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Thursday, January 6, 2022
Ocean plastic is creating new communities of life on the high seas
Anika Albrecht of Ocean Voyages Institute collecting plastic. Photo credit: Ocean Voyages Institute Coastal plants and animals have found a ...
Neuromuscular junction, how’s that function?
Illustration of a neuromuscular junction. Credit: Wikimedia Commons The neuromuscular junction—where nerves and muscle fibers meet—is an ess...
Scientists develop a novel strategy for sustainable post-lithium-ion batteries
Scientists astounded by performance of sustainable batteries with far-reaching implications for e-vehicles and devices. Researchers at Brist...
Wednesday, January 5, 2022
Seeing the plasma edge of fusion experiments in new ways with artificial intelligence
Visualized are two-dimensional pressure fluctuations within a larger three-dimensional magnetically confined fusion plasma simulation. With ...
Urban gardens are a dependable food source for pollinators through the year
A nectar-rich garden in Westbury Park (Bristol). Credit: Nick Tew Gardens in cities provide a long and continuous supply of energy-rich nect...
Superbug MRSA arose in hedgehogs long before clinical use of antibiotics
Scientists have found evidence that a type of the antibiotic resistant superbug MRSA arose in nature long before the use of antibiotics in h...
Researchers Pinpoint Which Bird Species Pose Food Safety Risk to Crops
Concerns over foodborne risk from birds may not be as severe as once thought by produce farmers, according to research from the University o...
First-responder cells after heart attack prompt inflammation overdrive
First-responder cells launching the repair after a heart attack are so frantic about fixing the damage that they promote more inflammation t...
Adding the Right Amount of Sediment to Salt Marshes Keeps Coastlines Afloat
Anna Puchkoff in the field conducting a study on sediment distribution in Connecticut wetlands. Image Source: University of Connecticut Addi...
New test can identify if a patient has cancer and if it has spread
A University of Oxford study published in Clinical Cancer Research , a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research, outlines a n...
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