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Unraveling the stripe order mystery

One of the greatest mysteries in condensed matter physics is the exact relationship between charge order and superconductivity in cuprate superconductors. In…

Evolution does repeat itself after all: How evolution lets stripes come and go

Why does evolution repeat itself? What happens genetically during these repetitions? Do the same or other genes and mechanisms produce organisms that look…

Test strips for cancer detection get upgraded with nanoparticle bling

However, there's a lot more hCG in pee than there is of cancer biomarkers in blood. Identifying minute concentrations is the greatest challenge of test strips…

Mathematical model helps show how zebrafish get their stripes

Zebrafish have become quite a popular model organism for biology researchers over the past few decades. The small freshwater fish begin life as transparent…

How the zebrafish gets its stripes

Three major pigment cell types, black cells, reflective silvery cells, and yellow cells emerge during growth in the skin of the tiny juvenile fish and arrange…

Nanotubes laid out in stripes

A number of technical innovations of recent times involve the use of thin layers of carbon nanotubes. In 2013, for instance, scientists from Stanford…

The blind also have a Stripe of Gennari

This bundle of nerve fibers, which is approximately 0.3 mm thick, is not exclusively responsible for optic information. In the blind, it might play a greater…

3-D images – cordless and any time

There will soon be an easier way of doing it: The police officers will only need to pick up a 3-D sensor, press a button as on a camera, and a few seconds…

Study shows how the zebrafish gets his stripe

Their findings add to the growing list of tasks carried out by an important molecule that is involved in the arrangement of everything from nerve cells to…