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First detection of methyl alcohol in a planet-forming disc around the star TW Hydrae
6.15.16  European Southern Observatory  ||  Space

Certain kinds of thinking warmups have ability to boost creative thought processes
6.15.16  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Ancient Aboriginal rock art site found in suburban Sydney, tens of thousands of years old
6.15.16  Australian Broadcasting Corporation  ||  Interesting

Potential for red algae seaweed to counteract and reduce food allergies
6.15.16  American Chemical Society  ||  Health

Mechanisms involved in why tree branches everywhere break at the same wind speed
6.15.16  LiveScience  ||  Earth

Memories of own unethical actions tend to fade and be forgotten about faster
6.14.16  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Description of how neutron stars are deformed just before they collide
6.14.16  Max Planck Society  ||  Space

Uncovering the mystery behind the sarcophagus found in tomb KV55 in Valley of the Kings
6.14.16  Ahram Online  ||  Interesting

Sleep hormone melatonin helps make breast cancer drug more effective
6.14.16  Elsevier  ||  Health

Ability to measure root water transport with hydraulic conductance flow meter
6.14.16  American Society for Horticultural Science  ||  Earth

Rumination and worry are a primary factor in people with anxiety and depression
6.13.16  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Relationship of luminosity/temperature contributes to dynamical state of galaxy clusters
6.13.16  arXiver  ||  Space

Ancient settlement on Dorset coastline in danger of falling into the sea, 10000 years old
6.13.16  British Broadcasting Corporation  ||  Interesting

Eccentric exercises such as walking down stairs could help prevent dementia in elderly
6.13.16  ScienceNetwork WA  ||  Health

Shape and size of Van Allen belts shrink/swell in response to solar magnetic storms
6.13.16  Los Alamos National Laboratory  ||  Earth

Research about speech patterns and vocal cues that indicate likelihood of deception
6.11.16  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Three concentric expanding bubbles related to prior supernovae in the Triangulum Galaxy
6.11.16  Astrobites  ||  Space

Massive ceremonial monument/platform and small building found near the center of Petra
6.11.16  National Geographic Society  ||  Interesting

Black raspberry reduces arterial stiffness and cardiovascular risk in metabolic syndrome
6.11.16  Mary Ann Liebert  ||  Health

Brief: encoding a global representation of the overall shape of navigating environments
6.10.16  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Ages and stellar masses of 25 T-Tauri stars in the Chamaeleon and Rho Ophiuchus regions
6.10.16  Harvard-Smithsonian  ||  Space

Inscriptions inside the Antikythera Mechanism describe how to track celestial bodies
6.10.16  Greek Reporter  ||  Interesting

Broccoli in diet may protect against liver cancer and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
6.10.16  University of Illinois  ||  Health

Ability for charged salts to extract specific central lanthanide elements
6.10.16  Oak Ridge National Laboratory  ||  Earth

Visual cues and imagery increase likelihood of hand hygiene compliance
6.09.16  APIC  ||  Interesting

Utilizing RR Lyrae stars to help detect extremely low luminosity dwarf galaxies
6.09.16  Astrobites  ||  Space

Linga found in Sri Mahishamardhini Temple sheds light on the coastal region's bull cult
6.09.16  Deccan Chronicle  ||  Interesting

Zinc deficiency impedes pancreatic digestive activity and impairs digestion
6.09.16  Technical University of Munich  ||  Health

Metal contamination in bats is contributing to a decline in population
6.09.16  University of York  ||  Earth

Supermassive black hole about to consume clouds of cold/clumpy gas in Abell 2597 Cluster
6.08.16  Yale University  ||  Space

How the brain construes color objects versus black and white to influence consumers
6.08.16  Ohio State University  ||  Interesting

Maya burial chamber unearthed in the Five Temples section at the site of El Zotz
6.08.16  University of Southern California  ||  Interesting

Lignin from plants improves the sun protection factor of sunscreen
6.08.16  American Chemical Society  ||  Health

Sea snakes can sense distant objects by feeling movements in the water
6.08.16  University of Adelaide  ||  Earth

Inexpensive method for utilizing tiny diamonds could enable advances in nanotechnology
6.08.16  University of Maryland  ||  Technology

Different kinds of reading can affect various brain regions and mental/verbal processes
6.07.16  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Sounds captured from K giant stars in M4 located in the Scorpius constellation
6.07.16  University of Birmingham  ||  Space

Evidence for the Glass Road connecting Mesopotamia, Egypt, Scandinavia and Mediterranean
6.07.16  Past Horizons Archaeology  ||  Interesting

High levels of saturated fat associated with breast cancer in postmenopausal women
6.07.16  Radiological Society of North America  ||  Health

Differences in how people perceive themselves and degrees to which they change over time
6.07.16  Cornell University  ||  Interesting

Indications that origin of Type Ia supernovae can be explained by the accretion scenario
6.07.16  Konan University  ||  Space

Experiment reveals fish have ability to recognize human faces
6.07.16  University of Oxford  ||  Earth

How the brain accounts for similarity of perceptions during multisensory processing
6.06.16  Bielefeld University  ||  Interesting

Galaxies eject heavy elements from star formation into surrounding halos and deep space
6.06.16  University of Colorado  ||  Space

Cedar beams from the captain's shrine of Pharaoh Khufu's second solar boat discovered
6.06.16  Ahram Online  ||  Interesting

Electroacupuncture may help relieve pain in people with carpal tunnel syndrome
6.06.16  Canadian Medical Association Journal  ||  Health

Number of animals and their species diversity determine leaf decomposition in the forest
6.06.16  University of Jena  ||  Earth

Brief: effects of imagined touch support on stress and challenging exploration
6.04.16  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Ultra-fast X-ray wind limiting star formation in the Seyfert galaxy IRAS17020+4544
6.04.16  European Space Agency  ||  Space

Egyptian papyrus calendar tracked changes of eclipsing binary star Algol and the Moon
6.04.16  University of Helsinki  ||  Interesting

Citrus and foods with vitamin C reduce risk of most common type of hemorrhagic stroke
6.04.16  American Academy of Neurology  ||  Health

Group meals tend to spur cooperation between members and benefit performance
6.03.16  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Measurement and model of very high energy gamma-ray emissions from blazar 1ES1741+196
6.03.16  Harvard-Smithsonian  ||  Space

Petroglyphs depicting geometric designs and beings found on Caribbean island of Montserrat
6.03.16  The Guardian  ||  Interesting

Evidence that singing improves the speech of people with Parkinson's
6.03.16  University of Aberdeen  ||  Health

Natural phenomenon created what looks like remains of lost city underwater near Zakynthos
6.03.16  University of East Anglia  ||  Earth

Research about the ways culture can have an influence on how people learn
6.02.16  University of Queensland  ||  Interesting

Measurements of stars in 19 galaxies suggests Universe is expanding faster than expected
6.02.16  Hubble ESA  ||  Space

Votive tablet of three healing nymphs discovered at the mineral springs of Aquae Calidae
6.02.16  Archaeology in Bulgaria  ||  Interesting

Supplement containing 30 vitamins/minerals could help prevent and reverse brain cell loss
6.02.16  McMaster University  ||  Health

Examining what subterranean magma chambers look like in ancient supervolcanoes
6.02.16  University of Wyoming  ||  Earth

Conflict between what someone knows is going to happen and the motor system's response
6.01.16  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Analyzing globular cluster velocities to better estimate the mass of the Milky Way
6.01.16  McMaster University  ||  Space

Earliest known evidence of fire in Stone Age Europe in Spanish cave known as Cueva Negra
6.01.16  Past Horizons Archaeology  ||  Interesting

Proper dietary fiber intake associated with successful aging and longevity
6.01.16  Gerontological Society of America  ||  Health

Ability for remote predictions of fluid flow in subsurface fractures
6.01.16  Purdue University  ||  Earth

Moral label added to opinion strengthens it and makes it more resistance to change
5.31.16  Ohio State University  ||  Interesting

Ancient lunar ice indicates Moon's axis slowly shifted in the distant past
5.31.16  Southern Methodist University  ||  Space

Pottery relics decorated with celestial objects found in Dahe Village, 5000 years old
5.31.16  Xinhua  ||  Interesting

Adherence to aspects of Japanese diet guidelines linked to longer life
5.31.16  British Medical Journal  ||  Health

Honeybees pick up large number of pesticides when collecting pollen from non-crop plants
5.31.16  Purdue University  ||  Earth

Action of handling money tends to sway someone's willingness to help others
5.30.16  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Observation of golden veil of light cloaking the newborn star IRAS 14568-6304
5.30.16  European Space Agency  ||  Space

Restoration project unites head and body of a 1400-year-old Harihara statue
5.30.16  Cambodia Daily  ||  Interesting

Polyunsaturated fats in vegetable oils/nuts linked to slowing diabetes progression in some
5.30.16  King's College London  ||  Health

Protecting the unusually diverse minerals in Antarctica's Larsemann Hills
5.30.16  Earth Magazine  ||  Earth

Visually guided videos improve both gaze patterns and complex motor skills
5.28.16  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Evidence that some early supermassive black holes formed from collapse of a gas cloud
5.28.16  NASA  ||  Space

Investigating the area around Neolithic passage tomb known as Bryn Celli Ddu in Anglesey
5.28.16  Antiquity  ||  Interesting

Amentoflavone protects hippocampal neurons, helps prevent and control seizures
5.28.16  Neural Regeneration Research  ||  Health

Brief: interference effects of categorization on decision making
5.27.16  ScienceDirect  ||  Interesting

Wellspring of new brown dwarf stellar companions refutes the brown dwarf desert idea
5.27.16  Sloan Digital Sky Survey  ||  Space

Inscription related to erection of a sculpture uncovered in the ancient city of Aspendos
5.27.16  Hurriyet Daily News  ||  Interesting

Use of avocados instead of solid fats benefit lipid profiles and cholesterol levels
5.27.16  Hass Avocado Board  ||  Health

Mechanisms involved in how sunflowers track the movement of the Sun
5.27.16  University of Melbourne  ||  Earth

Insights into the mind-set of people with Machiavellian traits during strategic deception
5.26.16  University of California  ||  Interesting

Mass assembly of the early-type disc galaxy NGC3115 and its stellar properties
5.26.16  arXiver  ||  Space

Mounded domed tomb of Aristotle discovered in Stagira, 2400 years old
5.26.16  Greek Reporter  ||  Interesting

Rapid eye movements slow down when body is fatigued, coffee has ability to revitalize
5.26.16  University of Auckland  ||  Health

Critical factors that determine drought vulnerability of wheat and maize
5.26.16  Indiana University  ||  Earth

Supermassive black holes in red geyser galaxies induce warming to slow star formation
5.25.16  University of Oxford  ||  Space

Article about how undesirable smells negatively influence thoughts/beliefs
5.25.16  Psychology Today  ||  Interesting

Stalagmite stone circles inside Bruniquel Cave in France, 176 thousand years old
5.25.16  National Geographic Society  ||  Interesting

Commonly prescribed painkiller shown to slow tumor growth
5.25.16  Scripps Research Institute  ||  Health

Indications that giant squid in the ocean can grow larger than expected
5.25.16  LiveScience  ||  Earth

Theory suggests possible link between primordial black holes and dark matter
5.24.16  NASA  ||  Space

Paying attention to words rather than just images leads to better captions
5.24.16  University of Rochester  ||  Interesting

3800-year-old mummy of Lady Sattjeni discovered in the Qubbet El-Hawa necropolis
5.24.16  Ahram Online  ||  Interesting

Babies fed directly from breast may be at less risk for ear infections and diarrhea
5.24.16  Nationwide Children's Hospital  ||  Health

Role of mesophotic coral ecosystems in preserving shallow coral reefs
5.24.16  University of Sydney  ||  Earth

Distinctive cues at the right place and time help people remember to follow through
5.23.16  Association for Psychological Science  ||  Interesting

Analyzing the mode/properties involved in formation of massive young star clusters
5.23.16  Harvard-Smithsonian  ||  Space

Hermitage with artifacts discovered within the monastery Naqlun in the oasis of Fayum
5.23.16  Science & Scholarship in Poland  ||  Interesting

Vitamin A's potential to quell severity of gastrointestinal disease in premature babies
5.23.16  Johns Hopkins University  ||  Health

Wild seed flaming technique could help replanting at mine sites and similar locations
5.23.16  University of Western Australia  ||  Earth

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