Scientists Counted All The Protein Molecules in a Cell And The Answer Really Is 42

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to ScienceAlert This is so perfect. Biologists have served up the answer to the ultimate question of life, the Universe, and … Continue reading Scientists Counted All The Protein Molecules in a Cell And The Answer Really Is 42

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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

Physicists find a way to control charged molecules—with quantum logic

An infographic of NIST technique for quantum control of molecules. Credit: Hanacek/NIST National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) physicists have solved the seemingly intractablepuzzle of how to control the … Continue reading Physicists find a way to control charged molecules—with quantum logic

Researchers validate the stability of genetic markers

Researchers found short ribonucleic acid molecules (microRNA) even in mummies like Oetzi. Credit: Andreas Keller, Saarland University They have found the molecules in the well-known glacier mummy “Ötzi.” A number … Continue reading Researchers validate the stability of genetic markers

Scientists have tied molecules into the tightest knot ever created

Scientists have successfully manipulated strands of molecules to create the tightest physical knot ever, with eight crossings twisting molecules into a Celtic knot-structure. That might not sound too impressive, but … Continue reading Scientists have tied molecules into the tightest knot ever created