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Coral tricks for adapting to ocean acidification
11-June-2018

A molecular process that signals distress could also help corals adapt to climate change.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology Category: Science
 
A New Micro-robot Delivers Drugs in Capsules
11-June-2018

New study presents capsule-type microrobots to be used for retinal degeneration treatment by minimizing the external effects of cell and drug transfer.

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Contact: Dajung Kim Institution: DGIST(Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology) Category: Technology
 
“Tricking” Bacteria into Hydroxylating Benzene
11-June-2018

Nagoya University researchers use E.coli to convert benzene into phenol, simplifying a chemical reaction that is difficult by conventional methods

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Contact: Koomi Sung Institution: Nagoya University Category: Science
 
HKBU scholar names new gecko species—Hong Kong Tree Gecko
11-June-2018

HKBU research group has described a new species of gecko in Hong Kong, and named it Hong Kong Tree Gecko (scientific name Hemiphyllodactylus hongkongensis). The species description was published in Zootaxa.

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Contact: Hong Kong Baptist University Institution: Hong Kong Baptist University Category: Science
 
Charging forward with the battery revolution
9-June-2018

Half a century since the earliest lithium-sulfur batteries were invented, an A*STAR team is leading the race to bring them to the masses.

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Contact: A*STAR Research Institution: The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) Category: Technology
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