Slashdot Items Tagged "science"

Date / Time Story
Sunday May 20, 2018 @04:14PM Scientists Transfer Memory Between Snails
Sunday May 20, 2018 @03:18PM Did Octopuses Come From Outer Space?
Saturday May 19, 2018 @01:40AM Anti-GMO Activists Slow Scientists Breeding a CO2-Reducing Superplant
Friday May 18, 2018 @08:15PM In Virtual Reality, How Much Body Do You Need?
Thursday May 17, 2018 @07:36PM US Government Wants To Start Charging For Landsat, the Best Free Satellite Data On Earth
Thursday May 17, 2018 @07:25PM 'Yanny vs. Laurel' Reveals Flaws In How We Listen To Audio
Thursday May 17, 2018 @06:22PM US Births Dip To 30-Year Low
Thursday May 17, 2018 @05:55PM Kilauea Volcano Erupts On Hawaii's Big Island
Wednesday May 16, 2018 @07:07PM First Measurement of Distribution of Pressure Inside a Proton
Wednesday May 16, 2018 @06:56PM NASA Says Humans Are Causing Massive Changes In Location of Water Around the World
Wednesday May 16, 2018 @06:24PM Scientists Find Physically Demanding Jobs Are Linked To Greater Risk of Early Death
Wednesday May 16, 2018 @06:08PM A Fleet of Sailing Robots Sets Out To Quantify the Oceans
Wednesday May 16, 2018 @05:10PM California Bypasses Science To Label Coffee a Carcinogen
Monday May 14, 2018 @06:05PM California Study To Examine the Influence of a Healthy Diet On Patients
Monday May 14, 2018 @12:40PM Plastic Bag Found at the Bottom of World's Deepest Ocean Trench
Monday May 14, 2018 @03:40AM Stephen Hawking Service: Possibility of Time Travellers 'Can't Be Excluded'
Sunday May 13, 2018 @12:04PM James Harrison, Who Has Helped Save Lives of More Than 2.4 Million Australian Babies, Retires
Sunday May 13, 2018 @07:27AM Reporter Shares Experience of Visiting a Flat Earth Convention
Saturday May 12, 2018 @05:34PM AI Systems Should Debate Each Other To Prove Themselves, Says OpenAI
Saturday May 12, 2018 @12:50AM Illinois To Sue EPA For Exempting Foxconn Plant From Pollution Controls
Friday May 11, 2018 @10:28PM Scientists To Grow 'Mini-Brains' Using Neanderthal DNA
Friday May 11, 2018 @03:09PM Earth's 'Bigger, Older Cousin' Maybe Doesn't Even Exist
Friday May 11, 2018 @02:57PM 'Father of GPS' Receives the IEEE Medal of Honor
Friday May 11, 2018 @02:45PM AI Trained To Navigate Develops Brain-Like Location Tracking
Friday May 11, 2018 @06:41AM Trump White House Quietly Cancels NASA Research Verifying Greenhouse Gas Cuts
Friday May 11, 2018 @02:53AM Large Island Declared Rat-Free in Biggest Removal Success
Thursday May 10, 2018 @06:43PM 'Yes, Pluto Is a Planet'
Wednesday May 09, 2018 @11:47PM Supercomputers Are Driving a Revolution In Hurricane Forecasting
Wednesday May 09, 2018 @11:25PM One of the Milky Way's Fastest Stars Is an Invader From Another Galaxy
Wednesday May 09, 2018 @06:02PM States Turn To an Unproven Method of Execution: Nitrogen Gas
Wednesday May 09, 2018 @11:59AM Potential New Cure Found For Baldness
Wednesday May 09, 2018 @11:49AM A Stealthy Harvard Startup Wants To Reverse Aging in Dogs, and Humans Could Be Next
Tuesday May 08, 2018 @01:04AM Are Two Spaces After a Period Better Than One?
Tuesday May 08, 2018 @12:33AM Orbits of Jupiter and Venus Affect Earth's Climate, Says Study
Monday May 07, 2018 @05:14PM Ask Slashdot: Do Citizen Science Platforms Exist?
Sunday May 06, 2018 @02:19PM Alan Turing's Chemistry Hypothesis Turned Into a Desalination Filter
Sunday May 06, 2018 @01:52PM Earth's Carbon Dioxide Levels Reach Highest Point In 800,000 Years
Friday May 04, 2018 @09:01PM 'Biohacker' Who Injected Himself With DIY Herpes Treatment Found Dead
Friday May 04, 2018 @06:17PM Yale Physicists Find Signs of a Time Crystal
Friday May 04, 2018 @01:10PM 'Biology Will Be the Next Big Computing Platform'
Friday May 04, 2018 @10:36AM Can We Live Without Concrete?
Friday May 04, 2018 @12:48AM Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano Erupts, Prompting Evacuation Orders
Thursday May 03, 2018 @06:30PM Graphene Makes Concrete Twice As Strong While Reducing Carbon Emissions
Thursday May 03, 2018 @12:32PM Lightning Struck Her Home. Then Her Brain Implant Stopped Working.
Wednesday May 02, 2018 @10:55PM Hawaii To Ban Certain Sunscreens To Protect Coral Reefs
Wednesday May 02, 2018 @05:42PM The Longest Straight Path You Could Travel On Water Without Hitting Land
Monday April 30, 2018 @06:46PM Russia Launches Floating Nuclear Power Plant That's Head To the Arctic
Monday April 30, 2018 @06:23PM Calcium-Based MRI Sensor Enables More Sensitive Brain Imaging
Monday April 30, 2018 @06:03PM Russia Launches Floating Nuclear Power Plant That's Head To the Arctic
Monday April 30, 2018 @04:22PM AI Researchers Revolt Against a New Paywalled Nature Journal
Monday April 30, 2018 @01:22PM Pristine Lakes Are Filled With Toxins
Sunday April 29, 2018 @02:58PM Great Barrier Reef Gets $379 Million Boost After Coral Dies Off
Saturday April 28, 2018 @06:24PM Can A New HIV Drug Kill The Virus That Causes AIDS?
Saturday April 28, 2018 @05:57PM Can We Fight Climate Change With Carbon-Absorbing Rocks?
Saturday April 28, 2018 @03:44PM Scientists Confirmed a New DNA Structure Inside Human Cells
Friday April 27, 2018 @07:05PM Blue Light Like That From Smartphones Linked To Some Cancers, Study Finds
Friday April 27, 2018 @04:40PM EU Votes To Ban Bee-Harming Pesticides
Friday April 27, 2018 @04:26PM In First, Doctors Treat Rare Genetic Disorder With an Injection In Utero
Thursday April 26, 2018 @08:03PM Einstein's 'Spooky Action' Has Been Demonstrated On a Massive Scale For the First Time
Thursday April 26, 2018 @11:35AM Researchers Are Keeping Pig Brains Alive Outside the Body
Wednesday April 25, 2018 @05:24PM ESA Releases Largest Star Map Ever Online
Wednesday April 25, 2018 @12:22AM Scientists Discover That Uranus Smells Like Rotten Eggs
Tuesday April 24, 2018 @07:39PM EPA Proposes Limits To Science Used In Rulemaking
Tuesday April 24, 2018 @10:10AM Scientists Plan Huge European AI Hub To Compete With US
Monday April 23, 2018 @07:15PM Cow Could Soon Be Largest Land Mammal Left Due To Human Activity, Says Study
Monday April 23, 2018 @02:57PM Was There a Civilization On Earth Before Humans?
Monday April 23, 2018 @12:20PM MIT Researchers Developed a 'System For Dream Control'
Friday April 20, 2018 @10:00PM 'Sea Nomads' Are First Known Humans Genetically Adapted To Diving
Friday April 20, 2018 @02:28PM No One Knows How Long the US Coastline Is
Friday April 20, 2018 @11:14AM AI Helps Grow 6 Billion Roaches at China's Largest Breeding Site
Thursday April 19, 2018 @06:45PM Since 2016, Half of All Coral In the Great Barrier Reef Has Died
Thursday April 19, 2018 @01:45PM Pasta Is Good For You, Say Scientists Funded By Big Pasta
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @04:01PM MIT Discovers Way To Mass-Produce Graphene In Large Sheets
Tuesday April 17, 2018 @06:12PM FDA Approves First Contact Lenses That Turn Dark In Bright Sunlight
Tuesday April 17, 2018 @05:16PM More Than 95% of World's Population Breathing Unhealthy Air, Says New Report
Tuesday April 17, 2018 @03:01PM NASA's Got a Plan For a 'Galactic Positioning System' To Save Astronauts Lost in Space
Tuesday April 17, 2018 @01:22PM Diamonds in Sudan Meteorite 'Are Remnants of Lost Planet'
Monday April 16, 2018 @04:31PM Scientists Accidentally Create Mutant Enzyme That Eats Plastic Bottles
Sunday April 15, 2018 @02:26PM The Scientific Paper Is Obsolete
Saturday April 14, 2018 @01:30AM Researchers Find Genetic Cause For Alzheimer's, Possible Method To Reverse It
Friday April 13, 2018 @07:34PM Ocean Current That Keeps Europe Warm Is Weakening Because of Climate Change
Thursday April 12, 2018 @02:02PM XPRIZE Projects Aim To Convert CO2 Emissions, But Skepticism Remains
Thursday April 12, 2018 @01:27PM Researchers Devise a Way To Generate Provably Random Numbers Using Quantum Mechanics
Thursday April 12, 2018 @10:27AM Late To Bed, Early To Die? Night Owls May Die Sooner
Wednesday April 11, 2018 @07:59PM FDA Approves AI-Powered Software To Detect Diabetic Retinopathy
Wednesday April 11, 2018 @05:01PM The Personality Traits That Put You At Risk For Smartphone Addiction
Tuesday April 10, 2018 @07:32PM Eating World's Hottest Pepper Sparks Brain Disorder, Thunderclap Headaches
Saturday April 07, 2018 @08:42PM One-Degree Rise In Temperature Causes Ripple Effect In World's Largest High Arctic Lake
Saturday April 07, 2018 @07:49PM Scientists Discover That Puffin Beaks Are Fluorescent
Saturday April 07, 2018 @02:56PM Did Harvard Scientists Predict The End of the Universe?
Saturday April 07, 2018 @02:26PM New Theory Suggests Dinosaurs Were Already Dying When Asteroid Hit
Friday April 06, 2018 @10:43PM Scientists Modify A 3D Printer To Print All-Liquid Structures
Friday April 06, 2018 @05:08PM Hot-Air Dryers Suck In Nasty Bathroom Bacteria, Shoot Them At Your Hands
Friday April 06, 2018 @02:05PM Researchers Develop Device That Can 'Hear' Your Internal Voice
Thursday April 05, 2018 @05:12PM Canada Has Pulled Off a Brain Heist
Thursday April 05, 2018 @02:55PM Humans Produce New Brain Cells Throughout Their Lives, Say Researchers
Thursday April 05, 2018 @10:20AM Scientists Harvest First Vegetables in Antarctic Greenhouse
Wednesday April 04, 2018 @01:35PM Drug-Resistant 'Nightmare Bacteria' Pose Growing Threat
Tuesday April 03, 2018 @05:53PM MIT Severs Ties To Company Promoting Fatal Brain Uploading
Monday April 02, 2018 @05:48PM SpaceX Completes Its Seventh Successful Mission of 2018 With Launch of CRS-14
Monday April 02, 2018 @01:23PM Large Crack in East African Rift is Evidence of Continent Splitting in Two
Monday April 02, 2018 @01:29AM Chinese Space Station Burns Up On Re-entry in South Pacific
Sunday April 01, 2018 @05:19PM CRISPR-Altered Plants Are Not Going To Be Regulated (For Now)
Sunday April 01, 2018 @06:42AM Interviews: Ask a Question To Christine Peterson, the Nanotech Expert Who Coined the Term 'Open Source'
Saturday March 31, 2018 @02:10PM Should We Revive Extinct Species?
Saturday March 31, 2018 @01:44AM Was The Florida Pedestrian Bridge Collapse Triggered By Post-Tensioning?
Friday March 30, 2018 @09:11PM AI Predicts Your Lifespan Using Activity Tracking Apps
Friday March 30, 2018 @03:43PM EPA Prepares To Roll Back Rules Requiring Cars To Be Cleaner and More Efficient
Friday March 30, 2018 @03:27PM AI Tool, Which Has Digested Nearly Every Reaction Ever Performed, Can Invent New Ways To Create Complex Molecules
Friday March 30, 2018 @09:41AM Poor Grades Tied To Class Times That Don't Match Our Biological Clocks
Thursday March 29, 2018 @10:25PM An Up-Close Look At the Parker Solar Probe -- the Spacecraft That Will Skim the Sun's Surface
Thursday March 29, 2018 @10:07PM Scientists Explain the Sound of Knuckle Cracking
Thursday March 29, 2018 @04:09PM X-ray 'Ghost Images' Could Cut Radiation Doses
Thursday March 29, 2018 @10:02AM China, in Search of Water, is Building a Rain-Making Network Three Times the Size of Spain
Thursday March 29, 2018 @12:40AM Consumer Genetic Tests May Have a Lot of False Positives
Wednesday March 28, 2018 @08:20PM Galaxy Without Any Dark Matter Baffles Astronomers
Wednesday March 28, 2018 @07:02PM New Deep-Learning Software Knows How To Make Desired Organic Molecules
Tuesday March 27, 2018 @03:10PM Meet the Interstitium, the Largest Organ We Never Knew We Had
Monday March 26, 2018 @08:11PM Wind and Solar Can Power Most of the United States, Says Study
Monday March 26, 2018 @04:48PM More Than 75 Percent of Earth's Land Areas Are 'Broken,' Major Report Finds
Sunday March 25, 2018 @02:57PM Flat-Earther's Steam-Powered Rocket Lofts Him 1,875 Feet Up Into Mojave Desert
Sunday March 25, 2018 @02:50PM Ask Slashdot: Can FOSS Help In the Fight Against Climate Change?
Sunday March 25, 2018 @04:15AM Breakthrough Study Reveals How LSD Dissolves a Person's Sense of Self
Friday March 23, 2018 @10:55PM Can We Fight Drug-Resistant Bacteria With Non-Antibiotic Drugs?
Friday March 23, 2018 @08:47PM Hilarious (and Terrifying?) Ways Algorithms Have Outsmarted Their Creators
Friday March 23, 2018 @08:17PM British Scientists Develop Wearable MRI Scanner
Friday March 23, 2018 @04:30PM Ask Slashdot: Is Beaming Down In Star Trek a Death Sentence?
Thursday March 22, 2018 @07:48PM SpaceX Launch Last Year Punched Huge, Temporary Hole In the Ionosphere
Thursday March 22, 2018 @07:33PM World's Largest Animal Study On Cell Tower Radiation Confirms Cancer Link
Thursday March 22, 2018 @04:11PM Researchers Finally Solve Mystery of 'Alien' Skeleton
Tuesday March 20, 2018 @06:04PM Did Stephen Hawking Owe a Nobel Physicist a Subscription To a Softcore Porn Magazine?
Tuesday March 20, 2018 @05:19PM Patients Regain Sight After Groundbreaking Trial
Tuesday March 20, 2018 @04:48PM Machine Learning Spots Treasure Trove of Elusive Viruses
Tuesday March 20, 2018 @04:11PM How a Virus Spreads Through an Airplane Cabin
Monday March 19, 2018 @07:38PM AI Can Diagnose Prostate Cancer As Well As a Pathologist
Monday March 19, 2018 @06:08PM Lead Exposure Kills Hundreds of Thousands of Adults Every Year in the US, Study Finds
Monday March 19, 2018 @03:40AM How Einstein Lost His Bearings, and With Them, General Relativity
Sunday March 18, 2018 @05:46PM Are Research Papers Less Accurate and Truthful Than in the Past?
Sunday March 18, 2018 @04:07PM Once Written Off for Dead, the Aral Sea Is Now Full of Life
Friday March 16, 2018 @11:56PM Can Problems From Climate Change Be Addressed With Science?
Friday March 16, 2018 @11:41PM The Ordinary Engineering Behind the Horrifying Florida Bridge Collapse
Friday March 16, 2018 @10:52PM Researchers Claim They Can Predict Where Lightning Is Likely To Strike
Friday March 16, 2018 @12:01AM Microplastics Found In 93 Percent of Bottled Water Tested In Global Study
Thursday March 15, 2018 @11:49PM No, Space Did Not Permanently Alter 7 Percent of Scott Kelly's DNA
Thursday March 15, 2018 @06:17PM Planting GMOs Kills So Many Bugs That It Helps Non-GMO Crops
Thursday March 15, 2018 @05:28PM Daily Dose of Violent Video Games Causes 'No Significant Changes' In Behavior, Study Finds
Thursday March 15, 2018 @12:47AM All Disk Galaxies Rotate Once Every Billion Years
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @04:42PM Air Pollution is Bad For Productivity, Even in Office Jobs
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @04:32PM Scientists Create a Way For People With Amputations To Feel Their Prosthetics
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @03:34PM A Brief History of Stephen Hawking
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @01:23PM Microsoft Announces Breakthrough In Chinese-To-English Machine Translation
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @01:05PM SEC Charges Theranos, CEO Elizabeth Holmes With 'Massive Fraud'