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May 22nd
Machines that can read and react to social cues may be more acceptable companions and caretakers -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
May 20th
A new observing campaign aims to understand a star that some have suggested might even host an alien civilization -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
May 18th
Neural circuitry lets macaques figure out what's going on in social interactions   -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
May 18th
Elon Musk bets homeowners will pay a premium for resilient panels that look like an ordinary roof -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
May 18th
A technology that uses magnetism to regulate neural activity shows a small benefit in patients with mild forms of the disease  -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
May 17th
Researchers use artificially intelligent bot programs to stimulate collaboration and make people more effective -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
May 17th
Flora may be able to detect the sounds of flowing water or munching insects -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
May 16th
The U.S. government claims a Syrian crematory is hiding mass prisoner killings -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
May 16th
New changes to EPA, Interior Department advisory groups could restrict or paralyze them, critics say -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
May 16th
“The Machine” research prototype is designed to tackle complex problems, but it’s a work in progress -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
May 15th
Outdated systems and earlier breaches underscore America's health care data security risks -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
May 15th
The social media giant is making its speech artificial intelligence training data open source -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
May 13th
Scientist and author Gregory Benford discusses his latest book, The Berlin Project -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
May 11th
An unusual research project is determining whether restoring California’s meadows can reduce atmospheric carbon dioxide -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
May 11th
The winner of the 2017 Discovery Prize discusses his work watching electrons moving through molecules -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
May 11th
New technology could power buses and cars on the go, but will it be cost-effective? -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
May 10th
Senior mice treated with THC improved on learning and memory tests -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
May 10th
The much-anticipated dating of the enigmatic species, along with stunning new fossils, challenge key assumptions about human evolution -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
May 10th
The region—called the Sky Islands—harbors more than 7,000 species, many of which struggle to cross human-made obstructions -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
May 9th
Astrobiologists ponder sending gene sequencers, weather stations, drilling rigs and more to the Red Planet -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
May 9th
Tweaking the gut microbiome may hold promise for fighting stress, anxiety -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
May 8th
A cool climate, sulfur and volcanism may have thrust the planet into an extreme glacial state -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
May 5th
How do early-life traumas get under our skin? A researcher details his quest for the stress-causing mechanism -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
May 4th
Brain waves might soon determine whether an analgesic for infants is effective  -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
May 4th
Artist and photographer Diane Tuft captures the rapidly changing polar landscape in her new book, The Arctic Melt -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com