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In the Ocean's Twilight Zone, Tiny Organisms May Have Giant Effect on Earth's Carbon Cycle

Florida State University

In a study that challenges scientists preconceptions about the global carbon cycle, researchers find that tiny organisms deep in the ocean's twilight zone may play an outsize part in the circulation of carbon.

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Article ID: 697599

Sugar-Coated Sheets Selectively Target Pathogens

Department of Energy, Office of Science

Researchers design self-assembling nanosheets that mimic the surface of cells.

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Study: Air Pollution Negatively Associated with U.S. National Park Visitation

Iowa State University

Poor air quality may influence how many visitors travel to U.S. national parks, according to a new study. The researchers matched air pollution data to monthly park visitation statistics at 33 of the most heavily visited national parks and found that visitation responds most to ozone during months with poor air quality.

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Article ID: 697613

Glowing Bacteria on Deep-Sea Fish Shed Light on Evolution, 'Third Type' of Symbiosis

Cornell University

For the first time, scientists have sequenced and analyzed the genomes of bacteria that live in anglerfish bulbs. The bacteria were taken from fish specimens collected in the Gulf of Mexico.

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Study First to Confirm Where Baby White Sharks ‘Hang Out’ in the North Atlantic

Florida Atlantic University

A team of scientists is the first to confirm the movement patterns and seasonal migrations of baby white sharks in the north Atlantic Ocean. They put the New York Bight shark nursery theory to test by deploying satellite and acoustic tags on 10 baby white sharks (less than 1 year old) off Long Island’s coast. Results provide novel insights into the distribution of this vulnerable early stage of life that complements recent work on larger white sharks.

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WVU Opens New Research Facility to Extract Valuable Rare Earths From Acid Mine Drainage

West Virginia University

West Virginia University researchers are opening a new facility to capture valuable materials from a novel source – acid mine drainage from coal mining – turning the unwanted waste into critical components used in today’s technology-driven society.

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The Relationship Between Charge Density Waves and Superconductivity? It’s Complicated.

Ames Laboratory

For a long time, physicists have tried to understand the relationship between a periodic pattern of conduction electrons called a charge density wave (CDW), and another quantum order, superconductivity, or zero electrical resistance, in the same material. Do they compete? Co-exist? Co-operate? Do they go their separate ways?

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Proteomics Studies on the Basic Biology of Alzheimer’s, Cancer and Listeriosis

American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB)

Recent articles in the journal Molecular & Cellular Proteomics investigate metabolic quirks of cancer cells, other roles for the enzyme that generates amyloid beta, and the action mechanism of a bacterial toxin.

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