Slashdot Items Tagged "science"

Date / Time Story
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
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'
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
Friday June 16, 2017 @02:47PM Life On Mars: Elon Musk Reveals Details of His Colonisation Vision
Friday June 16, 2017 @10:45AM Mathematical Biology Is Our Secret Weapon In the Fight Against Disease
Thursday June 15, 2017 @07:17PM The Quirky Habits of Certified Science Geniuses
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @06:24PM 11 States Sue Trump Administration's Energy Department After Weeks of No Movement On Efficiency Standards
Monday June 12, 2017 @04:25PM Wisconsin Speech Bill Might Allow Students To Challenge Science Professors
Monday June 12, 2017 @01:18PM E-cigarettes 'Potentially As Harmful As Tobacco Cigarettes'
Sunday June 11, 2017 @02:18AM Trump Announces US Withdrawal From Paris Climate Accord
Friday June 09, 2017 @03:29PM Home Blood Pressure Monitors Are Wrong 70 Percent of the Time, Says Study
Thursday June 08, 2017 @10:43AM US Pays Farmers Billions To Save The Soil. But It's Blowing Away
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @07:49PM Astronomers Prove To Einstein That Stars Can Warp Light
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @02:39PM Oldest Fossils of Homo Sapiens Found in Morocco, Altering History of Our Species
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @01:43AM Moderate Drinking Can Damage the Brain, Claim Researchers
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @07:39PM Google Maps Is Being Used To Track Air Pollution In Oakland and Other Cities
Monday June 05, 2017 @06:59PM Dozens of Recent Clinical Trials May Contain Wrong or Falsified Data, Claims Study
Monday June 05, 2017 @05:13PM Astronomers Discover Alien World Hotter Than Most Stars
Friday June 02, 2017 @05:34PM 'Instantly Rechargeable' Battery Could Change the Future of Electric Cars
Friday June 02, 2017 @04:00PM Scientists Decipher the Neural Code For Faces
Friday June 02, 2017 @12:29PM Trump Misunderstood MIT Climate Research, University Officials Say
Thursday June 01, 2017 @07:02PM Take-Two Acquires Kerbal Space Program
Thursday June 01, 2017 @04:37PM Third Gravitational Wave Detected From Black-Hole Merger 3 Billion Light Years Away
Thursday June 01, 2017 @04:04PM A NASA Spacecraft Will Head Straight For the Sun -- Farther Than Any Probe Before It
Thursday June 01, 2017 @11:10AM German Scientists Can Photograph Inside Of Buildings In 3D Using Wifi Signals
Thursday June 01, 2017 @10:33AM The US Is the Biggest Carbon Polluter in History
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @08:16PM Oregon Man Fined For Writing 'I Am An Engineer' Temporarily Wins Right To Call Himself An 'Engineer'
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @03:49PM Elon Musk Joins CEOs Calling For US To Stay in Paris Climate Deal
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @08:13AM Trump Is Pulling US Out of Paris Climate Deal: Sources
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @01:30AM DNA From Ancient Egyptian Mummies Reveals Their Ancestry
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @06:49PM Conch Shells Inspire Next Generation Helmets, Body Armor
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @05:18PM AI Could Get Smarter By Copying the Neural Structure of a Rat Brain
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @04:14PM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Choose a News Source?
Friday May 26, 2017 @06:48PM A Third of the Nation's Honeybee Colonies Died Last Year
Friday May 26, 2017 @04:55PM Two Different Studies Find Thousands of Bugs In Pacemakers, Insulin Pumps and Other Medical Devices
Thursday May 25, 2017 @07:27PM Scientists Develop Technology That Burns Natural Gas With No CO2 Emissions
Thursday May 25, 2017 @05:07PM Instagram Ranked Worst For Young People's Mental Health
Thursday May 25, 2017 @02:58PM It's Time For Academics To Take Back Control Of Research Journals
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @08:47PM 8 In 10 People Now See Climate Change As a 'Catastrophic Risk,' Says Survey
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @05:58PM Study Finds Magic Mushrooms Are the Safest Recreational Drug
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @04:06PM Airbnb Is Running Its Own Internal University To Teach Data Science
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @02:37PM Scientists Are Using Gene Editing To Create the Perfect Tomato For Your Salad
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @09:29PM Scientists Find Way To Photograph People Through Walls Using WiFi
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @05:36PM Researchers Find Dozens of Genes Associated With Measures of Intelligence
Monday May 22, 2017 @06:24PM Sperm Stored In Space Produces Healthy Baby Mice On Earth
Monday May 22, 2017 @04:49PM Remote Pacific Island Is the Most Plastic-Contaminated Spot Yet Surveyed
Monday May 22, 2017 @04:39PM Microsoft Wants To Use DNA For Cloud Data Storage
Monday May 22, 2017 @04:09PM Baking Soda Shortage Has Hospitals Frantic, Delaying Treatments and Surgeries
Monday May 22, 2017 @11:11AM 'Science Must Clean Up Its Act'
Saturday May 20, 2017 @09:00PM New Battery Technology Draws Energy Directly From The Human Body
Saturday May 20, 2017 @06:40PM New Battery Technology Draws Energy Directly From Human Body
Saturday May 20, 2017 @03:31AM Arctic Stronghold of World's Seeds Flooded After Permafrost Melts
Saturday May 20, 2017 @02:24AM Chemists May Be Zeroing In On Chemical Reactions That Sparked The First Life
Friday May 19, 2017 @05:47PM Chemists May Be Zeroing In On Chemical Reactions That Sparked the First Life
Friday May 19, 2017 @05:33PM Scientists Claim 'Cold Spot' In Space Could Offer Evidence of a Parallel Universe
Friday May 19, 2017 @09:36AM Facebook and Twitter 'Harm Young People's Mental Health'
Thursday May 18, 2017 @06:46PM Rising Seas Set To Double Coastal Flooding By 2050, Says Study
Thursday May 18, 2017 @06:32PM Researchers Create a T-Shirt That Monitors the Wearer's Breathing Rate In Real Time
Thursday May 18, 2017 @04:02PM Climate Change is Turning Antarctica Green, Say Researchers
Thursday May 18, 2017 @03:53PM Elsevier Wants $15 Million In 'Piracy' Damages From Sci-Hub and Libgen
Thursday May 18, 2017 @10:53AM Humans Accidentally Made a Space Cocoon For Ourselves Out of Radio Waves
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @05:47PM The Older the Doctor, the Higher the Patient Mortality Rate, Study Finds
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @03:42PM Where Have All the Insects Gone?
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @10:31AM Many Nations Pin Climate Hopes On China, India As Hopes For Trump Fade
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @05:42PM Scientists 3D-Print Ovaries To Allow Infertile Mice To Mate and Give Birth
Monday May 15, 2017 @05:27PM 38,000 People a Year Die Early Because of Diesel Emissions Testing Failures
Monday May 15, 2017 @02:27AM Researcher Hacks Nine Sleep-Tracking Devices To Test Their Accuracy
Sunday May 14, 2017 @03:32PM Nuclear Experts Form International 'Nuclear Crisis Group'
Sunday May 14, 2017 @02:27PM Scientists Achieve Direct Counterfactual Quantum Communication For The First Time
Friday May 12, 2017 @04:50PM Human Sense of Smell Rivals That of Dogs, Says Study
Thursday May 11, 2017 @06:09PM Germany Sets New National Record With 85 Percent of Its Electricity Sourced From Renewables
Thursday May 11, 2017 @05:43PM Apple Watch Can Detect An Abnormal Heart Rhythm With 97 Percent Accuracy, UCSF Study Says
Thursday May 11, 2017 @03:46PM 'The Traditional Lecture Is Dead'
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @08:51PM A Baffling Brain Defect Is Linked to Gut Bacteria, Scientists Say
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @02:28PM Researchers Devise New Printing Technique To Produce High-Resolution Color Images Without Using Ink
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @11:48PM The Intelligent Intersection Could Banish Traffic Lights Forever
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @04:13PM Tunnel Collapses At Nuclear Facility Once Called 'An Underground Chernobyl Waiting To Happen'
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @03:59PM The Vatican Invites World's Leading Scientists To Discuss Cosmology
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @12:21AM Chinese Startup Infervision Emerges From Stealth With An AI Tool For Diagnosing Lung Cancer
Monday May 08, 2017 @06:01PM Researchers Create Touchpads With a Can of Spray Paint
Monday May 08, 2017 @04:38PM US Life Expectancy Can Vary By 20 Years Depending On Where You Live
Monday May 08, 2017 @02:43PM EPA Dismisses Half the Scientists on Its Major Review Board
Monday May 08, 2017 @10:17AM Your Boss Is Not More Stressed Out Than You, Science Says
Friday May 05, 2017 @04:45PM Aspirin May Prevent Cancer From Spreading, New Research Shows
Friday May 05, 2017 @04:35PM UAE To Drag Iceberg From Antarctica To Solve Water Shortage Set To Last 25 Years