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From science to commerce: how stratospheric balloon became a weapon for marketers

From science to commerce: how stratospheric balloon became a weapon for marketers

Food, alcoholic beverages and music albums are launched into space for advertising purposes all over the world. Now this idea was taken…

Фокус не вийшов: чому журнал PLOS One відкликав статтю про гомеопатію Фокус не удался: почему журнал PLOS One отозвал статью о гомеопатии Magic trick gone wrong: PLOS One retracted an article on homeopathy

Magic trick gone wrong: PLOS One retracted an article on homeopathy

In what way pseudoscience is disguising itself as a science and what to do about it. Researchers, scientists, and popular exponents…

Надрукована 3D-принтером шкіра загоїть навіть глибокі рани

3D printed skin will heal deep wounds

Canadian researchers have created handheld 3D printer that needs several minutes to print skin able to heal even the deepest…

Ученые научились поддерживать жизнь в мозге без тела Researchers mastered how to keep brain alive out of the body Учені навчилися підтримувати життя в мозку без тіла

Researchers mastered how to keep brain alive out of the body

Neuroscientist at Yale University reported that his team managed to sustain life in pig’s brain for as long as 36 hours.

Украина во второй раз поддержала всемирный «Марш за науку». Фото Україна вдруге підтримала всесвітній «Марш за науку». Фото Ukraine’s second March for Science was held in Kyiv. Photo report

Ukraine’s second March for Science was held in Kyiv. Photo report

Marchers had fun, competed in costume contest and took selfies with each other. On Saturday, April 14, some 300 people went for a…

Блудне кіно: до Києва повернувся перший український науковий фільм

Prodigal movie: Ukraine’s first scientific movie returned to Kyiv

The copy of movie about Darwin’s Theory of Evolution was found in the Tokyo National Museum of Modern Art, Japan. Ukrainian full-length popular-science…

Впервые синтезирован спиральный нанографен For the first ever helical nanographene is synthesized Уперше синтезовано спіральний нанографен

For the first ever helical nanographene is synthesized

Japanese researchers were the first to synthesize helically twisted graphene nanoparticles that may be used in nanomachines. A team of researchers…

Forbidden leaflet: why it is difficult to study cannabinoids

Forbidden leaflet: why it is difficult to study cannabinoids

Why cannabinoids need to be studied and why it is impossible in Ukraine, but quite legitimate in the United Arab Emirates. Every year…

Самый белый цвет в природе: сделано! The whitest color ever: done! Найбіліший колір у природі: зроблено!

The whitest color ever: done!

Researchers managed to reproduce the effect of nature’s purest white color, having developed non-toxic material from cellulose nanofibrils. The secret of…

Расшифрован геном мумии «пришельца» из Атакамы Розшифровано геном мумії «прибульця» з Атаками Genome of alien-looking mummy from Atacama is now sequenced

Genome of alien-looking mummy from Atacama is now sequenced

Genome sequencing of mysterious mummy from Atacama Desert revealed a series of mutations explaining its unusual appearance. Unusual mummy is being…

Знаменитий фізик Стівен Гокінґ помер у віці 76 років

Famous physicist Stephen Hawking has died at the age of 76

Stephen William Hawking, world’s most famous physicist of modern times, has died at the age of 76 at his home…