Science Blog

Friday the 30th of January 2015

DNA clock helps to get measure of people’s lifespans - 11:30

‘Vast majority’ of neurosurgeons practice defensive medicine - 11:30

Tweeting about sexism may improve a woman’s wellbeing - 11:30

Hot on the trail of the hepatitis-liver cancer connection - 11:30

Why do zebras have stripes? - 11:30

Shared symptoms of Chikungunya virus, rheumatoid arthritis may cloud diagnosis - 11:30

Altered dopamine signaling a clue to autism - 11:30

Building trustworthy big data algorithms - 11:30

A rare glimpse at the elusive Saharan cheetah - 11:30

Learning lessons by following Madison’s foxes and coyotes - 11:00

Fluorescent Dyes Light up Brain Cancer During Surgery - 11:00

Study analyzes how manmade noise impacts bird decline - 11:00

Fossils from a new aetosaur species discovered in North Carolina - 11:00

Study to explore women’s emotional barriers to exercise - 11:00

Technology Tightens the Focus on Who’s Watching Women - 11:00

Thursday the 29th of January 2015

Diet and nutrition essential for mental health - 10:00

Gender roles: Men and women are not so different after all - 10:00

Eye-tracking technology detects concussions, head injury severity - 10:00

Facelift surgery after massive weight loss poses challenges - 10:00

Feelings of loneliness and depression linked to binge-watching television - 10:00

Some potentially habitable planets began as gaseous, Neptune-like worlds - 09:30

Child maltreatment not a clear path to adult crime - 09:30

Immune cells are an ally, not enemy, in battle against Alzheimer’s - 09:30

Anxiety associated with greater cognitive decline in those at risk for Alzheimer’s - 09:30

Common Pesticide May Increase Risk of ADHD - 09:30

Precision Medicine Transforms Cancer Treatment - 09:30

Sex Differences Found in Brain Mechanisms Important for Learning - 09:30

The anti-aging benefits of environmental enrichment - 04:30

Wednesday the 28th of January 2015

Brain Region Vulnerable to Aging is Larger in Those with Longevity Gene Variant - 11:30

Study: Porches an Overlooked Lead Hazard - 11:30

Can Omega-3 Fatty Acids Combat COPD? - 11:30

Did genetic links to modern maladies provide ancient benefits? - 11:30

Overweight video game avatars ‘play’ worse than thin ones - 11:30

Tuesday the 27th of January 2015

Researchers identify brain circuit that regulates thirst - 17:20

Early Mesoamericans affected by climate change - 17:20

Dog disease in lions spread by multiple species - 17:20

Easter Island mystery - 13:30

How creative are you? Depends where you’re from - 13:30

Retreat of multiculturalism ‘is a myth’ - 13:30

Using stem cells to grow new hair - 13:30

Link between parental time pressure, mental health problems among children - 13:30

Things smell good for a reason - 13:30

3 Questions: Dara Entekhabi on NASA’s soil-moisture mission - 08:30

New space telescope concept could image objects at far higher resolution than Hubble - 08:30

Mothers’ ‘baby talk’ is less clear than their adult speech - 08:00

Scientists find drug candidates can block cell-death pathway associated with Parkinson’s - 08:00

‘Bulletproof’ battery: Kevlar membrane for safer, thinner lithium rechargeables - 08:00

Trust your gut: E. coli may hold one of the keys to treating Parkinson’s - 08:00

Is the medical match fair? - 08:00

Future Wave and Wind Effects on Pacific Islands - 07:30