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Why human society isn’t more—or less—violent than in the past
December 15th, 2017, 04:32 AM
Population size determines the proportion of people who die in violence
Europe’s 5000-year-old frozen man gets his own movie—but don’t expect to understand what he says
December 15th, 2017, 04:32 AM
Science chats with the filmmaker who brought Ötzi the mummy back to life
These desert spiders put sandcastle builders to shame
December 15th, 2017, 04:32 AM
Some use baskets, others use glue to move sand particles around
NIH tweaks plan to award more grants to younger researchers
December 15th, 2017, 04:32 AM
Agency will no longer set a 10-year cutoff for eligibility
Fracking’s harmful effect on babies and Afghanistan’s lost empires
December 15th, 2017, 04:32 AM
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Trump team puts controversial ‘red team’ challenge to climate science ‘on hold’
December 15th, 2017, 04:32 AM
Some within administration don’t like idea
Forty years later, Ebola survivors are still making antibodies to the lethal virus
December 14th, 2017, 04:32 AM
Study of people who lived after 1976 outbreak may provide hope for combatting the disease
Are we going too fast on driverless cars?
December 14th, 2017, 04:32 AM
Many questions remain about the impact of autonomous vehicles on our lives
People don’t trust driverless cars. Researchers are trying to change that
December 14th, 2017, 04:32 AM
Distrust is a potential obstacle to consumer acceptance of autonomous vehicles
Why some clownfish are boring
December 14th, 2017, 04:32 AM
Study suggests environment can have a significant impact on fish personality
This new material heals—not cracks—under pressure
December 14th, 2017, 04:32 AM
New transparent polymer has the potential to be used everywhere polymer glass is
Out-of-sync brain waves may explain why we get forgetful as we age
December 13th, 2017, 04:32 AM
Work suggests potential therapies for memory loss
New York City’s bars are ‘unhealthy’ for your ears
December 13th, 2017, 04:32 AM
Sound levels make such venues even worse for the hearing impaired
Spy satellites are revealing Afghanistan’s lost empires
December 13th, 2017, 04:32 AM
U.S.-Afghan partnership identifies thousands of archaeological sites, a first step toward protecting them
Would you advise Trump on science? Survey examines attitudes of U.S. researchers
December 13th, 2017, 04:32 AM
Senior research leaders struggle to define relationship with a president whose policies they oppose
Fracking linked to low-weight babies
December 13th, 2017, 04:32 AM
Mothers living near natural gas fracking wells are likelier to have small babies
Pushing cells to self-destruct combats deadly fibrosis
December 13th, 2017, 04:32 AM
Mouse study offers clues for how to selectively destroy immune cells behind the tough-to-treat condition
Ancient Asian cultures may have risen and fallen on the strength of monsoons
December 13th, 2017, 04:32 AM
Researchers reconstruct climate record back nearly 6000 years
Department of Energy broke law in blocking research funds, report says
December 12th, 2017, 04:32 AM
Congressional watchdog flags attempted $91 million cut to the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy’s current budget
Did air pollution cause a deadly Chinese landslide?
December 12th, 2017, 04:32 AM
Acid rain may have weakened rock in the 2009 Jiweishan landslide
Ancient penguins may have weighed more than 100 kilograms, been as tall as a human
December 12th, 2017, 04:32 AM
Gigantic penguins may have evolved more than once
99-million-year-old ticks sucked the blood of dinosaurs
December 12th, 2017, 04:32 AM
Samples caught in Burmese amber provide clues to the evolution of the parasites and their hosts
Saturn’s rings are a recent addition to the solar system, Cassini observations show
December 12th, 2017, 04:32 AM
Youthful rings point to a cataclysmic collision in the past few hundred million years
Emails shed light on controversial DOE request to remove ‘climate change’ from abstracts
December 12th, 2017, 04:32 AM
Officials may have been trying to protect scientists
Spongelike crystal could make it easier for natural gas–powered cars to store fuel
December 11th, 2017, 04:32 AM
Advance could make such autos a lot more practical
Skiers are putting these rare Canadian caribou on a slippery slope
December 11th, 2017, 04:32 AM
Human interlopers send animals fleeing to dangerous lower elevations
Watch rain and shadows from Saturn’s rings give the planet a funky ionosphere
December 11th, 2017, 04:32 AM
First results from Cassini’s “Grand Finale” reveal some surprises
Is there really a covert manipulation of U.N. discussions about regulating gene drives?
December 11th, 2017, 04:32 AM
Dangerous lack of transparency, critics say. Meaningless flap, say the criticized
Whales and dolphins can naturally muffle loud sounds, potentially protecting them from sonar and other dangers
December 11th, 2017, 04:32 AM
But finding needs to be confirmed in the wild
French president’s climate talent search nabs 18 foreign scientists
December 11th, 2017, 04:32 AM
Emmanuel Macron invited disgruntled researchers to apply for funding
Researcher in Swedish fraud case speaks out: ‘I’m very disappointed by my colleague’
December 8th, 2017, 04:32 AM
Data in a paper about the dangers of microplastics were fabricated, a new investigation finds
Brexit agreement would allow EU scientists to stay in United Kingdom
December 8th, 2017, 04:32 AM
Larger political deal achieves a long-standing goal of scientific community, but hard tasks lie ahead
This simple plastic mask makes ultrasound easy
December 8th, 2017, 04:32 AM
“Coded masks” cut the number of sensors in an ultrasound machine from 1000 to just one
Top stories: Old drugs find new cures and the scientists suing Trump
December 7th, 2017, 04:32 AM
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