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Heartfelt guilt leads to arousal, enhanced memory of threat words, and bias towards cleansing products
9.19.18  Wiley  ||  Interesting

Acceleration relation found among spiral/irregular galaxies challenges current dark matter understanding
9.19.18  Case Western Reserve University  ||  Space

Hundreds of dolmens and megalithic monuments found in the Caucasus mountains of Russia
9.19.18  Humans Are Free  ||  Interesting

Obesity and vitamin D deficiency may indicate higher risk for breast cancer/pests
9.19.18  North American Menopause Society  ||  Health

Lavendar could be used as a natural pesticide to protect against fungi/pests
9.19.18  University of British Columbia  ||  Earth

Tendency for people to mispredict the consequences of honest communication
9.18.18  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Nuclear pasta material deep inside the crust of neutron stars is hardest-known substance in Universe
9.18.18  McGill University  ||  Space

Possible sacrifice victims unearthed at ancient henge site near Pommelte, Germany
9.18.18  LiveScience  ||  Interesting

Zika virus vaccine under development to target/kill the brain cancer known as glioblastoma
9.18.18  University of Texas  ||  Health

Link between depth and longevity of marine species like corals and gorgonians
9.18.18  University of Barcelona  ||  Earth

Failure to realize how much strangers appreciate one's company after a bit of conversation
9.17.18  Scientific American  ||  Interesting

Never-before-seen features around a neutron star that is hotter than it should be
9.17.18  Pennsylvania State University  ||  Space

Cobra-crowned sphinx statue discovered at pharaonic temple of Kom Ombo near Aswan in Egypt
9.17.18  British Broadcasting Corporation  ||  Interesting

Sugars from common cockle found in the sea has potential to be used as anti-cancer drug
9.17.18  University of Salford  ||  Health

Crop yields and the global food supply chain can be preserved by managing soil
9.17.18  Michigan State University  ||  Earth

Brief: effects of visual letter similarity during sentence reading
9.15.18  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

New detections of the structure of Milky Way's supermassive black hole
9.15.18  American Astronomical Society  ||  Space

Examining intricately carved stone balls of unknown purpose found throughout British Isles
9.15.18  Archaeology Magazine  ||  Interesting

Common cold duration is shortened similarly by zinc acetate and zinc gluconate lozenges
9.15.18  University of Helsinki  ||  Health

Evolved population of young stars without disks in the Serpens South cluster
9.14.18  Harvard-Smithsonian  ||  Space

Consumers grow attached to brands that boost their confidence
9.14.18  Virginia Commonwealth University  ||  Interesting

Inauguration of the tomb of the sixth Dynasty Vizier Mehu in Egypt's Saqqara Necropolis
9.14.18  Ahram Online  ||  Interesting

Use of probiotics is linked to reduced need for antibiotic treatment in infants/children
9.14.18  Georgetown University  ||  Health

Coal ash could be a viable source of rare-earth metals
9.14.18  The Conversation  ||  Earth

Research on why humans relate to characters during storytelling
9.13.18  McMaster University  ||  Interesting

Utilizing the Galactic disk to recover the birthplaces of stars in the Milky Way
9.13.18  Leibniz Institute  ||  Space

Thousands of objects discovered beneath the streets in Scandinavia's first Viking city
9.13.18  ScienceNordic  ||  Interesting

Taking fresh fish oil during pregnancy may have potential to lower diabetes risk in children
9.13.18  University of Auckland  ||  Health

Possibility that humans and their technology could add a new level of self-awareness to Earth
9.13.18  University of Exeter  ||  Earth

People can tell whether politicians have been convicted of corruption by looking at their portraits
9.12.18  California Institute of Technology  ||  Interesting

Birth of new star from the exploding supernova SN 2012au
9.12.18  Purdue University  ||  Space

Cross-legged woman's tomb reveals Maya burial ritual involving deer, crocodile, and more
9.12.18  LiveScience  ||  Interesting

Caffeine consumption may extend life expectancy for people with kidney disease
9.12.18  Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News  ||  Health

Investigating the contribution of decomposing plants and animals to the ecosystem
9.12.18  Michigan State University  ||  Earth

Ability to decode mood from human brain signals
9.10.18  University of Southern California  ||  Interesting

Deep survey of galaxies reveals a population of ghost galaxes in the Universe
9.10.18  Canary Islands Institute of Astrophysics  ||  Space

Mice figurines have been placed on the steps of Apollo Smintheion Holy Field temple in Turkey
9.10.18  Hurriyet Daily News  ||  Interesting

Positive psychological well-being and programs can improve overall heart health
9.10.18  American College of Cardiology  ||  Health

Diamond dust enables low-cost and high-efficiency magnetic field detection
9.10.18  University of California  ||  Technology

Indications that there were stable sea levels during last interglacial period
9.10.18  University of New Mexico  ||  Earth

Tendency for people to pick gifts that surprise/delight rather than satisfy recipients
9.08.18  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

A ring of black holes or neutron stars in a galaxy in the constellation Volans
9.08.18  NASA  ||  Space

7000-year-old depictions of the Great Goddess wearing hair in a bun found in Neolithic shrine
9.08.18  Archaeology in Bulgaria  ||  Interesting

Potential of some hops compounds to help reduce breast cancer risk
9.08.18  American Chemical Society  ||  Health

Adverse weather has ability to increase nostalgia with positive effects
9.07.18  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Indications that one of the Polaris stars has a lower mass and is slightly older than thought
9.07.18  Harvard-Smithsonian  ||  Space

Indonesian island of Kisar found to be unusually rich in ancient cave paintings
9.07.18  Australian National University  ||  Interesting

Research on various foods/herbs that counteract the effects of rheumatoid arthritis
9.07.18  Frontiers  ||  Health

Ocean tide size linked to ocean basins and the supercontinent cycle
9.07.18  Earth Magazine  ||  Earth

Molecular wind shows how ancient galaxies regulated star formation and growth patterns
9.06.18  McDonald Observatory  ||  Space

People convey basically the same information regardless of whether speech is fast or slow
9.06.18  Brown University  ||  Interesting

Artifact may be from long-lost pagoda at Kinkakuji temple in Japan that was tallest ever built
9.06.18  Chinese Academy of Social Sciences  ||  Interesting

How olive oil and sleep could protect against heart attacks and strokes
9.06.18  St. Michael's Hospital  ||  Health

Common pesticide chlorpyifos inhibits brain development in frogs
9.06.18  Wiley  ||  Earth

Protostar provides clues to a newly identified stage in the evolution of young solar systems
9.05.18  University of Tokyo  ||  Space

Research on how challenges change the way the brain thinks and processes information
9.05.18  Frontiers  ||  Interesting

Turtle shells served as symbolic musical instruments for North American indigenous cultures
9.05.18  Florida State University  ||  Interesting

Wholegrain consumption is important for preventing type 2 diabetes
9.05.18  Chalmers University of Technology  ||  Health

Bees coordinate strategy and have roles for defending colony
9.05.18  FAPESP  ||  Earth

Feedback tumps hard evidence when it comes to boosting people's sense of certainty
9.04.18  University of California  ||  Interesting

Saturn's high-altitude vortex with a hexagonal shape may tower above the clouds
9.04.18  European Space Agency  ||  Space

Pictographs, jewelry and other findings at Neolithic site in the Troodos Mountains in Cyprus
9.04.18  Cyprus Mail  ||  Interesting

Diet rich in micronutrients may help people with heart failure avoid hospital and death
9.04.18  American Heart Association  ||  Health

Two sources that contributed to great magma eruptions
9.04.18  University of Helsinki  ||  Earth

Brief: benefits and burdens of keeping the secrets of others
9.01.18  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

New map for a birthplace of stars in the Orion A molecular cloud
9.01.18  Yale University  ||  Space

Deposits of artifacts possibly buried as a ritual act found in Egypt's Valley of the Kings
9.01.18  LiveScience  ||  Interesting

Quercetin supplement could improve heart health, especially in people with muscular dystrophy
9.01.18  The Physiological Society  ||  Health

How some people shape their image by changing how they present information on resumes and cover letters
8.31.18  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Evidence of strong winds outside black holes throughout their primary consumption times
8.31.18  University of Alberta  ||  Space

6000-year-old Cat's Brain monument offers glimpse of Britain's neolithic civilization
8.31.18  The Conversation  ||  Interesting

Mediterranean diet reduces by 25 percent the mortality risk of people over 65 years of age
8.31.18  The Times  ||  Health

Hurricanes gained strength more quickly in central/eastern Atlantic Ocean over last 30 years
8.31.18  Pacific Northwest National Laboratory  ||  Earth

Inattention effects can momentarily render people numb and without smell
8.30.18  British Psychological Society  ||  Interesting

Indications that coronal mass ejections do not have slinky-like shapes after all
8.30.18  University of New Hampshire  ||  Space

Archaeological evidence related to Hezekiah's religious reform at various locations
8.30.18  Biblical Archaeology Society  ||  Interesting

Extract of Amazonian fruit camu camu has potential to help prevent obesity
8.30.18  Universite Laval  ||  Health

Injection wells can induce bigger earthquakes miles away from the well
8.30.18  University of California  ||  Earth

Stellar swarms provide insight into evolution of stars and properties of future exoplanets
8.28.18  Carnegie Institution  ||  Space

How language boosts satisfaction and buying behaviour in a customer service context
8.28.18  University of Alberta  ||  Interesting

Vessels with tree of life motifs unearthed at the Domuztepe Mound in Turkey
8.28.18  Hurriyet Daily News  ||  Interesting

Beetroot juice benefits plasma nitrite and diastolic blood pressure in pregnant women
8.28.18  University of Manchester  ||  Health

Noise pollution affects telomere loss rate in birds to cause faster aging
8.28.18  BioMed Central  ||  Earth

How people judge personality from faces depends on pre-existing beliefs about how personality works
8.27.18  New York University  ||  Interesting

Collisions with kilometer-sized rocks generated high energy to delay Jupiter's growth
8.27.18  University of Zurich  ||  Space

Ptolemaic rock-hewn tombs uncovered at Alexandria in Egypt
8.27.18  Ahram Online  ||  Interesting

Yoga music has beneficial impact on heart rate variability before sleeping
8.27.18  European Society of Cardiology  ||  Health

Beluga whales and narwhals experience menopause, now identified in 5 species
8.27.18  University of Exeter  ||  Earth

Visual biases near the hands help humans perform specific actions
8.25.18  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Remote galaxy Xid2028 is leaking its gas reserve, reducing its star-forming ability
8.25.18  INAF  ||  Space

Ceremonial lodges found by the Soctacocha and Yanacocha lakes near Machu Picchu
8.25.18  Science & Scholarship in Poland  ||  Interesting

Beneficial effects of date palm fruits on neurodegenerative diseases
8.25.18  Neural Regeneration Research  ||  Health

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