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New Sponge Can Keep Cleaning Up Oil Spills

18/03/2017 • A new foam, called Oleo Sponge, easily absorbs oil from water. And, it’s reusable. It can...

Scientists Hack Cars & Phones with a $5 Speaker

18/03/2017 • Critical sensors in lots of cars, phones, and medical devices could...

Salt Water in Aquifers

Electricity Map Show saltwater in Aquifers

18/03/2017 • Researchers have transformed pulses of electrical current sent 1,000 feet underground into a...

Macrophages Can Deliver Messages!

08/03/2017 • Scientists have discovered that a common type of cell in the vertebrate immune system plays a...

‘Solar vapor’ Machine Purifies Dirty Water

06/02/2017 • A new way to make nasty or salty water drinkable features...

Why you Feel Tension When you Stretch a Muscle

31/01/2017 • Fluid is a previously unacknowledged source of the tension we feel...

Crypt-Keeper Wasp is Born Through its Hosts Head!

27/01/2017 • One kind of parasitic wasp, Euderus set, deposits its egg in the oak-tree home of another...

Electromagnets Improve Specific Memory

23/01/2017 • New research into Brain stimulation has shown it can be used to stimulate specific parts of...

Genetically Modified Mosquito to Help Fight Dengue

21/01/2017 • Scientists have genetically modified mosquitoes in the lab to resist infection from dengue, a...

Sea Level Could Rise 2 Metres by 2100

20/01/2017 • Sea level in the Northeast and in some other US regions could rise significantly faster than...

New Images Could Solve Geometry Debate Around Pulsars

20/01/2017 • Pulsars are a type of neutron star born in supernova explosions when massive stars collapse....

Pluto’s moon blocks solar wind!

19/01/2017 • Pluto’s relationship with its moon Charon is one of the more unusual interactions in the...

Bacteria in Yogurt Could Calm Anxiety

23/11/2016 • There’s new evidence that suggests a common probiotic found in supplements and yogurt could...

Continent Collision Built the Appalachian Mountains

23/11/2016 • he process that built the Appalachian Mountains 300 million years ago is similar to the...

Solar Could Get a Boost From Glowing Dye

23/11/2016 • A fluorescent dye called BODIPY could be an ideal material for...

Asteroid Impacts May Have Created Habitats For Early Life

23/11/2016 • New research shows how large asteroid impacts may have deformed rocks in a way that created...

Frozen Pile of Nitrogen May Have Tipped Pluto

23/11/2016 • There’s evidence a frozen mass of nitrogen piled up and threw Pluto off kilter, much like a...

Mini-WiFi Radio Moves us Closer to Internet of Things

23/11/2016 • Until now, there’s been no way to control all sorts of devices, wirelessly, via the internet...

Researchers Solve Mystery of London’s Killer Fog

23/11/2016 • In 1952, a killer fog containing pollutants covered London for five days, causing breathing...

Turn Scrap Metal Into a Homemade Battery

12/11/2016 • Engineers used bits of metal scraps and a household chemical to create the world’s first...

Kibble-Zurek Mechanism Confirmed

12/11/2016 • New research confirms a decades-old theory describing the dynamics of...

Open-Source Tool is a Windfall for Optogenetics

12/11/2016 • The first low-cost, easy-to-use optogenetics hardware platform will let biologists who have...

Neanderthal’s Dying Out For a Second Time, Our Genome

12/11/2016 • The Neanderthals disappeared about 30,000 years ago, but little...

Mount St. Helens Gets a Huge Ultrasound

12/11/2016 • Researchers are using remote sensing to better understand the hidden passageways beneath one...

New Signs of Life on Mars?

12/11/2016 • A strangely shaped depression on Mars could be a new place to look for signs of life on the...

AirSense, Sniffs Out Pollutants in Your Home

12/11/2016 • Many indoor air pollutants are colorless and odorless, which means people often fail to detect...

Strange Asteroid May Carry Water or Hydroxyl?

29/10/2016 • Astronomers have discovered possible evidence of water on the...

Gravity is Greater at The Center of This Crater on The Moon

29/10/2016 • The most detailed measurement of the moon’s gravity has uncovered interesting details about...

Supercomputer Predicts The Reactions of Living Cells

29/10/2016 • Predicting the reactions of living cells—huge numbers of genes, proteins, and enzymes,...

Metamaterial Hides Text Like a Chameleon

29/10/2016 • Scientists have used an electric current to not just heat a hybrid metamaterial, but also...

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