Freeze-dried dung gives clue to Asian elephant stress

Freeze-dried dung gives clue to Asian elephant stress..

Olivia Rogers 16-Aug, 19:40 16 BBC

"Collecting fresh faecal samples is not as easy as it may sound," says researcher Sanjeeta Sharma Pokharel. But her efforts have helped...


A new tool could one day improve Lyme disease diagnosis

A new tool could one day improve Lyme disease diagnosis..

Antonio Roberts 16-Aug, 17:40 15 ScienceNews

A new testing method can distinguish between early Lyme disease and a similar tick-borne illness, researchers report. The approach may one...


Robot, heal thyself

Robot, heal thyself..

Cole Becker 16-Aug, 14:30 16 ScienceNews

A new type of soft robot can go under the knife and make a full recovery in about a day. Researchers fashioned a robotic hand, gripper and...


What can the eclipse tell us about the corona’s magnetic field?

What can the eclipse tell us about the corona’s magnetic field?..

Gavin Perry 16-Aug, 11:10 14 ScienceNews

View the video The star of any solar eclipse is, of course, the sun. And total eclipses give the sun’s wispy, tenuous atmosphere the...


Scotland's largest solar farm gets green light

Scotland's largest solar farm gets green light..

Mary Paterson 16-Aug, 06:43 14 BBC

The green light has been given for what will be Scotland's largest solar farm. Moray Council has granted Elgin Energy planning permission...


'Frankenstein dinosaur' mystery solved

'Frankenstein dinosaur' mystery solved..

Sophia Bell 15-Aug, 21:33 17 BBC

Scientists have solved the puzzle of the so-called "Frankenstein dinosaur", which seems to consist of body parts from unrelated species. ...


Seismologists get to the bottom of how deep Earth’s continents go

Seismologists get to the bottom of how deep Earth’s continents go..

Diego Ross 15-Aug, 18:51 18 ScienceNews

Earthquake vibrations are revealing just how deep the continents beneath our feet go. Researchers analyzed seismic waves from earthquakes...


Plants 'hijacked' to make polio vaccine

Plants 'hijacked' to make polio vaccine..

David Brooks 15-Aug, 08:20 13 BBC

Plants have been "hijacked" to make polio vaccine in a breakthrough with the potential to transform vaccine manufacture, say scientists. ...


'Donald Trump forest' climate change project gains momentum

'Donald Trump forest' climate change project gains momentum..

Cole Becker 15-Aug, 08:20 14 BBC

A campaign to plant trees to compensate for the impact of President Trump's climate policies has 120,000 pledges. The project was started...


Can the eclipse tell us if Einstein was right about general relativity?

Can the eclipse tell us if Einstein was right about general..

Tyler Holmes 15-Aug, 07:50 11 ScienceNews

Almost a century ago, a solar eclipse revealed the geometry of spacetime. Now, physicists and amateur astronomers — armed with...


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