Ordinary paper and pencil used to create primitive sensor
Mercury pollution danger for arctic ivory gulls
A paper in Proceedings of the Royal Society B today says that mercury levels in arctic ivory gulls have risen almost 50 fold over the last 130 years. Scientists think this increase in mercury pollutants could ...
Folding batteries increases their areal energy density by up to 14 times
Future solar cells may be made of wood
Assessing scientific research by 'citation wake' detects Nobel laureates' papers
Wet wipe litter blighting Britain's beaches: survey
British people have been urged to stop flushing wet wipes down the toilet after a 50 percent surge in the number found in a beach survey.
Amazon.com introduces one-hour delivery to Baltimore, Miami
Amazon.com Inc. is expanding its one-hour delivery Prime Now service for household products to Baltimore and Miami.
Researchers develop disposable paper-based touch pads
Global warming contrarian researcher investigated for not revealing funding sources
New paper-like material could boost electric vehicle batteries
Researchers at the University of California, Riverside's Bourns College of Engineering have developed a novel paper-like material for lithium-ion batteries. It has the potential to boost by several times ...
Automated method beats critics in picking great movies
Don't rely on the Academy Awards next month if you are seeking to know whether the movies deemed great today will survive the test of time.
Team shows how female spiders play an active role in courtship
Single women aren't passive when it comes to the world of dating, and neither are female spiders, according to researchers at Susquehanna University in Selinsgrove, Pa.
Statistician suggests raising statistical standards to reduce amount of non-reproducible studies
See it, touch it, feel it: Team develops invisible 3-D haptic shape (w/ Video)
Technology has changed rapidly over the last few years with touch feedback, known as haptics, being used in entertainment, rehabilitation and even surgical training. New research, using ultrasound, has developed ...