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Urine, From Waste To Fertilizer

Urine, From Waste To Fertilizer

With its high nutrient content, urine could replace our dwindling supply of mineral fertilizer, researchers say.

Climate Change Could Undermine Food Security

Climate Change Could Undermine Food Security

Taking into account the effects of both climate change and air pollution, researchers predict that the resulting fall in global food production will cause a 30 percent increase in undernourishment.

Electrons Exhibit Strange Quantum Behavior

Electrons Exhibit Strange Quantum Behavior

Instead of rotating uniformly as predicted by classical physics, electrons rotate at three different frequencies in a magnetic field.

Synthetic Ion Transporters Make Cells Self-Destruct

Synthetic Ion Transporters Make Cells Self-Destruct

Synthetic ion transporters increase the influx of chloride ions into the cell, thereby triggering apoptosis.

Electromagnetic Stimulation For A Better Brain?

Electromagnetic Stimulation For A Better Brain?

A study shows that weak electromagnetic stimulation could reorganize the brain with few side effects.

NMR Under Pressure

NMR Under Pressure

An NMR-probe that can withstand extremely high pressures could give us insights into the chemistry happening deep below the Earth’s crust.

Fighting Counterfeits With Nanopillars

Fighting Counterfeits With Nanopillars

The moisture from a breath of air reveals hidden patterns in a nanopillar-structured material.

The Optimal Thickness for Next Gen RRAM

The Optimal Thickness for Next Gen RRAM

Scientists have found that varying the thickness of the interlayer is one method that could be used to enhance the performance of RRAM devices.

Deep Down, The Moon Is Still Warm

Deep Down, The Moon Is Still Warm

Contrary to expectations, scientists have found that the Moon has a warm inner core.

Graphene: Simple Switch From Sheets To Droplets

Graphene: Simple Switch From Sheets To Droplets

By tweaking pH, scientists have managed to cause graphene to spontaneously form liquid crystal droplets.