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DNA Barcodes Gone Wild

April 22, 2016 12:31 pm | by Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute | News | Comments

A team of researchers has developed a new technology that can stitch together DNA barcodes inside a cell to simultaneously search amongst millions of protein pairs for protein interactions.


Manipulating Light Inside Opaque Layers

April 22, 2016 12:13 pm | by University of Twente | News | Comments

This finding could lead to solar cells or LED's with better yields.


By 2020, China Wants a Rover on Mars

April 22, 2016 11:54 am | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Articles | Comments

The East Asian country is looking to get in on the action of deep-space exploration and it's taking giants steps to get there.


Gateway to The Brain

April 22, 2016 10:40 am | by Duke-NUS Medical School | News | Comments

This research could help treat neurological disorders such as glioblastoma in the future. 


Mysterious Planetary Mass Discovered in Family of Stars

April 22, 2016 10:34 am | by Ryan Bushey, Digital Editor | Articles | Comments

This discovery will help scientists develop a better understanding of chemical and weather compositions of these exoplanets.


AI Helps Prevent Poaching

April 22, 2016 10:13 am | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Articles | Comments

What if there were a device that could predict poaching attacks on soon-to-be extinct species?


A 'Moonshot' to Catalogue Earth's Biodiversity

April 22, 2016 8:35 am | by Quentin Wheeler, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, The Conversation | News | Comments

It’s unlikely that presidential candidates will ever utter the word “biodiversity” while campaigning this year.


How to Make Fertilizer from Sunlight

April 22, 2016 8:35 am | by University of Colorado at Boulder | News | Comments

Scientists developed new, eco-friendly method to produce ammonia using light. 


The Atom Without Properties

April 22, 2016 8:34 am | by University of Basel | News | Comments

The rules of quantum mechanics govern the microscopic world.


Mechanism Behind Plant Withering Clarified

April 22, 2016 8:34 am | by Kobe University | News | Comments

This discovery could help to ensure stable food supplies.


How Did Bird Ancestors Outlive the Dinos?

April 21, 2016 3:03 pm | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Articles | Comments

Researchers analyzed data collected from thousands of fossilized teeth from four different maniraptoran families to find out how they survived extinction.


ZEISS Increases Speed of World’s Fastest Scanning Electron Microscope

April 21, 2016 2:33 pm | by ZEISS | Product Releases | Comments

The medical supply company has launched a new variant of the world’s fastest scanning electron microscope.

University Develops First Diagnostic Blood Test for Parkinson’s

April 21, 2016 12:22 pm | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Articles | Comments

Currently, a specialized brain scan is the only means of detection, but mild cases may escape accurate diagnosis and further tests may be needed to rule out other diseases.


Hubble Captures Birthday Bubble

April 21, 2016 11:16 am | by ESA/Hubble Information Centre | News | Comments

This new NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope image, released to celebrate Hubble's 26th year in orbit, captures in stunning clarity what looks like a gigantic cosmic soap bubble. 


13-Million-Year-Old Crocodylian Fossils Show Evidence of Parallel Evolution

April 21, 2016 11:08 am | by American Museum of Natural History | News | Comments

The gavialoids are a diversified group of mostly extinct long-snouted crocodylian species. Many of the evolutionary relationships between these species have remained unclear.



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