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Discovery of compounds that keep plants fresh
9-April-2018
 
Why noise can enhance sensitivity to weak signals
5-April-2018

A team of Japanese researchers has discovered a new mechanism to explain stochastic resonance, in which sensitivity to weak signals is enhanced by noise. The finding is expected to help electronic devices become smaller and more energy-efficient.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University
 
Tuning in to magnetic ink
4-April-2018

A new ink containing iron-oxide nanoparticles can be turned into fully printed and versatile components for cellular networks.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
 
Minding the gap ahead of future fuels
4-April-2018

Oil expert Tadeusz Patzek aims to ensure that efficient recovery of oil and gas remains feasible whilst scientists find alternative green energy sources.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
 
Spa therapy helps Japan’s snow monkeys cope with the cold
3-April-2018

New data reveal that female Japanese macaques bathe in hot springs to lower stress from cold weather.

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Contact: Elizabeth Hawkins Institution: Springer Nature
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