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NEWS FROM THE FIELD FOR 2013

  • December 31, 2013
    Researchers use Hubble Telescope to reveal cloudy weather on alien world

  • December 31, 2013
    New studies give strong boost to binary-star formation theory

  • December 31, 2013
    Genetically identical bacteria can behave in radically different ways

  • December 30, 2013
    With few hard frosts, tropical mangroves push north

  • December 30, 2013
    Montana State University research on algal biofuels keys larger study

  • December 30, 2013
    Mangroves expand north as Florida freezes decline

  • December 27, 2013
    Assessing others: Evaluating the expertise of humans and computer algorithms

  • December 23, 2013
    Walking the walk: What sharks, honeybees and humans have in common

  • 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

  • December 22, 2013
    Greenland ice stores liquid water year-round

  • 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

  • December 19, 2013
    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

  • December 18, 2013
    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

  • December 9, 2013
    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

  • December 5, 2013
    JILA team develops "spinning trap" to measure electron roundness

  • December 5, 2013
    How mosquitoes are drawn to human skin and breath

  • December 4, 2013
    Storing carbon in the Arctic

  • December 4, 2013
    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

  • November 25, 2013
    Bad proteins branch out

  • November 25, 2013
    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

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    Math Helps Detect Gang-related Crime and Better Allocate Police Resources

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    Forget About Leprechauns, Engineers Are Catching Rainbows

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    A Microbial Biorefinery Provides New Insight Into How Bacteria Regulate Genes

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    Video Study Shows Which Fish Clean Up Coral Reefs, Showing Importance of Biodiversity

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    Team Creates MRI for the Nanoscale

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    Stopping Cold: USC Scientists Turn Off the Ability to Feel Cold

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    Penn Geologists Quantify, Characterize Sediment Carried by Mississippi Flood to Louisiana's Wetlands

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    Long Noncoding RNAs Control Development of Fat Cells

  • February 13, 2013
    Journey to the Limits of Spacetime

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    Engineers Show Feasibility of Superfast Materials

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    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

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    Size of Lunch Dictates Force of Crunch

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    HIPPO Global-scale Air Chemistry Dataset Now Available

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    Flu Outbreaks Modeled by New Study of Classroom Schedules

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    "Get Off My Lawn": Song Sparrows Escalate Territorial Threats--With Video

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    Tree Die-off Triggered by Hotter Temperatures

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    Rice University Lab Shows How Blood Vessels Regroup After Stroke

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    One-two Punch Strategy Against Bacteria and Cancer

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    Large, Ancient Landslides Delivered Preferred Upstream Habitats for Coho Salmon

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    Carnegie Mellon Analysis Shows Online Songwriters Seek Collaborators With Complementary Skills

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    Visualizing Biological Networks in 4-D

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    Unique Peptide Could Treat Cancers, Neurological Disorders, and Infectious Diseases

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    The Deep Roots of Catastrophe

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    Salmon May Use Magnetic Field As a Navigational Aid

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    Research Could Ensure That Crowd Work Becomes a Career Option, Not a Dead End

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    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

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    Volcano Location Could Be Greenhouse-icehouse Key

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    Sensing the Light, But Not to See

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    Scientists Identify Genetic Mechanism That Contributed to Irish Famine

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    Immune Cell Suicide Alarm Helps Destroy Escaping Bacteria

  • January 24, 2013
    False Beliefs Persist, Even After Instant Online Corrections

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    "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

  • January 7, 2013
    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

  • January 7, 2013
    Massive Outburst in Neighbor Galaxy Surprises Astronomers

  • January 7, 2013
    Detecting Dusty Clouds and Stars in Our Galaxy

  • January 7, 2013
    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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