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Tuesday 22nd August 2017

Intelligence and the DNA Revolution

Scientists identify 22 genes associated with intelligence -- Read more on

Cryptographers and Geneticists Unite to Analyze Genomes They Can't See

Computer-security methods could help scientists identify disease-causing genes—while preserving patient privacy -- Read more on

Saturday 19th August 2017

Seeing One Solar Eclipse May Not Be Enough

David Baron, author of the new book American Eclipse, talks about how seeing his first total solar eclipse turned him into an eclipse chaser.     -- Read more on

Friday 18th August 2017

Yes, We Can Communicate with Animals

But only in limited ways, because our brains are so fundamentally different -- Read more on

Remembering Marian C. Diamond

Illustrations from the Scientific American archive highlight key discoveries of an influential neuroscientist -- Read more on

Thursday 17th August 2017

Bait and Switch: Anchovies Eat Plastic Because It Smells Like Prey

The tiny fish are a critical part of ocean food chains -- Read more on

In Baby Mode

The birth of a first child alters parents’ lives suddenly and forever: sleepless nights, afternoons in pajamas and hardly a moment’s respite. Parents are able to make this transition... -- Read more on

Baby Siblings Could Hold Clues to Autism Diagnosis

Studies of infants at risk for the disorder could someday yield a test for it -- Read more on

We've Already Got Socialized Medicine

Unfortunately, the biggest recipients of government help are the pharmaceutical companies, not patients -- Read more on

Fighting the Opioid Crisis with Vaccines and Better Chemistry

Several immunizations show initial promise, but when they will be available remains murky -- Read more on

Wednesday 16th August 2017

China's Embrace of Embryo Selection Raises Thorny Questions

Fertility centers are making a massive push to increase preimplanatation genetic diagnosis in a bid to eradicate certain diseases -- Read more on

White Nationalists Are Flocking to Genetic Ancestry Tests--with Surprising Results

Sometimes they find they are not as “white” as they’d hoped -- Read more on

Democrats in Congress Explore Creating an Expert Panel on Trump's Mental Health

There is also a bill aimed at establishing a “commission on presidential capacity” -- Read more on

When to Worry About Ringing in Your Ears

Have you ever heard a ringing in your ears and wondered what to do? Up to 50 million people report having tinnitis in the U.S. Yet it is typically a benign condition. What can cause it? And how... -- Read more on

Tuesday 15th August 2017

Openness to Experience: The Gates of the Mind

People who are “open to experience” literally see the world differently -- Read more on

The New Science of Sex and Gender

Why the new science of sex & gender matters for everyone -- Read more on

Sophisticated Digital Aids Could Help Determine What Ails You

Sophisticated software could help doctors make better diagnoses -- Read more on

Monday 14th August 2017

Yemen Records 500,000 Cholera Cases, Nearly 2,000 Deaths

The waterborne disease has infected more than half a million people since the epidemic started -- Read more on

China Is Preparing to Launch the World's Biggest Carbon Market

The emissions market will cover roughly a quarter of the country's industrial CO2 -- Read more on

FDA Puts New Restrictions on Hiring Foreign Scientists

Documents suggest the limits are linked to background check hurdles -- Read more on

FDA Puts New Restrictions on Hiring of Foreign Scientists

Documents suggest the limits are linked to background check hurdles -- Read more on

Sunday 13th August 2017

What Can Musicians Teach Us About Imagination?

Insights about imagination from a discussion with classical musicians. -- Read more on

Seeing Without Eyes

Cells throughout the body can detect light, too -- Read more on

Saturday 12th August 2017

Bullying and Suicide: What's the Connection?

Researchers examine the risks for victims and perpetrators alike -- Read more on

Tell Me about Your Research, This Time with Feeling

Just as art engenders emotion, science communication must identify and develop emotional connections with the public -- Read more on

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