New method reveals how damage occurs in human biological cells due to mechanical fatigue

Human red blood cells (RBCs) are extremely resilient and have the capacity to undergo cellular deformation…

Spend more on transitional housing and teens in foster care are less likely to be homeless, jailed

State spending on transitional housing supports for youth “aging out” of foster care can make a…

The Arctic is browning

Professor Gareth Phoenix has been visiting Abisko, in the Arctic circle of Sweden, for years. He’s…

Did microbes assist life in colonizing land?

All living organisms exist and function only in cooperation with an abundance of symbiotic microorganisms, and…

Pros and cons of genetic scissors

Crispr technology has greatly facilitated gene editing. Associate Professor Thorsten Müller from Ruhr-Universität Bochum and Dr.…

Is huge volcano on Jupiter's moon Io about to erupt this month?

Volcanic eruptions are difficult to predict, but observations have shown the largest and most powerful volcano…

Are the Amazon fires a crime against humanity?

Fires in the Brazilian Amazon have jumped 84% during President Jair Bolsonaro’s first year in office…

Novel approach to ultrasound raises possibility of new medical applications

A new ultrasound technique provides a non-invasive way of assessing bone structure on the microscale. Researchers…

Two-dimensional chiral fluid mostly follows hydrodynamics theories

A team of researchers with members from several institutions in the U.S. and one in France…

Ancient volcanoes reveal Earth's recycled crust

Ancient volcanoes dating back billions of years could provide new insights into how the Earth’s surface…