An international team of scientists has used a wireless "brain-spinal interface" to bypass spinal cord injuries in a pair of rhesus macaques, restoring intentional walking movement to a temporarily ...

Although it does contain primordial material, they are able to show that the comet in its present form is hardly more than a ...

Engineers have fabricated the first semiconductor-free, optically-controlled microelectronic device.

Mitochondria act as energy centers for cells and are of central importance in health and disease.

The study builds on earlier work suggesting gene mutations affecting mitochondrial function may be ...

The industry has shrunk the central elements of their computer chips to fourteen nanometers in the last sixty years.

Conventional methods, however, are hitting physical boundaries. Based on computer simulations, astrophysicists conclude that the comet Chury did not obtain its duck-like form during the formation of our solar system 4.5 billion years ago.

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A gene that regulates bone growth and muscle metabolism in mammals may take on an additional role as a promoter of brain maturation, cognition and learning in human and nonhuman primates, according ...

Tinier than the AIDS virus -- that is currently the circumference of the smallest transistors.

Using metamaterials, engineers were able to build a microscale device that shows a 1,000 percent increase in conductivity when activated by low ...