SCIENCE DAILY A new method has been developed allowing for quick and precise measurement of quantum states. 3 months
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One-shot vaccine passes key preclinical test in newborn monkey models
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NASA examines Peru's deadly rainfall
PHYS.ORG The Global Precipitation Measurement mission or GPM constellation of satellites provide data on precipitation rates and totals. Recently the GPM core observatory measured the heavy rainfall that caused extensive flooding and loss of life in Peru. 5 days
Stem cells shown to restore erection capability in men with erectile dysfunction
SCIENCE DAILY New clinical trial results show that stem cells can restore sufficient erectile function to allow previously impotent men to have spontaneous intercourse. This is... 1 day
Multi-parameter microscopy aids design of improved optoelectronic devices
PHYS.ORG The National Physical Laboratory (NPL) has developed a novel measurement method, providing simultaneous topographical, electrical, chemical and optical microscopy (STEOM) at the nanoscale for the first time. The new method can be... 4 days
First-in-human study shows positive results for new medicine that could reduce maternal deaths
NEWS MEDICAL The Monash University Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences today announced positive results from a first-in-human study of a new, inhaled form of a medicine that... 7 days
Philips announces results from clinical studies comparing iFR- and FFR-guided strategy for assessment of heart disease
NEWS MEDICAL Royal Philips today announced that the results from two large clinical trials comparing patient outcomes using... 6 days
How reliable are traditional wildlife surveys?
SCIENCE DAILY To effectively manage a wildlife species, one of the most basic things you need to know is how many of them are out there. However, it's almost never feasible to count every single individual -- so... 6 days
How reliable are traditional wildlife surveys?
PHYS.ORG To effectively manage a wildlife species, one of the most basic things you need to know is how many of them are out there. However, it's almost never feasible to count every single individual—so how do... 6 days
Can Water Naturally Flow Uphill?
LIVE SCIENCE Earth's gravity is strong, but can water ever naturally go against it and flow uphill? 2 days
Upper part of Earth’s magnetic field reveals details of a dramatic past
SCIENCE DAILY Satellites have been mapping the upper part of the Earth magnetic field by collecting data for three years and found some amazing features about... 6 days
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ASTRO WATCH Rosetta scientists have made the first compelling link between an outburst of dust and gas and the collapse of a prominent cliff, which also exposed the... 7 days
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ESA Strong electric currents in the upper atmosphere are known to vary according to the season, but ESA’s Swarm mission has discovered that this seasonal variation is not the same in... 6 days
Electrons used to control ultrashort laser pulses
SCIENCE DAILY We may soon get better insight into the microcosm and the world of electrons. Researchers have developed a tool that makes it possible to control extreme UV light -- light with much shorter wavelengths... 7 days
Google ad boycott could aim ire at ad-serving software
PHYS.ORG Google's money-making foundation is strong enough to endure a current boycott by advertisers, but the movement could rattle the practice of software "programmed" ad placement, analysts said on Thursday. 4 days
Medical News Today: Erectile dysfunction: Stem cell therapy restores sexual function in phase I trial
MNT Early trial results reveal how stem cell therapy allowed men with erectile dysfunction to engage in sexual intercourse... 3 days
Encouraging results for patients with aggressive brain cancer
SCIENCE DAILY Patients diagnosed with a glioblastoma, and who undergo current standard treatment, have a median survival of 16 months. Based on recent information on the mechanisms of chemotherapy, a team of researchers developed... 4 days
Strong interaction between herbivores and plants
SCIENCE DAILY Important findings have been revealed on the interaction between nutrient availability and the diversity of consumer species in freshwater environments. A better understanding of this interaction will contribute to developing possibilities to maintain biodiversity in all... 5 days
Asian-American students have strong academic support—but is it too much?
PHYS.ORG Despite having the strongest academic support from parents, teachers, and friends, second-generation Asian American adolescents benefit much less from these supports than others, finds a study by NYU's... 5 days
Heat exposure associated with mental illness
SCIENCE DAILY A mental hospital-based study in Hanoi, Vietnam looked at if there is a relationship between heat exposure and mental health problems. The results showed significant increase in hospital admissions for mental illnesses during periods of heatwaves,... 7 days
Strong interaction between herbivores and plants
PHYS.ORG A research project conducted at the University of Cologne's Zoological Institute reveals important findings on the interaction between nutrient availability and the diversity of consumer species in freshwater environments. A better understanding of this interaction will... 5 days
Trail cams used to monitor predators of deer fawns
PHYS.ORG Deer fawns in Pennsylvania face a cruel reality—only half of them survive until their first birthday, and much of that mortality results from predation. 1 day
When writing interferes with hearing
SCIENCE DAILY A cochlear implant is an electronic device capable of restoring hearing in a profoundly deaf person by stimulating the nerve endings in the inner ear. However, results can be extremely variable. Using brain imaging techniques, a neuroscientist and... 2 hours
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SPACE NEWS Satellite connectivity provider Global Eagle Entertainment has been given until May 19 to release its 2016 financial results... 19 hours
AMP releases new guidelines for validation of NGS-based oncology panels
NEWS MEDICAL The Association for Molecular Pathology, the premier global, non-profit molecular diagnostics professional society, today published consensus recommendations to help clinical laboratory professionals achieve high-quality sequencing results and deliver... 6 days
Promising results obtained with a new electrocatalyst that reduces the need for platinum
SCIENCE DAILY A group researchers has developed a manufacturing method for electrocatalysts that only uses one hundredth of the amount of platinum generally used... 4 days
Sunrise II: A second look at the Sun
PHYS.ORG scillating fibrils, explosive increases in temperature, and the footprints of coronal loops: 13 articles published today provide an overview of the results of the second flight of the balloon-borne solar observatory Sunrise. 4 days
Steep rise of the Bernese Alps
PHYS.ORG The striking north face of the Bernese Alps is the result of a steep rise of rocks from the depths following a collision of two tectonic plates. This steep rise gives new insight into the final... 4 days
Chemists ID catalytic 'key' for converting CO2 to methanol
SCIENCE DAILY Results from experiments and computational modeling studies that definitively identify the 'active site' of a catalyst commonly used for making methanol from CO2 will guide the design of improved catalysts... 5 days
Promising results obtained with a new electrocatalyst that reduces the need for platinum
PHYS.ORG Platinum is a very expensive metal and it is therefore one of the bottlenecks hindering the growth of renewable energy. Platinum is... 5 days
Zika virus protein mapped to speed search for cure
SCIENCE DAILY A team of scientists has mapped a key protein that causes the Zika virus to reproduce and spread. Results of this study advance efforts to find drugs in fight against... 14 hours
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