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Graphene forms under microscope’s eye

You don’t need a big laser to make laser-induced graphene (LIG). Scientists at Rice University, the University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UT Knoxville) and Oak Ridge National...

Were dinosaurs warm blooded? Their eggshells say yes

A Yale-led study turns up the heat on a key question about dinosaurs’ body temperature: Were they warm-blooded or cold-blooded? According to a new technique that...

New Process For Preserving Lumber Could Offer Advantages Over Pressure Treating

Pressure-treating – which involves putting lumber inside a pressurized watertight tank and forcing chemicals into the boards – has been used for more than...

Small altitude changes could cut the climate impact of aircraft

Contrails — the white, fluffy streaks in the sky that form behind planes — can harm the environment. Now, scientists report in ACS’ Environmental Science...

There will be organisms without biological parents

Bioengineers are on the brink of developing artificial organisms that will open up new applications in medicine and industry. Beat Christen discusses their risks...

Breakthrough Listen scans Milky Way Galaxy for beacons of civilization

The Breakthrough Listen Initiative released data from the most comprehensive survey yet of radio emissions from the plane of the Milky Way Galaxy and...

Artemis Student Challenge: NASA Selects University Teams to Build Technologies for the Moon’s Darkest...

Almost a quarter of a million miles away from home, the Moon’s permanently shadowed regions are the closest extraterrestrial water source. These craters have...

New etching technique could advance the way semiconductor devices are made

Novel technique for advancing the way semiconductors are made. Microelectronics like semiconductor devices are at the heart of the technologies we use each day. As...

NASA Selects Four Possible Missions to Study the Secrets of the Solar System

NASA has selected four Discovery Program investigations to develop concept studies for new missions. Although they’re not official missions yet and some ultimately may...

New Horizons Team Uncovers a Critical Piece of the Planetary Formation Puzzle

Data from NASA’s New Horizons mission are providing new insights into how planets and planetesimals – the building blocks of the planets – were...

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