Slashdot Items Tagged "science"

Date / Time Story
Monday October 05, 2015 @03:49PM Study Finds Humans Are Worse Than Radiation For Chernobyl Animals
Monday October 05, 2015 @03:41PM DNA Vaccine Sterilizes Mice, Could Lead To One-Shot Birth Control For Cats, Dogs
Saturday October 03, 2015 @08:01PM Michigan Mammoth May Have Been Butchered By Humans
Saturday October 03, 2015 @06:27PM The Decline of 'Big Soda': Is Drinking Soda the New Smoking?
Saturday October 03, 2015 @12:59PM Cape Verde Boulders Indicate Massive Tsunami 73,000 Years Ago
Wednesday September 30, 2015 @11:27PM Foam-Eating Worms May Offer Solution To Mounting Waste
Wednesday September 30, 2015 @09:10PM Scientists Discover How To Get Kids To Eat Their Vegetables
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @08:54AM John Harrison: Inventor and Longitude Hero
Monday September 28, 2015 @09:29PM New Nanoparticle Sunblock Is Stronger and Safer, Scientists Say
Monday September 28, 2015 @05:49PM When Schools Overlook Introverts
Monday September 28, 2015 @10:12AM Study: Man-Made Global Warming First Became Evident In the Mid 20th Century
Sunday September 27, 2015 @04:04PM Hajj Pilgrimage Safety Challenges Crowd Simulator Technology
Sunday September 27, 2015 @11:53AM Stop Taking All the Fun Out of Science
Thursday September 24, 2015 @11:34PM Battery Advance Could Lead To a Cleaner Way To Store Energy
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @06:21PM The New Technique That Finds All Known Human Viruses In Your Blood
Tuesday September 22, 2015 @10:37PM Study: People Emit a "Germ Cloud" of Bacteria As Unique As a Fingerprint
Tuesday September 22, 2015 @10:04PM Researchers Push For Access To Confidential Government Records of the Public
Tuesday September 22, 2015 @06:08PM Researchers Isolate the "Smell of Human Death"
Tuesday September 22, 2015 @05:44PM US Restarts Hunt For Gravitational Waves With Advanced LIGO
Sunday September 20, 2015 @03:15PM A Wikipedia-Style Tree of Life Emerges
Sunday September 20, 2015 @02:29AM Invisibility Cloaking Takes a Big Stride At a Small Scale
Sunday September 20, 2015 @12:36AM Image Doctoring Is Tough To Spot, Even When We're Looking For It
Thursday September 17, 2015 @11:08PM Making Liquid Fuels From Sun and Air
Thursday September 17, 2015 @11:05PM Investigation Finds Exxon Ignored Its Own Early Climate Change Warnings
Thursday September 17, 2015 @10:10PM Wasps Have Injected New Genes Into Butterflies
Wednesday September 16, 2015 @06:55PM US Navy Limits Use of Whale-Harming Sonar
Monday September 14, 2015 @05:36PM UK Labour Party's Support For Homeopathy Grows
Monday September 14, 2015 @03:14PM Arrangement With Science Publisher Raises Questions About Wikipedia's Commitment To Open Access
Sunday September 13, 2015 @08:16AM Why We're Looking For ET All Wrong
Friday September 11, 2015 @05:56AM Rupert Murdoch Buys National Geographic Magazine
Thursday September 10, 2015 @05:47PM MIT Physicists Have Finally Cracked Overhand Knots
Thursday September 10, 2015 @09:19AM Researchers Say S. African Bones Are From Previously Unknown Human Relative
Thursday September 10, 2015 @08:33AM Intel Drops Support For Science Talent Search
Wednesday September 09, 2015 @07:31PM US-Appointed Egg Lobby Paid Food Blogs and Targeted Chef To Crush Vegan Startup
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @10:21AM Huge Ritual Arena Discovered Near Stonehenge
Monday September 07, 2015 @12:22PM Apple's Privacy Policies Are Keeping Data Scientists Away
Sunday September 06, 2015 @08:03PM How Calvin Klein's Obsession Is Helping Big Cat Conservation
Sunday September 06, 2015 @05:47PM Ice-Age Fossils Unearthed At Construction Site In California
Sunday September 06, 2015 @02:58PM NASA's Ten-Year Mission To Study All the Ways the Arctic Is Doomed
Sunday September 06, 2015 @08:45AM Role Model Bhutan Takes Zen Approach To Climate Change
Thursday September 03, 2015 @08:04PM Another Neurodegenerative Disease Linked To a Prion
Thursday September 03, 2015 @05:21PM Ada Lovelace and Her Legacy
Thursday September 03, 2015 @05:07PM Congressional Testimony: A Surprising Consensus On Climate
Wednesday September 02, 2015 @01:57PM Can Living In Total Darkness For 5 Days "Reset" the Visual System?
Tuesday September 01, 2015 @12:24PM Carbon Dating Shows Koran May Predate Muhammad
Monday August 31, 2015 @07:27PM 3 Category 4 Hurricanes Develop In the Pacific At Once For the First Time
Monday August 31, 2015 @06:08PM Nearly Every Seabird May Be Eating Plastic By 2050
Sunday August 30, 2015 @10:36AM Lights, Camera, Experiment!
Saturday August 29, 2015 @08:02PM New Horizons' New Target: Kuiper Belt Ice Chunk 2014 MU69
Saturday August 29, 2015 @02:09AM John Conway: All Play and No Work For a Genius
Friday August 28, 2015 @10:02PM How Close Are We, Really, To Nuclear Fusion?
Friday August 28, 2015 @12:21AM Ocean Cleanup Project Completes Great Pacific Garbage Patch Research Expedition
Friday August 28, 2015 @12:13AM Study: More Than Half of Psychological Results Can't Be Reproduced
Thursday August 27, 2015 @06:16PM Research Suggests How Alien Life Could Spread Across the Galaxy
Monday August 24, 2015 @10:55PM Met Office Loses BBC Weather Forecasting Contract
Sunday August 23, 2015 @03:51PM In Germany, a Message-in-a-Bottle Found 108 Years After Its Release
Saturday August 22, 2015 @04:06PM Re-Examined IceCube Data Firms Up Case For Extra-Galactic Neutrinos
Thursday August 20, 2015 @08:16AM XKCD Author's New Unpublished Book Becomes Scientific Best-Seller
Wednesday August 19, 2015 @03:49PM Another Slew of Science Papers Retracted Because of Fraud
Wednesday August 19, 2015 @02:14PM MIT and Samsung Researching Solid-State Batteries
Sunday August 16, 2015 @05:46PM Georgia Aquarium Battles Federal Government Over Belugas
Sunday August 16, 2015 @08:09AM Death Star Science: The Physics Of Destroying An Earth-Sized Planet
Friday August 14, 2015 @07:22PM Octopus Genome Sequenced
Thursday August 13, 2015 @08:13PM Climatologists: By 2100, the Earth Will Have an Entirely Different Ocean
Thursday August 13, 2015 @08:40AM Spoken Language Could Tap Into "Universal Code"
Wednesday August 12, 2015 @09:01PM California Fights Drought With 96 Million "Shade Balls"
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @11:15AM Internet's Deep Infrastructure Could Double As a Sensor Network For Earthquakes and More
Monday August 10, 2015 @09:58PM How Many Scientists Does It Take To Write a Paper? Apparently, Thousands
Sunday August 09, 2015 @10:05AM A Fermilab First: Detecting Oscillating Neutrinos
Friday August 07, 2015 @12:06PM Amid Agony, Scientists Discover World's First Venomous Frog
Monday August 03, 2015 @10:32PM Houston Firm NanoRacks To Take Chinese Experiment To International Space Station
Monday August 03, 2015 @06:35PM Obama Unveils Major Climate Change Proposal
Monday August 03, 2015 @01:21PM Soylent 2.0 Comes Bottled and Ready To Drink
Monday August 03, 2015 @12:46PM Clinton Plan To Power Every US Home With Renewables By 2027 Is Achievable
Sunday August 02, 2015 @11:24PM Sociologist: Job Insecurity Is the New Normal
Sunday August 02, 2015 @11:14PM Researchers Find That Queen Bees Vaccinate Their Offspring
Sunday August 02, 2015 @04:58PM Research Scientists To Use Network Much Faster Than Internet
Thursday July 30, 2015 @10:51PM Google Straps Aclima Sensors To Street View Cars To Map Air Pollution
Thursday July 30, 2015 @04:34PM NY Judge Rules Research Chimps Are Not 'Legal Persons'
Tuesday July 28, 2015 @12:29PM Interviews: Dr. Temple Grandin Answers Your Questions
Monday July 27, 2015 @04:16PM German Scientists Confirm NASA's Controversial EM Drive
Thursday July 23, 2015 @04:24PM The Science and Politics Behind Colony Collapse Disorder; Is the Crisis Over?
Thursday July 23, 2015 @02:31PM "Breaking Bad" At the National Institute of Standards and Technology
Thursday July 23, 2015 @01:17PM CanSat Helps Students Make & Launch Sub-Orbital 'Satellites' (Video)
Wednesday July 22, 2015 @11:29PM How Pentaquarks May Lead To the Discovery of New Fundamental Physics
Wednesday July 22, 2015 @08:02PM Astronauts' Skin Gets Thinner In Space, Scientists Say
Wednesday July 22, 2015 @05:46PM Since Receiving Satellite Tags, Some Sharks Have Become Stars of Social Media
Wednesday July 22, 2015 @04:04PM Studies Find Genetic Signature of Native Australians In the Americas
Friday July 17, 2015 @11:34AM Interviews: Ask Dr. Temple Grandin About Animals and Autism
Wednesday July 15, 2015 @01:13PM Mini Ice Age: Nothing To Worry About
Monday July 13, 2015 @06:20PM CIA Shares Julia Child's Shark Repellent Recipe
Saturday July 11, 2015 @05:37PM Double-Dynamo Model Predicts 60% Fall In Solar Output In The 2030s
Friday July 10, 2015 @10:47PM New Letters Added To the Genetic Alphabet
Friday July 10, 2015 @07:30AM Short Sleepers Might Be Benefiting From a DNA Mutation
Thursday July 09, 2015 @08:48PM Scientists Connect Rat and Monkey Brains To Establish "Organic Computer" Network
Thursday July 09, 2015 @06:30PM Bomb Squad Searches House Over Teenager's Chemistry Experiments
Thursday July 09, 2015 @05:18PM An Organic Computer Using Four Wired-Together Rat Brains
Thursday July 09, 2015 @03:16PM Towards Public-Friendly Open Science: YouTube Alongside Journal Articles?
Thursday July 09, 2015 @09:06AM There Aren't a Trillion Different Smells After All
Wednesday July 08, 2015 @01:00PM Catastrophic Chinese Floods Triggered By Air Pollution
Tuesday July 07, 2015 @08:20AM Scientists Show Human Aging Rates Vary Widely
Monday July 06, 2015 @03:56PM Philips Is Revolutionizing Urban Farming With New GrowWise Indoor Farm
Monday July 06, 2015 @12:11AM Researchers Study "Harbingers of Failure," Consumers Who Habitually Pick Losers
Sunday July 05, 2015 @06:40PM Chinese Zoo Animals Monitored For Earthquake Prediction
Sunday July 05, 2015 @09:33AM Seahorse Tails Could Inspire New Generation of Robots
Thursday July 02, 2015 @09:53PM The Science of 4th of July Fireworks
Wednesday July 01, 2015 @12:38PM Pew Survey Documents Gaps Between Public and Scientists
Monday June 29, 2015 @04:59PM Airplane Coatings Help Recoup Fuel Efficiency Lost To Bug Splatter
Sunday June 28, 2015 @01:29AM Genetic Rescue Efforts Could Help Coral Shrug Off Warmer Oceans
Saturday June 27, 2015 @11:26AM Are We Too Quick To Act On Social Media Outrage?
Monday June 22, 2015 @05:49PM General Mills To Drop Artificial Ingredients In Cereal
Monday June 22, 2015 @01:51AM Mauna Kea Telescope Construction Slated To Resume
Sunday June 21, 2015 @10:08PM 3D Printing Might Save the Rhinoceros
Sunday June 21, 2015 @07:12PM Is the End of Government Acceptance of Homeopathy In Sight?
Sunday June 21, 2015 @05:52PM Is The End Of Government Acceptance Of Homeopathy In Sight?
Sunday June 21, 2015 @03:10PM Lawrence Krauss On the Pope's Encyclical: Not Even Close?