Scientists crack egg forging evolutionary puzzle

Journal Reference: Claire N. Spottiswoode, Wenfei Tong, Gabriel A. Jamie, Katherine F. Stryjewski, Jeffrey M. DaCosta, Evan R. Kuras, Ailsa Green, Silky Hamama, Ian G. Taylor, Collins Moya, and Michael D. Sorenson. Genetic architecture facilitates then constrains adaptation in a host–parasite coevolutionary arms race. PNAS, April 11, 2022 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.2121752119 Around the world, many birds … Read more

Langer, 40 anni di Masters: “Non mi sono ancora stancato. Il segreto? È come un puzzle”

Langer 40 anni di Masters Non mi sono ancora stancato

Il 64enne tedesco è stato il più anziano in gara ad Augusta, dove ha mancato il taglio. “Per durare così a lungo servono un buon Dna, un fisico atletico, un talento speciale per lo sport, dedizione, lavoro e un buon coach” Silvia Audisio 10 aprile – Milano Arriva ad Augusta e davanti alla porta di … Read more

Century-old malaria parasite puzzle solved as ape origin traced

Journal Reference: Lindsey J. Plenderleith, Weimin Liu, Yingying Li, Dorothy E. Loy, Ewan Mollison, Jesse Connell, Ahidjo Ayouba, Amandine Esteban, Martine Peeters, Crickette M. Sanz, David B. Morgan, Nathan D. Wolfe, Markus Ulrich, Andreas Sachse, Sébastien Calvignac-Spencer, Fabian H. Leendertz, George M. Shaw, Beatrice H. Hahn, Paul M. Sharp. Zoonotic origin of the human malaria … Read more

Solving solar puzzle could help save Earth from planet-wide blackouts

Journal Reference: Geoffrey M. Vasil, Keith Julien, Nicholas A. Featherstone. Rotation suppresses giant-scale solar convection. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 2021; 118 (31): e2022518118 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.2022518118 The Sun’s internal magnetic field is directly responsible for space weather — streams of high-energy particles from the Sun that can be triggered by solar flares, sunspots … Read more

Infernal heat in the Dakar: this is how the electric Audi faces the cooling puzzle

Infernal heat in the Dakar this is how the electric

An electric car born to race in the extreme heat of the Dakar 2022, among the deserts of Saudi Arabia. How is the cooling of organs such as the battery of the Audi RS Q e-tron managed? The Audi RS Q e-tron is preparing to face the desert of Saudi Arabia in the 2022 edition … Read more

Nematicity is a new piece in a phase diagram puzzle

Journal Reference: Carmen Rubio-Verdú, Simon Turkel, Yuan Song, Lennart Klebl, Rhine Samajdar, Mathias S. Scheurer, Jörn W. F. Venderbos, Kenji Watanabe, Takashi Taniguchi, Héctor Ochoa, Lede Xian, Dante M. Kennes, Rafael M. Fernandes, Ángel Rubio, Abhay N. Pasupathy. Moiré nematic phase in twisted double bilayer graphene. Nature Physics, 2021; DOI: 10.1038/s41567-021-01438-2 First described in another … Read more