The Discovery Files
Maniobras de Mangosta
¿Qué nos puede enseñar una mangosta con tuberculosis acerca de cómo se propagan las enfermedades
Infants burn more calories than any age group, even teens. Learn more at NSF's The Discovery Files.
Nanoparticles make cement smarter -- and concrete tougher. Learn how at NSF's The Discovery Files.
Batty blood-sucking skeeters follow their nose. Find out how at NSF’s The Discovery Files.
5 million plants over 200 years have a story to tell. Listen in at NSF's The Discovery Files.
Hate needles? A new COVID vaccine could be inhaled. More at NSF's The Discovery Files.
Robotic Neck Brace
Robotics can help you ‘brace’ yourself after head and neck cancer.
Learn what mongoose with TB can teach us about how human disease spreads. At NSF The Discovery Files
Ground Shaking AI!
Shake, rattle, and roll! How an earthquake became a lab for seismologists. At NSF The Discovery File
Remote forests in the Rockies are on fire from climate change. More at NSF’s The Discovery Files.
It's Heating Up!
Stressed by heat and humidity? Climate change will make it worse. More at NSF's The Discovery Files
After 24,000 years, tiny animals still live in Siberian permafrost. More at NSF The Discovery Files.
The Atlantic Ocean takes thousands of years for a world cruise? The Discovery Files takes you there.
Getting physical is good for your child’s body – and their brain, too.
Fossil pollen paints a picture of fast-paced human impact.
Researchers studied the correlations between symbiotic algae and stressed Northern Star coral.
Developing a taste for carbs wasn't necessarily a bad thing!
Bioengineers create pH-sensing gut bacteria to diagnose inflammatory bowel disease.
Less is More!
Overdo much? Adding elements when working up new ideas or solutions is faster, but not always better
The Ties that Bind
Researchers have taken a key step toward developing new drugs and vaccines to combat COVID-19.
Antarctica's massive Thwaites Glacier is melting because of climate change.
Ware & Tare
A U.S. research team used dental checkups on Arctic foxes to learn what they eat and why.
Loopholes for Life
How birds breathe better.
Carbon Copy Studies
How much carbon can exist on a planet to sustain life?
Fire & Ice
The effects wildfires have on cloud formation and the intense storms that can develop from them.
How hummingbirds hum.
New bandage could outsmart infections
A bandage to catch wound infections early enough to avoid drastic measures, such a amputation
Endangered species get help from an unexpected source - wolves!
Wolves reveal more about the spread of infectious diseases within social species
Economic value of insect pollinators in U.S. much higher than thought
Pollinators, such as bees, play an important role in agriculture, but are under threat
In your dreams! Researchers achieve two-way communication with dreaming people
Breakthrough may ultimately lead to innovative ways of learning and problem-solving