Corruption contagion: How legal and finance firms are at greater risk of corruption

Companies with fewer levels of management such as legal, accountancy and investment banking firms could be…

Scientists are world's firsts to reproduce complete copy of 'anti-tumour antibiotic'

After 20 years of dedicated research, scientists have cracked the chemical code of an incredibly complex…

New perennial brome-grass from Iberian Peninsula named after Picos de Europa National Park

Picos de Europa National Park has given its name to a new species of perennial bromegrass,…

NASA examines Tropical Cyclone Kenneth in infrared light

The Atmospheric Infrared Sounder or AIRS instrument aboard NASA’s Aqua satellite passed over Tropical Cyclone Kenneth…

Classroom crowdscience: UC students challenged to detect schizophrenia genes

Teaching big data to future scientists means having them think creatively about ways to harness the…

Digital cathedrals: bringing Notre-Dame de Paris back to life

The devastating fire at Notre-Dame de Paris sparked intense emotion around the world, demonstrating the cathedral’s…

A Neanderthal tooth discovered in Serbia reveals human migration history

In 2015, our Serbian-Canadian archaeological research team was working at a cave site named PeŇ°turina, in…

Antarctica: the final frontier for marine biological invasions?

A new study looking at the implications of increased shipping activity and the impact on Antarctic…

German scientists create see-through human organs

Researchers in Germany have created transparent human organs using a new technology that could pave the…

Nanosized container with photoswitches: Release of cargo upon irradiation in water

Researchers have developed a nanosized container bearing photoswitches that takes up hydrophobic compounds of various size…