Thursday

May 21, 2015

LHC smashes energy record with test collisions.[…]

Oldest stone tools pre-date earliest humans.[…]

Brain tumors: Millimeter by millimeter towards a better prognosis. Mapping of motor areas in the brain by magnetic stimulation.[…]

Simulations predict flat liquid. Computer simulations have predicted a new phase of matter: atomically thin two-dimensional liquid.[…]

GMO foods can pack a nutrient punch. In developing countries, genetically modified foods with added nutrients could help save hundreds of thousands of children each year, contends veteran agriculture researcher Robert Zeigler, head of the International Rice Research Institute.[…]

California Medical Association Drops Opposition To Doctor-Assisted Suicide.[…]

Presence of Animals Eases Social Anxiety in Children With Autism.[…]

Sexual Behavior of Vinegar Fly Regulated by One Simple Molecule.[…]

Why no one will ever “prove that GMOs are safe.”[…]

May 14, 2015

First fish known to regulate its own temperature.[…]

Large Hadron Collider finds long-sought signs of rare particle decays.[…]

Research on TM and Other Forms of Meditation Stinks.[…]

Major Alzheimer’s Risk Gene Opens New Pathway to Prevention.[…]

May 7, 2015

Evolution in action: Mate competition weeds out GM fish from population.[…]

Newly found microbe is close relative of complex life.[…]

Spiders Ingest Nanotubes, Then Weave Silk Reinforced with Carbon.[…]

New record! Astronomers nail down distance of about 13.1 billion light years to the earliest galaxy yet.[…]

Are You Smarter Than an 8th Grader?[…]

April 30, 2015

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Dr. Oz and Nutritional Supplements (HBO). YoutubeButton

Radiophobia: Dental x-rays can kill you!–and other sage advice from the Land of Oz.[…]

Artificial light may alter underwater ecosystems.[…]

Moffitt researchers discover new mechanism controlling cell response to DNA damage.[…]

Milky Way’s quiet life leaves it with no dark matter skeleton.[…]

Education drives the evolution of our species.