WELLINGTON (Reuters) – Rocket Lab, a Silicon Valley-funded space launch company, on Thursday launched the maiden flight of its battery-powered, 3-D printed rocket from New Zealand’s remote Mahia Peninsula.
Chinese Go player Ke Jie has lost two games of Go to Google’s artificial intelligence. …read more
(Kanazawa University) A ring-shaped molecule based on pillararene conjugated with benzoquinone has been developed, the powder of which selectively captures n-alkane gas molecule by host-guest complexation but not branched or …read more
(American Associates, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev) The Ben-Gurion U. researcher successfully redesigned a portion of MabThera, an FDA-approved drug used to treat certain autoimmune diseases and types of cancer, …read more
(University of Exeter) Summer rainfall in one of the world’s most drought-prone regions can now be predicted months or years in advance, climate scientists at the Met Office and the …read more
(Stanford’s School of Earth, Energy & Environmental Sciences ) Subjecting complex metal mixtures called high-entropy alloys to extremely high pressures could lead to finer control over the arrangement of their …read more
Blood test that detects five tumor proteins may someday help doctors better screen for pancreatic cancer. …read more