Chemistry Aug 21
For the first time, ETH researchers have succeeded in applying a millennia-old method for making fabrics to create a completely organic nanoweave. The structure of the trihexagonal ‘kagome' weave is based on the sophisticated design of the molecules that make up the threads.
Civil Engineering Aug 21
Civil Engineering

According to an EPFL study, butterflies living in urban areas face the threat of consanguinity and potential extinction.

Life Sciences Aug 18
Life Sciences

Researchers from ETH Zurich and the University of Vienna have discovered a type of bacteria that uses tiny daggers to prevent itself from being eaten by amoebae.