DNA nanostructures suit up for future missions

Beating cancer and a plethora of other diseases does not only depend on getting hold of…

Image: Hubble fingerprints a galaxy

The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope is no stranger to spiral galaxies. The telescope has brought us…

Designing today's cities for tomorrow's challenges

Even if you aren’t an avid gamer, chances are you’ve heard of SimCity. Released in 1989…

Reading struggles? Don't wait to advocate for your child

Reading is an important predictor of future academic performance in all subjects and through all levels…

Manipulating surface tension in fluids to suit various industrial needs

What do dishwashing liquid and nonstick pans have in common? Besides the fact that one is…

Undulatory topographical waves for flow-induced foulant sweeping

The stingray, which spends much of their time partially buried on the ocean floor, uses its…

A promising new strategy to help broken bones heal faster

People with diabetes are at a higher risk of fracturing a bone than the general population.…

Research: War skews men's altruism toward other men, away from women

War potentially creates a ‘boys’ club’ where men help each other more than they help women,…

Coronavirus quarantine could spark an online learning boom

The spread of the coronavirus disease known as COVID-19 is a public health emergency with economic…

Worms discovered in the brain of lizard embryos for the first time

Researchers have discovered nematodes, or worms, in the brains of lizard embryos. This is the first…