Category: Daily Show

August 24, 2017 Trojan Cow - An unlikely host delivers a lethal punch to malarial mosquitoes.
August 23, 2017 Space Plastic - Astronauts’ replacement tools could come from an unconventional source.
August 22, 2017 Worms, Microbes and Healthspan - Gut microbes may turn broccoli chemicals into age-defying compounds.
August 21, 2017 National Mall Turf - What lurks beneath the grass of the National Mall in Washington, D.C.?
August 18, 2017 Running Rat Memory - Exercise helps young rats build long-lasting brain capacity.
August 17, 2017 Self-Healing Robots - Engineers have designed soft robots that can heal themselves from damage.
August 16, 2017 Toxic Beauty Products - Beauty products may lead to health problems in some populations.
August 15, 2017 Knee Osteoarthritis Origins - Old skeletons provide new insights into the causes of osteoarthritis.
August 14, 2017 Lizard Blue - What you wear could affect the behavior of wild animals.
August 11, 2017 Familiar Faces - Scientists identify two brain regions important for familiar face recognition.
August 10, 2017 Longevity & Activity Perception - A positive opinion about your activity level may help you live longer.
August 9, 2017 Heart-Building Protein - Researchers are testing a drug that strengthens the heart without exercise.
August 8, 2017 Guide Dog Success - Does over-parenting short-circuit the careers of potential guide dogs?
August 7, 2017 Neighborly Asteroid - A fast-approaching asteroid will help space scientists practice their tracking skills.
August 4, 2017 Social Mouse Aggression - A social upbringing can offset the activity of a mouse’s attack circuit.
August 3, 2017 Water Bear DNA - Studying tardigrades’ DNA to learn what makes them so tough.
August 2, 2017 Bored Animals - An animal welfare researcher calls the study of the biological basis of boredom in animals.
August 1, 2017 Elephant Seal Calls - Elephant seals recognize each other by rhythm and pitch of their calls.
July 31, 2017 Wet Adhesives - Scientists design an adhesive that works in wet conditions based on slug slime.
July 28, 2017 Buying Time - Can purchasing time-saving services make us happier?
July 27, 2017 Dams & Fish - Documenting the decline and return of Northeastern US fish migrations.
July 26, 2017 Arizona Monsoons - Climate change is making Arizona’s monsoons more severe.
July 25, 2017 Viral Armor - Scientists learn new tricks from a heat-loving virus.
July 24, 2017 Whale Diet & Genetics - A genetic difference between the two types of whales that could partially explain why some became so gigantic.
July 21, 2017 Salt & Sour Taste Receptors - Identifying receptors for salty and sour tastes could have a positive impact on health.
July 20, 2017 Gut Microbes & Longevity - Microbes living in our gut may influence how long we live.
July 19, 2017 Amphibian ARC - Scientists build a rescue “ark” to protect endangered frogs.
July 18, 2017 Photosynthetic Heart - Photosynthetic bacteria may keep heart tissue oxygenated after a heart attack.
July 17, 2017 Raven Planning - Ravens, like some great apes, plan ahead.
July 14, 2017 Fanged Furball - Paleontologists have discovered a tiny mammal from the age of the dinosaurs that sported tusks.
July 13, 2017 Artificial Dye Safety - Some people argue that food dyes are harmful to human health, but do decades of safety research back up these allegations?
July 12, 2017 Fighting Fungi - Scientists may learn how to deal with fungal disease by fighting a frog pandemic.
July 11, 2017 Blind Echolocation - Blind people who can echolocate use their brain’s visual center to do so.
July 10, 2017 Mosquito-Killing Fungi - Scorpion and spider genes boost a fungi’s mosquito-killing ability.
July 7, 2017 Neonics and Bees - New evidence that neonicotinoid pesticides are hurting bees.
July 6, 2017 Running Injury Acoustics - Scientists are measuring the acoustic properties of the shockwaves produced as our feet strike the ground as we run, helping to explain why so many runners get injured.
July 5, 2017 Chimpanzee Strength - Human muscle is adapted for endurance, rather than ape-like strength.
July 4, 2017 Roman Concrete - Ancient Roman concrete became stronger with exposure to seawater and time.
July 3, 2017 Drumming Cockatoos - Researchers discover that cockatoos use sticks and seed pods to drum out rhythms on tree limbs.
June 30, 2017 Stem Cell Colon Tissue - Lab mice with human colon tissue could help researchers fight colon cancer.
June 29, 2017 Affirming Essays - Brief, self-affirming writing exercises can help minority students excel in school.
June 28, 2017 Taste Cell Regeneration - Research into how taste cells regenerate could help cancer patients and the elderly enjoy food again.
June 27, 2017 Solar-Powered Paint - Building paint that harvests hydrogen from the air could provide abundant clean energy.
June 26, 2017 Egg Shape - An exhaustive analysis of birds and their eggs may explain why eggs vary in shape.
June 23, 2017 Car Charging On-The-Go - Wireless charging of moving objects could let electric cars cut the cord.
June 22, 2017 Exploration Telepresence - Tomorrow’s space pioneers will be very different from the explorers of yesterday.
June 21, 2017 Harlequin Frog Release - Researchers release endangered Harlequin frogs back into the Panamanian rainforest.
June 20, 2017 Wildebeest Windfall - Unlucky wildebeests play a big role in African river ecology.
June 19, 2017 Noisy Fish - The loud noises made by spawning croakers could help fisheries manage their sensitive populations in Mexican waters.
June 16, 2017 Science Comics - Communicating about science through comics.