Deep learning to analyze neurological problems

Getting to the doctor’s office for a check-up can be challenging for someone with a neurological…

Nature's secret recipe for making leaves

The secret recipe nature uses to make the diverse leaf shapes we see everywhere around us…

Magnesium deprivation stops pathogen growth

When pathogens invade cells, our body combats them using various methods. Researchers at the University of…

Dung beetle discovery revises biologists' understanding of how nature innovates

When studying how organisms evolve, biologists consider most traits, or features, as derived from some earlier…

Red tide grew drastically along Florida's west coast in less than a month

In a little less than three weeks, red tide bloom intensified greatly along Florida’s west coast,…

NASA found Atlantic's Sebastien was fighting wind shear

NASA’s Terra satellite captured a visible image of Tropical Storm Sebastien that showed wind shear had…

Building better bacteriophage to combat antibiotic-resistant bacteria

Researchers are pursuing engineered bacteriophage as alternatives to antibiotics to infect and kill multi-drug resistant bacteria.…

Mathematician develops model to control spread of aquatic invasive species

Adjusting the water flow rate in a river can prevent invasive species from moving upstream and…

Exposing office distractions and effects on worker productivity

With seemingly endless emails, phone calls and meetings, it’s no secret that working in an office…

Life under extreme conditions at hot springs in the ocean

The volcanic island of Kueishantao in northeastern Taiwan is an extreme habitat for marine organisms. With…