Chemists are tinkering with a variety of different designs and means of propulsion, though practical uses for these mini-motors have yet to be realized. Illustration courtesy of Jo Richers (artist) and David Leigh (University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom).
The videos, shown with minimal information and often without sound or music, are meant to provide a sort of scientific cinéma vérité. Image courtesy of Nipam Patel (University of California, Berkeley, CA).
Researchers are using eDNA to track invasive species that they’d like to remove and vulnerable species they’d like to protect. But challenges remain before eDNA can become a widely used conservation biology tool. Image courtesy of USGS/Gaia Meigs-Friend.