Science Blog

Tuesday the 9th of December 2014

Wealth — or lack thereof — tied to many mental illnesses - 07:30

Blocking receptor in brain’s immune cells counters Alzheimer’s in mice - 07:00

Dunes on Titan need firm winds to move - 07:00

New research paves the way for nano-movies of biomolecules - 07:00

Study links revitalized public housing to fewer ER visits - 07:00

Are we paying attention to the onslaught of digital media? - 07:00

New therapy holds promise for restoring vision - 07:00

Scientists detect brain network that gives humans superior reasoning skills - 07:00

Increasing greenhouse gases linked to rains over Africa thousands of years ago - 07:00

NIH researchers link chromosome region to gigantism - 07:00

Monday the 8th of December 2014

The Trouble With Jim (Watson, That Is) - 11:30

The first X-ray diffraction measurements on Mars - 11:00

Enzyme identified which could lead to targeted treatment for PMS - 11:00

Want Children to Listen? - 11:00

Intact ghost ship discovered off the coast of Oʻahu - 11:00

Unusual electronic state found in new class of unconventional superconductors - 11:00

Theft Researcher: Avoid Using Your Debit Card This Holiday Season - 11:00

Scientists reveal parchment’s hidden stories - 11:00

Scientists pinpoint a new line of defence used by cancer cells - 11:00

Study finds early warning signals of abrupt climate change - 11:00

Bacteria’s Game of ‘Telephone’ Foils Microbiologists’ Eavesdropping - 11:00

Friday the 5th of December 2014

45-year physics mystery shows a path to quantum transistors - 12:31

Studying for finals? Let classical music help - 12:31

Drugs in the environment affect plant growth - 12:00

Social networking during a campus emergency - 12:00

The antioxidant capacity of orange juice is multiplied tenfold - 12:00

The intestinal immune system controls the body weight - 12:00

Thursday the 4th of December 2014

Developing the world’s first neural device to restore memory - 19:30

Fringe Benefits of a Common Blood Doping Drug - 18:30

Evidence Suggests California’s Drought is the Worst in 1,200 Years - 17:30

Insecticides foster ‘toxic’ slugs, reduce crop yields - 09:30

‘Wound response’ of cancer stem cells may explain chemo-resistance in bladder cancer - 09:30

Potential therapy for second most common form of dementia - 09:30

Lethal wolf control backfires on livestock - 09:30

Another case against the midnight snack - 09:30

Wednesday the 3rd of December 2014

Harvesting low-grade waste heat with ammonia batteries - 17:50

Antarctic contract employee dies at NSF’s Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station - 15:30

Sophisticated HIV diagnostics adapted for remote areas - 15:30

Space travel is a bit safer than expected - 11:30

‘Mirage Earth’ exoplanets may have burned away chances for life - 08:30

Bat disease study finds surprising seasonal pattern of infections - 08:30

Predators and isolation shape the evolution of ‘island tameness’ - 08:30

Potential biological control for avocado-ravaging disease - 08:30

Fighting Air Pollution in China with Social Media - 08:30

Alcohol Abuse Linked to Newly Identified Gene Network - 08:30

Blows to Head Damage Brain’s ‘Garbage Truck,’ Accelerate Dementia - 08:30

Using Poison-Frog Compounds to Control Fire Ants - 08:30

Unlike people, monkeys aren’t fooled by expensive brands - 08:30

Tuesday the 2nd of December 2014

We are built to be kind - 17:00

Vitamin D deficiency, depression linked - 11:30