Chemistry AND Physics
Credit: NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center/Mary Pat Hrybyk-Keith The space surrounding our planet is full of restless charged particles and roiling electric and magnetic fields, which create w..
Credit: Photo by L. Brian Stauffer CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- In the summer of 2012, two undergraduate students tackled a problem that plant ecology experts had overlooked for 30 years. The students demons..
Credit: Karel Tejkal, used with permission AMHERST, Mass. - Twenty years ago, microbiologist Barry Goodell, now a professor at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, and colleagues discovered a u..
Individual differences in the pattern of release of the hormone cortisol in response to a stressful experience reveal how stressed a person actually feels, suggests a study of healthy women published ..
Credit: Georgia State University ATLANTA -- A local start-up, life sciences company founded by Dr. Jenny Yang, Regents' Professor of Biochemistry at Georgia State University, has received a $2..
Credit: Washington State University PULLMAN, Wash. - Washington State University researchers have developed a way to grow algae more efficiently -- in days instead of weeks -- and make the algae mor..
The Human Factors and Ergonomics Society invites you to join the world's top HF/E researchers and practitioners at the 2017 International Annual Meeting, to be held October 9-13 at the JW Marriot..
Researchers at North Carolina State University have significantly increased the temperature at which carbon-based materials act as superconductors, using a novel, boron-doped Q-carbon material. The ..
PARIS, July 24, 2017 - The antiretroviral (ARV) drug dapivirine that is released from an experimental vaginal ring to protect against HIV is absorbed in very low concentrations into breastmilk, accord..
Credit: Elle Starkman/PPPL Office of Communications Turbulence, the violently unruly disturbance of plasma, can prevent plasma from growing hot enough to fuel fusion reactions. Long a puzzling conc..