Scientists Are Finally Figuring Out Why You Only Get Mitochondrial DNA From Your Mum
Your relatives probably can’t stop talking about how much you look like your mum or your dad, but the truth is, while you might have gotten your dad’s eyes, you carry more of your mother’s genes than ...
Far-right Party Surges In German Election After Anti-Immigrant Campaign
A new far-right German party that campaigned aggressively against the refugees who have poured into the country in the last year scored stunning victories in three state elections on Sunday as voters ...
An Hour Every Day Workout Can Power Your Home For Twenty-Four Hours
What if you could power your house for an entire day just by exercising for an hour, would that motivate you to do it? I just love this idea, it could even become something that can be done as a famil...
Tracing Our 'Tree Of Life' To Its Roots: 3.8 Billion-Year-Old Molecule Reveals Clues About How Life On Earth Began...And It Could Help Us Find Aliens On Other Planets
By studying molecules in living human cells, researchers believe they have been able to trace the evolution of biology back to its roots. Experts from Georgia Institute of Technology have discovered t...
Risky Fusion Power Study Pays Off By Bringing Plasma Close To Reactor Walls
The first major fusion collaboration between Chinese and US research teams has released a surprising finding on the future of magnetic confinement fusion: by lowering the distance between the plasma a...
If Sweden and Germany Became US States, They Would be Among the Poorest States
The battle over the assumed success of European socialism continues. Many European countries like Sweden have gained a reputation as being very wealthy in spite of their highly regulated and taxed eco...
Morocco Poised To Become A Solar Superpower With Launch Of Desert Mega-Project
The Moroccan city of Ouarzazate is used to big productions. On the edge of the Sahara desert and the centre of the north African country’s “Ouallywood” film industry it has played host to big-budget l...
Material Inspired By Nature Could Turn Water Into Fuel
Scientists have theoretically designed a new material that could help supply the world with clean energy by turning water into fuel, using just the power of the sun. Chemists at the University of Read...
Rare Mutation May Extend Survival In Lung Cancer Patients With Brain Metastases
Most patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) that has metastasized to the brain have a dire prognosis. But Yale researchers have identified a subset of those patients with a rare genetic muta...
Gene On-Off Switch Works Like Backpack Strap
A research team based in Houston's Texas Medical Center has found that loop-forming proteins inside the human chromosome appear to work like the sliding plastic adjusters on a grade-schooler's backpac...
A Natural History Of Neurons
Walt Whitman’s famous line, “I am large, I contain multitudes,” has gained a new level of biological relevance. As we grow, our brain cells develop different genomes from one another, according to new...
Evidence Of New World's Oldest Decapitation Found
Scientists digging at rock a shelter in Brazil have discovered evidence of human decapitation that dates back 9,000 years, making it oldest case ever seen in the New World. But the story of the headle...
A Barrier Against Brain Stem Cell Aging
Neural stem cells generate new neurons throughout life in the mammalian brain. However, with advancing age the potential for regeneration in the brain dramatically declines. Scientists of the Universi...
Japan Lawmakers Pass Legislation Expanding Military's Role For First Time Since WWII
After scuffles in the normally staid Japanese parliament, human barricades and weeks of noisy citizen protests outside, lawmakers passed controversial legislation early Saturday that will allow the na...
Artificial Leaf Harnesses Sunlight For Efficient Fuel Production
"This result was a stretch project milestone for the entire five years of JCAP as a whole, and not only have we achieved this goal, we also achieved it on time and on budget," says Caltech's Nate Lewi...
Extrapolation (journal)
Extrapolation is an academic journal covering speculative fiction. It was established in 1959 by Thomas D. Clareson and was initially published at the College of Wooster. In 1979 it moved to the Kent ...
Scientists Are Finally Figuring Out Why You Only Get Mitochondrial DNA From Your Mum
Your relatives probably can’t stop talking about how much you look like your mum or your dad, but the truth is, while you might have gotten your dad’s eyes, you carry more of your mother’s genes than ...
Far-right Party Surges In German Election After Anti-Immigrant Campaign
A new far-right German party that campaigned aggressively against the refugees who have poured into the country in the last year scored stunning victories in three state elections on Sunday as voters ...
An Hour Every Day Workout Can Power Your Home For Twenty-Four Hours
What if you could power your house for an entire day just by exercising for an hour, would that motivate you to do it? I just love this idea, it could even become something that can be done as a famil...
Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry
The Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry is a peer-reviewed open-access scientific journal established in 2005. It is published by BioMed Central on behalf of the Beilstein Institute for the Advance...
Plant and Soil
Plant and Soil is an international peer-reviewed English language journal that publishes original research into topics related to the relationships between plants and soil, such as relationships and i...
If Sweden and Germany Became US States, They Would be Among the Poorest States
The battle over the assumed success of European socialism continues. Many European countries like Sweden have gained a reputation as being very wealthy in spite of their highly regulated and taxed eco...
Combustion and Flame
Combustion and Flame is the official peer-reviewed scientific journal of the Combustion Institute, which is published sixteen times per year by Elsevier. The journal covers fundamental research of com...
Optik (journal)
Optik – International Journal for Light and Electron Optics, or simply Optik (German for Optics) is a scientific journal, specializing in the optics of light and electrons. It is included in the Web o...
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Rare Mutation May Extend Survival In Lung Cancer Patients With Brain Metastases
Most patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) that has metastasized to the brain have a dire prognosis. But Yale researchers have identified a subset of those patients with a rare genetic muta...
Evidence Of New World's Oldest Decapitation Found
Scientists digging at rock a shelter in Brazil have discovered evidence of human decapitation that dates back 9,000 years, making it oldest case ever seen in the New World. But the story of the headle...
Castanea (journal)
Castanea: Journal of the Southern Appalachian Botanical Society is a quarterly peer-reviewed scientific journal published by the Southern Appalachian Botanical Society. It was established in 1936 and ...