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Collecting clean water from air, inspired by desert life

Engineering
COLUMBUS, Ohio–Humans can get by in the most basic of shelters, can scratch together a meal from the most humble ...

Fish bones yield new tool for tracking coal ash contamination

Ecology
DURHAM, N.C. — A Duke University study shows that trace elements in a fish’s ear bones can be used to ...

Study yields new insight on how memory works

Medicine
Two Veterans Affairs researchers have explored how memory is tied to the hippocampus, with findings that will expand scientists’ understanding ...

Biodegradable, produces zero toxic waste and recycles into organic waste: ...

Engineering
A new Tel Aviv University study describes a process to make bioplastic polymers that don’t require land or fresh water ...

Beyond Einstein

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When stars collapse, they can create black holes, which are everywhere throughout the universe and therefore important to be studied. ...

NASA telescopes take a close look at the brightest comet ...

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As the brilliant comet 46P/Wirtanen streaked across the sky, NASA telescopes caught it on camera from multiple angles. NASA’s Hubble ...

Faint glow within galaxy clusters illuminates dark matter

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A new look at Hubble images of galaxies could be a step toward illuminating the elusive nature of dark matter, ...

Greener days ahead for carbon fuels

Chemistry
For decades, scientists have searched for effective ways to remove excess carbon dioxide emissions from the air, and recycle them ...

Data storage using individual molecules

InformaticsMore Science
Researchers from the University of Basel have reported a new method that allows the physical state of just a few ...

New data show barbershop blood pressure checks remain highly effective

Medicine
LOS ANGELES — Dec. 17, 2018 — New 12-month data from the Smidt Heart Institute at Cedars-Sinai backs up an ...