Monthly Archives: April 2020

Scorpion fluorescence: scientists may find out what it’s for

Past studies have shown that scorpions emit a strange blue-green fluorescence when lit by dim moonlight or ultraviolet light. Since it is not known how scorpions themselves exploit this strange characteristic, some researchers have written a new study, the results … Continue reading

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Fish oil supplements associated with lower risk of cardiovascular disease

Regular intake of fish oil-based supplements may be linked to a lower risk of death from all causes and cardiovascular disease, including heart attack and stroke, according to a press release accompanying a new study published in The BMJ. Fish … Continue reading

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3D printing of capillaries and vascular system very faithful thanks to new material

A new material could allow the realization, through 3D printing, of artificial tissues more similar to human vascular structures, according to a statement referring to a new study published in Nature Communications. Researchers at the University of Nottingham and Queen … Continue reading

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