Clarification of microbial community structures around Antarctic lakes

The research group of Assistant Prof. Yuu Hirose of the Department of Applied Chemistry and Life…

Why young people commit crime and how moral education could help

There is a significant link between moral emotions and offending behavior in young people. Moral emotions…

'Coronavirus murders': Media narrative about domestic abuse during lockdown misses the point

In more “normal” times, two women a week are murdered by their partners in the UK,…

So you want to be a coronavirus contact tracer? There's a class for that

Hunting down people exposed to the coronavirus and quarantining them is seen as a vital step…

Applying the analogy method to improve the forecasting of strong convection

Strong convective weather, including thunderstorms, severe winds, hail, tornados, and short-term heavy rainfall, is a type…

Essential supermarket workers face everyday suffering and managerial abuse, study finds

The coronavirus outbreak has highlighted how important essential supermarket workers are, but in reality, they are…

Without intervention, model shows COVID-19 will drag at least 3.6 million Indonesians into poverty

The COVID-19 lockdowns are projected to cause a decline in economic growth due to the restrictions…

Four species of Elvis worm identified on the deep sea floor

A team of researchers from the University of California and CNRS-Sorbonne Universit√© has identified four species…

K2-25: An eccentric hot Neptune with the mass of seven Earths

Of the roughly 4,300 exoplanets confirmed to date, about ten percent of them are classified as…

Chromium speciation in marine carbonates and implications on atmospheric oxygenation

The oxidation of Earth’s early atmosphere and ocean played an important role in the evolution of…