Sat, 22 Apr 2017 13:53:00 -0500Lisa Klein, from the materials science and engineering department at Rutgers University, commented on the March For Science at an April 21st talk to the chemistry department at Lehman College in the Bronx.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 16:40:00 -0500If people run more in New York City, that can push their socially connected counterparts in San Diego to run more as well. Christopher Intagliata reports.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 19:31:00 -0500Starting in the next century, atmospheric carbon levels could begin to approach those of hundreds of millions of years ago, and have their warming effect augmented by a brighter sun.
Sat, 15 Apr 2017 14:11:00 -0500Trauma can be passed down to offspring due to epigenetic changes in DNA. But positive experiences seem able to correct that. Erika Beras reports.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 20:10:00 -0500Plant species in China's Hengduan Mountains exploded in diversity eight million years ago—right when the mountains were built. Christopher Intagliata reports.
Wed, 12 Apr 2017 20:48:00 -0500Researchers have trotted out data that show a combination of whipping and stomping forces is what causes laces to unravel without warning. Karen Hopkin reports.
Tue, 11 Apr 2017 15:28:00 -0500Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research CEO Todd Sherer, a neuroscientist, talks about the state of Parkinson's disease and research.
Thu, 6 Apr 2017 17:40:00 -0500Researchers have found the earliest evidence of bugs in the Cimex genus co-habitating with humans, in Oregon's Paisley Caves. Christopher Intagliata reports.
Wed, 5 Apr 2017 14:40:00 -0500The storm that swept across the Rockies in September 2013 unleashed huge amounts of sediment downstream, doing the work of a century of erosion. Julia Rosen reports.
Mon, 3 Apr 2017 21:35:00 -0500The low-end estimate for how much the world's spiders eat is some 400 million tons of mostly insects and springtails.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 17:23:00 -0500A study of house cats and shelter cats found that the felines actually tended to choose human company over treats or toys.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 07:30:00 -0500Astronomer Caleb Scharf weighs what ever more exoplanets mean in the search for extraterrestrial life.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:18:00 -0500Animal Planet's series The Zoo shows viewers the biological, veterinary and conservation science at a modern zoo.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 23:27:00 -0500Researchers measured the intensity of the universe's ultraviolet background radiation, and say it may be strong enough to strip small galaxies of star-forming gas. Christopher Intagliata reports.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 21:42:00 -0500Japanese macaques at the receiving end of aggression tend to then take it out on a close associate or family member of the original aggressor.