Slashdot Items Tagged "science"

Date / Time Story
Monday March 27, 2017 @12:19AM Researchers Discover A Surprising New Role for Lungs: Making Blood
Saturday March 25, 2017 @12:23AM Scientists Name 11 New Cloud Types
Friday March 24, 2017 @06:30PM US Scientists Launch World's Biggest Solar Geoengineering Study
Friday March 24, 2017 @06:12PM 'Moore's Law' For Carbon Would Defeat Global Warming
Friday March 24, 2017 @11:06AM Alcohol Is Good for Your Heart -- Most of the Time
Friday March 24, 2017 @01:21AM Sea Ice Extent Sinks To Record Lows At Both Poles
Thursday March 23, 2017 @06:53PM Molecule Kills Elderly Cells, Reduces Signs of Aging In Mice
Thursday March 23, 2017 @03:05PM 'New' Clouds Earn Atlas Recognition
Thursday March 23, 2017 @10:50AM Let There Be Light: Germans Switch on 'Largest Artificial Sun'
Thursday March 23, 2017 @12:52AM Mars Rover Spots Clouds Shaped By Gravity Waves
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @10:20PM Researchers Develop App That Accurately Determines Sperm Quality
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @06:22PM Japanese Company Develops a Solar Cell With Record-Breaking 26%+ Efficiency
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @02:15PM 'Extreme and Unusual' Climate Trends Continue After Record 2016
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @10:49AM No, We Probably Don't Live in a Computer Simulation, Says Physicist
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @06:56PM Satellite Navigation 'Switches Off' Parts of Brain Used For Navigation, Study Finds
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @05:11PM Spider Venom Might Protect Us From Deadly Strokes
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @04:53PM A New Definition Would Add 102 Planets To Our Solar System -- Including Pluto
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @11:47AM Norway Plans to Build the World's First Ship Tunnel
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @01:04AM John Goodenough's Colleagues Are Skeptical of His New Battery Technology
Monday March 20, 2017 @07:22PM Most Teens Who Abuse Opioids First Got Them From a Doctor
Monday March 20, 2017 @05:54PM New Technology Combines Lip Motion And Passwords For User Authentication
Monday March 20, 2017 @04:31PM Stephen Hawking Will Travel To Space
Monday March 20, 2017 @12:16PM Boston Public Schools Map Switch Aims To Amend 500 Years of Distortion
Sunday March 19, 2017 @01:07PM The First Practical Use For Quantum Computers: Chemistry
Saturday March 18, 2017 @05:00PM 1.6 Billion-Year-Old Plant Fossil Found In India
Saturday March 18, 2017 @02:51PM Tech Billionaires Invest In Linking Brains To Computers
Friday March 17, 2017 @07:41PM Physicists Find That As Clocks Get More Precise, Time Gets More Fuzzy
Friday March 17, 2017 @07:40PM Climate Shaped the Human Nose, Researchers Say
Friday March 17, 2017 @06:00PM Insurance Startup Uses Behavioral Science To Keep Customers Honest
Friday March 17, 2017 @01:39PM What If You Could Eat Chicken Without Killing a Chicken?
Friday March 17, 2017 @12:38PM Miniature Lab Begins Science Experiments in Outer Space
Friday March 17, 2017 @12:16AM Physicist Declassifies Rescued Nuclear Test Films
Thursday March 16, 2017 @07:04PM US Federal Budget Proposal Cuts Science Funding
Thursday March 16, 2017 @05:36PM Unproven Stem Cell Treatments Blind 3 Women
Thursday March 16, 2017 @04:25PM Ray Kurzweil On How We'll End Up Merging With Our Technology
Thursday March 16, 2017 @01:24AM Psychopathic CEOs Are Rife In Silicon Valley, Experts Say
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @06:48PM Australia To Ban Unvaccinated Children From Preschool
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @04:51PM Brain Aging Gene Discovered
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @12:34PM Cooling To Absolute Zero Mathematically Outlawed After a Century
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @11:55PM Parenthood Can Help You Live Longer In Older Age, Research Suggests
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @09:07PM Researchers Convert Biomass To Hydrogen Using Sunlight
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @08:45PM West African Village Weighs Using Genetically Modified Mosquitoes In Malaria Fight
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @07:13PM Most People Would Give Lab-Grown Meat a Try, New Survey Reveals
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @04:49PM Secretary of State Rex Tillerson Allegedly Used Email Alias As Exxon CEO
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @03:40PM Arctic Ice Loss Driven By Natural Swings, Not Just Mankind, Says Study
Monday March 13, 2017 @03:51PM Boaty McBoatface To Go On Its First Antarctic Mission
Monday March 13, 2017 @03:18PM It's About Time Astronauts Got Healthcare For Life
Sunday March 12, 2017 @06:56PM Millions of Smart Meters May Over-Inflate Readings by up to 600%
Saturday March 11, 2017 @05:38PM Millions of Smart Meters May Over-Inflate Readings by up to 600%
Friday March 10, 2017 @06:40PM Scientists Create 'Designer Yeast' In Major Step Toward Synthetic Life
Friday March 10, 2017 @05:23PM New Bill Would Allow Employers To Demand Genetic Testing From Workers
Thursday March 09, 2017 @11:11PM Stunning Close-up of Saturn's Moon, Pan, Reveals a Space Empanada
Thursday March 09, 2017 @07:16PM Ancient Technique Can Dramatically Improve Memory, Research Suggests
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @07:17PM Quantum Computer Learns To 'See' Trees
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @06:57PM IBM Researchers Prove It Is Possible To Store Data In a Single Atom
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @04:47PM Malta's Azure Window Collapses Into the Sea
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @04:01PM The Quest To Crystallize Time - Previously Considered Impossible, Researchers Create Time Crystals
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @07:13PM Americans Are Having Less Sex Than 20 Years Ago, Study Finds
Monday March 06, 2017 @10:02PM New Sponge Can Soak Up and Release Spilled Oil Hundreds of Times
Monday March 06, 2017 @05:52PM NASA Proposes a Magnetic Shield To Protect Mars' Atmosphere
Monday March 06, 2017 @11:45AM Pollution Responsible For a Quarter of Deaths of Young Children, Says WHO
Monday March 06, 2017 @11:31AM Social Media 'Increases Loneliness', Says Study
Sunday March 05, 2017 @01:58PM Underwater Pumped-Storage Hydroelectric Project Completes Its First Practical Test
Saturday March 04, 2017 @10:07PM Jeff Bezos and Blue Origin To Offer 'Amazon-Like' Moon Delivery By 2020
Friday March 03, 2017 @07:55PM New Research Suggests Earth's Mantle Might Be Hotter Than Anyone Expected
Friday March 03, 2017 @05:31PM Researchers Create New Form of Matter
Thursday March 02, 2017 @07:16PM Li-Ion Battery Inventor Creates Breakthrough Solid-State Battery, Holds 3X Charge
Thursday March 02, 2017 @05:00PM Researchers Store Computer OS, Short Movie On DNA
Thursday March 02, 2017 @04:19PM Scientists Have Found a Way To Rapidly Thaw Cryopreserved Tissue Without Damage
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @06:52PM New Scientific Test Finds Up To 75 Liters of Urine In Public Pools
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @05:18PM 3.77-Billion-Year-Old Fossils Found, Could be Earliest Evidence of Life On Earth
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @12:16AM Congressional Candidate Brianna Wu Claims Moon-Colonizing Companies Could Destroy Cities By Dropping Rocks
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @04:47PM DNA Test Shows Subway's 'Chicken' Only Contains 50 Percent Chicken
Monday February 27, 2017 @05:34PM WHO Issues a List of 12 Most Worrying Drug-Resistant Bacteria
Monday February 27, 2017 @05:24PM First Signs of Obesity In Some Arctic Groups Have Been Linked To Instant Noodles
Saturday February 25, 2017 @01:20PM Professors Claim Passive Cooling Breakthrough Via Plastic Film
Friday February 24, 2017 @10:06PM Scientists Teach Bees How To Play Soccer
Friday February 24, 2017 @05:07PM Fasting Diet 'Regenerates Diabetic Pancreas'
Thursday February 23, 2017 @09:42PM Life Expectancy Set To Hit 90 In South Korea, Study Predicts
Thursday February 23, 2017 @04:41PM World's Only Sample of Metallic Hydrogen Has Been Lost
Thursday February 23, 2017 @10:31AM Most Scientists 'Can't Replicate Studies By Their Peers'
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @06:15PM Owning a Cat Does Not Lead To Mental Illness, Study Finds
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @05:10PM Paralyzed Man Uses Brain Implant To Type Eight Words Per Minute
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @04:49PM NASA Scientists Propose New Definition of Planets, and Pluto Could Soon Be Back
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @04:36PM Scientists Discover a Way To Get Every Last Drop of Ketchup Out of the Bottle
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @11:00PM Studies Show Testosterone Offers Little Benefits To Aging Men
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @05:14PM The Only Thing, Historically, That's Curbed Inequality: Catastrophe
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @04:59PM Cellphones As a Fifth-Order Elaboration of Maxwell's Theory
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @03:58PM Health Apps Could Be Doing More Harm Than Good, Warn Scientists
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @03:30PM Computer Glasses Claim To Protect Eyesight Are Selling Like Hotcakes, But They Probably Aren't Useful
Monday February 20, 2017 @10:07PM New Zealand May Be the Tip of a Submerged Continent
Monday February 20, 2017 @09:52AM NASA Is Studying A Manned Trip Around The Moon On A $23 Billion Rocket
Monday February 20, 2017 @02:21AM NASA Scientist Revive 10,000-Year-Old Microorganisms
Friday February 17, 2017 @11:27PM Genetically-Modified 'Surrogate Hens' Could Lay Eggs of Rare Chicken Breeds, Scientists Say
Friday February 17, 2017 @08:48PM Juno Jupiter Probe Won't Move Into Shorter Orbit After All
Thursday February 16, 2017 @10:23PM B Vitamins Reduce Schizophrenia Symptoms, Study Finds
Thursday February 16, 2017 @09:38PM Woolly Mammoth On Verge of Resurrection, Scientists Reveal
Thursday February 16, 2017 @05:46PM Scientists Use Stem Cells To Grow Animal-Free Pork In a Lab
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @07:42PM Autism Starts Months Before Symptoms Appear, Study Shows
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @05:00PM Patent Office Rules CRISPR Patents, Potentially Worth Billions, Belong To Broad Institute
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @04:36PM Ethicists Advise Caution In Applying CRISPR Gene Editing To Humans
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @03:38PM Lost Winston Churchill Essay Reveals His Thoughts On Alien Life
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @01:37AM New Study In Mice Shows That Increasing Serotonin Affects Motivation, But Only In Certain Circumstances
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @09:00PM Iron Age Potters Accidentally Recorded the Strength of Earth's Magnetic Field
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @06:04PM Scientists Propose Plan To Re-Freeze the Arctic
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @02:07PM Around 2.2 Million Deaths in a Year in India and China From Air Pollution
Monday February 13, 2017 @04:44PM Banned Chemicals From 1970's Persist In Deepest Reaches of the Pacific Ocean, Study Shows
Monday February 13, 2017 @04:34PM 188,000 Evacuated As California's Massive Oroville Dam Threatens Catastrophic Floods
Monday February 13, 2017 @03:23PM Researchers Working on Liquid Battery That Could Last For Over 10 Years
Sunday February 12, 2017 @04:07AM Can We Pollinate Flowers With Tiny Flying Drones?
Saturday February 11, 2017 @05:11PM Four of Iceland's Main Volcanoes Are All Preparing For Eruption
Friday February 10, 2017 @10:18PM Nanorods Emit and Detect Light, Could Lead To Displays That Communicate Via Li-Fi
Friday February 10, 2017 @08:56PM Excessive Radiation Inside Fukushima Fries Clean-Up Robot
Friday February 10, 2017 @06:48PM First Gene Drive In Mammals Could Aid Vast New Zealand Eradication Plan
Friday February 10, 2017 @05:19PM Amputees Control Virtual Prosthetic Arm Using Nerve Signals
Friday February 10, 2017 @03:39AM A Guide To Friday's Comet-Eclipse-Full-Moon Triple Feature
Thursday February 09, 2017 @04:32PM Genetically Modified Salmonella Destroys Cancer By Provoking An Immune Response, Study Finds
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @08:22PM Glass From Nuclear Test Site Shows the Moon Was Born Dry
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @05:43PM Scientists Successfully Decode the Genome of Quinoa
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @07:32PM A Supermassive Black Hole Has Been Devouring a Star For a Decade
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @02:47PM A Crack in an Antarctic Ice Shelf Grew 17 Miles in the Last Two Months
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @10:47AM SpaceX Plans to Start Launching Rockets Every Two To Three Weeks
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @12:36AM Scientists Have Invented Paper That You Can Print With Light, Erase With Heat, and Reuse 80 Times
Monday February 06, 2017 @06:34PM Scientists Discover Evidence of a 'Lost Continent' Under the Indian Ocean
Sunday February 05, 2017 @03:43AM Report Finds PFAS Chemicals In One-Third of Fast Food Packaging
Sunday February 05, 2017 @12:31AM Massive Study Links IP Addresses Per Capita To GDP
Saturday February 04, 2017 @04:30AM Sweden Pledges To Cut All Greenhouse Gas Emissions By 2045
Friday February 03, 2017 @08:19PM Misophonia: Scientists Crack Why Eating Sounds Can Make People Angry
Friday February 03, 2017 @01:52PM The Purpose of Sleep? To Forget, Scientists Say
Thursday February 02, 2017 @06:51PM Mexican Surgeon Uses VR Headset To Distract Patients During Surgery
Thursday February 02, 2017 @04:45PM Researchers Develop Compact Breathalyzer That Detects the Flu
Thursday February 02, 2017 @01:37AM Scientists Marvel At 'Increasingly Non-Natural' Arctic Warmth
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @08:02PM Researchers Unveil First Ever Blueprint To Construct a Large Scale Quantum Computer
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @05:49PM Computer Lets Fully Paralyzed Patients Speak For First Time
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @01:53PM Reached Via a Mind-Reading Device, Deeply Paralyzed Patients Say They Want to Live
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @04:53PM Elon Musk Thinks We Will Have To Use AI This Way To Avoid a Catastrophic Future
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @02:00AM Why An LSD High Lasts For So Long
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @01:27AM Scientists Create Electronic Glasses That Can Automatically Focus On Whatever You're Looking At
Monday January 30, 2017 @08:09PM Oxygen From Earth's Atmosphere May Be Traveling To the Moon's Surface
Monday January 30, 2017 @08:01PM Scientists Find 'Oldest Human Ancestor' -- A Big-Mouthed Sea Creature With No Anus
Monday January 30, 2017 @07:46PM Trump's Next Immigration Move To Affect H-1B Visas; Require Tech Companies To Try To Hire Americans First: Bloomberg
Monday January 30, 2017 @10:26AM Asteroid Whizzing By Earth 6 Times Closer Than the Moon
Monday January 30, 2017 @09:44AM Bill Gates Warns Against Denying Climate Change
Sunday January 29, 2017 @07:36PM SpaceX Is Livestreaming A Hyperloop Pod Competition
Saturday January 28, 2017 @04:27PM Scientist Investigate A Brand New Form of Matter: Time Crystals
Thursday January 26, 2017 @08:05PM New, Higher Measurement of Universe's Expansion May Lead To a 'New Physics'
Thursday January 26, 2017 @05:53PM New York Approves Largest US Offshore Wind Farm Off Long Island
Thursday January 26, 2017 @05:27PM First Human-Pig 'Chimera' Created in Milestone Study
Thursday January 26, 2017 @04:08PM Scientists Finally Turn Hydrogen Into a Metal, Ending a 80-Year Quest
Thursday January 26, 2017 @01:04PM The Doomsday Clock Is Reset: Closest To Midnight Since The 1950s
Thursday January 26, 2017 @01:57AM DragonflEye Project Wants To Turn Insects Into Cyborg Drones
Thursday January 26, 2017 @01:37AM Personality Traits Are Linked To Differences In Brain Structure, Says Researchers
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @06:57PM Scientists Cure Mice of Diabetes Using Cells Grown Inside Rats
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @06:30PM Deep Learning Algorithm Diagnoses Skin Cancer As Well As Seasoned Dermatologists
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @04:42PM Nicotine Shown To Reduce Symptoms of Schizophrenia
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @10:56PM George Orwell's '1984' Tops Amazon's Bestseller List
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @08:31PM India To Send Surveyors To Find Out If Everest Shrunk From Nepal Earthquake
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @06:01PM Researchers Discover Massive Networks of Fake Twitter Accounts
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @04:59PM USDA Scrambles To Ease Concerns After Researchers Were Ordered To Stop Publishing Publicly Funded Science
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @04:29PM Scientists Create 3D Bioprinter Capable of Printing Living Human Skin
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @10:45AM China Is Splashing $168 Million To Make It Rain
Monday January 23, 2017 @11:54PM Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Acquires and Will Free Up Science Search Engine Meta
Monday January 23, 2017 @07:02PM Two-Thirds of Americans Give Priority To Developing Alternative Energy Over Fossil Fuels
Monday January 23, 2017 @05:12PM Cervical Cancer Just Got Much Deadlier -- Because Scientists Fixed a Math Error
Sunday January 22, 2017 @01:19AM Humans, Not Climate Change, Wiped Out Australian Megafauna
Saturday January 21, 2017 @02:08AM Scientists Enter Hawaii Dome In Eight-Month Mars Space Mission Study
Friday January 20, 2017 @07:46PM The Mind-Reading Gadget For Dogs That Got Funded, But Didn't Get Built
Friday January 20, 2017 @05:44PM Uber Hires Former Google Search Chief Amit Singhal As SVP of Engineering
Friday January 20, 2017 @04:56PM New Senate Bill Would Give US Grads Preference In Receiving H-1B Visas
Friday January 20, 2017 @04:21PM NASA Is Planning Mission To An Asteroid Worth $10 Quintillion
Friday January 20, 2017 @04:13PM Elite Scientists Have Told the Pentagon That AI Won't Threaten Humanity
Thursday January 19, 2017 @08:13PM Scottish Government Targets 66% Emissions Cut By 2032
Thursday January 19, 2017 @07:32PM Neuroscience Can't Explain How a Microprocessor Works
Thursday January 19, 2017 @07:49AM Sitting Too Much Ages You By 8 Years
Thursday January 19, 2017 @02:04AM How the Human Brain Decides What Is Important and What's Not
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @09:20PM China Cancels Over 100 Coal-Fired Power Plants
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @08:21PM Female Shark Learns To Reproduce Without Males After Years Alone
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @06:03PM Robotic Sleeve Mimics Muscles To Keep a Heart Beating
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @03:10PM Earth Hit Record Hot Year in 2016: NASA
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @09:43AM One in Five of Us May 'Hear' Flashes of Light
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @05:57PM AI Can Predict When Patients Will Die From Heart Failure 'With 80% Accuracy'
Monday January 16, 2017 @11:46PM Caffeine May Counter Age-Related Inflammation, Says Study
Monday January 16, 2017 @07:45PM Study Finds Link Between Profanity and Honesty
Monday January 16, 2017 @06:10PM Scientists Turn Docile Mice Into Ruthless Hunters
Monday January 16, 2017 @05:06PM NASA Astronaut Gene Cernan, Last Man To Walk On the Moon, Dies At 82
Monday January 16, 2017 @02:02AM Researchers Create A Lithium-Ion Battery With Built-In Flame Retardant
Saturday January 14, 2017 @01:14AM D-Wave Open Sources Its Quantum Computing Tool
Friday January 13, 2017 @05:28PM Congress Will Consider Proposal To Raise H-1B Minimum Wage To $100,000
Thursday January 12, 2017 @10:27PM US Puts Bumblebee On the Endangered Species List For First Time
Thursday January 12, 2017 @06:31PM Rural Americans At Higher Risk From Five Leading Causes of Death: CDC
Thursday January 12, 2017 @05:29PM CVS Announces Super Cheap Generic Alternative To EpiPen
Thursday January 12, 2017 @05:04PM Study Shows Wearable Sensors Can Tell When You Are Getting Sick
Thursday January 12, 2017 @04:13PM Europe Calls For Mandatory 'Kill Switches' On Robots
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @11:08PM Japan Researchers Warn of Fingerprint Theft From 'Peace' Sign
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @11:03PM Scientists Use Stem Cells To Regenerate the External Layer of a Human Heart
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @07:01PM Scientists Calculate the Moon To Be 4.51 Billion Years Old
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @04:16PM New Research Suggests the Appendix Has a Purpose After All
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @01:23AM Alcohol Switches the Brain Into Starvation Mode In Mice, Increasing Hunger and Appetite, Study Finds
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @07:56PM MIT Unveils New Material That's Strongest and Lightest On Earth
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @04:51PM Pentagon Successfully Tests Micro-Drone Swarm