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Thursday the 27th of July 2017

The thinnest films of copper look flat, but they aren’t - 13:13

Slug slime inspires a new type of surgical glue - 13:13

Tardigrades aren’t champion gene swappers after all - 13:13

Ancient DNA offers clues to the Canaanites’ fate - 11:52

50 years ago, diabetic mice offered hope for understanding human disease - 06:12

Wednesday the 26th of July 2017

Half of the Milky Way comes from other galaxies - 20:12

Borrowed genes give mums the blues - 14:52

Expert eavesdroppers occasionally catch a break - 12:32

Balloons will broadcast the 2017 solar eclipse live from on high - 12:32

Readers question hominid family tree - 12:12

Perovskites power up the solar industry - 11:12

More hints of Martian hot springs may hold promise for Mars 2020 mission - 10:12

Quantum tunneling takes time, new study shows - 06:12

Tuesday the 25th of July 2017

Most football players who donated their brains to science had traumatic injury - 15:52

Add penis bacteria to the list of HIV risk factors - 11:52

How earthquake scientists eavesdrop on North Korea’s nuclear blasts - 11:12

There’s a long way to go in understanding the brain - 06:12

Monday the 24th of July 2017

‘Making Contact’ chronicles an astronomer’s struggle to find E.T. - 15:52

Fewer big rogue planets roam the galaxy, recount shows - 10:12

Radioactive substances leave electron ‘fingerprints’ behind - 06:12

Sunday the 23rd of July 2017

This history book offers excellent images but skimps on modern science - 07:12

Friday the 21st of July 2017

Fire ants build towers with three simple rules - 14:12

Earth might once have resembled a hot, steamy doughnut - 08:12

Baby-led weaning won’t necessarily ward off extra weight - 06:12

Thursday the 20th of July 2017

Resistance to CRISPR gene drives may arise easily - 15:52

Majorana fermion detected in a quantum layer cake - 15:12

Cows produce powerful HIV antibodies - 13:52

Elephant seals recognize rivals by the tempo of their calls - 11:12

New Horizons’ next target caught making a star blink - 06:12

Wednesday the 19th of July 2017

This robot grows like a plant - 16:32

These genes may be why dogs are so friendly - 13:12

Humans first settled in Australia as early as 65,000 years ago - 12:12

The incredible shrinking transistor just got smaller - 06:12

Tuesday the 18th of July 2017

Common drugs help reverse signs of fetal alcohol syndrome in rats - 13:52

Dog domestication happened just once, ancient DNA study suggests - 12:52

People domesticated dogs just once, ancient DNA study suggests - 10:32

Monday the 17th of July 2017

Scientists peek inside the mind of Maxwell’s demon - 06:12

Friday the 14th of July 2017

Giant mud balls roamed the early solar system - 13:12

GM moth trial gets a green light from USDA - 12:32

Water bears will survive the end of the world as we know it - 10:52

Copper in Ötzi the Iceman’s ax came from surprisingly far away - 06:12

Thursday the 13th of July 2017

Ravens pass tests of planning ahead in unnatural tasks - 13:32

These bacteria may egg on colon cancer - 13:32

Brain activity helps build an alpha male - 13:12

Rising temps may mean fewer passengers on airplane flights - 04:32

Wednesday the 12th of July 2017

CRISPR adds storing movies to its feats of molecular biology - 18:12

Here are Juno’s first close-ups of Jupiter’s Great Red Spot - 12:32

Delaware-sized iceberg breaks off Antarctic ice shelf - 10:32

Teeny-weeny star vies for title of smallest known - 06:32

Tuesday the 11th of July 2017

Whales feast when hatcheries release salmon - 18:32