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ALMA Captures Its First Images of Sun
SCI-NEWS.COM The Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) telescope has been used to study the Sun for the first time. The new ALMA images... 3 hours
Researchers Sequence Genome of Arabica Coffee
SCI-NEWS.COM An international team of researchers led by University of California, Davis, geneticists has publicly released the first public genome sequence of Arabica coffee (Coffea... 6 hours
NuSTAR Finds Two Enormous Black Holes in Milky Way’s Neighborhood
SCI-NEWS.COM NASA’s Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array (NuSTAR) mission has identified two gas-enshrouded supermassive black holes, located at... 8 hours
Scientists Use Human Pluripotent Stem Cells to Regenerate Epicardium
SCI-NEWS.COM A process using human stem cells can generate heart cells belonging to the external layer, the epicardium, according... 12 hours
Humans Arrived in North America around 24,000 Years Ago
SCI-NEWS.COM Humans first arrived in North America 10,000 years earlier than previously thought, according to an analysis of ancient... 1 day
Ruby Seadragon Filmed Alive in Ocean for First Time
SCI-NEWS.COM A team of marine biologists from Scripps Institution of Oceanography and the Western Australia Museum has captured on... 1 day
Cassini Captures Breathtaking View of Saturn’s Moon Mimas
SCI-NEWS.COM This image of Saturn’s seventh largest moon, Mimas, was photographed when NASA’s Cassini spacecraft was approximately 115,000 miles (185,000 km)... 1 day
Hubble Sees Brilliant Stars in Sagittarius
SCI-NEWS.COM This colorful view of Milky Way was captured when the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope pointed its Advanced Camera for Surveys (ACS) towards the constellation... 1 day
Astronomers Map ‘Elements of Life’ in Milky Way Galaxy
SCI-NEWS.COM At the 229th Meeting of the American Astronomical Society on Jan. 5, 2017, astronomers from the SDSS/APOGEE (Sloan... 3 days
Study: Endogenous Retroviruses in Genome Important for Human Brain
SCI-NEWS.COM About 8% of the human genome is composed of endogenous retroviruses. According to a new study published in... 4 days
Hoolock tianxing: New Species of Gibbon Discovered in Myanmar and China
SCI-NEWS.COM A new species of hoolock gibbon has been discovered in eastern Myanmar and southwestern... 4 days
Archaeologists Unearth 1,500-Year-Old Settlement, Precious Jewelry in England
SCI-NEWS.COM Archaeologists from Oxford Archaeology working at Cherry Hinton in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, have uncovered a wealth of Roman and Anglo-Saxon... 4 days
Hyoliths: Mysterious Cambrian Animals Classified as Lophophorates
SCI-NEWS.COM Paleontologists have finally determined what hyoliths — a group of extinct marine creatures — actually are. Hyoliths evolved over 530 million years... 5 days
Milky Way’s Most Distant Stars Might Be Ripped from Sagittarius Dwarf Elliptical Galaxy
SCI-NEWS.COM Milky Way’s 11 most distant stars are located roughly 300,000... 5 days
Stem Cell-Based Transplantation Approach Improves Vision in End-Stage Retinal-Degeneration Mice
SCI-NEWS.COM In the Jan. 10 issue of the journal Stem Cell Reports, Dr. Michiko Mandai and colleagues... 5 days
Bryanites graeffii: New Beetle Species Described from 150-Year-Old Museum Specimen
SCI-NEWS.COM A new species of ground beetle has been identified by Cornell University Professor James Liebherr. “Bryanites... 6 days
Garnet Exoplanets Exist, But Can They Be Habitable?
SCI-NEWS.COM Astronomers and geoscientists from the United States and Brazil have joined forces to study the mix of major rock-building elements... 6 days
Photons Struggle to Escape Early Milky Way-Type Galaxies
SCI-NEWS.COM An international team of astronomers has discovered enormous halos of blue, faint light — made of so-called Lyman-alpha photons —... 6 days
Up to 76% of World’s Population is Now Overfat, Say Researchers
SCI-NEWS.COM According to an international team of scientists from New Zealand and Australia, up to... 6 days
Hummingbirds Process Motion in Unique Way, Study Shows
SCI-NEWS.COM According to new research published in the journal Current Biology, a key area of the hummingbird brain processes motion in... 1 week
Researchers Develop Novel Method to Repair Teeth using Alzheimer’s Drug Tideglusib
SCI-NEWS.COM A novel method of stimulating the renewal of living stem cells in tooth pulp... 1 week
ESO Joins Breakthrough Initiatives to Search for New Exoplanets in Alpha Centauri System
SCI-NEWS.COM The European Southern Observatory (ESO) has signed an agreement with... 1 week
Retroviruses Originated in Ocean 450 Million Years Ago, New Study Says
SCI-NEWS.COM Retroviruses (Retroviridae) — a family of viruses that includes pathogens such as HIV, feline... 1 week
Biologists Discover New Type of Microbial Photosynthesis
SCI-NEWS.COM An international team of biologists led by Washington State University Professor Haluk Beyenal has discovered a new type of cooperative photosynthesis that... 1 week
Earth-Moon System as Seen from Mars Orbit
SCI-NEWS.COM This image composite combines the best Earth image with the best Moon image from four sets of images acquired on November 20,... 1 week
Have We Seen Evidence of Titan’s Catastrophic Methane Downpours?
SCI-NEWS.COM Attempts to investigate the origin of giant wedge-shaped sedimentary structures on Saturn’s moon Titan using analogues in Death... 1 week
Hubble Space Telescope Spies Beautiful Spiral Galaxy
SCI-NEWS.COM NASA has released a stunning image snapped by the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope of the galaxy LEDA 1245565. LEDA 1245565 is a... 1 week
Astronomers Detect Exocomets Falling into HD 172555
SCI-NEWS.COM Exocomets are plunging into HD 172555, a nearby young star surrounded by a debris disk, according to a team of astronomers led... 1 week
Double-Ringed Elliptical Galaxy Spotted 372 Million Light-Years Away
SCI-NEWS.COM Astronomers have spotted for the first time an elliptical galaxy with two fairly round rings. The galaxy in question is... 2 weeks
Study Sheds New Light on Peopling of Tibet
SCI-NEWS.COM A new analysis of Chusang, an archeological site on the high-altitude Tibetan Plateau, suggests that permanent residents may have set... 2 weeks
New Horizons Spots Penitentes in Pluto’s Tartarus Dorsa Region
SCI-NEWS.COM Planetary researchers using data from NASA’s New Horizons mission have found evidence of snow and ice features on... 2 weeks
Novel Drug Reduces Spread of Melanoma by 90%
SCI-NEWS.COM A team of scientists at Michigan State University has discovered that a potential new drug, called CCG-203971, reduces the spread... 2 weeks
Researchers: Electrons ‘Puddle’ under High Magnetic Fields
SCI-NEWS.COM A team of materials scientists and physicists from the DOE’s Argonne National Laboratory, the National High Magnetic Field Laboratory and the National... 2 weeks
Repeating ‘Fast Radio Burst’ Found to Originate from Extremely Distant Dwarf Galaxy
SCI-NEWS.COM A large international team of astronomers has uncovered the cosmological source of a repeating ‘fast radio burst’ known as FRB 121102. Fast radio bursts... 2 weeks
New Antibiotic to Fight Gonorrhea Developed
SCI-NEWS.COM A team of researchers at the University of York, UK, has harnessed the therapeutic effects of carbon monoxide-releasing molecules to develop a new antibiotic... 2 weeks
Dwykaselachus oosthuizeni: Permian Fossil Reveals Origins of Chimaeras
SCI-NEWS.COM CT scans of the fossilized skull of Dwykaselachus oosthuizeni — a shark-like fish that lived during the Permian period, around... 2 weeks
VISTA Captures Detailed Image of Orion A
SCI-NEWS.COM This striking image, captured by ESO’s Visible and Infrared Survey Telescope for Astronomy (VISTA), shows the Orion A molecular cloud, the nearest... 2 weeks
New Experimental Antibiotics Show Promise against MRSA
SCI-NEWS.COM New experimental antibiotics developed by chemists at the University of Connecticut successfully treat methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infections. The success is due... 2 weeks
Researchers Discover Off-Switch for CRISPR-Cas9 System
SCI-NEWS.COM A team of scientists at the University of California, San Francisco, has discovered a way to inactivate the CRISPR-Cas9 gene-editing system using newly identified... 2 weeks
National initiative to increase number of faculty from under-represented minorities
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