New exotic phenomena seen in photonic crystals
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New exotic phenomena seen in photonic crystals

Topological effects, such as those found in crystals whose surfaces conduct electricity while their bulk…

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Secretin protein with a crown
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Secretin protein with a crown

Bacteria are consummate survivalists. They are aided in this by their ability to assimilate DNA…

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Cells protect genes more than rest of genome
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Cells protect genes more than rest of genome

Whilst DNA sequence mutation is the fundamental fuel of species evolution, mutations in genes are…

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All-New 2019 Toyota Avalon at the 2018 North American International Auto Show
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All-New 2019 Toyota Avalon at the 2018 North American International Auto Show

DETROIT, January 15, 2018 ― The roads of Avalon, the mystical paradise that inspired Toyota’s…

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Lexus Carves Out a New Flagship Luxury Crossover with Lexus LF-1 Limitless
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Lexus Carves Out a New Flagship Luxury Crossover with Lexus LF-1 Limitless

DETROIT―Jan. 15, 2018 ― Like molten metal being forged into a fine Japanese sword, the…

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Surprise: a virus – like protein is important for cognition and memory
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Surprise: a virus – like protein is important for cognition and memory

A protein involved in cognition and storing long-term memories looks and acts like a protein…

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Researchers Develop a Remote-Controlled Cancer Immunotherapy System
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Researchers Develop a Remote-Controlled Cancer Immunotherapy System

A team of researchers has developed an ultrasound-based system that can non-invasively and remotely control…

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Ancient sharks likely more diverse than previously thought
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Ancient sharks likely more diverse than previously thought

Sharks have a reputation as ravenous hunters and apex predators, but new analysis of fossil…

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Biodegradable Sensor Monitors Pressure in the Body then Disappears
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Biodegradable Sensor Monitors Pressure in the Body then Disappears

UConn engineers have created a biodegradable pressure sensor that could help doctors monitor chronic lung…

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Astronomers Figure Out How Black Holes Can Blast Out Relativistic Jets of Material Across Light Years of Space
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Astronomers Figure Out How Black Holes Can Blast Out Relativistic Jets of Material Across Light Years of Space

Black holes have been an endless source of fascination ever since Einstein’s Theory of General…

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