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10/23/2017   Wired Science
Do three warm winters in a row mean the planet is warming faster, or is the trend just part of normal seasonal variability?
10/22/2017   Wired Science
Studies of the energy-harvesting proteins in primitive cells suggest that key features of photosynthesis might have evolved a billion years earlier than scientists thought.
10/21/2017   Wired Science
_Paperclips_ is a simple clicker game that manages to turn you into an artificial intelligence run amok.
10/21/2017   Wired Science
For the first time in human history and modern science, researchers have detected ripples in spacetime produced by the violent impact of two dense neutron stars
10/21/2017   MedicineNet Daily Health
Title: Could Too Much Exercise Be Bad for Men's Hearts?
Category: Health News
Created: 10/19/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/20/2017 12:00:00 AM
10/21/2017   MedicineNet Daily Health
Title: People Deemed Better Looking, Better Off After a Nose Job
Category: Health News
Created: 10/19/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/20/2017 12:00:00 AM
10/21/2017   MedicineNet Daily Health
Title: More Young Kids Spending Lots of Time on Phones, Tablets
Category: Health News
Created: 10/19/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/20/2017 12:00:00 AM
10/21/2017   MedicineNet Daily Health
Title: Gene Therapy Approved for B-Cell Lymphoma
Category: Health News
Created: 10/19/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/20/2017 12:00:00 AM
10/21/2017   MedicineNet Daily Health
Title: Is a Dangerous Bird Flu on the Horizon?
Category: Health News
Created: 10/19/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/20/2017 12:00:00 AM
10/21/2017   MedicineNet Daily Health
Title: Obamacare Widened Access to Cancer Care
Category: Health News
Created: 10/19/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/20/2017 12:00:00 AM
10/21/2017   MedicineNet Daily Health
Title: Lying Down After an Epidural: A Smart Idea?
Category: Health News
Created: 10/19/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/20/2017 12:00:00 AM
10/21/2017   MedicineNet Daily Health
Title: State Laws Help Reduce Concussions in Youth Sports
Category: Health News
Created: 10/19/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/20/2017 12:00:00 AM
10/21/2017   MedicineNet Daily Health
Title: 3 Million Americans Say They Carry Handguns Every Day
Category: Health News
Created: 10/19/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/20/2017 12:00:00 AM
10/21/2017   MedicineNet Daily Health
Title: Health Tip: Recognize Symptoms of Latex Allergy
Category: Health News
Created: 10/20/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/20/2017 12:00:00 AM
10/21/2017   MedicineNet Daily Health
Title: Health Tip: Finding Safe Shoes for the Elderly
Category: Health News
Created: 10/20/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/20/2017 12:00:00 AM
10/21/2017   MedicineNet Daily Health
Title: Pollution Tied to 9 Million Deaths Worldwide in 2015
Category: Health News
Created: 10/20/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/20/2017 12:00:00 AM
10/21/2017   MedicineNet Daily Health
Title: Smartphones, Tablets Sabotaging Teens' Sleep
Category: Health News
Created: 10/20/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/20/2017 12:00:00 AM
10/21/2017   MedicineNet Daily Health
Title: Can Aspirin Stop Liver Cancer in Hepatitis B Patients?
Category: Health News
Created: 10/20/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/20/2017 12:00:00 AM
10/21/2017   MedicineNet Daily Health
Title: Exercising With Asthma or Allergies
Category: Health News
Created: 10/20/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/20/2017 12:00:00 AM
10/21/2017   MedicineNet Daily Health
Title: Cataracts Afflict Children Who Survived West Africa Ebola Epidemic
Category: Health News
Created: 10/20/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/20/2017 12:00:00 AM
10/20/2017   Wired Science
I have no idea how Aquaman got into the middle of a fight in the sky. He's not supposed to be able to fly.
10/20/2017   Wired Science
Scholars have ways to think about "problematic" artists and their work. But what about science and equally problematic scientists?
10/20/2017   Wired Science
A new study elucidating the mechanisms by which blood glucose fuels tumors is not the kind of science on which to build a diet.
10/19/2017   Wired Science
Welcome to the supremely fascinating world of object reentry risk analysis.
10/19/2017   Wired Science
The city has to shore up its seawalls and modify its sewer systems to fight back rising tides. And it's suing Big Petroleum over the bill.
10/19/2017   Wired Science
Autonomous construction equipment has one big advantage over self-driving cars: They move around a relatively static, structured environment.
10/18/2017   Wired Science
Hospitals and med schools use fake corpses to teach anatomy, and the most lifelike model is the SynDaver Patient.
10/18/2017   Wired Science
Scientists descend on the Boiling River in Yellowstone to hunt for Naegleria fowleri, the brain-eating amoeba that kills 97 percent of the humans it infects.
10/17/2017   Wired Science
Hiroshi Ishi­guro builds androids. Beautiful, realistic, uncannily convincing human replicas. His quest? Untangle the ineffable nature of human connection.
10/17/2017   Wired Science
An artificially intelligent therapist named Ellie helps members of the military open up about their mental health.
10/17/2017   Wired Science
In their new book, scientist Kelly Weinersmith and *SMBC* cartoonist Zach Weinersmith give a wild glimpse into a future that may or may not involve space elevators and brain-computer interfaces.
10/17/2017   Wired Science
Oxitec has spent the last six years seeking US regulatory approval for its Zika-fighting GM mosquitoes. Now they're the EPA's problem.
10/16/2017   Wired Science
Is there a physical reason why a planet might have ended up looking like some sort of fat, intergalactic caterpillar?
10/16/2017   Wired Science
Scientists detected their fifth gravitational wave in August, and announced it today. But keeping the discoveries quiet is getting harder and harder.
10/16/2017   Wired Science
At the beginning of the month, Vice President Mike Pence announced that the US, at long last, will go back to the moon. Well ... some day.
10/15/2017   Wired Science
Repeating radio bursts are among the most mysterious phenomena in the universe. A new theory explores how some of their puzzling properties can be explained by galactic lenses made of plasma.