Researchers find tin selenide shows promise for efficiently converting waste heat into electrical energy
Professor notes wait for Nobel science prizes is growing alarming long
Researchers build model that may explain how plate tectonics got its start
Computer model shows continents sometimes push others out of the way (w/ video)
Researchers develop fully photonics-based radar system (Update)
Serpentine ecosystems shed light on the nature of plant adaptation and speciation
Plants that live in unusual soils, such as those that are extremely low in essential nutrients, provide insight into the mechanisms of adaptation, natural selection, and endemism. A seminal paper by Arthur ...
New bioinformatics tool to visualize transcriptomes
ZENBU, a new, freely available bioinformatics tool developed at the RIKEN Center for Life Science Technology in Japan, enables researchers to quickly and easily integrate, visualize and compare large amounts of genomic information ...
Researchers discover new group of quasicrystals
Researchers discover helium billions of years old being released in Yellowstone
Researchers develop mitoflash technique to predict lifespan of nematodes
Walking in their shoes: How fundraisers can boost donations
When natural disaster strikes, calls for help are broadcast on television and across the Internet. Despite being exposed to the needs of widespread relief organizations, only a small percentage of us actually follow through ...
Study shows extra Amazon greenness during drought an optical illusion
Black hole that doesn't emit x-rays discovered near massive star
Natural disaster relief: How does psychological distance affect donations?
When natural disasters occur, news reports can tug on our hearts and influence how we react to relief efforts. According to a new study published in the Journal of Consumer Research, consumers are more likely to make a fina ...