Scientists have successfully created the first-ever functioning human skeletal muscles from skin-based induced pluripotent stem cells, a significant breakthrough that, among others, holds out the promise for better understanding and treating rare muscular diseases.
A group of researchers from institutions in South Korea and the United States has determined how to employ a type of electron microscopy to cause regions within an iron-based superconductor to flip between superconducting and non-superconducting states.
As the intrepid space probe prepares to carry out the ‘farthest exploration in the history of mankind’, experts are not sure how many rocks they will be studying with the possibility the target is hiding a moon.
Scientists from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and the National Gallery of Art have used a combination of three advanced imaging techniques to produce a highly detailed analysis of a second century Egyptian painting.
Scientists are using the Carnegie Airborne Observatory, an airplane filled with scientific instruments, to map Malaysian Borneo's carbon stocks. The effort will inform conservation decisions on the South Asian Island.