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NEWS FROM THE FIELD FOR 2017

  • December 27, 2017
    Project will provide reaction kinetics data for synthesis of metallic nanocrystals

  • December 27, 2017
    A classic Darwinian ecological hypothesis holds up -- with a twist

  • December 26, 2017
    Scientists should be super modelers

  • December 25, 2017
    Cleaner air, longer lives

  • December 22, 2017
    Moth females use scent proximity to attract mates

  • December 21, 2017
    Now entering, Lithium Niobate Valley

  • December 21, 2017
    How a tumor grows can predict response to cancer therapy

  • December 20, 2017
    Study warns that snake fungal disease could be a global threat

  • December 20, 2017
    Radio observations point to likely explanation for neutron-star merger phenomena

  • December 20, 2017
    Modeling the effects of wastewater injection

  • December 20, 2017
    Metal printing offers low-cost way to make flexible, stretchable electronics

  • December 19, 2017
    Technique makes nuclear magnetic resonance more useful for nanomaterials, exotic matter research

  • December 19, 2017
    Silky secrets to make bones

  • December 19, 2017
    Should uninfected patients accept hepatitis C-infected livers to reduce waiting time?

  • December 19, 2017
    Robotic device improves balance and gait in Parkinson's disease patients

  • December 19, 2017
    Rice University physicists discover new type of quantum material

  • December 18, 2017
    Understanding enzyme cascades key to understanding metabolism

  • December 18, 2017
    Scientists discover unexpected side effect to cleaning up urban air

  • December 18, 2017
    Researchers steer the flow of electrical current with spinning light

  • December 18, 2017
    Particle size matters for porous building blocks

  • December 18, 2017
    Nanotubes go with the flow to penetrate brain tissue

  • December 18, 2017
    MiNT protein a fresh target to attack disease

  • December 18, 2017
    Heat from below Pacific Ocean fuels Yellowstone, study finds

  • December 18, 2017
    Flower or flesh? Genetics explain mosquito preference

  • December 18, 2017
    Designer nanoparticles destroy a broad array of viruses

  • December 18, 2017
    A new approach for detecting planets in the Alpha Centauri system

  • December 18, 2017
    'Simple, but powerful' model reveals mechanisms behind neuron development

  • December 18, 2017
    'Quantum material' has shark-like ability to detect small electrical signals

  • December 15, 2017
    Warmer, wetter climate could mean stronger, more intense storms

  • December 15, 2017
    Genetic instructions from mom set the pattern for embryonic development

  • December 14, 2017
    UTA discovery could reduce cost, energy for high-speed internet connections

  • December 14, 2017
    UNH researchers find effects of climate change could accelerate by mid-century

  • December 14, 2017
    UMass Amherst, Peking University scientists advance knowledge of plant reproduction

  • December 14, 2017
    Spaghetti-like, DNA 'noodle origami' the new shape of things to come for nanotechnology

  • December 14, 2017
    Single-stranded DNA and RNA origami go live

  • December 14, 2017
    First-of-its-kind chemical oscillator offers new level of molecular control

  • December 14, 2017
    A better way to weigh millions of solitary stars

  • December 13, 2017
    Synthetic protein packages its own genetic material and evolves

  • December 13, 2017
    Researchers capture oldest ice core ever drilled outside the polar regions

  • December 13, 2017
    Melting of East Antarctic Ice Sheet could cripple major US cities

  • December 13, 2017
    Major space mystery solved using data from student satellite

  • December 13, 2017
    Habitat counts when predators lurk

  • December 13, 2017
    East Antarctic Ice Sheet has history of instability

  • December 13, 2017
    Doing without dark energy

  • December 13, 2017
    Complex, old-growth forests may protect some bird species in a warming climate

  • December 13, 2017
    Columbia engineers create artificial graphene in a nanofabricated semiconductor structure

  • December 13, 2017
    Coffee physics

  • December 12, 2017
    What keeps stem cells in their undifferentiated state?

  • December 12, 2017
    Study: Suburban ponds are a septic buffet

  • December 12, 2017
    Sea-level rise projections made hazy by Antarctic instability

  • December 12, 2017
    Perking up and crimping the 'bristles' of polyelectrolyte brushes

  • December 12, 2017
    Night-flyers or day-trippers? Study sheds light on when moths, butterflies are active

  • December 12, 2017
    New research improves understanding of ancient landscapes

  • December 12, 2017
    Discovery deepens understanding of brain's sensory circuitry

  • December 12, 2017
    Climate scientists study the odds of a US megadrought

  • December 11, 2017
    WSU chemists develop novel Washington Red dye for bioimaging

  • December 11, 2017
    Study: Too many nutrients make microbes less responsive

  • December 11, 2017
    Southern Africa's cheetah population much smaller than believed

  • December 11, 2017
    Researchers find simpler way to deposit magnetic iron oxide onto gold nanorods

  • December 11, 2017
    New silicon structure opens the gate to quantum computers

  • December 11, 2017
    Hyperlens crystal capable of viewing living cells in unprecedented detail

  • December 11, 2017
    Artificial intelligence and supercomputers to help alleviate urban traffic problems

  • December 11, 2017
    African deforestation not as great as feared

  • December 11, 2017
    A diamond as the steppingstone to new materials, using plasma physics technology

  • December 10, 2017
    Study finds variation within species plays critical role in health of ecosystems

  • December 8, 2017
    Sandy claws

  • December 8, 2017
    A glowing object actually attracts atoms

  • December 7, 2017
    UT Dallas researchers develop techniques to analyze thousands of hours of Apollo mission audio

  • December 7, 2017
    UCLA chemists synthesize narrow ribbons of graphene using only light and heat

  • December 7, 2017
    Rules for superconductivity mirrored in 'excitonic insulator'

  • December 7, 2017
    One wet winter can shake up San Francisco Bay's invasive species

  • December 7, 2017
    Heart monitors on wild narwhals reveal alarming responses to stress

  • December 7, 2017
    Black holes' magnetism surprisingly wimpy

  • December 6, 2017
    Study: Viruses share genes with organisms across the tree of life

  • December 6, 2017
    Study reveals significant role of dust in mountain ecosystems

  • December 6, 2017
    Separated since the dinosaurs, bamboo-eating lemurs, pandas share common gut microbes

  • December 6, 2017
    Scientists observe supermassive black hole in infant universe

  • December 6, 2017
    Scientists "paint" the world's smallest Mona Lisa on the world's largest DNA canvas

  • December 6, 2017
    New approach measures early human butchering practices

  • December 6, 2017
    It's good to be rare, for some species

  • December 6, 2017
    Astronomers discover ancient, supermassive, "actively feeding" black hole

  • December 5, 2017
    USC Viterbi faculty design thermal 'skin' to maintain temperature of satellites

  • December 5, 2017
    Study finds variation within species is a critical aspect of biodiversity

  • December 5, 2017
    Researchers show how insect food choice can be manipulated

  • December 5, 2017
    Reading on electronic devices may interfere with science reading comprehension

  • December 5, 2017
    Living cell membranes can self-sort their components by 'demixing'

  • December 5, 2017
    Lemur study highlights role of diet in shaping gut microbiome

  • December 5, 2017
    Engineers 3-D print a 'living tattoo'

  • December 4, 2017
    Trickle-down is the solution (to the planetary core formation problem)

  • December 4, 2017
    Subtle cues can dictate the fate of stem cells

  • December 4, 2017
    Shining a light on plant growth and development

  • December 4, 2017
    Researchers develop graphene nano 'tweezers' that can grab individual biomolecules

  • December 4, 2017
    New quick, portable test for iron, vitamin A deficiency could save lives

  • December 4, 2017
    Nature's toughest substances decoded

  • December 1, 2017
    UChicago scientists craft world's tiniest interlinking chains

  • December 1, 2017
    Study sheds light on turbulence in astrophysical plasmas

  • November 30, 2017
    Researchers map brain activity to improve prosthetic design

  • November 30, 2017
    Researchers advance technique to detect ovarian cancer

  • November 30, 2017
    Kent State research group publishes analysis of primate brains in top science journal

  • November 30, 2017
    From Alaska to Amazonia: First global maps of traits that drive vegetation growth

  • November 30, 2017
    Designing a golden nanopill

  • November 30, 2017
    An anti-aging protein could be targeted to rejuvenate immune cells

  • November 29, 2017
    Why are there no sea snakes in the Atlantic?

  • November 29, 2017
    The ultimate defense against hackers may be just a few atoms thick

  • November 29, 2017
    Teaching life a new trick: Bacteria make boron-carbon bonds

  • November 29, 2017
    Speaking up against bigotry can reduce bad behavior

  • November 29, 2017
    Scientists demonstrate one of largest quantum simulators

  • November 29, 2017
    Mass of warm rock rising beneath New England, Rutgers study suggests

  • November 28, 2017
    This 'sweet spot' could improve melanoma diagnosis

  • November 28, 2017
    There's a deeper fish in the sea

  • November 28, 2017
    Researchers inadvertently boost surface area of nickel nanoparticles for catalysis

  • November 28, 2017
    Research shows a technique to offset the worry of waiting

  • November 28, 2017
    Penn researchers establish universal signature fundamental to how glassy materials fail

  • November 28, 2017
    A horse is a horse, of course, of course -- except when it isn't

  • November 27, 2017
    When physics gives evolution a leg up by breaking one

  • November 27, 2017
    Less life: Limited phosphorus recycling suppressed early Earth's biosphere

  • November 27, 2017
    Johns Hopkins biologist leads team that unlocks mystery of protein function

  • November 27, 2017
    Atomistic calculations predict that boron incorporation increases the efficiency of LEDs

  • November 27, 2017
    A series of fortunate events

  • November 23, 2017
    Physicists develop faster way to make Bose-Einstein condensates

  • November 23, 2017
    How badly do you want something? Babies can tell

  • November 22, 2017
    Species may appear deceptively resilient to climate change

  • November 22, 2017
    Research reveals the scale at which Earth's mantle composition varies

  • November 22, 2017
    New approach to tracking how deadly 'superbugs' travel could slow their spread

  • November 22, 2017
    Managing antibiotics not enough to reverse resistance

  • November 22, 2017
    IceCube experiment finds Earth can block high-energy particles from nuclear reactions

  • November 22, 2017
    Engineers model the California reservoir network

  • November 21, 2017
    Watching atoms move in hybrid perovskite crystals reveals clues to improving solar cells

  • November 21, 2017
    Researchers identify how bacterium survives in oxygen-poor environments

  • November 21, 2017
    Rainfall can indicate that mosquito-borne epidemics will occur weeks later

  • November 21, 2017
    Moon's crust underwent resurfacing after forming from magma ocean

  • November 21, 2017
    Corn genetics research exposes mechanism behind traits becoming silent

  • November 21, 2017
    Chemists improve control over tricky carbon-hydrogen bonds

  • November 20, 2017
    What's in your wheat? Johns Hopkins scientists piece together genome of most common bread wheat

  • November 20, 2017
    UCLA engineers use deep learning to reconstruct holograms and improve optical microscopy

  • November 20, 2017
    Seafloor sediments appear to enhance earthquake and tsunami danger in Pacific Northwest

  • November 20, 2017
    Rise in oxygen levels links to ancient explosion of life, researchers find

  • November 20, 2017
    Researchers pin down one source of a potent greenhouse gas

  • November 20, 2017
    MIT physicists design $100 handheld muon detector

  • November 20, 2017
    First known interstellar visitor is an "oddball"

  • November 20, 2017
    Chimp females who leave home postpone parenthood

  • November 20, 2017
    Biomechanical model could reduce wobbling of pedestrian bridges

  • November 20, 2017
    Added Arctic data shows global warming didn't pause

  • November 20, 2017
    A curious quirk brings organic diode lasers one step closer

  • November 20, 2017
    'Brazil nut effect' helps explain how rivers resist erosion, Penn team finds

  • November 19, 2017
    Astronomers reveal nearby stars that are among the oldest in our galaxy

  • November 17, 2017
    Scientists capture colliding organic nanoparticles on video for first time

  • November 17, 2017
    Heavy nitrogen molecules reveal planetary-scale tug-of-war

  • November 17, 2017
    Carefully crafted light pulses control neuron activity

  • November 17, 2017
    Breakthrough could launch organic electronics beyond cellphone screens

  • November 17, 2017
    Brain activity buffers against worsening anxiety

  • November 16, 2017
    Want safe travels? Find freeways with these features

  • November 16, 2017
    Researchers find diffusion plays unusual signaling role in drosophila embryos

  • November 16, 2017
    On the origins of star stuff: HAWC collaboration sheds light on origin of anti-matter

  • November 16, 2017
    New research could predict La Niña drought years in advance

  • November 16, 2017
    New motion sensors a major step toward low-cost, high-performance wearable technology

  • November 16, 2017
    High-altitude observatory sheds light on origin of excess anti-matter

  • November 16, 2017
    Groundwater recharge in the American West under climate change

  • November 16, 2017
    Genomic study explores evolution of gentle 'killer bees' in Puerto Rico

  • November 15, 2017
    Study reveals structure and origins of glacial polish on Yosemite's rocks

  • November 15, 2017
    Researchers chart rising inequality across millennia

  • November 15, 2017
    Replace or wait? Study says swap all incandescent bulbs now, but hold on to CFLs

  • November 15, 2017
    New imaging technique peers inside living cells

  • November 15, 2017
    Microbiome transplants provide disease resistance in critically endangered Hawaiian plant

  • November 15, 2017
    Kevlar-based artificial cartilage mimics the magic of the real thing

  • November 15, 2017
    In bee decline, fungicides emerge as improbable villain

  • November 15, 2017
    Genome of wheat ancestor sequenced

  • November 15, 2017
    Colorado River's connection with the ocean was a punctuated affair

  • November 14, 2017
    Zwicky Transient Facility sees 'first light'

  • November 14, 2017
    With launch of new night sky survey, UW researchers ready for era of 'Big Data' astronomy

  • November 14, 2017
    Study settles prehistoric puzzle, confirms modern link of carbon dioxide and global warming

  • November 14, 2017
    Shifting presence of North Atlantic right whales tracked with passive acoustics

  • November 14, 2017
    New telescope camera captures more than 100,000 stars in a single shot

  • November 14, 2017
    How to float your coffee creamer

  • November 14, 2017
    GMU researchers use ultrasound technology to improve the lives of amputees

  • November 13, 2017
    VIMS study identifies tipping point for oyster restoration

  • November 13, 2017
    Texas' odds of Harvey-scale rainfall to increase by end of century

  • November 13, 2017
    Supercomputing speeds up deep learning training

  • November 13, 2017
    Shape-shifting agent targets harmful bacteria in the stomach

  • November 13, 2017
    Expanded networks, faculty mentorship bolster female undergrads' pursuit of geoscience

  • November 13, 2017
    CMU software assembles RNA transcripts more accurately

  • November 10, 2017
    Indiana University biologists create beetle with functional extra eye

  • November 9, 2017
    Research shows ice sheets as large as Greenland's melted fast in a warming climate

  • November 9, 2017
    NCSA releases 2017 Blue Waters Project Annual Report detailing innovative research and scientific breakthroughs

  • November 9, 2017
    How ice in clouds is born

  • November 9, 2017
    China's sulfur dioxide emissions fell significantly while India's grew over last decade

  • November 9, 2017
    A neighborhood's quality influences children's behaviors through teens, study suggests

  • November 9, 2017
    A giant, prehistoric otter's surprisingly powerful bite

  • November 8, 2017
    Video of blood clot contraction reveals how platelets naturally form unobtrusive clots

  • November 8, 2017
    Survival of the least-fit: Antiviral drug selectively targets the nastiest viruses

  • November 8, 2017
    Seagrass biodiversity is both a goal and a means for restoration

  • November 8, 2017
    Scientists find missing clue to how HIV hacks cells to propagate itself

  • November 8, 2017
    Rival sperm and choosy eggs

  • November 8, 2017
    Reforestation: Knowing when to let nature take its course

  • November 8, 2017
    Nanoshells could deliver more chemo with fewer side effects

  • November 8, 2017
    Nanoparticles can limit inflammation by distracting the immune system

  • November 8, 2017
    IAS scholars develop first mathematical model for predicting patient response to immunotherapy

  • November 8, 2017
    A new way to mix oil and water

  • November 8, 2017
    'Bursts' of beta waves, not sustained rhythms, filter sensory processing in brain

  • November 7, 2017
    With climate change, Mt. Rainier floral communities could 'reassemble' with new species relationships, interactions

  • November 7, 2017
    Visual intelligence is not the same as IQ

  • November 7, 2017
    Virginia Tech researchers explore causes of land-cover change in African savannas

  • November 7, 2017
    Use of glowsticks in traps greatly increases amphibian captures in study

  • November 7, 2017
    University of Chicago scientists see fireworks from atoms at ultra-low temperatures

  • November 7, 2017
    Study finds a new way to shut down cancer cells' ability to consume glucose

  • November 7, 2017
    Shocking results of galaxy-cluster collisions

  • November 7, 2017
    Researchers develop flexible, stretchable photonic devices

  • November 7, 2017
    New model reveals possibility of pumping antibiotics into bacteria

  • November 7, 2017
    It takes a microclimate to raise a pinyon tree

  • November 7, 2017
    Early bloomers: Statistical tool reveals climate change impacts on plants

  • November 7, 2017
    Bonobos help strangers without being asked

  • November 7, 2017
    'Zombie ant' brains left intact by fungal parasite

  • November 6, 2017
    Using powerful new telescope astronomers observe one of the oldest objects in the universe

  • November 6, 2017
    Relocating bus stops would cut riders' pollution exposure, UCLA study finds

  • November 6, 2017
    New research targets cancer's 'Achilles' Heel'

  • November 6, 2017
    Finger and toe fossils belonged to tiny primates 45 million years ago

  • November 6, 2017
    Cosmos code helps probe space oddities

  • November 6, 2017
    Climate change likely to be more deadly in poor African settlements

  • November 6, 2017
    Beyond good vibrations: New insights into metamaterial magic

  • November 3, 2017
    Synthetic material acts like an insect cloaking device

  • November 3, 2017
    Can environmental toxins disrupt the biological 'clock'?

  • November 2, 2017
    Where did those electrons go? X-ray measurements solve decades-old mystery

  • November 2, 2017
    Scientists decipher mechanisms underlying the biology of aging

  • November 2, 2017
    Researchers discover new mechanism for battling influenza

  • November 2, 2017
    Penn researchers working to mimic giant clams to enhance the production of biofuel

  • November 2, 2017
    Orphaned elephants' social lives substantially altered by poaching

  • November 2, 2017
    Newly discovered volcanic rock minerals may offer new insights into Earth's evolution

  • November 2, 2017
    New, simplified technique makes light metallic nanofoam

  • November 2, 2017
    Are cities affecting evolution?

  • November 2, 2017
    A strange new world of light

  • November 2, 2017
    A bit of a 'quantum magic trick'

  • November 1, 2017
    Vitamin E discovery in maize could lead to more nutritious crop

  • November 1, 2017
    Physicists show how lifeless particles can become 'lifelike' by switching behaviors

  • November 1, 2017
    Physicists describe new dark matter detection strategy

  • November 1, 2017
    Penn researchers demonstrate how to control liquid crystal patterns

  • November 1, 2017
    Penn engineers develop filters that use nanoparticles to prevent slime build-up

  • November 1, 2017
    New Greenland maps show more glaciers at risk

  • November 1, 2017
    Intensifying winds could increase East Antarctica's contribution to sea-level rise

  • November 1, 2017
    Gut microbiome may make chemo drug toxic to patients

  • November 1, 2017
    Can corals adapt to climate change?

  • October 31, 2017
    Stanford researchers seek citizen scientists to contribute to worldwide mosquito tracking

  • October 31, 2017
    Humans don't use as much brainpower as we like to think

  • October 31, 2017
    Future volcanic eruptions could cause more climate disruption

  • October 31, 2017
    Chromosome organization emerges from 1-D patterns

  • October 31, 2017
    Bilingual preschoolers show stronger inhibitory control

  • October 30, 2017
    Voltage-driven liquid metal fractals

  • October 30, 2017
    Study suggests the US' power supply has capacity to adapt to climate change

  • October 30, 2017
    Smart artificial beta cells could lead to new diabetes treatment

  • October 30, 2017
    Researchers show how nanoscale patterning can decrease metal fatigue

  • October 30, 2017
    Portable microscope makes field diagnosis possible

  • October 30, 2017
    Nanoscale platform aims to control protein levels

  • October 30, 2017
    Microscopic defects make batteries better

  • October 29, 2017
    Pumpkin genomes sequenced, revealing uncommon evolutionary history

  • October 27, 2017
    Native trees, shrubs provide more food for birds

  • October 26, 2017
    UC San Diego researchers solve mystery of oxygenation connections in the brain

  • October 26, 2017
    Study: Junk food almost twice as distracting as healthy food

  • October 26, 2017
    Researchers use a pump-induced disease to define underlying molecular mechanism

  • October 26, 2017
    Researchers look to patterns to envision new engineering field

  • October 26, 2017
    New technique produces tunable, nanoporous materials

  • October 26, 2017
    Mimicking biological process, hydrogel signals and releases proteins

  • October 26, 2017
    Biologists discover bacteria's 'sense of touch'

  • October 25, 2017
    Technique offers advance in testing microscale compressive strength of cement

  • October 25, 2017
    New RoboBee flies, dives, swims and explodes out of the water

  • October 25, 2017
    New property found in unusual crystalline materials

  • October 25, 2017
    Hormones help tadpoles trade size for survival in a warming climate, says UC study

  • October 24, 2017
    Raton Basin earthquakes linked to oil and gas fluid injections

  • October 24, 2017
    A quantum spin liquid

  • October 23, 2017
    Wriggling microtubules help understand coupling of 'active' defects and curvature

  • October 23, 2017
    Transparent solar technology represents 'wave of the future'

  • October 23, 2017
    Rethinking well-being and sustainability measurements from local to global scales

  • October 23, 2017
    Older Neandertal survived with a little help from his friends

  • October 23, 2017
    Innovative material for soft sensor could bring new tactile tech

  • October 23, 2017
    Electricity from shale gas vs. coal: Lifetime toxic releases from coal much higher

  • October 22, 2017
    Taming 'wild' electrons in graphene

  • October 19, 2017
    Using optical chaos to control the momentum of light

  • October 19, 2017
    Two-dimensional materials get a new theory for control of properties

  • October 19, 2017
    Terahertz spectroscopy goes nano

  • October 19, 2017
    Researchers find shifting relationship between flexibility, modularity in the brain

  • October 19, 2017
    Renewable resource: sulfur is used, replenished to produce lipoic acid

  • October 19, 2017
    Discovery lights path for Alzheimer's research

  • October 19, 2017
    Creating a better RNA switch

  • October 19, 2017
    'Y' a protein unicorn might matter in glaucoma

  • October 18, 2017
    UCI scientists see order in complex patterns of river deltas

  • October 18, 2017
    Research demonstrates method to alter coherence of light

  • October 18, 2017
    Nice ice, maybe? Husker research finds ice removal can be a breeze

  • October 18, 2017
    New study reveals breast cancer cells recycle their own ammonia waste as fuel

  • October 18, 2017
    Live fast die young: Updating signal detection theory

  • October 18, 2017
    A mosquito's secret weapon: a light touch and strong wings

  • October 17, 2017
    Keratin, proteins from 54-million-year-old sea turtle show survival trait evolution

  • October 17, 2017
    Flexible 'skin' can help robots, prosthetics perform everyday tasks by sensing shear force

  • October 16, 2017
    Study suggests oysters offer hot spot for reducing nutrient pollution

  • October 16, 2017
    Shaping animal, vegetable and mineral

  • October 16, 2017
    Scientists spot explosive counterpart of LIGO/Virgo's latest gravitational waves

  • October 16, 2017
    RIT researchers help usher in era of multi-messenger astronomy with LIGO discovery

  • October 16, 2017
    Radio 'eyes' unlocking secrets of neutron-star collision

  • October 16, 2017
    Gravitational waves + new clues from space reveal new way to make a black hole

  • October 16, 2017
    First observations of merging neutron stars mark a new era in astronomy

  • October 16, 2017
    Colliding neutron stars seen by gravity waves and optical telescopes

  • October 16, 2017
    Bridging the terahertz gap

  • October 16, 2017
    Astronomers detect colliding neutron stars for first time

  • October 15, 2017
    Toward efficient high-pressure desalination

  • October 15, 2017
    Cells' mechanical memory could hold clues to cancer metastasis

  • October 13, 2017
    Harvey runoff menaces Texas' coral reefs

  • October 12, 2017
    VLBA measurement promises complete picture of Milky Way

  • October 12, 2017
    Study shows how rough microparticles can cause big problems

  • October 12, 2017
    Spotting the spin of the Majorana fermion under the microscope

  • October 12, 2017
    Scientists develop machine-learning method to predict the behavior of molecules

  • October 12, 2017
    Penn-led study identifies genes responsible for diversity of human skin colors

  • October 12, 2017
    Paleogenomic analysis sheds light on Easter Island mysteries

  • October 12, 2017
    Mantis shrimp-inspired camera enables glimpse into hidden world

  • October 12, 2017
    Laser cavities take on new shapes and functionalities

  • October 12, 2017
    Chemistry provides a new supply of a promising cancer and HIV treatment

  • October 12, 2017
    An evolving sticky situation

  • October 11, 2017
    Where food is limited, guppy mothers gestate their young longer

  • October 11, 2017
    Study casts doubt on warming implications of brown carbon aerosol from wildfires

  • October 11, 2017
    Sorting the myriad medicinal molecules of coral reefs

  • October 11, 2017
    Some plants grow bigger--and meaner--when clipped, study finds

  • October 11, 2017
    New software speeds origami structure designs

  • October 11, 2017
    Injecting electrons jolts 2-D structure into new atomic pattern

  • October 11, 2017
    Gases from ancient Inland Northwest volcanic eruptions blocked out sun, cooling planet

  • October 11, 2017
    Biology study suggests father's nutrition before sex could contribute to health of baby

  • October 11, 2017
    Beyond EPA's Clean Power decision: Climate action window could close as early as 2023

  • October 11, 2017
    Analysis: Metal supplies unlikely to seriously hamper battery use

  • October 10, 2017
    This soft robotic gripper can screw in your light bulbs for you

  • October 9, 2017
    Prototype shows how tiny photodetectors can double their efficiency

  • October 9, 2017
    P53 'master switch' remains top target in gene signaling network controlling cancer

  • October 9, 2017
    New methods tackle a perplexing engineering concept

  • October 9, 2017
    Integrated lab-on-a-chip uses smartphone to quickly detect multiple pathogens

  • October 9, 2017
    Household tasks still not shared equally between genders

  • October 9, 2017
    Fruit fly muscles with a hypertrophic cardiomyopathy mutation don't relax properly

  • October 9, 2017
    Diversity of large animals plays an important role in carbon cycle

  • October 9, 2017
    Clear lakes disguise impaired water quality

  • October 9, 2017
    Bacteria self-organize to build working sensors

  • October 9, 2017
    A zero-index waveguide

  • October 6, 2017
    Deer prefer native plants, leaving lasting damage on forests

  • October 6, 2017
    Columbia researchers observe exotic quantum particle in bilayer graphene

  • October 6, 2017
    Columbia engineers invent breakthrough millimeter-wave circulator IC

  • October 5, 2017
    Study warns of pumpkin-colored zombies

  • October 5, 2017
    Soil's contribution to the carbon cycle in a warming world

  • October 5, 2017
    Soil holds potential to slow global warming, Stanford researchers find

  • October 5, 2017
    Smart bandage could promote better, faster healing

  • October 5, 2017
    Old Faithful's geological heart revealed

  • October 5, 2017
    New telescope attachment allows ground-based observations of new worlds

  • October 5, 2017
    JILA's 3-D quantum gas atomic clock offers new dimensions in measurement

  • October 5, 2017
    Do earthquakes have a 'tell'?

  • October 5, 2017
    Carbon feedback from forest soils will accelerate global warming, 26-year study projects

  • October 5, 2017
    Brain wiring affects how people perform specific tasks

  • October 4, 2017
    Study: Why lab researchers should talk with industry counterparts

  • October 4, 2017
    Researchers demonstrate engineering approach to combine drugs, control parasitic worms

  • October 4, 2017
    Nanoscale islands dot light-driven catalyst

  • October 4, 2017
    Computer model unravels knotty problems in DNA

  • October 4, 2017
    Ancient humans left Africa to escape drying climate

  • October 3, 2017
    Study: Sunlight and the right microbes convert Arctic carbon into carbon dioxide

  • October 3, 2017
    Researchers identify free-flowing aerosol particles using holograms, lasers

  • October 3, 2017
    Cell signals that trigger wound healing are surprisingly complex

  • October 3, 2017
    Cell modeling tool makes complex calculations user-friendly

  • October 3, 2017
    Ammonia emissions unlikely to be causing extreme China haze

  • October 2, 2017
    Ultracold atoms point toward an intriguing magnetic behavior

  • October 2, 2017
    Studies of 'amorphous ice' reveal hidden order in glass

  • October 2, 2017
    Large volcanic eruptions in tropics can trigger El Niño events

  • October 2, 2017
    Kinesins ignore weak forces as they carry heavy loads

  • October 2, 2017
    If your child is bilingual, learning additional languages later might be easier

  • October 2, 2017
    Earth's tectonic plates are weaker than once thought

  • October 2, 2017
    Blast off!

  • October 1, 2017
    Bioreactors on a chip renew promises for algal biofuels

  • October 1, 2017
    A sea of spinning electrons

  • September 29, 2017
    World's most advanced shipborne radar ready to set sail

  • September 29, 2017
    Open-access collider data confirm subatomic particle patterns

  • September 29, 2017
    Confronted with bacteria, infected cells die so others can live, Penn study finds

  • September 29, 2017
    Climate's effects on flowers critical for bumblebees

  • September 29, 2017
    A stinging report: FSU research shows climate change a major threat to bumblebees

  • September 28, 2017
    Tsunami enabled hundreds of aquatic species to raft across Pacific

  • September 28, 2017
    Smart molecules trigger white blood cells to become better cancer-eating machines

  • September 28, 2017
    Non-native species from Japanese tsunami aided by unlikely partner: plastics

  • September 28, 2017
    Hunt is over for one of the 'top 50 most-wanted fungi'

  • September 27, 2017
    New gravitational wave hits Earth--for the first time, 3 detectors zoom in on location

  • September 26, 2017
    UA Cancer Center team identifies a switch that may help target dormant cancer cells

  • September 26, 2017
    Preschool teachers need better training in science

  • September 26, 2017
    Illinois researchers develop gene circuit design strategy to advance synthetic biology

  • September 26, 2017
    Energy harvested from evaporation could power much of US, says study

  • September 26, 2017
    Biochemists discover mechanism that helps flu viruses evolve

  • September 25, 2017
    Visual attention drawn to meaning, not what stands out

  • September 25, 2017
    Tension makes the heart grow stronger

  • September 25, 2017
    Panda habitat shrinking, becoming more fragmented

  • September 25, 2017
    Group project? Taking turns, working with friends may improve grades

  • September 25, 2017
    Goodbye, login. Hello, heart scan

  • September 25, 2017
    Georgia State makes massive NASA solar dataset available to researchers

  • September 22, 2017
    Ultra-light aluminum: USU chemist reports breakthrough in material design

  • September 22, 2017
    Observatory detects extragalactic cosmic rays hitting the Earth

  • September 21, 2017
    Why poison frogs don't poison themselves

  • September 21, 2017
    The surprising, ancient behavior of jellyfish

  • September 21, 2017
    Study confirms cosmic rays have extragalactic origins

  • September 21, 2017
    Green algae could hold clues for engineering faster-growing crops

  • September 21, 2017
    Football helmet smartfoam signals potential concussions in real time

  • September 21, 2017
    Dino-killing asteroid's impact on bird evolution

  • September 21, 2017
    Babies can learn that hard work pays off

  • September 21, 2017
    Ancient human DNA in sub-Saharan Africa lifts veil on prehistory

  • September 21, 2017
    A new kind of influenza vaccine: One shot might do the trick

  • September 20, 2017
    Wave Glider surfs across stormy Drake Passage in Antarctica

  • September 20, 2017
    Scientists make atoms-thick Post-It notes for solar cells and circuits

  • September 20, 2017
    Researchers take tips from 'Twister' to chase elusive storm data

  • September 20, 2017
    Ozark grasslands experience major increase in trees and shrubs

  • September 20, 2017
    Mathematics predicts a sixth mass extinction

  • September 20, 2017
    Imagining a world without species

  • September 20, 2017
    Discovery helps improve accuracy of CRISPR-Cas9 gene editing

  • September 19, 2017
    The brain at work: Spotting half-hidden objects

  • September 19, 2017
    Solar wind impacts on giant 'space hurricanes' may affect satellite safety

  • September 19, 2017
    Running roaches, flapping moths create a new physics of organisms

  • September 18, 2017
    VLA begins huge project of cosmic discovery

  • September 18, 2017
    Sound waves separate biological nanoparticles for 'liquid biopsies'

  • September 18, 2017
    New mirror-coating technology promises dramatic improvements in telescopes

  • September 18, 2017
    Chemists make playdough/Lego-like hybrid to create tiny building blocks

  • September 18, 2017
    Changes in nonextreme precipitation may have not-so-subtle consequences

  • September 18, 2017
    American oaks share a common northern ancestor

  • September 15, 2017
    What is STEM education?

  • September 15, 2017
    Natural molecule appears to shut off cancer cells' energy source

  • September 15, 2017
    CCNY-led research team identifies new organelle in parasitic wasp venom

  • September 14, 2017
    Plant geneticists develop a new application of CRISPR to break yield barriers in crops

  • September 14, 2017
    Physicists offer explanation for diverse galaxy rotations

  • September 14, 2017
    People of color exposed to more pollution from cars, trucks, power plants over 10 years

  • September 14, 2017
    New insights into nanocrystal growth in liquid

  • September 14, 2017
    For worriers, expressive writing cools brain on stressful tasks

  • September 14, 2017
    Biologist reaches into electric eel tank, comes out with equation to measure shocks

  • September 13, 2017
    UW team shatters long-range communication barrier for devices that consume almost no power

  • September 13, 2017
    UChicago scientists create alternate evolutionary histories in a test tube

  • September 13, 2017
    Test strips for cancer detection get upgraded with nanoparticle bling

  • September 13, 2017
    Researchers develop spectroscopic 'science camera' system for smartphones

  • September 13, 2017
    Penn researchers lay groundwork to better understanding optical properties of glass

  • September 13, 2017
    In step toward 'controlling chemistry,' physicists create a new type of molecule, atom by atom

  • September 12, 2017
    Tomatoes' crystal ball reveals evolutionary secrets

  • September 11, 2017
    Why your ancestors would have aced the long jump

  • September 11, 2017
    Study of circular DNA comes full circle with use of old technique

  • September 11, 2017
    Scientists track the brain-skull transition from dinosaurs to birds

  • September 11, 2017
    Penn: How openings in Antarctic sea ice affect worldwide climate

  • September 11, 2017
    OPEC added billions to cost of oil production, new research says

  • September 11, 2017
    Lazy ants make themselves useful in unexpected ways

  • September 11, 2017
    First on-chip nanoscale optical quantum memory developed

  • September 11, 2017
    Ethnic diversity in schools may be good for students' grades, a UC Davis study suggests

  • September 11, 2017
    Earthquake triggers 'slow motion' quakes in New Zealand

  • September 11, 2017
    Decade of data shows FEMA flood maps missed 3 in 4 claims

  • September 8, 2017
    Why it's difficult to predict evolutionary fate of a new trait

  • September 8, 2017
    Team led by graduate student at PPPL produces unique simulation of magnetic reconnection

  • September 8, 2017
    Forest regeneration experiment of 30 years yields results

  • September 7, 2017
    UT Austin study raises question: Why are fossilized hairs so rare?

  • September 7, 2017
    The sand trap: Demand outpaces caution--and knowledge

  • September 7, 2017
    Neuroscientists explore the risky business of self-preservation

  • September 7, 2017
    How tails help geckos and other vertebrates make great strides

  • September 6, 2017
    Researchers challenge status quo of battery commercialization

  • September 6, 2017
    PupilScreen aims to allow parents, coaches, medics to detect concussion, TBIs with a phone

  • September 6, 2017
    A bioactive molecule may protect against congestive heart failure after heart attacks

  • September 5, 2017
    Warmer world may bring more local, less global, temperature variability

  • September 5, 2017
    Study shows how retractions significantly hurt scientists credibility

  • September 5, 2017
    Ohio Supercomputer Center releases open-source HPC access portal

  • September 5, 2017
    Massive Antarctic volcanic eruptions linked to abrupt Southern hemisphere climate changes

  • September 5, 2017
    Longer, stronger summers in the Gulf of Maine

  • September 5, 2017
    Engineer develops key mathematical formula for driving quantum experiments

  • September 2, 2017
    Aerial drones deliver sweet spot for HAB research at VIMS

  • September 1, 2017
    Was the primordial soup a hearty pre-protein stew?

  • September 1, 2017
    Cleanliness is next to attractiveness for golden-collared manakins in Panama

  • August 31, 2017
    Record-low 2016 Antarctic sea ice due to 'perfect storm' of tropical, polar conditions

  • August 31, 2017
    More research needed on effects of maternal stress in wild animals

  • August 31, 2017
    Insect eyes inspire new solar cell design from Stanford

  • August 30, 2017
    Volcanic eruptions drove ancient global warming event

  • August 30, 2017
    Study finds pallid bat is unfazed by venom of Arizona bark scorpion

  • August 30, 2017
    Shaking up the fish family tree: 'Living fossil' not as old as we thought

  • August 30, 2017
    Scientists reveal how these ants snap their jaws shut in the blink of an eye

  • August 30, 2017
    Scientists discover spring-loaded mechanism in unusual species of trap-jaw ant

  • August 30, 2017
    Researchers set new bar for water-splitting, CO2-splitting techniques

  • August 30, 2017
    Periodic table of ecological niches could aid in predicting effects of climate change

  • August 30, 2017
    New mini tool has massive implications

  • August 30, 2017
    New device could turn heat energy into a viable fuel source

  • August 30, 2017
    Motorized molecules drill through cells

  • August 30, 2017
    Key factor identified in gene silencing

  • August 30, 2017
    Jordan faces likelihood of much more frequent long and severe droughts

  • August 30, 2017
    Expanding tropical forest spells disaster for conservation

  • August 30, 2017
    Acting like a muscle, nano-sized device lifts 165 times its own weight

  • August 29, 2017
    Why does rubbing a balloon on your hair make it stick?

  • August 29, 2017
    UConn chemist synthesizes pure graphene

  • August 29, 2017
    Tears in tiny bone cells called osteocytes appear an important step to better bones

  • August 29, 2017
    Drought response in global crops may be as complex as day and night

  • August 29, 2017
    Century-old seal pelts reveal changes in Ross Sea ecosystem

  • August 29, 2017
    Acid zone in Chesapeake Bay identified

  • August 28, 2017
    VLA reveals distant galaxy's magnetic field

  • August 28, 2017
    Unifying statistics, computer science and applied mathematics

  • August 28, 2017
    UMass Amherst study of bee health finds no natural medicine in once-promising compound

  • August 28, 2017
    Single-nucleus RNA sequencing, droplet by droplet

  • August 28, 2017
    New member of NAS reveals how animals select good microbes, reject harmful ones

  • August 28, 2017
    Keeping pandas off endangered list ledge

  • August 28, 2017
    Bahamian songbirds disappeared during last glacial-interglacial transition

  • August 25, 2017
    Study negates concerns regarding radioactivity in migratory seafood

  • August 25, 2017
    Conformal metasurface coating eliminates crosstalk and shrinks waveguides

  • August 25, 2017
    Center for Biorenewable Chemicals introduces idea for new molecules, innovation, value

  • August 24, 2017
    Young children's sense of self is similar to that of adults

  • August 24, 2017
    Plant 'smells' insect foe, initiates defense

  • August 24, 2017
    Metal simplifies synthesis of antibody drugs

  • August 24, 2017
    Man-made fossil methane emission levels larger than previously believed

  • August 24, 2017
    High-frequency chip brings researchers closer to next-generation technology

  • August 24, 2017
    Farming, cheese, chewing changed human skull shape

  • August 24, 2017
    As Tolstoy noted (sort of), all unhappy microbiomes are unhappy in their own way

  • August 24, 2017
    Accelerating the mobile web: 'Vroom' software could double its speed

  • August 23, 2017
    Understanding Caribbean mammal extinctions of the past spurs renewed focus on conservation

  • August 23, 2017
    UChicago scientists detect first X-rays from mystery supernovas

  • August 23, 2017
    Tracking down the jumping genes of maize

  • August 23, 2017
    Study finds link between malnutrition, alcoholism and tuberculosis in India

  • August 23, 2017
    Long-term study aims to understand prairie ecology after farmland is forsaken

  • August 23, 2017
    Data mining finds more than expected beneath Andean Plateau

  • August 23, 2017
    Custom robots in a matter of minutes

  • August 23, 2017
    CofC professor, scientists discover new species of dolphin

  • August 23, 2017
    Chemists get step closer to replicating nature with assembly of new 3-D structures

  • August 23, 2017
    An eye towards islets

  • August 22, 2017
    Study finds that gravity, 'mechanical loading' are key to cartilage development

  • August 22, 2017
    Researchers devise microreactor to study formation of methane hydrate

  • August 22, 2017
    Ancient Earth's hot interior created 'graveyard' of continental slabs

  • August 21, 2017
    Spaser can detect, kill circulating tumor cells to prevent cancer metastases, study finds

  • August 21, 2017
    Researchers find an alternative mode of bacterial quorum sensing

  • August 21, 2017
    Plants under heat stress must act surprisingly quickly to survive

  • August 21, 2017
    Penn biologists show how plants turn off genes they don't need

  • August 21, 2017
    Johns Hopkins materials scientists probe a protein's role in speeding Ebola's spread

  • August 21, 2017
    Hidden river once flowed beneath Antarctic ice

  • August 18, 2017
    OU astrophysicist predicts detached, eclipsing white dwarfs to merge into exotic star

  • August 18, 2017
    New bioimaging technique is fast and economical

  • August 18, 2017
    Hot spot at Hawaii? Not so fast

  • August 17, 2017
    Spoiler alert: Computer simulations provide preview of upcoming eclipse

  • August 17, 2017
    Spoiler alert: Computer simulations provide preview of next week's eclipse

  • August 17, 2017
    New gene catalog of ocean microbiome reveals surprises

  • August 17, 2017
    Discovery could lead to new catalyst design to reduce nitrogen oxides in diesel exhaust

  • August 17, 2017
    Can Twitter aid disaster response? New IST research examines how

  • August 16, 2017
    Spray-on electric rainbows: Making safer electrochromic inks

  • August 16, 2017
    Print no evil: Three-layer technique helps secure additive manufacturing

  • August 16, 2017
    New machine learning algorithms help to find victims of human trafficking

  • August 16, 2017
    Modern genetic sequencing tools give clearer picture of how corals are related

  • August 16, 2017
    Harnessing rich satellite data to estimate crop yield

  • August 16, 2017
    Fizzy soda water could be key to clean manufacture of flat wonder material: graphene

  • August 16, 2017
    Defeating cyberattacks on 3-D printers

  • August 16, 2017
    Computer scientists use music to track body movements

  • August 16, 2017
    Computer approaches human skill for first time in mapping brain

  • August 15, 2017
    Skewing the aim of targeted cancer therapies

  • August 15, 2017
    Researchers clarify mystery about proposed battery material

  • August 15, 2017
    New genomic insights reveal a surprising two-way journey for apple on the Silk Road

  • August 15, 2017
    Look ma, no hands: Researchers use vacuum for hands-free patterning of liquid metal

  • August 15, 2017
    Engineering team images tiny quasicrystals as they form

  • August 15, 2017
    Cosmic magnifying lens reveals inner jets of black holes

  • August 15, 2017
    Communicating in a foreign language takes emotion out of decision-making

  • August 15, 2017
    Climate change projected to significantly increase harmful algal blooms in US freshwaters

  • August 15, 2017
    Child's home learning environment predicts 5th grade academic skills

  • August 14, 2017
    Smartphone tracking shows fear affects where youth spend time

  • August 14, 2017
    Researchers find a new bacterium that helps turn water into ice

  • August 14, 2017
    Researchers create first 3-D movie of virus in action

  • August 14, 2017
    New techniques measure fairness and discrimination in software

  • August 14, 2017
    New plate adds plot twist to ancient tectonic tale

  • August 14, 2017
    How head-on collisions of DNA protein machines stop replication

  • August 14, 2017
    High-quality online video with less rebuffering

  • August 14, 2017
    Harvard researchers develop tough, self-healing rubber

  • August 14, 2017
    Get them while they're young: Astronomers catch exploding supernova early

  • August 14, 2017
    Artificial blood vessels mimic rare accelerated aging disease

  • August 14, 2017
    2-faced 2-D material is a first at Rice

  • August 11, 2017
    Survey captures global picture of air pollution’s effects on birds

  • August 11, 2017
    New ultrathin semiconductor materials exceed some of silicon's 'secret' powers

  • August 10, 2017
    What it takes to recover from drought

  • August 10, 2017
    Test uses nanotechnology to quickly diagnose Zika virus

  • August 10, 2017
    Scientists report first data transmission through terahertz multiplexer

  • August 10, 2017
    Mapping the brain, neuron by neuron

  • August 10, 2017
    How the brain recognizes familiar faces

  • August 10, 2017
    How secure are your messages?

  • August 10, 2017
    Chemists use electrochemistry to AMP up drug manufacturing

  • August 10, 2017
    AI, crowdsourcing combine to close 'analogy gap'

  • August 9, 2017
    Researchers create biomaterial that delivers both a powerful drug and gene silencers

  • August 9, 2017
    Radar map peers beneath moon's surface

  • August 9, 2017
    Portland State laser mapping project shows global warming effects in Antarctica

  • August 9, 2017
    New technique offers clues to measure the deoxygenation of the ocean

  • August 9, 2017
    New handheld spectral analyzer uses power of smartphone to detect disease

  • August 9, 2017
    Increased endometrial cancer rates found in women with high levels of cadmium

  • August 9, 2017
    FSU research: Ancient ocean deoxygenation provides an urgent warning

  • August 9, 2017
    Engineers find better way to detect nanoparticles

  • August 8, 2017
    Tiny terahertz laser could be used for imaging, chemical detection

  • August 8, 2017
    The mystery of the yellowing sugarcane

  • August 8, 2017
    Researchers discover potentially harmful nanoparticles produced through burning coal

  • August 8, 2017
    New microscope technique reveals internal structure of live embryos

  • August 8, 2017
    Extinction mystery solved? Evidence suggests humans played a role in monkey's demise in Jamaica

  • August 7, 2017
    Successful guide dogs have 'tough love' moms, study finds

  • August 7, 2017
    Successful guide dogs have 'tough love' moms, Penn study finds

  • August 7, 2017
    Scientists improve forecast of increasing hazard on Ecuadorian volcano

  • August 7, 2017
    Researchers set record for fastest light pulse

  • August 7, 2017
    Researchers find pathologic hallmarks of Alzheimer's disease in aged chimpanzee brains

  • August 7, 2017
    Opto-mechanical technique circumvents mechanical losses using the action of light

  • August 7, 2017
    New look at archaic DNA rewrites human evolution story

  • August 7, 2017
    Marine reserves a solution to bycatch problem in oceans

  • August 7, 2017
    Maize from El Gigante rock shelter shows early transition to staple crop

  • August 7, 2017
    Extreme melt season leads to decade-long ecosystem changes in Antarctic polar desert

  • August 7, 2017
    Benefits of advanced wood-burning stoves greater than thought

  • August 7, 2017
    A new view for protein turnover in the brain

  • August 4, 2017
    Simultaneous design and nanomanufacturing speeds up fabrication

  • August 4, 2017
    Primordial black holes may have helped to forge heavy elements

  • August 4, 2017
    Microbot origami can capture, transport single cells

  • August 4, 2017
    For bacteria that cheat, food is at the forefront

  • August 4, 2017
    CU Boulder engineers develop thoroughly modern magnesium process

  • August 3, 2017
    World's smallest neutrino detector observes elusive interactions of particles

  • August 3, 2017
    World's smallest neutrino detector finds big physics fingerprint

  • August 3, 2017
    Two sides to this energy story

  • August 3, 2017
    The future of search engines

  • August 3, 2017
    Skin-ditching gecko inexplicably leaves body armor behind when threatened

  • August 3, 2017
    Scientists link biodiversity genomics with museum wisdom through new public database

  • August 3, 2017
    New biosensor stimulates sweat even when patient is resting and cool

  • August 3, 2017
    Lizard blizzard survivors tell story of natural selection

  • August 3, 2017
    Eclipse to shed light on weather in space and on Earth

  • August 3, 2017
    Clever experiment documents multiscale fluid dynamics

  • August 2, 2017
    Researchers detect exoplanet with glowing water atmosphere

  • August 2, 2017
    Pregnancy loss and the evolution of sex are linked by cellular line dance

  • August 2, 2017
    New map of dark matter shows hidden structure of the Universe

  • August 2, 2017
    Getting therapeutic sound waves through thick skulls

  • August 2, 2017
    From greenhouse gas to 3-D surface-microporous graphene

  • August 2, 2017
    Catalysts developed at CMU efficiently and rapidly remove BPA from water

  • August 2, 2017
    ASU geoscientists find explanation for puzzling pockets of rock deep in Earth's mantle

  • August 2, 2017
    'Perfect liquid' quark-gluon plasma is the most vortical fluid

  • August 1, 2017
    Smart underwear proven to prevent back stress with just a tap

  • August 1, 2017
    Safely releasing genetically modified genes into the wild

  • August 1, 2017
    Magnetized viruses attack harmful bacteria

  • August 1, 2017
    Kent State researchers help find pathologic hallmarks of Alzheimer's in aged chimpanzee brains

  • August 1, 2017
    Deciphering potent DNA toxin's secrets

  • August 1, 2017
    Baby fish exercising, a surprising source of adaptive variation in fish jaws

  • July 31, 2017
    Successful prediction of multi-year US droughts and wildfire risk

  • July 31, 2017
    Rusting fool's gold in glaciers a sign of increased carbon

  • July 31, 2017
    Rice University chemists make laser-induced graphene from wood

  • July 31, 2017
    Quasars may answer how starburst galaxies were extinguished

  • July 31, 2017
    Into a competitive world, guppies are born not just bigger, but more mature

  • July 31, 2017
    Heavier Asian Americans seen as 'more American,' study says

  • July 31, 2017
    Energy storage solution combines polymers and nanosheets

  • July 31, 2017
    Beware doping athletes! This sensor may be your downfall

  • July 31, 2017
    Bacterial biofilms, begone

  • July 31, 2017
    An inevitable warm-up for Earth

  • July 28, 2017
    Stampede2 storms out of the corral in support of U.S. scientists

  • July 27, 2017
    WSU physicists turn a crystal into an electrical circuit

  • July 27, 2017
    Ultracold molecules hold promise for quantum computing

  • July 27, 2017
    Sticky when wet: Strong adhesive for wound healing

  • July 27, 2017
    New method promises easier nanoscale manufacturing

  • July 27, 2017
    Materials emitted by water pipe-repair method may pose health risks

  • July 27, 2017
    DNA links male, female butterfly thought to be distinct species

  • July 27, 2017
    Aye group discovers avenue for precision cancer treatment

  • July 26, 2017
    Triple-layer catalyst does double duty

  • July 26, 2017
    Shedding light deeper into the human brain

  • July 26, 2017
    Scientists regenerate retinal cells in mice in UW Medicine-led study

  • July 26, 2017
    Robot-driven device improves crouch gait in children with cerebral palsy

  • July 26, 2017
    Researchers develop model to predict and prevent power outages using Big Data

  • July 26, 2017
    Milky Way's origins are not what they seem

  • July 26, 2017
    How bacteria maintain and recover their shape

  • July 26, 2017
    Fungal spores harness physics to launch themselves

  • July 25, 2017
    Well-designed visual aids improve risk understanding

  • July 25, 2017
    Toddlers begin learning rules of reading, writing at very early age, study finds

  • July 25, 2017
    CCNY physicists master unexplored electron property

  • July 24, 2017
    Working around spinal injuries

  • July 24, 2017
    Two undergrads improve plant carbon-cycle models

  • July 24, 2017
    Study: Indian monsoons have strengthened over past 15 years

  • July 24, 2017
    Scientists enlist baker's yeast in a hunt for new medicines

  • July 24, 2017
    Researchers find corn gene conferring resistance to multiple plant leaf diseases

  • July 24, 2017
    Receptors for neuron communication in humans vital for reproduction in mosses

  • July 24, 2017
    Higher cognitive abilities linked to greater risk of stereotyping, new study finds

  • July 24, 2017
    High-temperature superconductivity in B-doped Q-carbon

  • July 24, 2017
    Dark matter is likely 'cold,' not 'fuzzy,' scientists report after new simulations

  • July 24, 2017
    Allowable 'carbon budget' most likely overestimated

  • July 21, 2017
    Ultrathin device harvests electricity from human motion

  • July 21, 2017
    Superluminous supernova marks the death of a star at cosmic high noon

  • July 21, 2017
    Imaging technology reveals copper is key to meeting future food and energy needs

  • July 20, 2017
    USF biologists find frog's future health influenced by gut microbes as tadpoles

  • July 20, 2017
    Scientists seek to engineer chatter among cells

  • July 20, 2017
    Scientists get best measure of star-forming material in galaxy clusters in early universe

  • July 20, 2017
    Researchers find path to discovering new topological materials

  • July 20, 2017
    Researchers discover how CRISPR proteins find their target

  • July 20, 2017
    Mountain glaciers recharge vital aquifers

  • July 20, 2017
    In frogs, preventing early-life gut microbiome disruptions leads to better health

  • July 20, 2017
    Ancient Italian fossils reveal risk of parasitic infections due to climate change

  • July 20, 2017
    A new model yields insights into glaciers' retreats and advances

  • July 19, 2017
    Why are dogs such doting companions? It's in their genes

  • July 19, 2017
    Strengthening 3-D printed parts for real-world use

  • July 19, 2017
    Stanford researchers develop a new type of soft, growing robot

  • July 19, 2017
    Simulation reveals universal signature of chaos in ultracold reactions

  • July 19, 2017
    Sea cave preserves 5,000-year snapshot of tsunamis

  • July 19, 2017
    Researchers create new technique for manipulating polarization of terahertz radiation

  • July 19, 2017
    No battery, no wire, no problem

  • July 19, 2017
    Massive simulation shows HIV capsid interacting with its environment

  • July 19, 2017
    Here's a tip: Indented cement shows unique properties

  • July 19, 2017
    Despite a great grip, geckos sometimes slip

  • July 19, 2017
    Deep blue carbon storage

  • July 19, 2017
    Are magnets the secret to Elastigirl's powers?

  • July 19, 2017
    A common underlying genetic basis for social behavior in dogs and humans

  • July 18, 2017
    Zealandia should hold answers about tectonics, past climate

  • July 18, 2017
    To swallow food, some sharks shrug their shoulders

  • July 18, 2017
    Study reveals ways in which cells feel their surroundings

  • July 18, 2017
    Sequencing reveals how Porphyra thrives in a tough environment

  • July 18, 2017
    New gel coatings may lead to better catheters and condoms

  • July 18, 2017
    A tale of two fishes: Biologists find male, female live-bearing fish evolve differently

  • July 17, 2017
    The glass transition caught in the act

  • July 17, 2017
    Rooftop concentrating photovoltaics win big over silicon in outdoor testing

  • July 17, 2017
    Key to speeding up carbon sequestration discovered

  • July 14, 2017
    Mountaintop coal mining causes Appalachian rivers to run 'consistently saltier'

  • July 14, 2017
    FSU researcher makes deep-sea coral reefs discovery in depths of the North Pacific

  • July 14, 2017
    Fluorine grants white graphene new powers

  • July 14, 2017
    Ecological underpinnings of rural poverty

  • July 13, 2017
    UC San Diego scientists invent new tool for the synthetic biologist's toolbox

  • July 13, 2017
    Study reveals the hidden ways math helps us in everyday life

  • July 13, 2017
    Researchers develop dynamic templates critical to printable electronics technology

  • July 13, 2017
    Ancient plankton-like microfossils span 2 continents

  • July 12, 2017
    Using the stairs just got easier with energy-recycling steps

  • July 12, 2017
    Study finds toxic mercury is accumulating in the Arctic tundra

  • July 12, 2017
    Soft and stretchy fabric-based sensors for wearable robots

  • July 12, 2017
    Slow earthquakes occur continuously in the Alaska-Aleutian subduction zone

  • July 12, 2017
    Rice scientists simplify the incorporation of nitrogen into molecules

  • July 12, 2017
    OU team details foreshock activities leading up to Pawnee earthquake

  • July 12, 2017
    Metal-free MRI contrast agent could be safer for some patients

  • July 12, 2017
    Clemson researchers illuminate the field of microscopy with nanoparticle 'buckyswitch'

  • July 11, 2017
    UCI study sheds light on regulation of hair growth across the entire body

  • July 11, 2017
    Scientists upgrade database tracking global temperatures across millennia

  • July 11, 2017
    New laser design offers more inexpensive multi-color output

  • July 11, 2017
    Botanists discover hundreds of species of fungi in deep coral ecosystems

  • July 10, 2017
    UA astronomers track the birth of a 'super-Earth'

  • July 10, 2017
    Spontaneous system follows rules of equilibrium

  • July 10, 2017
    Scientists name new species of fish from the Orinoco region after singer Enya

  • July 10, 2017
    Scientists make 'squarest' ice crystals ever

  • July 10, 2017
    In the fast lane--conductive electrodes are key to fast-charging batteries

  • July 10, 2017
    How do you build a metal nanoparticle?

  • July 10, 2017
    Houston team one step closer to growing capillaries

  • July 10, 2017
    Heart of an exploded star observed in 3-D

  • July 10, 2017
    Crystals help volcanoes cope with pressure

  • July 7, 2017
    Towards sustainable struvite production

  • July 7, 2017
    Powerful new photodetector can enable optoelectronics advances

  • July 7, 2017
    Meniscus-assisted technique produces high-efficiency perovskite PV films

  • July 7, 2017
    Litter bugs may protect chocolate supply

  • July 6, 2017
    Study finds Earth's magnetic field 'simpler than we thought'

  • July 6, 2017
    Stalagmites from Iranian cave foretell grim future for Middle East climate

  • July 6, 2017
    Researchers at UT Medical Branch explore DNA folding, cellular packing with supercomputer simulations

  • July 6, 2017
    Penn researchers engineer macrophages to engulf cancer cells in solid tumors

  • July 6, 2017
    Changes in conservation planning can benefit vulnerable mammals

  • July 6, 2017
    A cosmic barbecue: Researchers spot 60 new 'hot Jupiter' candidates

  • July 6, 2017
    A computer that reads body language

  • July 5, 2017
    Recreating interstellar ions with lasers

  • July 5, 2017
    Reconciling predictions of climate change

  • July 5, 2017
    Neuroscientists call for more comprehensive view of how brain forms memories

  • July 5, 2017
    Molecular electronics scientists shatter 'impossible' record

  • July 5, 2017
    Krill hotspot fuels incredible biodiversity in Antarctic region

  • July 5, 2017
    Greener molecular intermediates may aid drug design

  • July 5, 2017
    First battery-free cellphone makes calls by harvesting ambient power

  • July 5, 2017
    Early-life pain may lead to obesity risk, especially in females, study finds

  • July 5, 2017
    Cutting the cost of ethanol, other biofuels and gasoline

  • July 5, 2017
    A whole-genome sequenced rice mutant resource for the study of biofuel feedstocks

  • July 5, 2017
    'Smart' transformers could make reliable smart grid a reality

  • July 3, 2017
    Investigating folding stability and dynamics of proteins

  • July 3, 2017
    Frogs illustrate the creative destruction of mass extinctions

  • July 3, 2017
    Extinction event that wiped out dinosaurs cleared way for frogs

  • July 3, 2017
    Dinosaurs' loss was frogs' gain: The upside of a mass extinction

  • June 30, 2017
    Tiny 'motors' are driven by light

  • June 30, 2017
    Study: Climate change damages U.S. economy, increases inequality

  • June 30, 2017
    Self-powered system makes smart windows smarter

  • June 30, 2017
    New clues found to common respiratory virus

  • June 30, 2017
    In urban Baltimore, poor neighborhoods have more mosquitoes

  • June 30, 2017
    Dragonflies reveal how biodiversity changes in time and space

  • June 30, 2017
    Black carbon varies, but stubbornly persists, in snow and ice around the world

  • June 30, 2017
    Astronomers discover comets may be more fragile than previously believed

  • June 29, 2017
    People lived in chilly Andean highlands year-round over 7,000 years ago

  • June 29, 2017
    Penn collaboration produces surprising insights into the properties of butterfly wings

  • June 29, 2017
    New technique enables safer gene-editing therapy using CRISPR

  • June 29, 2017
    New method could enable more stable and scalable quantum computing, Penn physicists report

  • June 29, 2017
    Global forest network cracks the case of tropical biodiversity

  • June 29, 2017
    Bizarro comet challenging researchers

  • June 29, 2017
    A wave's 'sweet spot' revealed

  • June 28, 2017
    Utah is home to earliest use of a wild potato in North America

  • June 28, 2017
    To buzz or to scrabble? To foraging bees, that's the question

  • June 28, 2017
    Study illustrates how the cortex assigns credit for causality

  • June 28, 2017
    Stanford engineers design a robotic gripper for cleaning up space debris

  • June 28, 2017
    Researchers document early, permanent human settlement in Andes

  • June 28, 2017
    Researchers develop yeast-based tool for worldwide pathogen detection

  • June 28, 2017
    More precise diagnostics for improved cancer outcomes

  • June 28, 2017
    Micron-sized hydrogel cubes show highly efficient delivery of a potent anti-cancer drug

  • June 28, 2017
    Johns Hopkins scientists develop super-strong metal for next tech frontier

  • June 27, 2017
    Woodrats can't stomach favorite foods at high temps

  • June 27, 2017
    What we can learn about global flu evolution from one person's infection

  • June 27, 2017
    Leaping lizards!

  • June 27, 2017
    Brain signals deliver first targeted treatment for world’s most common movement disorder

  • June 27, 2017
    Astronomers detect orbital motion in pair of supermassive black holes

  • June 26, 2017
    Thwarting metastasis by breaking cancer's legs with gold rods

  • June 26, 2017
    Stanford scientists create a cellular guillotine for studying single-cell wound repair

  • June 26, 2017
    Pulling the tablecloth out from under essential metabolism

  • June 26, 2017
    Panda love spreads to benefit the planet

  • June 26, 2017
    One billion suns: World's brightest laser sparks new behavior in light

  • June 26, 2017
    Mechanism shown to reverse disease in arteries

  • June 26, 2017
    Detecting diluteness

  • June 23, 2017
    Switchable DNA mini-machines store information

  • June 23, 2017
    Research accelerates quest for quicker, longer-lasting electronics

  • June 23, 2017
    Probing the magnetic universe

  • June 23, 2017
    Chatter in the deep brain spurs empathy in rats

  • June 23, 2017
    Camera-trap research paves the way for global monitoring networks

  • June 23, 2017
    Atomic imperfections move quantum communication network closer to reality

  • June 22, 2017
    UK chemistry researchers develop catalyst that mimics the z-scheme of photosynthesis

  • June 22, 2017
    Sea sponges stay put with anchors that bend but don't break

  • June 22, 2017
    Piling on pressure solves enduring mystery about metal’s makeup

  • June 22, 2017
    New efficient, low-temperature catalyst for hydrogen production

  • June 22, 2017
    New design improves performance of flexible wearable electronics

  • June 22, 2017
    How pythons regenerate their organs and other secrets of the snake genome

  • June 21, 2017
    Reconstruction of ancient chromosomes offers insight into mammalian evolution

  • June 21, 2017
    Pollinator extinctions alter structure of ecological networks

  • June 21, 2017
    New IST research leverages Big Data to predict severe weather

  • June 21, 2017
    New flood study reveals America's most vulnerable communities

  • June 21, 2017
    Mountain lions fear humans, fleeing when they hear our voices, new study reveals

  • June 21, 2017
    CWRU researchers find a chemical solution to shrink digital data storage

  • June 21, 2017
    African leopards revealed: Study documents minute-to-minute behavior of elusive cats

  • June 20, 2017
    Wet and stormy weather lashed California coast... 8,200 years ago

  • June 20, 2017
    Students of all races feel safer in ethnically diverse middle schools, UCLA researchers report

  • June 20, 2017
    Star's birth may have triggered another star birth, astronomers say

  • June 20, 2017
    Is it sometimes ok to cheat?

  • June 20, 2017
    How six cups of ground coffee can improve nose, throat surgery

  • June 20, 2017
    Corn better used as food than biofuel, study finds

  • June 20, 2017
    Board game helps Mexican coffee farmers grasp complex ecological interactions

  • June 20, 2017
    Bee antennae offer links between the evolution of social behavior and communication

  • June 19, 2017
    To connect biology with electronics, be rigid, yet flexible

  • June 19, 2017
    New branch in family tree of exoplanets discovered

  • June 19, 2017
    Freshwater from salt water using only solar energy

  • June 19, 2017
    Figuring out the 3-D shape of molecules with a push of a button

  • June 16, 2017
    Researchers send DNA on sequential, and consequential, building mission

  • June 16, 2017
    New approach improves ability to predict metals' reactions with water

  • June 16, 2017
    Building a better alligator: Researchers develop advanced 3-D models of bite data

  • June 15, 2017
    Widespread snowmelt in West Antarctica during unusually warm summer

  • June 15, 2017
    Volcanic crystals give a new view of magma

  • June 15, 2017
    Thermal history of magma may help scientists hone in on volcanic eruption forecasts

  • June 15, 2017
    Shaking Schroedinger's cat

  • June 15, 2017
    Seasonal rain and snow trigger small earthquakes on California faults

  • June 15, 2017
    Scientists report large-scale surface melting event in Antarctica during 2015-16 El Niño

  • June 15, 2017
    Japanese slow earthquakes could shed light on tsunami generation

  • June 15, 2017
    Holes drilled in shells point to bigger predators picking on small prey

  • June 15, 2017
    Forget the red hot blob: Volcanic zircon crystals give new view of magma

  • June 15, 2017
    Electrolytes made from liquefied gas enable batteries to run at ultra-low temperatures

  • June 15, 2017
    Drill holes in fossil shells point to bigger predators picking on small prey

  • June 15, 2017
    Cryo-EM images reveal how key biological machine unfolds problem proteins

  • June 15, 2017
    'Magic' alloy could spur next generation of solar cells

  • June 14, 2017
    Scientists reveal a key link between brain circuits governing hunger and cravings

  • June 14, 2017
    Researchers create 3-D printed tensegrity objects capable of dramatic shape change

  • June 14, 2017
    New chemical method could revolutionize graphene

  • June 14, 2017
    MIT researchers refine yardstick for measuring schools

  • June 13, 2017
    VLA gives new insight into galaxy cluster's spectacular 'mini-halo'

  • June 13, 2017
    UMD bioengineers develop new technologies to drive next-generation therapies for MS

  • June 13, 2017
    Superconducting nanowire memory cell, miniaturized technology

  • June 13, 2017
    Scientists discover more effective, and potentially safer, crystallized form of DDT

  • June 13, 2017
    Birds of a feather

  • June 12, 2017
    Winning climate strategy demands details

  • June 12, 2017
    Researchers find glass eels use internal compass to find their way home

  • June 12, 2017
    Promiscuous salamander found to use genes from three partners equally

  • June 12, 2017
    Microbes give meerkat gangs their signature scents

  • June 12, 2017
    Lab-on-a-chip could monitor health, germs and pollutants

  • June 12, 2017
    Detailed new genome for maize shows the plant has deep resources for continued adaptation

  • June 12, 2017
    Computer simulations show DNA moves molecules

  • June 12, 2017
    Chemists perform surgery on nanoparticles

  • June 12, 2017
    'Big Food' companies have less power than you might think

  • June 11, 2017
    Lianas stifle tree fruit and seed production in tropical forests

  • June 9, 2017
    Space-traveling flatworms help scientists enhance understanding of regenerative health

  • June 8, 2017
    Rising sea levels will boost moderate floods in some areas, severe floods in others

  • June 8, 2017
    Research targets PFOA threat to drinking water

  • June 8, 2017
    One of life's building blocks found around infant, sun-like stars

  • June 8, 2017
    New way to weigh a white dwarf: Use Hubble Space Telescope

  • June 8, 2017
    Male sexual behavior linked to elevated male sex hormone receptors in muscles of sex-changing fish

  • June 8, 2017
    Balance, gait negatively impacted after chemotherapy treatment

  • June 7, 2017
    Scientists find world's oldest fossil mushroom

  • June 7, 2017
    Retinal cells 'go with the flow' to assess own motion through space

  • June 7, 2017
    Reshaping Darwin's tree of life

  • June 7, 2017
    Oyster shells inspire new method to make super-strong, flexible polymers

  • June 7, 2017
    Offshore wind turbines vulnerable to Category 5 hurricane gusts

  • June 7, 2017
    New technique enables 3-D printing with paste of silicone particles in water

  • June 7, 2017
    Monkey see, monkey do, depending on age, experience and efficiency

  • June 7, 2017
    Lost ecosystem found buried in mud of Southern California coastal waters

  • June 7, 2017
    Climate change misconceptions common among teachers, study finds

  • June 7, 2017
    Bee buzzes could help determine how to save their decreasing population

  • June 6, 2017
    Research study gives new insight into how cancer spreads

  • June 6, 2017
    New planet found to be hotter than most stars

  • June 6, 2017
    El Niño and global warming combine to cause record-breaking heat in Southeast Asia

  • June 6, 2017
    Can you hear me now?

  • June 5, 2017
    RIT study suggests dying stars give newborn black holes a swift kick

  • June 5, 2017
    Injectable solution may provide weeks of glucose control

  • June 5, 2017
    Extreme exoplanet: Astronomers discover alien world hotter than most stars

  • June 5, 2017
    Decomposing leaves are a surprising source of greenhouse gases

  • June 5, 2017
    Cellphone use and distracted driving begins in the mind

  • June 5, 2017
    ALMA returns to Boomerang Nebula: Companion star provides chilling power of 'Coldest Object in the Universe'

  • June 5, 2017
    A planet hotter than most stars

  • June 5, 2017
    A planet hotter than most stars

  • June 2, 2017
    New ceramic nanofiber 'sponges' could be used for flexible insulation, water purification

  • June 2, 2017
    Breaking Newton's Law

  • June 1, 2017
    What's powering your devices?

  • June 1, 2017
    Stony corals more resistant to climate change than thought, Rutgers study finds

  • June 1, 2017
    RIT's black hole computer simulations help ID third gravitational wave LSC announces newest findings

  • June 1, 2017
    Rice scientists slash computations for deep learning

  • June 1, 2017
    Researchers uncover clues about how HIV virus mutates

  • June 1, 2017
    Researchers flip the script on magnetocapacitance

  • June 1, 2017
    Low cost, scalable water-splitting fuels the future hydrogen economy

  • June 1, 2017
    LIGO detects gravitational waves for third time

  • June 1, 2017
    Gravitational waves detected a third time

  • June 1, 2017
    Georgia State neuroscientists rewire brain of 1 species to have connectivity of another

  • May 31, 2017
    Support for tidal energy is high among Washington residents

  • May 31, 2017
    Outnumbered and on others' turf, misfits sometimes thrive

  • May 31, 2017
    First step taken toward epigenetically modified cotton

  • May 31, 2017
    'Harder, better, faster, stronger'-tethered soft exosuit reduces metabolic cost of running

  • May 30, 2017
    Tactile feedback adds 'muscle sense' to prosthetic hand

  • May 30, 2017
    Study identifies factors that lead to greater college success

  • May 30, 2017
    Fossil skeleton confirms earliest primates were tree dwellers

  • May 30, 2017
    Drug-delivery method holds promise for controlling crop parasites

  • May 29, 2017
    Squeezing every drop of fresh water from waste brine

  • May 29, 2017
    New scaling law predicts how wheels drive over sand

  • May 26, 2017
    Penn physicists discover why drying liquid crystal drops leave unusual 'coffee rings'

  • May 26, 2017
    Penn engineers show key feature for modeling how cells spread in fibrous environments

  • May 26, 2017
    CMU's interactive tool helps novices and experts make custom robots

  • May 26, 2017
    Chemical array draws out malignant cells to guide individualized cancer treatment

  • May 25, 2017
    UW engineers borrow from electronics to build largest circuits in eukaryotic cells

  • May 25, 2017
    Tiny shells indicate big changes to global carbon cycle

  • May 25, 2017
    The big star that couldn't become a supernova

  • May 25, 2017
    Targeted conservation could protect more of Earth's biodiversity

  • May 25, 2017
    Researchers find new way to control light with electric fields

  • May 25, 2017
    Researchers create interactive touchscreen for dolphins

  • May 25, 2017
    Prion study reveals how abnormal proteins damage nerve cells in the brain

  • May 25, 2017
    A new spin on electronics

  • May 24, 2017
    Water forms 'spine of hydration' around DNA, group finds

  • May 24, 2017
    Two types of empathy elicit different health effects, Penn psychologist shows

  • May 24, 2017
    Printed, flexible and rechargeable battery can power wearable sensors

  • May 24, 2017
    New brain mapping tool produces higher resolution data during brain surgery

  • May 24, 2017
    L.A. lawns lose lots of water: 70 billion gallons a year

  • May 24, 2017
    How do blind cavefish find their way? The answer could be in their bones

  • May 23, 2017
    Weather patterns' influence on frost timing

  • May 23, 2017
    VLA reveals new object near supermassive black hole in famous galaxy

  • May 23, 2017
    Researchers reveal bioelectric patterns guiding worms' regenerative body plan after injury

  • May 23, 2017
    Lizards may be overwhelmed by fire ants and social stress combined

  • May 23, 2017
    Genetic mutation trade-offs lead to parallel evolution

  • May 23, 2017
    Friends help female vampire bats cope with loss

  • May 22, 2017
    UNLV study: Warming news from Russia

  • May 22, 2017
    Supercomputing helps researchers understand Earth's interior

  • May 22, 2017
    RIT team creates high-speed internet lane for emergency situations

  • May 22, 2017
    Researchers find computer code that allowed modern automobiles to defeat emissions tests

  • May 22, 2017
    Female peer mentors help retain college women in engineering

  • May 22, 2017
    Combination of features produces new Android vulnerability

  • May 21, 2017
    Network traffic provides early indication of malware infection

  • May 20, 2017
    Scientists identify two new proteins connected to plant development

  • May 19, 2017
    Triple play boosting value of renewable fuel could tip market in favor of biomass

  • May 19, 2017
    Insects resist genetic methods to control disease spread, IU study finds

  • May 19, 2017
    Chronic pain amplifies the brain's reaction to new injuries

  • May 18, 2017
    World’s most sensitive dark matter detector releases first results

  • May 18, 2017
    Water efficiency in rural areas is getting worse, even as it improves in urban centers

  • May 18, 2017
    Stanford scientists use nanotechnology to boost the performance of a key industrial catalyst

  • May 18, 2017
    New tools safeguard census data about where you live and work

  • May 18, 2017
    Life in the Precambrian may have been much livelier than previously thought

  • May 18, 2017
    Fine-tuning dosage of mutant genes unleashes long-trapped yield potential in tomato plant

  • May 18, 2017
    Brain fights West Nile virus in unexpected way

  • May 17, 2017
    Who's at the center of a baboon's pack?

  • May 17, 2017
    UCR study sheds light on Earth's first animals

  • May 17, 2017
    Earth's atmosphere more chemically reactive in cold climates

  • May 17, 2017
    Brain's hippocampal volume, social environment affect adolescent depression

  • May 17, 2017
    Advancing cancer immunotherapy with computer simulations and data analysis

  • May 17, 2017
    'Styrofoam' planet may help solve mystery of giant planets

  • May 16, 2017
    Under cyberattack: UH researchers look at how to catch a 'phisher'

  • May 16, 2017
    UK researchers identify macrophages as key factor for regeneration in mammals

  • May 16, 2017
    Study illuminates fate of marine carbon in last steps toward sequestration

  • May 16, 2017
    Refining the ocean's thermometer

  • May 16, 2017
    Oddball enzyme provides easy path to synthetic biomaterials

  • May 16, 2017
    New study documents aftermath of a supereruption, and expands size of Toba magma system

  • May 16, 2017
    How scientists turned a flag into a loudspeaker

  • May 16, 2017
    3-D printed ovaries produce healthy offspring

  • May 16, 2017
    3-D models reveal hidden details of zebrafish behavior

  • May 15, 2017
    Varied increases in extreme rainfall with global warming

  • May 15, 2017
    Travel distances of juvenile fish key to better conservation

  • May 15, 2017
    Scientists study atmospheric waves radiating out of hurricanes

  • May 15, 2017
    Pig model to help research on human knee growth, injury treatment

  • May 15, 2017
    Nano fiber feels forces and hears sounds made by cells

  • May 15, 2017
    More genes turned on when plants compete

  • May 15, 2017
    Lessons from Ebola: New approach improves disease outbreak management

  • May 15, 2017
    How satellite data led to a breakthrough for Lake Erie toxic algal blooms

  • May 15, 2017
    Gladiator games: Biodiversity can offer protection to weaker species

  • May 12, 2017
    Study provides detailed glimpse of predators' effects on complex, subtidal food web

  • May 12, 2017
    Rice's Yellow River formula addresses flood risk, sustainability

  • May 12, 2017
    International team solves mystery of colloidal chains

  • May 12, 2017
    Hafnia dons a new face

  • May 12, 2017
    Entropy landscape sheds light on quantum mystery

  • May 11, 2017
    Warmer temperatures cause decline in key runoff measure

  • May 11, 2017
    Video imaging reveals how immune cells sense danger

  • May 11, 2017
    Study finds bacteria in marine sponge produce toxic flame-retardant-like compounds

  • May 11, 2017
    New understanding of superconductor's 'normal' state may help solve longstanding puzzle

  • May 11, 2017
    More natural dust in the air improves air quality in eastern China

  • May 11, 2017
    Migratory seabird deaths linked to hurricanes

  • May 11, 2017
    Gemini Observatory tracks distant star cluster with adaptive optics

  • May 11, 2017
    Biological activity found to affect aerosols produced from sea spray

  • May 10, 2017
    Waves of lava seen in Io's largest volcanic crater

  • May 10, 2017
    Uncovering the answer to an age-old question: How do snowflakes form?

  • May 10, 2017
    Telescopes team up for dramatic new look at the crab nebula

  • May 10, 2017
    Scientists help thin-film ferroelectrics go extreme

  • May 10, 2017
    Rising temperatures threaten stability of Tibetan alpine grasslands

  • May 10, 2017
    Researchers develop software to convene rapid, on-demand 'flash organizations'

  • May 10, 2017
    Oldest buckthorn fossilized flowers found in Argentina

  • May 10, 2017
    In brain evolution, size matters--most of the time

  • May 10, 2017
    Fossil 'winged serpent' is a new species of ancient snake, Penn doctoral student finds

  • May 10, 2017
    Antibiotic breakthrough: Team discovers how to overcome gram-negative bacterial defenses

  • May 9, 2017
    Two James Webb instruments are best suited for exoplanet atmospheres

  • May 9, 2017
    Noise pollution from gas compressors changes abundance of insects, spiders

  • May 9, 2017
    Mosquito-borne viruses like Zika may be spread at lower temperatures, potentially expanding impact

  • May 9, 2017
    Men and women show equal ability at recognizing faces

  • May 9, 2017
    Experiments show that a few self-driving cars can dramatically improve traffic flow

  • May 8, 2017
    Targeted, high-energy cancer treatments get a supercomputing boost

  • May 8, 2017
    Researchers discover neuronal targets that restore movement in Parkinson's disease model

  • May 8, 2017
    NSF-funded chemical engineer explains oxygen mystery on comets

  • May 8, 2017
    Materials bend as they 'breathe' under high temperatures

  • May 8, 2017
    'Hot' electrons don't mind the gap

  • May 5, 2017
    Discovery of new transparent thin film material could improve electronics and solar cells

  • May 5, 2017
    CCNY physicists demonstrate photonic hypercrystals for control of light-matter interaction

  • May 4, 2017
    Pac-Man-like CRISPR enzymes have potential for disease diagnostics

  • May 4, 2017
    In Huntington's disease, traffic jams in the cell's control center kill brain cells

  • May 3, 2017
    The Earth sank twice, flooding the western Amazon

  • May 3, 2017
    Researchers find new source of dangerous electrical instability in the heart

  • May 3, 2017
    Migrating mule deer track 'green waves' of spring forage

  • May 3, 2017
    Diving deep, WSU researchers find wealth of fish

  • May 3, 2017
    Decades of data on world's oceans reveal a troubling oxygen decline

  • May 3, 2017
    'Persistent photoconductivity' offers new tool for bioelectronics

  • May 2, 2017
    Stanford researchers analyze what a warming planet means for mosquito-borne diseases

  • May 2, 2017
    Researchers find significant limitations in period tracking apps

  • May 2, 2017
    For a green alga, spotted salamanders are stressful hosts

  • May 2, 2017
    Fierce mating battle between wild cuttlefish is captured on video for first time

  • May 2, 2017
    Ecology team finds leaf litter has slower decomposition rate in warm temperatures than previously estimated

  • May 2, 2017
    Biology's need for speed tolerates a few mistakes

  • May 2, 2017
    A fast, non-destructive test for 2-D materials

  • May 1, 2017
    Zapping bacteria with sanitizers made of paper

  • May 1, 2017
    Supercomputers assist in search for new, better cancer drugs

  • May 1, 2017
    Study finds gender bias in open-source programming

  • May 1, 2017
    Stenciling with atoms in 2-D materials possible

  • May 1, 2017
    SimRadar: A polarimetric radar time-series simulator for tornadic debris studies

  • May 1, 2017
    Rock samples indicate water is key ingredient for crust formation

  • May 1, 2017
    Galápagos study identifies keystone predator in a complex food web

  • May 1, 2017
    Earthquakes can make thrust faults open violently and snap shut

  • May 1, 2017
    Device allows users to manipulate 3-D virtual objects more quickly

  • April 28, 2017
    Ultracold atom waves may shed light on rogue ocean killers

  • April 28, 2017
    PowerPoint and LED projector enable new technique for self-folding origami

  • April 28, 2017
    Long-term fate of tropical forests may not be as dire as believed, says CU Boulder study

  • April 27, 2017
    Why do we like our classes? And each other? Our brain waves tell us, new research shows

  • April 27, 2017
    Protein 'spy' gains new abilities

  • April 27, 2017
    Can early experiences with computers, robots increase STEM interest among young girls?

  • April 26, 2017
    Wasps and wine: Paper wasps contribute to sour rot disease, a scourge of wine industry

  • April 26, 2017
    UCI physicists design 2-D materials that conduct electricity at almost the speed of light

  • April 26, 2017
    Barley genome sequenced

  • April 26, 2017
    'First arrival' hypothesis in Darwin's finches gets some caveats

  • April 25, 2017
    TACC's Stampede supercomputer enables better understanding of how biomolecular structures work

  • April 25, 2017
    Study: Early organic carbon got deep burial in mantle

  • April 25, 2017
    Scientists unravel how protein impacts intellectual disability

  • April 25, 2017
    Researchers make tool for understanding cellular processes more useful

  • April 24, 2017
    West Virginia groundwater not affected by fracking, but surface water is

  • April 24, 2017
    Research sheds new light on forces that threaten sensitive coastlines

  • April 24, 2017
    Penn team identifies genetic target for growing hardier plants under stress

  • April 24, 2017
    New strategy produces stronger polymers

  • April 24, 2017
    New interface allows more efficient, faster technique to remotely operate robots

  • April 24, 2017
    New ALICE experiment results show novel phenomena in proton collisions

  • April 24, 2017
    Lyme disease researchers seek consensus as number of cases grows

  • April 24, 2017
    Facial expressions: How brains process emotion

  • April 20, 2017
    Why children struggle to cross busy streets safely

  • April 20, 2017
    Rising water temperatures endanger health of coastal ecosystems, study finds

  • April 20, 2017
    Recognizing foreign accents helps brains process accented speech

  • April 20, 2017
    Naked molerats turn into plants when oxygen is low

  • April 20, 2017
    Gravitational lensing of a "standard candle" supernova imaged for the first time

  • April 20, 2017
    Finding order and structure in the atomic chaos where materials meet

  • April 20, 2017
    Engagement with natural environment a significant contributor to life satisfaction

  • April 19, 2017
    The tale teeth tell about the legendary man-eating lions of Tsavo

  • April 19, 2017
    Gaming helps personalized therapy level up

  • April 19, 2017
    3-D-printable implants may ease damaged knees

  • April 18, 2017
    Two in the pack: No changes for Isle Royale wolves

  • April 18, 2017
    Pigeon study takes on sexism in science

  • April 18, 2017
    New brain research reveals that motor neurons adjust to control tasks

  • April 18, 2017
    Hydrogen halo lifts the veil of our galactic home

  • April 18, 2017
    Canary in the kelp forest

  • April 17, 2017
    Washington State University physicists create 'negative mass'

  • April 17, 2017
    Researchers quantify grasslands' carbon storage value

  • April 17, 2017
    New many-toothed clingfish discovered with help of digital scans

  • April 17, 2017
    Nanoparticles reprogram immune cells to fight cancer

  • April 17, 2017
    Nano-SPEARs gently measure electrical signals in small animals

  • April 17, 2017
    Harnessing heat to power computers

  • April 14, 2017
    SAVI camera ditches long lens for distant images

  • April 14, 2017
    Plant genes may lack off switch, but have volume control

  • April 14, 2017
    New method for tapping vast plant pharmacopeia to make more effective drugs

  • April 14, 2017
    Lice and their bacterial sidekicks have evolved together for millions of years

  • April 14, 2017
    Computers create recipe for two new magnetic materials

  • April 14, 2017
    3-D-printed patch can help mend a 'broken' heart

  • April 13, 2017
    Team finds way to view genes inside living cells, in real time

  • April 13, 2017
    Study discovers fundamental unit of cell size in bacteria

  • April 13, 2017
    New material could save time and money in medical imaging and environmental remediation

  • April 13, 2017
    Kent State University at Stark research unravels mysteries of mouthparts of butterflies

  • April 12, 2017
    Virginia Tech scientists discover early dinosaur cousin had a surprising croc-like look

  • April 12, 2017
    Tool for checking complex computer architectures reveals flaws in emerging design

  • April 12, 2017
    Nuclear transfer of mitochondrial DNA in colon and rectal cancer

  • April 12, 2017
    New lettuce genome assembly offers clues to success of huge plant family

  • April 12, 2017
    New 3-D printing method creates shape-shifting objects

  • April 12, 2017
    Nanopores could map small changes in DNA that signal big shifts in cancer

  • April 12, 2017
    ALMA investigates ‘DeeDee,’ a distant, dim member of our solar system

  • April 12, 2017
    A big-picture look at the world's worst Ebola epidemic

  • April 11, 2017
    Wiring of the 'little brain' linked to multiple forms of mental illness

  • April 11, 2017
    Self-assembling polymers provide thin nanowire template

  • April 11, 2017
    Researchers find mushrooms may hold clues to effect of carbon dioxide on lawns

  • April 11, 2017
    Physicists discover hidden aspects of electrodynamics

  • April 11, 2017
    Ant agricultural revolution began 30 million years ago in dry, desert-like climate

  • April 11, 2017
    'Neuron-reading' nanowires could accelerate development of drugs for neurological diseases

  • April 10, 2017
    Researchers use computer simulations to better understand a cause of Huntington’s disease

  • April 10, 2017
    Researchers at Stanford create new method for recording bird flight in 3-D

  • April 10, 2017
    Partial fingerprint similarities may be sufficient to trick biometric security systems on smartphones

  • April 10, 2017
    North America's freshwater lakes are getting saltier

  • April 10, 2017
    In harm's way: Wolves may not risk 'prey switching,' say Utah State University ecologists

  • April 10, 2017
    Forget sponges: The earliest animals were marine jellies

  • April 10, 2017
    Fish social lives may be key to saving coral reefs

  • April 10, 2017
    As fins evolve to help fish swim, so does the nervous system

  • April 7, 2017
    Volcanic arcs form by deep melting of rock mixtures

  • April 7, 2017
    Tropical lowland frogs at greater risk from climate warming than high-elevation species, study shows

  • April 7, 2017
    400 million years of a stable relationship

  • April 6, 2017
    Unexpected protein structure findings could lead to new therapies

  • April 6, 2017
    UMD-led study finds ancient Earth's fingerprints in young volcanic rocks

  • April 6, 2017
    Stanford scientist's new approach may accelerate design of high-power batteries

  • April 6, 2017
    Scientists link California droughts and floods to distinctive atmospheric waves

  • April 6, 2017
    New tool illuminates cell signaling pathways key to disease

  • April 6, 2017
    Feeding fat to fungi: Evidence for lipid transfer in arbuscular mycorrhiza

  • April 6, 2017
    'Smart' cephalopods trade off genome evolution for prolific RNA editing

  • April 5, 2017
    X-ray study reveals long-sought insights into potential drug target

  • April 5, 2017
    Synthetic biologists engineer inflammation-sensing gut bacteria

  • April 5, 2017
    Study reveals the multitasking secrets of an RNA-binding protein

  • April 5, 2017
    Research links decline in hemlock forests to changes in water resources

  • April 5, 2017
    Peering into black holes using an Earth-sized telescope

  • April 5, 2017
    Newly discovered chemical reaction in eye may improve vision

  • April 5, 2017
    Innovative sensor can screen toxic drugs, help develop biomaterials and much more

  • April 5, 2017
    Artificial topological matter opens new research directions

  • April 4, 2017
    Stanford study explores risk of deforestation as agriculture expands in Africa

  • April 4, 2017
    Planetoid Pairs Reveal "A Kinder, Gentler Neptune"

  • April 4, 2017
    Kent State archaeologist explains innovation of 'fluting' ancient stone weaponry

  • April 4, 2017
    Gray tin exhibits novel topological electronic properties in 3-D

  • April 4, 2017
    Breaking the protein-DNA bond

  • April 3, 2017
    Tiny black holes enable a new type of photodetector for high-speed data

  • April 3, 2017
    Spray-on memory could enable bendable digital storage

  • April 3, 2017
    Screening the dark genome for disease

  • April 3, 2017
    Rock exposed in World War I trenches offers new fossil find

  • April 3, 2017
    Researchers find vulnerabilities in automated video analysis

  • April 3, 2017
    Jumping droplets whisk away hotspots in electronics

  • April 3, 2017
    Fish study shows important genome interactions in animal cells

  • April 3, 2017
    Domesticated rice goes rogue

  • April 3, 2017
    Do smart songbirds always get the girl?

  • April 3, 2017
    Biomarker identified for likely aggressive, early stage breast cancer

  • April 3, 2017
    Biochar provides high-definition electron pathways in soil

  • March 31, 2017
    Harms of nighttime light exposure passed to offspring

  • March 31, 2017
    Glass frogs show surprising diversity of parental strategies

  • March 31, 2017
    Experimental small molecule shows potential in preventing meth relapse

  • March 31, 2017
    Egg-sitting glass frogs create safe exit for tadpoles

  • March 30, 2017
    Vaginal bacteria can trigger recurrent UTIs, study shows

  • March 30, 2017
    UAB creates triple-threat cancer-fighting polymer capsules for guided drug delivery

  • March 30, 2017
    Sculpting optical microstructures with slight changes in chemistry

  • March 30, 2017
    Proteins that can take the heat

  • March 30, 2017
    Mysterious cosmic explosion surprises astronomers studying the distant X-ray universe

  • March 30, 2017
    MIT study: NIH funding helps generate private-sector patents

  • March 30, 2017
    Engineer patents water-like polymer to create high-temperature ceramics

  • March 30, 2017
    Beyond graphene: Advances make reduced graphene oxide electronics feasible

  • March 29, 2017
    Viruses in the oceanic basement

  • March 29, 2017
    Speeding star gives new clues to breakup of multi-star system

  • March 29, 2017
    Solving the mystery of the Arctic's green ice

  • March 29, 2017
    Social bees have kept their gut microbes for 80 million years

  • March 29, 2017
    Researchers control soft robots using magnetic fields

  • March 29, 2017
    Even short-duration heat waves could lead to failure of coffee crops

  • March 29, 2017
    'Weather whiplash' triggered by changing climate will degrade Midwest's drinking water

  • March 28, 2017
    Why don't Americans have a name for the color 'light blue?'

  • March 28, 2017
    Toward glow-in-the-dark tumors: New fluorescent probe could light up cancer

  • March 28, 2017
    The physics of wealth inequality

  • March 28, 2017
    Study: Dust helps regulate Sierra Nevada ecosystems

  • March 28, 2017
    Seabird bones, fossils reveal broad food-web shift in North Pacific

  • March 28, 2017
    Researchers discover dust plays prominent role in nutrients of mountain forest ecoystems

  • March 28, 2017
    Igniting a solar flare in the corona with lower-atmosphere kindling

  • March 28, 2017
    Highway to health: WSU findings point way to more nutritious crops

  • March 28, 2017
    Hair spacing keeps honeybees clean during pollination

  • March 28, 2017
    Fighting world hunger: Robotics aid in the study of corn and drought tolerance

  • March 28, 2017
    Asian dust providing key nutrients for California's giant sequoias

  • March 27, 2017
    Tiny bacterium provides window into whole ecosystems

  • March 27, 2017
    The electric sands of Titan

  • March 27, 2017
    Satellites reveal bird habitat loss in California

  • March 27, 2017
    Psychologists enlist machine learning to help diagnose depression

  • March 27, 2017
    Planetary waves, first found on Earth, are discovered on sun

  • March 27, 2017
    A big leap toward tinier lines

  • March 24, 2017
    UTA quantifying coral species' disease susceptibility by examining immune traits

  • March 23, 2017
    Study shows how brain combines subtle sensory signals to take notice

  • March 23, 2017
    Most dengue infections transmitted in or near home

  • March 23, 2017
    Milky Way-like galaxies in early universe embedded in 'super halos'

  • March 23, 2017
    Hydrophobic proteins on virus surfaces can help purify vaccines

  • March 23, 2017
    Corals die as global warming collides with local weather in the South China Sea

  • March 23, 2017
    Astronomers observe early stages of Milky Way-like galaxies in distant universe

  • March 23, 2017
    Astronomers find unexpected, dust-obscured star formation in distant galaxy

  • March 23, 2017
    Artificial photosynthesis steps into the light

  • March 22, 2017
    Stanford scientists study Pavlovian conditioning in neural networks

  • March 22, 2017
    Scientists identify brain cells involved in Pavlovian response

  • March 22, 2017
    Researchers use light to remotely control curvature of plastics

  • March 22, 2017
    Portland State research shows some viruses can infect even after major mutations

  • March 22, 2017
    NSF-funded IUPUI study of non-rainfall water in Namib Desert reveals unexpected origins

  • March 22, 2017
    Machine learning lets scientists reverse-engineer cellular control networks

  • March 22, 2017
    Laser activated gold pyramids could deliver drugs, DNA into cells without harm

  • March 22, 2017
    Biopesticide could defeat insecticide resistance in bedbugs

  • March 21, 2017
    Scientists follow seeds to solve ecological puzzle

  • March 21, 2017
    Neurons deep in brain during learning reveal surprising level of activity

  • March 21, 2017
    Livestock can uproot protected wildlife from prime real estate

  • March 20, 2017
    When helium behaves like a black hole

  • March 17, 2017
    Flexibility is key in mechanism of biological self-assembly

  • March 16, 2017
    Stanford scientists reveal how grass developed a better way to breathe

  • March 16, 2017
    Research proposes new theories about nature of Earth's iron

  • March 15, 2017
    When proteins court each other, the dance moves matter

  • March 15, 2017
    UNC researchers make discovery that could increase plant yield in wake of looming phosphate shortage

  • March 15, 2017
    The need for speed may contribute to dolphin and whale strandings

  • March 15, 2017
    Protostar blazes bright, reshaping its stellar nursery

  • March 15, 2017
    Mating mix-up with wrong fly lowers libido for Mr. Right

  • March 15, 2017
    From the butterfly's wing to the tornado: Predicting turbulence

  • March 15, 2017
    China's severe winter haze tied to effects of global climate change

  • March 14, 2017
    Study: Cold climates and ocean carbon sequestration

  • March 14, 2017
    Scientists discover hydrothermal vents on deep ocean voyage

  • March 14, 2017
    Quantum movement of electrons in atomic layers shows potential of materials for electronics and photonics

  • March 14, 2017
    Louisiana wetlands struggling with sea-level rise 4 times the global average

  • March 13, 2017
    The controversial origin of a symbol of the American west

  • March 13, 2017
    Researchers develop new method to program nanoparticle organization in polymer thin films

  • March 13, 2017
    Rapid decline of Arctic sea ice a combination of climate change and natural variability

  • March 13, 2017
    NYU chemists color world of 3-D crystals with advances in self-assembly

  • March 13, 2017
    Cellular 'garbage disposal' has another job

  • March 10, 2017
    New study shows red tides can be predicted

  • March 9, 2017
    New way to tune electronic energy levels may lead to valleytronic devices

  • March 9, 2017
    New nanofiber marks important step in next-generation battery development

  • March 9, 2017
    Molecules form gels to help cells sense and respond to stress

  • March 9, 2017
    Is spring getting longer? UNH research points to a lengthening 'vernal window'

  • March 9, 2017
    First fully artificial yeast genome has been designed

  • March 8, 2017
    Study supports increased funding for long-term ecological research

  • March 8, 2017
    Stanford biologists identify ancient stress response in corals

  • March 8, 2017
    Researchers create 'time crystals' envisioned by Princeton scientists

  • March 8, 2017
    Illinois researchers create first exact model for atom diffusion in magnesium alloys

  • March 8, 2017
    Chemists create molecular 'leaf' that collects and stores solar power without solar panels

  • March 7, 2017
    Vision, not limbs, led fish onto land 385 million years ago

  • March 7, 2017
    Understanding what's happening inside liquid droplets

  • March 7, 2017
    UCLA scientists show how to amplify or stifle signals for immune responses

  • March 7, 2017
    Snake bit? UCI chemists figure out how to easily and cheaply halt venom's spread

  • March 7, 2017
    Researchers develop equation that helps to explain plant growth

  • March 7, 2017
    Fly-over states matter when understanding--and saving--migratory birds

  • March 7, 2017
    Climate study: More intense and frequent severe rainstorms likely; no drop off expected

  • March 6, 2017
    Underwater mountains help ocean water rise from abyss

  • March 6, 2017
    Study shows U.S. grasslands affected more by atmospheric dryness than precipitation

  • March 6, 2017
    Staying a heartbeat ahead of hackers

  • March 6, 2017
    SF State researchers create new tool that measures active learning in classrooms

  • March 6, 2017
    Predicting the interruptibility of mobile users

  • March 6, 2017
    New design results in compact, highly efficient frequency comb

  • March 6, 2017
    It's a bird, it's a plane, it's--a key discovery about human memory

  • March 6, 2017
    Designing the fuel-efficient aircraft of the future

  • March 6, 2017
    Computational method makes gene expression analyses more accurate

  • March 6, 2017
    A traffic cop for the cell surface: Researchers illuminate a basic biological process

  • March 3, 2017
    Researchers remotely control sequence in which 2-D sheets fold into 3-D structures

  • March 3, 2017
    Novel 3-D manufacturing leads to highly complex, bio-like materials

  • March 3, 2017
    Help astronomers find elusive muons disguised as gamma rays

  • March 3, 2017
    Evidence disproving tropical 'thermostat' theory

  • March 3, 2017
    3-D printing with plants

  • March 2, 2017
    Taking Earth's inner temperature

  • March 2, 2017
    Photocatalytic material turns CO2 emissions into renewable hydrocarbon fuels

  • March 2, 2017
    New path suggested for nuclear fusion

  • March 2, 2017
    Nanoengineers 3-D print biomimetic blood vessel networks

  • March 2, 2017
    JILA team discovers many new twists in protein folding

  • March 2, 2017
    Brake dust may cause more problems than blackened wheel covers

  • March 1, 2017
    Yale-led team puts dark matter on the map

  • March 1, 2017
    War less likely between nations that are 'friends of friends'

  • March 1, 2017
    Portable nanofiber device offers precise, point-and-shoot capability

  • March 1, 2017
    Group blazes path to efficient, eco-friendly deep-ultraviolet LED

  • March 1, 2017
    Groundbreaking technology successfully re-warms large-scale tissues preserved at low temperatures

  • March 1, 2017
    Game theory could improve cyberwarfare strategy

  • March 1, 2017
    Enabling connected cities and smart fabrics through FM signals

  • March 1, 2017
    Concurrent heat waves, air pollution exacerbate negative health effects of each

  • March 1, 2017
    Chiral metamaterial produces record optical shift under incremental power modulation

  • February 28, 2017
    WSU looks for practices to thwart antimicrobial resistance

  • February 28, 2017
    UW security researchers show Google's anti-internet troll AI platform is easily deceived

  • February 28, 2017
    Mollusk graveyards are time machines to oceans' pristine past

  • February 28, 2017
    Lead dressed like gold

  • February 28, 2017
    A better way to measure the stiffness of cancer cells

  • February 27, 2017
    Triboelectric nanogenerators boost mass spectrometry performance

  • February 27, 2017
    Tracking the movement of cyborg cockroaches

  • February 27, 2017
    Super-resolution imaging helps determine a stem cell's future

  • February 27, 2017
    Study reveals ways powerful 'master gene' regulates physical differences between sexes

  • February 27, 2017
    Slower snowmelt in a warming world

  • February 27, 2017
    OU study clarifies risky decision-making during a heart attack

  • February 27, 2017
    Ninety percent of predatory fish gone from Caribbean coral reefs due to overfishing

  • February 27, 2017
    New tool for combating mosquito-borne disease: Insect parasite genes

  • February 27, 2017
    International team reports ocean acidification spreading rapidly in Arctic Ocean

  • February 27, 2017
    Faulty genomic pathway linked to schizophrenia developing in utero, study finds

  • February 24, 2017
    The dawn of a new era for Supernova 1987A

  • February 24, 2017
    New pop-up strategy inspired by cuts, not folds

  • February 23, 2017
    Vast luminous nebula poses a cosmic mystery

  • February 23, 2017
    Tiny cavefish may help humans evolve to require very little sleep

  • February 23, 2017
    Sum of their parts: Researchers use math to foster environmental restoration

  • February 23, 2017
    Polymer additive could revolutionize plastics recycling

  • February 23, 2017
    Melting sea ice may be speeding nature's clock in the Arctic

  • February 23, 2017
    Light-driven reaction converts carbon dioxide into fuel

  • February 23, 2017
    Interactive health apps may inspire healthy behaviors, but watch the tone

  • February 23, 2017
    Computing with biochemical circuits made easy

  • February 23, 2017
    Colorado School of Mines and Virginia Tech to create minerals industry consortium

  • February 22, 2017
    Widely accepted vision for agriculture may be inaccurate, misleading

  • February 22, 2017
    The value of nutrition and exercise, according to a moth

  • February 22, 2017
    Study: Changing the environment within bone marrow alters blood cell development

  • February 22, 2017
    Serendipity uncovers borophene's potential

  • February 22, 2017
    Researchers gain insight into a physical phenomenon that leads to earthquakes

  • February 22, 2017
    Organ-on-a-chip mimics heart's biomechanical properties

  • February 22, 2017
    First trace of differences between matter and 'ordinary' antimatter

  • February 21, 2017
    Tiny fibers open new windows into the brain

  • February 21, 2017
    Penn engineers overcome a hurdle in growing a revolutionary optical metamaterial

  • February 21, 2017
    Over time, nuisance flooding can cost more than extreme, infrequent events

  • February 21, 2017
    Cedars-Sinai investigators identify human brain processes critical to short-term memory

  • February 21, 2017
    A new computer model explores how proteins are controlled 'at a distance'

  • February 20, 2017
    UC researchers teach unmanned aerial vehicles to land themselves on moving targets

  • February 20, 2017
    Penn/Wistar study finds 'sweet spot' where tissue stiffness drives cancer's spread

  • February 20, 2017
    Experiments call origin of Earth's iron into question

  • February 20, 2017
    Colorado River flows will keep shrinking as climate warms

  • February 20, 2017
    Artificial synapse for neural networks

  • February 18, 2017
    Three-way dance between herbivores, plants and microbes unveiled

  • February 17, 2017
    The brown recluse spider engineers extra-strong silk by spinning loops onto a flat strand

  • February 17, 2017
    Study shows China's severe weather patterns changing drastically since 1960

  • February 17, 2017
    Researchers use Big-Brother tech to spy on bumblebees

  • February 17, 2017
    Designing new materials from 'small' data

  • February 16, 2017
    Real-time MRI analysis powered by supercomputers

  • February 16, 2017
    Glowing mice suggest new gene therapy technique

  • February 16, 2017
    Four-stroke engine cycle produces hydrogen from methane and captures CO2

  • February 16, 2017
    'Lossless' metamaterial could boost efficiency of lasers and other light-based devices

  • February 15, 2017
    Old rocks, biased data: Overcoming challenges studying the geodynamo

  • February 15, 2017
    New method uses heat flow to levitate variety of objects

  • February 15, 2017
    How an ice age paradox could inform sea-level rise predictions

  • February 15, 2017
    Flat-footed fighters

  • February 15, 2017
    'The blob' of abnormal conditions boosted Western U.S. ozone levels

  • February 14, 2017
    Ventura fault could cause stronger shaking, new research finds

  • February 14, 2017
    Tumor-targeting system uses cancer's own mechanisms to betray its location

  • February 14, 2017
    Maize study finds genes that help crops adapt to change

  • February 14, 2017
    How to build a bio-bot: Researchers share design and development of biological machines

  • February 14, 2017
    High-res biomolecule imaging

  • February 14, 2017
    Black-hole powered jets forge fuel for star formation

  • February 14, 2017
    Beach bashing

  • February 14, 2017
    'Field patterns' as a new mathematical object

  • February 13, 2017
    UD scientists report ocean data from under Greenland's Petermann Glacier

  • February 13, 2017
    Student-built planeterrella recreates Earth’s vivid light shows in miniature

  • February 13, 2017
    Scientists make huge dataset of nearby stars available to public

  • February 13, 2017
    Researchers discover a new link to fight billion-dollar threat to soybean production

  • February 13, 2017
    New mechanical metamaterials can block symmetry of motion, findings suggest

  • February 13, 2017
    New delta Scuti: Rare pulsating star 7,000 light-years away is 1 of only 7 in Milky Way

  • February 13, 2017
    Mismatched eyes help squid survive ocean's twilight zone

  • February 13, 2017
    Extreme temperatures threaten desert songbirds with death by dehydration

  • February 13, 2017
    Desert songbirds may face expanding threat of lethal dehydration

  • February 13, 2017
    Climate change increases lethal dehydration risk in desert songbirds

  • February 13, 2017
    Chemical engineers boost bacteria's productivity

  • February 10, 2017
    Researchers develop first reliable technique to track web users across browsers

  • February 10, 2017
    Protecting bulk power systems from hackers

  • February 10, 2017
    Discovering what shapes language diversity

  • February 10, 2017
    Cold plates and hot melts

  • February 10, 2017
    50-plus-year-old protein volume paradox resolved

  • February 9, 2017
    Research reveals novel quantum state in strange insulating materials

  • February 9, 2017
    It's more than just climate change

  • February 9, 2017
    Dual-function nanorod LEDs could make multifunctional displays

  • February 9, 2017
    Computer trained to predict which AML patients will go into remission, which will relapse

  • February 8, 2017
    Wolfing it down: Brown bears reduce wolf kill rates says USU ecologist

  • February 8, 2017
    Wave of the future: Terahertz chips a new way of seeing through matter

  • February 8, 2017
    Stem cells step forward

  • February 8, 2017
    Silver ion-coated medical devices could fight MRSA while creating new bone

  • February 8, 2017
    Researchers invent a breakthrough process to produce renewable car tires from trees and grasses

  • February 8, 2017
    New system makes it harder to track Bitcoin transactions

  • February 8, 2017
    Deep groundwater aquifers respond rapidly to climate variability

  • February 8, 2017
    CWRU researcher finds fish uses sneaking behavior as stealth mating strategy

  • February 8, 2017
    Better scaffolds help scientists study cancer

  • February 7, 2017
    Drought identified as key to severity of West Nile virus epidemics

  • February 6, 2017
    Up, up and away: USU chemists say 'yes,' helium can form compounds

  • February 6, 2017
    This spiny slug blazed a trail for snails

  • February 6, 2017
    Study sheds light on how carnivorous plants acquired a taste for meat

  • February 6, 2017
    Studies point way to precision therapies for common class of genetic disorders

  • February 6, 2017
    Stars align in test supporting 'spooky action at a distance'

  • February 6, 2017
    Size matters for marine-protected areas designed to aid coral

  • February 6, 2017
    Scientists discover new helium chemistry

  • February 6, 2017
    Mimicking nature's cellular architectures via 3-D printing

  • February 6, 2017
    Killing off rivals makes for happy families, bacteria study finds

  • February 6, 2017
    'I feel for you'--some really do

  • February 3, 2017
    New method improves accuracy of imaging systems

  • February 2, 2017
    With mini-vessels, mini-brains expand research potential

  • February 2, 2017
    Research pushes concept of entropy out of kilter

  • February 1, 2017
    Transparent, gel-based robots can catch and release live fish

  • February 1, 2017
    Fast-food packaging contains potentially harmful chemicals that can leach into food

  • February 1, 2017
    Coal mine dust lowers spectral reflectance of Arctic snow by up to 84 percent

  • January 31, 2017
    Virginia Tech team reduces structural vibrations with simple, groundbreaking device

  • January 31, 2017
    Reversible saliva allows frogs to hang on to next meal

  • January 31, 2017
    Large marine-protected areas effectively protect reef shark populations

  • January 31, 2017
    Infrared links could simplify data center communications

  • January 31, 2017
    'Ghost particles' could improve understanding the universe

  • January 30, 2017
    Researchers develop wearable, low-cost sensor to measure skin hydration

  • January 30, 2017
    Preventing blood clots with a new metric for heart function

  • January 30, 2017
    Practice makes perfect, and 'overlearning' locks it in

  • January 30, 2017
    Penn/CHOP study helps inform interventions for global road traffic injury crisis

  • January 30, 2017
    Move over Bear Grylls! Academics build ultimate solar-powered water purifier

  • January 30, 2017
    Model shows female beauty isn't just sex appeal

  • January 27, 2017
    Where the wild things are

  • January 27, 2017
    Rapid trait evolution crucial to species growth, CU-Boulder study finds

  • January 27, 2017
    Old enzyme, new role

  • January 27, 2017
    Machine learning uncovers new insight into biophysics of cancer

  • January 27, 2017
    Climate models may underestimate future warming on tropical mountains

  • January 26, 2017
    Stereotypes about 'brilliance' affect girls' interests as early as age 6, new study finds

  • January 26, 2017
    Sound waves create whirlpools to round up tiny signs of disease

  • January 26, 2017
    Small but mighty: Fruit fly muscles

  • January 26, 2017
    Researchers develop label-free technique to image microtubules

  • January 26, 2017
    Premature babies don't use sensory-prediction brain process that may be key to development

  • January 26, 2017
    Earth's orbital variations and sea-ice synch glacial periods

  • January 25, 2017
    Tissue engineering advance reduces heart failure in model of heart attack

  • January 25, 2017
    Exceptionally preserved Jurassic sea life found in new fossil site

  • January 25, 2017
    Antarctic bottom waters freshening at unexpected rate

  • January 25, 2017
    'Protective' DNA strands are shorter in adults who had more infections as infants

  • January 24, 2017
    Swarm of underwater robots mimics ocean life

  • January 24, 2017
    Scientists discover a way to sequence DNA of rare animals

  • January 24, 2017
    Prized fossil find illuminates the lives of lizards in the Age of Dinosaurs

  • January 24, 2017
    New technique quickly predicts salt marsh vulnerability

  • January 24, 2017
    Fixating on faces

  • January 24, 2017
    Arctic melt ponds form when meltwater clogs ice pores

  • January 23, 2017
    Your 'anonymized' web-browsing history may not be anonymous

  • January 23, 2017
    Wasps, ants, and Ani DiFranco

  • January 23, 2017
    TSRI scientists create first stable semisynthetic organism

  • January 23, 2017
    Scientists discover large extinct otter

  • January 23, 2017
    Researchers list reasons not to lick a toad

  • January 23, 2017
    New technique identifies micropollutants in New York waterways

  • January 23, 2017
    Nanocavity and atomically thin materials advance tech for chip-scale light sources

  • January 23, 2017
    Jumping spiders court in color

  • January 23, 2017
    Barrier-island migration drives large-scale marsh loss

  • January 23, 2017
    Archaeologists uncover new clues to Maya collapse

  • January 23, 2017
    80-million-year-old dinosaur collagen confirmed

  • January 20, 2017
    Provocative prions may protect yeast cells from stress

  • January 20, 2017
    New genetic engineering technique could help design, study biological systems

  • January 20, 2017
    Humans, not climate change, wiped out Australian megafauna

  • January 20, 2017
    Biologists identify reproductive 'traffic cop'

  • January 19, 2017
    Theorists propose new class of topological metals with exotic electronic properties

  • January 19, 2017
    New low-cost technique converts bulk alloys to oxide nanowires

  • January 19, 2017
    How much drought can a forest take?

  • January 19, 2017
    Creating atomic scale nanoribbons

  • January 18, 2017
    Why baboon males resort to domestic violence

  • January 18, 2017
    Vitamin B-12, and a knockoff version, create complex market for marine vitamins

  • January 18, 2017
    Mandarin makes you more musical?

  • January 18, 2017
    Green Sahara's ancient rainfall regime revealed

  • January 18, 2017
    Climate change prompts Alaska fish to change breeding behavior

  • January 18, 2017
    A toolkit for transformable materials

  • January 17, 2017
    Talking to children about STEM fields boosts test scores and career interest

  • January 17, 2017
    Moving up the food chain can beat being on top

  • January 17, 2017
    Glass' off-kilter harmonies

  • January 17, 2017
    Diversification key to resilient fishing communities

  • January 17, 2017
    Discovery could lead to jet engines that run hotter--and cleaner

  • January 16, 2017
    Study tracks 'memory' of soil moisture

  • January 16, 2017
    New study refutes how fruit flies developed their tolerance for alcohol

  • January 16, 2017
    Nanoscale view of energy storage

  • January 13, 2017
    Scientists engineer animals with ancient genes to test causes of evolution

  • January 13, 2017
    Researchers quantify in high speed, a viper's strike in nature for the first time

  • January 13, 2017
    Giant Middle East dust storm caused by a changing climate, not human conflict

  • January 13, 2017
    Crowdfunding expands innovation financing to underserved regions

  • January 12, 2017
    Swimming for science

  • January 12, 2017
    Reef fish that conquer fear of sharks may help control excess algae

  • January 12, 2017
    New Caltech instrument poised to image the cosmic web

  • January 12, 2017
    IUPUI study: Training computers to differentiate between people with the same name

  • January 12, 2017
    CWRU directly measures how perovskite solar films efficiently convert light to power

  • January 12, 2017
    Changing atmospheric conditions may contribute to stronger ocean waves in Antarctica

  • January 11, 2017
    Why Lyme disease is common in the north, rare in the south

  • January 11, 2017
    Tree-bark thickness indicates fire-resistance in a hotter future

  • January 11, 2017
    Researchers use stem cells to regenerate the external layer of a human heart

  • January 11, 2017
    Release of water shakes Pacific Plate at depth

  • January 11, 2017
    New laser based on unusual physics phenomenon could improve telecommunications, computing

  • January 10, 2017
    Rapid Arctic warming has in the past shifted Southern Ocean winds

  • January 10, 2017
    Next-generation optics offer widest real-time views of vast regions of the sun

  • January 10, 2017
    Essential quality control system in cells identifies and destroys faulty genetic material

  • January 9, 2017
    Species diversity reduces chances of crop failure in algal biofuel systems

  • January 9, 2017
    Killing time: Study sheds light on phages and precision cell destruction

  • January 9, 2017
    An ecological invasion mimics a drunken walk

  • January 5, 2017
    Tailored organoid may help unravel immune response mystery

  • January 5, 2017
    South American fossil tomatillos show nightshades evolved earlier than thought

  • January 5, 2017
    Captured on video: DNA nanotubes build a bridge between 2 molecular posts

  • January 5, 2017
    Arctic sea-ice loss impacts beluga whale migration

  • January 4, 2017
    Study finds potential instability in Atlantic Ocean water circulation system

  • January 4, 2017
    Sea sponges offer clues to how human-made structures can resist buckling

  • January 4, 2017
    Scripps Florida scientists expand toolbox to study cellular function

  • January 4, 2017
    Scientists learn how to ramp up microbes' ability to make memories

  • January 4, 2017
    Scientists discover a molecular motor has a 'gear' for directional switching

  • January 4, 2017
    Precise location, distance provide breakthrough in study of fast radio bursts

  • January 4, 2017
    New technique uses immune cells to deliver anti-cancer drugs

  • January 4, 2017
    Manufacturing platform makes intricate biocompatible micromachines

  • January 4, 2017
    Large-scale tornado outbreaks increasing in frequency, study finds

  • January 4, 2017
    Fast radio burst tied to distant dwarf galaxy, and perhaps magnetar

  • January 4, 2017
    280 million-year-old fossil reveals origins of chimaeroid fish

  • January 3, 2017
    Tenfold jump in green tech needed to meet global emissions targets

  • January 3, 2017
    Study finds more extreme storms ahead for California

  • January 3, 2017
    Rice probes ways to turn cement's weakness to strength

  • January 3, 2017
    New study estimates frequency of flight-disrupting volcanic eruptions

  • January 3, 2017
    Nanowire 'inks' enable paper-based printable electronics

  • January 3, 2017
    Detecting misinformation can improve memory later on

  • January 2, 2017
    Research on dinosaur embryos reveals that eggs took 3 to 6 months to hatch

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