Science Blog

Monday the 25th of July 2016

Patch delivers drug, gene, and light-based therapy to tumors - 11:01

Helicopter Display Emulator Facilitates System Testing - 11:01

Imaging the brain at multiple size scales - 11:01

New lithium-oxygen battery greatly improves energy efficiency, longevity - 11:01

Painless, cheap microneedle system monitors drugs - 09:01

The surprising psychological benefits— and risks— of Pokémon Go - 09:01

Odd new species is first described solitary species in over a century - 08:31

Hallucinatory ‘voices’ shaped by local culture - 08:31

What’s good for crops not always good for the environment - 08:31

New movie screen allows for glasses-free 3-D at a larger scale - 08:31

Sunday the 24th of July 2016

Old Growth May Help Protect Northwest Birds from Warming Temperatures - 00:41

Simpler, cheaper treatment as effective as cognitive behavioural therapy for treating depression - 00:41

Saturday the 23rd of July 2016

Grad Student Uses Her Disease to Fuel Research - 09:31

Friday the 22nd of July 2016

Are Calm Environments Restorative? It Depends - 18:51

Three Charged in $1 Billion Gov’t Health Fraud - 18:51

Ford Developing Car Parts Made Out of Captured Carbon Dioxide - 18:51

Newly discovered material property may lead to high temp superconductivity - 16:21

Using data to inform the connections between technology and policy - 15:51

Naturally occurring CO2 delayed impacts of climate change - 15:51

Researchers identify genome-modifying enzyme linked to Rett Syndrome - 13:11

Resistance to antidepressants linked to metabolism - 13:11

Study: Managed beehives can discourage crop-raiding elephants - 13:11

Koreans say they’ll help develop Hyperloop technology - 11:21

U.S. land capacity for feeding people could expand with dietary changes - 10:51

Natural Attraction: Genes find their partners without matchmakers - 10:51

Study: Violations of privacy rights by law enforcement ‘fusion centers’ are the exception, not the rule - 10:51

NSF, other federal science websites down - 10:51

Why do consumers participate in ‘green’ programs? - 10:51

Just-so black holes: Direct-collapse behemoths ‘a cosmic miracle’ - 08:21

Rapid, low-temperature process adds weeks to milk’s shelf life - 08:21

Vibrating footwear could help astronauts, visually impaired skirt obstacles - 07:51

Study confirms: Forms of HIV can cross from chimps to humans - 07:21

Shaken baby syndrome accepted as diagnoses by majority of physicians - 07:21

Thursday the 21st of July 2016

Predatory prawns effectively combat major parasite - 21:11

Designing climate-friendly concrete, from the nanoscale up - 20:11

Historical Records Miss a Fifth of Global Warming: NASA - 20:11

Chicago to host world’s largest conference on high-energy physics - 18:21

Seeing the Milky Way’s Giant Black Hole with New Eyes - 18:21

Three-drug combinations could help counter antibiotic resistance - 17:21

Artificial muscle for soft robotics: low voltage, high hopes - 17:21

Wherefore art thou, dark matter? - 16:51

Study Shows Changes in Brain Activity After Mindfulness Therapy - 16:51

New therapeutic targets for small cell lung cancer identified - 15:21

Researchers ID new mechanism of tuberculosis infection - 15:21

How ‘however’ almost kicked ‘but’’s butt: linguistics study - 15:21

Alien Solar System Boasts Tightly Spaced Planets, Unusual Orbits - 14:51

Scientists program cells to remember and respond to series of stimuli - 14:21

Borrowing from pastry chefs, engineers create nanolayered composites - 14:21

World’s most powerful quantum computer now online at USC - 14:21

Temperature helps drive the emergence of different personalities in spiders - 14:21