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Indications that the Andromeda galaxy is roughly the same size as the Milky Way
2.15.18  ICRAR  ||  Space

Sunny days tend to predict higher prices at auctions while rain and long weekends bring discounts
2.15.18  University of Technology Sydney  ||  Interesting

How 1300 non-Christian burials ended up in the Christian catacombs near Rome's Via Casilina
2.15.18  Biblical Archaeology Society  ||  Interesting

Yogurt intake reduces cardiovascular disease risk in people with high blood pressure
2.15.18  Oxford University  ||  Health

Timing is important in trying to keep organic matter in wet soils
2.15.18  Iowa State University  ||  Earth

Brain uses eye movements to help people recall vivid moments from the past
2.14.18  Baycrest Centre  ||  Interesting

Rotating dusty gaseous donut around active supermassive black hole at center of galaxy M77
2.14.18  ALMA Observatory  ||  Space

Spindle whorl with a Cyrillic inscription likely made in Czermno or has Russian origin
2.14.18  Science & Scholarship in Poland  ||  Interesting

Licorice extract known as liquiritigenin has potential to prevent/treat Parkinson's
2.14.18  Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute  ||  Health

Evidence that a geothermal heat source lies deep below Antarctica's Marie Byrd Land
2.14.18  NASA  ||  Earth

Pride tops guilt as a motivator for people to make environmental decisions
2.13.18  Princeton University  ||  Interesting

Discrepancy between size/age of Rosetta Nebula's central cavity and that of its central stars
2.13.18  University of Leeds  ||  Space

Life-sized sculptures of camelids and equids discovered in northwest Saudi Arabia
2.13.18  CNRS  ||  Interesting

One or more sugar-sweetened beverages like soda a day could decrease chances of getting pregnant
2.13.18  Boston University  ||  Health

How plants vary their response to heat stress depending on the time of day
2.13.18  University of Cambridge  ||  Earth

Multi-frequency study of the intermediate Milky Way-like spiral galaxy NGC 6744
2.12.18  arXiver  ||  Space

Research on the accuracy of taking the average of estimates from various people
2.12.18  VU University Amsterdam  ||  Interesting

Story behind the unusual mummification of Unknown Man E and the amulets of Ramses III
2.12.18  Ahram Online  ||  Interesting

Plant-based diet improves beta-cell function and insulin sensitivity in overweight adults
2.12.18  Physicians Committee  ||  Health

First images of the hidden features of a megathrust fault off Costa Rica
2.12.18  University of California  ||  Earth

Brief: facilitating prosocial decision making through scene imagery and theory of mind
2.10.18  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Massive primordial galaxies nestled inside vast halo of dark matter in early Universe
2.10.18  ALMA Observatory  ||  Space

Large-scale damage due to attacks at 3000-year-old temple at Tell Ain Dara in Syria
2.10.18  American Schools of Oriental Research  ||  Interesting

Cocoa compounds help cells release insulin and aid ability to prevent/treat diabetes
2.10.18  Brigham Young University  ||  Health

Thinking in a second language tends to drain the imagination of vividness
2.09.18  British Psychological Society  ||  Interesting

Emissions from the extreme nucleus of ultraluminous galaxy known as Arp220
2.09.18  Harvard-Smithsonian  ||  Space

Cuneiform archive of 93 Assyrian clay tablets uncovered in Iraq's Kurdish region
2.09.18  University of Tubingen  ||  Interesting

Vanillin has potential to prevent or reduce psoriatic skin inflammation
2.09.18  American Chemical Society  ||  Health

Giant lava dome in Japan's Kikai Caldera created during underwater eruption 7300 years ago
2.09.18  Kobe University  ||  Earth

Confining cage in which a magnetic rope forms provides indication of solar eruptions
2.08.18  CNRS  ||  Space

People will desire something even more if their focus on it is increased
2.08.18  Case Western Reserve University   ||  Interesting

Aboriginal burial sand mounds that date back 6000 years identified in western Cape York
2.08.18  Australian Broadcasting Corporation  ||  Interesting

Hearing loss in children and young adults linked to undernourishment during preschool years
2.08.18  Johns Hopkins University  ||  Health

Calculating tsunami's size and destructive force by exploiting acoustic gravity waves
2.08.18  Cardiff University  ||  Earth

Exposure to air pollution and even imagining it may lead to unethical behavior
2.07.18  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Rapid g-mode rotation of the solar core at lowest depths of the Sun
2.07.18  Astrobites  ||  Space

Research on what a psalm performance may have looked like in early Israelite tradition
2.07.18  Biblical Archaeology Society  ||  Interesting

Yoga decreases inflammation and benefits people with metabolic syndrome and high blood pressure
2.07.18  Wiley  ||  Health

Glacial moulin formation triggered by widespread fracturing during lake drainage
2.07.18  American Geophysical Union  ||  Earth

Laser experiments provide evidence that light can stop electrons
2.07.18  Imperial College London  ||  Technology

Processes that led to Moon's equatorial bulge that solidified as it distanced itself from Earth
2.06.18  University of Colorado  ||  Space

Imagining visceral bodily states can affect future preferences and behavior
2.06.18  British Psychological Society  ||  Interesting

1500-year-old church with mosaics discovered in the Black Sea province of Karabuk
2.06.18  Hurriyet Daily News  ||  Interesting

Taurine aids ability to repair cells that are damaged in multiple sclerosis
2.06.18  Scripps Research Institute  ||  Health

Nickle and iron have important role in the geodynamo of Earth's magnetic field
2.06.18  TU Wien  ||  Earth

Too much time in dimly lit rooms can change brain structure and harm ability to remember/learn
2.05.18  Michigan State University  ||  Interesting

Understanding how molecules released from dust at low temperatures contribute to star formation
2.05.18  Hokkaido University  ||  Space

Preserving digital 3D record of Etruscan/Roman temples in Volterra in central Italy
2.05.18  LiveScience  ||  Interesting

Hop compounds can improve cognitive and other functions in people with metabolic syndrome
2.05.18  Oregon State University  ||  Health

How plant roots perceive water during growth and branching activities
2.05.18  Carnegie Institution  ||  Earth

Precise bids more effective when dealing with novice negotiators but less effective with experts
2.03.18  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Overabundance of massive stars in the Tarantula Nebula located in Large Magellanic Cloud
2.03.18  Canary Islands Institute of Astrophysics  ||  Space

4300-year-old tomb and shrine belonging to priestess Hetpet found near Pyramid of Khafre
2.03.18  Ahram Online  ||  Interesting

Low levels of vitamin D can hinder cornea's recovery following injury or disease
2.03.18  Augusta University  ||  Health

Brief: combined attention controls complex behavior by suppressing unlikely events
2.02.18  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Galaxy growth from a merger in a massive halo in the very early Universe
2.02.18  Harvard-Smithsonian  ||  Space

Interlocked spiral of skeletons discovered at 2400-year-old burial in Mexico City
2.02.18  LiveScience  ||  Interesting

Grape-derived compounds promote resilience against stress-induced depression
2.02.18  Mount Sinai Hospital  ||  Health

Role of the cheetah's inner ear in its ability for high speed hunts
2.02.18  American Museum of Natural History  ||  Earth

How thought suppression can be counterproductive when trying to give up bad habits
2.01.18  The Conversation  ||  Interesting

Supermassive black holes can consume one star per year in post-galactic merger period
2.01.18  University of Colorado  ||  Space

3 rock-hewn burial shafts with coffins bearing hieroglyphics unearthed in Abusir necropolis
2.01.18  Ahram Online  ||  Interesting

Red wine antioxidants during angioplasty prevent excess tissue build up and vessel narrowing
2.01.18  Louisiana State University  ||  Health

Indonesian mud volcano linked to nearby volcanic complex
2.01.18  Earth Magazine  ||  Earth

People view immoral individuals as less able to do their jobs or complete tasks effectively
1.31.18  American Psychological Association  ||  Interesting

Conditions in the Lupus 3 star-forming region in the Scorpius constellation
1.31.18  European Southern Observatory  ||  Space

1600-year-old Roman mosaic depicting Greek mythological hero Bellerophon found in England
1.31.18  LiveScience  ||  Interesting

Moderate intake of fruit/vegetables and legumes lowers risk of cardiovascular disease and death
1.31.18  European Society of Cardiology  ||  Health

Bacterium C. metallidurans in soils produce small gold nuggets by digesting toxic metals
1.31.18  Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg  ||  Earth

What types of people and what aspects of workplace culture and leadership style facilitate courage
1.30.18  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

New molecules born in black hole winds may explain how stars form in extreme environments
1.30.18  Northwestern University  ||  Space

Headless cow statue from ancient Mataram era uncovered in Central Java in Indonesia
1.30.18  Jakarta Post  ||  Interesting

Strain of bacteria commonly found in beef/milk may be linked to rheumatoid arthritis
1.30.18  University of Central Florida  ||  Health

Ribbed mussels remove nitrogen and other excess nutrients to improve urban water quality
1.30.18  NOAA  ||  Earth

Article on how body language and nonverbal behavior can signal openness and boundaries
1.29.18  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Supernovae triggered from white dwarfs devouring material from giant star companions
1.29.18  Australian National University  ||  Space

Two ancient amulets with miniature writing found at Ketef Hinnom outside of Jerusalem
1.29.18  Biblical Archaeology Society  ||  Interesting

Patentiflorin A derived from the willow-leaved Justicia is a potent anti-HIV compound
1.29.18  University of Illinois  ||  Health

Malpelo microplate near Ecuador helps resolve geological misfit under Pacific Ocean
1.29.18  Rice University  ||  Earth

Brief: attitude change as a function of the number of words in thought expression
1.27.18  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

The Sun's core makes a complete rotation once per week
1.27.18  CNRS  ||  Space

Prehistoric ritual area discovered at 5000-year-old passage tomb known as Bryn Celli Ddu
1.27.18  University of Central Lancashire  ||  Interesting

Eating walnuts may change gut bacteria in a way that suppresses colon cancer
1.27.18  University of Connecticut  ||  Health

Shared psychology produces fundamental patterns in song that transcend cultural differences
1.26.18  Harvard University  ||  Interesting

PSR J1411+2551 is most likely a recycled pulsar in a lightweight double neutron-star system
1.26.18  American Astronomical Society  ||  Space

Four shrines and lion head sculptures unearthed in Heraclea Sintic in southwest Bulgaria
1.26.18  Archaeology in Bulgaria  ||  Interesting

Green leafy vegetables reduce likelihood of brain bleeds from stress and blood pressure
1.26.18  American Heart Association  ||  Health

Proteins derived from soil bacteria protect steel from corrosion
1.26.18  Swansea University  ||  Earth

Distinct brain rhythms and regions aid ability to reason about categories
1.25.18  Massachusetts Institute of Technology  ||  Interesting

First detection of a jet from a massive young star outside of the Milky Way
1.25.18  University of Canterbury  ||  Space

Colossal Ramses II statue arrives at new display in the atrium of the Grand Egyptian Museum
1.25.18  Ahram Online  ||  Interesting

Low carbohydrate intake during pregnancy could increase risk of birth defects
1.25.18  University of North Carolina  ||  Health

Mistletoe can sometimes kill host tree by absorbing water during dry spells
1.25.18  American Geophysical Union  ||  Earth

Shape-shifting organic crystals use memory to enhance plastic electronics
1.25.18  University of Illinois  ||  Technology

Feelings and emotional context determine from which side people embrace each other
1.24.18  Ruhr University  ||  Interesting

Analyzing black hole shadows to better understand general relativity and space time structure
1.24.18  Astrobites  ||  Space

Teotihuacan may have originally been called Teohuacan (city of the sun) by the Aztecs
1.24.18  Vallarta Daily  ||  Interesting

Specific artificial sweeteners could be used in treatment to target aggressive cancer protein
1.24.18  American Chemical Society  ||  Health

Volcanic hotspots indicate Earth's core and mantle separated in a disorderly manner
1.24.18  Carnegie Institution  ||  Earth

Detailed images of the surface of giant star Pi1 Gruis in the constellation Grus
1.23.18  Georgia State University  ||  Space

How movies and music can influence perception and behavioral responses by bending time
1.23.18  Horizon Magazine  ||  Interesting

Indian text known as the Bakhshali manuscript contains earliest known example of zero symbol
1.23.18  The Guardian  ||  Interesting

Dietary fiber can prevent adverse changes in the intestine, metabolic syndrome and obesity
1.23.18  Georgia State University  ||  Health

Tiny crystals that form deep in volcanos may provide warning for upcoming eruptions
1.23.18  University of Queensland  ||  Earth

Three types of extreme-energy space particles may have origin in black hole jets
1.22.18  Pennsylvania State University  ||  Space

Tangible and graspable objects attract attention more than images of objects do
1.22.18  University of Nevada  ||  Interesting

Evidence of Israelite basalt-carving inherited from the Canaanites identified in Tel Hazor
1.22.18  Biblical Archaeology Society  ||  Interesting

Persian shallot onion compounds counteract antibiotic resistance in cases of tuberculosis
1.22.18  University College London  ||  Health

Perennial biofuel and cover crops help soils protect themselves from fluctuating temperatures
1.22.18  American Society of Agronomy  ||  Earth

Constructing or imagining dialogue about an issue can boost critical thinking
1.20.18  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Supermassive black hole in galaxy J1354 observed snacking twice followed by separate outbursts
1.20.18  NASA  ||  Space

Spiral rock formation at the summit of Montegrande pyramid and other examples in the Amazon
1.20.18  Archaeology Magazine  ||  Interesting

Ginkgo proanthocyanidins lessen cerebral ischemia/reperfusion injury and protect brain tissue
1.20.18  Neural Regeneration Research  ||  Health

Brief: order of information processing alters economic gain-loss framing effects
1.19.18  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Properties of a new class of blue stars that pulsate faster than expected
1.19.18  University of Erlangen-Nuremberg  ||  Space

Progress in deciphering/dating ancient rock art spanning multiple provinces in Iran
1.19.18  Hurriyet Daily News  ||  Interesting

Aged garlic extract may help obese people reduce inflammation and lower cholesterol
1.19.18  University of Florida  ||  Health

Indications that submarine landslides are triggers for volcanic eruptions
1.19.18  National Oceanography Centre  ||  Earth

Marketing campaigns using mascots and colors/logos can enhance beer brands' motivational significance
1.18.18  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Meteoritic stardust provides insight into the timing of supernova dust formation
1.18.18  Carnegie Institution  ||  Space

Sophisticated prehistoric monuments/technology revealed near sanctuary on the island of Keros
1.18.18  University of Cambridge  ||  Interesting

Soy-derived isoflavone aglycone in the diet can decrease muscle atrophy
1.18.18  Tokyo Institute of Technology  ||  Health

Sharks from coastal and deep ocean areas have different feeding patterns
1.18.18  University of Massachusetts  ||  Earth

Research on how suppressed emotions influence dreams and affect health
1.17.18  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Peculiar behavior of star reveals isolated black hole in globular cluster NGC 3201
1.17.18  European Southern Observatory  ||  Space

Tomb with Greek religious decoration called a welfare horn found in Egypt's Al-Alamein
1.17.18  Ahram Online  ||  Interesting

Prebiotics in infant formula could improve learning/memory and alter brain chemistry
1.17.18  University of Illinois  ||  Health

Moss known as Funaria hygrometrica tolerates and removes lead from water
1.17.18  RIKEN  ||  Earth

Major merger that contributed to some of the shape of the Andromeda galaxy
1.16.18  arXiver  ||  Space

Ability to recognize images seen for a few seconds over 10 year period of time
1.16.18  CNRS  ||  Interesting

Spatulas used to decorate bodies of the dead and then ritually broken in Paleolithic period
1.16.18  University of Montreal  ||  Interesting

High-salt diet reduces resting blood flow to brain and can lead to cognitive impairment
1.16.18  Cornell University  ||  Health

Birds use infrasound to remotely detect storm systems and tornadoes
1.16.18  University of California  ||  Earth

Writing a to-do list before bed aids ability to fall asleep more quickly
1.15.18  British Psychological Society  ||  Interesting

Analyzing what is causing dips of flux/brightness of Boyajian's Star
1.15.18  Astrobites  ||  Space

China's oldest adhesive identified on a 3500-year-old ritual staff in Xinjiang
1.15.18  Chinese Academy of Sciences  ||  Interesting

Psilocybin can help relive symptoms of depression and reconnect people with their emotions
1.15.18  Imperial College London  ||  Health

Mass of warm rock is slowly rising beneath part of New England
1.15.18  Rutgers University  ||  Earth

Speeding up movement disrupts ability to form accurate confidence judgements about performance
1.13.18  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Visualization of Milky Way's center and the interaction between Sagittarius A and Wolf-Rayet stars
1.13.18  NASA  ||  Space

Egyptian stelae of Ramses II presenting offerings unearthed at temple site in Tanis
1.13.18  Ahram Online  ||  Interesting

Whey protein may reduce risk of heart disease and stroke; also benefits blood pressure
1.13.18  University of Reading  ||  Health

Spin of black holes contributes to high-speed jets blasting radio waves across Universe
1.12.18  National Astronomical Observatory JP  ||  Space

Customizing possessions with a task-relevant part of identity can benefit performance
1.12.18  Scientific American  ||  Interesting

Deciphering the Herculaneum scrolls that may be the work of philosopher/poet Philodemos
1.12.18  Tornos News  ||  Interesting

Muesli and fiber-rich diet can have positive influence on inflammatory joint diseases
1.12.18  University of Erlangen-Nuremberg  ||  Health

Members of a protein family from plant circadian clock set the pace of plant growth
1.12.18  Center for Research in Agricultural Genomics  ||  Earth

Praising a child's ability, effort or outcome can have different effects on behavior
1.11.18  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons create interstellar glow that permeates Universe
1.11.18  Green Bank Observatory  ||  Space

Possible iron throne related to the Pyramid Texts in the void of the Pyramid of Cheops
1.11.18  Popular Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Estrogen-mimicking compounds in foods may reduce effectiveness of some breast cancer treatments
1.11.18  Scripps Research Institute  ||  Health

Phosphorus loading in lakes stems from extreme precipitation events
1.11.18  National Science Foundation  ||  Earth

Own body perception is distortion created by blended past observations of the self and others
1.10.18  University of Western Australia  ||  Interesting

Repeating fast radio burst source FRB 121102 originates in a extreme environment
1.10.18  Canadian Institute for Advanced Research  ||  Space

Aztec golden wolf sacrifice found next to the Templo Mayor in Mexico City
1.10.18  Reuters  ||  Interesting

Whole flaxseed can be used for weight management and particularly for weight reduction
1.10.18  Wiley  ||  Health

Fractal planting patterns lead to optimal harvests without global planning
1.10.18  Santa Fe Institute  ||  Earth

People willfully forget about ethical issues when it relates to a preferred product
1.09.18  Ohio State University  ||  Interesting

Supermassive black holes prevent stars forming in some dwarf galaxies
1.09.18  University of Portsmouth  ||  Space

Distinguished Greco-Roman tombstone depicting Egyptian temple found at Alexandria cemetery
1.09.18  Ahram Online  ||  Interesting

Potential of craniosacral therapy to improve symptoms of concussion and traumatic brain injury
1.09.18  Mary Ann Liebert  ||  Health

Sedimentary rocks provide insight into the evolution of Alpine landscape
1.09.18  University of Bern  ||  Earth

How strategies of dominance and prestige exert influence over workforce functioning
1.08.18  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Filling the early Universe with knots may explain three-dimensional space time
1.08.18  Vanderbilt University  ||  Space

Restoration and virtual exhibit of the tomb of Christ in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre
1.08.18  Biblical Archaeology Society  ||  Interesting

Mediterranean diet may reduce the risk of frailty in older individuals
1.08.18  University College London  ||  Health

Research reveals why meteoroids explode before they reach Earth
1.08.18  Purdue University  ||  Earth

People tend to favor a product that has more reviews even though it can be disadvantageous
1.06.18  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Half of the matter in Milky Way may originate from distant galaxies
1.06.18  Northwestern University  ||  Space

200 stone circles of varying sizes/styles discovered in China's Gobi desert
1.06.18  China Daily  ||  Interesting

Quercetin could benefit heart health in people with muscular dystrophy
1.06.18  The Physiological Society  ||  Health

Brief: how social information affects information search/choice in probabilistic inferences
1.05.18  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Galaxies near cosmic voids are more likely to be spirals than galaxies far from voids
1.05.18  American Astronomical Society  ||  Space

Rock art associated with Sandawe magic and rituals identified in central Tanzania
1.05.18  Science & Scholarship in Poland  ||  Interesting

Carotenoids such as lutein/zeaxanthin allow the brain to use less power to complete memory tasks
1.05.18  University of Georgia  ||  Health

Tiny earthquakes aid ability to predict mountain rock falls
1.05.18  University of Sussex  ||  Earth

Scent of a romantic partner on various items can help lower stress levels
1.04.18  University of British Columbia  ||  Interesting

Lyman-Alpha galaxies provide insight into the Epoch of Reionization period
1.04.18  National Optical Astronomy Observatory  ||  Space

Stone sanctuary at pond near Mexico's Iztaccihuatl volcano depicts design of Universe
1.04.18  LiveScience  ||  Interesting

Italian soil yields new antibiotic that can counteract drug-resistant bacteria
1.04.18  Seeker  ||  Health

First observational evidence of ozone hole recovery due to chemicals ban
1.04.18  NASA  ||  Earth

How the mind constructs the past, present and future depends on relationship with time
1.03.18  The Conversation  ||  Interesting

Measuring the sense of rotation of the double pulsar known as PSR J0737-3039A
1.03.18  Astrobites  ||  Space

Tomb of a worker of King Thutmose III's house discovered in the temple in Luxor
1.03.18  Ahram Online  ||  Interesting

Fluorouacil 5 skin cream reduces need for surgery to treat squamous cell carcinoma
1.03.18  Brown University  ||  Health

Elephant seals recognize each other by the rhythm of their calls
1.03.18  Cell Press  ||  Earth

Perceived trust between individuals can be enhanced by mimicking food choice
1.02.18  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Analyzing the speed of nearby dark matter by tracking metal-poor stars
1.02.18  American Astronomical Society  ||  Space

Ancient burial chambers containing artifacts discovered in Turkey's Izmi province
1.02.18  Daily Sabah  ||  Interesting

High doses of vitamin D have potential to reduce arterial stiffness
1.02.18  Augusta University  ||  Health

Multiple factors that trigger hot spots of sea-level rise along US East Coast
1.02.18  Earth Magazine  ||  Earth

Brief: environmental geometry elicits sensorimotor interference during perspective taking
12.30.17  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Planetary system containing exoplanet orbiting above the poles of red dwarf star GJ436
12.30.17  University of Geneva  ||  Space

Ancient Greek shrine of Demeter and Persephone unearthed on Cape Stolets in Sozopol
12.30.17  Archaeology in Bulgaria  ||  Interesting

Omega-3 supplementation during pregnancy protects against variety of allergies in children
12.30.17  Fresh Science  ||  Health

Storytelling linked to the development of meaning and the brain regions involved
12.29.17  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Structure and volume of hot gas known for its rapid motions in active galactic nuclei
12.29.17  Harvard-Smithsonian  ||  Space

Lost stone from high priest's breast plate discovered after 1000 year journey
12.29.17  Breaking Israel News  ||  Interesting

Rice bran and navy beans promote digestive health and slow growth of colon cancer cells
12.29.17  University of Colorado  ||  Health

Streams are indicators of long-term nutrient conditions in surrounding areas
12.29.17  Michigan State University  ||  Earth

Images on food packages subconsciously bias serving size estimates
12.28.17  Cornell University  ||  Interesting

Supersonic gas streams left over from early Universe drive massive black hole formation
12.28.17  Kavli Institute  ||  Space

Map from 1587 shows world filled with centaurs, unicorns and other fantastic beasts
12.28.17  LiveScience  ||  Interesting

Ability of L-theanine to aid relaxation and enhance alpha brain waves
12.28.17  Psychology Today  ||  Health

Charcoal remains could accelerate carbon dioxide emissions after forest fires
12.28.17  Hokkaido University  ||  Earth

How fear of losing control over thoughts/actions impacts OCD-related behavior
12.27.17  Concordia University  ||  Interesting

Massive circumstellar disks accrete faster than low-mass ones
12.27.17  Astrobites  ||  Space

Scanning the monments of Albania in ancient Scoder to better understand the Illyrian culture
12.27.17  MFA of Republic of Poland  ||  Interesting

Cannabidiol may be beneficial for treating oral mucositis
12.27.17  Wiley  ||  Health

Material and geologic processes in high pressure/temperature conditions at center of Earth
12.27.17  Gauss Centre  ||  Earth

Tendency for some men to reject eco-friendly behavior due to threatened masculinity
12.26.17  Scientific American  ||  Interesting

Extremely fast moving star part of triple system that broke up in Kleinmann-Low Nebula
12.26.17  Pennsylvania State University  ||  Space

2000-year-old statuette of Hermes uncovered in Turkey's central Corum province
12.26.17  Daily Sabah  ||  Interesting

Scalp acupuncture effective for treating aspects of autism in young children
12.26.17  Hong Kong Baptist University  ||  Health

Analyzing what may happen when dark matter particles interact with Earth
12.26.17  University of Southern Denmark  ||  Earth

Catalogue of the red supergiant star population in the Perseus Arm of Milky Way
12.25.17  arXiver  ||  Space

Self-confidence can be affected by teammates and the specific role taken on
12.25.17  University of Stirling  ||  Interesting

Set of ancient wooden slips reveal emperor's search for elixir of life and immortality
12.25.17  Shanghai Daily  ||  Interesting

Retinoic acid around time of surgery can significantly prevent lymphedema development
12.25.17  University of Southern California  ||  Health

Minerals in rocks/soils are thrown out of equilibrium when chemistry of surroundings changes
12.25.17  Pacific Northwest National Laboratory  ||  Earth

Thinking about germs/infections makes people concerned about their physical appearance
12.23.17  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Emission line from the Perseus and other galaxy clusters may provide insight into dark matter
12.23.17  NASA  ||  Space

Design and orientation of some megalithic dolmens enhanced astronomical viewing
12.23.17  Royal Astronomical Society  ||  Interesting

Indigofera oblongifolia leaf methanolic extract could protect against lead-induced neurotoxicity
12.23.17  Neural Regeneration Research  ||  Health

Brief: effects of semantic neighborhood density in abstract and concrete words
12.22.17  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Galaxy merger and magnetic field strength in the shocks that shape the Toothbrush galaxy cluster
12.22.17  Harvard-Smithsonian  ||  Space

Remains of ancient Egyptian temple and cartouch uncovered at Gabal Al-Selsila
12.22.17  Ahram Online  ||  Interesting

Cinnamon's potential to improve cholesterol levels in people with diabetes or metabolic syndrome
12.22.17  The Conversation  ||  Health

Tiny polyps protect corals from predators and benefit health/resilience
12.22.17  European Commission Joint Research Centre  ||  Earth

Holiday effects that influence stock markets prior to closure due to public holiday
12.21.17  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Broad cocoon-like outflow of material may be a common result of neutron star mergers
12.21.17  CAASTRO  ||  Space

Giant stone hats with drawings indicate Easter Island had a cooperative society
12.21.17  Binghamton University  ||  Interesting

Tomatoes help slow decline of lung function; apples/tomatoes aid lung repair in ex-smokers
12.21.17  Johns Hopkins University  ||  Health

Distant earthquakes can cause underwater landslides even weeks or months later
12.21.17  American Geophysical Union  ||  Earth

Entitled people less likely to follow instructions because they seem them as unfair imposition
12.20.17  Society for Personality and Social Psychology  ||  Interesting

Observation of bubbles on the surface of red giant star Pi1 Gruis
12.20.17  European Southern Observatory  ||  Space

Artifacts from 1500-year-old monastery and church discovered in Beit Shemesh
12.20.17  Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs  ||  Interesting

Whole eggs more effective for muscle building and repair than egg whites
12.20.17  University of Illinois  ||  Health

Processes that contribute to pollen growth and seed formation in plants
12.20.17  University of Zurich  ||  Earth

Knowing answers are readily available affects persistence in solving problems
12.19.17  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Asymptotic giant branch stars contaminate interstellar medium to lead to future generations of stars
12.19.17  Canary Islands Institute of Astrophysics  ||  Space

Six sacrificed women and ceramic figurine unearthed at mudbrick temple complex in Pucala
12.19.17  Archaeology Magazine  ||  Interesting

Low levels of vitamin A may increase risk of tuberculosis if around someone sick
12.19.17  Harvard University  ||  Health

Bees utilize invisible heat patterns to identify and choose flowers
12.19.17  University of Bristol  ||  Earth

Cognitive bias modification for facial interpretation could help treat depression
12.18.17  University of Bristol  ||  Interesting

Constraints on the spin evolution of brown dwarf stars and young planetary-mass companions
12.18.17  Astrobites  ||  Space

Latest finds at endangered/collapsing ancient Native American shell mound on Edisto Island
12.18.17  Post and Courier  ||  Interesting

Amber-tinted glasses that block blue light from electronics can benefit people with insomnia
12.18.17  Columbia University  ||  Health

Lightning during thunderstorms can produce afterglow of X-rays and gamma radiation
12.18.17  Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica  ||  Earth

Negative information about in-group brand leads consumers to derogate out-group products
12.16.17  Elsevier  ||  Interesting

Locations of different elements in the supernova remnant Cassiopeia A
12.16.17  NASA  ||  Space

Restoring the library of St Catherine's Monastery and Mosaic of Transfiguration in Egypt
12.16.17  Ahram Online  ||  Interesting

Zinc acetate lozenges may shorten duration of common cold by three days
12.16.17  University of Helsinki  ||  Health

Article about how unconscious voice changes can provide insight into emotional experiences
12.15.17  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Starspots that are bigger last longer and starspots on cooler stars decay more slowly
12.15.17  Harvard-Smithsonian  ||  Space

Prehistoric menhir standing stone found at Bronze Age site near Bern in Switzerland
12.15.17  The Local  ||  Interesting

Drinking hot tea every day linked to lower risk of developing glaucoma
12.15.17  Asian News International  ||  Health

Antarctic krill behavior could accelerate the transport of atmospheric carbon to deep ocean
12.15.17  British Antarctic Survey  ||  Earth

Babies shown books with faces or objects that are individually named tend to learn more
12.14.17  Scientific American  ||  Interesting

Starving white dwarfs have sudden bursts of consumption and can have strong magnetic fields
12.14.17  University of Canterbury  ||  Space

Statue of Greek goddess Artemis, cemetery and child burials discovered in Aswan
12.14.17  Ahram Online  ||  Interesting

Grape seed extract can strengthen dentin and extend longevity of resin fillings
12.14.17  University of Illinois  ||  Health

Nuances that distinguish 3 categories of compounds that impact upper atmospheric ozone layer
12.14.17  NASA  ||  Earth

Weak points in structure of extragalactic jets may be what causes them to collapse into plumes
12.13.17  Cosmos Magazine  ||  Space

Impact of social information on group performances in collective estimation tasks
12.13.17  CNRS  ||  Interesting

Utilizing satellites to identify Afghanistan's lost empires and remote sites
12.13.17  Science Magazine  ||  Interesting

Breast milk protein could be used to give foods cancer-fighting and immune-boosting properties
12.13.17  A*STAR  ||  Health

Varied responses of plants when experiencing a solar eclipse
12.13.17  American Society of Agronomy  ||  Earth

Mechanisms that are fueling jets of material blasting away from black hole in Centaurus A
12.12.17  ICRAR  ||  Space

Putting an unusual object in a spot where it will capture attention is effective reminder
12.12.17  Scientific American  ||  Interesting

Temple with statues of Buddha and the Heavenly Kings found at Daqincun village in Shandong
12.12.17  Chinese Academy of Social Sciences  ||  Interesting

Intestinal bacteria from high fiber diet may protect against diabetes
12.12.17  University of Eastern Finland  ||  Health

Importance of seabed landscape for fish conservation and fishery management
12.12.17  University of Glasgow  ||  Earth

Analyzing the secular evolution of stellar bars in spinning dark matter halos
12.11.17  arXiver  ||  Space

Self-control varies depending on importance; asking to justify choice can augment self-control
12.11.17  Arizona State University  ||  Interesting

12000-year-old fish hooks placed in a burial ritual uncovered on Indonesia's Alor Island
12.11.17  Australian National University  ||  Interesting

Cruciferous vegetables and soy associated with fewer side effects of breast cancer treatment
12.11.17  Georgetown University  ||  Health

Dually linked eddies mix water and transport marine creatures at high speed and long distances
12.11.17  University of Liverpool  ||  Earth

Influence of time pressure on the willingness of people to cooperate together
12.09.17  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Structures of the minispiral located around Milky Way's supermassive black hole
12.09.17  American Astronomical Society  ||  Space

Two New Kingdom era tombs with vast funerary collections opened at Luxor necropolis
12.09.17  Ahram Online  ||  Interesting

Nitrate-rich beet juice relaxes blood vessels to help high altitude acclimatization
12.09.17  Gemini  ||  Health

Brief: time on task affects mind wandering and visual working memory
12.08.17  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Velocities of the material in star clusters influence populations of different sized stars
12.08.17  Harvard-Smithsonian  ||  Space

Ruins of 800-year-old royal temple identified near Changbai Mountain in China
12.08.17  Chinese Academy of Social Sciences  ||  Interesting

Possible life-extending properties of homemade cheese/yogurt from the Carpathian Mountains
12.08.17  Abertay University  ||  Health

Factors that determine why majoid crabs adorn their surface with items from surroundings
12.08.17  University of Delaware  ||  Earth

Research indicates relationship between self-respect and assertive behavior
12.07.17  British Psychological Society  ||  Interesting

Quasar winds directly linked to rate of star formation within host galaxies
12.07.17  European Space Agency  ||  Space

Mapping Venezuelan petroglyphs depicting rituals and animals/humans in the Atures Rapids
12.07.17  University College London  ||  Interesting

Canola oil associated with worsened memory and learning ability in people with Alzheimer's
12.07.17  Temple University  ||  Health

Global alteration in annual water flow due to forest vegetation changes
12.07.17  University of British Columbia  ||  Earth

Brand loyalty can encourage excessive purchasing and impulse-buying
12.06.17  University of Portsmouth  ||  Interesting

Supermassive black hole detected in a quasar from the Epoch of Reionization in early Universe
12.06.17  Massachusetts Institute of Technology  ||  Space

Incense altar with bull relief found at possible Edomite temple in Israel's Lachish region
12.06.17  Biblical Archaeology Society  ||  Interesting

Phenols and flavonoids in tea/ginger and fruits/vegetables protect against Zika and Dengue
12.06.17  National University of Singapore  ||  Health

Scenarios for using neutrino detectors to monitor nuclear interim storage facilities
12.06.17  University of Mainz  ||  Earth

Star formation processes in the filament hub of giant molecular cloud Monoceros R2
12.05.17  arXiver  ||  Space

Ability to train and improve perceptual abilities of the various senses
12.05.17  The Conversation  ||  Interesting

Viking-era whetstone carved with runes discovered in Oslo in Norway
12.05.17  LiveScience  ||  Interesting

Polyunsaturated fatty acids linked to reduced allergy risk of asthma/rhinitis in children
12.05.17  Karolinska Institutet  ||  Health

Combination of crystallizing admixture and wax-based curing agent slows concrete deterioration
12.05.17  Brunel University  ||  Earth

Components of mindfulness intervention affect attention and emotion regulation differently
12.04.17  Brown University  ||  Interesting

Size constraints of neutron stars prior to merging and forming a black hole
12.04.17  Heidelberg Institute  ||  Space

Part of an earlier shrine uncovered at Al-Imam Al-Shafie mosque in Old Cairo
12.04.17  Ahram Online  ||  Interesting

Vitamin D supplements improve markers of bone turnover in people with chronic kidney disease
12.04.17  Gulf Bend Center  ||  Health

Earthquakes in mountainous regions are bigger because tectonic plates collide faster
12.04.17  Springer  ||  Earth

Brief: episodic specificity induction impacts generation of alternative future events
12.02.17  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Pair of giant black holes known as J0045+41 originally misidentified as part of Andromeda
12.02.17  NASA  ||  Space

Documenting the tomb of Queen Khennuwa below the pyramid at Meroe in Sudan
12.02.17  German Archaeological Institute  ||  Interesting

Compounds in Drynaria Rhizome that improve memory and reduce Alzheimer's characteristics
12.02.17  Frontiers  ||  Health

Reading information aloud to yourself improves consolidation of it to long-term memory
12.01.17  University of Waterloo  ||  Interesting

Examining why the Sun's brightness fluctuates; can be applied to distant stars as well
12.01.17  Max Planck Society  ||  Space

Pendants and burial ornaments provide insight into the culture at Sungir Upper Paleolithic site
12.01.17  Popular Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Dietary fat determines whether stem cells are converted into bone cells or fat cells
12.01.17  University of Texas  ||  Health

Dogs lick their mouths as a response to angry human faces
12.01.17  University of Lincoln  ||  Earth

Recurring nightmares and negative dream interpretation may reflect daily frustrations
11.30.17  Springer  ||  Interesting

Analysis of how to calibrate red clump stars as standard candles to measure distance
11.30.17  Astrobites  ||  Space

Two Old Kingdom statues and New Kingdom offering stele unearthed near Khnum temple in Egypt
11.30.17  Ahram Online  ||  Interesting

Consuming breakfast normalizes the expression of genes that regulate body weight and glucose
11.30.17  AF of Tel Aviv University  ||  Health

Thunderstorms produce radioactivity by triggering nuclear reactions in the atmosphere
11.30.17  The Conversation  ||  Earth

Eye contact between infant and adult helps synchronize brain wave activity
11.29.17  University of Cambridge  ||  Interesting

Analyzing properties of faint and unknown galaxies in the Hubble Ultra Deep Field
11.29.17  European Southern Observatory  ||  Space

Clay seals reveal government activity took place in Israel during time of David and Solomon
11.29.17  Mississippi State University  ||  Interesting

Combining raw almonds, dark chocolate and cocoa lowers levels of bad cholesterol
11.29.17  American Heart Association  ||  Health

Average time between volcanic super-eruptions is much less than previously estimated
11.29.17  University of Bristol  ||  Earth

Making transparent materials have the ability to absorb light
11.29.17  Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology  ||  Technology

How to reduce the influence of false information and the difficulty in doing so
11.28.17  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Eleven low-mass infant stars forming near Milky Way's supermassive black hole
11.28.17  ALMA Observatory  ||  Space

Two-humped camel cave painting from the Upper Paleolithic age found in the Ural Mountains
11.28.17  International Business Times  ||  Interesting

Dietary supplement glucosamine reduces brain hyperexcitability related to seizures and epilepsy
11.28.17  University of Alabama  ||  Health

Influence of the Himalayan river system on the ancient Indus Civilization
11.28.17  Imperial College London  ||  Earth

Measuring the proper motion for fifteen stars in the Sculptor galaxy
11.27.17  Hubble ESA  ||  Space

Reputation improves for people who give without calculation
11.27.17  Yale University  ||  Interesting

Maya religious pendant etched with hieroglyphics found in Nim Li Punit in southern Belize
11.27.17  University of California  ||  Interesting

Neurofeedback training can reduce the severity of tinnitus or even eliminate it
11.27.17  Radiological Society of North America  ||  Health

Floods play important role in maintaining healthy river ecosystems
11.27.17  Oregon State University  ||  Earth

Beneficial effects of backward planning when undertaking a complex task
11.25.17  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

High abundance of Beryllium-7 in the material ejected from Nova Sagittarii no. 2
11.25.17  INAF  ||  Space

Wooden circular bonfire monument in Avebury may predate Stonehenge by 800 years
11.25.17  LiveScience  ||  Interesting

Resveratrol has ability to reduce neuronal damage in cerebral ischemia
11.25.17  Neural Regeneration Research  ||  Health

Brief: gaze aversions as an overt attentional disengagement mechanism
11.24.17  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Research on how the duration of the magnetic cycle of a star depends on its rotation
11.24.17  Harvard-Smithsonian  ||  Space

Gold Bird tomb from Korea's Silla Dynasty contains artifacts associated with afterlife
11.24.17  Archaeology Magazine  ||  Interesting

Type of vitamin E called gamma tocopherol reduces airway inflammation related to asthma
11.24.17  University of North Carolina  ||  Health

Pore-scale wetting patterns and antecedent soil moisture alter carbon dynamics
11.24.17  Pacific Northwest National Laboratory  ||  Earth

Single planet can excite more than one spiral arm in protoplanetary disks
11.23.17  arXiver  ||  Space

Personifying places can boost travel intentions in people who assign anthropomorphic traits
11.23.17  Queensland University of Technology  ||  Interesting

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