Although overhunting led to the demise of some prehistoric megafauna after the last ice age, a new study found that the extinction of the woolly rhinoceros may have been caused by climate change. By sequencing ancient DNA from 14 woolly rhinos, researchers found that their population remained stable and diverse until only a few thousand […]
In a proof-of-concept study, researchers report that a simple, low-cost technique provided visual proof that face masks are effective in reducing droplet emissions during normal wear. They found that the best face coverings were N95 masks without valves -- the hospital-grade coverings that are used by front-line health care workers. Surgical or polypropylene masks also […]
A new study supports predictions that the Arctic could be free of sea ice by 2035.
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Nobel Laureate Prof. Shuji Nakamura will give plenary talk at AAAFM-UCLA, 2019 at UCLA.
Conference proceeding will be published in special issue of Current Applied Physics published by Elsevier having impact factor 2.05.