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Science breakthrough on curbing dengue

Scientists from Australia’s national science agency, CSIRO, and the University of California San Diego have engineered the first breed of genetically modified mosquitoes resistant...

Chemistry finding could make solar energy more efficient

Scientists for the first time have developed a single molecule that can absorb sunlight efficiently and also act as a catalyst to transform solar...

Nuclear waste could be recycled for diamond battery power

Work has begun at Berkeley Power Station in to remove radioactive waste products from the site as part of its decommissioning programme. Aerial view of...

XMM-Newton uses light echoes to map dynamic black hole

Although most black holes are too small on the sky for us to resolve their immediate surroundings, we can explore these mysterious objects by...

Proteins that protect against joint inflammation identified

In protecting us against infections, our immune systems are vital to our survival. Unfortunately, immune cells can sometimes wrongly attack the body, resulting in...

Taking One for the Team: How Bacteria Self-Destruct to Fight Viral Infections

Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine have discovered how a new immune system works to protect bacteria from bacteriophages (phages),...

NASA, SpaceX Complete Final Major Flight Test of Crew Spacecraft

NASA and SpaceX completed a launch escape demonstration of the company’s Crew Dragon spacecraft and Falcon 9 rocket Sunday. This was the final major...

Latest tech in clinical grafts? A ‘universal’ blood vessel

Yale doctors have developed a way to create vascular grafts from stem cells that are as strong as the original blood vessels they would...

America’s most widely consumed oil causes genetic changes in the brain

New UC Riverside research shows soybean oil not only leads to obesity and diabetes, but could also affect neurological conditions like autism, Alzheimer’s disease,...

This Neuron Could Have Implications for Effective Diet Drugs

A CALCR cell found in mice may stop feeding without subsequential nauseating effects as well as influence the long term intake of food. Ever eaten...

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