Sean Min

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  • Nearly a decade later, animal life has returned to Fukushima

    The devastating nuclear catastrophe in Fukushima, Japan occurred in 2011. Nine years later, wildlife populations have returned to the areas affected by the catastrophe. Researchers at the University of Georgia recently performed a camera study published in the Journal of Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. They took more than 267,000 wildlife pictures of the landscape, showing that more th...

    SciTech | January 27, 2020
  • Neural network used to analyze DNA

    By using innovative computational methods to synthesize missing pixels from low-quality images or videos, computational biologists at Carnegie Mellon University have discovered missing information related to how DNA is organized in a cell.

    SciTech | November 25, 2019
  • Equal math skills between the sexes

    The long-standing but inaccurate belief concerning women’s ability in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields is that they are unable to perform at the capacity of a man. People claim that this assumed relative lack of ability arises from biological differences between men and women, making women’s proficiency at math much lower. Many people still think that women cannot th...

    SciTech | November 18, 2019
  • Micromotors move single cells using magnets and ultrasound

    A new type of micromotor has been developed. Directed by magnets and powered by ultrasound, these micromotors are capable of traveling across microscopic particles and cells in very crowded areas without causing any damage.

    SciTech | November 11, 2019
  • Powerful antibody against flu could treat all strains

    A group of American researchers have discovered an antibody against potentially lethal influenza viruses in mice. The antibody may assist in the development of a universal flu shot capable of either treating or preventing every flu strain. The study was conducted at Scripps Research alongside St. Louis’ Washington University School of Medicine and New York’s Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai...

    SciTech | November 4, 2019