18 September, 2019
When a thin layer of water is squeezed between two hydrophobic surfaces, the laws of classical physics break down.
09 September, 2019
The dynamics behind microbial communities in granular-based wastewater treatment systems.
05 September, 2019
Cultivated date palms have co-evolved with desert bacteria for so long that their roots attract the microbes that provide the best chance for a long and healthy life.
03 September, 2019
Corals use sugar from their symbiotic algal partners to control them by recycling nitrogen from their own ammonium waste.
27 August, 2019
Accounting for the quality of energy needed to run a desalination plant shows benefits of using waste heat.
22 August, 2019
Genome editing techniques have the power to transform crop yields and plant resilience to feed the growing global population.
05 August, 2019
Macroalgae is shown to be a major global contributor to carbon sequestration.
29 July, 2019
A Professor of Marine Science at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) has received the 2019 Ramon Margalef Prize in Ecology from the Generalitat of Catalonia.
24 July, 2019
New experimental insights allow researchers to probe protein-DNA interactions with greater precision.
18 July, 2019
Sediment libraries show marine ecosystems are accumulating oil pollution faster than ever.
16 July, 2019
New app aims to improve the statistical analysis of large datasets in plant science and beyond.
10 July, 2019
An integrated system seamlessly harnesses sunlight to cogenerate electricity and fresh water.
07 July, 2019
A date palm seedling can pause its development to boost its resilience before emerging into the harsh desert environment.
01 July, 2019
A biohybrid material that combines reduced graphene oxide with bacterial cells offers an eco-friendly option to help store renewable energy.
28 June, 2019
Insect-inspired design principles lead to first-ever water-repellent membranes made from water-wet materials.
19 June, 2019
Accelerating plant evolution with CRISPR paves the way for breeders to engineer new crop varieties.
16 June, 2019
Protein found in gut-dwelling pathogens changes shape under human body temperatures, leading to toxins responsible for diarrheal disease.
11 June, 2019
Global water challenges addressed through improvements to desalination techniques and limits to waste.
19 May, 2019
Predation, not resource availability, limits the abundance of coastal Red Sea bacteria.