24. December 2020 - 0:00
Samples taken from the ocean surrounding the subtropical island of Okinawa have revealed the presence of microplastics in all six areas surveyed, finds new study.
22. December 2020 - 0:00
A novel method that looks at the molecular composition of brain synapses has revealed three times more proteins than previously thought, finds research published in PNAS.
4. December 2020 - 4:00
Researchers pioneer a revolutionary new method to directly visualize previously hidden particles, called dark excitons.
27. November 2020 - 14:00
Serotonin keeps mice waiting longer for food, depending on where in the brain it’s released
12. November 2020 - 1:00
Warming oceans means hurricanes weaken more slowly and inflict more destruction farther inland, new study shows
29. October 2020 - 16:23
Researchers are unravelling the mystery of how octopuses move their arms.
19. October 2020 - 9:00
Researchers have taken detailed scans of worker ants to examine the hypothesis that the loss of flight is directly connected to the evolution of strength.
15. October 2020 - 9:00
A research team involving three institutions has taken a close look at the genomes of fifteen species in the coral genus, Acropora, to determine if they’re suited to a warmer ocean.