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Interest in a powerful DNA editing tool called CRISPR has revealed that bacteria are far more sophisticated than anyone imagined.

Bi zizare bizkarroi ostalari berean bizi direnean eta helburu bera dutenean, indarrak batzen dituzte ostalariaren portaeran eragiteko; helburu desberdinak dituztenean, ordea, zaharrenak irabazten du.

The crowning achievement of the 18th-century researcher was the design of the first experiment to measure the force of gravity between masses in a lab

Odolean ohikoa den entzima batek agresibitatea erregulatzen duela argitu dute AEBko eta Kanadako ikertzaile batzuek. Saguetan egindako esperimentuetan ikusi dute entzima hori areagotzean oldarkortasuna nabarmen txikitzen dela.

Artificial-intelligence software can make phones better at tracking your workouts and emotions.

In a test that began in 2012, scientists had injected hundreds of tons of water and carbon dioxide gas 1,500 feet down into layers of porous basaltic rock, the product of ancient lava flows from the nearby Hengill volcano. Now the researcher, Sandra Snaebjornsdottir, a doctoral student at the University of Iceland, was looking for signs that the CO2 had combined with elements in the basalt and become calcite, a solid crystalline mineral.

In short, she wanted to see if the gas had turned to stone.

Investigadores españoles descubren y documentan por primera vez la muerte de vertebrados marinos por el “mal del buceador”. Se pensaba que millones de años de evolución habían adaptado a ballenas y tortugas a cualquier cambio de presión, pero la realidad es distinta.

Inventó un aparato de rayos X portátil.

When two parasites want different things, only one can triumph.

Investigadores de la Universidad de Oxford (Reino Unido) han creado por primera vez un modelo completo de la cubierta de un virión de la gripe A a partir de datos experimentales recogidos por cristalografía de rayos X, espectroscopía de resonancia magnética nuclear, microscopía crioelectrónica y análisis de redes celulares lipídicas.