Slashdot Items Tagged "science"

Date / Time Story
Sunday June 17, 2018 @03:02AM Dutch Town Uses High-Tech Streetlights To Keep Their Bats Happy
Sunday June 17, 2018 @01:55AM Studies Find Evidence That Meditation Is Demotivating
Sunday June 17, 2018 @01:30AM Was the Stanford Prison Experiment a Sham?
Sunday June 17, 2018 @12:51AM Machine Figures Out Rubik's Cube Without Human Assistance
Friday June 15, 2018 @04:20PM Making Buildings, Cars and Planes From Materials Based on Plant Fibres
Friday June 15, 2018 @03:41PM $950 Million Large Hadron Collider Upgrade 'Could Upend Particle Physics'
Friday June 15, 2018 @03:18PM We're All Getting Dumber, Says Science
Friday June 15, 2018 @03:04PM The Most Important Study of the Mediterranean Diet Has Been Retracted
Friday June 15, 2018 @12:01PM We're All Getting Dumber - In IQ Terms - Says Science
Friday June 15, 2018 @09:16AM Stephen Hawking's Voice Beamed Into Space as His Ashes Are Interred
Thursday June 14, 2018 @12:28PM Antarctica Is Melting Three Times As Fast As a Decade Ago
Wednesday June 13, 2018 @05:36PM Nearly Half the Patents on Marine Genes Belong To Just One Company
Wednesday June 13, 2018 @03:34PM MIT's AI Uses Radio Signals To See People Through Walls
Tuesday June 12, 2018 @04:24PM Giant African Baobab Trees Die Suddenly After Thousands of Years
Monday June 11, 2018 @08:42PM Honeybees Seem To Understand the Notion of Zero, Study Finds
Monday June 11, 2018 @04:48PM A Serious New Hurdle For CRISPR: Edited Cells Might Cause Cancer, Find Two Studies
Sunday June 10, 2018 @04:26PM In the Trump Administration, Science Is Unwelcome. So Is Advice.
Thursday June 07, 2018 @07:55PM A Company Has Brought Cost Of Capturing 1 Tonne Of CO2 Down To 100 Dollars
Thursday June 07, 2018 @05:56PM Sucking CO2 From Air Is Cheaper Than Scientists Thought
Thursday June 07, 2018 @04:46AM Why a Group of Physicists Watched a Clock Tick For 14 Years Straight
Wednesday June 06, 2018 @03:20PM Hurricanes Are Moving More Slowly, Which Means More Damage
Wednesday June 06, 2018 @02:31PM Judge Orders EPA To Produce Science Behind Pruitt's Climate Claims
Wednesday June 06, 2018 @12:14PM An Average Earth Day Used To Be Less Than 19 Hours Long
Tuesday June 05, 2018 @04:36PM Scientists May Have Discovered a New Fundamental Particle: Sterile Neutrino
Monday June 04, 2018 @01:41PM Doctors Hail World First as Woman's Advanced Breast Cancer is Eradicated
Sunday June 03, 2018 @04:45PM Russian Scientists Upgrade Nuclear Battery Design To Increase Power Output
Sunday June 03, 2018 @03:03PM How Microbes Survive Clean Rooms and Contaminate Spacecraft
Friday June 01, 2018 @07:44AM Scientists Race To Find Who is Pumping a Dangerous Gas Into the Atmosphere
Thursday May 31, 2018 @10:28AM FDA Halts One of the First Human CRISPR Studies Before it Begins
Wednesday May 30, 2018 @09:20PM China Overtakes US For Healthy Lifespan, WHO Data Finds
Wednesday May 30, 2018 @07:02PM AI Better Than Dermatologists At Detecting Skin Cancer, Study Finds
Wednesday May 30, 2018 @06:25PM Great Barrier Reef Has Died Five Times In Last 30,000 Years, Study Says
Tuesday May 29, 2018 @11:49PM Sonic and Ultrasonic Attacks Damage Hard Drives and Crash OSes
Tuesday May 29, 2018 @10:48PM De Beers To Sell Diamonds Made In a Lab
Tuesday May 29, 2018 @06:10PM HoloLens Can Act As Eyes For Blind Users and Guide Them With Audio Prompts, New Research Shows
Tuesday May 29, 2018 @04:23PM Why Thousands of AI Researchers Are Boycotting the New Nature Journal
Monday May 28, 2018 @12:29PM Invisible Scum on Sea Cuts CO2 Exchange With Air 'By Up To 50%'
Sunday May 27, 2018 @11:02AM Ask Slashdot: Can a City Really Sue an Oil Company For Climate Change?
Friday May 25, 2018 @07:39PM How Canada Ended Up As An AI Superpower
Friday May 25, 2018 @04:26PM Birds Had To Relearn Flight After Meteor Wiped Out Dinosaurs, Fossil Records Suggest
Friday May 25, 2018 @01:07PM Gut Sensor Could Monitor Health -- and Beam Results to a Smartphone
Friday May 25, 2018 @10:48AM As The Planet Warms, We'll Be Having Rice With A Side Of CO2
Thursday May 24, 2018 @06:48PM Is Cockroach Milk the Ultimate Superfood?
Thursday May 24, 2018 @11:59AM Missing Climate Goals Could Cost the World $20 Trillion
Wednesday May 23, 2018 @06:37PM Money's Better Than E-Cigs Or Nicotine Gum At Helping Smokers Quit, Says Study
Wednesday May 23, 2018 @10:16AM Legend of Loch Ness Monster Will Be Tested With DNA Samples
Tuesday May 22, 2018 @07:50PM Giant Predatory Worms Are Invading France
Tuesday May 22, 2018 @12:00AM Asteroid From Another Star System Found Orbiting Wrong Way Near Jupiter
Monday May 21, 2018 @07:02PM German Test Reveals That Magnetic Fields Are Pushing the EM Drive
Monday May 21, 2018 @04:07PM Human Race Just 0.01% of All Life But Has Destroyed 83% of Wild Mammals, Study Finds
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