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How naming products increases psychological ownership and subsequent consumer evaluations
7.14.18  Elsevier  ||  Interesting

Eagle Nebula analysis indicates stars with disks have less intense X-ray activity than stars without
7.14.18  NASA  ||  Space

Egyptian mummy priest wearing a gold-gilded face mask unearthed at tomb complex in Saqqara
7.14.18  University of Tubingen  ||  Interesting

Maslinic acid in olives alleviates knee joint pain and promotes weight loss in the elderly
7.14.18  National Institutes of Health  ||  Health

Insight on the sunk cost fallacy where people remain to committed a choice even when its detrimental
7.13.18  University of Minnesota  ||  Interesting

Possibility that some gamma rays could stem from bow shocks of runaway stars
7.13.18  American Astronomical Society  ||  Space

Earliest monumental Egyptian hieroglyphs that date back 5200 years found in ancient city of Elkab
7.13.18  Yale University  ||  Interesting

Caffeine helps quickly boost wakefulness following general anesthesia
7.13.18  American Physiological Society  ||  Health

Gradual deepening of ocean basins under the weight of more water
7.13.18  Earth Magazine  ||  Earth

Writing about positive emotions may help to reduce stress and anxiety
7.12.18  The Conversation  ||  Interesting

Gravitational waves from black hole-neutron star pairs could reveal Universe's expansion rate
7.12.18  Massachusetts Institute of Technology  ||  Space

Temple dedicated to Aztec rain god has been found below the pyramid at Teopanzolco in Mexico
7.12.18  British Broadcasting Corporation  ||  Interesting

People who eat a healthy diet experience fewer asthma symptoms and better control of the condition
7.12.18  European Lung Foundation  ||  Health

Invasive plants can adapt to new environments and even behave like a native species
7.12.18  University of Stirling  ||  Earth

Quantifying the effect of rankings on online consumer search and purchase decisions
7.11.18  INFORMS  ||  Interesting

Missing gap in main-sequence stars in the M-dwarf region on a Hertzsprung-Russell diagram
7.11.18  American Astronomical Society  ||  Space

Large strutures and dragon tiles unearthed at Thang Long imperial city in Vietnam
7.11.18  VietNamNet  ||  Interesting

Amino acid known as L-Theanine can be beneficial for people with generalized anxiety
7.11.18  Psychology Today  ||  Health

Simpler interferometer can fine tune and measure even the quickest pulses of light
7.11.18  University of Rochester  ||  Technology

Pesticides used in crop protection have negative impact on the learning/memory abilities of bees
7.11.18  British Ecological Society  ||  Earth

Training people to better discern truth from lies and how to spot deceptive behavior
7.10.18  University of California  ||  Interesting

How metallicities change around the disks of spiral galaxies
7.10.18  Astrobites  ||  Space

Oldest known extract of Homer's Odyssey discovered in Ancient Olympia in Greece
7.10.18  Reuters  ||  Interesting

Diet higher in unsaturated fat and low in saturated can decrease cholesterol by 10 points
7.10.18  University of Illinois  ||  Health

Physical link between the speed/location of the jet stream and the strength of the polar vortex
7.10.18  Stanford University  ||  Earth

Visual perceptual skills are updated by process similar to memory reconsolidation
7.09.18  Brown University  ||  Interesting

Plasma-spewing quasar P352-15 provides insight into Universe's youth and early galaxy formation
7.09.18  National Radio Astronomy Observatory  ||  Space

Mosaics at Huqoq synogogue provide clues on life in an ancient Galilean Jewish village
7.09.18  University of North Carolina  ||  Interesting

Prebiotics reduce body fat in children who are overweight/obese by altering gut microbiota
7.09.18  American Gastroenterological Association  ||  Health

Relationship between size and productivity of complex estuary ecosystems
7.09.18  University of California  ||  Earth

Brief: group-based biases influence learning about individual trustworthiness
7.07.18  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Shockwaves dominate and amplify the explosions during supernovae
7.07.18  Michigan State University  ||  Space

Gold/silver offerings and figurines of Ishtar and Sin unearthed at Tel Gezer in Israel
7.07.18  Haaretz  ||  Interesting

Compounds in rosemary and sage have potent anti-inflammatory effects
7.07.18  Wiley  ||  Health

How job candidates show their emotions may result in hiring disparities
7.06.18  Stanford University  ||  Interesting

Analyzing if star formation or active galactic nuclei power most luminous galaxies
7.06.18  Harvard-Smithsonian  ||  Space

Correcting the previous wrongs about how the Stonehenge people quarried the stones
7.06.18  LiveScience  ||  Interesting

Lutein in green leafy vegetables and avocado/eggs counters cognitive aging
7.06.18  University of Illinois  ||  Health

Liquid nitrogen is in the metallic core at the center of Earth
7.06.18  University of Edinburgh  ||  Earth

Training in musical improvisation may teach the brain to think differently
7.05.18  Columbia University  ||  Interesting

Distant galaxy clusters provide clues to dark matter and dark energy
7.05.18  Boston University  ||  Space

Incan burial site dicovered at an adobe pyramid in a coastal desert valley in Peru
7.05.18  Reuters  ||  Interesting

Ketogenic diet may improve the effectiveness of an emerging class of cancer drugs
7.05.18  Cornell University  ||  Health

Research on the way that friction changes along a fault during a seismic event
7.05.18  California Institute of Technology  ||  Earth

Features of collision between Milky Way and a smaller object known as the Sausage galaxy
7.04.18  Simons Foundation  ||  Space

Sports fans who engage with other fans at a multiday sporting event tend to remember sponsors
7.04.18  University of Oregon  ||  Interesting

Hundreds of rock paintings dating back 3000 years found in the Swaga Swaga reserve in Tanzania
7.04.18  Science & Scholarship in Poland  ||  Interesting

Two handfuls of mixed almonds, hazelnuts, walnuts improves sperm count and motility
7.04.18  British Broadcasting Corporation  ||  Health

Optimal times to water plants during a heatwave
7.04.18  The Conversation  ||  Earth

Expecting a stressful day can lower cognitive abilities throughout the day
7.03.18  Pennsylvania State University  ||  Interesting

Binary star system Eta Carinae spews high-energy particles and some reach Earth as cosmic rays
7.03.18  NASA  ||  Space

Two 4500-year-old homes unearthed near the Giza pyramids in Egypt
7.03.18  LiveScience  ||  Interesting

Prenatal exposure to folic acid fortification foods may reduce risk of mental illness
7.03.18  Massachusetts General Hospital  ||  Health

Manipulating sound waves in a targeted manner and to navigate through a maze
7.03.18  TU Wien  ||  Technology

Invisible barrier on the sea surface reduces carbon uptake between atmosphere and oceans
7.03.18  University of Exeter  ||  Earth

Experimental evidence for various kinds of parapsychological phenomena
7.02.18  British Psychological Society  ||  Interesting

Consequences of a nearby supernova on the early Solar System
7.02.18  Astrobites  ||  Space

4000-year-old Bronze-Age burial mound discovered on a hill in Cornwall, England
7.02.18  Australian National University  ||  Interesting

Mindfulness based Cognitive Therapy helps to reduce the severity of tinnitus
7.02.18  University of Bath  ||  Health

Host plants reveal to insects when to grow longer wings and migrate
7.02.18  Washington State University  ||  Earth

Emotional state in a given moment may influence visual perceptions
6.30.18  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Black holes have squelched star formation in small yet massive galaxies known as red nuggets
6.30.18  NASA  ||  Space

Meaning of ancient geometric earthworks and ritual importance in southwestern Amazonia
6.30.18  University of Helsinki  ||  Interesting

Ability of Ramulus Cinnamomi/cinnamon twig to reduce neuroinflammation
6.30.18  Neural Regeneration Research  ||  Health

Observing the magnetic field of the remains of Supernova 1987A
6.29.18  University of Toronto  ||  Space

People reflexively accept information as accurate if it aligns with their worldview
6.29.18  Ben-Gurion University of the Negev  ||  Interesting

Amulet of space rocket-like object found in 7000-year-old Telish–Redutite Chalcolithic settlement
6.29.18  Archaeology in Bulgaria  ||  Interesting

Pattern hair loss could be due to gut bacteria and lack of biotin
6.29.18  ScienceNordic  ||  Health

Exploring an undisturbed rainforest hidden on top of Mount Lico in northern Mozambique
6.29.18  The Conversation  ||  Earth

Action crisis thoughts lead people to start devaluing their goal and to detach from commitment
6.27.18  Pennsylvania State University  ||  Interesting

Direct observations of the magnetic-field morphology within the Pillars of Creation
6.27.18  American Astronomical Society  ||  Space

Settlement from 11500 years ago unearthed in the Hasankeyf Mound in Turkey
6.27.18  Hurriyet Daily News  ||  Interesting

Australian shrub Cryptocarya laevigata contains new organic compounds in essential oil
6.27.18  Kanazawa University  ||  Health

Yosemite contain minerals that crystallized at lower temperatures than previously thought possible
6.27.18  Carnegie Institution  ||  Earth

Reducing trait anxiety by implanting false positive memories during hypnosis
6.26.18  British Psychological Society  ||  Interesting

Star clusters throughout the entire Universe seem to be created in the same way
6.26.18  McMaster University  ||  Space

Analyzing the design of doorways of Solomon's Temple and what a mezuzah is
6.26.18  Biblical Archaeology Society  ||  Interesting

Parvalbumin in fish helps prevent formation of protein structures linked with Parkinson's
6.26.18  Chalmers University of Technology  ||  Health

New evidence for how the Adirondack Mountains formed in upstate New York
6.26.18  University of Massachusetts  ||  Earth

Research on how music lessons can improve language skills
6.25.18  Massachusetts Institute of Technology  ||  Interesting

Possible dark matter insights from what is hidden within motion of stars in small satellite galaxies
6.25.18  University of Bonn  ||  Space

26th Dynasty canopic jars dedicated to the lady of the house Amenirdis found in Luxor
6.25.18  Ahram Online  ||  Interesting

Indian Snakeroot could help treat abnormal heart rhythms and high blood pressure
6.25.18  John Innes Centre  ||  Health

Monarch butterflies migrate from Pacific Northwest to California in late summer/fall
6.25.18  Washington State University  ||  Earth

Brief: emotional abilities more so than mental ability predict negotiation outcomes
6.23.18  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Star being shredded provides evidence of rare intermediate-mass black hole
6.23.18  NASA  ||  Space

2600-year-old Nubian king statue discovered at Nile River temple in Sudan
6.23.18  LiveScience  ||  Interesting

2 ounces of nuts a day improves glycemic control and blood lipids in people with type 2 diabetes
6.23.18  PRWeb  ||  Health

Hydrogen laser emission detected in the planetary nebula Menzel 3
6.22.18  Harvard Smithsonian  ||  Space

Priming with a word can direct/guide attention to something needed in local environment
6.22.18  Washington University STL  ||  Interesting

Archaeological life of Lawrence of Arabia including a royal procession relief at Carchemish
6.22.18  Biblical Archaeology Society  ||  Interesting

Mono-unsaturated fats from plants may reduce risk of death from heart disease, other causes
6.22.18  American Heart Association  ||  Health

Using tree-fall patterns to calculate the wind speed of tornadoes
6.22.18  Ecological Society of America  ||  Earth

Biases make people vulnerable to misinformation that is spread by social media
6.21.18  Scientific American  ||  Interesting

Active galactic nucleus of OJ 287 generates a precessing jet on a timescale of 22 years
6.21.18  Max Planck Society  ||  Space

Ancient royal tomb of Lady Xia in China contained an ancient and extinct gibbon
6.21.18  National Geographic Society  ||  Interesting

Probiotics help protect the skeletons of older women
6.21.18  University of Gothenburg  ||  Health

Certain nocturnally migrating insects can explore/navigate using Earth's magnetic field
6.21.18  Lund University  ||  Earth

Finding the last of the Universe's missing ordinary matter
6.20.18  University of Colorado  ||  Space

Stone tools from Tyrolean Iceman mummy reveal how Copper Age mountain people lived
6.20.18  Public Library of Science  ||  Interesting

Coconut oil increases vitality and lifespan in people with peroxisomal disorders
6.20.18  University of Bonn  ||  Health

Soil characteristics could be related to chronic wasting disease persistence
6.20.18  University of Illinois  ||  Earth

Group influences on engaging self-control in children
6.19.18  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Evidence that all stars are born in pairs and implications on the Sun's companion
6.19.18  University of California  ||  Space

Child's remains/artifacts at the oldest burial site in North America are from same era
6.19.18  Billings Gazette  ||  Interesting

Research on how a moderate dose of alcohol protects the heart
6.19.18  FAPESP  ||  Health

Trees at night­time triggger formation of charged particles
6.19.18  University of Helsinki  ||  Earth

Consumers feeling financially constrained don't want to talk about their purchases
6.18.18  Ohio State University  ||  Interesting

Using the slight motions of satellite galaxies to weigh the Milky Way
6.18.18  American Astronomical Society  ||  Space

Stone balls from 5000 years ago in UK and Norway continue to confound archaeologists
6.18.18  LiveScience  ||  Interesting

Dairy products are a sufficient dietary source of some types of vitamin K
6.18.18  Tufts University  ||  Health

Adult female great white sharks prefer warm-water whirlpools in the Atlantic
6.18.18  University of Washington  ||  Earth

People tend to believe that others will come around to their point of view over time
6.16.18  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Globular clusters may be 4 billion years younger than previously estimated
6.16.18  University of Warwick  ||  Space

Aboriginal memories of rising sea level of Australian coast date back more than 7000 years
6.16.18  Taylor & Francis  ||  Interesting

Curcumin's ability to combat Alzheimer's and cross blood-brain barrier
6.16.18  University of Vanderbilt  ||  Health

Expert players use uncertainty to conceal their intentions
6.15.18  University of Connecticut  ||  Interesting

Extreme differences between day and night side temperatures on ultra-hot Jupiter planets
6.15.18  American Astronomical Society  ||  Space

Neolithic butterfly-like motifs uncovered during excavations at Ness of Brogdar in Scotland
6.15.18  British Broadcasting Corporation  ||  Interesting

Higher levels of vitamin D are associated with decreasing risk of breast cancer
6.15.18  University of California  ||  Health

Origins of the Parana-Etendeka large igneous province likely lays deep in Earth's interior
6.15.18  Earth Magazine  ||  Earth

Morals more important than success when people perceive a role model
6.13.18  University of Queensland  ||  Interesting

Trio of planets orbiting infant star HD 163296 in the constellation of Sagittarius
6.13.18  ALMA Observatory  ||  Space

Rock art panels dating back 5500 years discovered in Egypt's Eastern Desert
6.13.18  Archaeology Magazine  ||  Interesting

Lentils and pulses reduce blood glucose levels and aid body's response to carbohydrates
6.13.18  University of Guelph  ||  Health

Storm-driven ocean waves following sea ice loss trigger Antarctic ice shelf collapse
6.13.18  Australian Antarctic Division  ||  Earth

People are more likely to trust and cooperate if they can tolerate ambiguity
6.12.18  Brown University  ||  Interesting

5 small groups of stars and a blob of hundreds of stars represent mergers in Milky Way
6.12.18  University of Groningen  ||  Space

Various kinds of ancient rock art at Helan Mountain in Ningxia Hui autonomous region
6.12.18  Chinese Academy of Social Sciences  ||  Interesting

Deep-freezing of orange juice can increase the absorption of carotenoids
6.12.18  University of Seville  ||  Health

Sea urchins have fairly low resolution vision with their tentacle-like tube feet
6.12.18  Lund University  ||  Earth

Wrinkles around eyes during expression convey more intense/sincere emotions
6.11.18  Western University  ||  Interesting

Diamond dust shimmering around distant stars is a source of cosmic microwave glow
6.11.18  Green Bank Observatory  ||  Space

Possible lost Illyrian city known as Bassania found in area of Shkoder in Albania
6.11.18  Science & Scholarship in Poland  ||  Interesting

Mangos have beneficial effects on systolic blood pressure and gut health in women
6.11.18  PR Newswire  ||  Health

Research reveals vorticy regulates waves in fluids
6.11.18  Polytechnic University of Turin  ||  Earth

Evidence that sour tastes can lead to more risk-taking behavior
6.09.18  University of Sussex  ||  Interesting

Two stars in Alpha Centauri are not pummeling orbiting planets with large amounts of X-rays
6.09.18  NASA  ||  Space

Figurine of possible god/spirit found submerged in Dudet River dates back 4200 years
6.09.18  Siberian Times  ||  Interesting

Grape polyphenol can suppress lung inflammation caused by chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
6.09.18  National University of Singapore  ||  Health

A committed 25% of a population can influence the many and sway social conventions
6.08.18  Scientific American  ||  Interesting

Neutron stars help provide insight into the collective behavior of quark matter
6.08.18  CERN  ||  Space

Prehistoric rock paintings in southern Africa are much older than previously thought
6.08.18  Wits University  ||  Interesting

Oral supplementation of deep ocean minerals improves exercise performance in middle-aged men
6.08.18  University of Derby  ||  Health

Why endangered whale sharks gather at a select few locations around the world
6.08.18  University of York  ||  Earth

News about potential threats becomes hysteria when passed from person to person in crowds
6.07.18  University of Warwick  ||  Interesting

Dark matter and dark energy may have driven inflation moments after the Big Bang
6.07.18  University of Warsaw  ||  Space

2800-year-old tiny carved sculpture found in Abel Beth Maacah may be head of biblical king
6.07.18  LiveScience  ||  Interesting

High vitamin D levels linked to lower cholesterol in primary school children
6.07.18  University of Eastern Finland  ||  Health

Motion of tidal oscillations cause wave beams to mix/stir the ocean to create climate
6.07.18  American Institute of Physics  ||  Earth

Intent to persuade transforms language via emotionality
6.06.18  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Boundaries of the Solar System balloon outward when solar wind suddenly blows harder
6.06.18  NASA  ||  Space

Parts of an ancient Egyptian temple to Ramses II unearthed in Abusir necropolis
6.06.18  Ahram Online  ||  Interesting

Adherence to the Mediterranean and MIND diet associated with better cognitive function
6.06.18  Wiley  ||  Health

Plants use many of the same methods as animals to camouflage themselves
6.06.18  University of Exeter  ||  Earth

Using envy as a marketing tool can backfire depending on a consumer's self-esteem
6.05.18  University of British Columbia  ||  Interesting

Possible internal and external causes of the missing flux in Tabby's/Boyajian's star
6.05.18  American Astronomical Society  ||  Space

Physical evidence of chariots in India that date back to the Copper-Bronze Age
6.05.18  Times of India  ||  Interesting

Maternal fatty acid balance influences offspring obesity thorough gut microbial population
6.05.18  Massachusetts General Hospital  ||  Health

Correlation between movement of plate tectonics, the flow of mantle and magnetic field reversal
6.05.18  University of Liverpool  ||  Earth

Traits of online avatars that garner interest from other people for friendship
6.04.18  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Starburst galaxies have higher proportion of massive stars than in peaceful galaxies
6.04.18  European Southern Observatory  ||  Space

Indications that ropes and ramps were used to put giant hats on statues at Easter Island
6.04.18  Pennsylvania State University  ||  Interesting

Antimicrobial peptides from some spiders combat cancer and superbugs
6.04.18  American Chemical Society  ||  Health

East Antarctica is seismically active even though it was once thought silent due to ice
6.04.18  Drexel University  ||  Earth

Brief: group efficacy beliefs predict collective action but only when hope is high
6.02.18  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Neutron star merger that became the GW170817 gravitational wave source likely created a black hole
6.02.18  NASA  ||  Space

Rock relief depicting the lyre of Orpheus found in the Eagles' Rocks in Eastern Rhodope Mountains
6.02.18  Archaeology in Bulgaria  ||  Interesting

Spirulina, an edible blue-green algae, reduces inflammation in both infant and aged brains
6.02.18  Psychology Today  ||  Health

Misperceptions of deadlines and urgency influence time management and performance
6.01.18  Johns Hopkins University  ||  Interesting

Outflowing gas from supermassive black hole nuclei in bright Seyfert galaxies
6.01.18  Harvard-Smithsonian  ||  Space

Possibility that there are three Israelite psalms in the Egyptian Papyrus Amherst 63
6.01.18  Biblical Archaeology Society  ||  Interesting

Green tea compound could prevent heart attacks and stroke caused by plaques in blood vessels
6.01.18  Lancaster University  ||  Health

Incident database is helping clarify where/when sneaker waves are most likely to occur
6.01.18  Earth Magazine  ||  Earth

Research on why taking a photo of something impairs memory of it
5.31.18  British Psychological Society  ||  Interesting

Aftermath of a galactic collision in galaxy NGC 3256 in the constellation of Vela
5.31.18  Hubble ESA  ||  Space

2100-year-old ancient Egyptian mummy thought to be a hawk is actually a stillborn baby
5.31.18  Western University  ||  Interesting

Sensitivity to gluten in the diet linked to nerve damage known as neuropathy
5.31.18  Gulf Bend Center  ||  Health

Heating of a remote patch of land in North Africa influences drying near North America
5.31.18  Pacific Northwest National Laboratory  ||  Earth

Pulsars and magnetars might sometimes be stages in the evolution of a single object
5.30.18  NASA  ||  Space

Neutral news is perceived as biased depending on who shares it
5.30.18  University of Utah  ||  Interesting

Ancient tablets provide insight about the lost 4000-year-old city called Irisagrig in Iraq
5.30.18  LiveScience  ||  Interesting

Dyes extracted from blackcurrant waste are effective for hair dying
5.30.18  University of Leeds  ||  Health

Shark's electrosensing organ is tuned to react in a manner that is sudden and all-or-none
5.30.18  National Institutes of Health  ||  Earth

Rituals influence people's ability to engage in self-control
5.29.18  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Model explains what is observed when a black hole devours a star
5.29.18  Niels Bohr Institute  ||  Space

25 geoglyphs discovered at the coastal desert in southern Peru near the Nazca Lines
5.29.18  Reuters  ||  Interesting

Certain color-tinted sunglasses provide light sensitivity relief post-concussion
5.29.18  University of Cincinnati  ||  Health

Great Barrier Reef has suffered and recovered from five death events in 30000 years
5.29.18  University of Sydney  ||  Earth

People observe whether the eyes of others are widened/narrowed to infer emotional states
5.26.18  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Isolated neutron star with low magnetic field and no stellar companion found outside Milky Way
5.26.18  NASA  ||  Space

Unique 10000-year-old female sculpture unearthed at Catalhoyuk in Turkey
5.26.18  Hurriyet Daily News  ||  Interesting

Goji berry polysaccharides aid recovery of the cavernous nerve and restore erectile function
5.26.18  Neural Regeneration Research  ||  Health

Brief: effects of anger expressions in negotiations depend on their intensity
5.25.18  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Binary stars that provide evidence of dense cluster of black holes near Galactic Center
5.25.18  Harvard-Smithsonian  ||  Space

1000-year-old mummy wrapped in a funeral bundle found near a sanctuary in Peru
5.25.18  Popular Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Low-dose aspirin could help pregnant women with high blood pressure avoid dangerous condition
5.25.18  American Heart Association  ||  Health

Phosphorus nutrition can hasten plant/microbe growth in arid, high elevation sites
5.25.18  University of Colorado  ||  Earth

Size of interpersonal space changes depending on tone/content of other people's conversations
5.24.18  Anglia Ruskin University  ||  Interesting

Method to calculate the inner dark matter density of dwarf galaxies
5.24.18  University of Surrey  ||  Space

Possible depictions of Israelite kings on the Black Obelisk and a wall at Kuntillet 'Ajrud
5.24.18  Biblical Archaeology Society  ||  Interesting

Low-fat diet associated with better breast cancer survival
5.24.18  JAMA Network  ||  Health

How much seafloor is formed by mantle material without magmatic processes
5.24.18  Helmholtz Centre  ||  Earth

Free time seems shorter to people when it comes before a task or appointment
5.23.18  Ohio State University  ||  Interesting

Observing the unprecedented detail in a pulsar 6500 light-years away from Earth
5.23.18  University of Toronto  ||  Space

Greco-Roman bath and artifacts discovered at San El-Hagar site in Egypt
5.23.18  Ahram Online  ||  Interesting

Consuming whey protein supplement during a meal benefits weight management
5.23.18  Purdue University  ||  Health

Africa is splitting into two after tear in Kenya's Rift Valley
5.23.18  Face2Face Africa  ||  Earth

Research reveals tendency for people to wear more red and black on first dates
5.22.18  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Understanding how clouds move and change shape in brown dwarf stars
5.22.18  NASA  ||  Space

Ancient mound builders carefully timed their occupation of coastal Louisiana site
5.22.18  University of Illinois  ||  Interesting

Vitamin D reduces likelihood of wheezing in preterm infants
5.22.18  JAMA Network  ||  Health

Invasive seaweed alter seascape and make fish change their behaviors
5.22.18  University of New Hampshire  ||  Earth

The way you describe others is often the way people begin to perceive you
5.21.18  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Most emission line galaxies exist at the centers of gravitational potential wells
5.21.18  University of Portsmouth  ||  Space

Thousands of human bones reveal battle rituals of ancient Germanic tribes in Denmark
5.21.18  National Geographic Society  ||  Interesting

Mediterranean diet can mitigate harms of breathing polluted air
5.21.18  American Journal of Managed Care  ||  Health

Humans are changing the environment in ways that cause cancer in wild animal populations
5.21.18  Arizona State University  ||  Earth

Brief: mood influences how ingratiating messages are produced and responded to
5.19.18  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

3D step towards characterizing/classifying the gamma-ray bursts zoo
5.19.18  INAF  ||  Space

Heckelman site in Ohio may reflect 2300-year-old Native American spiritual cosmology
5.19.18  LiveScience  ||  Interesting

Soy helps protect women with polycystic ovary syndrome from diabetes and heart disease
5.19.18  Endocrine Society  ||  Health

New kind of very rapidly brightening supernova that took 2.2 days to reach peak brightness
5.18.18  Harvard-Smithsonian  ||  Space

Imagining an outcome before acting upon an impulse may help increase patience
5.18.18  University of California  ||  Interesting

Objects unearthed at Tel Burna in Israel indicate Bronze Age cultic activities
5.18.18  Archaeology Magazine  ||  Interesting

Green tea compound has lifesaving potential for people with multiple myeloma and amyloidosis
5.18.18  Washington State University  ||  Health

Two nearby supernovae in relatively recent history could have depleted the ozone layer
5.18.18  Astrobiology Magazine  ||  Earth

Offerring employees decoy sanitizer options could improve hand hygiene
5.17.18  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Variety of star-forming regions in nearby galaxies in the local Universe
5.17.18  NASA  ||  Space

Bronze Age cremation burial discovered near Stonehenge at Netheravon in Wiltshire
5.17.18  British Broadcasting Corporation  ||  Interesting

Peptide in tobacco plant Nicotiana alata has infection-fighting qualities
5.17.18  La Trobe University  ||  Health

Continental shelf shape leads to long-lasting tsunami edge waves
5.17.18  Seismological Society of America  ||  Earth

People tend to make different moral choices in imagined versus real-life situations
5.16.18  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Presence of a double star system hidden at the core of planetary nebula Menzel 3
5.16.18  University of Manchester  ||  Space

Mnemonic phrase that helped someone remember "ABCD" found on limestone from ancient Egypt
5.16.18  LiveScience  ||  Interesting

Diet rich in vegetables, fruit, nuts and fish helps protect against brain shrinkage
5.16.18  American Academy of Neurology  ||  Health

How large a megathrust earthquake and resulting tsunami can be in the Caribbean
5.16.18  Seismological Society of America  ||  Earth

Spats with spouse may worsen chronic pain and symptoms of other conditions
5.15.18  Pennsylvania State University  ||  Interesting

Fastest-growing black hole known is the Universe is named J215728.21-360215.1
5.15.18  Australian National University  ||  Space

Andean sites and mortuary monuments reveal concepts of death, ancestor veneration, water
5.15.18  De Gruyter Open  ||  Interesting

Vitamin K benefits protein levels associated with cardiovascular disease
5.15.18  Augusta University  ||  Health

Resonant frequencies of natural rock arches undergo dynamic changes from day to day
5.15.18  Seismological Society of America  ||  Earth

Influencing another person by giving advice affects someone's own sense of power
5.14.18  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Density of a turbulent accretion disk threaded by a large-scale vertical magnetic field
5.14.18  American Astronomical Society  ||  Space

Peach pits and other artifacts buried after possible ritual use at Makimuku in Japan
5.14.18  Asahi Shimbun  ||  Interesting

Yogurt may reduce chronic inflammation linked to multiple diseases
5.14.18  University of Wisconsin  ||  Health

Research on why why rocks flow slowly in Earth's middle mantle
5.14.18  Arizona State University  ||  Earth

People rationalize and express greater approval for policies once they become status quo
5.12.18  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Detailed map of clouds of high-velocity hydrogen gas in the nearby Universe
5.12.18  ICRAR  ||  Space

Underground plaza and two platforms considered to be part of pyramid found at Tiahuanaco citadel
5.12.18  Latin American Herald Tribune  ||  Interesting

Aromatherapy with essential oils has ability to reduce stress in agitated infants
5.12.18  University of Kentucky  ||  Health

Brief: on the relative importance of willpower and purity in signaling virtue
5.11.18  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

What primordial magnetic fields in the cosmic neighborhood should look like today
5.11.18  Max Planck Society  ||  Space

Oldest Polish pyramid known as the Arian Tower was built in place of early medieval hill fort
5.11.18  Science & Scholarship in Poland  ||  Interesting

Taurine deficiency in sperm contributes to male infertility
5.11.18  University of Tsukuba  ||  Health

Change in shape of Earth's orbit caused by its gravitational interactions with Jupiter and Venus
5.11.18  Earth Magazine  ||  Earth

Accuracy and confidence involve separate sources of information
5.10.18  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Calculating a strict upper limit for the maximum mass of neutron stars
5.10.18  Goethe University  ||  Space

Large temple foundation found in No.2 building complex in Jinyang Ancient City
5.10.18  Chinese Academy of Social Sciences  ||  Interesting

Boosting vitamin D to limit inflammation and protect beta cells related to diabetes
5.10.18  Salk Institute  ||  Health

Evidence that animals can mentally replay past events from memory
5.10.18  Indiana University  ||  Earth

Interpersonal touch aids people in dealing with difficult mental tasks and setbacks
5.09.18  University of Dundee  ||  Interesting

First carbon-rich asteroid identified in the Kuiper Belt of the Solar System
5.09.18  European Southern Observatory  ||  Space

Traces of 1000-year-old Dark Ages fort built by the Picts uncovered in Scotland
5.09.18  LiveScience  ||  Interesting

Dietary nori seaweed has ability to positively manipulate gut bacteria
5.09.18  Stanford University  ||  Health

Beavers help clean up polluted rivers and stem the loss of valuable soils from farms
5.09.18  University of Exeter  ||  Earth

Mental models are developed in three distinct stages when interacting with systems
5.08.18  North Carolina State University  ||  Interesting

Probing the nature of dark matter particles with stellar streams
5.08.18  Astrobites  ||  Space

Remains of possible temple and other artifacts found at ancient Buto in Egypt
5.08.18  Ahram Online  ||  Interesting

Polyphenols in red wine have a protective effect against prostate cancer
5.08.18  Medical University Vienna  ||  Health

Large wildfires cause increases in annual water stream flow that can last for years
5.08.18  Oregon State University  ||  Earth

Model indicates the Sun will turn into a planetary nebula following its death
5.07.18  University of Manchester  ||  Space

People asking too much for their goods are experiencing physical attachment and loss aversion
5.07.18  Brigham Young  ||  Interesting

Oldest known copper artifact in the Andes is a 3000-year-old mask
5.07.18  Archaeology Magazine  ||  Interesting

Very-low-carbohydrate diets improve blood sugar control in type 1 diabetes
5.07.18  New York Times  ||  Health

New Zealand sinkhole provides insight into 60000-year-old volcano
5.07.18  Agence France-Presse  ||  Earth

Brief: how expectancies about ethics of others shape deception in negotiations
5.05.18  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Census of the stars that reside in stellar cluster NGC 6231 in the constellation Scorpius
5.05.18  NASA  ||  Space

Unearthing ancient Sweden through archaeology and various findings in Ostergotland
5.05.18  Ancient History Encyclopedia  ||  Interesting

Combining blueberry extract with radiation increases cervical cancer treatment's effectiveness
5.05.18  University of Missouri  ||  Health

Key reason why learning by teaching others can be so effective
5.04.18  British Psychological Society  ||  Interesting

Massive protocluster of galaxies in the early Universe known as SPT2349-56
5.04.18  Harvard-Smithsonian  ||  Space

Scapegoat wooden doll with a Buddhist face discovered in Tottori in Japan
5.04.18  Asahi Shimbun  ||  Interesting

Cinnamon has potential to aid learning ability and benefit the hippocampus
5.04.18  Rush University  ||  Health

Plant diversity may help alleviate the negative impacts of flooding in grasslands
5.04.18  Wiley  ||  Earth

People are burdened more by regrets about about the ideal self rather than the ought self
5.03.18  British Psychological Society  ||  Interesting

Most accurate measurement to date of dark matter structure in the Universe
5.03.18  Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory  ||  Space

Hidden text found on a seemingly blank part of the Dead Sea Scrolls
5.03.18  LiveScience  ||  Interesting

24-hour fast can reverse age-related loss of intestinal stem cell function
5.03.18  Massachusetts Institute of Technology  ||  Health

Using sound waves to levitate water droplets in midair improves the detection contaminants
5.03.18  The Optical Society  ||  Earth

Research on the kind of confidence people are most attuned to when seeking expertise
5.02.18  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

How stellar-mass black holes produce their highest-energy light
5.02.18  NASA  ||  Space

3 engraved reliefs found in Aswan provide insight into Al-Hoody's Middle Kingdom settlement
5.02.18  Ahram Online  ||  Interesting

Vitamin D improves weight gain and brain development in children who are malnourished
5.02.18  Queen Mary University of London  ||  Health

Second known experiment observing a telltale signature for a time crystal in a solid
5.02.18  Yale University  ||  Technology

Why plants are so sensitive to gravity and how they adjust their growth direction
5.02.18  CNRS  ||  Earth

Shapes in businesses affect customer response; angular shapes suggest competence
5.01.18  Ohio State University  ||  Interesting

Missing stars in Solar neighbourhood reveal Sun's speed and distance to Milky Way's center
5.01.18  University of Toronto  ||  Space

Mayan Venus Table could represent an innovation in mathematics and astronomy
5.01.18  University of California  ||  Interesting

Diet rich in fish/legumes help to delay natural menopause; refined carbs may hasten it
5.01.18  British Medical Journal  ||  Health

Massive reserves of mercury hidden in permafrost dating to last Ice Age
5.01.18  American Geophysical Union  ||  Earth

Lonely and non-empathetic people are more likely to make unethical shopping decisions
4.30.18  Binghamton University  ||  Interesting

Unexpectedly large proportion of high-mass star-forming cores in a Galactic mini-starburst
4.30.18  CNRS  ||  Space

Chamber tomb at Tel Megiddo reveals aspects of Canaanite burial practices
4.30.18  Biblical Archaeology Society  ||  Interesting

Compound carpaine in papaya leaf juice could be used to treat dengue fever
4.30.18  University of Nottingham  ||  Health

Indications of tectonic stress provide ample warning before supervolcano eruptions
4.30.18  University of Illinois  ||  Earth

Research on the ability of personal superstitions to improve performance
4.28.18  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Rare pulsating delta Scuti star identified in the Pegasus constellation
4.28.18  Southern Methodist University  ||  Interesting

Excavation at Twentynine Palms Marine base in California unveils ancient petroglyphs/artifacts
4.28.18  Desert Sun  ||  Interesting

Bushen Tiansui prevents synaptic loss in the hippocampus and could help treat Alzheimer's
4.28.18  Neural Regeneration Research  ||  Health

Brief: sensory predictions during action support perception of imitative reactions
4.27.18  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Winds generated by supermassive black hole regulate growth of 3C 298 quasar host galaxy
4.27.18  Keck Observatory  ||  Space

Prehistoric settlement mound known as Kozareva Mogila is much larger than previously estimated
4.27.18  Archaeology in Bulgaria  ||  Interesting

Taking vitamin B6 before sleeping can help people to recall their dreams
4.27.18  University of Adelaide  ||  Health

Growing dead zone lacking oxygen detected in the Gulf of Oman
4.27.18  University of East Anglia  ||  Earth

Surviving companion to a supernova identified in galaxy NGC 7424 in the constellation Grus
4.26.18  NASA  ||  Space

Context and hidden meanings of words can influence judgment and decision making
4.26.18  University of Michigan  ||  Interesting

Tinder fungi used to light/transport fire at la Draga in Spain over 7300 years ago
4.26.18  Autonomous University of Barcelona  ||  Interesting

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