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Brain drain: Why do neurons guzzle fuel even at rest?
Recycling of tectonic plates key driver of Earth’s oxygen budget
Scientists find evidence of warming planet high in Earth’s atmosphere
Graphene-like 2D material leverages quantum effects to achieve ultra-low friction
Genetic Changes in Bronze Age Southern Iberia
Scientists Identify New Force Behind Past Mass Extinction Event
Targeting MAPK6 offers potential therapeutic strategy for cancer
Beyond genetics: Early nutrition and epigenetic prediction of future health outcomes in humans
Study provides keys to managing influx of EV batteries
Oral drug enhances radiation therapy for cancer
Machine learning predicts antibiotic resistance spread
Mitochondria of diabetic patients can’t keep track of time
Tripartite origins of Japanese populations revealed by paleogenomics
Colorblind fish show experts how vision evolved
Researchers and citizen scientists complete world’s first Weddell seal count
Pancreatic cancer ‘priming’ may make chemotherapy more effec
Origin and Legacy of Etruscans
Bird reports rose during lockdowns
Color coding molecular mirror images
Secret of Australia’s volcanoes revealed
Study sheds new light on origins of East Australian volcanoes
Warm oceans helped first human migration from Asia to North America
Life, universe and everything: some of our most-read science stories of 2020
Manchester group help fine tune ‘twistronics’ of 2D crystals
Supercharge your microscope: researchers share guide for ultra-precise 3D imaging
Baricitinib treatment linked to reduced mortality in COVID-19 patients
‘Smart Wrap’ implant may help people better control their bladders
Using sunlight to transform chemical manufacturing into ‘zero-waste’ industries
Study: Crop diversification can improve environmental outcomes without sacrificing yields
New drone technology improves ability to forecast volcanic eruptions
Underlying design mechanism and morphology of humanized bone probed
Gut feeling: University Mississauga research reveals how honeybees identify outsiders
SPOTlight supercharges cell studies
Using Novel Imaging Technology to Study Deep Brain
Moon’s magnetic crust research sees scientists debunk long-held theory
Lab grown tumour model could improve ovarian cancer treatments
Toward a personalized cancer nanovaccine
Deep drilling in Europe’s oldest and most species-rich lake provides new insights into evolution
Ancient rites of cell death revealed
Newly discovered footprints reveal oldest traces of humans in Arabia
Orphaned chimpanzees can suffer for life
Ancient Human Footprints in Saudi Arabia Provide Snapshot of Arabian Ecology 120,000 Years Ago
Native stinging tree toxins match pain of spiders and cone snails
Most landslides in western Oregon triggered by heavy rainfall, not big earthquakes
Re-engineered enzyme could help reverse damage from stroke, spinal cord injury: University study
Exclusive group mating found for first time in Brazilian frogs
Highly sensitive dopamine detector uses 2D materials
NTU and A*STAR scientists develop new way to deliver more drugs through skin