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Workers adjust behavior in response to status and stereotypes of themselves and others
3.15.16  Princeton University  ||  Interesting

Scintillation arcs in observations of the millisecond pulsar PSR J0437-4715
3.15.16  CAASTRO  ||  Space

Throne and carved stone with glyph of Aztec god Ometochtli found in Tlaxcala
3.15.16  Mexico News Daily  ||  Interesting

Daily dose of omega-3s exert positive effect on memory and aging brain
3.15.16  Charite  ||  Health

Nitrogen fertilizer applied to fields today will contaminate water for decades
3.15.16  University of Waterloo  ||  Earth

Ballet study shows peak performance linked with spiritual-like states of consciousness
3.14.16  University of Queensland  ||  Interesting

Analyzing the golden ratio period relationship of variable stars
3.14.16  Astrobites  ||  Space

Project to regenerate and stabilize ancient Memphis site in Egypt
3.14.16  University of York  ||  Interesting

Sulforaphane in broccoli/cruciferous vegetables improves efficacy of cancer drug
3.14.16  ETH Zurich  ||  Health

Innards of desert cactus purify contaminated water for aquaculture and drinking
3.14.16  American Chemical Society  ||  Earth

Sudden insight/inspiration may be more likely when closing eyes or staring into space
3.12.16  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Distinguishing between galaxy clusters MACS J0416 and MACS J0717 as they collide
3.12.16  NASA  ||  Space

Two seals belonging to a woman and man from First Temple period found at City of David
3.12.16  Israel Antiquities Authority  ||  Interesting

Dried plums protect against bone loss caused by iodizing radiation
3.12.16  Texas A&M University  ||  Health

Brief: investigation of the explore-exploit dilemma in static/dynamic environments
3.11.16  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Evidence of interactions around globular clusters in the core of the Fornax Cluster
3.11.16  Harvard-Smithsonian  ||  Space

Horned-figurines found in infant's grave at Lake Itkul in Russia, 4500 years old
3.11.16  LiveScience  ||  Interesting

Antioxidant regimen reduces hearing loss in common form of childhood deafness
3.11.16  University of Michigan  ||  Health

Wildfires on Arctic tundra contribute to widespread permafrost thaw
3.11.16  University of Alaska Fairbanks  ||  Earth

Research about how common herding behaviors occur during emergency situations
3.10.16  The Conversation  ||  Interesting

Observing objects responsible for infrared background light filling the Universe
3.10.16  ALMA Observatory  ||  Space

Ceremonial weapon collection uncovered at religious complex near Adam in Oman
3.10.16  CNRS  ||  Interesting

Drink containing Fortasyn Connect helps memory symptoms from prodromal Alzheimer's
3.10.16  Alzheimer's Society  ||  Health

Five more limestone stacks discovered underwater near Australia's Twelve Apostles
3.10.16  University of Melbourne  ||  Earth

Disks around aging stars are similar to those around young stars
3.09.16  European Southern Observatory  ||  Space

Overwhelming evidence without a dissenting opinion can weaken credibility of a case
3.09.16  University of Adelaide  ||  Interesting

Shiva temple in Chandanapalli goes under water again after resurfacing
3.09.16  Deccan Chronicle  ||  Interesting

Bilberries and press cake could increase levels of fiber/anthocyanins in foods
3.09.16  Technical Research Centre of Finland  ||  Health

Crowds of tiny particles disperse as environment becomes more disordered
3.09.16  University College London  ||  Earth

Dust grains in some meteoritic material could be remnants of stellar explosions
3.08.16  Michigan State University  ||  Space

Social distance affects what kinds of information people learn from other people
3.08.16  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Amber necklace and Egyptian scarab amulet found in tomb of Etruscan princess in Lazio
3.08.16  ANSA  ||  Interesting

Low levels of arsenic that women consume from food/water may impact fetal growth
3.08.16  Dartmouth College  ||  Health

Effects of salinity and nutrient-depleted soil determined for spinach
3.08.16  American Society for Horticultural Science  ||  Earth

Tendency to be overconfident increases when thinking intelligence is fixed/unchangeable
3.07.16  Washington State University  ||  Interesting

Light curve of cataclysmic variable star V523 Lyr in the open cluster NGC 6791
3.07.16  AAVSO  ||  Space

Geoglyph Triple Spiral in Trujillo destroyed by agricultural invaders
3.07.16  Peru This Week  ||  Interesting

Linoleic acid in grapeseed oil reduces heart-threatening fat between vital organs
3.07.16  Ohio State University  ||  Health

How currents of hot ash and gas move when a supervolcano erupts
3.07.16  University of Buffalo  ||  Earth

Brief: prospect of reward alters the subjective perception of time
3.05.16  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Analysis of the declining energy output of over 200 thousand galaxies
3.05.16  ICRAR  ||  Space

Altars for chthonic deity rituals in fortresses belonging to Thracian tribe Asti
3.05.16  Archaeology in Bulgaria  ||  Interesting

Yogurt consumption reduces long-term risk of high blood pressure in women
3.05.16  American Heart Association  ||  Health

Galactic collision starbursts can lead to supermassive black holes consuming stars
3.04.16  NewScientist  ||  Space

Expected and encountered prices affect how consumers judge prices and what they buy
3.04.16  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Ancient underground structures identified in Izmit, statues previously discovered
3.04.16  Hurriyet Daily News  ||  Interesting

Saline water is more effective at cleaning wounds than soap and water
3.04.16  McGill University  ||  Health

Major storm events heavily contribute to biochemistry of watersheds
3.04.16  Yale University  ||  Earth

Ability for literary reading to improve mental flexibility
3.03.16  University of Liverpool  ||  Interesting

Boundary between inner rotating disk and outer infalling envelope of developing star
3.03.16  ALMA Observatory  ||  Space

Details about the structure/development of the Elamite site of Haft Tappeh in Iran
3.03.16  University of Mainz  ||  Interesting

Planned research on medicinal benefits of Eurycoma longifolia (Tongkat Ali)
3.03.16  University of Malaya  ||  Health

Secret light communication used by some kinds of marine animals
3.03.16  University of Queensland  ||  Earth

Voters who strongly oppose politicians tend to be the most active
3.02.16  The Conversation  ||  Interesting

Evidence that fast radio bursts can repeat numerous times from the same source
3.02.16  McGill University  ||  Space

Jade seal identifies master of ancient marquis tomb in the Jiangxi Province
3.02.16  ||  Interesting

Pregnancy vitamin D supplementation may strengthen bones of winter-born babies
3.02.16  University of Southampton  ||  Health

Complex mechanisms involved in the workings of human interaction and improvisation
3.02.16  Austrian Science Fund  ||  Interesting

Giant O-type stars concealed in nebula RCW 106 in the Norma constellation
3.02.16  European Southern Observatory  ||  Space

Desert plant guayule could bolster world's supply of natural rubber
3.02.16  American Chemical Society  ||  Earth

Visual processing is influenced by experience and prior knowledge
3.01.16  Johns Hopkins University  ||  Interesting

Multiple stellar populations in Omega Centauri, Milky Way's largest globular cluster
3.01.16  Astrobites  ||  Space

Neolithic colossal mound known as Silbury Hill seemingly created to be an effigy
3.01.16  Western Daily Press  ||  Interesting

Mild dehydration can impair vascular function and affect cardiovascular health
3.01.16  University of Arkansas  ||  Health

Radioactive matter migrates more quickly in carbonate bedrock formations
3.01.16  Ben-Gurion University of the Negev  ||  Earth

Different factors that influence the likelihood of a secret being kept
2.29.16  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Dynamics and interior properties of the group of galaxies known as VV166
2.29.16  Gemini Observatory  ||  Space

Misidentified hand decorations in Saharan rock shelter at Wadi Sura II are from lizards
2.29.16  National Geographic Society  ||  Interesting

Bovine leukemia virus in cattle linked to human breast cancer
2.29.16  University of California  ||  Health

Potential for nutritious pulse crops to further global food security/sustainability
2.29.16  US Department of Agriculture  ||  Earth

Preference to make deals framed as agreement rather than impasse even when taking a loss
2.27.16  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Hidden sources of solar surges from interactions in various layers of the atmosphere
2.27.16  Big Bear Solar Observatory  ||  Space

Architecture and petroglyphs/paintings in the Castle Rock community of Colorado
2.27.16  Antiquity  ||  Interesting

Neuroprotective effects of berberine can counteract mercury-induced neurotoxicity
2.27.16  Neural Regeneration Research  ||  Health

Brief: memory suppression manipulation attenuates affective learning effects
2.26.16  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Offset placement of Milky Way's Central Molecular Zone and gas properties in it
2.26.16  Harvard-Smithsonian  ||  Space

Megalithic tombs in the shape of an elongated triangle found near Western Pomerania
2.26.16  Science & Scholarship in Poland  ||  Interesting

Phytochemical in green tea called EGCG helps block rheumatoid arthritis
2.26.16  Washington State University  ||  Health

Modeling magma mush could provide insight into volcanic histories
2.26.16  Earth Magazine  ||  Earth

Mastering the ability to ignore irrelevant information makes people more efficient
2.25.16  Johns Hopkins University  ||  Interesting

Supermassive black holes eject matter into distant voids of the Universe
2.25.16  Royal Astronomical Society  ||  Space

Two Buddhist pillars unearthed near temple complex in Prakasham district
2.25.16  Deccan Chronicle  ||  Interesting

Cooling technique with verbal checks protects brain's speech centers during surgery
2.25.16  New York University  ||  Heath

Perception and reaction to stress is more important than its frequency
2.25.16  Pennsylvania State University  ||  Interesting

Structure of an object that orbits around a supermassive black hole measured
2.25.16  University of Granada  ||  Space

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