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Protecting San Joaquin Valley farmland essential, study

The below July 25, 2018 press release is from the American Farmland Trust. Today , American Farmland Trust, in partnership with the Conservation Biology Institute,...

Wild Nature Institute, Penn State, and Microsoft Azure Work Together to Find the Giraffe...

Giraffe are the tallest animal on earth, so naturally scientists have turned to big data solutions for giraffe conservation.  Researchers from the Penn State...

A dishwasher that keeps itself clean: how lasers are changing everyday items

By Jonathan O’Callaghan At the smallest of scales, science can become rather weird. So weird in fact that metals and other materials can be...

Creative, egalitarian, carbon-neutral – the future of industry?

by Annette Ekin In 30 years’ time, industrial companies will have a social purpose: be completely carbon neutral and give everyone the opportunity to...

Rumors of Age Reversal: The Plasma Fraction Cure

I say “rumors” because there is no publication and results from just 6 rats, all of which were sacrificed for the sake of tissue...

‘The moon is a history museum and we’ve only visited the gift shop’

Humans have not set foot on the moon since 1972, when the last Apollo mission came back to Earth. That could all change in...

In a picture: Hunting down guerrilla tumour cells – Prof. Rolf Bjerkvig

Professor Rolf Bjerkvig, a specialist in brain cancer research, tells us why guerrilla cells make the disease so hard to treat. Brain tumours are hard to treat...

The Hamster Wheel Dogs

Humankind has used dogs in many different ways in history. It is even possible that dog domestication had its roots in their abilities as...

Antibiotic misuse in children still a concern in the US

Children in the US are still being incorrectly and over-prescribed antibiotics, new research has shown. Published in the Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society,...

Preserved in Ice

You struggle for breath. And reach towards the sun With yellowed fingertips; Stunted roots Can no longer drink The static water that was Once a stream.   Your perfectly preserved husk Lies buried; Sheets...

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