Chronic wounds such as diabetic foot ulcers can be very difficult to treat, partially because of antibiotic-resistant "biofilms" that form over the affected tissue. A new type of microneedle patch, however, has been shown to deliver medication throug
Two white-coated lab technicians, seated at work stations in a corner, are vastly outnumbered by the machines. Robotic arms calibrate liquids in microdrops. Small trays, with 96 tiny wells each, shuttle around the lab on magnetic tracks. Centrifuges
The discovery of hundreds of new objects in the outer solar system confirms weird gravitational effects that could be caused by "Planet Nine."
In May, 2021, UK construction company Nationwide Engineering laid the world's first graphene-enhanced concrete slab engineered for sustainability in a commercial setting.
Last year, physicists reported that an experimental dark matter detector picked up a strange signal that could hint at new physics, with several suspects highlighted.
An impressive new study is presenting robust evidence showing the toxic proteins thought to be the cause of Alzheimer's disease may be produced in the liver and travel through the blood before landing in the brain causing neuron damage.
Ivermectin can help a person fight off COVID-19 through at least three different mechanisms of action.