Lasers can directly measure the time delay between different processes

Exact SciencesPhysics
EPFL scientists have been able to measure the ultrashort time delay in electron photoemission without using a clock. The discovery ...

Children improve at math when instruction engages their own bodies

Mathematics
This is one of the findings from a recent study coming from the University of Copenhagen’s Department of Nutrition, Exercise ...

Maya collapse came by with multiple waves of social ...

Archaeology
Using the largest set of radiocarbon dates ever obtained from a single Maya site, archaeologists have developed a high-precision chronology ...

Self-contained robotic bat can mimic the key flight mechanisms of ...

Engineering
Bats have long captured the imaginations of scientists and engineers with their unrivaled agility and maneuvering characteristics, achieved by functionally ...

Scientists are puzzled by the solitary existence of an ice ...

Astronomy
“Imagine if there was just one volcano on all of Earth,” says Michael Sori of the Lunar and Planetary Laboratory ...

The discovery of a vital molecule that regulates breathing could ...

Medicine
Connexin26 (Cx26) is a key molecule that reacts to CO2 in our bodies and activates breathing, reports Professor Nicholas Dale ...

The biological process in living cells that creates proteins resembles ...

Biology
Proteins begin life as long strings of amino acids that must fold into the three-dimensional shape prescribed for their particular ...

Learning a visual-spatial language improves peripheral vision among hearing adults

Medicine
Learning a visual-spatial language such as British Sign Language improves peripheral vision among hearing adults, a new study shows. “We were ...

Early predictors of anxiety and depression may be evident in ...

Medicine
Early predictors of anxiety and depression may be evident in the brain even at birth, new research suggests. Analyzing brain ...

Human stem cells hunt down and kill brain cancer

Medicine
In a rapid-fire series of breakthroughs in just under a year, researchers have made another advance in the development of ...