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December 8, 2020

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The World's First DNA 'Tricorder' in Your Pocket

Scientists have built the first mobile genome sequence analyzer, making DNA analysis portable and accessible anywhere in the ...

Image-Based Navigation Could Help Spacecraft Safely Land on the Moon

Engineers have demonstrated how a series of lunar images can be used to infer the direction that a spacecraft is moving. This technique, sometimes called visual odometry, allows navigation ...

Harnessing Quantum Properties to Create Single-Molecule Devices

Researchers report that they have discovered a new chemical design principle for exploiting destructive quantum interference. They used their approach to create a six-nanometer single-molecule switch ...

Key Building Block for Organic Molecules Discovered in Meteorites

Scientists have confirmed the presence in meteorites of a key organic molecule which may have been used to build other organic molecules, including some used by life. The discovery validates theories ...
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A Study Predicts Smooth Interaction Between Humans and Robots

According to a new study, making eye contact with a robot may have the same effect on people as eye contact with another person. The results predict that interaction between humans and humanoid ...

Physicists Capture the Sound of a Perfect Fluid

Physicists have observed sound waves moving through a 'perfect' fluid. The results should help scientists study the viscosity in neutron stars, the plasma of the early universe, and other ...

Astronomers to Release Most Accurate Data Ever for Nearly Two Billion Stars

On 3 December 2020 an international team of astronomers will announce the most detailed ever catalogue of the stars in a huge swathe of our Milky Way galaxy. The measurements of stellar position and ...

Cluster of Alaskan Islands Could Be Single, Interconnected Giant Volcano

A small group of volcanic islands in Alaska's Aleutian chain might be part of a single, undiscovered giant volcano, say scientists. If the researchers' suspicions are correct, the newfound ...

Chaotic Early Solar System Collisions Resembled 'Asteroids' Arcade Game

One Friday evening in 1992, a meteorite ended a more than 150 million-mile journey by smashing into the trunk of a red Chevrolet Malibu in Peekskill, New York. Nearly 30 years later, a new analysis ...

Supernova Surprise Creates Elemental Mystery

Researchers have discovered that one of the most important reactions in the universe can get a huge and unexpected boost inside exploding stars known as ...

Best Region for Life on Mars Was Far Below Surface

The most habitable region for life on Mars would have been up to several miles below its surface, likely due to subsurface melting of thick ice sheets fueled by geothermal heat, a new study ...

Astronomers developed a new method to calibrate detectors to the light from dust in our Galaxy, thereby describing a new physics, with 99.2 percent accuracy, that may show parity symmetry ...

Oddly Satisfying Metamaterials Store Energy in Their Skin

Researchers have developed a way for a material to store energy in its skin through invertible ...

New Glue Sticks Easily, Holds Strongly, and Is a Gas to Pull Apart

Research introduces temporary adhesives that don't require tearing or ripping to pull ...

Next Step in Simulating the Universe

Researchers have developed a way to accurately represent the behavior of elementary particles called neutrinos in computer simulations of the Universe. The simulation results reveal the effects of ...

Octogenarian Snapper Found Off Australia Becomes Oldest Tropical Reef Fish by Two Decades

An 81-year-old midnight snapper caught off the coast of Western Australia has taken the title of the oldest tropical reef fish recorded anywhere in the world. The octogenarian fish was found at the ...

A Shapeshifting Material Based on Inorganic Matter

By embedding titanium-based sheets in water, a group led by scientists has created a material using inorganic materials that can be converted from a hard gel to soft matter using temperature changes, ...

Experiments Unravelling the Mystery of Mars' Moon Phobos

There is no weather in space - but there is weathering: Celestial bodies are bombarded by high energy particles. On the Mars moon Phobos, the situation is complicated: It is hit by particles from the ...

Ultrathin Spray-Applied MXene Antennas Are Ready for 5G

New antennas so thin that they can be sprayed into place are also robust enough to provide a strong signal at bandwidths that will be used by fifth-generation (5G) mobile devices. Performance results ...

The missing dark matter in certain galaxies can be explained by the effects of tidal disruption: the gravity forces of a neighboring massive galaxy, literally tearing the smaller galaxy ...

Earth Faster, Closer to Black Hole, in New Map of Galaxy

Earth 'just got' 7 km/s faster and about 2000 light-years closer to the supermassive black hole in the center of the Milky Way Galaxy. But don't worry, this doesn't mean that our ...

How Does the Spider Spin Its Self-Assembled Silk?

Researchers report on a new model for spider silk assembly. The key to spider silk 'spinning' is a combination of acidification and a process known as liquid-liquid phase separation, or ...

Keyhole Wasps May Threaten Aviation Safety

A new study finds that invasive keyhole wasps at the Brisbane Airport were responsible for instances of fully blocked replica pitot probes -- vital instruments that measure airspeed. The results ...

Game Changer in Thermoelectric Materials Could Unlock Body-Heat Powered Personal Devices

A breakthrough improvement in ultra-efficient thermoelectric materials, which can convert heat into electricity and vice versa, has great potential for applications ranging from low-maintenance, ...

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