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Article about the power of touch and what various gestures reveal
3.15.13  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Observation of one of the youngest supernova remnants in the Milky Way
3.15.13  NASA  ||  Space

More Sekhmet statues unearthed at Amenhotep III's temple in Egypt
3.15.13  Ahram Online  ||  Interesting

Indian plant compound could play key role in death of cancer cells
3.15.13  Georgia Regents University  ||  Health

Chemical pollutants threaten health around the Arctic
3.15.13  European Research Media Center  ||  Earth

Research about how mindfulness can improve self-knowledge
3.14.13  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Particle finding brings insight into the early developing Universe
3.14.13  Virginia Tech University  ||  Space

Bronze age donkey ritual burial site uncovered at Tel Haror in Israel
3.14.13  Public Library of Science  ||  Interesting

Series of studies examine acupuncture's mechanisms of action
3.14.13  Georgetown University  ||  Health

Perceptions of greater power often leads to dehumanization
3.14.13  University of Colorado  ||  Interesting

Distant planetary system revealed to be a super-sized solar system
3.14.13  University of Toronto  ||  Space

Earth's electrical heartbeat-like current measured in clouds
3.14.13  University of Reading  ||  Earth

Perception of future events often seem closer than those in the past
3.13.13  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Bursts of star formation happened earlier in the Universe than thought
3.13.13  California Institute of Technology  ||  Space

One of the smallest Buddhist temples in the world discovered in Damagou
3.13.13  China Central Television  ||  Interesting

Paving the way for greater use of ancient herbal medicines
3.13.13  American Chemical Society  ||  Health

Well-healed faults produce high-frequency earthquake seismic waves
3.13.13  Earth Magazine  ||  Earth

Materialists tend not to be happier when purchasing life experiences
3.12.13  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Analyzing emissions coming from the base of black hole jets
3.12.13  European Space Agency  ||  Space

Wool scrap leads to 1600 year old Christian church finding in Maryport
3.12.13  Times & Star  ||  Interesting

Bitter melon juice may have protective properties against pancreatic cancer
3.12.13  University of Colorado  ||  Health

Benefits from giving/service on health and life longevity
3.12.13  University of Buffalo  ||  Interesting

Rare triple quasar system identified at the center of a galaxy
3.12.13  Royal Astronomical Society  ||  Space

Theory of crystal formation seemingly complete again
3.12.13  Eindhoven University of Technology  ||  Earth

Closest star system to the Sun discovered since a century ago
3.11.13  Pennsylvania State University  ||  Space

Article about the methods by which false memories can be instilled in someone
3.11.13  Scientific American  ||  Interesting

Ancient ironworks site near Angkor unearthed
3.11.13  Cambodia Daily  ||  Interesting

Aspirin intake lowers risk of developing melanoma cancer
3.11.13  Wiley  ||  Health

Unusual behavior in Earth's inner core analyzed
3.11.13  Natural Environment Research Council  ||  Earth

Advertisement placement should reflect cultural conceptions of time
3.09.13  University of Chicago  ||  Interesting

Stars in metal-rich galactic areas explode more violently
3.09.13  Tsinghua University  ||  Space

Project aims to research/preserve the Temple of the Winged Lions in Petra
3.09.13  Antiquity  ||  Interesting

Green tea extract interferes with formation of Alzheimer's plaques
3.09.13  University of Michigan  ||  Health

Global research about the connection between emotion and health
3.08.13  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Probing the outflow from a developing young protostar
3.08.13  Harvard-Smithsonian  ||  Space

Ancient rock art at Panther Cave in Texas illuminated in 3D
3.08.13  Past Horizons Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Fiber has a significant impact on heart health
3.08.13  University of Alabama at Birmingham  ||  Health

Algae in volcanic sulfur pools could advance medicine/bioremediation
3.08.13  Michigan State University  ||  Earth

Ethical mindset tends to predict patterns of moral behavior
3.07.13  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Improvements in measuring the Universe, distance measured to nearby galaxy
3.07.13  European Southern Observatory  ||  Space

Evidence of 9000 year old unknown civilization at the Arabian Peninsula
3.07.13  British Broadcasting Company  ||  Interesting

Exercise shields children from harmful effects of stress
3.07.13  The Endocrine Society  ||  Health

Numerous lizard species are facing mass extinction
3.07.13  University of Exeter  ||  Earth

Beliefs in being unlucky associated with deficits in executive functioning
3.06.13  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Negating the paradox of the black hole firewall at an event horizon
3.06.13  University of York  ||  Space

Finding could affirm legendary crystal sunstone used by Norse seafarers
3.06.13  Agence France-Presse  ||  Interesting

Excessive salt in diet can trigger autoimmune diseases
3.06.13  Yale University  ||  Health

Expertise paired with social standing may often predict ethical tendencies
3.06.13  Colorado State University  ||  Interesting

Light-travel-time effect utilized in detecting a double binary star
3.06.13  Universe Today  ||  Space

Advance in re-engineering photosynthesis to make compounds/ingredients
3.06.13  American Chemical Society  ||  Earth

Light has the potential to be used to help diagnose and treat disease
3.06.13  Monash University  ||  Technology

Acts of ostracizing affects the doer in negative ways similar to the victim
3.05.13  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Observation shows how gravitational lensing illuminate distant galaxies
3.05.13  Hubble ESA  ||  Space

Excavations at Rimrock Draw in Oregon reveal ancient Paleoindian site
3.05.13  Popular Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Analysis of the benefits from fish/omega-3s in lowering blood pressure
3.05.13  University of Jena  ||  Health

Natural soil antibiotics are a viable alternative to farm chemicals
3.05.13  Washington State University  ||  Earth

Impact of self-enhancement bias on decision-making and in social circles
3.04.13  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

More about how black holes are growing faster than expected
3.04.13  University of Central Lancashire  ||  Space

Research about the Inca's sacrificial victims in Peru between 1450-1532
3.04.13  Past Horizons Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Multivitamins have potential to enhance energy and mood
3.04.13  Swinburne University of Technology  ||  Health

Hypnosis study reveals secrets of unexplained paralysis
3.04.13  Cardiff University  ||  Interesting

Overview of many factors that affect the habitability of exomoons
3.04.13  Astrobiology Magazine  ||  Space

A third radiation belt can sometimes appear around Earth
3.04.13  NASA  ||  Earth

Study briefing about cognitive processes underlying unconscious thought
3.02.13  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Simple view of gravity does not fully explain star distribution in clusters
3.02.13  Kavli Foundation  ||  Space

Stone structures/artifacts on display from time of Herod's rule in Judaea
3.02.13  Popular Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Whole grains are fundamental to the prevention of chronic disease
3.02.13  Diamond Light Source  ||  Health

Long-lost continent found and located under the Indian Ocean
3.02.13  Nature  ||  Earth

Experience/sensory perception factors predict distress after sleep paralysis
3.01.13  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Mysterious structure identified in the disk of matter around a black hole
3.01.13  ||  Space

Mexican mural experts aid ancient Egyptian funerary complex restoration
3.01.13  Past Horizons Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Zinc helps against infection and prevents excess inflammation
3.01.13  Ohio State University  ||  Health

Effects from light pulses on the structure of a crystal
3.01.13  Max Planck Society  ||  Earth

Research about background music subconsciously influencing behavior
2.28.13  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Details from two white dwarf explosions add insight about the expanding Universe
2.28.13  Southern Methodist University  ||  Space

Evidence of Mesopotamian activity on the island of Failaka 4000 years ago
2.28.13  Archaeology Magazine  ||  Interesting

Grape seed and skin extract protects kidneys from high-fat diet damage
2.28.13  Canadian Science Publishing  ||  Health

Impartiality is almost impossible to obtain even with designated rules
2.28.13  Rice University  ||  Interesting

Giant protoplanet candidate identified in a stellar womb for the first time
2.28.13  European Southern Observatory  ||  Space

River manipulation/regulation negatively effects land-living animals
2.28.13  Omea University  ||  Earth

First analysis of the spin rate of a supermassive black hole
2.27.13  NASA  ||  Space

Article about how imagination can merge with perception to distort reality
2.27.13  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Organically grown tomatoes are richer in nutrients than conventionally grown
2.27.13  Public Library of Science  ||  Health

Exploring the Himalaya Mountains to uncover its archaeological prehistory
2.27.13  University of York  ||  Interesting

Persistent negative attitude can undo effectiveness of phobia treatment
2.27.13  Ohio State University  ||  Interesting

Observation reveals details of an old binary star in an exotic nebula
2.27.13  Royal Astronomical Society  ||  Space

Estimates reduce amount of suitable land available for biofuel production
2.27.13  American Chemical Society  ||  Earth

Research overview of how emotions influence consumer decision-making
2.26.13  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Observations in 3-D of the outflow from an active galactic nucleus
2.26.13  National Astronomical Observatory JP  ||  Space

Eros mosaic from the Roman/Byzantine era found in a southern Turkish city
2.26.13  Hurriyet Daily News  ||  Interesting

Mushroom-supplemented soybean extract has therapeutic use for prostate cancer
2.26.13  University of California  ||  Health

Analysis reveals integrative self-knowledge protects against heart disease
2.26.13  Taylor & Francis  ||  Interesting

Article about species crossing the sea on rafts made of human debris
2.26.13  Earth Magazine  ||  Earth

Anticipation of pain can alter perception of the stimulus
2.25.13  Research Council of Norway  ||  Interesting

Nearby ancient star identified to be almost as old as the Universe
2.25.13  Universe Today  ||  Space

Preventive effects on the heart from a mediterranean diet with nuts/olive oil
2.25.13  New England Journal of Medicine  ||  Health

Deciphering ancient rock art located in El Salvador's coastal mountains
2.25.13  National Geographic Society  ||  Interesting

Amphibian study shows how biodiversity protects against disease
2.25.13  University of Colorado  ||  Earth

Role of iterated reasoning thought patterns on social dynamics/behavior cycles
2.23.13  Public Library of Science  ||  Interesting

Mechanisms of how black holes shape the growth/death of stars around them
2.23.13  University of Texas  ||  Space

Project focuses on the Hypostyle Hall at the Temple of Karnak in Egypt
2.23.13  University of Memphis  ||  Interesting

Resveratrol shows promise to protect cognition and hearing
2.23.13  Henry Ford Health System  ||  Health

Study Brief: nonconscious goals can shape what people want to feel
2.22.13  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Stellar motions in the Milky Way's outer halo shed light on its evolution
2.22.13  Space Telescope Science Institute  ||  Space

Over 300 prehistoric clay figurines of varying forms unearthed in Greece
2.22.13  University of Southampton  ||  Interesting

Experiment shows creation of star-shaped gravity waves
2.22.13  LiveScience  ||  Earth

Chinese herbal medicine compound has potential to prevent/treat Alzheimer's
2.22.13  IOS Press  ||  Health

Analysis of the semantic code for words used in language communication
2.22.13  University of Bristol  ||  Interesting

Diagnosing the emission variability of an active galaxy's nucleus
2.22.13  Harvard-Smithsonian  ||  Space

Global research about the feeling from giving rather than getting
2.21.13  American Psychological Association  ||  Interesting

Study models attempt to recreate conditions surrounding dying stars
2.21.13  University of Cambridge  ||  Space

Diet rich in omega-3s can inhibit growth of breast cancer tumors
2.21.13  University of Guelph  ||  Health

Excavating the ancient sites on the Iranian island of Qeshm
2.21.13  Circle of Ancient Iranian Studies  ||  Interesting

Bees and flowers communicate using electric fields
2.21.13  University of Bristol  ||  Earth

Recovery from poor performance often triggered by out-group criticism
2.20.13  University of Exeter  ||  Interesting

Analyzing the Solar System's chemical recipe to understand its evolution
2.20.13  Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory  ||  Space

Excavation of the ancient Indus Valley Civilization site at Rakhigarhi
2.20.13  Popular Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Vitamin C intake is beneficial against the common cold
2.20.13  University of Helsinki  ||  Health

Nearby star sheds light on heating mechanisms of stars similar to the Sun
2.20.13  European Space Agency  ||  Space

Perception of power influences short-term/long-term decisions
2.20.13  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Ancient Egyptian blue pigment has telecommunication/security ink uses
2.20.13  American Chemical Society  ||  Technology

Study attempts to trace toxic particulate air pollution to its source
2.20.13  University of California  ||  Earth

People are subconsciously aware when thinking with the cognitive miser bias
2.19.13  Springer  ||  Interesting

Analyzing the detection rate of giant planets around various kinds of stars
2.19.13  Universe Today  ||  Space

Insight into the lost Beothuk nation's spiritual beliefs and practices
2.19.13  Past Horizons Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Resistant starch foods in a diet help prevent colorectal cancer
2.19.13  University of Colorado  ||  Health

Heartbeat and breathing often synchronize between lovers in close proximity
2.19.13  University of California  ||  Interesting

Research about the spins of black holes found at the nuclei of galaxies
2.19.13  Harvard-Smithsonian  ||  Space

Projections indicate uneven global sea-level rise in the future
2.19.13  Natural Environment Research Council  ||  Earth

Latest findings about the acceleration of cosmic particles in space
2.18.13  European Space Agency  ||  Space

Billboard-driving study shows how behavior can be subconsciously influenced
2.18.13  University of Alberta  ||  Interesting

Low-arsenic rice discovered in Bangladesh has additional health benefits
2.18.13  IOS Press  ||  Health

Buddhist temple ruins uncovered in the Taklimakan desert, 1500 years old
2.18.13  China Central Television  ||  Interesting

Effects from climate change differ at the Arctic/Antarctic regions
2.18.13  University of Western Australia  ||  Earth

Study Brief: effectiveness of various message framing methods
2.16.13  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Rare supernova explosion may have created Milky Way's youngest black hole
2.16.13  NASA  ||  Space

Huehueteotl sculpture and temple stelae found at the Pyramid of the Sun
2.16.13  ArtDaily  ||  Interesting

Fruits and vegetables can help protect the kidneys
2.16.13  CJASN  ||  Health

Research about the influence of cosmic rays on cloud droplet formation
2.16.13  Pacific Northwest National Laboratory  ||  Earth

Asteroid prevention system utilizes the Sun to vaporize any threats
2.16.13  University of California  ||  Technology

How societal structures are designed to connect with innate human traits
2.15.13  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Galactic gas cloud help identify hidden black holes
2.15.13  Universe Today  ||  Space

Burial chamber monument unearthed in Switzerland, 5000 years old
2.15.13  Past Horizons Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Study finds a spoonful of cinnamon has potential to improve health
2.15.13  Ball State University  ||  Health

News briefs: ambivalence/body movements, visual salience affects thoughts
2.15.13  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interestsing

Avoiding virus dangers while utilizing wild plants for biofuel use
2.15.13  Michigan State University  ||  Earth

Evidence that cosmic rays come from the aftermath of exploding stars
2.15.13  European Southern Observatory  ||  Space

Manuka honey is effective in the treatment of chronic wound infections
2.14.13  University of Technology Sydney  ||  Health

Research about the positive/negative impact of conformity on group behavior
2.14.13  Baylor University  ||  Interesting

Different theory emerges about King Tut's lineage in ancient Egypt
2.14.13  Harvard University  ||  Interesting

Saturn's moonlets could hold clues to planet formation processes
2.14.13  Loughborough University  ||  Space

Sewage lagoons remove most pharmaceuticals (but not all) from the water
2.14.13  University of Illinois  ||  Earth

Findings reveal that unconscious brain activity improves decision-making
2.13.13  Carnegie Mellon University  ||  Interesting

Observation of a bright star cluster next to a dark cloud in Sagittarius
2.13.13  European Southern Observatory  ||  Space

Temple uncovered in the wing of a pyramid in Peru, over 5000 years old
2.13.13  Agence France-Presse  ||  Interesting

Study on the neural mechanisms of meditation and its health benefits
2.13.13  Brown University  ||  Health

Probability/quantum physics link poses problem for multiple Universe theories
2.13.13  University of California  ||  Space

Ideas from out-group members are often rejected regardless of quality
2.13.13  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Measurements show fresh water losses in Middle East regions
2.13.13  NASA  ||  Earth

People lacking restraint tend to be attracted to others with discipline
2.12.13  Scientific American  ||  Interesting

Hypervelocity stars identified moving through the Milky Way
2.12.13  ||  Space

New archaeological site unearthed in Ras Al Khaimah, 4000 years old
2.12.13  Gulf News  ||  Interesting

Low vitamin D levels may increase risk of type 1 diabetes
2.12.13  Harvard University  ||  Health

Rising acidity in oceans is worsening the toxicity levels
2.12.13  Natural Environment Research Council  ||  Earth

Anxiety about relationships may weaken the immune system
2.11.13  Ohio State University  ||  Interesting

Young binary star observation reveals early processes in binary systems
2.11.13  University of Massachusetts  ||  Space

Dead Sea cave yields new artifacts from the Second Temple period
2.11.13  Popular Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Unchecked antibiotic use in animals is affecting global human/animal health
2.11.13  Michigan State University  ||  Health

Potential programs developed to help protect against biodiversity loss
2.11.13  Cardiff University  ||  Earth

Study Brief: subconscious learning of perceptual cues during tasks
2.09.13  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Massive stellar winds are made of tiny fragmented pieces
2.09.13  European Space Agency  ||  Space

Excavating some of the ancient monumental facade tombs in Petra
2.09.13  Current World Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Olive oil component reduces inflammation and increases blood flow
2.09.13  Journal of Leukocyte Biology  ||  Health

Article on the tendency of organizing knowledge to fit preconceived views
2.08.13  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Image reveals insight into planet formation, constraints from host stars
2.08.13  National Astronomical Observatory JP  ||  Space

Thirty-five ancient pyramids and artifacts discovered in Sudan necropolis
2.08.13  LiveScience  ||  Interesting

Natural chemicals in green tea/red wine hinder Alzheimer's progression
2.08.13  University of Leeds  ||  Health

Varying sizes of brain waves contribute to information processing
2.08.13  RIKEN  ||  Interesting

Study demonstrates plants perform altruistic-like actions
2.08.13  University of Colorado  ||  Earth

Strobe-like flashes detected in a suspected binary protostar
2.07.13  NASA  ||  Space

Analyzing the link between truthfulness and communication in interactions
2.07.13  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Figurines and sarcophagus uncovered inside Djehuty's tomb in Egypt
2.07.13  Ahram Online  ||  Interesting

Blended drinks with soy/whey and casein promote muscle growth/repair
2.07.13  University of Texas  ||  Health

New class of powerful medicines may be living at the bottom of the sea
2.07.13  Oregon Health & Science University  ||  Earth

Article about brain networks/cognition modes that underly thought processes
2.06.13  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Massive stellar bursts indicate impending supernova explosions
2.06.13  Carnegie Institute  ||  Space

Maya pyramid at Kiuic dates back 2700 years, other ruins uncovered
2.06.13  USA Today  ||  Interesting

A regular walk can decrease the risk of developing a major illness
2.06.13  University of Bath  ||  Health

Research into the dangers of positive stereotypes on cognition
2.06.13  Duke University  ||  Interesting

Seagull Nebula image demonstrates ability to detect star formation
2.06.13  European Southern Observatory  ||  Space

India collided and joined with Asia 10 million years later than estimated
2.06.13  Massachusetts Institute of Technology  ||  Earth

Distance often affects preferences for the size of a set of options
2.05.13  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Retention model attempts to explain the ribbon at edge of the Solar System
2.05.13  NASA  ||  Space

Overview of various discoveries at the ancient site of Knossos
2.05.13  Current World Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Vitamin D/omega-3 help clear the brain of plaques found in Alzheimer's
2.05.13  University of California  ||  Health

Tendency to fear has strong political influence on issues
2.05.13  Brown University  ||  Interesting

Observation of the Messier 106 spiral galaxy reveals hidden properties
2.05.13  Hubble ESA  ||  Space

Biochemical technique could aid in the recovery of gold from mine waste
2.05.13  Nature  ||  Earth

More areas in the brain respond to perceptions of fear/panic than thought
2.04.13  University of Iowa  ||  Interesting

Super-Earth planets may be misidentified and are like mini-Neptunes
2.04.13  Royal Astronomical Society  ||  Space

Latest excavations open new chapter in the study of the Assyrian Empire
2.04.13  University of Cambridge  ||  Interesting

How uncertainty is linked to fairness and its influence on behavior
2.04.13  Harvard University  ||  Interesting

Grape polyphenols counteract negative effects from fructose
2.04.13  HealthDay  ||  Health

Bacteria at extreme altitudes could influence clouds/precipitation
2.04.13  Nature  ||  Earth

Study Brief: emotional ambivalence increases judgment accuracy
2.02.13  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Superbubble displays brighter than expected stellar effervescence
2.02.13  NASA  ||  Space

Recovered fragments complete Lion Man figurine from a Paleolithic site
2.02.13  Archaeology Magazine  ||  Interesting

Overview of various herbs/supplements that benefit cognition/brain
2.02.13  Psychology Today  ||  Health

Moon base concept developed, utilizes 3D printing
2.02.13  European Space Agency  ||  Technology

Analysis of where the the missing dwarf galaxies are according to models
2.01.13  Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics  ||  Space

Grammar of language influences mood/mental closeness to past events
2.01.13  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Artifacts and heads found at a site in Lake Xaltocan, 1300 years old
2.01.13  Past Horizons Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Beer's bitter compounds have health benefits, useful for new medicines
2.01.13  University of Washington  ||  Health

Identifying the mechanisms that heat the Sun's corona
2.01.13  Harvard-Smithsonian  ||  Space

News briefs: attentional tracking, false beliefs about object identity
2.01.13  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Brief mission will gather data on Earth's auroral winds
2.01.13  NASA  ||  Earth

Priming a belief in moral realism often prompts better behavior
1.31.13  Boston College  ||  Interesting

New method developed to measure the mass of supermassive black holes
1.31.13  Oxford University  ||  Space

Article gives update about excavations at the ancient city of Karkemish
1.31.13  New York Times  ||  Interesting

Nutritional supplement may help prevent Alzheimer's
1.31.13  University of Virginia  ||  Health

Underwater robots aid in detection of Earth's hidden faults
1.31.13  MBARI  ||  Technology

Good mood improves decision-making/working memory in older adults
1.30.13  Ohio State University  ||  Interesting

Research on nearby star TW Hydrae's massive protoplanetary disk
1.30.13  European Space Agency  ||  Space

Analysis of the Poverty Point mound in Louisiana, dates back 3200 years
1.30.13  Washington University STL  ||  Interesting

Studying how stem cells boost the heart's natural repair mechanisms
1.30.13  Cedars-Sinai  ||  Health

Impact of solar activity variability on terrestrial climate
1.30.13  NASA  ||  Earth

Conflicting cultural identities may contribute to political radicalism
1.29.13  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Observations reveal two new views of Andromeda Galaxy
1.29.13  NASA  ||  Space

Analyzing/restoring the first ancient Buddhist texts, found in Gandhara
1.29.13  Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich  ||  Interesting

Brain rhythms linked to mechanism that helps with sense of location
1.29.13  University of Edinburgh  ||  Interesting

Study about yoga's positive effects on psychiatric disorders
1.29.13  Frontiers  ||  Health

Weak solar wind causes ionosphere of Venus to form a tail-like shape
1.29.13  European Space Agency  ||  Space

Marginal lands have potential use in cultivating alternative energy
1.29.13  Michigan State University  ||  Earth

Complex panel of 1000 year old petroglyphs uncovered in Nayarit
1.28.13  ArtDaily  ||  Interesting

Memory beliefs affect actual performance of cognition and memory
1.28.13  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Companion stars and other factors establish retrograde orbiting planets
1.28.13  National Astronomical Observatory JP  ||  Space

Deep-fried foods associated with an increased prostate cancer risk
1.28.13  Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center  ||  Health

Human produced waste heat influences the atmosphere throughout Earth
1.28.13  National Center for Atmospheric Research  ||  Earth

People consistently overestimate the happiness new purchases will bring
1.26.13  University of Chicago  ||  Interesting

Red explosions reveal the workings of a celestial event involving binary stars
1.26.13  University of Alberta  ||  Space

Analyzing a solar map and other petroglyphs in the Paraguayan jungle
1.26.13  Past Horizons Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Yogurt consumption can help keep blood pressure low
1.26.13  Tufts University  ||  Health

Article about the dangers of solar storms on Earth and the power grid
1.26.13  Earth Magazine  ||  Earth

Tendencies of the ways people make judgments about individuals and groups
1.25.13  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Ongoing research gives clues to the structure and history of the Milky Way
1.25.13  National Radio Astronomy Observatory  ||  Space

Five tombs unearthed at King Amenhotep II's temple in Egypt
1.25.13  Ahram Online  ||  Interesting

Berry consumption has potential to decrease heart attack risk
1.25.13  American Heart Association  ||  Health

Miniature tractor beam created, a beam of light that attracts objects
1.25.13  University of St Andrews  ||  Technology

Firm false beliefs tend to persist even after corrections
1.24.13  Ohio State University  ||  Interesting

Three dimensional map brings insights about remnants from star explosions
1.24.13  Plataforma SINC  ||  Space

Excavation at the Bronze Age site of greater Megiddo in Israel
1.24.13  Popular Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Fruit/vegetable consumption often has positive effect on mood/well-being
1.24.13  University of Otago  ||  Health

Reliance on the visual system to determine causality is stronger than thought
1.24.13  New York University  ||  Interesting

Nearest red supergiant star Betelgeuse on path for a potential collision
1.24.13  European Space Agency  ||  Space

Dung beetles navigate at night using the Milky Way
1.24.13  University of the Witwatersrand  ||  Earth

Studying how cells coordinate together to heal wounds
1.24.13  Rice University  ||  Health

Measurement of how the Universe has cooled down since its origin
1.23.13  CSIRO  ||  Space

Factors of constraint/psychological distance often affect decision-making
1.23.13  University of Guelph  ||  Interesting

Calorie restriction effects on chromosomes, longevity/cancer protection
1.23.13  Public Library of Science  ||  Health

Recent archaeological finds at Kazakhstan clarify historical record
1.23.13  Open Society Institute  ||  Interesting

Analysis of a star forming region in Orion filled with cosmic gas/dust
1.23.13  European Southern Observatory  ||  Space

Subconscious primings of tough times trigger high-calorie food intake
1.22.13  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Vitamin D holds promise in combatting a deadly breast cancer
1.22.13  Saint Louis University  ||  Health

Ancient city of Myra and Byzantine chapel found preserved underground
1.22.13  New York Times  ||  Interesting

Precise measurements indicate the most ancient known star
1.22.13  Nature  ||  Space

Antibacterial agent used in soaps found in increasing amounts in lakes
1.22.13  University of Minnesota  ||  Earth

Study gives a view on altruism/kindness origins in a societal context
1.22.13  Princeton University  ||  Interesting

Nearby gamma ray burst may have irradiated Earth in the 8th century
1.21.13  Royal Astronomical Society  ||  Earth

Research on how unethical behavior causes one to forget moral information
1.21.13  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Effects from galactic winds on galaxy evolution/inter-galactic medium
1.21.13  National Astronomical Observatory JP  ||  Space

Artifacts and objects found in Mexico's Laguna del Sol, 700 years old
1.21.13  ArtDaily  ||  Interesting

Grape seed extract improves treatments on some forms of cancer cells
1.21.13  University of Colorado  ||  Health

How certain cues can subconsciously influence unfamiliar product purchases
1.19.13  University of Chicago  ||  Interesting

Potential dark matter walls may be detected when Earth moves through one
1.19.13  NewScientist  ||  Space

Archaeological findings reveal ancient Balkan civilizations
1.19.13  Southeast European Times  ||  Interesting

Research targets the health benefits from seaweed
1.19.13  European Research Media Center  ||  Health

News briefs: linguistics/visual perception, role of bias on attention
1.18.13  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Shaman stones over 4000 years old found near Boquete in Panama
1.18.13  Smithsonian Institution  ||  Interesting

Largest-known spiral galaxy identified in observation
1.18.13  NASA  ||  Space

Nutritional factors that help preserve muscle and strength during aging
1.18.13  International Osteoporosis Foundation  ||  Health

Study suggests the average voter is unable to accurately assess politicians
1.18.13  Cambridge University  ||  Interesting

Researching the volcanism that shaped Earth's early history
1.18.13  Carnegie Institution  ||  Earth

Impact of feeling threatened on behaviors towards in-group/out-group members
1.17.13  Scientific American  ||  Interesting

Supermassive black holes are growing faster than expected
1.17.13  Swinburne University of Technology  ||  Space

Discovery sheds light on the ancient capital of Shiloh in Israel
1.17.13  Jewish Press  ||  Interesting

Mindfulness meditation can help relieve chronic inflammation
1.17.13  University of Wisconsin  ||  Health

Plastics and the chemicals they absorb pose double threat to marine life
1.17.13  University of California  ||  Earth

Article about motivated ignorance in a societal/individual context
1.16.13  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Observation reveals stars emerging from a stellar nursery
1.16.13  European Southern Observatory  ||  Space

Excavation of an ancient Greek site at the Maritsa River in Bulgaria
1.16.13  Popular Archaeology  ||  Interesting

BPA chemical linked to potential adverse effects on heart/kidneys
1.16.13  New York University  ||  Health

Newly developed surfaces repel most known liquids
1.16.13  American Chemical Society  ||  Technology

Impulsive tendencies often linked with a lack of future thinking
1.15.13  Scientific American  ||  Interesting

Insights gathered about the process leading up to a nova event
1.15.13  University of York  ||  Space

Searching for the lost royal city of Nubia in northern Sudan
1.15.13  University of Michigan  ||  Interesting

Overview of foods/ingredients that benefit cognition/memory
1.15.13  Institute of Food Technologists  ||  Health

Observation of two black holes to analyze surprising brightness properties
1.15.13  NASA  ||  Space

Negative media coverage influences strategic change in businesses
1.15.13  University of Illinois  ||  Interesting

Black carbon has greater impact on climate than previously assessed
1.15.13  International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme  ||  Earth

Study overview of how visual cues affect musical quality judgments
1.14.13  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Research on dark energy being dynamic/varying in an accelerating Universe
1.14.13  Basque Research  ||  Space

Ancient clay artifact inscribed to Priapus unearthed in Sozopol
1.14.13  Sofia Globe  ||  Interesting

Fast food linked to increased asthma risk in children
1.14.13  Agence France-Presse  ||  Health

What traveling close to the speed of light would look like
1.14.13  University of Leicester  ||  Technology

Childhood environments can influence spending habits in stressful times
1.14.13  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

New structure belonging to the Milky Way Galaxy identified
1.14.13  Harvard-Smithsonian  ||  Space

Tree diversity contributes to greater variety of ecosystem services
1.14.13  Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences  ||  Earth

Direct and indirect effects of thought suppression on personal choice
1.12.13  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Neutron star Vela may shed light on some of the Universe's densest matter
1.12.13  NASA  ||  Space

Uruk exhibition displays findings from the ancient city, 5000 years old
1.12.13  National Museums in Berlin  ||  Interesting

Fruit and vegetable flavanoids provide heart protecting benefits
1.12.13  ScienceNetwork WA  ||  Health

Research briefs: estimations/judgments, social cognition/action understanding
1.11.13  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Largest structure in the Universe known to date identified
1.11.13  Royal Astronomical Society  ||  Space

Restoring a Buddhist monastery on the trans-Himalayan salt trade route
1.11.13  Past Horizons Archaeology  ||  Interesting

High fiber diet prevents progression of prostate cancer
1.11.13  University of Colorado  ||  Health

Habit experiment examines conscious and unconscious systems
1.11.13  Brandeis University  ||  Interesting

Cloud near the Galactic Center may hold clues to how stars are born
1.11.13  California Institute of Technology  ||  Space

River salinization across the Earth is turning into a global problem
1.11.13  University of Barcelona  ||  Earth

Study reveals time pressure enhances thrill of the moment
1.10.13  Karlsruhe Institute of Technology   ||  Interesting

Observation of a globular cluster containing stars with unusual properties
1.10.13  European Southern Observatory  ||  Space

Teotihuacans used cosmetics as part of after-death ritual
1.10.13  Past Horizons Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Mindfulness meditation reduces symptoms from many conditions
1.10.13  Scientific American  ||  Interesting

Findings show the heart generates new cells after birth
1.10.13  Boston Children's Hospital  ||  Health

Analysis of a brown dwarf star's atmosphere
1.10.13  University of Arizona  ||  Space

The role of airborne dust at Earth's rapidly warming poles
1.10.13  Columbia University  ||  Earth

Small price differences make options seem more similar, eases decisions
1.09.13  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Discovery of most ancient supernova yet for measuring cosmic history
1.09.13  Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory  ||  Space

Eight million dog mummies found at the Saqqara necropolis in Egypt
1.09.13  Ahram Online  ||  Interesting

Used coffee grounds are a rich source of antioxidants
1.09.13  American Chemical Society  ||  Health

Plastics will pollute the oceans for hundreds of years
1.09.13  University of New South Wales  ||  Earth

People underestimate how much they might change in the future
1.09.13  HealthDay  ||  Interesting

Research on the hot gas in compact galaxy groups
1.09.13  Harvard-Smithsonian  ||  Space

Analyzing how body language subconsciously affects trustworthiness
1.08.13  Scientific American  ||  Interesting

Surprise observation of a galaxy's gamma ray burst far from its black hole
1.08.13  NASA  ||  Space

Ancient Athenian snake goddess painting revealed to be misidentified
1.08.13  LiveScience  ||  Interesting

Compounds in red wine can boost testosterone levels
1.08.13  Kingston University  ||  Health

Graphene oxides soaks up radioactive waste in water
1.08.13  Rice University  ||  Earth

Brief interruptions often spawn errors while trying to complete tasks
1.07.13  Michigan State University  ||  Interesting

Planetary systems with wide binary stars are at risk for violent disruptions
1.07.13  Northwestern University  ||  Space

Finding suggests a structure located near Jerusalem's ancient First Temple
1.07.13  Popular Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Potential link from extreme weather and increase in stomach viruses
1.07.13  European Research Media Center  ||  Health

Massive outburst from black hole in the center of a neighboring galaxy
1.07.13  National Radio Astronomy Observatory  ||  Space

Article about various studies that focus on conformity in human behavior
1.07.13  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Drones will be utilized to accelerate archaeological site mapping
1.07.13  Scientific American  ||  Technology

Baseball study reveals momentum/streakiness can be contagious
1.05.13  Public Library of Science  ||  Interesting

Research on how some star clusters appear younger than their age
1.05.13  European Southern Observatory  ||  Space

Effigy pot brings insight about the funerary temple complex in Oaxaca
1.05.13  ArtDaily  ||  Interesting

Overview of health benefits on the brain from turmeric/curry
1.05.13  Psychology Today  ||  Health

Regret and disappointment have different impacts on decision-making
1.04.13  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Effects from shocks on dust grains in young star environments
1.04.13  Harvard-Smithsonian  ||  Space

Article about Turkey's ancient sites including Gobekli Tepe
1.04.13  Past Horizons Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Key mechanism involved in photosynthesis identified
1.04.13  Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich  ||  Earth

Studying why astronauts temporarily grow taller while in space
1.04.13  NASA  ||  Health

Research review of factors that underly compromise and negotiation
1.03.13  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Star-powered outflows of charged particles produced from the Galactic Center
1.03.13  CSIRO  ||  Space

Images of numerous ancient religious texts available at online library
1.03.13  University of Cambridge  ||  Interesting

Antioxidant cookies made possible utilizing grape seeds
1.03.13  Institute of Food Technologists   ||  Health

Experiment reveals tendency of visual cues to alter taste perception
1.03.13  Agence France-Presse  ||  Interesting

Dwarf galaxies forming a ring around Andromeda shed light on galaxy evolution
1.03.13  University of Sydney  ||  Space

Examining effects from noise on ecosystems and wildlife
1.03.13  World Conservation Society  ||  Earth

Observation shows how young stars and planets grow simultaneously
1.02.13  National Radio Astronomy Observatory  ||  Space

Research about music's ability to cause detachment and dissociation
1.02.13  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Tombs and other remains unearthed at a site in Shinas, 4000 years old
1.02.13  Oman Daily Observer  ||  Interesting

Magnetic fields created before the first stars, later role of stellar winds
1.02.13  Ruhr-University Bochum  ||  Space

Babies in the womb begin to learn language from their mother
1.02.13  University of Washington  ||  Interesting

Effect of fructose on brain regions that regulate appetite
1.02.13  American Medical Association  ||  Health

Development of acrobatic space rovers to explore asteroids and moons
1.02.13  Stanford University  ||  Technology

Gratitude perspective can improve sense of well-being and benefit health
1.01.13  LiveScience  ||  Interesting

Investigating the origins and mysteries of cosmic rays
1.01.13  Washington University STL  ||  Space

Buried Christian ruins in Yemen shed light on early Islam
1.01.13  Spiegel  ||  Interesting

Space travel can be harmful to the brain due to cosmic radiation
1.01.13  University of Rochester  ||  Health

Article about various emerging theories on emotion and the mind
12.31.12  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Example of how celestial objects can deceive distance from Earth estimations
12.31.12  Hubble ESA  ||  Space

Analyzing who created the ancient Las Labradas petroglyphs
12.31.12  Past Horizons Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Experiments test using unsaturated fat to make healthier ice cream
12.31.12  Scientific American  ||  Health

Research challenges conservation theories on natural habitats/biodiversity
12.31.12  Hebrew University of Jerusalem  ||  Earth

Studies on how mentally reframing a situation can reduce negative feelings
12.29.12  Scientific American  ||  Interesting

Image of the world's oldest recorded supernova
12.29.12  NASA  ||  Space

Lion statues unearthed at the Soknopaios Temple in Egypt
12.29.12  Ahram Online  ||  Interesting

Article about Frankincense's health benefits and declining availability
12.29.12  LiveScience  ||  Health

Report identifies giant reptilian predator that lived in ancient rivers
12.29.12  Public Library of Science  ||  Earth

News briefs: Sounds can affect visual attention, perceptual grouping data
12.28.12  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Cosmic dust throughout the Galaxy created from exploding massive stars
12.28.12  Cardiff University  ||  Space

Temple evidence and city artifacts indicate later Maya civilization collapse
12.28.12  Past Horizons Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Global biodiversity map updated utilizing latest research
12.28.12  University of Copenhagen  ||  Earth

Study shows the brain momentarily rests during blinking of the eyes
12.28.12  Los Angeles Times  ||  Health

Visual feedback is necessary for imitating facial expressions
12.27.12  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Estimating star formation in galaxies from the ancient Universe
12.27.12  Harvard-Smithsonian  ||  Space

Native American ritualistic burial place and artifacts found at Pig Point
12.27.12  Capital Gazette  ||  Interesting

Article on the role of worry in disrupting sleep through adulthood
12.26.12  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

White dwarf stars can mimic the flaring actions of black holes
12.26.12  University of Southampton  ||  Space

Temple and ritual artifacts unearthed at Tel Mozta from the monarchic period
12.26.12  Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs  ||  Interesting

Study shows dark chocolate's benefits on blood and platelet function
12.26.12  University of Aberdeen  ||  Health

Link between rapid ice melting and volcanic activity
12.26.12  Helmholtz Centre  ||  Earth

Research on the tendency of negativity bias to outweigh positive experience
12.25.12  Scientific American  ||  Interesting

Insights about the stars that form a bar in the center of the Milky Way
12.25.12  Sloan Digital Sky Survey  ||  Space

Sleeping pills effectiveness mostly tied to the subconscious placebo effect
12.25.12  University of Lincoln  ||  Health

Ancient hospital ruins unearthed in Sri Lanka's historic city of Anuradhapura
12.25.12  ColomboPage  ||  Interesting

Radio telescopes can help spot clandestine nuclear tests
12.25.12  Ohio State University  ||  Technology

Airborne observatory analyzes the composition of distant star regions
12.24.12  Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute  ||  Space

Article about the effects of awe on time perception/pro-social behaviors
12.24.12  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

The Moorehead Circle was used by Native Americans for rites and rituals
12.24.12  Ohio Historical Society  ||  Interesting

Study targets workings of the ancient chinese medicine herb Chang Shan
12.24.12  Scripps Research Institute  ||  Health

Ancient Egyptian mudbrick chapel unearthed on route to the Temple of Osiris
12.22.12  Archaeology Magazine  ||  Interesting

Black holes dubbed ultramassive revealed to be bigger than estimated
12.22.12  NASA  ||  Space

Article on group stereotyping and the results from biased cognition
12.22.12  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Process makes puffed rice and allows it to be super-nutritious
12.22.12  American Chemical Society  ||  Health

Understanding/attention can control emotion's effects on thought processes
12.21.12  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Research on stellar nurseries and masers that signal star formation
12.21.12  Harvard-Smithsonian  ||  Space

Drinking a cup of coffee can boost information-processing skills
12.21.12  Tufts University  ||  Health

Zapotec tomb and artifacts unearthed at Atzompa, dates back 1200 years
12.21.12  La Presna  ||  Interesting

Case reviews on music being used as propaganda for political/social purpose
12.21.12  Max Planck Society  ||  Interesting

Data suggests an exploding star did not trigger the Solar System's formation
12.21.12  University of Chicago  ||  Space

Photons/light particles are able to coordinate their path of travel
12.20.12  Niels Bohr Institute  ||  Interesting

Too much data and filling gaps of uncertainty often hinder decision-making
12.20.12  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Article on the world not being adequately prepared for extreme natural events
12.20.12  LiveScience  ||  Earth

Further excavation of Dor located in Israel, dates back 3000 years
12.20.12  Popular Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Searching for cosmic strings/defects in space from the Universe's expansion
12.20.12  Swiss National Supercomputing Centre  ||  Space

Commonly used antibiotics ineffective for treating typical chest infections
12.20.12  University of Southampton  ||  Health

How the mind can perceive and map negative spaces around the body
12.19.12  University of South Australia  ||  Interesting

Error in theory of why spinning pulsar stars speed up
12.19.12  University of Southampton  ||  Space

An ancient temple to Poseidon unearthed in Bulgaria's Sozopol
12.19.12  Sofia Globe  ||  Interesting

Carotenoids in fruits/vegetables reduce hip fracture risk in men
12.19.12  International Osteoporosis Foundation  ||  Health

Experiencing discrimination increases anger/vigilance and risk-taking
12.19.12  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Followup about the black hole jet identified in the Andromeda galaxy
12.19.12  NASA  ||  Space

Plants utilize sense of smell for defenses against insects
12.19.12  Pennsylvania State University  ||  Earth

Negative stimuli more likely to cause a chain of behaviors than positive
12.18.12  American Psychological Association  ||  Interesting

New insights about Vega, the star used as reference point for other stars
12.18.12  University of Michigan  ||  Space

Dead Sea Scrolls fragments observable through online library
12.18.12  Associated Press  ||  Interesting

Psychosocial distress associated with increased risk of stroke
12.18.12  American Heart Association  ||  Health

Reasons why the solar wind is hotter than its expected to be
12.18.12  European Space Agency  ||  Space

Case study shows reappraisal defuses strong emotional responses in conflict
12.18.12  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Bacterial remnants contribute to soil fertility, effect on atmosphere
12.18.12  Helmholtz Centre  ||  Earth

Measurements confirm space wind turbulence, effects on stars/galaxies
12.17.12  University of Iowa  ||  Space

Excavation finds elongated skulls in 1000 year old Mexican cemetery
12.17.12  Past Horizons Archaeology  ||  Interesting

News briefs on the development of reason and perspective-taking in children
12.17.12  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Perceived stress may predict future heart disease risk
12.17.12  Columbia University  ||  Health

Study points to importance of forests in counteracting carbon dioxide
12.17.12  National Science Foundation  ||  Earth

Symmetry found in black hole jets regardless of the black hole's size
12.17.12  NASA  ||  Space

Progress in tissue engineering to aid in organ growing/wound healing
12.17.12  Massachusetts Institute of Technology  ||  Technology

Experiments find positive information can bias thoughts when purchasing
12.15.12  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Broccoli/spinach and leafy green vegetables improve bone health
12.15.12  Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute  ||  Health

Nazca Lines research suggests its a labyrinth for spiritual/ritual purpose
12.15.12  University of Bristol  ||  Interesting

More data from the 30 year study on a hypergiant star
12.15.12  Royal Observatory of Belgium  ||  Space

Studies confirm accuracy of using intuition during decision-making
12.14.12  Rice University  ||  Interesting

Vitamin D helps infection-prone patients and compromised immune systems
12.14.12  Karolinska Institutet  ||  Health

Combining light from observatories locates 37 supermassive black holes
12.14.12  NASA  ||  Space

Giant stone sarcophagus identified in a tomb in Egypt's Valley of the Kings
12.14.12  LiveScience  ||  Interesting

Disaster map predicts bleak future for some mammal species
12.14.12  Zoological Society of London  ||  Earth

Evidence indicates mysterious star deaths are actually mergers
12.14.12  NewScientist  ||  Space

Connection between social bonding and matched movements
12.14.12  California Institute of Technology  ||  Interesting

Report highlights shifts in the health landscape worldwide
12.14.12  IHME  ||  Health

Research explores how traumatic events can affect personality
12.13.12  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

The North Star Polaris is closer to Earth than previously thought
12.13.12  National Geographic Society  ||  Space

Additional artifacts of Europe's first civilization unearthed in Bulgaria
12.13.12  Popular Archaeology  ||  Interesting

How the eyes reveal insight into emotions and intentions/thoughts
12.13.12  New York University  ||  Interesting

Tea consumption reduces the risk of developing ovarian cancer
12.13.12  ScienceNetwork WA  ||  Health

Census gives initial glimpse of the galaxies at the dawn of the Universe
12.12.12  NASA  ||  Space

First step in theory of what makes things feel the way they feel
12.11.12  University of Chicago  ||  Interesting

Study sheds light on disappearance of a pre-historic culture in Australia
12.12.12  University of Queensland  ||  Interesting

Frog in bucket of milk folklore leads to potential antibiotics
12.12.12  American Chemical Society  ||  Health

First microquasar identified outside of the Milky Way, black hole insights
12.11.12  National Radio Astronomy Observatory  ||  Space

Research on trait tendency of people who identify with all of humanity
12.12.12  Scientific American  ||  Interesting

Fish have vital nutrient impacts on marine ecosystems
12.12.12  University of Georgia  ||  Earth

Threatening objects are perceived to be closer than they really are
12.11.12  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Research attempts to reveal mysterious properties of black holes
12.11.12  Niels Bohr Institute  ||  Space

Monumental ceremonial sites/structures identified in the Polynesian Islands
12.11.12  Popular Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Gravity waves may explain clear-skies turbulence
12.11.12  LiveScience  ||  Earth

Emotion in voices helps listener recognize words, distorts long term recall
12.11.12  Springer  ||  Interesting

Coffee consumption reduces the risk of some oral cancers
12.11.12  American Cancer Society  ||  Health

Space-time waves may be detected through pulses from spinning dead stars
12.11.12  NewScientist  ||  Space

Study overview compares effects from inward and outward attention
12.10.12  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Ancient damaged Nuzi temple statue recreated through 3-D printing
12.10.12  Harvard University  ||  Technology

Method devised to test idea of the Universe being a computer simulation
12.10.12  Washington University  ||  Space

Tracking the amount of sediment eroding from the continents
12.10.12  Virginia Tech University  ||  Earth

Research finds deceptive techniques can be improved with practice/time
12.10.12  Northwestern University  ||  Interesting

Two studies indicate vitamin D is vital for women's cognitive health
12.10.12  Gerontological Society of America  ||  Health

More on how black hole jets might be molded by magnetism
12.08.12  Kavli Institute  ||  Space

Hearing positive verbs can subconsciously influence physical responses
12.08.12  Public Library of Science  ||  Interesting

Maya ceramics and mural paintings found in three underwater caves
12.08.12  ArtDaily  ||  Interesting

Rice bran offers promising cancer prevention properties
12.08.12  University of Colorado  ||  Health

Physical experiences can subconsciously affect perception and thought
12.07.12  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Observation of a very young star sheds light on solar system development
12.07.12  Harvard-Smithsonian  ||  Space

Findings suggest drought may have killed off the Sumerian language
12.07.12  LiveScience  ||  Interesting

Vitamin B-12 deficiency linked with accelerated cognitive impairment
12.07.12  Tufts University  ||  Health

Largest trees are on the decline, impact on biodiversity/ecology
12.07.12  James Cook University  ||  Earth

The differences on decision-making from moral and practical thinking
12.07.12  New York University  ||  Interesting

Simulations indicate role of a third star in many binary star systems
12.07.12  University of Hawaii  ||  Space

Research on how people behave after being primed with money
12.06.12  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Healthy diet aids in preventing recurrent heart attacks/strokes
12.06.12  American Heart Association  ||  Health

Analyzing the ingredients needed for stars to form massive black holes
12.06.12  NASA  ||  Space

Ancient Egyptian royal statue unearthed at Monthu Temple
12.06.12  Ahram Online  ||  Interesting

Time period revealed when flowering plants suddenly appeared and spread
12.06.12  Indiana University  ||  Earth

Feeling disgust may enhance ability to detect impurities
12.06.12  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Estimation of when the first stars of the Universe were born
12.06.12  Massachusetts Institute of Technology  ||  Space

Latest evidence on how a compound in red wine can help prevent cancer
12.05.12  University of Leicester  ||  Health

Learning to control brain activity can improve visual sensitivity
12.05.12  Wellcome Trust  ||  Interesting

New class of rare entirely glowing galaxies identified
12.05.12  European Southern Observatory  ||  Space

Exploration of the ancient temple complexes at Selinunte
12.05.12  Current World Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Ancient cavern systems on Mars may have captured enormous floodwaters
12.05.12  Planetary Science Institute  ||  Space

Analyzing when small earthquakes lead to a big one, prediction methods
12.05.12  Stanford University  ||  Earth

Pesticides used on food/water linked to allergies
12.05.12  Discovery  ||  Health

Examiners tend to grade relative to work previously seen
12.05.12  University of British Columbia  ||  Interesting

Observations of the brightest galaxies in the Universe for the first time
12.04.12  European Space Agency  ||  Space

Analysis of anger's effects on individuals suffering from anxiety
12.04.12  Concordia University  ||  Interesting

Study on coffee consumption reducing the risk of type 2 diabetes
12.04.12  ISIC  ||  Health

Exploring the ruins of a lost city in Columbia
12.04.12  Popular Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Research shows that numbers influence satisfaction with purchases
12.04.12  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Spacecraft discovers new layer and region of the Solar System
12.04.12  NASA  ||  Space

Utilizing fish defenses to block human infections
12.04.12  Worcester Polytechnic Institute  ||  Health

Article on forest conservation while facing land scarcity/warming climate
12.04.12  Center for International Forestry Research  ||  Earth

Nostalgic memories can increase perception of physical warmth
12.03.12  University of Southampton  ||  Interesting

Planet configurations appear to influence solar activity/space weather
12.03.12  CORDIS  ||  Space

Article on preserving India's Hampi ruins
12.03.12  PRI's The World  ||  Interesting

The Milky Way may be more massive than originally estimated
12.03.12  Scientific American  ||  Space

Most people alter their risk-management approach to financial decisions
12.03.12  Massachusetts Institute of Technology  ||  Interesting

Newly discovered effects of vitamin D that protect against cancer
12.03.12  McGill University  ||  Health

Increase in carbon dioxide concentraton could reduce crop yields
12.03.12  Max Planck Society  ||  Earth

Oldest ancient Egyptian pharaoh rock art rediscovered
12.01.12  National Geographic Society  ||  Interesting

Experiment tests how brain activity synchronizes when minds work together
12.01.12  Max Planck Society  ||  Interesting

Record-setting X-ray jet beam from a black hole detected
12.01.12  NASA  ||  Space

Omega-3 research review affirms benefits on cardiovascular health
12.01.12  Oregon State University  ||  Health

News briefs on hindsight bias and how people assess character traits
11.30.12  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

New paradigm developed for describing the earliest eras of the Universe
11.30.12  Pennsylvania State University  ||  Space

Extensive remains unearthed from the First Temple period in Jerusalem
11.30.12  Popular Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Mistletoe extract shows potential in fighting some forms of cancer cells
11.30.12  University of Adelaide  ||  Health

Body language often a better indicator of intense emotion than facial cues
11.30.12  Science  ||  Interesting

Findings suggest brown dwarf stars have the ability to form rocky planets
11.30.12  European Southern Observatory  ||  Space

Hyperspectral camera identifies new atmospheric phenomenon and auroras
11.30.12  The Optical Society  ||  Earth

Examining customer complaint tendencies, how to handle the situations
11.29.12  University of British Columbia  ||  Interesting

Most massive black hole measured, impacts models on galaxy evolution
11.29.12  Max Planck Society  ||  Space

Bulgarian necropolis reveals burial rites/elongated skulls, 2500 years old
11.29.12  Sofia News Agency  ||  Interesting

Brain study shows moral evaluations of harm are instant and emotional
11.29.12  University of Chicago  ||  Interesting

Graphite experiment sheds light on workings of white dwarfs/giant planets
11.29.12  University of Warwick  ||  Space

Compound found in rosemary promotes eye health, halts macular degeneration
11.29.12  Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute  ||  Health

Cosmic rays bombarded Earth when the magnetic field faded 41000 years ago
11.29.12  CNRS  ||  Earth

Trying times often affect perceptions within one's own social group biases
11.28.12  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Dust grains highlight the path to planet formation
11.28.12  National Astronomical Observatory Jp  ||  Space

Thousands of ancient sites being identified in Iraq
11.28.12  Harvard University  ||  Interesting

High-fructose syrup may be contributing to global type 2 diabetes epidemic
11.28.12  University of Oxford  ||  Health

Negative messages are less effective on those who are substance dependent
11.28.12  Indiana University  ||  Interesting

Biggest black hole blast detected to date could solve cosmological mystery
11.28.12  European Southern Observatory  ||  Space

Brief exercise immediately enhances memory consolidation
11.28.12  University of California  ||  Health

Research finds simple scents increase purchasing behaviors
11.27.12  Washington State University  ||  Interesting

Issue of human transformation of land threatening future sustainability
11.27.12  Geological Society of America  ||  Earth

Latest digs uncover the evolution of the ancient Paphos theater
11.27.12  Cyprus Mail  ||  Interesting

Planetary systems lacking Jupiter-mass planets likely have massive comet belts
11.27.12  European Space Agency  ||  Space

Examining tendencies of not consciously recalling objects from vision
11.27.12  University of California  ||  Interesting

Article on colorful fruits/vegetables lowering cancer risk
11.27.12  HealthDay  ||  Health

Novel power system for space travel undergoing testing
11.27.12  Los Alamos National Laboratory  ||  Technology

Experiments on how treating thoughts as physical things impacts outcomes
11.26.12  Ohio State University  ||  Interesting

Burial secrets of a 12000 year old people revealed at a cave in Na Hang
11.26.12  VietnamNet  ||  Interesting

Chemical measurements in the Horsehead Nebula indicate a cosmic refinery
11.26.12  Max Planck Society  ||  Space

Activities that keep the mind active preserve structures in aging brains
11.26.12  Radiological Society of North America  ||  Health

World's rivers have drastically reduced flows due to water extraction
11.26.12  Australian National University  ||  Earth

New technique allows the capture of a wider spectrum of solar energy
11.26.12  Massachusetts Institute of Technology  ||  Technology

The way choices are presented affect decision-making satisfaction
11.24.12  University of Chicago  ||  Interesting

Galaxy clusters may provide critical clues to dark energy
11.24.12  National Optical Astronomy Observatory  ||  Space

More on the ancient artifacts unearthed in Saudi Arabia
11.24.12  Smithsonian Magazine  ||  Interesting

Study targets combinations of fruits/vegetables to improve heart health
11.24.12  University of Warwick  ||  Health

Research on the behaviors and thought processes of human nature
11.23.12  Scientific American  ||  Interesting

Massive ancient gateway in Jordan from the Bronze Age being excavated
11.23.12  Popular Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Observation of dwarf planet Makemake beyond Pluto reveals details
11.23.12  European Southern Observatory  ||  Space

Electrical activity fluctuations may allow the brain to form thoughts/memories
11.23.12  Massachusetts Institute of Technology  ||  Health

Experiments on the nature of conformity in human behavior
11.22.12  Public Library of Science  ||  Interesting

Studying cosmic voids may bring insight about dark energy
11.22.12  NewScientist  ||  Space

Ancient woman statue unearthed in the classical city of Metropolis
11.22.12  Hurriyet Daily News  ||  Interesting

Unexpected microbes fighting harmful greenhouse gas
11.22.12  University of Tennessee  ||  Earth

News briefs on personality traits and extraverted behavior
11.21.12  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Failed explosions explain a peculiar form of supernovae
11.21.12  University of Chicago  ||  Space

Research on changing someone's attitudes/beliefs by influencing values
11.21.12  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Common class of flowers can reduce poisoned soils
11.21.12  University of Warwick  ||  Earth

Investigating the works on ancient history by Byzantine's Ioannes Malalas
11.21.12  University of Tubingen  ||  Interesting

Interactive diagram differentiates between various kinds of galaxies
11.21.12  European Space Agency  ||  Space

The effect of honesty on sense of self, environmental tendencies of deceit
11.20.12  University of Oxford  ||  Interesting

Sweat glands play a major role in healing human wounds
11.20.12  University of Michigan  ||  Health

Caves in the Levent Valley show traces of life from 10 thousand years ago
11.20.12  Hurriyet Daily News  ||  Interesting

Detection of a bridge of hot gas connecting two galaxy clusters
11.20.12  European Space Agency  ||  Space

Guided imagery helps manage chronic pain and fatigue
11.20.12  Virginia Commonwealth University  ||  Health

Mysterious dust identified around a dead star and a close companion
11.20.12  University of California  ||  Space

Methods to increase plant productivity during a changing climate
11.20.12  Dartmouth College  ||  Earth

Study examines brain activity during the action of channeling
11.19.12  Discovery  ||  Interesting

Super-Jupiter image sheds light on ability of massive stars to form planets
11.19.12  Max Planck Society  ||  Space

Ancient unknown city being excavated at Krousona, dates back 3200 years
11.19.12  Archaiologia Greece  ||  Interesting

Polluted air hinders cognitive functioning in seniors
11.19.12  Gerontological Society of America  ||  Health

Traumatic childhoods often the root cause of soldiers developing PTSD
11.19.12  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Analysis of drugs in waterways and the effects on fish
11.19.12  Nature  ||  Earth

Star cluster discovery indicates missing fundamental in current models
11.19.12  Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope  ||  Space

Examining how novices/experts make choices to expand their knowledge
11.17.12  University of Chicago  ||  Interesting

Meditation reduces heart attack/stroke and lowers mortality risk
11.17.12  American Heart Association  ||  Health

Harappan civilization is likely 2000 years older than thought, 6000 BC
11.17.12  Past Horizons Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Reborn planetary nebula brings insight into the evolution of a dying star
11.17.12  NASA  ||  Space

News briefs on memory: tendencies of remembering and forgetting
11.16.12  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Jerusalem Ophel excavations reveal ritual baths and an Egyptian scarab
11.16.12  Popular Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Vitamin C deficiency in mother can harm brain development in fetus
11.16.12  University of Copenhagen  ||  Health

Magnetic fields play a role in shaping spinning black holes
11.16.12  SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory  ||  Space

Utilizing imagination can lessen childhood nighttime fears
11.16.12  AF of Tel Aviv University  ||  Interesting

Estimate of 1 million marine species, one-third remain unidentified
11.16.12  World Register of Marine Species  ||  Earth

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