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Water-Soluble Warped Nanographene
9-February-2018

Synthesis of a water-soluble warped nanographene and its application for photo-induced cell death

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Contact: Administrator Account Institution: ResearchSEA Category: Technology
 
Rolling in it: dung beetles’ taste preferences uncovered
9-February-2018

The first observational study of a dung beetle species on Langkawi Island in the Andaman Sea reveals insights about its tastes and what that means for the ecosystem.

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Contact: Dr Nayan KANWAL, FRSA, ABIM, AMIS, Ph.D. Institution: Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) Category: Science
 
Stacking on the graphene
9-February-2018

Tohoku University researchers have fabricated two types of trilayer graphene with different electrical properties.

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Contact: Naoko Odajima Institution: Tohoku University Category: Science
 
Mutation in single rice gene cancels interspecific hybrid sterility
12-February-2018

Scientists successfully employed mutagenesis to identify the gene that causes hybrid sterility in rice, which is a major reproductive barrier between species.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University Category: Science
 
Diet or Regular? Decoding behavioral variation in ant clones
14-February-2018

Clonal ants appear to be diverse in responding to sweetened water, suggesting epigenetic regulation in behavioral variation and colony survival.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University Category: Science
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