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Thursday, September 9, 2021
Mystery of icy plumes that may foretell deadly supercell storms
An Above Anvil Cirrus Plume emanates from the top of a storm. (Image credit: NASA) The most devastating tornadoes are often preceded by a ...
Ancient sea ice core sheds light on modern climate change
A 170 m record of marine sediment cores extracted from Adélie Land in Antarctica by the Integrated Ocean Drilling Program is yielding new ...
Moth wingtips an ‘acoustic decoy’ to thwart bat attack
The Atlas moth (Attacus atlas) has a strong anti-bat acoustic decoy at the tip of its forewings. Composite image with photograph on right ...
ESO captures best images yet of peculiar “dog-bone” asteroid
These eleven images are of the asteroid Kleopatra, viewed at different angles as it rotates. The images were taken at different times betw...
Biomarker predicts cognitive decline in Alzheimer’s disease
top-down view of a tau PET and MRI from a participant in the Northwestern study. Warmer colors (red) indicate high Alzheimer's disease t...
Coral cryopreservation for breeding key to survival
Fragment of endangered Caribbean elkhorn coral grown from cryopreserved sperm. (Photo credit: Chris Page) Flash-frozen sperm collected fro...
A source of hope for coral reefs
A healthy coral reef in the Phoenix Islands Protected Area in 2018. Photo credit: Michael Fox Some coral communities are becoming more hea...
Newly developed software unveils relationships between RNA modifications and cancers
Researchers from CSI Singapore have developed a software called ModTect that identifies relationships between RNA modifications and the deve...
Tuesday, September 7, 2021
Nature’s archive reveals Atlantic tempests through time
The North Atlantic network of sites that preserve records of hurricanes stretches along the coast from Canada to Central America, but with...
Scientists observe cross-immunity against the coronavirus
Researchers from Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, the Berlin Institute of Health at Charité (BIH) and the Max Planck Institute for Mo...
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