysis exposes faster disintegration of major Greenland glacier

  • November 11, 2015
    Sunscreen ingredient may prevent medical implant infections

  • November 11, 2015
    Researchers detail how to control shape, structure of DNA and RNA

  • November 11, 2015
    Quantum dots made from fool's gold boost battery performance

  • November 11, 2015
    New exoplanet in our neighborhood

  • November 11, 2015
    Machine learning could solve riddles of galaxy formation

  • November 10, 2015
    Researchers find way to create wide variety of new holograms

  • November 10, 2015
    Researchers develop antibiotic alternative for wound infections

  • November 10, 2015
    Nanopores could take the salt out of seawater

  • November 10, 2015
    Geophysics could slow Antarctic ice retreat

  • November 9, 2015
    Vanderbilt engineers open source medical capsule robot technology

  • November 9, 2015
    Using microfluidic devices to sort stem cells

  • November 9, 2015
    Tissue engineers recruit cells to make their own strong matrix

  • November 9, 2015
    Thickness of gray matter predicts ability to recognize faces and objects

  • November 9, 2015
    The 'Speck'-ter haunting New York tomato fields

  • November 9, 2015
    Markets for science

  • November 9, 2015
    Large landowners key to slowing deforestation in Brazil

  • November 9, 2015
    Hydrogel superglue is 90 percent water

  • November 9, 2015
    A warmer world will be a hazier one

  • November 6, 2015
    The astounding genome of the dinoflagellate

  • November 5, 2015
    UCI-led study offers model to predict how microbiomes may respond to change

  • November 5, 2015
    Tomatoes get boost in growth, antioxidants from nano-sized nutrients

  • November 5, 2015
    It's a beauty: JILA's quantum crystal is now more valuable

  • November 5, 2015
    From 2-D to 3-D: The quest to make graphene fibers more conductive and stronger

  • November 5, 2015
    Climate change is moving mountains, research says

  • November 4, 2015
    Supervolcanoes likely triggered externally, study finds

  • November 4, 2015
    Study shows some 3-D printed objects are toxic

  • November 4, 2015
    Study of cloud cover in tropical Pacific reveals future climate changes

  • November 4, 2015
    Shape of bird wings depends on ancestors more than flight style

  • November 4, 2015
    Protostar Growth Spurts

  • November 4, 2015
    NSF-funded research reveals new discoveries on a bug with bifocals

  • November 4, 2015
    Newly discovered fossil sea urchin is the oldest of its kind

  • November 4, 2015
    Math anxiety doesn't equal poor math performance

  • November 3, 2015
    Researchers see a greener age for glass-forming

  • November 3, 2015
    Radar images provide details on halloween asteroid

  • November 3, 2015
    New findings rock long-held assumptions about ancient mass extinction

  • November 3, 2015
    CU-Boulder study: Ancient Salvadoran village buried by ash freezes daily life in time

  • November 2, 2015
    West Nile virus killing millions more birds than previously thought

  • November 2, 2015
    University of the Pacific researchers give peptides a longer life

  • November 2, 2015
    Ultrasensitive sensors made from boron-doped graphene

  • November 2, 2015
    Scientists map source of Northwest's next big quake

  • November 2, 2015
    Rapidly acidifying waters pose major threat for Southern Ocean ecosystem

  • November 2, 2015
    Predicting cancer's growth from few clues

  • November 2, 2015
    Planting in clumps boosts wetland restoration success

  • November 2, 2015
    Pineapple genome offers insight into photosynthesis in drought-tolerant plants

  • November 2, 2015
    Ice-age lesson: Large mammals need room to roam

  • November 2, 2015
    Chemistry in mold reveals important clue for pharmaceuticals

  • November 2, 2015
    Calcium-48's 'neutron skin' thinner than previously thought

  • November 2, 2015
    Breeding higher yielding crops by increasing sugar import into seeds

  • November 2, 2015
    Bat disease fungus found to be widespread in northeast China

  • October 30, 2015
    Solving 80-year-old mystery, chemist discovers way to isolate single-crystal ice surfaces

  • October 30, 2015
    Arctic snow not darkening due to soot, dust, Dartmouth-led study finds

  • October 29, 2015
    Wimps or warriors? Honey bee larvae absorb the social culture of the hive, study finds

  • October 29, 2015
    Time delay in lensed quasar: First fast turnaround result

  • October 29, 2015
    Team discovers way to 'tune' abundant elements for semiconductor use

  • October 29, 2015
    Study spells out why some insects kill their mothers

  • October 29, 2015
    Researchers find universality in protein locality

  • October 29, 2015
    Researchers advance understanding of mountain watersheds

  • October 29, 2015
    New study: warming waters a major factor in the collapse of New England cod

  • October 29, 2015
    New metal alloy could yield green cooling technologies

  • October 29, 2015
    Making cars of the future stronger, using less energy

  • October 29, 2015
    Fire severity in southwestern Colorado unaffected by spruce beetle outbreak

  • October 29, 2015
    Clemson researchers and IT scientists team up to tackle Big Data

  • October 29, 2015
    Caught in the act: New wasp species emerging

  • October 29, 2015
    A new primate species at the root of the tree of extant hominoids

  • October 28, 2015
    Researchers find vulnerabilities in use of certificates for Web security

  • October 28, 2015
    Electric eel: Most remarkable predator in animal kingdom

  • October 28, 2015
    Change the shape, change the sound

  • October 28, 2015
    Astrophysicists produce the first age map of the halo of the Milky Way

  • October 27, 2015
    New concepts emerge for generating clean, inexpensive fuel from water

  • October 27, 2015
    Bacterial hole puncher could be new broad-spectrum antibiotic

  • October 27, 2015
    'Spring-mass' technology heralds the future of walking robots

  • October 26, 2015
    Virginia Tech researchers take cue from spider glue in efforts to create new materials

  • October 26, 2015
    Seeing sound

  • October 26, 2015
    Response to environmental change depends on variation in corals and algae partnerships

  • October 26, 2015
    NSF-funded researchers observe phase transition thought impossible

  • October 26, 2015
    Nanoscale magnets could compute complex functions significantly faster than conventional computers

  • October 26, 2015
    Nanoquakes probe new 2-D material

  • October 26, 2015
    Marine reserves will need stepping stones to help fish disperse between them

  • October 26, 2015
    CRISPR brings precise control to gene expression

  • October 23, 2015
    Collaborative research reveals a new view of cell division

  • October 22, 2015
    Study finds key molecular mechanism regulating plant translational activity

  • October 22, 2015
    Scientists discover ancient safety valve linking pollen to bacteria

  • October 22, 2015
    Researchers transform slow emitters into fast light sources

  • October 22, 2015
    Looking at the earliest galaxies

  • October 22, 2015
    It takes a thief

  • October 22, 2015
    Deep-sea bacteria could help neutralize greenhouse gas, researchers find

  • October 22, 2015
    CWRU biologists find keys to driving a cockroach

  • October 22, 2015
    Astronomers peer inside stars, finding giant magnets

  • October 22, 2015
    3-D map of the brain

  • October 21, 2015
    Scientists predict cool new phase of superionic ice

  • October 21, 2015
    Ocean heat content reveals secrets of fish migration behaviors

  • October 21, 2015
    Mysterious Starburst Unshrouded in Nearby Galaxy

  • October 21, 2015
    Dynamic social network analysis reveals animal social behaviors

  • October 21, 2015
    Dive of the RoboBee

  • October 21, 2015
    Caltech scientists find cells rhythmically regulate their genes

  • October 21, 2015
    Biologists discover bacteria communicate like neurons in the brain

  • October 21, 2015
    Beavers take a chunk out of nitrogen in Northeast rivers

  • October 21, 2015
    Analysts see nations' misuse of 'rational use' when it comes to fishing rights

  • October 20, 2015
    Tiny dancers: Can ballet bugs help us build better robots?

  • October 20, 2015
    New 'geospeedometer' confirms super-eruptions have short fuses

  • October 20, 2015
    Mother-of-pearl's genesis identified in mineral's transformation

  • October 20, 2015
    Mosquitofish populations with more females have greater ecological impact

  • October 20, 2015
    Formation of coastal sea ice in North Pacific drives ocean circulation and climate

  • October 19, 2015
    To infinity and beyond: Light goes infinitely fast with new on-chip material

  • October 19, 2015
    Study: Alaskan boreal forest fires release more carbon than the trees can absorb

  • October 19, 2015
    Researchers learn how to steer the heart--with light

  • October 19, 2015
    New study explains near-annual Monsoon oscillations generated by El Nio

  • October 19, 2015
    New mathematical method reveals structure in neural activity in the brain

  • October 19, 2015
    Gene on-off switch works like backpack strap

  • October 19, 2015
    Electronics get a power boost with the addition of a simple material

  • October 19, 2015
    Cyclic healing removes defects in metals while maintaining strength

  • October 16, 2015
    UCI-led group suggests ways to better manage urban stormwater runoff

  • October 15, 2015
    Stem cell treatment lessens impairments caused by dementia with Lewy bodies

  • October 15, 2015
    Shift in weaning age supports hunting-induced extinction of Siberian woolly mammoths

  • October 15, 2015
    Screen of human genome reveals set of genes essential for cellular viability

  • October 15, 2015
    Scientists produce clearest-ever images of enzyme that plays key roles in aging, cancer

  • October 15, 2015
    Rise and fall of agrarian states influenced by climate volatility

  • October 15, 2015
    Researchers take first steps to create biodegradable displays for electronics

  • October 15, 2015
    Nuclear Science Advisory Committee issues plan for U.S. nuclear physics research

  • October 15, 2015
    Mini DNA sequencer tests true

  • October 14, 2015
    Video: 3-D-printed 'soft' robotic tentacle displays new level of agility

  • October 14, 2015
    New concept to help set priorities in water management

  • October 14, 2015
    Mathematics research reveals that the shape of a pipe dramatically affects how pollutants and other chemicals will spread

  • October 14, 2015
    Mathematicians find 'magic key' to drive Ramanujan's taxicab number

  • October 14, 2015
    Free app empowers public to locate, recognize ancient fossils

  • October 14, 2015
    Bubble plumes off Washington, Oregon suggest warmer ocean may be releasing frozen methane

  • October 14, 2015
    A successful intervention boosts the gender diversity of STEM faculty

  • October 13, 2015
    VLA reveals spectacular 'halos' of spiral galaxies

  • October 13, 2015
    Taking dinosaur temperatures with eggshells

  • October 13, 2015
    Plant hormone 'switch' unravels chromatin to form flowers, Penn biologists find

  • October 13, 2015
    Pebbles on Mars likely traveled tens of miles down a riverbed, Penn study finds

  • October 13, 2015
    Novel algorithm simulates water evaporation at the nanoscale

  • October 13, 2015
    New optoelectronic probe enables communication with neural microcircuits

  • October 13, 2015
    Biochemists uncover structure of cellular memory mechanism

  • October 12, 2015
    Sixth sense: How do we sense electric fields?

  • October 12, 2015
    New Oregon approach for 'nanohoops' could energize future devices

  • October 12, 2015
    Climate models used to explain formation of Mars valley networks

  • October 9, 2015
    Single atom alloy platinum-copper catalysts cut costs, boost green technology

  • October 9, 2015
    New tool expands tracking of personal data on the Web

  • October 9, 2015
    Horn of Africa drying ever faster as climate warms

  • October 9, 2015
    Engineers assist Bank of America Chicago Marathon with technology

  • October 8, 2015
    Study: Fracking industry wells associated with premature birth

  • October 8, 2015
    Room temperature magnetic skyrmions, a new type of digital memory?

  • October 8, 2015
    NIST, UC Davis scientists float new approach to creating computer memory

  • October 8, 2015
    New study shows that varying walking pace burns more calories

  • October 7, 2015
    Student collaboration leads to first results describing sick sea star immune response

  • October 7, 2015
    Research points to possible fungal control for leaf-cutter ants

  • October 7, 2015
    Predictive policing substantially reduces crime in Los Angeles during months-long test

  • October 7, 2015
    Paleoclimate researchers find connection between carbon cycles, climate trends

  • October 7, 2015
    Building a better liposome

  • October 6, 2015
    Slow and fast, but not furious--NYU researchers trace how birds, fish go with the flow

  • October 6, 2015
    Preventive care drops when government cuts close women's health clinics, research says

  • October 6, 2015
    Laser-wielding physicists seize control of atoms' behavior

  • October 6, 2015
    Caution: Shrinks when warm

  • October 5, 2015
    True colors: Using molecular analysis to clarify dino color claims

  • October 5, 2015
    Research improves efficiency from larger perovskite solar cells

  • October 5, 2015
    Project aims to help brain fix itself

  • October 5, 2015
    New on-chip optical sensing technique used to detect multiple flu strains

  • October 5, 2015
    Ancestors of land plants were wired to make the leap to shore

  • October 2, 2015
    Remote sensing technology used to map habitat of monkey with hominid-like behavior

  • October 2, 2015
    New HOLODEC study in Science on using holography to better understand clouds

  • October 1, 2015
    The media love men... bad news for women

  • October 1, 2015
    Study explores ancient ecosystem response to a 'big 5' mass extinction

  • October 1, 2015
    Simulating path of 'magma mush' inside an active volcano

  • October 1, 2015
    Researchers measure how specific atoms move in dielectric materials

  • October 1, 2015
    Penn Vet-Temple team characterizes genetic mutations linked to a form of blindness

  • October 1, 2015
    New, ultra-detailed maps of Great Lakes recreational use will inform restoration priorities

  • October 1, 2015
    New science redefines remote--even pandas are global

  • October 1, 2015
    MagLab's newest world-record magnet open for science

  • October 1, 2015
    An accessible approach to making a mini-brain

  • September 30, 2015
    The Deepest Ground-based Photometry in a Crowded Field

  • September 30, 2015
    Math and me: Children who identify with math get higher scores

  • September 30, 2015
    Gulf Stream ring water intrudes onto continental shelf like 'Pinocchio's nose'

  • September 30, 2015
    Competing mice reveal genetic defects

  • September 30, 2015
    'Performance cloning' techniques to boost computer chip memory systems design

  • September 29, 2015
    Wearable electronic health patches may now be cheaper and easier to make

  • September 29, 2015
    The brain perceives motion the same way through both vision and touch

  • September 29, 2015
    Searching for orphan stars amid starbirth fireworks

  • September 29, 2015
    Scientists control rats' senses of familiarity, novelty

  • September 29, 2015
    Researchers create first entropy-stabilized complex oxide alloys

  • September 29, 2015
    Modeling tool IDs genes that control stress response in plants

  • September 29, 2015
    Air quality and ozone pollution models for forested areas may be too simple

  • September 28, 2015
    Study shows insect diversity decreases in gardens with non-native plants

  • September 28, 2015
    Stanford biologists crack centuries-old mystery of how cell growth triggers cell division

  • September 28, 2015
    Smaller is better for nanotube analysis

  • September 28, 2015
    Researchers discover key link in understanding billion-dollar pests in agriculture

  • September 28, 2015
    Novel tag developed for squid, jellyfish

  • September 28, 2015
    New tech automatically 'tunes' powered prosthetics while walking

  • September 28, 2015
    Molecular 'kiss of death' flags pathogens

  • September 28, 2015
    Mineralogical evidence confirms liquid water on Mars

  • September 25, 2015
    Extreme Pacific sea-level events to double in future

  • September 25, 2015
    Chip-based technology enables reliable direct detection of Ebola virus

  • September 24, 2015
    UCI brain-computer interface enables paralyzed man to walk

  • September 24, 2015
    Study shows new forests cannot take in as much carbon as predicted

  • September 24, 2015
    Nano-mechanical study offers new assessment of silicon for next-gen batteries

  • September 24, 2015
    Green storage for green energy

  • September 24, 2015
    Cooled down and charged up, a giant magnet is ready for its new mission

  • September 24, 2015
    Bumblebees' adaptation to climate change could lead to rise in declining bee population

  • September 23, 2015
    Protein conjugation method offers new possibilities for biomaterials

  • September 23, 2015
    New study provides key insights into aspirin's disease-fighting abilities

  • September 23, 2015
    Liquid crystals show potential for detection of neurodegenerative disease

  • September 22, 2015
    Research uncovers microsopic key to reducing ocean dead zones

  • September 22, 2015
    New dinosaur species discovered on Alaska's North Slope

  • September 22, 2015
    First circularly polarized light detector on a silicon chip

  • September 22, 2015
    A fast cell sorter shrinks to cellphone size

  • September 21, 2015
    Study: It's not cheating unless a species gets hurt

  • September 21, 2015
    Study: Fukushima disaster was preventable

  • September 21, 2015
    Secret unlocked to rice seed survival when underwater

  • September 21, 2015
    Scientists sequence genome of worm that can regrow body parts, seeking stem cell insights

  • September 21, 2015
    Proteins assemble and disassemble on command

  • September 21, 2015
    Pairs of supermassive black holes in galaxies may be rarer than previously thought

  • September 21, 2015
    Four-dimensional technology allows self-folding of complex objects

  • September 21, 2015
    Earliest evidence of ancient North American salmon fishing verified

  • September 21, 2015
    'SafePay': First antifraud system to use existing credit card readers

  • September 18, 2015
    Harvesting clues to GM dilemmas from China's soybean fields

  • September 18, 2015
    Atomic fractals in metallic glasses

  • September 18, 2015
    'Tree of life' for 2.3 million species released; U-M plays key role in project

  • September 18, 2015
    'Tree of life' for 2.3 million species released

  • September 17, 2015
    Pre-reptile may be earliest known to walk upright on all fours

  • September 17, 2015
    Physicists defy conventional wisdom to identify ferroelectric material

  • September 17, 2015
    Network control: Letting noise lead the way

  • September 16, 2015
    Watching an exoplanet in motion around a distant star

  • September 16, 2015
    New support for converging black holes in Virgo constellation

  • September 16, 2015
    Gene editing study reveals possible 'Achilles heel' of sickle cell disease

  • September 15, 2015
    Young chum salmon may get biggest nutrition boost from Elliott Bay restored beaches

  • September 15, 2015
    Workforce report released summarizing the 'Geoscience Career Master's Preparation Survey'

  • September 15, 2015
    Link between Alzheimer's and type 2 diabetes could lead to new treatment

  • September 15, 2015
    How much water does U.S. fracking really use?

  • September 15, 2015
    Arctic mosquitoes thriving under climate change, Dartmouth study finds

  • September 14, 2015
    Sierra Nevada snowpack lowest in five centuries

  • September 14, 2015
    Researchers develop key component for terahertz wireless

  • September 14, 2015
    Research shows evolution in real time

  • September 14, 2015
    Loss of cellular energy leads to neuronal dysfunction in neurodegenerative disease model

  • September 14, 2015
    Learning is not a spectator sport

  • September 14, 2015
    IU scientist and collaborators chart a lost highway in the brain

  • September 14, 2015
    Hsiao research team answering the global drinking-water challenge

  • September 14, 2015
    Building the electron superhighway

  • September 14, 2015
    A more acidic ocean will bend the mermaid's wineglass

  • September 11, 2015
    'Lab-on-a-Chip' technology to cut costs of sophisticated tests for diseases and disorders

  • September 10, 2015
    SLAC's ultrafast 'electron camera' visualizes ripples in 2-D material

  • September 10, 2015
    Mental math helps monk parakeets find their place in pecking order

  • September 10, 2015
    Massive galaxy cluster found to be bursting with new stars

  • September 10, 2015
    Making a difference with open source science equipment

  • September 9, 2015
    Watch out: If you've got a smart watch, hackers could get your data

  • September 9, 2015
    Science provides new way to peer into pores

  • September 9, 2015
    NSF-funded mathematical biologist and geologist recognized for pioneering, interdisciplinary research

  • September 9, 2015
    Making a smart material smarter

  • September 9, 2015
    Inspired by art, lightweight solar cells track the sun

  • September 9, 2015
    Astronomers discover how lowly dwarf galaxy becomes star-forming powerhouse

  • September 8, 2015
    Untangling the mechanics of knots

  • September 8, 2015
    Study shows common molecular toolkit shared by organisms across the tree of life

  • September 8, 2015
    Researchers find new clue to halting leukemia relapse

  • September 8, 2015
    Physicists catch a magnetic wave that offers promise for more energy-efficient computing

  • September 8, 2015
    Parasitic disease: Contact rates, competition matter in transmission

  • September 8, 2015
    Ocean waves may hold secret to efficient renewable energy

  • September 8, 2015
    Android widgets may boost effectiveness of sleep-monitoring apps

  • September 8, 2015
    A new factor in depression? Brain protein discovery could lead to better treatments

  • September 7, 2015
    Realizing carbon nanotube integrated circuits

  • September 7, 2015
    Poison in the Arctic and the human cost of 'clean' energy

  • September 7, 2015
    Paper tubes make stiff origami structures

  • September 7, 2015
    Mathematical 'Gingko trees' reveal mutations in single cells that characterize diseases

  • September 4, 2015
    Rice researchers demo solar water-splitting technology

  • September 4, 2015
    New medical device concept could reduce time to diagnose infections

  • September 4, 2015
    Nanoporous gold sponge makes DNA detector

  • September 3, 2015
    Long-sought chiral anomaly detected in crystalline material

  • September 3, 2015
    First global antineutrino emission map highlights Earth's energy budget

  • September 3, 2015
    Clues from ancient Maya reveal lasting impact on environment

  • September 3, 2015
    Before nature selects, gene networks steer a course for evolution

  • September 3, 2015
    'Democratic peace' may not prevent international conflict

  • September 2, 2015
    Radioactive contaminants found in coal ash

  • September 2, 2015
    Only above-water microbes play a role in cave development

  • September 2, 2015
    Microscopic animals inspire innovative glass research

  • September 2, 2015
    Evidence that Earth's first mass extinction was caused by critters not catastrophe

  • September 2, 2015
    Decade-long Amazon rainforest burn yields new insight into wildfires

  • September 2, 2015
    CT scan of Earth links deep mantle plumes with volcanic hotspots

  • September 2, 2015
    Ancient cold period could provide clues about future climate change

  • September 1, 2015
    Water heals a bioplastic

  • September 1, 2015
    Penn and German researchers help identify neural basis of multitasking

  • September 1, 2015
    Oxygen oasis in Antarctic lake reflects Earth in the distant past

  • September 1, 2015
    Marine animal colony is a multi-jet swimming machine, scientists report

  • September 1, 2015
    How wind sculpted Earth's largest dust deposit

  • September 1, 2015
    Explaining crocodiles in Wyoming

  • September 1, 2015
    Dogs, cats and big-wave surfers: Healthy heart lessons from animals and athletes

  • September 1, 2015
    Could tiny jellyfish propulsion drive design of new underwater craft?

  • September 1, 2015
    Climate change will irreversibly force key ocean bacteria into overdrive

  • September 1, 2015
    'Bacterial litmus test' provides inexpensive measurement of micronutrients

  • August 31, 2015
    Top university teacher influencing how high-school physics will be taught

  • August 31, 2015
    New UT Arlington-developed product could help concepts become working apps

  • August 31, 2015
    Grey Swans: Rare but predictable storms could pose big hazards

  • August 31, 2015
    Endangered animals can be identified by rate of genetic diversity loss

  • August 31, 2015
    An engineered surface unsticks sticky water droplets

  • August 28, 2015
    Seeing quantum motion

  • August 28, 2015
    Researchers use DNA 'clews' to shuttle CRISPR-Cas9 gene-editing tool into cells

  • August 27, 2015
    New synthetic tumor environments make cancer research more realistic

  • August 27, 2015
    Modified bacteria become a multicellular circuit

  • August 27, 2015
    Intensity of desert storms may affect ocean phytoplankton

  • August 27, 2015
    Historic 2013 Colorado Front Range storm accomplished up to 1,000 years of erosion

  • August 27, 2015
    Evidence suggests subatomic particles could defy the standard model

  • August 27, 2015
    A new technique to make drugs more soluble

  • August 26, 2015
    Stiffer breast tissue in obese women promotes tumors

  • August 26, 2015
    Scientists discover mechanism behind 'strange' earthquakes

  • August 26, 2015
    Lab experiments question popular measure of ancient ocean temperatures

  • August 26, 2015
    Home sweet microbe: Dust in your house can predict geographic region, gender of occupants

  • August 26, 2015
    Antimatter catches a wave at SLAC

  • August 25, 2015
    These microscopic fish are 3-D-printed to do more than swim

  • August 25, 2015
    Sequencing of barley genome achieves new milestone

  • August 25, 2015
    Rare nautilus sighted for the first time in 3 decades

  • August 25, 2015
    Foes can become friends on a coral reef

  • August 24, 2015
    Study finds black bears in Yosemite forage primarily on plants and nuts

  • August 24, 2015
    Researchers tackle issues surrounding security tools for software developers

  • August 21, 2015
    Inspired by Venus flytrap, researchers develop folding 'snap' geometry

  • August 21, 2015
    How DNA 'proofreader' proteins pick and edit their reading material

  • August 21, 2015
    Greenhouse gases caused glacial retreat during last ice age

  • August 20, 2015
    UCLA physicist tests theories of dark energy by mimicking the vacuum of space

  • August 20, 2015
    Scientists turn oily soil into fertile ground

  • August 20, 2015
    New data from Antarctic detector firms up cosmic neutrino sighting

  • August 20, 2015
    Making hydrogen fuel from water and visible light highly efficient

  • August 20, 2015
    Introducing the single-cell maze runner

  • August 20, 2015
    Graphene oxide's secret properties revealed at atomic level

  • August 20, 2015
    Experiment attempts to snare a dark energy 'chameleon'

  • August 20, 2015
    CM-led team identifies structure of tumor-suppressing protein

  • August 20, 2015
    Cellphone data can track infectious diseases

  • August 20, 2015
    A detector shines in search for dark matter

  • August 19, 2015
    The pronoun I is becoming obsolete

  • August 19, 2015
    SwRI scientists think "planetary pebbles" were the building blocks for the largest planets

  • August 19, 2015
    Forgotten sex signals

  • August 19, 2015
    Female fish genitalia evolve in response to predators, interbreeding

  • August 19, 2015
    Drought implicated in slow death of trees in southeast's forests

  • August 19, 2015
    Computer models show significant tsunami strength for Ventura and Oxnard, Calif.

  • August 19, 2015
    Algorithm interprets breathing difficulties to aid in medical care

  • August 19, 2015
    'Quantum dot' technology may help light the future

  • August 18, 2015
    Targeting HIV in semen to shut down AIDS

  • August 18, 2015
    Setting ground rules for nanotechnology research

  • August 18, 2015
    New Internet routing method allows users to avoid sending data through undesired countries

  • August 18, 2015
    Global warming lethal to baby lizards: nests become heat traps

  • August 18, 2015
    Fossil study: Dogs evolved with climate change

  • August 18, 2015
    Examining the fate of Fukushima contaminants

  • August 18, 2015
    Cellphones help track flu on campus

  • August 18, 2015
    Biologists discover skydiving spiders in South American forests

  • August 17, 2015
    UMass Amherst to commercialize math tutoring software

  • August 17, 2015
    Stanford engineers develop a wireless, implantable device to stimulate nerves in mice

  • August 17, 2015
    Penn researchers use nanoscopic pores to investigate protein structure

  • August 17, 2015
    Dancing droplets launch themselves from thin fibers

  • August 17, 2015
    Controlling the uncontrollable

  • August 17, 2015
    CMU BrainHub scientists visualize critical part of basal ganglia pathways

  • August 17, 2015
    Challenge to classic theory of 'organic' solar cells could improve efficiency

  • August 17, 2015
    1,800 years of global ocean cooling halted by global warming

  • August 14, 2015
    Look at me! Forest-dwelling anoles 'glow' to attract attention

  • August 13, 2015
    Decoding the genome of an alien

  • August 13, 2015
    Corrected protein structure reveals drug targets for cancer, neurodegenerative diseases

  • August 12, 2015
    Toxic blue-green algae pose increasing threat to nation's drinking, recreational water

  • August 12, 2015
    Rice University bioengineers advance computing technique for health care and more

  • August 12, 2015
    Octopus genome sequenced

  • August 12, 2015
    Octopus genome reveals cephalopod secrets

  • August 12, 2015
    Computer scientists find mass extinctions can accelerate evolution

  • August 12, 2015
    Better estimates of worldwide mercury pollution

  • August 12, 2015
    Astronomers discover 'young Jupiter' exoplanet

  • August 11, 2015
    Using online health forums to serve underserved communities

  • August 11, 2015
    UMass Amherst computer scientists introduce new graphics software

  • August 11, 2015
    Illinois researchers construct atomic model of an immature retrovirus

  • August 10, 2015
    Tenth transiting "tatooine"

  • August 10, 2015
    Scientists pioneer method to track water flowing through glaciers

  • August 10, 2015
    Research shows catastrophic invertebrate extinction in Hawaii and globally

  • August 10, 2015
    Portable ultra-broadband lasers could be key to next-generation sensors

  • August 10, 2015
    Non-native marine species' spread, impact explained by time since introduction

  • August 10, 2015
    Eliminating entanglements

  • August 6, 2015
    UM researchers head to the clouds to study Earth's climate

  • August 6, 2015
    Parental experience may help coral offspring survive climate change

  • August 6, 2015
    New algorithm aimed at combating science's reproducibility problem

  • August 6, 2015
    Gravitational constant appears universally constant, pulsar study suggests

  • August 5, 2015
    Sandcastles inspire new nanoparticle binding technique

  • August 5, 2015
    Population changes, priorities cause woodlands to increase

  • August 5, 2015
    Pandas set their own pace, tracking reveals

  • August 5, 2015
    Milky Way-like galaxies may have existed in the early universe

  • August 5, 2015
    Making a better nitrate test kit

  • August 5, 2015
    How makerspaces can be more accessible to people with disabilities

  • August 5, 2015
    Computer algorithm can forecast patients' deadly sepsis

  • August 5, 2015
    Astronomers unveil a distant protogalaxy connected to the cosmic web

  • August 4, 2015
    World's quietest gas lets physicists hear faint quantum effects

  • August 4, 2015
    Spiders quickly learn eavesdropping to gain ground on the mating competition

  • August 4, 2015
    Sardines, anchovies, other fast-growing fish vulnerable to dramatic population plunges

  • August 4, 2015
    Neutron stars strike back at black holes in jet contest

  • August 4, 2015
    Giving robots a more nimble grasp

  • August 3, 2015
    Study calculates the speed of ice formation

  • August 3, 2015
    NYU scientists bring order, and color, to microparticles

  • August 3, 2015
    CU-Boulder researchers use wastewater treatment to capture CO2, produce energy

  • August 3, 2015
    Character traits outweigh material benefits in assessing value others bring us

  • July 31, 2015
    Starvation effects handed down for generations

  • July 31, 2015
    Self-assembling, biomimetic membranes may aid water filtration

  • July 31, 2015
    Peanut-shape asteroid imaged with radar during earth flyby

  • July 31, 2015
    A cheaper, high-performance prosthetic knee

  • July 30, 2015
    On-chip Processor: first step in point-of-care asthma and tuberculosis diagnostics

  • July 30, 2015
    Evolutionary war between microorganisms affecting human health, IU biologist says

  • July 30, 2015
    Drought's lasting impact on forests

  • July 29, 2015
    Researchers design first artificial ribosome

  • July 29, 2015
    Meet the high-performance, single-molecule diode

  • July 29, 2015
    Intracellular microlasers could allow precise labeling of a trillion individual cells

  • July 29, 2015
    Dense star clusters shown to be binary black hole factories

  • July 29, 2015
    Astronomers discover powerful aurora beyond solar system

  • July 29, 2015
    'Failed stars' host powerful auroral displays

  • July 28, 2015
    First measurements taken of South Africa's Iron Age magnetic field history

  • July 28, 2015
    Firms 'underinvest' in long-term cancer research

  • July 28, 2015
    Boxfish shell inspires new materials for body armor and flexible electronics

  • July 27, 2015
    Twin discoveries, 'eerie' effect may lead to manufacturing advances

  • July 27, 2015
    Some vaccines support evolution of more-virulent viruses

  • July 27, 2015
    Reshaping the solar spectrum to turn light to electricity

  • July 27, 2015
    Plant light sensors came from ancient algae

  • July 27, 2015
    Link between mood, pain in rheumatoid arthritis patients

  • July 27, 2015
    Hiding in plain sight: Undergraduates discover the densest galaxies known

  • July 27, 2015
    Babies' brains show that social skills linked to second language learning

  • July 24, 2015
    Researchers quantify nature's role in human well-being

  • July 23, 2015
    Study finds abrupt climate change may have rocked the cradle of civilization

  • July 23, 2015
    Smarter window materials can control light and energy

  • July 23, 2015
    Scientists stretch electrically conducting fibers to new lengths

  • July 23, 2015
    Inbreeding not to blame for Colorado's bighorn sheep population decline

  • July 23, 2015
    Brown dwarfs, stars share formation process, new study indicates

  • July 22, 2015
    Stanford researchers link HIV susceptibility to little-understood immune cell class

  • July 22, 2015
    Scripps researchers map out trajectory of April 2015 earthquake in Nepal

  • July 22, 2015
    Resolving social conflict is key to survival of bacterial communities

  • July 22, 2015
    Predicting the shape of river deltas

  • July 22, 2015
    Computer security tools for journalists lacking in a post-Snowden world

  • July 22, 2015
    ALMA witnesses assembly of galaxies in the early universe for the first time

  • July 21, 2015
    Stress 'sweet spot' differs for mellow vs. hyper dogs

  • July 21, 2015
    Seeing triple: New 3-D model could solve supernova mystery

  • July 21, 2015
    Penn researchers discover new chiral property of silicon, with photonic applications

  • July 21, 2015
    Genome analysis pins down arrival and spread of first Americans

  • July 21, 2015
    Drawing a line between quantum and classical world

  • July 21, 2015
    Biologists identify ways to enhance complex data integration across research domains

  • July 21, 2015
    American History 201

  • July 20, 2015
    Study: Property of nonstick pans improves solar cell efficiency

  • July 20, 2015
    Research team reveals biblical text from damaged scroll

  • July 20, 2015
    Parasitic flatworms flout global biodiversity patterns

  • July 20, 2015
    Ocean acidification may cause dramatic changes to phytoplankton

  • July 20, 2015
    NSF's Green Bank Telescope joins search for intelligent life in universe

  • July 20, 2015
    Finding the origins of life in a drying puddle

  • July 20, 2015
    Fertile corals discovered in deeper waters off U.S. Virgin Islands

  • July 17, 2015
    Centuries-old shipwreck discovered off North Carolina coast

  • July 17, 2015
    Bringing back the magic in metamaterials

  • July 17, 2015
    'PlankZooka' larval sampler may revolutionize deep-ocean research

  • July 16, 2015
    Polar bears experience limited energy savings in summer, new study finds

  • July 16, 2015
    Plant defense hormones help sculpt root microbiome

  • July 16, 2015
    Feathered cousin of 'Jurassic Park' star unearthed in China

  • July 16, 2015
    Carbon dioxide pools discovered in Aegean Sea

  • July 16, 2015
    Bilinguals of 2 spoken languages have more gray matter than monolinguals

  • July 15, 2015
    Ecologists predict impact of climate change on vulnerable species

  • July 15, 2015
    Boosting nutrients gives a leg up to invasive species

  • July 15, 2015
    A lion tale: Humans cause most mountain lion deaths in Southern California

  • July 15, 2015
    'White graphene' structures can take the heat

  • July 14, 2015
    Nonmagnetic elements form unique magnet

  • July 14, 2015
    Advanced composites may borrow designs from deep-sea shrimp

  • July 13, 2015
    Rice tests wireless data delivery over active TV channels

  • July 13, 2015
    Researchers find nanowires have unusually pronounced 'anelastic' properties

  • July 13, 2015
    Nanowires highly 'anelastic,' research shows

  • July 13, 2015
    Environmentally friendly lignin nanoparticle 'greens' silver nanobullet to battle bacteria

  • July 10, 2015
    Study finds surprisingly high geothermal heating beneath West Antarctic Ice Sheet

  • July 9, 2015
    Where iron and water mix

  • July 9, 2015
    Where does water go when it doesn't flow?

  • July 9, 2015
    Research shows that genomics can match plant variety to climate stresses

  • July 9, 2015
    Mass map shines light on dark matter

  • July 9, 2015
    Hopping towards a better soft robot

  • July 9, 2015
    Global sea levels have risen 6 meters or more with just slight global warming

  • July 9, 2015
    Bonelike 3-D silicon synthesized for potential use with medical devices

  • July 9, 2015
    Bacteria use DNA replication to time key decision

  • July 9, 2015
    A jump for soft-bodied robots

  • July 9, 2015
    'Conjunction junction' for brain's navigation function

  • July 8, 2015
    Volcanic eruptions that changed human history

  • July 8, 2015
    Study finds recent agricultural pest stems from one fly generation's big genetic shift

  • July 8, 2015
    Sensitive and specific: A new way of probing electrolyte/electrode interfaces

  • July 8, 2015
    Seafloor hot springs a significant source of iron in the oceans

  • July 8, 2015
    New timeline links volcanic eruptions to centuries of cold temperature extremes

  • July 8, 2015
    Hybrid cells cause chaos around cancers

  • July 7, 2015
    Smartphones may be detrimental to learning process

  • July 7, 2015
    Scientists develop free, online genetic research tool

  • July 6, 2015
    Surfing a wake of light

  • July 6, 2015
    Bats do it, dolphins do it--now humans can do it, too

  • July 6, 2015
    Age-related cognitive decline tied to immune-system molecule

  • July 3, 2015
    Old World monkey had tiny, complex brain

  • July 3, 2015
    How the mammoth got its wool: genetic changes are identified

  • July 2, 2015
    Why the seahorse's tail is square

  • July 2, 2015
    Tough tail of a seahorse may provide robotic solutions

  • July 2, 2015
    To conduct, or to insulate? That is the question

  • July 2, 2015
    Polymer mold makes perfect silicon nanostructures

  • July 2, 2015
    Oregon experiments open window on landscape formation

  • July 2, 2015
    First comprehensive analysis of the woolly mammoth genome completed

  • July 2, 2015
    Elastic gel to heal wounds

  • July 1, 2015
    We're not alone--but the universe may be less crowded than we think

  • July 1, 2015
    New technology using silver may hold key to electronics advances

  • July 1, 2015
    Dagger-like canines of saber-toothed cats took years to grow

  • July 1, 2015
    Better memory with faster lasers

  • July 1, 2015
    A tale of 2 (soil) cities

  • July 1, 2015
    Researcher discovers groundwater modeling breakthrough

  • June 30, 2015
    Where the wild things aren't: Cats avoid places coyotes roam

  • June 30, 2015
    Weather radar network to track bird migration at night

  • June 30, 2015
    UW team programs solitary yeast cells to say 'hello' to one another

  • June 30, 2015
    Ultra-stable JILA microscopy technique tracks tiny objects for hours

  • June 30, 2015
    OU professor developing vaccine to protect global communities from malaria

  • June 30, 2015
    New study reveals mechanism regulating methane emissions in freshwater wetlands

  • June 30, 2015
    New study identifies organic compounds of potential concern in fracking fluids

  • June 30, 2015
    New model of cosmic stickiness favors "Big Rip" demise of universe

  • June 30, 2015
    Location isn't everything but timing is for certain spawning fish

  • June 30, 2015
    Earthquakes in western Solomon Islands have long history, study shows

  • June 29, 2015
    Study: Groundwater from aquifers important factor in food security

  • June 29, 2015
    Stuck on you: Research shows fingerprint accuracy stays the same over time

  • June 29, 2015
    Picturing the forecast: NWS graphics developed with NCAR research

  • June 29, 2015
    Food for thought: use more forages in livestock farming

  • June 29, 2015
    Atomic force microscope advance leads to new breast cancer research

  • June 29, 2015
    Atmospheric mysteries unraveling

  • June 26, 2015
    TSRI and Biotech partners find new antibody weapons against Marburg virus

  • June 26, 2015
    A 'hydrothermal siphon' drives water circulation through the seafloor

  • June 25, 2015
    Exercising early in life yields rewards in adult years

  • June 25, 2015
    Corals are already adapting to global warming, scientists say

  • June 25, 2015
    Backward-moving glacier helps scientists explain glacial earthquakes

  • June 24, 2015
    What your clothes may say about you

  • June 24, 2015
    Spintronics advance brings wafer-scale quantum devices closer to reality

  • June 24, 2015
    Giving atoms their marching orders

  • June 24, 2015
    Distributed technique for power 'scheduling' advances smart grid concept

  • June 24, 2015
    Challenging negative stereotypes to narrow the achievement gap

  • June 24, 2015
    ALMA detects first traces of carbon 'smog' permeating interstellar atmospheres of early galaxies

  • June 22, 2015
    Sudden shift in 'forcing' led to demise of Laurentide ice sheet

  • June 22, 2015
    Study takes close look at formidable camel spider jaws

  • June 22, 2015
    Old-school literature search helps ecologist identify puzzling parasite

  • June 22, 2015
    Model could help counteract poisoning from popular painkiller

  • June 22, 2015
    IU biologists find mistletoe species lacks genes found in all other complex organisms

  • June 22, 2015
    Island rodents take on nightmarish proportions

  • June 22, 2015
    Genetic study of 'co-evolution' could provide clues to better food production

  • June 22, 2015
    Fat, sugar cause bacterial changes that may relate to loss of cognitive function

  • June 22, 2015
    Engineer develops real-time listeria biosensor prototype

  • June 22, 2015
    Destructive power of bubbles could lead to new industrial applications

  • June 19, 2015
    The majority rules when baboons vote with their feet

  • June 19, 2015
    Iowa State engineers develop micro-tentacles so tiny robots can handle delicate objects

  • June 19, 2015
    Access to electricity is linked to reduced sleep

  • June 18, 2015
    UCLA chemists devise technology that could transform solar energy storage

  • June 18, 2015
    Staying cool: Saharan silver ants

  • June 18, 2015
    Magnetic-field discovery gives clues to galaxy formation processes

  • June 18, 2015
    Kennewick Man closely related to Native Americans, geneticists say

  • June 18, 2015
    Jet contrails affect surface temperatures

  • June 18, 2015
    ALMA weighs supermassive black hole at center of distant spiral galaxy

  • June 17, 2015
    VLA reveals "bashful" black hole in neighboring galaxy

  • June 17, 2015
    Mantis shrimp inspires new body armor and football helmet design

  • June 17, 2015
    Do insect societies share brain power?

  • June 17, 2015
    A new way to image surfaces on the nanoscale

  • June 16, 2015
    Where stars collide: Gemini Observatory captures image of 'stellar jewel-box'

  • June 16, 2015
    Scientists use molecular 'lock and key' for potential control of GMOs

  • June 16, 2015
    Businesses don't always get what they want, but try to get what they need

  • June 15, 2015
    World's thinnest lightbulb--graphene gets bright!

  • June 15, 2015
    Underground ants can't take the heat

  • June 15, 2015
    Small thunderstorms may add up to massive cyclones on Saturn

  • June 15, 2015
    Scientists are first to see elements transform at atomic scale

  • June 15, 2015
    Researchers correlate rheumatoid arthritis and giant cell arteritis with solar cycles

  • June 15, 2015
    Penn researchers develop a new type of gecko-like gripper

  • June 15, 2015
    Patent awarded to K-State University preclinical cancer detection test platform

  • June 15, 2015
    Microbe mobilizes 'iron shield' to block arsenic uptake in rice

  • June 15, 2015
    Injured jellyfish seek to regain symmetry

  • June 15, 2015
    Genetic switch lets marine diatoms do less work at higher CO2

  • June 15, 2015
    Chemists find efficient, scalable way to synthesize potential brain-protecting compound

  • June 15, 2015
    A new way to image surfaces on the nanoscale

  • June 12, 2015
    We are entering a 'golden age' of animal tracking

  • June 12, 2015
    TAML catalysts safely and effectively remove estrogenic compounds from wastewater

  • June 12, 2015
    Stone tools from Jordan point to dawn of division of labor

  • June 12, 2015
    How a new cloud computing system could turn anyone into a tech entrepreneur

  • June 12, 2015
    Argonne scientists announce first room-temperature, magnetic skyrmion bubbles

  • June 11, 2015
    Virtual reality sheds new light on how we navigate in the dark

  • June 11, 2015
    Variations in atmospheric oxygen levels shaped Earth's climate through the ages

  • June 11, 2015
    Study examines 'joiners' who help make startups successful

  • June 11, 2015
    Serotonin receptor is involved in eczema and other itch conditions

  • June 11, 2015
    How the hawkmoth sees, hovers and tracks flowers in the dark

  • June 10, 2015
    University of Cincinnati, industry partners develop low-cost, 'tunable' window tintings

  • June 10, 2015
    New tool better protects beachgoers from harmful bacteria levels

  • June 10, 2015
    MIT team creates ultracold molecules

  • June 10, 2015
    Gold-standard clinical trials fail to capture how behavior changes influence treatment

  • June 10, 2015
    Behavior matters: Redesigning the clinical trial

  • June 9, 2015
    WSU Spokane researchers isolate smallest unit of sleep to date

  • June 9, 2015
    Tree root research confirms that different morphologies produce similar results

  • June 9, 2015
    Researchers turn to the ocean to help unravel the mysteries of cloud formation

  • June 9, 2015
    Many experiments for the price of one--a breakthrough in the study of gene regulation

  • June 8, 2015
    The shape of a perfect fire

  • June 8, 2015
    Making organic molecules in hydrothermal vents in the absence of life

  • June 8, 2015
    Crossing a critical threshold in optical communications

  • June 8, 2015
    California Academy of Sciences discovers 100 new species in the Philippines

  • June 8, 2015
    Boreal peatlands not a global warming time bomb

  • June 5, 2015
    Paleo-engineering: New study reveals complexity of Triceratops' teeth

  • June 5, 2015
    New website can identify birds using photos

  • June 5, 2015
    Fruit fly genetics reveal pesticide resistance and insight into cancer

  • June 5, 2015
    Diverse coral communities persist, but bioerosion escalates in Palau's low-pH waters

  • June 4, 2015
    Warmer, lower-oxygen oceans will shift marine habitats

  • June 4, 2015
    Vanishing friction

  • June 4, 2015
    Planarian regeneration model discovered by artificial intelligence

  • June 4, 2015
    New tropical tree species await discovery

  • June 4, 2015
    How dividing cells end up the same size

  • June 4, 2015
    Cheating amoebas reveal key to successful societies

  • June 3, 2015
    U.S. joins the world in a new era of research at the Large Hadron Collider

  • June 3, 2015
    Trouble in the tide pools

  • June 3, 2015
    Sudden draining of glacial lakes explained

  • June 3, 2015
    Paleo study shows how elevation may affect evolution

  • June 3, 2015
    Clues to the Earth's ancient core

  • June 3, 2015
    A check on runaway lake drainage

  • June 2, 2015
    World's smallest spirals could guard against identity theft

  • June 2, 2015
    Penn engineers show how 'perfect' materials begin to fail

  • June 2, 2015
    Chemists weigh intact virus mixture with mass spectrometer

  • June 2, 2015
    Brain's reaction to certain words could replace passwords

  • June 1, 2015
    Researchers simulate behavior of 'active matter'

  • June 1, 2015
    Most Americans could eat locally, research shows

  • June 1, 2015
    Eight schools test-drive certification of undergraduate biology education for the 21st century

  • June 1, 2015
    Ancient algae found deep in tropical glacier

  • June 1, 2015
    All shook up for greener chemistry

  • May 29, 2015
    Protein identified in certain microalgae changes conversation about climate change

  • May 29, 2015
    New sensing tech could help detect diseases, fraudulent art, chemical weapons

  • May 28, 2015
    Understanding how cells follow electric fields

  • May 28, 2015
    Physicists precisely measure interaction between atoms and carbon surfaces

  • May 28, 2015
    OSU researchers prove magnetism can control heat, sound

  • May 28, 2015
    New study shows influence on climate of fresh water during last ice age

  • May 28, 2015
    In battle of the sexes, a single night with a New York male is enough to kill

  • May 28, 2015
    Donuts, math and superdense teleportation of quantum information

  • May 27, 2015
    Researchers discover surprisingly wide variation across species in genetic systems that influence aging

  • May 27, 2015
    Pinpointing natural cancer drug's true origins brings sustainable production a step closer

  • May 27, 2015
    New human ancestor species discovered

  • May 27, 2015
    Invisible helpers of the sea: Marine bacteria boost growth of tiny ocean algae

  • May 26, 2015
    Who needs water to assemble DNA? Non-aqueous solvent supports DNA nanotechnology

  • May 26, 2015
    One step closer to a single-molecule device

  • May 26, 2015
    Notre Dame paper examines how students understand mathematics

  • May 26, 2015
    Blueprint for a thirsty world from Down Under

  • May 25, 2015
    Team pinpoints genes that make plant stem cells, revealing origin of beefsteak tomatoes

  • May 25, 2015
    Like Sleeping Beauty, some research lies dormant for decades, IU study finds

  • May 22, 2015
    This Slinky lookalike 'hyperlens' helps see tiny objects

  • May 22, 2015
    New computational technique advances color 3-D printing process

  • May 22, 2015
    Deciphering clues to prehistoric climate changes locked in cave deposits

  • May 21, 2015
    Robot masters new skills through trial and error

  • May 21, 2015
    Partly human yeast show a common ancestor's lasting legacy

  • May 21, 2015
    New class of swelling magnets have the potential to energize the world

  • May 21, 2015
    Mission possible: This device will self-destruct when heated

  • May 20, 2015
    Study reveals how Eastern U.S. forests came to be

  • May 20, 2015
    Researchers help video gamers play in the cloud without guzzling gigabytes

  • May 20, 2015
    Caltech astronomers observe a supernova colliding with its companion star

  • May 20, 2015
    Bugs and slugs ideal houseguests for seagrass health

  • May 19, 2015
    Thinking alike changes the conversation

  • May 19, 2015
    Nature inspires first artificial molecular pump

  • May 18, 2015
    UM research finds evidence of non-adaptive evolution within cicadas

  • May 18, 2015
    U.S. West's power grid must be prepared for impacts of climate change

  • May 18, 2015
    Study proposes common mechanism for shallow and deep earthquakes

  • May 18, 2015
    Penn researchers show that mental 'map' and 'compass' are two separate systems

  • May 18, 2015
    OU geologist collaborates on study to determine mechanism associated with fault weakening

  • May 18, 2015
    Imagination beats practice in boosting visual search performance

  • May 18, 2015
    Exposure of U.S. population to extreme heat could quadruple by mid-century

  • May 18, 2015
    Discovery paves way for homebrewed drugs

  • May 18, 2015
    Chronic illness causes less harm when carnivores cooperate

  • May 15, 2015
    New screening method for prostate cancer recurrence

  • May 15, 2015
    It's best to make friends of friends

  • May 15, 2015
    Antiviral compound may protect brain from pathogens, West Nile virus study shows

  • May 14, 2015
    Revealing the ocean's hidden fertilizer

  • May 14, 2015
    Penn researchers develop liquid crystal-based compound lenses that work like insect eyes

  • May 14, 2015
    New link between ocean microbes and atmosphere uncovered

  • May 14, 2015
    CLAIRE brings electron microscopy to soft materials

  • May 14, 2015
    Antibody's unusual abilities might inspire vaccine strategies

  • May 13, 2015
    Two Large Hadron Collider experiments first to observe rare subatomic process

  • May 13, 2015
    Trap-jaw ants jump with their jaws to escape the antlion's den

  • May 13, 2015
    Study reveals how rivers regulate global carbon cycle

  • May 13, 2015
    Researchers build new fermion microscope

  • May 13, 2015
    New study shows Antarctic ice shelf is thinning from above and below

  • May 13, 2015
    New nanomaterials inspired by bird feathers play with light to create color

  • May 13, 2015
    Earthquakes reveal deep secrets beneath East Asia

  • May 12, 2015
    siRNA-toting nanoparticles inhibit breast cancer metastasis

  • May 12, 2015
    Molecular switch that promotes heart cell maturation discovered

  • May 12, 2015
    Male hormones help lemur females rule

  • May 12, 2015
    CU Anschutz researchers create microscope allowing deep brain exploration

  • May 11, 2015
    Tortoise approach works best--even for evolution

  • May 11, 2015
    New device could greatly improve speech and image recognition

  • May 11, 2015
    Long-term study on ticks reveals shifting migration patterns, disease risks

  • May 11, 2015
    A climate signal in the global distribution of copper deposits

  • May 8, 2015
    Plugging up leaky graphene

  • May 8, 2015
    Environmental exposure to hormones used in animal agriculture greater than expected

  • May 7, 2015
    WSU ecologist warns of bamboo fueling spread of hantavirus

  • May 7, 2015
    UW researchers hack a teleoperated surgical robot to reveal security flaws

  • May 7, 2015
    Penn team finds protein 'cement' that stabilizes the crossroad of chromosomes

  • May 7, 2015
    Penn researchers develop custom artificial membranes with programmable surfaces

  • May 7, 2015
    Genetic changes to basic developmental processes evolve more frequently than thought

  • May 7, 2015
    Biting back: Scientists aim to forecast West Nile outbreaks

  • May 7, 2015
    As life slips by: Why eye movement doesn't blur the picture

  • May 7, 2015
    ALMA discovers proto super star cluster--a cosmic 'dinosaur egg' about to hatch

  • May 6, 2015
    Tiny silicone spheres come out of the mist

  • May 6, 2015
    Project seeks climate clues deep in Indonesian lakebed

  • May 6, 2015
    From the depths of a microscopic world, spontaneous cooperation

  • May 6, 2015
    Explosive volcanoes fueled by water, say Oregon researchers

  • May 5, 2015
    Penn and UC Merced researchers match physical and virtual atomic friction experiments

  • May 5, 2015
    New form of DNA modification may carry inheritable information

  • May 5, 2015
    How noise changes the way the brain gets information

  • May 4, 2015
    Puget Sound's clingfish could inspire better medical devices, whale tags

  • May 4, 2015
    Pollen and clouds: April flowers bring May showers?

  • May 4, 2015
    New technique shows shale-drilling additives in drinking-water taps near leak

  • May 4, 2015
    New climate projections paint bleak future for tropical coral reefs

  • May 1, 2015
    Pulsar with widest orbit ever detected, discovered by high school research team

  • May 1, 2015
    Inanimate beads behave in lifelike ways

  • May 1, 2015
    Citizen science helps predict spread of sudden oak death

  • May 1, 2015
    Citizen science helps predict risk of emerging infectious disease

  • May 1, 2015
    Beetlejuice! Secrets of beetle sprays unlocked at the Advanced Photon Source

  • April 30, 2015
    Rehab robot HARMONY introduced by UT Austin engineers

  • April 30, 2015
    Quantum-mechanical monopoles discovered

  • April 30, 2015
    Meet the beetle that packs a machine gun

  • April 30, 2015
    IU researcher looks to Internet as new frontier in collecting data on the mind

  • April 30, 2015
    Giant telescope takes a close look at a lava lake on Jupiter's moon lo

  • April 30, 2015
    Fossils inform marine conservation

  • April 30, 2015
    Fossils help identify marine life at high risk of extinction today

  • April 30, 2015
    Dull forest glow yields orbital tracking of photosynthesis

  • April 29, 2015
    Study advances new tool in the fight against invasive species

  • April 29, 2015
    Researchers find 200-year lag between climate events in Greenland, Antarctica

  • April 29, 2015
    Research seeks alternatives for reducing bacteria in fresh produce using nanoengineering

  • April 29, 2015
    Ice core reveals ocean currents transmitted climate changes from Arctic to Antarctic

  • April 29, 2015
    DNA suggests all early Eskimos migrated from Alaska's North Slope

  • April 29, 2015
    Can skull shape and function determine what kind of food was on prehistoric plates?

  • April 29, 2015
    Can photosynthesis be measured over large areas? MBL, Brown scientists find a way

  • April 28, 2015
    UT research uncovers lakes, signs of life under Antarctica's Dry Valleys

  • April 28, 2015
    Scientists discover salty aquifer, previously unknown microbial habitat under Antarctica

  • April 28, 2015
    Researchers find evidence of groundwater in Antarctica's Dry Valleys

  • April 28, 2015
    Electron chirp: Cyclotron radiation from single electrons measured directly for first time

  • April 28, 2015
    Chromosome-folding theory shows promise

  • April 28, 2015
    Ancient connection between the Americas enhanced extreme biodiversity

  • April 27, 2015
    Two-dimensional semiconductor comes clean

  • April 27, 2015
    Tracking an invasive bird

  • April 27, 2015
    Time to move Lyme disease awareness month to April?

  • April 27, 2015
    Tidal tugs on Teflon faults drive slow-slipping earthquakes

  • April 27, 2015
    Strange supernova is 'missing link' in gamma-ray burst connection

  • April 27, 2015
    Ocean bacteria get 'pumped up'

  • April 27, 2015
    New UW app can detect sleep apnea events via smartphone

  • April 27, 2015
    Model uncovers malaria parasite causes red blood cell changes

  • April 27, 2015
    International research team discovers new mechanism behind malaria progression

  • April 24, 2015
    To improve STEM diversity, fix higher education, scholar says

  • April 24, 2015
    Northwestern scientists develop first liquid nanolaser

  • April 24, 2015
    Generating broadband terahertz radiation from a microplasma in air

  • April 24, 2015
    Biodiversity promotes multitasking in ecosystems

  • April 23, 2015
    Study: Photosynthesis has unique isotopic signature

  • April 23, 2015
    Scientists see deeper Yellowstone magma

  • April 23, 2015
    Revolutionary discovery leads to invention of new 'building blocks'

  • April 23, 2015
    Researchers add a new wrinkle to cell culture

  • April 23, 2015
    Going with the flow?

  • April 23, 2015
    Finding new life for first-line antibiotics

  • April 23, 2015
    Brain tumor growth stimulated by nerve activity in the cortex, Stanford study finds

  • April 22, 2015
    UNH researchers discover new method to detect most common bacteria contaminating oysters

  • April 22, 2015
    Testosterone key to new bird bang theory

  • April 22, 2015
    Spread of pathogens between species is predictable, study finds

  • April 22, 2015
    Phonons, arise!

  • April 22, 2015
    Electron spin brings order to high entropy alloys

  • April 22, 2015
    Drexel materials scientists putting a new spin on computing memory

  • April 22, 2015
    DNA of bacteria crucial to ecosystem defies explanation

  • April 22, 2015
    Astronomers join forces to speed discovery of habitable worlds

  • April 21, 2015
    Virtual telescope expands to see black holes

  • April 21, 2015
    New tabletop detector 'sees' single electrons

  • April 21, 2015
    New super-fast MRI technique demonstrated with song 'If I Only Had a Brain'

  • April 21, 2015
    Global warming progressing at moderate rate, empirical data suggest

  • April 21, 2015
    Getting better all the time: JILA strontium atomic clock sets new records

  • April 21, 2015
    Caltech researchers create 'comb' that detects terahertz waves with extreme precision

  • April 21, 2015
    'Holey' graphene for energy storage

  • April 20, 2015
    RIT scientist chosen as an Astronomy in Chile Educator Ambassador

  • April 20, 2015
    Researchers produce first atlas of airborne microbes across United States

  • April 20, 2015
    Pulsing light may indicate supermassive black hole merger

  • April 20, 2015
    OSU innovation boosts Wi-Fi bandwidth tenfold

  • April 20, 2015
    New tactic targets brain tumors

  • April 20, 2015
    Genetic road map may bring about better cotton crops

  • April 20, 2015
    Deep national history of immigration predicts wide cultural comfort displaying emotion

  • April 20, 2015
    Decreasing biodiversity affects productivity of remaining plants

  • April 20, 2015
    Big butts aren't everything to male baboons

  • April 20, 2015
    Better battery imaging paves way for renewable energy future

  • April 20, 2015
    Astronomers probe inner region of young star and its planets

  • April 17, 2015
    The American English language, in all its diverse forms

  • April 17, 2015
    Planet formation relied on sweeping up of small glassy beads, new model suggests

  • April 17, 2015
    New lab technique reveals structure and function of proteins critical in DNA repair

  • April 17, 2015
    New insights on embryonic development of arthropods

  • April 17, 2015
    Beyond the lithium ion--a significant step toward a better performing battery

  • April 16, 2015
    Study reveals possible new avenues for breast cancer therapy

  • April 16, 2015
    Study finds that maize roots have evolved to be more nitrogen efficient

  • April 16, 2015
    Research identifies barriers in tracking meals and what foodies want

  • April 16, 2015
    Engineer improves rechargeable batteries with MoS2 nano 'sandwich'

  • April 16, 2015
    Breath taking

  • April 16, 2015
    ALMA reveals intense magnetic field close to supermassive black hole

  • April 15, 2015
    Scientists develop mesh that captures oil--but lets water through

  • April 15, 2015
    New method increases accuracy of ovarian cancer prognosis and diagnosis

  • April 15, 2015
    Fish type, body size can help predict nutrient recycling rates

  • April 14, 2015
    Typhoon Haiyan's storm surge may contaminate aquifer for years

  • April 14, 2015
    Shape-shifting molecule tricks viruses into mutating themselves to death

  • April 14, 2015
    MIT sensor detects spoiled meat

  • April 14, 2015
    Car safety system could anticipate driver's mistakes

  • April 13, 2015
    Recruiting the entire immune system to attack cancer

  • April 13, 2015
    Mapping the cosmos: Dark Energy Survey creates detailed guide to spotting dark matter

  • April 13, 2015
    Coexisting in a sea of competition

  • April 10, 2015
    Studying how species evolve

  • April 10, 2015
    Cosmic debris: Study looks inside the universe's most powerful explosions

  • April 10, 2015
    Accelerating universe? Not so fast

  • April 9, 2015
    Shakespeare's plays reveal his psychological signature

  • April 9, 2015
    Research could usher in next generation of batteries, fuel cells

  • April 9, 2015
    New technology provides superior ability to rapidly detect volatile organic compounds

  • April 9, 2015
    Microbes help produce serotonin in gut

  • April 9, 2015
    Make your home a home for the birds

  • April 9, 2015
    For ultra-cold neutrino experiment, a successful demonstration

  • April 9, 2015
    Flip-flopping black holes spin to the end of the dance

  • April 9, 2015
    'Warm blob' in Pacific Ocean linked to weird weather across the U.S.

  • April 8, 2015
    What can brain-controlled prosthetics tell us about the brain?

  • April 8, 2015
    Scientists predict gradual, prolonged permafrost greenhouse gas emissions

  • April 8, 2015
    Bacteria inhibit bat-killing fungus, could combat white-nose syndrome

  • April 8, 2015
    Amniotic stem cells demonstrate healing potential

  • April 7, 2015
    The rest of the brain gets in the way

  • April 7, 2015
    Sun experiences seasonal changes, new research finds

  • April 7, 2015
    New study hints at spontaneous appearance of primordial DNA

  • April 7, 2015
    Inkjet-printed liquid metal could bring wearable tech, soft robotics

  • April 6, 2015
    Ultra-realistic robot proves there's more than one way to scare a fish

  • April 6, 2015
    Sound separates cancer cells from blood samples

  • April 6, 2015
    Researchers create first metal-free catalyst for rechargeable zinc-air batteries

  • April 6, 2015
    Northern coastal marshes more vulnerable to nutrient pollution

  • April 6, 2015
    How do you feel? Video of your face may tell all

  • April 6, 2015
    Cells exercise suboptimal strategy to survive

  • April 3, 2015
    UCLA research links HIV to age-accelerating cellular changes

  • April 3, 2015
    OU physicists first to create new molecule with record-setting dipole moment

  • April 2, 2015
    Microbes scared to death by virus presence

  • April 2, 2015
    Element of surprise helps babies learn

  • April 2, 2015
    Deconstructing brain systems involved in memory and spatial skills

  • April 2, 2015
    Black holes don't erase information, scientists say

  • April 2, 2015
    Being born in lean times is bad news for baboons

  • April 2, 2015
    Astronomers watch unfolding saga of massive star formation

  • April 1, 2015
    Study: Ads in free mobile apps have hidden costs for both users and developers

  • April 1, 2015
    New instrument dates old skeleton; 'Little Foot' 3.67 million years old

  • April 1, 2015
    Drop the bounce test: A common battery test often bounces off target

  • April 1, 2015
    A novel way to apply drugs to dental plaque

  • March 31, 2015
    University of Houston researchers build brain-machine interface to control prosthetic hand

  • March 31, 2015
    The nature of nurture is all about your mother, study says

  • March 31, 2015
    Methane monitoring method reveals high levels in Pennsylvania stream

  • March 31, 2015
    Isotope study shows which urban ants love junk food

  • March 31, 2015
    Discovering missing body parts of ancient fossils

  • March 31, 2015
    Better method for forecasting hurricane season

  • March 30, 2015
    When thinking about numbers, people estimate a range rather than a single value

  • March 30, 2015
    Smart phone app monitors depression in real time

  • March 30, 2015
    Mother's diet influences weight-control neurocircuits in offspring

  • March 30, 2015
    Massive study is first to explore historical ocean response to abrupt climate change

  • March 30, 2015
    High-tech method allows rapid imaging of functions in living brain

  • March 30, 2015
    Hidden costs: The unseen way organisms cope with climate change

  • March 30, 2015
    Glimpses of the future: Drought damage leads to widespread forest death

  • March 30, 2015
    Forecasting future flooding

  • March 30, 2015
    Clues to aging from long-lived lemurs

  • March 30, 2015
    Climate change does not cause extreme winters

  • March 30, 2015
    Carnegie Mellon researchers create 'Wikipedia' for neurons

  • March 27, 2015
    Nanoscale worms provide new route to nano-necklace structures

  • March 27, 2015
    Metals used in high-tech products face future supply risks

  • March 27, 2015
    Big data allows computer engineers to find genetic clues in humans

  • March 27, 2015
    A peek at the secret life of pandas

  • March 26, 2015
    UT Dallas engineers twist nanofibers to create structures tougher than bulletproof vests

  • March 26, 2015
    Using magnetic fields to understand high-temperature superconductivity

  • March 26, 2015
    Swirling currents deliver phytoplankton carbon to ocean depths

  • March 26, 2015
    Swimming algae offer Penn researchers insights into living fluid dynamics

  • March 26, 2015
    Sci-fly study explores how life-forms know to be the right size

  • March 26, 2015
    Report: Photosynthesis hack needed to feed the world by 2050

  • March 26, 2015
    Honeybees use multiple genetic pathways to fight infections

  • March 25, 2015
    UT Dallas engineering professor earns award for influential audiovisual study

  • March 25, 2015
    Thousands of atoms entangled with a single photon

  • March 25, 2015
    Supermassive black hole clears star-making gas from galaxy's core

  • March 25, 2015
    Shell-shocked: Ocean acidification likely hampers tiny shell builders in Southern Ocean

  • March 25, 2015
    Guts of people in hunter-gatherer societies share bacteria industrialized people lack

  • March 25, 2015
    Carbon nanotube fibers make superior links to brain

  • March 24, 2015
    Tiny bio-robot is a germ suited-up with graphene quantum dots

  • March 24, 2015
    Researchers find link between genetic variation and alcohol dependence

  • March 23, 2015
    Setting a dinner table for wildlife can affect their risk of disease

  • March 23, 2015
    Landmark study proves that magnets can control heat and sound

  • March 23, 2015
    CMU study finds location sharing by apps prompts privacy action

  • March 23, 2015
    Carnegie Mellon's snake robots learn to turn by following the lead of real sidewinders

  • March 23, 2015
    Big Data and Improving Health Care: Data scientist and physician team up to reduce preventable hospitalizations

  • March 23, 2015
    A stiff new layer in Earth's mantle

  • March 20, 2015
    Squid enrich their DNA 'blueprint' through prolific RNA editing

  • March 20, 2015
    Shrinking habitats have adverse effects on world ecosystems

  • March 20, 2015
    Levee detonations reduced 2011 flood risk on Mississippi River, UCI-led study finds

  • March 20, 2015
    HAWC Observatory to study universe's most energetic phenomena

  • March 20, 2015
    Conservation works: Forests for water in eastern Amazonia

  • March 19, 2015
    UCSF team finds key to making neurons from stem cells

  • March 19, 2015
    Sharper nanoscopy

  • March 19, 2015
    NC State researchers create 'nanofiber gusher'

  • March 19, 2015
    Even at a molecular level, taking it slow helps us cope with stress

  • March 18, 2015
    Robot model for infant learning shows bodily posture may affect memory and learning

  • March 18, 2015
    New research suggests insect wings might serve gyroscopic function

  • March 18, 2015
    Caltech scientists develop cool process to make better graphene

  • March 18, 2015
    An improved method for coating gold nanorods

  • March 17, 2015
    Plants' defensive responses have downstream effects on nearby ecosystems

  • March 17, 2015
    Cultivated papaya owes a lot to the ancient Maya, research suggests

  • March 17, 2015
    'Smart bandage' detects bed sores before they are visible to doctors

  • March 16, 2015
    Uncovering the secrets of super solar power perovskites

  • March 16, 2015
    Supercomputers help solve puzzle-like bond for biofuels

  • March 16, 2015
    Study: Past warming increased snowfall on Antarctica, affecting global sea level

  • March 16, 2015
    Second natural quasicrystal found in ancient meteorite

  • March 16, 2015
    Scripps Florida scientists confirm key targets of new anti-cancer drug candidates

  • March 16, 2015
    Scientists find DNA is packaged like a yoyo

  • March 16, 2015
    New Notre Dame paper examines social effects on the gut microbiome of wild baboons

  • March 16, 2015
    Maps predict strength of structures

  • March 16, 2015
    Finding fault: New information may help understand earthquakes

  • March 16, 2015
    East Antarctica melting could be explained by oceanic gateways

  • March 16, 2015
    Cyborg beetle research allows free-flight study of insects

  • March 16, 2015
    Consistency is the key to success in bread baking and biology

  • March 16, 2015
    By land and by sea: Scientists find differences in tanning treatments for materials

  • March 16, 2015
    Baboon friends swap gut germs

  • March 16, 2015
    A new method for making perovskite solar cells

  • March 13, 2015
    New research finds oceanic microbes behave in a synchrony across ocean basins

  • March 12, 2015
    Social status has impact on overall health of mammals

  • March 12, 2015
    Penn and ExxonMobil address long-standing mysteries behind anti-wear motor oil additive

  • March 12, 2015
    Naturally acidic waters of Puget Sound surround UW's Friday Harbor Labs

  • March 11, 2015
    Urging HPV vaccine for boys could protect more people at same price

  • March 11, 2015
    Understanding plants' immune systems could lead to better tomatoes, roses, rice

  • March 11, 2015
    The corrugated galaxy--Milky Way may be much larger than previously estimated

  • March 11, 2015
    Researchers develop 'visual Turing test'

  • March 11, 2015
    Physicists anticipate new discoveries with restart of Large Hadron Collider

  • March 11, 2015
    Iron-oxidizing bacteria found along Mid-Atlantic Ridge

  • March 11, 2015
    Build your own Siri: An open-source digital assistant

  • March 11, 2015
    Bioelectricity plays key role in brain development and repair

  • March 11, 2015
    'Chaotic Earths': Some habitable exoplanets could experience wildly unpredictable climates

  • March 10, 2015
    Study yields insights into how plant cells grow

  • March 10, 2015
    Scientists find rare dwarf satellite galaxy candidates in Dark Energy Survey data

  • March 10, 2015
    Predicting the extent of flash flooding

  • March 10, 2015
    Mysterious phenomena in a gigantic galaxy-cluster collision

  • March 10, 2015
    Method to find bad mutations may improve maize crops

  • March 10, 2015
    Discovery demystifies origin of life phenomenon

  • March 10, 2015
    Detection of gamma rays from a newly discovered dwarf galaxy may point to dark matter

  • March 9, 2015
    UCI study of fruit fly 'brain in a jar' reveals mechanics of jet lag

  • March 9, 2015
    Penn researchers show how rivers creep and flow to shape landscapes over time

  • March 9, 2015
    Patented process builds better semiconductors, improves electronic devices

  • March 9, 2015
    Oregon researchers detail new insights on arsenic cycling

  • March 9, 2015
    Innovative light therapy reaches deep tumors

  • March 5, 2015
    RIT professor creates better maps for navigating disasters in Syrian refugee camp

  • March 5, 2015
    NYU chemists develop 'looking glass' for spotting sound molecular structures

  • March 5, 2015
    Nutrient pollution damages streams in ways previously unknown, ecologists find

  • March 5, 2015
    New detector sniffs out origins of methane

  • March 5, 2015
    Female fish that avoid mating with related species also shun some of their own

  • March 5, 2015
    Evolving to cope with climate change

  • March 5, 2015
    Distant supernova split 4 ways by gravitational lens

  • March 4, 2015
    With its usual prey gone, a fish survives by changing predictably

  • March 4, 2015
    Why isn't the universe as bright as it should be?

  • March 4, 2015
    The rub with friction

  • March 4, 2015
    Sizing up cells: Study finds possible regulator of growth

  • March 4, 2015
    Earliest known fossil of the genus Homo dates to 2.8 to 2.75 million years ago

  • March 4, 2015
    Discovery of jaw by ASU team sheds light on early Homo

  • March 4, 2015
    Breakthrough in particle control creates special half-vortex rotation

  • March 3, 2015
    Vaccine skeptics aren't swayed by emotional scare tactics

  • March 3, 2015
    Pennies reveal new insights on the nature of randomness

  • March 3, 2015
    Combined Arctic ice observations show decades of loss

  • March 2, 2015
    Some tropical plants pick the best hummingbirds to pollinate flowers

  • March 2, 2015
    Patent awarded for compounds that inhibit biofilm formation and persistence

  • March 2, 2015
    New technique improves forecasts for Canada's prized salmon fishery

  • March 2, 2015
    Genome reveals how Hessian fly causes galls in wheat

  • March 2, 2015
    Forbidden quantum leaps possible with high-res spectroscopy

  • March 2, 2015
    Colon + septic tank = unique, at times stinky, study

  • March 2, 2015
    Clever application of magnetic force enhances laparoscopic surgery

  • March 2, 2015
    Black phosphorus is new 'wonder material' for improving optical communication

  • February 27, 2015
    Unlocking the key to immunological memory in bacteria

  • February 27, 2015
    How mantis shrimp evolved many shapes with same powerful punch

  • February 26, 2015
    The better to see you with: Prosthetic leg would keep an eye on the path ahead

  • February 26, 2015
    Social circles

  • February 26, 2015
    Pockets of calm protect molecules around a supermassive black hole

  • February 26, 2015
    New Insight Found in Black Hole Collisions

  • February 26, 2015
    Interaction of Atlantic and Pacific oscillations caused 'false pause' in warming

  • February 26, 2015
    Embrace unknowns, opt for flexibility in environmental policies

  • February 26, 2015
    Economic models provide insights into global sustainability challenges

  • February 26, 2015
    Amphibian chytrid fungus reaches Madagascar

  • February 26, 2015
    A mollusk of a different stripe

  • February 25, 2015
    Warming up the world of superconductors

  • February 25, 2015
    Isolated wetlands have significant impact on water quality

  • February 25, 2015
    In quest for better lithium-air batteries, chemists boost carbon's stability

  • February 24, 2015
    Ultra-thin nanowires can trap electron 'twisters' that disrupt superconductors

  • February 24, 2015
    New technology could make treatment of oil and gas wastewater simpler, cheaper

  • February 24, 2015
    Monster black hole discovered at cosmic dawn

  • February 24, 2015
    Molecular feedback loop gives clues to how flowers drop their petals

  • February 24, 2015
    Key genes for symbiosis between mycorrhiza fungi and trees evolved several times

  • February 24, 2015
    Geysers have loops in their plumbing

  • February 24, 2015
    Easy on the eyes: How eyelash length keeps your eyes healthy

  • February 24, 2015
    Boy or girl? Lemur scents have the answer

  • February 23, 2015
    Via laser into the past of the oceans

  • February 23, 2015
    UT-Knoxville professor receives prestigious award for ocean science work

  • February 23, 2015
    Study outlines threat of ocean acidification to coastal communities in U.S.

  • February 23, 2015
    Small predator diversity is an important part of a healthy ecosystem

  • February 23, 2015
    Simulating superconducting materials with ultracold atoms

  • February 23, 2015
    Reconstructing topsy-turvy paleoclimate of Western U.S. 21,000 years ago

  • February 23, 2015
    Novel pretreatment could cut biofuel costs by 30 percent or more

  • February 23, 2015
    Long-term nitrogen fertilizer use disrupts plant-microbe mutualisms

  • February 23, 2015
    Epigenome orchestrates embryonic development

  • February 23, 2015
    Carnivorous plant packs big wonders into tiny genome

  • February 19, 2015
    Perfect colors, captured with one ultra-thin lens

  • February 19, 2015
    Evolving a bigger brain with human DNA

  • February 19, 2015
    Beyond silicon: New semiconductor moves spintronics toward reality

  • February 18, 2015
    New insights into origins of the world's languages

  • February 18, 2015
    Nanotechnology: Better measurements of single molecule circuits

  • February 18, 2015
    Global warming to increase ocean upwelling, but fisheries impact uncertain

  • February 18, 2015
    Discovery: Tropical fire ants traveled the world on 16th century ships

  • February 17, 2015
    Tadpole model links drug exposure to autism-like effects

  • February 17, 2015
    Study details impact of Deepwater Horizon oil on beach microbial communities

  • February 17, 2015
    In a warmer world, ticks that spread disease are arriving earlier, expanding their ranges

  • February 16, 2015
    Under pressure

  • February 16, 2015
    Terror attacks offer insights for first responders

  • February 16, 2015
    Researchers synthesize material for efficient plasmonic devices in mid-infrared range

  • February 16, 2015
    Penn researchers develop new technique for making molybdenum disulfide

  • February 16, 2015
    Building a more versatile frequency comb

  • February 16, 2015
    A close call of 0.8 light years

  • February 15, 2015
    Why do starburst galaxies 'burst'? ALMA sees super stellar nurseries at heart of Sculptor Galaxy

  • February 13, 2015
    Structure-based design used as tool for engineering deimmunized biotherapeutics

  • February 13, 2015
    Researchers glimpse distortions in atomic structure of materials

  • February 13, 2015
    Distant species produce love child after 60 million year breakup

  • February 12, 2015
    Warming pushes Western U.S. toward driest period in 1,000 years

  • February 12, 2015
    Study: Global rainfall satellites require massive overhaul

  • February 12, 2015
    Research offers new insight on 30-Year-old 'hidden order' physics mystery

  • February 12, 2015
    PhD students learn to communicate their research

  • February 12, 2015
    Making teeth tough: Beavers show way to improve our enamel

  • February 12, 2015
    Female pumas kill more, eat less when humans are near, UC Santa Cruz study finds

  • February 12, 2015
    Better catalysts, made-to-order

  • February 12, 2015
    New class of binary stars and how LSST could illuminate in the future

  • February 11, 2015
    VLA finds unexpected "storm" at galaxy's core

  • February 11, 2015
    Test your tweet skills with new website created by Cornell scientists

  • February 11, 2015
    Monster hurricanes reached U.S. Northeast during prehistoric periods of ocean warming

  • February 11, 2015
    Exotic states materialize with supercomputers

  • February 11, 2015
    Astronomers catch multiple-star system in first stages of formation

  • February 11, 2015
    A new species of hummingbird?

  • February 11, 2015
    A gene that shaped the evolution of Darwin's finches

  • February 9, 2015
    Study finds Midwest flooding more frequent

  • February 9, 2015
    Reduced rainfall in the northern tropics linked to industrial emissions, research suggests

  • February 9, 2015
    Electricity from biomass with carbon capture could make Western U.S. carbon-negative

  • February 9, 2015
    Earth's surprise inside: Geologists unlock mysteries of the planet's inner core

  • February 9, 2015
    Controlling genes with light

  • February 9, 2015
    Bringing texture to your flat touchscreen

  • February 9, 2015
    Arkansas High Performance Computing Center passes one million jobs

  • February 6, 2015
    UCLA and USC scientists devise breakthrough technique for mapping temperature in tiny electronic devices

  • February 5, 2015
    Shade coffee is for the birds

  • February 5, 2015
    Seafloor volcano pulses may alter climate

  • February 5, 2015
    MRI technique developed for nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in children

  • February 5, 2015
    Cesium atoms shaken, not stirred, to create elusive excitation in superfluid

  • February 5, 2015
    Acoustic tweezers device expands the range of x-ray crystallography

  • February 4, 2015
    Scientists reprogram plants for drought tolerance

  • February 4, 2015
    Cheap and abundant chemical outperforms precious metals as a catalyst

  • February 3, 2015
    Seeing the knee in a new light: Fluorescent probe tracks osteoarthritis development

  • February 3, 2015
    Rediscovering spontaneous light emission

  • February 3, 2015
    North American plate shattered speed records--a billion years ago

  • February 3, 2015
    New findings on how the brain ignores distractions

  • February 3, 2015
    CWRU astronomers find new details in first known spiral galaxy

  • February 3, 2015
    A nanoscale solution to the big problem of overheating in microelectronic devices

  • February 2, 2015
    Wrinkle predictions

  • February 2, 2015
    Tree species influence boreal forest fire behavior and subsequent effects on climate

  • February 2, 2015
    To speed up magma, add water

  • February 2, 2015
    To save your energy while strolling, walk this sway

  • February 2, 2015
    Study supplies insight into behavior of African monsoon

  • February 2, 2015
    Rivers might constitute just 20 percent of continental water flowing into oceans

  • February 2, 2015
    Researchers introduce a macrosystems approach to study stream ecology

  • February 2, 2015
    NYU's microscopic monitoring may yield advances in production of products, pharmaceuticals

  • February 2, 2015
    New reset button discovered for circadian clock

  • February 2, 2015
    Fruitful collaboration yields insight on the tomato genome

  • February 2, 2015
    Engineers devise genetic 'on' switch made exclusively of RNA

  • January 30, 2015
    Researchers develop new instrument to monitor atmospheric mercury

  • January 30, 2015
    Image release: High-def radar images of near-earth asteroid

  • January 30, 2015
    Evidence mounts for quantum criticality theory

  • January 30, 2015
    Blue mussels not yet the bellwether of NE coastal environment

  • January 29, 2015
    Iceland rises as its glaciers melt from climate change

  • January 29, 2015
    CU-Boulder-created app first to use gesture for language learning

  • January 28, 2015
    Why is a dolphin not a cat?

  • January 28, 2015
    Smothered oceans

  • January 28, 2015
    Shopping through the lens of IT

  • January 28, 2015
    Satellites can improve regional air quality forecasting

  • January 28, 2015
    Quantum computer as detector shows space is not squeezed

  • January 28, 2015
    Nanoscale mirrored cavities amplify, connect quantum memories

  • January 28, 2015
    Damaged DNA may stall patrolling molecule to initiate repair

  • January 28, 2015
    Customized soap bubbles set to transform drug and vaccine delivery

  • January 28, 2015
    Chimps with higher-ranking moms do better in fights

  • January 27, 2015
    Supercomputing the evolution of a model flower

  • January 27, 2015
    Picking up on the smell of evolution

  • January 27, 2015
    Long series of droughts doomed Mexican city 1,000 years ago

  • January 27, 2015
    Drug combo suppresses growth of late-stage prostate cancer tumors

  • January 27, 2015
    Bird watchers help federal agencies pinpoint conservation priorities

  • January 27, 2015
    'Bulletproof' battery: Kevlar membrane for safer, thinner lithium rechargeables

  • January 26, 2015
    Ribose-seq identifies and locates ribonucleotides in genomic DNA

  • January 26, 2015
    Researchers use sound to slow down, speed up, and block light

  • January 26, 2015
    Researchers produce two biofuels from a single algae

  • January 26, 2015
    Researchers make magnetic graphene

  • January 26, 2015
    Researchers at Penn, UC Berkeley and Illinois use oxides to flip graphene conductivity

  • January 26, 2015
    LSST M1/M3 completion event

  • January 26, 2015
    How cancer turns good cells to the dark side

  • January 26, 2015
    Climate models disagree on why temperature 'wiggles' occur

  • January 23, 2015
    Silver nanowires demonstrate unexpected self-healing mechanism

  • January 23, 2015
    New technique helps probe performance of organic solar cell materials

  • January 23, 2015
    Diaper compound may expand power of microscopes

  • January 22, 2015
    Study projects unprecedented loss of corals in great barrier reef due to warming

  • January 22, 2015
    Scientists set quantum speed limit

  • January 22, 2015
    NSF projects offer research experience for undergraduates at UT Dallas

  • January 22, 2015
    Mobile apps take students into the laboratory

  • January 22, 2015
    Exotic, gigantic molecules fit inside each other like Russian nesting dolls

  • January 22, 2015
    Enzymes believed to promote cancer actually suppress tumors

  • January 22, 2015
    Boston's leaky pipes release high levels of heat-trapping methane

  • January 21, 2015
    UNL drillers help make new Antarctic discoveries

  • January 21, 2015
    Two lakes beneath the ice in Greenland, gone within weeks

  • January 21, 2015
    Seeing is not remembering

  • January 21, 2015
    Researchers introduce a macrosystems approach to study stream ecology

  • January 21, 2015
    New mechanism unlocked for evolution of green fluorescent protein

  • January 21, 2015
    Most endangered chimpanzees have complex evolutionary past, perilous future

  • January 20, 2015
    Wearable sensor clears path to long-term EKG, EMG monitoring

  • January 20, 2015
    Scientists drilling first deep ice core at the South Pole

  • January 20, 2015
    Researcher developing a self-centering beam to better withstand earthquakes

  • January 20, 2015
    One nanoparticle, six types of medical imaging

  • January 20, 2015
    New high-speed 3-D microscope--SCAPE--gives deeper view of living things

  • January 20, 2015
    Mason's STEM accelerator's work is award-winning

  • January 20, 2015
    Greenland Ice: The warmer it gets the faster it melts

  • January 20, 2015
    Climate change does not bode well for picky eaters

  • January 19, 2015
    Protecting the mineral treasures of Antarctica's Larsemann Hills

  • January 16, 2015
    Three nearly Earth-size planets found orbiting nearby star

  • January 16, 2015
    Software that knows the risks

  • January 16, 2015
    Penn research shows relationship critical for how cells ingest matter

  • January 16, 2015
    Mathematical approach provides a new step in resolving the mystery of glass

  • January 16, 2015
    Heart arrhythmias detected in deep-diving marine mammals

  • January 15, 2015
    Tiny plant fossils--a window into Earth's landscape millions of years ago

  • January 15, 2015
    Study supports new explanation of gender gaps in academia

  • January 15, 2015
    Rice-sized laser, powered one electron at a time, bodes well for quantum computing

  • January 15, 2015
    MIT team enlarges brain samples, making them easier to image

  • January 15, 2015
    Charge instability detected across all types of copper-based superconductors

  • January 15, 2015
    Canceled flights: For monarch butterflies, loss of migration means more disease

  • January 15, 2015
    Breakthrough lights up metamaterials

  • January 15, 2015
    As Austin grows, so does its traffic woes

  • January 14, 2015
    Sustainability challenged as renewable resources max out

  • January 14, 2015
    Paradox revealed: Cues associated with infant abuse may help reduce stress in adult brain

  • January 14, 2015
    New species discovered beneath ocean crust

  • January 14, 2015
    New contaminants found in oil and gas wastewater

  • January 14, 2015
    Gold nanoparticles show promise for early detection of heart attacks

  • January 14, 2015
    Chemical dial controls attraction between water-repelling molecules

  • January 14, 2015
    Carbon nanotube finding could lead to flexible electronics with longer battery life

  • January 13, 2015
    Sizing up giants under the sea

  • January 13, 2015
    Shining a light on quantum dots measurement

  • January 13, 2015
    New device allows for manipulation of differentiating stem cells

  • January 13, 2015
    Endangered monkeys in the Amazon are more diverse than previously thought

  • January 13, 2015
    Crush those clinkers while they're hot

  • January 12, 2015
    Undercover researchers expose new species of lizard for sale on Philippine black market

  • January 12, 2015
    TSRI scientists discover possible new target for treating brain inflammation

  • January 12, 2015
    They see flow signals: Researchers identify nature of fish's 'sixth sense'

  • January 12, 2015
    Solar cell polymers with multiplied electrical output

  • January 12, 2015
    Slick and slender snake beats short and stubby lizard in sand swimming

  • January 12, 2015
    Rise in mass die-offs seen among birds, fish and marine invertebrates

  • January 12, 2015
    From the bottom up: Manipulating nanoribbons at the molecular level

  • January 9, 2015
    Infamous study of humanity's 'dark side' may actually show how to keep it at bay

  • January 9, 2015
    A balloon-borne telescope successfully heads to the 'edge of space' to study the early universe

  • January 8, 2015
    Study of Andromeda's stellar disk indicates more violent history than Milky Way

  • January 8, 2015
    Researchers work to counter a new class of coffee shop hackers

  • January 8, 2015
    Researchers make new discoveries in key pathway for neurological diseases

  • January 8, 2015
    On a tropical island, fossils reveal the past--and possible future--of polar ice

  • January 8, 2015
    New research outlines global threat of smoldering peat fires

  • January 8, 2015
    Map of mysterious molecules in our galaxy sheds new light on century-old puzzle

  • January 8, 2015
    Focusing on lasting legacy prompts environmental action

  • January 8, 2015
    Deworming programs in animal, human populations may have unwanted impacts

  • January 8, 2015
    Atomic placement of elements counts for strong concrete

  • January 8, 2015
    Algae use same molecular machinery as land plants to respond to a plant hormone

  • January 8, 2015
    'Assassin' targets supernovae in our neighborhood of the Universe

  • January 7, 2015
    Why some geckos lose their ability to stick to surfaces

  • January 7, 2015
    Unusual light signal yields clues about elusive black hole merger

  • January 7, 2015
    The best offense against bacteria is a good defense

  • January 7, 2015
    Scientists identify first nutrient sensor in key growth-regulating metabolic pathway

  • January 7, 2015
    Humans erode soil 100 times faster than nature

  • January 7, 2015
    Coral reefs threatened by a deadly combination of changing ocean conditions

  • January 6, 2015
    Unraveling controls for plant root growth

  • January 6, 2015
    Researchers uncover key cancer-promoting gene

  • January 6, 2015
    Gemini Planet Imager produces stunning observations in its first year

  • January 6, 2015
    Drought led to massive 'dead zone' in Lake Erie

  • January 5, 2015
    Smashing results about our nearby galactic neighbors

  • January 5, 2015
    Skeleton study sheds new light on how snakes evolved

  • January 5, 2015
    Galactic herding: New image brings galaxy diversity to life

  • January 5, 2015
    Fructose more toxic than table sugar in mice

  • January 5, 2015
    Freshmen-level chemistry solves the solubility mystery of graphene oxide films

  • January 5, 2015
    Endangered Madagascar lemurs illegally kept as pets may threaten species conservation and survival

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