Grant to expand GSE's technology efforts in inner city classrooms
University at Buffalo Reporter
Enterprise Charter School student Amari is immersed in an underwater world — also visible on the computer monitor in the background — while using the virtual reality goggles supplied by researchers from the Graduate School of Education. GSE faculty ...
Appliance of science: What's inside our brains?
And the song birds shrink the part of the brain responsible for song memory and recognition at a time when food, and thereby energy, is scarce. Naomi is a science communicator and mother to three inquisitive children. She can be found at sciencewows.ie ...
3D Printing Industry
Jellyfish and coral unlock the secret to eco-friendly, 3D printed LED screens
3D Printing Industry
The development of lab-on-a-chip technologies is another way science is attempting to eradicate environmental risks, and more 3D printer companies, such as ALGIX3D who use algae in their PLA, are incorporating biological material into their filaments ...
7 of Earth's Deadliest Animals
Among the most venomous of all marine animals, box jellyfish are responsible for more human deaths than sharks. This particular jellyfish contains toxins that attack the heart and nervous system. Their stings are so painful that human victims are ...
Jellyfish Lasers Are Revolutionizing Quantum Physics
It's actually pretty bananas: In a recently published study, scientists used a bed of e. coli bacteria to grow green fluorescent protein (GFP) from the Aequorea victoria jellyfish. As one ... Trace Dominguez drops the science in today's DNews report ...
Study compiles data on 958 types of South American jellyfish
Jellyfish are a highly diverse group of aquatic animals. Their diameters range from 1 mm to over 1 m. Most have long tentacles, in some cases reaching more than 10 m in length. They come in a wide array of shapes and sizes. Some are bioluminescent ...
World's smallest jellyfish causes havoc in Australia
Brisbane: The world's smallest jellyfish have been causing havoc in Australia's north coast over the festive summer period after a 10th victim was transferred to hospital from a spate of stings. A teenage girl was airlifted to hospital late Wednesday ...
Antarctic penguins have developed an unusual taste for jellyfish testicles
Living in Antarctica is pretty tough - even for penguins . Given the scarcity of food options available, they can be forgiven for developing some slightly unorthodox feeding habits. But even scientists were surprised to discover that one breed, known ...
Penguins feed on jellyfish with prominent sex organs, underwater footage shows
Jean-Baptiste Thiebot, from the National Institute of Polar Science, Japan, said: "We were surprised to see the penguins go for jellyfish and it raised the question: is this new behaviour for Adelie penguins, possibly developed because they had a hard ...
Antarctica: Penguin-cam video research shows Adélie penguins like to eat jellyfish gonads
Adélie penguins turning to jellyfish with prominent gonads
Are jellyfish going to take over the ocean?
Jellyfish have been around for half a billion years, and they're flourishing. While beautiful, they pose a tremendous threat to people and property, and warming waters are helping spawn enormous swarms. Lisa-ann Gershwin has studied jellyfish for two ...
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