Like a dairy farmer tending to a herd of cows to produce milk, researchers are tending to colonies of the bacteria Escherichia coli (E. coli) to produce new forms of antibiotics — including three that show promise in fighting drug-resistant bacteria.
The “information loss paradox” in black holes — a problem that has plagued physics for nearly 40 years — may not exist.
The next frontier in physics may require teeny-tiny answers to big questions, and vice versa.
Tomorrow’s doctors could use this technology to obtain a super-clear picture of patients’ organs and tissues.
The new transport system for DNA vaccines could help treat HIV, malaria, HPV and other major illnesses.
When partnering with larger companies, startups with a small number of carefully chosen alliances will reap the most benefits, according to new research from the University at Buffalo School of Management.
Enzymes that help produce caffeine evolved independently in coffee, tea, and chocolate, say scientists who have newly sequenced the coffee plant genome
It’s the symbolic meaning of a posture that influences the psychological experiences of individuals from different cultures.
Land-based lava pillars in Iceland may have formed through an unusual reaction typically seen deep under the sea.
There was no single, major event that led Provost Charles F. Zukoski down the career path as a scientific researcher.