Reverse nature's decline or there is no future – UN

The UN’s biodiversity chief says talks under way in Montreal are the last chance to save…

Argentine ants will do anything for sugar, but they won't do this

It might seem like common sense that a starving animal is more likely to take dangerous…

A novel interfacial regulated broadband photocatalyst

Extending the light absorption from ultraviolet (UV) to near-infrared (NIR) region and improving photocarrier separation efficiency…

A commercial real estate agent's gender does matter—to the seller

Does gender matter in commercial real estate transactions? Not in the outcome of the sale, but…

Helping acoustic concepts resonate with students

“I am sitting in a room, different from the one you are in now.” With these…

Coupled computer modeling can help more accurately predict coastal flooding, study demonstrates

When Hurricane Florence hit the coast of North Carolina as a Category 1 storm in 2018,…

It's been 50 years since the Apollo 17 mission put humans on the moon

Wednesday marks the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 17 mission — the last one that put…

Using light to manipulate neuron excitability

Researchers have devised a way to achieve long-term changes in neuron activity. With their new strategy,…

Soft robot detects damage, heals itself

Engineers have created a soft robot capable of detecting when and where it was damaged —…

You're never too busy for self-gifting, study finds

People who are feeling tense due to demands at work or home tend not to reward…