• By Science Daily   -   Nov 13, 2018

    PRIMATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: ANCIENT DNA REVEALS HISTORY OF MYSTERY MONKEY

    Analysis of ancient DNA of a mysterious extinct monkey named Xenothrix - which displays bizarre body characteristics very different...

  • By Science Daily   -   Nov 13, 2018

    ESCAPE RESPONSES OF CORAL REEF FISH OBEY SIMPLE BEHAVIORAL RULES

    The escape response to evade perceived threats is a fundamental behavior seen throughout the animal kingdom, and laboratory studies...

  • By Science Daily   -   Nov 13, 2018

    NEW FRAMEWORK PUSHES THE LIMITS OF HIGH-PERFORMANCE COMPUTING

    Researchers found a way to give high-performance computing data systems the flexibility to thrive with a first-of-its-kind framework...

  • By Science Daily   -   Nov 13, 2018

    SMALL MOLECULES: FROM BEAKER TO SOLVED 3D STRUCTURE IN MINUTES

    A new method for learning the structures of small molecules, such as hormones, is 'like science fiction.'

  • By Science Daily   -   Nov 13, 2018

    INSUFFICIENT SLEEP IN CHILDREN IS ASSOCIATED WITH POOR DIET, OBESITY AND MORE SCREEN TIME

    A new study conducted among more than 177,000 students suggests that insufficient sleep duration is associated with an unhealthy lifestyle...

  • By Science Daily   -   Nov 13, 2018

    MODELLING REVEALS DYNAMICS OF CLIMATE CHANGE, URBANIZATION AND HEAT-MITIGATING TECHNOLOGIES

    Researchers have completed some of the most sophisticated modeling of the effects of climate change and urban centers in the US, and...

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  • By Science Daily   -   Nov 13, 2018

    FISH'S BRAIN SIZE INFLUENCED BY HABITAT

    This is the first known study to connect habitat with varying brain size in a single lake fish population. The finding may provide...

  • By Science Daily   -   Nov 13, 2018

    ALPINE ICE SHOWS THREE-FOLD INCREASE IN ATMOSPHERIC IODINE

    Analysis of iodine trapped in Alpine ice has shown that levels of atmospheric iodine have tripled over the past century, which partially...

  • By Science Daily   -   Nov 13, 2018

    STUDY OPENS ROUTE TO ULTRA-LOW-POWER MICROCHIPS

    Researchers have developed a new way of controlling magnetism in materials, which could lead to new low-power technologies for memory,...

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  • By Science Daily   -   Nov 13, 2018

    'STRONGEST EVIDENCE YET' THAT BEING OBESE CAUSES DEPRESSION

    New research has found the strongest evidence yet that obesity causes depression, even in the absence of other health problems.

    Health
  • By Science Daily   -   Nov 13, 2018

    NEW STRATEGY DISCOVERED TOWARD POSSIBLE PREVENTION OF CANCERS TIED TO MONO

    Researchers have discovered a possible path forward in preventing the development of cancers tied to two viruses, including the virus...

  • By Science Daily   -   Nov 13, 2018

    PLANETARY BOUNDARIES FOR ANTIBIOTIC AND PESTICIDE RESISTANCE IDENTIFIED

    Researchers have now published the first estimates of antibiotic and pesticide 'planetary boundaries.' The researchers suggest that...

    Health
  • By Science Daily   -   Nov 13, 2018

    NITROGEN FIXATION IN AMBIENT CONDITIONS

    Scientists have developed a uranium-based complex that allows nitrogen fixation reactions to take place in ambient conditions. The...

  • By Science Daily   -   Nov 12, 2018

    CON­SER­VA­TION AREAS HELP BIRD­LIFE AD­APT TO CLI­MATE CHANGE

    A warming climate is pushing organisms towards the circumpolar areas and mountain peaks. A recently conducted study on changes in bird...

  • By Science Daily   -   Nov 12, 2018

    CHILDREN WITH AUTISM THRIVE IN MAINSTREAM PRE-SCHOOLS

    In a world first, breakthrough research has shown that toddlers with autism are just as capable of learning important life skills through...

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  • By Science Daily   -   Nov 12, 2018

    NEW LIGHT CAST ON FISHING THROUGHOUT HISTORY

    A new study has revealed new insights into ancient fishing throughout history, including what type of fish people were regularly eating...

  • By Science Daily   -   Nov 12, 2018

    AI CAPABLE OF OUTLINING IN A SINGLE CHART INFORMATION FROM THOUSANDS OF SCIENTIFIC PAPERS

    Scientists have developed a Computer-Aided Material Design system capable of extracting information related to fabrication processes...

  • By Science Daily   -   Nov 12, 2018

    NEW INSIGHTS INTO THE AGING BRAIN

    A group of scientists investigated why the choroid plexus contains so much more klotho than other brain regions.They showed that klotho...

  • By Science Daily   -   Nov 12, 2018

    MISUNDERSTOOD FLYING FOX COULD PROVE BAT SPECIES DEMISE, WARN SCIENTISTS

    A large fruit-eating bat native to Mauritius is the subject of controversy over the announcement of a major cull to protect the Indian...

  • By Science Daily   -   Nov 12, 2018

    ULTRA-THIN TRANSPARENT SILVER FILMS FOR SOLAR CELLS

    A new fabrication process for transparent ultra-thin silver films has been developed. The material may help build highly efficient...