World renowned robot safety expert joins Universal Robots

World renowned robot safety expert joins Universal Robots
Robotics   09 September 2016   Redazione

Odense, Denmark, September 9, 2016: Reach for the stars. That’s what Universal Robots did in their search for a new Global Technical...

Simulated life experiences a biodiversity crisis

Simulated life experiences a biodiversity crisis
Environment   12 August 2016  

Understanding how ecosystems will respond to global change is an outstanding question. In a work published in Nature Communications...

DID SOLAR WINDS CAUSE WATERY MARS TO DRY UP?

DID SOLAR WINDS CAUSE WATERY MARS TO DRY UP?
Physics and astronomy   06 November 2015   Redazione

Using data from NASA’s MAVEN (Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution) mission, researchers determined the rate at which stripping by the...

How fertilizer alters soil microbes around the world

How fertilizer alters soil microbes around the world
Environment   26 September 2015  

Adding nitrogen and phosphorous to the soil beneath grasslands shifts the natural communities of fungi, bacteria, and microscopic organisms...

Are we prepared for the next big Mediterranean tsunami?

Are we prepared for the next big Mediterranean tsunami?
Environment   28 August 2015  

Author: Matthew Blackett, Senior lecturer in physical geography and natural hazards at Coventry University. Nearly a century has passed...

Nano device measures molecule shape

Nano device measures molecule shape
Physics and astronomy   29 April 2015  

Having created the first mechanical device that can measure the mass of individual molecules, one at a time, a team of scientists has now...

The famous olive trees of Puglia are ravaged by disease – here’s how we can save them

The famous olive trees of Puglia are ravaged by disease – here’s how we can save them
Environment   10 April 2015  

Image - The whole olive-growing region of Puglia has been devastated. A common, humble field bug is spreading a disease that has already...

A ‘bionic leaf’ turns solar energy into chemicals and fuels

A ‘bionic leaf’ turns solar energy into chemicals and fuels
Energy   14 February 2015  

Photosynthesis – turning the sun’s energy into food for plants – is the biological system that feeds the world. But despite its...

NoGo-A and NgR1 regulate neural stem cell activity and production of new neurons

NoGo-A and NgR1 regulate neural stem cell activity and production of new neurons
Neuroscience   22 December 2012  

NoGo-A and its receptor NgR1 regulate neural stem cell activity and production of new neurons in the adult central nervous...

Biomass and photovoltaic power stations

Biomass and photovoltaic power stations
Energy   10 July 2011  

Comparison of land use and efficiencies Authors: Dr. Mirco Andreotti, Elisa Samorì Abstract: In this article we present a summary of...

Pharmacologic Rescue of Impaired Cognitive Flexibility, Social Deficits, Increased Aggression, and Seizure Susceptibility in Oxytocin Receptor Null Mice: A Neurobehavioral Model of Autism

Pharmacologic Rescue of Impaired Cognitive Flexibility, Social Deficits, Increased Aggression, and Seizure Susceptibility in Oxytocin Receptor Null Mice: A Neurobehavioral Model of Autism
Biology   02 May 2011  

Mariaelvina Sala, Daniela Braida, Daniela Lentini, Marta Busnelli, Elisabetta Bulgheroni, Valeria Capurro, Annamaria Finardi, Andrea...

Nuclear Power in a Post-Fukushima World - The World Nuclear Industry Status Report 2010–2011 - Overview of Operation

Nuclear Power in a Post-Fukushima World - The World Nuclear Industry Status Report 2010–2011 - Overview of Operation
Energy   13 April 2011  

Overview of Operation, Power Generation, Age Distribution There have been two major waves of grid connections since the beginning of the...

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