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Breaking local symmetry—why water freezes but silica forms a glass

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Phys.org – latest science and technology news stories The origin of SiO2 glass formation revealed by simulations. Credit: 2018 HAJIME … Continue reading Breaking local symmetry—why water freezes but silica forms a glass

Stronger Than Steel, Able to Stop a Speeding Bullet–It’s Super Wood!

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Scientific American Content: Global Some varieties of wood, such as oak and maple, are renowned for their strength. But scientists … Continue reading Stronger Than Steel, Able to Stop a Speeding Bullet–It’s Super Wood!

First flashes of light observed from individual graphene nanoribbons

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Phys.org – latest science and technology news stories A graphene nanoribbon is partially suspended by a microscope tip, resulting in … Continue reading First flashes of light observed from individual graphene nanoribbons

Taking ibuprofen for long periods found to alter human testicular physiology

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Medical Xpress Credit: CC0 Public Domain A team of researchers from Denmark and France has found that taking regular doses … Continue reading Taking ibuprofen for long periods found to alter human testicular physiology

General anesthetics do more than put you to sleep

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Medical Xpress A representation of thousands of tracked syntaxin1A molecules in a neuron exposed to propofol. Credit: Associate Professor Bruno … Continue reading General anesthetics do more than put you to sleep

See-through metals

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to ESA Top News Microscopic metal Astronauts on the International Space Station have begun running an experiment that could shine new … Continue reading See-through metals

Addicted to Your Phone? It Could Throw Off Your Brain Chemistry

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Live Science   It’s hard to escape screens; there is a roughly 100 percent chance you are looking at one … Continue reading Addicted to Your Phone? It Could Throw Off Your Brain Chemistry

Engineers 3-D print high-strength aluminum, solve ages-old welding problem using nanoparticles

The nanoparticle-functionalized powder is fed into a 3-D printer, which layers the powder and laser-fuses each layer to construct a three-dimensional object. Credit: B. Ferguson – HRL Laboratories

Keep on marching for science education

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Nature – Issue – nature.com science feeds The new school year is beginning in the United States, and science education … Continue reading Keep on marching for science education

Confirmed: Electrons Flowing Like Liquid in Graphene Are Insanely Superconductive

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to ScienceAlert Electrons have been caught flowing through graphene like a liquid, reaching limits physicists thought were fundamentally impossible. This type … Continue reading Confirmed: Electrons Flowing Like Liquid in Graphene Are Insanely Superconductive

Breakthrough ink discovery could transform the production of new laser and optoelectronic devices

The research titled Black phosphorus ink formulation for inkjet printing of optoelectronics and photonics has been published today in Nature Communications and was funded by the Royal Academy of Engineering and the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC).

What Is Science?

Science is a systematic and logical approach to discovering how things in the universe work. It is also the body of knowledge accumulated through the discoveries about all the things in the universe. 

Early Clinical Trial Shows ‘Cancer Vaccines’ Can Protect Humans From Tumours

New hope. Cancer comes in many different forms, and it is not unusual for diagnosed patients to endure multiple kinds of treatments before one that is effective against their particular … Continue reading Early Clinical Trial Shows ‘Cancer Vaccines’ Can Protect Humans From Tumours

Neil deGrasse Tyson Warns Science Denial Could ‘Dismantle’ Democracy

Neil deGrasse Tyson says that when people who deny science rise to power that is a recipe for a complete dismantling of our democracy. Credit: Redglass Pictures/YouTube Renowned astrophysicist Neil … Continue reading Neil deGrasse Tyson Warns Science Denial Could ‘Dismantle’ Democracy

China is about to change the way it uses a last-resort antibiotic for the better—but it’s too late

China is about to make a major change to how it uses a last-resort antibiotic called colistin. As part of its efforts against antibiotic overuse, a global problem that has … Continue reading China is about to change the way it uses a last-resort antibiotic for the better—but it’s too late