Three researchers show their suburban backyard is home to more than 1,000 species

A challenge among three housemates to identify species around their inner-Brisbane home has resulted in an academic research paper, showcasing the rich biodiversity in urban landscapes......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgDec 7th, 2023

Can a lone wolf affect the environment? Red wolf researchers have surprising data

As Ron Sutherland guides his Subaru along the roads of Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge, he keeps his eyes peeled......»»

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It"s not just toxic chemicals: Radioactive waste was also dumped off Los Angeles coast, scientists conclude

For decades, a graveyard of corroding barrels has littered the seafloor just off the coast of Los Angeles. It was out of sight, out of mind—a not-so-secret secret that haunted the marine environment until a team of researchers came across them with.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News41 min. ago

Researchers harness 2D magnetic materials for energy-efficient computing

Experimental computer memories and processors built from magnetic materials use far less energy than traditional silicon-based devices. Two-dimensional magnetic materials, composed of layers that are only a few atoms thick, have incredible properties.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News41 min. ago

Chromatin accessibility: A new avenue for gene editing

In a study recently published in Nature Genetics, researchers from Nano Life Science Institute (WPI-NanoLSI), Kanazawa University explore chromatin accessibility, i.e., endogenous access pathways to the genomic DNA, and its use as a tool for gene edi.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News41 min. ago

Australian researchers discover new native rodent species

Australia can lay claim to two new species of native rodent thanks to a study from The Australian National University (ANU)......»»

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New realistic computer model will help robots collect moon dust

A new computer model mimics moon dust so well that it could lead to smoother and safer lunar robot teleoperations. The tool, developed by researchers at the University of Bristol and based at the Bristol Robotics Laboratory, could be used to train as.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News8 hr. 40 min. ago

Android TV Users Get New Quick-Access Row

Google announced this week that it is adding a new quick-access row to the home screen UI for Android TV users. With it, you can jump directly into things like live TV, title exploration, and more. As we can see in the above image, the quick-access r.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News12 hr. 40 min. ago

Can"t stand gossip? New research suggests that gabbing about others is "not always a bad thing"

Rumormongers, blabbermouths, busybodies—no matter what you call them, gossipers get a bad rap. But new theoretical research conducted by University of Maryland and Stanford University researchers argues that gossipers aren't all that bad. In fact,.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 8 min. ago

Study finds home heating fuel is direct source of sulfate in Fairbanks"s winter air

Use of residential heating fuel is the main contributor of primary sulfate pollution in Fairbanks's wintertime air, according to research conducted during an international science program in the community in 2022......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 8 min. ago

High resolution techniques reveal clues in 3.5 billion-year-old biomass

To learn about the first organisms on our planet, researchers have to analyze the rocks of the early Earth. These can only be found in a few places on the surface of Earth. The Pilbara Craton in Western Australia is one of these rare sites; there are.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 8 min. ago

Study explores perceptions of US Veterans Treatment Courts

A new study by researchers at the University of Massachusetts (UMass) Lowell, San Diego State University, and Penn State Harrisburg has examined perceptions of team members who work with a U.S. program called Veterans Treatment Courts (VTCs) regardin.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 8 min. ago

How Americans really feel about the teaching of controversial topics in schools

While Americans overwhelmingly agree on the fundamental value of public education, a new study by researchers at USC reveals deep partisan divides on sensitive topics like LGBTQ+ inclusion and racial justice in K-12 curricula......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 8 min. ago

Researchers develop molecules for a new class of antibiotics that can overcome drug resistant bacteria

About a decade ago, researchers in UC Santa Barbara chemistry professor Guillermo Bazan's lab began to observe a recurring challenge in their research: Some of the compounds they were developing to harness energy from bacteria were instead killing th.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 8 min. ago

Solar-driven green synthesis of epoxides

Research published in the journal Science China Chemistry is expected to serve as comprehensive background knowledge and to provide researchers with insight into the recent developments of solar-driven green synthesis of epoxides......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 8 min. ago

New data can help better understand glaciers

On February 20, a dedicated team of researchers presented a new high-resolution calving front dataset from 149 glaciers in Svalbard, spanning from 1985 to 2023. This innovative dataset, featured in Earth System Science Data, offers an important tool.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 8 min. ago

The 8 best TV deals from LG, Sony, Samsung, and more

If you're looking to take your home home entertainment to the next level with a shiny new TV, then look no further than our list of the best TV deals......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News16 hr. 8 min. ago

New Pixel Fold 2 Renders Show Big Changes to Camera, Design

Pixel Fold 2 leaks are everywhere these days. First, we heard rumors of a device with better-than-expected specs, followed by a reveal of a device said to be the Fold 2 with a pretty radical change to the camera design. Now, 3D renders are here to tr.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News17 hr. 40 min. ago

Watch all 2024 Major League Soccer games with MLS Season Pass on Apple TV

The Major League Soccer season starts today, and once again Apple is your exclusive streaming home of all the games. Watch with an MLS Season Pass subscription priced at $99 for the whole season, or discounted to $79 for Apple TV+ subscribers. ML.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News18 hr. 8 min. ago

Watch David Tennant bring a dog to the BAFTAs in chaotic opening sketch

Watch the BAFTAs 2024 opening sketch in which David Tennant brings Michael Sheen's dog to the show. David Tennant made a dramatic entrance to the BAFTAs on Sunday night, and he came armed with Michael Sheen's dog.In the amusing open sketch abov.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News18 hr. 40 min. ago

"Avatar: The Last Airbender" clip shows Iroh and Zuko in action

Netflix's 'Avatar the Last Airbender' is coming soon. Here's a sneak peak at the firebending dream team. Avatar: The Last Airbender fans who have been (im)patiently waiting for a glimpse of the upcoming Netflix adaptation are in luck: the show.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News18 hr. 40 min. ago