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A team of scientists at MPQ achieves a twentyfold amplification of single-photon signals with the help of an ultracold quantum gas.
Data transmission over long distances usually utilizes optical techniques via glass fibres – this ensures high speed transmission combined with low power...
Onset of puberty in female bonobos precedes that of chimpanzees
Puberty is the threshold between childhood and adulthood. Behavior and appearance change considerably during this period – not only in humans but also in our...28.07.2014 | Life Sciences | Read more
First national study finds trees saving lives, reducing respiratory problems: Air pollution modeling reveals broad-scale impacts of pollution removal by trees
In the first broad-scale estimate of air pollution removal by trees nationwide, U.S. Forest Service scientists and collaborators calculated that trees are...28.07.2014 | Health and Medicine | Read more
Oxford University scientists have shown that a powerful drug given at the time of a kidney transplant operation not only halves the early risk of rejection, but that it also allows a less toxic regimen of anti-rejection drugs to be used after the operation.
The key results are reported in The Lancet and presented at the World Transplant Congress in San Francisco today. They will help doctors faced with a difficult...28.07.2014 | Health and Medicine | Read more
Ozone and higher temperatures can combine to reduce crop yields, but effects will vary by region
Many studies have shown the potential for global climate change to cut food supplies. But these studies have, for the most part, ignored the interactions...28.07.2014 | Studies and Analyses | Read more
Phosphate transport from fungi to plant roots requires a proton pump
Phosphorous (P) is a component of DNA and plays an important role in energy metabolism; therefore it is essential for all organisms. Plants are able to take it...28.07.2014 | Life Sciences | Read more
New surveillance program will help government enforce fishing regulations
Seeking to gain a high-tech edge over illegal fishers, the Government of Belize will use “eyes in the sky” to enforce fishing regulations in the biodiverse...28.07.2014 | Ecology, The Environment and Conservation | Read more
Study shows power of combining big data analysis with cutting-edge genomic techniques
Using data from over 18,000 patients, scientists have identified more than two dozen genetic risk factors involved in Parkinson's disease, including six that...28.07.2014 | Life Sciences | Read more
Engineers use carbon nanospheres to protect lithium from the reactive and expansive problems that have restricted its use as an anode
Engineers across the globe have been racing to design smaller, cheaper and more efficient rechargeable batteries to meet the power storage needs of everything...28.07.2014 | Power and Electrical Engineering | Read more
A new study finds more than 75 percent of the water loss in the drought-stricken Colorado River Basin since late 2004 came from underground resources. The extent of groundwater loss may pose a greater threat to the water supply of the western United States than previously thought.
This study is the first to quantify the amount that groundwater contributes to the water needs of western states. According to the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation,...28.07.2014 | Earth Sciences | Read more
Study reveals promising information for developing an alternative to antibiotics
Research published today in PLOS Pathogens reveals how viruses called bacteriophages destroy the bacterium Clostridium difficile (C. diff), which is becoming a...28.07.2014 | Life Sciences | Read more
Dinosaurs might have survived the asteroid strike that wiped them out if it had taken place slightly earlier or later in history, scientists say.
A fresh study using up-to-date fossil records and improved analytical tools has helped palaeontologists to build a new narrative of the prehistoric creatures'...28.07.2014 | Earth Sciences | Read more
Scientists have discovered a new species of mayfly in the southern Western Ghats, a mountain range along the west coast of India.
In fact, this is the first time that any mayfly belonging to the genus Labiobaetis has been collected in peninsular India.28.07.2014 | Life Sciences | Read more
Non-genotype 1 Infections Comprise over 50 percent of all HCV Cases
In one of the largest prevalence studies to date, researchers from the U.K. provide national, regional, and global genotype prevalence estimates for the...28.07.2014 | Studies and Analyses | Read more
Study points to grave implications for water supply
A new study by University of California, Irvine and NASA scientists finds more than 75 percent of the water loss in the drought-stricken Colorado River Basin...25.07.2014 | Earth Sciences | Read more
A novel combination of microscopy and data processing has given researchers at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory an unprecedented look at the surface of a material known for its unusual physical and electrochemical properties.
The research team led by ORNL’s Zheng Gai examined how oxygen affects the surface of a perovskite manganite, a complex material that exhibits dramatic magnetic...25.07.2014 | Materials Sciences | Read more
Stunning new observations from Frontier Fields
Astronomers using the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope have mapped the mass within a galaxy cluster more precisely than ever before. Created using observations...25.07.2014 | Physics and Astronomy | Read more
Astronomers using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope have gone looking for water vapor in the atmospheres of three planets orbiting stars similar to the sun -- and have come up nearly dry.
The three planets, known as HD 189733b, HD 209458b, and WASP-12b, are between 60 and 900 light-years away from Earth and were thought to be ideal candidates...25.07.2014 | Physics and Astronomy | Read more
Scientists discover the transmission used by zebrafish to change to another gear
As we walk along a street, we can stroll at a leisurely pace, walk quickly, or run. The various leg movements needed to do this are controlled by special...25.07.2014 | Life Sciences | Read more
New study shows efficiency at making living human cells from MS patients' skin samples
Scientists at The New York Stem Cell Foundation (NYSCF) Research Institute are one step closer to creating a viable cell replacement therapy for multiple...25.07.2014 | Health and Medicine | Read more
OSIRIS images of Rosetta’s comet resolve structures at 100 metres pixel scale
Rubber duckie has a collar! At least this is what the surface structures of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko look like in new images of taken by Rosetta’s...25.07.2014 | Physics and Astronomy | Read more
Novel genetic associations might enlighten underlying molecular mechanisms of schizophrenia and provide biomarkers for future diagnosis
For schizophrenia, biomarkers or supportive diagnostic tests are scarce and for many patients the efficacy of pharmacological treatment is limited. The PGC-SZ...25.07.2014 | Life Sciences | Read more
UM Rosenstiel scientists studied how fertilization of region could trigger carbonate formation
A new study suggests that Saharan dust played a major role in the formation of the Bahamas islands. Researchers from the University of Miami (UM) Rosenstiel...25.07.2014 | Earth Sciences | Read more
Exposure to light at night, which shuts off nighttime production of the hormone melatonin, renders breast cancer completely resistant to tamoxifen, a widely used breast cancer drug, says a new study by Tulane University School of Medicine cancer researchers.
The study, "Circadian and Melatonin Disruption by Exposure to Light at Night Drives Intrinsic Resistance to Tamoxifen Therapy in Breast Cancer," published in...25.07.2014 | Life Sciences | Read more
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