The Solar System’s “Ocean Worlds” are Now New Targets for the James Webb Telescope

The world’s most powerful satellite will now study if life is possible in some of the Solar System’s moons.

August 24, 2017

Cracking a Biological Mystery: DNA Detectives Solve the Problem of Biothreat Look-Alikes

They want to avoid giving false positives.

August 24, 2017

This Computational Model of Chemical Building Blocks May Help Explain Life’s Origins

Here’s an example of how computers, chemistry, and biology can work together.

August 24, 2017

For the First Time, Researchers Sent a Quantum-Secured Message Through the Air Above a City

"The secure, free-space communication scheme we demonstrated could potentially link Earth with satellites."

August 24, 2017

New Study Uncovers How Ancient Microbes Can Survive in the Harshest Environments

"This new research has allowed us to create, for the first time, a detailed model of the structure that propels the archaea."

August 24, 2017

Researchers Develop Nanosystem that Dramatically Improves the Visualization of Tumors

It "will contribute to more personalized and potentially more effective interventions to improve the clinical outcomes of cancer patients."

August 24, 2017

Dragonfly Quadcopter To Explore Habitable Sites on Saturn’s Largest Moon

We could soon find out the habitability of Titan.

August 24, 2017

Here’s How We Can Stop Driverless Cars from Being Hacked

Cyber security is the next big challenge for the car industry.

August 24, 2017

A Disposable Alcohol Test Reveals Whether You Are Fit to Drive Within Two Minutes

This disposable test fits easily into a small wallet.

August 24, 2017

New Study Reveals Impact of Local Beliefs on Protecting Threatened Species

"There are examples of myths and superstitions seriously harming the survival of certain species, and examples where they actually help species to survive."

August 24, 2017
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