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Selective sensing of harmful molecules with light
22-July-2016

Scientists are developing more highly sensitive devices for the detection of biological and chemical compounds.

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Contact: Mikiko Tanifuji Institution: National Institute for Materials Science
 
Collective hum: buzzing midges inspire new swarm theory
22-July-2016

Scientists propose ‘adaptive gravity’ as a versatile model for collective animal behaviour.

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Contact: Alison Hadley Institution: IOP Publishing
 
A new key to understanding molecular evolution in space
22-July-2016

Scientists at Hokkaido University have revealed temperature-dependent energy-state conversion of molecular hydrogen on ice surfaces, suggesting the need for a reconsideration of molecular evolution theory.

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Contact: Hokkaido University Institution: Hokkaido University
 
A Korean research team identifies a neuron signal controlling molecule
21-July-2016

A research team led by Professor Seyun Kim of the Department of Biological Sciences at Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) has identified inositol pyrophosphates as the molecule that strongly controls neuron signaling via synaptotagmin.

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Contact: Lan Yoon Institution: Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
 
Self-organizing Smart Materials that Mimic Swarm Behavior
21-July-2016

An international team of researchers has successfully demonstrated the self-organizing pattern formation in active materials at microscale with computer simulations.

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Contact: UNIST Public Relations Team Institution: Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST)
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