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NEWS FROM THE FIELD FOR 2014

  • December 31, 2014
    Unique Sulawesi frog gives birth to tadpoles

  • December 31, 2014
    Penn scientists identify patterns of RNA regulation in the nuclei of plants

  • December 29, 2014
    CCNY study unveils new half-light half-matter quantum particles

  • December 24, 2014
    The ants that conquered the world

  • December 24, 2014
    Study sheds light on what causes cells to divide

  • December 22, 2014
    Tales from a Martian rock

  • December 22, 2014
    Researchers discover new genetic anomalies in lung cancer

  • December 22, 2014
    Penn researchers model the mechanics of cells' long-range communication

  • December 22, 2014
    New technology makes tissues, someday maybe organs

  • December 22, 2014
    Hands on: Crafting ultrathin color coatings

  • December 22, 2014
    Fragile bones of modern humans result from reduced physical activity

  • December 22, 2014
    Acoustic tweezers manipulate cell-to-cell contact

  • December 19, 2014
    Coral reveals long-term link between Pacific winds, global climate

  • December 18, 2014
    The Greenland Ice Sheet: Now in HD

  • December 18, 2014
    Team develops 'cool' new method for probing how molecules fold

  • December 18, 2014
    Sensing distant tornadoes, birds flew the coop

  • December 18, 2014
    Research aims to improve rechargeable batteries by focusing on graphene oxide paper

  • December 18, 2014
    Oregon researchers glimpse pathway of sunlight to electricity

  • December 18, 2014
    Instant-start computers possible with new breakthrough

  • December 18, 2014
    Compact Galaxy Groups Reveal Details of Their Close Encounters

  • December 17, 2014
    Switching to spintronics

  • December 17, 2014
    Study shows how breast cancer cells break free to spread in the body

  • December 17, 2014
    Study Hints that Ancient Earth Made Its Own Water—Geologically

  • December 17, 2014
    Of bugs and brains

  • December 17, 2014
    New conversion process turns biomass 'waste' into lucrative chemical products

  • December 17, 2014
    Ancient, hydrogen-rich waters discovered deep underground at locations around the world

  • December 17, 2014
    550-million-year-old fossils provide new clues about fossil formation

  • December 17, 2014
    'Perfect Storm' Quenching Star Formation around a Supermassive Black Hole

  • December 16, 2014
    Study reveals that people may inherit 'gut' bacteria that cause Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis

  • December 16, 2014
    Stay complex, my friends

  • December 16, 2014
    Scientists trace nanoparticles from plants to caterpillars

  • December 16, 2014
    New tracers can identify coal ash contamination in water

  • December 16, 2014
    Glacier beds can get slipperier at higher sliding speeds

  • December 16, 2014
    Big-data analysis reveals gene sharing in mice

  • December 15, 2014
    Promising new method for rapidly screening cancer drugs

  • December 15, 2014
    Past global warming similar to today's

  • December 15, 2014
    New discovery opens door for radical reduction in energy consumed by digital devices

  • December 15, 2014
    Molecular "hats" allow in vivo activation of disguised signaling peptides

  • December 15, 2014
    Climate change could leave cities more in the dark

  • December 15, 2014
    Carbon-trapping 'sponges' can cut greenhouse gases

  • December 15, 2014
    An ecosystem on steroids

  • December 12, 2014
    Slow rate of croc mutation revealed in major Science study

  • December 12, 2014
    Birdsong study reveals how brain uses timing during motor activity

  • December 11, 2014
    Tooth loss in birds occurred about 116 million years ago

  • December 11, 2014
    The story of a bizarre deep-sea bone worm takes an unexpected twist

  • December 11, 2014
    Study: Invasive species can dramatically alter landscapes

  • December 11, 2014
    Stacking 2-D materials may lower cost of semiconductor devices

  • December 11, 2014
    Scientists reveal new family tree for birds, clear back to dinosaur parents

  • December 11, 2014
    Scientists reconstruct genome of common ancestor of crocodiles, birds, dinosaurs

  • December 11, 2014
    Pulsing magnetic fields focus nanoparticles to deep targets

  • December 11, 2014
    Penn research outlines basic rules for construction with a type of origami

  • December 11, 2014
    New method helps map species' genetic heritage

  • December 11, 2014
    Nanoshaping method points to future manufacturing technology

  • December 11, 2014
    International team maps 'big bang' of bird evolution

  • December 11, 2014
    Genes tell story of birdsong and human speech

  • December 11, 2014
    Ebola virus may replicate in an exotic way

  • December 11, 2014
    Earth's most abundant mineral finally has a name

  • December 11, 2014
    Could ibuprofen be an anti-aging medicine?

  • December 11, 2014
    Computer scientists at UT Austin crack code for redrawing bird family tree

  • December 11, 2014
    Birds find their place in the avian tree of life

  • December 10, 2014
    Theory details how 'hot' monomers affect thin-film formation

  • December 10, 2014
    Sharing that crowded holiday flight with countless hitchhiking dust mites

  • December 10, 2014
    Proteins stepping on 'landmines': How they survive the immense heat they create

  • December 10, 2014
    Organic electronics could lead to cheap, wearable medical sensors

  • December 10, 2014
    No laughing matter: Nitrous oxide rose at end of last ice age

  • December 10, 2014
    New 'high-entropy' alloy is as light as aluminum, as strong as titanium alloys

  • December 10, 2014
    Interstellar mystery solved by supercomputer simulations

  • December 10, 2014
    Defects are perfect in laser-induced graphene

  • December 10, 2014
    Carbon soot particles, dust blamed for discoloring India's Taj Mahal

  • December 9, 2014
    Warmer Pacific Ocean could release millions of tons of seafloor methane

  • December 9, 2014
    Temperature anomalies are warming faster than Earth's average

  • December 9, 2014
    Now researchers can see how unfolded proteins move in the cell

  • December 9, 2014
    Multiple, short learning sessions strengthen memory formation in fragile X syndrome

  • December 9, 2014
    Conservation targeting tigers pushes leopards to change

  • December 9, 2014
    Can organic crops compete with industrial agriculture?

  • December 8, 2014
    Unusual electronic state found in new class of unconventional superconductors

  • December 8, 2014
    Solid-state proteins maximize the intensity of fluorescent, protein-based lasers

  • December 8, 2014
    Re-thinking Southern California earthquake scenarios in Coachella Valley, San Andreas Fault

  • December 8, 2014
    Penn researchers show commonalities in how different glassy materials fail

  • December 8, 2014
    Nanoparticle allows low-cost creation of 3-D nanostructures

  • December 5, 2014
    45-year physics mystery shows a path to quantum transistors

  • December 4, 2014
    Wireless brain sensor could unchain neuroscience from cables

  • December 4, 2014
    Science study links greenhouse gases to African rainfall

  • December 4, 2014
    Localized climate change contributed to ancient southwest depopulation

  • December 4, 2014
    Greenhouse gases linked to past African rainfall

  • December 4, 2014
    Electric eels deliver Taser-like shocks

  • December 3, 2014
    Tinkering with the Tao of pandas

  • December 3, 2014
    Study finds mixing genes helps guppies flourish, not fail

  • December 3, 2014
    Small drains mean big problems at 'baby beaches'

  • December 3, 2014
    Researchers get a rabbit's-eye view

  • December 3, 2014
    Parasites and the evolution of primate culture

  • December 3, 2014
    Computer model enables design of complex DNA shapes

  • December 3, 2014
    Astronomers detect atomic hydrogen emission in galaxies at record breaking distances

  • December 2, 2014
    Turn back the molecular clock, say Argentina's plant fossils

  • December 2, 2014
    Study of deadly bat disease finds surprising seasonal pattern of infections

  • December 2, 2014
    Study finds insects play important role in dealing with garbage on NYC streets

  • December 2, 2014
    Strange galaxy perplexes astronomers

  • December 2, 2014
    Looking at El Niño's past to predict its future

  • December 2, 2014
    Geckos are sticky without effort

  • December 1, 2014
    NYU researchers find silver lining playbook for performance

  • December 1, 2014
    Most of Earth's carbon may be hidden in the planet's inner core, new model suggests

  • December 1, 2014
    Minute movements of autistic children and parents provide clue to severity of disorder

  • December 1, 2014
    Another human footprint in the ocean

  • November 26, 2014
    Shaping the future of energy storage with conductive clay

  • November 26, 2014
    New technique could harvest more of the sun's energy

  • November 26, 2014
    Engineers make sound loud enough to bend light on a computer chip

  • November 26, 2014
    CMU researchers identify brain regions that encode words, grammar, story

  • November 25, 2014
    Research yields material made of single-atom layers that snap together like Legos

  • November 25, 2014
    Female color perception affects evolution of male plumage in birds

  • November 25, 2014
    Blu-ray Disc can be used to improve solar cell performance

  • November 24, 2014
    The living, breathing ocean

  • November 24, 2014
    Scientists do glass a solid--with new theory on how it transitions from a liquid

  • November 24, 2014
    Physicists predict Fano resonance in lead-free relaxors

  • November 24, 2014
    New device could make large biological circuits practical

  • November 24, 2014
    CT scans of coral skeletons reveal ocean acidity increases reef erosion

  • November 24, 2014
    Cell's skeleton is never still

  • November 24, 2014
    Boy moms more social in chimpanzees

  • November 24, 2014
    An inside job: UC-designed nanoparticles infiltrate, kill cancer cells from within

  • November 21, 2014
    Researchers study impact of power prosthetic failures on amputees

  • November 21, 2014
    Life's extremists may be an untapped source of antibacterial drugs

  • November 21, 2014
    How the hummingbird achieves its aerobatic feats

  • November 21, 2014
    China's new 'great wall' not so great

  • November 20, 2014
    UO-industry collaboration points to improved nanomaterials

  • November 20, 2014
    Rutgers chemistry professor named New Jersey Professor of the Year

  • November 20, 2014
    Quantum mechanical calculations reveal the hidden states of enzyme active sites

  • November 20, 2014
    Out of India

  • November 20, 2014
    New terahertz device could strengthen security

  • November 20, 2014
    New computer model predicts gut metabolites to better understand gastrointestinal disease

  • November 20, 2014
    Darwin 2.0

  • November 19, 2014
    What agricultural 'ecosystems on steroids' are doing to the air

  • November 19, 2014
    Warmer temperatures limit impact of parasites, boost pest populations

  • November 19, 2014
    UC-Irvine initiates joint project utilizing the arts to improve grade school science education

  • November 19, 2014
    Spiraling light, nanoparticles and insights into life's structure

  • November 19, 2014
    Of mice, not men

  • November 19, 2014
    Fathers' engagement with baby depends on mother

  • November 19, 2014
    Crops help to drive greater seasonal change in carbon dioxide cycle

  • November 19, 2014
    'Green Revolution' changes breathing of the biosphere

  • November 18, 2014
    Viruses impaired if their targets have diverse genes

  • November 18, 2014
    UCLA biochemists build largest synthetic molecular 'cage' ever

  • November 18, 2014
    Two sensors in one

  • November 18, 2014
    Fountain of youth underlies Antarctic Mountains

  • November 18, 2014
    Fossils cast doubt on climate change projections on habitats

  • November 17, 2014
    Why lizards have bird breath

  • November 17, 2014
    Tiny fish provides giant insight into how organisms adapt to changing environment

  • November 17, 2014
    Researchers discern the shapes of high-order Brownian motions

  • November 17, 2014
    New virus causes devastating sea star wasting disease

  • November 17, 2014
    New advance in cryopreservation could change management of world blood supplies

  • November 17, 2014
    Evolutionary constraints revealed in diversity of fish skulls

  • November 14, 2014
    Rutgers engineers create smartphone app to cut risk of power outages

  • November 14, 2014
    New form of crystalline order holds promise for thermoelectric applications

  • November 13, 2014
    Researchers find new way to move atomically thin semiconductors for use in extremely flexible devices

  • November 13, 2014
    Pulling together the early solar system

  • November 13, 2014
    Male bullies father more chimpanzees

  • November 13, 2014
    Lightning expected to increase by 50 percent with global warming

  • November 13, 2014
    For female chimpanzees, no consent agreement

  • November 13, 2014
    Cats and athletes teach robots to fall

  • November 12, 2014
    Symbiotic plants are more diverse, finds new study

  • November 12, 2014
    Stock market models help NYU researchers predict animal behavior

  • November 12, 2014
    Rice program models more detailed evolutionary networks from genetic data

  • November 12, 2014
    Inhabit(ants) of New York City: High diversity underfoot in urban environments

  • November 12, 2014
    A piece of the quantum puzzle

  • November 11, 2014
    Tree diseases can help forests

  • November 11, 2014
    Tail discovered on long-known asteroid

  • November 11, 2014
    Some plants regenerate by duplicating their DNA

  • November 11, 2014
    Microtubes create cozy space for neurons to grow, and grow fast

  • November 10, 2014
    Wireless devices used by casual pilots vulnerable to hacking, computer scientists find

  • November 10, 2014
    The cat's meow: Genome reveals clues to domestication

  • November 10, 2014
    SwRI-led team telescope effort reveals asteroid’s size for the first time

  • November 10, 2014
    Supercomputing beyond genealogy reveals surprising European ancestors

  • November 10, 2014
    Robotic ocean gliders aid study of melting polar ice

  • November 10, 2014
    Primordial galaxy bursts with starry births

  • November 10, 2014
    MU researchers offer first analysis of new human glucose disorder

  • November 10, 2014
    Heat transfer sets the noise floor for ultrasensitive electronics

  • November 10, 2014
    Classification of gene mutations in a children's cancer may point to improved treatments

  • November 10, 2014
    Bending--but not breaking--in search of new materials

  • November 10, 2014
    Baby photos of a scaled-up solar system

  • November 10, 2014
    ALMA finds best evidence yet for galactic merger in distant protocluster

  • November 7, 2014
    New global maps detail human-caused ocean acidification

  • November 6, 2014
    Rare 2.5-billion-year-old rocks reveal hot spot of sulfur-breathing bacteria

  • November 6, 2014
    Hungry bats compete for prey by jamming sonar

  • November 6, 2014
    Cockroach cyborgs use microphones to detect, trace sounds

  • November 6, 2014
    Birth of planets revealed in astonishing detail in ALMA’s 'best image ever'

  • November 6, 2014
    Birth of planets revealed in astonishing detail in ALMA's 'best image ever'

  • November 5, 2014
    Madagascar: Fossil skull analysis offers clue to mammals' evolution

  • November 5, 2014
    Jet-fueled electricity at room temperature

  • November 5, 2014
    Groundwater patches play important role in forest health, water quality

  • November 5, 2014
    European satellite could discover thousands of planets in Earth's galaxy

  • November 5, 2014
    Coexist or perish, new wildfire analysis says

  • November 4, 2014
    New insight into the neuroscience of choking under pressure

  • November 4, 2014
    Mosquitofish genitalia change rapidly due to human impacts

  • November 4, 2014
    Less reward, more aversion when learning tricky tasks

  • November 4, 2014
    How important is long-distance travel in the spread of epidemics?

  • November 4, 2014
    Compared with apes, people's gut bacteria lack diversity, study finds

  • November 4, 2014
    Carnegie Mellon project uses “provably fair” methods to help people split rent, divide goods, share credit

  • November 4, 2014
    Better Bomb-Sniffing Technology

  • November 3, 2014
    Outsmarting thermodynamics in self-assembly of nanostructures

  • November 3, 2014
    New technology shows promise for delivery of therapeutics to the brain

  • November 3, 2014
    Fighting for females: The evolution of a hummingbird

  • November 3, 2014
    Dance choreography improves girls' computational skills

  • November 3, 2014
    Astronomers solve puzzle about bizarre object at the center of our galaxy

  • November 2, 2014
    Ultracold disappearing act

  • November 2, 2014
    Getting more out of nature: Genetic toolkit finds new maximum for crop yields

  • October 31, 2014
    Decoding the emergence of metastatic cancer stem cells

  • October 30, 2014
    They know the drill: UW leads the league in boring through ice sheets

  • October 30, 2014
    New tech aims to improve communication between dogs and humans

  • October 30, 2014
    Link seen between seizures and migraines in the brain

  • October 30, 2014
    Lack of oxygen delayed the rise of animals on Earth

  • October 30, 2014
    Emerging disease could wipe out American, European salamanders

  • October 29, 2014
    Study shows tectonic plates not rigid, deform horizontally in cooling process

  • October 29, 2014
    Researchers track ammonium source in open ocean

  • October 29, 2014
    Planet-forming lifeline discovered in a binary star system: ALMA examines ezekiel-like 'wheel in a wheel' of dust and gas

  • October 29, 2014
    New study shows three abrupt pulses of CO2 during last deglaciation

  • October 28, 2014
    New technique uses bacteria's own CRISPR-Cas system to turn off genes

  • October 28, 2014
    Can the wave function of an electron be divided and trapped?

  • October 28, 2014
    Boulder team wins International Water Prize

  • October 27, 2014
    Rice team sets sights on better voting machine

  • October 27, 2014
    Georgia State astronomers image the exploding fireball stage of a nova

  • October 27, 2014
    First time-lapse images of exploding fireball from a 'nova' star

  • October 27, 2014
    Cell membranes self-assemble

  • October 27, 2014
    'Sticky' ends start synthetic collagen growth

  • October 26, 2014
    Turning loss to gain: Cutting power could dramatically boost laser output

  • October 25, 2014
    Taxi GPS data helps researchers study Hurricane Sandy's effect on NYC traffic

  • October 24, 2014
    University of Delaware study connects penguin chick weights to local weather conditions

  • October 24, 2014
    Physicists closer to understanding balance of matter, antimatter in Universe

  • October 23, 2014
    Lucky star escapes black hole with minor damage

  • October 23, 2014
    Icelandic volcano sits on massive magma hot spot

  • October 23, 2014
    Highest altitude ice age human occupation documented in Peruvian Andes

  • October 23, 2014
    Florida lizards evolve rapidly, within 15 years and 20 generations

  • October 23, 2014
    Birds roosting in large groups less likely to contract West Nile virus

  • October 22, 2014
    NYU researchers break nano barrier to engineer the first protein microfiber

  • October 22, 2014
    New 'Surveyman' software promises to revolutionize survey design and accuracy

  • October 22, 2014
    Human skin cells reprogrammed directly into brain cells

  • October 21, 2014
    When the isthmus is an island: Madison's hottest, and coldest, spots

  • October 21, 2014
    UT Arlington to host international gathering of mind, brain and education experts

  • October 21, 2014
    UNH scientist: Cosmic rays threaten future deep-space astronaut missions

  • October 21, 2014
    Special UO microscope captures defects in nanotubes

  • October 21, 2014
    POLARBEAR seeks cosmic answers in microwave polarization

  • October 21, 2014
    Big black holes can block new stars

  • October 20, 2014
    WSU researchers see how plants optimize their repair

  • October 20, 2014
    POLARBEAR detects curls in the Universe's oldest light

  • October 20, 2014
    Perceived hatred fuels conflicts between Democrats and Republicans, Israelis and Palestinians

  • October 20, 2014
    New tracers can identify frack fluids in the environment

  • October 20, 2014
    Mental rest and reflection boost learning, study suggests

  • October 20, 2014
    Imaging electric charge propagating along microbial nanowires

  • October 20, 2014
    Goldilocks principle wrong for particle assembly: Too hot and too cold is just right

  • October 20, 2014
    Facetless crystals that mimic starfish shells could advance 3-D-printing pills

  • October 20, 2014
    Built-in billboards: Male bluefin killifish signal different things with different fins

  • October 20, 2014
    A child's poor decision-making skills can predict later behavior problems, research shows

  • October 19, 2014
    Crystallizing the DNA nanotechnology dream

  • October 17, 2014
    Superconducting circuits, simplified

  • October 16, 2014
    Protons hog the momentum in neutron-rich nuclei

  • October 16, 2014
    Formation and large-scale confinement of jets emitted by young stars finally elucidated

  • October 16, 2014
    Are male brains wired to ignore food for sex?

  • October 15, 2014
    Weather history time machine

  • October 15, 2014
    Researchers develop world's thinnest electric generator

  • October 15, 2014
    Getting to know super-Earths

  • October 15, 2014
    Brain surgery through the cheek

  • October 15, 2014
    Astronomers spot faraway Uranus-like planet

  • October 15, 2014
    A brighter design emerges for low-cost, 'greener' LED light bulbs

  • October 14, 2014
    What goes up must come down

  • October 14, 2014
    Scientists discover carbonate rocks are unrecognized methane sink

  • October 14, 2014
    Dinosaur breathing study shows that noses enhanced smelling and cooled brain

  • October 13, 2014
    Tailored flexible illusion coatings hide objects from detection

  • October 13, 2014
    Stanford scientists create a 'smart' lithium-ion battery that warns of fire hazard

  • October 13, 2014
    Scientists link ALS progression to increased protein instability

  • October 10, 2014
    No single explanation for biodiversity in Madagascar

  • October 10, 2014
    Getting sharp images from dull detectors

  • October 10, 2014
    Charged graphene gives DNA a stage to perform molecular gymnastics

  • October 9, 2014
    Unstoppable magnetoresistance

  • October 9, 2014
    Snakes and snake-like robots show how sidewinders conquer sandy slopes

  • October 9, 2014
    Migrating animals' pee affects ocean chemistry

  • October 9, 2014
    Manipulating memory with light

  • October 9, 2014
    Electrically conductive plastics promising for batteries, solar cells

  • October 9, 2014
    Automated imaging system looks underground to help improve crops

  • October 8, 2014
    Radio telescopes unravel mystery of nova gamma rays

  • October 8, 2014
    A highway runs through it: Mountain lions in Southern California face genetic decay

  • October 7, 2014
    Slime-producing molecules help spread disease from cats to sea otters

  • October 6, 2014
    UT Arlington researchers demonstrate direct fluid flow influences neuron growth

  • October 6, 2014
    Trying to share our 'epic' moments may leave us feeling left out

  • October 6, 2014
    New technique to make foams could lead to lightweight, sustainable materials

  • October 6, 2014
    Natural gene selection can produce orange corn rich in provitamin A for Africa, U.S.

  • October 6, 2014
    A new way to extract bone-making cells from fat tissue

  • October 3, 2014
    Untangling how cables coil

  • October 3, 2014
    New study shows that yoga and meditation may help train the brain

  • October 2, 2014
    Study of mountain lion energetics shows the power of the pounce

  • October 2, 2014
    Princeton scientists observe elusive particle that is its own antiparticle

  • October 2, 2014
    New study first to document the voices of fish larvae

  • October 2, 2014
    New map exposes previously unseen details of seafloor

  • October 2, 2014
    Making oxygen before life

  • October 2, 2014
    Gut bacteria are protected by host during illness

  • October 2, 2014
    Big-headed ants grow bigger when faced with fierce competitors

  • October 2, 2014
    Argonne researchers create more accurate model for greenhouse gases from peatlands

  • October 1, 2014
    UT-Arlington big data analytics could yield better treatment for pain management

  • October 1, 2014
    Stressed out: Research sheds new light on why rechargeable batteries fail

  • October 1, 2014
    Spiders: Survival of the fittest group

  • October 1, 2014
    Public feels more negative toward drug addicts than mentally ill

  • October 1, 2014
    Nanoparticles accumulate quickly in wetland sediment

  • October 1, 2014
    Genetic secrets of the monarch butterfly revealed

  • October 1, 2014
    Evolving plumbing system beneath Greenland slows ice sheet as summer progresses

  • September 30, 2014
    Causes of California drought linked to climate change

  • September 29, 2014
    UT-Arlington researchers develop new transparent nanoscintillators for radiation detection

  • September 29, 2014
    Physics professor researches double-layered plasmas to predict earth-damaging space weather

  • September 29, 2014
    New research yields insights into science offered in California’s after-school programs

  • September 29, 2014
    How things coil

  • September 29, 2014
    Deceptive-looking vortex line in superfluid led to twice-mistaken identity

  • September 29, 2014
    Carnegie Mellon research shows viral DNA infects cells by changing from solid to fluid-like state

  • September 29, 2014
    Adding uncertainty to improve mathematical models

  • September 26, 2014
    Underwater robot for port security

  • September 26, 2014
    New UT-Dallas technology may lead to prolonged power in mobile devices

  • September 26, 2014
    Longstanding bottleneck in crystal structure prediction solved

  • September 25, 2014
    Water research tackles growing grassland threat: Trees

  • September 25, 2014
    Researchers engineer 'Cas9' animal models to study disease and inform drug discovery

  • September 25, 2014
    Penn chemists observe key reaction for producing 'atmosphere's detergent'

  • September 24, 2014
    Study: Biochar alters water flow to improve sand and clay

  • September 24, 2014
    Researchers uncover structure of enzyme that makes plant cellulose

  • September 24, 2014
    Most stars are born in clusters, some leave "home"

  • September 24, 2014
    Colorado's Front Range fire severity not much different than past, says CU study

  • September 24, 2014
    Chemists recruit anthrax to deliver cancer drugs

  • September 24, 2014
    Alzheimer's patients can still feel the emotion long after the memories have vanished

  • September 24, 2014
    A step in the right direction to avoid falls

  • September 24, 2014
    2-D materials' crystalline defects key to new properties

  • September 24, 2014
    'Skin-like' device monitors cardiovascular and skin health

  • September 23, 2014
    Water-quality trading can reduce river pollution

  • September 23, 2014
    Immune system is key ally in cyberwar against cancer

  • September 23, 2014
    High-throughput cell-sorting method can separate 10 billion bacterial cells in 30 minutes

  • September 23, 2014
    Could suburban sprawl be good for segregation?

  • September 22, 2014
    Variability keeps the body in balance

  • September 22, 2014
    Snail shells show high-rise plateau is much lower than it used to be

  • September 22, 2014
    Platelets modulate clotting behavior by 'feeling' their surroundings

  • September 22, 2014
    New RFID technology helps robots find household objects

  • September 22, 2014
    New chip promising for tumor-targeting research

  • September 22, 2014
    Infant Solar System shows signs of windy weather

  • September 22, 2014
    Graphene flaws key to creating hypersensitive 'electronic nose'

  • September 22, 2014
    From spreadsheets to solutions: New platform enables next generation of open-city data

  • September 22, 2014
    Finding hints of gravitational waves in the stars

  • September 21, 2014
    Engineered proteins stick like glue--even in water

  • September 19, 2014
    Dwindling wind may tip predator-prey balance

  • September 18, 2014
    UChicago-Argonne National Lab team improves solar-cell efficiency

  • September 18, 2014
    Small, fast and crowded: Mammal traits amplify tick-borne illness

  • September 18, 2014
    Researchers develop unique waste cleanup for rural areas

  • September 18, 2014
    Physicists heat freestanding graphene to control curvature of ripples

  • September 18, 2014
    Nuclear spins control current in plastic LED

  • September 18, 2014
    Finding supports model on cause of DNA's right-handed double helix

  • September 18, 2014
    Changes in coastal upwelling linked to temporary declines in marine ecosystem

  • September 17, 2014
    Smallest known galaxy with a supermassive black hole

  • September 17, 2014
    Math model designed to replace invasive kidney biopsy for lupus patients

  • September 17, 2014
    Engineering longer-lived batteries for electric vehicles and other high-power applications

  • September 17, 2014
    Creating pancakes using galaxy collisions--violent origins of disk galaxies probed by radio telescopes

  • September 17, 2014
    Cape Cod salt marsh recovery looks good, falls short

  • September 17, 2014
    A massive black hole has been found at the center of an ultra-compact galaxy

  • September 16, 2014
    UC-Irvine team is first to capture motion of single molecule in real time

  • September 16, 2014
    Novel capability enables first test of real turbine engine conditions

  • September 16, 2014
    Meteorite that doomed dinosaurs remade forests

  • September 16, 2014
    For electronics beyond silicon, a new contender emerges

  • September 15, 2014
    Tigers, pandas and people: A recipe for conservation insight

  • September 15, 2014
    Researchers control surface tension to manipulate liquid metals

  • September 15, 2014
    Penn team studies nanocrystals by passing them through tiny pores

  • September 15, 2014
    Northeastern researchers develop novel method for working with nanotubes

  • September 15, 2014
    Microbiome research shows each tree species has a unique bacterial identity

  • September 15, 2014
    Long-term effects of childhood asthma influenced by socioeconomic status

  • September 15, 2014
    Judging a fish by its color: For female bluefin killifish, love is a yellow mate

  • September 15, 2014
    Gas leaks from faulty wells linked to contamination in some groundwater

  • September 15, 2014
    Early Earth less hellish than previously thought

  • September 15, 2014
    Contaminated water in two states linked to faulty shale gas wells

  • September 15, 2014
    Camera developed at WUSTL sheds light on mate choice of swordtail fish

  • September 14, 2014
    Study sheds new light on why batteries go bad

  • September 14, 2014
    Penn research helps uncover mechanism behind solid-solid phase transitions

  • September 12, 2014
    Stanford-led study assesses the environmental costs and benefits of fracking

  • September 12, 2014
    Corn spots: Study finds important genes in defense response

  • September 11, 2014
    Volunteer 'eyes on the skies' track peregrine falcon recovery in California

  • September 11, 2014
    Some male scientists willing to forsake careers for family

  • September 11, 2014
    Researchers create world's largest DNA origami

  • September 11, 2014
    Getting hot and wet in Vermont

  • September 11, 2014
    Compound protects brain cells after traumatic brain injury

  • September 11, 2014
    'Hot Jupiters' provoke their own host suns to wobble

  • September 11, 2014
    'Green wave' explains migratory bird routes

  • September 10, 2014
    U.S. cityscapes show consistent patterns of 'urban evolution'

  • September 10, 2014
    Sequencing and analysis of gibbon genome sheds light on its complex evolution

  • September 10, 2014
    Researchers advance artificial intelligence for player goal prediction in gaming

  • September 10, 2014
    Nanotechnology aids in cooling electrons without external sources

  • September 10, 2014
    LSU scientists lead research on speciation in the tropics

  • September 10, 2014
    Lady baboons with guy pals live longer

  • September 10, 2014
    Ancient swamp creature had lips like Mick Jagger

  • September 9, 2014
    The saplings go their own way

  • September 9, 2014
    Shift in Arabia Sea plankton may threaten fisheries

  • September 9, 2014
    Sharks in acidic waters avoid smell of food

  • September 9, 2014
    Rice wireless experts tap unused TV spectrum

  • September 9, 2014
    Medical Testing on the Go

  • September 9, 2014
    How skin falls apart: Pathology of autoimmune skin disease is revealed at the nanoscale

  • September 9, 2014
    Hog workers carry drug-resistant bacteria even after they leave the farm

  • September 9, 2014
    Carnegie Mellon's smart headlights spare the eyes of oncoming drivers

  • September 8, 2014
    Study traces ecological collapse over 6,000 years of Egyptian history

  • September 8, 2014
    Reacting to personal setbacks: Do you bounce back or give up?

  • September 8, 2014
    Ohio University paleontologists discover new species of titanosaurian dinosaur in Tanzania

  • September 8, 2014
    In one of nature's innovations, a single cell smashes and rebuilds its own genome

  • September 8, 2014
    Co-flowing liquids can stabilize chaotic 'whipping' in microfluidic jets

  • September 8, 2014
    'Solid' light could compute previously unsolvable problems

  • September 7, 2014
    Ultra-thin, high-speed detector captures unprecedented range of light waves

  • September 5, 2014
    Syracuse physicists explore biomimetic clocks

  • September 5, 2014
    Penn engineers advance understanding of graphene's friction properties

  • September 5, 2014
    Like weeds of the sea, 'brown tide' algae exploit nutrient-rich coastlines

  • September 5, 2014
    Banked blood grows stiffer with age, study finds

  • September 4, 2014
    Titania-based material holds promise as new insulator for superconductors

  • September 4, 2014
    Study resolves discrepancy in Greenland temperatures during end of last ice age

  • September 4, 2014
    Scientists apply biomedical technique to reveal changes within the body of the ocean

  • September 4, 2014
    Research shows declining levels of acidity in Sierra Nevada lakes

  • September 4, 2014
    Magnetic nanocubes self-assemble into helical superstructures

  • September 4, 2014
    Drexel team unveils Dreadnoughtus: A gigantic, exceptionally complete sauropod dinosaur

  • September 4, 2014
    Cost-effective, high-performance micropumps for lab-on-a-chip disease diagnosis

  • September 4, 2014
    Coffee genome sheds light on the evolution of caffeine

  • September 4, 2014
    Atomically thin material opens door for integrated nanophotonic circuits

  • September 3, 2014
    UCSB researchers develop ultrasensitive biosensor from molybdenite semiconductor

  • September 3, 2014
    Study shows cellular RNA can template DNA repair in yeast

  • September 3, 2014
    Students report greater learning gains in traditional science courses

  • September 3, 2014
    Hawaii scientist maps, names Laniakea, our home supercluster of galaxies

  • September 3, 2014
    Half of all exoplanet host stars are binaries

  • September 3, 2014
    A 'clear' choice for clearing 3-D cell cultures

  • September 2, 2014
    Sierra Nevada freshwater runoff could drop 26 percent by 2100, UC study finds

  • September 2, 2014
    Scientists discover the genomic origins of canola

  • September 2, 2014
    Researchers find Asian camel crickets now common in U.S. homes

  • September 2, 2014
    New synthesis method may shape future of nanostructures, clean energy

  • September 2, 2014
    Experiences make you happier than possessions--before and after

  • September 1, 2014
    Engineers develop new sensor to detect tiny individual nanoparticles

  • August 31, 2014
    Why sibling stars look alike: Early, fast mixing in star-birth clouds

  • August 31, 2014
    Mixing in star-forming clouds explains why sibling stars look alike

  • August 29, 2014
    The power of hidden patterns

  • August 29, 2014
    Surprising new role for calcium in sensing pain

  • August 29, 2014
    More than half of biology majors are women, yet gender gaps remain in science classrooms

  • August 28, 2014
    Watching the structure of glass under pressure

  • August 28, 2014
    UM cicada study discovers two genomes that function as one

  • August 28, 2014
    Socially-assistive robots help kids with autism learn by providing personalized prompts

  • August 28, 2014
    Radio telescopes settle controversy over distance to Pleiades

  • August 28, 2014
    Home is where the microbes are

  • August 28, 2014
    Genomic sequencing reveals mutations, insights into 2014 Ebola outbreak

  • August 28, 2014
    Flapping baby birds give clues to origin of flight

  • August 28, 2014
    CCNY team defines new biodiversity metric

  • August 27, 2014
    What lit up the universe?

  • August 27, 2014
    Water 'thermostat' could help engineer drought-resistant crops

  • August 27, 2014
    Study shows dispersant lingered in Gulf four years after oil spill

  • August 27, 2014
    Southwest may face 'megadrought' this century

  • August 27, 2014
    Scientists plug into a learning brain

  • August 27, 2014
    Pacific plate shrinking as it cools

  • August 27, 2014
    Orion rocks! Pebble-size particles may jump-start planet formation

  • August 27, 2014
    New smartphone app can detect newborn jaundice in minutes

  • August 27, 2014
    New analytical technology reveals 'nanomechanical' surface traits

  • August 27, 2014
    Museum specimens, modern cities show how an insect pest will respond to climate change

  • August 27, 2014
    Flexing the brain: Why learning tasks can be difficult

  • August 27, 2014
    Detecting neutrinos, physicists look into the heart of the sun

  • August 26, 2014
    Trash burning worldwide significantly worsens air pollution

  • August 26, 2014
    Penn paleontologists describe a possible dinosaur nest and young 'babysitter'

  • August 26, 2014
    New technology may identify tiny strains in body tissues before injuries occur

  • August 26, 2014
    New estrogen-based compound suppresses binge-like eating behavior in female mice

  • August 26, 2014
    Do we live in a 2-D hologram?

  • August 26, 2014
    Best view yet of merging galaxies in distant universe

  • August 25, 2014
    Tilted acoustic tweezers separate cells gently

  • August 25, 2014
    Sorting cells with sound waves

  • August 25, 2014
    Researchers find boron facilitates stem cell growth and development in corn

  • August 25, 2014
    Exposure to toxins makes great-granddaughters more susceptible to stress

  • August 25, 2014
    Critical transport: Bond LSC team finds boron vital for plant stem cells, corn reproduction

  • August 25, 2014
    'Robo Brain' will teach robots everything from the Internet

  • August 25, 2014
    'Just right' plant growth may make river deltas resilient

  • August 21, 2014
    Sunlight, not microbes, key to CO2 in Arctic

  • August 21, 2014
    Sunlight controls the fate of carbon released from thawing arctic permafrost

  • August 21, 2014
    Scientists uncover clues to role of magnetism in iron-based superconductors

  • August 21, 2014
    Researchers map quantum vortices inside superfluid helium nanodroplets

  • August 21, 2014
    Researchers develop models to study polyelectrolytes, including DNA and RNA

  • August 21, 2014
    Marine protected areas might not be enough to help overfished reefs recover

  • August 21, 2014
    Laser device may end pin pricks, improve quality of life for diabetics

  • August 21, 2014
    JILA team finds first direct evidence of 'spin symmetry' in atoms

  • August 21, 2014
    How hummingbirds evolved to detect sweetness

  • August 21, 2014
    From dandruff to deep-sea vents, an ecologically hyper-diverse fungus

  • August 21, 2014
    Cause of global warming hiatus found deep in the Atlantic Ocean

  • August 21, 2014
    Alternate mechanism of species formation picks up support, thanks to a South American ant

  • August 21, 2014
    800 meters beneath Antarctic Ice Sheet, subglacial lake holds viable microbial ecosystems

  • August 20, 2014
    UT-Knoxville research uncovers subglacial life beneath Antarctic Ice Sheet

  • August 20, 2014
    The ABCs of animal speech: Not so random after all

  • August 20, 2014
    Research paves way for development of cyborg moth 'biobots'

  • August 20, 2014
    New research shows seals and sea lions likely spread tuberculosis to humans

  • August 20, 2014
    New framework would facilitate use of new Android security modules

  • August 20, 2014
    MIT study investigates power generation from the meeting of river water and seawater

  • August 20, 2014
    Hot-spring bacteria reveal ability to use far-red light for photosynthesis

  • August 20, 2014
    High-school students discover stars at SMU research program

  • August 19, 2014
    Study uncovers spectrum of fate for weathered oil

  • August 19, 2014
    Philippine tarsier gets boost from Kansas research, and genetic proof of a new variety

  • August 18, 2014
    Visual 'gist' helps us figure out where a crowd is looking

  • August 18, 2014
    Trees and shrubs invading critical grasslands, diminish cattle production

  • August 18, 2014
    StopInfo for OneBusAway app makes buses more usable for blind riders

  • August 18, 2014
    Seafood substitutions can expose consumers to unexpectedly high mercury

  • August 18, 2014
    No one-size-fits-all approach in a changing climate, changing land

  • August 18, 2014
    Dark Energy Survey kicks off second season cataloging the wonders of deep space

  • August 18, 2014
    Bacterial nanowires not what scientists thought they were

  • August 17, 2014
    A shift in the code: New method reveals hidden genetic landscape

  • August 15, 2014
    Plants may use language to communicate with each other, Virginia Tech researcher finds

  • August 15, 2014
    Bats bolster brain hypothesis, maybe technology too

  • August 14, 2014
    The 1,000-robot swarm

  • August 14, 2014
    Scripps Research Institute chemists uncover powerful new click chemistry reactivity

  • August 14, 2014
    Researchers identify a brain 'switchboard' important in attention and sleep

  • August 14, 2014
    New Milky Way maps help solve stubborn interstellar material mystery

  • August 14, 2014
    Molecular engineers record an electron's quantum behavior

  • August 14, 2014
    Minke whales lunge 100 times per hour to feed under sea ice

  • August 14, 2014
    Lionfish characteristics make them more 'terminator' than predator

  • August 14, 2014
    Inside the cell, an ocean of buffeting waves

  • August 13, 2014
    Study of Chilean quake shows potential for future earthquake

  • August 13, 2014
    Novel chip-based platform could simplify measurements of single molecules

  • August 13, 2014
    New test reveals purity of graphene

  • August 13, 2014
    New material could enhance fast and accurate DNA sequencing

  • August 13, 2014
    New analysis reveals tumor weaknesses

  • August 12, 2014
    UM research improves temperature modeling across mountainous landscapes

  • August 12, 2014
    No excess baggage: Antarctic insect's genome, newly sequenced, is smallest to date

  • August 12, 2014
    Dartmouth study demonstrates key brain region in contextual memories

  • August 12, 2014
    Copper foam turns CO2 into useful chemicals

  • August 11, 2014
    Rutgers researchers show how fast you drive might reveal exactly where you are going

  • August 11, 2014
    From eons to seconds, proteins exploit the same forces

  • August 11, 2014
    Follow the radio waves to exomoons

  • August 11, 2014
    A global temperature conundrum: Cooling or warming climate?

  • August 10, 2014
    An easier way to manipulate malaria genes

  • August 9, 2014
    What does 'diversity' mean to you? The answer may depend on your race

  • August 8, 2014
    Study measures steep coastal costs of China's GDP growth

  • August 8, 2014
    Photo editing algorithm changes weather, seasons automatically

  • August 8, 2014
    Ancient shellfish remains rewrite 10,000-year history of El Niño cycles

  • August 7, 2014
    Robot folds itself up and walks away

  • August 7, 2014
    Origami robot folds itself up, crawls away

  • August 7, 2014
    Ocean's most oxygen-deprived zones to shrink under climate change

  • August 7, 2014
    Northern Pacific's tropical anoxic zone might shrink from climate change

  • August 7, 2014
    Learning from origami to design new materials

  • August 7, 2014
    Gut microbes browse along a gene buffet

  • August 7, 2014
    Astronomers find stream of gas--2.6 million light years long

  • August 6, 2014
    Taking the pulse of aging

  • August 6, 2014
    Mercury in the global ocean

  • August 6, 2014
    A breath reveals a hidden image in anti-counterfeit drug labels

  • August 5, 2014
    Researchers boost insect aggression by altering brain metabolism

  • August 5, 2014
    Butterflies could hold key to probes that repair genes

  • August 5, 2014
    ALMA pinpoints Pluto to help guide NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft

  • August 4, 2014
    WSU researchers see violent era in ancient Southwest

  • August 4, 2014
    Learning how things fall apart

  • August 4, 2014
    CU Denver study shows excess parking at some Denver sports stadiums

  • August 4, 2014
    An embryonic cell's fate is sealed by the speed of a signal

  • August 1, 2014
    Newly discovered juvenile whale shark aggregation in Red Sea

  • August 1, 2014
    Discovery could point to advancements in key electrochemical applications

  • July 31, 2014
    Study finds physical link to strange electronic behavior

  • July 31, 2014
    Researchers uncover clues to flu's mechanisms

  • July 31, 2014
    Companion planets can increase old worlds' chance at life

  • July 31, 2014
    Chemists demonstrate 'bricks-and-mortar' assembly of new molecular structures

  • July 31, 2014
    Carnegie Mellon chemists create nanofibers using unprecedented new method

  • July 30, 2014
    Young binary star system may form planets with weird and wild orbits

  • July 30, 2014
    Supportive moms and sisters boost female baboon's rank

  • July 30, 2014
    ScratchJr: Coding for kindergarten

  • July 30, 2014
    Saving seeds the right way can save the world's plants

  • July 30, 2014
    New catalyst converts carbon dioxide to fuel

  • July 30, 2014
    Mapping the optimal route between two quantum states

  • July 30, 2014
    Finding quantum lines of desire

  • July 30, 2014
    Exploring 3-D printing to make organs for transplants

  • July 30, 2014
    Engineering a protein to prevent brain damage from toxic agents

  • July 30, 2014
    Decades-old amber collection offers new views of an ancient world

  • July 30, 2014
    Climate change research goes to the extremes

  • July 30, 2014
    Antarctic ice sheet is result of CO2 decrease, not continental breakup

  • July 29, 2014
    Tricking plants to see the light may control the most important twitch on Earth

  • July 28, 2014
    UTSA, Alamo Colleges partnership provides summer research opportunities for students

  • July 28, 2014
    Superconductivity could form at high temperatures in layered 2-D crystals

  • July 28, 2014
    Stress-tolerant tomato relative sequenced

  • July 28, 2014
    Social network research may boost prairie dog conservation efforts

  • July 28, 2014
    Seeing is bead-lieving

  • July 28, 2014
    Mineral magic? Common mineral capable of making and breaking bonds

  • July 28, 2014
    Industrial lead pollution beat explorers to the South Pole by 22 years and persists today

  • July 28, 2014
    Generating a genome to feed the world: UA-led team sequences African rice

  • July 28, 2014
    Forced mutations doom HIV

  • July 27, 2014
    Study: Climate change and air pollution will combine to curb food supplies

  • July 24, 2014
    Technique simplifies the creation of high-tech crystals

  • July 24, 2014
    Synchronization of North Atlantic, North Pacific preceded abrupt warming, end of ice age

  • July 24, 2014
    New class of materials could power memory devices

  • July 24, 2014
    Nearly 50 years of lemur data now available online

  • July 24, 2014
    Monitoring the rise and fall of the microbiome

  • July 24, 2014
    Jackson Laboratory researchers find new mechanism for neurodegeneration

  • July 24, 2014
    Experiments prove 'stemness' of individual immune memory cells

  • July 24, 2014
    Dinosaurs fell victim to perfect storm of events, study shows

  • July 23, 2014
    The birth of topological spintronics

  • July 23, 2014
    Spinach could lead to alternative energy more powerful than Popeye

  • July 23, 2014
    Discovery is key to metal wear in sliding parts

  • July 23, 2014
    Climate change and the soil

  • July 23, 2014
    A new approach in the search for extraterrestrial intelligence: targeting alien polluters

  • July 23, 2014
    15-year analysis of blue whale range off California finds conflict with shipping lanes

  • July 22, 2014
    Preschoolers can reflect on what they don't know

  • July 22, 2014
    Oso disaster had its roots in earlier landslides

  • July 22, 2014
    New model helps explain how provisions promote or reduce wildlife disease

  • July 22, 2014
    Creating optical cables out of thin air

  • July 22, 2014
    Alaska frogs reach record lows in extreme temperature survival

  • July 21, 2014
    When the world's hyperconnectivity impacts sustainability

  • July 21, 2014
    Stem cells aid muscle repair and strengthening after resistance exercise

  • July 21, 2014
    Size and age of plants impact their productivity more than climate, study shows

  • July 21, 2014
    Scientists describe mechanism gold nanoparticles use to easily penetrate cells

  • July 21, 2014
    Philosopher uses game theory to understand how words, actions acquire meaning

  • July 21, 2014
    Oregon chemists eye improved thin films with metal substitution

  • July 21, 2014
    Fecal transplants let packrats eat poison

  • July 21, 2014
    CU, Old Dominion team finds sea-level rise in western tropical Pacific anthropogenic

  • July 18, 2014
    The bend in the Appalachian Mountain chain is finally explained

  • July 17, 2014
    New view of Rainier's volcanic plumbing

  • July 17, 2014
    Highly charged ions

  • July 17, 2014
    First ab initio method for characterizing hot carriers

  • July 16, 2014
    Study: Climate-cooling Arctic lakes soak up greenhouse gases

  • July 16, 2014
    Making a mental match: Pairing a mechanical device with stroke patients

  • July 16, 2014
    Cell membrane proteins give up their secrets

  • July 15, 2014
    Protein's 'hands' enable bacteria to establish infection, research finds

  • July 15, 2014
    Penn study: Understanding graphene's electrical properties on an atomic level

  • July 15, 2014
    Hidden variations in neuronal networks may explain traumatic brain injury outcomes

  • July 15, 2014
    70-foot-long, 52-ton concrete bridge survives series of simulated earthquakes

  • July 15, 2014
    3-D nanostructure could benefit nanoelectronics, gas storage

  • July 14, 2014
    Tiniest catch: UA scientists' fishing expedition reveals viral diversity in the sea

  • July 14, 2014
    Rutgers chemists develop technology to produce clean-burning hydrogen fuel

  • July 14, 2014
    Months before their first words, babies' brains rehearse speech mechanics

  • July 13, 2014
    Deep within spinach leaves, vibrations enhance efficiency of photosynthesis

  • July 10, 2014
    Scripps scientists discover evidence of super-fast deep earthquake

  • July 10, 2014
    Scripps Florida scientists shed new light on nerve cell growth

  • July 10, 2014
    Radio-burst discovery deepens astrophysics mystery

  • July 10, 2014
    Radio-burst discovery deepens astrophysics mystery

  • July 10, 2014
    Precipitation, not warming temperatures, may be key in bird adaptation to climate change

  • July 10, 2014
    New research finds ocean's most abundant organisms have clear daily cycles

  • July 10, 2014
    Human cells' protein factory has an alternate operating manual

  • July 10, 2014
    Georgia Tech team pairs humanoid with popular game to help kids with rehabilitation

  • July 9, 2014
    USF study: Amphibians can acquire resistance to deadly fungus

  • July 9, 2014
    Study predicts ranavirus as potential new culprit in amphibian extinctions

  • July 9, 2014
    Shark teeth analysis provides detailed new look at Arctic climate change

  • July 9, 2014
    Researchers discover boron 'buckyball'

  • July 9, 2014
    New plant species from the heart of Texas

  • July 9, 2014
    For corals adapting to climate change, it's survival of the fattest--and most flexible

  • July 9, 2014
    Biologists link sexual selection and placenta formation

  • July 9, 2014
    Astronomers discover the most distant Milky Way stars detected to date

  • July 8, 2014
    When faced with some sugars, bacteria can be picky eaters

  • July 8, 2014
    Solar energy gets a boost

  • July 8, 2014
    Small but plentiful: How the faintest galaxies illuminated the early universe

  • July 8, 2014
    Cosmic accounting reveals missing light crisis

  • July 8, 2014
    AAU launches STEM education initiative website, announces STEM network conference

  • July 8, 2014
    A hotspot for powerful cosmic rays

  • July 7, 2014
    Why 'whispers' among bees sometimes evolve into 'shouts'

  • July 7, 2014
    Study reveals strong links between Antarctic climate, food web

  • July 7, 2014
    Small, but plentiful: How the faintest galaxies illuminated the early universe

  • July 7, 2014
    Science and cookies: Researchers tap into citizen science to shed light on ant diversity

  • July 7, 2014
    SAR11, oceans' most abundant organism, has ability to create methane

  • July 7, 2014
    Dodging dots helps explain brain circuitry

  • July 6, 2014
    Rewriting the history of volcanic forcing during the past 2,000 years

  • July 6, 2014
    Penn researchers: Consider the 'anticrystal'

  • July 6, 2014
    Discovery provides insights on how plants respond to elevated CO2 levels

  • July 3, 2014
    Oklahoma earthquake swarm linked to wastewater injection wells

  • July 3, 2014
    MagLab discovery could be crucial step to quantum computer

  • July 3, 2014
    Discovery expands search for Earth-like planets

  • July 3, 2014
    Controversial clues of two 'Goldilocks planets' that might support life are proven false

  • July 2, 2014
    Stem cell type resists chemotherapy drug

  • July 2, 2014
    Researchers invent 'meta mirror' to help advance nonlinear optical systems

  • July 1, 2014
    Tags reveal Chilean devil rays are among ocean's deepest divers

  • July 1, 2014
    Solar panels light the way from carbon dioxide to fuel

  • July 1, 2014
    Research could lead to dramatic energy savings at data farms

  • July 1, 2014
    Plants respond to leaf vibrations caused by insects' chewing, MU study finds

  • July 1, 2014
    Clemson scientists: Kudzu can release soil carbon, accelerate global warming

  • June 30, 2014
    Using geometry, researchers coax human embryonic stem cells to organize themselves

  • June 30, 2014
    New study: Ancient Arctic sharks tolerated brackish water 50 million years ago

  • June 30, 2014
    New bridge design improves earthquake resistance, reduces damage and speeds construction

  • June 30, 2014
    Muscle-powered bio-bots walk on command

  • June 30, 2014
    MicroBooNE particle detector makes its move, with Yale's help

  • June 30, 2014
    19th century math tactic gets a makeover--and yields answers up to 200 times faster

  • June 29, 2014
    Study finds emperor penguin in peril

  • June 29, 2014
    Noninvasive brain control

  • June 29, 2014
    Marine bacteria are natural source of chemical fire retardants

  • June 27, 2014
    Scientists identify new pathogenic and protective microbes associated with severe diarrhea

  • June 27, 2014
    Getting the jump on big data for LSST

  • June 26, 2014
    Sequencing electric eel genome unlocks shocking secrets

  • June 26, 2014
    Scientists find the shocking truth about electric fish

  • June 26, 2014
    Let there be light: Chemists develop magnetically responsive liquid crystals

  • June 25, 2014
    Study links Greenland ice sheet collapse, sea-level rise 400,000 years ago

  • June 25, 2014
    Stanley Miller's forgotten experiments, analyzed

  • June 25, 2014
    Mathematical models explain how a wrinkle becomes a crease

  • June 25, 2014
    Lowering toxicity of new HIV drugs predicted to improve life expectancy

  • June 25, 2014
    Discovery of exotic supernova sees Dark Energy Survey start off with a bang!

  • June 25, 2014
    Controlling movement with light

  • June 25, 2014
    Carnegie Mellon method automatically cuts boring parts from long videos

  • June 25, 2014
    Carbon-fiber epoxy honeycombs mimic the material performance of balsa wood

  • June 24, 2014
    UT Arlington nanoparticles could provide easier route for cell therapy

  • June 24, 2014
    Regional anesthesia cuts length of stay, mortality vs. general anesthesia in hip fracture surgery

  • June 24, 2014
    Metal particles in solids aren't as fixed as they seem, new memristor study shows

  • June 24, 2014
    Massive 30-ton MicroBooNE particle detector moved into place, will see neutrinos this year

  • June 24, 2014
    Computing power for all

  • June 23, 2014
    Wearable computing gloves can teach Braille, even if you're not paying attention

  • June 23, 2014
    UCI study finds that learning by repetition impairs recall of details

  • June 23, 2014
    Rett syndrome drug shows promise in clinical trial

  • June 23, 2014
    Remarkable white dwarf star possibly coldest, dimmest ever detected

  • June 23, 2014
    Measuring the mass of 'massless' electrons

  • June 23, 2014
    Long, non-coding RNAs can encode proteins after all

  • June 23, 2014
    Ancient ocean currents may have changed pacing and intensity of ice ages

  • June 23, 2014
    'Tom Sawyer' regulatory protein initiates gene transcription in a hit-and-run mechanism

  • June 19, 2014
    Evolution depends on rare chance events, 'molecular time travel' experiments show

  • June 18, 2014
    New research using satellite images reveals that emperor penguins are more willing to relocate than previously thought

  • June 18, 2014
    Neurons get their neighbors to take out their trash

  • June 18, 2014
    Maybe birds can have it all: Dazzling colors and pretty songs

  • June 18, 2014
    Familiar yet strange: Water's 'split personality' revealed by computer model

  • June 17, 2014
    Strange physics turns off laser

  • June 17, 2014
    Seeing the inner workings of the brain made easier by new technique from Stanford

  • June 17, 2014
    Families contribute to research via browser and webcam

  • June 17, 2014
    Dynamic spectroscopy duo

  • June 17, 2014
    Composition of Earth's mantle revisited

  • June 16, 2014
    When genes play games

  • June 16, 2014
    UMD-led public computational biology Web service gains popularity

  • June 16, 2014
    Tugging on the “malignant” switch

  • June 16, 2014
    Trapping light: A long lifetime in a very small place

  • June 16, 2014
    Researchers use virus to reveal nanopore physics

  • June 16, 2014
    Many bodies prompt stem cells to change

  • June 16, 2014
    Gemini reveals a gravitational wave source in hiding

  • June 16, 2014
    Controlling ragweed pollen in Detroit: A no-mow solution for Motown?

  • June 16, 2014
    Caterpillars that eat multiple plant species are more susceptible to hungry birds

  • June 16, 2014
    Automating laboratory-on-a-chip to cut health care costs

  • June 15, 2014
    Melting and refreezing of deep Greenland ice speeds flow to sea, study says

  • June 12, 2014
    New evidence for oceans of water deep in the Earth

  • June 12, 2014
    Migratory birds help spread plant species across hemispheres

  • June 12, 2014
    High resolution radar at Arecibo Observatory reveals asteroid as a beauty, not a beast

  • June 12, 2014
    Going inside an ant raft

  • June 12, 2014
    Gibraltar currents show proof of past climate changes

  • June 12, 2014
    Genome could unlock eucalyptus potential for paper, fuel and fiber

  • June 12, 2014
    Climate change winners and losers

  • June 11, 2014
    Infant immune systems learn fast, but have short memories

  • June 11, 2014
    Guarding against 'Carmageddon' cyberattacks

  • June 11, 2014
    Gigantic explosion buried in dust: ALMA probes environment around gamma ray bursts

  • June 11, 2014
    Findings may advance iron-rich, cadmium-free crops

  • June 10, 2014
    Researchers find major West Antarctic Glacier melting from geothermal sources

  • June 10, 2014
    NSF funds effort to market UT Arlington arsenic analyzer

  • June 10, 2014
    Genetics reveal that reef corals and their algae live together but evolve independently

  • June 10, 2014
    Evolution and venomous snakes: Diet distinguishes look-a-likes on two continents

  • June 9, 2014
    Using Twitter to track flu, Lady Gaga

  • June 9, 2014
    Penn research develops 'onion' vesicles for drug delivery

  • June 9, 2014
    How much fertilizer is too much for the climate?

  • June 9, 2014
    Flagship U.S. Arctic research facility welcomes EU scientists

  • June 9, 2014
    Designing ion 'highway systems' for batteries

  • June 6, 2014
    UAF takes delivery of Research Vessel Sikuliaq

  • June 5, 2014
    Opening a wide window on the nano-world of surface catalysis

  • June 5, 2014
    How do phytoplankton survive scarcity of a critical nutrient?

  • June 5, 2014
    A new way to make laser-like beams using 250x less power

  • June 4, 2014
    You catch (and kill) more flies with this sweetener

  • June 4, 2014
    Testing the waters to fight infections like fish

  • June 4, 2014
    Team demonstrates continuous terahertz sources at room temperature

  • June 4, 2014
    New proactive approach unveiled to detect malware in networked computers and data

  • June 4, 2014
    How red tide knocks out its competition

  • June 4, 2014
    Design of self-assembling protein nanomachines starts to click

  • June 4, 2014
    Demographics drive fitness partner decisions online, Penn study finds

  • June 4, 2014
    ALMA upgrade to supercharge Event Horizon Telescope, astronomy's 'killer app'

  • June 3, 2014
    UGA ecologists provide close-up of coral bleaching event

  • June 3, 2014
    Two planets orbit nearby ancient star

  • June 3, 2014
    Solving sunspot mysteries

  • June 3, 2014
    Progress on detecting glucose levels in saliva

  • June 3, 2014
    Image release: A violent, complex scene of colliding galaxy clusters

  • June 2, 2014
    WSU licenses technology to new start-up, Detroit Materials Inc.

  • June 2, 2014
    What can plants reveal about gene flow? That it's an important evolutionary force

  • June 2, 2014
    Solving the puzzle of ice age climates

  • June 2, 2014
    Rensselaer researchers predict the electrical response of metals to extreme pressures

  • June 2, 2014
    Modern ocean acidification is outpacing ancient upheaval, study suggests

  • June 2, 2014
    Decomposing logs show local factors undervalued in climate change predictions

  • June 2, 2014
    ASU researcher leads national effort to transform undergraduate biology education

  • June 2, 2014
    Are squiggly lines the future of password security?

  • June 2, 2014
    A new look at old forests

  • June 1, 2014
    'Quadrapeutics' works in preclinical study of hard-to-treat tumors

  • May 30, 2014
    New method of wormlike motion lets gels wiggle through water

  • May 29, 2014
    When eradicating invasive species threatens endangered species recovery

  • May 29, 2014
    Engineering a better way to rebuild bone inside the body

  • May 29, 2014
    Arecibo Observatory sees comet 209P/LINEAR

  • May 29, 2014
    An ecological risk research agenda for synthetic biology

  • May 28, 2014
    Prehistoric birds lacked in diversity

  • May 28, 2014
    New study finds Antarctic Ice Sheet unstable at end of last ice age

  • May 28, 2014
    First 12 manufacturing communities through the investing in manufacturing communities partnership program announced

  • May 28, 2014
    Crow or raven? New Birdsnap app can help!

  • May 28, 2014
    A cure for dry eye could be a blink away

  • May 27, 2014
    New University of Colorado study illuminates how cancer-killing gene may actually work

  • May 27, 2014
    Google Glass adaptation opens the universe to deaf students

  • May 27, 2014
    Blunting rice disease

  • May 26, 2014
    Relaxation helps pack DNA into a virus

  • May 25, 2014
    DNA nanotechnology places enzyme catalysis within an arm's length

  • May 25, 2014
    Buried fossil soils found to be awash in carbon

  • May 23, 2014
    Tiny muscles help bats fine-tune flight, stiffen wing skin

  • May 23, 2014
    Failed dwarf galaxy survives galactic collision thanks to full dark-matter jacket

  • May 23, 2014
    CWRU student discovers new praying mantis species in Rwanda

  • May 22, 2014
    Male and female sex cell determination requires lifelong maintenance and protection

  • May 22, 2014
    Delegating the dirty work is a key to evolution

  • May 21, 2014
    Supernova caught in the act by Palomar Transient Factory

  • May 21, 2014
    Rhythmic bursts of electrical activity from cells in ear teach brain how to hear

  • May 21, 2014
    Professors' super waterproof surfaces cause water to bounce like a ball

  • May 21, 2014
    New technique reveals supernova progenitor

  • May 21, 2014
    JILA study finds crowding has big effects on biomolecules

  • May 21, 2014
    Humpback whale subspecies revealed by genetic study

  • May 21, 2014
    Engineers build world's smallest, fastest nanomotor

  • May 21, 2014
    Custom camouflage

  • May 21, 2014
    Carnegie Mellon, Microsoft Research automate privacy compliance for big data systems

  • May 21, 2014
    A faster track to the tools that track disease

  • May 20, 2014
    With climate changing, southern plants outperform northern ones

  • May 20, 2014
    Shrub growth decreases as winter temperatures fluctuate up

  • May 20, 2014
    Scientists study biomechanics behind amazing ant strength

  • May 20, 2014
    Researchers test whether Red Queen hypothesis makes species resilient

  • May 19, 2014
    New 'T-ray' tech converts light to sound for weapons detection, medical imaging

  • May 19, 2014
    Liberating devices from their power cords

  • May 18, 2014
    Illuminating neuron activity in 3-D

  • May 16, 2014
    Watching HIV bud from cells

  • May 16, 2014
    New planet-hunting camera produces best-ever image of an alien planet, says Stanford physicist

  • May 16, 2014
    Analyzing sun-like stars that eat Earth-like planets

  • May 15, 2014
    Tricking the uncertainty principle

  • May 15, 2014
    The color of blood: Pigment helps stage symbiosis in squid

  • May 15, 2014
    Researchers show emissions from forests influence very first stage of cloud formation

  • May 15, 2014
    Research finds human impact may cause Sierra Nevada to rise, increase seismicity of San Andreas Fault

  • May 15, 2014
    Justifying wartime atrocities alters memories

  • May 15, 2014
    Dating and DNA show Paleoamerican-Native American connection

  • May 15, 2014
    Communicating with the world across the border

  • May 14, 2014
    Strongly interacting electrons in wacky oxide synchronize to work like the brain

  • May 14, 2014
    Scientists investigate the role of the 'silent killer' inside deep-diving animals

  • May 14, 2014
    New radar images uncover remarkable features below the surface of the moon

  • May 14, 2014
    Nanowire bridging transistors open way to next-generation electronics

  • May 14, 2014
    Microchip-like technology allows single-cell analysis

  • May 14, 2014
    Land and power: Women discover one can lead to the other

  • May 14, 2014
    California mountains rise as groundwater depleted in state's Central Valley

  • May 14, 2014
    @millennials wary of @twitter, #MSU study finds

  • May 13, 2014
    UT Dallas team creates flexible electronics that change shape inside body

  • May 13, 2014
    Radiation from early universe found key to answer major questions in physics

  • May 13, 2014
    Follow that fish!

  • May 12, 2014
    West Antarctic Ice Sheet collapse is under way

  • May 12, 2014
    Scientists from USC and NYU design a molecule that blocks cancer growth in mice

  • May 12, 2014
    Researchers help prepare for Arizona's killer heat

  • May 12, 2014
    Hydrologists find Mississippi River network's buffering system for nitrates is overwhelmed

  • May 12, 2014
    Advance brings 'hyperbolic metamaterials' closer to reality

  • May 11, 2014
    UGA research examines fate of methane following the Deepwater Horizon spill

  • May 9, 2014
    Paleontologists discover new fossil organism

  • May 9, 2014
    Exploring the magnetism of a single atom

  • May 9, 2014
    Bioprinting a 3-D liver-like device to detoxify the blood

  • May 8, 2014
    Rotational X-ray tracking uncovers hidden motion at the nanoscale

  • May 8, 2014
    Plant hormone has dual role in triggering flower formation, Penn study finds

  • May 8, 2014
    Ovarian cancer cells are more aggressive on soft tissues

  • May 7, 2014
    Sprites form at plasma irregularities in the lower ionosphere

  • May 7, 2014
    New study sheds light on survivors of the Black Death

  • May 7, 2014
    New order of marine creatures discovered among sea anemones

  • May 7, 2014
    Nearest Bright 'Hypervelocity Star' Found

  • May 7, 2014
    Greenland melting due equally to global warming, natural variations

  • May 6, 2014
    Teen mentored by UC San Diego professors wins $250,000 in science prizes

  • May 6, 2014
    Penn research combines graphene and painkiller receptor into scalable chemical sensor

  • May 5, 2014
    Getting to the root of enamel evolution

  • May 5, 2014
    Genetic approach helps design broadband metamaterial

  • May 5, 2014
    Climate change threatens to worsen U.S. ozone pollution

  • May 2, 2014
    Leaf chewing links insect diversity in modern and ancient forests

  • May 1, 2014
    Viruses hijack deep-sea bacteria at hydrothermal vents

  • May 1, 2014
    Small variations in genetic code can team up to have a big impact

  • May 1, 2014
    Researchers find unique fore wing folding among Sub-Saharan African ensign wasps

  • May 1, 2014
    Nearby galaxy is a “fossil” from the early universe

  • May 1, 2014
    Increased drought portends lower future Midwest crop yields

  • May 1, 2014
    Decoding the chemical vocabulary of plants

  • April 30, 2014
    Seeing the bedrock through the trees

  • April 30, 2014
    Predicting changing river landscapes

  • April 30, 2014
    Playing pool with carbon atoms

  • April 30, 2014
    New revolutionary sensor links pressure to color change

  • April 30, 2014
    Multiple consecutive days of tornado activity spawn worst events

  • April 30, 2014
    Inbred wolves struggle, moose proliferate at Isle Royale National Park

  • April 30, 2014
    Experiment on Earth demonstrates effect observed in space

  • April 30, 2014
    Competition for ecological niches limits the formation of new species

  • April 30, 2014
    As the current solar cycle winds down, the risk of big storms goes up

  • April 30, 2014
    Algae 'see' a wide range of light

  • April 29, 2014
    The intergalactic medium unveiled: Caltech's Cosmic Web Imager

  • April 29, 2014
    The big bad wolf was right; among wasps, bigger eyes evolved the better to see social cues

  • April 29, 2014
    Researchers unveil wearable computational jewelry to monitor health

  • April 29, 2014
    Graphene only as strong as weakest link

  • April 29, 2014
    Drug monitoring information improves regimen adherence, Carnegie Mellon researchers say

  • April 28, 2014
    Urbanization, higher temperatures can influence butterfly emergence patterns

  • April 28, 2014
    The scent of a man

  • April 28, 2014
    Studies affirm crabs killing Northeast saltmarshes

  • April 28, 2014
    R.I. nitrogen cycle differs in bay and sound

  • April 28, 2014
    Ozone levels drop 20 percent with switch from ethanol to gasoline

  • April 28, 2014
    Graphene not all good

  • April 24, 2014
    Using new single-cell technologies, researchers create comprehensive map of human B cell development

  • April 24, 2014
    Plants send out signals attracting harmful bacteria, MU study finds

  • April 24, 2014
    Oldest pterodactyloid species discovered, named by international team of researchers

  • April 24, 2014
    Microscopic organism plays a big role in ocean carbon cycling, Scripps scientists discover

  • April 24, 2014
    Engineering breakthrough will allow cancer researchers to create live tumors with a 3-D printer

  • April 24, 2014
    Altruistic adolescents less likely to become depressed

  • April 23, 2014
    Scientists identify source of mysterious sound in the Southern Ocean

  • April 23, 2014
    Scientists discover a new shape using rubber bands

  • April 23, 2014
    Not just the poor live hand-to-mouth

  • April 23, 2014
    Carnegie Mellon system lets iPad users explore data with their fingers

  • April 22, 2014
    Penn researchers find link between sleep and immune function in fruit flies

  • April 22, 2014
    Gold nanoparticles help target, quantify breast cancer segments in a living cell

  • April 22, 2014
    Cougars' diverse diet helped them survive the Pleistocene mass extinction

  • April 22, 2014
    Best practices in communication for the animal world

  • April 21, 2014
    Today's Antarctic region once as hot as California, Florida

  • April 21, 2014
    Taking the pulse of mountain formation in the Andes

  • April 21, 2014
    Progress made in developing nanoscale electronics

  • April 21, 2014
    Mantis shrimp stronger than airplanes

  • April 21, 2014
    Computational method dramatically speeds up estimates of gene expression

  • April 21, 2014
    'Upside-down planet' reveals new method for studying binary star systems

  • April 18, 2014
    Better thermal-imaging lens from waste sulfur

  • April 18, 2014
    'Exotic' material is like a switch when super thin

  • April 17, 2014
    The story of animal domestication retold

  • April 17, 2014
    Study recalculates costs of combination vaccines

  • April 17, 2014
    Science: There's something ancient in the icebox

  • April 17, 2014
    Genetic study tackles mystery of slow plant domestications

  • April 16, 2014
    Warm U.S. West, cold East: A 4,000-year pattern

  • April 16, 2014
    Scientists achieve first direct observations of excitons in motion

  • April 16, 2014
    Progress in the fight against quantum dissipation

  • April 16, 2014
    East African honeybees are safe from invasive pests--for now

  • April 15, 2014
    Stanford biologists help solve fungal mysteries

  • April 15, 2014
    Engineers develop new materials for hydrogen storage

  • April 15, 2014
    Drought hormones measured

  • April 15, 2014
    Drought hormones measured

  • April 15, 2014
    Biologists develop nanosensors to visualize movements and distribution of plant hormone

  • April 14, 2014
    Penicillin redux: Rearming proven warriors for the 21st century

  • April 14, 2014
    Drought and fire in the Amazon lead to sharp increases in forest tree mortality

  • April 13, 2014
    Tiny particles could help verify goods

  • April 13, 2014
    New 'tunable' semiconductors will allow better detectors, solar cells

  • April 13, 2014
    Glasses strong as steel: A fast way to find the best

  • April 11, 2014
    Greenland ice cores show industrial record of acid rain, success of U.S. Clean Air Act

  • April 10, 2014
    World ranking tracks evolutionary distinctness of birds

  • April 10, 2014
    Study resolves controversy over nitrogen's ocean 'exit strategies'

  • April 10, 2014
    MU researchers find rare fossilized embryos more than 500 million years old

  • April 10, 2014
    How the brain pays attention

  • April 10, 2014
    Four-eyed daddy longlegs fossil fills in evolutionary tree

  • April 10, 2014
    Enzyme 'wrench' could be key to stronger, more effective antibiotics

  • April 10, 2014
    Antennae help flies 'cruise' in gusty winds

  • April 9, 2014
    The motion of the medium matters for self-assembling particles, Penn research shows

  • April 9, 2014
    Synthetic collagen promotes natural clotting

  • April 9, 2014
    Study tests theory that life originated at deep-sea vents

  • April 9, 2014
    Scientists firm up origin of cold-adapted yeasts that make cold beer

  • April 9, 2014
    Researchers develop bacterial 'FM Radio'

  • April 9, 2014
    Reef fish arrived in two waves

  • April 9, 2014
    NRAO, WVU expand broadband data network to bolster astronomy research

  • April 9, 2014
    LHCb confirms existence of exotic hadrons

  • April 8, 2014
    Study: Black carbon is ancient by the time it reaches seafloor

  • April 8, 2014
    No compromises: JILA's short, flexible, reusable AFM probe

  • April 8, 2014
    How coughs and sneezes float farther than you think

  • April 7, 2014
    Slowdown of global warming fleeting

  • April 7, 2014
    Seeing double: New study explains evolution of duplicate genes

  • April 7, 2014
    Personal touch signature makes mobile devices more secure

  • April 7, 2014
    Organic solar cells more efficient with molecules face-to-face

  • April 7, 2014
    Orbital physics is child's play with super planet crash

  • April 7, 2014
    Field study shows why food quality will suffer with rising CO2

  • April 7, 2014
    Boss quasars track the expanding universe: The most precise measurement yet

  • April 6, 2014
    Researchers find arid areas absorb unexpected amounts of atmospheric carbon

  • April 3, 2014
    Sharks sense prey in surprising ways during pioneering study

  • April 3, 2014
    Scientists say new computer model amounts to a lot more than a hill of beans

  • April 3, 2014
    Ouch! Computer system spots fake expressions of pain better than people

  • April 3, 2014
    Hummingbird evolution soared after they invaded South America 22 million years ago

  • April 3, 2014
    Hot mantle drives elevation, volcanism along mid-ocean ridges

  • April 3, 2014
    Energy breakthrough uses sun to create solar energy materials

  • April 2, 2014
    NOAO/Gemini: Sakurai's Object: Stellar evolution in real time

  • April 2, 2014
    Crib mattresses emit potentially harmful chemicals, Cockrell School engineers find

  • April 2, 2014
    Ancient nomads spread earliest domestic grains along Silk Road, study finds

  • April 1, 2014
    Wind energy: On the grid, off the checkerboard

  • April 1, 2014
    Deforestation of sandy soils a greater climate threat

  • March 31, 2014
    Warming climate may spread drying to a third of Earth, says study

  • March 30, 2014
    Heat-conducting polymer cools hot electronic devices at 200 degrees C

  • March 30, 2014
    Earth's dynamic interior

  • March 28, 2014
    Rainbow-catching waveguide could revolutionize energy technologies

  • March 28, 2014
    Canal between ears helps alligators pinpoint sound

  • March 27, 2014
    U.S. clean-air efforts stay on target

  • March 27, 2014
    ICES researcher Dmitrii Makarov finds atomic prodding can strengthen chemical bonds instead of break them

  • March 27, 2014
    Fabricating nanostructures with silk could make clean rooms green rooms

  • March 26, 2014
    Tests elucidate the odor properties of the contaminants affecting West Virginia residents

  • March 26, 2014
    Solar System's Edge Redefined

  • March 26, 2014
    Decline of natural history troubling for science, society

  • March 25, 2014
    Nanotube coating helps shrink mass spectrometers

  • March 25, 2014
    Model predicts blood glucose levels 30 minutes later

  • March 25, 2014
    Lick's new Automated Planet Finder: First robotic telescope for planet hunters

  • March 25, 2014
    Catheter innovation destroys dangerous biofilms

  • March 24, 2014
    Shifting evolution into reverse promises cheaper, greener way to make new drugs

  • March 24, 2014
    Researchers grow carbon nanofibers using ambient air, without toxic ammonia

  • March 24, 2014
    New technique sheds light on human neural networks

  • March 24, 2014
    Mice give ticks a free lunch

  • March 24, 2014
    Could diamonds be a computer's best friend?

  • March 24, 2014
    Computer models solve geologic riddle millions of years in the making

  • March 23, 2014
    MIT engineers design 'living materials'

  • March 21, 2014
    Spintronic Thermoelectric Power Generators

  • March 21, 2014
    Dust in the wind drove iron fertilization during ice age

  • March 20, 2014
    Plankton make scents for seabirds and a cooler planet

  • March 20, 2014
    Oregon physicists use geometry to understand 'jamming' process

  • March 20, 2014
    3-D model links facial features and DNA

  • March 19, 2014
    Study finds forest corridors help plants disperse their seeds

  • March 19, 2014
    Parents should try to find middle ground to keep teens safe online

  • March 19, 2014
    Oldest fossil evidence of modern African venomous snakes found in Tanzania

  • March 19, 2014
    New technique makes LEDs brighter, more resilient

  • March 19, 2014
    International team of LHC and Tevatron scientists announces first joint result

  • March 19, 2014
    Ground-improvement methods might protect against earthquakes

  • March 19, 2014
    Bighorn sheep went extinct on desert island in Gulf of California, study finds

  • March 18, 2014
    Rice study: Simple changes to homework improved student learning

  • March 18, 2014
    Researchers devise new, stretchable antenna for wearable health monitoring

  • March 18, 2014
    New statistical models could lead to better predictions of ocean patterns

  • March 18, 2014
    A novel mechanism for fast regulation of gene expression

  • March 17, 2014
    Rocky Mountain wildflower season lengthens by more than a month

  • March 17, 2014
    Researchers: Northeast Greenland ice loss accelerating

  • March 17, 2014
    New airborne GPS technology for weather conditions takes flight

  • March 17, 2014
    Lessons from a meadow

  • March 17, 2014
    First direct evidence of cosmic inflation

  • March 16, 2014
    Thermal vision: Graphene light detector first to span infrared spectrum

  • March 14, 2014
    The frozen truth about glaciers, climate change and our future

  • March 14, 2014
    Brighter inks, without pigment

  • March 13, 2014
    When big isn't better: How the flu bug bit Google

  • March 13, 2014
    Simulations predict blast scenarios, have crossover animation appeal in Disney's 'Frozen'

  • March 13, 2014
    Penn team links Africans' ability to digest milk to spread of cattle raising

  • March 13, 2014
    Nanoscale optical switch breaks miniaturization barrier

  • March 13, 2014
    Motion and muscles don't always work in lockstep, researchers find in surprising new study

  • March 13, 2014
    More to biological diversity than meets the eye

  • March 13, 2014
    Fossil porpoise has a chin for the ages

  • March 13, 2014
    Bioscientists develop 'grammar' to design useful synthetic living systems

  • March 13, 2014
    Big data tackles tiny molecular machines

  • March 12, 2014
    Turing's theory of morphogenesis validated 60 years after his death

  • March 12, 2014
    Tiny origami boxes hold big promise for energy storage

  • March 12, 2014
    Good vibes for catalytic chemistry

  • March 12, 2014
    Arecibo Observatory main suspension cable repaired following earthquake

  • March 11, 2014
    Speed trap for fish catches domestic trout moving too slow

  • March 11, 2014
    Scientists 'herd' cells in new approach to tissue engineering

  • March 11, 2014
    Research reveals surprising results about kids' capacity for scientific literacy

  • March 11, 2014
    Lignin breakthroughs serve as GPS for plant research

  • March 11, 2014
    Exotic plant species alter ecosystem productivity

  • March 11, 2014
    Creating a graphene-metal sandwich to improve electronics

  • March 10, 2014
    Two-dimensional material shows promise for optoelectronics

  • March 10, 2014
    Turing's theory of morphogenesis validated

  • March 10, 2014
    Scientists build thinnest-possible LEDs to be stronger, more energy efficient

  • March 10, 2014
    National study reveals urban lawn care habits

  • March 10, 2014
    MagLab researchers make superconducting breakthrough

  • March 10, 2014
    Impersonating poisonous prey

  • March 10, 2014
    Excessive deer populations hurt native plant biodiversity

  • March 10, 2014
    Chemical spill activates Virginia Tech engineers in effort to determine long-term effects

  • March 10, 2014
    A tale of two datasets: New DNA analysis strategy helps researchers cut through the dirt

  • March 10, 2014
    'Death stars' in Orion blast planets before they even form

  • March 9, 2014
    Rice synthetic biologists shine light on genetic circuit analysis

  • March 7, 2014
    Sun's energy influences 1,000 years of natural climate variability in North Atlantic

  • March 7, 2014
    Squeezing light into metals

  • March 7, 2014
    Deer proliferation disrupts a forest's natural growth

  • March 6, 2014
    Robotic prosthesis turns drummer into a three-armed cyborg

  • March 6, 2014
    IUPUI researchers use computers to 'see' neurons to better understand brain function

  • March 6, 2014
    Colored diamonds are a superconductor's best friend

  • March 6, 2014
    Are you smarter than a 5-year-old? Preschoolers can do algebra

  • March 5, 2014
    Seeking quantum-ness: D-Wave chip passes rigorous tests

  • March 5, 2014
    Pigment or bacteria? Researchers reexamine the idea of 'color' in fossil feathers

  • March 5, 2014
    Penn researchers model a key breaking point involved in traumatic brain injury

  • March 5, 2014
    New technique allows frequent water quality monitoring for suite of pollutants

  • March 5, 2014
    New fins evolve repeatedly in teleost fish

  • March 5, 2014
    In grasslands remade by humans, animals may protect biodiversity

  • March 5, 2014
    First-ever 3-D image created of the structure beneath Sierra Negra volcano

  • March 5, 2014
    Brain circuits multitask to detect, discriminate the outside world

  • March 5, 2014
    A single gene, doublesex, controls wing mimicry in butterflies

  • March 4, 2014
    Cholesterol study suggests new diagnostic, treatment approach for prostate cancer

  • March 4, 2014
    Bright pulses of light could make space veggies more nutritious, says CU-Boulder study

  • March 4, 2014
    A small step toward discovering habitable Earths

  • March 3, 2014
    UC research tests which nano system works best in killing cancer cells

  • March 3, 2014
    UC research tests range of electrical frequencies that help heal chronic wounds

  • March 3, 2014
    Transparent, color solar cells fuse energy, beauty

  • March 3, 2014
    The surface of the sea is a sink for nitrogen oxides at night

  • March 3, 2014
    Team models photosynthesis and finds room for improvement

  • March 3, 2014
    Physics in 3-D? That's nothing. Try 0-D

  • March 3, 2014
    How 19th century physics could change the future of nanotechnology

  • March 3, 2014
    Distinctive flashing patterns might facilitate fish mating

  • March 3, 2014
    'Fore!' heads up, wide use of more flexible metallic glass coming your way

  • March 1, 2014
    Permafrost thaw: No upside

  • February 28, 2014
    To teach scientific reproducibility, start young

  • February 28, 2014
    3-D imaging sheds light on Apert syndrome development

  • February 28, 2014
    'Photon glue' enables a new quantum mechanical state

  • February 27, 2014
    Livestock found ganging up on pandas at the bamboo buffet

  • February 27, 2014
    Closest, brightest supernova in decades is also a little weird

  • February 26, 2014
    Whales, ships more common through Bering Strait

  • February 26, 2014
    Using stolen computer processing cycles to mine Bitcoin

  • February 26, 2014
    Study projects big thaw for Antarctic sea ice

  • February 26, 2014
    Research maze puts images on floor, where rodents look

  • February 26, 2014
    Nanoparticle networks' design enhanced by theory

  • February 26, 2014
    JILA physicists discover 'quantum droplet' in semiconductor

  • February 26, 2014
    JILA physicists discover 'quantum droplet' in semiconductor

  • February 26, 2014
    Breast cancer cells less likely to spread when one gene is turned off

  • February 26, 2014
    Ambitious new pollution targets needed to protect Lake Erie from massive 'dead zone'

  • February 26, 2014
    'Team of rivals' approach works for sparrows defending territories

  • February 25, 2014
    Where have all the codfish gone?

  • February 25, 2014
    Real-time forecast of Hurricane Sandy had track and intensity accuracy

  • February 25, 2014
    Novel optical fibers transmit high-quality images

  • February 25, 2014
    A cavity that you want

  • February 24, 2014
    Water is detected in a planet outside our solar system

  • February 24, 2014
    Vitamin water: Measuring essential nutrients in the ocean

  • February 24, 2014
    Scientists complete the top quark puzzle

  • February 24, 2014
    Penn researchers show nuclear stiffness keeps stem cells and cancer cells in place

  • February 24, 2014
    In the eye of a chicken, a new state of matter comes into view

  • February 24, 2014
    Gauging what it takes to heal a disaster-ravaged forest

  • February 24, 2014
    Detection of water vapor in the atmosphere of a hot Jupiter

  • February 23, 2014
    Researchers find that going with the flow makes bacteria stick

  • February 23, 2014
    Oldest bit of crust firms up idea of a cool early Earth

  • February 21, 2014
    Using technology to analyze endangered languages

  • February 21, 2014
    New, inexpensive production materials boost promise of hydrogen fuel

  • February 20, 2014
    Nanoscale pillars could radically improve conversion of heat to electricity

  • February 20, 2014
    Multilevel approach to coping with stigmas identified

  • February 20, 2014
    Forest model predicts canopy competition

  • February 20, 2014
    Closing the 'free will' loophole

  • February 20, 2014
    Case Western Reserve grants exclusive license to Compadre; AeroClay LLC is formed

  • February 19, 2014
    Using holograms to improve electronic devices

  • February 19, 2014
    The ups and downs of early atmospheric oxygen

  • February 19, 2014
    Research prevents zoonotic feline tularemia by finding influential geospatial factors

  • February 19, 2014
    Astronomer at national observatory continue to watch Sn2014J

  • February 19, 2014
    A new laser for a faster Internet

  • February 18, 2014
    When a black hole shreds a star, a bright flare tells the story

  • February 18, 2014
    University of Illinois study of 2011 flood will lead to better preparedness

  • February 18, 2014
    Regenerating orthopedic tissues within the human body

  • February 18, 2014
    Quest for jellyfish robot leads to discovery of bending rules for animal wing, fin tips

  • February 18, 2014
    Peru's Manu National Park sets new biodiversity record

  • February 18, 2014
    Nitrogen-tracking tools for better crops and less pollution

  • February 18, 2014
    Golden Goose Award: Physicist whose research on black holes led to his championing a U.S. supercomputing revolution

  • February 18, 2014
    Frequent flyers, bottle gourds crossed the ocean many times

  • February 18, 2014
    Embarking on geoengineering, then stopping, would speed up global warming

  • February 18, 2014
    Beat-keeping sea lion shows surprising rhythmic ability

  • February 18, 2014
    Baby hearts need rhythm to develop correctly

  • February 18, 2014
    Artificial cells and salad dressing

  • February 17, 2014
    WSU researcher creates cooking-oil-based 'bioasphalt'

  • February 17, 2014
    Volcanoes, including Mount Hood, can go from dormant to active quickly

  • February 17, 2014
    Environment influences ability of bacterium to block malaria transmission

  • February 17, 2014
    Artificial leaf jumps developmental hurdle

  • February 16, 2014
    Mount Hood study suggests volcano eruptibility is rare

  • February 14, 2014
    A better way to purify peptide-based drugs

  • February 13, 2014
    Superbright and fast X-rays image single layer of proteins

  • February 13, 2014
    Sunspots like pinwheels

  • February 13, 2014
    Screening wastewater biosolids for environmental contaminants

  • February 13, 2014
    Rice's carbon nanotube fibers outperform copper

  • February 12, 2014
    Stirring-up atomtronics in a quantum circuit: What's so 'super' about this superfluid

  • February 12, 2014
    Revision to rules for color in dinosaurs suggests connection between color and physiology

  • February 12, 2014
    Penn geophysicist teams with mathematicians to describe how river rocks round

  • February 12, 2014
    How stellar death can lead to twin celestial jets

  • February 12, 2014
    Advanced techniques yield new insights into ribosome self-assembly

  • February 11, 2014
    Roots to shoots: Hormone transport in plants deciphered

  • February 11, 2014
    Researchers discover 'epic' new Burgess Shale site in Canada's Kootenay National Park

  • February 11, 2014
    OU next-generation radar deployed in DFW area

  • February 11, 2014
    NOvA experiment sees first long-distance neutrinos

  • February 11, 2014
    New advance in 3-D printing and tissue engineering technology

  • February 11, 2014
    Iowa State's icing wind tunnel blows cold and hard to study ice on wings, turbine blades

  • February 11, 2014
    A new way to break the ice

  • February 10, 2014
    With their amazing necks, ants don't need 'high hopes' to do heavy lifting

  • February 10, 2014
    Wasps use ancient aggression genes to create social groups

  • February 10, 2014
    The genetic origins of high-altitude adaptations in Tibetans

  • February 10, 2014
    Research reveals the give and take of urban temperature mitigating technologies

  • February 10, 2014
    New weather radar network in Dallas area to provide more frequent, precise storm data

  • February 10, 2014
    Nanomotors are controlled, for the first time inside living cells

  • February 10, 2014
    Chips that listen to bacteria

  • February 9, 2014
    Optogenetic toolkit goes multicolor

  • February 7, 2014
    Substance in photosynthesis was at work in ancient, methane-producing microbes

  • February 7, 2014
    No strength in numbers

  • February 7, 2014
    New application of physics tools used in biology

  • February 6, 2014
    Video by UC-Riverside lab receives honorable mention in international competition

  • February 6, 2014
    Theorists predict new forms of exotic insulating materials

  • February 6, 2014
    Source of 'moon curse' revealed by eclipse

  • February 6, 2014
    Scientists use 'voting' and 'penalties' to overcome errors in quantum optimization

  • February 6, 2014
    Research on pigeon color reveals mutation hotspot

  • February 6, 2014
    Quick test finds signs of diarrheal disease

  • February 6, 2014
    Penn researchers 'design for failure' with model material

  • February 6, 2014
    New insight into an emerging genome-editing tool

  • February 6, 2014
    Key facilitator of mRNA editing uncovered by IU researchers

  • February 6, 2014
    Global regulator of mRNA editing found

  • February 6, 2014
    Birds of a different color

  • February 5, 2014
    Vanadium dioxide research opens door to new, multifunctional, spintronic smart sensors

  • February 5, 2014
    Quarks in the looking glass

  • February 5, 2014
    It's the water

  • February 5, 2014
    Heavy metal in the early cosmos

  • February 5, 2014
    Ballistic transport in graphene suggests new type of electronic device

  • February 4, 2014
    Sucker-footed fossils broaden the bat map

  • February 4, 2014
    Researchers build 3-D structures to test breast cancer treatments

  • February 4, 2014
    Presence of humans and urban landscapes increase illness in songbirds, researchers find

  • February 4, 2014
    Paper offers insights into network that plays crucial role in cell function and disease

  • February 4, 2014
    Off-the-shelf materials lead to self-healing polymers

  • February 4, 2014
    Graphene 'sandwich' improves images of biomolecules

  • February 4, 2014
    Fruit flies--fermented-fruit connoisseurs--are relentless party crashers

  • February 3, 2014
    Starbursting in the Galaxy M82

  • February 3, 2014
    Research: It's more than just the science

  • February 3, 2014
    NSF-funded study: Single-sex schools offer little to no advantage

  • February 3, 2014
    New scientific field looks at the big picture

  • February 3, 2014
    In the brain, the number of neurons in a network may not matter

  • February 3, 2014
    Greenland's fastest glacier reaches record speeds

  • January 31, 2014
    Lemur lovers sync their scents

  • January 30, 2014
    To calculate long-term conservation pay off, factor in people

  • January 30, 2014
    Rice lab clocks 'hot' electrons

  • January 30, 2014
    RI Hospital researchers identify components in C. diff that may lead to better treatment

  • January 30, 2014
    CU-Boulder researchers sequence world's first butterfly bacteria, find surprises

  • January 29, 2014
    What your company can learn from NASA tragedies

  • January 29, 2014
    Puzzling question in bacterial immune system answered

  • January 29, 2014
    New theory may lead to more efficient solar cells

  • January 29, 2014
    Neanderthals' genetic legacy

  • January 29, 2014
    Dinosaur fossils from China help Penn researchers describe new 'Titan'

  • January 28, 2014
    UH researchers create new flexible, transparent conductor

  • January 28, 2014
    Texas A&M physicist says stronger benchmarks needed to fully quantify quantum speedup

  • January 28, 2014
    H.M.'s brain yields new evidence

  • January 28, 2014
    From rivers to landslides: Charting the slopes of sediment transport

  • January 28, 2014
    'Chameleon of the sea' reveals its secrets

  • January 27, 2014
    River of hydrogen flowing through space

  • January 27, 2014
    Researchers tune in to protein pairs

  • January 27, 2014
    Graphene-like material made of boron a possibility, experiments suggest

  • January 27, 2014
    Boston University study examines the development of children's prelife reasoning

  • January 26, 2014
    Expanding our view of vision

  • January 24, 2014
    Using engineering plus evolutionary analyses to answer natural selection questions

  • January 24, 2014
    Immune system drives pregnancy complications after fetal surgery in mice

  • January 23, 2014
    World's first magma-enhanced geothermal system created in Iceland

  • January 23, 2014
    Wisconsin researchers identify key pathway for plant cell growth

  • January 23, 2014
    Tracing unique cells with mathematics

  • January 23, 2014
    Risky ripples: Frog's love song may summon kiss of death

  • January 23, 2014
    New genes spring and spread from non-coding DNA

  • January 23, 2014
    Bats use water ripples to hunt frogs

  • January 22, 2014
    Virginia Tech researcher develops energy-dense sugar battery

  • January 22, 2014
    Study identifies gene tied to motor neuron loss in ALS

  • January 22, 2014
    Rice University laser scientists create portable sensor for nitrous oxide, methane

  • January 22, 2014
    New CU-Boulder study shows differences in mammal responses to climate change

  • January 22, 2014
    JILA strontium atomic clock sets new records in both precision and stability

  • January 22, 2014
    How long can charm and beauty live together?

  • January 22, 2014
    Galaxies on FIRE: Star feedback results in less-massive galaxies

  • January 22, 2014
    Detecting chemicals, measuring strain with a pencil and paper

  • January 22, 2014
    Better proteins capture a boon for drug manufacturers

  • January 21, 2014
    Turkeys inspire smartphone-capable early warning system for toxins

  • January 21, 2014
    Study: Electric drive vehicles have little impact on U.S. pollutant emissions

  • January 21, 2014
    Source of Galapagos eruptions is not where models place it

  • January 21, 2014
    Seeing things: A new transparent display system could provide heads-up data

  • January 21, 2014
    Researchers model macroscale plasmonic convection to control fluid and particle motion

  • January 21, 2014
    Peekaboo... I see through!

  • January 21, 2014
    CU-built software uses big data to battle forgetting with personalized content review

  • January 21, 2014
    3-D imaging provides window into living cells, no dye required

  • January 20, 2014
    Liquid crystal turns water droplets into 'gemstones,' Penn materials research shows

  • January 20, 2014
    Dispersal patterns key to invasive species' success

  • January 20, 2014
    Bio-inspired robotic device could aid ankle-foot rehabilitation, CMU researcher says

  • January 19, 2014
    How to tap the sun's energy through heat as well as light

  • January 19, 2014
    Distant quasar illuminates a filament of the cosmic web

  • January 17, 2014
    Tiny, swimming bio-bots boldly go where no bot has swum before

  • January 17, 2014
    Solving a 30-year-old problem in massive star formation

  • January 17, 2014
    Clever chemistry improves a new class of antibiotics

  • January 17, 2014
    ALMA discovers a formation site of a giant planetary system

  • January 16, 2014
    Understanding collective animal behavior may be in the eye of the computer

  • January 16, 2014
    Standing on a comet: Rosetta’s space-weather contribution

  • January 16, 2014
    Soil production breaks geologic speed record

  • January 16, 2014
    Silver nanowire sensors hold promise for prosthetics, robotics

  • January 16, 2014
    Renewable chemical ready for biofuels scale-up

  • January 16, 2014
    One step at a time, researchers are learning how humans walk

  • January 16, 2014
    Ice-loving sea anemones discovered in Antarctica

  • January 16, 2014
    Human arm sensors make robot smarter

  • January 16, 2014
    Genomes of modern dogs and wolves provide new insights on domestication

  • January 16, 2014
    Coral reefs in Palau surprisingly resistant to naturally acidified waters

  • January 15, 2014
    Trees grow faster and store more carbon as they age

  • January 15, 2014
    Key species of algae shows effects of climate change over time

  • January 15, 2014
    IU study: Copycats pave the way to problem-solving success

  • January 15, 2014
    Acidification, predators pose double threat to oysters

  • January 14, 2014
    UD-developed smart gels deliver medicine on demand

  • January 14, 2014
    New patent mapping system helps find innovation pathways

  • January 13, 2014
    Weighing particles at the attogram scale

  • January 13, 2014
    More to biofuel production than yield

  • January 13, 2014
    How fruit flies detect sweet foods

  • January 13, 2014
    High levels of molecular chlorine found in arctic atmosphere

  • January 13, 2014
    Discovery of new Tiktaalik roseae fossils reveals key link in evolution of hind limbs

  • January 12, 2014
    It's all coming back to me now: Researchers find caffeine enhances memory

  • January 10, 2014
    Discovery spotlights key role of mystery RNA modification in cells

  • January 9, 2014
    Surprising new class of 'hypervelocity stars' discovered escaping the galaxy

  • January 9, 2014
    Researchers invent 'sideways' approach to 2-D hybrid materials

  • January 9, 2014
    Living on islands makes animals tamer

  • January 9, 2014
    Innovative soft robotics technology spawns new products

  • January 9, 2014
    Iconic Australasian trees found as fossils in South America

  • January 9, 2014
    First detailed look at a normal galaxy in the very early universe

  • January 9, 2014
    Cilia use different motors for different tasks

  • January 9, 2014
    Astronomers discover new exoplanet in Pisces

  • January 9, 2014
    Acid mine drainage reduces radioactivity in fracking waste

  • January 9, 2014
    A powerful technique to further understanding RNA

  • January 9, 2014
    A new study raises ecological concerns over proposed oil development in Ecuador’s Yasuní Biosphere Reserve

  • January 8, 2014
    Symbiotic fungi inhabiting plant roots have major impact on atmospheric carbon, scientists say

  • January 8, 2014
    Suppressing a competitor enhances susceptibility to a predator

  • January 8, 2014
    Researchers unveil rich world of fish biofluorescence

  • January 8, 2014
    Organic mega flow battery promises breakthrough for renewable energy

  • January 8, 2014
    New study finds extreme longevity in white sharks

  • January 8, 2014
    Many small exoplanets found to be covered in gas

  • January 8, 2014
    Fungi may determine the future of soil carbon

  • January 8, 2014
    BOSS measures the universe to 1-percent accuracy

  • January 8, 2014
    A one-percent measure of the universe

  • January 7, 2014
    Synthetic genetic clock checks the thermometer

  • January 7, 2014
    Scientists to examine Pacific's 'global chimney'

  • January 7, 2014
    Penn biologists establish new method for studying RNA's regulatory 'footprint'

  • January 7, 2014
    Of lice and men (and chimps): Study tracks pace of molecular evolution

  • January 7, 2014
    Ancient sharks reared young in prehistoric river-delta nursery

  • January 6, 2014
    Worker wasps grow visual brains, queens stay in the dark

  • January 6, 2014
    Supernova's super dust factory imaged with ALMA

  • January 6, 2014
    Suburban sprawl cancels carbon footprint savings of dense urban cores

  • January 6, 2014
    RAMBO, a small but powerful magnet

  • January 6, 2014
    Pulsar in a stellar triple system makes unique gravitational laboratory

  • January 6, 2014
    New compounds discovered that are hundreds of times more mutagenic

  • January 6, 2014
    Gemini Observatory releases first light images from planet imager

  • January 6, 2014
    Dwarf galaxies give clues to origin of supermassive black holes

  • January 6, 2014
    Babbling babies--responding to one-on-one 'baby talk'--master more words

  • January 5, 2014
    Yeast's lifestyle couples mating with meiosis

  • January 3, 2014
    Supercomputers join search for 'cheapium'

  • January 3, 2014
    Reconstructing the New World monkey family tree

  • January 2, 2014
    Researchers find ways for more efficient control of wind power

  • January 2, 2014
    Atlas Mountains in Morocco are buoyed up by superhot rock, study finds

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    Researchers use Hubble Telescope to reveal cloudy weather on alien world

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    New studies give strong boost to binary-star formation theory

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    Genetically identical bacteria can behave in radically different ways

  • December 30, 2013
    With few hard frosts, tropical mangroves push north

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    Montana State University research on algal biofuels keys larger study

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    Mangroves expand north as Florida freezes decline

  • December 27, 2013
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  • December 23, 2013
    UT Arlington research may unlock enzyme's role in disease

  • December 23, 2013
    Scientists anticipated size and location of 2012 Costa Rica earthquake

  • December 23, 2013
    New study brings scientists closer to the origin of RNA

  • December 23, 2013
    Local factors cause dramatic spikes in coastal ocean acidity

  • December 22, 2013
    Researchers create largest evolutionary 'timetree' of land plants to investigate traits that permit survival in cold climates

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  • December 20, 2013
    Starless cloud cores reveal why some stars are bigger than others

  • December 20, 2013
    New DRI project aimed at understanding mercury dynamics in the Arctic tundra

  • December 19, 2013
    The origin of flowers: DNA of storied plant provides insight into the evolution of flowering plants, study finds

  • December 19, 2013
    Telecoupling science shows China's forest sustainability packs global impact

  • December 19, 2013
    Team finds new way to map important drug targets

  • December 19, 2013
    TB bacteria mask their identity to intrude into deeper regions of lungs

  • December 19, 2013
    Nutrition influences metabolism through circadian rhythms, UC-Irvine study finds

  • December 19, 2013
    Modern caterpillars feed at higher temperatures in response to climate change

  • December 19, 2013
    Gene transfer gone wild reveals driving force behind mitochondrial sex

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    Electron's shapeliness throws a curve at supersymmetry

  • December 18, 2013
    Tropical forests mitigate extreme weather events

  • December 18, 2013
    Physicists delve into fundamental laws of biological materials

  • December 18, 2013
    Penn researchers grow liquid crystal 'flowers' that can be used as lenses

  • December 18, 2013
    New study reveals the biomechanics of how marine snail larvae swim

  • December 18, 2013
    Lemur babies of older moms less likely to get hurt

  • December 18, 2013
    Genetic discovery points the way to much bigger yields in tomato, other flowering food plants

  • December 18, 2013
    Diamonds in Earth's oldest zircons are nothing but laboratory contamination

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    A roly-poly pika gathers much moss

  • December 17, 2013
    Water in cells behaves in complex and intricate ways

  • December 17, 2013
    Predicting antibiotic resistance among goals of UH research

  • December 17, 2013
    MU researchers develop advanced 3-dimensional 'force microscope'

  • December 17, 2013
    Megafloods: What they leave behind

  • December 17, 2013
    Ancestor of snakes, lizards likely gave birth to live young

  • December 17, 2013
    "Approximate computing" improves efficiency, saves energy

  • December 16, 2013
    Virus grows tube to insert DNA during infection, then sheds it

  • December 16, 2013
    Scientists reduce protein crystal damage, improve pharmaceutical development

  • December 16, 2013
    Researchers engineer a hybrid five times more effective in delivering genetic material into cells

  • December 16, 2013
    Innovative instrument probes close binary stars, may soon image exoplanets

  • December 16, 2013
    Emerald ash borer may have met its match

  • December 16, 2013
    Cellulose nanocrystals possible "green" wonder material

  • December 15, 2013
    Deep-sea corals record dramatic long-term shift in Pacific Ocean ecosystem

  • December 13, 2013
    UI researcher studies evolution on the molecular level

  • December 13, 2013
    Swirls in remnants of big bang may hold clues to universe's infancy

  • December 13, 2013
    Saving the Great Plains water supply

  • December 13, 2013
    New tech lets cholesterol-tracking smartphone users take lifesaving selfies

  • December 13, 2013
    Duke engineers make strides toward artificial cartilage

  • December 13, 2013
    Disease, not climate change, fueling frog declines in the Andes, study finds

  • December 12, 2013
    Speeding up gene discovery

  • December 12, 2013
    Researchers at Penn help develop a dynamic model of tissue failure

  • December 12, 2013
    Massive galaxy cluster verifies predictions of cosmological theory

  • December 12, 2013
    Marine biologists unmask species diversity in coral reefs

  • December 12, 2013
    Low-powered tunneling transistor for high-performance devices at low voltage

  • December 12, 2013
    Can we turn unwanted carbon dioxide into electricity?

  • December 11, 2013
    UNL-led team finds less is more with adding graphene to nanofibers

  • December 11, 2013
    The mystery of lizard breath

  • December 11, 2013
    Scientists discover chemical modification in human malaria parasite DNA

  • December 11, 2013
    Graphene-based nano-antennas may enable networks of tiny machines

  • December 11, 2013
    East Antarctica is sliding sideways

  • December 11, 2013
    Arctic cyclones more common than previously thought

  • December 11, 2013
    Alpine glacier, unchanged for thousands of years, now melting

  • December 11, 2013
    A new material for solar panels could make them cheaper, more efficient

  • December 10, 2013
    Astrophysicists launch ambitious assessment of galaxy formation simulations

  • December 10, 2013
    Announcing project agora: Ambitious comparison of computer simulations of galaxy evolution

  • December 9, 2013
    Where do stars end and brown dwarfs begin?

  • December 9, 2013
    UNH scientists launch "CubeSats" into radiation belts

  • December 9, 2013
    Scientists scale terahertz peaks in nanotubes

  • December 9, 2013
    Researchers develop system for assessing how effective species are at pollinating crops

  • December 9, 2013
    Quality of biodiversity, not just quantity, is key

  • December 9, 2013
    Prolonged viewing of Boston Marathon bombings media coverage tied to acute stress

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    In surprise finding, blood clots absorb bacterial toxin

  • December 9, 2013
    Hidden details revealed in nearby starburst galaxy

  • December 9, 2013
    Harvesting electricity: Triboelectric generators capture wasted power

  • December 9, 2013
    Countdown to zero: New "zero-dimensional" carbon nanotube may lead to superthin electronics and synthetic cells

  • December 9, 2013
    Balancing old and new skills

  • December 6, 2013
    Researchers at Penn show optimal framework for heartbeats

  • December 5, 2013
    UA astronomers discover planet that shouldn't be there

  • December 5, 2013
    Scientists calculate friction of Japan's 9.0 earthquake in 2011

  • December 5, 2013
    Proteins' passing phases revealed

  • December 5, 2013
    New finding shows that mother sharks "home" to their birthplace to give birth, like salmon and sea turtles

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    JILA team develops "spinning trap" to measure electron roundness

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    How mosquitoes are drawn to human skin and breath

  • December 4, 2013
    Storing carbon in the Arctic

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    Rising ocean acidification leads to anxiety in fish

  • December 4, 2013
    New Jersey shore likely faces unprecedented flooding by mid-century

  • December 4, 2013
    Industrial age helps some coastal regions capture carbon dioxide

  • December 4, 2013
    Humans threaten wetlands' ability to keep pace with sea-level rise

  • December 4, 2013
    CU-Boulder-led team finds first evidence of primates regularly sleeping in caves

  • December 4, 2013
    CMU scheme uses shared visual cues to help people remember multiple passwords

  • December 3, 2013
    Signalers vs. strong silent types: Sparrows exude personalities during fights

  • December 3, 2013
    Scripps leads first global snapshot of key coral reef fishes

  • December 3, 2013
    Researchers revise Darwin's thinking on invasive species

  • December 2, 2013
    When aluminum outshines gold

  • December 2, 2013
    The mystery of neutron stars heats up

  • December 2, 2013
    Secrets to 'extreme adaptation' found in Burmese python genome

  • December 2, 2013
    MU researcher develops virtual wall that could stop the spread of oil and could help build invisible barrier for oil spills

  • December 2, 2013
    Culling vampire bats to stem rabies in Latin America can backfire

  • December 2, 2013
    "Nanosponge vaccine" fights MRSA toxins

  • November 28, 2013
    Quantitative approaches provide new perspective on development of antibiotic resistance

  • November 27, 2013
    University of Illinois physicists demonstrate DNA origami bends and twists in solution

  • November 27, 2013
    Smaller black holes can eat plenty

  • November 27, 2013
    New clues to memory formation may help better treat dementia

  • November 27, 2013
    LHC data to be made public via open access initiative

  • November 27, 2013
    Engineers turn to origami to solve astronomical space problem

  • November 27, 2013
    Clinical trial shows tongue-controlled wheelchair outperforms popular wheelchair navigation system

  • November 26, 2013
    Seahorse heads have a "no wake zone" that's made for catching prey

  • November 26, 2013
    Large study shows pollution impact on coral reefs--and offers solution

  • November 26, 2013
    Iron preserves, hides ancient tissues in fossilized remains

  • November 25, 2013
    Rice scientists ID new catalyst for cleanup of nitrites

  • November 25, 2013
    Researchers use nanoscale "patches" to sensitize targeted cell receptors

  • November 25, 2013
    Nanotubes can solder themselves, markedly improving device performance

  • November 25, 2013
    Flashes of brilliance

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    Bad proteins branch out

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    Ancient minerals: Which gave rise to life?

  • November 22, 2013
    New microscope captures movements of atoms and molecules

  • November 22, 2013
    Greenland's shrunken ice sheet: We've been here before

  • November 22, 2013
    Copper promises cheaper, sturdier fuel cells

  • November 21, 2013
    Searching for cosmic accelerators via IceCube

  • November 21, 2013
    Research paves path for hybrid nano-materials that could replace human tissue or today's pills

  • November 21, 2013
    Pre-industrial rise in greenhouse gases had natural and anthropogenic causes

  • November 21, 2013
    Infant galaxies merging near "cosmic dawn"

  • November 21, 2013
    IceCube pushes neutrinos to the forefront of astronomy

  • November 21, 2013
    Cosmic finding ushers in "new age of astronomy"

  • November 21, 2013
    Carnegie Mellon and Temple researchers offer fresh perspective to improve learning by taming instructional complexity

  • November 21, 2013
    BU, MIT team of engineers add new wrinkles to waterproofing

  • November 20, 2013
    USF researchers show invasive sparrows immune cells sharpen as they spread

  • November 20, 2013
    USC Viterbi engineers cut time to 3-D print heterogeneous objects from hours to minutes

  • November 20, 2013
    Texas A&M: 24,000-year-old skeletal remains raise new questions about first Americans

  • November 20, 2013
    Scripps oceanography researchers engineer breakthrough for biofuel production

  • November 20, 2013
    Researchers break a theoretical time barrier on bouncing droplets

  • November 20, 2013
    Framework could improve Southeast rainfall forecasts

  • November 20, 2013
    Evidence of jet of high-energy particles in Milky Way confirmed

  • November 19, 2013
    New Technique Controls Dimensions of Gold Nanorods while Manufacturing on a Large Scale

  • November 19, 2013
    Asteroids' close encounters with Mars

  • November 19, 2013
    A living desert underground

  • November 18, 2013
    Researchers develop new approach to identify possible ecological effects of releasing genetically engineered insects

  • November 18, 2013
    New method for stabilizing hemoglobin could lead to stable vaccines, artificial blood

  • November 17, 2013
    Volcano discovered smoldering under a kilometer of ice in West Antarctica

  • November 15, 2013
    New hologram technology created with tiny nanoantennas

  • November 15, 2013
    How teens choose their friends

  • November 14, 2013
    Surprising image provides new tool for studying galaxy

  • November 14, 2013
    Stanford scientists create a low-cost, long-lasting water splitter made of silicon and nickel

  • November 14, 2013
    Scientists nearing forecasts of long-lived wildfires

  • November 14, 2013
    Penn produces graphene nanoribbons with nanopores for fast DNA sequencing

  • November 14, 2013
    No peak in sight for evolving bacteria

  • November 14, 2013
    New approach advances wireless power transfer for vehicles

  • November 14, 2013
    Dogs likely originated in Europe more than 18,000 years ago, UCLA biologists report

  • November 14, 2013
    Accidental discovery dramatically improves electrical conductivity

  • November 13, 2013
    Study: Your brain sees things you don't

  • November 13, 2013
    Fossil of new big cat species discovered; oldest ever found

  • November 13, 2013
    Compound stymies polyomaviruses in lab tests

  • November 13, 2013
    Better batteries through biology?

  • November 13, 2013
    A vexing math problem finds an elegant solution

  • November 12, 2013
    Taking a new look at carbon nanotubes

  • November 12, 2013
    Single-celled genome sequencing gets better

  • November 12, 2013
    Marine lab marks 10th anniversary of NSF-funded research program for undergraduates

  • November 11, 2013
    Penn team elucidates evolution of bitter taste sensitivity

  • November 11, 2013
    Penn and Drexel team demonstrates new paradigm for solar cell construction

  • November 11, 2013
    Methane-munching microorganisms meddle with metals

  • November 11, 2013
    Feast and famine on the abyssal plain

  • November 11, 2013
    Bacteria may allow animals to send quick, voluminous messages

  • November 10, 2013
    Yoga and meditation may help achieve computer-brain meld

  • November 8, 2013
    Enriching biology courses using geospatial technology

  • November 7, 2013
    Male lizards prefer more feminine lizards to "bearded ladies," new research finds

  • November 7, 2013
    Gene responsible for hereditary cancer syndrome found to disrupt critical growth-regulating pathway

  • November 7, 2013
    Cost-effective method accurately orders DNA sequencing along entire chromosomes

  • November 7, 2013
    Carnegie Mellon researchers use inkblots to improve security of online passwords

  • November 7, 2013
    "Tiger stripes" underneath Antarctic glaciers slow the flow

  • November 6, 2013
    Researchers at Penn add another tool in their directed assembly toolkit

  • November 6, 2013
    In dual-career couples, mothers still do the most child care

  • November 6, 2013
    From one collapsing star, two black holes form and fuse

  • November 5, 2013
    Video: Knife-wielding robot trains for grocery checkout job using new coactive learning technique

  • November 5, 2013
    Staying alive in the high and dry

  • November 5, 2013
    Smart foam takes aim at concussions by measuring helmet impact

  • November 4, 2013
    Why the sagebrush grows: Scientists explore arid plant survival

  • November 4, 2013
    Diamond imperfections pave the way to technology gold

  • November 3, 2013
    Nanotube-based sensors can be implanted under the skin for a year

  • November 1, 2013
    Synaptic transistor learns while it computes

  • November 1, 2013
    Global warming led to dwarfism in mammals--twice

  • October 31, 2013
    Physicists unify the structure of scientific theories

  • October 31, 2013
    New SARS-like coronavirus discovered in Chinese horseshoe bats

  • October 31, 2013
    Making electrical contact along 1-D edge of 2-D materials

  • October 31, 2013
    Magnetic "force field" shields giant gas cloud during collision with Milky Way

  • October 31, 2013
    Global warming as viewed from the deep ocean

  • October 31, 2013
    Geoengineering the climate could reduce vital rains

  • October 31, 2013
    Genetic rarity rules in wild guppy population

  • October 31, 2013
    Evolution of new species requires few genetic changes

  • October 31, 2013
    CU-Boulder-led team gets first look at diverse life below rare tallgrass prairies

  • October 30, 2013
    The secret's in the (robotic) stroke

  • October 30, 2013
    Listen up: Oysters may use sound to select a home

  • October 30, 2013
    First results from LUX dark matter detector rule out some candidates

  • October 30, 2013
    A first step in learning by imitation, baby brains respond to another's actions

  • October 29, 2013
    Redwood trees reveal history of West Coast rain, fog, ocean conditions

  • October 29, 2013
    How poverty molds the brain

  • October 29, 2013
    Forget the needle, consider the haystack

  • October 28, 2013
    UC develops unique nano carrier to target drug delivery to cancer cells

  • October 28, 2013
    Traces of DNA exposed by twisted light

  • October 28, 2013
    Researchers turn to technology to discover a novel way of mapping landscapes

  • October 28, 2013
    Researchers quantify toxic ocean conditions during major extinction 93.9 million years ago

  • October 28, 2013
    Crying wolf: Who benefits and when?

  • October 27, 2013
    Scientists eye longer-term forecasts of U.S. heat waves

  • October 25, 2013
    ASU, Georgia Tech create breakthrough for solar cell efficiency

  • October 24, 2013
    Physicists decode decision circuit of cancer metastasis

  • October 24, 2013
    Increasing toxicity of algal blooms tied to nutrient enrichment and climate change

  • October 24, 2013
    Gold nanoparticles give an edge in recycling CO2

  • October 23, 2013
    UCLA chemists use MRI to peek at temperatures of gases inside catalytic reactors

  • October 23, 2013
    Surgical simulations you can bet on

  • October 23, 2013
    Study shows unprecedented warmth in the Arctic

  • October 23, 2013
    Study finds natural compound can be used for 3-D printing of medical implants

  • October 23, 2013
    Newly discovered predatory dinosaur "king of gore" reveals the origins of T. rex

  • October 23, 2013
    Early-life exposure to herbicide increases frog mortality from fungal disease

  • October 22, 2013
    WUSTL researchers developing hospital patient early warning system

  • October 22, 2013
    Researchers advance scheme to design seamless integrated circuits etched on graphene

  • October 22, 2013
    New device stores electricity on silicon chips

  • October 22, 2013
    Baby's innate number sense predicts future math skill

  • October 21, 2013
    In Nepal, villagers' land uses help people and tigers, study finds

  • October 21, 2013
    Habitat research methods give a new peek at tiger life with conservation

  • October 21, 2013
    Atomically thin device promises new class of electronics

  • October 21, 2013
    ALMA Peers Down the Maws of Two Supermassive Black Holes

  • October 21, 2013
    A chameleon in the physics lab

  • October 20, 2013
    Rats! Humans and rodents process their mistakes

  • October 20, 2013
    Global ocean currents explain why Northern Hemisphere is the soggier one

  • October 18, 2013
    New app provides new direction for researchers examining how children learn from nature

  • October 17, 2013
    Researchers advance toward engineering "wildly new genome"

  • October 17, 2013
    New technology that sorts cells by stiffness may help spot disease

  • October 17, 2013
    New imaging technique can identify breast cancer subtypes and early treatment response

  • October 17, 2013
    Frog-killing fungus paralyzes amphibian immune response

  • October 17, 2013
    Could Sandy happen again? Maybe, says Tufts geologist

  • October 16, 2013
    What makes a data visualization memorable?

  • October 16, 2013
    Software uses cyborg swarm to map unknown environs

  • October 16, 2013
    Separating the good from the bad in bacteria

  • October 16, 2013
    Carbon cycle models underestimate indirect role of animals

  • October 15, 2013
    Restoring surgeons' sense of touch during minimally invasive surgeries

  • October 15, 2013
    Recent finding is part of ongoing research supported by the Synergistic Suite of XSEDE Resources

  • October 14, 2013
    Turning vapors into foam-like polymer coatings

  • October 11, 2013
    Outside influence: Genes outside nucleus have disproportionate effect

  • October 11, 2013
    Mammalian body cells lack ancient viral defense mechanism, find UT scientists

  • October 11, 2013
    Crystals in Picabo's rocks point to "recycled" super-volcanic magma chambers

  • October 10, 2013
    New device harnesses sun and sewage to produce hydrogen fuel

  • October 10, 2013
    Massive spruce beetle outbreak in Colorado tied to drought, according to new CU study

  • October 10, 2013
    How red crabs on Christmas Island speak for the tropics

  • October 10, 2013
    Fish genital shape linked to predation

  • October 9, 2013
    An experiment puts auditing under scrutiny

  • October 7, 2013
    Scientists use blur to sharpen DNA mapping

  • October 3, 2013
    Northwestern researchers develop compact, high-powered terahertz source at room temperature

  • September 30, 2013
    Biochar quiets microbes, including some plant pathogens

  • September 29, 2013
    UC-Davis researchers discover a biological link between diabetes and heart disease

  • September 27, 2013
    Weighing the Antarctic ice sheet

  • September 26, 2013
    Study finds steroids may persist longer in the environment than expected

  • September 26, 2013
    Researchers describe unusual Mars rock

  • September 25, 2013
    Tapping a valuable resource or invading the environment? Research examines the start of fracking in Ohio

  • September 25, 2013
    Observations reveal critical interplay of interstellar dust, hydrogen

  • September 25, 2013
    Dams provide resilience to Columbia River basin from climate change impact

  • September 25, 2013
    'Jekyll and Hyde' star morphs from radio to x-ray pulsar and back again

  • September 23, 2013
    UCLA engineers develop a stretchable, foldable transparent electronic display

  • September 23, 2013
    Tiny antennas let long light waves see in infrared

  • September 23, 2013
    The fish and the egg: Towards a new strategy for fattening up red drum in Texas

  • September 23, 2013
    Researchers publish enormous catalog of more than 300,000 nearby galaxies

  • September 23, 2013
    New steering tech for heavy equipment saves fuel, ups efficiency

  • September 23, 2013
    Math explains history: Simulation accurately captures the evolution of ancient complex societies

  • September 20, 2013
    Water-shedding surfaces can be made to last

  • September 19, 2013
    Seismologists puzzle over largest deep earthquake ever recorded

  • September 19, 2013
    Mantas, devil rays butchered for apothecary trade now identifiable

  • September 19, 2013
    Got calcium? Mineral is key to restoring acid rain-damaged forests

  • September 19, 2013
    Glass or plastic? Container's properties affect the viscosity of nanoscale water

  • September 18, 2013
    The importance of keeping a beat

  • September 18, 2013
    Studies: Motor control development continues longer than previously believed

  • September 18, 2013
    Scaling up personalized query results for next generation of search engines

  • September 18, 2013
    Online citizen scientists classify plankton images

  • September 18, 2013
    New role for protein family could provide path to how crop traits are modified

  • September 17, 2013
    X-ray science taps bug biology to design better materials and reduce pollution

  • September 17, 2013
    Virginia Tech researchers help people in remote Africa respond to diarrheal disease

  • September 17, 2013
    Ten-year project redraws the map of bird brains

  • September 17, 2013
    Stronger winds explain puzzling growth of sea ice in Antarctica

  • September 17, 2013
    Proton weak charge determined for first time

  • September 17, 2013
    Ability to move to a beat linked to brain’s response to speech

  • September 16, 2013
    Study shows projected climate change in West Africa not likely to worsen malaria situation

  • September 16, 2013
    Non-traditional mathematics curriculum results in higher standardized test scores, MU study finds

  • September 16, 2013
    New model should expedite development of temperature-stable nano-alloys

  • September 16, 2013
    Invention jet prints nanostructures with self-assembling material

  • September 13, 2013
    Toward a truly white organic LED

  • September 13, 2013
    Researchers capture speedy chemical reaction in mid-stride

  • September 13, 2013
    Fish skin immune responses resemble those of the gut, Penn study finds

  • September 13, 2013
    Earth's wobble "fixes" dinner for marine organisms

  • September 12, 2013
    Voyager 1 spotted from Earth with NSF-funded telescopes

  • September 12, 2013
    Viruses associated with coral epidemic of "white plague"

  • September 12, 2013
    Underlying ocean melts ice shelf, speeds up glacier movement

  • September 12, 2013
    Shattering records: Thinnest glass in Guinness book

  • September 12, 2013
    Movement of marine life follows speed and direction of climate change

  • September 12, 2013
    Carnegie Mellon researchers say Twitter analysis can help gamblers beat the spread on NFL games

  • September 12, 2013
    An unprecedented threat to Peru's cloud forests

  • September 12, 2013
    A century of human impact on arctic climate indicated by new models and historic aerosol data contained in ice cores

  • September 11, 2013
    Unusual mechanism of DNA synthesis could explain genetic mutations

  • September 11, 2013
    Pumping draws arsenic toward a big-city aquifer

  • September 11, 2013
    Climate change may speed up forests' life cycles

  • September 11, 2013
    Airbrushing could facilitate large-scale manufacture of carbon nanofibers

  • September 11, 2013
    "Desperation DNA" synthesis could explain genetic mutations

  • September 10, 2013
    Think twice, speak once: Bilinguals process both languages

  • September 10, 2013
    New magnetic semiconductor material holds promise for "spintronics"

  • September 10, 2013
    MSU lands first drone

  • September 9, 2013
    Wireless network detects falls by the elderly

  • September 9, 2013
    Rainfall in South Pacific was more variable before 20th century

  • September 9, 2013
    Penn scientists demonstrate new method for harvesting energy from light

  • September 9, 2013
    New kind of ultraviolet LED could lead to portable, low-cost devices

  • September 9, 2013
    Microbes help beetles defeat plant defenses

  • September 9, 2013
    In odd-looking mutant, clues about how maize plants control stem cell number

  • September 9, 2013
    Chemists find new way to put the brakes on cancer

  • September 9, 2013
    Breaking deep-sea waves reveal mechanism for global ocean mixing

  • September 9, 2013
    A swarm on every desktop: Robotics experts learn from public

  • September 8, 2013
    A new approach to early diagnosis of influenza

  • September 6, 2013
    Researchers discover rare fossil ape cranium in China

  • September 6, 2013
    New connection between stacked solar cells can handle energy of 70,000 suns

  • September 5, 2013
    Scientists confirm existence of largest single volcano on Earth

  • September 5, 2013
    Powerful jets blowing material out of galaxy

  • September 5, 2013
    New model of Earth's interior reveals clues to hotspot volcanoes

  • September 5, 2013
    Global warming has increased risk of record heat, say Stanford scientists

  • September 5, 2013
    Deep-ocean carbon sinks

  • September 5, 2013
    Blue-green algae a five-tool player in converting waste to fuel

  • September 5, 2013
    Beneath Earth's surface, scientists find long "fingers" of heat

  • September 4, 2013
    Pico-world of molecular bioscavengers, mops and sponges being designed

  • September 4, 2013
    Molecular beacons light path to cardiac muscle repair

  • September 4, 2013
    Electronics advance moves closer to a world beyond silicon

  • September 4, 2013
    CMU autonomous Cadillac goes the distance (and obeys the speed limit)

  • September 4, 2013
    Bismuth-carrying nanotubes show promise for CT scans

  • September 3, 2013
    Penn develops computer model that will help design flexible touchscreens

  • September 3, 2013
    Measuring progress in nanotech design

  • September 3, 2013
    Death by asexuality: IU biologists uncover new path for mutations to arise

  • September 3, 2013
    Dark Energy Survey begins five-year mission to map southern sky in tremendous detail

  • September 3, 2013
    Birds choose sweet-smelling mates

  • September 3, 2013
    An easier way to control genes

  • August 30, 2013
    Novel self-powered nanoparticles developed to deliver healing drugs directly to bone cracks

  • August 29, 2013
    Young whoopers stay the course when they follow a wise old bird

  • August 29, 2013
    Transparent artificial muscle plays music

  • August 29, 2013
    Stanford-developed collagen patch speeds repair of damaged heart tissue in mice

  • August 29, 2013
    Spider venom reveals new secret

  • August 29, 2013
    Researchers a step closer to finding cosmic ray origins

  • August 29, 2013
    Penn study: Protein that protects nucleus also regulates stem cell differentiation

  • August 29, 2013
    Alaska tundra shows surprising resilience after unprecedented fire

  • August 28, 2013
    Wake up and smell the reef: Fish larvae sniff their way back home

  • August 28, 2013
    Ultracold big bang experiment successfully simulates evolution of early universe

  • August 28, 2013
    Researchers develop novel polymer to help oral medications reach the bloodstream

  • August 28, 2013
    Researchers develop model of "near-optimal" genetic code

  • August 28, 2013
    Researchers aim to use light--not electric jolts--to restore healthy heartbeats

  • August 28, 2013
    Milky Way gas cloud causes multiple images of distant quasar

  • August 28, 2013
    Magnetic charge crystals imaged in artificial spin ice

  • August 27, 2013
    Tennessee High School Students Publish in Top Science Journal

  • August 27, 2013
    Supervolcanic ash can turn to lava miles from eruption, MU scientists find

  • August 27, 2013
    Researcher controls colleague's motions in 1st human brain-to-brain interface

  • August 27, 2013
    New insight on wildfire smoke could improve climate change models

  • August 27, 2013
    New energy model offers transparency to let others replicate findings

  • August 27, 2013
    Control scheme dynamically maintains unstable quantum systems

  • August 26, 2013
    Study offers insight into the origin of the genetic code, team reports

  • August 26, 2013
    Many viewpoints, one problem: Managing water resources responsibly

  • August 26, 2013
    Changing river chemistry affects Eastern U.S. water supplies

  • August 25, 2013
    Researchers offer explanation for strange magnetic behavior at semiconductor interfaces

  • August 25, 2013
    Mercury levels in Pacific fish likely to rise in coming decades

  • August 22, 2013
    UK and U.S. scientists collaborate to design crops of the future

  • August 22, 2013
    Morphing manganese

  • August 22, 2013
    Epic ocean voyages of coral larvae revealed

  • August 22, 2013
    Creating plants that make their own fertilizer

  • August 21, 2013
    Scientists make highest resolution photos ever of the night sky

  • August 21, 2013
    Rising mountains, cooling oceans prompted spread of invasive species 450 million years ago

  • August 21, 2013
    Hue of barn swallow breast feathers can influence their health, says study by CU-Boulder, Cornell

  • August 21, 2013
    Highest-ever resolution photos of the night sky

  • August 21, 2013
    A brighter method for measuring the surface gravity of distant stars

  • August 21, 2013
    3-D graphene: Solar cells' new platinum?

  • August 20, 2013
    Starbirth surprisingly energetic: ALMA observations give new insights into protostars

  • August 20, 2013
    New theory points to "zombie vortices" as key step in star formation

  • August 20, 2013
    Carnegie Mellon leads NSF project to help people understand Web privacy policies

  • August 20, 2013
    As they form, stars shape their womb from within

  • August 20, 2013
    "Groovy" hologram creates strange state of light at visible and invisible wavelengths

  • August 19, 2013
    New characterization of the human genome's ability to mutate catalyzes biomedical research

  • August 19, 2013
    Molten magma can survive in upper crust for hundreds of millennia

  • August 19, 2013
    Microbial team turns corn stalks and leaves into better biofuel

  • August 19, 2013
    How sleep helps brain learn motor task

  • August 19, 2013
    Global sea-level rise dampened by Australia floods

  • August 19, 2013
    Altruism or manipulated helping?

  • August 18, 2013
    Newly discovered ocean plume could be major source of iron

  • August 16, 2013
    Nanosensors could aid drug manufacturing

  • August 15, 2013
    Voyager 1 has left the solar system, says new study

  • August 15, 2013
    UM scientists use new approach to reveal function of Greenland's ice sheet

  • August 15, 2013
    Try clapping your wet hands; a physics lesson from VT engineers

  • August 15, 2013
    Slow earthquakes may foretell larger events

  • August 15, 2013
    Research collaboration aims to improve wireless technology, smartphones

  • August 15, 2013
    Mountain high: Genetic adaptation for high altitudes identified

  • August 14, 2013
    Warming climate pushes plants up the mountain

  • August 14, 2013
    Study explains early warming of West Antarctica at end of last ice age

  • August 14, 2013
    Researchers discover beneficial jumping gene

  • August 14, 2013
    Newly found pulsar helps astronomers explore Milky Way's mysterious core

  • August 14, 2013
    Earth orbit changes key to Antarctic warming that ended last ice age

  • August 13, 2013
    Sugar is toxic to mice in "safe" doses

  • August 12, 2013
    Rice writes rules for gene-therapy vectors

  • August 12, 2013
    Researchers say readers' identities can reveal much about content of articles

  • August 12, 2013
    High-angle helix helps bacteria swim

  • August 12, 2013
    Bubbles are the new lenses for nanoscale light beams

  • August 11, 2013
    Device for capturing signatures uses tiny LEDs created with piezo-phototronic effect

  • August 9, 2013
    High-speed camera captures dancing droplets for scientific "photo album," study

  • August 9, 2013
    Fresh analysis of dinosaur skulls by Penn researchers finds three species are one

  • August 9, 2013
    Deep Earth heat surprise

  • August 9, 2013
    Astronomers celebrate "pollution" from Perseid meteor shower

  • August 8, 2013
    Views you can use? How online ratings affect your judgment

  • August 8, 2013
    Scientists devise innovative method to profile and predict the behavior of proteins

  • August 8, 2013
    Robot treats brain clots with steerable needles

  • August 8, 2013
    Genetic evidence shows recent population mixture in India

  • August 7, 2013
    Simple math sheds new light on a long-studied biological process

  • August 7, 2013
    Self-healing solar cells "channel" natural processes

  • August 7, 2013
    Regulating electron "spin" may be key to making organic solar cells competitive

  • August 7, 2013
    Newly discovered bacterial partnership changes ocean chemistry

  • August 7, 2013
    New proto-mammal fossil sheds light on evolution of earliest mammals

  • August 7, 2013
    DNA nanorobots find and tag cellular targets

  • August 6, 2013
    Gamma-ray burst illuminates galaxy in dark ages

  • August 6, 2013
    Colorado State University team investigates earthquake retrofits for "soft" first-floor buildings

  • August 5, 2013
    Understanding interface properties of graphene paves way for new applications

  • August 5, 2013
    Three-dimensional IR images now in full color

  • August 5, 2013
    Ozone-protection treaty had climate benefits, too, study says

  • August 5, 2013
    One tree's architecture reveals secrets of a forest, study finds

  • August 5, 2013
    Nanotechnique creates image 30 microns in width

  • August 2, 2013
    Versatile polymer film synthesis method invented

  • August 2, 2013
    Researchers create "soft robotic" devices using water-based gels

  • August 2, 2013
    International research team discovers new mineral

  • August 1, 2013
    UCI-led team develops more accurate model of climate change's effect on soil

  • August 1, 2013
    The when and where of the Y: Research on Y chromosomes finds new clues about human ancestry

  • August 1, 2013
    Novel drug shuts down master protein key to lymphoma

  • August 1, 2013
    Geoscientists unearth mineral-making secrets potentially useful for new technologies

  • August 1, 2013
    Genetics: More than merely a mutated gene

  • August 1, 2013
    Fly study finds two new drivers of RNA editing

  • August 1, 2013
    CU-Boulder team develops new water splitting technique that could produce hydrogen fuel

  • August 1, 2013
    Cool heads likely won't prevail in a hotter, wetter world

  • August 1, 2013
    As climate, disease links become clearer, study highlights need to forecast future shifts

  • August 1, 2013
    Arctic sea-ice loss has widespread effects on wildlife

  • August 1, 2013
    Advance in regenerative medicine could make reprogrammed cells safer while improving their function

  • August 1, 2013
    "Evolution will punish you if you're selfish and mean"

  • July 31, 2013
    Robots strike fear in the hearts of fish

  • July 31, 2013
    Planting a new perspective on climate research

  • July 31, 2013
    Oregon lab changes game for synthesizing new materials

  • July 31, 2013
    Man-Made Quakes Could Lead to Safer, Sturdier Buildings

  • July 31, 2013
    Bird Brains Predate Birds Themselves

  • July 31, 2013
    Berkeley Lab researchers discover universal law for light absorption in 2-D semiconductors

  • July 30, 2013
    Simulations aiding study of earthquake dampers for structures

  • July 30, 2013
    Santa's workshop not flooded--but lots of melting in the Arctic

  • July 30, 2013
    Rensselaer researchers identify cause of LED "efficiency droop"

  • July 29, 2013
    Study: Online tools accelerating earthquake engineering progress

  • July 29, 2013
    Penn: New variants at gene linked to kidney disease, sleeping sickness resistance

  • July 29, 2013
    New Coating May Help Joint Replacements Bond Better with Bone

  • July 29, 2013
    Natural affinities--unrecognized until now--may have set stage for life to ignite

  • July 29, 2013
    Mini-Monsters of the Forest Floor

  • July 29, 2013
    Ice-free Arctic winters could explain amplified warming during Pliocene

  • July 29, 2013
    Experimental Quest to Test Einstein's Speed Limit

  • July 28, 2013
    Molecular Robots Can Help Researchers Build More Targeted Therapeutics

  • July 28, 2013
    Breakthrough in Detecting DNA Mutations Could Help Treat Tuberculosis, Cancer

  • July 25, 2013
    Study Explains Pacific Equatorial Cold Water Region

  • July 25, 2013
    Global Warming to Cut Snow Water Storage 56 Percent in Oregon Watershed

  • July 25, 2013
    Broadscale Genome Tinkering With Help of an RNA Guide

  • July 24, 2013
    Starburst Wind Keeps Galaxies "Thin"

  • July 24, 2013
    Solar System's Youth Gives Clues to Planet Search

  • July 24, 2013
    Shedding New Light on the Brightest Objects in the Universe

  • July 24, 2013
    NYU-Poly Nano Scientists Reach the Holy Grail in Label-Free Cancer Marker Detection: Single Molecules

  • July 24, 2013
    Coastal Antarctic Permafrost Melting Faster Than Expected

  • July 24, 2013
    Carnegie Mellon Biophysicist Obtains First Experimental Evidence of Pressure Inside the Herpes Virus

  • July 23, 2013
    Six Months of Computing Time Generates Detailed Portrait of Cloth Behavior

  • July 23, 2013
    Oldest European Fort in the Inland U.S. Discovered in Appalachians

  • July 23, 2013
    Computer Can Infer Rules of the Forest

  • July 23, 2013
    Bird's Eye View: Effects of Trophic Mismatch in Alaska

  • July 22, 2013
    Sea-level Rise: New Iceberg Theory Points to Areas at Risk of Rapid Disintegration

  • July 22, 2013
    Perfecting Digital Imaging

  • July 22, 2013
    Geochemical "Fingerprints" Leave Evidence That Megafloods Eroded Steep Gorge

  • July 22, 2013
    Discovery of Rare Decay Narrows Space for New Physics

  • July 22, 2013
    Chemical Reaction Could Streamline Manufacture of Pharmaceuticals and Other Compounds

  • July 22, 2013
    Carnegie Mellon, Microsoft Scientists Use Game to Generate Database for Analysis of Drawing

  • July 21, 2013
    "Highway from hell" fueled Costa Rican volcano

  • July 19, 2013
    Lizards Show Evolution Is Predictable

  • July 19, 2013
    Desktop Printing at the Nano Level

  • July 18, 2013
    Snow Falling Around Infant Solar System: Icy Region Gives Planet and Comet Formation a Boost

  • July 18, 2013
    Penn Researchers Help Show New Way to Study and Improve Catalytic Reactions

  • July 18, 2013
    Microbes Can Influence Evolution of Their Hosts

  • July 18, 2013
    A Warmer Planetary Haven Around Cool Stars, As Ice Warms Rather Than Cools

  • July 17, 2013
    NWSC Named "Green" Data Center of the Year

  • July 17, 2013
    Long-forgotten Seawall Protected New Jersey Homes From Hurricane Sandy's Powerful Storm Surges

  • July 17, 2013
    Ironing Out the Origins of Wrinkles, Creases and Folds

  • July 17, 2013
    Family Tree of Fish Yields Surprises

  • July 17, 2013
    Big-nosed, Long-horned Dinosaur Discovered in Utah

  • July 16, 2013
    Study Identifies Deepwater Horizon Debris As Likely Source of Gulf of Mexico Oil Sheens

  • July 16, 2013
    Scientists Put Attitudes Toward Tigers On the Map

  • July 16, 2013
    Researchers Step Closer to Custom-building New Blood Vessels

  • July 16, 2013
    Researchers Shed New Light on Supraglacial Lake Drainage

  • July 16, 2013
    NYU Chemists Among R&D Magazine Award Winners for Creation of Optical Evaluation Instrument

  • July 16, 2013
    Information in Brain Cells' Electrical Activity Combines Memory, Environment and State of Mind

  • July 16, 2013
    Evidence For a Martian Ocean

  • July 16, 2013
    Broadband Photodetector for Polarized Light

  • July 15, 2013
    Study Finds Clues on How to Keep Kids Engaged With Educational Games

  • July 15, 2013
    Scientists Outline Long-term Sea-level Rise in Response to Warming of Planet

  • July 15, 2013
    Robotic Frogs Help Turn a Boring Mating Call Into a Serenade

  • July 15, 2013
    Phytoplankton Social Mixers

  • July 15, 2013
    Newly Found CLAMP Protein Regulates Genes

  • July 15, 2013
    Ecological Forces Structure Your Body's Personal Mix of Microbes

  • July 15, 2013
    Computer Smart As a 4-year-old

  • July 15, 2013
    Carnegie Mellon Researchers Develop Artificial Cells to Study Molecular Crowding and Gene Expression

  • July 15, 2013
    Black-legged Ticks Linked to Encephalitis in New York State

  • July 15, 2013
    A New Form of Carbon: Grossly Warped "Nanographene"

  • July 14, 2013
    Some Volcanoes "Scream" at Ever-Higher Pitches Until They Blow Their Tops

  • July 14, 2013
    Scientists Solve a 14,000-year-old Ocean Mystery

  • July 12, 2013
    UCSC Researchers Develop 3-D Display With No Ghosting for Viewers Without Glasses

  • July 11, 2013
    Sculpting Flow

  • July 11, 2013
    Scientists Cast Doubt on Theory of What Triggered Antarctic Glaciation

  • July 11, 2013
    Distant Quakes Trigger Tremors at U.S. Waste-injection Sites, Says Study

  • July 11, 2013
    China's Chance to Reinvent Itself Environmentally

  • July 11, 2013
    "Taste Sensor" Genes in Female Butterflies Vital to Species' Survival, UCI Study Finds

  • July 10, 2013
    New, More Detailed Mapping of a Nearby Universe

  • July 10, 2013
    Jagged Graphene Edges Can Slice Into Cell Membranes

  • July 10, 2013
    Intestinal Bacteria May Fuel Inflammation and Worsen HIV Disease

  • July 9, 2013
    Stanford Researchers Say "Peak Oil" Concerns Should Ease

  • July 9, 2013
    Scientists Image Vast Subglacial Water System Underpinning West Antarctica's Thwaites Glacier

  • July 9, 2013
    Researchers Build 3-D Structures Out of Liquid Metal

  • July 9, 2013
    Research Demonstrates the Influence of Temporal Niches in Maintaining Biodiversity

  • July 9, 2013
    Microparticles Create Localized Control of Stem Cell Differentiation

  • July 9, 2013
    Journal Highlights Arctic Sea Ice Study by UM Professor

  • July 9, 2013
    CU-Boulder Study Shows How Early Earth Kept Warm Enough to Support Life

  • July 9, 2013
    Biceps Bulge, Calves Curve, 50-year-old Assumptions Muscled Aside

  • July 9, 2013
    15th-Century Paint Recipes Discovered

  • July 8, 2013
    Researchers Warn of Legacy Mercury in the Environment

  • July 8, 2013
    Nanoparticles, "pH Phoresis" Could Improve Cancer Drug Delivery

  • July 8, 2013
    Eavesdropping on Lithium Ions

  • July 7, 2013
    Peering Into the Protein Pathways of a Cell

  • July 5, 2013
    In Subglacial Lake, Surprising Life Goes On

  • July 5, 2013
    Great Ape Genetic Diversity Catalog Frames Primate Evolution and Future Conservation

  • July 3, 2013
    Study of Mitochondrial DNA Ties Ancient Remains to Living Descendants

  • July 3, 2013
    Study Challenges Long-Held Assumption of Gene Expression in Embryonic Stem Cells

  • July 3, 2013
    Antifreeze, Cheap Materials May Lead to Low-Cost Solar Energy

  • July 2, 2013
    Video Data-sharing Library for Developmental Science Established

  • July 2, 2013
    Scientists Undertake Effort to Launch Video Data-Sharing Library for Developmental Science

  • July 2, 2013
    Revolutionary Instrument Delivers a Sharper Universe to Astronomers

  • July 2, 2013
    Greenhouse Gas Likely Altering Ocean Food Chain

  • July 2, 2013
    Breakthrough: Sensors Monitor Cells at Work

  • July 1, 2013
    Surprise Superconductor

  • July 1, 2013
    Psychology Influences Markets

  • July 1, 2013
    Nuke Test Radiation Can Fight Poachers

  • July 1, 2013
    New Forensic Technique May Help Track Illegal Ivory

  • July 1, 2013
    Mapping the Benefits of Our Ecosystems

  • July 1, 2013
    Improving Crop Yields in a World of Extreme Weather Events

  • June 30, 2013
    Diamond Catalyst Shows Promise in Breaching Age-old Barrier

  • June 28, 2013
    Mimicking Living Cells: Synthesizing Ribosomes

  • June 28, 2013
    Large-scale Quantum Chip Validated

  • June 28, 2013
    Biomedical Research Reveals Secrets of Cell Behavior

  • June 27, 2013
    Spiral Galaxies Like Milky Way Bigger Than Thought, Says CU-Boulder Study

  • June 27, 2013
    Scientists Discover Thriving Colonies of Microbes in Ocean "Plastisphere"

  • June 27, 2013
    Researchers Track Facial Expressions to Improve Teaching Software

  • June 27, 2013
    Researchers Discover Global Warming May Affect Microbe Survival

  • June 27, 2013
    Location of Upwelling in Earth's Mantle Discovered to Be Stable

  • June 27, 2013
    Keeping Networks Under Control

  • June 27, 2013
    Gas-Giant Exoplanets Cling to Parent Stars

  • June 27, 2013
    A Second Amyloid May Play a Role in Alzheimer's Disease

  • June 27, 2013
    "Shields to Maximum, Mr. Scott"

  • June 26, 2013
    Tiny Nanocubes Help Scientists Tell Left From Right

  • June 26, 2013
    Comparing Genomes of Wild and Domestic Tomatos

  • June 26, 2013
    Chapman University Unearths Data in Animal Habitat Selection That Counters Current Convention

  • June 25, 2013
    The Buffer Stops Here

  • June 25, 2013
    Researchers Use Video Game Tech to Steer Roaches on Autopilot

  • June 25, 2013
    Policy Issues Plague Hydropower As Wind Power Backup

  • June 25, 2013
    Framing Sustainability in a Telecoupled World

  • June 25, 2013
    Astronomers Find Three "Super-Earths" in Nearby Star's Habitable Zone

  • June 24, 2013
    Understanding a Novel Enzyme From a Family of Marine Crustaceans May Bolster Biofuels Development

  • June 24, 2013
    Two Mutations Triggered an Evolutionary Leap 500 Million Years Ago

  • June 24, 2013
    Resourceful Microbes Reign in World's Oceans

  • June 24, 2013
    Oregon Chemists Moving Forward With Tool to Detect Hydrogen Sulfide

  • June 24, 2013
    Changing Minds About Climate Change Policy Can Be Done--Sometimes

  • June 21, 2013
    Northwestern Researchers Examine Mechanical Bases for the Emergence of Undulatory Swimmers

  • June 21, 2013
    Graphene-based System Could Lead to Improved Information Processing

  • June 21, 2013
    Airborne Gut Action Primes Wild Chili Pepper Seeds

  • June 20, 2013
    Two-dimensional, Atomically-flat Transistors Show Promise for Next-generation Green Electronics

  • June 20, 2013
    The Red Queen Was Right: We Have to Run to Keep in Place

  • June 20, 2013
    Study of Insect Bacteria Reveals Genetic Secrets of Symbiosis

  • June 20, 2013
    Pistil Leads Pollen in Life-and-death Dance

  • June 20, 2013
    Particle Accelerator That Can Fit on a Tabletop Opens New Chapter for Science Research

  • June 20, 2013
    Does Your Salad Know What Time It Is?

  • June 19, 2013
    Texas Astronomers Discover Pulsations in Crystalized, Dying Star

  • June 19, 2013
    Sound Waves Precisely Position Nanowires

  • June 19, 2013
    Scientists Date Prehistoric Bacterial Invasion Still Present in Today's Cells

  • June 19, 2013
    Researchers Report First Entanglement Between Light and an Optical Atomic Coherence

  • June 19, 2013
    Researchers Propose New Method for Achieving Nonlinear Optical Effects

  • June 19, 2013
    NCAR Joins Massive Field Campaign to Examine Summertime Air in Southeast

  • June 19, 2013
    Biological Fitness Trumps Other Traits in Mating Game

  • June 19, 2013
    A Battery Made of Wood?

  • June 18, 2013
    Small Dam Construction to Reduce Greenhouse Emissions Is Causing Ecosystem Disruption

  • June 18, 2013
    Printing Tiny Batteries

  • June 18, 2013
    Computer Modeling Technique Goes Viral at Brandeis

  • June 18, 2013
    Academics Earn Street Cred With TED Talks But No Points From Peers, IU Research Shows

  • June 17, 2013
    Wayne State Welcomes Undergraduates From Around the U.S. for Physics Research Experience

  • June 17, 2013
    Penn Researchers Design Variant of Main Painkiller Receptor

  • June 17, 2013
    IU Chemists Produce Star-shaped Macromolecule That Grabs Large Anions

  • June 17, 2013
    Bariatric Surgery Restores Nerve Cell Properties Altered by Diet

  • June 16, 2013
    Noble Gases Hitch a Ride on Hydrous Minerals

  • June 14, 2013
    Researchers Solve Mystery of X-ray Light Coming From Black Holes

  • June 14, 2013
    NASA-led Study Explains Decades of Black Hole Observations

  • June 14, 2013
    Arecibo Radar Sees Asteroid 1998 QE2 and Moon

  • June 13, 2013
    Study: Context Crucial When It Comes to Mutations in Genetic Evolution

  • June 13, 2013
    Nanoparticle Opens the Door to Clean Energy Alternatives

  • June 13, 2013
    Light-carved "Nano-volcanoes" Hold Promise for Drug Delivery

  • June 13, 2013
    Dangerous Strains of E. Coli May Linger Longer in Water Than Benign Counterparts, Study Finds

  • June 13, 2013
    "Tailing" Spiny Lobster Larvae to Protect Them

  • June 13, 2013
    "Self-cleaning" Pollution-control Technology Could Do More Harm Than Good, Study Suggests

  • June 12, 2013
    The BRAIN Initiative

  • June 12, 2013
    Research Shows Male Guppies Reproduce Even After Death

  • June 12, 2013
    Questions Arise About Seeding for Ocean C02 Sequestration

  • June 12, 2013
    Moving Iron in Antarctica

  • June 12, 2013
    Life Underground

  • June 12, 2013
    How to Survive Without Sex: Rotifer Genome Reveals Its Strategies

  • June 11, 2013
    New Additive Offers Near-perfect Results As Nucleating Agent for Organic Semiconductors

  • June 11, 2013
    Carnegie Mellon Method Uses Network of Cameras to Track People in Complex, Indoor Settings

  • June 10, 2013
    When Will My Computer Understand Me?

  • June 10, 2013
    UCI Scientists Size Up Universe's Most Lightweight Dwarf Galaxy

  • June 10, 2013
    Hairpin Turn: Micro-RNA Plays Role in Wood Formation

  • June 10, 2013
    From Hot Springs to HIV, Same Protein Complexes Are Hijacked to Promote Viruses

  • June 10, 2013
    Bridge Species Drive Tropical Engine of Biodiversity

  • June 10, 2013
    Amount of Dust Blown Across the West Is Increasing, Says CU-Boulder Study

  • June 10, 2013
    African Starlings: Dashing Darlings of the Bird World in More Ways Than One

  • June 10, 2013
    2-D Electronics Take a Step Forward

  • June 6, 2013
    Rutgers Findings May Predict the Future of Coral Reefs in a Changing World

  • June 6, 2013
    Promising Material for Lithium-ion Batteries

  • June 6, 2013
    Pollution in Northern Hemisphere Helped Cause 1980s African Drought

  • June 6, 2013
    Metabolic Model of E. Coli Reveals How Bacterial Growth Responds to Temperature Change

  • June 6, 2013
    Living Fossils? Actually, Sturgeon Are Evolutionary Speedsters

  • June 6, 2013
    Large-scale Biodiversity Is Vital to Maintain Ecosystem Health

  • June 6, 2013
    How Young Genes Gain a Toehold on Becoming Indispensable

  • June 6, 2013
    Borneo Stalagmites Provide New View of Abrupt Climate Events Over 100,000 Years

  • June 5, 2013
    Tiny Bubbles in Your Metallic Glass May Not Be a Cause for Celebration

  • June 5, 2013
    Study Suggests Second Life for Possible Spintronic Materials

  • June 5, 2013
    Scientists Discover Oldest Primate Skeleton

  • June 5, 2013
    Researchers Control Flying Robot With Only the Mind

  • June 5, 2013
    Over-produced Autism Gene Alters Synapses, Affects Learning and Behavior in Mice

  • June 5, 2013
    Filmmaking Magic With Polymers

  • June 5, 2013
    Discovering One Reason Why Swarming Evolved Offers Tantalizing Clues on How Intelligence Developed

  • June 4, 2013
    USF Researchers: Life-producing Phosphorus Carried to Earth by Meteorites

  • June 4, 2013
    New Model Finds Common Muscle Control Patterns Governing the Motion of Swimming Animals

  • June 3, 2013
    Earth's Milky Way Neighborhood Gets More Respect

  • June 3, 2013
    Dense Hydrogen in a New Light

  • June 2, 2013
    Researchers Document Acceleration of Ocean Denitrification During Deglaciation

  • June 2, 2013
    Cracking the Ice Code

  • May 31, 2013
    Circadian Rhythms Control Body's Response to Intestinal Infections, UCI-led Study Finds

  • May 30, 2013
    Scientists Capture First Images of Molecules Before and After Reaction

  • May 30, 2013
    Multinational Study Identifies Links Between Genetic Variants and Educational Attainment

  • May 30, 2013
    Images of Comet ISON from Gemini Observatory Detail the Comet's Behavior

  • May 30, 2013
    Atom by Atom, Bond by Bond, a Chemical Reaction Caught in the Act

  • May 29, 2013
    Wit, Grit and a Supercomputer Yield Chemical Structure of HIV Capsid

  • May 29, 2013
    Team Describes Molecular Detail of HIV's Inner Coat, Pointing the Way to New Therapies

  • May 29, 2013
    Organic Polymers Show Sunny Potential

  • May 29, 2013
    Computer Simulations Help Scientists Understand HIV-1 Infection

  • May 29, 2013
    Arctic Current Flowed Under Deep Freeze of Last Ice Age, Study Says

  • May 28, 2013
    Small Dams on Chinese River Harm Environment More Than Expected, Study Finds

  • May 28, 2013
    Scientists Find Possible Solution to an Ancient Enigma

  • May 28, 2013
    Preventing "Traffic Jams" in Brain Cells

  • May 26, 2013
    Models From Big Molecules Captured in a Flash

  • May 24, 2013
    Astronomers Measure the Elusive Extragalactic Background Light

  • May 23, 2013
    U of I Biophysicists Measure Mechanism That Determines Fate of Living Cells

  • May 23, 2013
    Monkey Teeth Help Reveal Neanderthal Weaning

  • May 23, 2013
    Milwaukee-York Researchers Forward Quest for Quantum Computing

  • May 23, 2013
    Bittersweet: Bait-averse Cockroaches Shudder at Sugar

  • May 23, 2013
    Accurate Distance Measurement Resolves Major Astronomical Mystery

  • May 23, 2013
    Abundance and Distribution of Hawaiian Coral Species Predicted by Model

  • May 22, 2013
    Researchers Reveal Model of Sun's Magnetic Field

  • May 22, 2013
    Researchers Explain Magnetic Field Misbehavior in Solar Flares: The Culprit Is Turbulence

  • May 22, 2013
    Research Offers Promising New Approach to Treatment of Lung Cancer

  • May 22, 2013
    Pinpointing How Nature’s Benefits Link to Human Well Being

  • May 22, 2013
    Penn-led Research Maps Historic Sea-level Change on the New Jersey Coastline

  • May 21, 2013
    UCLA Life Scientists Present New Insights on Climate Change and Species Interactions

  • May 21, 2013
    Single-cell Transfection Tool Enables Added Control for Biological Studies

  • May 21, 2013
    Allosaurus Fed More Like a Falcon Than a Crocodile, New Study Finds

  • May 20, 2013
    Unraveling the Napo's Mystery

  • May 20, 2013
    UC-Davis Engineers Create Non-wetting Fabric That Drains Sweat

  • May 20, 2013
    The Politics of Saving Energy vs. Saving the Planet

  • May 20, 2013
    The Mammoth's Lament: Research Shows How Cosmic Impact Sparked Devastating Climate Change

  • May 20, 2013
    Soft Matter Offers Ways to Study Arrangement of Ordered Materials in Non-spherical Spaces

  • May 20, 2013
    Slow Earthquakes: It's All in the Rock Mechanics

  • May 20, 2013
    Researchers Perform Fastest Measurements Ever Made of Ion Channel Proteins

  • May 20, 2013
    Penn Research Makes Advance in Nanotech Gene Sequencing Technique

  • May 20, 2013
    Iron-platinum Alloys Could Be New-generation Hard Drives

  • May 20, 2013
    Computational Tool Translates Complex Data Into Simplified 2-D Images

  • May 20, 2013
    Coming Into Existence

  • May 20, 2013
    Amazon River Exhales Virtually All Carbon Taken Up By Rain Forest

  • May 17, 2013
    Scientists Capture First Direct Proof of Hofstadter Butterfly Effect

  • May 17, 2013
    Penn Engineers' Nanoantennas Improve Infrared Sensing

  • May 16, 2013
    World's Smallest Droplets

  • May 16, 2013
    World's Melting Glaciers Making Large Contribution to Sea Rise

  • May 16, 2013
    Stacking 2-D Materials Produces Surprising Results

  • May 16, 2013
    Research into Carbon Storage in Arctic Tundra Reveals Unexpected Insight into Ecosystem Resiliency

  • May 16, 2013
    New Insights Into How Materials Transfer Heat Could Lead to Improved Electronics

  • May 16, 2013
    Moth-inspired Nanostructures Take the Color Out of Thin Films

  • May 16, 2013
    Mathematicians Analyze Social Divisions Using Cell Phone Data

  • May 16, 2013
    Beautiful "Flowers" Self-assemble in a Beaker

  • May 15, 2013
    Widespread but Neglected Disease a Health Threat in Africa, Virginia Tech Researchers Say

  • May 15, 2013
    Untangling the Tree of Life

  • May 15, 2013
    The Developmental Genetics of Space and Time

  • May 15, 2013
    Scientists Discover Oldest Evidence of Split Between Old World Monkeys and Apes

  • May 15, 2013
    Frog Once Imported for Pregnancy Testing Brought Deadly Amphibian Disease to U.S., Study Suggests

  • May 15, 2013
    Fall Warming on Antarctic Peninsula Driven by Tropically Forced Circulation

  • May 15, 2013
    Evolution Shapes New Rules for Ant Behavior, Stanford Research Finds

  • May 15, 2013
    Cells as Living Calculators

  • May 14, 2013
    Study Shows Warming in Central China Greater Than Most Climate Models Indicated

  • May 14, 2013
    Speed Keys

  • May 14, 2013
    Penn Research Helps Paint Finer Picture of Massive 1700 Earthquake

  • May 14, 2013
    New Software Spots, Isolates Cyber-attacks to Protect Networked Control Systems

  • May 14, 2013
    Making Gold Green: New Nontoxic Method for Mining Gold

  • May 13, 2013
    Seabird Bones Reveal Changes in Open-Ocean Food Chain

  • May 13, 2013
    Scientists Use Crowd-sourcing to Help Map Global CO2 Emissions

  • May 13, 2013
    Physicists Light "Magnetic Fire" to Reveal Energy's Path

  • May 13, 2013
    Carnivorous Plant Throws Out "Junk" DNA

  • May 10, 2013
    Potential Flu Pandemic Lurks

  • May 9, 2013
    Ice-free Arctic May Be in Our Future, Say UMass-Amherst, International Researchers

  • May 9, 2013
    Heady Mathematics

  • May 9, 2013
    Flawed Diamonds Promise Sensory Perfection

  • May 9, 2013
    Dust in the Clouds

  • May 8, 2013
    Spintronics Discovery

  • May 8, 2013
    Researchers Use Graphene Quantum Dots to Detect Humidity and Pressure

  • May 8, 2013
    Look! Something Shiny! How Some Textbook Visuals Can Hurt Learning

  • May 8, 2013
    George Washington University Biologist Maps the Family Tree of All Known Snake and Lizard Groups

  • May 8, 2013
    Dietary Flexibility May Have Helped Some Large Predators Survive After Last Ice Age

  • May 8, 2013
    Cannibal Tadpoles Key to Understanding Digestive Evolution

  • May 8, 2013
    Brain Anatomy of Dyslexia Is Not the Same in Men and Women, Boys and Girls

  • May 7, 2013
    Theta Brainwaves Reflect Ability to Beat Built-in Bias

  • May 7, 2013
    Study Highlights Under-appreciated Benefit of Oyster Restoration

  • May 7, 2013
    Live and Learn: Most GenXers Are Continuing Their Education

  • May 7, 2013
    Fossil Amber Shatters Theories of Glass As a Liquid

  • May 6, 2013
    Researchers Develop Unique Method for Creating Uniform Nanoparticles

  • May 6, 2013
    More Than a Good Eye: CMU Robot Uses Arms, Location and More to Discover Objects

  • May 3, 2013
    George Washington University Biologist Discovers New Dinosaur in China

  • May 3, 2013
    Carnegie Mellon Research Shows Self-affirmation Improves Problem-solving Under Stress

  • May 3, 2013
    Birth of a Black Hole

  • May 2, 2013
    Robotic Insects Make First Controlled Flight

  • May 2, 2013
    Heart Cells Change Stem Cell Behavior

  • May 1, 2013
    Professor Amy McGovern Advocates Encouragement and Practical Instruction to Bridge the Gender Gap in Computer Science

  • May 1, 2013
    New Plant Protein Discoveries Could Ease Global Food and Fuel Demands

  • May 1, 2013
    Health Defects Found in Fish Exposed to Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill

  • May 1, 2013
    Bug's View Inspires New Digital Camera's Unique Imaging Capabilities

  • May 1, 2013
    Bug's Eye Inspires Hemispherical Digital Camera

  • April 30, 2013
    VLA Gives Deep, Detailed Image of Distant Universe

  • April 30, 2013
    Understanding Student Weaknesses

  • April 30, 2013
    Is Antimatter Anti-gravity?

  • April 30, 2013
    Fleeing Facebook: Study Examines Why People Quit--and Come Back--to the "Global Aquarium"

  • April 30, 2013
    Encountering Connections May Make Life Feel More Meaningful

  • April 30, 2013
    Economics Influence Fertility Rates More Than Other Factors

  • April 29, 2013
    Smoke Signals: How Burning Plants Tell Seeds to Rise From the Ashes

  • April 29, 2013
    Silicone Liquid Crystal Stiffens With Repeated Compression

  • April 29, 2013
    Penn Research Helps to Show How Turbulence Can Occur Without Inertia

  • April 29, 2013
    NYU and NYU Langone Researchers Devise Method for Enhancing CEST MRI

  • April 29, 2013
    Leadership Emerges Spontaneously During Games

  • April 29, 2013
    How We Decode "Noisy" Language in Daily Life

  • April 29, 2013
    Engaging Online Crowds in the Classroom Could Be Important Tool for Teaching Innovation

  • April 29, 2013
    "Super-resolution" Microscope Possible for Nanostructures

  • April 26, 2013
    World's Longest-Running Plant Monitoring Program Now Digitized

  • April 26, 2013
    Humans Passing Drug Resistance to Animals in Protected Africa, Virginia Tech Study Says

  • April 26, 2013
    Competing Pathways Affect Early Differentiation of Higher Brain Structures

  • April 25, 2013
    With Wave of the Hand, Carnegie Mellon Researchers Create Touch-based Interfaces

  • April 25, 2013
    Scientists Create Novel Approach to Find RNAs Involved in Long-term Memory Storage

  • April 25, 2013
    Researchers Pinpoint How Trees Play Role in Smog Production

  • April 25, 2013
    Researchers Identify Key Cellular Organelle Involved in Gene Silencing

  • April 25, 2013
    Piezoelectric "Taxel" Arrays Convert Motion to Electronic Signals for Tactile Imaging

  • April 25, 2013
    Keeping Beverages Cool in Summer: It's Not Just the Heat, It's the Humidity

  • April 25, 2013
    Einstein's Gravity Theory Passes Toughest Test Yet

  • April 25, 2013
    Arecibo Telescope Used to Study Neutron Star Twice as Massive as the Sun, Orbiting Every Two Hours: Einstein's Theory of Gravitation Passes with Flying Colors

  • April 24, 2013
    Virtual, Squishy Creatures Evolve to Run Using Evolutionary Algorithms

  • April 24, 2013
    Rethinking Early Atmospheric Oxygen

  • April 24, 2013
    Ancient Earth Crust Stored in Deep Mantle

  • April 23, 2013
    Whether Human or Hyena, There's Safety in Numbers

  • April 23, 2013
    Team's Discovery Yields Supertough, Strong Nanofibers

  • April 23, 2013
    Team Deploys Hundreds of Tiny Untethered Surgical Tools in First Animal Biopsies

  • April 23, 2013
    Study: Source of Organic Matter Affects Bay Water Quality

  • April 23, 2013
    New Study Reveals Motivations Behind Pinterest Activity

  • April 23, 2013
    Insights Into Deadly Coral Bleaching Could Help Preserve Reefs

  • April 23, 2013
    Geoscientists Predict New Compounds Could Change Our View of What Planets Are Made Of

  • April 23, 2013
    Deep, Permeable Soils Buffer Impacts of Crop Fertilizer on Amazon Streams, MBL Study Finds

  • April 23, 2013
    Baby Sea Turtles and Flipper-driven Robot Reveal Principles of Moving on Sand

  • April 22, 2013
    Study Shows Reproductive Effects of Pesticide Exposure Span Generations

  • April 22, 2013
    Screening Detects Ovarian Cancer Using Neighboring Cells

  • April 22, 2013
    Rivers Act As "Horizontal Cooling Towers"

  • April 22, 2013
    Researchers Measure Near-field Behavior of Semiconductor Plasmonic Microparticles

  • April 22, 2013
    Physicists Find Right (and Left) Solution for On-chip Optics

  • April 22, 2013
    Nanowires Grown on Graphene Have Surprising Structure

  • April 22, 2013
    Can the Friend of My Friend Be My Enemy?

  • April 22, 2013
    An Update on Research Directed at Revolutionizing Tornado Prediction

  • April 21, 2013
    Earth's Current Warmth Not Seen in the Last 1,400 Years or More, Says Study

  • April 19, 2013
    Something's Fishy in the Tree of Life

  • April 19, 2013
    Quest for Edible Malarial Vaccine Leads to Other Potential Medical Uses for Algae

  • April 19, 2013
    Genetic Circuit Allows Both Individual Freedom, Collective Good

  • April 18, 2013
    When It Comes to Survival of the Fittest, Stress Is a Good Thing

  • April 18, 2013
    Superstorm Sandy Shook the U.S.

  • April 18, 2013
    New Carnivorous Dinosaur From Madagascar Raises More Questions Than It Answers

  • April 18, 2013
    Nano Compartments May Aid Drug Delivery, Catalyst Design

  • April 18, 2013
    Distant Blazar Is a High-energy Astrophysics Puzzle

  • April 18, 2013
    Building a Better Capacitor With Custom Nanorods

  • April 18, 2013
    Bear Baiting May Put Hunting Dogs at Risk From Wolves

  • April 17, 2013
    UC-Santa Cruz Study of Pumas in Santa Cruz Mountains Documents Impact of Predator/Human Interaction

  • April 17, 2013
    Massive Star Factory Churned in Universe's Youth

  • April 17, 2013
    Hop, Skip or Jump? Study Says No to All of the Above

  • April 17, 2013
    Biology Students Discover Possible Evolutionary Link Between Yeast, Humans

  • April 16, 2013
    Small in Size, Big on Power: New Microbatteries Are the Most Powerful Yet

  • April 16, 2013
    Researchers Devise X-ray Approach to Track Surgical Devices, Minimize Radiation Exposure

  • April 15, 2013
    Our Futures Look Bright--Because We Reject the Possibility That Bad Things Will Happen

  • April 15, 2013
    Layered "2-D Nanocrystals" Promising New Semiconductor

  • April 14, 2013
    Recent Climate, Glacier Changes in Antarctica at the "Upper Bound" of Normal

  • April 14, 2013
    Nanosponges Soak Up Toxins Released by Bacterial Infections and Venom

  • April 14, 2013
    Cutting Specific Pollutants Would Slow Sea Level Rise

  • April 11, 2013
    Scientists Map Elusive 3-D Structure of Telomerase Enzyme, Key Actor in Cancer, Aging

  • April 11, 2013
    Researchers Evaluate Bose-Einstein Condensates for Communicating Among Quantum Computers

  • April 11, 2013
    New Technique Measures Evaporation Globally

  • April 11, 2013
    New Software Alleviates Wireless Traffic

  • April 11, 2013
    Maya Long Count Calendar and European Calendar Linked Using Carbon-14 Dating

  • April 11, 2013
    IU Study: "Backbone" of Mental Illness Stigma Common in 16 Countries Studied

  • April 11, 2013
    Fossilized Teeth Provide New Insight Into Human Ancestor

  • April 10, 2013
    Subconscious Mental Categories Help Brain Sort Through Everyday Experiences

  • April 10, 2013
    Redesigned Material Could Lead to Lighter, Faster Electronics

  • April 10, 2013
    How Some Leaves Got Fat: It's the Veins

  • April 10, 2013
    First Objective Measure of Pain Discovered in Brain Scan Patterns by CU-Boulder Study

  • April 10, 2013
    Early Warning Signs of Population Collapse

  • April 10, 2013
    Clinging to Crevices, E. Coli Thrive

  • April 9, 2013
    Surf's Up: Turbulence Tells Sea Urchins to Settle Down

  • April 9, 2013
    Satellite Sandwich Technique Improves Analysis of Geographical Data

  • April 9, 2013
    Bean Leaves Can Trap Bedbugs, Researchers Find

  • April 9, 2013
    Advancing Secure Communications: A Better Single-photon Emitter for Quantum Cryptography

  • April 8, 2013
    Technique Finds Software Bugs in Surgical Robots and Helps Developers Fix Flaws, Ensure Safety

  • April 8, 2013
    Stanford Seeks Sea Urchin's Secret to Surviving Ocean Acidification

  • April 8, 2013
    Research Demonstrates Why Going Green Is Good Chemistry

  • April 8, 2013
    Pronghorn Research Solves Decades-Old Evolutionary Controversy

  • April 8, 2013
    Carbon's Role in Planetary Atmosphere Formation

  • April 7, 2013
    Adhesive Differences Enable Separation of Stem Cells to Advance Potential Therapies

  • April 5, 2013
    New Tool Promises Private Photo-sharing--Even Using Facebook and Flickr

  • April 5, 2013
    New Emissions Standards Would Fuel Shift From Coal to Natural Gas

  • April 4, 2013
    SDSC's Gordon Supercomputer Assists in Crunching Large Hadron Collider Data

  • April 4, 2013
    Scientists Illuminate Elusive Mechanism of Widely Used Click Reaction

  • April 4, 2013
    Electron Conflict Leads to "Bad Traffic" on Way to Superconductivity

  • April 4, 2013
    Discovery of 1,800-year-old "Rosetta Stone" for Tropical Ice Cores

  • April 4, 2013
    Ancient Pool of Warm Water Questions Current Climate Models

  • April 3, 2013
    Thin Clouds Drove Greenland's Record-breaking 2012 Ice Melt

  • April 3, 2013
    Quantum Tricks Drive Magnetic Switching Into the Fast Lane

  • April 3, 2013
    NCAR-Wyoming Supercomputing Center Recognized for Outstanding Design Implementation

  • April 3, 2013
    Invasive Crabs Help Cape Cod Marshes

  • April 3, 2013
    Green Pea Galaxies Could Help Astronomers Understand Early Universe

  • April 3, 2013
    Earth Is "Lazy" When Forming Faults Like Those Near San Andreas

  • April 3, 2013
    Diversity Programs Give Illusion of Corporate Fairness, Study Shows

  • April 3, 2013
    CWRU-led Scientists Build Material That Mimics Squid Beak

  • April 3, 2013
    Climate Change Winners: Adélie Penguin Population Expands as Ice Fields Recede

  • April 3, 2013
    Ancient Climate Questions Could Improve Today's Climate Predictions

  • April 2, 2013
    UC Research on Maya Village Uncovers "Invisible" Crops, Unexpected Agriculture

  • April 2, 2013
    Telerobotic System Designed to Treat Bladder Cancer Better

  • April 2, 2013
    Rising Temperature Difference Between Hemispheres Could Dramatically Shift Tropical Rain Patterns

  • April 2, 2013
    Ozone Masks Plants Volatiles, Plant Eating Insects Confused

  • April 1, 2013
    Swirling Secrets: Understanding the Turbulence of Gases in Planet-forming Protoplanetary Disks

  • April 1, 2013
    Streams Stressed by Pharmaceutical Pollution

  • April 1, 2013
    Southern California Sagebrush Better Suited to Climate Change, UCI Study Finds

  • April 1, 2013
    New Models Predict Drastically Greener Arctic in Coming Decades

  • April 1, 2013
    Mines Solar Cell Research Cited in Applied Physics Letters

  • April 1, 2013
    Geckos Keep Firm Grip in Wet Natural Habitat

  • March 31, 2013
    Watching Fluid Flow at Nanometer Scales

  • March 31, 2013
    New Models Predict Drastically Greener Arctic in Coming Decades

  • March 29, 2013
    Climate Change Likely to Worsen Threat of Diarrheal Disease in Botswana, Arid African Countries

  • March 28, 2013
    Volunteers Use Historic U.S. Ship Logbooks to Uncover Arctic Climate Data

  • March 28, 2013
    Theory and Practice Key to Optimized Broadband, Low-loss Optical Metamaterials

  • March 28, 2013
    Penn Researchers Show Stem Cell Fate Depends on "Grip"

  • March 28, 2013
    Opposites Attract: How Cells and Cell Fragments Move in Electric Fields

  • March 28, 2013
    Light May Recast Copper As Chemical Industry "Holy Grail"

  • March 28, 2013
    Gene Discovery May Yield Lettuce That Will Sprout in Hot Weather

  • March 28, 2013
    Even Graphene Has Weak Spots

  • March 27, 2013
    Scripps Scientists Image Deep Magma Beneath Pacific Sea Floor Volcano

  • March 27, 2013
    New System to Restore Wetlands Could Reduce Massive Floods, Aid Crops

  • March 27, 2013
    New Fossil Species From a Fish-eat-fish World When Limbed Animals Evolved

  • March 27, 2013
    Better Than X-rays: A More Powerful Terahertz Imaging System

  • March 26, 2013
    Researchers Find Novel Way Plants Pass Traits to Next Generation

  • March 26, 2013
    Penn Linguistics Researchers Document Philadelphia's Shift to a Northern Accent

  • March 26, 2013
    Mice Show Innate Ability to Vocalize

  • March 26, 2013
    Brief Mindfulness Training May Boost Test Scores, Working Memory

  • March 25, 2013
    Storming the Gates: UNC Research Probes How Pancreatic Cancers Metastasize

  • March 25, 2013
    Museum Exhibit Developed at Harvard SEAS Puts Evolution at Visitors' Fingertips

  • March 25, 2013
    Hybrid Ribbons a Gift for Powerful Batteries

  • March 25, 2013
    Homeowner Associations Can Support Native Species in Suburban Neighborhoods

  • March 22, 2013
    NSF Grant Boosts Research on Proteins That Affect Fertility

  • March 22, 2013
    Nerve Regeneration Research and Therapy May Get Boost From New Discovery

  • March 21, 2013
    Scientists Reveal Quirky Feature of Lyme Disease Bacteria

  • March 21, 2013
    Penn Researchers Attach Lyme Disease Antibodies to Nanotubes, Paving Way for Diagnostic Device

  • March 21, 2013
    New Technique Could Help Designers Predict How Legged Robots Will Move on Granular Media Like Sand

  • March 21, 2013
    Huge and Widespread Volcanic Eruptions Triggered the End-Triassic Extinction

  • March 21, 2013
    Global Nitrogen Availability Consistent for Past 500 Years, Linked to Carbon Levels

  • March 21, 2013
    Breakthrough Could Lead to Cheaper, More Sustainable Chemical Production

  • March 21, 2013
    ASU Biodesign Institute Scientists Develop Innovative Twists to DNA Nanotechnology

  • March 20, 2013
    Thin Films of Nickel and Iron Oxides Yield Efficient Solar Water-splitting Catalyst

  • March 20, 2013
    Some Alaskan Trout Use Flexible Guts for the Ultimate Binge Diet

  • March 20, 2013
    Scripps Scientists Discover "Lubricant" for Earth's Tectonic Plates

  • March 20, 2013
    Humanoid Robot Helps Train Children With Autism

  • March 19, 2013
    Wireless, Implanted Sensor Broadens Range of Brain Research

  • March 19, 2013
    Tenfold Boost in Ability to Pinpoint Proteins in Cancer Cells

  • March 19, 2013
    Brain-mapping Increases Understanding of Alcohol's Effects on First-year College Students

  • March 18, 2013
    Slabs of Ancient Tectonic Plate Still Lodged Under California, Researchers Find

  • March 18, 2013
    Physicists Use 3-D Printing to Test Complex Qualities of Shapes Made Via Computer

  • March 18, 2013
    Oregon Researchers Synthesize Negative-charge Carrying Molecular Structures

  • March 18, 2013
    Ocean Plankton Sponge Up Nearly Twice the Carbon Currently Assumed

  • March 18, 2013
    Male Lions Use Ambush Hunting Strategy

  • March 18, 2013
    Electrons Are Not Enough: Cuprate Superconductors Defy Convention

  • March 18, 2013
    DNA Catalysts Do the Work of Protein Enzymes

  • March 18, 2013
    Difficulty in Recognizing Faces in Autism Linked to Performance in a Group of Neurons

  • March 14, 2013
    Researchers Divide Enzyme to Conquer Genetic Puzzle

  • March 14, 2013
    Researchers Building Stronger, Greener Concrete With Biofuel Byproducts

  • March 14, 2013
    NYU Physicists Part of Team Behind New Finding Supporting Discovery of the Higgs Boson

  • March 14, 2013
    Know Thyself: How Mindfulness Can Improve Self-knowledge

  • March 13, 2013
    Predictability: The Brass Ring for Synthetic Biology

  • March 13, 2013
    NIST Mechanical Micro-drum Used As Quantum Memory

  • March 13, 2013
    Events in the Future Seem Closer Than Those in the Past

  • March 13, 2013
    Carnivores, Livestock and People Manage to Share Same Space Study Finds

  • March 13, 2013
    Bursts of Star Formation in the Early Universe

  • March 13, 2013
    "Nuisance" Data Lead to Surprising Star-birth Discovery

  • March 12, 2013
    The Nose's Unheralded Neighbor

  • March 12, 2013
    Infants Prefer Individuals Who Punish Those Not Like Themselves, Yale Researchers Find

  • March 12, 2013
    Fluorescent Light Revealed As Gauge of Coral Health

  • March 12, 2013
    Computer Model May Help Athletes and Soldiers Avoid Brain Damage and Concussions

  • March 12, 2013
    Astronomers Observe Planets Around Another Star Like Never Before

  • March 12, 2013
    Americans and Religion Increasingly Parting Ways

  • March 12, 2013
    "I Don't Want to Pick!" Preschoolers Know When They Aren't Sure

  • March 11, 2013
    Untangling Life's Origins

  • March 11, 2013
    Tiny Piece of RNA Keeps "Clock" Running in Earliest Stages of Life

  • March 11, 2013
    Study Shows How One Insect Got Its Wings

  • March 11, 2013
    Study Predicts Lag in Summer Rains Over Parts of U.S. and Mexico

  • March 11, 2013
    Remote Clouds Responsible for Climate Models' Glitch in Tropical Rainfall

  • March 11, 2013
    Neural "Synchrony" May Be Key to Understanding How the Human Brain Perceives

  • March 11, 2013
    Monsoon Failure Key to Long Droughts in Southwest

  • March 11, 2013
    Ground-level Ozone Falling Faster Than Model Predicted

  • March 11, 2013
    Device May Lead to Quicker, More Efficient Diagnostics

  • March 10, 2013
    Glaciers Contribute Significant Iron to North Atlantic Ocean

  • March 10, 2013
    Astronomers Conduct First Remote Reconnaissance of Another Solar System

  • March 8, 2013
    Sing a New Song: Computer Scientists Use Music to Lure Students to STEM Majors

  • March 8, 2013
    Home Toxic Home

  • March 8, 2013
    Genetic Study of House Dust Mites Demonstrates Reversible Evolution

  • March 7, 2013
    Tracking Sediments' Fate in Largest-ever Dam Removal

  • March 7, 2013
    The Future of Ion Traps

  • March 7, 2013
    Reconstruction of Earth Climate History Shows Significance of Recent Temperature Rise

  • March 7, 2013
    New Form of Animal Communication Discovered

  • March 7, 2013
    Long Predicted Atomic Collapse State Observed in Graphene

  • March 7, 2013
    Engineer Aims to Reduce Blood Vessel Stent Complications

  • March 7, 2013
    Dual Systems Key to Keeping Chromosomes Intact

  • March 7, 2013
    Disease Knowledge May Advance Faster With CRISPR Gene Probing Tool

  • March 6, 2013
    Researchers Explain a Key Developmental Mechanism for the First Time in Plants

  • March 6, 2013
    Researchers Discover Workings of Brain's "GPS System"

  • March 6, 2013
    One Region, Two Functions: Brain Cells' Multitasking Key to Understanding Overall Brain Function

  • March 6, 2013
    Killing Cancer Cells With Acid Reflux

  • March 6, 2013
    Hidden Layer of Genome Unveils How Plants May Adapt to Environments Throughout the World

  • March 6, 2013
    CSI: Milky Way

  • March 5, 2013
    The Making of Antarctica's Hidden Fjords

  • March 5, 2013
    Stressed-out Tadpoles Grow Larger Tails to Escape Predators

  • March 5, 2013
    Stressed Proteins Can Cause Blood Clots for Hours

  • March 5, 2013
    Seniors Who Play Video Games Report Better Sense of Emotional Well-being

  • March 5, 2013
    New Spectroscopy Method Could Lead to Better Optical Devices

  • March 5, 2013
    New Evidence That Comets Could Have Seeded Life on Earth

  • March 5, 2013
    Does the Villainous "Selfish" Gene Undermine Genome's Police?

  • March 4, 2013
    Vortex Loops Could Untie Knotty Physics Problems

  • March 4, 2013
    USF and KAUST Chemists Develop Efficient Material for Carbon Capture

  • March 4, 2013
    New Research Confirms Plight of Bumblebees, Persistence of Other Bees in Northeast

  • March 4, 2013
    MIT Researchers Develop Solar-to-fuel Roadmap for Crystalline Silicon

  • March 4, 2013
    Improved Synchronicity: Preventive Care for the Power Grid

  • March 4, 2013
    "True Grit" Erodes Assumptions About Evolution

  • March 3, 2013
    Man-made Material Pushes the Bounds of Superconductivity

  • March 3, 2013
    Early Warning System Provides Four-month Forecast of Malaria Epidemics in Northwest India

  • March 1, 2013
    Volcanic Aerosols, Not Pollutants, Tamped Down Recent Earth Warming, Says CU-Boulder Study

  • March 1, 2013
    Living Through a Tornado Does Not Shake Optimism

  • March 1, 2013
    How Do Bacteria Clog Medical Devices? Very Quickly

  • March 1, 2013
    A Nanogel-based Treatment for Lupus

  • February 28, 2013
    Walking in the Footsteps of 19th and 20th Century Naturalists

  • February 28, 2013
    Modified Bacteria Turn Waste Into Fat for Fuel

  • February 28, 2013
    Mineral Diversity Clue to Early Earth Chemistry

  • February 28, 2013
    Discoveries Suggest Icy Cosmic Start for Amino Acids and DNA Ingredients

  • February 28, 2013
    Brown Unveils Novel Wireless Brain Sensor

  • February 28, 2013
    "Defective" Virus Surprisingly Plays Major Role in Spread of Disease

  • February 27, 2013
    Silver Nanoparticles May Adversely Affect Environment

  • February 27, 2013
    Rice Builds Nanotube Photodetector

  • February 27, 2013
    Researcher finds faster, more efficient technique for creating high-density ceramics

  • February 27, 2013
    New Insight Into How People Choose Insurance Plans

  • February 25, 2013
    Two Vortex Trails With One Stroke

  • February 24, 2013
    Laser Mastery Narrows Down Sources of Superconductivity

  • February 24, 2013
    A New Look at High-temperature Superconductors

  • February 22, 2013
    Lessons From Cockroaches Could Inform Robotics

  • February 22, 2013
    Genomic Detectives Crack the Case of the Missing Heritability

  • February 21, 2013
    Student Loans Help Women More Than Men in Reaching Graduation

  • February 21, 2013
    Researchers Propose New Way to Probe Earth's Deep Interior

  • February 21, 2013
    Researchers "Nanoweld" by Applying Light to Aligned Nanorods in Solid Materials

  • February 21, 2013
    Penn Researchers Develop Protein "Passport" That Helps Nanoparticles Get Past Immune System

  • February 20, 2013
    Tool Boosts Success of Online Collaborations by Redistributing the Burdens of Leadership

  • February 20, 2013
    New Injectable Hydrogel Encourages Regeneration and Improves Functionality After a Heart Attack

  • February 20, 2013
    Molecules Assemble in Water, Hint at Origins of Life

  • February 20, 2013
    Genome-wide Imaging Study Identifies New Gene Associated With Alzheimer's Plaques

  • February 19, 2013
    That's the Way the Droplets Adhere

  • February 19, 2013
    New Approach Alters Malaria Maps

  • February 19, 2013
    Mutant Champions Save Imperiled Species From Almost-certain Extinction

  • February 19, 2013
    Lake-effect Snow Sometimes Needs Mountains

  • February 19, 2013
    Computer Modeling Reveals How Surprisingly Potent the Hepatitis C Drug Works

  • February 19, 2013
    Climate Change Effect on Plant Communities Is Buffered by Large Herbivores, New Research Suggests

  • February 18, 2013
    The Role of Goop: Research Shows Pollution Doesn't Change the Rate of Droplet Formation

  • February 18, 2013
    Researchers Coat Spinal Polymer Implants With Bioactive Film to Improve Bonding With Bone

  • February 18, 2013
    New Supercomputer to Aid Genomics Research

  • February 18, 2013
    Ancient Fossilized Sea Creatures Yield Oldest Biomolecules Isolated Directly From a Fossil

  • February 17, 2013
    Dopants Dramatically Alter Electronic Structure of Superconductor

  • February 17, 2013
    "Snooze Button" on Biological Clocks Improves Cell Adaptability

  • February 16, 2013
    Malawi's Bountiful Harvests and Healthier Children

  • February 15, 2013
    New Material Interface Improves Functioning of Non-silicon-based Electronic Devices

  • February 15, 2013
    Force Is the Key to Granular State-shifting

  • February 14, 2013
    Tough, Light and Strong: Lessons From Nature Could Lead to the Creation of New Materials

  • February 14, 2013
    Researchers Invent "Acoustic-assisted" Magnetic Information Storage

  • February 14, 2013
    MOND Used to Predict Key Property in Andromeda's Satellites

  • February 14, 2013
    Math Helps Detect Gang-related Crime and Better Allocate Police Resources

  • February 14, 2013
    Forget About Leprechauns, Engineers Are Catching Rainbows

  • February 14, 2013
    A Microbial Biorefinery Provides New Insight Into How Bacteria Regulate Genes

  • February 13, 2013
    Video Study Shows Which Fish Clean Up Coral Reefs, Showing Importance of Biodiversity

  • February 13, 2013
    Team Creates MRI for the Nanoscale

  • February 13, 2013
    Stopping Cold: USC Scientists Turn Off the Ability to Feel Cold

  • February 13, 2013
    Penn Geologists Quantify, Characterize Sediment Carried by Mississippi Flood to Louisiana's Wetlands

  • February 13, 2013
    Long Noncoding RNAs Control Development of Fat Cells

  • February 13, 2013
    Journey to the Limits of Spacetime

  • February 13, 2013
    Engineers Show Feasibility of Superfast Materials

  • February 13, 2013
    CU-Boulder Amphibian Study Shows How Biodiversity Can Protect Against Disease

  • February 12, 2013
    Southwest Regional Warming Likely Cause of Pinyon Pine Cone Decline, Says CU Study

  • February 12, 2013
    Size of Lunch Dictates Force of Crunch

  • February 12, 2013
    HIPPO Global-scale Air Chemistry Dataset Now Available

  • February 12, 2013
    Flu Outbreaks Modeled by New Study of Classroom Schedules

  • February 12, 2013
    "Get Off My Lawn": Song Sparrows Escalate Territorial Threats--With Video

  • February 11, 2013
    Tree Die-off Triggered by Hotter Temperatures

  • February 11, 2013
    Rice University Lab Shows How Blood Vessels Regroup After Stroke

  • February 11, 2013
    One-two Punch Strategy Against Bacteria and Cancer

  • February 11, 2013
    Large, Ancient Landslides Delivered Preferred Upstream Habitats for Coho Salmon

  • February 11, 2013
    Carnegie Mellon Analysis Shows Online Songwriters Seek Collaborators With Complementary Skills

  • February 8, 2013
    Visualizing Biological Networks in 4-D

  • February 7, 2013
    Unique Peptide Could Treat Cancers, Neurological Disorders, and Infectious Diseases

  • February 7, 2013
    The Deep Roots of Catastrophe

  • February 7, 2013
    Salmon May Use Magnetic Field As a Navigational Aid

  • February 7, 2013
    Research Could Ensure That Crowd Work Becomes a Career Option, Not a Dead End

  • February 7, 2013
    Placental Mammal Diversity Exploded After Age of Dinosaurs

  • February 7, 2013
    New Evidence Suggests Comet or Asteroid Impact Was Last Straw for Dinosaurs

  • February 7, 2013
    Largest-ever Study of Mammalian Ancestry Completed by Renowned Research Team

  • February 6, 2013
    X-rays Reveal Uptake of Nanoparticles by Soya Bean Crops

  • February 6, 2013
    Volcano Location Could Be Greenhouse-icehouse Key

  • February 6, 2013
    Sensing the Light, But Not to See

  • February 6, 2013
    Scientists Identify Genetic Mechanism That Contributed to Irish Famine

  • February 6, 2013
    Preserving Biodiversity Can Be Compatible With Intensive Agriculture

  • February 6, 2013
    Nitrogen From Pollution, Natural Sources Causes Growth of Toxic Algae, Study Finds

  • February 6, 2013
    Insect Research Heads Down Path to Start-up Company With NSF I-Corps Program

  • February 6, 2013
    India Joined With Asia 10 Million Years Later Than Previously Thought

  • February 6, 2013
    Going Along Means Getting Along--and That's Not Always Good, Baylor Study Finds

  • February 6, 2013
    Forecasting a Supernova Explosion

  • February 5, 2013
    UT Dallas Researchers Pushing the Boundaries of Virtual Reality

  • February 5, 2013
    Using Single Quantum Dots to Probe Nanowires

  • February 5, 2013
    Recreating Natural Complex Gene Regulation

  • February 5, 2013
    Next-gen E-readers: Improved "Peacock" Technology Could Lock in Color for High-res Displays

  • February 5, 2013
    Newly Discovered Plant Structure May Lead to Improved Biofuel Processing

  • February 5, 2013
    Mitochondrial Mutations: When the Cell's Two Genomes Collide

  • February 5, 2013
    Evidence That at Least One Mammal Can Smell in Stereo

  • February 5, 2013
    Biologists Map Rare Case of Fitness-reducing Interaction in Nuclear, Mitochondrial DNA

  • February 5, 2013
    Achilles Heel: Popular Drug-carrying Nanoparticles Get Trapped in Bloodstream

  • February 4, 2013
    New Study Shows That Gases Work With Particles to Promote Cloud Formation

  • February 4, 2013
    Grooming Helps Insects Keep Their Senses Sharpened

  • February 4, 2013
    Cargo Container Research to Improve Buildings' Ability to Withstand Tsunamis

  • February 4, 2013
    Avoiding a Cartography Catastrophe

  • February 1, 2013
    Plant Scientists at CSHL Demonstrate New Means of Boosting Maize Yields

  • January 31, 2013
    The Effective Collective: Grouping Could Ensure Animals Find Their Way in a Changing Environment

  • January 31, 2013
    Social Networking: Gen Xers Connect Online As Often As They Socialize in Person

  • January 31, 2013
    Scientist Says Ozone Thinning Has Changed Ocean Circulation

  • January 31, 2013
    Protein Origami: Quick Folders Are the Best

  • January 31, 2013
    Ozone Depletion Trumps Greenhouse Gas Increase in Jet-stream Shift

  • January 31, 2013
    NYU Physicists Shine a Light on Particle Assembly

  • January 31, 2013
    Novel Materials Shake Ship Scum

  • January 31, 2013
    New Geology Study Raises Questions About Long-held Theories of Human Evolution

  • January 31, 2013
    Mutant Gene Gives Pigeons Fancy Hairdos

  • January 31, 2013
    Flat Boron by the Numbers

  • January 31, 2013
    Empathy and Age

  • January 31, 2013
    Cyclone Did Not Cause 2012 Record Low for Arctic Sea Ice

  • January 30, 2013
    UCI Team Finds New Target for Treating Wide Spectrum of Cancers

  • January 30, 2013
    Rutgers Physics Professors Find New Order in Quantum Electronic Material

  • January 30, 2013
    Reconcilable Differences: Study Uncovers the Common Ground of Scientific Opposites

  • January 30, 2013
    Good Mood Helps Boost Brain Power in Older Adults

  • January 29, 2013
    Researchers Find a Better Way to Culture Central Nervous Cells

  • January 29, 2013
    Research Unlocks Mystery Surrounding the Harnessing of Fusion Energy

  • January 29, 2013
    Penn Research Shows Mechanism Behind Wear at the Atomic Scale

  • January 29, 2013
    Cornell Engineers Solve a Biological Mystery and Boost Artificial Intelligence

  • January 28, 2013
    Study Finds Significant Microorganism Populations in Middle and Upper Troposphere

  • January 28, 2013
    One In, Two Out: Simulating More Efficient Solar Cells

  • January 28, 2013
    New Look at Cell Membrane Reveals Surprising Organization

  • January 28, 2013
    Bioinspired Fibers Change Color When Stretched

  • January 27, 2013
    Rice Technique Points Toward 2-D Devices

  • January 27, 2013
    Cities Affect Temperatures for Thousands of Miles

  • January 27, 2013
    ASU Scientists Unravel the Mysteries of Spider Silk

  • January 24, 2013
    Virginia Tech Computer Scientists Develop New Way to Study Molecular Networks

  • January 24, 2013
    Using Twitter to Track the Flu: A Better Way to Screen the Tweets

  • January 24, 2013
    Organic Ferroelectric Molecule Shows Promise for Memory Chips, Sensors

  • January 24, 2013
    Newly Discovered "Scarecrow" Gene Might Trigger Big Boost in Food Production

  • January 24, 2013
    Maglev Tissues Could Speed Toxicity Tests

  • January 24, 2013
    Love Triumphs Over Hate to Make Exotic New Compound

  • January 24, 2013
    Immune Cell Suicide Alarm Helps Destroy Escaping Bacteria

  • January 24, 2013
    False Beliefs Persist, Even After Instant Online Corrections

  • January 24, 2013
    "Cool" Kids in Middle School Bully More, UCLA Psychologists Report

  • January 23, 2013
    Warmer Soils Release Additional CO2 Into Atmosphere; Effect Stabilizes Over Longer Term

  • January 23, 2013
    Scientists Underestimated Potential for Tohoku Quake. Now What?

  • January 23, 2013
    Researchers Create Self-healing, Stretchable Wires Using Liquid Metal

  • January 23, 2013
    Parasites of Madagascar's Lemurs Expanding With Climate Change

  • January 23, 2013
    Owl Monkeys Who "Stay True" Reproduce More Than Those With Multiple Partners, Penn Study Finds

  • January 23, 2013
    Motion Control Keeps Electric Car's Four Wheels--and Four Motors--on the Road

  • January 23, 2013
    Modifications of a Nanoparticle Can Change Chemical Interactions With Cell Membranes

  • January 23, 2013
    Learn to be More Understanding by Watching The Bachelor (This Season, Anyway)

  • January 23, 2013
    Deep Ice Cores Show Past Greenland Warm Period May Be "Road Map" for Continued Warming of Planet

  • January 23, 2013
    Cornell Bioengineers Discover the Natural Switch That Controls Spread of Breast Cancer Cells

  • January 23, 2013
    Controlled Crumpling of Graphene Forms Artificial Muscle

  • January 23, 2013
    Children’s Complex Thinking Skills Begin Forming Before They Go to School

  • January 23, 2013
    Cells "Flock" to Heal Wounds

  • January 22, 2013
    In the Land of the Free, Interdependence Undermines Americans' Motivation to Act

  • January 22, 2013
    Circadian Rhythms Can Be Modified for Potential Treatment of Disorders

  • January 22, 2013
    Antibacterial Agent Used in Common Soaps Found in Increasing Amounts in Freshwater Lakes

  • January 21, 2013
    Study Finds Linchpin of Skin Response to UVA Light

  • January 21, 2013
    Microbiologists Eavesdrop on the Hidden Lives of Microbes

  • January 18, 2013
    UGA Researchers Invent New Material for Warm-white LEDs

  • January 18, 2013
    Penn Physicists Help Show Math Behind Growth of "Coffee Rings"

  • January 17, 2013
    They Hunt, They Kill, They Cheat: Single-celled Algae Shed Light on Social Lives of Microbes

  • January 17, 2013
    Study Provides New Insights on Drought Predictions in East Africa

  • January 17, 2013
    Novel Technique Reveals Dynamics of Telomere DNA Structure

  • January 17, 2013
    Is Athleticism Linked to Brain Size?

  • January 17, 2013
    Global Plant Diversity Still Hinges on Local Battles Against Invasives, Study Suggests

  • January 17, 2013
    Dietary Shifts Driving Up Phosphorus Use

  • January 16, 2013
    Researchers Create Method for More Sensitive Electrochemical Sensors

  • January 16, 2013
    Marginal Lands Are Prime Fuel Source for Alternative Energy

  • January 15, 2013
    Researchers Create Flexible, Nanoscale "Bed of Nails" for Possible Drug Delivery

  • January 15, 2013
    Momma Knows Best When It Comes to Panda Survival

  • January 15, 2013
    Don't Read My Lips! Body Language Trumps the Face for Conveying Intense Emotions

  • January 14, 2013
    Scientists Find "Bipolar" Distribution of Marine Bacteria, Refuting Idea that "Everything is Everywhere"

  • January 14, 2013
    Salmon Runs Boom, Go Bust Over Centuries

  • January 14, 2013
    Potential Harvest of Most Fish Stocks Largely Unrelated to Abundance

  • January 14, 2013
    New Robotic Fish Glides Indefinitely

  • January 14, 2013
    Impaired Coordination of Brain Activity in Autism Involves Local, As Well As Long-range, Signaling

  • January 14, 2013
    CU-led Study Shows Pine Beetle Outbreak Buffers Watersheds From Nitrate Pollution

  • January 11, 2013
    Nearby Dwarf Galaxy and Possible Protogalaxy Discovered

  • January 10, 2013
    Lack of Guidelines Create Ethical Dilemmas in Social Network-based Research

  • January 10, 2013
    Astronomers Find Massive Supply of Fresh Gas Around Modern Galaxies

  • January 10, 2013
    A Snapshot of Pupfish Evolution

  • January 10, 2013
    A Rock Is a Clock: Physicist Uses Matter to Tell Time

  • January 10, 2013
    A Cloudy Mystery

  • January 9, 2013
    Whales' Foraging Strategies Revealed by New Technology

  • January 9, 2013
    Study Shows Cognitive Benefit of Lifelong Bilingualism

  • January 9, 2013
    Next-Generation Adaptive Optics Brings Remarkable Details to Light in Stellar Nursery

  • January 9, 2013
    Mapping the Milky Way: Radio Telescopes Give Clues to Structure, History

  • January 9, 2013
    Magma in Mantle Has Deep Impact

  • January 9, 2013
    Low Extinction Rates Made California a Refuge for Diverse Plant Species

  • January 8, 2013
    Faulty Behavior

  • January 8, 2013
    Earth-size Planets Common in Galaxy

  • January 8, 2013
    DNA Prefers to Dive Headfirst Into Nanopores

  • January 8, 2013
    Counting the Twists in a Helical Light Beam

  • January 7, 2013
    Within "Habitable Zone," More Planets Than We Knew

  • January 7, 2013
    Study Reveals Ordinary Glass' Extraordinary Properties

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    Penn Study Shows Mountains Are Only Minor Contributors to Erosion and Climate Regulation

  • January 7, 2013
    Penn Researchers Show New Level of Control Over Liquid Crystals

  • January 7, 2013
    New Compound Overcomes Drug-resistant Staph Infection in Mice

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    Massive Outburst in Neighbor Galaxy Surprises Astronomers

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    Detecting Dusty Clouds and Stars in Our Galaxy

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    Captive Hyenas Outfox Wild Relatives

  • January 4, 2013
    Waste Removal in Worms Reveals New Mechanism to Regulate Calcium Signaling

  • January 4, 2013
    Research Update: Jumping Droplets Help Heat Transfer

  • January 3, 2013
    Unconventional Visualization Method Wins Jury Prize at Media Festival

  • January 3, 2013
    How Computers Push on the Molecules They Simulate

  • January 3, 2013
    First Meteorite Linked to Martian Crust

  • January 3, 2013
    Coral Records Suggest that Recent El Nino Activity Rises Above Noisy Background

  • January 2, 2013
    Researchers Develop Tool to Evaluate Genome Sequencing Method

  • January 2, 2013
    Bonobos Will Share With Strangers Before Acquaintances

  • January 2, 2013
    Biologists Unlock "Black Box" to Underground World

  • January 2, 2013
    ALMA Shows How Young Star and Planets Grow Simultaneously

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