Cell biology: The quickest route to the tip for protein transport

According to a new theoretical model, in cell protrusions and cargo-transporting motor proteins often get in…

Rocks that tell our industrial history

Researchers have published a study in which they analyze beachrocks, cemented sand formations that have industrial…

NASA spacecraft investigate clues in radiation belts

NASA's Van Allen Probes uncover new phenomena in our near-Earth environment with their unique double orbit.…

Sentinel-2B prepared for liftoff

This timelapse video shows Sentinel-2B satellite, from final preparations to liftoff on a Vega launcher, flight…

Sentinel-2B prepared for liftoff

This timelapse video shows Sentinel-2B satellite, from final preparations to liftoff on a Vega launcher, flight…

Astromaterials Curation Online Resources for Principal Investigators

Abstract: The Astromaterials Acquisition and Curation office at NASA Johnson Space Center curates all of NASA's…

Carnegie Mellon’s CyLab challenges high school students to give hacking a try

Carnegie Mellon University aims to build a talent pipeline into the cyber workforce by introducing computer…

The first crowdfunded study in Japan: Micro X-ray observation of a fleshy brittle star

Not only have scientists from Japan performed the first non-destructive morphological observations on the Fleshy brittle…

Tracking real-time proton induced radiation chemistry in water

Proton therapy is a promising form of radiation treatment used to kill cancerous cells and effectively…

New rice strain could help farmers predetermine harvest time

A new strain of rice that flowers within a certain period of time after being sprayed…