Newly discovered eel delivers the strongest electric jolt on record | Science

L. Sousa Researchers have actually long presumed there was just one types of electric eel. (After all, who requires more?) However when a group of scientists analyzed more than... Read more »

Europe’s record heat melted Swiss glaciers | Science

The Aletsch Glacier is Switzerland’s biggest glacier. Flickr/Sam Rayner/CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 Originally published by E&E News The sweltering heat wave that roasted much of Europe last month has actually... Read more »

Record Efficiency for Perovskite-Based Light-Emitting Diodes

Wiedong Xu in the lab. Effective near-infrared (NIR) light-emitting diodes of perovskite have actually been produced in a lab at Linköping University. The external quantum efficiency is 21.6%, which... Read more »

Record number of monkeys being used in U.S. research | Science

Rhesus macaques are amongst the most popular nonhuman primates used in biomedical research. AP Photo/BrennanLinsley Thenumber of monkeys used in U.S. biomedical research reached an all-time high in 2015,... Read more »