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Just a Few Pieces of Plastic can Kill a Turtle, Study Finds

Just a Few Pieces of Plastic can Kill a Turtle, Study Finds

Once a sea turtle has 14 pieces of plastic in its stomach, there is a 50 percent chance that it would die....

4 days ago, 9:36am CDT

Kidney Stones Dissolve and Regrow Like Rocks, Study Finds

Kidney Stones Dissolve and Regrow Like Rocks, Study Finds

For the first time, researchers recreate the geological history of kidney stones....

6 days ago, 1:56pm CDT

Ancient Farmers Prevented Another Ice Age According to New Study

Ancient Farmers Prevented Another Ice Age According to New Study

Agriculture by humans fundamentally altered the climate of the Earth....

Sep 10 2018, 12:13am CDT

Melting Glaciers are Triggering Massive Tsunamis, Study Finds

Melting Glaciers are Triggering Massive Tsunamis, Study Finds

With global warming causing glaciers to melt at an unprecedented rate, there is an increased risk of landslide-generated tsunam...

Sep 8 2018, 3:08am CDT

Wind and Solar Farms Could Bring Rain to Sahara Desert, Study Says

Wind and Solar Farms Could Bring Rain to Sahara Desert, Study Says

The large-scale installation of solar and wind farms can bring more rainfall and promote vegetation in Sahara and its surroundi...

Sep 8 2018, 12:24am CDT

Warmer Water has Reached Deep into the Arctic Interior, Study Finds

Warmer Water has Reached Deep into the Arctic Interior, Study Finds

Heat trapped below the Arctic surface could melt the region's entire sea ice....

Sep 1 2018, 2:58pm CDT

Solar Eruptions Do Not have Slinky-like Shape, Study Suggests

Solar Eruptions Do Not have Slinky-like Shape, Study Suggests

A closer look at data from two NASA spacecraft points toward a few other shape possibilities for coronal mass ejections....

Aug 31 2018, 9:30am CDT

Jupiter’s Growth Delayed for Millions of Years, Study Says

Jupiter’s Growth Delayed for Millions of Years, Study Says

New study explains how Jupiter's rapid growth is halted by collisions....

Aug 30 2018, 10:56am CDT

Water is Common in Many Exoplanets, Study Says

Water is Common in Many Exoplanets, Study Says

A new evaluation of data from Kepler telescope and Gaia mission indicates that many known planets may contain as much as 50 per...

Aug 19 2018, 1:41am CDT

5 Resources That Will Help You Study

5 Resources That Will Help You Study

Studying is the most painstaking yet rewarding experience in your young life. Applying yourself to academic contemplation allow...

Aug 14 2018, 2:31am CDT

Ultrahot Jupiters have Star-like Atmospheres, Study Finds

Ultrahot Jupiters have Star-like Atmospheres, Study Finds

Researchers are able to discover why ultrahot Jupiters seem to have less water than expected...

Aug 12 2018, 4:26am CDT

Hand Sanitizers are Becoming Less Effective Against Germs in Hospitals, Study Finds

Hand Sanitizers are Becoming Less Effective Against Germs in Hospitals, Study Finds

Bacteria called E. faecium is developing resistance to alcohol-based hand sanitizers....

Aug 5 2018, 1:22pm CDT

Arctic Carbon Cycle is Speeding Up, Study Finds

Arctic Carbon Cycle is Speeding Up, Study Finds

Carbon in Alaska's North Slope spends about 13 percent less time locked in frozen soil than it did 40 years ago....

Aug 4 2018, 5:12am CDT

How to Equip a Workplace for Productive Study?

How to Equip a Workplace for Productive Study?

There are various factors that are considered when evaluating the workplace performance of a team of employees. Depending on th...

Jul 27 2018, 11:08am CDT

Europa’s Subsurface Ocean could Rise to the Surface, Study Suggests

Europa’s Subsurface Ocean could Rise to the Surface, Study Suggests

Computer simulation shows how bits of ocean may reach the moon’s surface after many hundreds of thousands of years...

Jul 14 2018, 11:53pm CDT

Zebras’ Black and White Stripes Do not Keep them Cool, Study Finds

Zebras’ Black and White Stripes Do not Keep them Cool, Study Finds

Experiment shows that stripes didn't lower the temperature...

Jul 10 2018, 11:16pm CDT

NASA will Study Venus Atmosphere by Using Drones

NASA will Study Venus Atmosphere by Using Drones

NASA has recently partnered with a company to build a drone that could survive in turbulent upper atmosphere of Venus...

Jul 8 2018, 11:39pm CDT

James Webb Telescope will Study Jupiter’s Great Red Spot

James Webb Space Telescope will Study Jupiter’s Great Red Spot

Researchers will use Webb's extreme infrared sensitivity to reveal secrets of the iconic feature....

Jul 2 2018, 12:11am CDT

Crows can Make Tools and Even Modify Their Own Design, Study Finds

Crows can Make Tools and Even Modify Their Own Design, Study Finds

Researchers have found that crows can recreate tool designs from memory...

Jul 2 2018, 12:03am CDT

Milky Way is Full of Toxic Space Grease, Study Finds

Milky Way is Full of Toxic Space Grease, Study Finds

There is about 10 billion trillion trillion tonnes of greasy matter in our galaxy...

Jun 29 2018, 1:00pm CDT

Two Earth-like Exopanets Really are Earth-like, Study Finds

Two Earth-like Exoplanets Really are Earth-like, Study Finds

Researchers provide new clues about the axial tilt of two Earth-like planets....

Jun 29 2018, 3:05am CDT

NASA Study Explains Why Greenland Glaciers are Melting at Radically Different Rates

NASA Study Explains Why Greenland Glaciers are Melting at Radically Different Rates

NASA's OMG campaign reveals a plume of warm water flowing up the undersides of glacier Tracy...

Jun 23 2018, 8:59am CDT

New Study Finds T. Rex Couldn't Stick Out Its Tongue

New Study Finds T. Rex Couldn't Stick Out Its Tongue

Latest Research proves that T. Rex and Most Other Dinosaurs had Tongues that Didn’t Protrude...

Jun 21 2018, 8:00am CDT

Dolphins Use Names to Recognize their Friends, Study Reveals

Dolphins Use Names to Recognize their Friends According to New Groundbreaking Study

Male dolphins form long-lasting alliances with other males by using individual vocal labels...

Jun 10 2018, 10:40pm CDT

Scientists Play Classical Music for Crocodiles to Study their Brain

Scientists Play Classical Music for Crocodiles to Study their Brain

Researchers found that additional brain areas activated in crocodiles when they were exposed to complex stimuli such as classic...

May 5 2018, 10:26am CDT

Many Plant Species Live Underground for Up to 20 Years, Study Finds

Many Plant Species Live Underground for Up to 20 Years, Study Finds

The extraordinary behavior called dormancy allows them to survive through difficult times...

Apr 22 2018, 5:25am CDT

Earlier Mass Extinction gave Rise to Dinosaurs, Study Finds

Earlier Mass Extinction gave Rise to Dinosaurs, Study Finds

Mass extinction 232 million years ago killed reptiles on Earth and allowed dinosaurs to thrive...

Apr 18 2018, 2:04am CDT

Too Much Sitting is Bad for Your Memory, Study Says

Too Much Sitting is Bad for Your Memory, Study Says

Sedentary behavior can bring changes to a section of the brain that controls our memory...

Apr 15 2018, 2:16pm CDT

Coral Reefs Protects Coasts from Severe Storms, Study Finds

Coral Reefs Protect Coasts from Severe Storms, Study Finds

Coral reef systems can naturally protect coasts from tropical cyclones by reducing the impact of large waves...

Apr 4 2018, 12:02am CDT

NASA will Send First Mission to Study Mars’ Interior

NASA will Send First Mission to Study Mars' Interior

The mission will investigate processes that shaped Mars and other rocky planets in our solar system....

Apr 1 2018, 4:18pm CDT

Researchers Use Corn Syrup to Study Earth’s Evolution

Researchers Use Corn Syrup to Study Earth’s Evolution

URI student simulates Earth's shifting tectonic plates by using 2000 pound of corn syrup...

Mar 29 2018, 3:23am CDT

More Massive Sinkholes Could Form in Texas, Says Study

More Massive Sinkholes Could Form in Texas, Says Study

Radar images show that large portions of West Texas oil patch are sinking at alarming rates...

Mar 23 2018, 1:53am CDT

Space Radiation is Getting More Intense, Says Study

Space Radiation is Getting More Intense, Says Study

Researchers have found that space radiation is now more hazardous than ever before...

Mar 18 2018, 3:44pm CDT

Jupiter’s Great Red Spot is Getting Taller As it Shrinks, Says Study

Jupiter’s Great Red Spot is Getting Taller As it Shrinks, Says Study

The Great Red Spot's color has been deepening, too, becoming intensely orange than ever before...

Mar 16 2018, 9:51am CDT

Dwarf Planet Ceres is Still Evolving, Study Reveals

Dwarf Planet Ceres is Still Evolving, Study Reveals

NASA's Dawn spacecraft has found several carbonates on Ceres that hint at recent geological activity...

Mar 15 2018, 3:11am CDT

Neanderthals Cared for the Injured and Disabled Members, Study Finds

Neanderthals Cared for the Injured and Disabled Members, Study Finds

Compassion likely helped Neanderthals to survive...

Mar 14 2018, 7:48am CDT

More Than 100,000 Bornean Orangutans Killed in 16 Years, Study Finds

More Than 100,000 Bornean Orangutans Killed in 16 Years, Study Finds

The new study reveals that about half of the orangutans found on Borneo disappeared between 1999 and 2015...

Feb 18 2018, 12:25pm CST

Interstellar Asteroid Oumuamua had a Violent Past, Study Says

Interstellar Asteroid Oumuamua had a Violent Past

The first confirmed object from outside the solar system has been tumbling around chaotically for billions of years...

Feb 17 2018, 4:24am CST

Best Super Bowl 2018 Commercials based on Ipsos Biometric Sensor Study

Best Super Bowl 2018 Commercials based on Ipsos Biometric Sensor Study

Ipsos ranked the Super Bowl 2018 commercials based on science....

Feb 6 2018, 2:53am CST

Plastic Trash is Spreading Diseases in Coral Reefs: Study

Plastic Trash is Spreading Diseases in Coral Reefs: Study

Ocean plastic is killing corals by increasing risk of disease in them...

Jan 28 2018, 12:21pm CST