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Bees are capable of connecting symbols and numbers

Bees are capable of connecting symbols and numbers

In the past study, scientists at the RMIT University have discovered that bees can do basic mathematics, building on a groundbreaking finding that bees...
Unpacking the links between chronic stress, fertility and the 'hunger hormone'

Unpacking the links between chronic stress, fertility and the ‘hunger hormone’

Chronic stress is a known suppressor of female reproductive function. However, attempts to isolate single causal links between stress and reproductive dysfunction have not...
Modal structure in optical fiber bundles captures light field information. Credit: Marco Capelli, RMIT.

Standard fiber bundles offer route to 3D optical biopsies

The optical fiber bundles employed in microendoscopy are normally limited to 2D imaging, primarily because size constraints make the use of tunable focusing optics...
A liquid metal catalyst turns carbon dioxide into solid carbon. PETER CLARKE/RMIT UNIVERSITY

New way to turn carbon dioxide into coal

Among the collection of greenhouse gases, carbon dioxide (CO2) is the one that has attracted the most attention with regard to global warming. This...
Using AI to diagnose diabetic eye disease

Using AI to diagnose diabetic eye disease

Diabetic retinopathy is a condition where a diabetes complication that affects eyes. It's caused by damage to the blood vessels of the light-sensitive tissue...
Drs. Esrafilzadeh and Jalili working on 3D-printed graphene mesh in the lab. Credit: RMIT University

Study unlocks full potential of supermaterial graphene

In a new study, scientists at the RMIT University demonstrated a new method to double the graphene performance and finally harness its extraordinary potential. Scientists...
In the cover image of a forthcoming issue of Small, a single lymphoma cell is isolated on the new biosensor (magnified 2,700 times). Photo: EPFL

Cell chat: Attacking disease by learning the language of cells

The researchers from RMIT University, École Polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) and Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research in Lausanne, have devised a new lab-on-a-chip...
In the popular movie franchise Back to the Future, an eccentric scientist creates a time machine that runs on a flux capacitor.

Researchers invent real-life flux capacitor

In the popular movie franchise Back to the Future, an eccentric scientist creates a time machine that runs on a flux capacitor. But, scientists...

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