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How the world’s largest geode grew to half the size of a small bedroom

1 hour 27 min ago
The giant Pulpí Geode formed in hot mineral-rich water between 2 million and 60,000 years ago
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Sauropods grew big by munching ‘superfoods’ with sturdy beaks

Thu, 10/17/2019 - 12:45
Studies help show how these dinosaurs became the largest animals ever to walk Earth
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480-million-year-old trilobite ‘traffic jams’ may reveal ancient migratory behavior

Thu, 10/17/2019 - 11:00
The ancient arthropods give new meaning to the phrase “pick-up line”
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Here’s how skimping on sleep can change your appetite

Thu, 10/17/2019 - 09:00
The secret lies in the way your brain makes sense of scents
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$3 billion ballot proposition will decide fate of Texas cancer research funding agency

Thu, 10/17/2019 - 08:00
Supporters say CPRIT has been boon for research efforts and state economy
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Scientific integrity bill advances in U.S. House with bipartisan support

Thu, 10/17/2019 - 03:55
Democrats drop some provisions to gain Republican backing and improve chances of final passage
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Now retired, top U.S. environmental scientist feels free to speak her mind

Thu, 10/17/2019 - 02:25
Linda Birnbaum held the top slot at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences for 1 decade
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Fast new 3D printing method creates objects as big as an adult human

Thu, 10/17/2019 - 02:15
Printer could revolutionize car and aircraft manufacturing
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New universe of miniproteins is upending cell biology and genetics

Thu, 10/17/2019 - 02:00
Tiny proteins help power muscles and provide the toxic punch to many venoms
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Indian government tightens rules on academic collaboration with China

Thu, 10/17/2019 - 01:00
Ministries seek control over agreements amid growing rivalry between the two nations
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Putting this artificial ecosystem into drought could reveal how rainforests will cope with climate change

Wed, 10/16/2019 - 12:55
Researchers at Biosphere 2 are tracing carbon through trees and soils to monitor effects of water stress
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Want to put your dog on a raw meat diet? It could be dangerous for it, and you

Wed, 10/16/2019 - 05:20
More than 70% of raw pet food found to contain “worrisome” levels of bacteria
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‘Outlandish’ competition seeks the brain’s source of consciousness

Wed, 10/16/2019 - 01:30
$20 million project puts competing ideas to the test
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Tap-dancing for topology? Ph.D.s, it’s time again to dance your thesis in <cite>Science</cite>’s annual contest

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 08:00
Entries for the 12th annual “Dance Your Ph.D.” contest are due in January
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‘Bingo!’ In a remarkable first, humpback whales spied using their fins to scoop up fish

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 07:01
Drone footage captures the practice in action
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3000-year-old toolkit suggests skilled warriors crossed Europe to fight an epic battle

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 07:00
Rare bag of metal scraps bolsters idea of sophisticated warfare in Bronze Age Germany
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Statistically speaking, 2019 Nobel Prize lineup of 11 men and one woman was bound to happen

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 01:25
Analysis finds gender ratios due to bias against women, not underrepresentation in fields
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Underwater volcano belched explosive bubbles larger than a stadium

Mon, 10/14/2019 - 11:00
Secrets of Bogoslof’s long 2017 eruption teased out through low-frequency sound
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New wrinkle on origami turns designing folding structures into child’s play

Mon, 10/14/2019 - 11:00
Puzzle approach provides new way of designing folding robots and other devices
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Economics Nobel honors trio taking an experimental approach to fighting poverty

Mon, 10/14/2019 - 07:22
Researchers revolutionized global development work with randomized controlled trials
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