Wood Wide Web

Wood Wide Web: The buried language network of the trees

A complex web of roots, bacteria and fungi has been discovered by an international team of researchers; allegedly this web builds a ‘social’ network for trees, enabling them to connect to one another. The study revealed that trees, like humans,…

Water that never freezes

Scientists discover process to prevent water from freezing

Through a new study scientists at ETH Zurich and the University of Zurich have discovered a process through which they claim they can prevent water from freezing. The process involves use of a new class of lipids known as lipidic…