Previous attempts to recreate the structures of nacre have proved to be challenging, according to Barthelat.
The Moon mission will be the US space agency's first attempt to demonstrate in-situ resource utilisation (ISRU) beyond Earth.
The discovery of the dolphin species "Inia araguaiaensis" was announced earlier this week
Opportunity is examining the rim of the Endeavour Crater and has driven 38.7 kilometres from where it landed on January 24, 2004.
The study found that social media and micoblogs including Twitter and Facebook could also be effective in detecting disease outbreaks.
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The study was published in the journal Attention, Perception, and Psychophysics.
Researchers found that birds flap their wings at just the right time so as maximise an updraft and minimise a downdraft.
Focusing on the timing of cyber conflict, the model analyses when an attacker is most motivated to exploit a system.
Allowing the import of human embryos for artificial reproduction will open up a huge segment of the medical tourism market.
Younger people seem to have better memories because they are able to retrieve them in higher definition, scientists have found.
Researchers used radiocarbon dating to determine age estimates for adult white sharks in the Northwest Atlantic Ocean
Ten years after NASA landed two rovers on Mars for a 90-day mission, one is still exploring, and the project has generated hundreds of thousands of images from the planet’s surface. Now the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum is presenting more than 50 of the best photographs from the two rovers known as Spirit […]
The substance inhibits a pain-sensing pathway in the spinal cord known as the cannabinoid receptor 2.