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Wednesday, January 26, 2022
Supercomputing exposes potential pathways for inhibiting COVID-19
SARS-CoV-2 spike protein in the trimer state, shown here, to pinpoint structural transitions that could be disrupted to destabilize the prot...
Nearly 1,000 mysterious strands revealed in Milky Way’s center
An image showing the spectral index for filaments. Credit: Northwestern University/SAORO/Oxford University An unprecedented new telescope im...
Omicron genetics and early transmission patterns are characterized in new study
The Omicron variant was first detected in Botswana in October 2021 and has quickly spread throughout the world Credit: Justice Hubane / Unsp...
Kirigami Robotic Grippers Are Delicate Enough to Lift Egg Yolks
Engineering researchers from North Carolina State University have demonstrated a new type of flexible, robotic grippers that are able to lif...
Tuesday, January 25, 2022
Using nanodiamonds as sensors just got easier
University of Rochester PhD student Dinesh Bommidi (left) and Andrea Pickel, an assistant professor of mechanical engineering, used an atomi...
Hungry yeast are tiny, living thermometers
This fluorescence microscopy image shows yeast vacuoles that have undergone phase separation.Luther Davis/Alexey Merz/University of Washingt...
How a Smart Electric Grid Will Power Our Future
The Electricity Infrastructure Operations Center, located at PNNL, allows researchers to evaluate electric grid scenarios in the context of ...
Novel research identifies fresh 'mixers' in river pollution 'cocktail'
Researchers from the Universities of Manchester, Birmingham and Mahavir Cancer Sansthan collecting field data along the River Ganga in Bihar...
Calculating the best shapes for things to come
Wei Lu Professor Mechanical Engineering University of Michigan Maximizing the performance and efficiency of structures—everything from br...
Worldwide assessment of protected areas
According to a TUM-led study, mountain habitats as seen here in Pakistan’s Deosai National Park are quite well protected. Many other habitat...
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