Nanometer-thick materials might make high-performance electronics cheaper and easier to manufacture
Sediment cores from the Great Blue Hole reveal that a series of extreme storms hit the region after 900. The storms may have irreparably damaged an already stressed Maya population.
The overlap between peak fire season and pandemic response has made for a serendipitous experiment in forest fires in two Indian states. Humans, not lightning, seem to be the likeliest culprit.
Researchers have used lasers to make graphene on Kevlar textiles, creating protective clothing that can record the wearer’s electrocardiogram (ECG) or sense a toxic gas.
Symbiotic bacteria living in plant stems produce compounds that kill aphids
Submersible device measures superoxides to understand coral health
Remotely activated bone scaffolds can mimic the effects of patient movement and may someday help bone regeneration