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Tendency for trustworthiness of faces to bias jury/judge decisions
7.15.15  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Pair of classical cepheid stars identified beyond the Galactic Bulge
7.15.15  AAVSO  ||  Space

Article about photography work done over time at the Sphinx of Giza
7.15.15  Guardian  ||  Interesting

Muscadine grape seed oil helps mitigate formation of new fat cells
7.15.15  University of Florida  ||  Heath

Break crops can significantly reduce weed populations long-term
7.15.15  ScienceNetwork WA  ||  Earth

Trust and persuasiveness of human/anthropomorphized messengers
7.14.15  American Marketing Association  ||  Interesting

Dark matter bridge discovered between the Local Group and Virgo Cluster
7.14.15  Leibniz Institute  ||  Space

Measurements indicate Maya pyramid at Tonina is larger than expected
7.14.15  News Corp Australia  ||  Interesting

High-pressure oxygen shown to effectively treat fibromyalgia
7.14.15  AF of Tel Aviv University  ||  Health

Potential for seawater greenhouses to grow crops in hottest/driest places
7.14.15  Aston University  ||  Earth

Learning impacts the way the brain processes visual information
7.13.15  University of California  ||  Interesting

Slow rotating galaxies join clusters late and migrate to dense center
7.13.15  CAASTRO  ||  Space

Relatively unique mosaics uncovered at Huqoq synagogue in northern Israel
7.13.15  LiveScience  ||  Interesting

Low-intensity ultrasound accelerates healing of skin ulcers/bedsores
7.13.15  University of Sheffield  ||  Health

Extinct volcano cluster discovered off the coast of Sydney
7.13.15  University of New South Wales  ||  Earth

Brief: nostalgia fosters creativity through openness to experience
7.11.15  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Galaxies can die early when star-making gas is suddenly ejected
7.11.15  ICRAR  ||  Space

Slab of rock found in Russia may be a Bronze Age sundial/moondial
7.11.15  LiveScience  ||  Interesting

Potential for uric acid to lessen women's disability after stroke
7.11.15  American Heart Association  ||  Health

Possible superluminous supernova ASASSN-15lh is brightest yet detected
7.10.15  NewScientist  ||  Space

Evidence suggests closing eyes improves memory recall ability
7.10.15  University of Surrey  ||  Interesting

2800-year-old Uratian-era religious stelas dedicated to Haldi found in Van
7.10.15  Hurriyet Daily News  ||  Interesting

Composition of fatty acids in cell membranes changes throughout the day
7.10.15  University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna  ||  Health

Role of molecular vibrations in making photosynthesis efficient
7.10.15  Vienna University of Technology  ||  Earth

Supermassive black hole being reinvigorated after dormancy in NGC 660
7.09.15  Royal Astronomical Society  ||  Space

Research on how the brain detects/assesses confidence in voices
7.09.15  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Exhibit about influences on and from the Kongo Kingdom's art/traditions
7.09.15  ArtDaily  ||  Interesting

Vitamin A directs immunes cell to proper locations in the intestines
7.09.15  Purdue University  ||  Health

Flowers use scent and nectar to manipulate pollinators/herbivores
7.09.15  Max Planck Society  ||  Earth

Learning abstract facts gives children a feeling of already knowing it
7.08.15  University of Illinois  ||  Interesting

Powerful radio jets more common in dense regions of dark matter
7.08.15  Royal Astronomical Society  ||  Space

2000 gold spirals from the Bronze Age found near Boeslunde in Zealand
7.08.15  Copenhagen Post  ||  Interesting

Peppermint oil and cinnamon could be utilized to treat/heal chronic wounds
7.08.15  American Chemical Society  ||  Health

Plant's memories influence seeds to germinate at optimal time
7.08.15  University of York  ||  Earth

Analysis of five dimensions/factors that influence consumer commitment
7.07.15  Rice University  ||  Interesting

Imaging a massive celestial loop and dust ring around Lambda Orionis
7.07.15  Royal Astronomical Society  ||  Space

Project aims to date the variety of Aboriginal rock art in Kimberley
7.07.15  ScienceNetwork WA  ||  Interesting

Tumor-inhibiting substance in marine sponge Mycale henscheli
7.07.15  Victoria University of Wellington  ||  Health

Distinctive sounds produced by different types of glacial ice loss
7.07.15  American Geophysical Union  ||  Earth

Evidence for a large population of hidden supermassive black holes
7.06.15  NASA  ||  Space

Research on the optimally efficient gap between study sessions
7.06.15  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Re-examining evidence of a Solomonic Gate and complex at Gezer
7.06.15  Biblical Archaeology Society  ||  Interesting

Tequila plant sweetener helps reduce blood sugar and acts as a fiber
7.06.15  American Chemical Society  ||  Health

Improved production of biodegradable plastic made cheaper/greener
7.06.15  KU Leuven  ||  Earth

Public follows positive grain-related messages over fear-or-loss ones
7.04.15  Cornell University  ||  Interesting

X-ray properties of young stars in the star cluster NGC 1333
7.04.15  NASA  ||  Space

Article about the decline of Pompeii and need for preservation/restoration
7.04.15  Smithsonian Magazine  ||  Interesting

Soy protein lunasin shown to inhibit growth of certain cancerous cells
7.04.15  US Department of Agriculture  ||  Health

Brief: influencing occurrence of mind wandering while reading
7.03.15  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Upcoming interaction between a pulsar and the Be star MT91 213
7.03.15  University of Manchester  ||  Space

Find at Shiga ruins indicates Buddhist site-cleansing ritual
7.03.15  Asahi Shimbun  ||  Interesting

Amaranth grain seeds may help prevent chronic diseases
7.03.15  Institute of Food Technologists  ||  Heath

Re-examining how major porphyry copper deposits form
7.03.15  Earth Magazine  ||  Earth

Traders take more risks when hormones are released from stress/competition
7.02.15  Imperial College London  ||  Interesting

Magellanic Cloud appears to be larger than previously estimated
7.02.15  National Optical Astronomy Observatory  ||  Space

Gold sun disc discovered at Monkton Farleigh on display, 4400 years old
7.02.15  Wiltshire Museum  ||  Interesting

Anxiety increases risk of gastrointestinal infection/long-term complications
7.02.15  Flanders Institute for Biotechnology  ||  Health

Volcanic lightning provides insight into the plasmasphere
7.02.15  Institute of Physics  ||  Earth

Active galactic nucleus signals may not reliably indicate black hole mergers
7.01.15  CAASTRO  ||  Space

Grammar can influence perception of motion even when not speaking
7.01.15  Max Planck Society  ||  Interesting

Evidence of civilization at buried ancient sites in Bezenjan
7.01.15  Iran Daily  ||  Interesting

Yoga/meditation for menopausal symptoms in breast cancer survivors
7.01.15  Wiley  ||  Health

Producing fuel and chemicals from steel plant exhaust gases
7.01.15  Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft  ||  Earth

Effect of social norms/financial incentives on market participants' behavior
6.30.15  University of Toronto  ||  Interesting

Binary stars of MY Camelopardalis on course to merge into supermassive star
6.30.15  University of Alicante  ||  Space

Stone circle and ceramic urns discovered at fortress near Ropotamo River
6.30.15  Archaeology in Bulgaria  ||  Intersting

Link between vitamin D deficiency and young children developing rickets
6.30.15  University of Otago  ||  Health

Plants utilize vitamin C to overcome photo-inhibition/light-stress
6.30.15  Okayama University  ||  Earth

Article on how unconscious priming can trigger attraction/desire
6.29.15  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Confirming existence of the most diffuse class of galaxies known to date
6.29.15  Keck Observatory  ||  Space

4000-year-old Mochica temple/pre-Inca tombs found in Lambayeque Region
6.29.15  Peru This Week  ||  Interesting

Umbilical cord technique improves blood flow in cesarean-delivered infants
6.29.15  National Institutes of Health  ||  Health

Atmospheric conditions/mechanisms that lead to sprite formation
6.29.15  Florida Institute of Technology  ||  Earth

Brief: perceived error detection in dual-task conditions
6.27.15  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Utilizing light echo rings to determine location of Circinus X-1
6.27.15  NASA  ||  Space

Painted tombs of two priests from Sixth Dynasty uncovered in Saqqara
6.27.15  Ahram Online  ||  Interesting

Green tea compound triggers cycle that kills oral cancer cells
6.27.15  Pennsylvania State University  ||  Health

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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