Chemistry in motion
Researchers produce first-ever videos of chemical synthesis at atomic resolution.
23 Aug 2019 ⋅ Nature Communications
Materials scientists build a synthetic system with compartments like real cells
UMass Amherst, Berkeley National Lab team develop synthetic compartmentalization.
22 Aug 2019 ⋅ Chem
BES launches large-scale study to test whether ‘blinding’ reduces bias in science publishing
British Ecological Society launches large-scale study to test whether 'blinding' reduces bias in science publishing.
21 Aug 2019 ⋅ Functional Ecology
First of its kind mapping model tracks how hate spreads and adapts online
Team of researchers studying hate on social media outlines challenges to dismantling online hate groups worldwide
21 Aug 2019 ⋅ Nature
Poo transplants to help save koalas
Poo transplants are helping expand koala microbiomes, allowing the marsupials to eat a wider range of eucalypts and possibly survive habitat loss.
21 Aug 2019 ⋅ Animal Microbiome
All-in-one: New microbe degrades oil to gas
Microscopy suggests that the recently discovered microbe Methanoliparia produces methane from crude oil all by themselves
20 Aug 2019 ⋅ mBio
Shasta dam releases can be managed to benefit both salmon and sturgeon, study finds
Optimal scenario for releasing water into the Sacramento River can meet the needs of endangered winter-run chinook salmon, threatened green sturgeon, and downstream water users
20 Aug 2019 ⋅ Journal of Applied Ecology
City parks lift mood as much as Christmas, Twitter study shows
The greener the greenspace, the happier and less self-absorbed people are, Vermont team reports
20 Aug 2019 ⋅ People and Nature
Scientists extract H2 gas from oil and bitumen, giving potential pollution-free energy
The only product of this process is hydrogen, meaning that it the technology is effectively pollution and emission free.
19 Aug 2019 ⋅ Goldschmidt2019
Potential treatments for citrus greening
Citrus greening has devastated the citrus industry in Florida and is found in many of the country's citrus growing regions.
19 Aug 2019 ⋅ Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences