(IMDEA Networks Institute) The University of Haifa (Israel) and two teams from the IMDEA Networks Institute have developed an innovative autonomous system, SYMBIOSIS, to monitor real-time schools of fish. This system, which combines optical…
Credit: FSU Photo/Bill Lax Although marijuana use for medical and recreational purposes is at an all-time high in the United States, a team of researchers led by a Florida State University professo..
High altitude is a particularly challenging environment - the terrain is physically challenging and the land has a relatively poor crop yield, so food can be sparse. Most importantly, oxygen levels ar..
Credit: Derek Siveter/Tom Harvey/Peiyun Cong Scientists have discovered the fossil of an unusual large-bodied 'nude' sea-creature from half a billion years ago. The creature belongs to ..
Climate change will have a rapidly increasing effect on the structure of global ecological communities over the next few decades, with amphibians and reptiles being significantly more affected than bi..
In many species, including humans, the young are often more susceptible to infection than adults, even after accounting for prior exposure to infection. From an evolutionary perspective this may seem puzzling, as dying young or becoming…
Credit: MIT CSAIL Getting robots to do things isn't easy: usually scientists have to either explicitly program them or get them to understand how humans communicate via language. But what if..
Credit: Tao Sun Recent research published in a paper in NANO by a group of researchers from Yunnan University investigates the recent research progress on QDs/GR composites with focus on their indu..
Credit: Kyoto University Abrupt changes of wind power generation output are a source of severe damage to power systems. Researchers at Kyoto University developed a stochastic modeling method that en..
Credit: Florida Atlantic University The Internet of things (IoT) - smartphones, vehicles, smart buildings, home appliances and other devices that use electronics, software and sensors - have transf..