Scientists hope the method leads to breakthroughs in sensing and information processing — LiveScience.Tech

Researchers at Rochester Institute of Technology are part of a new study that could help unlock the potential of superfluids — essentially frictionless special substances capable of unstopped motion... Read more »

Meeting sleep recommendations could lead to smarter snacking — LiveScience.Tech

Missing out on the recommended seven or more hours of sleep per night could lead to more opportunities to make poorer snacking choices than those made by people who... Read more »

Electricity has become a jigsaw in Australia and coal isn’t best to fill the missing pieces

When the early closure of Victoria’s second-biggest coal-fired power station was revealed recently, something the energy minister stated was less than total. Yallourn, in the Latrobe Valley, offers up... Read more »

Architectural engineering team investigated the effects of physical distancing, building ventilation as control strategies — LiveScience.Tech

Eighteen months ago, stickers began to dot the floors of most shops, spaced about six feet apart, indicating the physical distance required to avoid the COVID-19 virus an infected... Read more »

Ancient Aboriginal technology unearthed in rare bone discovery on Ngarrindjeri country

A rare glance into ancient Aboriginal technology has actually been discovered in the kind of a bone artefact on Ngarrindjeri country, along the Lower Murray river system in South... Read more »

Using excess discretionary time on productive activities can help bolster well-being — LiveScience.Tech

As an individual’s free time increases, so does that person’s sense of well-being — but only up to a point. Too much free time can be also be a... Read more »

Mental health need increases amid long waitlists for professional help, sharp rise in emergency presentations

Psychiatrists are prompting the Queensland federal government to money more mental health positions as they face having simply two-thirds of needed personnel amid a “mental health crisis” that has... Read more »

New research indicates that baited shark diving can influence tiger shark social behavior — LiveScience.Tech

Scientists at the University of Miami Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science (UM) and the Institute of Zoology at the Zoological Society London (ZSL) discovered that tiger sharks,... Read more »

Regent honeyeaters are so rare that young birds aren’t learning their own song

Numbers of seriously threatened regent honeyeaters have actually fallen so low in the wild that specialists state some young birds are stopping working to discover how to sing their... Read more »

Edoxaban may be effective treatment for atrial fibrillation after transcatheter aortic valve replacement — LiveScience.Tech

The anticoagulant edoxaban may be just as effective as warfarin for preventing heart attack or stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) who undergo transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR),... Read more »