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People are more likely to cheat/deceive towards the end of an activity
9.15.15  Scientific American  ||  Interesting

Examining link between large starspots and superflares in Sun-like stars
9.15.15  Subaru Telescope  ||  Space

Head of Telesphoros sculpture from ancient city of Perge rediscovered
9.15.15  Hurriyet Daily News  ||  Interesting

Acetic acid found in vinegar can prevent infection and kill bacteria in burns
9.15.15  University of Birmingham  ||  Health

Applying lime to acidic soils improves crop yields/nutrient availability
9.15.15  ScienceNetwork WA  ||  Earth

Giant pulse emission mechanism involved in the actions of the Crab pulsar
9.14.15  CAASTRO  ||  Space

Happy endings in stories tend to facilitate honest behaviors in children
9.14.15  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Oldest known Egyptian religious manuscript found, over 4000 years old
9.14.15  Discovery  ||  Interesting

Certain pesticides used in homes linked to risk of childhood cancers
9.14.15  LiveScience  ||  Health

More than half the world's sea turtles have ingested plastic/litter
9.14.15  University of Queensland  ||  Earth

Measuring spatial consistency of the speed of light with greater precision
9.14.15  University of Western Australia  ||  Technology

Emotional responses to command and control in public policy outreach
9.12.15  Cornell University  ||  Interesting

Formation of a star complex/clump detected in the distant Universe
9.12.15  IRFU  ||  Space

Ritual stone monument discovered beneath the bank of Durrington Walls
9.12.15  Ludwig Boltzmann Institute  ||  Interesting

Daidzein extract helps prevent cell damage caused by stroke/cerebral ischemia
9.12.15  Neural Regeneration Research  ||  Health

Volcanic lightning can transform ash particles into glassy grains
9.12.15  Earth Magazine  ||  Earth

Brief: processing goals moderate effect of co-occurrence on automatic evaluation
9.11.15  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Two massive stars with magnetic fields in the binary system Epsilon Lupi
9.11.15  Royal Astronomical Society  ||  Space

Settlement and ceremonial structure unearthed at Asikli Hoyuk, 10000 years old
9.11.15  Popular Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Lemon juice/citric acid can be used as disinfectant for human norovirus
9.11.15  Helmholtz Centre  ||  Health

Article on how targeting emotions increases casual purchasing behaviors
9.11.15  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Supernova and external shocks responsible for a recent gamma-ray burst
9.11.15  Harvard-Smithsonian  ||  Space

Ability for white rot fungi to break down oil in contaminated waters
9.11.15  Joint Genome Institute  ||  Earth

Biased to consistently rate skin of another person as softer than own
9.10.15  Saint Francis Care  ||  Interesting

Star formation processes in the Brightest Cluster Galaxy SpARCS1049+56
9.10.15  Keck Observatory  ||  Space

Pyramid-stepped podium from Second Temple period uncovered in City of David
9.10.15  Biblical Archaeology Society  ||  Interesting

Melatonin has potential to regulate seasonal multiple sclerosis flare-ups
9.10.15  Science  ||  Health

Simple precautions to avoid contaminants in urban garden settings
9.10.15  American Society of Agronomy  ||  Earth

Research on how scents/olfactory-branding can affect customer evaluations
9.09.15  Inderscience Publishers  ||  Interesting

Compact interstellar clouds allow for clusters to form in dwarf galaxies
9.09.15  National Radio Astronomy Observatory  ||  Space

Basil pollen found in Nara ruins may have been from shaman queen Himiko
9.09.15  Asahi Shimbun  ||  Interesting

Chili pepper compound capsaicin causes cancer cell membranes to come apart
9.09.15  American Chemical Society  ||  Health

Insights into crust formation from cratons in Western Australia
9.09.15  Macquarie University  ||  Earth

Heart rate synchronization occurs when building trust during cooperation
9.08.15  Aarhus University  ||  Interesting

More evidence indicates Milky Way has four spiral arms
9.08.15  Universe Today  ||  Space

Plans to map buried Inca capital in Peru and analyze buried artifacts
9.08.15  ArtDaily  ||  Interesting

THC compound may help prevent organ rejection after transplant
9.08.15  Journal of Leukocyte Biology  ||  Health

Microorganisms that are responsible for nitrogen transformation in soil
9.08.15  ScienceNetwork WA  ||  Earth

Time variation of gamma-ray emissions from solar-disk of the Sun
9.07.15  Astrobites  ||  Space

Visually appealing graphics enhance the performance of people
9.07.15  Springer  ||  Interesting

Clay lamp with depiction of Eros and other artifacts found in Perperikon
9.07.15  Archaeology in Bulgaria  ||  Interesting

Peptides from volcanic streams and geysers may combat drug resistance
9.07.15  ScienceNetwork WA  ||  Health

Coral reef flattening contributes to significant decline in species
9.07.15  Newcastle University  ||  Earth

Brief: impact of a relational mindset on information distortion
9.05.15  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Failed galaxies in the Coma Cluster could contain much more dark matter
9.05.15  ICRAR  ||  Space

Two granite busts of lioness goddess Sekhmet unearthed in Luxor
9.05.15  Ahram Online  ||  Interesting

Turmeric during breakfast can aid memory and counteract cognitive impairment
9.05.15  Monash University  ||  Health

Surprise level often depends on how easily the occurrence can be explained
9.04.15  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Utilizing twin stars with identical spectra to better measure distances
9.04.15  University of Cambridge  ||  Space

Excavation progress at Cromlech Tumulus sites on Slievemore Mountain
9.04.15  Past Horizons Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Nutritional supplement formula improves healing of pressure ulcers
9.04.15  Annals of Internal Medicine  ||  Health

Framework diagnoses jet stream behavior in climate models
9.04.15  Pacific Northwest National Laboratory  ||  Earth

Analyzing how magnetic fields affect galaxy evolution and star formation
9.03.15  Astrobites  ||  Space

Tendency for peer pressure to influence actions more than recommendations
9.03.15  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Sarcophagus with engraved Medusa head and other symbols found in Ashkelon
9.03.15  Israel Antiquities Authority  ||  Interesting

High levels of saturated fat in blood could lead to inflammation/tissue damage
9.03.15  Imperial College London  ||  Health

Effectiveness of trees at dispersing road traffic emissions
9.03.15  University of Leicester  ||  Earth

Feeling sadness has ability to change how colors are perceived
9.02.15  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

X-ray glow from Galactic Center may be dying stars consuming companions
9.02.15  NASA  ||  Space

Vishnu stone idol influenced by the Pala period unearthed in Beldanga
9.02.15  The Hindu  ||  Interesting

Blueberry extract could help prevent dental plaque formation/gum disease
9.02.15  American Chemical Society  ||  Health

Utilizing waste coffee grounds to capture and store methane
9.02.15  Institute of Physics  ||  Earth

Mind/body reactions to emotions while reading text in second language
9.01.15  SISSA  ||  Interesting

Processes involved in galaxies being ejected from their host cluster
9.01.15  Harvard-Smithsonian  ||  Space

Possibility that settlement in Yassihoyuk dates back 8000 years
9.01.15  Hurriyet Daily News  ||  Interesting

Pregnancy diet lacking in vitamin D and E linked to childhood asthma risk
9.01.15  University of Aberdeen  ||  Health

Technique that allows for extraction of uranium from brannerite
9.01.15  Murdoch University  ||  Earth

Applying hostage negotiation psychology to traditional bargaining
8.31.15  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

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

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