Archive: 07/10/2006

Live wires

When Yuri Gorby discovered that a microbe which transforms toxic metals can sprout tiny electrically conductive wires from its cell membrane, he reasoned this anatomical oddity and its metal-changing physiology ...

Jul 10, 2006 4.4 / 5 (34) 0

Researcher discovers new materials

A research team led by Carnegie Mellon University Materials Science and Biomedical Engineering Professor Prashant Kumta has discovered a nanocrystalline material that is cheaper, more stable and produces a higher quality ...

Jul 10, 2006 4.1 / 5 (14) 0

Evolution Can Occur Quickly, Change Population Interaction

Biologists generally accept that evolutionary change can take from decades to millennia, while ecological change can occur over mere days or seasons. However, a new Cornell study shows that evolution and ecology can operate ...

Jul 10, 2006 4.1 / 5 (20) 0
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