“Walking molecules” that haul damaged DNA to the cell’s emergency room, drones that could be small as a fingernail, fish that do the “electric hide,” and local interventions that could boost coral’s resilience to bleaching. Yes, it’s “4 Awesome Discoveries You Probably Didn’t Hear About This Week,” all with funding from the National Science Foundation.
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- The world’s tiniest first responders https://www.nsf.gov/news/news_summ.jsp?cntn_id=295875&org=NSF&from=news
- Fish’s Use of Electricity Might Shed Light on Human Illnesses https://www.nsf.gov/news/news_summ.jsp?cntn_id=295871
- Local interventions boost coral’s resilience to bleaching https://nicholas.duke.edu/about/news/local-interventions-boost-corals-resilience-bleaching
- Chip upgrade helps miniature drones navigate http://news.mit.edu/2018/novel-chip-upgrade-helps-miniature-drones-navigate-0620
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