High pressure could be the key to making advanced metal mixtures that are lighter, stronger and more heat-resistant than conventional alloys, a new study by Stanford researchers suggests. Humans hav..
Credit: Florida Atlantic University For humans, there are hundreds of antibodies available on the market today to evaluate immune status in health and diseases. However, for the more than 42 known ..
Credit: GSA Bulletin, S.A. Johnstone et al., and Photograph C provided courtesy of Juan C. Fernandez Diaz. Boulder, Colo., USA: If you ever fly from L.A. to San Francisco, California, you may notice..
Credit: Tim Fulton, IODP / JRSO An international team of scientists has found evidence suggesting the dehydration of minerals deep below the ocean floor influenced the severity of the Sumatra earthq..
Credit: Daniel Y. Takahashi A baby's babbles start to sound like speech more quickly if they get frequent vocal feedback from adults. Princeton University researchers have found the same type of..
Credit: Roach & Phillmore/The Auk: Ornithological Advances The Hermit Thrush is famous for its melodiously undulating song, but we know very little about whether--and if so, how--its songs vary acr..
Credit: Photo by George Phillips, MDWFP Museum of Natural Science. A chance discovery in Mississippi provides the first evidence of an animal closely related to Triceratops in eastern North America. ..
Credit: Susan Stover, Rex Buchanan, and GSA Today. Boulder, Colorado, USA: The heart of the United States is a highly productive agricultural region. This "breadbasket" underpins much of U.S. societ..
Credit: (Image credits: Kim Garwood / Julia Robinson Willmott) The spectacular variety of colours and patterns that butterflies use to ward off potential predators may result from highly localised ..
KNOXVILLE--How you dress, talk, eat and even what you allow yourself to feel - these often unspoken rules of a group are social norms, and many are internalized to such a degree that you probably don&..