Category: Daily Show

February 20, 2018 Pigeon Bioindicators - Pigeons serve as indicators of lead levels in city neighborhoods.
February 19, 2018 Laser Archaeology - Airborne lasers are unveiling ancient Central American civilizations.
February 18, 2018 SuperAgers - Researchers are learning about aging from people over 80 who haven’t experienced cognitive decline.
February 17, 2018 Pigeon Bioindicators - Pigeons serve as indicators of lead levels in city neighborhoods.
February 16, 2018 Gut Microbiome - Gut bacteria are key players in everything from arthritis to depression.
February 15, 2018 Low Light Learning - How dim lighting can reduce our ability to learn.
February 14, 2018 Shark Skin Inspiration - Structures in shark skin could inspire improved aerodynamics in drones and wind turbines.
February 13, 2018 Indoor Air - Scientists are only starting to understand the complex chemistry of our indoor spaces.
February 12, 2018 3D Mantis Vision - Praying mantises have a unique 3D visual system.
February 9, 2018 Universal Music - Some basic features of songs may be nearly universal.
February 8, 2018 Lost & Found Spacecraft - An amateur radio operator tracks down a lost spacecraft.
February 7, 2018 Outdoor Brains - What can taking research outdoors tell us about the brain?
February 6, 2018 Moving Muscles - A little dopamine at the right moment is all muscles need to get moving.
February 5, 2018 Friendship on the Brain - Close friends show similar brain patterns.
February 2, 2018 Anti-Tripping Circuit - Scientists discover a brain circuit that keeps us upright after stumbling.
February 1, 2018 E-Cigarette Toxicity - New evidence of toxicity with e-cigarette use.
January 31, 2018 Energy Saving Homebodies - As Americans spend more time at home, overall energy use is dropping.
January 30, 2018 Modifying Mammal Movement - How do humans alter mammal movements across the landscape?
January 29, 2018 Coral Reef Plastic - Plastic garbage triggers disease in coral reefs.
January 26, 2018 Arthropods Among Us - Researchers attempt to inventory all of the insects and other creepy crawlies in people’s homes for the first time.
January 25, 2018 Pachyderms get the Point - Elephants, unlike mammals much more similar to us, seem to instinctively understand pointing gestures.
January 24, 2018 Why Are Plants Green? - The dominance of green chlorophyll on Earth may have come after a more purple period.
January 23, 2018 Robot Drum Arm - A robotic third arm helps drummers execute previously impossible percussion patterns.
January 22, 2018 Parents, Kids & Math - An educational app helps parents with math anxiety help their kids excel in the subject.
January 19, 2018 Soil Bacteria Atlas - A global atlas of soil bacteria could help with soil management efforts around the world.
January 18, 2018 Living Cells - You probably have heard that hair is made up of dead cells. But are living cells really "alive"?
January 17, 2018 Wisdom Teeth - Why do we get wisdom teeth if they often don’t even fit in our jaws?
January 16, 2018 Cleaner Air - Declining organic aerosols are good for human health.
January 15, 2018 Bacterial Sonar - Using ultrasound to see deep within with the mammalian gut with genetically engineered bacteria.
January 12, 2018 Ringing Ear Relief - A new therapy could provide relief for people with severe tinnitus, or ringing in the ears.
January 11, 2018 Seismic Array - An array of seismographs provides an unprecedented look at the earth beneath the United States.
January 10, 2018 Robot Muscles - Engineers create animal-inspired muscles for robots.
January 9, 2018 Anti-Poaching Rhino DNA - Matching poached rhino horns to the scene of the crime using DNA to nab wildlife traffickers.
January 8, 2018 Bonobo Bad Guys - One of our closest relatives, the bonobos, may have very different attitudes toward altruistic behavior in others.
January 5, 2018 Caffeine Withdrawal Headaches - A listener asks: Why do I get a headache if I go without coffee?
January 4, 2018 Viral Infection Detection - A new test for viral infections promises cheaper and faster results.
January 3, 2018 Halitosis Gene - Researchers sniff out a halitosis gene.
January 2, 2018 Robotic Dancing Birds - Robotic birds help reveal which aspects of a pair’s coordinated song and dance are most important to an avian audience.
January 1, 2018 Alaskan Power Microgrids - Alaska leads the way to a more independent and renewable energy supply.
December 29, 2017 Plants of the Americas - A comprehensive inventory maps the plants of the Americas.
December 28, 2017 Deafness Gene Therapy - Targeted gene therapy may lead to a treatment for progressive deafness.
December 27, 2017 No Bite Mosquitoes - Understanding the genes behind mosquitoes’ biting behavior.
December 26, 2017 Robot Movement - Learning about how the human body moves from anatomically accurate humanoid robots.
December 25, 2017 Hibernation Adaptation - Some rodents have an impaired ability to sense the cold, allowing them to hibernate in winter.
December 22, 2017 Holiday Pet Threats - The holidays may pose a surprising danger for your pet.
December 21, 2017 College Racial Health Gap - A college education can leave some students with a health debt.
December 20, 2017 Drone Forensics - Using drones to prosecute decades-old war crimes in Guatemala.
December 19, 2017 Yogurt Fuel - The byproducts of Greek yogurt could be turned into jet fuel.
December 18, 2017 Right Ear Advantage - The right ear listens and comprehends slightly better than the left.
December 15, 2017 Cold Noses - A listener asks: Why does your nose run when it’s cold outside?