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Thursday, November 18, 2021
Revolution in imaging with neutrons
Instrument scientist Adrian Losko at the neutron radiography instrument NECTAR. Image Credit: Bernhard Ludewig / FRM II / TUM An internation...
Research Finds Venom of Cone Snail Could Lead to Future Diabetes Treatments
The cone shell is known for its serene mottled colors but researchers at the University of New Hampshire found variants of the venom spewed ...
Wednesday, November 17, 2021
New Technique Improves Conversion of Carbon Dioxide Into Liquid Fuels
Schematic of a two-layer coating of films, called ionomers, on top of a copper surface. The negatively charged ionomer, Nafion, raises the p...
Simple, synthetic structure that mimics surface of SARS-CoV-2 mounts robust immune response in mice
Wei Cheng In a viral infection, what’s the signal from the virus that alerts the immune system to produce protective neutralizing antibodies...
Research maps milestone stage of human development for the first time
Scientists have shed light on an important stage of early embryonic development that has never been fully mapped out in humans before. Due t...
Feral Hog Invasions Leave Coastal Marshes More Susceptible to Climate Change
Coastal marshes that have been invaded by feral hogs recover from disturbances up to three times slower than non-invaded marshes and are far...
There May Be More Bird Species in The Tropics Than We Know
White-crowned Manakin Image Credit: Phillip Edwards, Macaulay Library, Cornell Lab of ornithology. Study of a perky little bird suggests th...
Food waste at East Coast Lagoon Food Village to be turned into energy and fertilizer under pilot project
Associate Professor Tong Yen Wah, who leads the NUS team, is pictured next to the anaerobic digester at the East Coast Lagoon Food Village. ...
Fraternizing vampire bats share 'social microbiomes'
Microbes that make their homes on the skin or in the digestive tracts of animals can be beneficial or pathogenic to the individual and to th...
Tuesday, November 16, 2021
Research Reveals How to Design a Better Next-Generation Lithium-Ion Battery
A solid-state lithium-ion battery is composed of an anode, a cathode, and a solid electrolyte separating the two. Rapidly cycling (repeatedl...
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