Breakthrough innovation of $100 ultrasound machine by UBC

Engineers from the University of British Columbia have developed a new ultrasound transducer, that has the potential to lower the cost of ultrasound scanners...

Artificial anti-oxidant might be much more powerful than vitamin E

Naturally-derived anti-oxidants have become one of the ‘super’ health ingredient that people try to look for in a food. But the researchers from University...

Galaxies in the early universe quenched wildfire of starbirth

Astronomers, using ALMA, with the help of a gravitational lens, have detected the most-distant galactic "wind" of molecules that has ever been observed, seen...

Beetle can adapt chemical mimicry to parasitize different bee species

A beetle that can trick bees into carrying itself into their nests where it can then, live depending on their pollen, nectar and eggs,...

Social support important for life satisfaction in young patients with cancer

Social support was the most critical factor related to life satisfaction among adolescents and young adults who suffer from cancer, reports a research published...

‘Golden sandwich’ has potential to make the world more sustainable

Scientists have developed a photoelectrode that has the potential to harvest 85 percent of visible light in a 30 nanometers-thin semiconductor layer between gold...

Scientist describe three previously unknown ancient primates

Biological anthropologists from The University of Texas at Austin have identified three new species of fossil primates that have been previously unknown to science....

Falling stars hold the clue for understanding dying stars

An international team of researchers has come up with a new method to investigate the inner workings of supernovae explosions. This novel method uses...

Scientists take a step toward turning sunlight into fuel

The search to find new ways to harness solar power has just gotten one step closer to reality after researchers successfully split water into...

New high-performance non-fullerene organic solar cells

Organic solar cells (OSCs) have driven their efficiencies to more than 10% to reach a viable level for commercialization. However, the increase in the...