Slashdot Items Tagged "science"

Date / Time Story
Thursday October 19, 2017 @01:58PM Discovery of 50km Cave Raises Hopes For Human Colonisation of Moon
Thursday October 19, 2017 @01:21PM Turning the Optical Fiber Network Into a Giant Earthquake Sensor
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @06:45PM Flying Insects Have Been Disappearing Over the Past Few Decades, Study Shows
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @05:09PM Intelligent People More At Risk of Mental Illness, Study Finds
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @07:53PM Over 30,000 Published Studies Could Be Wrong Due To Contaminated Cells
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @07:20PM Peer Pressure Forced Whales and Dolphins To Evolve Big Brains Like Humans, Says Study
Monday October 16, 2017 @09:13PM Essential Is Getting Sued For Allegedly Stealing Wireless Connector Technology
Monday October 16, 2017 @05:03PM Ophelia Became a Major Hurricane Where No Storm Had Before
Monday October 16, 2017 @02:15PM Leave It To the Heat to Dull Autumn's Glory
Monday October 16, 2017 @12:47PM Astronomers Strike Gravitational Gold In Colliding Neutron Stars
Saturday October 14, 2017 @05:30PM China's Scientists Set New International Record -- For Faked Peer Reviews
Friday October 13, 2017 @06:55PM Microwave Tech Could Produce 40TB Hard Drives In the Near Future
Friday October 13, 2017 @06:08PM Magic Mushrooms 'Reboot' Brain In Depressed People, Study Suggests
Friday October 13, 2017 @04:54AM Recordings of the Sounds Heard In the Cuban US Embassy Attacks Released
Thursday October 12, 2017 @06:36PM Researcher Turns HDD Into Rudimentary Microphone
Thursday October 12, 2017 @06:31PM World's First 'Negative Emissions' Plant Has Begun Operation
Thursday October 12, 2017 @06:16PM FDA Advisers Endorse Gene Therapy To Treat Form of Blindness
Thursday October 12, 2017 @05:58PM Octopuses Show Scientists How To Hide Machines in Plain Sight
Thursday October 12, 2017 @03:11PM 'Maybe Wikipedia Readers Shouldn't Need Science Degrees To Digest Articles About Basic Topics'
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @05:42PM Scientists Discover Ring Around Dwarf Planet Haumea Beyond Neptune
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @05:01PM Evidence Suggests Updated Timeline Towards Yellowstone's Supervolcano Eruption
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @08:33PM A Giant, Mysterious Hole Has Opened Up In Antarctica
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @03:11PM 'Sooty Birds' Reveal Hidden US Air Pollution
Monday October 09, 2017 @06:57PM 'Staying Longer At Home' Was Key To Stone Age Technology Change 60,000 Years Ago
Monday October 09, 2017 @06:18PM Tokyo Preparing For Floods 'Beyond Anything We've Seen'
Monday October 09, 2017 @03:59PM Half the Universe's Missing Matter Has Just Been Finally Found
Monday October 09, 2017 @12:05PM Mondays Are the Worst, Data Science Proves
Sunday October 08, 2017 @07:24PM Carbon-Emitting Soil Could Speed Global Warming, Warns 26-Year Study
Sunday October 08, 2017 @03:57PM Microsoft Develops New Programming Language For Quantum Computers
Friday October 06, 2017 @08:36PM Publishers Take ResearchGate To Court, Seek Removal of Millions of Papers
Friday October 06, 2017 @08:20PM Neanderthal Ancestors May Be To Blame For Why You Can't Get a Tan
Friday October 06, 2017 @07:14PM Massive 70-Mile-Wide Butterfly Swarm Shows Up On Denver Radar System
Thursday October 05, 2017 @11:36PM Why Is There No Nobel Prize In Technology?
Thursday October 05, 2017 @06:13PM Over Half of New Cancer Drugs 'Show No Benefits' For Survival Or Wellbeing
Thursday October 05, 2017 @05:37PM Three-Quarters of All Honey On Earth Has Pesticides In It
Thursday October 05, 2017 @04:37PM Scientists Race To Create Synthetic Blood in the Wake of Mass Tragedies
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @05:58PM Nobel Prize In Chemistry Shared By 3 For Cryo-Electron Microscopy
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @05:28PM Rice University Adds Asphalt To Speed Lithium Metal Battery Charging By 20 Times
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @04:39PM Expert Says You're Deluding Yourself If You Think You're Productive On Six Hours of Sleep
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @10:57AM Unselfish People Are More Likely to Wind Up With Depression
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @09:45AM Dawn of Solar Age Declared as PV Beats All Other Forms of Power
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @09:40AM The Absurdity of the Nobel Prizes in Science
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @09:38PM Skipping Breakfast May Be Linked To Poor Heart Health, Study Says
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @06:01PM Nobel Prize In Physics Awarded For Discovery of Gravitational Waves
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @05:46PM More Than 80 Percent of All Net Neutrality Comments Were Sent By Bots, Researchers Say
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @05:02PM Breast Cancer Deaths Drop Nearly 40 Percent In the US
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @02:35PM Judge Recommends ISP and Search Engine Blocking of Sci-Hub in the US
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @12:40PM Breast-Cancer Death Rate Drops Almost 40 Percent, Saving 322,000 Lives, Study Says
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @10:41AM The 2017 Nobel Prize For Physics Goes To Three Scientists Who Proved Einstein Right
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @10:25AM When You Split the Brain, Do You Split the Person?
Monday October 02, 2017 @04:49PM Nobel Prize For Medicine Awarded For Insights Into Internal Biological Clock
Monday October 02, 2017 @12:00PM We're Not Living in a Computer Simulation, New Research Shows
Sunday October 01, 2017 @06:22PM Laser Light Forges Graphene Into the Third Dimension
Saturday September 30, 2017 @08:11PM Should Zambia Allow The Testing of Genetically-Modified Mosquitoes?
Saturday September 30, 2017 @12:08AM Ancient Papyrus Finally Solves Egypt's 'Great Pyramid' Mystery
Friday September 29, 2017 @06:17PM Hawaii Approves Telescope On Volcano Sacred To Indigenous People
Friday September 29, 2017 @06:12PM Chip Reprograms Cells To Regenerate Damaged Tissue
Thursday September 28, 2017 @04:26PM Chinese Researchers Correct Genetic Mutation In Embryos Using Base Editing
Thursday September 28, 2017 @03:01PM 'Lost Continent' Rises Again With New Expedition
Wednesday September 27, 2017 @10:33PM A Fourth Gravitational Wave Has Been Detected
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