20. January 2021 - 9:00
Picking up that cup of coffee? One type of neuron is necessary for the early part of the movement, another for aiming for the cup, finds new study.
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.