Coronavirus: rationing based on health, equity and decency now needed – food system expert

Food security is no laughing matter at the best of times, but I gasped when I…

Researchers observe ultrafast processes of single molecules for the first time

Researchers describe how a molecule moves in the protective environment of a quantum fluid. …

Graphite nanoplatelets on medical devices kill bacteria and prevent infections

Graphite nanoplatelets integrated into plastic medical surfaces can prevent infections, killing 99.99 per cent of bacteria…

Why dogs don't care for being groomed (and for the love of dog don't snip their whiskers)

The dog-themed reality show, Pooch Perfect, imposes makeovers on a steady stream of dogs that haven’t…

Coronavirus: Racism and the long-term impacts of emergency measures in Canada

The dangers to public health during the COVID-19 pandemic are terrifying, so it’s not surprising governments…

ACE inhibitors and angiotensin receptor blockers may increase the risk of severe COVID-19

Medical researchers have proposed a possible explanation for the severe lung complications being seen in some…

Flat-panel technology could transform antennas, wireless and cell phone communications

Researchers are reinventing the mirror, at least for microwaves, potentially replacing the familiar 3-D dishes and…

Star formation project maps nearby interstellar clouds

Astronomers have captured new, detailed maps of three nearby interstellar gas clouds containing regions of ongoing…

Controlling vitamin K2 production in the tuberculosis bacteria

A team of New Zealand researchers led by a University of Canterbury (UC) scientist has discovered…

Biologist discovers world's highest-elevation mammal

They had climbed for eight hours—Had it really been just eight? Nine, maybe? More?—after the avalanche…