New anti-cancer weapon: Nanotech- China.org.cn
Invention could make produce last longer — and really put a dent in food waste | MNN – Mother Nature Network: But what is lost when picked produce doesn’t ripen for weeks or months?
Physics – Focus: How 1000 Bacterial Species Can Coexist: The surprising stability of large and diverse bacterial communities can be explained by a model that emphasizes the microbes’ food requirements.
Alzheimer’s gene neutralised in human brain cells for the first time: Scientists have claimed an important breakthrough in the battle against Alzheimer’s after neutralising the most significant gene responsible for the disease for the first time.
More than half your body is not human – BBC News: Human cells make up only 43% of the body’s total cell count, while the rest are microscopic colonists.
Birds get their internal compass from this newly ID’d eye protein | Science News: Birds can sense magnetic fields, thanks to internal compasses that likely rely on changes to proteins in the retina.
Measuring animal intelligence – CBS News: The minds of dolphins, dogs and elephants function in ways humans can easily underestimate
Plastic recycling: Your questions answered – BBC News: Answering your questions about what you can recycle, where and why.
Google Home can now connect to any Bluetooth speaker
Genetic Turnover High at DNA “Hotspots” | GEN: The fitness cost of chromosomal integration in bacteria is examined in a new study.