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Date / TimeStory
Monday July 21, 2014 @10:36PM Experiment Shows People Exposed To East German Socialism Cheat More
Monday July 21, 2014 @11:21AM Method Rapidly Reconstructs Animal's Development Cell By Cell
Sunday July 20, 2014 @11:24PM Researchers Create Origami Wheels That Can Change Size
Friday July 18, 2014 @07:45AM Cosmologists Show Negative Mass Could Exist In Our Universe
Thursday July 17, 2014 @06:13PM New Map Fingers Future Hot Spots For U.S. Earthquakes
Thursday July 17, 2014 @04:18PM NIF Compresses Diamonds With 50 Million Atmospheres of Pressure
Wednesday July 16, 2014 @11:23PM Fossils of Cambrian Predator Preserved With Brain Impressions
Wednesday July 16, 2014 @01:10PM Researchers Find Evidence of How Higgs Particle Imparts Mass
Wednesday July 16, 2014 @07:54AM Mt. Fuji Volcano In 'Critical State' After Quakes
Tuesday July 15, 2014 @12:48PM Your Personal Data Is On Your Phone -- In the Form of Bacteria
Tuesday July 15, 2014 @10:36AM The Last Three Months Were the Hottest Quarter On Record
Tuesday July 15, 2014 @09:54AM Brazil Nut Effect Explains Mystery of the Boulder-Strewn Surfaces of Asteroids
Monday July 14, 2014 @06:05PM Walter Munk's Astonishing Wave-Tracking Experiment
Monday July 14, 2014 @10:40AM Chemists Build First "Buckyball" Made of Boron
Sunday July 13, 2014 @03:46PM Elite Group of Researchers Rule Scientific Publishing
Sunday July 13, 2014 @03:15PM Scientists Have Developed a Material So Dark That You Can't See It
Sunday July 13, 2014 @12:02PM How Deep Does the Multiverse Go?
Saturday July 12, 2014 @11:45PM Geographic Segregation By Education
Saturday July 12, 2014 @07:51PM CDC Closes Anthrax, Flu Labs After Potentially Deadly Mix-Ups Come to Light
Saturday July 12, 2014 @07:27PM New Technology Uses Cellular Towers For Super-Accurate Weather Measurements
Saturday July 12, 2014 @06:22PM Chimpanzee Intelligence Largely Determined By Genetics
Thursday July 10, 2014 @10:01PM Hints of Life's Start Found In a Giant Virus
Thursday July 10, 2014 @09:49PM Hair-Raising Technique Detects Drugs, Explosives On Human Body
Thursday July 10, 2014 @09:33PM Peer Review Ring Broken - 60 Articles Retracted
Thursday July 10, 2014 @05:13PM The Oatmeal Convinces Elon Musk To Donate $1 Million To Tesla Museum
Thursday July 10, 2014 @09:00AM Mathematicians Solve the Topological Mystery Behind the "Brazuca" Soccer Ball
Wednesday July 09, 2014 @12:45PM A Brain Implant For Synthetic Memory
Wednesday July 09, 2014 @09:26AM Physicists Spot Potential Source of 'Oh-My-God' Particles
Tuesday July 08, 2014 @05:06PM Mapping a Monster Volcano
Monday July 07, 2014 @04:04PM Ancient Bird With Largest Wingspan Yet Discovered
Monday July 07, 2014 @02:19PM Tractor Beam Created Using Water Waves
Sunday July 06, 2014 @04:44PM Consciousness On-Off Switch Discovered Deep In Brain
Sunday July 06, 2014 @01:08PM A Tour of One of the World's Only Underwater Labs With Fabien Cousteau
Sunday July 06, 2014 @10:33AM Study: Whales Are Ecosystem "Engineers"
Sunday July 06, 2014 @08:29AM When Beliefs and Facts Collide
Thursday July 03, 2014 @10:47PM Study: People Would Rather Be Shocked Than Be Alone With Their Thoughts
Thursday July 03, 2014 @07:58PM Researchers Create Walking, Muscle-Powered Biobots
Thursday July 03, 2014 @06:25PM How Did Those STAP Stem Cell Papers Get Accepted In the First Place?
Thursday July 03, 2014 @06:12PM New Class of Stars Are Totally Metal, Says Astrophysicist
Thursday July 03, 2014 @01:06PM Senate Budgetmakers Move To End US Participation In ITER
Wednesday July 02, 2014 @11:15PM Solar-Powered Electrochemical Cell Used To Produce Formic Acid From CO2
Wednesday July 02, 2014 @06:55PM Tibetans Inherited High-Altitude Gene From Ancient Human
Wednesday July 02, 2014 @12:48PM Hierarchical Membrane For Cleaning Up Oil Spills
Tuesday July 01, 2014 @12:07AM Ninety-Nine Percent of the Ocean's Plastic Is Missing
Monday June 30, 2014 @07:51PM 'Vampire' Squirrel Has World's Fluffiest Tail
Monday June 30, 2014 @08:15AM Cambridge Team Breaks Superconductor World Record
Sunday June 29, 2014 @07:43PM Researchers Claim Wind Turbine Energy Payback In Less Than a Year
Sunday June 29, 2014 @10:35AM Swedish Farmers Have Doubts About Climatologists and Climate Change
Saturday June 28, 2014 @04:30PM Secret of the Banjo's Unique Sound Discovered By Nobel Prize-Winning Physicist
Saturday June 28, 2014 @12:15AM A Physicist Says He Can Tornado-Proof the Midwest With 1,000-Foot Walls
Thursday June 26, 2014 @10:17PM Air Pollution Can Disrupt Pollinating Insects By Concealing the Scent of Flowers
Thursday June 26, 2014 @03:12PM Is Time Moving Forward Or Backward? Computers Learn To Spot the Difference
Thursday June 26, 2014 @02:22PM New Chemical Process Could Make Ammonia a Practical Car Fuel
Thursday June 26, 2014 @08:36AM Neanderthals Ate Their Veggies
Wednesday June 25, 2014 @06:39PM, Mensa Create Dating Site For Geniuses
Wednesday June 25, 2014 @06:23PM What's Your STEM Degree Worth?
Wednesday June 25, 2014 @06:02PM Astronomers Discover Earth-Sized Diamond
Tuesday June 24, 2014 @12:15PM Long-Lasting Enzyme Chews Up Cocaine
Monday June 23, 2014 @08:22PM Climate Change Prompts Emperor Penguins To Find New Breeding Grounds
Monday June 23, 2014 @07:28PM Fresh Evidence Supports Higgs Boson Discovery
Monday June 23, 2014 @01:57PM Fabien Cousteau Takes Plunge To Beat Grandfather's Underwater Record
Monday June 23, 2014 @10:06AM New Sensors Will Scoop Up "Big Data" On Chicago
Sunday June 22, 2014 @11:58PM Great White Sharks Making Comeback Off Atlantic Coast
Sunday June 22, 2014 @01:33PM Big Bang Breakthrough Team Back-Pedals On Major Result
Sunday June 22, 2014 @08:50AM US Government Introduces Pollinator Action Plan To Save Honey Bees
Saturday June 21, 2014 @07:08AM Construction of World's Largest Telescope Finally Underway in Chile
Friday June 20, 2014 @02:21PM Modular Science is Building Hardware and Software for Lab Automation (Video)
Friday June 20, 2014 @07:32AM First Movie of an Entire Brain's Neuronal Activity
Thursday June 19, 2014 @06:29PM Test: Quantum Or Not, Controversial Computer No Faster Than Normal
Wednesday June 18, 2014 @10:33PM The Game Theory of Life
Wednesday June 18, 2014 @06:45PM Fish-Eating Spiders More Common Than Thought
Monday June 16, 2014 @09:27PM Balloon and Duct Tape Deliver Great Space Photos
Monday June 16, 2014 @04:35PM Humans Not Solely To Blame For Passenger Pigeon Extinction
Monday June 16, 2014 @12:38PM New Sensor To Detect Food-Borne Bacteria On Site
Monday June 16, 2014 @08:53AM "Super Bananas" May Save Millions of Lives In Africa
Monday June 16, 2014 @01:36AM Why the Moon's New Birthday Means the Earth Is Older Than We Thought
Sunday June 15, 2014 @04:13AM "Eskimo Diet" Lacks Support For Better Cardiovascular Health
Saturday June 14, 2014 @06:51PM EU May Allow Members Home Rule On GMO Foods
Saturday June 14, 2014 @02:59PM Study: Deforestation Depletes Fish Stocks
Friday June 13, 2014 @07:56AM EU Ministers backing GMO Food. Allowing Nation States Approve or Deny.
Friday June 13, 2014 @07:32AM New Evidence For Oceans of Water Deep In the Earth
Thursday June 12, 2014 @09:25PM Open-Source Hardware For Neuroscience
Thursday June 12, 2014 @06:26PM Japanese Stem Cell Debacle Could Bring Down Entire Center
Thursday June 12, 2014 @08:12AM Getting the Most Out of the Space Station (Before It's Too Late)
Wednesday June 11, 2014 @06:10PM Aliens and the Fermi Paradox
Tuesday June 10, 2014 @11:15AM Fuel Cells From Nanomaterials Made From Human Urine
Tuesday June 10, 2014 @10:57AM Lyme Bacterium's Possible Ancestor Found In Ancient Tick
Monday June 09, 2014 @10:37PM Silver Solution Ink Makes Faster Flexible Circuits
Monday June 09, 2014 @03:32PM Skilled Manual Labor Critical To US STEM Dominance
Monday June 09, 2014 @11:47AM Study: Male Facial Development Evolved To Take Punches
Monday June 09, 2014 @09:32AM Greenland Is Getting Darker
Sunday June 08, 2014 @05:32PM Study: Rats Regret Making the Wrong Decision
Sunday June 08, 2014 @04:06PM Interviews: Forrest Mims Answers Your Questions
Sunday June 08, 2014 @09:17AM Scientists Race To Save Miami Coral Doomed By Dredging
Friday June 06, 2014 @11:09PM Lose Sleep, Fail To Form Memory
Wednesday June 04, 2014 @06:28PM Plastic Trash Forming Into "Plastiglomerate" Rocks
Wednesday June 04, 2014 @12:47PM Key Researcher Agrees To Retract Disputed Stem Cell Papers
Wednesday June 04, 2014 @11:06AM Geophysicists Discover How Rocks Produce Magnetic Pulses
Tuesday June 03, 2014 @12:59PM 'Godfather of Ecstasy,' Chemist Sasha Shulgin Dies Aged 88
Monday June 02, 2014 @06:16PM Science Moneyball: The Secret to a Successful Academic Career
Monday June 02, 2014 @12:09PM Small Genetic Change Responsible For Blond Hair
Sunday June 01, 2014 @08:01PM Optical Levitation, Space Travel, Quantum Mechanics and Gravity
Sunday June 01, 2014 @05:47PM Study Finds Porn Exposure Associated With Smaller Brain Region
Thursday May 29, 2014 @10:02PM Happy 95th Anniversary, Relativity
Thursday May 29, 2014 @10:20AM Belief In Evolution Doesn't Measure Science Literacy
Thursday May 29, 2014 @10:12AM Study: Stop Being So Cynical, You Could Give Yourself Dementia
Wednesday May 28, 2014 @06:15PM Shrinking Waves May Save Antarctic Sea Ice
Wednesday May 28, 2014 @09:44AM The Earliest Bird To Sip a Flower
Tuesday May 27, 2014 @11:49AM Wikipedia Medical Articles Found To Have High Error Rate
Tuesday May 27, 2014 @10:08AM Organic Cat Litter May Have Caused Nuclear Waste Accident
Sunday May 25, 2014 @11:30AM Should We Eat Invasive Species?
Sunday May 25, 2014 @02:38AM Kiwi Genetically Closer to Extinct Elephant Birds Than to the Emu
Saturday May 24, 2014 @02:11PM Hawaii's Oahu Used To Be a Bigger Island
Thursday May 22, 2014 @01:06PM CERN's Particle Smashers List Their Toughest Tech Challenges
Wednesday May 21, 2014 @12:10PM These Brakes Are How You Stop The 1,000 MPH Bloodhound SSC
Wednesday May 21, 2014 @08:51AM Even In the Wild Mice Run In Wheels
Monday May 19, 2014 @07:14PM Spanish Conquest May Have Altered Peru's Shoreline
Monday May 19, 2014 @01:30PM ESA's Cryosat Mission Sees Antarctic Ice Losses Double
Monday May 19, 2014 @01:00PM Fujitsu Is Growing Radiation-Free Lettuce In Japan's Fukushima Prefecture
Monday May 19, 2014 @11:43AM Esa's Cryosat mission sees Antarctic ice losses double
Sunday May 18, 2014 @06:46PM Scientists Propose Collider That Could Turn Light Into Matter
Sunday May 18, 2014 @06:46PM James Cameron and Eric Schmidt's SOI Grieve Loss of Nereus ROV
Sunday May 18, 2014 @02:19PM Radioactivity Cleanup At Hanford Nuclear Reservation, 25 Years On
Sunday May 18, 2014 @02:08PM Studies: Wildfires Worse Due To Global Warming
Friday May 16, 2014 @01:30PM IBM Discovers New Class of Polymers
Friday May 16, 2014 @10:36AM Climate Journal Publishes Referees' Report In Response To "Witch-Hunt" Claims
Thursday May 15, 2014 @09:21PM The Physics of Hot Pockets
Thursday May 15, 2014 @06:44PM How Predictable Is Evolution?
Thursday May 15, 2014 @08:30AM Momentous Big Bang Findings Questioned
Thursday May 15, 2014 @12:17AM Air Force Prepares to Dismantle HAARP
Thursday May 15, 2014 @12:08AM Orca Identified As 103 Years Old
Wednesday May 14, 2014 @05:58PM Cellular Compound May Increase Lifespan Without the Need For Strict Dieting
Wednesday May 14, 2014 @01:05PM Interview: Ask Alan Adler About Flying Toys and the Perfect Cup of Coffee
Wednesday May 14, 2014 @12:20PM Supermassive Black Hole At the Centre of Galaxy May Be Wormhole In Disguise
Monday May 12, 2014 @06:49PM What Caused a 1300-Year Deep Freeze?
Monday May 12, 2014 @02:11PM Scientists Warn of Rising Oceans As Antarctic Ice Melts
Monday May 12, 2014 @08:42AM Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Loses Deep Sea Vehicle
Sunday May 11, 2014 @08:57PM Harvard Study Links Neonicotinoid Pesticide To Colony Collapse Disorder
Sunday May 11, 2014 @06:58PM Interviews: Stewart Brand Answers Your Questions
Sunday May 11, 2014 @05:54PM Electric Stimulation Could Help You Control Your Dreams
Sunday May 11, 2014 @01:30PM Scientists Discover Nickel-Eating Plant Species
Friday May 09, 2014 @08:06PM Why Scientists Are Still Using FORTRAN in 2014
Friday May 09, 2014 @07:45AM Single Gene Can Boost IQ By Six Points
Thursday May 08, 2014 @10:37PM As Species Decline, So Do the Scientists Who Name Them
Thursday May 08, 2014 @03:57PM Mathematical Model Suggests That Human Consciousness Is Noncomputable
Thursday May 08, 2014 @11:21AM Electromagnetic Noise Found To Affect Bird Navigation
Wednesday May 07, 2014 @12:06PM First Transistors Made Entirely of 2-D Materials
Tuesday May 06, 2014 @11:05AM Elderly Mice Perk Up With Transfused Blood
Tuesday May 06, 2014 @10:06AM US Climate Report Says Global Warming Impact Already Severe
Tuesday May 06, 2014 @08:20AM Skepticism Grows Over Claims That MH370 Lies In the Bay of Bengal
Monday May 05, 2014 @11:35PM Earthquake Warning Issued For Central Oklahoma
Monday May 05, 2014 @06:33PM Computer Game Reveals 'Space-Time' Neurons In the Eye
Monday May 05, 2014 @04:48PM Ancient Desert Glyphs Pointed Way To Fairgrounds
Monday May 05, 2014 @08:47AM Ask Stewart Brand About Protecting Resources and Reviving Extinct Species
Sunday May 04, 2014 @10:28PM Scientists Race To Develop Livestock That Can Survive Climate Change
Sunday May 04, 2014 @04:40PM Finally, Hi-Def Streaming Video of the ISS's View of Earth
Sunday May 04, 2014 @02:39PM Meet Ununseptium, Best Contender Yet For Element 117
Sunday May 04, 2014 @11:49AM Let's Call It 'Climate Disruption,' White House Science Adviser Suggests (Again)
Sunday May 04, 2014 @02:47AM Is There a Limit To a Laser's Energy?
Saturday May 03, 2014 @06:33PM Breaking Bad's Scientific Consultant On Making Meth and More
Thursday May 01, 2014 @07:18PM Physics Students Devise Concept For Star Wars-Style Deflector Shields
Thursday May 01, 2014 @04:55PM An MIT Dean's Defense of the Humanities
Wednesday April 30, 2014 @11:30PM Graphene Could Be Dangerous To Humans and the Environment
Wednesday April 30, 2014 @09:12PM Understanding the 2 Billion-Year-Old Natural Nuclear Reactor In W Africa
Wednesday April 30, 2014 @06:36PM What It's Like To Be the Scientific Consultant For The Big Bang Theory
Monday April 28, 2014 @11:57PM The Koch Brothers Attack On Solar Energy
Monday April 28, 2014 @11:38PM You Are What You're Tricked Into Eating
Monday April 28, 2014 @10:16AM How Concrete Contributed To the Downfall of the Roman Empire
Monday April 28, 2014 @12:16AM Brazilians Welcome Genetically-Modified Mosquito To Help Fight Dengue Fever
Sunday April 27, 2014 @08:37PM Scientists Give Praying Mantises Tiny 3D Glasses
Sunday April 27, 2014 @04:51PM Waste Management: The Critical Element For Nuclear Energy Expansion
Friday April 25, 2014 @11:59AM Siphons Work Due To Gravity, Not Atmospheric Pressure: Now With Peer Review
Friday April 25, 2014 @09:52AM Blood of World's Oldest Woman Hints At Limits of Life
Thursday April 24, 2014 @02:29PM New Shape Born From Rubber Bands
Monday April 21, 2014 @10:39PM Experiment Suggests Monkeys Can Do Basic Math
Monday April 21, 2014 @11:11AM Venus' Crust Heals Too Fast For Plate Tectonics
Sunday April 20, 2014 @03:39PM Why Portland Should Have Kept Its Water, Urine and All
Thursday April 17, 2014 @11:26PM Plant Breeders Release 'Open Source Seeds'
Thursday April 17, 2014 @07:13PM 'Accidental' Siberian Mummies Part of Mysterious Ancient Arctic Civilization
Monday April 14, 2014 @10:06PM Climate Scientist: Climate Engineering Might Be the Answer To Warming
Sunday April 13, 2014 @09:19PM Jenny McCarthy: "I Am Not Anti-Vaccine'"
Sunday April 13, 2014 @02:40PM UN: Renewables, Nuclear Must Triple To Save Climate
Thursday April 10, 2014 @06:22PM Nat Geo Writer: Science Is Running Out of "Great" Things To Discover
Wednesday April 09, 2014 @07:17PM Scientists/Actress Say They Were 'Tricked' Into Geocentric Universe Movie
Tuesday April 08, 2014 @12:35PM Stem-Cell Research Funding Institute Is Shuttered
Tuesday April 08, 2014 @10:06AM It's Time To Bring Pseudoscience Into the Science Classroom
Monday April 07, 2014 @11:19PM Ancient Shrimp-Like Creature Has Oldest Known Circulatory System
Monday April 07, 2014 @11:03PM Online Skim Reading Is Taking Over the Human Brain
Monday April 07, 2014 @04:07PM Elite Violinists Can't Distinguish Between a Stradivarius and a Modern Violin
Monday April 07, 2014 @10:58AM How To Build a Quantum Telescope
Sunday April 06, 2014 @07:14PM Sand in the Brain: A Fundamental Theory To Model the Mind
Sunday April 06, 2014 @06:22PM Ties of the Matrix: An Exercise in Combinatorics
Sunday April 06, 2014 @01:42PM Why Are We Made of Matter?
Sunday April 06, 2014 @01:07AM How the Internet Is Taking Away America's Religion
Saturday April 05, 2014 @12:16PM A Rock Paper Scissors Brainteaser
Thursday April 03, 2014 @07:24PM Cheaper Fuel From Self-Destructing Trees
Thursday April 03, 2014 @07:02PM Study: Exposure To Morning Sunlight Helps Managing Weight
Thursday April 03, 2014 @06:41PM The Problem With Congress's Scientific Illiterates
Thursday April 03, 2014 @06:26PM New US Atomic Clock Goes Live
Thursday April 03, 2014 @10:56AM DARPA Embraces Nature With Establishment of Biological Technologies Office

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