Use the date search function below to list all Research News by month. Narrow your search results by searching a particular category.
  Research News Archive Search
Search the archives by date Select the and to view the available archives.

Refine your search by
Found 23 articles for April 2019.
 
What and where in the processing of body-part information
4-April-2019

Our brain tells us where parts of the body are in space. We know without looking if our arm is in the air, our foot is in front of the other or beside it. It is called proprioception or body localization and helps us locate our body parts.

Read more of the article entitled 'What and where in the processing of body-part information'

Contact: Ngaroma Riley Institution: Tohoku University Category: Science
 
Ushering in ultrafast cluster electronics
4-April-2019

A new computational method can help fast track the development of tiny, ultrafast electronic devices made from small clusters of molecules.

Read more of the article entitled 'Ushering in ultrafast cluster electronics'

Contact: Hokkaido University Institution: Hokkaido University Category: Science
 
Science academies can play a key role in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals
5-April-2019

Policy practitioners and leading scientists working at the science-policy interface will meet at the 2019 IAP Conference ‘Science and the Sustainable Development Goals: The Role of Academies’ (9-10 April 2019) in Incheon, Korea.

Read more of the article entitled 'Science academies can play a key role in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals'

Contact: Peter McGrath Institution: TWAS, the academy of sciences for the developing world Category: Science
 
Your next press release will not be written by a robot [Beyond the Journal: The science of communication]
6-April-2019

Fears that automation will take our jobs are rife, but press officers need not feel threatened by new tools that translate technical research into lay summaries.

Read more of the article entitled 'Your next press release will not be written by a robot [Beyond the Journal: The science of communication]'

Contact: Administrator Account Institution: ResearchSEA Category: People
 
Identifying a key player in gut defense development
8-April-2019

Joint press release by Hokkaido University and Keio University

Scientists have identified a protein critical to the immune system development and antibody production in mice, which could contribute to understanding the gut defense mechanism in infants.

Read more of the article entitled 'Identifying a key player in gut defense development'

Contact: Tyler Tannert Institution: Hokkaido University Category: Science
Create Account...