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New Group of galaxy clusters Could be Most Distant Yet

28/07/2017 • Researchers have created a catalogue of around 200 candidate galaxy clusters that may include...

Some Wasps ‘Co-Opt’ Genes to Make New Venom

16/07/2017 • Jewel wasps and their venom reveal new information about how genes change their function. A...

Robo Stairs Help Your Knees & Ankles

16/07/2017 • Researchers have built energy-recycling stairs that store a user’s...

Tuberculosis Cure?

09/07/2017 • Researchers have discovered a key metabolic mechanism in Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb)...

Listening to a Bee’s Buzz Could Stop Them From Disappearing

05/07/2017 • An inexpensive acoustic listening system can monitor bees in flight using data from small...

Bacteria Change Liquid’s Properties to Escape Entrapment

03/07/2017 • A flexible flagella “tail” allows bacteria to thin the liquid in which they’re swimming...

New Alloy Could Make Solar Cheaper & More Efficient

24/06/2017 • Researchers from the University of Michigan have developed a new semiconducting alloy that...

Wireless Charging Could Be a Game Changer for Electric Cars

19/06/2017 • Scientists have found a way to wirelessly transmit electricity to a nearby moving object. The...

Algae and light could treat heart disease

16/06/2017 • Injecting photosynthetic bacteria into the hearts of rats with cardiac disease and activating...

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...

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