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From Painters to Potters, Scientists Stage an Online Art Show
  • Sat, 24 Feb 2018 01:26

On January 24, University of British Columbia geneticist Dave Ng tweeted, "It's always interesting to me how kids react when they find out I'm a sci...

Rich Fossil Trove Found on Land Removed From Bears Ears Monument
  • Fri, 23 Feb 2018 17:19

The discovery calls attention to rollbacks on national monuments, which have weakened protections for important fossil sites. National Geographic New...

Watch: Not just one but TWO hurricane-force storms swirling in the North Atlantic Ocean
  • Fri, 23 Feb 2018 15:25

In recent days, two powerful storms packing hurricane-force winds have spun up in the North Atlantic. You can watch them in the animation above of GO...

DesignSafe Radio
  • Fri, 23 Feb 2018 13:14

Forecasting and planning for storm surge and flooding Science360 News Service: Complete

The global footprint of fisheries
  • Fri, 23 Feb 2018 11:27

The global fishing fleet is so big it can be seen from space. Really. All Top News -- ScienceDaily

New Zealand On The Way To Digital Health
  • Fri, 23 Feb 2018 09:18

Every stakeholder needs to prepare in time for the waves of technological innovation transforming the medical sector and the pharma industry. Regulato...

Sweet, bitter, fat: Genetics play a role in kids' snacking patterns
  • Fri, 23 Feb 2018 07:16

The types of snacks a child chooses could be linked to genetics, a new study found. The study investigated whether genetic variants in taste receptors...

This Could Prove Biblical Prophet's Existence. Or Not
  • Fri, 23 Feb 2018 05:14

A clay seal found in an ancient garbage pit in Jerusalem might have belonged to the prophet Isaiah, who's described as predicting the virgin birth and...

Surprising new study redraws family tree of domesticated and 'wild' horses
  • Fri, 23 Feb 2018 03:16

New research overturns a long-held assumption that Przewalski's horses, native to the Eurasian steppes, are the last wild horse species on Earth. Al...

New neurons in the adult brain are involved in sensory learning
  • Fri, 23 Feb 2018 01:24

Scientists have demonstrated that the new neurons produced in adults react preferentially to reward-related sensory stimuli and help speed up the asso...

NASA's $1B Tower Is Leaning
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 23:22

Since 2011, NASA has been upgrading a mobile launcher originally built for the Ares I vehicle to fit its massive Space Launch System rocket. The proje...

Police Have New Tool to Find Mom of Baby Left in Dumpster
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 21:16

On Christmas Eve, a newborn girl was found dead in a dumpster in a Calgary parking lot. Police are still looking for her mother, and now they have a s...

In a first, tiny diamond anvils trigger chemical reactions by squeezing
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 17:28

Scientists have turned the smallest possible bits of diamond and other super-hard specks into 'molecular anvils' that squeeze and twist molecules unti...

Human Chains: "Prayer Camp" Psychiatry Study Raises Ethical Questions
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 13:13

A new medical paper raises complex questions over ethics and human rights, as it reports on a study that took place in a religious camp where mentally...

Iceberg Exposes Marine Ecosystem After 120K Years
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 11:29

When an iceberg the size of Delaware separated from the Larsen C ice shelf last July, it uncovered an Antarctic marine habitat that had been hidden fr...

Ancient Cave Drawings and Early Human Language Linked in New Study
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 10:07

Sound echoing within caves may have also influenced what early humans put on rock walls. National Geographic News

Laser technology takes Maya archeologists where they've never gone before
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 07:36

With the help of airborne laser mapping technology, a team of archeologists is exploring on a larger scale than ever before the history and spread of ...

Artificial Intelligence Predicts Cardiovascular Risk From Retinal Images
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 03:31

Google researchers predicted cardiovascular risk factors not previously thought to be quantifiable in retinal images using artificial intelligence, ac...

Brain size of human ancestors evolved gradually over 3 million years
  • Wed, 21 Feb 2018 23:15

Modern humans have brains that are more than three times larger than our closest living relatives, chimpanzees and bonobos. Scientists don't agree on ...

Antibiotics: Stay the Course?
  • Wed, 21 Feb 2018 21:15

Researchers debate whether we should finish our antibiotic prescription. All DiscoverMagazine.com content

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