A long-standing puzzle regarding the nature of disk galaxies has finally been solved: A new study shows that groups of stars with the same age always flare as the result of massive galactic...
Tests carried out in zero-gravity on board the FOKUS research rocket. Successful demonstration of technology for the QUANTUS mission.
Scientists have successfully developed lightning-fast, high-efficiency gallium nitride power switches. The market potential is enormous.
Materials that self-assemble and self-destruct once their work is done are highly advantageous for a number of applications – as components in temporary data storage systems or for medical devices....
Despite last year's record wheat harvest in Russia, the Russian government recently imposed an additional tax on wheat exports. What will be the impact on the world markets?
Mices are less suited to study the foundations of vocal learning than previously assumed. They are unable to learn specific vocalizations because of the missing function in their cerebrum area.
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