Fourteen research and infrastructure projects with the potential to transform robotics, cancer treatment, data science and more have been selected. Research projects include efforts to grow new neurons to foil Parkinson’s disease and approaches to expand children’s vocabularies to make them better students.
In molten sandstone extracted by prospectors a century ago, an international team of scientists has discovered microscopic crystals telling of unimaginable pressures and temperatures when a 12-kilometer asteroid formed Meteor Crater in northern Arizona some 49,000 years ago.
Hart Posen, an expert on business strategy, can comment on Verizon's $4.8 billion deal to buy Yahoo's core business. Verizon… More
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Serotonin is best known for eliciting feelings of happiness in the human brain, but scientists at the University of Wisconsin–Madison have found the hormone plays a role in milk production in dairy cows — and may have health implications for breastfeeding women.