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Mini-antennas could power brain-computer interfaces, medical devices

16 hours 21 min ago
New antennas are 100 times smaller than current models
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U.S. marine seismologists fear loss of research ship

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 12:42
NSF cuts could imperil R/V Langseth
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The Germans torpedoed a ship during World War II. The wreck is now revealing secrets about submarine mudslides

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 10:34
Hulk in Gulf of Mexico has caught the eye of archeologists and geologists
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Zebrafish implanted with a cancer patient’s tumor could guide cancer treatment

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 05:11
Fish cancer “avatars” may be better than mice at revealing drugs’ effectiveness
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Smart labels could tell you when to toss food and makeup, as this video shows

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 05:00
The labels can be printed in large quantities and added to food and cosmetics packaging, the scientists say
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Umbreon or Antumbra? Can you tell the difference between eclipse terms and Pokémon lingo?

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 11:40
Astronomy terms and monster names sound surprisingly similar
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Top stories: Disappearing Zika, tricky eclipses, and the world’s oldest ice cores

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 04:00
This week’s top Science news
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Trump team nears decision on national monuments

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 01:53
Officials have already said six of 20 sites under review won't be touched
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Three times scientists learned something from solar eclipses—and three times they were tricked

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 08:00
Eclipses as far back as 150 B.C.E. have led to key scientific discoveries
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Despite its weaknesses, NSF to reiterate policy on teaching good research habits

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 04:40
Internal agency report cites problems with implementing 2007 law aimed at curbing scientific misconduct
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When will yellow fever strike Brazil again? Monkeys and mosquitoes hold clues

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 02:00
Researchers track an elusive virus in the rainforest
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Watch this new polymer defeat some supersticky sea creatures

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 02:00
Lubricant could help keep boats and underwater equipment safe from mussels
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After a coma left him blind and in a wheelchair, this undergrad invented a new way of teaching math

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 01:45
Process-driven math seeks to teach disabled students using sound, not sight
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This blind, wheelchair-bound undergrad just invented a new way of teaching math—and got an NSF grant for it

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 01:45
Process-driven math seeks to teach disabled students using sound, not sight
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Trump offers his first list of science priorities, and it’s America first

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 01:40
Guidance memo for 2019 budget marks sharp break from Obama priorities
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Maps reveal how Amazon development is closing in on isolated tribes

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 01:20
Oil and gas drilling and deforestation can lead to problematic contacts
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Scientists think they can save the European mink—by killing its ruthless rivals

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 11:00
Spanish researchers create an ecological island free of the American mink, a fierce competitor
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Missions to probe exoplanets, galaxies, and cosmic inflation vie for $250 million NASA slot

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 09:00
Three finalists compete for 2019 selection in mid-sized Explorer program
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Thousand-year-old Viking fortress reveals a technologically advanced society

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 03:02
Find adds evidence that these were a complex people
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Watch this soft robot heal like Wolverine

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 02:00
New elastomer construction techniques could make use of soft robots more widespread
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