Astronomers Map Action in the Cosmic Suburbs

A group of Hawaii and California astronomers led by Lori Lubin of the University of California, Davis, and Roy Gal of the University of Hawaii at Manoa has mapped, for the first time, where the action is in a mega-structure ...

Magnetic field uses sound waves to ignite sun's ring of fire

[B]Research explains century-old mystery about the interior of the sun[/B] Sound waves escaping the sun's interior create fountains of hot gas that shape and power a thin region of the sun's atmosphere which appears as a ...

Ground breaking research to end in tears

University of Western Sydney researcher, Associate Professor Tom Millar has approached the problem of dry eyes from a new perspective. He re-examined the structure and function of natural tears to find new clues for creating ...

Fireworks cause environmental pollution

U.S. government scientists say Fourth of July fireworks displays often held over lakes and other bodies of water can pollute the water with perchlorate.

New fluorescent sensing material created

U.S. and Chinese scientists have created a type of fluorescent sensing material that could lead to rapid detection of explosives in security screening.

Data-driven computational method created

A U.S. statistician has created a data-driven computational approach that's revealing secrets about the inner Earth, as well as gene expression.

page 1 from 2