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Biotechnology

Understanding viral evolution

July 7, 2021
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Researchers have recreated a key step in the evolutionary history of viruses in a laboratory experiment

Astrophysics

Aurora borealis or northern lights

July 7, 2021
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A team of scientists have resolved one of the final mysteries surrounding its origin

Biotechnology

Luring the bacteria into an evolutionary trap

July 7, 2021
The Scitech

Using the technology researchers have developed a vaccine that protects animals from Salmonella bacteria

Biomedical Science

Miniature robots controlled by magnetic fields

July 7, 2021
The Scitech

This could pave the way to possible future applications in biomedicine and manufacturing

Bioengineering

Synthetic SPECIES as a confinable gene drive

July 7, 2021
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Researchers create novel CRISPR-based fly species as a new method of controlling gene drive spread

Biotechnology

Undruggable cancer protein becomes druggable

June 29, 2021
The Scitech

Researchers discovered a cost-effective and efficient way to synthesize a rare compound found in a shrub

Robotics

Designing DNA robots in minutes

June 29, 2021
The Scitech

New software can design much more complex DNA robots and nanodevices in a fraction of the time

Quantum Science

Dual nature of electrons

June 29, 2021
The Scitech

A new discovery could upend our understanding of how electrons behave under extreme conditions

Evolution

Snake venom targets the right prey

June 29, 2021
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The study shows that evolutionary diversity among prey has been the key driver of venom complexity

Astrophysics

Black hole-neutron star collisions

June 29, 2021
The Scitech

Studying the violent collisions may provide a new measurement of the Universe’s expansion rate