Scientists deliver high-resolution glimpse of enzyme structure
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Scientists deliver high-resolution glimpse of enzyme structure

Using a state-of-the-art type of electron microscopy, an MIT-led team has discovered the structure of…

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In living colour: Brightly-colored bacteria could be used to ‘grow’ paints and coatings
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In living colour: Brightly-colored bacteria could be used to ‘grow’ paints and coatings

Researchers have unlocked the genetic code behind some of the brightest and most vibrant colours…

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Earth’s crust determined the course of the evolution of life? Scientists confirm
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Earth’s crust determined the course of the evolution of life? Scientists confirm

Life on Earth developed the way it did because of how environment impacted the course…

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‘Chameleon’ ocean bacteria can shift their colours
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‘Chameleon’ ocean bacteria can shift their colours

Cyanobacteria – which propel the ocean engine and help sustain marine life – can shift…

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New osteoporosis treatment on its way? Scientists found that altering sugar chains promotes bone growth
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New osteoporosis treatment on its way? Scientists found that altering sugar chains promotes bone growth

Osteoporosis affects millions of people around the globe. It causes bones to become fragile and…

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Wildfires in Africa promote biodiversity, but we still have to learn to use them
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Wildfires in Africa promote biodiversity, but we still have to learn to use them

Wildfires are horrible and we typically try to control them. However, we mostly interfere because…

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Bread helped solving Tasmania’s iodine deficiency
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Bread helped solving Tasmania’s iodine deficiency

Iodine is an essential element. Iodine deficiency is linked to poor mental performance as well…

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Scientists discover the secrets behind the cuttlefish’s 3D ‘invisibility cloak’
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Scientists discover the secrets behind the cuttlefish’s 3D ‘invisibility cloak’

An international team of scientists has identified the neural circuits that enable cuttlefish to change…

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Blood and urine tests developed to indicate autism in children
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Blood and urine tests developed to indicate autism in children

New tests which can indicate autism in children have been developed by researchers at the…

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Dishonest Behaviour leads to Lower Rankings of Job Performance
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Dishonest Behaviour leads to Lower Rankings of Job Performance

A new study published in the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology has found that…

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