In a factory just outside San Francisco, there’s an upright stainless steel vat the size of a small car, and it’s got something swirling inside.
Researchers have developed a new technique that peppers metallic nanoparticles into semiconductors, an advance that could boost the efficiency of LED lighting by 50 percent and even pave the way for invisibility cloaking devices.
Researchers studying saliva have found suggestions that a “ghost” species of archaic humans contributed genetic material to ancestors of people living in Sub-Saharan Africa today.
Researchers have created a visualization of how fruit flies sense and process temperature and humidity with a “sensory map” in their brains.
While geckos have amazing adhesive strength, a new theoretical study finds that adhesion has its limits and geckos still experience falls.