Intensive agriculture may have exacerbated drought in ancient Maya city
Researchers use X-ray video of guineafowl walking through poppy seeds to create a 3-D model of how tracks get made
Study shows pre-human ancestors adapted to metabolize ethanol long before humans learned about fermentation
Leaves of ancient carnivorous plants found in Baltic amber
American mastodons made warm Arctic, subarctic temporary home 125,000 years ago
Existing age estimates of American mastodon fossils indicate that these extinct relatives of elephants lived in the Arctic and Subarctic when the area was covered by ice caps—a chronology that is at odds ...
Female termites found to clone themselves via asexual reproduction
Study shows Beijing haze linked directly to gaseous pollutants from traffic, industrial emissions
Wireless electronic implants stop staph, then dissolve
Researchers at Tufts University, in collaboration with a team at the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana, have demonstrated a resorbable electronic implant that eliminated bacterial infection in mice ...
Research team advances understanding of atomically thin crystal growth
(Phys.org) —UT's College of Engineering has made recent headlines for discoveries that, while atomically small, could impact our modern world.
Electrochemical cell converts waste heat into electricity
Picture a device that can produce electricity using nothing but the ambient heat around it. Thanks to research published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science today, this scenario is a step ...