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First-in-the-world study suggests that even brief exposure to air pollution has rapid impacts on the brain — ScienceDaily

A new study by researchers at the University of British Columbia and the University of Victoria has shown that common levels of traffic pollution can…

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Environmental drivers such as sea level affect genetic evolution and point to where conservation efforts may be focused — ScienceDaily

What drives crocodile evolution? Is climate a major factor or changes in sea levels? Determined to find answers to these questions, researchers from McGill University…

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Webb spies Chariklo ring system with high-precision technique — ScienceDaily

In an observational feat of high precision, scientists used a new technique with NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope to capture the shadows of starlight cast…

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Natural language model jumpstarts protein design with creation of active enzymes — ScienceDaily

Scientists have created an AI system capable of generating artificial enzymes from scratch. In laboratory tests, some of these enzymes worked as well as those…

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NASA’s Fermi detects first gamma-ray eclipses from ‘spider’ star systems — ScienceDaily

Scientists have discovered the first gamma-ray eclipses from a special type of binary star system using data from NASA’s Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope. These so-called…

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New AI tool makes speedy gene-editing possible — ScienceDaily

An artificial intelligence program may enable the first simple production of customizable proteins called zinc fingers to treat diseases by turning genes on and off….

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Coffee with milk may have an anti-inflammatory effect — ScienceDaily

Can something as simple as a cup of coffee with milk have an anti-inflammatory effect in humans? Apparently so, according to a new study from…

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A fairy-like robot flies by the power of wind and light — ScienceDaily

The development of stimuli-responsive polymers has brought about a wealth of material-related opportunities for next-generation small-scale, wirelessly controlled soft-bodied robots. For some time now, engineers…

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Much higher percentages of possible addiction to processed food seen among older adults who are overweight or experiencing poor mental health or isolation — ScienceDaily

Whether you call them comfort foods, highly processed foods, junk foods, empty calories or just some of Americans’ favorite foods and drinks, a sizable percentage…

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Experiencing three or more concussions is linked with worsened brain function in later life, according to major new research — ScienceDaily

Experiencing three or more concussions is linked with worsened brain function in later life, according to major new research. The study — the largest of…

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