Science and society

Supercharged geothermal energy could power the planet

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - пт, 2018-10-19 13:00
The next generation of geothermal plants will unlock more of Earth's bountiful, underground energy and could allow the technology to finally fulfil its promise
Категории: Science and society

7 explanations for why mysterious radio bursts are coming from space

HIV and AIDS - пт, 2018-10-19 12:30
Astronomers are scratching their heads over extremely fast radio bursts. Now they're making a list of all the theories for what - or who - is making them
Категории: Healthcare, Science and society

7 explanations for why mysterious radio bursts are coming from space

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - пт, 2018-10-19 12:30
Astronomers are scratching their heads over extremely fast radio bursts. Now they're making a list of all the theories for what - or who - is making them
Категории: Science and society

AI tries to help you protect your children from cyberbullying

HIV and AIDS - пт, 2018-10-19 12:00
Artificial intelligence is being trained to spot cyberbullying on social media so that hurtful posts can be removed before they reach vulnerable teens
Категории: Healthcare, Science and society

AI tries to help you protect your children from cyberbullying

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - пт, 2018-10-19 12:00
Artificial intelligence is being trained to spot cyberbullying on social media so that hurtful posts can be removed before they reach vulnerable teens
Категории: Science and society

Old honeybees make a drumming sound to get young slackers working

HIV and AIDS - пт, 2018-10-19 08:00
The more experienced bees in a colony sometimes run around the honeycomb drumming with their bodies - which seems to energise younger colony members
Категории: Healthcare, Science and society

Old honeybees make a drumming sound to get young slackers working

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - пт, 2018-10-19 08:00
The more experienced bees in a colony sometimes run around the honeycomb drumming with their bodies - which seems to energise younger colony members
Категории: Science and society

Banning straws isn’t enough. We must get serious about climate change

HIV and AIDS - чт, 2018-10-18 18:50
To head off climate disaster requires difficult changes to our lifestyles, says Adam Corner, and politicians must not be afraid to say so
Категории: Healthcare, Science and society

Banning straws isn’t enough. We must get serious about climate change

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - чт, 2018-10-18 18:50
To head off climate disaster requires difficult changes to our lifestyles, says Adam Corner, and politicians must not be afraid to say so
Категории: Science and society

Mantis shrimps punch with the force of a bullet – and now we know how

HIV and AIDS - чт, 2018-10-18 17:00
The mantis shrimp has an incredibly fast punch, and it’s because of a structure called a saddle that stores energy and then releases it like an archer's bow
Категории: Healthcare, Science and society

Your brain is like 100 billion mini-computers all working together

HIV and AIDS - чт, 2018-10-18 17:00
Recording the electrical activity of the fine branches of human neurons has revealed that our brain cells are much more sophisticated than those of other animals
Категории: Healthcare, Science and society

Mantis shrimps punch with the force of a bullet – and now we know how

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - чт, 2018-10-18 17:00
The mantis shrimp has an incredibly fast punch, and it’s because of a structure called a saddle that stores energy and then releases it like an archer's bow
Категории: Science and society

Your brain is like 100 billion mini-computers all working together

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - чт, 2018-10-18 17:00
Recording the electrical activity of the fine branches of human neurons has revealed that our brain cells are much more sophisticated than those of other animals
Категории: Science and society

Your genes affect which university you go to but that’s no surprise

HIV and AIDS - чт, 2018-10-18 15:00
A study has found links between a person's genes and university. But intelligence and other complex traits are shaped by both genetics and environment
Категории: Healthcare, Science and society

Your genes affect which university you go to but that’s no surprise

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - чт, 2018-10-18 15:00
A study has found links between a person's genes and university. But intelligence and other complex traits are shaped by both genetics and environment
Категории: Science and society

Stephen Hawking, my father: “Harry Potter has magic, we have science”

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - чт, 2018-10-18 13:20
On the publication of Stephen Hawking's final book, his daughter Lucy Hawking reflects on their shared experiences and coming to terms with his death
Категории: Science and society

Fasting power: Can going without food really make you healthier?

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - чт, 2018-10-18 12:20
Fasting diets are getting ever more popular, amid promises of weight loss and better health, but does the science stand up? We put the latest one to the test
Категории: Science and society

The BepiColombo spacecraft is about to blast off to Mercury

HIV and AIDS - чт, 2018-10-18 12:15
On 20 October, the BepiColombo spacecraft will begin a 7-year journey to Mercury, where it will orbit and investigate the many mysteries of Mercury
Категории: Healthcare, Science and society

The BepiColombo spacecraft is about to blast off to Mercury

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - чт, 2018-10-18 12:15
On 20 October, the BepiColombo spacecraft will begin a 7-year journey to Mercury, where it will orbit and investigate the many mysteries of Mercury
Категории: Science and society

Pregnancy changes how hundreds of genes work in a woman’s body

HIV and AIDS - чт, 2018-10-18 08:00
Genes that alter their expression during healthy pregnancies have been identified for the first time, potentially helping us to predict at-risk pregnancies
Категории: Healthcare, Science and society