Transforming greenhouse gases: New 'supercatalyst' to recycle carbon dioxide and methane

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Engineers have developed a new and cost-effective catalyst to recycle two of the main causes behind climate change — carbon dioxide (CO2) and methane (CH4). All Top News — ScienceDaily  More...

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Hydrogen fuel from water by harnessing red and near-infrared regions of sunlight

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Scientists have synthesized a compound that absorbs near-infrared light to produce hydrogen from water. The compound contains three ruthenium atoms connected by an organic More...

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What grosses out a chimpanzee? The origins of disgust

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Chimps show increased latencies to feed, and tendencies to maintain greater distances from possible contaminants and/or outright refusals to consume food in test conditions, More...

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Passenger pigeon genome shows effects of natural selection in a huge population

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The passenger pigeon is famous for the enormity of its historical population and for its rapid extinction in the face of mass slaughter by humans. Yet it remains a mystery More...

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On the origins of star stuff: Shedding new light on origin of anti-matter

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Astronomers have used a high-altitude observatory in Mexico to better understand where gamma rays come from. More than 300 massive water tanks sit waiting at the site for cascades More...

By Pundit001 On Thursday, November 16th, 2017
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Bryozoans: Fossil fills missing evolutionary link

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Scientists recently announced the discovery of a missing evolutionary link — a fossil of the first known member of the modern bryozoans to grow up into a structure. All More...

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Paraplegic rats walk and regain feeling after stem cell treatment

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Paralyzed rats implanted with engineered tissue containing human stem cells were able to walk independently and regained sensory perception in their hind legs and tail. The More...

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Lava or not, exoplanet 55 Cancri e likely to have atmosphere

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Twice as big as Earth, the super-Earth 55 Cancri e was thought to have lava flows on its surface. Now, a new analysis finds this planet likely has an atmosphere whose ingredients More...

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Does this one gene fuel obesity?

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Variants in a gene called ankyrin-B — carried by millions of Americans — could cause people to put on pounds through no fault of their own, new research demonstrates. All More...

By Pundit001 On Wednesday, November 15th, 2017
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Multiplayer video games: Skill at game and intelligence linked

[unable to retrieve full-text content] A link between young people’s ability to perform well at two popular video games and high levels of intelligence has been uncovered. All Top News — ScienceDaily  More...