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Spiders' silk is already tough stuff—just ask your friendly neighbourhood Spiderman.
Despite repeated promises over the past 18 years, the US Office of Nuclear Energy (NE) is unlikely to deliver on its mission to develop and demonstrate an advanced nuclear reactor by the mid-21st century.
The ability of some animals, including chameleons, octopus, and squid, to change their skin colour for camouflage, temperature control, or communication is well known.
A new study into the way bone cells organise during bone formation could open the door to a better understanding of diseases such as osteoporosis.
Governments and schools are not communicating the most effective ways for individuals to reduce their carbon footprints, according to new research.
The Greenland ice sheet is often seen as a pristine environment, but new research has revealed that may not be the case.
The use of untreated wastewater from cities to irrigate crops downstream is 50 percent more widespread than previously thought, according to a new study published this week in the journal Environmental Research Letters.
New research has revealed the causes of the UK's record rainfall and subsequent flooding during the 2013-14 winter.
Researchers in Ireland have taken a major step forward in the battle against medical implant infections.
Reducing meat consumption and using more efficient farming methods globally are essential to stave off irreversible damage to the environmental, a new study says.