Slashdot Items Tagged "science"

Date / Time Story
Monday June 26, 2017 @04:07PM Physicists Have Created the Brightest Light Ever Recorded
Monday June 26, 2017 @03:38PM Sorry, But Anonymous Has No Evidence That NASA Has Found Alien Life
Monday June 26, 2017 @02:23PM The Mere Presence of Your Smartphone Reduces Brain Power, Study Shows
Friday June 23, 2017 @04:10PM 'Chiropractors Are Bullshit'
Thursday June 22, 2017 @05:46PM Scientists Discover How To Stop Luggage From Toppling On the Race Through the Airport
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @04:42PM Study Finds Yoga Works As Well As Physical Therapy For Back Pain
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @04:31PM Sweden Passes Bill To Become Carbon Neutral By 2045
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @04:23PM It's Too Hot For Some Planes To Fly In Phoenix
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @03:13PM 'Older Fathers Have Geekier Sons'
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @10:38AM A Third Of the Planet's Population Is Exposed To Deadly Heatwaves
Monday June 19, 2017 @07:14PM Cats May Have Been Domesticated Twice
Monday June 19, 2017 @06:38PM Scientists Declare End to Global Coral Reef Bleaching Event
Monday June 19, 2017 @03:28PM NASA Finds Evidence Of 10 New Earth-sized Planets
Sunday June 18, 2017 @05:37PM Physicists Discover A Possible Break In the Standard Model of Physics
Friday June 16, 2017 @06:47PM Research Suggests Effects of Shift Work or Jet Lag On Our Body Clocks Can Be Reduced By Simply Changing Meal Times
Friday June 16, 2017 @06:02PM Watchdog Report Finds Alarming 20 Percent of Baby Food Tested Contains Lead
Friday June 16, 2017 @02:47PM Life On Mars: Elon Musk Reveals Details of His Colonisation Vision
Friday June 16, 2017 @10:45AM Mathematical Biology Is Our Secret Weapon In the Fight Against Disease
Thursday June 15, 2017 @07:17PM The Quirky Habits of Certified Science Geniuses
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @06:24PM 11 States Sue Trump Administration's Energy Department After Weeks of No Movement On Efficiency Standards
Monday June 12, 2017 @04:25PM Wisconsin Speech Bill Might Allow Students To Challenge Science Professors
Monday June 12, 2017 @01:18PM E-cigarettes 'Potentially As Harmful As Tobacco Cigarettes'
Sunday June 11, 2017 @02:18AM Trump Announces US Withdrawal From Paris Climate Accord
Friday June 09, 2017 @03:29PM Home Blood Pressure Monitors Are Wrong 70 Percent of the Time, Says Study
Thursday June 08, 2017 @10:43AM US Pays Farmers Billions To Save The Soil. But It's Blowing Away
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @07:49PM Astronomers Prove To Einstein That Stars Can Warp Light
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @02:39PM Oldest Fossils of Homo Sapiens Found in Morocco, Altering History of Our Species
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @01:43AM Moderate Drinking Can Damage the Brain, Claim Researchers
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @07:39PM Google Maps Is Being Used To Track Air Pollution In Oakland and Other Cities
Monday June 05, 2017 @06:59PM Dozens of Recent Clinical Trials May Contain Wrong or Falsified Data, Claims Study
Monday June 05, 2017 @05:13PM Astronomers Discover Alien World Hotter Than Most Stars
Friday June 02, 2017 @05:34PM 'Instantly Rechargeable' Battery Could Change the Future of Electric Cars
Friday June 02, 2017 @04:00PM Scientists Decipher the Neural Code For Faces
Friday June 02, 2017 @12:29PM Trump Misunderstood MIT Climate Research, University Officials Say
Thursday June 01, 2017 @07:02PM Take-Two Acquires Kerbal Space Program
Thursday June 01, 2017 @04:37PM Third Gravitational Wave Detected From Black-Hole Merger 3 Billion Light Years Away
Thursday June 01, 2017 @04:04PM A NASA Spacecraft Will Head Straight For the Sun -- Farther Than Any Probe Before It
Thursday June 01, 2017 @11:10AM German Scientists Can Photograph Inside Of Buildings In 3D Using Wifi Signals
Thursday June 01, 2017 @10:33AM The US Is the Biggest Carbon Polluter in History
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @08:16PM Oregon Man Fined For Writing 'I Am An Engineer' Temporarily Wins Right To Call Himself An 'Engineer'
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @03:49PM Elon Musk Joins CEOs Calling For US To Stay in Paris Climate Deal
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @08:13AM Trump Is Pulling US Out of Paris Climate Deal: Sources
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @01:30AM DNA From Ancient Egyptian Mummies Reveals Their Ancestry
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @06:49PM Conch Shells Inspire Next Generation Helmets, Body Armor
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @05:18PM AI Could Get Smarter By Copying the Neural Structure of a Rat Brain
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @04:14PM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Choose a News Source?
Friday May 26, 2017 @06:48PM A Third of the Nation's Honeybee Colonies Died Last Year
Friday May 26, 2017 @04:55PM Two Different Studies Find Thousands of Bugs In Pacemakers, Insulin Pumps and Other Medical Devices
Thursday May 25, 2017 @07:27PM Scientists Develop Technology That Burns Natural Gas With No CO2 Emissions
Thursday May 25, 2017 @05:07PM Instagram Ranked Worst For Young People's Mental Health
Thursday May 25, 2017 @02:58PM It's Time For Academics To Take Back Control Of Research Journals
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @08:47PM 8 In 10 People Now See Climate Change As a 'Catastrophic Risk,' Says Survey
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @05:58PM Study Finds Magic Mushrooms Are the Safest Recreational Drug
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @04:06PM Airbnb Is Running Its Own Internal University To Teach Data Science
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @02:37PM Scientists Are Using Gene Editing To Create the Perfect Tomato For Your Salad
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @09:29PM Scientists Find Way To Photograph People Through Walls Using WiFi
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @05:36PM Researchers Find Dozens of Genes Associated With Measures of Intelligence
Monday May 22, 2017 @06:24PM Sperm Stored In Space Produces Healthy Baby Mice On Earth
Monday May 22, 2017 @04:49PM Remote Pacific Island Is the Most Plastic-Contaminated Spot Yet Surveyed
Monday May 22, 2017 @04:39PM Microsoft Wants To Use DNA For Cloud Data Storage
Monday May 22, 2017 @04:09PM Baking Soda Shortage Has Hospitals Frantic, Delaying Treatments and Surgeries
Monday May 22, 2017 @11:11AM 'Science Must Clean Up Its Act'
Saturday May 20, 2017 @09:00PM New Battery Technology Draws Energy Directly From The Human Body
Saturday May 20, 2017 @06:40PM New Battery Technology Draws Energy Directly From Human Body
Saturday May 20, 2017 @03:31AM Arctic Stronghold of World's Seeds Flooded After Permafrost Melts
Saturday May 20, 2017 @02:24AM Chemists May Be Zeroing In On Chemical Reactions That Sparked The First Life
Friday May 19, 2017 @05:47PM Chemists May Be Zeroing In On Chemical Reactions That Sparked the First Life
Friday May 19, 2017 @05:33PM Scientists Claim 'Cold Spot' In Space Could Offer Evidence of a Parallel Universe
Friday May 19, 2017 @09:36AM Facebook and Twitter 'Harm Young People's Mental Health'
Thursday May 18, 2017 @06:46PM Rising Seas Set To Double Coastal Flooding By 2050, Says Study
Thursday May 18, 2017 @06:32PM Researchers Create a T-Shirt That Monitors the Wearer's Breathing Rate In Real Time
Thursday May 18, 2017 @04:02PM Climate Change is Turning Antarctica Green, Say Researchers
Thursday May 18, 2017 @03:53PM Elsevier Wants $15 Million In 'Piracy' Damages From Sci-Hub and Libgen
Thursday May 18, 2017 @10:53AM Humans Accidentally Made a Space Cocoon For Ourselves Out of Radio Waves
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @05:47PM The Older the Doctor, the Higher the Patient Mortality Rate, Study Finds
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @03:42PM Where Have All the Insects Gone?
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @10:31AM Many Nations Pin Climate Hopes On China, India As Hopes For Trump Fade
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @05:42PM Scientists 3D-Print Ovaries To Allow Infertile Mice To Mate and Give Birth
Monday May 15, 2017 @05:27PM 38,000 People a Year Die Early Because of Diesel Emissions Testing Failures
Monday May 15, 2017 @02:27AM Researcher Hacks Nine Sleep-Tracking Devices To Test Their Accuracy
Sunday May 14, 2017 @03:32PM Nuclear Experts Form International 'Nuclear Crisis Group'
Sunday May 14, 2017 @02:27PM Scientists Achieve Direct Counterfactual Quantum Communication For The First Time
Friday May 12, 2017 @04:50PM Human Sense of Smell Rivals That of Dogs, Says Study
Thursday May 11, 2017 @06:09PM Germany Sets New National Record With 85 Percent of Its Electricity Sourced From Renewables
Thursday May 11, 2017 @05:43PM Apple Watch Can Detect An Abnormal Heart Rhythm With 97 Percent Accuracy, UCSF Study Says
Thursday May 11, 2017 @03:46PM 'The Traditional Lecture Is Dead'
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @08:51PM A Baffling Brain Defect Is Linked to Gut Bacteria, Scientists Say
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @02:28PM Researchers Devise New Printing Technique To Produce High-Resolution Color Images Without Using Ink
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @11:48PM The Intelligent Intersection Could Banish Traffic Lights Forever
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @04:13PM Tunnel Collapses At Nuclear Facility Once Called 'An Underground Chernobyl Waiting To Happen'
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @03:59PM The Vatican Invites World's Leading Scientists To Discuss Cosmology
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @12:21AM Chinese Startup Infervision Emerges From Stealth With An AI Tool For Diagnosing Lung Cancer
Monday May 08, 2017 @06:01PM Researchers Create Touchpads With a Can of Spray Paint
Monday May 08, 2017 @04:38PM US Life Expectancy Can Vary By 20 Years Depending On Where You Live
Monday May 08, 2017 @02:43PM EPA Dismisses Half the Scientists on Its Major Review Board
Monday May 08, 2017 @10:17AM Your Boss Is Not More Stressed Out Than You, Science Says
Friday May 05, 2017 @04:45PM Aspirin May Prevent Cancer From Spreading, New Research Shows
Friday May 05, 2017 @04:35PM UAE To Drag Iceberg From Antarctica To Solve Water Shortage Set To Last 25 Years
Thursday May 04, 2017 @04:04PM Dormant Diseases Frozen In the Ice Are Waking Up
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @04:48PM 'Exercise-In-A-Pill' Boosts Athletic Endurance By 70 Percent, Study Finds
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @08:01PM CRISPR Eliminates HIV In Live Animals
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @06:16PM 18-Year-Old Mexican Student Designs Bra That Can Detect Breast Cancer
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @05:50PM Trump Administration Rolls Back Obama-Era Nutrition Standards For School Lunches
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @04:20PM Supercomputers Assist In Search For New, Better Cancer Drugs
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @08:51AM Carbon Intensity is Falling in Industrial, Electric Power Sectors
Monday May 01, 2017 @08:16PM UK's Newest Tokamak Fusion Reactor Has Created Its First Plasma
Monday May 01, 2017 @05:27PM Computer Scientists Have Created the Most Accurate Digital Model of a Human Face
Monday May 01, 2017 @08:18AM SpaceX Successfully Launches Its First Spy Satellite
Saturday April 29, 2017 @03:16AM EPA Website Removes Climate Science Site From Public View After Two Decades
Friday April 28, 2017 @08:27PM Surgeon Plans To 'Reawaken' Cryogenically Frozen Brains, Transplant Them Into Someone Else's Skull
Friday April 28, 2017 @04:57PM Trump Order Helps Offshore Drilling, Stops Marine Sanctuary Expansion
Friday April 28, 2017 @04:26PM MIT Creates 3D-Printing Robot That Can Construct a Home Off-Grid In 14 Hours
Thursday April 27, 2017 @05:42PM DNA-Based Test Can Spot Cancer Recurrence a Year Before Conventional Scans
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @11:09PM LinkedIn Testing 1970's-Style No-CS-Degree-Required Software Apprenticeships
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @06:39PM New Study Suggests Humans Lived In North America 130,000 Years Ago
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @06:31PM Will the High-Tech Cities of the Future Be Utterly Lonely?
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @04:19PM Popular Belief That Saturated Fat Clogs Up Arteries Is a Myth, Experts Say
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @02:13PM Adidas Creates Trainers Made From Plastic Ocean Debris in Bid To End Pollution
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @05:29PM Oregon Fines Man For Writing a Complaint Email Stating 'I Am An Engineer'
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @04:35PM An Artificial Womb Successfully Grew Baby Sheep -- and Humans Could Be Next
Monday April 24, 2017 @04:59PM A Caterpillar May Lead To a 'Plastic Pollution' Solution
Monday April 24, 2017 @02:49PM The EPA Won't Be Shutting Down Its Open Data Website After All
Monday April 24, 2017 @12:56AM Aurora Enthusiasts Discover A Strange New Light In The Sky And Named It Steve
Sunday April 23, 2017 @07:08PM Scientists Consider 'Cloud Brightening' To Preserve Australia's Great Barrier Reef
Saturday April 22, 2017 @10:56PM 'Detergent' Hydroxl Molecules May Affect Methane Levels In The Atmosphere
Friday April 21, 2017 @10:26PM Can Parents Sue If Their Kid Is Born With the 'Wrong' DNA?
Friday April 21, 2017 @08:40PM Can Geoengineering Drones Fight Global Warming?
Friday April 21, 2017 @08:16PM 107 Cancer Papers Retracted Due To Peer Review Fraud
Friday April 21, 2017 @07:41PM Pioneering Researchers Track Sudden Learning 'Epiphanies'
Friday April 21, 2017 @05:47PM Britain Set For First Coal-Free Day Since Industrial Revolution
Friday April 21, 2017 @05:22PM Cycling To Work Can Cut Cancer and Heart Disease
Friday April 21, 2017 @05:16PM Light Sail Propulsion Could Reach Sirius Sooner Than Alpha Centauri
Friday April 21, 2017 @02:37PM Ocean Currents Are Sweeping Billions of Tiny Plastic Bits to the Arctic
Friday April 21, 2017 @11:47AM Louisiana's Governor Declares State Of Emergency Over Disappearing Coastline
Friday April 21, 2017 @10:16AM Diet Sodas May Be Tied To Stroke, Dementia Risk
Friday April 21, 2017 @10:00AM Inside Elon Musk's New Company Neuralink Which Aims To Fight Brain Conditions And Help Humanity Survive in the Age of AI
Thursday April 20, 2017 @05:23PM Neuroscientists Offer a Reality Check On Facebook's 'Typing By Brain' Project
Thursday April 20, 2017 @02:42PM Subway Sues Canada Network Over Claim Its Chicken Is 50 Percent Soy
Thursday April 20, 2017 @08:47AM CC'ing the Boss on Email Makes Employees Feel Less Trusted, Study Finds
Thursday April 20, 2017 @07:57AM Discovery May Help Decipher Ancient Inca String Code
Thursday April 20, 2017 @05:52AM Physicists Observe 'Negative Mass'
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @08:55PM South Indian Frog Oozes Molecule That Inexplicably Decimates Flu Viruses
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @04:51PM First Evidence For Higher State of Consciousness Found
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @01:33AM Scientists Invent Ultrasonic Dryer That Uses Sound To Dry Your Clothes
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @10:05PM Broadband Expansion Could Trigger Dangerous Surge In Space Junk
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @06:03PM Physicists Detect Whiff of New Particle At the Large Hadron Collider
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @05:17PM Salt Makes You Hungry, Not Thirsty, Study Says
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @04:53PM Researchers Discover New Species of Giant Spider
Monday April 17, 2017 @06:04PM Dingo Wins The World's Most Interesting Genome Competition
Monday April 17, 2017 @05:30PM AI Can Predict Heart Attacks More Accurately Than Doctors
Monday April 17, 2017 @04:58PM For the First Time On Record, Human-Caused Climate Change Has Rerouted an Entire River
Monday April 17, 2017 @04:46PM How the Six-Hour Workday Actually Saves Money
Monday April 17, 2017 @10:10AM The Woman Whose Phone 'Misdiagnosed HIV'
Monday April 17, 2017 @09:55AM Slashdot Asks: What's Your Favorite Sci-Fi Movie?
Sunday April 16, 2017 @05:50PM Supercomputers Help Researchers Find Two New Kinds Of Magnets
Friday April 14, 2017 @06:58PM Scientists Win $2.6 Million For Star Trek Tricorder Device
Friday April 14, 2017 @06:45PM Children As Young As 13 Attending 'Smartphone Rehab' As Concerns Grow Over Screen Time
Thursday April 13, 2017 @07:38PM New Solar-Powered Device Can Pull Water Straight From the Desert Air
Thursday April 13, 2017 @06:04PM AI Programs Exhibit Racial and Gender Biases, Research Reveals
Thursday April 13, 2017 @04:52PM Researchers Develop Master Fingerprints That Can Break Into Smartphones
Thursday April 13, 2017 @04:39PM Apple Has a Secret Team Working On Non-Invasive Diabetes Sensors
Thursday April 13, 2017 @03:57PM Nearby Ocean Worlds Could Be Best Bet For Life Beyond Earth, Says NASA
Thursday April 13, 2017 @01:18PM New Research Says Starting University Classes at 11am or Later Would Improve Learning
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @08:30PM Scientists Capture First Image of Dark Matter Web
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @08:01PM Portland Commits To 100 Percent Renewable Energy By 2050
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @07:52PM Neuroscientists Weigh In On Elon Musk's Mysterious 'Neural Lace' Company
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @05:58PM Glowing Bacteria Detect Buried Landmines
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @05:52PM US Dismantles Forensic Science Commission
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @12:36AM 25 Percent of US Driving Could Be Done By Self-Driving Cars By 2030, Study Finds
Monday April 10, 2017 @07:59PM Scientists Identify Parts of Brain Involved In Dreaming
Monday April 10, 2017 @04:42PM Large Near-Earth Astroid Will Fly Past Earth On April 19
Monday April 10, 2017 @04:36PM 'Drawable' Electronic Circuit Technology Creates Radical Possibilities For Flexible Gadgets
Monday April 10, 2017 @12:30PM There Are 19 Types Of Smile - But Only 6 Are For Happiness
Monday April 10, 2017 @10:26AM If Humble People Make the Best Leaders, Why Do We Fall for Charismatic Narcissists?
Sunday April 09, 2017 @01:34PM New 'Spray-On' Memory Could Turn Everyday Items Into Digital Storage Devices
Sunday April 09, 2017 @12:32AM Electric Vertical Take-Off Aircraft Successfully Tested By DARPA
Friday April 07, 2017 @10:52PM Belgian Scientists Inhibit Protein Responsible For Allergic Reactions
Friday April 07, 2017 @05:39PM Wolves May Be 'Re-Domesticating' Into Dogs
Friday April 07, 2017 @08:56AM Tearing Down Science's Citation Paywall, One Link at a Time
Friday April 07, 2017 @07:40AM Earth-Sized Telescope Set To Snap First Picture of a Black Hole
Thursday April 06, 2017 @04:20PM Ancient Cannibals Didn't Turn To Cannibalism Just For the Calories, Study Suggests