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Month: May 2018

May 31, 2018 Crops and Climate Change - High levels of CO2 may reduce levels of crop nutrients.
May 30, 2018 Baby Translator - A new app helps parents interpret the meaning of their babies' cries.
May 29, 2018 Green-Blooded Lizards - Some lizards thrive despite a toxic pigment that turns their blood green.
May 28, 2018 Chimpanzee Nest Microbes - Are ape beds cleaner than ours?
May 25, 2018 Brain Gaming - A video game helps neuroscientists discover new types of brain cells.
May 24, 2018 Wet Plastic - Why do some things dry in the dishwasher while others stay stubbornly wet?
May 23, 2018 Malaria Odor - Distinctive odor compounds may help doctors find out who is infected with malaria.
May 22, 2018 Our Insect-Eating Ancestors - What did our mammalian ancestors eat during the age of the dinosaurs? The answer might bug you.
May 21, 2018 Sea Snail Memory Transfer - What if you could have someone else’s memories?
May 18, 2018 Mountain Legacy Project - Scientists are using the science of computer vision to document climate change in the Rocky Mountains.
May 17, 2018 Cuckoo Bees - The surprising behavior and diversity of bees.
May 16, 2018 Mental Microbes - Growing up on a farm could help protect people from certain disorders.
May 15, 2018 Shrimp-Inspired Navigation - The mantis shrimp’s ability to see circular polarized light inspires an underwater GPS system.
May 14, 2018 Grey Hair & Immune System - A new study suggests that turning grey could be related to the immune system.
May 11, 2018 Dolphins at Play - Dolphins’ seemingly adorable antics may not actually be all fun and games to them.
May 10, 2018 Babies Listen to Babies - Babies prefer the sound of other babies to their own parents’ vocalizations.
May 9, 2018 Athletic Overtraining - Athletes sometimes train so hard they stymie their own progress.
May 8, 2018 Preventing Hearing Loss - Researchers are working to limit the hearing damage caused by loud noise.
May 7, 2018 Whale Hearing - Some whales hear with their entire skulls.
May 4, 2018 Wind Temperature - Moving air feels colder than still air, but what does the thermometer say?
May 3, 2018 Lab on a Chip - A palm-sized digital device could help track populations' risk for measles and other infectious diseases.
May 2, 2018 Starbucks Culture - Customers at Starbucks in China show behavioral traits of their agrarian past.
May 1, 2018 Prehistoric Sloth Hunting - Footprints reveal an encounter between human hunters and the now extinct giant ground sloth.