Science Blog

Thursday the 9th of October 2014

Elephant ‘Radar’ Can Detect Rain 150 Miles Away - 17:00

Harvard scientists claim giant leap against diabetes via stem cell production - 15:30

Decreased ability to identify odors can predict death - 15:30

Dark matter half what we thought - 12:30

Drinking decaf coffee maybe good for the liver - 12:30

NASA Parachute Engineers Have Appetite for Destruction - 08:30

The cichlids’ egg-spots: How evolution creates new characteristics - 08:30

Community justice court associated with lower rearrest rates - 08:30

Hospital patients are not washing their hands - 08:30

Drug used for another disease slows progression of Parkinson’s - 08:30

Researchers ID epigenetic changes caused by binge drinking - 08:00

Origin of ‘Ocean of Storms’ on Earth’s Moon - 08:00

Dengue fever vastly underreported in India - 08:00

Wednesday the 8th of October 2014

Slime-producing molecules help spread disease from cats to sea otters - 08:00

Natural selection can produce orange corn rich in provitamin A - 08:00

Noncitizens face harsher U.S. prison sentences compared to citizens - 08:00

Small spills at gas stations could cause significant public health risks over time - 08:00

Enterovirus advice: Don’t panic. Wash your hands. - 08:00

Clear Skies and Water Vapor Found on Exoplanet - 08:00

Metal Made Like Plastic May Have Big Impact - 08:00

Swirling Cloud at Titan’s Pole is Cold and Toxic - 08:00

FBI Releases Study on Active Shooter Incidents - 08:00

High Blood Pressure Breakthrough - 07:30

Found lurking in public databases, type-2 diabetes drug passes early test - 07:30

Frankenstein and the Institutional Review Board - 07:30

H7N9 flu vaccine study shows adjuvant is essential - 07:30

Wealthy parents increased spending on children during recession - 07:30

Tuesday the 7th of October 2014

Sugar linked to memory problems in adolescent rats - 11:30

Toddlers regulate behavior to avoid making adults angry - 11:30

Back off: Female chimps stressed out by competing suitors - 11:30

Potty training before age 2 linked to increased risk of later wetting problems - 11:30

Physicist turns smartphones into pocket cosmic ray detectors - 11:30

Probiotics protect children and pregnant women against heavy metal poisoning - 07:30

MRI finds evidence of cognitive decline before symptoms appear - 07:30

How Rabies Hijacks Neurons to Attack the Brain - 07:30

Monday the 6th of October 2014

​‘Broad Consensus’ that Violent Media Increase Child Aggression - 22:30

Gene discovery prevents weight gain with a high-sugar diet - 17:00

Americans drink less when cigarettes cost more - 16:31

Study reveals how deadly MERS virus enters human cells - 16:31

Uh-oh: Past Measurements May Have Missed Massive Ocean Warming - 13:31

Platinum meets its match in quantum dots from coal - 13:00

Are leaders born or made? New study shows how leadership develops - 13:00

The overlooked history of African technology - 12:31

Cold Atom Laboratory Chills Atoms to New Lows - 10:02

NASA, Partners Target Megacities Carbon Emissions - 10:02

Tracing our ancestors at the bottom of the sea - 10:02

Tumors Might Grow Faster at Night - 10:01

Liquid DNA behind virus attacks   - 10:01

Study of identical twins reveals type 2 diabetes clues - 10:01

Mother’s behavior has strong effect on cocaine-exposed children – See more at: - 09:32