This edition of Pioneers in Science celebrates physicist Wilhelm Röntgen, winner of the 1901 Nobel Prize in Physics for his discovery of “a new kind of ray”.
In honor of the UN’s International Day of Women in Science, this week we highlight Katherine Johnson, pioneering mathematician and NASA legend.
The remarkably agile arms of the octopus are a source of inspiration for the design of autonomous robots. With nearly two-thirds of their neurons residing in the eight arms, these appendages are able to sense and respond to environmental conditions with little to no...
French scientists report on their new findings on fragments and dust after holmium laser lithotripsy with and without ‘Moses technology’ applied to urinary stones.
Could the next generation of batteries be powered by the atmosphere?
A one-dimensional mathematical model describes what causes wine to cry at the APS March meeting in Boston.
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A new strategy towards high efficiency, low cost and large-scale application of perovskite films is demonstrated.
Researchers from all over the world will meet in Berlin from May 22 to 24, 2019 for a scientific exchange on recent topics in single photon based quantum technology.
Computational materials design is shown to be essential for the discovery of new and novel materials of the future.
Scientists analyze CMTS from a structural and electronic perspective and propose criteria for disorder-free materials .
Gallium nitride as a potential alternative to current silicon-based electronics.
A team of researchers from the University of Paris, France developed a compact high‐speed full‐field optical coherence microscope for high‐resolution in vivo imaging of biological tissues.