Slashdot Items Tagged "science"

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Monday October 24, 2016 @03:45PM Harvard Researchers Print World's First Heart-On-A-Chip
Monday October 24, 2016 @02:13PM Climate Change Could Cross Key Threshold in a Decade, Scientists Say
Monday October 24, 2016 @01:16PM Internet is Becoming Unreadable Because of a Trend Towards Lighter, Thinner Fonts
Monday October 24, 2016 @10:01AM Elon Musk's Mars Colony Would Have a Horde of Mining Robots
Sunday October 23, 2016 @02:24PM Researchers Predict Next-Gen Batteries Will Last 10 Times Longer
Saturday October 22, 2016 @11:10PM A British Supercomputer Can Predict Winter Weather a Year In Advance
Saturday October 22, 2016 @09:20PM Quantum Researchers Achieve 10-Fold Boost In Superposition Stability
Friday October 21, 2016 @05:56PM Chemical-Releasing Bike Lock Causes Vomiting To Deter Thieves
Friday October 21, 2016 @04:14PM Russians Seek Answers To Central Moscow GPS Anomaly
Friday October 21, 2016 @03:18PM Schiaparelli Mars Lander May Have Exploded On Impact, European Agency Says
Friday October 21, 2016 @02:39PM Stephen Hawking: AI Will Be Either the Best or the Worst Thing To Humanity
Friday October 21, 2016 @12:10AM Nurses In Australia Face Punishment For Promoting Anti-Vaccination Messages Via Social Media
Thursday October 20, 2016 @11:47PM Facebook Bans Animated Breast Cancer Awareness Video Showing Circle-Shaped Breasts
Thursday October 20, 2016 @06:55PM Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Thinks Space Can Be the New Internet
Thursday October 20, 2016 @05:30PM First New US Nuclear Reactor In 20 Years Goes Live
Thursday October 20, 2016 @10:57AM Stanford Researchers Release Virtual-Reality Simulation That Transports Users To Ocean of the Future
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @10:06AM DNA Testing For Jobs May Be On Its Way, Warns Gartner
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @06:27PM Why Your Devices Are Probably Eroding Your Productivity
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @04:15PM Half of American Adults Are In a Face-Recognition Database
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @03:04PM CO2 To Ethanol In One Step With Cheap Catalyst
Monday October 17, 2016 @05:21PM Venus May Have Been the First Habitable Planet In Our Solar System, Study Suggests
Monday October 17, 2016 @11:30AM Google's AI Can Now Learn From Its Own Memory Independently
Saturday October 15, 2016 @08:48PM Greenland Is Very Mad About the Toxic Waste the US Left Buried Under Its Ice
Saturday October 15, 2016 @02:26AM NASA Has No Plans To Buy More Soyuz Seats
Friday October 14, 2016 @06:25PM Smartphones Are 'Contaminating' Family Life, Study Suggests
Friday October 14, 2016 @05:57PM Scientific Breakthrough Increases Plant Yields By One Third
Friday October 14, 2016 @12:58PM Images Show Further Damage To Great Barrier Reef, But Scientists Assure It's Not Dead
Thursday October 13, 2016 @07:06PM Google Creates AI Program That Uses Reasoning To Navigate the London Tube
Thursday October 13, 2016 @10:45AM Soylent Halts Sale of Bars; Investigation Into Illnesses Continues
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @07:59PM Scientists Unveil Plans For First Space Nation 'Asgardia,' Open Citizenship Applications
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @07:34PM Doctors Perform Better Than Internet Or App-Based Symptoms Checkers, Says Study
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @03:21PM Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 Recall Is an Environmental Travesty
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @10:02PM Baby Boomers Don't Have a Stronger Work Ethic Than Later Generations, Says Study
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @05:10PM Pokemon Go Could Add 2.83 Million Years To Users' Lives, Says Study
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @05:01PM NASA To Allow Private Companies To Hook Up Modules To ISS
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @10:16AM Barack Obama: America Will Take the Giant Leap To Mars, To Send People There by the 2030s
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @05:53AM WikiLeaks Publishes Cryptic UFO Emails Sent To Clinton Campaign From Former Blink 182 Singer
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @01:22AM 'Space Brain': Mars Explorers May Risk Neural Damage, Study Finds
Monday October 10, 2016 @07:00PM Climate Change Doubled the Size of Forest Fires In Western US, Says Study
Saturday October 08, 2016 @01:44AM Can We Really Stop Climate Change By 'Capturing' Carbon?
Friday October 07, 2016 @09:41PM Teens' Penchant For Risk-Taking May Help Them Learn Faster, Says Study
Friday October 07, 2016 @07:50PM Poland Builds a Solar-Powered Bike Path That Glows Blue At Night
Friday October 07, 2016 @05:38PM Law-Defying Transistor Smashes Industry 'Limit', Measures Just 1nm
Thursday October 06, 2016 @08:33PM Kennedy Space Center Braces For Hurricane Matthew
Thursday October 06, 2016 @07:48PM Apes Can Guess What Others Are Thinking -- Just Like Humans, Study Finds
Thursday October 06, 2016 @12:30PM Bigfoot Spotted Sneaking Around Below Bald Eagle Nest, Multiple Outlets Report
Thursday October 06, 2016 @09:52AM Tech Billionaires Are Asking Scientists For Help To Break Humans Out of Computer Simulation
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @11:49PM 'Nano-Machines' Win European Trio Chemistry Nobel Prize
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @11:21PM Theranos To Shut Down Its Blood-Testing Facilities, Shrink Workforce By 40%
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @05:54PM New Study Suggests There's a Limit To How Long People Can Live
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @04:29PM There's Even More Evidence That Fitness Trackers Don't Work
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @07:39PM 'Great Pacific Garbage Patch' Far Bigger Than Imagined, Aerial Survey Shows
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @04:59PM British Trio Wins Nobel Prize In Physics For Study of Exotic Matter
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @02:57AM Researchers Restore the First Recording of Computer-Generated Music
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @12:42AM Yoshinori Ohsumi of Japan Wins Nobel Prize In Medicine For Study of Cell Recycling
Monday October 03, 2016 @04:59PM Researchers Develop System To Send Passwords, Keys Through Users' Bodies
Monday October 03, 2016 @04:13PM Sandpoint Town Square Home To First Public Solar Roadways Panel Installation
Saturday October 01, 2016 @07:36PM Scientists Identify Another Source of Dangerous Greenhouse Gases: Reservoirs
Saturday October 01, 2016 @02:59PM Revolutionary Ion Thruster To Be Tested On International Space Station
Saturday October 01, 2016 @02:19AM Implication of Sabotage Adds Intrigue To SpaceX Investigation
Friday September 30, 2016 @07:26PM Print-On-Demand Bone Could Quickly Mend Major Injuries
Friday September 30, 2016 @05:09PM Rosetta's 12-Year Mission Ends With Landing On Comet
Friday September 30, 2016 @05:02PM Feds Go After Mylan For Scamming Medicaid Out of Millions On EpiPen Pricing
Friday September 30, 2016 @04:53PM Slashdot Asks: Would You Spend 24 Hours Offline Every Week?
Friday September 30, 2016 @11:38AM The Smog-Sucking Tower Has Arrived in China
Thursday September 29, 2016 @08:16PM Rosetta Spacecraft Prepares To Land On Comet, Solve Lingering Mysteries
Thursday September 29, 2016 @08:06PM The Psychological Reasons Behind Risky Password Practices
Thursday September 29, 2016 @07:14PM The Americas Are Now Officially 'Measles-Free'
Thursday September 29, 2016 @12:59AM The UK's Largest Sperm Bank Is Now An App
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @06:16PM 92% of the World's Population Exposed To Unsafe Levels of Air Pollution: WHO
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @05:05PM D-Wave's 2,000-Qubit Quantum Annealing Computer Now 1,000x Faster Than Previous Generation
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @11:40AM Elon Musk: First Humans Who Journey To Mars Must 'Be Prepared To Die'
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @07:07PM Aetna To Provide Apple Watch To 50,000 Employees, Subsidize Cost For Customers
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @05:13PM Elon Musk Proposes Spaceship That Can Send 100 People To Mars In 80 Days
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @04:26PM Google's New Translation Software Powered By Brainlike Artificial Intelligence
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @01:48PM World's First Baby Born With New '3 Parent' Technique
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @12:50AM Jupiter's Moon Europa May Have Water Plumes That Rise Up About 125 Miles
Monday September 26, 2016 @08:15PM Study: Earth Is At Its Warmest In 120,000 Years
Monday September 26, 2016 @05:47PM Roller Coasters Could Help People Pass Kidney Stones, Says Study
Monday September 26, 2016 @05:28PM Researcher Modifies Sieve of Eratosthenes To Work With Less Physical Memory Space
Monday September 26, 2016 @04:06PM SpaceX Tests Its Raptor Engine For Future Mars Flights
Sunday September 25, 2016 @03:30PM Scientists Study How Non-Scientists Deny Climate Change
Sunday September 25, 2016 @01:01AM The Ig Nobel Awards Celebrate Their 26th First Annual Awards Ceremony
Saturday September 24, 2016 @01:12PM US Panel Extends Nuclear Power Tax Credit
Saturday September 24, 2016 @12:05PM Poor Scientific Research Is Disproportionately Rewarded
Friday September 23, 2016 @06:36PM From Bicycles To Washing Machines: Sweden To Give Tax Breaks For Repairs
Friday September 23, 2016 @05:49PM Our Atmosphere Is Leaking Oxygen and Scientists Don't Know Why
Thursday September 22, 2016 @08:51PM Senate Panel Authorizes Money For Mission To Mars
Thursday September 22, 2016 @06:55PM Computers Decipher Burnt Scroll Found In Ancient Holy Ark
Thursday September 22, 2016 @04:23PM Stephen Hawking Wants To Find Aliens Before They Find Us
Thursday September 22, 2016 @12:58AM Scientists Discover That Horses Can Use Symbols To Talk To Us
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @06:27PM Smoking Permanently Damages Your DNA, Study Finds
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @04:51PM Stop Piracy? Legal Alternatives Beat Legal Threats, Research Shows
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @04:26PM Nokia Says It Can Deliver Internet 1,000x Faster Than Google Fiber
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @03:58PM Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan Announce $3 Billion Initiative To 'Cure All Diseases'
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @08:31PM Wildfire at Vandenberg Air Force Base Threatens ULA, SpaceX Launches
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @07:16PM Activity Trackers May Undermine Weight Loss Efforts, Says Study
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @06:53PM Apple Patents a Paper Bag
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @06:24PM MIT Scientists Use Radio Waves To Sense Human Emotions
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @06:02PM Quantum Teleportation Achieved Over 7km of Cable
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @05:11PM Microsoft Will 'Solve' Cancer Within The Next 10 Years By Treating It Like A Computer Virus, Says Company
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @04:48PM A Shocking Amount of E-Waste Recycling Is a Complete Sham
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @11:22AM Kindergarteners Today Get Little Time To Play, and It's Stunting Their Development
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @10:51AM China Confirms Its Space Station Is Falling Back to Earth
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @10:26AM When Blind People Do Algebra, the Brain's Visual Areas Light Up
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @01:05AM Hackers Offer a DIY Alternative To The $600 EpiPen
Monday September 19, 2016 @07:49PM NASA: Arctic Sea Ice 2nd-Lowest On Record
Monday September 19, 2016 @05:22PM UK Standards Body Issues Official Guidance On Robot Ethics
Sunday September 18, 2016 @06:07PM Oldest-Ever Proteins Extracted From 3.8-Million-Year-Old Ostrich Shells
Saturday September 17, 2016 @12:44AM Pluto Is Emitting X-Rays
Friday September 16, 2016 @11:01PM iPhone 7 Home Button Now Requires Skin Contact To Work
Friday September 16, 2016 @08:53PM GM Commits To 100% Renewable Energy By 2050
Friday September 16, 2016 @07:45PM How Cities Are Using Dry Ice To Kill Rats
Friday September 16, 2016 @07:33PM 'Government Abuse' of the Internet Makes Some People More Equal Than Others, Says Study
Thursday September 15, 2016 @09:53PM 28 Years A Smeghead: Red Dwarf Is Coming Back
Thursday September 15, 2016 @08:26PM Religion In US 'Worth More Than Google and Apple Combined'
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @10:50PM The Sixth Mass Extinction Will Hit The Biggest Animals The Hardest, Says Stanford Study
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @04:51PM Bank of America Analysts Say There's A 50% Chance We Live In The Matrix
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @04:08PM Hacker George Hotz Unveils $999 Self-Driving Add-On
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @05:20PM World Anti-Doping Agency Says It Was Hacked By Russia
Monday September 12, 2016 @07:56PM MIT Invented A Camera That Can Read Closed Books
Monday September 12, 2016 @06:52PM Sugar Industry Bought Off Scientists, Skewed Dietary Guidelines For Decades
Monday September 12, 2016 @04:57PM The Moon's Gravitational Pull Can Trigger Major Earthquakes, Says Study
Sunday September 11, 2016 @04:22PM Dolphins Recorded Having a Conversation For The First Time
Sunday September 11, 2016 @04:40AM CureCoin Cryptocurrency Enters Third Year of Helping Disease Researchers
Sunday September 11, 2016 @03:07AM DNA Confirms Cause of 1665 London's Great Plague
Saturday September 10, 2016 @06:36PM China's Expensive Super Particle Collider Jeopardized By Criticism
Friday September 09, 2016 @06:32PM New Research Reveals Hundreds of Undiscovered Black Holes
Friday September 09, 2016 @06:05PM 10 Percent of the World's Wilderness Has Been Lost Since 1990s
Friday September 09, 2016 @04:51PM Video Shows How Bacteria Invade Antibiotics And Transform Into Superbugs
Friday September 09, 2016 @04:42PM Smartphones Can Steal 3D Printing Plans By Listening To The Printer
Friday September 09, 2016 @03:55PM Elon Musk Asks Twitter For Help In Finding Cause of SpaceX Explosion
Friday September 09, 2016 @03:41PM Google's DeepMind Develops New Speech Synthesis AI Algorithm Called WaveNet
Friday September 09, 2016 @12:42PM Who Is Getting Left Behind In the Internet Revolution?
Friday September 09, 2016 @02:41AM AAPS Doctors Run Survey On Hillary Clinton's Health
Friday September 09, 2016 @02:23AM North Korea Conducts Fifth Nuclear Test -- The Largest One Yet
Thursday September 08, 2016 @07:43PM NASA Launches OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft To Intercept Asteroid
Thursday September 08, 2016 @03:32PM Sri Lanka, Once Severely Affected By Malaria, Now Absolutely Free Of It
Thursday September 08, 2016 @12:17PM A Small Asteroid Buzzed Earth Wednesday, But Everything's Cool
Thursday September 08, 2016 @11:51AM It's Official: You're Lost In a Directionless Universe
Wednesday September 07, 2016 @12:06PM We Risk Programming Inequality into Our DNA
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @05:46PM T-Mobile To Boost Its LTE Speeds To 400 Mbps
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @09:59AM Toxic Air Pollution Particles Found In Human Brains
Monday September 05, 2016 @07:14PM US Beekeepers Fear For Livelihoods As Anti-Zika Toxin Kills 2.5M Bees
Sunday September 04, 2016 @01:33PM Should We Kill All The Mosquitoes?
Sunday September 04, 2016 @01:34AM New Carbon Nanotube Chip Outperforms Silicon Semiconductors
Saturday September 03, 2016 @08:13PM Second Irregularly Dimming Star Found
Friday September 02, 2016 @09:55PM SpaceX Is Building a Hyperloop Test Track Near Los Angeles
Friday September 02, 2016 @09:46PM Feds Spend Nearly $500K To 'Combat Online Trolling'
Friday September 02, 2016 @06:52PM NASA Releases First-Ever Close-Up Images of Jupiter's North Pole
Friday September 02, 2016 @04:51PM FDA Bans 19 Chemicals Used In Antibacterial Soaps
Thursday September 01, 2016 @04:15PM World's Oldest Fossils Found In Greenland
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @06:25PM 3D-Printed Aircraft Tool Sets Guinness World Record
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @05:41PM Google's DeepMind To Apply AI In Head and Neck Cancer Treatments
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @04:34PM FDA Finds Flaws In Theranos' Zika Tests
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @04:27PM SETI's 'Strong Signal' Came From Earth
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @02:12AM EmDrive: NASA Eagleworks' Peer-Reviwed Paper Is On Its Way
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @06:42PM Researchers Map Locations of 4,669 Servers In Netflix's Content Delivery Network
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @04:04PM Study: 33% of Facebook Users Want Less News In Their Feed
Monday August 29, 2016 @10:43PM Hunt For Ninth Planet Reveals Distant Solar System Objects
Monday August 29, 2016 @07:41PM Early Human Ancestor Lucy 'Died Falling Out of a Tree'
Monday August 29, 2016 @05:36PM Tesla To Further Restrict Its Autopilot Software To Prevent Accidents
Monday August 29, 2016 @05:08PM SETI Has Observed a 'Strong' Signal That May Originate From a Sun-like Star
Monday August 29, 2016 @11:08AM ISRO Successfully Test-fires Scramjet Rocket Engine
Sunday August 28, 2016 @05:34PM Recent College Grads Aim To Land A Robot On The Moon
Sunday August 28, 2016 @12:49PM 'Longest Living Human' Says He Is Ready For Death At 145
Saturday August 27, 2016 @01:27AM HAARP Holds Open House To Dispel Rumors Of Mind Control
Friday August 26, 2016 @08:13PM Floating Solar Device Boils Water Without Mirrors
Friday August 26, 2016 @05:39PM Dyson Will Spend $1.4 Billion, Enlist 3,000 Engineers To Build a Better Battery
Friday August 26, 2016 @10:38AM Alphabet's Nest Wants to Build a 'Citizen-Fueled' Power Plant
Friday August 26, 2016 @10:28AM Robot Babies Not Effective Birth Control, Australian Study Finds
Friday August 26, 2016 @02:04AM Amazon, NVIDIA and The CIA Want To Teach AI To Watch Us From Space
Thursday August 25, 2016 @08:13PM NASA's Voyager 2 Flew By Saturn 35 Years Ago Today
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @11:35PM Researchers Create Algorithm That Diagnoses Depression From Your Instagram Feed
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @07:26PM Global Warming Started 180 Years Ago Near Beginning of Industrial Revolution, Says Study
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @06:06PM NASA Astronaut Jeff Williams Sets New US Space Endurance Record With 521 Days
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @05:32PM World's Largest Aircraft Crashes Its Second Flight
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @05:00PM 'Octobot' Is The World's First Soft-Bodied Robot
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @04:26PM Bill Nye Explains That the Flooding In Louisiana Is the Result of Climate Change
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @04:13PM MIT Scientists Develop New Wi-Fi That's 330% Faster
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @03:02PM Earth-Like Planet, With Ambitious Life Possibility, Found Orbiting the Star Next Door
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @08:29PM NASA Reconnects With 'Lost' STEREO-B Satellite
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @08:04PM Microsoft Details Its 24-Core 'Holographic Processor' Used In HoloLens
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @06:22PM 20% of Scientific Papers On Genes Contain Conversion Errors Caused By Excel, Says Report
Monday August 22, 2016 @07:31PM New Mexico Nuclear Accident Ranks Among the Costliest In US History
Monday August 22, 2016 @05:34PM Researchers Discover Why We Ignore PC Security Warnings
Sunday August 21, 2016 @10:29AM Intel Demos A New Robotics Controller Running Ubuntu
Sunday August 21, 2016 @09:42AM Intel's Euclid Module is a Brain, Vision, Sensor, and Hotspot for Robots
Saturday August 20, 2016 @03:04PM Can Cow Backpacks Reduce Global Methane Emissions?
Saturday August 20, 2016 @12:06PM Every Month This Year Has Been the Hottest In Recorded History
Friday August 19, 2016 @04:17PM Marijuana Provides More Pain Relief For Men Than Woman, Says Study
Friday August 19, 2016 @02:45PM Astronauts Successfully Install Parking Spot At ISS
Friday August 19, 2016 @03:56AM SolarCity Plans To Release New 'Solar Roof' Product Next Year
Friday August 19, 2016 @03:16AM US Air Force Wants To Plasma Bomb The Sky To Improve Radio Communication
Thursday August 18, 2016 @08:12PM Flaming 'Blue Whirl' Could Be Used In Fuel Spill Cleanup
Thursday August 18, 2016 @07:10PM Satellite Images Can Map Poverty
Thursday August 18, 2016 @05:44PM America's First Offshore Wind Farm In Pictures
Thursday August 18, 2016 @05:29PM Airbus Details Plan To Build Flying Taxis
Thursday August 18, 2016 @02:51PM When We're Happy, We Actively Sabotage Our Good Moods With Grim Tasks
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @09:48PM World's Largest Aircraft Completes Its First Flight