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March 22nd
A device that interfaces with a smartphone can accurately measure sperm concentration and movement -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
March 21st
Two distinct brain regions cooperate to simulate possible routes and plan a path through them -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
March 21st
Hidden, impermanent balances in nature have shaped the history of physics, and could determine our universe’s future -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
March 21st
It may be time to update the currently observed 14-day rule as a benchmark -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
March 20th
Self-piloting quadcopters make more sense than an airplane–automobile hybrid—but safety and logistics problems remain -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
March 16th
The pathogen with a near 100 percent mortality rate could wipe out amphibian species already decimated by habitat loss -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
March 15th
New algae fossil discovery may reset the evolutionary time line  -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
March 15th
Changes by automakers and the White House would leave some states with more polluting gas-guzzlers, and others with efficient vehicles -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
March 15th
In a rethink of personalized medicine, researchers turn to banks of donor-derived stem cells -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
March 14th
Underwater photographer Jeff Milisen swims with animals that most people never get to see -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
March 14th
Demolishing dams helps many fish but threatens waters where some native species shelter from drought and invasive predators -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
March 13th
Early tests for Scott Gottlieb, who was named to the post on Friday, will include a pair of bills immediately slated for congressional review -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
March 13th
His new book, New York 2140, explores the interplay of climate change and global finance on a warmer, wetter future world -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
March 10th
Narrowing the Clean Water Rule could increase pollution in critical waters -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
March 9th
Physicians need more than the question: “How many fingers am I holding up?” -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
March 9th
Learning a memorization technique used by elite memory athletes leads to widespread changes in brain wiring -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
March 8th
The social media giant aims to save lives by quickly flagging and responding to worrying posts -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
March 7th
Emboldened by Trump election, several states ask White House to roll back habitat protection -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
March 6th
The flying mammals use bat scents to find sexual partners who have optimum genetic compatibility -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
March 3rd
Newer technologies, growing consumer interest and adoption by gadget makers are breathing fresh air into the concept -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
March 2nd
After genetic meltdown the last of the species died a lonely death, languishing on a windswept island tundra and unable to attract mates with the scent of its urine -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
March 2nd
The feat represents a leap forward in developing artificial intelligence that can learn with incomplete information -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
March 2nd
Experts argue that self-driving trucks are even more important than autonomous passenger cars, and they’re easier to program -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
March 1st
Trump’s appointment to oversee America’s parks and federal lands has pledged to protect them and public access while undoing federal regulation -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
March 1st
Astronomer Amber Straughn will present a free live Webcast tonight at 7 P.M. Eastern time about NASA’s revolutionary space observatory -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com