New research identifies properties of stem cells that determine cell’s fate

A research team from the University of California, Irvine has identified intrinsic cell properties that affects the fate of neural stem cells, influencing what...

New way to make could lead to economical fuel cells

Researchers from the Washington State University have found a new way to make low-cost, single-atom catalysts for fuel cells -- an advancement that could...

Could AI robots evolve the sense of prejudice on their own?

A new research suggests that being prejudiced towards others does not necessarily require a high level of cognitive ability and it could easily be...

University of Otago’s research to make smartphones even smarter

The global positioning system (GPS) in smartphones is going to become more accurate thanks to research conducted at the University of Otago, New Zealand,...

Mud from the deep sea gives new clues about ancient monsoon

A team of researchers, led by the University of Arizona, examined traces of leaf waxes from land plants that had accumulated in deep sea...

Protein that might have existed when life began identified

How did life arise on Earth?- scientists and numerous researches have been and tried to answer this perplexing question. Researches from Rutgers University have...

Climate change is increasing the prevalence of harmful parasite

Cattle or sheep grazing on pastures where the parasite is present can get infected with liver fluke, which grows in the liver of infected...

Superbugs are jumping regularly between humans and animals

When we talk about the complex beings that are superbugs, the MRSA staphylococcus can be considered one of the pathogens, the likes of which...

New study might help reduce primate electrocutions, form conservation strategies

A new research has outlined and analysed the incidences of primate electrocutions in Diani, Kenya so as to identify the hotspot areas that should...

Pluto should be reclassified as a planet: New Research

The reason why Pluto is no longer a planet is not valid, argues a new research from the University of Central Florida in Orlando....