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August 18th
But the White House memo completely omits climate science and space, emphasizing military tech and basic R&D -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
August 18th
Researchers are using 3-D modeling to identify the future’s heartiest pickings -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
August 17th
Several immunizations show initial promise, but when they will be available remains murky -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
August 16th
The agency has released controversial new rules for evaluating a chemical’s risk -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
August 16th
Even if they can exchange their ransom, the criminals will have a hard time accessing their money anonymously -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
August 16th
Boise, Idaho, recently relocated a century-old, living tree provided by John Muir -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
August 14th
Is our nearest neighboring exoplanet, Proxima b, an "Earth next door," or is it a lifeless rock? -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
August 11th
Patterns carved in an arm bone could mean the gruesome practice held some ceremonial value for Paleolithic people -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
August 11th
Sanctions won’t end ‘cold war’ with North Korea, but diplomacy is still on the table, one expert says -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
August 11th
The Human Dx platform aims to improve the accuracy of individual physicians -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
August 10th
Psychics and psychosis sufferers alike hold beliefs that may predispose them to hearing voices -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
August 10th
CRISPR has enabled researchers to inactivate viruses in donor animals that may sicken humans -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
August 10th
Researchers have found tectonic features on the ocean floor off the Alaska coast similar to those that drove the 2011 earthquake in Japan -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
August 10th
Data show the U.S. locations that offer the best chances for clear skies and light traffic -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
August 10th
The biologist and atheist, whose latest book was released this week, talks about the reliability of science, artificial intelligence, religion and the president -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
August 9th
Humans are increasingly entrusting our security, health and safety to “black box” intelligent machines -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
August 8th
Old animals injected with the hormone component klotho learn and remember better -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
August 8th
The possible discovery of a giant extrasolar moon suggests our own may be an anomaly -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
August 8th
Strange creatures known as “rangeomorphs” could help paleontologists understand the origins of animal life -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
August 7th
A transport vehicle the size of a virus may ferry chemotherapies and other molecular cargo through the imposing blood–brain barrier -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
August 4th
New findings add a layer of complexity to how highly specialized animals colonized these unique environments -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
August 4th
“Tonic immobility” hinders the ability to fight and is linked to high rates of depression and PTSD -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
August 3rd
A new technology for detecting neutrinos represents a “monumental” advance for science -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
August 3rd
The biggest study of its kind offers the best evidence to date linking the sport to mood and cognitive impairments -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
August 3rd
In an exclusive interview Gore also maintains that the Trump administration is relinquishing U.S. climate leadership to China and India -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com