UK team use 3D printing for first ever biomimetic tongue surface

3D printing the first ever biomimetic tongue surface Scientists have created synthetic soft surfaces with tongue-like textures for the first time using 3D printing. This opens...

NASA discovers pockets of water on the moon

NASA’s Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA) has confirmed, for the first time, water on the sunlit surface of the Moon. This discovery indicates...

Scientists call for a ‘safety net’ to tackle the decline in nature

A safety net’ made up of multiple, interlinked and ambitious goals is needed to tackle nature’s alarming decline. No single goal can capture the broad...

Apple Launch the iPhone 12 Utilising 5G Technology

Apple launched its latest instalment of the iPhone which has 5G to increase internet speeds and the A14 chip which is the fastest in...

Intelligent cameras could be one step closer

Intelligent cameras could be one step closer thanks to a research collaboration between the Universities of Bristol and Manchester who have developed cameras that...

Death by Spaghettification: Scientists Record Last Moments of Star Devoured by a Black Hole

A rare blast of light, emitted by a star as it is sucked in by a supermassive black hole, has been spotted by scientists...

Ancient tiny teeth reveal first mammals lived more like reptiles

Pioneering analysis of 200 million-year-old teeth belonging to the earliest mammals suggests they functioned like their cold-blooded counterparts - reptiles, leading less active but...

New virtual reality software allows scientists to ‘walk’ inside cells

Virtual reality software which allows researchers to ‘walk’ inside and analyse individual cells could be used to understand fundamental problems in biology and develop...

Meltwater lakes are accelerating glacier ice loss

Meltwater lakes that form at glacier margins cause ice to recede much further and faster compared to glaciers that terminate on land, according to...

Area twice size of UK needed to feed world’s pets

An area double the size of the UK is used to produce dry pet food for cats and dogs each year, a study shows. Analysis...