Slashdot Items Tagged "science"

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Monday September 25, 2017 @09:57AM The Shorter Your Sleep, the Shorter Your Life: the New Sleep Science
Sunday September 24, 2017 @02:28PM Can We Reduce Cow Methane Emissions By Breeding Low-Emission Cattle?
Friday September 22, 2017 @04:04PM New Antibody Attacks 99% of HIV Strains
Thursday September 21, 2017 @05:16PM Fathers Pass On Four Times As Many New Genetic Mutations As Mothers, Says Study
Thursday September 21, 2017 @04:09PM EU Paid For Report That Said Piracy Isn't Harmful -- And Tried To Hide Findings
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @06:55PM How Flying Seriously Messes With Your Mind and Body
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @05:27PM Scientists Create World's First 'Molecular Robot' Capable of Building Molecules
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @05:21PM E-Cigarettes With Nicotine Increase Your Risk of Heart Disease, Says Study
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @04:48PM Computer Science Degrees Aren't Returning On Investment For Coders, Research Finds
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @04:14PM Mathematical Formula Predicts Global Mass Extinction Event in 2100
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @04:04PM Seismologist Explains Mexico's Back-To-Back Earthquakes
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @10:14PM Consciousness Goes Deeper Than You Think
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @04:53PM Google, Bing, Yahoo Data Retention Doesn't Improve Search Quality, Study Claims
Monday September 18, 2017 @06:13PM Bacteria In Tumors Can Inactivate Common Chemotherapy Drugs, Study Suggests
Monday September 18, 2017 @05:40PM Diesel Cars Contribute To 5,000 Premature Deaths a Year In Europe, Says Study
Monday September 18, 2017 @11:38AM Kids Praised for Being Smart Are More Likely to Cheat, Study Says
Sunday September 17, 2017 @04:47PM Typing By Brain Arrives: No Surgery Necessary
Sunday September 17, 2017 @02:35PM There's a Logic To How Squirrels Bury Their Nuts
Saturday September 16, 2017 @07:56PM Chinese Scientists Are Developing A Vaccine Against Cavities
Saturday September 16, 2017 @02:34PM 2017 'Ig Nobel' Prizes Recognize Funny Research On Cats, Crocodiles, and Cheese
Friday September 15, 2017 @11:26PM Sedentary Lifestyle Study Called 'A Raging Dumpster Fire'
Friday September 15, 2017 @06:52PM Poor Diet Is a Factor In One In Five Deaths, Global Disease Study Reveals
Friday September 15, 2017 @06:25PM Mind-Altering Cat Parasite Linked To a Whole Lot of Neurological Disorders
Friday September 15, 2017 @05:26PM Mystery of Sonic Weapon Attacks At US Embassy In Cuba Deepens
Friday September 15, 2017 @12:01PM Many Machine Learning Studies Don't Actually Show Anything Meaningful, But They Spread Fear, Uncertainty, and Doubt
Friday September 15, 2017 @10:40AM Cassini's Saturn Mission Goes Out In A Blaze Of Glory
Thursday September 14, 2017 @08:49PM Researchers Find Antidepressants Increase Risk of Death
Thursday September 14, 2017 @03:21PM We're Eating Plastics From Our Own Dirty Laundry
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @05:09PM Climate Change Could Wipe Out a Third of Parasite Species, Study Finds
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @04:23PM Ford Disguised a Man As a Car Seat To Research Self-Driving
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @04:05PM Study Finds That Banning Trolls Works, To Some Degree
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @05:40PM Why Bats Crash Into Windows
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @01:32AM Boffins Fear We Might Be Running Out of Ideas
Monday September 11, 2017 @05:26PM Moving Every Half Hour Could Help Limit Effects of Sedentary Lifestyle, Says Study
Saturday September 09, 2017 @09:56PM Neural Networks Can Auto-Generate Reviews That Fool Humans
Saturday September 09, 2017 @04:18PM Can We Surpass Moore's Law With Reversible Computing?
Friday September 08, 2017 @05:34PM FDA Slams EpiPen Maker For Doing Nothing While Hundreds Failed, People Died
Friday September 08, 2017 @05:22PM El Nino's Absence Is Causing An Active Hurricane Season
Friday September 08, 2017 @03:38PM Could 'Re-Engineering' Earth Help Ease the Hurricane Threat?
Friday September 08, 2017 @01:08PM A Few Bad Scientists Are Threatening To Topple Taxonomy
Thursday September 07, 2017 @05:50PM Spinning Metal Sails Could Slash Fuel Consumption, Emissions On Cargo Ships
Thursday September 07, 2017 @04:40PM 67% of Americans Use Social Media To Get Some of their News
Thursday September 07, 2017 @03:41PM 'No Fire Risk' With New Lithium Batteries
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @07:00PM Happy Music Boosts Brain's Creativity, Study Says
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @04:20PM Plastic Fibers Found In 83 Percent of World's Tap Water, Study Reveals
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @05:30PM How One Writer Is Battling Tech-Induced Attention Disorder
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @04:17PM Hurricane Irma Reaches 185 MPH, Trailing Only Allen As Strongest Atlantic Storm On Record
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @02:40PM Binge Watching TV Makes It Less Enjoyable, Study Says
Monday September 04, 2017 @03:43PM Fish Are Eating Lots of Plastic
Monday September 04, 2017 @01:46AM Ethanol: A Lethal Injection For Tumors
Saturday September 02, 2017 @09:42PM Google Conducted Hollywood 'Interventions' To Change Look of Computer Scientists
Friday September 01, 2017 @06:36PM Germany Unveils World's Most Powerful X-Ray Laser
Friday September 01, 2017 @05:09PM Researchers Discover Enzyme That Harnesses Light To Make Hydrocarbons
Thursday August 31, 2017 @06:49PM The Oldest Known Human Remains In the Americas Have Been Found In a Mexican Cave
Thursday August 31, 2017 @06:34PM India's Workhorse Rocket Fails For the First Time In Decades
Thursday August 31, 2017 @06:05PM Stanford Study Finds New Dads In US Are Older Than Ever
Thursday August 31, 2017 @04:45PM Amazon Sold Eclipse Glasses That Cause 'Permanent Blindness,' Alleges Lawsuit
Thursday August 31, 2017 @12:43PM How NASA Kept the ISS Flying While Harvey Hit Mission Control
Thursday August 31, 2017 @09:44AM Astronomers Have Found the Stars Responsible For an Explosion Recorded By Korean Astronomers in 1437 AD
Monday August 28, 2017 @11:28PM FDA Designates MDMA As 'Breakthrough Therapy' For PTSD
Monday August 28, 2017 @10:31PM Lost Turing Letters Give Unique Insight Into His Academic Life Prior To Death
Saturday August 26, 2017 @04:52PM New Kind of Gravitational Wave Source Detected?
Friday August 25, 2017 @05:24PM Alaska's Permafrost Is Thawing
Thursday August 24, 2017 @01:40PM Water Found Deep Inside the Moon
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @06:21PM Engineers Discover How To Make Antennas For Wireless Communication 100x Smaller Than Their Current Size
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @05:11PM Google Invites Users To 'Check If You're Clinically Depressed'
Monday August 21, 2017 @06:35PM Bricklaying Robots and Exoskeletons Are the Future of the Construction Industry
Monday August 21, 2017 @05:11PM Switch To Renewables Won't End the Geopolitics of Energy
Monday August 21, 2017 @04:12PM Scientists Create Smart Labels To Tell You When To Throw Away Expired Food and Makeup
Friday August 18, 2017 @05:13PM Memories of Fear Could Be Permanently Erased, Study Shows
Friday August 18, 2017 @03:17PM Self-sufficient Eclipse Chasers Hit the Road To 'Totality'
Thursday August 17, 2017 @05:55PM New Immunotherapy Trial Cures Kids of Peanut Allergy For Up To Four Years
Thursday August 17, 2017 @04:59PM The Health Benefits of Wind and Solar Exceed the Cost of All Subsidies
Thursday August 17, 2017 @03:03PM Dilution of Whisky -- the Molecular Perspective
Wednesday August 16, 2017 @05:14PM Deadly Drug-Resistant Fungus Sparks Outbreaks In UK
Wednesday August 16, 2017 @04:37PM Australian Scientists Figure Out How Zinc-Air Batteries Can Replace Lithium-Ion Batteries
Wednesday August 16, 2017 @02:01PM Tiny Robots Crawl Through Mouse's Stomach To Release Antibiotics
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @06:41PM Energy Drinks May Trigger Future Substance Use, Says Study
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @04:10PM Scientists Finally Unlock the Recipe For Magic Mushrooms
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @04:04PM Plants 'Hijacked' To Make Polio Vaccine
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @01:36PM Feeling Bad About Feeling Bad Can Make You Feel Worse
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @01:06PM NASA is Sending Bacteria Into the Sky on Balloons During the Eclipse
Monday August 14, 2017 @07:17PM Behind the Hype of 'Lab-Grown' Meat
Monday August 14, 2017 @06:33PM Popular Pesticides Keep Bumblebees From Laying Eggs
Monday August 14, 2017 @09:49AM Device That Revolutionized Timekeeping Receives an IEEE Milestone
Monday August 14, 2017 @09:32AM Scientists Discover 91 Volcanoes Below Antarctic Ice Sheet
Saturday August 12, 2017 @05:34PM Study Finds Vaccine Science Outreach Only Reinforced Myths
Friday August 11, 2017 @05:52PM Vitamin B3 Supplement Can Prevent Miscarriages and Birth Defects, Says Study
Friday August 11, 2017 @02:11PM MIT Team's School-Bus Algorithm Could Save $5M and 1M Bus Miles
Thursday August 10, 2017 @03:57PM Scientists Create DNA-Based Exploit of a Computer System
Wednesday August 09, 2017 @07:24PM Researchers Build True Random Number Generator From Carbon Nanotubes
Wednesday August 09, 2017 @06:35PM Global Investment Firm Warns 7.8 Degrees of Global Warming Is Possible
Wednesday August 09, 2017 @06:27PM Moon Had Magnetic Field At Least a Billion Years Longer Than Thought, Says Study
Wednesday August 09, 2017 @05:34PM Blizzard and DeepMind Turn StarCraft II Into An AI Research Lab
Wednesday August 09, 2017 @04:38PM Americans Are Dying Younger, Saving Corporations Billions
Wednesday August 09, 2017 @03:16PM Blocking a Key Enzyme May Reverse Memory Loss, MIT Study Finds
Wednesday August 09, 2017 @11:44AM Monsanto Was Its Own Ghostwriter For Some Safety Reviews
Wednesday August 09, 2017 @11:29AM Playing Action Video Games May Be Bad For Your Brain, Study Finds
Tuesday August 08, 2017 @05:47PM Leaked Federal Climate Report Finds Link Between Climate Change, Human Activity
Tuesday August 08, 2017 @05:19PM AI Factory Boss Will Tell Workers and Robots How To Work Together
Monday August 07, 2017 @10:43AM China Built the World's Largest Telescope, But Has No One To Run It
Sunday August 06, 2017 @05:26PM New Catalyst Is Better At Splitting Water Into Hydrogen And Oxygen
Saturday August 05, 2017 @02:01AM Startup Unveils Revolutionary New Rechargeable Alkaline Batteries
Saturday August 05, 2017 @12:13AM Could Diabetes Spread Like Mad Cow Disease?
Friday August 04, 2017 @05:31PM Lovers Share Colonies of Skin Microbes, Study Finds
Friday August 04, 2017 @12:50PM Electric Cars Are Not the Answer To Air Pollution, Says Top UK Adviser
Friday August 04, 2017 @12:19PM Why We Can't Have the Male Pill
Friday August 04, 2017 @10:24AM Math Journal Editors Resign To Start Rival Journal That Will Be Free To Read
Thursday August 03, 2017 @07:14PM Cats and Dogs Contribute Significantly To Climate Change, Says UCLA Study
Thursday August 03, 2017 @06:07PM Monsanto Leaks Suggest It Tried To Kill Cancer Research On Roundup Weed Killer
Thursday August 03, 2017 @05:38PM Tests Show Workers At Hanford Nuclear Facility Inhaled Radioactive Plutonium
Thursday August 03, 2017 @03:53PM Slashdot Asks: Have Smartphones Destroyed a Generation?
Thursday August 03, 2017 @12:31PM EPA Reverses Course on Ozone Rule
Wednesday August 02, 2017 @06:14PM Being Outside Could Become Deadly In South Asia, Says Study
Wednesday August 02, 2017 @01:55PM In Breakthrough, Scientists Edit a Dangerous Mutation From Genes in Human Embryos
Wednesday August 02, 2017 @10:15AM NASA Is Looking For Someone To Protect Earth From Aliens -- And the Job Pays a Six-Figure Salary
Tuesday August 01, 2017 @04:13PM National Solar Observatory Predicts Shape of Solar Corona For August Eclipse
Sunday July 30, 2017 @03:01AM Microbe New To Science Found In Self-Fermented Beer
Friday July 28, 2017 @11:38PM Scientists Genetically Engineer the World's First Blue Chrysanthemum
Thursday July 27, 2017 @05:24PM Heavier Rainfall Will Increase Water Pollution In the Future
Thursday July 27, 2017 @04:40PM Subscription Journals Are Doomed Because of Sci-Hub's Big Cache of Pirated Papers, Suggests Data Analyst
Thursday July 27, 2017 @04:07PM First Human Embryos Edited In US
Thursday July 27, 2017 @04:41AM E-Cigarettes Linked To Helping People Quit Smoking, Says Study
Wednesday July 26, 2017 @04:15PM Stem Cell Brain Implants Could 'Slow Aging and Extend Life,' Study Shows
Wednesday July 26, 2017 @03:57PM Scientists Propose To Raise the Standards For Statistical Significance In Research Studies
Tuesday July 25, 2017 @05:53PM US Is Slipping Toward Measles Being Endemic Once Again, Says Study
Tuesday July 25, 2017 @04:46PM Degenerative Brain Disease Found In Nearly All Donated NFL Player Brains, Says Study
Tuesday July 25, 2017 @04:35PM Sperm Counts Among Western Men Have Halved In Last 40 Years, Says Study
Monday July 24, 2017 @06:17PM Global Network of Labs Will Test Security of Medical Devices
Monday July 24, 2017 @06:12PM World's First Floating Wind Farm Emerges Off Coast of Scotland
Monday July 24, 2017 @05:47PM A New Study Shows the Moon's Interior Could Contain Water
Saturday July 22, 2017 @02:06AM Quantum Particles In Motion Can Still Travel Backwards
Friday July 21, 2017 @12:39PM NASA Uploads Hundreds of Rare Aircraft Films to YouTube
Thursday July 20, 2017 @06:01PM IBM's AI Can Predict Schizophrenia With 74 Percent Accuracy By Looking at the Brain's Blood Flow
Thursday July 20, 2017 @05:56PM The Proton Is Lighter Than We Thought
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @06:45PM Dadbot: How a Son Made a Chatbot of His Dying Dad
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @06:37PM World's First Double Hand Transplant Involving a Child Declared a Success
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @05:34PM Researchers Have Figured Out How To Fake News Video With AI
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @06:01PM The Myth of Drug Expiration Dates
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @05:53PM New Research Shows Humans Could Outrun T. Rex
Monday July 17, 2017 @06:22PM Long Working Days Can Cause Heart Problems, Study Says
Monday July 17, 2017 @05:36PM Artificial Sweeteners Associated With Weight Gain, Heart Problems In Analysis of Data From 37 Studies
Sunday July 16, 2017 @07:52PM New Interactive Basic Electronics Textbook Launched Online
Friday July 14, 2017 @10:59PM Google's Life Sciences Unit Is Releasing 20 Million Bacteria-Infected Mosquitoes in Fresno
Thursday July 13, 2017 @06:05PM Biologists Use Gene Editing To Store Movies In DNA
Thursday July 13, 2017 @04:56PM Vaccines May Soon Be Mandatory For Children In France
Thursday July 13, 2017 @10:42AM 'Living Drug' That Fights Cancer By Harnessing The Immune System Clears Key Hurdle
Thursday July 13, 2017 @10:35AM NASA Finally Admits It Doesn't Have the Funding To Land Humans on Mars
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @05:28PM Era of 'Biological Annihilation' Is Underway, Scientists Warn
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @05:11PM Private Company Plans To Bring Moon Rocks Back To Earth In Three Years
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @11:55AM Iceberg the Size of Delaware, Among Biggest Ever Recorded, Snaps Off Antarctica
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @07:19PM Plants Can Turn Caterpillars Into Cannibals To Avoid Getting Eaten
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @06:13PM Coffee Cuts Risk of Dying From Stroke and Heart Disease, Study Suggests
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @04:49PM NASA Is Studying the Fungus Among Us Before Humans Take It To a New Planet
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @10:17AM First Object Teleported From Earth To Orbit
Monday July 10, 2017 @05:29PM Only 100 Companies Are Responsible For 71 Percent of Global Emissions, Says Study
Sunday July 09, 2017 @05:20PM Former Oculus Exec Predicts Telepathy Within 10 Years
Sunday July 09, 2017 @03:11PM Researchers Have Developed A Battery-Free Mobile Phone
Thursday July 06, 2017 @07:06PM Personalized Cancer Vaccines Safely Fight, Kill Tumors In Early Human Trials
Thursday July 06, 2017 @05:53PM Getting Rid of Carpool Lanes Could Double Travel Times
Thursday July 06, 2017 @04:31PM Scientists Have Detected a New Particle At the Large Hadron Collider At CERN
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @07:33PM NASA Seeks Nuclear Power For Mars
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @01:59PM NASA Is Going To Crash a Satellite Into an Asteroid
Tuesday July 04, 2017 @09:54PM Sci-Hub 'Pirate Bay For Scientists' Sued by American Chemical Society Over Cloned Site
Monday July 03, 2017 @10:47PM Court Blocks EPA Effort To Suspend Obama-Era Methane Rule
Monday July 03, 2017 @06:52PM Researchers Build American Eels an 'Eelevator'
Monday July 03, 2017 @06:42PM Men Are Affected By the Biological Clock As Well, Researchers Find
Monday July 03, 2017 @04:11PM Now Any Florida Resident Can Challenge What Is Taught In Public Florida Schools
Sunday July 02, 2017 @07:55AM Momentum is Building for ARM in HPC
Saturday July 01, 2017 @10:58AM Large-Scale Study 'Shows Neonic Pesticides Harm Bees'
Saturday July 01, 2017 @02:03AM Tylenol May Kill Kindness
Saturday July 01, 2017 @12:42AM Study Claims Discarded Solar Panels Create More Toxic Waste Than Nuclear Plants
Friday June 30, 2017 @05:32PM A Million Bottles a Minute: World's Plastic Binge 'As Dangerous as Climate Change'
Friday June 30, 2017 @08:44AM Iranian City Soars To Record 129F Degrees: Near Hottest On Earth in Modern Measurements
Thursday June 29, 2017 @06:43PM Artificially Intelligent Painters Invent New Styles of Art
Thursday June 29, 2017 @05:10PM New Study Finds How Much Sleep Fitbit Users Really Get
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @10:44PM Research Finds 1 In 3 American Cats and Dogs Are Overweight
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @05:48PM Mayors of 7,400 Cities Vow To Meet Obama's Climate Commitments
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @04:12PM Researchers Create New Probiotic Beer That Boosts Immunity
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @05:45PM World's First Floating Windfarm To Take Shape Off Coast of Scotland
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @05:34PM Vegan Mayonnaise Company Starts Growing Its Own Meat In Labs, Says It Will Get To Stores First
Monday June 26, 2017 @09:40PM New Study Confirms the Oceans Are Warming Rapidly
Monday June 26, 2017 @05:05PM 'Infarm' Startup Wants To Put a Farm In Every Grocery Store
Monday June 26, 2017 @04:07PM Physicists Have Created the Brightest Light Ever Recorded
Monday June 26, 2017 @03:38PM Sorry, But Anonymous Has No Evidence That NASA Has Found Alien Life
Monday June 26, 2017 @02:23PM The Mere Presence of Your Smartphone Reduces Brain Power, Study Shows
Friday June 23, 2017 @04:10PM 'Chiropractors Are Bullshit'
Friday June 23, 2017 @10:57AM ESA Approves Gravitational-Wave Hunting Spacecraft For 2034
Thursday June 22, 2017 @05:46PM Scientists Discover How To Stop Luggage From Toppling On the Race Through the Airport
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @04:42PM Study Finds Yoga Works As Well As Physical Therapy For Back Pain
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @04:31PM Sweden Passes Bill To Become Carbon Neutral By 2045
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @04:23PM It's Too Hot For Some Planes To Fly In Phoenix
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @03:13PM 'Older Fathers Have Geekier Sons'
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @10:38AM A Third Of the Planet's Population Is Exposed To Deadly Heatwaves
Monday June 19, 2017 @07:14PM Cats May Have Been Domesticated Twice
Monday June 19, 2017 @06:38PM Scientists Declare End to Global Coral Reef Bleaching Event
Monday June 19, 2017 @03:28PM NASA Finds Evidence Of 10 New Earth-sized Planets
Sunday June 18, 2017 @05:37PM Physicists Discover A Possible Break In the Standard Model of Physics
Friday June 16, 2017 @06:47PM Research Suggests Effects of Shift Work or Jet Lag On Our Body Clocks Can Be Reduced By Simply Changing Meal Times
Friday June 16, 2017 @06:02PM Watchdog Report Finds Alarming 20 Percent of Baby Food Tested Contains Lead