News & Features
Genetics

Jawless lamprey takes a bite out of oncogene evolution

January 25, 2021
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A new Yale School of Public Health study has enlisted this unlikely and slimy ally in the fight against cancer

Astrophysics

Possible exoplanet radio emission

January 25, 2021
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Scientists detected radio bursts emanating from the constellation Boötes

Bioengineering

Engineers go microbial to store energy, sequester CO2

January 25, 2021
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A way to efficiently absorb and store large-scale, low-cost renewable energy from the sun

Material Science

‘Magic’ angle graphene and the creation of unexpected topological quantum states

January 25, 2021
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Holds great potential for revolutionizing electrical engineering, materials science and especially computer science

Astrophysics

Ripples in space-time could provide clues to missing components of the universe

January 25, 2021
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UChicago scientist lays out how LIGO gravitational waves could be scrambled, yielding information

Bioengineering

Early detection of fever with a smart ring

January 18, 2021
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Advance could pave the way for early warning system on COVID-19 and flu using wearables

Biology

Mass extinctions of land-dwelling animals occur in 27-million-year cycle

January 18, 2021
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Researchers find that timing of mass extinctions lines up with asteroid impacts and massive volcanic eruptions

Robotics

The Smellicopter - an obstacle-avoiding drone

January 18, 2021
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An autonomous drone that uses a live antenna from a moth to navigate toward smells

Computer Technology

Smallest Atom-Memory Unit

January 18, 2021
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Researchers figured out the physics dynamic that unlocks dense memory storage capabilities for the tiny device