The Science News Roundup brings stories and commentary about issues related to climate change, science and the environment.
New connection between climate change and acidification of Northeast’s forests and streams
Urban bobcats pick up diseases from humans, not the reverse
NSF funds research to develop potentially life-changing technology for millions of prosthetic-dependent people
Scientists are investigating new combined therapies to deliver cancer treatments that target only the tumor without damaging normal tissue
Research team uncovers how the bacterium that causes ulcers travels through the sticky gels of stomach mucus
Forbidding though Antarctica is, the stations located there are nevertheless irresistibly inviting to scientists, as Antarctica supports a cornucopia of unique life-forms, geologic wonders, and marine and atmospheric conditions
Researchers conduct fieldwork to track permafrost melting in Alaska and gain insight about the release of carbon into the atmosphere
Research may impact development of treatments for movement disorders such as Parkinson’s and Huntington’s diseases, as well as conditions such as autism
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