Τρίτη, 3 Δεκεμβρίου 2013
The Burmese python’s ability to ramp up its metabolism and enlarge its organs to swallow and digest prey whole can be traced to unusually rapid evolution and specialized adaptations of its genes and the way they work, an international team of biologists says in a new paper.
Secrets in python genome
Arizona State University scientists have developed a microfluidic chip that can sort good germs from bad.
Sorting good germs from bad in the bacterial world
Oil and water don’t mix, as any chemist or cook knows. Tom Russell, a polymer scientist from the University of Massachusetts who now holds a Visiting Faculty appointment with Berkeley Lab’s Materials Sciences Division, is using that chemical and culinary truth to change the natural spherical shape of liquid drops into ellipsoids, tubes and even fibrous structures similar in appearance to glass wool.
Shapes of Things to Come
Δευτέρα, 2 Δεκεμβρίου 2013
Παρασκευή, 29 Νοεμβρίου 2013
A new space mission that will study the universe in a completely new way will be launched by the European Space Agency in 2034.
Observing Gravitational waves | Tracing Knowledge ... Στα ίχνη της Γνώσης