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New Energy Bill: Reducing Our Dependence on Foreign Oil
America and its Collision Course
Positive Effects of Carbon Dioxide for Plant Growth
Marine News - Summer 2004 - Our Ocean Environment
How Body Piercing Works -- The Ins and Outs of this Cutting Edge Process
The Joy of Recycling
Energy and America
Diamond Flashes
The Valuable Individual
Trash Talk Your Way to a Better World
Get Hot on Combustion
Why Condition Your Boiler Water?
Tsunami Defined
Glyco Nutrients & Stem Cell Production
Traffic Zoology
Pre-empt the Radiation or Die
How Satellite TV Systems Originated
Alchemy: Turning Rocks to Gold Since the Middle Ages!
A Wake Up Call To The Scientific Community
Why Dont Moths Fly to the Moon?
Feb. 12 is Darwin Day -- Secular Americans Celebrate Bday of Evolution Champ
Paternity Testing - Are You Raising Someone Elses Child?
The Wages of Science
The Ecology of Environmentalism
Paper - More than Meets the Eye
How Albert Einstein Saw Things A Little Differently
Lets Get Dirty
Veterinary Hematology 101; 2005 Abstract
Divining Your Soul Number
Aliens
TSUNAMI The Next Big Wave:The Grandaddy of Them All
How I Became Interested In Looking At The Moon
51 Easy, Eco-Friendly Ways You Can Help Sustain Planet Earth
Global Dumbing?
Movin On: Taking Transhumanism in Stride
Surgical Biomaterials and Tissue Regeneration Technologies
The Debate About Cloning
Eugenics and the Future of the Human Species
Treating Chronic Mutational Hepatitis B with Chinese Medicine Vitalliver (Vigconic Suppositories)
What are GE and GMO Crops?
Tsunami warnings by 2006
What is Dowsing?
Electrical Industrys Protection - Destruction for Good
Troubleshooting Pump Problems the Easy Way
Energy Aware and Waste Wise
Aerospace Design Thoughts, The Bionic Man, and The Future of Design
Aerodynamics of a Flying Disk or Flying Sphere
DNA Profiling: Its Uses In Court
The Quantum Theory of Holy Languages
The Best and Worst of April's Weather
Secrets of The Mathematical Symmetry of Nature and Patterns of Erosion
UUV - Unmanned Underwater Vehicles to be Used for Fish Farming or Algae Bloom Removal
Hydro-Mini Tsunami-Perpetual Wave Making Machine
Electromagnetic Energy in Meteorites - Theory
Space Travel - Human Innate Bonding to ELF - Extremely Low Frequencies of Planet Earth
Life on Mars, Warm Water Under our Ice Caps, Evidence, Microbes under Our Feet
Predictions of Mayan Calendar Followers? 2012 is Just Around the Corner
N400 Brain Wave to Assist in Learning and in Performance
Heads Up Displays and Computer Human Interface
That Dust on Your Car May Soon Be Smarter Than You Think?
Composite Materials in Ships, Pipelines, Liners and Aircraft
Ceramic Coatings Inside Plastic Water Bottles?
Magnetic Propulsion for GI Joe?
Brain Waves Activating to the Tune of a Different Drummer?
Increasing Lightening Storm Intensity and Direction Control of Strikes
Creating Artificial Time in a Vacuum With Pulsed Lasers
Sound From Transmission Power Lines Should Never Be Wasted
Preventing Flooding on Individual Farmers Fields to Save Crops
Should We Allow The Genetic Modification of Insects?
Remote Control Bacteria; We Can Not Allow That.
Electromagnetism, The Universe, And You
Natural Gas Cost Increases; Want to know more?
Drought Worsened in Some States in 2004; 2005 will be very telling
Electromagnetic Energy in Space
Super Volcano: Can The Disaster Be Prevented?
UAV Stealth and Radar Energy Capture for Power and Propulsion
Robotic MAV- Micro Air Vehicle Based on an Organic Humming Bird Model
Mini UAV and MAV Power Plants
Mini-Robots, Motherships, Swarm Strategies, Wasps, Ants, Organization and Delivery
UAV Mini - Torpedo Bombers for Eliminating Hydro Cushioned Water Craft
Launching 400 UAVs from a Transport Plane
X-37 UAV Has Potential
UAV Defense, UAV Recovery, Material Research, Infected Birds with Virus Plastic Net
UAV Blimps Powered By Hydro-Electric Motors Using Hydro and Fluid Dynamic Theory
UAV Air-Breathing SAM Upgrade Recommendations
Aerodynamics and Hydrodynamics of the Marine Life and Uses for AI, UAVs, Robotics, and the Future
Aerodynamics and Hydrodynamics of the Human Body, Birds, and Boeing
Aerodynamic Changes Need To Be Made In MAVs; Micro Air Autonomous Vehicles
Small Attack Submarines, Which Turn Into Hydrofoils and Fly
Shooting Down a UAV in Flight
Para Trooper Gliders With Angle of Attack Motor or Crank
MAVs, UAVs, and Insect Flight Characteristics
UAV - Terrain Following Technologies
MAV Propulsion and Testing
Confusing MAV Optic Flow Sensors In flight Using Mobiles
Surround Panoramic Night Vision is Possible
Micro Blimps Cleaning the Air in Buildings to Eliminate Anthrax spores
Free Energy from Space
Active Aerial Minefields
747 Onboard Laser Might Cause Mistake and Identity
Bio-Rhythm Disruption Frequency Identifier for Human Intentions
Re-Designing the ICBM With The Latest and Greatest Technology
Preventing Death in a Bio Threat
Aluminum Oxide to Disrupt Laser Weapons
Human Motion, Walking, Running and Gait for Identification
Down Scrolling Text to Find Patterns
Organic Decoy Devices for Warfare (ODDW)
Military Convoy Artificial Tubes for Safe Travel
Building a Single Unit CO2 Laser Grid
Weather Control and Creation to Use as a Screen for Troop Advancement
Shamans and Their Documented Abilities
How to Build a Mechanical Bullet Which Turns
Laser Attack, EA, Scalar Attack on Composite Manufactured Vehicles
Tunneling Concepts for Advanced Warfare
Lighter Than Air Tubular Flight
A Call for a Worldwide Campaign on Water Conservation
Bees Wax; History and Origin
What are the Biggest Solar Projects?
Humans and Bees Go Back a Long Way
Making a Lightening Storm?
Visual Limits of the Human Brain Processing Speed
Will Clones Run the World?
The Fall and Fall of the p-Zine
A Tuned Bio-Field and a New Definition of Consciousness: Part 1
A Tuned Bio-Field and a New Definition of Consciousness: Part 2
NASA Budget VS Social Programs
Planet Hugging
We Have Come Along Way in Our Exploitation of Transportation
Electric Power Production From Magnetic Tapes
Travertine Information
Medical Miracle or Mistake?
Using High Altitude Blimp Cell Phone Communication
Enemy UAV Defense is under consideration
Space Probes Speed Up
Cloaking the Postage Stamp Modern Aircraft Carrier
Cloaking a UAV in Flight
Philosophical Discussion of Distribution Systems
How Do Cities Grow?
Efficient Transportation Systems
Older C-130 Hercules Aircraft Problematic
Issues with Aerial Fire Fighting
4D Mapping of Mars Will Find Life
June 2005: Weather Forecasts for Vacationers
The Impact of Efficient Epistemologies on Algorithms
Many Sci Fi writers have discussed Earthquake predictions
Environmental Eco-Terrorists Must Be Stopped
Crop Circles and Genetic Knowledge
Army Mobile Command Center for UAV Launch
The History and Achievements of the Hubble Telescope
Servicing Missions to the Hubble Space Telescope
Three Types of Telescopes - What are the Advantages
Paternity Testing Regulation: Help or Hindrance?
Whispering Windows For Observation Decks of ISS and Moon Colonies
Ultra Thin Space Suits, just a concept
Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Mudslides: Extreme Events - What Do They Mean?
Mars is not hollow; is it?
There is a Core at the Center of the Earth; Right?
Does the Earth Have Hollow Areas Inside it?
Why Can't Our Brain Process What We See Faster?
A Case for Human Machine Visual Interface
Augmented Reality and 3D 360-Vision
The Future Enhancements of Tele-Robotics
Transfer Technologies and Advances in Future Combat
Robotics Wars
Conspiring to Create Our Weather
Moon Rover Robotic Concept; Planetary Exploration
Aliens in Archaeology
Saving Private Ryan in Iraq - Stop the Bleeding
Debunking the Debunker
Flying a Beach Ball UFO
God Created Man, 5000 years ago?
Science Fiction by Arthur C Clarke
Chimpanzees and Humans a lot in common
Fire Escape System Concept
UAV Acoustic Apparatus for Insect Swarming Stimulus, part one
UAV Acoustic Apparatus for Insect Swarming Stimulus, part two
Submarine Propulsion and Internet web sources
Locusts To Help Make Energy From Bio Waste, part I
Locusts To Help Make Energy From Bio Waste, part II
Locusts To Help Make Energy From Bio Waste, part III
Locusts To Help Make Energy From Bio Waste, part IV
Laser Ionization Airflow Tunnel Flight Theory
UAVs and The Future Enhancements of Tele-Robotics
Megaliths and Pole Flips
Gerald Hawkins
Big Bang or Lots of Big Fire Crackers?
Underground Cities, Save the Humans
Hyper Sound Wave Emissions to Quiet Helicopters
Memory Research Misses the Obvious
Increasing Human Brain Power, Concept
Theoretically is it Possible to Defy Gravity?
Astrophysics and Other Universe Sentient Life
Hominid Inter-breeding
Stem Cells (The Truth)
The Bill Clinton Neuron And The Sweat Neuron
Mystical Physicists
A Review of Scientific American Magazine
Reverse Osmosis and Deionized Water Filtration
Controls - The Building Blocks of Automation
Transducers - The Remarkable Changers
Bi-Location
The As Have it
Mars Surface Exploration and AFF
Mini Robots Grid Meteorite Search
Social Robotic Bees to Prevent Killer Bee Attacks on Cities
Hurricane and Typhoons Show Drop in Ozone Levels
Acoustic Transducers and Light Waves for VSTOL, a Concept
Ocean Polymer Goo to Stop Enemy Ships, a Concept
Creation
Atlantis through Science
Rover Stuck on Mars?
Precognition Shock to Prevent Bullet Strike
Cold Fusion
RFID Sensors to Protect Water Supplies
Acoustic Transducers To Detect And Eliminate Incoming Mortar Rounds
Droughts and Salt Water Canals Random Thoughts
Trojan World War
A Unique History of the Light Bulb
Welcome to the Eye Science
Rodent Populations are Half within 3 miles of a Railroad Track
How A Light Bulb Works and Other Interesting Tidbits
Institute of Noetic Sciences
The Bermuda Triangle and Antarctica
Hobbits and Lice
Equipment for the Amateur Astronomer - Part 1
The Fertilization Process and Implications of Test Tube Babies
Ancient Inventions and Anthropology
Earthquake and Disaster Delays in Scientific Innovation
Using Mosquito MEMS to Collect DNA Samples
Hibernate Enemy with Gas Cloud
Methods of Improving Boiler Efficiency
Can Rain Makers Really Make Rain?
Randomness Versus Predetermination
MP Apprehension of High Strung or Drunken Soldiers
CCTV Decoy Registration System
Gulf of Mexico Formed by a Rotating Hurricane Trapped in the Region
Smart Dust and Virtual Keyboards
Ground Targets Via Space Laser Weapons
Hibernating Humans for Space Flight
Spray on Dirt for Camouflage
Acoustic Transducers for High Altitude Balloon Control
Saving People in Disaster Crisis, Concept
Pandemic Crisis Cure Concept
Dream Therapy and Learning thru Human Hibernation
DNA Testing Has Changed Everything
DNA Testing Breaks Down Barriers in the Court Room
Living In Arizona Boulders--Where Did They Come From?
Is Thought Evident in Plants?
Life Under Mars Ice Shelf?
The Intricacies of a Compound Microscope
Ancient Navigation and Mapping
The Harmonic
Cord Blood and Its Uses
Pre-Neolithic Calendars (Accurate)
Static Charge Pulse on Wind Generator Material Memory Blades
Making Diamonds Using The Earth
Einstein Half Dead
An Immortal Horse
Where Do Insects Go When It Rains?
Embryonic Stem Cell
Mississippi River Mouth Debris Jetting Using Acoustic Transducers
Acoustic Transducers and Material Memory in Pipelines to Create Flow Up Hill
Building an Ice House on Mars
Tactile Pressure Sensors for Future Robotics
Tactile Squeegee for Plexiglas Windows
Archaeology
How Did DNA Testing Children Begin?
How Can DNA Testing Help an Immigration Case?
Telescopes - Principle of Operation and Factors that Affect Its Properties
What is Science?
Is Your Brain Really Necessary?


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Scientists track Florida's vanishing barrier reef  Science Magazine

THE FLORIDA KEYS REEF TRACT—Earlier this month, outfitted in scuba gear and bobbing above lumpy brown coral 6 kilometers off Key Largo, Lauren Toth, ...


Working Scientist podcast: Science and government, Canadian style  Nature.com

Mona Nemer tells Julie Gould about her role as Canada's chief scientific adviser and how she aims to strengthen science in the country.


These origami robots could one day deliver drugs inside your body  Science Magazine

Tiny robot swarms that deliver drugs and help perform operations inside the body have long been a dream of scientists and science-fiction writers alike. But the ...


Scientists create decoder to turn brain activity into speech  The Guardian

Technology could in effect give voice back to people with conditions such as Parkinson's.


Who hit the ball out? An egocentric temporal order bias  Science Advances

Temporal order judgments can require integration of self-generated action events and external sensory information. We examined whether conscious ...


'Audacious' science ideas win huge funding boosts after selection by TED group  Science Magazine

Protein design team and other science projects raise tens of millions of dollars from a network of donors.


How Nike engineered its latest record-breaking marathon shoe  Popular Science

Today, Nike released its third iteration of its marathon racing shoe, which the company is calling the Next%. Here's the science of what makes it fast.


First marsquake detected by NASA's InSight mission  Science Magazine

Mars is shaking. After several months of apprehensive waiting on a quiet surface, NASA's InSight lander has registered a sweet, small sound: the first marsquake ...


Poet Franny Choi Reads From Her New Book 'Soft Science'  NPR

Poet Franny Choi reads a poem from her new book Soft Science and describes how poets of color are supporting each other.


Verge Science just won a Webby Award  The Verge

The jury is in, and we're pleased to announce that Verge Science has won a Webby Award and a People's Voice Award in the Science & Education (Channels ...


Persistent Early to Middle Holocene tropical foraging in southwestern Amazonia  Science Advances

The Amazon witnessed the emergence of complex societies after 2500 years ago that altered tropical landscapes through intensive agriculture and managed ...


Making A Splash  Inside Science News Service

(Inside Science) -- A single drop of water, a few millimeters wide, probably goes unnoticed by most people. But when that tiny drop lands on a surface, a leaf, ...


Exceptional preservation of mid-Cretaceous marine arthropods and the evolution of novel forms via heterochrony  Science Advances

Evolutionary origins of novel forms are often obscure because early and transitional fossils tend to be rare, poorly preserved, or lack proper phylogenetic ...


Science explains why you wrongly think that ball is yours  East Bay Times

Click here if you are unable to view this gallery on a mobile device. Nearly simultaneously, two opponents reach for a ball. Who got it first? We think it's ours, and ...


Excavations show hunter-gatherers lived in the Amazon more than 10000 years ago  Science News

Hunter-gatherers occupied the southwestern Amazon rainforest by around 10,600 years ago — at least several thousand years earlier than previously thought.


'Beautiful Nightmare' Crab Sported Lobster Shell, Shrimp Mouth and Soccer Ball Eyes  Live Science

This ancient crab's eyes were so big it would be like a human with soccer ball-size peepers.


Jason advisory group prepares to shut down, as U.S. contract extension seems unlikely  Science Magazine

Hope is fading that the U.S. government will extend a 30 April cutoff date for federal agencies to hire the 60-year-old Jason study group for independent, ...


Earth Science Is Ready for Preprints  Eos

The EarthArXiv preprint archive, in operation for almost a year and a half, makes the latest Earth science research available to a wider community.


Millimeter-scale flexible robots with programmable three-dimensional magnetization and motions  Science

Flexible magnetic small-scale robots use patterned magnetization to achieve fast transformation into complex three-dimensional (3D) shapes and thereby ...


Wednesday is Weather & Science Day at Coors Field  9News.com KUSA

Later Wednesday morning, Coors Field will be packed with students eager to learn all about science and weather through fun, interactive experiments.


Philadelphia Science Festival returns with the Carnival on the Parkway, citywide stargazing, a Rail Park bubbl  Philly.com

Standing in front of Fette Sau's 100-plus liquor-bottle-lined bar, Adam Piazza presses the “on” button of a black, wand-like device called an Oudin coil. All of a ...


Former NASA astronaut Mark Kelly hopes to bring some science to the Senate  The Verge

In February, former NASA astronaut Mark Kelly announced his decision to run for the US Senate in Arizona — a move that he had been thinking about for the ...


Why seaweed is strangling Mexican tourism, and how science could help  MIT Technology Review

Sargassum is infesting Mexico's coastline. Researchers are scrambling to stop an ecological crisis, and maybe even make something good of it.


Scientists find reason behind split-second sporting disputes  The Guardian

Whether it's rushing to push the buzzer on a quiz show or working out who last touched a basketball before it left the court, players often end up squabbling over ...


World Book Day: Science in Fiction  BioTechniques.com

This World Book Day, we feature some leading scientists who also share a passion for fiction. Unearthing their views on Science in Fiction.


Why are Canada's scientists getting political?  Nature.com

Erratic funding for basic research, coupled with concerns that science has fallen down the priority list for politicians, has contributed to a shift in researchers' ...


A global database of women scientists is diversifying the face of science  Science Daily

Underrepresentation of women scientists in the public sphere perpetuates the stereotype of the white male scientist and fails both to reflect the true diversity of ...


Vast Expanses of Rock on Earth's Surface May Act Like a Natural Solar Panel  Live Science

Scientists have found electricity flowing in an unexpected place — across the surfaces of rocks. Mineral coatings on rocks turn sunlight into electricity, turning on ...


Three in four female physics undergrads report sexual harassment  Science Magazine

Fully three in four U.S. undergraduate women majoring in physics reported being sexually harassed over a 2-year period ending in 2017, according to a new ...


Science Central gets equipment grant for planetarium campaign | Local | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Science Central has the star projector, and now it has $300000 for digital add-on equipment to boost the museum's campaign.


Hundreds of Mass. female scientists have joined global database of experts to change face of industry  The Boston Globe

Hundreds of female scientists from Massachusetts have joined a global online registry of female scientists that was established in January 2018. In about a year, ...


After ousters, MD Anderson officials try to calm fears of racial profiling  Science Magazine

Administrators at the MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas, yesterday tried to reassure alarmed employees that its recent dismissals of faculty ...


Global warming may boost economic inequality  Science Magazine

Over the past half-century, climate change has been blamed for heat waves, flooding, and rising seas. Now, researchers say warmer temperatures are widening ...


4.24.19 Polk State Fire Science Coordinator designs Florida Fallen Firefighter Memorial  Polk State College News

Jim Davis is well known for rigorously training highly-skilled professionals for central Florida fire departments, and that includes instilling in firefighters the ...


Portland Public Schools Promised a Science Workshop at Low-Income Roosevelt High. Then It Sent the Money to Other Schools.  Willamette Week

Five years ago, parents at Roosevelt High School were so frustrated by the failure of Portland Public Schools to allocate the school its fair share of bond money, ...


Baby tyrannosaur's eBay auction sparks outrage  Science Magazine

It's astonishing what you can buy on eBay. An ongoing auction on the site offers buyers the chance to own what is claimed to be “maybe the only” juvenile ...


Treating addiction: Cryo-EM technology enables the 'impossible'  EurekAlert

Scientists used a compound found in a shrub native to Africa to reveal the three major shapes of the serotonin transporter, a protein in the brain linked to anxiety ...


Science Corner – World Wide Web: Are you connected?  Positively Naperville

How would your life be different if the internet and the World Wide Web were switched off forever? You might nostalgically think life would be better, but it would ...


Honey Science Expands in Downtown Santa Barbara  Santa Barbara Edhat

Tech company Honey Science recently subleased two adjoining buildings totaling 18,792 square feet of office space in the center of downtown Santa Barbara.


To amp up solar cells, scientists ditch silicon  Science Magazine

Silicon dominates the world of solar power. Even the newest solar cell designs, tandem devices that have a silicon solar cell below a cell made of a crystalline ...


Scientists Have Identified Almost 2 Million 'Hidden' Earthquakes Shaking California  ScienceAlert

California is notorious for its earthquakes, but a stunning new discovery reveals for the first time just how much we've underestimated its omnipresent ...


Deep inside Earth, scientists find weird blobs and mountains taller than Mount Everest  NBC News

Scientists say Earth's mantle is layered like an onion, and they are attempting to map the the blobs, plumes and metal ocean deep inside the planet.


Baboons' gut makeup is determined mostly by soil, not genetics  Science Magazine

You are what you eat. And when you eat a lot of dirt, the makeup of your gut will change—at least, if you're a baboon. A new study shows local soils, not genetics ...


YouTuber Turns Two Giant Water Bottles Into a Plasma Cannon... For Science  Outer Places

You may remember our coverage of the YouTube inventor who created a small, but compelling, propane-powered rifle that fired empty soda bottles. As wit...


Wary of Chinese Espionage, Houston Cancer Center Chose to Fire 3 Scientists  The New York Times

Two tenured scientists at a renowned cancer hospital in Houston have resigned, and the hospital is seeking to fire a third, in connection with an investigation into ...


Auroral 'speed bumps' are more complicated, scientists find  Science Daily

Researchers find that 'speed bumps' in space, which can slow down satellites orbiting closer to Earth, are more complex than originally thought.


Exclusive: Major U.S. cancer center ousts 'Asian' researchers after NIH flags their foreign ties  Science Magazine

HOUSTON, TEXAS—The MD Anderson Cancer Center here has ousted three senior researchers after the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, ...


USDA orders scientists to say published research is ‘preliminary’  Washington Post

Any scientist reading the disclaimer added to USDA research "would be very confused by this statement,” one journal editor said.


Here's what scientists think a black hole looks like  Science Magazine

Astronomers may have imaged a black hole for the first time, capping decades of calculations of how they ought to appear.


The geomorphology, color, and thermal properties of Ryugu: Implications for parent-body processes  Science Magazine

Asteroids fall to Earth in the form of meteorites, but these provide little information about their origins. The Japanese mission Hayabusa2 is designed to collect ...


Americans Are Smart About Science  FiveThirtyEight

Hey, didja hear about those scientifically illiterate Americans? People so dumb, they think the sun revolves around the Earth? People who can't pass a quiz of ...


Cheap, portable scanners could transform brain imaging. But how will scientists deliver the data?  Science Magazine

Q&A with neuroethicist Francis Shen and MRI developer Michael Garwood.


Ancient Greek Murder Victim Died with Weirdly Perfect Circle in Chest  Live Science

About 2,000 years ago, a heavily muscled man was murdered on a Greek island. The killer drove a seven-pointed spear into the man's chest with such force that ...


This fungus has wiped out more species than any other disease  Science Magazine

The infectious disease that has devastated the most biodiversity is a fungal killer of amphibians, researchers report today in Science . Around the world, 90 ...


Obscure sexually transmitted parasite tangles with immune system  Science News

Scientists are working out how Trichomonas vaginalis, one of the most prevalent sexually transmitted infections, causes problems in women and men.


Hayabusa2 arrives at the carbonaceous asteroid 162173 Ryugu—A spinning top–shaped rubble pile  Science Magazine

Asteroids fall to Earth in the form of meteorites, but these provide little information about their origins. The Japanese mission Hayabusa2 is designed to collect ...


The World's Largest Atom Smasher Could Be Tweaked to Hunt 'Dark World' Particles  Live Science

When it reopens in 2021, the Large Hadron collider should be able to detect rare particles with possible links to the world of dark matter and energy.


Astronomers have spotted the universe's first molecule  Science Magazine

The universe's very first molecule, thought to be created after the big bang, has been detected in space for the first time. Helium hydride (HeH), a combination of ...


Why scientists are studying sommeliers' brains  decanter.com

A series of studies have been looking at how sommeliers develop olfactory skills with a view to better understanding brain health...


Scientists decry USDA's decision to end cat parasite research  Science Magazine

For the past 37 years, a small research lab in Beltsville, Maryland, has been the world's leading hub for scientists working on Toxoplasma gondii, a parasite that ...


A marine parasite's mitochondria lack DNA but still churn out energy  Science News

Missing mitochondrial DNA inside a parasitic marine microbe turned up inside the organism's nucleus.


Arc-continent collisions in the tropics set Earth's climate state  Science Magazine

On million-year time scales, Earth's climate state is determined by sources and sinks of carbon to the ocean-atmosphere system. But which specific mechanisms ...


Concerns of young protesters are justified  Science Magazine

The world's youth have begun to persistently demonstrate for the protection of the climate and other foundations of human well-being. (1, 2). As scientists and ...


New climate models predict a warming surge  Science Magazine

For nearly 40 years, the massive computer models used to simulate global climate have delivered a fairly consistent picture of how fast human carbon emissions ...


Archaeologists unearth largest Mayan figurine factory to date  Science Magazine

ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO—Archaeologists working in Guatemala have discovered the largest known figurine workshop in the Mayan world, they ...


Cytosine base editor generates substantial off-target single-nucleotide variants in mouse embryos  Science Magazine

Unintended genomic modifications limit the potential therapeutic use of gene-editing tools. Available methods to find off-targets generally do not work in vivo or ...


The NASA Twins Study: A multidimensional analysis of a year-long human spaceflight  Science Magazine

Space is the final frontier for understanding how extreme environments affect human physiology. Following twin astronauts, one of which spent a year-long ...


California scientists unravel genetic mysteries of world’s tallest trees  San Francisco Chronicle

Scientists have unlocked the genetic codes of California's most distinguished, longest-lasting residents — coast redwood and giant sequoia trees — in what is a ...


Scientists propose new theory on Alzheimer's, amyloid connection  Science Daily

'Is amyloid precursor protein the mastermind behind Alzheimer's or is it just an accomplice?' Researchers devised a multi-functional reporter for amyloid ...


The board games turning science into playtime  The Guardian

Science-themed board games are an increasingly popular way to learn about everything from atom building to colonising space.


This is the slowest radioactive decay ever spotted  Science News

Scientists have made the first direct observations of an exotic type of radioactive decay called two-neutrino double electron capture.


Tweeting while flying kills migratory birds  Science Magazine

Texting while driving can be deadly. So can tweeting while flying, a new study finds—among some species of migratory birds. Researchers have found that birds ...


Amphibian fungal panzootic causes catastrophic and ongoing loss of biodiversity  Science Magazine

Rapid spread of disease is a hazard in our interconnected world. The chytrid fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis was identified in amphibian populations ...


How to keep mosquitoes away  Popular Science

You won't need to hunt the little bloodsuckers down if you know how to keep them away in the first place. Deposit Photos. Mosquitoes are small, but dangerous, ...


Did Anne Boleyn Really Speak After She Was Beheaded? Here's the Science  Newsweek

Studies have shown activity in the brain 30 minutes after the heart has stopped beating.


Scientists Made Bubbles of Sand, and That's a Big Deal  Popular Mechanics

A group of scientists proved that sand can form lava lamp-style bubbles, which could have applications in geology and pharmaceuticals.


Keep your spouse happy and you'll live longer - science says so  Metro.co.uk

You've heard the expression 'happy wife, happy life'? Well, science may have just backed that up. It turns out that having a contented and happy wife (or ...


Human impact erodes chimpanzee behavioral diversity  Science Magazine

We often frame negative human impacts on animal species in terms of numbers of individuals reduced or numbers of regions from which species are absent.


Powerful CRISPR cousin accidentally mutates RNA while editing DNA target  Science Magazine

When researchers first reported 3 years ago that they had created base editors, a version of the powerful genome-editing tool CRISPR, excitement swirled ...


A Global Deal For Nature: Guiding principles, milestones, and targets  Science Advances

The Global Deal for Nature (GDN) is a time-bound, science-driven plan to save the diversity and abundance of life on Earth. Pairing the GDN and the Paris ...


New Twitter account outs shoddy reporting in science stories  Quartz

In this era of fake news, it's not unusual for social media users—including the US president—to accuse journalists of doing bad work. Sadly, when it comes to ...


Believe in Atlantis? These archaeologists want to win you back to science  Science Magazine

In February, the popular podcast The Joe Rogan Experience referred to an idea made famous by some books and TV shows: that an image of the Mayan King ...


‘Partly Alive’: Scientists Revive Cells in Brains From Dead Pigs  The New York Times

In a study that upends assumptions about brain death, researchers brought some cells back to life — or something like it.


See beautiful fossils from top Cambrian sites around the world  Science News

Troves of Cambrian fossils are known at more than 50 places around the world. Here are five standout spots.


Scientists Uncover California's Hidden Earthquakes  Scientific American

Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the ...


National Academy of Sciences will vote on ejecting sexual harassers  Science Magazine

The U.S. National Academy of Sciences (NAS) in Washington, D.C., will ask its members this month to change the organization's bylaws to allow proven sexual ...


Can science survive without statistical significance?  Science News

In science, the success of an experiment is often determined by a measure called “statistical significance.” A result is considered to be “significant” if the ...


Evidence for hormonal control of heart regenerative capacity during endothermy acquisition  Science Magazine

Among vertebrates, zebrafish and salamanders can regenerate their hearts, whereas adult mice and humans cannot. Hirose et al. analyzed diploid ...


Persistence of intense, climate-driven runoff late in Mars history  Science Advances

Mars is dry today, but numerous precipitation-fed paleo-rivers are found across the planet's surface. These rivers' existence is a challenge to models of planetary ...


Ancient 'Snowball Earth' thawed out in a flash  Science Magazine

More than half a billion years ago, our planet was a giant snowball hurtling through space. Glaciers blanketed the globe all the way to the equator in one of the ...


'An Elegant Defense' explores the immune system's softer side  Science News

The lives of four people helped or harmed by their body's natural defenses illustrate why immunology has become one of the hottest fields in science.


How US–China political tensions are affecting science  Nature.com

Conference travel, research visas, science funding and security clearance are all touched by the geopolitics.


Update: Legislator asks Pentagon to restore contract for storied Jason science advisory group  Science Magazine

*Update, 11 April, 3:30 p.m.: The legislator who revealed the Pentagon's decision to terminate the Jason contract during a congressional hearing earlier this ...


Engineering researcher uses network science to understand how materials work  Science Daily

Using network science -- part of a larger mathematical field called graph theory -- a professor mapped long range atomic forces onto an incredibly complex ...


Sustained rescue of prefrontal circuit dysfunction by antidepressant-induced spine formation  Science Magazine

A better understanding of the mechanisms underlying the action of antidepressants is urgently needed. Moda-Sava et al. explored a possible mode of action for ...


Bay Area Air Quality Takes a Hit in Latest Report  KQED

The American Lung Association's annual State of the Air report found the Bay Area ranked in the 10-worst metropolitan areas for ozone and particle pollutio.


New species of ancient human unearthed in the Philippines  Science Magazine

A strange new species may have joined the human family. Human fossils found in a cave on Luzon, the largest island in the Philippines, include tiny molars ...


EPA panel seeks to bring back fired scientists for clean-air review  Science Magazine

Originally published by E&E News. A fractured EPA advisory panel is asking for help as its ability to handle a high-stakes review of particulate matter standards ...


Urine salts elucidate Early Neolithic animal management at Aşıklı Höyük, Turkey  Science Advances

The process of sheep and goat (caprine) domestication began by 9000 to 8000 BCE in Southwest Asia. The early Neolithic site at Aşıklı Höyük in central Turkey ...


Hazards of human spaceflight  Science Magazine

In Einstein's famous twin paradox, the effect of special relativity causes aging to slow in one twin during travel in a high-speed rocket through space while the ...


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