Tag: Scientists

Nanoscience must help preserve food, protect soil: CM to scientists

BENGALURU: Chief minister HD Kumaraswamy on Wednesday urged scientists to develop applications that can help in food preservation and soil protection on priority, even as he applauded ongoing efforts in… Read more »

This #MeToo activist is focused on scientists

Earlier this week, Vanderbilt University neurobiologist BethAnn McLaughlin helped expose sexual misconduct allegations against a fellow scientist. Using her Twitter handle, @McLNeuro, she shared online posts about an effort by… Read more »

Scientists call for a halt to genetically editing embryos, rebuke Chinese researcher

Leading genomic scientists urged national academies and scientific bodies Thursday against continuing with the clinical use of gene editing and sharply reprimanded a Chinese researcher who had violated international ethical… Read more »

Radical Experimental Plane With No Moving Parts Wows Scientists

Some 115 years after the first powered flight, scientists have developed a radical new approach toward flying in the form of a small, lightweight and virtually noiseless airplane that gets… Read more »

Can Scientists Change Mucus to Make It Easier to Clear, Limiting Harm to Lungs?

Media contact: Mark Derewicz, 984-974-1915, mark.derewicz@unchealth.unc.edu November 12, 2018 CHAPEL HILL, NC – For healthy people, mucus is our friend. It traps potential pathogens so our airways can dispatch nasty… Read more »