Artificial intelligence models may be the new tool to help screen and evaluate efforts in tuberculosis-prevalent areas that have limited access to radiologists.
The womb-like environment stimulates prenatal fluid, giving extremely premature babies more time to develop their lungs and other organs.
A new renewable energy source might come from the world’s simplest alcohol.
Researchers are turning to cannabidiol to help cut seizures in half for those suffering from a severe form of epilepsy.
A team of researchers have developed a single-unit, photo-rechargeable portable power source that is designed to work under sunlight.
Rush Holt, Ph.D., CEO of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), gave an interview with R&D Magazine about the reasons for the...
A breath test—which detected the presence of traces of RNA molecules— correctly determined the health status of 98 percent of study participants.
Due to the selective nature of the material, it has potential for nanofiltration applications to held rid water of contaminants.
A new 3D quantum liquid crystal may pave the way for ultrafast quantum computers in the near future.
Researchers have found that bacteria can help counteract triclosan, a top environmental contaminant since the 1960’s.
Researchers have found that the exoplanets that are most likely to be habitable appear to be primarily water.
This Earth Day, thousands are expected to gather in Washington D.C. and in over 400 locations around the world as part of the March for Science.
Researchers have shown that strawberry extract can inhibit the spread of laboratory-grown breast cancer cells.
A group of Japanese researchers has developed a new method to synthesize oil within microalgae cells, which could lead to more efficient biofuel development.
Thick ice deposits along Arctic rivers are melting significantly faster than they did earlier this century.
A new species of clingfish that has been stuck in a preserved jar in Australia since the 1970’s has finally been identified.
A pair of supermassive black holes have been found in a duo of ultra-compact dwarf galaxies.
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory dedicates the entire week to the femtosecond—one quadrillionth of a second—from April 17 to April 21.
Scientists may have finally determined why animals that live in caves often become blind.
Researchers have tapped into nano-antennas in an effort to control light propagating in waveguides.
A new camera is emerging that has the capability to capture a detailed micron-resolution image from a distance.
NASA has provided some insight into the icy, ocean-bearing moons of Jupiter and Saturn that could one day lead to proof of life outside of Earth.
Self-driving cars may soon be getting an upgrade with a new surveying system enhancement.
A new 3D printing method has enabled researchers to create objects that can permanently transform into a range of different shapes in response to heat.
Researchers previously thought that the early dinosaurs were about the size of a chicken and walked on two legs.
The Welwalk WW-1000 system, designed by Toyota, is a motorized mechanical frame that fits on a person’s leg from the knee down.
Engineers have developed nanowire technology, which may enable researchers to better understand how single cells communicate in large neuronal networks.
A novel type of robot that can communicate and share images quickly may be better suited than humans for certain high-risk jobs.
Researchers are using unique graphic characters as the latest tool to help doctors detect signs of Alzheimer’s disease significantly earlier.
Deep within the dark depths of the sea many marine animals are providing their own electricity.
There is metal in the atmosphere of the Red Planet, according to new NASA research.
Researchers have found that three out of 10 bed bug populations collected have shown a significant reduction in susceptibility.
Researchers may have unlocked several new applications in printed electronics.
Researchers revealed that memories are actually formed simultaneously in the hippocampus and the long-term storage location in the brain’s cortex.
A group of astronomers has detected what may be a close relative to Venus about 219 light-years away.
The super laser made popular in the Star Wars movies may soon be more than a feature in a popular film series.
People with the “night owl” variant of this gene have a longer circadian cycle than most, which makes them stay awake later.
Stronger wind shears within the jet stream caused by climate change may lead to increased severe turbulence in the near future.
Researchers believe the migration pattern began more than 13,000 years ago during the Late Glacial period.