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Bird Feeders Might Be Changing Bird Beaks 31 comments
Star Trek: Discovery Is Returning For a Second Season 116 comments
High-Nicotine E-Cigarettes May Make Teens Vape More, Study Warns 95 comments
Stephen Hawking's Thesis Crashes Cambridge Site After It's Posted Online 56 comments
Chinese Scientists Create Genetically Modified Low-Fat Pigs 123 comments
The Oceanic Pole of Inaccessibility: Where Spacecraft Go To Die 100 comments
Data Science Meets Sports Gambling: How Researchers Beat the Bookies 68 comments
Blue Origin Successfully Test Fires Game-Changing BE-4 Rocket Engine 95 comments
Doctors To Breathalyse Smokers Before Allowing Them NHS Surgery 486 comments
Discovery of 50km Cave Raises Hopes For Human Colonisation of Moon 139 comments
Turning the Optical Fiber Network Into a Giant Earthquake Sensor 15 comments
Flying Insects Have Been Disappearing Over the Past Few Decades, Study Shows 178 comments
Intelligent People More At Risk of Mental Illness, Study Finds 275 comments
Over 30,000 Published Studies Could Be Wrong Due To Contaminated Cells 106 comments
Peer Pressure Forced Whales and Dolphins To Evolve Big Brains Like Humans, Says Study 97 comments
Google Maps Now Lets You Explore Your Local Planets and Moons 53 comments
Essential Is Getting Sued For Allegedly Stealing Wireless Connector Technology 43 comments
Ophelia Became a Major Hurricane Where No Storm Had Before 180 comments
Leave It To the Heat to Dull Autumn's Glory 140 comments
Astronomers Strike Gravitational Gold In Colliding Neutron Stars 109 comments
China's Scientists Set New International Record -- For Faked Peer Reviews 75 comments
Elon Musk Teases Reddit With Bad Answers About BFR Rocket 100 comments
Scientists Selectively Trigger Suicide In Cancer Cells 47 comments
8.5-Ton Chinese Space Station Will Crash To Earth In a Few Months 104 comments
Microwave Tech Could Produce 40TB Hard Drives In the Near Future 151 comments
Magic Mushrooms 'Reboot' Brain In Depressed People, Study Suggests 133 comments
Recordings of the Sounds Heard In the Cuban US Embassy Attacks Released 299 comments
Researcher Turns HDD Into Rudimentary Microphone 65 comments
World's First 'Negative Emissions' Plant Has Begun Operation 218 comments
Octopuses Show Scientists How To Hide Machines in Plain Sight 63 comments
FDA Advisers Endorse Gene Therapy To Treat Form of Blindness 15 comments
'Maybe Wikipedia Readers Shouldn't Need Science Degrees To Digest Articles About Basic Topics' 304 comments
Evidence Suggests Updated Timeline Towards Yellowstone's Supervolcano Eruption 319 comments
Scientists Discover Ring Around Dwarf Planet Haumea Beyond Neptune 49 comments
SpaceX Successfully Landed the 12th Falcon 9 Rocket of 2017 118 comments
A Giant, Mysterious Hole Has Opened Up In Antarctica 270 comments
'Sooty Birds' Reveal Hidden US Air Pollution 80 comments
'Staying Longer At Home' Was Key To Stone Age Technology Change 60,000 Years Ago 74 comments
Tokyo Preparing For Floods 'Beyond Anything We've Seen' 98 comments
Half the Universe's Missing Matter Has Just Been Finally Found 247 comments
SpaceX's Mars Vision Puts Pressure on NASA's Manned Exploration Programs 142 comments
Mondays Are the Worst, Data Science Proves 103 comments
Carbon-Emitting Soil Could Speed Global Warming, Warns 26-Year Study 203 comments
Astronaut Scott Kelly Describes One Year In Space -- And Its After Effects 200 comments
Microsoft Develops New Programming Language For Quantum Computers 120 comments
Publishers Take ResearchGate To Court, Seek Removal of Millions of Papers 66 comments
Neanderthal Ancestors May Be To Blame For Why You Can't Get a Tan 118 comments
Massive 70-Mile-Wide Butterfly Swarm Shows Up On Denver Radar System 47 comments
Amazon Is Headed For the Prescription-Drug Market, Analysts Say 40 comments
The World's Oldest Scientific Satellite is Still in Orbit 80 comments
Why Is There No Nobel Prize In Technology? 148 comments
Vice President Pence Vows US Astronauts Will Return To the Moon 226 comments
Three-Quarters of All Honey On Earth Has Pesticides In It 103 comments
Over Half of New Cancer Drugs 'Show No Benefits' For Survival Or Wellbeing 123 comments
Scientists Race To Create Synthetic Blood in the Wake of Mass Tragedies 99 comments
Rice University Adds Asphalt To Speed Lithium Metal Battery Charging By 20 Times 131 comments
Nobel Prize In Chemistry Shared By 3 For Cryo-Electron Microscopy 27 comments
Expert Says You're Deluding Yourself If You Think You're Productive On Six Hours of Sleep 223 comments
Unselfish People Are More Likely to Wind Up With Depression 238 comments
Dawn of Solar Age Declared as PV Beats All Other Forms of Power 398 comments
The Absurdity of the Nobel Prizes in Science 186 comments
Skipping Breakfast May Be Linked To Poor Heart Health, Study Says 165 comments
More Than 80 Percent of All Net Neutrality Comments Were Sent By Bots, Researchers Say 108 comments
Judge Recommends ISP and Search Engine Blocking of Sci-Hub in the US 196 comments
Breast-Cancer Death Rate Drops Almost 40 Percent, Saving 322,000 Lives, Study Says 64 comments
The 2017 Nobel Prize For Physics Goes To Three Scientists Who Proved Einstein Right 124 comments
When You Split the Brain, Do You Split the Person? 124 comments
NASA Images of Puerto Rico Reveal How Maria Wiped Out Power On the Island 180 comments
Nobel Prize For Medicine Awarded For Insights Into Internal Biological Clock 36 comments
We're Not Living in a Computer Simulation, New Research Shows 403 comments
Laser Light Forges Graphene Into the Third Dimension 36 comments
Should Zambia Allow The Testing of Genetically-Modified Mosquitoes? 133 comments
Ancient Papyrus Finally Solves Egypt's 'Great Pyramid' Mystery 253 comments
Hawaii Approves Telescope On Volcano Sacred To Indigenous People 251 comments
Chip Reprograms Cells To Regenerate Damaged Tissue 16 comments
Dubai Proposes Giant Simulated Mars City In the Desert 104 comments
Chinese Researchers Correct Genetic Mutation In Embryos Using Base Editing 35 comments
'Lost Continent' Rises Again With New Expedition 62 comments
A Fourth Gravitational Wave Has Been Detected 67 comments
The Shorter Your Sleep, the Shorter Your Life: the New Sleep Science 142 comments
Australia Finally Creates Its Own National Space Agency 117 comments
Can We Reduce Cow Methane Emissions By Breeding Low-Emission Cattle? 224 comments
Memorial Set For 'Pi Day' Creator 56 comments
New Antibody Attacks 99% of HIV Strains 149 comments
Most Powerful Cosmic Rays Come From Galaxies Far, Far Away 97 comments
Fathers Pass On Four Times As Many New Genetic Mutations As Mothers, Says Study 181 comments
EU Paid For Report That Said Piracy Isn't Harmful -- And Tried To Hide Findings 169 comments
How Flying Seriously Messes With Your Mind and Body 264 comments
Scientists Create World's First 'Molecular Robot' Capable of Building Molecules 86 comments
E-Cigarettes With Nicotine Increase Your Risk of Heart Disease, Says Study 170 comments
Computer Science Degrees Aren't Returning On Investment For Coders, Research Finds 395 comments
Seismologist Explains Mexico's Back-To-Back Earthquakes 50 comments
Mathematical Formula Predicts Global Mass Extinction Event in 2100 394 comments
Consciousness Goes Deeper Than You Think 288 comments
NASA's Hubble Captures Blistering Pitch-Black Planet 104 comments
Google, Bing, Yahoo Data Retention Doesn't Improve Search Quality, Study Claims 38 comments
Bacteria In Tumors Can Inactivate Common Chemotherapy Drugs, Study Suggests 38 comments
Diesel Cars Contribute To 5,000 Premature Deaths a Year In Europe, Says Study 215 comments
Typing By Brain Arrives: No Surgery Necessary 93 comments
There's a Logic To How Squirrels Bury Their Nuts 93 comments
Idaho Wants To Establish America's First 'Dark Sky Preserve' 136 comments
Chinese Scientists Are Developing A Vaccine Against Cavities 120 comments
Sedentary Lifestyle Study Called 'A Raging Dumpster Fire' 153 comments
2017 'Ig Nobel' Prizes Recognize Funny Research On Cats, Crocodiles, and Cheese 20 comments
Poor Diet Is a Factor In One In Five Deaths, Global Disease Study Reveals 110 comments
Elon Musk Releases Supercut of SpaceX Rocket Explosions 61 comments
Mystery of Sonic Weapon Attacks At US Embassy In Cuba Deepens 215 comments
Mind-Altering Cat Parasite Linked To a Whole Lot of Neurological Disorders 209 comments
Many Machine Learning Studies Don't Actually Show Anything Meaningful, But They Spread Fear, Uncertainty, and Doubt 98 comments
Cassini's Saturn Mission Goes Out In A Blaze Of Glory 74 comments
Researchers Find Antidepressants Increase Risk of Death 125 comments
We're Eating Plastics From Our Own Dirty Laundry 172 comments
Cassini's Best Discoveries of Saturn and Its Moons 25 comments
Climate Change Could Wipe Out a Third of Parasite Species, Study Finds 240 comments
Ford Disguised a Man As a Car Seat To Research Self-Driving 84 comments
Study Finds That Banning Trolls Works, To Some Degree 341 comments
Why Bats Crash Into Windows 117 comments
Boffins Fear We Might Be Running Out of Ideas 356 comments
Moving Every Half Hour Could Help Limit Effects of Sedentary Lifestyle, Says Study 98 comments
California Bans Drones From Delivering Marijuana 82 comments
Neural Networks Can Auto-Generate Reviews That Fool Humans 67 comments
Can We Surpass Moore's Law With Reversible Computing? 118 comments
El Nino's Absence Is Causing An Active Hurricane Season 148 comments
FDA Slams EpiPen Maker For Doing Nothing While Hundreds Failed, People Died 80 comments
Could 'Re-Engineering' Earth Help Ease the Hurricane Threat? 262 comments
Are We Being Watched? Tens of Other Worlds Could Spot the Earth 94 comments
A Few Bad Scientists Are Threatening To Topple Taxonomy 79 comments
SpaceX Rocket Launches X-37B Space Plane On Secret Mission, Aces Landing 93 comments
Spinning Metal Sails Could Slash Fuel Consumption, Emissions On Cargo Ships 170 comments
67% of Americans Use Social Media To Get Some of their News 71 comments
'No Fire Risk' With New Lithium Batteries 49 comments
Happy Music Boosts Brain's Creativity, Study Says 102 comments
Plastic Fibers Found In 83 Percent of World's Tap Water, Study Reveals 210 comments
IBM Pitched Its Watson Supercomputer as a Revolution in Cancer Care. It's Nowhere Close 108 comments
A Powerful Solar Storm Is Bringing Hazards and Rare Auroras Our Way 72 comments
How One Writer Is Battling Tech-Induced Attention Disorder 195 comments
Hurricane Irma Reaches 185 MPH, Trailing Only Allen As Strongest Atlantic Storm On Record 318 comments
Binge Watching TV Makes It Less Enjoyable, Study Says 139 comments
Fish Are Eating Lots of Plastic 149 comments
One of the World's Most Influential Math Texts is Getting a Beautiful, Minimalist Edition 81 comments
Ethanol: A Lethal Injection For Tumors 78 comments
Near Earth Asteroid 'Florence' Makes a Close Pass 105 comments
The Solar Eclipse of 2017 Destroyed Lots of Rental Camera Gear 140 comments
Google Conducted Hollywood 'Interventions' To Change Look of Computer Scientists 644 comments
Astronomers Detect 15 Atypical Signals From Distant Galaxy 46 comments
Germany Unveils World's Most Powerful X-Ray Laser 49 comments
Researchers Discover Enzyme That Harnesses Light To Make Hydrocarbons 55 comments
The Oldest Known Human Remains In the Americas Have Been Found In a Mexican Cave 138 comments
India's Workhorse Rocket Fails For the First Time In Decades 78 comments
Stanford Study Finds New Dads In US Are Older Than Ever 191 comments
Amazon Sold Eclipse Glasses That Cause 'Permanent Blindness,' Alleges Lawsuit 229 comments
Mathematician Who Claimed 'P Is Not Equal To NP' Says His Proof Is Wrong 234 comments
How NASA Kept the ISS Flying While Harvey Hit Mission Control 128 comments
Astronomers Have Found the Stars Responsible For an Explosion Recorded By Korean Astronomers in 1437 AD 39 comments
FDA Approves First Cell-Based Therapy For Cancer 63 comments
Mathematicians Race To Debunk German Man Who Claimed To Solve The 'P Versus NP' Problem 156 comments
FDA Issues Recall of 465,000 St. Jude Pacemakers To Patch Security Holes 73 comments
Large-Scale Dietary Study: Fats Good, Carbs Bad 477 comments
NASA's Plan To Stop A Supervolcano from Destroying The Earth's Climate 153 comments
FDA Designates MDMA As 'Breakthrough Therapy' For PTSD 266 comments
Lost Turing Letters Give Unique Insight Into His Academic Life Prior To Death 142 comments
Converted Missile Launches Military Satellite to Track Spacecraft 39 comments
A Game You Control With Your Mind 56 comments
SLAC Experiment Proves It Rains Diamonds On Uranus and Neptune 114 comments
Ask Slashdot: How Did You Experience The Solar Eclipse? 211 comments
New Kind of Gravitational Wave Source Detected? 81 comments
Alaska's Permafrost Is Thawing 324 comments
Ancient Tablet Reveals Babylonians Discovered Trigonometry 83 comments
Elon Musk Posts First Photo of SpaceX's New Spacesuit 142 comments
Engineers Discover How To Make Antennas For Wireless Communication 100x Smaller Than Their Current Size 129 comments
Google Invites Users To 'Check If You're Clinically Depressed' 124 comments
IBM To Trace Food Contamination With Blockchain 47 comments
Getting NASA To Comply With Simple FOIA Requests Is a Nightmare 103 comments
Bricklaying Robots and Exoskeletons Are the Future of the Construction Industry 228 comments
Scientists Create Smart Labels To Tell You When To Throw Away Expired Food and Makeup 74 comments
How the Voyager Golden Record Was Made 122 comments
NASA's Cassini Probe Begins Its 'Grand Finale' Through Saturn's Atmosphere 44 comments
Atlas 5 Rocket Launches $400 Million NASA Satellite Into Space 51 comments
Memories of Fear Could Be Permanently Erased, Study Shows 38 comments
Self-sufficient Eclipse Chasers Hit the Road To 'Totality' 42 comments
New Immunotherapy Trial Cures Kids of Peanut Allergy For Up To Four Years 164 comments
The Health Benefits of Wind and Solar Exceed the Cost of All Subsidies 432 comments
Dilution of Whisky -- the Molecular Perspective 84 comments
Google Lunar X-Prize Extends Deadline Through March 2018 30 comments
Deadly Drug-Resistant Fungus Sparks Outbreaks In UK 146 comments
Australian Scientists Figure Out How Zinc-Air Batteries Can Replace Lithium-Ion Batteries 118 comments
Tiny Robots Crawl Through Mouse's Stomach To Release Antibiotics 15 comments
New Work Suggests That P Is Not Equal To NP 147 comments
Energy Drinks May Trigger Future Substance Use, Says Study 233 comments
Scientists Finally Unlock the Recipe For Magic Mushrooms 132 comments
Plants 'Hijacked' To Make Polio Vaccine 59 comments
Feeling Bad About Feeling Bad Can Make You Feel Worse 102 comments
NASA is Sending Bacteria Into the Sky on Balloons During the Eclipse 54 comments
Behind the Hype of 'Lab-Grown' Meat 342 comments
Popular Pesticides Keep Bumblebees From Laying Eggs 137 comments
SpaceX Successfully Launches, Recovers Falcon 9 For CRS-12 71 comments
Device That Revolutionized Timekeeping Receives an IEEE Milestone 46 comments
Scientists Discover 91 Volcanoes Below Antarctic Ice Sheet 181 comments
Some Retailers Criticize Amazon's Recall of Eclipse Glasses 150 comments
Astrophysicist Believes Technologically-Advanced Species Extinguish Themselves 435 comments
SpaceX Will Deliver The First Supercomputer To The ISS 98 comments
Study Finds Vaccine Science Outreach Only Reinforced Myths 465 comments
NASA Looks At Reviving Atomic Rocket Program 122 comments
Vitamin B3 Supplement Can Prevent Miscarriages and Birth Defects, Says Study 39 comments
MIT Team's School-Bus Algorithm Could Save $5M and 1M Bus Miles 104 comments
Startup To Put Cellphone Tower on the Moon 76 comments
Astronomers Detect Four Earth-Sized Planets Orbiting The Nearest Sun-Like Star 102 comments
Scientists Create DNA-Based Exploit of a Computer System 43 comments
Global Investment Firm Warns 7.8 Degrees of Global Warming Is Possible 292 comments
Researchers Build True Random Number Generator From Carbon Nanotubes 144 comments
Moon Had Magnetic Field At Least a Billion Years Longer Than Thought, Says Study 41 comments
Blizzard and DeepMind Turn StarCraft II Into An AI Research Lab 52 comments
Americans Are Dying Younger, Saving Corporations Billions 274 comments
Blocking a Key Enzyme May Reverse Memory Loss, MIT Study Finds 29 comments
Monsanto Was Its Own Ghostwriter For Some Safety Reviews 48 comments
Playing Action Video Games May Be Bad For Your Brain, Study Finds 116 comments
Can Primordial Black Holes Alone Account For Dark Matter? 135 comments
Leaked Federal Climate Report Finds Link Between Climate Change, Human Activity 452 comments
AI Factory Boss Will Tell Workers and Robots How To Work Together 54 comments
China Built the World's Largest Telescope, But Has No One To Run It 122 comments
SpaceX Releases Animation of Planned Falcon Heavy Launch 108 comments
New Catalyst Is Better At Splitting Water Into Hydrogen And Oxygen 133 comments
Celebrate Voyager's 40th Anniversary By Beaming A Message Into Outer Space 83 comments
Startup Unveils Revolutionary New Rechargeable Alkaline Batteries 137 comments
How Apple Is Putting Voices In Users' Heads -- Literally 91 comments
Could Diabetes Spread Like Mad Cow Disease? 128 comments
Lovers Share Colonies of Skin Microbes, Study Finds 93 comments
Vermont Medical School Says Goodbye To Lectures 116 comments
Electric Cars Are Not the Answer To Air Pollution, Says Top UK Adviser 296 comments
Why We Can't Have the Male Pill 347 comments
Math Journal Editors Resign To Start Rival Journal That Will Be Free To Read 59 comments
Cats and Dogs Contribute Significantly To Climate Change, Says UCLA Study 430 comments
Monsanto Leaks Suggest It Tried To Kill Cancer Research On Roundup Weed Killer 242 comments
Tests Show Workers At Hanford Nuclear Facility Inhaled Radioactive Plutonium 158 comments
Slashdot Asks: Have Smartphones Destroyed a Generation? 330 comments
EPA Reverses Course on Ozone Rule 53 comments
Being Outside Could Become Deadly In South Asia, Says Study 416 comments
Hyperloop One's Full-Scale Pod Reaches 192 MPH In New Nevada Track Test 249 comments
In Breakthrough, Scientists Edit a Dangerous Mutation From Genes in Human Embryos 155 comments
NASA Is Looking For Someone To Protect Earth From Aliens -- And the Job Pays a Six-Figure Salary 164 comments
National Solar Observatory Predicts Shape of Solar Corona For August Eclipse 16 comments
Luxembourg Just Passed A New Asteroid Mining Law 177 comments
Microbe New To Science Found In Self-Fermented Beer 27 comments
Scientists Genetically Engineer the World's First Blue Chrysanthemum 75 comments
SpaceX Is Now One of the World's Most Valuable Privately Held Companies 107 comments
Solar-Eclipse Glasses On Amazon May Not Meet NASA's Safety Requirements 131 comments
Heavier Rainfall Will Increase Water Pollution In the Future 233 comments
Subscription Journals Are Doomed Because of Sci-Hub's Big Cache of Pirated Papers, Suggests Data Analyst 100 comments
First Human Embryos Edited In US 140 comments
E-Cigarettes Linked To Helping People Quit Smoking, Says Study 203 comments
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