Researchers Blaze Optical Trail with Record-Setting Molecules

The internet could soon shift into overdrive thanks to a new generation of optical molecules developed and tested by a team of researchers from Washington State University, the University of Leuven in Belgium and the Chinese ...

WiFi hitting the road with Avis

WiFi is hitting the road through U.S. car rental giant Avis, which signed an agreement with Autonet to provide wireless Internet access to travelers.

Humans ape nature in Australia

Humans acting as apes are on display at the Adelaide Zoo as part of an Australian behavioral nature study.

Toward pinpointing the location of bacterial infections

In an advance in the emerging field of bacterial imaging, scientists are reporting development of a method for identifying specific sites of localized bacterial infections in living animals. Bradley D. Smith at the University ...

Easing concerns about the toxicity of diamond nanoparticles

New research has brightened the prospects for using nanodiamonds as drug carriers, implant coatings, nanorobots and other medical applications that take advantage of diamond nanoparticles' attractive properties.