Science Blog

Thursday the 10th of April 2014

Stressful environments genetically affect African American boys - 08:32

Understanding cold-adapted yeasts to make cold beer - 08:32

New ‘switch’ could power quantum computing - 08:32

Growing crops on solar farms: Scientists model a win-win situation - 08:32

A novel way to make ethanol without corn or other plants - 08:32

Mars scientist: Crater once held a lake after all - 08:31

Into the abyss: Scientists explore one of Earth’s deepest ocean trenches - 08:31

Wednesday the 9th of April 2014

Why binge drinkers are slower to heal from their wounds - 08:22

Physical activity helps older brains - 08:22

Is the power grid too big? - 08:22

Processing new information during sleep compromises memory - 08:22

Tiny particles may pose big DNA risk - 08:22

Images From NASA Mars Rover Include Mysterious Bright Spots - 08:22

Personal Touch Signature Makes Mobile Devices More Secure - 08:22

Chance meeting creates celestial diamond ring - 07:50

Sea otters can get the flu, too - 07:50

A new twist makes for better steel, researchers find - 07:50

Tuesday the 8th of April 2014

Sniff of ketamine confers rapid antidepressant effect in depression - 11:30

The surprising truth about obsessive-compulsive thinking - 11:00

Self-Healing Engineered Muscle Grown in the Laboratory - 08:00

Tobacco plant may have key to fighting cancer - 08:00

New research suggests connection between white matter and cognitive health - 08:00

Permafrost thawing could accelerate global warming - 08:00

Are Southern death-row inmates more polite? - 08:00

Spinal stimulation helps 4 paralyzed patients regain voluntary movement - 08:00

Antimicrobial from soaps promotes bacteria buildup in human noses - 08:00

Faster eye responses in Chinese people not down to culture - 08:00

Genetic predisposition to liking speed cuts risk of schizophrenia, ADHD - 08:00

Sharks Sense Prey in Surprising Ways During Pioneering Study - 08:00

In the cloud: How coughs and sneezes float farther than you think - 07:30

Depression Linked to Asthma Onset in African American Women - 07:30

Feelings of Failure, Not Violent Content, Foster Aggression in Video Gamers - 07:30

Research: Arid areas absorb unexpected amounts of carbon - 07:30

Favorable climate change facilitated rise of Mongol Empire - 07:30

Monday the 7th of April 2014

Blood test could provide rapid, accurate method of detecting solid cancers - 09:00

Orienteering for robots - 08:30

Tiny power generator runs on spit - 08:30

Drug could block the spread of melanoma - 08:30

Scientists Develop New Way to Make Food Ingredient from Rice - 08:30

New mechanism for unleashing immune system against cancer - 08:00

Children see domestic violence that often goes unreported, research finds - 08:00

Ancient shrimp-like animals had ‘modern’ hearts and blood vessels - 08:00

Circumcision could prevent prostate cancer… if it’s performed after the age of 35 - 08:00

Groundbreaking device could enhance optical data processing, computers - 08:00

Field study shows why food quality will suffer with rising CO2 - 08:00

Over a lifetime, childhood obesity costs $19,000 per child - 08:00

Sunday the 6th of April 2014

Loneliness impacts DNA repair - 08:02

Bacterial Gut Biome May Guide Colon Cancer Progression - 08:01

Zombie cancer cells eat themselves to live - 08:01

Indigenous societies’ ‘first contact’ typically brings collapse, but rebounds possible - 08:01