The brain is amazing in the way it can regroup and recover, and now new research shows how the brain can continue to learn without continuing to grow.
An ingenious technique could enable us to witness some of the strongest gravitational waves.
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), on Tuesday urged girls to undertake more of science subjects to boost their potential in playing vital roles in nation building.
In a unique experiment, researchers have clocked how long it takes for an electron to be emitted from an atom. The result is .00000000000000002 seconds, or 20 billionths of a billionth of a second. The researchers’ stopwatch consists of extremely short laser pulses. Hopefully, the results will help to provide new insights into some of the most fundamental processes in nature.
Navan students Katie Rattigan and Hannah Nugent, fifth-year students at Loreto Secondary School, were awarded an Excellence in STEM award, for their project ‘Stopping the Shake’ at SciFest at the weekend.
The cryo-electron microscope won the 2017 Nobel Prize in chemistry. Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine is getting one of its own, and it will be the first in Ohio.
Ask any academic researcher about their long-term goals and, among them, you’ll likely hear some variation of the phrase “societal impact.” That’s precisely the motivation…
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