Minnesota Supercomputing Institute
For centuries, Pacific Islanders have used the kava (Piper methysticum G. Forster) plant to make water-based drinks for medicinal and ceremonial use.
Concern about the level of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere and the resulting impacts on global climate has led many to look for alternative technologies.
Plasmas are used in industrial processes in several important high-technology industries, such as the semiconductor industry.
Sirtuins are a group of seven compounds (SIRT1 - SIRT7) that are involved in a wide range of biological functions.
Most galaxies that we have observed contain at their centers a supermassive black hole.
Application of Informatics to Transcription of Ancient Papyri
photo credit: Bethany A. Stahl
Oral cancer is a virulent form of the disease, with a nearly 50 percent mortality rate.
The physics of diffuse, ionized gases - plasmas - and gravity in deep space are of great interest to researchers investigating how the early univers