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Wednesday, May 11, 2022
What Makes Some More Afraid of Change Than Others?
Being fearless can help wildlife, specifically birds, find new food sources, explore new nesting areas and help them adapt to changes in the...
Tuesday, May 10, 2022
Astronomers find ‘gold standard’ star in Milky Way
The star HD 222925 is a ninth-magnitude star located toward the southern constellation Tucana. Image credit: The STScI Digitized Sky Survey ...
Ice-capped volcanoes slower to erupt, study finds
Undergraduate researcher Lilian Lucas, left, and geology professor Patricia Gregg found that additional pressure from thick overlying glacia...
Research breakthrough means warp speed ‘Unruh effect’ can finally be tested in lab settings
SFLORG Stock image A major hurdle for work at the forefront of fundamental physics is the inability to test cutting-edge theories in a labor...
Soil Microbes Use Different Pathways to Metabolize Carbon
Credit: Victor O. Leshyk/Northern Arizona University Much of what scientists think about soil metabolism may be wrong. New evidence from Nor...
Study finds cells take out the trash before they divide
MIT researchers have discovered that before cells start to divide, they toss waste products. In this image, the magenta represents DNA, and ...
Fossils reveal tropically hot North America 95 million years ago
Cretaceous oysters of the genus Pycnodonte investigated in the new study. These specimens were collected in San Miguel County, Colorado (top...
Hidden Distortions Trigger Promising Thermoelectric Property
Brookhaven Lab members of the research team: Simon Billinge, Milinda Abeykoon, and Emil Bozin adjust instruments for data collection at the ...
Newly Discovered Lake May Hold Secret to Antarctic Ice Sheet’s Rise and Fall
The coast of Antarctica is near where the East Antarctic Ice Sheet meets the sea. Credit: Shuai Yan/UT Jackson School of Geosciences Scienti...
Bat urine reveals extended range for new Hendra virus variant
Source/Credit: Griffith University Griffith University researchers have discovered a new Hendra virus variant that may pass to horses and hu...
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