Slashdot Items Tagged "science"

Date / Time Story
Friday November 24, 2017 @10:52PM Lightning Can Trigger Nuclear Reactions, Creating Rare Atomic Isotopes
Friday November 24, 2017 @06:08PM Living In Nuclear Disaster Fallout Zone Would Be No Worse Than Living In London, Research Suggests
Friday November 24, 2017 @04:34PM How Coral Researchers Are Coping With the Death of Reefs
Thursday November 23, 2017 @02:31PM Why Do Left-Handers Excel at Certain Elite Sports But Not Others?
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @04:36PM Flowing Water On Mars' Surface May Just Be Rolling Sand Instead
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @04:31PM Study Finds Different Types of Alcohol Can Determine Different Moods
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @03:18PM Apple Scientists Disclose Self-Driving Car Research
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @03:10PM Night Being 'Lost' To Artificial Light
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @11:41AM Turkeys Are Twice as Big as They Were in 1960
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @06:19PM Russia Detects a Significant Radiation Spike In Mountains Close To Soviet-Era Nuclear Plant
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @04:43PM How the Sugar Industry Tried To Hide Health Effects of Its Product 50 Years Ago
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @09:27AM Flat Earther Plans To Launch Homemade Manned Rocket
Monday November 20, 2017 @05:43PM UCLA Researchers Use Solar To Create and Store Hydrogen
Monday November 20, 2017 @05:24PM Study of Recent Interstellar Asteroid Reveals Bizarre Shape
Monday November 20, 2017 @12:42AM Upsurge in Big Earthquakes Predicted for 2018
Sunday November 19, 2017 @07:34PM First Ever Anti-Aging Gene Discovered In a Secluded Amish Community
Sunday November 19, 2017 @06:27PM What They Don't Tell You About Climate Change
Sunday November 19, 2017 @04:49PM What They Don't Tell You About Climate Change
Saturday November 18, 2017 @09:26PM Scientists Develop Kill Switches In Case Bioengineered Microbes Go Rogue
Saturday November 18, 2017 @02:39PM Could a Helium-Resistant Material Usher In an Age of Nuclear Fusion?
Friday November 17, 2017 @11:27PM Study of 500,000 Teens Suggests Association Between Excessive Screen Time and Depression
Friday November 17, 2017 @06:07PM A Stable Plasma Ring Has Been Created In Open Air For the First Time Ever
Friday November 17, 2017 @05:30PM The House's Tax Bill Levies a Tax On Graduate Student Tuition Waivers
Thursday November 16, 2017 @08:05PM Stanford Trains AI To Diagnose Pneumonia Better Than a Radiologist In Just Two Months
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @08:29PM Astronomers Find An Earth-Size World Just 11 Light Years Away
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @08:11PM Researchers Analyze DNA From 'Supercentenarians' Aged 110+ To Discover Secret To Longevity
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @07:27PM League of Legends Rank Predicts IQ, Study Finds
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @01:25PM US Scientists Try 1st Gene Editing in the Body
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @01:12PM Elon Musk's 'Scientific Method'
Monday November 13, 2017 @03:58PM More Than 15,000 Scientists From 184 Countries Issue 'Warning To Humanity'
Sunday November 12, 2017 @11:29PM New Study Suggests We Don't Understand Supervolcanoes
Saturday November 11, 2017 @05:22PM Your Visual Skills Are Not Correlated To Your IQ
Saturday November 11, 2017 @12:44AM The Computer Scientist Who Prefers Voting With Paper
Friday November 10, 2017 @11:48PM How Two Scientists Accurately Predicted Global Warming in 1967
Friday November 10, 2017 @09:42PM Is Physical Law an Alien Intelligence?
Friday November 10, 2017 @06:02PM NASA Discovers Mantle Plume That's Melting Antarctica From Below
Thursday November 09, 2017 @06:14PM Human Mini-Brains Growing Inside Rat Bodies Are Starting To Integrate
Thursday November 09, 2017 @01:09PM Cities Are Scolding Countries at UN Climate Conference To Cut Emissions
Thursday November 09, 2017 @12:21PM Indian Capital Declares Emergency as Toxic Smog Thickens By the Hour
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @04:32PM Scientists Save Child's Life By Growing Him New Skin
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @05:23PM EPA Approves Release of Bacteria-Carrying Mosquitoes To 20 States
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @05:18PM 'Quark Fusion' Produces Eight Times More Energy Than Nuclear Fusion
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @05:15PM New Technology Should Be Neither Feared Nor Trusted
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @04:21PM The US Is Now the Only Country In the World To Reject the Paris Climate Deal
Monday November 06, 2017 @06:27PM Sleep Deprivation Disrupts Brain-Cell Communication, Study Finds
Monday November 06, 2017 @06:11PM US Court Grants ISPs and Search Engine Blockade of Sci-Hub
Monday November 06, 2017 @05:42PM Florida Attempts the Largest Hydraulic Restoration Project In the World To Save the Everglades
Monday November 06, 2017 @06:33AM The Disappearing American Grad Student
Saturday November 04, 2017 @07:49PM Hole In The Ozone Layer Smallest In 29 Years
Friday November 03, 2017 @07:28PM 3D Printing Doubles the Strength of Stainless Steel
Thursday November 02, 2017 @04:21PM Massive Government Report Says Climate Is Warming and Humans Are the Cause
Thursday November 02, 2017 @12:07PM 'Discovery of the Century': Mysterious Void Discovered In Egypt's Great Pyramid
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @06:24PM Scientists Have Mathematical Proof That It's Impossible To Stop Aging
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @06:06PM The Asteroid That Wiped Out Dinosaurs Plunged Earth Into Catastrophic Winter
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @05:39PM Every Other Summer Will Shatter Heat Records Within a Decade
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @05:31PM Scientists Prove Emoticons Are Not Universally Understood
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @04:19PM Can Japan Burn Flammable Ice For Energy?
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @05:10AM Can Japan And Other Countries Burn Flammable Ice To Generate Energy?
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @05:05PM MIT Researchers Trained AI To Write Horror Stories Based On 140,000 Reddit Posts
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @11:26AM New VibWrite System Uses Finger Vibrations to Authenticate Users
Monday October 30, 2017 @06:56PM Algorithm Can Identify Suicidal People Using Brain Scans
Monday October 30, 2017 @11:01AM Carbon Pollution Touched 800,000 Year Record in 2016, WMO Says
Sunday October 29, 2017 @02:28PM SLAC Uses Nobel Prize-Winning Technique To Investigate Battery Fires
Saturday October 28, 2017 @12:00AM Can Science Make Alcohol Safer?
Thursday October 26, 2017 @04:23PM Scientists Find a Better Way To Wash Pesticides Off Your Apples
Thursday October 26, 2017 @04:04PM Monsanto Attacks Scientists After Studies Show Trouble For Weedkiller Dicamba
Thursday October 26, 2017 @02:58PM Many Junior Scientists Need To Take a Hard Look at Their Job Prospects
Thursday October 26, 2017 @01:44PM New Science Suggests the Ocean Could Rise More -- and Faster -- Than We Thought
Thursday October 26, 2017 @09:09AM CERN Scientists Conclude that the Universe Should Not Exist
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @04:11PM Anti-Aging Stem Cell Treatment Proves Successful In Early Human Trials
Monday October 23, 2017 @09:44PM Bird Feeders Might Be Changing Bird Beaks
Monday October 23, 2017 @05:21PM Star Trek: Discovery Is Returning For a Second Season
Monday October 23, 2017 @04:42PM Stephen Hawking's Thesis Crashes Cambridge Site After It's Posted Online
Monday October 23, 2017 @04:12PM Chinese Scientists Create Genetically Modified Low-Fat Pigs
Saturday October 21, 2017 @12:44PM Data Science Meets Sports Gambling: How Researchers Beat the Bookies
Thursday October 19, 2017 @12:58PM Discovery of 50km Cave Raises Hopes For Human Colonisation of Moon
Thursday October 19, 2017 @12:21PM Turning the Optical Fiber Network Into a Giant Earthquake Sensor
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @05:45PM Flying Insects Have Been Disappearing Over the Past Few Decades, Study Shows
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @04:09PM Intelligent People More At Risk of Mental Illness, Study Finds
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @06:53PM Over 30,000 Published Studies Could Be Wrong Due To Contaminated Cells
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @06:20PM Peer Pressure Forced Whales and Dolphins To Evolve Big Brains Like Humans, Says Study
Monday October 16, 2017 @08:13PM Essential Is Getting Sued For Allegedly Stealing Wireless Connector Technology
Monday October 16, 2017 @04:03PM Ophelia Became a Major Hurricane Where No Storm Had Before
Monday October 16, 2017 @01:15PM Leave It To the Heat to Dull Autumn's Glory
Monday October 16, 2017 @11:47AM Astronomers Strike Gravitational Gold In Colliding Neutron Stars
Saturday October 14, 2017 @04:30PM China's Scientists Set New International Record -- For Faked Peer Reviews
Friday October 13, 2017 @05:55PM Microwave Tech Could Produce 40TB Hard Drives In the Near Future
Friday October 13, 2017 @05:08PM Magic Mushrooms 'Reboot' Brain In Depressed People, Study Suggests
Friday October 13, 2017 @03:54AM Recordings of the Sounds Heard In the Cuban US Embassy Attacks Released
Thursday October 12, 2017 @05:36PM Researcher Turns HDD Into Rudimentary Microphone
Thursday October 12, 2017 @05:31PM World's First 'Negative Emissions' Plant Has Begun Operation
Thursday October 12, 2017 @05:16PM FDA Advisers Endorse Gene Therapy To Treat Form of Blindness
Thursday October 12, 2017 @04:58PM Octopuses Show Scientists How To Hide Machines in Plain Sight
Thursday October 12, 2017 @02:11PM 'Maybe Wikipedia Readers Shouldn't Need Science Degrees To Digest Articles About Basic Topics'
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @04:42PM Scientists Discover Ring Around Dwarf Planet Haumea Beyond Neptune
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @04:01PM Evidence Suggests Updated Timeline Towards Yellowstone's Supervolcano Eruption
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @07:33PM A Giant, Mysterious Hole Has Opened Up In Antarctica
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @02:11PM 'Sooty Birds' Reveal Hidden US Air Pollution
Monday October 09, 2017 @05:57PM 'Staying Longer At Home' Was Key To Stone Age Technology Change 60,000 Years Ago
Monday October 09, 2017 @05:18PM Tokyo Preparing For Floods 'Beyond Anything We've Seen'
Monday October 09, 2017 @02:59PM Half the Universe's Missing Matter Has Just Been Finally Found
Monday October 09, 2017 @11:05AM Mondays Are the Worst, Data Science Proves
Sunday October 08, 2017 @06:24PM Carbon-Emitting Soil Could Speed Global Warming, Warns 26-Year Study
Sunday October 08, 2017 @02:57PM Microsoft Develops New Programming Language For Quantum Computers
Friday October 06, 2017 @07:36PM Publishers Take ResearchGate To Court, Seek Removal of Millions of Papers
Friday October 06, 2017 @07:20PM Neanderthal Ancestors May Be To Blame For Why You Can't Get a Tan
Friday October 06, 2017 @06:14PM Massive 70-Mile-Wide Butterfly Swarm Shows Up On Denver Radar System
Thursday October 05, 2017 @10:36PM Why Is There No Nobel Prize In Technology?
Thursday October 05, 2017 @05:13PM Over Half of New Cancer Drugs 'Show No Benefits' For Survival Or Wellbeing
Thursday October 05, 2017 @04:37PM Three-Quarters of All Honey On Earth Has Pesticides In It
Thursday October 05, 2017 @03:37PM Scientists Race To Create Synthetic Blood in the Wake of Mass Tragedies
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @04:58PM Nobel Prize In Chemistry Shared By 3 For Cryo-Electron Microscopy
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @04:28PM Rice University Adds Asphalt To Speed Lithium Metal Battery Charging By 20 Times
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @03:39PM Expert Says You're Deluding Yourself If You Think You're Productive On Six Hours of Sleep
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @09:57AM Unselfish People Are More Likely to Wind Up With Depression
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @08:45AM Dawn of Solar Age Declared as PV Beats All Other Forms of Power
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @08:40AM The Absurdity of the Nobel Prizes in Science
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @08:38PM Skipping Breakfast May Be Linked To Poor Heart Health, Study Says
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @05:01PM Nobel Prize In Physics Awarded For Discovery of Gravitational Waves
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @04:46PM More Than 80 Percent of All Net Neutrality Comments Were Sent By Bots, Researchers Say
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @04:02PM Breast Cancer Deaths Drop Nearly 40 Percent In the US
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @01:35PM Judge Recommends ISP and Search Engine Blocking of Sci-Hub in the US
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @11:40AM Breast-Cancer Death Rate Drops Almost 40 Percent, Saving 322,000 Lives, Study Says
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @09:41AM The 2017 Nobel Prize For Physics Goes To Three Scientists Who Proved Einstein Right
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @09:25AM When You Split the Brain, Do You Split the Person?
Monday October 02, 2017 @03:49PM Nobel Prize For Medicine Awarded For Insights Into Internal Biological Clock
Monday October 02, 2017 @11:00AM We're Not Living in a Computer Simulation, New Research Shows
Sunday October 01, 2017 @05:22PM Laser Light Forges Graphene Into the Third Dimension
Saturday September 30, 2017 @07:11PM Should Zambia Allow The Testing of Genetically-Modified Mosquitoes?
Friday September 29, 2017 @11:08PM Ancient Papyrus Finally Solves Egypt's 'Great Pyramid' Mystery
Friday September 29, 2017 @05:17PM Hawaii Approves Telescope On Volcano Sacred To Indigenous People
Friday September 29, 2017 @05:12PM Chip Reprograms Cells To Regenerate Damaged Tissue
Thursday September 28, 2017 @03:26PM Chinese Researchers Correct Genetic Mutation In Embryos Using Base Editing
Thursday September 28, 2017 @02:01PM 'Lost Continent' Rises Again With New Expedition
Wednesday September 27, 2017 @09:33PM A Fourth Gravitational Wave Has Been Detected
Monday September 25, 2017 @08:57AM The Shorter Your Sleep, the Shorter Your Life: the New Sleep Science
Sunday September 24, 2017 @01:28PM Can We Reduce Cow Methane Emissions By Breeding Low-Emission Cattle?
Friday September 22, 2017 @03:04PM New Antibody Attacks 99% of HIV Strains
Thursday September 21, 2017 @04:16PM Fathers Pass On Four Times As Many New Genetic Mutations As Mothers, Says Study
Thursday September 21, 2017 @03:09PM EU Paid For Report That Said Piracy Isn't Harmful -- And Tried To Hide Findings
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @05:55PM How Flying Seriously Messes With Your Mind and Body
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @04:27PM Scientists Create World's First 'Molecular Robot' Capable of Building Molecules
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @04:21PM E-Cigarettes With Nicotine Increase Your Risk of Heart Disease, Says Study
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @03:48PM Computer Science Degrees Aren't Returning On Investment For Coders, Research Finds
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @03:14PM Mathematical Formula Predicts Global Mass Extinction Event in 2100
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @03:04PM Seismologist Explains Mexico's Back-To-Back Earthquakes
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @09:14PM Consciousness Goes Deeper Than You Think
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @03:53PM Google, Bing, Yahoo Data Retention Doesn't Improve Search Quality, Study Claims
Monday September 18, 2017 @05:13PM Bacteria In Tumors Can Inactivate Common Chemotherapy Drugs, Study Suggests
Monday September 18, 2017 @04:40PM Diesel Cars Contribute To 5,000 Premature Deaths a Year In Europe, Says Study
Monday September 18, 2017 @10:38AM Kids Praised for Being Smart Are More Likely to Cheat, Study Says
Sunday September 17, 2017 @03:47PM Typing By Brain Arrives: No Surgery Necessary
Sunday September 17, 2017 @01:35PM There's a Logic To How Squirrels Bury Their Nuts
Saturday September 16, 2017 @06:56PM Chinese Scientists Are Developing A Vaccine Against Cavities
Saturday September 16, 2017 @01:34PM 2017 'Ig Nobel' Prizes Recognize Funny Research On Cats, Crocodiles, and Cheese
Friday September 15, 2017 @10:26PM Sedentary Lifestyle Study Called 'A Raging Dumpster Fire'
Friday September 15, 2017 @05:52PM Poor Diet Is a Factor In One In Five Deaths, Global Disease Study Reveals
Friday September 15, 2017 @05:25PM Mind-Altering Cat Parasite Linked To a Whole Lot of Neurological Disorders
Friday September 15, 2017 @04:26PM Mystery of Sonic Weapon Attacks At US Embassy In Cuba Deepens
Friday September 15, 2017 @11:01AM Many Machine Learning Studies Don't Actually Show Anything Meaningful, But They Spread Fear, Uncertainty, and Doubt
Friday September 15, 2017 @09:40AM Cassini's Saturn Mission Goes Out In A Blaze Of Glory
Thursday September 14, 2017 @07:49PM Researchers Find Antidepressants Increase Risk of Death
Thursday September 14, 2017 @02:21PM We're Eating Plastics From Our Own Dirty Laundry
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @04:09PM Climate Change Could Wipe Out a Third of Parasite Species, Study Finds
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @03:23PM Ford Disguised a Man As a Car Seat To Research Self-Driving
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @03:05PM Study Finds That Banning Trolls Works, To Some Degree
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @04:40PM Why Bats Crash Into Windows
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @12:32AM Boffins Fear We Might Be Running Out of Ideas
Monday September 11, 2017 @04:26PM Moving Every Half Hour Could Help Limit Effects of Sedentary Lifestyle, Says Study
Saturday September 09, 2017 @08:56PM Neural Networks Can Auto-Generate Reviews That Fool Humans
Saturday September 09, 2017 @03:18PM Can We Surpass Moore's Law With Reversible Computing?
Friday September 08, 2017 @04:34PM FDA Slams EpiPen Maker For Doing Nothing While Hundreds Failed, People Died
Friday September 08, 2017 @04:22PM El Nino's Absence Is Causing An Active Hurricane Season
Friday September 08, 2017 @02:38PM Could 'Re-Engineering' Earth Help Ease the Hurricane Threat?
Friday September 08, 2017 @12:08PM A Few Bad Scientists Are Threatening To Topple Taxonomy
Thursday September 07, 2017 @04:50PM Spinning Metal Sails Could Slash Fuel Consumption, Emissions On Cargo Ships
Thursday September 07, 2017 @03:40PM 67% of Americans Use Social Media To Get Some of their News
Thursday September 07, 2017 @02:41PM 'No Fire Risk' With New Lithium Batteries
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @06:00PM Happy Music Boosts Brain's Creativity, Study Says
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @03:20PM Plastic Fibers Found In 83 Percent of World's Tap Water, Study Reveals
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @04:30PM How One Writer Is Battling Tech-Induced Attention Disorder
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @03:17PM Hurricane Irma Reaches 185 MPH, Trailing Only Allen As Strongest Atlantic Storm On Record
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @01:40PM Binge Watching TV Makes It Less Enjoyable, Study Says
Monday September 04, 2017 @02:43PM Fish Are Eating Lots of Plastic
Monday September 04, 2017 @12:46AM Ethanol: A Lethal Injection For Tumors
Saturday September 02, 2017 @08:42PM Google Conducted Hollywood 'Interventions' To Change Look of Computer Scientists
Friday September 01, 2017 @05:36PM Germany Unveils World's Most Powerful X-Ray Laser
Friday September 01, 2017 @04:09PM Researchers Discover Enzyme That Harnesses Light To Make Hydrocarbons
Thursday August 31, 2017 @05:49PM The Oldest Known Human Remains In the Americas Have Been Found In a Mexican Cave
Thursday August 31, 2017 @05:34PM India's Workhorse Rocket Fails For the First Time In Decades
Thursday August 31, 2017 @05:05PM Stanford Study Finds New Dads In US Are Older Than Ever
Thursday August 31, 2017 @03:45PM Amazon Sold Eclipse Glasses That Cause 'Permanent Blindness,' Alleges Lawsuit
Thursday August 31, 2017 @11:43AM How NASA Kept the ISS Flying While Harvey Hit Mission Control
Thursday August 31, 2017 @08:44AM Astronomers Have Found the Stars Responsible For an Explosion Recorded By Korean Astronomers in 1437 AD