The Nanotechnology Foundation of Texas has awarded Rice University doctoral student Vinit Murthy its 2006 George Kozmetsky Award for Outstanding Graduate Research in Nanotechnology. The award includes a $5,000 prize.
British scientists at the University of York have launched a research project that aims to develop ways of making bones from blood.
Funding has been finalized for an enhancement of Ambient Corporation's pilot Broadband over Powerline (BPL) project in the New York suburbs.
The British government has issued a report warning of the effects of global warming, saying there's only a small chance of avoiding serious affects.
The mass starvation of seabirds along the U.S. west coast that is causing concern among environmental scientists.
The ability to bite off more than one can chew is related to the anatomy of the skull, contend University of Massachusetts Amherst scientists, who are putting their heads together to explore the relationship between the biomechanics ...
A "trauma pill" could blot out memories of harrowing events for combat veterans and survivors of accidents or terrorism, say Canadian researchers.
Japanese researchers say the type of wax in a person's ear is determined by genetics.
Silicon nanowires hold great promise, but the usual method of growing them is poorly understood, says a New York researcher.
Hurricanes can completely re-structure themselves inside, and that presents forecasters with great uncertainty when predicting their effects on the general population.