Science Blog

Sunday the 7th of February 2016

Human culture, not smarts, may have overwhelmed Neanderthals - 11:20

Realizing your true (solar) potential - 10:52

White House Puts Spotlight on Earthquake Early-Warning System - 10:52

Delivering Genes Across the Blood-Brain Barrier - 10:51

Hedgehog in space - 10:51

Saturday the 6th of February 2016

Orangutans: Lethal aggression between females - 20:30

The fat that refuses to disappear - 09:31

Aggressive and Human-Loving, Aedes Aegypti Mosquito Spreading Zika and Other Diseases - 09:30

Online shopping might not be as green as we thought - 09:30

Friday the 5th of February 2016

Researchers ID striking genomic signature shared by five types of cancer - 17:31

Saturn’s enormous B-ring: Great vista, less filling - 17:31

A new-generation exoskeleton helps the paralyzed to walk - 17:30

EPA’s Early Sampling Results Confirm Lead-Removal Filters are Working as Expected - 15:11

Clinician’s exposure to basic science articles has significantly declined - 14:32

Prunetin prolongs lifespan in male fruit flies and enhances overall health - 14:32

How Gut Inflammation Sparks Colon Cancer - 14:31

Enjoy your sneeze: It may mean you won’t get brain cancer - 14:31

When ‘retail therapy’ makes you feel worse - 14:30

When older adults stop driving, it may impact health and well-being - 14:00

Crowdfunding the fight against cancer - 08:38

Thursday the 4th of February 2016

Vacations can lead to weight gain, contribute to ‘creeping obesity’ - 16:33

Graphene is strong, but is it tough? - 16:33

New Galaxy-hunting Sky Camera Sees Redder Better - 11:21

Computer science meets economics - 08:46

Neural pathway responsible for opioid withdrawal found - 08:46

U.S. a shabby player when it comes to the poor - 08:45

Nutrient Deprivation Kills Kidney Cancer Cells - 08:45

Officials Describe Plans to Integrate Women into Combat Roles - 08:44

Don’t use body mass index to determine whether people are healthy - 08:17

Early poverty disrupts link between hunger and eating - 08:17

For pregnant women with flu, the earlier the better for antiviral treatment - 08:16

Power Brokers Care More about Efficiency Than Equality - 08:16

Do venture capitalists matter? - 08:15

Wednesday the 3rd of February 2016

NIH scientists discover genetic cause of rare allergy to vibration - 18:44

Breakthrough in generating embryonic cells that are critical for human health - 18:43

Prehistoric mystery meat put to the test (spoiler alert: it’s not woolly mammoth OR giant ground sloth) - 18:10

Parental Depression Negatively Affects Children’s School Performance - 12:51

Trust in adults affects children’s willingness to delay gratification - 12:50

No proof that radiation from X rays and CT scans causes cancer - 12:50

Study shows direct link between state spending habits and AIDS deaths - 09:30

Media stereotypes fuel support for anti-Muslim action - 09:00

Tuesday the 2nd of February 2016

Study shows North Atlantic Ocean CO2 storage doubled over last decade - 18:30

How, not why, the human brain folds - 12:20

Logging helps black rats invade rainforests - 11:51

Severe drought no longer caused just by nature - 11:51

Monsanto’s glyphosate now most heavily used weed-killer in history - 11:50

Ship noise extends to frequencies used by endangered killer whales - 11:50

Women more sensitive to irksome behavior than men - 11:11

Why do scientists chase unicorns? - 11:11

Scientists use light to drive chemical reactions - 11:10