Neuron found in mice could have implications for effective diet drugs

A CALCR cell found in mice may stop feeding without subsequential nauseating effects, as well as…

Scientists measure the evolving energy of a solar flare's explosive first minutes

In 2017, a massive new region of magnetic field erupted on the sun’s surface next to…

Ofcom Consultation: Improving spectrum access for Wi-Fi

5840 MHz UNITEC-1 Venus orbiter Ofcom wishes to boost the use of Wi-Fi in Amateur Radio…

Hands off our grasslands

In the north eastern Free State, a 60 km green corridor is being created that will…

Climate may play a bigger role than deforestation in rainforest biodiversity

“Save the rainforests” is a snappy slogan, but it doesn’t tell the full story of how…

Internet use reduces study skills in university students

Research conducted at Swansea University and the University of Milan has shown that students who use…

Not all of nature's layered structures are tough as animal shells and antlers

Engineers looking to nature for inspiration have long assumed that layered structures like those found in…

Programmable nests for cells

Using DNA, small silica particles, and carbon nanotubes, researchers of Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) have…

3-D printing with applications in the pharmaceutical industry

University of Seville researchers, in collaboration with the University of Nottingham, have managed to create the…

Microplastics affect sand crabs' mortality and reproduction, study finds

Sand crabs, a key species in beach ecosystems, were found to have increased adult mortality and…