Cancer cells cast a sweet spell on the immune system

Cancer cells cast a sweet spell on the immune system..

Mia Mason 21-Mar, 13:20 15 ScienceNews

Shrink yourself small enough to swoop over the surface of a human cell, and you might be reminded of Earth’s terrain. Fats, or lipids, stay...


Rosetta saw cliffs collapse on comet

Rosetta saw cliffs collapse on comet..

Kevin Allen 21-Mar, 11:30 17 BBC

The comet visited by the Rosetta spacecraft is constantly being re-shaped, sometimes in dramatic fashion. It witnessed the collapse of...


'Step change' needed to create more woodland

'Step change' needed to create more woodland..

Kevin Allen 21-Mar, 09:40 13 BBC

The amount of new woodland created in England last year amounts to under 700 hectares, an area little bigger than London's Olympic Park. ...


Space view of Earth's magnetic rocks

Space view of Earth's magnetic rocks..

William Jacobson 21-Mar, 09:40 10 BBC

Stand on the surface of the planet and the intensity of the global field may be between 25,000 and 65,000 nanoTeslas (a fridge magnet is a...


'Extreme and unusual' climate trends continue after record 2016

'Extreme and unusual' climate trends continue after record 2016..

Michael Adamson 21-Mar, 09:40 11 BBC

In the atmosphere, the seas and around the poles, climate change is reaching disturbing new levels across the Earth. That's according to a...


Life on Earth may have begun as dividing droplets

Life on Earth may have begun as dividing droplets..

Antonio Roberts 21-Mar, 07:42 10 ScienceNews

NEW ORLEANS — In a primordial soup on ancient Earth, droplets of chemicals may have paved the way for the first cells. Shape-shifting...


Single-atom magnets store bits of data

Single-atom magnets store bits of data..

Gavin Perry 21-Mar, 00:42 11 ScienceNews

NEW ORLEANS — ­The tiniest electronic gadgets have nothing on a new data-storage device. Each bit is encoded using the magnetic field of a...


Last remnant of North American ice sheet on track to vanish

Last remnant of North American ice sheet on track to vanish..

Antonio Roberts 20-Mar, 17:44 15 ScienceDaily

The last piece of the ice sheet that once blanketed much of North America is doomed to disappear in the next several centuries, says a new...


Study points a way to better implantable medical devices

Study points a way to better implantable medical devices..

Olivia Rogers 20-Mar, 17:44 18 ScienceDaily

Medical devices implanted in the body for drug delivery, sensing, or tissue regeneration usually come under fire from the host's immune...


LHC: Five new particles hold clues to sub-atomic glue

LHC: Five new particles hold clues to sub-atomic glue..

Maria Stewart 20-Mar, 16:42 14 BBC

The Large Hadron Collider has discovered new sub-atomic particles that could help to explain how the centres of atoms are held together. ...


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