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Study overview on how experiencing awe can influence thought processes
8.15.15  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Properties of smallest-known supermassive black hole located in RGG 118
8.15.15  NASA  ||  Space

Research/exhibition about the decorations and pukao on Easter Island statues
8.15.15  Manchester Museum  ||  Interesting

Cinnamon benefits inflammation/neural growth, potential to treat Parkinson's
8.15.15  Neural Regeneration Research  ||  Health

Brief: role of motivation for rewards in vicarious goal satiation
8.14.15  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Dust disks in stellar clusters identified near Milky Way's center
8.14.15  Max Plack Society  ||  Space

Apollo symbols on roof tiles and funerary artifacts found near Sozopol
8.14.15  Archaeology in Bulgaria  ||  Interesting

Vitamin E deficiency linked to increased risk of miscarriage
8.14.15  Johns Hopkins University  ||  Health

Effects of rainfall on a hurricane's windspeeds and intensity
8.14.15  Earth Magazine  ||  Earth

Easier to learn new facts that are composed of more familiar chunks
8.13.15  Carnegie Mellon University  ||  Interesting

Star formation initially shuts down in the centers of elliptical galaxies
8.13.15  European Southern Observatory  ||  Space

Symbols of the Hittite Ishtar found on tablet at the Usakli Mound
8.13.15  Hurriyet Daily News  ||  Interesting

Listening to music before/during and after surgery reduces pain/anxiety
8.13.15  Queen Mary University of London  ||  Health

Naked oat effectively removes radioactive strontium from soil
8.13.15  University of Western Australia  ||  Earth

Rapid eye movements in sleep represent moments of new dream images
8.12.15  AF of Tel Aviv University  ||  Interesting

Sun's multifractals indicate existence of an unknown physical mechanism
8.12.15  Polish Academy of Sciences  ||  Space

Differences in Codex Sinaiticus compared to other New Testament texts
8.12.15  Biblical Archaeology Society  ||  Interesting

Red marine algae called dulse contains high levels of numerous nutrients
8.12.15  Oregon State University  ||  Health

Gas emissions from volcanic vents can aid in predicting eruptions
8.12.15  American Geophysical Union  ||  Earth

Examining the interaction between light and tiny glass particles
8.12.15  Free University of Berlin  ||  Technology

Expressions of sadness at times can be beneficial during negotiations
8.11.15  University of Michigan  ||  Interesting

Simulations indicate gravitational fields around black holes might eddy/swirl
8.11.15  Perimeter Institute  ||  Space

Restoration of 15 beams belonging to Khufu's second solar boat
8.11.15  Ahram Online  ||  Interesting

High fat diet triggers specific gene associated with type 2 diabetes
8.11.15  SAHMRI  ||  Health

Analyzing if fluctuating water levels alter nest survivorship at reservoirs
8.11.15  The Condor  ||  Earth

Research on pros/cons and biases involved in second opinions
8.10.15  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Mechanisms involved in the eccentric orbits of some giant planets
8.10.15  Astrobites  ||  Space

Exploring the monuments/structures belonging to Tibet's first civilization
8.10.15  Popular Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Cold water immersion hinders muscle adaptation following strength training
8.10.15  Queensland University of Technology  ||  Health

Surf beat during storms can independently generate tsunami-type waves
8.10.15  Tohoku University  ||  Earth

Material that absorbs/amplifies light allows for new kinds of light waves
8.10.15  Vienna University of Technology  ||  Technology

Brief: influence of numbers on perceived loudness judgments
8.08.15  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Outcome of when massive galaxies and galactic dwarfs merge together
8.08.15  ICRAR  ||  Space

Decoding the iconography used at the Virupaksha Temple in Pattadakal
8.08.15  University of Alabama  ||  Interesting

Ingredient in olive oil kills a variety of human cancer cells
8.08.15  Rutgers University  ||  Health

Faint galaxies identified in Virgo Cluster, dark matter clump implications
8.07.15  Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope  ||  Space

Ability for labels to influence judgments and bias perceptions
8.07.15  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Exhibition about artwork/artifacts from indigenous cultures of the Andes
8.07.15  ArtDaily  ||  Interesting

Mechanism by which grape polyphenols protect against metabolic syndrome
8.07.15  American Diabetes Association  ||  Health

Precariously balanced rocks give insight into how earthquakes jump faults
8.07.15  LiveScience  ||  Earth

Engaging with customers online about complaints can lead to new complaints
8.06.15  INFORMS  ||  Interesting

Cycle involving black hole/jets and newborn stars regulates star formation
8.06.15  NASA  ||  Space

Tallest wall and other artifacts unearthed near the Burnt City in Iran
8.06.15  Press TV  ||  Interesting

Lower manganese levels/higher mercury levels in blood linked to glaucoma risk
8.06.15  JAMA Network  ||  Health

Orchard insecticides may be more toxic to spiders than previously thought
8.06.15  McGill University  ||  Earth

Tendency for moral judgments to be influenced by locality/time and authority
8.05.15  University of California  ||  Interesting

Role of escaping photons on galaxy formation and reionization
8.05.15  CAASTRO  ||  Space

Wooden tomb unearthed in a tumulus at ancient city of Gordion
8.05.15  Hurriyet Daily News  ||  Interesting

Importance of consuming a variety of fiber sources to maximize benefits
8.05.15  Institute of Food Technologists  ||  Health

Relationship between soil moisture levels and precipitation
8.05.15  ETH Zurich  ||  Earth

Orientation and movement of objects processed in same way as colors
8.04.15  University of Melbourne  ||  Interesting

Ring of nine gamma-ray bursts seems to be 5 billion light years across
8.04.15  Royal Astronomical Society  ||  Space

Investigating in and around an ancient synagogue located in Magdala
8.04.15  Popular Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Mindfulness-based therapy reduces severity of PTSD symptoms
8.04.15  JAMA Network  ||  Health

Weakly electric fish use oscillatory receptors for group communication
8.04.15  Washington University STL  ||  Earth

Research on about the accuracy/consistency of flashbulb memories
6.26.15  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Dust-forming molecule Si-C-Si identified around the star RW Leo
6.26.15  Harvard-Smithsonian  ||  Space

Article about headless bodies in Hopewell art and skulls at the mounds
6.26.15  Ohio Historical Society  ||  Interesting

Aspirin reduces bowel cancer risk in people with Lynch syndrome
6.26.15  University of Melbourne  ||  Health

Processes involved in water circulation through the seafloor
6.26.15  University of California  ||  Earth

Quantum spin Hall effect is a fundamental/intrinsic property of light
6.26.15  RIKEN  ||  Technology

Influence of predictions on brain activity when recognizing visual information
6.25.15  Goethe University Frankfurt  ||  Interesting

Planetary nebulae in Messier 87 reveal consumption of medium-sized galaxy
6.25.15  European Southern Observatory  ||  Space

Ritualistic fortified settlements from early Iron Age discovered in Mazury
6.25.15  Science & Scholarship in Poland   ||  Interesting

Tart cherry juice reduces upper respiratory tract symptoms following exercise
6.25.15  PR Newswire  ||  Health

Silver ants control electromagnetic waves over broad spectrum range
6.25.15  Columbia University  ||  Earth

Improved ability to control attention/focus could lead to reduced worry
6.24.15  University of Oxford  ||  Interesting

Flickering light insights on how nuclei/black holes influence host galaxy
6.24.15  ETH Zurich  ||  Space

Investigating possible connection between Marden Henge and Stonehenge
6.24.15  Culture24  ||  Interesting

Potential for zinc supplementation to reduce cell stress after brain trauma
6.24.15  Experimental Biology  ||  Health

Evidence of volcanic ash drifting across the Atlantic Ocean
6.24.15  Queen's University  ||  Earth

3-D gap-plasmon antenna focuses light into few nanometers of space
6.24.15  KAIST  ||  Technology

Humans think of description words when looking around at objects
6.23.15  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Processes that cause intense heat in blue stars in middle of dense clusters
6.23.15  Australian National University  ||  Space

Expeditions where the Antikythera mechanism and other artifacts were found
6.23.15  LiveScience  ||  Interesting

Research into combination of everyday chemicals that may cause cancer
6.23.15  Brunel University London  ||  Health

Moral satisfaction from ethical food alters taste perception
6.23.15  Abertay University  ||  Interesting

Seed magnetic fields can be amplified by cosmic turbulence
6.23.15  Scientific American  ||  Space

Column of common soil mixture reverses toxic stormwater effects
6.23.15  NOAA  ||  Earth

Tendency for men to overcompensate when their masculinity is threatened
6.22.15  Washington University  ||  Interesting

Large population of faint galaxies with low stellar masses in early Universe
6.22.15  CAASTRO  ||  Space

Excavating mounds and a rock acropolis shrine at ancient city of Kabile
6.22.15  Archaeology in Bulgaria  ||  Interesting

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