Effects of chemical pesticides on beneficial and harmful insect populations on four farms in Central Massachusetts
Finding sustainable methods to control pest insects that affect crop yield is a pressing, worldwide concern for agriculture. In recent decades, there has been interest in developing less toxic...
Spring Bling displays multiple physics related concepts: surface tension, refraction, density, and color.
Surface tension is the attraction of molecules to one another on a liquid’s surface. In Spring...
Shedding Light on Genomic Dark Matter: An Introduction to Long Noncoding RNA
While the central dogma of biology describes RNA’s role as a messenger to relay DNA code into protein production, not all RNA is directly involved in protein synthesis. Within the past few decades,...
The SMART New Thermostat
SMART: (Simple Manageable Adaptive Residencial Thermostat)
SECTION 1. ABSTRACT
This paper presents an invention related to programmable adaptive thermostat which provides effective energy conservation...
Stem cells show potential for glioblastoma treatment
Changes in the Characteristics of AC133+ Stem Cells in Hypoxic U251 Glioblastoma Cell Microenvironment
Angiogenesis, the formation of blood vessels, is a critical factor in brain cancer...