Super-Powered Styrofoam Substitute Could Change How We Insulate Homes
What we need is an insulation alternative that is effective, non-hazardous, and environmentally friendly, and this new material seems to fit the bill.
DNA Origamists Folded These Nanobots to Snuff Out Cancer
Chinese and American scientists are using DNA origami technology to snuff-out cancer with microscopic precision.
Researchers Find Black Hole 'Village' at Center of Milky Way
After years of prediction and accumulating information, astrophysicists have unveiled the first evidence of a black hole village—and it exists right in the middle of our galactic neighborhood.
Criminal Sentencing Algorithm No More Accurate Than Random People on the Internet
Single Gene May Dramatically Reverse Age-Related Mental Decline
With people living longer than ever, can science give us a means to defy age, and keep our minds intact?
Extreme Diver Community Evolved Spleens Similar to Seals
The Bajau people appear to have developed heritable adaptations that imitate the diving features of seals.
Can You Change Your Microbiome?
Boosting beneficial microbes sounds simple enough, but the benefits for healthy people are hard to pin down.