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NEWS FROM THE FIELD FOR 2012

  • December 31, 2012
    Did Fossil Lucy Walk, Climb or Both?

  • December 24, 2012
    Why Some Grasses Evolved a More Efficient Photosynthesis and Others Didn't

  • December 24, 2012
    Fluctuating Environment May Have Driven Human Evolution

  • December 24, 2012
    "Molecular Levers" May Make Materials Better

  • December 23, 2012
    Study Shows Rapid Warming on the West Antarctic Ice Sheet

  • December 23, 2012
    Smaller Colorado River Projected for Coming Decades, Study Says

  • December 23, 2012
    New Data Challenge Old Views About Evolution of Early Life

  • December 21, 2012
    Physicists Take Photonic Topological Insulators to the Next Level

  • December 20, 2012
    Gladstone Scientists Identify Powerful Infection Strategy of Widespread and Potentially Lethal Virus

  • December 19, 2012
    What Do Leeches, Limpets and Worms Have in Common? Now, a Sequenced Genome

  • December 19, 2012
    UT-Arlington Engineers Working to Prevent Heat Buildup Within 3-D Integrated Circuits

  • December 19, 2012
    UC-Irvine Study of Leaping Toads Reveals Muscle-protecting Mechanism

  • December 19, 2012
    Super-fine Sound Beam Could One Day Be an Invisible Scalpel

  • December 19, 2012
    Soybeans a Source of Valuable Chemical

  • December 19, 2012
    Multitasking Whales Sing While Feeding, Not Just Breeding

  • December 19, 2012
    MIT Researchers Discover a New Kind of Magnetism

  • December 19, 2012
    JILA Physicists Achieve Elusive "Evaporative Cooling" of Molecules

  • December 19, 2012
    Genomic Frontier: The Unexplored Animal Kingdom

  • December 19, 2012
    Fine Hands, Fists of Fury

  • December 19, 2012
    Death of Hemlock Trees Yields New Life for Hardwood Trees, But at What Cost to the Ecosystem?

  • December 19, 2012
    Closest Sun-like Star May Have Planets

  • December 19, 2012
    California's Graduate Students in Environmental Sciences Lag Behind in Technology, Computation

  • December 18, 2012
    Study of Pipestone Artifacts Overturns a Century-old Assumption

  • December 18, 2012
    Small, Portable Sensors Allow Users to Monitor Exposure to Pollution on Their Smartphones

  • December 18, 2012
    Researchers Use Liquid Metal to Create Wires That Stretch Eight Times Their Original Length

  • December 17, 2012
    Team Confirms "Gusty Winds" in Space Turbulence

  • December 17, 2012
    Rice University Opens New Window on Parkinson's Disease

  • December 17, 2012
    Plumes Across the Pacific Deliver Thousands of Microbial Species to West Coast

  • December 17, 2012
    Plant Sniffs Out Danger to Prepare Defenses Against Pesky Insect

  • December 17, 2012
    Nanofibers Clean Sulfur From Fuel

  • December 17, 2012
    Innovations in Ice Drilling Enable Abrupt Climate Change Discoveries

  • December 17, 2012
    Injured Coral? Expect Less Sex

  • December 17, 2012
    Flexing Fingers for Micro-robotics: Berkeley Lab Scientists Create a Powerful, Microscale Actuator

  • December 17, 2012
    Farm Soil Determines Environmental Fate of Phosphorous

  • December 17, 2012
    A New Breed of Stable Anti-aromatic Compound

  • December 14, 2012
    Warming Climate Unlikely to Cause Extinction of Ancient Amazon Trees, Study Finds

  • December 14, 2012
    Notre Dame Researchers Examining Electric Vehicles and the Power Grid

  • December 14, 2012
    Exploding Star Missing From Formation of Solar System

  • December 14, 2012
    Dreidel-like Dislocations Lead to Remarkable Properties

  • December 14, 2012
    Climate Warming Unlikely to Cause Near-term Extinction of Amazon Trees, But Threats Remain

  • December 14, 2012
    "House Hunters Walrus"

  • December 13, 2012
    Tool Could Help Uncover Bias Against Female Faculty in STEM Fields

  • December 13, 2012
    Team Solves Mystery Associated With DNA Repair

  • December 13, 2012
    Head-mounted Cameras Could Help Robots Understand Social Interactions

  • December 13, 2012
    Engineers Roll Up Their Sleeves--and Then Do Same With Inductors

  • December 13, 2012
    Congress Works Better Than Many Think, New Research Shows

  • December 13, 2012
    Building Better Structural Materials

  • December 12, 2012
    Microquasar Found in Neighboring Galaxy, Tantalizing Scientists

  • December 12, 2012
    Capturing Circulating Cancer Cells Could Provide Insights Into How Disease Spreads

  • December 12, 2012
    "Nebraska Ice" Leads to Three More Discoveries

  • December 11, 2012
    Study Finds Epigenetics, Not Genetics, Underlies Homosexuality

  • December 11, 2012
    Stretchable Electronics

  • December 11, 2012
    Math Formula Gives New Glimpse Into the Magical Mind of Ramanujan

  • December 11, 2012
    How Our Sense of Touch Is a Lot Like the Way We Hear

  • December 11, 2012
    Fish Have Enormous Nutrient Impacts on Marine Ecosystems, Study Finds

  • December 11, 2012
    Combining Diagnostic Tests More Accurate at Predicting Alzheimer's

  • December 11, 2012
    Ancient Red Dye Powers New "Green" Battery

  • December 11, 2012
    An Older Vega: New Insights About the Star All Others Are Measured By

  • December 10, 2012
    Self-assembled Monolayers Create P-N Junctions in Graphene Films

  • December 10, 2012
    Researchers Model Behavior of Stream Flow

  • December 10, 2012
    Prevention Through Design: A New Approach to Reduce Construction Risks

  • December 10, 2012
    Inspiration From a Porcupine's Quills

  • December 10, 2012
    Fragile X Protein Linked to Nearly 100 Genes Involved in Autism

  • December 10, 2012
    Elk Bones Tell Stories of Life, Death and Habitat Use at Yellowstone National Park

  • December 10, 2012
    Device Helps Children With Disabilities Access Tablets

  • December 7, 2012
    Monkey Business: What Howler Monkeys Can Tell Us About the Role of Interbreeding in Human Evolution

  • December 7, 2012
    Massive Crevasses and Bendable Ice Affect Stability of Antarctic Ice Shelf, CU Research Team Finds

  • December 7, 2012
    Greenland Ice Sheet Carries Evidence of Increased Atmospheric Acidity

  • December 7, 2012
    Crowdsourcing Site Compiles New Sign Language for Math and Science

  • December 6, 2012
    Moths Wired Two Ways to Take Advantage of Floral Potluck

  • December 6, 2012
    Insect-eating Bat Outperforms Nectar Specialist As Pollinator of Cactus Flowers

  • December 6, 2012
    Flexible Silicon Solar-cell Fabrics May Soon Become Possible

  • December 5, 2012
    Tracking Invasive Cheatgrass Role in Larger, More Frequent Western Fires

  • December 5, 2012
    Tiny Structure Gives Big Boost to Solar Power

  • December 5, 2012
    Reading History Through Genetics

  • December 5, 2012
    Mammalian Brain Knows Where It's At

  • December 5, 2012
    Invasive Grass Fuels Increased Fire Activity in the West

  • December 5, 2012
    Astronomers Discover and "Weigh" Infant Solar System

  • December 4, 2012
    Targeting Neurotransmitter May Help Treat Gastrointestinal Conditions

  • December 4, 2012
    RIT Scientists Decode Three Bacterial Strains Common to Grapevines and Sugarcane

  • December 4, 2012
    Quantum Thermodynamics

  • December 4, 2012
    New 4-D Transistor Is Preview of Future Computers

  • December 3, 2012
    UI Researchers Help Find Way to Protect Historic Limestone Buildings

  • December 3, 2012
    Finding "BigFoot": UCLA Researchers Create and Offer Medical Monitoring Software Free Online

  • December 2, 2012
    Cell Surface Transporters Exploited for Cancer Drug Delivery

  • December 1, 2012
    Long-term Research Reveals How Climate Change Is Playing Out in Real Ecosystems

  • November 30, 2012
    Making Sustainability Policies Sustainable

  • November 30, 2012
    Emerging Vector-borne Diseases Create New Public Health Challenges

  • November 29, 2012
    Upgrade to University of Tennessee Visualization and Analysis System Provides Access Pathway for Beginning Supercomputer Users

  • November 29, 2012
    The Beginning of Everything: A New Paradigm Shift for the Infant Universe

  • November 29, 2012
    Precisely Engineering 3-D Brain Tissues

  • November 29, 2012
    New Insights Into Mosquitoes' Role As Involuntary Bioterrorists

  • November 29, 2012
    More Evidence for an Ancient Grand Canyon

  • November 29, 2012
    International Study Provides More Certain Measure of Melting in Polar Ice Sheets

  • November 29, 2012
    Harvard's Wyss Institute Team Creates Versatile 3-D Nanostructures Using DNA "Bricks"

  • November 29, 2012
    Grand Canyon As Old As the Dinosaurs, Suggests New Study Led by CU-Boulder

  • November 29, 2012
    Adapting Fish Defenses to Block Human Infections

  • November 28, 2012
    Virginia Tech Scientists Discover Record-breaking Black Hole Energy Blast

  • November 28, 2012
    Researchers Identify Ways to Exploit "Cloud Browsers" for Large-scale, Anonymous Computing

  • November 28, 2012
    New Studies Show Moral Judgments Quicker, More Extreme Than Practical Ones--But Also Flexible

  • November 28, 2012
    Moral Evaluations of Harm Are Instant and Emotional, Brain Study Shows

  • November 28, 2012
    Bread Wheat's Large and Complex Genome Is Revealed

  • November 27, 2012
    University of Tennessee Supercomputer Sets World Record for Energy Efficiency

  • November 27, 2012
    Princeton Research: Embracing Data "Noise" Brings Greenland's Complex Ice Melt Into Focus

  • November 27, 2012
    Flu Outbreaks Predicted With Weather Forecast Techniques

  • November 26, 2012
    Penn Researchers Make Flexible, Low-voltage Circuits Using Nanocrystals

  • November 26, 2012
    New Device Hides, on Cue, From Infrared Cameras

  • November 26, 2012
    IU-led Team Uncovers Process for Chameleon-like Changes in World's Most Abundant Phytoplankton

  • November 26, 2012
    Funneling the Sun's Energy

  • November 26, 2012
    Deciphering Bacterial Doomsday Decisions

  • November 26, 2012
    Bothered by Negative, Unwanted Thoughts? Just Throw Them Away

  • November 26, 2012
    Ancient Microbes Found Living Beneath the Icy Surface of Antarctic Lake

  • November 21, 2012
    Ocean Currents Play a Role in Predicting Extent of Arctic Sea Ice

  • November 21, 2012
    New Structures Self-assemble in Synchronized Dance

  • November 21, 2012
    Brain Waves Encode Rules for Behavior

  • November 20, 2012
    Robotic Fish Research Swims Into New Ethorobotics Waters

  • November 20, 2012
    Maple Syrup, Moose and the Local Impacts of Climate Change

  • November 19, 2012
    Vision Stimulates Courtship Calls in the Gray Tree Frog

  • November 19, 2012
    Researchers Discover New Extrasolar Planet

  • November 19, 2012
    Hold the Ice: NYU Chemists Reveal Behavior of Antifreeze Molecules

  • November 19, 2012
    Galaxy Clusters May Offer Critical Clues to Dark Energy

  • November 19, 2012
    Failed Explosions Explain Most Peculiar Supernovae

  • November 19, 2012
    Estrogenic Plants Linked to Altered Hormones, Possible Behavior Changes in Monkeys

  • November 19, 2012
    Astronomers Pin Down Origins of "Mile Markers" for Expansion of Universe

  • November 19, 2012
    Advanced Manufacturing Venture Highlights Region's Economic Prospects

  • November 18, 2012
    A Better Thought-controlled Computer Cursor

  • November 16, 2012
    New Program Draws Young Artists Into Science

  • November 16, 2012
    Indirect Effects of Climate Change Could Alter Landscapes

  • November 16, 2012
    Collaring Tapirs to Help Them Survive

  • November 15, 2012
    Youth With Autism Gravitate Toward STEM Majors in College--If They Get There

  • November 15, 2012
    These Bots Were Made for Walking: Cells Power Biological Machines

  • November 15, 2012
    Scientists Show Protein-making Machinery Can Switch Gears With a Small Structural Change

  • November 15, 2012
    Rare Meteorites Created in Violent Celestial Collision

  • November 15, 2012
    Physicists Skirt Thermal Vibration, Transfer Optical Signal Via Mechanical Oscillator

  • November 15, 2012
    Middle Schoolers to Explore Sky With Robotic Telescopes

  • November 15, 2012
    Medical Vital-sign Monitoring Reduced to the Size of a Postage Stamp

  • November 15, 2012
    How Insects Domesticate Bacteria

  • November 15, 2012
    Controlling Heat Flow Through a Nanostructure

  • November 15, 2012
    Archaeologists Identify Spear Tips Used in Hunting a Half-million Years Ago

  • November 15, 2012
    Archaeologists Identify Oldest Spear Points

  • November 14, 2012
    Tropical Indo-Pacific Climate Shifts to a More El Niño-like State

  • November 14, 2012
    Keeneland Project Deploys New GPU Supercomputing System for the National Science Foundation

  • November 14, 2012
    Exploring the Financial Costs of Sadness

  • November 13, 2012
    Roots of Deadly 2010 India Flood Identified; Findings Could Improve Warnings

  • November 13, 2012
    Researchers Find Way to Boost WiFi Performance 400-700 Percent

  • November 13, 2012
    New Type of Bacterial Protection Found Within Cells

  • November 13, 2012
    It Pays to Cooperate

  • November 12, 2012
    Warming Temperatures Will Change Greenland's Face

  • November 12, 2012
    Persistence or Extinction: Through a Mathematical Lens

  • November 12, 2012
    Erosion Has a Point--and an Edge, NYU Researchers Find

  • November 12, 2012
    BOSS Quasars Unveil a New Era in the Expansion History of the Universe

  • November 11, 2012
    Climate Change Threatens Giant Pandas' Bamboo Buffet--and Survival

  • November 9, 2012
    The Collapse of Classic Maya Civilization Linked to Drought

  • November 8, 2012
    UNM Research on Disintegration of Maya Political Systems and Climate Change Featured in Science

  • November 8, 2012
    SDSU Opens New Regenerative Research Institute

  • November 8, 2012
    NSF-funded Supercomputers Shed Light on Human Hearing

  • November 8, 2012
    New Habitable Zone Super-Earth Found in ExoSolar System

  • November 8, 2012
    Fighting Bacteria With Mucus

  • November 8, 2012
    Extreme Weather Preceded Collapse of Maya Civilization

  • November 8, 2012
    Despite Their Thick Skins, Alligators and Crocodiles Are Surprisingly Touchy

  • November 8, 2012
    Climate Change Had Political, Human Impact on Ancient Maya

  • November 7, 2012
    Small, Lethal Tools Have Big Implications for Early Modern Human Complexity

  • November 7, 2012
    How Butterfly Wings Can Inspire New High-Tech Surfaces

  • November 6, 2012
    Blue Waters Petascale Supercomputer Now in Friendly User Phase

  • November 5, 2012
    Taking the "Pulse" of Volcanoes Using Satellite Images

  • November 5, 2012
    High-strength Material Advancements at Wayne State University May Lead to New Life-saving Steel

  • November 5, 2012
    After Long-ago Mass Extinction, Global Warming Hindered Species' Recovery

  • November 5, 2012
    2001-02 Drought Helped Propel Mountain Pine Beetle Epidemic, Says CU Study

  • November 1, 2012
    WSU Researcher to Study Ecology of Antibiotic Resistance

  • November 1, 2012
    Sitting Still or Going Hunting: Which Works Better?

  • November 1, 2012
    Scientists Launch International Study of Open-fire Cooking and Air Quality

  • November 1, 2012
    Computers "Taught" to ID Regulating Gene Sequences

  • November 1, 2012
    Computational Medicine Enhances Way Doctors Detect, Treat Disease

  • October 31, 2012
    When People Worry About Math, the Brain Feels the Pain

  • October 31, 2012
    Tabletop Fault Model Reveals Why Some Quakes Result in Faster Shaking

  • October 31, 2012
    Exhaustive Family Tree for Birds Shows Recent, Rapid Diversification

  • October 31, 2012
    Biofuel Breakthrough: Quick Cook Method Turns Algae Into Oil

  • October 31, 2012
    Assembly Not Required

  • October 30, 2012
    New Tool Aims to Ensure Software Security Policies Reflect User Needs

  • October 30, 2012
    Low-resistance Connections Facilitate Multi-walled Carbon Nanotubes for Interconnects

  • October 28, 2012
    Uncertainty of Future South Pacific Island Rainfall Explained

  • October 26, 2012
    Study of 20,000 Jumps Shows How a Hopping Robot Could Conserve Its Energy

  • October 25, 2012
    Small Organisms Could Dramatically Impact World's Climate

  • October 25, 2012
    Size Does Matter in Sexual Selection, at Least Among Beetles

  • October 25, 2012
    Robots in the Home: Will Older Adults Roll Out the Welcome Mat?

  • October 25, 2012
    How Silver Turns People Blue

  • October 25, 2012
    For the Milky Way, It's Snack Time

  • October 25, 2012
    Far From Random, Evolution Follows a Predictable Genetic Pattern, Princeton Researchers Find

  • October 25, 2012
    A "Nanoscale Landscape" Controls Flow of Surface Electrons on a Topological Insulator

  • October 24, 2012
    Grandmas Made Humans Live Longer

  • October 24, 2012
    Galaxy Halos Are Produced by Orphan Stars, Findings Indicate

  • October 24, 2012
    Astronomers Report Dark Matter "Halos" May Contain Stars, Disprove Other Theories

  • October 24, 2012
    Antibiotics That Only Partly Block Protein Machinery Allow Germs to Poison Themselves

  • October 23, 2012
    The Generation X Report

  • October 23, 2012
    Study Explains Connection Between Hawaii's Dueling Volcanoes

  • October 23, 2012
    Parents Look on the Bright Side of Kids' Worries

  • October 23, 2012
    Oxygen's Ups and Downs in the Early Atmosphere and Ocean

  • October 23, 2012
    High-pressure Science Gets Super-sized

  • October 23, 2012
    Droplet Response to Electric Voltage in Solids Exposed

  • October 23, 2012
    Breakthrough Offers New Route to Large-scale Quantum Computing

  • October 23, 2012
    Analysis of Dinosaur Bone Cells Confirms Ancient Protein Preservation

  • October 22, 2012
    New Design Could Improve Condenser Performance

  • October 22, 2012
    Climate Variability and Conflict Risk in East Africa Measured by Boulder Team

  • October 22, 2012
    Climate Variability and Conflict Risk in East Africa Measured by Boulder Team

  • October 22, 2012
    A Mississippi River Diversion Helped Build Louisiana Wetlands, Penn Geologists Find

  • October 19, 2012
    Nineteen Species of Ferns Named for Lady Gaga

  • October 19, 2012
    Gender Discrimination a Reason Why Females Choose Careers Outside the Hard Sciences

  • October 17, 2012
    Why Are Our Salt Marshes Falling Apart?

  • October 17, 2012
    Living Voters Guide Adds Fact-checking by Seattle Librarians for 2012 Election

  • October 17, 2012
    Bus Service for Qubits

  • October 16, 2012
    Too Much of a Good Thing Can Be Bad for Corals

  • October 16, 2012
    Searching for a Silver Bullet: Measuring Biodiversity to Inform Species Conservation

  • October 16, 2012
    Language Is Shaped by Brain's Desire for Clarity and Ease

  • October 15, 2012
    NCAR-Wyoming Supercomputing Center Opens: First Science Begins

  • October 14, 2012
    Early Earth Cells Modeled to Show How First Life-forms Might Have Packaged RNA

  • October 14, 2012
    Applied Physics As Art

  • October 11, 2012
    Women Use Emoticons More Than Men in Text Messaging :-)

  • October 11, 2012
    When Galaxies Eat Galaxies

  • October 11, 2012
    Using Cellphone Data to Curb the Spread of Malaria

  • October 11, 2012
    The Marshmallow Study Revisited

  • October 11, 2012
    Scientists Uncover Diversion of Gulf Stream Path in Late 2011

  • October 11, 2012
    Researchers ID Unique Geological "Sombrero" Uplift in South America

  • October 11, 2012
    Penn Researchers Find New Way to Prevent Cracking in Nanoparticle Films

  • October 11, 2012
    New Studies Reveal Connections Between Animals' Microbial Communities and Behavior

  • October 11, 2012
    Las Cumbres Observatory Achieves First Light With NRES Spectrograph

  • October 11, 2012
    Evolving Microbes Help Iowa State Engineers Turn Bio-oil Into Advanced Biofuels

  • October 10, 2012
    UMass Amherst Research Scores Advance in Manipulating T-cells

  • October 10, 2012
    Singing Mice Show Signs of Learning

  • October 10, 2012
    Penn Researchers Find New Way to Mimic the Color and Texture of Butterfly Wings

  • October 10, 2012
    Biologists Describe Details of New Mechanism for Molecular Interactions

  • October 9, 2012
    Synthetic Liver Enzyme Could Result in More Effective Drugs With Fewer Side Effects

  • October 9, 2012
    Study Shows Small Fish Can Play a Big Role in Coastal Carbon Cycle

  • October 9, 2012
    New Interactive System Detects Touch and Gestures on Any Surface

  • October 8, 2012
    Topological Superconductors

  • October 8, 2012
    Researchers Develop New Way to Determine Amount of Charge Remaining in Battery

  • October 8, 2012
    Graphene Membranes May Lead to Enhanced Natural Gas Production, Less CO2 Pollution Says CU Study

  • October 8, 2012
    Gladstone Scientists Discover Gene "Bursting" Plays Key Role in Protein Production

  • October 8, 2012
    A Welcome Predictability

  • October 7, 2012
    UCLA Researchers Discover That the Sleeping Brain Behaves As If It's Remembering Something

  • October 7, 2012
    MIT Team Builds Most Complex Synthetic Biology Circuit Yet

  • October 5, 2012
    Squeezing Ovarian Cancer Cells to Predict Metastatic Potential

  • October 5, 2012
    Duck-billed Dinosaurs Had Plant-pulverizing Teeth More Advanced Than Horses

  • October 4, 2012
    VIMS Researchers Unravel Life Cycle of Blue Crab Parasite

  • October 4, 2012
    TMT Will Take Discoveries of Stars Orbiting the Milky Way's Monster Black Hole to the Next Level

  • October 4, 2012
    Researchers Find Ancient Carbon Resurfacing in Lakes

  • October 4, 2012
    Insects Shape the Genetic Landscape Through Plant Defenses

  • October 3, 2012
    The Brief But Violent Life of Monogenetic Volcanoes

  • October 3, 2012
    Surprising Black-hole Discovery Changes Picture of Globular Star Clusters

  • October 3, 2012
    Fox Squirrels Show Long-term Investment Savvy When Hoarding Nuts

  • October 3, 2012
    An Advanced Cyberworld for Data Exploration

  • October 2, 2012
    Visionary Transparent Memory a Step Closer to Reality

  • October 2, 2012
    One Glue, Two Functions

  • October 2, 2012
    Home-based Assessment Tool for Dementia Screening

  • October 2, 2012
    Acoustic Cell-sorting Chip May Lead to Cell Phone-sized Medical Labs

  • October 2, 2012
    A Mammal Lung, in 3-D

  • October 1, 2012
    URI Scientists: Marine Plants Can Flee to Avoid Predators

  • October 1, 2012
    Scientists Discover Novel Way to Remove Defects in Materials

  • October 1, 2012
    Climate Change Could Cripple Southwestern Forests

  • September 28, 2012
    White Shark Diets Vary With Age and Among Individuals

  • September 28, 2012
    New Method Monitors Semiconductor Etching As It Happens--With Light

  • September 28, 2012
    Iowa State Researchers Study Clam Shells for Clues to the Atlantic's Climate History

  • September 27, 2012
    Smooth As Silk "Transient Electronics" Dissolve in Body or Environment

  • September 27, 2012
    Researchers Discover Gene That Causes Deafness

  • September 27, 2012
    Predatory Bacterial Crowdsourcing

  • September 27, 2012
    Measuring the Universe's "Exit Door"

  • September 27, 2012
    High-arctic Heat Tops 1,800-year High, Says Study

  • September 27, 2012
    Disappearing Act

  • September 27, 2012
    Browser Plugin Helps People Balance Their Political News Reading Habits

  • September 27, 2012
    "Semi-dwarf" Trees May Enable a Green Revolution for Some Forest Crops

  • September 26, 2012
    Study Reveals Complex Rupture Process in Surprising 2012 Sumatra Quake

  • September 26, 2012
    Pluto/Charon Poses for Sharpest Ground-based Images Ever

  • September 26, 2012
    Making the Healthy Choice

  • September 26, 2012
    How Is a Kindle Like a Cuttlefish

  • September 26, 2012
    Extreme Climate Change Linked to Early Animal Evolution

  • September 26, 2012
    Big Quake Was Part of Crustal Plate Breakup

  • September 26, 2012
    Artificially Intelligent Game Bots Pass the Turing Test on Turing's Centenary

  • September 25, 2012
    Rice University Lab Encodes Collagen

  • September 25, 2012
    Researchers Develop New Technique for IDing Proteins Secreted by Cells

  • September 25, 2012
    Georgia Tech Creating High-tech Tools to Study Autism

  • September 24, 2012
    When They Do Not All Look Alike: Using Identity to Reduce Own-race Bias

  • September 24, 2012
    Slow-moving Rocks Better Odds That Life Crashed to Earth From Space

  • September 24, 2012
    Scientists Shed Light on Riddle of Sun's Explosive Events

  • September 24, 2012
    Researchers Demonstrate Cheaper Way to Produce NFO Thin Films

  • September 24, 2012
    Researchers at Harvard's Wyss Institute Engineer Novel DNA Barcode

  • September 24, 2012
    Professor Publishes on First-ever Imaging of Cells Growing on Spherical Surfaces

  • September 24, 2012
    Laboratory Study of Leaders Shows Surprising Result: As Leadership Responsibility Increases, Stress Declines

  • September 24, 2012
    In Birds' Development, Researchers Find Diversity by the Peck

  • September 24, 2012
    A Clock That Will Last Forever

  • September 23, 2012
    Large Bacterial Population Colonized Land 2.75 Billion Years Ago

  • September 21, 2012
    Naked Mole Rats May Hold Clues to Pain Relief

  • September 21, 2012
    Horticultural Hijacking

  • September 20, 2012
    Using a Laser to "See" the Smallest World

  • September 20, 2012
    Move to Less-impoverished Neighborhoods Boosts Physical and Mental Health

  • September 20, 2012
    Computer Simulations for Multiscale Systems Can Be Faster, Better, More Reliable

  • September 20, 2012
    Astrochemistry Enters a Bold New Era With ALMA

  • September 19, 2012
    Your Memory Is Like the Telephone Game

  • September 19, 2012
    The "Slippery Slope to Slime": Overgrown Algae Causing Coral Reef Declines

  • September 19, 2012
    Odorant Shape and Vibration Likely Lead to Olfaction Satisfaction

  • September 19, 2012
    Experiment Corrects Prediction in Quantum Theory

  • September 19, 2012
    Evolution Is As Complicated As 1-2-3

  • September 19, 2012
    DNA Analysis Aids in Classifying Single-celled Algae

  • September 18, 2012
    Quasars: Mileposts Marking the Universe's Expansion

  • September 18, 2012
    New Class of Materials Discovered; Could Boost Computer Memory

  • September 17, 2012
    Your Body Doesn't Lie: People Ignore Political Ads of Candidates They Oppose

  • September 17, 2012
    Songbirds Shed Light on Brain Circuits and Learning

  • September 17, 2012
    New, Content-based Geographic Map Search Tool Unveiled

  • September 17, 2012
    New Gene Could Lead to Better Bug-resistant Plants

  • September 17, 2012
    Climate Scientists Put Predictions to the Test

  • September 17, 2012
    Berkeley Lab Sensors Enable First Light for the Dark Energy Camera

  • September 14, 2012
    Snakes Minus Birds Equals More Spiders for Guam

  • September 14, 2012
    "Memristors" Based on Transparent Electronics Offer Technology of the Future

  • September 13, 2012
    Whitehead Scientists Bring New Efficiency to Stem Cell Reprogramming

  • September 13, 2012
    Study of Giant Viruses Shakes Up Tree of Life

  • September 13, 2012
    Should I Marry Him?

  • September 13, 2012
    Scientists Use Prosthetic Device to Restore and Improve Impaired Decision-making Ability in Animals

  • September 13, 2012
    Poorest Miss Out on Benefits, Experience More Material Hardship, Since 1996 Welfare Reform

  • September 13, 2012
    How Fast Can Ice Sheets Respond to Climate Change?

  • September 12, 2012
    Predicting If Scientists Will Be Stars

  • September 12, 2012
    Math Anxiety Causes Trouble for Students As Early As First Grade

  • September 11, 2012
    Trusty Robot Helps Us Understand Human Social Cues

  • September 11, 2012
    Sliding Metals Show Fluidlike Behavior, New Clues to Wear

  • September 11, 2012
    Researchers Devise More Accurate Method for Predicting Hurricane Activity

  • September 11, 2012
    Partnership Enhances Biology Teaching at California Community Colleges

  • September 11, 2012
    At Least 200,000 Tons of Oil and Gas From Deepwater Horizon Spill Consumed by Gulf Bacteria

  • September 10, 2012
    Wind Power's Potential

  • September 10, 2012
    Wind Could Meet Many Times the World's Total Power Demand by 2030, Researchers Say

  • September 10, 2012
    Researchers Craft Program to Stop Cloud Computer Problems Before They Start

  • September 10, 2012
    New Software Helps Reveal Patterns in Space and Time

  • September 10, 2012
    Iowa State, Ames Lab Researcher Developing New Computing Approach to Materials Science

  • September 10, 2012
    CU-Boulder-led Mountain Forest Study Shows Vulnerability to Climate Change

  • September 10, 2012
    ASU Criminologists Examine Lives of 1950s Era Gang Members

  • September 9, 2012
    Study Identifies Genes Associated with Genomic Expansions that Cause Disease and Threaten Chromosome Integrity

  • September 7, 2012
    UC-Santa Cruz Study Shows How Sea Otters Can Reduce CO2 in the Atmosphere

  • September 7, 2012
    Researchers Emphasize Evaluation of Tradeoffs in Battling Urban Heat Island

  • September 7, 2012
    Needle Beam Could Eliminate Signal Loss in On-chip Optics

  • September 7, 2012
    Ancient, Bottom-dwelling Critter Proves: Newer Isn't Always Better

  • September 6, 2012
    Who's the Most Influential in a Social Graph?

  • September 6, 2012
    Weapon-wielding Marine Microbes May Protect Populations From Foes

  • September 6, 2012
    Tough Gel Stretches to 21 Times Its Length, Recoils, and Heals Itself

  • September 6, 2012
    Deep-sea Crabs Grab Grub Using UV Vision

  • September 6, 2012
    Biopsies May Overlook Esophagus Disease

  • September 5, 2012
    UCF Researchers Record World Record Laser Pulse

  • September 5, 2012
    Huge Human Gene Study Includes Penn State Research

  • September 5, 2012
    Dinosaur Die-out Might Have Been Second of Two Closely Timed Extinctions

  • September 4, 2012
    Spinach Power Gets a Big Boost

  • September 4, 2012
    Repeated Exposure to Traumatic Images May Be Harmful to Health

  • September 4, 2012
    Human Impact Felt on Black Sea Long Before Industrial Era

  • September 4, 2012
    Gardener's Delight Offers Glimpse Into the Evolution of Flowering Plants

  • September 4, 2012
    Explosion of Galaxy Formation Lit Up Early Universe

  • September 4, 2012
    Birth of a Planet

  • September 3, 2012
    Tigers Take the Night Shift to Coexist With People

  • August 30, 2012
    Studying Everyday Eye Movements Could Aid in Diagnosis of Neurological Disorders

  • August 30, 2012
    Record-breaking Stellar Explosion Helps Understand Far-off Galaxy

  • August 30, 2012
    Monogamy and the Immune System

  • August 30, 2012
    Microbes Help Hyenas Communicate Via Scent

  • August 30, 2012
    Discovery May Help Protect Crops From Stressors

  • August 30, 2012
    "Nanoresonators" Might Improve Cellphone Performance

  • August 29, 2012
    URI Oceanographers Find There Is One-third Less Life on Earth

  • August 29, 2012
    Study Suggests Large Methane Reservoirs Beneath Antarctic Ice Sheet

  • August 29, 2012
    Scripps Researchers Pinpoint Hot Spots As Earthquake Trigger Points

  • August 29, 2012
    Researchers Take Next Step Toward Enhancing Artificial Proteins

  • August 29, 2012
    New Technique Could Mean Super Thin, Strong Graphene-based Circuits

  • August 29, 2012
    New Antibacterial Coating for Sutures Could Reduce Infections After Surgery

  • August 29, 2012
    Less Is More for Reef-building Corals

  • August 29, 2012
    Kepler Discovers Planetary System Orbiting Two Suns

  • August 29, 2012
    Computer Viruses Could Take a Lesson From Showy Peacocks

  • August 29, 2012
    Collagen-seeking Synthetic Protein Could Lead Doctors to Tumor Locations

  • August 29, 2012
    "Nano Machine Shop" Shapes Nanowires, Ultrathin Films

  • August 28, 2012
    Wayne State's New Flexible Electronics Technology May Lead to New Medical Uses

  • August 28, 2012
    University of Tennessee Team Receives NSF Support to Study Toxic Water in China

  • August 28, 2012
    Researchers Set Record for Detecting Smallest Virus, Opening New Possibilities for Early Disease Detection

  • August 28, 2012
    Male Snails Babysit for Other Dads

  • August 27, 2012
    UD Scientist Sees Arctic Ice Loss Firsthand

  • August 27, 2012
    Plants Unpack Winter Coats When Days Get Shorter

  • August 27, 2012
    How Ocean Currents Affect Global Climate Is a Question Oceanographer May Be Close to Answering

  • August 27, 2012
    Darwin Discovered to Be Right: Eastern Pacific Barrier Is Virtually Impassable by Coral Species

  • August 26, 2012
    Weighing Molecules One at a Time

  • August 24, 2012
    Professor's Antarctica Research Shows Potential King Crab Invasion

  • August 24, 2012
    Frankenstein Programmers at UT Dallas Test a Cybersecurity Monster

  • August 23, 2012
    Video-gaming Fish Play Out the Advantages of Groups

  • August 23, 2012
    Supernovae of the Same Brightness, Cut From Vastly Different Cosmic Cloth

  • August 23, 2012
    Nanoparticles Reboot Blood Flow in Brain

  • August 23, 2012
    More Clues About Why Chimps and Humans Are Genetically Different

  • August 23, 2012
    How to Feed Data-hungry Mobile Devices? Use More Antennas

  • August 23, 2012
    Flat Lens Offers a Perfect Image

  • August 23, 2012
    Antarctic Ice Sheet Quakes Shed Light on Ice Movement and Earthquakes

  • August 22, 2012
    New UF-developed Plant Databases and Models Could Lead to More Nutritious Foods

  • August 21, 2012
    Researchers Suggest Answer to Universal Question: Why Aren't There More Stars?

  • August 21, 2012
    Research Reveals Unique Solution to Gene Regulation

  • August 21, 2012
    Past Tropical Climate Change Linked to Ocean Circulation, Says Texas A&M Team

  • August 20, 2012
    Sensor Detects Glucose in Saliva and Tears for Diabetes Testing

  • August 20, 2012
    It's Always Sunny in Caltech Lab

  • August 20, 2012
    Artificial Intelligence Helps Detect Subtle Differences in Mutant Worms

  • August 17, 2012
    Princeton Study Reveals the Brain's Mysterious Switchboard Operator

  • August 17, 2012
    Molecular Code Cracked

  • August 16, 2012
    Tibetan Plateau May Be Older Than Previously Thought

  • August 16, 2012
    Researchers Uncover How Poxviruses Such As Smallpox Evolve Rapidly--Despite Low Mutation Rates

  • August 15, 2012
    Studies Shed Light on Why Species Stay or Go in Response to Climate Change

  • August 15, 2012
    Professor Brings Chemistry to Art Conservation

  • August 15, 2012
    Greenland Melting Breaks Record Four Weeks Early

  • August 15, 2012
    Good Vibrations

  • August 15, 2012
    Giant Galaxy Cluster Sets Record Pace for Star Creation

  • August 15, 2012
    Color-coded Markers May Help Doctors Diagnose Neural Diseases Through the Eyes

  • August 14, 2012
    New Method to Remove Phosphorous From Wastewater

  • August 14, 2012
    New Design Tool Nixes Mouse; Users Create Shapes With Hands Only

  • August 14, 2012
    How Do They Do It? Predictions Are in for Arctic Sea Ice Low Point

  • August 13, 2012
    Scientists Use Light to "Tag and Track" Genetic Processes

  • August 13, 2012
    Modeling Reveals Significant Climatic Impacts of Megapolitan Expansion

  • August 13, 2012
    In Depth: The Futures of Water

  • August 13, 2012
    Hurricanes Can Be 50 Percent Stronger If Passing Over Fresh Water, Says Texas A&M Study

  • August 13, 2012
    Enzymes Implicated in Disease Processes Attack One Another Instead of Harming Body Proteins

  • August 13, 2012
    A New Energy Source: Major Advance Made in Generating Electricity From Wastewater

  • August 10, 2012
    Why Do Organisms Build Tissues They Seemingly Never Use?

  • August 10, 2012
    For Young Birds, Getting Stressed Out Can Be a Good Thing

  • August 9, 2012
    Global Water Sustainability Flows Through Natural and Human Challenges

  • August 8, 2012
    WiGiT's iDAWG Communications Elements Progressing to Field Test

  • August 8, 2012
    The First Public Data Release From BOSS, the Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey

  • August 8, 2012
    Oh, My Stars and Hexagons! DNA Code Shapes Gold Nanoparticles

  • August 8, 2012
    Hyenas That Think Outside the Box Solve Problems Faster

  • August 8, 2012
    Hormone in Fruit Flies Sheds Light on Diabetes Cure, Weight-loss Drug for Humans

  • August 8, 2012
    CU-Boulder-led Team Discovers New Atmospheric Compound Tied to Climate Change, Human Health

  • August 7, 2012
    What Makes Paris Look Like Paris? Carnegie Mellon Software Finds Stylistic Core

  • August 7, 2012
    UMass Amherst, National Team Define Limits of Microbial Life in an Undersea Volcano

  • August 7, 2012
    Paddlefish's Doubled Genome Calls Into Question Theories on Limb Evolution

  • August 7, 2012
    Division of Labor Offers Insight Into the Evolution of Multicellular Life

  • August 6, 2012
    Seeking That Caffeine Buzz for More Than a Thousand Years

  • August 6, 2012
    Researchers Peek at the Early Evolution of Sex Chromosomes

  • August 6, 2012
    NSF-funded Workshop Uses Innovative Techniques to Teach Teachers About Genetics

  • August 3, 2012
    Vaporizing the Earth

  • August 3, 2012
    Predatory Beetles Eavesdrop on Ants' Chemical Conversations to Find Best Egg-laying Sites

  • August 3, 2012
    New Accelerator Is Helping Notre Dame Scientists Understand the Working of the Universe

  • August 2, 2012
    No Bones About It

  • August 2, 2012
    Interdisciplinary Research Leads to Reduced Construction Costs and Multiple Awards

  • August 2, 2012
    Bears, Scavengers Count on All-you-can-eat Salmon Buffet Lasting for Months

  • August 1, 2012
    Test Flight Over Peru Ruins Could Revolutionize Archaeological Mapping

  • August 1, 2012
    Researcher's Fish-eye View Could Offer Insights for Human Vision

  • August 1, 2012
    New Study by Syracuse University Scientists Uncovers a Reproduction Conundrum

  • August 1, 2012
    Kraken Supercomputer Processes Data to Measure Properties of Stars Orbited by Potential Earth-like Planets

  • August 1, 2012
    Earth Absorbing More Carbon, Even as CO2 Emissions Rise, Says CU-Boulder-led Study

  • August 1, 2012
    A Direct Look at Graphene

  • July 31, 2012
    Later Stone Age Got Earlier Start in South Africa Than Thought

  • July 31, 2012
    Hey, I’m Over Here: Men and Women See Things Differently

  • July 31, 2012
    Dartmouth Theoretical Physicists Probe the Majorana Mystery

  • July 31, 2012
    Adding a "3D Print" Button to Animation Software

  • July 31, 2012
    ACM Special Interest Group on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining Recognizes NSF-Funded Scientist With Prestigious 2012 Innovation Award

  • July 30, 2012
    When the World Burned Less

  • July 30, 2012
    Pollution Can Make Citizens--Both Rich and Poor--Go Green

  • July 30, 2012
    Humpback Whales Staying in Antarctic Bays Later Into Autumn

  • July 29, 2012
    How to Avoid Traps in Plastic Electronics

  • July 29, 2012
    Chronic 2000-04 Drought, Worst in 800 Years, May Be the 'New Normal'

  • July 27, 2012
    Tumor Cells' Inner Workings Predict Cancer Progression

  • July 26, 2012
    World's Smallest Semiconductor Laser Created by University of Texas Scientists

  • July 26, 2012
    Researchers Discover Biological Mechanism for Growing Massive Animal Weapons, Ornaments

  • July 26, 2012
    Research Makes Possible Rapid Assessment of Plant Drought Tolerance

  • July 26, 2012
    Photovoltaics From Any Semiconductor

  • July 26, 2012
    Newfound Gene May Help Bacteria Survive in Extreme Environments

  • July 26, 2012
    Molecule Found That Inhibits Recovery From Stroke

  • July 26, 2012
    Genomic Study of Africa's Hunter-gatherers Elucidates Human Variation and Ancient Interbreeding

  • July 26, 2012
    Environmental Groups Should Pool Efforts to Reach the Public

  • July 26, 2012
    Entropy can Lead to Order, Paving the Route to Nanostructures

  • July 26, 2012
    Big Horns Trump Smooth Pickup Lines Every Time

  • July 26, 2012
    "Diving Board" Sensors Key to DNA Detection

  • July 25, 2012
    Two Solar System Puzzles Solved

  • July 25, 2012
    Protected Areas Face Threats in Sustaining Biodiversity, Penn's Daniel Janzen and Colleagues Report

  • July 24, 2012
    Spillways Can Divert Sand From Rivers to Rebuild Wetlands

  • July 24, 2012
    Some Harmful Effects of Light at Night Can Be Reversed

  • July 24, 2012
    Reducing Traffic at 2008 Olympics Yielded Large Cut in CO2

  • July 24, 2012
    New Species of Ancient Rodents Hint at What Could Be World's Oldest Grasslands

  • July 24, 2012
    Hitting Back at "Wiretapping" Parasite

  • July 24, 2012
    GPS Can Now Measure Ice Melt, Change in Greenland Over Months Rather Than Years

  • July 24, 2012
    "Control-alt-hack" Game Lets Players Try Their Hand at Computer Security

  • July 23, 2012
    UC-Berkeley Survey Shows College Campuses Can Make Good Bird Havens

  • July 23, 2012
    Traveling Through the Volcanic Conduit

  • July 23, 2012
    Superfast Evolution in Sea Stars

  • July 23, 2012
    Study Shows Why Some Types of Multitasking Are More Dangerous Than Others

  • July 23, 2012
    Notre Dame Research Into Oaks Helps Us Understand Climate Change

  • July 23, 2012
    Lighting Up the Plant Hormone "Command System"

  • July 23, 2012
    Have Thieving Rodents Saved Tropical Trees?

  • July 23, 2012
    A Portal for Earth Science Data Exploration

  • July 22, 2012
    Medusa Reimagined: Caltech-led Team Reverse Engineers a Jellyfish With the Ability to Swim

  • July 22, 2012
    Artificial Jellyfish Swims in a Heartbeat

  • July 19, 2012
    UGA Researchers Develop Rapid Diagnostic Test for Pathogens, Contaminants

  • July 19, 2012
    Scientists Connect Seawater Chemistry With Climate Change and Evolution

  • July 19, 2012
    Radiation Damage Bigger Problem in Microelectronics Than Previously Thought

  • July 19, 2012
    In Neutrino-less Double-beta Decay Search, UMass Amherst Physicists Excel

  • July 18, 2012
    Lungs Respond to Hospital Ventilator As If It Were An Infection

  • July 18, 2012
    Innovation Promises to Cut Massive Power Use at Big Data Companies in a Flash

  • July 18, 2012
    El Zotz Masks Yield Insights Into Maya Beliefs

  • July 18, 2012
    Developing Policy on Moving Threatened Species Called "A Grand Challenge for Conservation"

  • July 17, 2012
    Rodent Robbers Good for Tropical Trees

  • July 17, 2012
    Man-made Pores Mimic Important Features of Natural Pores

  • July 17, 2012
    Greenland Glacier Loses Ice

  • July 17, 2012
    Generation X Is Surprisingly Unconcerned About Climate Change

  • July 16, 2012
    UC Research Reveals Largest Ancient Dam Built by Maya in Central America

  • July 16, 2012
    To Clean Up the Mine, Let Fungus Reproduce

  • July 16, 2012
    Force of Nature: Defining the Mechanical Mechanisms in Living Cells

  • July 15, 2012
    Unique Properties of Graphene Lead to a New Paradigm for Low-power Telecommunications

  • July 12, 2012
    Viruses Linked to Algae That Control Coral Health

  • July 12, 2012
    Solar Storm Protection

  • July 12, 2012
    Researchers Create New Techniques for Complex Micro Structures for Use in Sensors and Other Apps

  • July 12, 2012
    Researchers Create Highly Conductive and Elastic Conductors Using Silver Nanowires

  • July 12, 2012
    Plasmonic Chains Act Like Polymers

  • July 12, 2012
    Physicists Invent 'Spintronic' LED

  • July 12, 2012
    Paisley Caves Yield 13,000-Year Old Western Stemmed Points, More Human DNA

  • July 12, 2012
    Oregon's Paisley Caves as Old as Clovis Sites--But Not Clovis

  • July 12, 2012
    Messy Experiment Cleans Up Physics Mystery of Cornstarch

  • July 12, 2012
    From Aflatoxin to Sake: A Tale of Microbial Domestication

  • July 12, 2012
    Discovery Opens Door to Attacking Biofilms That Cause Chronic Infections

  • July 11, 2012
    Want to Get Teens Interested in Math and Science? Target Their Parents

  • July 11, 2012
    Smart Materials Get SMARTer

  • July 11, 2012
    Smart Materials Get SMARTer

  • July 11, 2012
    Researchers One Step Closer to New Kind of Thermoelectric "Heat Engine"

  • July 10, 2012
    Toward Achieving One Million Times Increase in Computing Efficiency

  • July 10, 2012
    Researchers Unravel Secrets of Parasites' Replication

  • July 10, 2012
    New Eyes in the Sky

  • July 9, 2012
    Triboelectric Generator Produces Electricity by Harnessing Friction Between Surfaces

  • July 9, 2012
    Tiny Bubbles Snap Carbon Nanotubes Like Twigs

  • July 9, 2012
    Study Finds Winds Played Important Role in Keeping Oil Away From South Florida

  • July 9, 2012
    Lipid Helps Cells Find Their Way by Keeping Their 'Antennae' Up

  • July 9, 2012
    Carnegie Mellon's Smart Headlight System Will Have Drivers Seeing Through the Rain

  • July 6, 2012
    UMass Amherst Physicists' Work Is Critical to Higgs Boson Search

  • July 6, 2012
    Atmospheric Scientists Release First "Bottom-up" Estimates of China's CO2 Emissions

  • July 5, 2012
    Scripps Florida Scientists Identify Critical "Quality Control" for Cell Growth

  • July 5, 2012
    Scientists Discover New Trigger for Immense North Atlantic Ocean Spring Plankton Bloom

  • July 5, 2012
    Satellite Research Reveals Smaller Volcanoes Could Cool Climate

  • July 5, 2012
    Robot Vision: Muscle-like Action Allows Camera to Mimic Human Eye Movement

  • July 5, 2012
    OU Physicists Part of International Collaboration Leading to Discovery of Higgs Boson

  • July 5, 2012
    New Instrument Sifts Through Starlight to Reveal New Worlds

  • July 5, 2012
    Microscope Probe-sharpening Technique Improves Resolution, Durability

  • July 5, 2012
    Eddies, Not Sunlight, Spur Annual Bloom of Tiny Plants in North Atlantic

  • July 4, 2012
    Researchers Shed New Light on Planet Formation

  • July 3, 2012
    Social Bats Pay a Price With New Fungal Disease

  • July 3, 2012
    Researchers From Penn, Michigan and Duke Study How Cooperation Can Trump Competition in Monkeys

  • July 3, 2012
    New Method Knocks Out Stubborn Electron Problem

  • July 3, 2012
    Multiple Proxy Datasets Can Clarify Ancient Climate Regimes

  • July 3, 2012
    CIPRES Science Gateway Clarifies Branches in Evolution's "Tree of Life"

  • July 2, 2012
    Researchers Able to Better Pinpoint History of Droughts Through Exploration of Tree Rings

  • July 2, 2012
    Penn Engineers Convert a Natural Plant Protein Into Drug-delivery Vehicles

  • July 2, 2012
    Do the World's Smallest Flies Decapitate Tiny Ants?

  • July 2, 2012
    Acoustic Tweezers Capture Tiny Creatures With Ultrasound

  • June 29, 2012
    New Fuel Cell Keeps Going After the Hydrogen Runs Out

  • June 29, 2012
    How Sweet It Is: Tomato Researchers Discover Link Between Ripening, Color and Taste

  • June 29, 2012
    How Sweet It Is: Tomato Researchers Discover Link Between Ripening, Color and Taste

  • June 29, 2012
    How Sticky Toepads Evolved in Geckos and What That Means for Adhesive Technologies

  • June 29, 2012
    An Error-eliminating Fix Overcomes Big Problem in "3rd-gen" Genome Sequencing

  • June 28, 2012
    Understanding What's Up With the Higgs Boson

  • June 28, 2012
    U of M Discovery to Improve Efficiencies in Fuel, Chemical and Pharmaceutical Industries

  • June 28, 2012
    Study Provides First Evidence of Co-evolution Between Invasive, Native Species

  • June 28, 2012
    Researchers Develop Paintable Battery

  • June 28, 2012
    Discovery May Lead to New Tomato Varieties With Vintage Flavor and Quality

  • June 28, 2012
    Adoption of Advanced Techniques Could Propel Crop Improvement

  • June 27, 2012
    UC-Berkeley Chemists Installing First Carbon Dioxide Sensor Network in Oakland

  • June 27, 2012
    They Were What They Ate

  • June 27, 2012
    Pressure Testing of New Alvin Personnel Sphere Successful

  • June 27, 2012
    Not-So-Precious: Stripping Gold From AFM Probes Allows Better Measurement of Picoscale Forces

  • June 27, 2012
    New Technique Controls Crystalline Structure of Titanium Dioxide

  • June 27, 2012
    New Planet-weighing Technique Found

  • June 27, 2012
    Evidence of Oceanic "Green Rust" Offers Hope for the Future

  • June 27, 2012
    Diet of Early Human Relative Australopithecus Shows Surprises, Says Texas A&M Researcher

  • June 27, 2012
    Ancient Human Ancestors Had Unique Diet, According to Study Involving CU-Boulder

  • June 26, 2012
    Romancing the Firefly

  • June 26, 2012
    Rewriting Quantum Chips With a Beam of Light

  • June 26, 2012
    Musical Robot Companion Enhances Listener Experience

  • June 26, 2012
    Caltech Scientists Find New, Primitive Mineral in Meteorite

  • June 25, 2012
    UC-Riverside Graduate Student Gets Rare Opportunity to Consort With Nobel Laureates

  • June 25, 2012
    Mercury Mineral Evolution

  • June 25, 2012
    Greenland Ice May Exaggerate Magnitude of 13,000-year-old Deep Freeze

  • June 25, 2012
    Ciénega de Santa Clara Unchanged After Pilot Run of Yuma Desalting Plant

  • June 25, 2012
    Blood-brain Barrier Building Blocks Forged From Human Stem Cells

  • June 22, 2012
    Is Your Leaf Left-handed?

  • June 22, 2012
    Forgotten Star Cluster Now Found Useful in Studies of Sun and Hunt for Earth-like Planets

  • June 21, 2012
    Top Predators Key to Extinctions As Planet Warms

  • June 21, 2012
    Planetrise: Alien World Looms Large in Its Neighbor's Sky

  • June 21, 2012
    Penn Researchers' Study of Phase Change Materials Could Lead to Better Computer Memory

  • June 21, 2012
    New Deglaciation Data Opens Door for Earlier First Americans Migration

  • June 21, 2012
    Nano-infused Paint Can Detect Strain

  • June 21, 2012
    Astronomers Spy Two Planets in Tight Quarters As They Orbit a Distant Star

  • June 21, 2012
    Arctic Climate More Vulnerable Than Thought, Maybe Linked to Antarctic Ice-sheet Behavior

  • June 20, 2012
    University of Houston Selected to Participate in Project That Will Help Shape Future Internets

  • June 20, 2012
    Structure of RNAi Complex Now Crystal Clear

  • June 20, 2012
    Researchers Find Gold Nanoparticles Capable of "Unzipping" DNA

  • June 20, 2012
    Out of the Mouths of Primates, Facial Mechanics of Human Speech May Have Evolved

  • June 20, 2012
    Graphene Is a Tunable Plasmonic Medium

  • June 20, 2012
    Emperor Penguins Threatened by Antarctic Sea-ice Loss

  • June 20, 2012
    All Things Big and Small: The Brain's Discerning Taste for Size

  • June 19, 2012
    Noisy Environments Make Young Songbirds Shuffle Their Tunes

  • June 18, 2012
    Study Improves Understanding of Surface Molecules in Controlling Size of Gold Nanoparticles

  • June 18, 2012
    Scientists Discover How Key Enzyme Involved in Aging, Cancer Assembles

  • June 18, 2012
    Ancient Global Warming Allowed Greening of Antarctica

  • June 17, 2012
    Lariats: How RNA Splicing Decisions Are Made

  • June 15, 2012
    Research Team Finds Knowledge of Fractions and Long Division Predicts Long-term Math Success

  • June 15, 2012
    In Nanotube Growth, Errors Are Not an Option

  • June 14, 2012
    UMass Amherst Network Researchers Help Lay Groundwork for White House's "US Ignite"

  • June 14, 2012
    Scientists Dispel Myths, Provide New Insight Into Human Impact on Pre-Columbian Amazon River Basin

  • June 14, 2012
    Racial Diversity Increases, But Segregation Persists Says Dartmouth Geography Professor

  • June 14, 2012
    MU Researchers Use Sensor Technologies to Remotely Monitor Aging Adults' Health

  • June 14, 2012
    Inner Ear May Hold Key to Ancient Primate Behavior

  • June 14, 2012
    Gone Fishing: Researchers' Imaging Technique Trolls in Quiet Cellular Seas

  • June 14, 2012
    Gene May Link Diabetes and Alzheimer's, CCNY Researchers Find

  • June 14, 2012
    Environmental Factors Spread Obesity, CCNY-led Team Reports

  • June 14, 2012
    Atomic-resolution View of a Receptor Reveals How Stomach Bacterium Avoids Acid

  • June 14, 2012
    A Mystery Solved: 3 Wolves Drowned in Old Mine Shaft at Isle Royale National Park

  • June 13, 2012
    Where We Split From Sharks: Common Ancestor Comes Into Focus

  • June 13, 2012
    Videogamers No Better at Talking While Driving

  • June 13, 2012
    Self-assembling Nanocubes for Next-generation Antennas and Lenses

  • June 13, 2012
    Mindful Multitasking: Meditation First Can Calm Stress, Aid Concentration

  • June 13, 2012
    Mapping the Healthy Human Microbiome

  • June 13, 2012
    Learning About Spatial Relationships Boosts Understanding of Numbers

  • June 13, 2012
    How a Quirky Fruit Fly Gene Could Help Researchers Develop New Cancer Drugs

  • June 13, 2012
    Got Mass? Princeton Scientists Observe Electrons Become Both Heavy and Speedy

  • June 13, 2012
    Consortium of Scientists Maps the Human Body's Bacterial Ecosystem

  • June 13, 2012
    Bacterium Signals Plant to Open Up and Let Friends in

  • June 13, 2012
    "No-sleep Energy Bugs" Drain Smartphone Batteries

  • June 13, 2012
    "Extremely Little" Telescope Discovers Pair of Odd Planets

  • June 12, 2012
    UTMB Researchers Create Powerful New Method to Analyze Genetic Data

  • June 12, 2012
    Tiny "Speed Bump" Device Could Sort Cancer Cells

  • June 12, 2012
    Stanford Engineers Perfecting Carbon Nanotubes for Highly Energy-efficient Computing

  • June 12, 2012
    Scientists Study Genomes to Reveal Contacts, Refine Methods for Protein-Folding Prediction

  • June 12, 2012
    Quantum Computers Could Help Search Engines Keep Up With the Internet's Growth

  • June 12, 2012
    Protein Residues Kiss, Don't Tell

  • June 12, 2012
    Evaluation of Microscopy Techniques May Help Scientists to Better Understand Ancient Plants

  • June 12, 2012
    Climate Change to Alter Global Fire Risk

  • June 12, 2012
    A "Dirt Cheap" Magnetic Field Sensor From "Plastic Paint"

  • June 11, 2012
    Researchers Work to Untangle Knots, Slipknots in Species Separated by a Billion Years of Evolution

  • June 11, 2012
    Recreational Fishing Causes Cape Cod Salt Marsh Die-off

  • June 11, 2012
    Neighbor Galaxies May Have Brushed Closely, Astronomers Find

  • June 11, 2012
    Global Warming Threat Seen in Fertile Soil of Northeastern U.S. Forests

  • June 11, 2012
    A SMART(er) Way to Track Influenza

  • June 11, 2012
    A New Spin on Antifreeze

  • June 10, 2012
    Undersea Volcano Gave Off Signals Before Eruption in 2011

  • June 8, 2012
    Theorem Unifies Superfluids and Other Weird Materials

  • June 8, 2012
    CU-Boulder-led Team Finds Microbes in Extreme Environment on South American Volcanoes

  • June 7, 2012
    Rice, UCLA Slash Energy Needs for Next-generation Memory

  • June 7, 2012
    New Twist on Old Chemical Process Could Boost Energy Efficiency

  • June 7, 2012
    Microbial Communities Shifted Dramatically After Deepwater Horizon Spill

  • June 7, 2012
    Gladstone Scientists Reprogram Skin Cells Into Brain Cells

  • June 7, 2012
    Driving Without a Blind Spot May Be Closer Than It Appears

  • June 7, 2012
    CU-Boulder Physicists Use Ultrafast Lasers to Create First Tabletop X-ray Device

  • June 7, 2012
    "Nanocable" Could Be Big Boon for Energy Storage

  • June 6, 2012
    Virgin Male Moths Think They're Hot When They're Not

  • June 6, 2012
    Variations in Sex Steroid Gene Expression Can Predict Aggressive Behaviors

  • June 6, 2012
    Twenty Years After Rio Earth Summit

  • June 6, 2012
    Stealth Behavior Allows Cockroaches to Seemingly Vanish

  • June 6, 2012
    Stanford Researchers Help Predict the Oceans of the Future With a Mini-lab

  • June 6, 2012
    Sea Temperatures Less Sensitive to CO2 13 Million Years Ago

  • June 5, 2012
    Survey: Latin American and Asian Cities Lead Way in Planning for Global Warming

  • June 5, 2012
    Rice Research IDs Vulnerable Bridges

  • June 5, 2012
    Nuclear Weapon Simulations Show Performance in Molecular Detail

  • June 5, 2012
    Molecular Matchmaking for Drug Discovery

  • June 5, 2012
    How Religion Promotes Confidence About Paternity

  • June 4, 2012
    Teaching Tree-thinking Through Touch

  • June 4, 2012
    Physicists Close in on a Rare Particle-decay Process

  • June 4, 2012
    New Statistical Model Lets Patient's Past Forecast Future Ailments

  • June 4, 2012
    Many New Mothers Spend More Time on Facebook After Giving Birth

  • June 4, 2012
    Maize Diversity Discoveries May Help Ease World's Hunger Pangs

  • June 1, 2012
    UI's Scudder Makes First Observations of Process Linked to Northern Lights

  • June 1, 2012
    New Compound Could Become "Cool Blue" for Energy Efficiency in Buildings

  • June 1, 2012
    Most Comprehensive Genetic Analysis of Maize Plant Will Help Raise Yields, Expand Its Range

  • June 1, 2012
    Caltech Research Shows Medicare Auction Will Face Severe Difficulties

  • June 1, 2012
    Arizona State University Astronomers Discover Faintest Distant Galaxy

  • May 31, 2012
    Vertebrates Share Ancient Neural Circuitry for Complex Social Behaviors

  • May 31, 2012
    UNH to Analyze 'Bellwether' Solar Event Data From European Satellite

  • May 31, 2012
    Training Cells to Perform Boolean Functions? It's Logical

  • May 31, 2012
    Singing in the Rain: Technology Improves Monitoring of Bird Sounds

  • May 31, 2012
    Predicting Burglary Patterns Through Math Modeling of Crime

  • May 31, 2012
    Novel X-ray Technique Opens Door to New Biological Insights

  • May 31, 2012
    New Release of Web-based Resource Resolves Confusion Over Plant Names

  • May 31, 2012
    Nanotechnology Breakthrough Could Dramatically Improve Medical Tests

  • May 31, 2012
    Highway Through Amazon Worsens Effects of Climate Change, Provides Mixed Economic Gains

  • May 31, 2012
    Cosmic Calculations

  • May 31, 2012
    Building Molecular 'Cages' to Fight Disease

  • May 30, 2012
    Tomato Genome Fully Sequenced

  • May 30, 2012
    Tomato Genome Becomes Fully Sequenced

  • May 30, 2012
    To Spread, Nervous System Viruses Sabotage Cell, Hijack Transportation

  • May 30, 2012
    Super-eruptions May Have Surprisingly Short Fuses

  • May 30, 2012
    OU Scientists and International Team Decipher the Genetic Code of the Tomato

  • May 30, 2012
    Light-induced Delivery of Nitric Oxide Eradicates Drug-resistant Bacteria

  • May 30, 2012
    Harvard's Wyss Institute Develops Nanodevice Manufacturing Strategy Using DNA Building Blocks

  • May 30, 2012
    Biochip-based Device for Cell Analysis

  • May 29, 2012
    Yale Study Concludes Public Apathy Over Climate Change Unrelated to Science Literacy

  • May 29, 2012
    T Cells Hunt Parasites Like Animal Predators Seek Prey, a Penn Vet-Penn Physics Study Reveals

  • May 29, 2012
    Study Provides New Insights Into Structure of Heart Muscle Fibers

  • May 29, 2012
    Study Finds Emissions From Widely Used Cookstoves Vary With Use

  • May 29, 2012
    Sex: It's a Good Thing

  • May 29, 2012
    Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center Provides Direct Link from Galaxy to the XSEDE Backbone

  • May 29, 2012
    Mathematicians Can Conjure Matter Waves Inside an Invisible Hat

  • May 29, 2012
    Got Nectar? To Hawkmoths, Humidity is a Cue

  • May 29, 2012
    Fifty-year Cholera Mystery Solved

  • May 29, 2012
    Family Values

  • May 28, 2012
    NYU Physicists Devise Method for Building Artificial Tissue

  • May 28, 2012
    New Stem Cell Technique Promises Abundance of Key Heart Cells

  • May 28, 2012
    Climate Change Led to Collapse of Ancient Indus Civilization, Study Finds

  • May 27, 2012
    "Unzipped" Carbon Nanotubes Could Help Energize Fuel Cells and Batteries, Stanford Scientists Say

  • May 25, 2012
    Math Predicts Size of Clot-forming Cells

  • May 25, 2012
    Colorado State University Volunteer Precipitation Network Honored with National Land-Grant Organization Award

  • May 24, 2012
    University of Nevada, Reno Scientists Confirm Sierra Nevada 200-year Megadroughts

  • May 24, 2012
    Relatively Speaking: Researchers Identify Principles That Shape Kinship Categories Across Languages

  • May 24, 2012
    Metamaterials, Quantum Dots Show Promise For New Technologies

  • May 24, 2012
    Exotic Particles, Chilled and Trapped, Form Giant Matter Wave

  • May 23, 2012
    Taking Solar Technology Up a Notch

  • May 23, 2012
    Mystifying Materials

  • May 23, 2012
    Lying in Wait for WIMPs

  • May 23, 2012
    Commonly Used Pesticide Turns Honey Bees Into Picky Eaters

  • May 23, 2012
    Carnegie Mellon Brain Research Shows Visual Perception System Unconsciously Affects Our Preferences

  • May 22, 2012
    Scientists Unravel Role of Fusion Gene in Prostate Cancer

  • May 22, 2012
    New TB Test Promises To Be Cheap and Fast

  • May 22, 2012
    Metastable Material: Study Shows Availability of Hydrogen Controls Chemical Structure of Graphene Oxide

  • May 22, 2012
    Human-like Spine Morphology Found in Aquatic Eel Fossil

  • May 22, 2012
    How Ion Bombardment Reshapes Metal Surfaces

  • May 21, 2012
    Weight Struggles? Blame New Neurons in Your Hypothalamus

  • May 21, 2012
    Toxic Mercury, Accumulating in the Arctic, Springs From a Hidden Source

  • May 21, 2012
    Richer Parasite Diversity Leads to Healthier Frogs

  • May 21, 2012
    Researchers Improve Fast-moving Mobile Networks

  • May 21, 2012
    New Study by WHOI Scientists Provides Baseline Measurements of Carbon in Arctic Ocean

  • May 21, 2012
    New Report Highlights the Role of Math and Computational Science in Industrial Innovation

  • May 20, 2012
    Songbirds' Learning Hub in Brain Offers Insight Into Motor Control

  • May 18, 2012
    Hitting Snooze on the Molecular Clock: Rabies Evolves Slower in Hibernating Bats

  • May 18, 2012
    From Lemons to Lemonade: Using Carbon Dioxide to Make Carbon Nitride

  • May 18, 2012
    Dartmouth Researchers Are Learning How Exercise Affects the Brain

  • May 17, 2012
    Religion Is a Potent Force for Cooperation and Conflict, Research Shows

  • May 17, 2012
    Pollination With Precision: How Flowers Do It

  • May 17, 2012
    Experimentation and Theory Merge into Understanding of Water Molecule

  • May 17, 2012
    Ancient Giant Turtle Fossil Revealed

  • May 17, 2012
    A Cell's First Steps: Building a Model to Explain How Cells Grow

  • May 16, 2012
    U.S., Great Britain Share Risk Factors for Child Behavior Problems

  • May 16, 2012
    Sumatra Faces Yet Another Risk--Major Volcanic Eruptions

  • May 16, 2012
    Professor Uses Diamond to Produce Graphene Quantum Dots and Nano-ribbons of Controlled Structure

  • May 16, 2012
    OMG! Texting Ups Truthfulness, New iPhone Study Suggests

  • May 16, 2012
    Colorful butterflies Increase Their Odds of Survival by Sharing Traits

  • May 16, 2012
    "Gaydar" Automatic and More Accurate for Women's Faces, Psychologists Find

  • May 15, 2012
    Timely Discovery: Physics Research Sheds New Light on Quantum Dynamics

  • May 14, 2012
    You Can't Play Nano-billiards on a Bumpy Table

  • May 14, 2012
    Tiny Plants Could Cut Costs, Shrink Environmental Footprint

  • May 14, 2012
    Novel Drug Candidates Offer New Route to Controlling Inflammation

  • May 14, 2012
    New Metamaterial Practical for Optical Advances

  • May 13, 2012
    Iowa State, Salk Researchers Make Plant Protein Discovery That Could Boost Bioeconomy

  • May 13, 2012
    Berkeley Lab Scientists Generate Electricity From Viruses

  • May 11, 2012
    In Metallic Glasses, Researchers Find a Few New Atomic Structures

  • May 10, 2012
    Virginia Tech and University of Tuscia Lead Team to Unravel Origin of Devastating Kiwifruit Bacterium

  • May 10, 2012
    Unseen Planet Revealed by Its Gravity

  • May 10, 2012
    Successful Stem Cell Differentiation Requires DNA Compaction, Study Finds

  • May 10, 2012
    Scientists Discover New Site of Potential Instability in West Antarctic Ice Sheet

  • May 10, 2012
    New Map of Life Project Aims to Show Distribution of All Animals, Plants on Planet

  • May 10, 2012
    Engineering Students Using Such Design Tools as SMART Boards Are More Successful

  • May 10, 2012
    Caltech Researchers Gain Greater Insight Into Earthquake Cycles

  • May 10, 2012
    A Push From the Mississippi Kept Deepwater Horizon Oil Slick Off Shore, Penn Research Shows

  • May 9, 2012
    Why Do People Choke When the Stakes Are High?

  • May 9, 2012
    Portable Diagnostics Designed to Be Shaken, Not Stirred

  • May 8, 2012
    University of Pittsburgh Geologists Map Prehistoric Climate Changes in Canada's Yukon Territory

  • May 8, 2012
    UGA Study Finds There's Not Always Safety in Numbers When It Comes to Extinction Risk

  • May 8, 2012
    Quantum Dots Brighten the Future of Lighting

  • May 7, 2012
    Steelhead Trout Lose Out When Water Is Low in Wine Country

  • May 7, 2012
    Picking the Brains of Strangers Helps Make Sense of Online Information

  • May 7, 2012
    New Research Brings Satellite Measurements and Global Climate Models Closer

  • May 7, 2012
    Losing Yourself in a Fictional Character Can Affect Your Real Life

  • May 7, 2012
    Honing in on Supernova Origins

  • May 7, 2012
    Best Websites Balance Self-expression and Functionality

  • May 6, 2012
    Robot Reveals the Inner Workings of Brain Cells

  • May 4, 2012
    UMD Team Gives Drug Dropouts a Second Chance

  • May 4, 2012
    UI Professor Identifies Largest Known Crocodile

  • May 4, 2012
    New Technique Uses Electrons to Map Nanoparticle Atomic Structures

  • May 3, 2012
    Thanks for the Memory: More Room for Data in Phase-change Material

  • May 3, 2012
    Rapid Sierra Nevada Uplift Tracked by Scientists at the University of Nevada, Reno

  • May 3, 2012
    Plant Diversity Is Key to Maintaining Productive Vegetation, U of M Study Shows

  • May 3, 2012
    Next-generation Nanoelectronics: A Decade of Progress, Coming Advances

  • May 3, 2012
    New Technique Predictably Generates Complex, Wavy Shapes

  • May 3, 2012
    Increasing Speed of Greenland Glaciers Gives New Insight for Rising Sea Level

  • May 3, 2012
    Female Cowbirds Prefer Less Intense Male Courtship Displays

  • May 3, 2012
    Email Vacations Decrease Stress, Increase Concentration, Researchers Say

  • May 3, 2012
    Battle of the Sexes Offers Evolutionary Insights

  • May 3, 2012
    Atomic-scale Visualization of Electrons Confirms Superconductor Theory

  • May 2, 2012
    Study Shows Experiments Underestimate Plant Responses to Climate Change

  • May 2, 2012
    Full Airborne Observation Platform Embarks on Inaugural Journey

  • May 2, 2012
    Experiments May Understate Plant Responses to Climate

  • May 2, 2012
    Ecosystem Effects of Biodiversity Loss Could Rival Impacts of Climate Change, Pollution

  • May 2, 2012
    Blood Drives Do Better With Incentives, Says University of Toronto Study

  • May 2, 2012
    At Smallest Scale, Liquid Crystal Behavior Portends New Materials

  • May 2, 2012
    "Game-powered Machine Learning" Opens Door to Google for Music

  • May 1, 2012
    Were Dinosaurs Undergoing Long-term Decline Before Mass Extinction?

  • May 1, 2012
    Smart Gas Sensors for Better Chemical Detection

  • May 1, 2012
    Novel Radiation Surveillance Technology Could Help Thwart Nuclear Terrorism

  • May 1, 2012
    Carnegie Mellon Researchers Create Dynamic View of City Based on Foursquare Check-in Data

  • April 30, 2012
    Twenty-four New Species of Lizards Discovered on Caribbean Islands Are Close to Extinction

  • April 30, 2012
    Scientists Across U.S. Launch Study of Thunderstorm Impacts on Upper Atmosphere

  • April 30, 2012
    Rogue Stars Ejected From the Galaxy Are Found in Intergalactic Space

  • April 30, 2012
    Multitasking May Hurt Your Performance, But It Makes You Feel Better

  • April 30, 2012
    Graduation Year Drives Facebook Connections for College Grads

  • April 29, 2012
    Slicing Mitotic Spindle With Lasers, Nanosurgeons Unravel Old Pole-to-pole Theory

  • April 29, 2012
    Pacific Islands May Become Refuge for Corals in a Warming Climate, Study Finds

  • April 27, 2012
    University of Nevada, Reno, First to Show Transgenerational Effect of Antibiotics

  • April 27, 2012
    Researchers Give Long Look at Who Benefits From Nature Tourism

  • April 26, 2012
    The Generation X Report

  • April 26, 2012
    Penn Geneticists Identify Genes Linked to Western African Pygmies' Small Stature

  • April 26, 2012
    Cells in Blood Vessel Found to Cling More Tightly in Regions of Rapid Flow

  • April 25, 2012
    Thinking in a Foreign Language Helps Economic Decision-making

  • April 25, 2012
    Small Neural Focus Groups Predict Anti-smoking Ad Success

  • April 25, 2012
    Researchers Use Blue Waters to Simulate and Understand the Properties of Supernovae

  • April 25, 2012
    Researchers Develop a Path to Liquid Solar Cells That Can Be Printed Onto Surfaces

  • April 25, 2012
    New Diagnostic Tool Determines Aggressiveness of Prostate Cancer

  • April 25, 2012
    Electron Politics: Physicists Probe Organization at the Quantum Level

  • April 25, 2012
    Blood Samples Show Deadly Frog Fungus at Work in the Wild

  • April 24, 2012
    Vibrating Steering Wheel Guides Drivers While Keeping Their Eyes on the Road

  • April 24, 2012
    Switching Subject Categories Could Improve Test Scores

  • April 24, 2012
    Single Nanomaterial Yields Many Laser Colors

  • April 24, 2012
    Penn Researchers Create First, Custom Designed Protein Crystal

  • April 24, 2012
    Graphene Boosts Efficiency of Next-gen Solar Cells

  • April 24, 2012
    For Treatment of Vocal Fold Disorders, UD Researchers Look to Insect Protein

  • April 24, 2012
    Creating Nano-Structures from the Bottom Up

  • April 24, 2012
    CREATE Researchers Study Costs of "DirtyBomb"

  • April 23, 2012
    Robots Fighting Wars Could Be Blamed for Mistakes on the Battlefield

  • April 23, 2012
    Computing the Best, High-resolution 3-D Tissue Images

  • April 20, 2012
    Study Finds Mild Winters Are Detrimental to Butterflies

  • April 20, 2012
    Study Amplifies Understanding of Hearing in Baleen Whales

  • April 19, 2012
    New Technique Efficiently Creates Single Photons for Quantum Information Processing

  • April 19, 2012
    Finding the Roots and Early Branches of the Tree of Life

  • April 18, 2012
    Where Do the Highest-energy Cosmic Rays Come From? Probably Not From Gamma-ray Bursts

  • April 18, 2012
    Study: Optimizing Biofuel Supply Chain Is a Competitive Game

  • April 18, 2012
    Live Fast, Die Young

  • April 18, 2012
    IceCube Neutrino Observatory Explores Origin of Cosmic Rays

  • April 18, 2012
    Evidence for a Geologic Trigger of the Cambrian Explosion

  • April 18, 2012
    CU Research Shows Warming Climate Threatens Ecology at Mountain Research Site West of Boulder

  • April 17, 2012
    Researchers Use Blue Waters to Understand Space Weather

  • April 17, 2012
    Nanocrystal-coated Fibers Might Reduce Wasted Energy

  • April 16, 2012
    Research Reveals One of the Earliest Farming Sites in Europe

  • April 16, 2012
    Don't Assume the Sand Is Safe

  • April 16, 2012
    Diesel Technologies Drastically Cut Emissions Under Real-world Conditions

  • April 16, 2012
    CU-Boulder Study Shows Greenland May Be Slip-sliding Away Due to Surface Lake Melt

  • April 16, 2012
    Ammonites Found Mini Oases at Ancient Methane Seeps

  • April 15, 2012
    New X-ray Technique Reveals Structure of Printable Electronics

  • April 13, 2012
    UWM Discovery Advances Graphene-based Electronics

  • April 12, 2012
    Volcanic Plumbing Provides Clues on Eruptions and Earthquakes

  • April 12, 2012
    Two Neutrons at the Same Time: Discovery of Dineutron Decay

  • April 12, 2012
    Tackle Fungal Forces to Save Crops, Forests and Endangered Animals, Say Scientists

  • April 12, 2012
    Probing Hydrogen Under Extreme Conditions

  • April 12, 2012
    Key to New Antibiotics?

  • April 12, 2012
    Engineers Put Five-story Building on Seismic Shake Table to Test for Earthquake and Fire Readiness

  • April 12, 2012
    ALMA Reveals Workings of Nearby Planetary System

  • April 11, 2012
    University of Minnesota Invention Helps Advance Reliability of Alternative Energy

  • April 11, 2012
    Seed Size Is Controlled by Maternally Produced Small RNAs, Scientists Find

  • April 11, 2012
    Ocean Acidification Linked to Larval Oyster Failure

  • April 11, 2012
    Magnetic Test Technique Helps Ensure Reliability of Microelectronics, PV Cells and MEMS

  • April 11, 2012
    Invention Helps Advance Reliability of Alternative Energy

  • April 11, 2012
    Hybrid Copper-gold Nanoparticles Convert CO2

  • April 11, 2012
    Distinct Brain Cells Recognize Novel Sights

  • April 10, 2012
    Duck-billed Dinosaurs Endured Long, Dark Polar Winters

  • April 9, 2012
    Study Shows Adaptive Capacity of Reef Corals to Climate Change May Be Widespread

  • April 9, 2012
    Researcher Finds Faster, Cheaper Way to Cool Electronic Devices

  • April 9, 2012
    Iowa State Researchers Find, Test Winds Extending Far Away From Alabama Tornado's Path

  • April 9, 2012
    A Bit Touchy: Plants' Insect Defenses Activated by Touch

  • April 6, 2012
    Scientists Identify Environmental Impacts of Disappearing Snow and Ice

  • April 6, 2012
    Long-term Research Reveals Causes and Consequences of Environmental Change

  • April 6, 2012
    Impact of Warming Climate Doesn't Always Translate to Streamflow

  • April 6, 2012
    Discovery May Lead to Significantly More Efficient Method of Data Storage

  • April 5, 2012
    U.S. Students Need New Way of Learning Science

  • April 5, 2012
    Study Shows Unified Process of Evolution in Bacteria and Sexual Eukaryotes

  • April 5, 2012
    Quantum Computer Built Inside a Diamond

  • April 5, 2012
    Deaf Children's Gesture Mismatches Provide Clues to Learning Moments

  • April 5, 2012
    Copper Chains: Study Reveals Earth's Deep-seated Hold on Copper

  • April 4, 2012
    Rising CO2 Levels Linked to Global Warming During Last Deglaciation

  • April 4, 2012
    JILA Team Demonstrates a New Way of Lasing: A Superradiant Laser

  • April 3, 2012
    Study: Golfers Can Improve Their Putt With a Different Look

  • April 3, 2012
    Robosquirrels vs. Rattlesnakes

  • April 3, 2012
    Dartmouth Scientists Track Radioactive Iodine From Japan Nuclear Reactor Meltdown

  • April 3, 2012
    Blue Waters Visualization Team Provides First Science Images

  • April 2, 2012
    UNH Research Brings New Understanding to Past Global Warming Events

  • April 2, 2012
    South Pole Telescope Homes In on Dark Energy, Neutrinos

  • April 2, 2012
    Scientists Study the Catalytic Reactions Used by Plants to Split Oxygen From Water

  • April 2, 2012
    Pitt Researchers Link Neural Variability to Short-term Memory and Decision Making

  • April 2, 2012
    Mission Critical: Species Explorers Propose Steps to Map Biosphere

  • April 2, 2012
    Ions Catch a Wave

  • April 2, 2012
    Empathy Doesn't Extend Across the Political Aisle

  • April 1, 2012
    Scientists Uncover Clue to Preventing, and Possibly Reversing, Rare Childhood Genetic Disease

  • March 30, 2012
    Volcanic Plumbing Exposed

  • March 30, 2012
    Images Capture Split Personality of Dense Suspensions

  • March 30, 2012
    Clocking an Accelerating Universe: First Results From BOSS

  • March 30, 2012
    Bees 'Self-medicate' When Infected With Some Pathogens

  • March 29, 2012
    Weakness Can Be an Advantage in Surviving Deadly Parasites, a New Study Shows

  • March 29, 2012
    UGA Scientists Reveal Genetic Mutation Depicted in Van Gogh's Sunflower Paintings

  • March 29, 2012
    New Databases Harvest a Rich Bounty of Information On Crop Plant Metabolism

  • March 29, 2012
    Much Faster Than a Speeding Bullet, Planets and Stars Escape the Milky Way

  • March 29, 2012
    Microprocessors From Pencil Lead

  • March 29, 2012
    Massachusetts General-led Study Reveals Simple Structure Underlying Complexity of the Primate Brain

  • March 29, 2012
    Declines in Caribbean Coral Reefs Pre-date Damage Resulting From Climate Change

  • March 28, 2012
    Titanium Paternity Test Fingers Earth As Moon's Sole Parent

  • March 28, 2012
    States Keep Up With Ozone Mandates

  • March 28, 2012
    Novel Compound Halts Tumor Spread, Improves Brain Cancer Treatment in Animal Studies

  • March 28, 2012
    In Immersion Foreign Language Learning, Adults Attain, Retain Native Speaker Brain Pattern

  • March 28, 2012
    First the Smartphone, Now the Smart Home

  • March 28, 2012
    Discovery of Foot Fossil Confirms Two Human Ancestor Species Coexisted 3.4 Million Years Ago

  • March 27, 2012
    Viral Disease--Particularly From Herpes--Gaining Interest As Possible Cause of Coral Decline

  • March 27, 2012
    Scientists Suggest New Age for East African Rift

  • March 26, 2012
    West Antarctic Ice Shelves Tearing Apart at the Seams

  • March 26, 2012
    Research: "Buckliball" Opens New Avenue in Design of Foldable Engineering Structures

  • March 26, 2012
    Nanostarfruits Are Pure Gold for Research

  • March 23, 2012
    Researchers Develop New Technique to Assess Diversity of Plant Species From Afar

  • March 22, 2012
    Seismic Survey at the Mariana Trench Will Follow Water Dragged Down Into the Earth's Mantle

  • March 22, 2012
    Sediment Sleuthing

  • March 22, 2012
    Researchers Take First-ever Measurement of Auroral Turbulence Using a Nanosatellite Radar Receiver

  • March 22, 2012
    Researchers Meet 100T Grand Challenge

  • March 22, 2012
    Cooking Better Biochar: Study Improves Recipe for Soil Additive

  • March 21, 2012
    Stanford Imaging Study Reveals Differences in Brain Function for Children With Math Anxiety

  • March 21, 2012
    Quantum Plasmons Demonstrated in Atomic-scale Nanoparticles

  • March 21, 2012
    Detection of Cosmic Effect May Bring Universe's Formation Into Sharper Focus

  • March 19, 2012
    Using Twitter to Predict Financial Markets

  • March 19, 2012
    Study: Including Ads in Mobile Apps Poses Privacy, Security Risks

  • March 19, 2012
    Some Orbits More Popular Than Others in Solar Systems

  • March 19, 2012
    Researchers Develop Blueprint for Nuclear Clock Accurate Over Billions of Years

  • March 19, 2012
    Mesquite Trees Displacing Southwestern Grasslands

  • March 19, 2012
    Global Sea Level Likely to Rise As Much As 70 Feet for Future Generations

  • March 19, 2012
    Circadian Rhythms Have Profound Influence on Metabolic Output, UCI Study Reveals

  • March 19, 2012
    A New Tool to Reveal Structure of Proteins

  • March 18, 2012
    The Shape of Things to Come

  • March 18, 2012
    An Avalanche of Planning for Multinational Arctic Field Campaigns

  • March 18, 2012
    A Surprising New Kind of Proton Transfer

  • March 16, 2012
    Who Wouldn't Pay a Penny for a Sports Car?

  • March 16, 2012
    Ultracold Experiments Heat Up Quantum Research

  • March 15, 2012
    Process Makes Polymers Truly Plastic

  • March 15, 2012
    PCP Genetic Pathway Acts as Stop Sign for Cell Growth

  • March 15, 2012
    Past in Monsoon Changes Linked to Major Shifts in Indian Civilizations

  • March 14, 2012
    With Climate Change, U.S. Could Face Risk From Chagas Disease

  • March 14, 2012
    UNL Scientists Find Plants "Remember" Drought, Change Responses to Survive

  • March 14, 2012
    Suppressing Feelings of Compassion Makes People Feel Less Moral

  • March 14, 2012
    Some Mammals Used Highly Complex Teeth to Compete With Dinosaurs

  • March 14, 2012
    New Study Lowers Estimate of Ancient Sea-level Rise

  • March 14, 2012
    Hiding in Plain Sight, a New Frog Species With a 'Weird' Croak Is Identified in New York City

  • March 14, 2012
    Common North American Frog Identified As Carrier of Deadly Amphibian Disease

  • March 14, 2012
    Astronomers Get Rare Peek at Early Stage of Star Formation

  • March 13, 2012
    Santorini: The Ground Is Moving Again in Paradise

  • March 13, 2012
    Get Me Out of This Slump! Visual Illusions Improve Sports Performance

  • March 13, 2012
    Cancer Epigenetics: Breakthrough in ID'ing Target Genes

  • March 13, 2012
    Barrier to Faster Graphene Devices Identified and Suppressed

  • March 12, 2012
    Study of Ribosome Evolution Challenges 'RNA World' Hypothesis

  • March 12, 2012
    Scientists Document First Consumption of Abundant Life-form, Archaea

  • March 9, 2012
    Benefits of Single Atoms Acting as Catalysts in Hydrogen-related Reactions

  • March 8, 2012
    Scientists Detect Seismic Signals From Tornado

  • March 8, 2012
    Oldest Organism With Skeleton Discovered in Australia

  • March 8, 2012
    New Finding: Dinosaur's Feathers Were Black with Iridescent Sheen

  • March 8, 2012
    Minority Administrators, School Personnel Key to Engaging Immigrant Parents

  • March 8, 2012
    Iridescent, Feathered Dinosaur Offers Fresh Evidence That Feathers Evolved to Attract Mates

  • March 8, 2012
    Insects Have Personality, Too, Research on Honey Bees Indicates

  • March 8, 2012
    Experiment Observes Elusive Neutrino Transformation

  • March 8, 2012
    Engineer Robert J. Wood to Receive NSF's Alan T. Waterman Award

  • March 7, 2012
    Want to Limit Aggression? Practice Self Control!

  • March 7, 2012
    University of Houston Study Shows BP Oil Spill Hurt Marshes, But Recovery Possible

  • March 7, 2012
    Ultrafast Sonograms Shed New Light on Rapid Phase Transitions

  • March 7, 2012
    The First Spectroscopic Measurement of an Anti-atom

  • March 7, 2012
    Tevatron Experiments Report Latest Results in Search for Higgs Boson

  • March 7, 2012
    Perceptions of Discrimination May Adversely Affect Health of Immigrants' Children, NYU Study Shows

  • March 7, 2012
    Functional Oxide Thin Films Create New Field Of Oxide Electronics

  • March 7, 2012
    Deafening Affects Vocal Nerve Cells Within Hours

  • March 7, 2012
    Could a NOSH Aspirin-a-day Keep Cancer Away?

  • March 7, 2012
    Communication Technologies Including Smartphones and Laptops Could Now Be 1,000 Times Faster

  • March 7, 2012
    Carnegie Mellon Performs First Large-scale Analysis of "Soft" Censorship of Social Media in China

  • March 7, 2012
    Announcing the First Results From Daya Bay: Discovery of a New Kind of Neutrino Transformation

  • March 6, 2012
    UH, Methodist Team Up to Prepare Surgeons for the Operating Room

  • March 6, 2012
    Texas A&M Astronomers Help Find Distant Galaxy Cluster to Shed Light on Early Universe

  • March 6, 2012
    Running Hot and Cold in the Deep Sea: Scientists Explore Rare Environment

  • March 6, 2012
    Influencing Stem Cell Fate

  • March 6, 2012
    'Star Comb' Joins Quest for Earthlike Planets

  • March 5, 2012
    Stinging Came Before Seeing

  • March 5, 2012
    Scientists Search for Source of Creativity

  • March 5, 2012
    New Nanoglue Is Thin and Supersticky

  • March 5, 2012
    Miniature Pressure Sensors for Medical Touch

  • March 5, 2012
    Mapping the Japanese Tsunami to Prepare for Future Events

  • March 5, 2012
    Iowa State Engineer Discovers Spider Silk Conducts Heat As Well as Metals

  • March 5, 2012
    In Forests, Past Disturbances Obscure Warming Impacts

  • March 5, 2012
    Fifteen-year Study: When It Comes to Creating Wetlands, Mother Nature Is in Charge

  • March 5, 2012
    Energy Storage Mechanisms Advanced

  • March 5, 2012
    App Turns Tablet Into Math Aid for Visually Impaired Students

  • March 5, 2012
    A New Direction for Game Controllers

  • March 4, 2012
    Escaping Parasites and Pathogens

  • March 2, 2012
    World's Best Measurement of W Boson Mass Points to Higgs Mass and Tests Standard Model

  • March 2, 2012
    Unexpected Crustacean Diversity Discovered in Northern Freshwater Ecosystems

  • March 1, 2012
    What Makes a Robot Fish Attractive? (Hint: It's in the Moves)

  • March 1, 2012
    Solved: The Mystery of the Nanoscale Crop Circles

  • March 1, 2012
    Ocean Acidification Rate May Be Unprecedented, Study Says

  • February 29, 2012
    When Continents Collide: A New Twist to a 50 Million-year-old Tale

  • February 29, 2012
    UF Scientists Name New Ancient Camels From Panama Canal Excavation

  • February 29, 2012
    Scientists: This man has your number

  • February 29, 2012
    Nanofiber Breakthrough Holds Promise for Medicine and Microprocessors

  • February 28, 2012
    Turning Off Small RNA

  • February 28, 2012
    Iowa State, Ames Lab Chemists Aid Study of Mutated Plants That May Be Better for Biofuels

  • February 28, 2012
    Eye Movement Not Engaged in Arms Race, NYU Researchers Find

  • February 27, 2012
    Volcanoes Deliver Two Flavors of Water

  • February 27, 2012
    Upper Class More Likely to be Scofflaws

  • February 27, 2012
    Solving a Spintronic Mystery

  • February 27, 2012
    Reduction in U.S. Carbon Emissions Attributed to Cheaper Natural Gas

  • February 27, 2012
    Mysterious Electron Acceleration Explained

  • February 27, 2012
    MIT Research: Delivering RNA With Tiny, Sponge-like spheres

  • February 27, 2012
    Math Can Save Acetaminophen Overdose Patients

  • February 27, 2012
    Antarctic Salty Soil Sucks Water Out of Atmosphere: Could It Happen on Mars?

  • February 27, 2012
    Amoeba May Offer Key Clue to Photosynthetic Evolution

  • February 26, 2012
    Scientists Score One More Victory Over Uncertainty in Quantum Physics Measurements

  • February 24, 2012
    New Theory Shows That Neither Birth Nor Death Stops a Flock

  • February 24, 2012
    MIT Research: The High Price of Losing Manufacturing Jobs

  • February 23, 2012
    Naked Mole Rats Bear Lifesaving Clues

  • February 23, 2012
    From Adam's Housecat to Zydeco: Dictionary of American Regional English Completed

  • February 23, 2012
    Evolution of Earliest Horses Driven by Climate Change

  • February 23, 2012
    Discovery Opens Door to Low-cost "Negative Refraction" New Products and Industries

  • February 23, 2012
    A Rainbow for the Palm of Your Hand

  • February 22, 2012
    MIT Research: A New Twist on Nanowires

  • February 22, 2012
    Controlling Protein Function With Nanotechnology

  • February 21, 2012
    Plant Toughness: Key to Cracking Biofuels?

  • February 21, 2012
    Injectable Gel Could Repair Tissue Damaged by Heart Attack

  • February 21, 2012
    Gases Drawn Into Smog Particles Stay There, UCI-led Study Reveals

  • February 21, 2012
    Design Eye for the Science Guy: Drop-in Clinic Helps Scientists Communicate Data

  • February 20, 2012
    Tongue Drive System Goes Inside the Mouth to Improve Performance and User Comfort

  • February 20, 2012
    The Origin of Photosynthesis Revealed

  • February 20, 2012
    Researchers Build Better 'Buckypaper'

  • February 20, 2012
    Research Reveals Water Management and Climate Change in Ancient Maya City

  • February 20, 2012
    Glacial Carbon May Hold Record of Environmental Change

  • February 19, 2012
    Yosemite's Alpine Chipmunks Take Genetic Hit From Climate Change

  • February 19, 2012
    Pulsars: The Universe's Gift to Physics

  • February 19, 2012
    Glaciers: A Window Into Human Impact on the Global Carbon Cycle

  • February 19, 2012
    A Step Toward Better Electronics

  • February 19, 2012
    A Classic Model for Ecological Stability Revised, 40 Years Later

  • February 17, 2012
    Web Security Start-up Receives $1.1 million

  • February 17, 2012
    UCLA Discovery That Migrating Cells 'Turn Tight' Has Implications for Engineering Tissues, Organs

  • February 17, 2012
    From Earth's Water to Cosmic Dawn: New Tools Unveiling Astronomical Mysteries

  • February 17, 2012
    Climate Change Takes Back Seat to Decision-making in Water Security Says ASU Researcher

  • February 17, 2012
    Building Blocks of Early Earth Survived Collision That Created Moon

  • February 16, 2012
    Researchers Make Living Model of Brain Tumor

  • February 16, 2012
    Pancreatic Hormone Linked With Severe Heart Disease in Obese and Diabetic Patients

  • February 16, 2012
    North Carolina-based Genetic Resources Fuel Big Scientific Progress

  • February 16, 2012
    Mother of Pearl Tells a Tale of Ocean Temperature, Depth

  • February 16, 2012
    Faculty Retention Proves a Major Challenge for Universities

  • February 16, 2012
    Climate Change Threatens Tropical Birds

  • February 15, 2012
    Puzzle Play May Help Boost Learning Math-related Skills

  • February 15, 2012
    Plasmas Torn Apart

  • February 15, 2012
    In New Mass-production Technique, Robotic Insects Spring to Life

  • February 14, 2012
    Noncoding RNAs Alter Yeast Phenotypes in a Site-specific Manner

  • February 13, 2012
    Scientists Deploy Lasers, GPS Technology to Improve Snow Measurements

  • February 13, 2012
    Researchers Find E-Car Emissions May Be More Harmful than Gasoline Cars'

  • February 13, 2012
    Plants Use Circadian Rhythms to Prepare for Battle With Insects

  • February 13, 2012
    Penn Psychologists Find 6- to 9-Month-Olds Understand the Meaning of Many Spoken Words

  • February 13, 2012
    Leading the Quest to Crack Cosmological Mysteries

  • February 13, 2012
    Explosive Evolution Need Not Follow Mass Extinctions, Study of Ancient Zooplankton Finds

  • February 10, 2012
    Researchers Develop Method to Examine Batteries--From the Inside

  • February 10, 2012
    Hovering Not Hard if You're Top-heavy, NYU Researchers Find

  • February 9, 2012
    Ultraviolet Protection Molecule in Plants Yields Its Secrets to Scripps Research Team

  • February 9, 2012
    The Power of Estrogen--Male Snakes Attract Other Males

  • February 9, 2012
    Ocean Microbe Communities Changing, But Long-term Environmental Impact Is Unclear

  • February 9, 2012
    Engineering Students Take a Plunge Into . . . Biology

  • February 9, 2012
    Electrical Engineers Build 'No-waste' Laser

  • February 9, 2012
    Advanced Power-grid Research Finds Low-cost, Low-carbon Future in West

  • February 9, 2012
    3-D Laser Map Shows Earthquake Before and After

  • February 9, 2012
    "Dark Plasmons" Transmit Energy

  • February 8, 2012
    What Kind of Chocolate Is Best? The Last You Taste, Says a New Study

  • February 8, 2012
    Researchers Study Parenting Behaviors of Stressed-out Birds

  • February 8, 2012
    Piranha vs. Arapaima: Engineers Find Inspiration for New Materials in Piranha-proof Armor

  • February 8, 2012
    Obstacles No Barrier to Higher Speeds for Worms, NYU Researchers Find

  • February 8, 2012
    New Images Capture Stealth Merger of Dwarf Galaxies

  • February 7, 2012
    Scripps Research and Technion Scientists Develop Biological Computer to Encrypt and Decipher Images

  • February 7, 2012
    Scared of a Younger Rival? Not for Some Male Songbirds

  • February 7, 2012
    Older Drivers Can Be Trained to Avoid Car Crashes

  • February 7, 2012
    Innovation Promises Expanded Roles for Microsensors

  • February 7, 2012
    Hot News: Pacific Carbon Pump Speeds Up in Summer

  • February 7, 2012
    Hearing Metaphors Activates Brain Regions Involved in Sensory Experience

  • February 7, 2012
    Good Timing: NIST/CU Collaboration Adds Timing Capability to Living Cell Sensors

  • February 7, 2012
    Engineers Boost Computer Processor Performance By Over 20 Percent

  • February 7, 2012
    Carbonized Coffee Grounds Remove Foul Smells

  • February 6, 2012
    Tree Rings May Underestimate Climate Response to Volcanic Eruptions

  • February 6, 2012
    The Right Recipe: Engineering Research Improves Laser Detectors, Batteries

  • February 6, 2012
    Scientists Make Strides Toward Fixing Infant Hearts

  • February 6, 2012
    Penn Researchers Uncover a Mechanism to Explain Dune Field Patterns

  • February 6, 2012
    Nanorod-assembled Order Affects Diffusion Rate and Direction

  • February 6, 2012
    Materials for First Optical Fibers With High-speed Electronic Function Are Developed

  • February 5, 2012
    Chemists Develop Faster, More Efficient Protein Labeling

  • February 3, 2012
    Global Extinction: Gradual Doom Is Just As Bad As Abrupt

  • February 2, 2012
    Studying Butterfly Flight to Help Build Bug-size Flying Robots

  • February 2, 2012
    NYU Courant Researchers Weigh Methods to More Accurately Measure Genome Sequencing

  • February 2, 2012
    New Super-Earth Detected Within the Habitable Zone of a Nearby Cool Star

  • February 2, 2012
    Heat and Cold Damage Corals in Their Own Ways, Scripps Study Shows

  • February 2, 2012
    Hand Counts of Votes May Cause Errors, Says New Rice University Study

  • February 2, 2012
    Gamers on 3-D Mission to Save World; Just Don't Tell Them They Are Learning Cell Biology

  • February 2, 2012
    Football Findings Suggest Concussions Caused by Series of Hits

  • February 2, 2012
    Castaway Lizards Provide Insight Into Elusive Evolutionary Process

  • February 1, 2012
    Rutgers Scientists Pinpoint Genetic Connection to Traumatic Experience

  • February 1, 2012
    JILA Scientists Confirm First 'Frequency Comb' to Probe Ultraviolet Wavelengths

  • February 1, 2012
    Bacterial Plasmids--the Freeloading and the Heavy-lifters--Balance the High Price of Disease

  • February 1, 2012
    Are Nuisance Jellyfish Really Taking Over the World's Oceans?

  • January 31, 2012
    Risk-based Passenger Screening Could Make Air Travel Safer

  • January 31, 2012
    Perfect Nanotubes Shine Brightest

  • January 31, 2012
    Partisans Not Locked in Media "Echo Chambers," Study Finds

  • January 31, 2012
    Genes Linked to Cancer Could Be Easier to Detect With Liquid Lasers

  • January 31, 2012
    Alternative Pathway Could Change the Field of Pre-life Chemistry

  • January 30, 2012
    Study May Answer Long-standing Questions About Little Ice Age

  • January 30, 2012
    Researchers Rewrite Textbook on Location of Brain's Speech Processing Center

  • January 30, 2012
    New CU-Boulder-led Study May Answer Questions About Enigmatic Little Ice Age

  • January 30, 2012
    Many Bodies Make One Coherent Burst of Light

  • January 30, 2012
    Mammals Shrink at Faster Rates Than They Grow

  • January 30, 2012
    Ferroelectric Switching Discovered for First Time in Soft Biological Tissue

  • January 27, 2012
    UT Researchers' Innovation Addresses Major Challenge of Drug Delivery

  • January 27, 2012
    Trial by Fire: A Landscape-scale Experiment in Restoring Ozark Glades

  • January 26, 2012
    Viruses Con Bacteria Into Working for Them

  • January 26, 2012
    Tracking the Birth of an Evolutionary Arms Race Between HIV-like Viruses and Primate Genomes

  • January 26, 2012
    Scientist: Temperate Freshwater Wetlands Are 'Forgotten' Carbon Sinks

  • January 26, 2012
    Rice, UCSD Scientists Probe Form, Function of Mysterious Protein

  • January 26, 2012
    Penn Anthropologists Clarify Link Between Asians and Early Native Americans

  • January 26, 2012
    Overgrazed Grasslands Tied to Locust Outbreaks

  • January 26, 2012
    MSU Researchers Show How New Viruses Evolve, and in Some Cases, Become Deadly

  • January 26, 2012
    LED Lights Point Shoppers in the Right Direction

  • January 26, 2012
    Does Antimatter Weigh More Than Matter?

  • January 25, 2012
    Iowa State Engineer Wants to 'Sculpt' More Powerful Electric Motors and Generators

  • January 25, 2012
    Injecting Sulfate Particles Into Stratosphere Won't Fully Offset Climate Change

  • January 24, 2012
    Rice Lab Mimics Jupiter's Trojan Asteroids Inside a Single Atom

  • January 24, 2012
    Restored Wetlands Rarely Equal Condition of Original Wetlands

  • January 24, 2012
    Researchers Devise New Means For Creating Elastic Conductors

  • January 24, 2012
    Princeton Research: Hurricane Katrina Survivors Struggle With Mental Health Years Later

  • January 24, 2012
    Generation X: How Young Adults Deal With Influenza

  • January 24, 2012
    Bilayer Graphene Works As an Insulator

  • January 23, 2012
    Water Sees Right Through Graphene

  • January 23, 2012
    The Biology of Politics: Liberals Roll With the Good, Conservatives Confront the Bad

  • January 23, 2012
    Mighty Mesh

  • January 22, 2012
    The Price of Your Soul: How the Brain Decides Whether to "Sell Out"

  • January 20, 2012
    Penn Researchers Help Solve Questions About Ethiopians' High-altitude Adaptations

  • January 20, 2012
    Nature Materials Study: Graphene 'Invisible' to Water

  • January 20, 2012
    Biochip Measures Glucose in Saliva, Not Blood

  • January 20, 2012
    A Big Leap Toward Lowering the Power Consumption of Microprocessors

  • January 19, 2012
    When It Comes to Accepting Evolution, Gut Feelings Trump Facts

  • January 19, 2012
    UF Study: "Rules" May Govern Genome Evolution in Young Plant Species

  • January 19, 2012
    UCI Team Discovers How Protein in Teardrops Annihilates Harmful Bacteria

  • January 19, 2012
    The Power of Flowers: Research Sprouts a Closer Look at Sunflower Genetics

  • January 19, 2012
    Mysterious Flotsam in Gulf of Mexico Came From Deepwater Horizon Rig, WHOI Study Finds

  • January 19, 2012
    Hardy Bacteria Help Make Case for Life in the Extreme

  • January 18, 2012
    Ulcer-causing Bacteria Baffled by Mucus

  • January 18, 2012
    UCSB Researchers Uncover Transparency Limits on Transparent Conducting Oxides

  • January 18, 2012
    Faint 'Satellite Galaxy' Discovered

  • January 18, 2012
    Climate Balancing: Sea-level Rise vs. Surface Temperature Change Rates

  • January 17, 2012
    University of Minnesota Biologists Replicate Key Evolutionary Step

  • January 17, 2012
    The Illusion of Courage: Why People Mispredict Their Behavior in Embarrassing Situations

  • January 17, 2012
    Polar Growth at the Bacterial Scale Reveals Potential New Targets for Antibiotic Therapy

  • January 17, 2012
    Fruit Flies Watch the Sky to Stay on Course

  • January 16, 2012
    Neural Balls and Strikes: Where Categories Live in the Brain

  • January 13, 2012
    Theory Explains How New Material Could Improve Electronic Shelf Life

  • January 12, 2012
    Ten-second Dance of Electrons Is Step Toward Exotic New Computers

  • January 12, 2012
    Surgical Robots to Provide Open-source Platform for Medical Robotics Research

  • January 12, 2012
    Particle-free Silver Ink Prints Small-, High-performance Electronics

  • January 12, 2012
    Magnetic Actuation Enables Nanoscale Thermal Analysis

  • January 12, 2012
    Keeping an Eye on the Universe

  • January 12, 2012
    Deaf Sign Language Users Pick Up Faster on Body Language

  • January 12, 2012
    'Open-source' Robotic Surgery Platform Going to Top Medical Research Labs

  • January 11, 2012
    New Information on the Waste-disposal Units of Living Cells

  • January 11, 2012
    LSU Professor Discovers World's Tiniest Vertebrate

  • January 11, 2012
    Kepler Discovery Establishes New Class of Planetary Systems

  • January 11, 2012
    Evolution Is Written All Over Your Face

  • January 11, 2012
    Calculating What's in the Universe From the Biggest Color 3-D Map

  • January 11, 2012
    Astronomers Find Three Smallest Planets Outside Solar System

  • January 10, 2012
    Who's Wealthy? Beyond Net Worth, Asset and Debt Levels Change Our Perceptions

  • January 10, 2012
    VLBA, RXTE Team Up to Pinpoint Black Hole's Outburst

  • January 10, 2012
    Rice's 'Quantum Critical' Theory Gets Experimental Boost

  • January 10, 2012
    Nature Materials: Quick-cooking Nanomaterials in Microwave to Make Tomorrow's Air Conditioners

  • January 10, 2012
    Disruption of Biological Clocks Causes Neurodegeneration, Early Death

  • January 9, 2012
    What to Consider When Teens With Autism Want to Drive?

  • January 9, 2012
    New Cores From Glacier in the Eastern European Alps May Yield New Climate Clues

  • January 9, 2012
    Metal Oxide Simulations Could Help Green Technology

  • January 9, 2012
    Global Warming Caused by Greenhouse Gases Delays Natural Patterns of Glaciation, Researchers Say

  • January 9, 2012
    Evolution of Complexity Recreated Using 'Molecular Time Travel'

  • January 9, 2012
    Could Siberian Volcanism Have Caused the Earth's Largest Extinction Event?

  • January 6, 2012
    UF Research on Newly Formed Plants Could Lead to Improved Crop Fertility

  • January 6, 2012
    Implanted Biofuel Cell Converts Bug's Chemistry Into Electricity

  • January 5, 2012
    Solving the Structure of a Protein That Shows Promise As a DNA-targeting Molecule for Gene Therapy

  • January 5, 2012
    Now You See It, Now You Didn't: Cloaking a Moment in Time

  • January 5, 2012
    ISU Scientist Helps Find Structure of Gene-editing Protein Named Method of the Year

  • January 5, 2012
    Graphene Rips Follow Rules

  • January 4, 2012
    The Wondrous World of Insects

  • January 4, 2012
    Russian River Water Unexpected Culprit Behind Arctic Freshening Near U.S., Canada

  • January 4, 2012
    New Research Shows How Male Spiders Use Eavesdropping to One-up Their Rivals

  • January 4, 2012
    Leaping Lizards' Message to Robots: Get a Tail!

  • January 4, 2012
    Ecologists Call for Screening Imported Plants to Prevent a New Wave of Invasive Species

  • January 4, 2012
    Climate Change Models May Underestimate Extinctions

  • January 3, 2012
    50-million-year-old Cricket and Katydid Fossils From Colorado Hint at Origin of Insect Hearing

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NEWS FROM THE FIELD FOR 2011

  • December 27, 2011
    To Children (But Not Adults) a Rose by Any Other Name Is Still a Rose

  • December 27, 2011
    Frogs Use Calls to Find Mates With Matching Chromosomes, University of Missouri Researchers Find

  • December 23, 2011
    University of Nevada, Reno, Using New Technology to Record Antarctic Ocean, Ice Temperatures

  • December 22, 2011
    Study Uncovers a Molecular 'Maturation Clock' That Modulates Branching Architecture in Tomato Plants

  • December 22, 2011
    Shearing Triggers Odd Behavior in Microscopic Particles

  • December 22, 2011
    New Technique Makes It Easier to Etch Semiconductors

  • December 22, 2011
    New Device Could Bring Optical Information Processing

  • December 22, 2011
    MSU Chemists Become the First to Solve an 84-year-old Theory

  • December 22, 2011
    Long Intervening Non-coding RNAs Play Pivotal Roles in Brain Development

  • December 22, 2011
    DOE Researchers Achieve Important Genetic Breakthroughs to Help Develop Cheaper Biofuels

  • December 22, 2011
    CAD for RNA

  • December 22, 2011
    Biochemists Develop Promising New Treatment Direction for Rare Metabolic Diseases

  • December 22, 2011
    'Nanoantennas' Show Promise in Optical Innovations

  • December 21, 2011
    To Turn Up the Heat in Chilies, Just Add Water

  • December 21, 2011
    Self-affirmation May Break Down Resistance to Medical Screening

  • December 21, 2011
    'Head-first' Diversity Shown to Drive Vertebrate Evolution

  • December 20, 2011
    Pitt Researchers Propose New Model to Design Better Flu Shots

  • December 20, 2011
    New Tool Offers Unprecedented Access for Root Studies

  • December 20, 2011
    Ironing Out the Details of the Earth's Core

  • December 20, 2011
    Boron Nanoribbons Reveal Surprising Thermal Properties in Bundles

  • December 20, 2011
    'Painless' Plasma Brush Is Becoming Reality in Dentistry, MU Engineers Say

  • December 19, 2011
    Will Antarctic Worms Warm to Changing Climate?

  • December 19, 2011
    Virginia Tech's Wu Feng Unveils HokieSpeed, a New Powerful Supercomputer for the Masses

  • December 19, 2011
    Upper Atmosphere Facilitates Changes That Let Mercury Enter Food Chain

  • December 19, 2011
    UCF Nanotechnology May Speed Up Drug Testing

  • December 19, 2011
    Research Could Improve Laser-manufacturing Technique

  • December 19, 2011
    Comprehensive Study Makes Key Findings of Ocean pH Variations

  • December 19, 2011
    Babies Remember Even as They Seem to Forget

  • December 19, 2011
    A Major Step Forward Towards Drought Tolerance in Crops

  • December 16, 2011
    Tool Detects Patterns Hidden in Vast Data Sets

  • December 16, 2011
    Genome Tree of Life is Largest Yet for Seed Plants

  • December 16, 2011
    Gene Discovery Explains How Fruit Flies Retreat From Heat

  • December 15, 2011
    Traumatic Experiences May Make You Tough

  • December 15, 2011
    Team Designs a Bandage That Spurs, Guides Blood Vessel Growth

  • December 15, 2011
    Nitrogen From Humans Pollutes Remote Lakes for More Than a Century

  • December 15, 2011
    Let's Do the Twist: Spiral Proteins Are Efficient Gene Delivery Agents

  • December 15, 2011
    Less Knowledge, More Power: Uninformed Can Be Vital to Democracy, Study Finds

  • December 15, 2011
    Hubble Images Help Pin Down Identity of August Supernova's Companion Star

  • December 15, 2011
    Discovery of a 'Dark State' Could Mean a Brighter Future for Solar Energy

  • December 15, 2011
    Close Family Ties Keep Cheaters in Check, Study Finds

  • December 15, 2011
    Acid Rain Poses a Previously Unrecognized Threat to Great Lakes Sugar Maples

  • December 14, 2011
    Twisting Molecules by Brute Force: A Top-down Approach

  • December 14, 2011
    The 'Supernova of a Generation' Shows Its Stuff

  • December 14, 2011
    Stress Causes Clogs in Coffee and Coal

  • December 14, 2011
    Solving a Supernova Mystery

  • December 14, 2011
    New Method for Enhancing Thermal Conductivity Could Cool Computer Chips, Lasers and Other Devices

  • December 14, 2011
    MIT Research: A Glow of Recognition

  • December 14, 2011
    MIT Research Update: Sharpening the Lines

  • December 14, 2011
    Endangered Orangutans Offer a New Evolutionary Model for Early Humans

  • December 13, 2011
    Starving Orangutans Might Help to Better Understand Obesity and Eating Disorders in Humans

  • December 13, 2011
    Microneedle Sensors May Allow Real-time Monitoring of Body Chemistry

  • December 13, 2011
    High-energy Physicists Set Record for Network Data Transfer

  • December 13, 2011
    First Electronic Optical Fibers With Hydrogenated Amorphous Silicon Are Developed

  • December 12, 2011
    World's Smallest Frogs Discovered in New Guinea

  • December 12, 2011
    Iowa State Engineers Study How Hills, Nearby Turbines Affect Wind Energy Production

  • December 12, 2011
    As Climate Change Sets In, Plants and Bees Keep Pace

  • December 9, 2011
    Slow Road to Stability for Emulsions

  • December 9, 2011
    Researchers Design Alzheimer's Antibodies

  • December 9, 2011
    Early Black Holes Grew Big Eating Cold, Fast Food

  • December 9, 2011
    2010 Spike in Greenland Ice Loss Lifted Bedrock, GPS Reveals

  • December 8, 2011
    What Do Animals 'Know'? More Than You May Think

  • December 8, 2011
    Stress in Early Pregnancy Can Lead to Shorter Pregnancies, More Pre-term Births and Fewer Baby Boys

  • December 8, 2011
    Helping Your Fellow Rat: Rodents Show Empathy-driven Behavior

  • December 8, 2011
    A Study of Strong Ground Motion May Show Need to Modify Building Codes

  • December 7, 2011
    Researchers Find Best Routes to Self-assembling 3-D Shapes

  • December 7, 2011
    New Study Shows Evacuation Plans Need to Incorporate Family Perspectives

  • December 7, 2011
    CAFE Standards Create Profit Incentive for Larger Vehicles

  • December 6, 2011
    Researchers Assess Radioactivity Released to the Ocean From the Fukushima Nuclear Facility

  • December 6, 2011
    New '3-D' Transistors Promising Future Chips, Lighter Laptops

  • December 6, 2011
    Good or Bad: Surprises Drive Learning in Same Neural Circuits

  • December 6, 2011
    Addressing Pain and Disease on the Fly

  • December 5, 2011
    Study: Giant Super-earths Made of Diamond Are Possible

  • December 5, 2011
    Study Finds Climate Changes Faster Than Species Can Adapt

  • December 5, 2011
    Scientists Discover a Climate Change Warning Deep Under the Dead Sea

  • December 5, 2011
    Record Massive Black Holes Discovered Lurking in Monster Galaxies

  • December 5, 2011
    Penn Geneticists Help Show Bitter Taste Perception Is Not Just About Flavors

  • December 5, 2011
    Chemists Become Molecular Sculptors, Synthesizing Tiny, Molecular Traps

  • December 5, 2011
    'Label-free' Imaging Tool Tracks Nanotubes in Cells, Blood for Biomedical Research

  • December 4, 2011
    Study Identifies Mechanisms Cells Use to Remove Bits of RNA From DNA Strands

  • December 2, 2011
    Powerful Mathematical Model Greatly Improves Predictions for Species Facing Climate Change

  • December 2, 2011
    Engineering Cartilage Replacements

  • December 2, 2011
    Caltech-led Team of Astronomers Finds 18 New Planets

  • December 2, 2011
    Are Doing Harm and Allowing Harm Equivalent? Ask fMRI

  • December 1, 2011
    When Babies Awake: New Study Shows Surprise Regarding Important Hormone Level

  • December 1, 2011
    Study of Wolves Will Help Scientists Predict Climate Effects on Endangered Animals

  • December 1, 2011
    Rise of Atmospheric Oxygen More Complicated Than Previously Thought

  • December 1, 2011
    Not All Cellular Reprogramming Is Created Equal

  • December 1, 2011
    Drop in Carbon Dioxide Levels Led to Polar Ice Sheet, Study Finds

  • December 1, 2011
    Archaeologists Find New Evidence Of Animals Being Introduced To Prehistoric Caribbean

  • November 30, 2011
    Stronger Corn? Take It Off Steroids, Make It All Female

  • November 30, 2011
    Researchers Find Some Smartphone Models More Vulnerable to Attack

  • November 30, 2011
    Penn and Brown Researchers Demonstrate Earthquake Friction Effect at the Nanoscale

  • November 30, 2011
    In a Star's Final Days, Astronomers Hunt "Signal of Impending Doom"

  • November 30, 2011
    Astronomers Look to Neighboring Galaxy for Star Formation Insight

  • November 30, 2011
    Abrupt Permafrost Thaw Increases Climate Threat

  • November 29, 2011
    Seeking to be the 'Pefect Parent' Not Always Good for New Moms and Dads

  • November 29, 2011
    Graphene Lights Up With New Possibilities

  • November 29, 2011
    Genetic Buzzer-beater Genes May Save Fish

  • November 29, 2011
    Engineers Conduct Residential Soils Study, One of Few Such U.S. Studies Ever Done

  • November 29, 2011
    Elemental 'Cookbook' Guides Efficient Thermoelectric Combinations

  • November 29, 2011
    A Smarter Way to Make Ultraviolet Light Beams

  • November 28, 2011
    Submarine Springs Offer Preview of Ocean Acidification Effects on Coral Reefs

  • November 25, 2011
    Ancient Environment Found to Drive Marine Biodiversity

  • November 24, 2011
    Climate Sensitivity to CO2 More Limited Than Extreme Projections

  • November 23, 2011
    They Call It 'Guppy Love': UCLA Biologists Solve an Evolution Mystery

  • November 23, 2011
    Physicists Set Strongest Limit on Mass of Dark Matter

  • November 23, 2011
    Earth's Core Deprived of Oxygen

  • November 23, 2011
    Blueprint of Spider Mite May Yield Better Pesticides

  • November 22, 2011
    New Magnetic-field-sensitive Alloy Could Find Use in Novel Micromechanical Devices

  • November 22, 2011
    Nanowrinkles, Nanofolds Yield Strange Hidden Channels

  • November 22, 2011
    Commercial 'Green' Solar Cells May Be Possible, Say Pitt Researchers

  • November 22, 2011
    Blocked Holes Can Enhance Rather Than Stop Light Going Through

  • November 21, 2011
    UGA Scientists Invent Long-lasting, Near Infrared-emitting Material

  • November 21, 2011
    Taking Bushmeat Off the Menu Could Increase Child Anemia, Study Finds

  • November 21, 2011
    New Research on Body Parts' Sensitivity to Environmental Changes

  • November 21, 2011
    New Medical, Research Tool Possible by Probing Cell Mechanics

  • November 21, 2011
    Nerve Cells Key to Making Sense of Our Senses

  • November 21, 2011
    Kilobots Are Leaving the Nest

  • November 21, 2011
    Future Prostate Cancer Treatments Might Be Guided by Math

  • November 21, 2011
    After 25 Years, Sustainability Is a Growing Science That's Here to Stay

  • November 18, 2011
    Researchers Pinpoint Date and Rate of Earth's Most Extreme Extinction

  • November 17, 2011
    VLBA Observations Key to 'Complete Description' of Black Hole

  • November 17, 2011
    University of Alaska Science Station Nets $16 Million Award

  • November 17, 2011
    The Buzz Around Beer

  • November 17, 2011
    Soybean Adoption Came Early by Many Cultures, Archaeologists Say

  • November 17, 2011
    Rice Chemists Cram Two Million Nanorods Into Single Cancer Cell

  • November 17, 2011
    Researchers Watch a Next-gen Memory Bit Switch in Real Time

  • November 17, 2011
    Molecules on Branched-polymer Surfaces Can Capture Rare Tumor Cells in Blood

  • November 17, 2011
    Massive Volcanoes, Meteorite Impacts Delivered One-two Death Punch to Dinosaurs

  • November 17, 2011
    Dramatic Diversity of Columbine Flowers Explained by a Simple Change in Cell Shape

  • November 17, 2011
    Archaeologists Investigate Ice Age Hominins' Adaptability to Climate Change

  • November 17, 2011
    A Tailored Pair of Genes

  • November 16, 2011
    Use of Technology-rich Learning Environment Reveals Improved Retention Rates

  • November 16, 2011
    Use of Technology-Rich Learning Environment Reveals Improved Retention Rates

  • November 16, 2011
    Genome Sequence Sheds New Light on How Plants Evolved Nitrogen-fixing Symbioses

  • November 15, 2011
    No Extraordinary Effects From Microwave and Mobile Phone Heating

  • November 15, 2011
    Invasive False Brome Grass Is Spreading, but Oregon's Insects Are Biting

  • November 15, 2011
    In New Quantum-dot LED Design, Researchers Turn Troublesome Molecules to Their Advantage

  • November 15, 2011
    Georgia Tech Develops Speedy Software Designed to Improve Drug Development

  • November 15, 2011
    Frogs' Amazing Leaps Due to Springy Tendons

  • November 15, 2011
    Creation of the Largest Human-designed Protein Boosts Protein Engineering Efforts

  • November 14, 2011
    Research Examines a Growing Immigrant Population's Self Employment in the U.S.

  • November 14, 2011
    New Study Finds That Even the Cleanest Wastewater Contains 'Super bacteria'

  • November 14, 2011
    Ancient Bronze Artifact From East Asia Unearthed at Alaska Archaeology Site

  • November 13, 2011
    Rising Air Pollution Worsens Drought, Flooding, UMD-led Study Shows

  • November 13, 2011
    A More Flexible Window Into the Brain

  • November 10, 2011
    Trees on Tundra's Border Are Growing Faster in a Hotter Climate

  • November 10, 2011
    Storm Chasers of Utah

  • November 10, 2011
    Researching Graphene Nanoelectronics for a Post-silicon World

  • November 10, 2011
    Penn and Rutgers Psychologists Increase Understanding of How the Brain Perceives Shades of Gray

  • November 10, 2011
    Mid-ocean Creatures Control Light to Avoid Becoming Snacks

  • November 10, 2011
    Giant Planet Ejected From the Solar System

  • November 10, 2011
    Astronomers Find Clouds of Primordial Gas From the Early Universe

  • November 9, 2011
    NC State, NSF Project to Boost Computer Science Knowledge Through Gaming

  • November 9, 2011
    Learning Spatial Terms Improves Children's Spatial Skills

  • November 9, 2011
    Accelerating Robotic Innovation

  • November 8, 2011
    Protein Love Triangle Key to Crowning Bees Queens?

  • November 8, 2011
    Pitt Researchers Using Mathematics to Target Parkinson's Disease Symptoms

  • November 8, 2011
    Nanowires Could Be Solution for High-performance Solar Cells

  • November 8, 2011
    Galaxy DNA-analysis Software Is Now Available 'in the Cloud'

  • November 7, 2011
    Why Cooking Counts

  • November 7, 2011
    UGA Researchers Develop First Mouse Model to Study Important Aspect of Alzheimer's

  • November 7, 2011
    Study Compares Techniques for Doping Graphene for Device and Interconnect Fabrication

  • November 7, 2011
    Students Will Use Futuristic Technology to Dive Into the Past

  • November 7, 2011
    Paper Uncovers Power of Foldit Gamers' Strategies

  • November 4, 2011
    Biodiversity Can Promote Survival on a Warming Planet

  • November 3, 2011
    UA Scientists Find Evidence of Roman Period Megadrought

  • November 3, 2011
    Research Team Unravels Tomato Pathogen's Tricks of the Trade

  • November 3, 2011
    Long-term Carbon Storage in Ganges Basin May Portend Global Warming Worsening

  • November 3, 2011
    IU Biologists Identify Light-regulated Mechanism in Cyanobacteria as Aid to Optimizing Photosynthesis

  • November 3, 2011
    It Takes Two: Brains Come Wired for Cooperation, Neuroscientist Asserts

  • November 3, 2011
    Discovery of New Gene Could Improve Efficiency of Molecular Factories

  • November 3, 2011
    Decline in Dead Zones: Efforts to Heal Chesapeake Bay Are Working

  • November 3, 2011
    Arabian Sea Tropical Cyclones Are Intensified by Air Pollution, Study Shows

  • November 3, 2011
    Android Add-on Monitors Eyewitness Mobile Media Reports

  • November 2, 2011
    Video Game Playing Tied to Creativity

  • November 2, 2011
    UT Study: Climate Change Affects Ants and Biodiversity

  • November 2, 2011
    Uof L Scientist Discovers First Known Mammalian Skull From Late Cretaceous in South America

  • November 2, 2011
    That's Gross! Study Uncovers Physiological Nature of Disgust in Politics

  • November 2, 2011
    Humans and Climate Contributed to Extinctions of Large, Ice-age Mammals, New Study Finds

  • November 2, 2011
    Geologists Find Ponds Not the Cause of Arsenic Poisoning in India's Groundwater

  • November 2, 2011
    Caltech Researchers Find Pulsating Response to Stress in Bacteria

  • November 2, 2011
    Born to Roar

  • November 1, 2011
    Forests Not Keeping Pace With Climate Change

  • October 31, 2011
    Fighting Violent Gang Crime With Math

  • October 31, 2011
    Carnegie Mellon Report Finds Internet Privacy Tools Are Confusing, Ineffective for Most People

  • October 28, 2011
    Zoning Boundaries Can Make Good Neighbors in Conservation

  • October 28, 2011
    Pitt Research Team Finds Ways to Reduce Computing Energy Consumption While Saving Money

  • October 28, 2011
    More Power to the Cranberry: Study Shows Juice Better Than Extracts at Fighting Infections

  • October 27, 2011
    Prehistoric Greenhouse Data From Ocean Floor Could Predict Earth's Future, MU Study Finds

  • October 27, 2011
    Fatty Acids Involved in Python Heart Growth Could Benefit Diseased Human Heart

  • October 27, 2011
    Astronomers Pin Down Galaxy Collision Rates by Comparing Hubble Images to Supercomputer Simulations

  • October 26, 2011
    Researchers Complete Mollusk Evolutionary Tree

  • October 25, 2011
    The Generation X Report: U-M Survey Paints a Surprisingly Positive Portrait

  • October 25, 2011
    Restraint Improves Dielectric Performance, Lifespan

  • October 25, 2011
    Land Animals, Ecosystems Walloped After Permian Dieoff

  • October 25, 2011
    Cyberchase, the PBS Math Series for Kids, Launches Extensive Multimedia Website

  • October 24, 2011
    Research Finds Gallium Nitride Is Nontoxic, Biocompatible--Holds Promise for Implants

  • October 24, 2011
    Nanoparticles and Their Size May Not Be Big Issues

  • October 24, 2011
    Discovery Illuminates Elusive Proton Channel Gene in Dinoflagellates

  • October 23, 2011
    Run-off, Emissions Deliver Double Whammy to Coastal Marine Creatures, UGA Study Finds

  • October 23, 2011
    How Plants Sense Low Oxygen Levels to Survive Flooding

  • October 23, 2011
    Breakthrough in the Production of Flood-tolerant Crops

  • October 21, 2011
    Giant Flakes Make Graphene Oxide Gel

  • October 21, 2011
    American Society of Plant Biologists Supports Science Outreach by Grad Students and Postdocs

  • October 20, 2011
    Why Do Some Athletes Choke Under Pressure?

  • October 20, 2011
    West Nile Virus Transmission Linked to Land-use Patterns and 'Super-spreaders'

  • October 20, 2011
    Scientists Determine Family Tree for Most-endangered Bird Family in the World

  • October 20, 2011
    New Study Shows Passing Mood Can Profoundly Alter 'Rational Decisions'

  • October 20, 2011
    Brain Study Reveals How Successful Students Overcome Math Anxiety

  • October 19, 2011
    Study Links Pollutants to a 450 Percent Increase in Risk of Birth Defects

  • October 19, 2011
    Researchers Turn Viruses Into Molecular Legos

  • October 19, 2011
    Record-breaking Photo Reveals a Planet-sized Object as Cool as the Earth

  • October 19, 2011
    Moving Poor Women to Lower-poverty Neighborhoods Improves Their Health

  • October 19, 2011
    Impact Study: Princeton Model Shows Fallout of a Giant Meteorite Strike

  • October 19, 2011
    Fiery Volcano Offers Geologic Glimpse Into Land That Time Forgot

  • October 19, 2011
    'Microring' Device Could Aid in Future Optical Technologies

  • October 18, 2011
    Young Human-specific Genes Correlated With Human Brain Evolution

  • October 17, 2011
    Study Identifies Molecules Used by Certain Species of Seaweed to Harm Corals

  • October 17, 2011
    Robotic Bug Gets Wings, Sheds Light on Evolution of Flight

  • October 17, 2011
    Growth of High Quality Graphene by UCSB Researchers a Critical Discovery for Producing Next Generation Electronics

  • October 17, 2011
    Blue Stragglers

  • October 13, 2011
    Severe Drought, Other Changes Can Cause Permanent Ecosystem Disruption

  • October 13, 2011
    Robot Biologist Solves Complex Problem From Scratch

  • October 13, 2011
    Researchers Do Precise Gene Therapy Without a Needle

  • October 13, 2011
    New Technologies Challenge Old Ideas About Early Hominid Diets

  • October 13, 2011
    Insoluble Dust Particles Can Form Cloud Droplets, Affecting Global and Regional Climates

  • October 13, 2011
    Extreme Melting on Greenland Ice Sheet, Reports CCNY Team

  • October 13, 2011
    Emulating--and Surpassing--Nature

  • October 13, 2011
    Can Indigenous Peoples Be Relied on to Gather Reliable Environmental Data?

  • October 12, 2011
    Scientists Find Possible Trigger for Volcanic 'Super-eruptions'

  • October 12, 2011
    NYU Scientists' Creation of Self-replication Process Holds Promise for Production of New Materials

  • October 12, 2011
    Minnesota Discovery Could Make Fuel and Plastics Production More Energy Efficient and Cost Effective

  • October 12, 2011
    Feeding the World While Protecting the Planet

  • October 12, 2011
    Dark Matter of the Genome Revealed Through Analysis of 29 Mammals

  • October 12, 2011
    Clearing the Cosmic Fog of the Early Universe: Massive Stars May Be Responsible

  • October 12, 2011
    Caltech Researchers Take the Temperature of Mars' Past

  • October 12, 2011
    Bacterial Communication Could Affect Earth's Climate

  • October 11, 2011
    New Form of Super-hard Carbon Observed

  • October 11, 2011
    Most Vertebrates--Including Humans--Descended From Ancestor With Sixth Sense

  • October 11, 2011
    Molecular Depth Profiling Modeled Using Buckyballs and Low-Energy Argon

  • October 10, 2011
    Two Seemingly Unrelated Phenomena Share Surprising Link

  • October 10, 2011
    Research Shows How Life Might Have Survived 'Snowball Earth'

  • October 10, 2011
    In Bubble-rafting Snails, the Eggs Came First

  • October 9, 2011
    Smarter Toxins Help Crops Fight Resistant Pests

  • October 9, 2011
    Progress in Quantum Computing, Qubit by Qubit

  • October 7, 2011
    Star Packs Big Gamma-ray Jolt, Researchers Discover

  • October 7, 2011
    Physicists Localize 3-D Matter Waves for First Time

  • October 7, 2011
    Measuring Elusive Neutrinos Flowing Through the Earth, Physicists Learn More About the Sun

  • October 7, 2011
    Ammonia Gets Overdue Overview

  • October 6, 2011
    Suspects in the Quenching of Star Formation Exonerated

  • October 6, 2011
    Southern California's Tectonic Plates Revealed in Detail

  • October 6, 2011
    Seed Time-capsule Will Aid Study of Plant Evolution Amid Environmental Change

  • October 6, 2011
    Learning to Live in Mountain Lion Country

  • October 6, 2011
    Iowa State Researchers Help Detect Very-high-energy Gamma Rays From Crab Pulsar

  • October 6, 2011
    Crab Pulsar Beams Most Energetic Gamma Rays Ever Detected From a Pulsar

  • October 5, 2011
    University of Colorado Boulder Team Discovers Ancient Road at Maya Village Buried by Volcanic Ash 1,400 Years Ago

  • October 5, 2011
    One Room--63 Different Dust Particles? Researchers Aim to Build Dust Library

  • October 5, 2011
    New Technique Offers Enhanced Security for Sensitive Data in Cloud Computing

  • October 5, 2011
    Long-lost Lake Agassiz Offers Clues to Climate Change

  • October 5, 2011
    Last Universal Common Ancestor More Complex Than Previously Thought

  • October 5, 2011
    Fish Jump Into Picture of Evolutionary Land Invasion

  • October 4, 2011
    Survey Gives Clues to Origin of Type Ia Supernovae

  • October 4, 2011
    Rice Physicists Move One Step Closer to Quantum Computer

  • October 4, 2011
    Advance Offers New Opportunities in Chemistry Education, Research

  • October 3, 2011
    University of Washington Researchers Use Kraken to Unravel Mysterious Antarctic Sea Ice

  • October 3, 2011
    Rising CO2 Levels at End of Ice Age Not Tied to Pacific Ocean

  • October 3, 2011
    Rising Carbon Dioxide Levels at End of Last Ice Age Not Tied to Pacific Ocean, As Had Been Suspected

  • October 3, 2011
    In Reading Facial Emotion, Context Is Everything

  • October 3, 2011
    How the Brain Makes Memories: Rhythmically!

  • September 29, 2011
    Scientists Release Most Accurate Simulation of the Universe to Date

  • September 29, 2011
    If You're Happy and You Know It: Researchers Trail Twitter to Track World's Mood Swings

  • September 29, 2011
    Building Better Catalysts

  • September 28, 2011
    Saving Heart Attack Victims With Computer Science

  • September 28, 2011
    Americans Move Dramatically Toward Acceptance of Homosexuality

  • September 27, 2011
    What Do Infants Remember When They Forget?

  • September 27, 2011
    Self-cleaning Cotton Breaks Down Pesticides, Bacteria

  • September 27, 2011
    Carnegie Mellon Scientists Track Neuronal Stem Cells Using MRI

  • September 26, 2011
    Study of Bees Links Gene Regulatory Networks in the Brain to Behavior

  • September 26, 2011
    New 'FeTRAM' is Promising Computer Memory Technology

  • September 26, 2011
    LSU Researchers Find Impact of Oil Spill in Marsh Fish Species

  • September 26, 2011
    Location Matters: For Invasive Aquatic Species, It's Better to Start Upstream

  • September 26, 2011
    How Graphene's Electrical Properties Can Be Tuned

  • September 26, 2011
    Glow-in-the-dark Millipede Says 'Stay Away'

  • September 26, 2011
    Changing Race by Changing Clothes

  • September 26, 2011
    Carnegie Mellon Study Finds Benefits of Plug-in Vehicles Depend on Battery Size

  • September 26, 2011
    Caltech Neuroscientists Record Novel Responses to Faces From Single Neurons in Humans

  • September 26, 2011
    'Next-generation' Optical Tweezers Trap Tightly Without Overheating

  • September 25, 2011
    Jumping Gene Enabled Key Step in Corn Domestication

  • September 23, 2011
    USF Physicists Discover Super-Elastic Shock Wave

  • September 23, 2011
    Suffering of the Poor May Have Helped Societies With Class Structures Spread Across Globe

  • September 23, 2011
    Edible Carbon Dioxide Sponge

  • September 22, 2011
    Zebras vs. Cattle: Not So Black and White

  • September 22, 2011
    What Makes Rainforests Unique? History, Not Ecology

  • September 22, 2011
    Scientists Probe Indian Ocean for Clues to Worldwide Weather Patterns

  • September 22, 2011
    Researchers Greatly Improve Evolutionary Tree of Life for Mammals

  • September 22, 2011
    Model Provides Successful Seasonal Forecast for the Fate of Arctic Sea Ice

  • September 22, 2011
    DNA Study Suggests Asia Was Settled in Multiple Waves of Migration

  • September 22, 2011
    Controlling Silicon Evaporation Allows Scientists to Boost Graphene Quality

  • September 22, 2011
    Close-up Look at a Microbial Vaccination Program

  • September 22, 2011
    A New Underwater Video Camera Opens Window into the Behavior of Jellies

  • September 21, 2011
    Slippery Slope: Researchers Take Advice From a Carnivorous Plant

  • September 21, 2011
    Researchers' Chance Viewing of River Cutoff Forming Provides Rare Insight

  • September 21, 2011
    Researchers Studying 10,000 Solutions Participatory Online Platform

  • September 21, 2011
    NSF Funds Collaborative Effort to Identify Genes Supporting Life in Extreme Conditions

  • September 21, 2011
    From Protein to Planes and Pigskin

  • September 21, 2011
    Catching Molecular Motion at Just the Right Time

  • September 21, 2011
    Advice to Divorcees: Go Easy on Yourself

  • September 20, 2011
    Microwave Ovens a Key to Energy Production From Wasted Heat

  • September 19, 2011
    Using Human Genomes to Illuminate the Mysteries of Early Human History

  • September 19, 2011
    SRC and National Science Foundation Award $20 Million to Fund U.S. University Research on Nanoelectronics for 2020 and Beyond

  • September 19, 2011
    Size Matters: Length of Songbirds' Playlists Linked to Brain Region Proportions

  • September 19, 2011
    Gamers Succeed Where Scientists Fail

  • September 19, 2011
    For Unzipping DNA Mysteries--Literally--Cornell Physicists Discover How a Vital Enzyme Works

  • September 19, 2011
    Fast-evolving Genes Control Developmental Differences in Social Insects

  • September 19, 2011
    Catching a Breath--Wirelessly

  • September 18, 2011
    Why Carbon Nanotubes Spell Trouble for Cells

  • September 16, 2011
    Deep Oceans Can Mask Global Warming for Decade-long Periods

  • September 15, 2011
    Watching the World in Motion, Babies Take a First Step Toward Language

  • September 15, 2011
    Smartphone Battery Life Could Dramatically Improve With New Invention

  • September 15, 2011
    Small Distant Galaxies Host Supermassive Black Holes

  • September 15, 2011
    Diamonds Show Depth Extent of Earth's Carbon Cycle

  • September 15, 2011
    Career Award Winner Develops an App to Help Commercial Boats Stay Safe

  • September 15, 2011
    Are Genes Our Destiny?

  • September 14, 2011
    Salmon and Other Fish Predators Rely on 'No Guts, No Glory' Survival Tactic

  • September 14, 2011
    'Synthetic' Chromosome Permits Rapid, On-demand 'Evolution' of Yeast

  • September 13, 2011
    This Beetle Uses Eggs as Shields Against Wasps

  • September 13, 2011
    Plant Breeding Revolution for Cassava, Banana

  • September 13, 2011
    Motor Memory: The Long and Short of It

  • September 13, 2011
    Gene Linked to Optimism, Self-esteem

  • September 12, 2011
    Researchers Find Way to Measure Effect of Wi-Fi Attacks

  • September 12, 2011
    New Study Quantifies Use of Social Media in Arab Spring

  • September 12, 2011
    Evolution Keeps Sex Determination Flexible

  • September 12, 2011
    'Clumps' of Opportunities for Cutting-edge Science

  • September 11, 2011
    New Coral Dating Method Hints at Possible Future Sea-level Changes

  • September 9, 2011
    Microbes Travel Through the Air; It Would Be Good to Know How and Where

  • September 9, 2011
    Appalachian Tiger Swallowtail Butterfly Is a Hybrid of Two Other Swallowtails, Scientists Find

  • September 8, 2011
    Switching From Coal to Natural Gas Would Do Little for Global Climate, Study Indicates

  • September 8, 2011
    Rice Unveils New Method to Grow Synthetic Collagen

  • September 8, 2011
    Rice Breakthrough Could Double Wireless Capacity With No New Towers

  • September 8, 2011
    Researcher Sees Spring-like Protein as Key to Muscle Behavior

  • September 8, 2011
    800,000 Years of Abrupt Climate Variability

  • September 7, 2011
    Scripps Research Scientists Find Clue to Cause of Childhood Hydrocephalus

  • September 7, 2011
    Peer Pressure? It's Hardwired Into Our Brains

  • September 7, 2011
    Parents' Behavior Linked to Kids' Video Game Playing

  • September 7, 2011
    King Crabs Threaten Seafloor Life Near Antarctica

  • September 7, 2011
    Evidence for a Persistently Iron-rich Ocean Changes Views on Earth's Early History

  • September 7, 2011
    Endangered Horse Has Ancient Origins and High Genetic Diversity, New Study Finds

  • September 6, 2011
    Stevens Researchers Pioneer Novel Technique to Make Plasmonic Nanogap Arrays

  • September 6, 2011
    Recycling Fat Might Help Worms Live Longer

  • September 6, 2011
    New Material Shows Promise for Trapping Pollutants

  • September 6, 2011
    Innovative Nanoparticle Purification System Uses Magnetic Fields

  • September 6, 2011
    'Culturomics 2.0' Forecasts Human Behavior By Supercomputing Global News

  • September 5, 2011
    WHOI-led Study Sharpens Picture of How Much Oil and Gas Flowed in Deep Water Horizon Spill

  • September 5, 2011
    Ancient Humans Were Mixing It Up

  • September 1, 2011
    To Clear Digital Waste in Computers, 'Think Green,' Researchers Say

  • September 1, 2011
    Mapping a Model: International Research on Plant Species Appears in Journal Nature

  • September 1, 2011
    Manipulating Plants' Circadian Clock May Make All-season Crops Possible

  • September 1, 2011
    From a Flat Mirror, Designer Light

  • September 1, 2011
    Faster Progress Through Puberty Linked to Behavior Problems

  • September 1, 2011
    Engineers Test Effects of Fire on Steel Structures, Nuclear Plant Design

  • September 1, 2011
    Cornell Physicists Capture Microscopic Origins of Thinning and Thickening Fluids

  • August 31, 2011
    UC-Davis Researchers Develop Computer Model for Testing Heart-disease Drugs

  • August 31, 2011
    Penn Physicists Develop New Insight Into How Disordered Solids Deform

  • August 31, 2011
    IU Research Finds Promiscuousness Results in Genetic 'Trade-up,' More Offspring

  • August 31, 2011
    Humans Shaped Stone Axes 1.8 Million Years Ago, Study Says

  • August 30, 2011
    New Insight Into Impulse Control

  • August 30, 2011
    Breakthrough in Hydrogen Fuel Cells

  • August 29, 2011
    Tiny Wires Change Behavior at Nanoscale

  • August 29, 2011
    Testing the Water for Bioenergy Crops

  • August 29, 2011
    Bilingual Babies' Vocabulary Linked to Early Brain Differentiation

  • August 29, 2011
    Astrophysicists Report First Simulation to Create a Milky Way-like Galaxy

  • August 28, 2011
    School Support for ADHD Children May Be Missing the Mark

  • August 28, 2011
    Little Plant Tells Big Stories

  • August 25, 2011
    Yale Researchers Use Genetic Code to Engineer a Living Protein

  • August 25, 2011
    Tolerance Grows for a Wide Variety of Groups, Except for Muslim Extremists

  • August 25, 2011
    Possible Biological Control Discovered for Pathogen Devastating Amphibians

  • August 25, 2011
    New Imaging Method Sheds Light on Cell Growth

  • August 25, 2011
    Molecular Chaperones Traffic Signaling Proteins Between Cells in Plant Stem Cell Maintenance Pathway

  • August 25, 2011
    Exotic Galaxy Reveals Tantalizing Tale

  • August 23, 2011
    UT Researchers Develop Algorithm to Improve Remote Electrocardiography

  • August 23, 2011
    Unexpected Adhesion Properties of Graphene May Lead to New Nanotechnology Devices

  • August 23, 2011
    Storing Vertebrates in the Cloud

  • August 23, 2011
    New Theory May Shed Light on Dynamics of Large-polymer Liquids

  • August 23, 2011
    Human Gait Could Soon Power Portable Electronics

  • August 23, 2011
    Engineers Discover Nanoscale Balancing Act That Mirrors Forces at Work in Living Systems

  • August 22, 2011
    Southern South American Wildfires Expected to Increase, Says CU-Boulder Study

  • August 22, 2011
    Researchers Reach World-record 97.4 Tesla Magnetic Field

  • August 22, 2011
    Princeton Research: In the Early Life of an Embryo, a Monster Lurks

  • August 22, 2011
    Not So Fast--Researchers Find That Lasting Evolutionary Change Takes About One Million Years

  • August 22, 2011
    Nano Bundles Pack a Powerful Punch

  • August 22, 2011
    Hyenas' Ability to Count Helps Them Decide to Fight or Flee

  • August 22, 2011
    Ancient Whale Skulls and Directional Hearing: A Twisted Tale

  • August 21, 2011
    Newly Discovered Icelandic Current Could Change North Atlantic Climate Picture

  • August 19, 2011
    Restoration As Science: Case of the Collared Lizard

  • August 19, 2011
    Researchers Complete First Major Survey of Amphibian Fungus in Asia

  • August 18, 2011
    Penn Molecular Scientists Develop Color-changing Stress Sensor

  • August 18, 2011
    New Nanoscale Parameter by Aalto University Resolves Dilemmas on Silicon Property

  • August 18, 2011
    New Images Reveal Structures of the Solar Wind As It Travels Toward and Impacts Earth

  • August 18, 2011
    New CU-Boulder Study Reveals Bacteria From Dog Feces in Outdoor Air of Urbanized Air

  • August 18, 2011
    New Component of a Plant Steroid-activated Pathway Discovered

  • August 18, 2011
    Football Analysis Leads to Advance in Artificial Intelligence

  • August 17, 2011
    Researchers Find Way to Align Gold Nanorods on a Large Scale

  • August 17, 2011
    Penn Physicists Undo the 'Coffee Ring Effect'

  • August 17, 2011
    New 'Bionic' Leg Gives Amputees a Natural Gait

  • August 17, 2011
    Model Shows Polar Ice Caps Can Recover From Warmer, Climate-induced Melting

  • August 17, 2011
    Human Pathogen Killing Corals in the Florida Keys

  • August 17, 2011
    Arizona State University Taking Lead Role in Accelerating Solar Energy Advances

  • August 16, 2011
    Tsunami Observed by Radar

  • August 16, 2011
    Scripps Research Scientists Expand Knowledge of Cell Process Involved in Many Diseases

  • August 16, 2011
    Genome-wide Mapping Reveals Developmental and Environmental Impacts

  • August 15, 2011
    Team Led by IU Biologists Confirms Sunflower Domesticated in U.S., not Mexico

  • August 15, 2011
    Rapid Evolution Within Single Crop-growing Season Increases Insect Pest Numbers

  • August 15, 2011
    How the Internet Architecture Got Its Hourglass Shape and What That Means for the Future

  • August 12, 2011
    Pacific Tsunami Creates Icebergs in Antarctica

  • August 12, 2011
    How the Visual System Constructs Moving Objects: One by One

  • August 11, 2011
    Stanford Engineers Redefine How the Brain Plans Movement

  • August 11, 2011
    Smart Skin: Electronics That Stick and Stretch Like a Temporary Tattoo

  • August 11, 2011
    Shooting Light a Curve

  • August 11, 2011
    Researchers Fight Cholera With Computer Forecasting

  • August 11, 2011
    Polar Climate Change May Lead to Ecological Change

  • August 11, 2011
    New Data Shows El Mayor-Cucapah Earthquake was Simple on Surface, Complicated at Depth

  • August 11, 2011
    Gut Coils With Help From Its Elastic Neighbor

  • August 11, 2011
    Carnegie Mellon Scientists Discover How Molecular Motors Go Into 'Energy Save Mode'

  • August 11, 2011
    Arctic Ice Melt Could Pause for Several Years, Then Resume Again

  • August 10, 2011
    UCI Studies Find Different Reasons for Global Methane Riddle

  • August 9, 2011
    Scientists Discover New Eruption at Undersea Volcano, After Successfully Forecasting the Event

  • August 9, 2011
    Rats Control Appetite for Poison

  • August 9, 2011
    A Change in Perspective Could Be All It Takes to Succeed in School

  • August 8, 2011
    Study: Severe Low Temperatures Devastate Coral Reefs in Florida Keys

  • August 8, 2011
    Many Top U.S. Scientists Wish They Had More Children

  • August 8, 2011
    Light Unlocks Fragrance in Laboratory

  • August 8, 2011
    Increase in Storm Damage Brings Call for More Stringent Standards

  • August 7, 2011
    UMass Amherst Research Team Discovers New Conducting Properties of Bacteria-produced Wires

  • August 5, 2011
    Ocean Probes to Help Refine Climate Change Forecasting

  • August 5, 2011
    Females Can Place Limits on Evolution of Attractive Features in Males, Research Shows

  • August 4, 2011
    Rice Discovery Points Way to Graphene Circuits

  • August 4, 2011
    La Niñas Distant Effects in East Africa

  • August 4, 2011
    Fossils of Forest Rodents Found in Highland Desert

  • August 4, 2011
    East Africa's Climate Under the Spell of El Niño Since the Last Ice Age

  • August 4, 2011
    Caltech-led Engineers Solve Long-standing Problem in Photonic Chip Technology

  • August 4, 2011
    Breakthrough in Photonic Chip Research Paves Way for Ultrafast Information Sharing

  • August 3, 2011
    UCLA Life Scientists' Study of Abalone Yields New Insights into Sexual Reproduction

  • August 3, 2011
    Six Million Years of Savanna

  • August 2, 2011
    How Do You Stop Tasting?

  • August 2, 2011
    Digital Photos Can Animate a Face So It Ages and Moves Before Your Eyes

  • August 1, 2011
    WHOI Study Reports Microbes Consumed Oil in Gulf Slick at Unexpected Rates

  • August 1, 2011
    Some Plants Duplicate Their DNA to Overcome Adversity

  • August 1, 2011
    Plant Biologists Dissect Genetic Mechanism Enabling Plants to Overcome Environmental Challenge

  • August 1, 2011
    Microbial Study Reveals Sophisticated Sensory Response

  • August 1, 2011
    Ancient Glacial Melting Process Similar to Existing Concerns About Antarctica, Greenland

  • July 29, 2011
    Penn Chemists Make First Molecular Binding Measurement of Radon

  • July 29, 2011
    Averting Bridge Disasters: New Technology Could Save Hundreds of Lives

  • July 29, 2011
    Ancient Tides Quite Different From Today--Some Dramatically Higher

  • July 28, 2011
    UC-Riverside Chemists Transform Acids Into Bases

  • July 28, 2011
    Sea Level Rise Less From Greenland, More From Antarctica, Than Expected During Last Interglacial

  • July 28, 2011
    Scientists Report Dramatic Carbon Loss From Massive Arctic Wildfire

  • July 28, 2011
    More Illness, Doctor Visits Reported in Years After Sept. 11, UCI Study Finds

  • July 28, 2011
    How Bats Stay on Target Despite the Clutter

  • July 28, 2011
    Genetic Evidence Clears Ben Franklin

  • July 28, 2011
    First Large-scale Map of a Plant's Protein Network Addresses Evolution, Disease Process

  • July 28, 2011
    An Unexpected Clue to Thermopower Efficiency

  • July 27, 2011
    University of Nevada, Reno, Scientists to Shake Five-story Building in Japan

  • July 27, 2011
    The First True View of Global Erosion

  • July 27, 2011
    Scientists Map Attack Tactics of Plant Pathogens

  • July 27, 2011
    Researchers Aim for 'Direct Brain Control' of Prosthetic Arms

  • July 27, 2011
    Pigment Discovery Expanding Into New Colors

  • July 27, 2011
    Largest Recorded Tundra Fire Yields Scientific Surprises

  • July 27, 2011
    Farmers More Likely to be Green if They Talk to Their Neighbors, According to MSU Research

  • July 27, 2011
    Carnegie Mellon Develops iPhone App That Predicts When Bus Will Arrive

  • July 26, 2011
    Think Healthy, Eat Healthy: Caltech Scientists Show Link Between Attention and Self-control

  • July 26, 2011
    Scientists Design Nano-sized Drug Transporter to Fight Disease

  • July 26, 2011
    Penn Researchers Help Graft Olfactory Receptors Onto Nanotubes

  • July 26, 2011
    Mitochondria Share an Ancestor With SAR11, a Globally Significant Marine Microbe

  • July 26, 2011
    Caltech Engineers Develop One-way Transmission System for Sound Waves

  • July 26, 2011
    Artificial Cilia Spur New Nanotechnology Approach

  • July 25, 2011
    Pocket Chemistry: DNA Helps Glucose Meters Measure More Than Sugar

  • July 25, 2011
    Piezoelectric Nanowires Allow Electrical Signals to Be Produced From Mechanical Actions

  • July 25, 2011
    Pacific Northwest Trees Struggle for Water While Standing in It

  • July 25, 2011
    Gemini Image Captures Planetary Nebula Discovered by Amateur Astronomer

  • July 25, 2011
    Exploring Science Through Underwater Robotics

  • July 22, 2011
    Summer Research for Teachers Fosters Engineering-rich High School Courses

  • July 22, 2011
    Penn: Nanoplasmonic 'Whispering Gallery' Breaks Emission Time Record in Semiconductors

  • July 22, 2011
    Harvard Bioengineers Identify the Cellular Mechanisms of Traumatic Brain Injury

  • July 22, 2011
    Earliest Watery Black Hole Discovered

  • July 22, 2011
    Caltech-led Astronomers Discover the Largest and Most Distant Reservoir of Water Yet

  • July 21, 2011
    U of M Researchers Discover Gene Required to Maintain Male Sex Throughout Life

  • July 21, 2011
    Social Media Study: Conservatives Were Top Tweeters in 2010 Elections

  • July 21, 2011
    NSF Hosts "Think Tank" to Promote STEM Education for Veterans

  • July 21, 2011
    Nanomembranes Promise New Materials for Advanced Electronics

  • July 21, 2011
    Link Between Competing Phases in Cuprates Leads to New Theory

  • July 21, 2011
    Identical Virus, Host Populations Can Prevail for Centuries, WHOI Researcher Reports

  • July 21, 2011
    Electrons Exhibit Liquid Crystal-like States

  • July 20, 2011
    Sperm Coat Protein May Be Key to Male Infertility

  • July 20, 2011
    Seeing the S-curve in Everything

  • July 20, 2011
    Research Outlines Math Framework That Could Help Convert 'Junk' Energy Into Useful Power

  • July 20, 2011
    Fermilab Experiment Discovers a Heavy Relative of the Neutron

  • July 20, 2011
    Experiments by USC Scientist Make a Breakthrough in Quantum Computing

  • July 20, 2011
    Discovery May Overcome Obstacle for Quantum Computing

  • July 20, 2011
    Caltech Researchers Create the First Artificial Neural Network Out of DNA

  • July 20, 2011
    Battle of the Bugs

  • July 19, 2011
    USC Research: Cancer Cells and Stem Cells Share Same Origin

  • July 19, 2011
    Memories May Skew Visual Perception

  • July 19, 2011
    Avian 'Axe Effect' Attracts Attention of Females and Males

  • July 18, 2011
    WHOI Scientists Analyze, Explain the Chemical Makeup of Gulf Plume

  • July 18, 2011
    When Viruses Attack

  • July 18, 2011
    USC Researchers Explore the Source of Empathy in the Brain

  • July 18, 2011
    Study of Soil Effects From March 11 Japan Earthquake Could Improve Building Design

  • July 18, 2011
    New Contrast Agents Detect Bacterial Infections With High Sensitivity and Specificity

  • July 18, 2011
    Kids Found to be Safer in Crashes When Grandparents are Behind the Wheel

  • July 18, 2011
    Heated AFM Tip Allows Direct Fabrication of Ferroelectric Nanostructures on Plastic

  • July 14, 2011
    Speed Limit on Babies' Vision

  • July 14, 2011
    Soft Memory Device Opens Door to New Biocompatible Electronics

  • July 14, 2011
    Rising Oceans--Too Late to Turn the Tide?

  • July 14, 2011
    Loss of Large Predators has Caused Widespread Disruption of Ecosystems

  • July 14, 2011
    Loss of Large Predators Disrupting Multiple Plant, Animal and Human Ecosystems

  • July 14, 2011
    Link Found Between Increased Crops and Deforestation in Amazon, but Issue Not so Cut and Dry

  • July 14, 2011
    Graphene Gives Up More of Its Secrets

  • July 14, 2011
    Editing the Genome

  • July 14, 2011
    Acidifying Oceans Could Hit California Mussels, a Key Species

  • July 14, 2011
    A Manganite Changes Its Stripes

  • July 13, 2011
    Wind-turbine Placement Produces Tenfold Power Increase, Caltech Researchers Say

  • July 13, 2011
    Spread of Fungus-farming Beetles Is Bad News for Trees

  • July 13, 2011
    Narrowest Bridges of Gold Are Also the Strongest, Study Finds

  • July 13, 2011
    Carnegie Mellon and Princeton Neuroscientists Uncover Neural Mechanisms of Object Recognition

  • July 13, 2011
    25 Tesla, World-record 'Split Magnet' Makes its Debut

  • July 12, 2011
    UCI Study Points to New Means of Overcoming Antiviral Resistance in Influenza

  • July 12, 2011
    Scientists Model Physics of a Key Dark-energy Probe

  • July 12, 2011
    Long Distance: Research Shows Ancient Rock Under Haiti Came From 1,000-plus Miles Away

  • July 11, 2011
    UC-Riverside Physicists Discover New Way to Produce Antimatter-containing Atom

  • July 11, 2011
    Quick Test Can Predict Immune Responses to Flu Shots

  • July 11, 2011
    Perfecting the Meat of the Potato

  • July 10, 2011
    Engineering Excitable Cells for Studies of Bioelectricity and Cell Therapy

  • July 7, 2011
    Teaching the Neurons to Meditate

  • July 7, 2011
    Talking 'Green' Can Help Candidates Win Votes, Stanford Study Finds

  • July 7, 2011
    Sex Works Thanks to Ever-evolving Host, Parasite Relationships

  • July 7, 2011
    Organizational Climate Drives Commercialization of Scientific and Engineering Discoveries

  • July 7, 2011
    Device Captures Ambient Electromagnetic Energy to Drive Small Electronic Devices

  • July 7, 2011
    Cellular Origin of Deadly Brain Cancer is Identified

  • July 7, 2011
    Ancestry of Polar Bears Traced to Ireland

  • July 6, 2011
    Teaching Workshops Fail to Spur Learner-centered Teaching

  • July 6, 2011
    Scripps Researchers Discover New Force Driving Earth's Tectonic Plates

  • July 6, 2011
    Researchers Characterize Biomechanics of Ovarian Cells According to Phenotype at Stages of Cancer

  • July 6, 2011
    Gray Whales Likely Survived the Ice Ages by Changing Their Diets

  • July 5, 2011
    New Laser Technology Could Kill Viruses and Improve DVDs

  • July 5, 2011
    Infants Learn to Transfer Knowledge by 16 Months, Study Finds

  • July 5, 2011
    How Hot Did Earth Get in the Past? Team of Scientists Uncovers New Information

  • July 5, 2011
    Being Small Has Its Advantages, If You Are a Leaf

  • July 4, 2011
    Scripps Research Scientists Solve Mystery of Nerve Disease Genes

  • July 3, 2011
    Researchers Decipher Protein Structure of Key Molecule in DNA Transcription System

  • July 3, 2011
    Researchers Decipher Protein Structure of Key Molecule

  • July 1, 2011
    Magnetic Memory and Logic Could Achieve Ultimate Energy Efficiency

  • June 30, 2011
    WiFi 'Napping' Doubles Phone Battery Life

  • June 30, 2011
    WHOI Study Sheds Light on Tunicate Evolution

  • June 30, 2011
    Takeoffs and Landings Cause More Precipitation Near Airports

  • June 30, 2011
    iMobot Modular Robot Technology Licensed

  • June 30, 2011
    Hawaiian Hotspot Variability Attributed to Small-scale Convection

  • June 30, 2011
    Evolutionary Kings of the Hill Use Good, Bad and Ugly Mutations to Speed Ahead of Competition

  • June 29, 2011
    This Game Leaves Student Researchers Little Time for Play

  • June 29, 2011
    New Smartphone App Automatically Tags Photos

  • June 29, 2011
    Global Warming's Impact on Premium Wine

  • June 29, 2011
    Finding Showing Human Ancestor Older Than Previously Thought Offers New Insights Into Evolution

  • June 28, 2011
    LiquidText Software Supports Active Reading Through Fingertip Manipulation of Text

  • June 28, 2011
    Gene Flow May Help Plants Adapt to Climate Change

  • June 28, 2011
    Domed Dinosaur King of the Head Butt

  • June 27, 2011
    Tongue Makes the Difference in How Fish and Mammals Chew

  • June 27, 2011
    Tiny Ring Laser Accurately Detects and Counts Nanoparticles

  • June 27, 2011
    Researchers Solve Problem Filling Space-- Without Cubes

  • June 27, 2011
    Researchers Find a Keystone Nutrient Recycler in Streams

  • June 27, 2011
    Nanowire-based Sensors Offer Improved Detection of Volatile Organic Compounds

  • June 27, 2011
    Fossilized Pollen Reveals Climate History of Northern Antarctica

  • June 26, 2011
    Ocean Currents Speed Melting of Antarctic Ice

  • June 24, 2011
    Syracuse University Biologist Discovers Key Regulators for Biofilm Development

  • June 24, 2011
    Fermilab Experiment Weighs in on Neutrino Mystery

  • June 23, 2011
    Stiff Sediments Made 2004 Sumatra Earthquake Deadliest in History

  • June 23, 2011
    Smartphone App Helps You Find Friends in a Crowd

  • June 23, 2011
    Scientists Uncover an Unhealthy Herds Hypothesis

  • June 23, 2011
    Caltech-led Researchers Measure Body Temperatures of Dinosaurs for the First Time

  • June 22, 2011
    Salt Marsh Sediments Help Gauge Climate-change-induced Sea-level Rise

  • June 22, 2011
    Researchers Identify Components of Speech Recognition Pathway in Humans

  • June 22, 2011
    Prejudice Linked to Women's Menstrual Cycle

  • June 22, 2011
    Penn Physicists Observe 'Campfire Effect' in Blinking Nanorod Semiconductors

  • June 22, 2011
    Economic Cost of Weather May Total $485 Billion in U.S.

  • June 21, 2011
    University of Minnesota Engineering Researchers Discover Source for Generating 'Green' Electricity

  • June 21, 2011
    New Curation Tool a Boon for Genetic Biologists

  • June 21, 2011
    Carnegie Mellon Methods Keep Bugs Out of Software for Self-driving Cars

  • June 20, 2011
    TPT National Productions Wins Daytime Emmy For PBS Series "SciGirls"

  • June 20, 2011
    Putting a New Spin on Computing

  • June 20, 2011
    Penn Researchers Link Fastest Sea-level Rise in 2 Millennia to Increasing Temperatures

  • June 20, 2011
    Northern Illinois University Scientists Find Simple Way to Produce Graphene

  • June 20, 2011
    Nanoparticles Disguised as Red Blood Cells Will Deliver Cancer-fighting Drugs

  • June 20, 2011
    Genius of Einstein, Fourier Key to New Human-like Computer Vision

  • June 20, 2011
    Bacteria Develop Restraint for Survival in a Rock-paper-scissors Community

  • June 19, 2011
    Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide Buildup Unlikely to Spark Abrupt Climate Change

  • June 18, 2011
    Winners Announced for International Student ROV Competition

  • June 17, 2011
    Solitary Atoms Are Stiffer Than Groups

  • June 17, 2011
    Restoring Memory, Repairing Damaged Brains

  • June 16, 2011
    Searching for the 'Perfect Glass'

  • June 16, 2011
    Researchers Engineer the Environment for Stem Cell Development to Control Differentiation

  • June 16, 2011
    Plants Teach Humans a Thing or Two About Fighting

  • June 16, 2011
    New Stamps Honor Four Distinguished American Scientists

  • June 16, 2011
    Gamma-ray Flash Came From Star Being Eaten by Massive Black Hole

  • June 15, 2011
    What Makes a Plant a Plant?

  • June 15, 2011
    UH Chemist Developing Materials to Detect, Repel E. Coli

  • June 15, 2011
    Rutgers Contributes to Findings That Black Holes Were Surprisingly Common in Early Universe

  • June 15, 2011
    New Sensor to Measure Structural Stresses Can Heal Itself When Broken

  • June 15, 2011
    Neutrinos Change Flavors While Crossing Japan

  • June 14, 2011
    Researchers Record Two-state Dynamics in Glassy Silicon

  • June 14, 2011
    Researchers Findings Shed Light on the Progression of Parkinson's Disease

  • June 14, 2011
    Proving Darwin Right: New Study Supports Hypothesis that Competition is Stronger Between More Closely Related Species

  • June 14, 2011
    Penn Researchers Break Light-matter Coupling Strength Limit in Nanoscale Semiconductors

  • June 14, 2011
    Learning to Count Not as Easy as 1, 2, 3

  • June 14, 2011
    Copper Folds Protein Into Precursors of Parkinson's Plaques

  • June 13, 2011
    Louisiana Tech University, LA-SiGMA Help Teachers Transform Materials Science

  • June 13, 2011
    Life-history Traits May Affect DNA Mutation Rates in Males More Than in Females

  • June 12, 2011
    Single GFP-expressing Cell is Basis of Living Laser Device

  • June 9, 2011
    UW-Madison Chemists Devise Better Way to Prepare Workhorse Molecules

  • June 9, 2011
    Teen Brain Data May Predict Pop Song Success, Emory Study Finds

  • June 9, 2011
    Physicists Hit on Mathematical Description of Superfluid Dynamics

  • June 9, 2011
    Penn Researchers Show New Evidence of Genetic 'Arms Race' Against Malaria

  • June 9, 2011
    Banning Federal Funding for Human Embryonic Stem Cell Research Would Derail Related Work

  • June 8, 2011
    Water's Surface Not All Wet

  • June 8, 2011
    Scientists Learn From Kids, Kids Become Scientists in New MU Effort

  • June 8, 2011
    Can Evolution Outpace Climate Change?

  • June 8, 2011
    Caltech-led Astronomers Find a New Class of Stellar Explosions

  • June 7, 2011
    Paved Surfaces Can Foster Build-up of Polluted Air

  • June 7, 2011
    Innovative Device for Quantum Simulations

  • June 7, 2011
    Carbon Release and Global Warming Now and in the Ancient Past

  • June 6, 2011
    Stanford Climate Scientists Forecast Permanently Hotter Summers

  • June 6, 2011
    Randomness Rules in Turbulent Flows

  • June 6, 2011
    Penn Researchers Develop Biological Circuit Components, New Microscope Technique for Measuring Them

  • June 6, 2011
    New Data Still Have Scientists in Dark Over Dark Matter

  • June 6, 2011
    Columbia Engineering Team Makes Major Step in Improving Forecasts of Weather Extremes

  • June 6, 2011
    Carbon Release Into Atmosphere Ten Times Faster Than in the Past

  • June 6, 2011
    Astrophysicists Use X-ray Fingerprints to Study Eating Habits of Giant Black Holes

  • June 5, 2011
    Early Light Refines the Brain's Circuitry for Vision

  • June 5, 2011
    CERN Group Traps Antihydrogen Atoms for More Than 16 Minutes

  • June 5, 2011
    ALPHA Stores Antimatter Atoms for Over a Quarter of an Hour--and Still Counting

  • June 3, 2011
    What, Me Worry? Young Adults Get Self-esteem Boost From Debt

  • June 2, 2011
    Work by UH Evolutionary Biologist May One Day Help With Chronic Diseases

  • June 2, 2011
    Revamped College Science Course Improves Student Performance--In Spite of Cuts

  • June 2, 2011
    Non-independent Mutations Present New Path to Evolutionary Success

  • June 2, 2011
    Climate Projections Don't Accurately Reflect Soil Carbon Release

  • June 2, 2011
    Caltech Researchers Build Largest Biochemical Circuit Out of Small Synthetic DNA Molecules

  • June 1, 2011
    USC Study Locates the Source of Key Brain Function

  • June 1, 2011
    New Map Reveals Giant Fjords Beneath East Antarctic Ice Sheet

  • June 1, 2011
    Mass Extinction Victim Survives! Snail Long Thought Extinct, Isn't

  • June 1, 2011
    Ancient Hominid Males Stayed Home While Females Roamed, Says CU-Boulder Study

  • June 1, 2011
    3-D Model Mimics Volcanic Explosions

  • May 31, 2011
    Stamping Out Low-cost Nanodevices

  • May 31, 2011
    Nanoscale Waveguide for Future Photonics

  • May 31, 2011
    Lasers Used to Form 3-D Crystals Made of Nanoparticles

  • May 31, 2011
    Climate Change Allows Invasive Weed to Outcompete Local Species

  • May 31, 2011
    Carnegie Mellon Researchers Uncover How the Brain Processes Faces

  • May 30, 2011
    Climate Played Big Role in Vikings' Disappearance From Greenland

  • May 27, 2011
    Penn Researchers Help Nanoscale Engineers Choose Self-assembling Proteins

  • May 27, 2011
    Changes in Brain Circuitry Play Role in Moral Sensitivity as People Grow Up

  • May 26, 2011
    UMD-led Researchers Assess Pivotal Cultural Differences Among Countries and Why These Exist

  • May 26, 2011
    New Research Published in Science Points to the Significant Role of Oceans in Ancient Global Cooling

  • May 26, 2011
    Chameleon Magnets: Ability to Switch Magnets 'On' or 'Off' Could Revolutionize Computing

  • May 25, 2011
    New Bandwidth Management Techniques Boost Operating Efficiency in Multi-core Chips

  • May 25, 2011
    Mars Formed Rapidly Into Runt of Planetary Litter

  • May 25, 2011
    Global Warming May Affect the Capacity of Trees to Store Carbon, MBL Study Finds

  • May 24, 2011
    Expanded VLA Flexing New Scientific Muscle

  • May 23, 2011
    New Resource Developed to Encourage Undergraduate Research Experiences

  • May 22, 2011
    Scientists Find Odd Twist in Slow 'Earthquakes': Tremor Running Backwards

  • May 20, 2011
    Ants Give New Evidence for Interaction Networks

  • May 19, 2011
    Sniff Sniff: Smelling Led to Smarter Mammals, Researchers Say

  • May 19, 2011
    Mammals First Evolved Big Brains for Better Sense of Smell

  • May 18, 2011
    UF Research Aims to Help Preserve Plants, Animals Caught Between Forest 'Fragments'

  • May 18, 2011
    New Technique Sheds Light on the Mysterious Process of Cell Division

  • May 18, 2011
    Language Learning: CMU Researchers Use Video Games to Crack the Speech Code

  • May 18, 2011
    Errors in Protein Structure Sparked Evolution of Biological Complexity

  • May 18, 2011
    China Fossil Shows Bird, Crocodile Family Trees Split Earlier Than Thought

  • May 18, 2011
    Caltech Researchers Release First Large Observational Study of 9.0 Tohoku-Oki Earthquake

  • May 18, 2011
    Astronomer Bennett's Team Discovers New Class of Planets

  • May 17, 2011
    UT Physicist Accelerates Simulations of Thin Film Growth

  • May 17, 2011
    Researchers Develop Hardware Encryption for New Computer Memory Technology

  • May 17, 2011
    Real Nature Beats Technological Stand-ins for Human Well-being

  • May 17, 2011
    Penn Research Answers Long-standing Question About Swimming in Elastic Liquids

  • May 17, 2011
    Nuclear Magnetic Resonance With No Magnets

  • May 16, 2011
    UF Researchers Link Oceanic Land Crab Extinction to Colonization of Hawaii

  • May 16, 2011
    Splitting Water to Create Renewable Energy Simpler Than First Thought?

  • May 16, 2011
    Patterns of Ancient Croplands Give Insight Into Early Hawaiian Society, Research Shows

  • May 16, 2011
    Happiness Has a Dark Side

  • May 16, 2011
    Graduate Student Developing Solutions for Water Problems in Ethiopia

  • May 16, 2011
    Comparison of Genomes of Plant Parasites Provides Solid Clues for Response

  • May 16, 2011
    AgriLife Research Scientists Work with RNA Silencing and Plant Stem Cells

  • May 15, 2011
    Scientists Find New Class of Compounds With Great Potential for Research and Drug Development

  • May 14, 2011
    Persuasive Speech: The Way We, Um, Talk Sways Our Listeners

  • May 13, 2011
    New SETI Survey Focuses on Kepler's Top Earth-like Planets

  • May 12, 2011
    Study: Most At-risk Patients Don't Adhere to Statin Treatment, Despite Real Benefits

  • May 12, 2011
    Massive Tornado Onslaught Raises Questions About Building Practices, Code Enforcement

  • May 12, 2011
    Latitude and Rain Dictated Where Species Lived

  • May 12, 2011
    Artificial Grammar Learning Reveals Inborn Language Sense, JHU Study Shows

  • May 12, 2011
    Activated Graphene Makes Superior Supercapacitors for Energy Storage

  • May 11, 2011
    UGA Scientists Discover Missing Links in the Biology of Cloud Formation Over the Oceans

  • May 11, 2011
    Musical Experience Offsets Some Aging Effects

  • May 11, 2011
    Flipping Hot Jupiters

  • May 11, 2011
    Antarctic Icebergs Help the Ocean Take Up Carbon Dioxide

  • May 11, 2011
    A 2,300-year Climate Record Suggests Severe Tropical Droughts as Northern Temperatures Rise

  • May 10, 2011
    Darkness Stifles Reproduction of Surface-dwelling Fish

  • May 9, 2011
    Virtual Possessions Have Powerful Hold on Teenagers, Carnegie Mellon Researchers Say

  • May 9, 2011
    Tree Rings Tell a 1,100-year History of El Niño

  • May 9, 2011
    The Brain Performs Visual Search Near Optimally

  • May 9, 2011
    Teenage Alcohol Consumption Associated With Computer Use

  • May 9, 2011
    Researchers Get New View of How Water and Sulfur Dioxide Mix

  • May 9, 2011
    Obesity Creates Wimpy Rats

  • May 9, 2011
    A Tiltable Head Could Improve the Ability of Undulating Robots to Navigate Disaster Debris

  • May 8, 2011
    Graphene Optical Modulators Could Lead to Ultrafast Communications

  • May 8, 2011
    Electronic Life on the Edge

  • May 8, 2011
    Does the Central Andean Backarc Have the Potential for a Great Earthquake?

  • May 6, 2011
    Model Developed to Improve Combination Vaccine Accessibility Worldwide

  • May 5, 2011
    University of Minnesota Researchers Who Map Antarctic Turn to the Arctic

  • May 5, 2011
    Study Shows Corn Gene Provides Resistance to Multiple Diseases

  • May 5, 2011
    Study Probes Sources of Mississippi River Phosphorus

  • May 5, 2011
    Selaginella Genome Adds Piece to Plant Evolutionary Puzzle

  • May 5, 2011
    Scientists Sequence Genomes of Two Major Threats to American Food and Fuel

  • May 5, 2011
    Scientists Afflict Computers With Schizophrenia to Better Understand the Human Brain

  • May 5, 2011
    Robot Based on Carnegie Mellon Research Engages Novice Computer Scientists

  • May 5, 2011
    Ecstasy Associated With Chronic Change in Brain Function

  • May 4, 2011
    Undergraduate Institutions Should Play Larger Research Role

  • May 4, 2011
    Study Helps Explain Behavior of Latest High-temp Superconductors

  • May 3, 2011
    First Rainforests Arose When Plants Solved Plumbing Problem

  • May 3, 2011
    Carnegie Mellon Uses Social Networking to Tap Collective Intelligence of Online Study Groups

  • May 3, 2011
    "Small Fry" Fish Just as Vulnerable to Population Plunges as Sharks or Tuna, Stanford Researchers Say

  • May 2, 2011
    Study: Rare Deep-sea Starfish Stuck in Juvenile Body Plan

  • May 2, 2011
    Rice's Origins Point to China, Genome Researchers Conclude

  • May 2, 2011
    Pain and Itch Connected Down Deep

  • May 2, 2011
    Oklahoma Researchers Use Supercomputer to Detail the Inner Workings of Tornadoes

  • May 2, 2011
    Global Warming Won't Harm Wind Energy Production, Climate Models Predict

  • May 1, 2011
    Measuring the Distant Universe in 3-D

  • April 29, 2011
    New Material Could Improve Safety for First Responders to Chemical Hazards

  • April 29, 2011
    Digging in Dirt, Arbor Day Planting, May Help Build Citizenship: UMD Study Finds

  • April 28, 2011
    Scientists Detect Early Warning Signal for Ecosystem Collapse

  • April 28, 2011
    Jump in Communication Skills Led to Species Explosion in Electric Fish

  • April 28, 2011
    Iowa State Chemist Designs New Polymer Structures for Use as 'Plastic Electronics'

  • April 28, 2011
    Fluctuations Before the Fall: Predicting and Preventing Environmental Collapse

  • April 28, 2011
    Electrical Oscillations Found to be Critical for Storing Spatial Memories in Brain

  • April 28, 2011
    Eddies Found to Be Deep, Powerful Modes of Ocean Transport

  • April 27, 2011
    Scorpion Venom--Bad for Bugs, Good for Pesticides

  • April 27, 2011
    Rice University Geologist Leads Team Effort to Solve Mystery of the Colorado Plateau

  • April 27, 2011
    Record Number of Whales, Krill Found in the Antarctic Bays

  • April 27, 2011
    Exchange Network Will Help Hardware Security Experts Do Research Enhancing the Integrity of Computer Chips

  • April 27, 2011
    Agulhas Leakage Fueled by Global Warming Could Stabilize Atlantic, Overturning Circulation

  • April 27, 2011
    'Explosive' Evolution in Pupfish

  • April 26, 2011
    Cold Case: Siberian Hot Springs Reveal Ancient Ecology

  • April 25, 2011
    Zeroing in on the Elusive Green LED

  • April 25, 2011
    University of Oklahoma Researchers Working to Advance Predictability Research Initiatives

  • April 25, 2011
    Study Shows How Mosquitoes Handle the Heat of a Hot Blood Meal

  • April 25, 2011
    Catastrophic Amphibian Declines Have Multiple Causes, No Simple Solution

  • April 21, 2011
    Purdue-led Team Studies Earth's Recovery From Prehistoric Global Warming

  • April 21, 2011
    In Time For Spring, Biologist Illuminates How Seedlings Regulate Growth

  • April 21, 2011
    Columbia Engineering Study Links Ozone Hole to Climate Change All the Way to the Equator

  • April 20, 2011
    Houston Grandmother Is Nation's First 'Super Wi-Fi' User

  • April 20, 2011
    Evolution of Human 'Super-brain' Tied to Development of Bipedalism, Tool-making

  • April 20, 2011
    A Scratched Coating Heals Itself

  • April 19, 2011
    New Biosensor Microchip Could Speed Up Drug Development, Stanford Researchers Say

  • April 19, 2011
    Gulf Oil Spill Similar to Exxon Valdez in Social and Mental Impacts

  • April 19, 2011
    Better Design Decisions Make Energy-efficient Buildings, Clemson University Researcher Says

  • April 18, 2011
    Zoom-up Star Photos Poke Holes in Century-old Astronomical Theory

  • April 18, 2011
    Sandia and UNM Lead Effort to Destroy Cancers

  • April 18, 2011
    Researchers Create Super-Small Single ElectronTransistor

  • April 18, 2011
    Report Cites 'Liquefaction' As Key to Much of Japanese Earthquake Damage

  • April 18, 2011
    Polarized Microscopy Technique Shows New Details of How Proteins Are Arranged

  • April 18, 2011
    New Baylor Research Shows Using Leaves' Characteristics Improves Accuracy Measuring Past Climates

  • April 18, 2011
    Human Rules May Determine Environmental 'Tipping Points'

  • April 18, 2011
    CRASAR Now in Japan With the International Rescue Systems Institute, Heading to Minami-Sanriku-Cho

  • April 15, 2011
    Caltech Researchers Use GPS Data to Model Effects of Tidal Loads on Earth's Surface

  • April 14, 2011
    The Eyes Have It: Dinosaurs Hunted by Night

  • April 14, 2011
    The Bouncing Gas

  • April 14, 2011
    New Global Portal for Cyber-physical Systems Research Launched

  • April 14, 2011
    New DNA Nanoforms Take Shape

  • April 14, 2011
    Highest Percentage of Americans in Four Decades Say Financial Situation Has Gotten Worse

  • April 14, 2011
    Carbon Sequestration Estimate in U.S. Increased--Barring a Drought

  • April 13, 2011
    UMD Scientists Make Magnetic New Graphene Discovery

  • April 13, 2011
    The 'Quantum Magnet'

  • April 13, 2011
    Researchers Create Privacy Mode to Help Secure Android Smartphones

  • April 13, 2011
    Researchers Advance Toward Hybrid Spintronic Computer Chips

  • April 13, 2011
    Long-sought Fossil Mammal With Transitional Middle Ear Found

  • April 13, 2011
    Ceramic Coatings May Protect Jet Engines From Volcanic Ash

  • April 13, 2011
    Biochemist Uses Computer Models to Study Protein Involved With Cancer, aging and Chronic Disease

  • April 12, 2011
    Study Finds Public Relatively Unconcerned About Nanotechnology Risks

  • April 12, 2011
    Researchers Discover the Cause of Irradiation-induced Instability in Materials Surfaces

  • April 12, 2011
    Rainbow-trapping Scientist Now Strives to Slow Light Waves Even Further

  • April 12, 2011
    Circadian Rhythms Spark Plants' Ability to Survive Freezing Weather

  • April 12, 2011
    Birds Inherited Strong Sense of Smell From Dinosaurs

  • April 12, 2011
    Birds Inherited Sense of Smell From Dinosaurs ... and Improved It

  • April 11, 2011
    Physicists Discover New Way to Visualize Warped Space and Time

  • April 11, 2011
    Molecular Frameworks Show Potential for Better Solar Cells

  • April 11, 2011
    Electric Yellowstone

  • April 10, 2011
    West Antarctic Warming Triggered by Warmer Sea Surface in Tropical Pacific

  • April 10, 2011
    New Genetic Study Helps to Solve Darwin's Mystery About the Ancient Evolution of Flowering Plants

  • April 10, 2011
    Accelerated Lab Evolution of Biomolecules Could Yield New Generation of Medicines

  • April 8, 2011
    King Crabs Invade Antarctica, Could Jeopardize Cures for Disease

  • April 8, 2011
    Dowling College Researcher Finds that Nanoparticles Pose Danger to Arctic Ecosystem

  • April 8, 2011
    DOE Announces Nearly $170 Million in Available Funding to Advance Solar Energy Technologies

  • April 7, 2011
    U.S. Students and Science: AAAS Testing Gives New Insight on What They Know and Their Misconceptions

  • April 7, 2011
    Surveys Confirm Enormous Value of Science Museums, 'Free Choice' Learning

  • April 7, 2011
    Starch-controlling Gene Fuels More Protein in Soybean Plants

  • April 7, 2011
    Scientists Make Bamboo Tools to Test Theory Explaining East Asia's Stone Age Tool Scarcity

  • April 7, 2011
    Penn Research Advances Understanding of Lead Selenide Nanowires

  • April 7, 2011
    Instant Evolution in Whiteflies: Just Add Bacteria

  • April 7, 2011
    Free Software Makes Computer Mouse Easier for People With Disabilities

  • April 7, 2011
    Fish That Don't Sleep Point to Genetic Basis for Slumber, NYU Biologists Find

  • April 6, 2011
    Unprepared Cities Vulnerable to Climate Change

  • April 6, 2011
    Under Pressure: Germanium

  • April 6, 2011
    Nano Fit-ness: Helping Enzymes Stay Active and Keep in Shape

  • April 6, 2011
    Biodiversity Improves Water Quality in Streams Through a Division of Labor

  • April 5, 2011
    University of Oklahoma Acquires New Mobile Radar to Better Understand Tornadoes

  • April 5, 2011
    Exploring the Possibilities for Zeolites

  • April 5, 2011
    Early Cancer Treatment Successes Lead to CAREER Award for Rafael Davalos

  • April 5, 2011
    Drought-exposed Leaves Adversely Affect Soil Nutrients, Study Shows

  • April 4, 2011
    When African Animals Hit the Hay

  • April 4, 2011
    Oxygen Sensor Invention Could Benefit Fisheries to Breweries

  • April 4, 2011
    Nanopolymer Shows Promise for Helping Reduce Cancer Side Effects

  • April 4, 2011
    In Fireflies, Flightless Females Lose Out on Gifts From Males

  • April 4, 2011
    Formaldehyde: Poison Could Have Set the Stage for the Origins of Life

  • April 4, 2011
    Algae That Live Inside the Cells of Salamanders Are the First Known Vertebrate Endosymbionts

  • April 4, 2011
    'Epidemiological' Tree Study Shows Impacts of Climate Change on Forests

  • April 3, 2011
    Search for Advanced Materials Aided by Discovery of Hidden Symmetries in Nature

  • April 3, 2011
    Materials Scientists at Harvard Demonstrate the First Macro-scale, Thin-film Solid-oxide Fuel Cell

  • April 1, 2011
    When Food Is Scarce, Hungry Female Spiders Alter Mating Preferences

  • April 1, 2011
    Many U.S. Women Have Children by More Than One Man

  • March 31, 2011
    Poop Reveals an Immigrant in Isle Royale Wolves' Gene Pool

  • March 31, 2011
    Novel Technique Reveals How Glaciers Sculpted Their Valleys

  • March 31, 2011
    New Tool Makes Programs More Efficient Without Sacrificing Safety Functions

  • March 31, 2011
    Human Impacts on the Marine Ecosystems of Antarctica

  • March 31, 2011
    Carnegie Mellon Researchers Electrify Polymerization

  • March 31, 2011
    Are We Really Communicating Uncertain Climate Risks?

  • March 31, 2011
    Archaeologists Explore Iraqi Marshes for Origins of Urbanization

  • March 30, 2011
    Warm Water Causes Extra-cold Winters in Northeastern North America and Northeastern Asia

  • March 30, 2011
    To Meet, Greet or Retreat During Flu Epidemics?

  • March 30, 2011
    Study: Emissions Trading Doesn't Cause Pollution 'Hot Spots'

  • March 30, 2011
    Researchers Make the Leap to Whole-cell Simulations

  • March 30, 2011
    Butterfly Study Reveals Traits and Genes Associated With Establishment of New Populations

  • March 30, 2011
    Astrophysicist: White Dwarfs Could be Fertile Ground for Other Earths

  • March 30, 2011
    'Spincasting' Holds Promise for Creation of Nanoparticle Thin Films

  • March 29, 2011
    Like Products, Plants Wait for Optimal Configuration Before Market Success

  • March 28, 2011
    UC Pioneers Research on Environmental Practices of Ancient Maya

  • March 28, 2011
    Twinkle, Twinkle, Quantum Dot--New Particles Can Change Colors and Tag Molecules

  • March 28, 2011
    SU Physicists First to Observe Rare Particles Produced at the Large Hadron Collider at CERN

  • March 28, 2011
    Study Sheds Light on How Heat Is Transported to Greenland Glaciers

  • March 28, 2011
    Icebergs in the Antarctic Play Important Role in Carbon Cycle

  • March 28, 2011
    How Do Plants Fight Disease?

  • March 25, 2011
    Research May Lead to New Treatments for Parkinson’s Disease and Other Neurological Disorders

  • March 25, 2011
    Open-source Software Designed to Minimize Synthetic Biology Risks

  • March 24, 2011
    New Research Suggests Wild Birds May Play a Role in the Spread of Bird Flu

  • March 24, 2011
    iMobot Rolls, Crawls and Creeps

  • March 24, 2011
    Can We Get More Social Benefits From Forests and Have Higher Biodiversity?

  • March 24, 2011
    Algae, Bacteria Hogged Oxygen After Ancient Mass Extinction, Slowed Marine Life Recovery

  • March 24, 2011
    'Can You Hear Me Now?' Researchers Detail How Neurons Decide How to Transmit Information

  • March 23, 2011
    Syracuse University Chemist Develops Technique to Use Light to Predict Molecular Crystal Structures

  • March 23, 2011
    Larger Female Hyenas Produce More Offspring

  • March 23, 2011
    Epigenomic Findings Illuminate Veiled Variants

  • March 22, 2011
    Sign Language Users Read Words and See Signs Simultaneously

  • March 22, 2011
    Nanomodified Surfaces Seal Leg Implants Against Infection

  • March 22, 2011
    In the Race of Life, Better an Adaptable Tortoise Than a Fit Hare

  • March 22, 2011
    Evolutionary 'Winners' and 'Losers' Revealed in Collaborative Study

  • March 22, 2011
    Biofilm Reorganization: Back to the Theoretical Drawing Board

  • March 21, 2011
    Templated Growth Technique Produces Graphene Nanoribbons With Metallic Properties

  • March 21, 2011
    Seeing in Stereo: Engineers Invent Lens for 3-D Microscope

  • March 21, 2011
    Research Brings Habitat Models Into the Future

  • March 21, 2011
    Program Highlights How to Foster Entrepreneurship in Engineering, Research Community

  • March 21, 2011
    Primordial Soup Gets Spicier

  • March 21, 2011
    MU Researchers Use Motion Sensors to Determine Equine Lameness

  • March 21, 2011
    How the Lily Blooms

  • March 20, 2011
    New Imaging Technique Provides Rapid, High-definition Chemistry

  • March 17, 2011
    UF Researcher: Flowering Plant Study 'Catches Evolution in the Act'

  • March 17, 2011
    Study Finds More Efficient Means of Creating, Arranging Carbon Nanofibers

  • March 17, 2011
    New Plant Species Gives Insights Into Evolution

  • March 16, 2011
    Purdue Startup Hopes to Change the Way We Test Cancer Drugs

  • March 15, 2011
    Creation of Optical Knots Offers New Power Source

  • March 14, 2011
    Seedless Cherimoya, the Next Banana?

  • March 14, 2011
    Nanorods Developed in UC Riverside Lab Could Greatly Improve Visual Display of Information

  • March 14, 2011
    Gender Stereotypes About Math Develop As Early As Second Grade

  • March 14, 2011
    Fundamental Discovery Could Lead to Better Memory Chips

  • March 14, 2011
    Brown Biologist Wins NSF's Waterman Award

  • March 10, 2011
    UWM Study Finds Work Climate the Main Reason Women Leave Engineering

  • March 10, 2011
    U.S. Commerce Department Announces Launch of i6 Green Challenge to Promote Clean Energy Innovation and Economic Growth

  • March 10, 2011
    Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center Scientists Co-Author Paper on Wiring Diagram of the Brain

  • March 10, 2011
    In Celebration of Women's History Month, McWhinnie First Woman to Sail in Antarctic Waters

  • March 10, 2011
    EERI'S Learning from Earthquakes Program to Send Team to New Zealand: Scientists and Engineers to Bring Back Lessons

  • March 10, 2011
    Aging Rates, Gender Gap in Mortality Similar Across All Primates

  • March 10, 2011
    Age Affects Us All

  • March 10, 2011
    A Small Quantum Leap

  • March 9, 2011
    Tiny Gems Take Big Step Toward Battling Cancer

  • March 9, 2011
    Study Shows How Plants Sort and Eliminate Genes Over Millennia

  • March 9, 2011
    Student Innovator at Rensselaer Uses Sound Waves, T-rays for Safer Detection of Bombs

  • March 9, 2011
    Rutgers Researchers Identify Materials That May Deliver More 'Bounce'

  • March 9, 2011
    Physicists Measure Current-induced Torque in Nonvolatile Magnetic Memory Devices

  • March 9, 2011
    New Study Shows Government Spending Preferences of Americans

  • March 9, 2011
    Iowa State Engineer Studies Damage Caused by New Zealand Earthquake

  • March 8, 2011
    Ultrafast Laser 'Scribing' Technique to Cut Cost, Hike Efficiency of Solar Cells

  • March 8, 2011
    Real March Madness Is Relying on Seedings to Determine Final Four

  • March 7, 2011
    Web Use Doesn't Encourage Belief in Political Rumors, but E-mail Does

  • March 7, 2011
    Virginia Tech Researcher Seeks to Use Electrical Stimulation to Give Voice to Stroke Patients

  • March 7, 2011
    UNM Researchers Publish First Steps to Drug Delivery Using Molecular Spiders

  • March 7, 2011
    Stretchable Balloon Electronics Get to the Heart of Cardiac Medicine

  • March 7, 2011
    Researchers Develop Curious Snapshot of Powerful Retinal Pigment and Its Partners

  • March 7, 2011
    Iowa State, Ames Lab Researcher Hunts for Green Catalysts

  • March 7, 2011
    DNA Better Than Eyes When Counting Endangered Species

  • March 7, 2011
    Columbia Engineer Observes Surprising Behavior of Cells During Blood-vessel Formation

  • March 7, 2011
    Cardiac Catheter That Can Do It All

  • March 3, 2011
    Some Antarctic Ice is Forming from Bottom

  • March 3, 2011
    California Islands Give Up Evidence of Early Seafaring

  • March 3, 2011
    Black Holes: A Model for Superconductors?

  • March 2, 2011
    Scripps Oceanography Researchers Discover Arctic Blooms Occurring Earlier

  • March 2, 2011
    New Kind of Optical Fiber Developed

  • March 2, 2011
    Has the Earth's Sixth Mass Extinction Already Arrived?

  • March 2, 2011
    Combined Molecular Study Techniques Reveal More About DNA Proteins

  • March 2, 2011
    Algal Antifreeze Makes Inroads Into Ice

  • March 1, 2011
    New 'Frozen Smoke' May Improve Robotic Surgery

  • March 1, 2011
    Global ISU Study: Invasive Species Widespread, but Not More Than at Home Range

  • March 1, 2011
    Ecological Adaptation Likely to Influence Impacts of Climate Change

  • February 28, 2011
    Stretched Rubber Offers Simpler Method for Assembling Nanowires

  • February 28, 2011
    Silk Moth's Antenna Inspires New Nanotech Tool With Applications in Alzheimer's Research

  • February 28, 2011
    Probing Atomic Chicken Wire

  • February 28, 2011
    Missing Chromium Is Clue to Planet Formation

  • February 28, 2011
    Mating Mites Trapped in Amber Reveal Sex Role Reversal

  • February 28, 2011
    Increasing Processor Efficiency by 'Shutting Off the Lights'

  • February 25, 2011
    Scientists Find Increase in Microearthquakes After Chilean Quake

  • February 25, 2011
    Overfertilizing Corn Undermines Ethanol

  • February 24, 2011
    UT Researchers Crack Code to Harmful Brown Tides

  • February 24, 2011
    Scientists Find Gene Responsible for Color Patterns in Mice

  • February 24, 2011
    Redesign of U.S. Donor-liver Network Could Boost Transplants by Several Hundred Per Year

  • February 24, 2011
    Quasar's Outflow Solves Mystery

  • February 24, 2011
    Penn Physicists Develop Scalable Method for Making Graphene

  • February 24, 2011
    Oldest Subarctic North American Human Remains Found

  • February 24, 2011
    Notre Dame Research Offers Important Clues About Grasshopper Population Explosions

  • February 24, 2011
    Language Patterns Are Roller-coaster Ride During Childhood Development

  • February 24, 2011
    Child's Cremation Site Reveals Domestic Life in Paleoindian Alaska

  • February 24, 2011
    Before the Explosion--Volcano's Warning Tremors Explained

  • February 23, 2011
    Simpler Way of Making Proteins Could Lead to New Nanomedicine Agents

  • February 23, 2011
    People With Low Self-esteem Show More Signs of Prejudice

  • February 23, 2011
    Nanowire Research at Stevens Makes Cover of Applied Physics Letters

  • February 23, 2011
    MIT Scientists Say Ocean Currents Cause Microbes to Filter Light

  • February 23, 2011
    Kent State Geology Professor and Research Team Present Findings Studying Drought

  • February 23, 2011
    Arizona State University Archaeologist Models Past and Future Landscapes

  • February 22, 2011
    Toward Computers That Fit on a Pen Tip: New Technologies Usher in the Millimeter-scale Computing Era

  • February 22, 2011
    Texas Leafcutter Ants Aided, But Also Limited, by Cold-tolerant Fungus Crops, Research Shows

  • February 22, 2011
    New Finding in Ribosome Signaling May Lead to Improved Antibiotics

  • February 22, 2011
    Liquid Metal Key to Simpler Creation of Electrodes for Microfluidic Devices

  • February 22, 2011
    Gas Rich Galaxies Confirm Prediction of Modified Gravity Theory

  • February 22, 2011
    Crying Baby Draws Blunted Response in Depressed Mom's Brain

  • February 21, 2011
    Texas-bound: Fungus Keeps Texas Leaf-cutter Ants From Spreading

  • February 21, 2011
    Polygamy Hurt 19th Century Mormon Wives' Evolutionary Fitness

  • February 21, 2011
    Plankton Key to Origin of Earth's First Breathable Atmosphere

  • February 21, 2011
    First Harmful Algal Bloom Species Genome Sequenced

  • February 21, 2011
    Applied Physicists Discover That Migrating Cells Flow Like Glass

  • February 19, 2011
    Super-sharp Radio 'Eye' Remeasuring the Universe

  • February 19, 2011
    Plants That Can Move Inspire New Adaptive Structures

  • February 18, 2011
    UC-Santa Cruz Scientist Uses Storm-chasing Weather Radar to Track Bat Populations

  • February 18, 2011
    Scientists Uncover Surprising Features of Bear Hibernation

  • February 18, 2011
    Really Big Eruptions, Lots and Lots of CO2

  • February 18, 2011
    Physicists Build Bigger 'Bottles' of Antimatter to Unlock Nature's Secrets

  • February 18, 2011
    'Telecoupling' Explains Why It's a Small (and Fast) World, After All

  • February 17, 2011
    Video Game Introduces Youths to Big Ideas About a Nano-sized World

  • February 17, 2011
    Subtle Shifts, Not Major Sweeps, Drove Human Evolution

  • February 17, 2011
    Plants Cloned as Seeds

  • February 17, 2011
    Oldest Fossils of Large Seaweeds, Possible Animals Tell Story About Oxygen in an Ancient Ocean

  • February 17, 2011
    Magma Power for Geothermal Energy?

  • February 17, 2011
    Gender Gap: Selection Bias Snubs Scholarly Achievements of Female Scientists

  • February 16, 2011
    To Escape Blame, Be a Victim, Not a Hero, New Study Finds

  • February 16, 2011
    Global Warming May Reroute Evolution

  • February 16, 2011
    Geologists Get Unique and Unexpected Opportunity to Study Magma

  • February 15, 2011
    U.S. Public's Knowledge of Science: Getting Better but a Long Way to Go

  • February 15, 2011
    Tick Population Plummets in Absence of Lizard Hosts

  • February 14, 2011
    World Phosphorous Use Crosses Critical Threshold

  • February 14, 2011
    P Summit Calls for a 'New Alchemy' Around Phosphorus and Food

  • February 14, 2011
    Monitoring Killer Mice From Space

  • February 14, 2011
    Collaboration Leads to Discovery, Confirmation of Unexpected Form of Ice

  • February 13, 2011
    Study Finds Massive Flux of Gas, in Addition to Liquid Oil, at BP Well Blowout in Gulf

  • February 13, 2011
    Jewel-toned Organic Phosphorescent Crystals: A New Class of Light-emitting Material

  • February 11, 2011
    Team Hopes to Cut Years Off Development Time of New Antibiotics

  • February 11, 2011
    On Their Own Two Feet

  • February 11, 2011
    In Online Dating, Blacks More Open to Romancing Whites Than Vice Versa

  • February 10, 2011
    Study Shows That Defensive Military Alliances Enhance Peace

  • February 10, 2011
    Simple Marine Worms Distantly Related to Humans

  • February 10, 2011
    Powerful New Ways to Electronically Mine Research May Lead to Scientific Breakthroughs

  • February 10, 2011
    Newly Discovered Pheromone Linked to Aggressive Behavior in Squid

  • February 10, 2011
    Lake-effect Theory Sinks, but Quake Timing Questions Go On

  • February 9, 2011
    When Nature Calls

  • February 8, 2011
    Scientists Develop Method to Identify Fleetingly Ordered Protein Structures

  • February 8, 2011
    Pollution Controls Used During China Olympics Could Save Lives if Continued

  • February 8, 2011
    In February Journal, UC and Industry Researchers Predict Future of Electronic Devices

  • February 7, 2011
    Words Help People Form Mathematical Concepts

  • February 7, 2011
    Where Did Flowers Come From?

  • February 7, 2011
    Math May Help Calculate Way to Find New Drugs for HIV and Other Diseases

  • February 7, 2011
    Larger Cities Drive Growing Wage Gap Between the Rich and the Poor, Study Shows

  • February 7, 2011
    Bound Neutrons Pave Way to Free Ones

  • February 4, 2011
    New Model by University of Nevada for How Nevada Gold Deposits Formed May Help in Gold Exploration

  • February 4, 2011
    Internet Addresses: An Inevitable Shortage, But an Uneven one

  • February 4, 2011
    Discovery of Jumping Gene Cluster Tangles Tree of Life

  • February 3, 2011
    Wolverine Population Threatened by Climate Change

  • February 3, 2011
    Quantum Quirk: JILA Scientists Pack Atoms Together to Prevent Collisions in Atomic Clock

  • February 3, 2011
    Plant's Immune Defense Revs Up for the Morning Attack

  • February 3, 2011
    New Drought Record From Long-lived Mexican Trees May Illuminate Fates of Past Civilizations

  • February 3, 2011
    Massive Daphnia Genome Leads to Understanding Gene-environment Interactions

  • February 3, 2011
    First Stars in Universe Were Not Alone

  • February 3, 2011
    First Crustacean Genome Is Sequenced

  • February 3, 2011
    Animal With the Most genes? A Tiny Crustacean

  • February 2, 2011
    Two Severe Amazon Droughts in Five Years Alarms Scientists

  • February 2, 2011
    Scripps Research Scientists Develop Powerful New Methodology for Stabilizing Proteins

  • February 2, 2011
    Same Rules Apply to Some Experimental Systems Regardless of Scale

  • February 2, 2011
    New Technique Boosts High-power Potential for Gallium Nitride Electronics

  • February 2, 2011
    New Quartet of Ant Genomes Advanced by International Collaborative

  • February 2, 2011
    Neurobiologists Find That Weak Electrical Fields in the Brain Help Neurons Fire Together

  • February 2, 2011
    Field Study of Smoggy Inversions to End

  • February 2, 2011
    Early Tests Find Nanoshell Therapy Effective Against Brain Cancer

  • February 2, 2011
    Crowd Workers Are Not Online Shakespeares, But Carnegie Mellon Research Shows They Can Write

  • February 1, 2011
    Tuning Graphene Film So It Sheds Water

  • February 1, 2011
    Engineered Cells Could Usher in Programmable Cell Therapies

  • January 31, 2011
    Wealth of Orchid Varieties Is Down to Busy Bees and Helpful Fungi, Says Study

  • January 31, 2011
    UMD Advance Lights Possible Path to Creating Next-gen Computer Chips

  • January 31, 2011
    Resolved to Quit Smoking?

  • January 31, 2011
    Pakistan Floods Last Summer Could Have Been Predicted

  • January 31, 2011
    New Hardware Boosts Communication Speed on Multi-core Chips

  • January 31, 2011
    'Cornell Dots' That Light Up Cancer Cells Go Into Clinical Trials

  • January 31, 2011
    Smart Lasers Could Make Cancer Biopsies Painless, Help Speed New Drugs to Market

  • January 28, 2011
    Island-scale Study Reveals Climate-change Effects

  • January 28, 2011
    A New Appreciation of the Ecology-evolution Dynamic

  • January 27, 2011
    New Transistor for Plastic Electronics Exhibits the Best of Both Worlds

  • January 27, 2011
    Making a Point

  • January 27, 2011
    Caltech Geobiologists Uncover Links Between Ancient Climate Change and Mass Extinction

  • January 27, 2011
    'Catch-up' Growth Signals Revealed

  • January 26, 2011
    The Undead May Influence Biodiversity, Greenhouse Gas Emissions

  • January 26, 2011
    Orangutan DNA More Diverse Than Human's, Remarkably Stable Through the Ages

  • January 26, 2011
    Hardware, Software Advances Help Protect Operating Systems From Attack

  • January 26, 2011
    Fluorescent Color of Coral Larvae Predicts Whether They'll Settle or Swim

  • January 26, 2011
    First Study of Dispersants in Gulf Spill Suggests a Prolonged Deepwater Fate

  • January 26, 2011
    DNA Caught Rock 'n Rollin'

  • January 25, 2011
    The Language of Young Love: The Ways Couples Talk Can Predict Relationship Success

  • January 25, 2011
    New Lab-on-chip Advance Uses Low-cost, Disposable Paper Strips

  • January 25, 2011
    Long-term Hypoxia in Flies Shown to Result in Permanent DNA Changes

  • January 24, 2011
    Spiders Adjust Courtship Signals for Maximum Effect

  • January 24, 2011
    New Use for Nanoscale Transistors

  • January 24, 2011
    GRIN Plasmonics

  • January 21, 2011
    With Cloud Computing, the Mathematics of Evolution May Get Easier to Learn

  • January 21, 2011
    Researchers Discover How to Tame Hammering Droplets

  • January 21, 2011
    New Melt Record for Greenland Ice Sheet

  • January 21, 2011
    Aquatic Food Web Tied to Land

  • January 20, 2011
    University of Tokyo, Rutgers Physicists Unveil Unexpected Properties in Superconducting Material

  • January 20, 2011
    UC-Davis Study Shows Plants Moved Downhill, Not Up, in Warming World

  • January 20, 2011
    Sensors to Detect Explosives, Monitor Food Being Developed at UH

  • January 20, 2011
    Research Finds Practicing Retrieval is Best Tool for Learning

  • January 20, 2011
    New Math Theories Reveal the Nature of Numbers

  • January 20, 2011
    New Device May Revolutionize Computer Memory

  • January 20, 2011
    Long-distance Migration May Help Reduce Infectious Disease Risks for Many Animal Species

  • January 20, 2011
    For Robust Robots, Let Them Be Babies First

  • January 19, 2011
    VIMS Team Glides Into Polar Research

  • January 19, 2011
    Putting the Dead to Work for Conservation Biology

  • January 19, 2011
    New Reactor Paves the Way for Efficiently Producing Fuel from Sunlight

  • January 19, 2011
    Mathematical Model Explains How Complex Societies Emerge, Collapse

  • January 19, 2011
    Big City Life May Make Residents Lean Toward Green, Study Says

  • January 18, 2011
    Stress, Anxiety Both Boon and Bane to Brain

  • January 18, 2011
    Shrinking Snow and Ice Cover Intensify Global Warming

  • January 18, 2011
    Sharply Focused on Neurons, Light Controls a Worm's Behavior

  • January 18, 2011
    Loss of Reflectivity in the Arctic Doubles Estimate of Climate Models

  • January 18, 2011
    Breakthrough in Converting Heat Waste to Electricity

  • January 18, 2011
    Better Than the Human Eye

  • January 17, 2011
    Farther and Farther Apart

  • January 17, 2011
    Australian Birds Attract Mates With 'Scary Movie Effect'

  • January 16, 2011
    Retreat of the East Antarctic Ice Sheet During the Last Glacial Termination

  • January 14, 2011
    Dramatic Ocean Circulation Changes Revealed

  • January 13, 2011
    Writing About Worries Eases Anxiety and Improves Test Performance

  • January 13, 2011
    Study Highlights Flaw in Common Approach of Public Opinion Surveys About Science

  • January 13, 2011
    Self-assembling Structures Open Door to New Class of Materials

  • January 13, 2011
    New Software Quantifies Leaf Venation Networks, Enables Plant Biology Advances

  • January 13, 2011
    New Predator 'Dawn Runner' Discovered in Early Dinosaur Graveyard

  • January 13, 2011
    Fruit Fly Nervous System Provides New Solution to Fundamental Computer Network Problem

  • January 13, 2011
    Forget Planet X! New Technique Could Pinpoint Galaxy X

  • January 13, 2011
    Earth's Hot Past Could be Prologue to Future Climate

  • January 12, 2011
    Virus Killer Gets Supercharged

  • January 12, 2011
    Researchers Show How One Gene Becomes Two (With Different Functions)

  • January 12, 2011
    Cracking a Tooth

  • January 12, 2011
    Biomedical Breakthrough: Blood Vessels for Lab-grown Tissues

  • January 12, 2011
    Astronomers Discover Close-knit Pairs of Massive Black Holes

  • January 11, 2011
    Our Perceptions of Masculinity and Femininity Are Swayed by Our Sense of Touch

  • January 11, 2011
    Gene Helps Plants Use Less Water Without Biomass Loss

  • January 11, 2011
    Coiled Nanowires May Hold Key to Stretchable Electronics

  • January 10, 2011
    Wildflower Colors Tell Butterflies How to do Their Jobs

  • January 10, 2011
    Study Estimates Land Available for Biofuel Crops

  • January 10, 2011
    Species Loss Tied to Ecosystem Collapse and Recovery

  • January 10, 2011
    Possible Missing Link Between Young and Old Galaxies

  • January 10, 2011
    Played by Humans, Scored by Nature, Online Game Helps Unravel Secrets of RNA

  • January 10, 2011
    Oxygen-free Early Oceans Likely Delayed Rise of Life on Planet

  • January 10, 2011
    New Glass Tops Steel in Strength and Toughness

  • January 10, 2011
    How Do You Make Lithium Melt in the Cold?

  • January 10, 2011
    Engineering Team Invents Lab-on-a-chip for Fast, Inexpensive Blood Tests

  • January 10, 2011
    Early Investigations Promising for Detecting Metastatic Breast Cancer Cells

  • January 10, 2011
    'Hot-bunking' Bacterium Recycles Iron to Boost Ocean Metabolism

  • January 9, 2011
    Biogeochemistry at the Core of Global Environmental Solutions

  • January 9, 2011
    Surprise: Dwarf Galaxy Harbors Super-massive Black Hole

  • January 7, 2011
    UC San Diego Engineers Lead National Effort to Save Lives and Buildings During Earthquakes

  • January 7, 2011
    Study Finds Energy Limits Global Economic Growth

  • January 7, 2011
    CMU Research Finds Regional Dialects Are Alive and Well on Twitter

  • January 6, 2011
    UF Study of Lice DNA Shows Humans First Wore Clothes 170,000 Years Ago

  • January 6, 2011
    Princeton Scientists Construct Synthetic Proteins That Sustain Life

  • January 6, 2011
    Plasma Jets Are Prime Suspect in Solar Mystery

  • January 6, 2011
    Iowa State, Ames Lab Researcher Developing Bio-based Polymers That Heal Cracks

  • January 5, 2011
    Study: Graphene Grains Make Atomic Patchwork Quilts

  • January 5, 2011
    Oxygen's Challenge to Early Life

  • January 5, 2011
    Gesturing While Talking Helps Change Your Thoughts

  • January 5, 2011
    Co-management Holds Promise of Sustainable Fisheries Worldwide

  • January 5, 2011
    At South Pole, World's Most Extreme Scientific Construction Project

  • January 4, 2011
    Oceanic 'Garbage Patch' not Nearly as Big as Portrayed in Media

  • January 4, 2011
    Detecting Esophageal Cancer With Light

  • January 4, 2011
    'Nanoscoops' Could Spark New Generation of Electric Automobile Batteries

  • January 3, 2011
    New Glaucoma Test Allows Earlier, More Accurate Detection

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NEWS FROM THE FIELD FOR 2010

  • December 27, 2010
    Broken Glass Yields Clues to Climate Change

  • December 26, 2010
    Microfluidic Device Rapidly Orients Hundreds of Embryos for High-throughput Experiments

  • December 26, 2010
    'Food of the Gods' Genome Sequence Could Make Finest Chocolate Better

  • December 23, 2010
    SU Scientists Find That in the Evolutionary Mating Game, Brawn and Stealth Rule

  • December 23, 2010
    Gatekeeper for Tomato Pollination Identified

  • December 22, 2010
    Researchers Train Software to Help Monitor Climate Change

  • December 22, 2010
    Genome of Extinct Siberian Human Sheds New Light on Modern Human Origins

  • December 22, 2010
    Fossil Finger Bone Yields Genome of a Previously Unknown Human Relative

  • December 22, 2010
    Ever-sharp Urchin Teeth May Yield Tools That Never Need Honing

  • December 21, 2010
    UNH Scientists Help Show Potent GHG Emissions are Three Times Estimated Levels

  • December 21, 2010
    Tumor Cells in Blood May Signal Worse Prognosis in Head and Neck Cancer Patients

  • December 21, 2010
    Psychologists Find Skill in Recognizing Faces Peaks After Age 30

  • December 21, 2010
    New Study Focuses on Nitrogen in Waterways as Cause of Nitrous Oxide in the Atmosphere

  • December 21, 2010
    Fruit Fly Study Digs Deeper Into Poorly Understood Details of Forming Embryos

  • December 20, 2010
    Young Female Chimpanzees Appear to Treat Sticks as Dolls

  • December 20, 2010
    Waterways Contribute to Growth of Potent Greenhouse Gas

  • December 20, 2010
    The Universe's Most Massive Stars Can Form in Near Isolation, New Study Finds

  • December 20, 2010
    Strange New Twist: Berkeley Researchers Discover Möbius Symmetry in Metamaterials

  • December 20, 2010
    New Imaging Advance Illuminates Immune Response in Breathing Lung

  • December 20, 2010
    Milestone: A Methane-metal Marriage

  • December 20, 2010
    Malaria-infected Cells Stiffen, Block Blood Flow

  • December 20, 2010
    Invention Could Improve Cancer Drug Delivery, Lessen Harmful Effects of Chemotherapy

  • December 20, 2010
    Dodds Contributes to New National Study on Nitrogen Water Pollution

  • December 20, 2010
    CCNY-led Interdisciplinary Team Recreates Colonial Hydrology

  • December 19, 2010
    Scientists Take Plasmon Lasers Out of Deep Freeze

  • December 19, 2010
    Scientists Decipher Three Billion-year-old Genomic Fossils

  • December 17, 2010
    Quantum Device Named Science's Breakthrough of the Year

  • December 17, 2010
    K-State Research Looks at Pathogenic Attacks on Host Plants

  • December 17, 2010
    Into the Ice: Completing the IceCube Neutrino Observatory

  • December 16, 2010
    Structural Distortions Emerge From Nothing at the Nanoscale

  • December 16, 2010
    One Tale Told is Two Tails Gained

  • December 16, 2010
    Kids Got the Blues? Maybe They Don't Have Enough Friends

  • December 16, 2010
    How Do You Cut a Nanotube? Lots of Compression

  • December 16, 2010
    First Measurement of Magnetic Field in Earth's Core

  • December 16, 2010
    Fear Discovery Could Lead to New Interventions for PTSD

  • December 16, 2010
    Extinctions, Loss of Habitat Harm Evolutionary Diversity

  • December 16, 2010
    Computer Memory Takes a Spin

  • December 16, 2010
    Breakthrough in Worm Research has Implications for Human Disease Studies

  • December 16, 2010
    Age Doesn't Matter: New Genes Are as Essential as Ancient Ones

  • December 15, 2010
    UGA Researchers Develop Rapid Diagnostic Test for Common Type of Pneumonia

  • December 15, 2010
    Study Improves Understanding of Method for Creating Multi-metal Nanoparticles

  • December 15, 2010
    Polar Bears Still on Thin Ice, but Cutting Greenhouse Gases Now Can Avert Extinction

  • December 15, 2010
    Opportunity Leads to Promiscuity Among Squirrels, Study Finds

  • December 15, 2010
    New Method for Making Tiny Catalysts Holds Promise for Air Quality

  • December 15, 2010
    Ancient Forest Emerges Mummified From the Arctic

  • December 15, 2010
    'Cadillac Desert' Withstands the Test of Time and Technology

  • December 14, 2010
    Two People Receive Kidney Transplants in Pilot Program Using CMU Software

  • December 13, 2010
    Study Probes Link Between Magnetism, Superconductivity

  • December 13, 2010
    Geologist's Discoveries Resolve Debate About Oxygen in Earth's Mantle

  • December 13, 2010
    Capasso Lab Demonstrates Highly Unidirectional 'Whispering Gallery' Microlasers

  • December 13, 2010
    Bering Sea Was Ice-free and Full of Life During Last Warm Period, Study Finds

  • December 12, 2010
    MGH Researchers Develop Faster Method of Engineering Zinc-finger Nucleases

  • December 11, 2010
    Web of International Collaboration Boosts Worldwide Nanotechnology Research

  • December 10, 2010
    Look: What Your Reaction to Someone's Eye Movements Says About Your Politics

  • December 10, 2010
    Iron Legacy Leaves Soil High in Manganese

  • December 10, 2010
    ASU Astronomer Opens New Window Into Early Universe

  • December 10, 2010
    A Positive Step in the Face of Uncertainty

  • December 9, 2010
    When Their Tools Get Dull, Leaf-cutters Switch Jobs

  • December 9, 2010
    Technique Turns Computer Chip Defects Into an Advantage

  • December 9, 2010
    Simulations Aim to Unlock Nature's Process of Biomineralization

  • December 9, 2010
    Rice Physicists Discover Ultra-sensitive Microwave Detector

  • December 9, 2010
    Massive Gene Loss Linked to Pathogen's Stealthy Plant-dependent Life-style

  • December 9, 2010
    Ice-age Reptile Extinctions Provide a Glimpse of Likely Responses to Human-caused Climate Change

  • December 9, 2010
    Gene Hunters Tackle Crop Diseases

  • December 8, 2010
    Virginia Tech Engineer Identifies New Concerns for Antibiotic Resistance, Pollution

  • December 8, 2010
    Researchers Describe Fourth Planet Orbiting HR 8799

  • December 8, 2010
    Bering Sea Chill Yields Fatter Plankton, Pollock Diet Changes

  • December 7, 2010
    Rice Physicists Help Unravel Mystery of Repetitive DNA Segments

  • December 7, 2010
    Pure Nanotube-type Growth Edges Toward the Possible

  • December 7, 2010
    Plants 'Remember' Winter to Bloom in Spring With Help of Special Molecule

  • December 7, 2010
    Nanoparticle Gives Antimicrobial Ability to Fight Listeria Longer

  • December 7, 2010
    Life Thrives in Porous Rock Deep Beneath the Seafloor, Scientists Say

  • December 7, 2010
    Invisible Invasive Species

  • December 7, 2010
    Are Depressed People Too Clean?

  • December 6, 2010
    The LouseBuster Returns

  • December 6, 2010
    Ravenous Foreign Pests Threaten National Treasures

  • December 6, 2010
    New Observations of Exploding Stars Reveal Pauses, Flickers and Flares Not Reliably Seen Before

  • December 6, 2010
    Metabolism Models May Explain Why Alzheimer's Disease Kills Some Neuron Types First

  • December 6, 2010
    Heat Wave Deaths Highest in Early Summer

  • December 6, 2010
    Forest Pests Accumulating Despite Regulations

  • December 3, 2010
    Using New Materials to Make More Reliable Nanoelectromechanical Systems

  • December 3, 2010
    The Gene-environment Enigma

  • December 3, 2010
    Light Touch Brightens Nanotubes

  • December 2, 2010
    Your Web Surfing History is Accessible (Without Your Permission) Via JavaScript

  • December 2, 2010
    Study Predicts Distribution of Gravitational Wave Sources

  • December 2, 2010
    Research Provides Better Understanding of Long-term Changes in the Climate System

  • December 1, 2010
    UF Expert: Biodiversity Loss Correlates With Increases in Infectious Disease

  • December 1, 2010
    Scientists Ratchet up Understanding of Cellular Protein Factory

  • December 1, 2010
    More Focus on Finances Needed to Increase Latino Science and Math Graduates

  • December 1, 2010
    Loss of Species Large and Small Threatens Human Health

  • December 1, 2010
    A 'USB' for Medical Diagnosis?

  • November 30, 2010
    Water Resources Played Important Role in Patterns of Human Settlement, New UNH Research Shows

  • November 30, 2010
    Study: Ecological Effects of Biodiversity Loss Underestimated

  • November 30, 2010
    Snakes on a Rope: Researchers Take a Unique Look at the Climbing Abilities of Boa Constrictors

  • November 30, 2010
    Mystery Dissolves With Calcium Pump Discovery

  • November 30, 2010
    Astronomers Use Moon in Effort to Corral Elusive Cosmic Particles

  • November 29, 2010
    Online Science Project Launched by CU Nobel Laureate Receives $2.5 Million to Enhance Middle School Science

  • November 29, 2010
    NC State and IBM Researchers Discover New Way to Patch Holes in the 'Cloud'

  • November 29, 2010
    Duke Scientists Look Deeper for Coal Ash Hazards

  • November 25, 2010
    Giants Among Us: Research Paper Explores Evolution of the World's Largest Mammals

  • November 25, 2010
    Gender Gap in Physics Exams Reduced by Simple Writing Exercises, Says CU-Boulder Study

  • November 25, 2010
    Discovery at Young Star Hints Magnetism Common to All Cosmic Jets

  • November 24, 2010
    Short, On-chip Light Pulses Will Enable Ultrafast Data Transfer Within Computers

  • November 24, 2010
    Massive Galaxies Formed When Universe was Young

  • November 24, 2010
    How Pathogens Hijack Host Plants

  • November 24, 2010
    Finger-trap Tension Stabilizes Cells' Chromosome-separating Machinery

  • November 24, 2010
    Female Fish--and Humans?--Lose Interest When Their Male Loses a Slugfest

  • November 23, 2010
    Technology Uses Auto Exhaust Heat to Create Electricity, Boost Mileage

  • November 23, 2010
    LSU Sociologist Produces Documentary on Kenyan Election Violence

  • November 23, 2010
    Getting Lost in Buildings: Architecture Can Bias Your Cognitive Map

  • November 22, 2010
    UC Breakthrough May Lead to Disposable E-Readers

  • November 22, 2010
    Making Stars: Studies Show How Cosmic Dust and Gas Shape Galaxy Evolution

  • November 22, 2010
    Gene Find Could Lead to Healthier Food, Better Biofuel Production

  • November 22, 2010
    Flexible Wings Driven by Simple Oscillation May be Viable for Efficient Micro Air Vehicles

  • November 19, 2010
    UH Physicists Study Behavior of Enzyme Linked to Alzheimer's, Cancer

  • November 19, 2010
    SCEC's 'M8' Earthquake Simulation Breaks Computational Records, Promises Better Quake Models

  • November 19, 2010
    Busy Microbial World Discovered in Deepest Ocean Crust Ever Explored

  • November 18, 2010
    Ten Years of Soufriere Hills Volcano Research Published

  • November 18, 2010
    Researchers Uncover Surprise Link Between Weird Quantum Phenomena

  • November 18, 2010
    Bacteria Use ‘Toxic Darts' to Disable Each Other, According to UCSB Scientists

  • November 17, 2010
    Scientists Question Indicator of Fisheries Health, Evidence for 'Fishing Down Food Webs'

  • November 17, 2010
    Pushing Black-hole Mergers to the Extreme: RIT Scientists Achieve 100:1 Mass Ratio

  • November 17, 2010
    Physicists Demonstrate a Four-Fold Quantum Memory

  • November 17, 2010
    Open Study Aims to Create Worldwide Study Group

  • November 17, 2010
    New Technology Gives On-site Assessments in Archaeology

  • November 17, 2010
    Months of Geologic Unrest Signaled Reawakening of Icelandic Volcano

  • November 17, 2010
    Faster Water Flow Means Greater Diversity of Invertebrate Marine Life

  • November 17, 2010
    As Arctic Temperatures Rise, Tundra Fires Increase, Researchers Find

  • November 17, 2010
    Antihydrogen Trapped for First Time

  • November 16, 2010
    The Lifeblood of Leaves: Vein Networks Control Plant Patterns

  • November 16, 2010
    Study Rewrites the Evolutionary History of C4 Grasses

  • November 16, 2010
    Rescue Missions Underway to Save Haiti's Species From Mass Extinctions

  • November 16, 2010
    Organ Network Uses Carnegie Mellon Algorithm to Match Live Kidney Donors With Recipients

  • November 16, 2010
    Methane-powered Laptops May be Closer Than You Think

  • November 16, 2010
    Engineers Test Effects of Fire on Steel Structures

  • November 16, 2010
    Doomsday Messages About Global Warming Can Backfire, New Study Shows

  • November 16, 2010
    A New Twist for Nanopillar Light Collectors

  • November 16, 2010
    Imaging Tool May Aid Nanoelectronics by Screening Tiny Tubes

  • November 15, 2010
    Shortest-pulse X-ray Beams Could Illuminate Atomic, Molecular Interactions

  • November 15, 2010
    New Research Changes Understanding of C4 Plant Evolution

  • November 15, 2010
    Molecular Evolution Proves Source of HIV Infection in Criminal Cases

  • November 15, 2010
    Microsensors Offer First Look at Whether Cell Mass Affects Growth Rate

  • November 14, 2010
    Pitt-led Team Develops Nanoscale Light Sensor Compatible With 'Etch-a-sketch' Nanoelectronic Platform

  • November 12, 2010
    Tests Show Bright Future for Gadonanotubes in Stem Cell Tracking

  • November 12, 2010
    Sleep Makes Your Memories Stronger

  • November 11, 2010
    Tropical Forest Diversity Increased During Ancient Global Warming Event

  • November 11, 2010
    This Faster-growing E. Coli Strain's a Good Thing

  • November 11, 2010
    Scientists Demystify an Enzyme Responsible for Drug and Food Metabolism

  • November 11, 2010
    Graphene's Strength Lies in Its Defects

  • November 11, 2010
    Gene Discovery Suggests Way to Engineer Fast-growing Plants

  • November 10, 2010
    Research Provides New Leads in the Case Against Drug-resistant Biofilms

  • November 9, 2010
    Rural Library Outreach a New Initiative in 'Free-choice Learning' Movement

  • November 9, 2010
    Parents Should Talk About Math Early and Often With Their Children

  • November 9, 2010
    New Timeline for Appearances of Skeletal Animals in Fossil Record Developed by UCSB Researchers

  • November 8, 2010
    Scientists Discover How the Songbird's Brain Controls Timing During Singing

  • November 8, 2010
    Nanogenerators Grow Strong Enough to Power Small Conventional Electronics

  • November 8, 2010
    Iron Stimulates Blooms of Toxin-producing Algae in Open Ocean, Study Finds

  • November 7, 2010
    Threshold Sea Surface Temperature for Hurricanes and Tropical Thunderstorms Is Rising

  • November 5, 2010
    Marshes Show Adverse Effects of Oil Spill

  • November 5, 2010
    Johns Hopkins Researchers Reshape Basic Understanding of Cell Division

  • November 5, 2010
    'Prima Donna' Protein Doesn't Work Well in Pairs

  • November 4, 2010
    Obesity Rate Will Reach at Least 42 Percent, Say Models of Social Contagion

  • November 4, 2010
    NYU Researchers Find Corn Starch Solution Can Help Shape Solid Materials

  • November 4, 2010
    Neutron Stars May Be Too Weak to Power Some Gamma-ray Bursts

  • November 4, 2010
    Missouri Botanical Garden Researchers Discover Eight New Species in Boliva National Parks

  • November 4, 2010
    Iowa State, Ames Laboratory Scientists Advance the Understanding of the Big Getting Bigger

  • November 3, 2010
    Volcanoes Have Shifted Asian Rainfall

  • November 3, 2010
    Moving Holograms: From Science Fiction to Reality

  • November 3, 2010
    Chromosome Imbalances Lead to Predictable Plant Defects

  • November 3, 2010
    Cell Membranes Behave Like Cornstarch and Water

  • November 2, 2010
    Unique Duality: Princeton-led Team Discovers 'Exotic' Superconductor with Metallic Surface

  • November 2, 2010
    U of M Researcher Finds Public Support for HPV Vaccine Wanes When Linked to Controversy

  • November 2, 2010
    Hostile Environments Encourage Political Action in Immigrant Communities

  • November 1, 2010
    Rutgers, Chilean Astrophysicists Discover New Galaxy Clusters Revealed by Cosmic 'Shadows'

  • November 1, 2010
    Researchers Developing Real-Time Electronic Monitoring For Coastal Waters

  • November 1, 2010
    Physics Experiment Finds Violation of Matter/Antimatter Symmetry

  • November 1, 2010
    Grasses Have Potential as Alternate Ethanol Crop, Illinois Study Finds

  • October 29, 2010
    Study: Race Plays a Minor Role in Forging Facebook Friendships

  • October 29, 2010
    Scripps Research Team 'Watches' Formation of Cells' Protein Factories for First Time

  • October 29, 2010
    Dracula Orchids and Goblin Spiders

  • October 29, 2010
    Advance Could Change Modern Electronics

  • October 28, 2010
    Fingers Detect Typos Even When Conscious Brain Doesn't

  • October 27, 2010
    Researchers Find a 'Liberal Gene'

  • October 27, 2010
    New Methods Detect Subtleties in Human Genomes' Repetitive Landscapes

  • October 27, 2010
    New Evidence Supports 'Snowball Earth' as Trigger for Early Animal Evolution

  • October 27, 2010
    Low Elevations Hold Climate Surprises

  • October 27, 2010
    Getting the Big Picture Quickly

  • October 27, 2010
    Educational Researchers Target Earth and Space Sciences

  • October 27, 2010
    Astronomers Discover Most Massive Neutron Star Yet Known

  • October 26, 2010
    Researchers Find a Stable Way to Store the Sun's Heat

  • October 25, 2010
    Study Describes a Tabletop Source of Bright, Coherent X-rays

  • October 25, 2010
    Researchers Find Haiti Quake Caused By Unknown Fault

  • October 25, 2010
    Quakes Don't Completely Shake China's Environmental Gains, Thanks to Conservation Programs

  • October 25, 2010
    New Trove of Fossils Suggests Global Distribution of Tropical Forest Ecosystems in the Eocene

  • October 24, 2010
    Neurons Work Like a Chain of Dominos to Control Action Sequences

  • October 22, 2010
    Algeo Tracks Evidence of 'The Great Dying'

  • October 21, 2010
    Sometimes Smaller Is Better

  • October 21, 2010
    Poor Start in Life Need not Spell Doom in Adulthood

  • October 21, 2010
    Pitt Researchers: Plant-based Plastics not Necessarily Greener Than Oil-based Relatives

  • October 21, 2010
    Nightshades' Mating Habits Strike Uneasy Evolutionary Balance

  • October 21, 2010
    Iowa State, Ames Lab Chemists Discover Proton Mechanism Used by Flu Virus to Infect Cells

  • October 21, 2010
    Coccolithophore Blooms in the Southwest Atlantic

  • October 21, 2010
    Carnegie Mellon Researchers Break Speed Barrier in Solving Important Class of Linear Systems

  • October 20, 2010
    New Research Provides Insights Into Space Weather, Could Benefit Satellites, Aircraft

  • October 20, 2010
    Microbes May Consume Far More Oil-spill Waste Than Earlier Thought

  • October 20, 2010
    Coral Algae (Symbiodinium) Discovered in Black Corals at Never-seen-before Depths

  • October 19, 2010
    System Would Help Haiti Build, Modify Earthquake-prone Structures

  • October 19, 2010
    New Nano Techniques Integrate Electron Gas-producing Oxides With Silicon

  • October 19, 2010
    New Nano Techniques Integrate Electron Gas-producing Oxides with Silicon

  • October 19, 2010
    From Bees to Coral Reefs: How Humans Impact Partnerships in the Natural World

  • October 19, 2010
    Drought May Threaten Much of Globe Within Decades

  • October 19, 2010
    Culturally Inspired Mobile Phone Games Help Chinese Children Learn Language Characters

  • October 18, 2010
    Questions Fuel 'Ask A Biologist' Website Success

  • October 18, 2010
    Geophysicists Claim Conventional Understanding of Earth's Deep-water Cycle Needs Revision

  • October 18, 2010
    Climate Change May Alter Natural Climate Cycles of Pacific

  • October 15, 2010
    National Medal of Science Awarded to Stephen Benkovic of Penn State University

  • October 15, 2010
    Image of Mosquito's Heart Wins First Place in Nikon's 'Small World' Photomicrography Competition

  • October 15, 2010
    Humidity Makes Gecko Feet Stickier

  • October 14, 2010
    Yale Scientist Helps Pinpoint Threats to Life in World's Rivers

  • October 14, 2010
    I Want to See What You See: Babies Treat 'Social Robots' as Sentient Beings

  • October 13, 2010
    UC-Riverside Physicists Pave the Way for Graphene-based Spin Computer

  • October 13, 2010
    Triple-mode Transistors Show Potential

  • October 13, 2010
    New Discoveries in North America's Great Plains Bring Ammonites to Life

  • October 13, 2010
    JILA Unveils Improved 'Molecular Fingerprinting' for Trace Gas Detection

  • October 13, 2010
    Grad Students Help Kids Expand Perception of Scientists

  • October 13, 2010
    Ghosts of the Future

  • October 13, 2010
    Breaking Curveball Too Good to Be True

  • October 12, 2010
    Study of Planarian Hormones May Aid in Understanding Parasitic Flatworms

  • October 12, 2010
    Semiconductor Research Corporation and National Science Foundation Further Fuel Nanoelectronics Research

  • October 12, 2010
    Microchip Technology Rapidly Identifies Compounds for Regrowing Nerves in Live Animals

  • October 12, 2010
    Forget the Coppertone: Water Fleas in Mountain Ponds Can Handle UV Rays

  • October 11, 2010
    Too Much Light at Night May Lead to Obesity, Study Finds

  • October 11, 2010
    Population Trends: Another Influence on Climate Change

  • October 11, 2010
    Giant Star Goes Supernova--and Is Smothered by Its Own Dust

  • October 10, 2010
    Tsunami Risk Higher in Los Angeles, Other Major Cities

  • October 10, 2010
    Rutgers Discovery Paves Way for Development of Efficient, Inexpensive Plastic Solar Cells

  • October 10, 2010
    Researchers Develop Oral Delivery System to Treat Inflammatory Bowel Diseases

  • October 8, 2010
    Why It's Hard to Crash the Electric Grid

  • October 8, 2010
    Taking a Fresh Look

  • October 7, 2010
    Single-crystal Films Could Advance Solar Cells

  • October 7, 2010
    Novel Protein Critical for Cellular Proliferation Discovered

  • October 7, 2010
    New Report Reveals Current Strengths, Shortcomings of Engineering Students' Academic Pathways

  • October 7, 2010
    Brown University Chemists Simplify Biodiesel Conversion

  • October 6, 2010
    Scientists Give Extinct Passenger Pigeon a Place on the Family Tree

  • October 6, 2010
    New Fossil Suggests Dinosaurs Not so Fierce After All

  • October 6, 2010
    Long-extinct Passenger Pigeon Finds a Place in the Family Tree

  • October 6, 2010
    GUMC Researchers Find the Blind Use Visual Brain Area to Improve Other Senses

  • October 6, 2010
    Greatest Warming is in the North, but Biggest Impact on Life is in the Tropics

  • October 6, 2010
    Family Ties Bind Desert Lizards in Social Groups

  • October 6, 2010
    Coral Records Show Ocean Thermocline Rise With Global Warming

  • October 6, 2010
    BLADE Software Eliminates 'Drive-by Downloads' From Malicious Websites

  • October 5, 2010
    UW-built Device Reveals Invisible World Teeming With Microscopic Algae

  • October 5, 2010
    UNH Researcher Helps Identify Key Reproductive Hormone in Oldest Vertebrate

  • October 5, 2010
    The World is Full of Darkness, Reflected in the Physiology of the Human Retina, Penn Researchers Say

  • October 5, 2010
    New Type of Liquid Crystal Promises to Improve Performance of Digital Displays

  • October 5, 2010
    New Graphene Fabrication Method Uses Silicon Carbide Templates to Create Desired Growth

  • October 5, 2010
    New Fossil Suggests Dinosaurs Not so Fierce After All

  • October 5, 2010
    Microfluidic Devices Advance 3-D Tissue Engineering at Stevens

  • October 5, 2010
    Evolutionary Tinkering Produced Complex Proteins With Diverse Functions

  • October 5, 2010
    Early Lung Cancer Detection

  • October 4, 2010
    Doppler Radars Help Increase Monsoon Rainfall Prediction Accuracy

  • October 4, 2010
    Breakthrough E-display Means Electronics With High Speed, High Readability and Low Power Usage

  • October 4, 2010
    Breakthrough Allows Multifunctional Smart Sensors and High-powered Devices on a Computer Chip

  • October 4, 2010
    'Living Voters Guide' Invites Washington Voters to Hash Out Ballot Initiatives

  • October 1, 2010
    Climate Change Forcing a 'Move it or Lose it' Approach to Species Conservation?

  • September 30, 2010
    One-dimensional Window on Superconductivity, Magnetism

  • September 30, 2010
    New Study Finds Groups Demonstrate Distinctive 'Collective Intelligence' When Facing Difficult Tasks

  • September 30, 2010
    Fossilized Giant Penguin Reveals Unusual Colors, Sheds Light on Bird Evolution

  • September 30, 2010
    Fossilized Giant Penguin Feathers Reveal Color, Feather Structure of Ancient Birds

  • September 30, 2010
    Dinosaurs Significantly Taller Than Previously Thought, MU Researcher Finds

  • September 30, 2010
    Catalyst Sandwich

  • September 29, 2010
    Slicing Proteins with Occam's Razor

  • September 29, 2010
    Researchers Find First Genetic Evidence for Loss of Teeth in the Common Ancestor of Baleen Whales

  • September 29, 2010
    Purifying Proteins: Rensselaer Researchers Use NMR to Improve Drug Development

  • September 29, 2010
    Physicists Break Color Barrier for Sending, Receiving Photons

  • September 29, 2010
    Newly Discovered Planet May be First Truly Habitable Exoplanet

  • September 29, 2010
    Genome Inversion Gives Plant a New Lifestyle

  • September 28, 2010
    Model Aims to Reduce Disaster Toll on City's Social, Economic Fabric

  • September 28, 2010
    Less Than Half of Essential Workers Willing to Report to Work During a Serious Pandemic

  • September 28, 2010
    Individual Mutations Are Very Slow to Promote Tumor Growth

  • September 28, 2010
    'Firefly' Stem Cells May Repair Damaged Hearts

  • September 27, 2010
    Tile Drainage Directly Related to Nitrate Loss

  • September 27, 2010
    Semiconductor Could Turn Heat Into Computing Power

  • September 27, 2010
    Semiconductor Could Turn Heat Into Computing Power

  • September 27, 2010
    Let Your Fingers Do the Driving

  • September 27, 2010
    Insecticides From Genetically Modified Corn Present in Adjacent Streams

  • September 27, 2010
    A Shot to the Heart: Nanoneedle Delivers Quantum Dots to Cell Nucleus

  • September 26, 2010
    Researchers Convert Quantum Signals to Telecom Wavelengths, Increase Memory Times

  • September 23, 2010
    Taking a New Look at Old Digs: Trampling Animals May Alter Stone Age Sites

  • September 23, 2010
    Robotic Arm's Big Flaw: Patients Say It's 'Too Easy'

  • September 23, 2010
    Researchers Generate Compelling Computational Results On TACC's Longhorn Visualization Cluster

  • September 23, 2010
    Researchers Discover Less Expensive Low-temperature Catalyst for Hydrogen Purification

  • September 23, 2010
    Nonstick Coating of a Protein Found in Semen Reduces HIV Infection

  • September 23, 2010
    NIH, NSF & EDA Partner to Recognize Six Projects in Competition to Reward American Innovation

  • September 23, 2010
    More Predators Doesn't Equal More Danger for Urban Bird Nest

  • September 23, 2010
    High Pressure Experiments Reproduce Mineral Structures 1,800 Miles Deep

  • September 23, 2010
    Genetic Clues to Evolution of Jaws in Vertebrates Unearthed by CU-led Team

  • September 23, 2010
    Caltech Researchers Design a New Nanomesh Material

  • September 22, 2010
    Video Simulations of Real Earthquakes Made Available to Worldwide Network

  • September 22, 2010
    Amazing Horned Dinosaurs Unearthed on 'Lost Continent'

  • September 21, 2010
    The Achilles' Heel of Tendons

  • September 21, 2010
    Psychologist Shows Why We 'Choke' Under Pressure--and How to Avoid It

  • September 21, 2010
    New Research Improves Ability to Detect Malware in Cloud-computing Systems

  • September 21, 2010
    New Research Improves Ability To Detect Malware in Cloud-Computing Systems

  • September 21, 2010
    New MSU Research Sheds Light on How We Become Altruistic

  • September 21, 2010
    Mixed-use Neighborhoods Reduce Some Violent Crimes, Study Says

  • September 21, 2010
    Grasping the Tree of Life: There is an App for That, Too

  • September 20, 2010
    USC Lab Releases Smartphone App That Measures Particulate Air Pollution

  • September 20, 2010
    Purdue Researcher Cracks Open Secret of Oysters' Ability to Stick Together

  • September 20, 2010
    New App for Genes on Earth is Tool for Scientists and Entertaining for All

  • September 20, 2010
    NASA Study Shows Desert Dust Cuts Colorado River Flow

  • September 20, 2010
    Nanocatalyst Is a Gas

  • September 20, 2010
    For Neurons to Work as a Team, It Helps to Have a Beat

  • September 17, 2010
    Study Finds Possible 'Persistence' Switch for Tuberculosis

  • September 17, 2010
    Analysis of the Chocolate Genome Could Lead to Improved Crops and Products

  • September 16, 2010
    UCSB, Texas A&M Scientists Document Fate of Deep Hydrocarbon Plumes in Gulf Oil Spill

  • September 16, 2010
    UCI Scientists Decode Genomes of Sexually Precocious Fruit Flies

  • September 16, 2010
    Scientific Understanding of T. Rex Revised by a Decade of New Research and Discovery

  • September 16, 2010
    3-D Computer Simulations Help Envision Supernovae Explosions

  • September 16, 2010
    'Archeologists of the Air' Isolate Pristine Aerosol Particles in the Amazon

  • September 15, 2010
    Glaciers Help High-latitude Mountains Grow Taller

  • September 15, 2010
    Glaciers Boost Mountain Growth in Andes

  • September 15, 2010
    Electron Switch Between Molecules Points Way to New High-powered Organic Batteries

  • September 14, 2010
    Putting a Spin on Light and Atoms

  • September 14, 2010
    Adapting to Darkness: How Behavioral and Genetic Changes Helped Cavefish Survive Extreme Environment

  • September 13, 2010
    Would a Molecular Horse Trot, Pace or Glide Across a Surface?

  • September 13, 2010
    MIT Researchers Develop a Way to Funnel Solar Energy

  • September 13, 2010
    Male Maturity Shaped by Early Nutrition

  • September 12, 2010
    New Artificial Skin Could Make Prosthetic Limbs and Robots More Sensitive

  • September 12, 2010
    Engineers Make Artificial Skin Out of Nanowires

  • September 10, 2010
    Carnegie Mellon Researchers Develop Method to Help Computer Vision Systems Decipher Outdoor Scenes

  • September 9, 2010
    OU Study on Genetics in Fruit Flies Leads to New Method for Understanding Brain Function

  • September 8, 2010
    Study Identifies Critical 'Traffic Engineer' of the Nervous System

  • September 8, 2010
    Study Adds New Clue to How Last Ice Age Ended

  • September 8, 2010
    Forcing Mismatched Elements Together Could Yield Better Solar Cells

  • September 8, 2010
    Education More Important Than Knowledge in Stopping Spread of HIV in Africa

  • September 8, 2010
    Brown-led Research Divines Structure for Class of Proteins

  • September 7, 2010
    The Brain Speaks

  • September 6, 2010
    Caltech Scientists Create New Process to 'Program' Cancer Cell Death

  • September 5, 2010
    Fears of a Decline in Bee Pollination Confirmed

  • September 5, 2010
    'Slow Light' on a Chip Holds Promise for Optical Communications

  • September 3, 2010
    Research Shows Continued Decline of Oregon's Largest Glacier

  • September 3, 2010
    Magnetism's Subatomic Roots

  • September 2, 2010
    UCLA Chemists, Engineers Achieve World Record With High-speed Graphene Transistors

  • September 2, 2010
    Melding Wi-Fi With Digital TV 'White Space'

  • September 2, 2010
    Edible Nanostructures

  • September 2, 2010
    Death of the 'Doughnut'

  • September 1, 2010
    Study Finds Commercial Organic Farms Have Better Fruit and Soil, Lower Environmental Impact

  • September 1, 2010
    Researchers Create New Class of Piezoelectric Logic Devices Using Zinc Oxide Nanowires

  • September 1, 2010
    New Research Finds Evidence of Charitable Behavior in Bacteria

  • September 1, 2010
    Mimicking Fish and Tailoring Radar to Warn of Bridge Peril

  • September 1, 2010
    Economic Theory Suggests Symbiosis is Driven by Simple Self-interest, Not Rewards or Punishment

  • September 1, 2010
    Capacity for Exercise Can Be Inherited, UC-Riverside Biologists Find

  • September 1, 2010
    Caltech Mineral Physicists Find New Scenery at Earth's Core-mantle Boundary

  • August 31, 2010
    Study: The Bright Red of Cardinals Means Less in Urban Areas

  • August 31, 2010
    Silicon Oxide Circuits Break Barrier

  • August 31, 2010
    New Pump Created for Microneedle Drug-delivery Patch

  • August 31, 2010
    Listen Up! U-M Experiment Records Ultrafast Chemical Reaction With Vibrational Echoes

  • August 31, 2010
    First Clear Evidence of Feasting in Early Humans

  • August 30, 2010
    Workers Rate Safety Most Important Workplace Issue in New Labor Day Study

  • August 30, 2010
    Strange Predatory Dinosaur From Europe's Late Cretaceous Discovered

  • August 29, 2010
    Location Determines Social Network Influence, CCNY-led Team Finds

  • August 27, 2010
    Major Moral Decisions Use General-purpose Brain Circuits to Manage Uncertainty

  • August 26, 2010
    Prediction of Intrinsic Magnetism at Silicon Surfaces Could Lead to Single-spin Magnetoelectronics

  • August 26, 2010
    New View of Tectonic Plates

  • August 26, 2010
    Distant Star's Sound Waves Reveal Cycle Similar to the Sun's

  • August 25, 2010
    Sunlight Exposes Divorcees When Asteroids Split Up

  • August 25, 2010
    Scientists Say Natural Selection Alone Can Explain Eusociality

  • August 25, 2010
    Rutgers Researchers Find a 'Great Fizz' of Carbon Dioxide at the End of the Last Ice Age

  • August 25, 2010
    Plant Scientists Move Closer to Making Any Crop Drought-tolerant

  • August 25, 2010
    North American Continent is a Layer Cake, Scientists Discover

  • August 25, 2010
    Microneedle, Quantum Dot Study Opens Door to New Clinical Cancer Tools

  • August 25, 2010
    Evolution Writ Small

  • August 24, 2010
    Study Shows Carnivore Species Shrank During Global Warming Event

  • August 24, 2010
    See Amazing New Sun Images From NJIT's Big Bear Solar Observatory

  • August 24, 2010
    Secrets of the Gecko Foot Help Robot Climb

  • August 24, 2010
    New Study Shows How Tortoises, Alligators Thrived in High Arctic Some 50 Million Years Ago

  • August 24, 2010
    'Spintronics' Breakthrough Holds Promise for Next-generation Computers

  • August 23, 2010
    What the Locals Ate 10,000 Years Ago

  • August 23, 2010
    Sensor Important to Understanding Root, Seedling Development

  • August 23, 2010
    Researchers Gain Focus on a Bug With Bifocals

  • August 23, 2010
    Princeton Builds Research Ties With Historically Black Universities

  • August 23, 2010
    Plants Give Up Some Deep Secrets of Drought Resistance

  • August 23, 2010
    Math From the Heart: Simulating Stent Design and Coating

  • August 22, 2010
    Ancient Microbes Responsible for Breathing Life Into Ocean 'Deserts'

  • August 20, 2010
    Researchers Advance Understanding of Enzyme That Regulates DNA

  • August 20, 2010
    Big Quakes More Frequent Than Thought on San Andreas Fault

  • August 19, 2010
    WHOI Scientists Map and Confirm Origin of Large, Underwater Hydrocarbon Plume in Gulf

  • August 19, 2010
    Slowing Urban Sprawl, Adding Forests Curb Floods and Help Rivers

  • August 19, 2010
    Sea Education Association Finds Widespread Floating Plastic Debris in the Western North Atlantic Ocean

  • August 19, 2010
    Rice Sociologist Finds Male Scientists Regret Parenthood Decisions More Than Female Counterparts

  • August 19, 2010
    Ho-hum to High Performance: Researchers 'Stretch' a Lackluster Material Into a Possible Electronics Revolution

  • August 18, 2010
    Not One, but Two Great Earthquakes Caused 2009 Samoa-Tonga Tsunami Disaster

  • August 18, 2010
    New Computer Model Advances Climate Change Research

  • August 18, 2010
    Ancient 'Terror Bird' Used Powerful Beak to Jab Like an Agile Boxer

  • August 18, 2010
    A Seismic Triple Whammy

  • August 17, 2010
    Possible Discovery of Earliest Animal Life Pushes Back Fossil Record

  • August 17, 2010
    Passing in the Night: Examining Work Schedules, Gender and Marital Quality

  • August 17, 2010
    Evolution May Have Pushed Humans Toward Greater Risk for Type 1 Diabetes, Stanford Study Shows

  • August 17, 2010
    Brain Gene Expression Changes When Honey Bees Go the Distance

  • August 16, 2010
    Survey Shows Many are Still Clueless on How to Save Energy

  • August 16, 2010
    Resolving the Paradox of the Antarctic Sea Ice

  • August 16, 2010
    Drugs Encased in Nanoparticles Travel to Tumors on the Surface of Immune-system Cells

  • August 13, 2010
    The Nano World of Shrinky Dinks

  • August 13, 2010
    Cow Vaccines Go Vroom

  • August 12, 2010
    Wireless Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems in Cars May Compromise Privacy, Pose Security Threat

  • August 12, 2010
    Surf Your Way to a Deep Ocean Research Expedition

  • August 12, 2010
    Extended Solar Minimum Linked to Changes in Sun's Conveyor Belt

  • August 12, 2010
    Einstein@Home 'Citizen Scientists' Discover a New Pulsar in Arecibo Telescope Data

  • August 11, 2010
    Dark-matter Search Plunges Physicists to New Depths

  • August 10, 2010
    New Paper Offers Breakthrough on Blinking Molecules Phenomenon

  • August 10, 2010
    Innovation Could Bring Super-accurate Sensors, Crime Forensics

  • August 10, 2010
    Dogs' Physical Traits Controlled by Small Number of Genetic Regions, Stanford Researcher Finds

  • August 10, 2010
    Distracted Drivers Benefit From In-car Driving Coach

  • August 10, 2010
    Distinguishing 'Senior Moments' From Alzheimer's

  • August 9, 2010
    Study Shows that Hitchhiking Bacteria Can Go Against the Flow

  • August 9, 2010
    Study of Electron Orbits in Multilayer Graphene Finds Unexpected Energy Gaps

  • August 9, 2010
    Researchers Successfully Test New Alternative to Traditional Semiconductors

  • August 9, 2010
    Popping Cells Surprise Living Circuits Creators

  • August 9, 2010
    Forest Fires Help Power the Nitrogen Cycle

  • August 6, 2010
    Researchers Find Clues to Gut Immunity Evolution, Reveal Similarities Between Fish/Humans

  • August 6, 2010
    MIT Physicists Use Offshoot of String Theory to Describe Puzzling Behavior of Superconductors

  • August 6, 2010
    Greenland Glacier Calves Island Four Times the Size of Manhattan

  • August 5, 2010
    UT Professor Uncovers Clues into How Viruses Jump from Hosts

  • August 5, 2010
    Robot Climbs Walls

  • August 5, 2010
    Indonesian Ice Field May be Gone in a Few Years, Core May Contain Secrets of Pacific El Niño Events

  • August 5, 2010
    Frogs Evolution Tracks Rise of Himalayas and Rearrangement of Southeast Asia

  • August 5, 2010
    BU Scientists Release Alarming Data on Regional Bat Populations

  • August 5, 2010
    Bats Facing Regional Extinction From Rapidly Spreading Disease

  • August 5, 2010
    Apathetic Aphids With Attitude Become Easier Prey for Ladybugs

  • August 4, 2010
    Quantum Networks Advance With Entanglement of Photons, Solid-state Qubits

  • August 4, 2010
    NSF Funds Innovative Approach to Biomimetic Nanofiber Bone Regeneration

  • August 4, 2010
    New Findings Promising for 'Transformation Optics,' Cloaking

  • August 4, 2010
    Mammal-like Crocodile Fossil Found in East Africa, Scientists Report

  • August 4, 2010
    Improving Armor, Helmets and Diagnosis

  • August 4, 2010
    First Nearshore Survey of Antarctic Krill Reveals High-density, Stable Population in Shallow Waters

  • August 4, 2010
    Computer Games Offer Potential Path to a Cure

  • August 4, 2010
    Caltech Biologists Discover MicroRNAs That Control Function of Blood Stem Cells

  • August 4, 2010
    Ancient Hawaiian Glaciers Reveal Clues to Global Climate Impacts

  • August 4, 2010
    A Breakthrough in Adaptive Optics

  • August 3, 2010
    Texas A&M Spring Graduate Contributes to Mental Retardation Research Published in Nature

  • August 3, 2010
    Study Finds Permafrost Warming, Monitoring Improving

  • August 3, 2010
    Carnivorous Mice Spread Deadly Plague in Prairie Dog Towns, Stanford Study Finds

  • August 2, 2010
    What the Doctor Prescribes: Customized Medical-image Databases

  • August 2, 2010
    Uncovering Life's Beginnings

  • August 2, 2010
    UH Salt Marsh Expert Studies Damage to Gulf Coast

  • August 2, 2010
    People Reject Popular Opinions if They Already Hold Opposing Views, Study Finds

  • August 2, 2010
    OSU Scientists Simulate Wave Conditions to Determine Value of Wetland Vegetation

  • August 2, 2010
    MIT Researchers Show Silicon Can Be Made to Melt in Reverse

  • August 2, 2010
    Ice-free Ocean May Not Absorb CO2, a Component in Global Warming

  • August 2, 2010
    Ice-core Drilling Effort Involving CU-Boulder to Help Assess Abrupt Climate Change Risks

  • August 2, 2010
    Eruptive Characteristics of Oregon's Mount Hood Analyzed

  • August 2, 2010
    15,000 Beams of Light

  • August 1, 2010
    Mechanical Regulation of Cell Substrates Effects Stem Cell Development, Adhesion

  • July 29, 2010
    University of Nevada, Reno Tests Cutting-edge Technology for Underwater Mapping at Tahoe Basin

  • July 29, 2010
    Study Finds Diet and Alcohol Alter Epigenetics of Breast Cancer

  • July 29, 2010
    Small Increases in Vaccine Cost Can Cause Large Gaps in Protection

  • July 29, 2010
    Behind the Secrets of Silk Lie High-tech Opportunities

  • July 29, 2010
    'White Graphene' to the Rescue

  • July 28, 2010
    Quantum Fractals at the Border of Magnetism

  • July 28, 2010
    Polymer Passage Takes Time

  • July 28, 2010
    People Confront Prejudice Only When They Believe Others' Personalities Can Change

  • July 28, 2010
    Nanomaterials Poised for Big Impact in Construction

  • July 28, 2010
    Most Panda Habitat is Outside Nature Reserves According to Joint MSU-Chinese Research

  • July 28, 2010
    Hormonal Birth Control Alters Scent Communication in Primates

  • July 28, 2010
    Geoscientists and Engineers Help Haiti Prepare for the Next Big Earthquake

  • July 28, 2010
    Brown Dwarf Found Orbiting a Young Sun-like Star

  • July 28, 2010
    Best Hope for Saving Arctic Sea Ice is Cutting Soot Emissions, Says Stanford Researcher

  • July 28, 2010
    Ancient DNA Identifies Donkey Ancestors, People Who Domesticated Them

  • July 27, 2010
    Study Finds Black Carbon Implicated in Global Warming

  • July 27, 2010
    Multifunctional Nanoparticle Enables New Type of Biological Imaging

  • July 27, 2010
    In the 'Neck' of Time: Scientists Unravel Another Key Evolutionary Trait

  • July 27, 2010
    Humble Protein, Nanoparticles Tag-team to Kill Cancer Cells

  • July 26, 2010
    Shade-coffee Farms Support Native Bees That Maintain Genetic Diversity in Tropical Forests

  • July 26, 2010
    Rutgers Study Finds Male Modesty a Turn Off for Women (and Men)

  • July 26, 2010
    Negative Stereotypes Shown to Affect Learning, Not Just Performance

  • July 26, 2010
    Fermilab Experiments Narrow Allowed Mass Range For Higgs Boson

  • July 26, 2010
    Converging Weather Patterns Caused Last Winter's Huge Snows

  • July 23, 2010
    Now You See It, Now You Don't

  • July 23, 2010
    Gut Movements in Caterpillars Inspire Soft-body Robot Design

  • July 23, 2010
    Getting Young Scientists into the Science Teacher Pipeline

  • July 22, 2010
    Unique Means of Animal Locomotion Reported for First Time

  • July 22, 2010
    Stanford Releases Open-source Camera Software

  • July 22, 2010
    Scientists Discover How Deadly Fungal Microbes Enter Host Cells

  • July 22, 2010
    Data Mining Made Faster

  • July 21, 2010
    Some Like it Hot: How to Heat a 'Nano Bathtub' the JILA Way

  • July 21, 2010
    Research Links Recreational Pool Disinfectants to Health Problems

  • July 21, 2010
    Radio Astronomers Develop New Technique for Studying Dark Energy

  • July 21, 2010
    Penn Collaboration Leads to Simpler Method for Building Varieties of Nanocrystal Superlattices

  • July 21, 2010
    Nanotech Coatings Produce 20 Times More Electricity From Sewage

  • July 21, 2010
    Mountain Marmots Made Bigger by Climate Change, Says New Study

  • July 21, 2010
    Children Gain From Cross-Platform Learning

  • July 20, 2010
    Schools Safer, Discipline Worse

  • July 20, 2010
    Replacing Hydrogen in Fluorescent Dyes Improves Detection Ability, Stability and Shelf Life

  • July 20, 2010
    Rapid Growth in Adolescence Leads to Fewer Offspring, UC-Riverside Biologists Find

  • July 20, 2010
    MSU Sea Lamprey Research Sheds Light on How Stress Hormones Evolved

  • July 20, 2010
    Combined Technologies Offer Promise for Detecting Colon Cancer in Women

  • July 20, 2010
    By 'Putting a Ring on It,' Microparticles Can Be Captured

  • July 19, 2010
    Frog Killer Caught in the Act

  • July 19, 2010
    Foreign Accents Make Speakers Seem Less Truthful to Listeners

  • July 19, 2010
    DNA Barcoding Reveals Five Undiscovered Frog Species Among 30 Wiped Out by Fungal Epidemic in Panama

  • July 19, 2010
    Advance Made Toward Communication, Computing at 'Terahertz' Speeds

  • July 16, 2010
    Scientists Identify Nature's Insect Repellents

  • July 16, 2010
    Astronomers Discover an Unusual Cosmic Lens

  • July 15, 2010
    WPI Research Shows How Cranberry Juice Fights Bacteria at the Molecular Level

  • July 15, 2010
    Tiny Marine Microbes Exert Influence on Global Climate

  • July 15, 2010
    Stanford Scientists Develop New Way to Grow Adult Stem Cells in Culture

  • July 15, 2010
    Nanotubes Pass Acid Test

  • July 14, 2010
    Princeton Scientists Find Unusual Electrons That Go With the Flow

  • July 14, 2010
    Key Advance in Understanding 'Pseudogap' Phase in High-Tc Superconductors

  • July 14, 2010
    Fossil Find Puts a Face on Early Primates

  • July 14, 2010
    Footloose Glaciers Crack Up

  • July 14, 2010
    Correcting a Trick of the Light Brings Molecules Into View

  • July 14, 2010
    'Broken Symmetry' Discovery in High-temperature Superconductors Opens New Research Path

  • July 13, 2010
    Sea Levels Rising in Parts of Indian Ocean, According to New Study

  • July 12, 2010
    New Research Can Spot Cloud Computing Problems Before They Start

  • July 12, 2010
    MIT Researchers Create Fibers That Can Detect and Produce Sound

  • July 12, 2010
    Making the Invisible Visible: Verbal--not Visual--Cues Enhance Visual Detection, Says Penn Researcher

  • July 12, 2010
    For Speediest Athletes, It's All in the Center of Gravity

  • July 12, 2010
    Engineering Could Give Reconstructive Surgery a Facelift

  • July 12, 2010
    A New Spin on Drug Delivery

  • July 9, 2010
    The North Pacific, a Global Backup Generator for Past Climate Change

  • July 9, 2010
    Scientists Describe Two New Species of Fish From Area Engulfed by Oil Spill

  • July 8, 2010
    Heat Waves Could be Commonplace in the U.S. by 2039, Stanford Study Finds

  • July 8, 2010
    Geoscientists Find Clues to Why First Sumatran Earthquake Was Deadlier Than Second

  • July 8, 2010
    Electronic Health Records Prime Clinicians to Provide Progressive Care to Older Adults

  • July 8, 2010
    Alternative Evolution: Why Change Your Own Genes When You Can Borrow Someone Else's?

  • July 7, 2010
    Pinpoint Precision: Delivering a Biochemical Payload to One Cell

  • July 7, 2010
    Fouls Go Left: Soccer Referees May Be Biased Based on Play's Direction of Motion

  • July 7, 2010
    First Research Trip Across Western Amazon Yields Surprising Results

  • July 6, 2010
    With Magnetic Nanoparticles, Scientists Remotely Control Neurons and Animal Behavior

  • July 6, 2010
    Scientists Design New Delivery Device for Gene Therapy

  • July 6, 2010
    Rice Program Takes on Protein Puzzle

  • July 6, 2010
    New Biofuels Processing Method for Mobile Facilities

  • July 6, 2010
    Joseph Stalin's Rise to Power: Facts More Intriguing Than Fiction

  • July 6, 2010
    JILA Team Finds New Parallel Between Cold Gases and 'Hot' Superconductors

  • July 6, 2010
    A New Balance for the Global Carbon Balance

  • July 2, 2010
    WSU Researchers Use Super-high Pressures to Create Super Battery

  • July 2, 2010
    Sustainability: Will We Recognize It When We See It?

  • July 1, 2010
    Transformation Optics Make a U-turn for the Better

  • July 1, 2010
    Tibetan Adaptation to High Altitude Occurred in Less Than 3,000 Years

  • July 1, 2010
    Thermal-powered, Insect-like Robot Crawls into Microrobot Contenders' Ring

  • July 1, 2010
    Histone H1 Regulates Gene Activity Throughout the Cell Cycle

  • July 1, 2010
    Dogs May Help Collar Chagas Disease

  • June 30, 2010
    UM Scientists Advance Quantum Computing and Energy Conversion Tech

  • June 30, 2010
    Scientists Find Direct Line From Development to Growth

  • June 30, 2010
    Dartmouth Researchers Contribute to Solving a Quantum Puzzle

  • June 29, 2010
    Scientist Goes Mad for Philanthropy and Teaching

  • June 29, 2010
    Potential Industrial and Agricultural Uses of Echinacea Trump Health Claims

  • June 29, 2010
    Molecules Typically Found in Blue Jean and Ink Dyes May Lead to More Efficient Solar Cells

  • June 29, 2010
    Key Component Identified That Helps Plants Go Green

  • June 29, 2010
    Arctic Climate May be More Sensitive to Warming Than Thought, Says New Study

  • June 28, 2010
    New Study Challenges Long-Held Assumption about Competition in Disturbed Ecosystems

  • June 28, 2010
    Alzheimer's Imaging Study Identifies Changes in Brain's White Matter

  • June 25, 2010
    Biodiversity's Holy Grail is in the Soil

  • June 24, 2010
    Tropical Biodiversity is About the Neighbors

  • June 24, 2010
    Tiny Clays Curb Big Earthquakes

  • June 24, 2010
    Testing the Best-yet Theory of Nature

  • June 24, 2010
    Industry Fishing for Profits, Not Predators

  • June 24, 2010
    Do Bosons Ever Masquerade as Fermions?

  • June 24, 2010
    Climate Change Complicates Plant Diseases of the Future

  • June 24, 2010
    Arctic Freshwater Cycle is Intensifying Consistent With Climate Warming

  • June 23, 2010
    Timely Technology Sees Tiny Transitions

  • June 23, 2010
    Researchers Discover Source of Essential Nutrients for Mid-ocean Algae

  • June 23, 2010
    Enterprise PCs Work While They Sleep--Saving Energy and Money--With New Software

  • June 23, 2010
    Could Clothing Teach Babies With Brain Injury How to Move?

  • June 21, 2010
    Scientists Announce Discovery of 3.6 Million-year-old Relative of 'Lucy'

  • June 21, 2010
    Researchers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Develop New Method for Mass-producing Graphene

  • June 21, 2010
    No Longer Anchored, Antarctic Ice Stream Surges to Sea

  • June 21, 2010
    Gender-bending Fish Problem in Colorado Creek Mitigated by Treatment Plant Upgrade

  • June 21, 2010
    Discovery of Subatomic Particles Could Answer Deep Questions in Geology

  • June 21, 2010
    Chimpanzee Gangs Kill for Land, New Study Shows

  • June 21, 2010
    American Team of Scientists Help Protect Guatemala's Lake Atitlan

  • June 18, 2010
    Using Carbon Nanotubes in Lithium Batteries Can Dramatically Improve Energy Capacity

  • June 17, 2010
    WHOI Scientist Takes Comprehensive Look at Human Impacts on Ocean Chemistry

  • June 17, 2010
    University of Minnesota Researchers Clear Major Hurdle in Road to High-efficiency Solar Cells

  • June 17, 2010
    Physicists Get an Up-close Look at Synthetic Quantum Materials

  • June 17, 2010
    Carbon Dioxide is the Missing Link to Past Global Climate Changes

  • June 16, 2010
    Using Science to Identify True Soccer Stars

  • June 16, 2010
    Researchers Develop Ultra-simple Method for Creating Nanoscale Gold Coatings

  • June 16, 2010
    MIT Astronomer Leads the First Team to Study a Kuiper Belt Object During a Stellar Occultation

  • June 16, 2010
    Flower Power Makes Tropics Cooler, Wetter

  • June 16, 2010
    Dinosaur-chewing Mammals Leave Behind Oldest Known Tooth Marks

  • June 16, 2010
    A 110-foot Concrete Bridge Withstands 8.0 Earthquake Simulation

  • June 15, 2010
    Crayfish Brain May Offer Rare Insight Into Human Decision-making

  • June 14, 2010
    Study Shows Adding UV Light Helps Form 'Missing G' of RNA Building Blocks

  • June 14, 2010
    Reinventing The Wheel--Naturally

  • June 14, 2010
    New Study Documents Use of Hormone Progesterone in Simple Microscopic Aquatic Animals

  • June 14, 2010
    Aircraft Cause Precipitation, Hole-punch Clouds

  • June 11, 2010
    Pala Learning Center Youth Visit Old Point Loma Lighthouse at Cabrillo National Monument Via HPWREN LIVE

  • June 10, 2010
    Zooming in on an Infant Solar System

  • June 10, 2010
    Suspended Animation Protects Against Lethal Hypothermia, Study Shows

  • June 10, 2010
    Stretching Single Molecules Allows Precision Studies of Interacting Electrons

  • June 10, 2010
    Scientists Strive to Replace Silicon With Graphene on Nanocircuitry

  • June 10, 2010
    Large Majority of Americans Still Believe in Global Warming, Stanford Poll Finds

  • June 10, 2010
    Fern's Evolution Gives Arsenic Tolerance That May Clean Toxic Land

  • June 10, 2010
    Changing Chesapeake Bay Acidity Impacting Oyster Shell Growth

  • June 9, 2010
    Solution to Beading-saliva Mystery Has Practical Purposes

  • June 9, 2010
    Discovery in 'Pop' Science Reveals the Elegant, Complex Way Bubbles Burst

  • June 9, 2010
    Crocodile and Hippopotamus Served as 'Brain Food' For Early Human Ancestors

  • June 8, 2010
    Some Like It Hot: Site of Human Evolution was Scorching

  • June 8, 2010
    Arsenic Hyperaccumulating Ferns: How Do They Survive?

  • June 7, 2010
    New Method Manipulates Particles for Sensors, Crime Scene Testing

  • June 7, 2010
    East African Human Ancestors Lived in Hot Environments, Says Caltech-led Team

  • June 7, 2010
    Amount of Dust, Pollen Matters for Precipitation in Clouds, Climate Change, Colorado State University Atmospheric Scientists Reveal

  • June 4, 2010
    Gulf Oil Spill Could Widen, Worsen 'Dead Zone'

  • June 3, 2010
    The Biomechanics of Information

  • June 3, 2010
    Flow in Earth's Mantle Moves Mountains

  • June 3, 2010
    Biosensors Reveal How Single Bacterium Gets the Message to Split Into a Swimming and a Stay-put Cell

  • June 2, 2010
    UCLA Stem Cell Researchers Uncover Previously Unknown Patterns in DNA Methylation

  • June 2, 2010
    Sociological Study Reflects High Financial Malfeasance Rates in Largest U.S. Corporations

  • June 2, 2010
    Physicists Reveal How to Cope With Frustration

  • June 2, 2010
    New Culture Dish Could Advance Human Embryonic Stem Cell Research

  • June 2, 2010
    Arctic Ice at Low Point Compared to Recent Geologic History

  • June 2, 2010
    Age Gap Really Does Matter

  • June 2, 2010
    Nature Cover Study Provides New Standards for Reliable Fisheries

  • June 1, 2010
    Squirrels Show Softer Side by Adopting Orphans, Study Finds

  • June 1, 2010
    New Gecko Species Identified in West African Rain Forests

  • June 1, 2010
    Nanosponge Drug Delivery System More Effective Than Direct Injection

  • May 31, 2010
    Sugary Band-aid May Help Heal Postoperative Tissue

  • May 31, 2010
    Scientists Decipher Structure of Nature's 'Light Switch'

  • May 31, 2010
    Powerful Genome Barcoding System Reveals Large-scale Variation in Human DNA

  • May 28, 2010
    Zeroing In On Quantum Effects

  • May 28, 2010
    UCLA Biologists Report How Whales Have Changed Over 35 Million Years

  • May 28, 2010
    Rutgers Cell Biologist Pinpoints How RNA Viruses Copy Themselves

  • May 28, 2010
    A New Approach to Finding and Removing Defects in Graphene

  • May 27, 2010
    The Star of Africa's Savanna Ecosystems May Be the Lowly Termite

  • May 27, 2010
    The Great Pond Experiment

  • May 27, 2010
    Shape Matters: The Corkscrew Twist of H. Pylori Enables It to 'Set Up Shop' In the Stomach

  • May 27, 2010
    Optical Legos: Building Nanoshell Structures

  • May 27, 2010
    Applied Physicists Create Building Blocks For a New Class of Optical Circuits

  • May 26, 2010
    Two New Frog Species Discovered in Panama's Fungal War Zone

  • May 26, 2010
    Study Sheds Light on How Marine Animals Survive Stress

  • May 26, 2010
    Physicists Help Uncover 'Magic' Nature of Tin

  • May 26, 2010
    Lowly Termite, Not the Lion or Elephant, May Be the Star of Africa's Savanna

  • May 26, 2010
    Genetic Data Added to Archaeology and Linguistics to Get Picture of African Population History

  • May 26, 2010
    Astronomers Discover Clue to Origin of Milky Way Gas Clouds

  • May 26, 2010
    A Dicty Mystery Solved

  • May 25, 2010
    NIST Scientists Gain New 'Core' Understanding of Nanoparticles

  • May 25, 2010
    New Study First to Directly Measure Body Temperatures of Extinct Species

  • May 25, 2010
    Inspired by a Cotton Candy Machine, Engineers Put a New Spin on Creating Tiny Nanofibers

  • May 25, 2010
    20th Century One of Driest in Nine Centuries for Northwest Africa

  • May 24, 2010
    Odds Are One in Three That a Huge Quake Will Hit Northwest in Next 50 Years

  • May 24, 2010
    New Study Shows How Networks Keep Themselves in Synch

  • May 24, 2010
    Caltech-led Team First to Directly Measure Body Temperatures of Extinct Vertebrates

  • May 21, 2010
    Physicists Describe the Melting of Colloidal Crystal Films

  • May 21, 2010
    OU Researchers Capture Impressive Tornadic Data and Images

  • May 21, 2010
    Lehigh Helps Open First-of-its Kind, Space-age Education/Research Facility at Local Middle School

  • May 20, 2010
    Penn-Led Collaboration Mimics Library of Bio-Membranes for Use In Nanomedicine, Drug Delivery

  • May 20, 2010
    How Laptops Can Enhance Learning in College Classrooms

  • May 19, 2010
    Semiconductor Manufacturing Technique Holds Promise for Solar Energy

  • May 19, 2010
    Possible New Class of Supernovae Puts Calcium in Your Bones

  • May 19, 2010
    New Microneedle Antimicrobial Techniques May Foster Medical Tech Innovation

  • May 18, 2010
    Unique Eclipsing Binary Star System Discovered by UCSB Astrophysicists

  • May 18, 2010
    Hammerhead Sharks of All Sizes Evolved from Single Large Ancestor

  • May 18, 2010
    Greenland Rapidly Rising as Ice Melt Continues

  • May 17, 2010
    Software Tool Helps Tap Into the Power of Graphics Processing

  • May 17, 2010
    Prehistoric Fish Extinction Paved the Way For Modern Vertebrates

  • May 17, 2010
    Physicists' Findings About Helium Could Lead to More Accurate Temperature

  • May 17, 2010
    New Research Links Decline of Endangered California Delta Smelt to Nutrient Pollution

  • May 17, 2010
    Kudzu is Major Factor in Surface Ozone Pollution

  • May 17, 2010
    Kids Understand the Relationship Between Humans and Other Animals

  • May 17, 2010
    Fish Facing Reflections Become Feisty But Fearful

  • May 17, 2010
    Extinct Giant Shark Nursery Discovered in Panama

  • May 17, 2010
    Bacterial Growths May Offer Clues About Earth's Distant Past

  • May 17, 2010
    20th-century Warming in Lake Tanganyika is Unprecedented

  • May 16, 2010
    Brown Geologists Show Unprecedented Warming in Lake Tanganyika

  • May 14, 2010
    Baby Corals Dance Their Way Home

  • May 14, 2010
    'Votes' of Sub-cellular Variables Control Cell Fate

  • May 13, 2010
    Using Mathematics to Untangle Facebook, Decode Congress

  • May 13, 2010
    Tissue Engineers Create a New Way to Assemble Artificial Tissues

  • May 13, 2010
    Study Documents Widespread Extinction of Lizard Populations Due to Climate Change

  • May 13, 2010
    Silver Tells a Volatile Story of Earth's Origin

  • May 13, 2010
    Advanced Geographical Models Bring New Perspective to Study of Archaeology

  • May 12, 2010
    University of Pennsylvania Mathematicians Solve 140-year-old Boltzmann Equation

  • May 12, 2010
    Spiders at the Nanoscale: Molecules That Behave Like Robots

  • May 12, 2010
    Size Matters: Eavesdropping on Sexual Signals

  • May 11, 2010
    Folate Helps Repair Damage Linked to Aging and Disease

  • May 10, 2010
    Researchers Offer First Proof That Chemicals From Seaweeds Damage Coral on Contact

  • May 10, 2010
    Quantum Mechanics Reveals New Details of Deep Earth

  • May 10, 2010
    Paper Offers New Insights Into the Genomics of Speciation

  • May 10, 2010
    New Insights Into How Deadly Amphibian Disease Spreads and Kills

  • May 10, 2010
    Hot New Material Can Keep Electronics Cool

  • May 10, 2010
    Animals Talk, Sing and Act Like Humans?

  • May 9, 2010
    Dartmouth Scientists Use Caribbean Islands as Natural Laboratories

  • May 7, 2010
    Stem Cells: In Search of a Master Controller

  • May 6, 2010
    Trapping Giant Rydberg Atoms for Faster Quantum Computers

  • May 6, 2010
    Bald Eagle Diet Shift Enhances Conservation

  • May 6, 2010
    Ancient Leaves Help Researchers Understand Future Climate

  • May 5, 2010
    Stream Water Study Detects Thawing Permafrost

  • May 5, 2010
    New York City Security May Be Underfunded

  • May 5, 2010
    New Study Examines Use of Social Media in the Classroom

  • May 5, 2010
    Epidemic This Year? Check The Lake's Shape

  • May 5, 2010
    Aseismic Slip as a Barrier to Earthquake Propagation

  • May 4, 2010
    Researchers Find Future Temperatures Could Exceed Livable Limits

  • May 4, 2010
    Natural Selection For Moderate Testosterone Surprises Scientists

  • May 4, 2010
    Maya Plumbing, First Pressurized Water Feature Found in New World

  • May 4, 2010
    DNA Barcoding Exposes Fake Ferns in International Plant Trade

  • May 3, 2010
    UC Davis Researchers Discover Odorant Receptor in Fruit Fly That Detects Sex Pheromone of Silkworm Moth

  • May 3, 2010
    U.S. Commerce Department, NIH, NSF Announce "i6 Challenge" to Bring Innovative Ideas to Market

  • May 3, 2010
    Scientists Alter Developing Brain to Resemble That of Another Species

  • May 3, 2010
    Enlisting Volunteers Can Boost Confidence in Scientific Research

  • April 30, 2010
    New Research by UCR Physicists Could Help Develop Gamma Ray Lasers and Produce Fusion Power

  • April 30, 2010
    Global Glaciation Snowballed Into Giant Change in Carbon Cycle

  • April 30, 2010
    Berkeley Scientists Discover Inexpensive Metal Catalyst for Generating Hydrogen From Water

  • April 29, 2010
    Tiny Particles May Help Surgeons by Marking Brain Tumors

  • April 29, 2010
    First Case of Animals Making Their Own Carotene

  • April 28, 2010
    Scientists to Track Twisters in World's Largest Tornado Study

  • April 28, 2010
    New Microscopy Technique Reveals Mechanics of Blood Cell Membranes

  • April 28, 2010
    Nanodots Breakthrough May Lead to 'A Library On One Chip'

  • April 28, 2010
    It's Electrifying

  • April 27, 2010
    Peptides May Hold 'Missing Link' to Life

  • April 27, 2010
    Paper Wasps and Honey Bees Share a Genetic Toolkit

  • April 27, 2010
    New Research Offers Security for Virtualization, Cloud Computing

  • April 27, 2010
    At-risk Children Who Can Self-regulate Behavior Have Higher Test Scores Than Their Peers

  • April 26, 2010
    Research in Antarctica Reveals Non-organic Mechanism for Production of Important Greenhouse Gas

  • April 26, 2010
    Race and Empathy Matter on Neural Level

  • April 26, 2010
    Physicists Capture First Images of Atomic Spin

  • April 26, 2010
    Mobile Devices Serve as Own Mice With Optical Sensing Method From Carnegie Mellon

  • April 26, 2010
    Is It Safe to Breathe Yet?

  • April 26, 2010
    Gene Discovery May Lead to New Varieties of Soybean Plants

  • April 26, 2010
    Cellular Mechanical Forces May Initiate Angiogenesis

  • April 26, 2010
    Brain-like Computing on an Organic Molecular Layer

  • April 25, 2010
    WHOI Scientists Find Ancient Asphalt Domes Off California Coast

  • April 25, 2010
    Scientists Crack Code of Critical Bacterial Defense Mechanism

  • April 25, 2010
    How to Move Protons, Improve Hydrogen Fuel Cell Technology

  • April 22, 2010
    Study Reconstructs Asia's Most Devastating Droughts

  • April 22, 2010
    Crystal Defect Shown to be Key to Making Hollow Nanotubes

  • April 21, 2010
    Topography of Mountains Could Complicate Rates of Global Warming

  • April 21, 2010
    Rattlesnakes Sound Warning on Biodiversity and Habitat Fragmentation

  • April 21, 2010
    Carbon, Nitrogen Link May Provide New Ways to Mitigate Pollution Problems

  • April 21, 2010
    Caltech Researchers Create 'Sound Bullets'

  • April 21, 2010
    Bizarre Matter Could Find Use in Quantum Computers

  • April 20, 2010
    New Solar Concentrator Design

  • April 20, 2010
    Materials Research Advances Reliability Of Faster Smart Sensors

  • April 20, 2010
    Advance Made in Thin-film Solar Cell Technology

  • April 19, 2010
    USF Biologists Link El Niño, Temperature Variability to Amphibian Declines

  • April 19, 2010
    Student Research Team Sequences Genome of Bacterium Discovered in Virginia Tech Garden

  • April 19, 2010
    Lionfish Invasion Continuing to Expand

  • April 19, 2010
    Food vs. Fuel: MSU Scientists Say Growing Grain For Food is More Energy Efficient

  • April 19, 2010
    'Ten Most Wanted' Plants Inspected For Clues to Climate Change

  • April 16, 2010
    Volcanic Ash Research Shows How Plumes End Up in the Jet Stream

  • April 15, 2010
    The New T. Rex: A Leech with an Affinity for Noses

  • April 15, 2010
    Lost Light From the Moon May be Sent Astray by Dusty Reflectors

  • April 15, 2010
    'Missing' Heat May Affect Future Climate Change

  • April 14, 2010
    Structure of Inner-ear Protein is Key to Both Hearing and Inherited Deafness

  • April 14, 2010
    Random, But Not by Chance

  • April 14, 2010
    Classic Maya History is Embedded in Commoners' Homes

  • April 14, 2010
    Cat Brain: A Step Toward the Electronic Equivalent

  • April 13, 2010
    Plant Pathogen Genetically Tailors Attacks to Each Part of Host, Say Stanford Researchers

  • April 13, 2010
    Birds of a Feather Don't Always Respond Together to Infection

  • April 12, 2010
    Ultrasensitive Imaging Method Uses Gold-silver 'Nanocages'

  • April 12, 2010
    Study Shows That Size Affects Structure of Hollow Nanoparticles

  • April 12, 2010
    Sand Fly Barcoding in Panama Reveals Leishmania Strain and Its Potential Control

  • April 12, 2010
    OU Geophysics Group Teams with China on Seismic Projects

  • April 12, 2010
    New Thick-shelled Turtle Species Lived With World's Biggest Snake

  • April 12, 2010
    National Center for Airborne Laser Mapping Comes to Houston

  • April 12, 2010
    Gene Studies Lead to Kissing Cousins

  • April 12, 2010
    Deepest Core Drilled From Antarctic Peninsula; May Contain Glacial Stage Ice

  • April 12, 2010
    Deciphering the Mysteries of an Ancient Seafloor Goliath

  • April 9, 2010
    Deciphering the Mysteries of an Ancient Seafloor Goliath

  • April 9, 2010
    Closing in on a Carbon-based Solar Cell

  • April 8, 2010
    With Support, Graphene Still a Superior Thermal Conductor

  • April 7, 2010
    Traditional Inuit Knowledge Combines With Science to Shape Weather Insights

  • April 7, 2010
    New High-speed Integrated Circuit for World's Biggest Physics Experiment is Fastest of its Kind

  • April 7, 2010
    Brown University Scientists Discover New Principle in Material Science

  • April 7, 2010
    Astronomers Take Close-up Pictures of Mysterious Dark Object

  • April 6, 2010
    New Study Shows Rising Water Temperatures in U.S. Streams and Rivers

  • April 6, 2010
    Dig Looks at Society Just Before Dawn of Urban Civilization in the Middle East

  • April 6, 2010
    Convergent Evolution in Lignin Biosynthesis: Tools for Re-engineering Biomass Composition

  • April 6, 2010
    Cold Atoms and Nanotubes Come Together in an Atomic 'Black Hole'

  • April 5, 2010
    New Software Design Technique Allows Programs to Run Faster

  • April 5, 2010
    A Planet-like Companion Growing up in the Fast Lane

  • April 2, 2010
    Traces of Early Native Americans--in Sunflower Genes

  • April 2, 2010
    MIT Makes Significant Step Toward Lightweight Batteries

  • April 2, 2010
    Ecologists Receive Mixed News From Fossil Record

  • April 1, 2010
    To Be Sustainable, China Must Implement Bold Innovations

  • April 1, 2010
    Not So Fast! Andes Rise Was Gradual, Not Abrupt

  • April 1, 2010
    Nanoscale 'Stealth' Probe Slides Into Cell Walls Seamlessly, Say Stanford Engineers

  • April 1, 2010
    For Dual-income Husbands and Wives, It's Still a Man's World

  • April 1, 2010
    Engineers Turn Noise Into Vision

  • March 31, 2010
    Second Plant Pathway Could Improve Nutrition, Biofuel Production

  • March 31, 2010
    Rx for Health: Engineers Design Pill That Signals It Has Been Swallowed

  • March 30, 2010
    Plastic Electronics Could Slash the Cost of Solar Panels

  • March 30, 2010
    Giggles Give Clues to Hyena's Social Status

  • March 30, 2010
    Ancient Snakes Living in Madagascar

  • March 29, 2010
    Weathercasters Take on Role of Science Educators; Feel Some Uncertainty on Issue of Climate Change

  • March 29, 2010
    Single Gene Dramatically Boosts Yield, Sweetness in Tomato Hybrids, CSHL-Israeli Study Finds

  • March 29, 2010
    Researchers Use Improved Nanogenerators to Power Sensors Based on Zinc Oxide Nanowires

  • March 29, 2010
    Orange Corn Holds Promise for Reducing Blindness, Child Death

  • March 29, 2010
    New Mathematical Model Helps Biologists Understand How Coral Dies in Warming Waters

  • March 29, 2010
    Did Climate Influence Angkor's Collapse?

  • March 29, 2010
    Brown University-led Team Discovers How Bats Avoid Collisions

  • March 26, 2010
    Tectonics: Precision is Hallmark of 20-year Study

  • March 25, 2010
    Talk to Your Babies

  • March 25, 2010
    Revolutionary New Solution for Semiconductor & Nano Materials

  • March 25, 2010
    Pollution From Asia Circles Globe at Stratospheric Heights

  • March 25, 2010
    New Research Indicates Plants Can Grow Quickly or Ward Off Hungry Insects, But Not Both

  • March 25, 2010
    Move Over Predators: Plants Can Control the Food Chain Too--From the Bottom Up

  • March 25, 2010
    Early Child-parent Attachment Affects Behavior, Especially for Boys

  • March 24, 2010
    Searching for Genes Behind a Trait

  • March 24, 2010
    Key Enzyme Discovered to Be Master Regulator in Protein-protein Reactions

  • March 24, 2010
    Emotions Key to Judging Others

  • March 23, 2010
    Women Caught Up In 'Rug Rat Race'

  • March 23, 2010
    Virtual Driving Leads Penn Psychologists to the Cells That Sense Direction in the Brain: Path Cells

  • March 23, 2010
    New Approach to Water Desalination

  • March 23, 2010
    Greenland Ice Sheet Losing Mass on Northwest Coast

  • March 23, 2010
    Donal Manahan Studies Growth of Oysters

  • March 23, 2010
    Could Smell Play a Role in the Origin of New Bird Species?

  • March 23, 2010
    Colonies of Bacteria Fight for Resources With Lethal Protein

  • March 22, 2010
    Twenty-year Study Yields Precise Model of Tectonic-plate Movements

  • March 22, 2010
    Incorporating Biofunctionality Into Nanomaterials for Medical, Health Devices

  • March 22, 2010
    Helium Rain on Jupiter Explains Lack of Neon in Atmosphere

  • March 22, 2010
    Cracking the Plant-Cell Membrane Code

  • March 22, 2010
    Brown University-led Team Explains How Dinosaurs Rose to Prominence

  • March 19, 2010
    Students Discover New Species of Raptor Dinosaur

  • March 19, 2010
    GW Ph.D. Candidate and UCL Grad Student Discover New Species of Raptor Dinosaur

  • March 19, 2010
    Bacteria Divide Like Clockwork

  • March 19, 2010
    A Lab-on-a-chip With Moveable Channels

  • March 18, 2010
    Study Probes Evolution of Fairness and Punishment

  • March 18, 2010
    Songbirds Provide Insight Into Speech Production

  • March 18, 2010
    Science Inquiry Tools Deliver Significant Improvement in Middle-school Students' Skills

  • March 18, 2010
    Research Reveals Frequency and Cost of Copying College Homework

  • March 18, 2010
    China and India: Neighbors Need to Collaborate for Sake of Global Environment

  • March 17, 2010
    University of Arizona Astronomers Discover Most Primitive Super-massive Black Holes Known

  • March 17, 2010
    Dogs Likely Originated in the Middle East, New Genetic Data Indicate

  • March 17, 2010
    A Marine Mr. Mom: Male Pipefish Give Birth, But Some are Deadbeat Dads, Study Shows

  • March 16, 2010
    Study: Grass, Fungus Combination Affects Ecology

  • March 16, 2010
    Simulations Solve a 20-Year-Old Riddle About Why Nebulae Around Massive Stars Don't Disappear

  • March 16, 2010
    Prescribed Burns May Help Reduce U.S. Carbon Footprint

  • March 16, 2010
    Nanotechnology Project Opens at Disney World

  • March 16, 2010
    Catastrophic Flooding May Be More Predictable After Penn Researchers Build a Mini River Delta

  • March 16, 2010
    Caltech and UCSD Scientists Establish Leech as Model for Study of Reproductive Behavior

  • March 16, 2010
    3-D Cell Culture: Making Cells Feel Right at Home

  • March 15, 2010
    Urged on by Urchins: How Sea Lilies Got Their Get-up-and-go

  • March 15, 2010
    U-M Researchers Solve a Molecular Mystery in Muscle

  • March 15, 2010
    Phylogenetic Analysis of Mexican Cave Scorpions Suggests Adaptation to Caves is Reversible

  • March 15, 2010
    New CU-Boulder Hand Bacteria Study Holds Promise for Forensics Identification

  • March 15, 2010
    New Analysis of the Structure of Silks Explains Paradox of Super-strength

  • March 12, 2010
    Mathematical Model Can Help Communities Better Evaluate Sex Offender Policies

  • March 12, 2010
    Look at Mie!

  • March 11, 2010
    University of Minnesota Discovery Gives Insight Into Brain 'Replay' Process

  • March 11, 2010
    Scavenging Energy Waste to Turn Water Into Hydrogen Fuel

  • March 11, 2010
    New Imaging Technology Brings Trace Chemicals Into Focus

  • March 11, 2010
    More Maize Ethanol May Boost Greenhouse Gas Emissions

  • March 11, 2010
    Carnegie Mellon Research Provides Insight Into Brain's Decision-making Process

  • March 10, 2010
    Why Surprises Temporarily Blind Us

  • March 10, 2010
    Why Female Moths are Big and Beautiful

  • March 10, 2010
    The Smell of Salt Air, a Mile High and 900 Miles Inland

  • March 10, 2010
    Prehistoric Response to Global Warming Informs Human Planning Today

  • March 10, 2010
    Conquering the Chaos in Modern, Multiprocessor Computers

  • March 9, 2010
    NYU Courant Professor Wins NSF's Waterman Award

  • March 8, 2010
    Unselfish Molecules May Have Helped Give Birth to the Genetic Material of Life

  • March 8, 2010
    New Sensor Array Detects Single Molecules for the First Time

  • March 8, 2010
    MIT Scientists Transform Polyethylene Into a Heat-conducting Material

  • March 8, 2010
    MIT Researchers Discover New Way of Producing Electricity

  • March 8, 2010
    A High-tech Handrest

  • March 5, 2010
    Oldest Measurement of Earth's Magnetic Field Reveals Battle Between Sun and Earth for Our Atmosphere

  • March 4, 2010
    Who Does What on Wikipedia?

  • March 4, 2010
    Study: Arctic Seabed Methane Stores Destabilizing, Venting

  • March 4, 2010
    New Evidence Hints at Global Glaciation 716.5 Million Years Ago

  • March 4, 2010
    Loss of Enzyme Reduces Neural Activity in Angelman Syndrome

  • March 3, 2010
    Utah Paleontologist Part of International Team to Discover Oldest Known Dinosaur Relative

  • March 3, 2010
    Trapping Sunlight With Silicon Nanowires

  • March 3, 2010
    Researchers Find Weakness in Common Digital Security System

  • March 3, 2010
    New Way to Control Disease-spreading Mosquitoes: Make Them Hold Their Urine

  • March 3, 2010
    Dinosaurs Might Be Older Than Previously Thought

  • March 3, 2010
    'Microrings' Could Nix Wires for Communications in Homes, Offices

  • March 2, 2010
    Barnacles Prefer Upwelling Currents, Enriching Food Chains in the Galapagos

  • March 1, 2010
    Tiny Shelled Creatures Shed Light on Extinction and Recovery 65 Million Years Ago

  • March 1, 2010
    Studies Show How Fruit Flies Recover From Aerial Stumbles

  • March 1, 2010
    Predicting the Fate of Stem Cells

  • March 1, 2010
    New Technique Allows Study of Protein Folding, Dynamics in Living Cells

  • March 1, 2010
    New Magnetic Solders Are a Leap Towards Green Alternatives

  • March 1, 2010
    Glue, Fly, Glue

  • March 1, 2010
    El Niño and a Pathogen Killed Costa Rican Toad, Study Finds

  • March 1, 2010
    A Diagnostic Approach to Alternatives Can Lead to Better Decision-making

  • February 28, 2010
    Atmospheric Nanoparticles Impact Health, Weather Professor Says

  • February 26, 2010
    Scanning for Skin Cancer: Infrared System Looks for Deadly Melanoma

  • February 26, 2010
    Discovery in Legumes Could Reduce Fertilizer Use, Aid Environment, Say Stanford Researchers

  • February 25, 2010
    UW-Madison Physicists Build Basic Quantum Computing Circuit

  • February 25, 2010
    Torn Apart By Its Own Tides, Massive Planet is on a 'Death March'

  • February 25, 2010
    The Mathematics Behind a Good Night's Sleep

  • February 25, 2010
    Stickleback Genomes Shining Bright Light on Evolution

  • February 25, 2010
    Princeton Scientists Find an Equation for Materials Innovation

  • February 25, 2010
    New Developments in Nanotechnology Tackle the Two Biggest Problems Associated With Chemotherapy

  • February 25, 2010
    Nanotechnologists From University of Pennsylvania Collaborate to Form Near-frictionless Diamond Material

  • February 25, 2010
    Field Study Exposes How Sea Turtle Hatchlings Use Their Flippers to Move Quickly on Sand

  • February 24, 2010
    Virginia Tech Researchers Engage Communities to Support Women in IT Careers

  • February 24, 2010
    The Bigger the Animal, the Stiffer the 'Shoes'

  • February 24, 2010
    Rapid Response Science Missions Assess Potential for Another Major Haiti Earthquake

  • February 24, 2010
    Optical System Promises to Revolutionize Undersea Communications

  • February 24, 2010
    New Clues Found Linking Larger Animals to Colder Climates

  • February 24, 2010
    More Tropical Cyclones in Past Could Play Role in Warmer Future

  • February 24, 2010
    How Can Policymakers Cope With Ambiguity?

  • February 24, 2010
    Caltech Scientists Find First Physiological Evidence of Brain's Response to Inequality

  • February 23, 2010
    University of Oklahoma Geologists Look for Answers in Antarctica

  • February 23, 2010
    New Photonic Material May Facilitate All-optical Switching and Computing

  • February 23, 2010
    New Dinosaur Rears Its Head; U-M Researchers Part of Team Announcing Find

  • February 23, 2010
    NASA Unveils New Space-weather Science Tool

  • February 23, 2010
    Brown Physicist Discovers Odd, Fluctuating Magnetic Waves

  • February 22, 2010
    Using Math to Unravel the Secrets of the Cell

  • February 22, 2010
    Smart Phones Expose Users to Clever Attacks

  • February 22, 2010
    Simple Math Explains Dramatic Beak Shape Variation in Darwin's Finches

  • February 22, 2010
    Earthquake Engineers Release Report on Damage in Haiti

  • February 22, 2010
    Better Snowfall Forecasting

  • February 21, 2010
    Genome Analysis of Marine Microbe Reveals a Metabolic Minimalist

  • February 20, 2010
    Roots Key to Second Green Revolution

  • February 19, 2010
    Scientists Unlock Mystery in Important Photosynthesis Step

  • February 19, 2010
    Local Social Dynamics Key to Success of Tropical Marine Conservation Areas

  • February 18, 2010
    Visualizing the Unseen in Nature

  • February 18, 2010
    Images of Extrasolar Planets Win Award for Most Outstanding Papers in Science

  • February 18, 2010
    Evolutionary Game of Rock-paper-scissors May Lead to New Species

  • February 18, 2010
    Electric Avenue: Electric Cars on a Two-way Street?

  • February 18, 2010
    Biologists Discover How Biological Clock Controls Cell Division in Bacteria

  • February 18, 2010
    A New Type of Genetic Variation Could Strengthen Natural Selection

  • February 18, 2010
    2009 International Science and Engineering Visualization Challenge Winners Announced

  • February 17, 2010
    Upside-down Answer for Deep Earth Mystery

  • February 17, 2010
    Surface Science Goes Inorganic

  • February 17, 2010
    Stiff Party Competition, Modest Salaries Good for State Government, Study Shows

  • February 17, 2010
    Random Fluctuations Give Rise to Odd Genetic Phenomenon

  • February 17, 2010
    Duke Scientists Image Brain at Point When Vocal Learning Begins

  • February 17, 2010
    Atom Interferometer Provides Most Precise Test Yet of Einstein's Gravitational Redshift

  • February 16, 2010
    The Carbon Cycle Before Humans

  • February 16, 2010
    Team Finds Subtropical Waters Flushing Through Greenland Fjord

  • February 16, 2010
    New Material Mimics Bone to Create Better Biomedical Implants

  • February 16, 2010
    Clinical Trial Underway: Miniature Ultrasound Device Could Revolutionize Pain Relief

  • February 16, 2010
    Caltech Researchers Create Highly Absorbing, Flexible Solar Cells With Silicon Wire Arrays

  • February 16, 2010
    Butterfly Vision, Wing Colors Linked, UCI Study Finds

  • February 15, 2010
    Protein Study Shows Evolutionary Link Between Plants, Humans

  • February 15, 2010
    Lou's Clues Lead to Nano Revelation

  • February 15, 2010
    Iowa State Researchers Win $16.38 Million in Federal Grants Supported by Stimulus Funding

  • February 15, 2010
    Brain-controlled Cursor Doubles as a Neural Workout

  • February 14, 2010
    Diversity of Corals, Algae in Warm Indian Ocean Suggests Resilience to Future Global Warming

  • February 14, 2010
    Digging Deep Into Diamonds, Applied Physicists Advance Quantum Science and Technology

  • February 14, 2010
    Caltech Researchers Obtain First Brain Recordings From Behaving Fruit Flies

  • February 12, 2010
    Penn Materials Scientists Turn Light Into Electrical Current Using a Golden Nanoscale System

  • February 12, 2010
    New Fiber Nanogenerators Could Lead to Electric Clothing

  • February 11, 2010
    UNH Chemists Create Molecule With Promising Semiconductor Properties

  • February 11, 2010
    The Cost of Being on Your Toes

  • February 11, 2010
    Study Finds That Long-distance Migration Shapes Butterfly Wings

  • February 11, 2010
    Seeing the Quantum in Chemistry: JILA Scientists Control Chemical Reactions of Ultracold Molecules

  • February 11, 2010
    Scientists Discover Origin of HIV Transmission Among Male Partners

  • February 11, 2010
    Research Challenges Models of Sea-level Change During Ice-age Cycles

  • February 11, 2010
    New Picture of Ancient Ocean Chemistry Argues for Chemically Layered Water

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    Antarctic Ice Shelf Collapse Possibly Triggered by Ocean Waves, Scripps-led Study Finds

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    Study Finds Surprising New Branches on Arthropod Family Tree

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    PCs Around the World Unite to Map the Milky Way

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    'Fingerprinting' Method Reveals Fate of Mercury in Arctic Snow

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    WPI, Colorado School of Mines Establish Center for Sustainable Metals Recovery and Recycling

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    New UC-Davis Study: Climate 'Tipping Points' May Arrive Without Warning, Says Top Forecaster

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    Feeling Blue? You'll Shun the New

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    Comprehensive Study Using Bioinformatics Predicts the Molecular Causes of Many Genetic Diseases

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    Caltech Researchers Develop Nanoscale Structures With Superior Mechanical Properties

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    Biologist Discovers 'Stop' Signal in Honey Bee Communication

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    New International Satellite Observations Help Assess Future Earthquake Risk in Haiti

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    Millimeter-scale, Energy-harvesting Sensor System Developed

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    Adapting to Clogged Airways Makes Common Pathogen Resist Powerful Drugs

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    Princeton Scientist Makes a Leap in Quantum Computing

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    Electrons on the Brink: Fractal Patterns May be Key to Semiconductor Magnetism

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    Yale Scientists Complete Color Palette of a Dinosaur for the First Time

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    Research Finds Water Movements Can Shape Fish Evolution

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    Merging Galaxies Create a Binary Quasar

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    Smart Coating Opens Door to Safer Hip, Knee and Dental Implants

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    Iowa State, Ames Lab Chemists Discover How Antiviral Drugs Bind to and Block Flu Virus

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    Stressed Nanomaterials Display Unexpected Movement

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    Researchers Show Applied Electric Field can Significantly Improve Hydrogen Storage Properties

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    New Adhesive Device Could Let Humans Walk on Walls

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    Mechanical Forces Could Affect Gene Expression

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    Haiti Earthquake a Reminder That Disasters Are Preventable, CU-Boulder Expert Says

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    Gene Function Discovery: Guilt by Association

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    Evolution Impacts Environment, Challenging Traditionally Held View, UC-Riverside Study Finds

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    Engineers Explore Environmental Concerns of Nanotechnology

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    'Peter Pan' Apes Never Seem to Learn Selfishness

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    Using Magnetic Toys as Inspiration, Researchers Tease Out Structures of Self-assembled Clusters

  • January 29, 2010
    UC-Davis Researchers Identify Brain Protein for Synapse Development

  • January 29, 2010
    CCNY Biologists Identify New Spiny Pocket Mouse Species

  • January 28, 2010
    Researchers Find New Way to Study How Enzymes Repair DNA Damage

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    How Many Argon Atoms Can Fit on the Surface of a Carbon Nanotube?

  • January 28, 2010
    GW Research Team's Dinosaur Discovery Helps Solve Piece of Evolutionary Puzzle

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    Computer Model Demonstrates That White Roofs May Successfully Cool Cities

  • January 27, 2010
    Innovative Technique Can Spot Errors in Key Technological Systems

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    Brain Scientists Extend Map of Fear Memory Formation

  • January 27, 2010
    Astronomers Find Rare Beast by New Means

  • January 26, 2010
    Marine Lab Hunts Subtle Clues to Environmental Threats to Blue Crabs

  • January 26, 2010
    Green Plant Transport Mystery Solved

  • January 26, 2010
    Environmental Change Impacts Oklahoma Rivers

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    A Venus Flytrap for Nuclear Waste

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    Illuminating Protein Networks in One Step

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    Elementary School Women Teachers Transfer Their Fear of Doing Math to Girls

  • January 24, 2010
    How 'Random' Lasers Work

  • January 22, 2010
    Discovery of Algae's Toxic Hunting Habits Could Help Curb Fish Kills

  • January 21, 2010
    Watching Crystals Grow Provides Clues to Making Smoother, Defect-free Thin Films

  • January 21, 2010
    San Andreas Fault Study Unearths New Quake Information

  • January 21, 2010
    Language Structure is Partly Determined by Social Structure, Says Penn Psychology Study

  • January 21, 2010
    Cave Reveals Southwest's Abrupt Climate Swings During Ice Age

  • January 20, 2010
    Research Team 'Virtualizes' Supercomputer

  • January 20, 2010
    New Radar System Provides 3-D Image of Bedrock Through Miles of Ice

  • January 20, 2010
    Global Business Teams Need Time to Talk, Not Just E-mail

  • January 19, 2010
    New Visible Light Photocatalyst Kills Bacteria, Even After Light Turned Off

  • January 18, 2010
    Mixed Water Portfolio Helps Thirsty Cities

  • January 18, 2010
    MIT: Unusual Snail Shell Could Be a Model for Better Armor

  • January 15, 2010
    Parasitic Wasps' Genomes Provides New Insights Into Pest Control, Genetics

  • January 14, 2010
    Yap: Harnessing the Divas of the Nanoworld

  • January 14, 2010
    Stimulus Grant to Support Research on Climate and Infectious Disease

  • January 14, 2010
    President Bestows Highest Honor on University of Oklahoma Scientist

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    Gators Breathe Like Birds

  • January 14, 2010
    Game-changing Nanodiamond Discovery for MRI

  • January 13, 2010
    Virginia Tech Licenses GenoCAD Source Code to ISCB

  • January 13, 2010
    UI Astronomers Capture First-of-kind Image at Distant Star

  • January 13, 2010
    Soybean Genome Analysis Reveals Pathways for Improving Biodiesel

  • January 13, 2010
    New Research Resolves Conflict in Theory of How Galaxies Form

  • January 13, 2010
    Heat and Moisture From Himalayas Could be a Key Cause of the South Asian Monsoon

  • January 13, 2010
    Giant Magnetic Loop Sweeps Through Space Between Stellar Pair

  • January 13, 2010
    Genome Sequencing Speeds Ability to Improve Soybeans

  • January 13, 2010
    Carnegie Mellon Scientists Crack Brain's Codes for Noun Meanings

  • January 12, 2010
    Climate Change and Habitat Destruction Affect Butterfly Populations

  • January 11, 2010
    UC-Davis Study: Butterflies Reeling From Impacts of Climate and Development

  • January 11, 2010
    Study Shows That Delivering Stem Cells Improves Repair of Major Bone Injuries in Rats

  • January 11, 2010
    Researchers Trace HIV Mutations That Lead to Drug Resistance

  • January 11, 2010
    Microbe Understudies Await Their Turn in the Limelight

  • January 11, 2010
    Climate Conditions in 2050 Crucial to Avoid Harmful Impacts in 2100

  • January 10, 2010
    Bering Strait Influenced Ice-age Climate Patterns Worldwide

  • January 8, 2010
    Study: Quantum Fluctuations are Key in Superconductors

  • January 8, 2010
    Paper Strips Can Quickly Detect Toxin in Drinking Water

  • January 8, 2010
    New Online Videos Discuss Climate Change

  • January 7, 2010
    Scripps Research Team Wins Global Race to Achieve Landmark Synthesis of Perplexing Natural Product

  • January 7, 2010
    Rules Governing RNA's Anatomy Revealed

  • January 7, 2010
    New Tidal Streams Found in Andromeda Reveal History of Galactic Mergers

  • January 7, 2010
    MIT Neuroengineers Silence Brain Cells With Multiple Colors of Light

  • January 7, 2010
    How the Earth Survived Birth

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    Duda, Where'd My Spines Go?

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    All Sustainable Transportation Subsidies Shouldn't be Created Equal, Experts Say

  • January 6, 2010
    Astronomers Say Alien Dust Is Nothing to Sneeze At

  • January 5, 2010
    New Mathematical Model Aids Big-bang Supercomputer Research

  • January 5, 2010
    In All the Universe, Just 15 Percent of Solar Systems Are Like Ours

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    Birds Fight Alien Parasites

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    Astronomers Get New Tools for Gravitational-wave Detection

  • January 4, 2010
    Runaway Anti-matter Production Makes for a Spectacular Stellar Explosion

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    Revealing the Explosive Heart of Eta Carinae

  • January 4, 2010
    Reducing Some Water Flow Rates May Bring Environmental Gains

  • January 4, 2010
    Biodegradable Particles Can Bypass Mucus, Release Drugs Over Time

  • January 4, 2010
    ALMA Test Sharpens Vision of New Observatory

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