Wal-Mart Stores Inc. have issued an immediate recall of the My Sweet Love/My Sweet Baby Cuddle Care Dolls that are sold exclusively at its store since August 2012, according to The City Wire. The company has received 12 reports of incidents including two reports of burns or blisters on the thumb and...
A newly designed vacuum chamber by a researcher team from Spain is capable of mimicking most of the conditions present on the Martian world. It is designed for use in future mission to Mars.
New MIT technique could help decipher genes' roles in learning and memory.
A giant spacecraft, similar to that of a sunflower, is designed to block the bright glare of the stars and help future space telescopes capture pictures of Earth-like rocky planets around nearby stars, space agency NASA announced.
An advanced assay quickly illuminates bacteria for more rapid, accurate detection.
New microscopy technique captures 3-D images of cells as they flow through a microfluidic channel.
Nanoparticles have a great deal of potential in medicine: for diagnostics, as a vehicle for active substances or a tool to kill off tumours using heat. ETH Zurich researchers have now developed particles that are relatively easy to produce and have a wide range of applications.
A recent study shows that violent video games may boost aggression in young children.
A collaborative study discovered that when compared to humans, a computer system can more accurately identify real or faked expressions of pain.
Hybrid materials combine bacterial cells with nonliving elements that can conduct electricity or emit light.
The Defense Research Advanced Projects Agency (DARPA) is famous for their robotics contests. Through these contests the agency developed the autonomous car, and many are aware, yet concerned, that an autonomous robot might soon be developed.
Since the end of last year, Switzerland has boasted the most powerful supercomputer in Europe: "Piz Daint". As of today, it is officially cleared for research. For the approval, "early science" has already been conducted successfully on "Piz Daint" over the last few weeks.