So-called plastic crystals could open new avenues in the quest to make refrigerators with only solid components.
Brian Owens, Contributor
An analysis of more than 50 years of song lyrics identifies a dark trend in popular music.
Research suggests most North American college and professional hockey players don't specialize as youngsters.
James P. Allison and Tasuku Honjo share prize for discovery of checkpoint inhibitors for cancer therapy.
The science of heat transfer confirms the wisdom of Italian pizzaiolos.
Populations with a variety of genes can help a species adapt to threats like diseases and climate change.
Individuals will compromise on their own temperature preferences to gain the benefits of group life.
As erosion claims land, local scientists explore using oysters to preserve parts of the Mississippi delta.
Massive geoengineering projects to hold back glaciers in Greenland and Antarctica could slow sea level rise.
Green plant could help clean up heavy metal contamination at industrial sites.
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