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In a new study, scientists from Tokyo University of Science, led by Prof Hidenori Otsuka, have developed a novel biocompatible hydrogel that acts as a structural…
(Re)Generation next: Novel strategy to develop scaffolds for joint tissue regeneration
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Mathematicians Hillel Furstenberg and Gregory Margulis have been jointly awarded the 2020 Abel Prize, which is one of the most prestigious prizes in the field of…
2020 Abel Prize jointly awarded to mathematicians who explored probability and dynamics
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Researchers from the Tokyo University of Science led by Dr Tohru Higuchi, in their new study, explore how the efficiency of solid oxide fuel cells can be increased by…
Innovative thinner electrolyte can improve functioning of solid oxide fuel cells
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A recent study shows that the Publons database hosts over 6000 peer reviews for over 1000 predatory journals. Most of these reviews were listed by early career…
Study reveals predatory journals are reviewed majorly by junior researchers
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University of California (UC) and Public Library of Science (PLOS) sign an open-access (OA) agreement to make it easier for the UC's researchers to publish in PLOS…
University of California and PLOS sign open access deal for early career researchers' benefit
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China’s science and education ministries have released a new document aimed at improving the research landscape of the country.  
China releases new policy to improve the country's research landscape
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Complex networks are ubiquitous in the real world, from artificial to purely natural ones, and they exhibit very similar geometric properties. Algorithms based on…
The existing method for adding metals to organic materials is dangerous and laborious. Scientists from Korea have now developed a new method that is simple, safe, and…
Many preprint servers are struggling to survive due to financial constraints, and some might have to close down soon. This is an aftermath of a move by the platform that…
The 2019 novel coronavirus (CoV) causes fatal pneumonia that has claimed over 1300 lives, with more than 52000 confirmed cases of infection by February 13, 2020, all in…