Going off the rails: Research reveals ecological impact of rail transport on UK bat species

New research from the University of Sussex has revealed the ecological impact of rail transport on bats in the UK, throwing light on a previously unstudied area......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgOct 20th, 2021

How you speak up at work can affect whether you"re picked for a team

Business leaders and management experts often encourage people to speak up in the workplace. Suggesting a creative idea or a more efficient way to work can help companies overcome challenges and meet goals. But new research shows another, more subtle.....»»

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Where did western honey bees come from? New research finds the sweet spot

For decades, scientists have hotly debated the origin of the western honey bee. Now, new research led by York University has discovered these popular honey-producing bees most likely originated in Asia......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021

Research finds nasal problem plagued long-nosed crocodile relatives

Research published in the journal Anatomical Record finds that humans have more in common with endangered crocodiles than we think—namely, a deviated septum......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021

Air bubbles sound climate change"s impact on glaciers

As the world's temperatures rise, tidewater glaciers are receding and melting, releasing air trapped in the ice. Scientists can listen to the release of the air and potentially use the sounds to help them gauge the impact of climate change on the ice.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021

Valve reveals the Steam Deck"s packaging, complete with Portal references and suggestions where to play

Valve writes that it recently completed its DV (Design Validation) manufacturing build of the Steam Deck, which it will be using for additional testing and developer kits. DV is the final prototype build, meaning the finished consumer unit will come.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021

Activating immune cells for cancer nano-immunotherapy

With nanotechnology we can understand, mimic, and modulate our immune system. For her Ph.D. research, Annelies Wauters studied how tiny nanocarriers can be used to control the immune system, and target and activate immune cells to fight cancer cells......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021

How some tissues can "breathe" without oxygen

Humans need oxygen molecules for a process called cellular respiration, which takes place in our cells' mitochondria. Through a series of reactions called the electron transport chain, electrons are passed along in a sort of cellular relay race, allo.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021

Iron selenide film reveals clues about superconductivity

Through their study of two-dimensional iron selenide (FeSe) films, a research team has unlocked some intriguing clues about superconductivity......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021

Prairies facing ecological disaster from uncontrolled spread of wild pigs

His warnings have gone largely unheeded, while wild pigs continue rapidly expanding across Western Canada, with no nationally co-ordinated science-based containment strategy in place and limited provincial resources available. For Brook, it's a recip.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021

Study: New German govt"s plans fall short of climate goal

A research institute's analysis has concluded the incoming German government's plans for curbing greenhouse gas emissions are insufficient to put Germany on course to meet the goals of the 2015 Paris climate accord......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021

Inside the tectonic wake of a migrating restraining bend: Mount Denali—the highest mountain peak in North America

In their recent publication, "Why is Denali (6,190 m) so big? Caught inside the tectonic wake of a migrating restraining bend," Jeff A. Benowitz and a research team from the University of Massachusetts Amherst, Virginia Tech, and the South Dakota Sch.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021

Invasive ants can threaten ecosystems by damaging plants at the roots

Invasive ant species can be found in almost every ecosystem on earth, but the impact these invaders may have on plant health has only recently been investigated by scientists. A new study published in Journal of Ecology is the first of its kind to fi.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021

Forests offer minimal protection against major flood events

New research examining whether forests can mitigate flood risk suggests they may offer less protection against major events than had been hoped......»»

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Physicists exploit space and time symmetries to control quantum materials

Physicists from Exeter and Trondheim have developed a theory describing how space reflection and time reversal symmetries can be exploited, allowing for greater control of transport and correlations within quantum materials......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021

Asustek ranks as most valuable brand in Taiwan

Taiwan-based PC vendor Asustek Computer is the most valuable brand in the country this year as it takes top place in the 2021 Best Taiwan Global Brands survey conducted by the Taiwan Institution for Economic Research commissioned by the Ministry of E.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021

Research aircraft reveal a surprisingly strong Southern Ocean carbon sink

The Southern Ocean is a significant carbon sink, absorbing a large amount of the excess carbon dioxide emitted into the atmosphere by human activities, according to a new study led by the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021

The layered effect: A single-cell map of corn"s root reveals a regulator of cellular diversity

A new study uses novel single-cell profiling techniques to reveal how plants add new cell layers that help them resist climate stressors like drought or flooding. The research focuses on corn—a critically important crop around the world—in an eff.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021

Public relations practitioners" AI knowledge is limited, but they are aware of AI"s potential

A new research report from the Chartered Institute of Public Relations' AIinPR Panel, which has been co-authored by the University's Emeritus Professor of Corporate Communication Anne Gregory, has found that practitioners see the huge potential that.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021

Nuclear deformation research could advance artificial tissue engineering

Biomedical Engineering Professor Corey Neu and Ph. D. student Benjamin Seelbinder of the University of Colorado at Boulder wanted to answer two fundamental questions. How do cells adapt to their environment and how does a mechanical environment influ.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021

Intel’s first Arc Alchemist discrete GPU may be on par with GTX 1650 Super

A new leak reveals the specifications of an upcoming discrete Intel graphics card: The Intel Arc A380. It seems the card is comparable to the GTX 1650 Super......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021