November 3, 2021

Worm Reveals How Our Bodies Work

Have you heard of  C aenorhabditis elegans ? He is an exceptional being, a superstar in laboratories, who has been indispensable to a myriad of discoveries and has contributed to the success of six…

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November 3, 2021

Plastic Particles In Snow

The snow may be melting, but it is leaving pollution in the form of micro and nanoplastics behind, according to a McGill study published recently in Environmental Pollution. The pollution is…

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November 2, 2021

Lab-Made Mini Brains

From engineering on human stem cells, a team of scientists generated miniature "organoids" that shed light on what the nervous systems of Neanderthals might have looked like. Although these distant…

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November 2, 2021

Smart Devices Powered By Light

We are increasingly using smart devices such as smartphones, smart speakers, and health and wellness sensors in our homes, offices, and public buildings. However, the batteries they use can drain…

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November 2, 2021

Converting Carbon Dioxide To Methanol

Converting carbon dioxide to methanol, a potentially renewable alternative fuel, offers the opportunity to simultaneously form an alternative fuel and reduce carbon dioxide emissions. Inspired by natural processes, a team…

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