Algae shells are perfectly constructed to exploit sunlight. These materials may provide efficient and cheap solar cells.
International Research Project: Why are so many Indian IT workers getting sick, and what can be done to prevent it?
Earthquakes. Tsunamis. Forest fires and terror attacks. Norway and the rest of the world must be prepared for catastrophes.
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is more treatable than previously thought. A novel method has shown to be remarkably effective.
The genes have spoken: your dinner plate should be divided into three, and you should eat six times a day.
An vehicle-based computer alert system that warns of moose on the road causes motorists to react quickly. Roadside warning signs just don’t have the same effect.
China is often accused of supporting totalitarian regimes in Africa. But the United States arms far more African dictatorships than China does.
Gene therapy may someday in the future replace the use of implants in deaf people. The carrier for this gene medicine may be derived from shrimp shells.
These scientists can predict the direction an oil spill will take, or if salmon lice will infect a neighbouring fish farm.
About 40 million people worldwide have dementia, and many more will continue to be diagnosed in the future. How should society meet this challenge?
If a car tilts, a sensor beeps, and our mobile phones alert us when the battery gets too low. But who gets notified if grandma falls? Or who checks her blood pressure daily?
What exactly happens when we send an SMS or enlarge or shrink images on a mobile screen? And why doesn’t it work if we wear gloves?
A new kind of vessel is being specially designed to tolerate the tough, frigid conditions in the Arctic.
DOCTORAL WORK – David McGhie: Friction and shock absorption in artificial turf – what are the most important factors in the choice of artificial turf and soccer/football boots?
The medieval coin workshop found in Trondheim is the world’s best preserved. Now scientists have reconstructed the entire coin-making process.
Synthetic biology has arrived. At a stroke, gene technologists have become the world’s most significant and controversial designers.