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One bad apple can spoil a robot swarm
1-January-2018

Coordinated robot swarms can achieve amazing feats, but even a single faulty unit can have serious consequences.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
 
Unlocking the mystery of pollen tube guidance
29-December-2017
 
Carving out circuits that click into place
28-December-2017

An easy and reliable assembly approach, inspired by building blocks, challenges the current fabrication of electronic systems.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
 
Ancient jumping genes may give corals a new lease on life
28-December-2017

Jumping genes could make an alga, and its coral host, more tolerant to warming sea temperatures.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
 
Charcoal remains could accelerate CO2 emissions after forest fires
28-December-2017

Charcoal remains after a forest fire help decompose fine roots in the soil, potentially accelerating CO2 emissions in boreal forests.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University
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