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Want to get a politician to listen to science? Here’s some advice

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 11:04
Experts provide tips for getting evidence-based research into Congress
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How secret, late-night experiments transformed two scientists into master cartoonists

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 01:13
Matteo Farinella and Jason McDermott explain how other scientists can unleash their inner artists
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New app reveals the hidden landscapes within Georgia O’Keeffe’s paintings

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 02:08
The technique can help analyze—and maybe save—artwork in distress
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New app reveals the hidden landscapes within Georgia O’Keefe’s paintings

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 02:08
The technique can help analyze—and maybe save—artwork in distress
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The winner of this year’s ‘Dance Your Ph.D.’ contest turned physics into art

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 12:00
Dance shows “unsociable” particles becoming “joyful” pairs
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Reality check: Can cat poop cause mental illness?

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 08:00
Science breaks down the evidence on the link between Toxoplasma gondii and mental illness
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Germany’s wolves are on the rise thanks to a surprising ally: the military

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 05:55
Training reserves provide key early habitat for returning predators
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Major medical journals don’t follow their own rules for reporting results from clinical trials

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 04:45
Systemic look across papers finds that letters pointing out problems are often rejected
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Researchers hung men on a cross and added blood in bid to prove Turin Shroud is real

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 02:04
Latest attempt to authenticate cloth—which dating tests have confirmed is a medieval fake—to be presented at forensic meeting
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How far out can we forecast the weather? Scientists have a new answer

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 09:30
Modern models reveal an upper limit of 2 weeks
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You know kilo, mega, and giga. Is the metric system ready for ronna and quecca?

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 09:00
These are some of the proposed prefixes for incredibly big and small numbers
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Physicists create a quantum refrigerator that cools with an absence of light

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 03:50
Absence of light exerts a weird cooling effect
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EPA blasted for failing to set drinking water limits for ‘forever chemicals’

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 03:30
Agency says it will begin setting standards on two compounds at end of year
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EXCLUSIVE: The first interview with Trump’s new science adviser

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 02:45
Kelvin Droegemeier starts work 2 years into administration facing many challenges
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Watch this shy plant engage in some ‘self-love’ when it can’t find any pollinators

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 02:35
New form of self-fertilization caught on video for the first time
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Seventy years ago, humans unleashed a killer virus on rabbits. Here's how they beat it

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 02:00
Same genetic changes found in rabbits on two continents, but resistance could be fleeting
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It can take a decade for species endangered by wildlife trade to get protection

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 02:00
Study identifies gap between scientific knowledge and conservation policy
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Hindu nationalists claim that ancient Indians had airplanes, stem cell technology, and the internet

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 10:55
The rapid rise of pseudoscience in the Modi era triggers ridicule and concern
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NASA picks mission to make all-sky infrared map

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 05:35
SPHEREx would test theory of cosmological inflation by mapping millions of galaxies across time
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