Slashdot Items Tagged "science"

Date / Time Story
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @06:25PM 3D-Printed Aircraft Tool Sets Guinness World Record
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @05:41PM Google's DeepMind To Apply AI In Head and Neck Cancer Treatments
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @04:34PM FDA Finds Flaws In Theranos' Zika Tests
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @04:27PM SETI's 'Strong Signal' Came From Earth
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @02:12AM EmDrive: NASA Eagleworks' Peer-Reviwed Paper Is On Its Way
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @06:42PM Researchers Map Locations of 4,669 Servers In Netflix's Content Delivery Network
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @04:04PM Study: 33% of Facebook Users Want Less News In Their Feed
Monday August 29, 2016 @10:43PM Hunt For Ninth Planet Reveals Distant Solar System Objects
Monday August 29, 2016 @07:41PM Early Human Ancestor Lucy 'Died Falling Out of a Tree'
Monday August 29, 2016 @05:36PM Tesla To Further Restrict Its Autopilot Software To Prevent Accidents
Monday August 29, 2016 @05:08PM SETI Has Observed a 'Strong' Signal That May Originate From a Sun-like Star
Monday August 29, 2016 @11:08AM ISRO Successfully Test-fires Scramjet Rocket Engine
Sunday August 28, 2016 @05:34PM Recent College Grads Aim To Land A Robot On The Moon
Sunday August 28, 2016 @12:49PM 'Longest Living Human' Says He Is Ready For Death At 145
Saturday August 27, 2016 @01:27AM HAARP Holds Open House To Dispel Rumors Of Mind Control
Friday August 26, 2016 @08:13PM Floating Solar Device Boils Water Without Mirrors
Friday August 26, 2016 @05:39PM Dyson Will Spend $1.4 Billion, Enlist 3,000 Engineers To Build a Better Battery
Friday August 26, 2016 @10:38AM Alphabet's Nest Wants to Build a 'Citizen-Fueled' Power Plant
Friday August 26, 2016 @10:28AM Robot Babies Not Effective Birth Control, Australian Study Finds
Friday August 26, 2016 @02:04AM Amazon, NVIDIA and The CIA Want To Teach AI To Watch Us From Space
Thursday August 25, 2016 @08:13PM NASA's Voyager 2 Flew By Saturn 35 Years Ago Today
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @11:35PM Researchers Create Algorithm That Diagnoses Depression From Your Instagram Feed
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @07:26PM Global Warming Started 180 Years Ago Near Beginning of Industrial Revolution, Says Study
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @06:06PM NASA Astronaut Jeff Williams Sets New US Space Endurance Record With 521 Days
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @05:32PM World's Largest Aircraft Crashes Its Second Flight
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @05:00PM 'Octobot' Is The World's First Soft-Bodied Robot
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @04:26PM Bill Nye Explains That the Flooding In Louisiana Is the Result of Climate Change
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @04:13PM MIT Scientists Develop New Wi-Fi That's 330% Faster
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @03:02PM Earth-Like Planet, With Ambitious Life Possibility, Found Orbiting the Star Next Door
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @08:29PM NASA Reconnects With 'Lost' STEREO-B Satellite
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @08:04PM Microsoft Details Its 24-Core 'Holographic Processor' Used In HoloLens
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @06:22PM 20% of Scientific Papers On Genes Contain Conversion Errors Caused By Excel, Says Report
Monday August 22, 2016 @07:31PM New Mexico Nuclear Accident Ranks Among the Costliest In US History
Monday August 22, 2016 @05:34PM Researchers Discover Why We Ignore PC Security Warnings
Sunday August 21, 2016 @10:29AM Intel Demos A New Robotics Controller Running Ubuntu
Sunday August 21, 2016 @09:42AM Intel's Euclid Module is a Brain, Vision, Sensor, and Hotspot for Robots
Saturday August 20, 2016 @03:04PM Can Cow Backpacks Reduce Global Methane Emissions?
Saturday August 20, 2016 @12:06PM Every Month This Year Has Been the Hottest In Recorded History
Friday August 19, 2016 @04:17PM Marijuana Provides More Pain Relief For Men Than Woman, Says Study
Friday August 19, 2016 @02:45PM Astronauts Successfully Install Parking Spot At ISS
Friday August 19, 2016 @03:56AM SolarCity Plans To Release New 'Solar Roof' Product Next Year
Friday August 19, 2016 @03:16AM US Air Force Wants To Plasma Bomb The Sky To Improve Radio Communication
Thursday August 18, 2016 @08:12PM Flaming 'Blue Whirl' Could Be Used In Fuel Spill Cleanup
Thursday August 18, 2016 @07:10PM Satellite Images Can Map Poverty
Thursday August 18, 2016 @05:44PM America's First Offshore Wind Farm In Pictures
Thursday August 18, 2016 @05:29PM Airbus Details Plan To Build Flying Taxis
Thursday August 18, 2016 @02:51PM When We're Happy, We Actively Sabotage Our Good Moods With Grim Tasks
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @09:48PM World's Largest Aircraft Completes Its First Flight
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @08:29PM Astronauts To Install A Parking Space For SpaceX and Boeing At The ISS
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @07:35PM Solid-State Battery Could Extinguish Fire Risks
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @05:57PM People Ignore Software Security Warnings Up To 90% of the Time, Says Study
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @11:31PM Startup Aims To Commercialize a Brain Implant To Improve Memory
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @08:10PM Wrong Chemical Dumped Into Olympic Pools Made Them Green
Monday August 15, 2016 @11:35PM China Launches World's First Quantum Communications Satellite
Monday August 15, 2016 @09:05PM There May Be A Fifth Force of Nature, Study Suggests
Monday August 15, 2016 @06:53PM NASA: July 2016 Was Earth's Warmest Month On Record
Monday August 15, 2016 @06:32PM Electric Vehicles Can Meet Drivers' Needs Enough To Replace 90 Percent of Vehicles Now On The Road
Monday August 15, 2016 @04:12PM Audi's Traffic Light Information System Tells You When The Lights Are Going To Turn Green
Monday August 15, 2016 @03:54PM Tesla Preps Bigger 100 KWh Battery For Model S and Model X
Saturday August 13, 2016 @12:18PM Maybe There's No Life in Space Because We're Too Early
Friday August 12, 2016 @06:38PM First US Offshore Wind Farm To Usher In New Era For Industry
Friday August 12, 2016 @04:17PM China Starts Developing Hybrid Hypersonic Spaceplane
Thursday August 11, 2016 @06:36PM Perseid Meteor Shower Peaks Tonight With Up To 200 Meteors Per Hour
Thursday August 11, 2016 @06:05PM 8 Paralyzed Patients Learn To Walk Again Using Virtual Reality
Thursday August 11, 2016 @05:42PM A Bit of Cash Can Keep Someone Off the Streets For 2 Years or More
Thursday August 11, 2016 @05:26PM DEA Ends Its Monopoly On Growing Marijuana For Medical Research
Thursday August 11, 2016 @12:37AM Bill Gates Has Spent $1+ Million To Get Mark Zuckerberg's Software In Schools
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @08:50PM NASA Awards Companies $65 Million To Develop Habitats For Deep Space
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @10:44PM Soylent Coffee: Nootropics, Fat, Carbs, Protein -- But Will It Give You The Toots?
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @10:18PM China To UK: 'Golden' Ties At Crucial Juncture Over Nuclear Delay
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @09:06PM NASA Publishes a Thousand Photos of Mars
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @07:50PM 6 Million Americans Exposed To High Levels of Chemicals In Drinking Water, Says Study
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @04:30PM University Collects Medical Samples Via Drones In Madagascar
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @02:41PM Earth's Resources Used Up at Quickest Rate Ever in 2016
Monday August 08, 2016 @08:05PM NASA: Revolutionary Camera Recording Propulsion Data Completes Test
Monday August 08, 2016 @07:44PM Being Lazy Is a Sign of High Intelligence, Study Suggests
Monday August 08, 2016 @07:03PM Immigration Attorneys: Industry Pushes Foreign Labor, Claiming 'US Students Can't Hack It In Tech'
Monday August 08, 2016 @04:00PM 'Faceless Recognition System' Can Identify You Even When You Hide Your Face
Monday August 08, 2016 @11:17AM Positive Link Between Video Games and Academic Performance, Study Suggests
Sunday August 07, 2016 @03:32PM Scientist Who Sparked 'A Revolution in Chemistry' Dies at 70
Sunday August 07, 2016 @11:08AM Stem Cell Researchers Can Now Combine Animal and Human Embryos In The US
Saturday August 06, 2016 @07:17PM The New F-35 Is So Stealthy, It's Harder To Train Pilots
Saturday August 06, 2016 @01:21PM CERN Confirms Hints of Hypothetical Particle Have Disappeared
Saturday August 06, 2016 @01:03PM Mysterious, Ice-Buried Cold War Military Base May Be Unearthed By Climate Change
Saturday August 06, 2016 @12:36AM Luxury Liner SS United States Cannot Be Put Back In Service
Friday August 05, 2016 @10:40PM Florida District Considers Releasing GMO Mosquitos After Cayman Islands Experiment
Friday August 05, 2016 @08:20PM NASA Celebrates Curiosity's Fourth Year On Mars With a Game
Friday August 05, 2016 @04:38PM X-Rays Reveal Hidden Portrait Under Painting By Edgar Degas
Friday August 05, 2016 @01:33PM The Pill Robot Is Coming
Thursday August 04, 2016 @07:25PM Brains of Overweight People Look Ten Years Older Than Those of Lean Peers, Says Report
Thursday August 04, 2016 @06:01PM Galaxy Note 7 Iris Scanner Explained
Thursday August 04, 2016 @04:17PM Researchers Discover How To Fool Tesla's Autopilot System
Thursday August 04, 2016 @03:05PM Scientists Argue the US Ban on Human Gene Editing Will Leave It Behind
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @09:26PM Moon Express Gets FAA Approval For Lunar Mission In 2017
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @09:09PM China Builds 'Elevated Bus' That Drives Over Cars
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @08:04PM IBM Creates World's First Artificial Phase-Change Neurons
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @04:36PM Alphabet Will Begin Testing Project Wing Delivery Drones In the US
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @02:06AM US Air Force Declares F-35A Ready For Combat
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @09:55PM Millennials Are Less Likely To Be Having Sex Than Young Adults 30 Years Ago, Says Survey
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @09:13PM NASA's 'Journey To Mars' Initiative Might Be Delayed Due To Government Audit
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @08:04PM Dental Floss May Have No Medical Benefits, Says AP Report
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @06:29PM Seymour Papert, Creator of the Logo Language, Dies At 88
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @04:13PM Japan Starts 8K TV Broadcasts In Time For Rio Olympics
Monday August 01, 2016 @09:24PM Climate Change Contrarians Lose Big Betting Against Global Warming
Monday August 01, 2016 @06:14PM Elizabeth Holmes Finally Releases Theranos Data, Including A 'miniLab'
Monday August 01, 2016 @05:28PM Olympic Swimmers 'Certain' To Pick Up Virus From Three Teaspoons of Rio Water
Monday August 01, 2016 @04:12PM Google's Alphabet and GSK Forge $715 Million Bioelectronic Firm To Fight Diseases Without Meds
Monday August 01, 2016 @03:54PM Peter Thiel Is Interested In Harvesting The Blood Of The Young
Sunday July 31, 2016 @08:09AM New Solar Cells Can Convert CO2 Into Hydrocarbon Fuel
Friday July 29, 2016 @05:22PM World's Largest Solar Power Plant Planned For Chernobyl Nuclear Wasteland
Friday July 29, 2016 @04:49PM A Look Inside Tesla's $5 Billion Gigafactory
Friday July 29, 2016 @04:30PM Class of Large But Very Dim Galaxies Discovered
Friday July 29, 2016 @03:01PM Australia Has Moved 1.5 Metres, So It's Updating Its Location For Self-Driving Cars
Thursday July 28, 2016 @07:25PM Study: Astronauts Who Reach Deep Space 'Far More Likely To Die From Heart Disease'
Thursday July 28, 2016 @01:34AM Tech Takes Its K-12 CS Education and Immigration Crisis To the DNC
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @08:51PM ULA Interns Launch Record-Breaking 50-Foot Rocket
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @08:36PM E-Cigarettes Emit Toxic Vapors, Says Study
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @08:13PM Tesla and Autopilot Supplier Mobileye Split Up After Fatal Crash
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @06:10PM Hyperloop One Announces Opening of Its First Manufacturing Plant
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @05:45PM ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Funding Leads To New Genetic Findings
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @11:43PM Florida Regulators OK Plan To Increase Toxins In Water
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @08:31PM 'Sister Clones' Of Dolly The Sheep Have Aged Like Any Other Sheep, Study Says
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @06:33PM Tesla Model S In Fatal Autopilot Crash Was Going 74 MPH In a 65 Zone, NTSB Says
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @06:03PM Highest-Paid CEOs Run Worst-Performing Companies, Research Finds
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @04:37PM Norway Is Building The World's First 'Floating' Underwater Tunnels
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @09:52AM 54C Recorded In Kuwait Likely Hottest On Record In Asia
Monday July 25, 2016 @11:49PM Feds To Deploy Anti-Drone Software Near Wildfires
Monday July 25, 2016 @06:00PM Chinese State Company Unveils World's Largest Seaplane
Monday July 25, 2016 @04:26PM MIT Developed A Movie Screen That Brings Glasses-Free 3D To All Seats
Friday July 22, 2016 @07:23PM CRISPR: Chinese Scientists To Pioneer Gene-Editing Trial On Humans
Friday July 22, 2016 @05:18PM Issa Bill Would Kill A Big H-1B Loophole
Friday July 22, 2016 @04:20PM Scientists' Biggest Search For Dark Matter To Date Just Turned Up Nothing
Friday July 22, 2016 @02:43AM Scientists Find Chemical-Free Way To Extend Milk's Shelf Life For Up To 3 Weeks
Thursday July 21, 2016 @08:18PM Large Source Of Hydrogen Gas May Lie Near Slow-Spreading Tectonic Plates Under The Ocean
Thursday July 21, 2016 @07:20PM Man Builds $1.5 Million Star Trek-Themed Home Theater
Thursday July 21, 2016 @12:41AM 47 Years Ago Today, Apollo 11 Landed On the Moon
Thursday July 21, 2016 @12:22AM Tesla's 'Master Plan, Part Deux' Includes Trucks, Buses and Ride-Sharing
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @08:46PM Corning Unveils Gorilla Glass 5, Can Survive Drops 'Up To 80% Of The Time'
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @05:54PM EPA's Gasoline Efficiency Tests Provide No Valid Information At All
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @05:01PM There's A 50% Chance of Another Chernobyl Before 2050, Say Safety Specialists
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @12:03AM The Flux Capacitor Becomes World's Fastest Street-Legal Electric Car
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @08:31PM Neuroscientists Have Isolated The Part Of The Brain That Controls Free Will
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @08:10PM Facebook Pitches Laser Beams As The High-Speed Internet Of The Future
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @07:48PM Technology Is Making Doctors Feel Like Glorified Data Entry Clerks
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @06:49PM Amazon Patents Way To Turn Lampposts, Church Steeples Into Drone Perches
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @05:34PM MIT's Ori Robotic Modular Furniture Is Designed To Make Small Places Feel More Roomy
Monday July 18, 2016 @07:51PM Researchers Develop Atomic-Scale Hard Drive That Writes Information Atom By Atom
Monday July 18, 2016 @01:57PM SpaceX Successfully Lands Falcon 9 Rocket On Solid Ground For the Second Time
Saturday July 16, 2016 @03:17PM Energy Prices Skyrocket in South Australia
Saturday July 16, 2016 @11:20AM Encrypted DNA Storage Investigated by DOE Researchers
Saturday July 16, 2016 @01:41AM Russia Is Building a Nuclear Space Bomber
Friday July 15, 2016 @05:53PM Slashdot Asks: Would You Eat Lab-Grown Meat?
Friday July 15, 2016 @04:39PM Do You Have A Living Doppelgänger?
Friday July 15, 2016 @02:04AM Null Island: The Land of Lousy Directional Data
Friday July 15, 2016 @01:35AM Alzheimer's Gene Already Shrinking Brain By Age of Three
Thursday July 14, 2016 @09:14PM How President Jimmy Carter Saved The Space Shuttle
Thursday July 14, 2016 @05:34PM Obesity Is Three Times As Deadly For Men Than Women, Says Study
Thursday July 14, 2016 @04:49PM CleanSpace CO Sensor Runs On Freevolt RF Harvesting
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @05:27PM Parents Upset After Their Boy Was 'Knocked Down and Run Over' By A Security Robot
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @12:11AM US Judge Throws Out Cell Phone 'Stingray' Evidence For The First Time
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @07:51PM NASA's Juno Spacecraft Sends First Images From Jupiter
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @04:38PM Honda Unveils First Hybrid Motor Without Heavy Rare Earth Metals
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @12:58AM Study Shows Thumb-Sucking and Nail-Biting Can Be Good For Kids
Monday July 11, 2016 @06:20PM New Dwarf Planet Discovered In Outer Solar System
Monday July 11, 2016 @05:09PM Can Tech Workers Skip The Olympics As Easily As Athletes?
Sunday July 10, 2016 @02:37PM Insect-Devouring Bats Now Welcomed in New York
Sunday July 10, 2016 @11:20AM Is A Rational Nation Ruled By Science A Terrible Idea?
Sunday July 10, 2016 @09:08AM How Richard Feynman's Diagrams Almost Saved Space
Friday July 08, 2016 @08:54PM First Water Clouds Reported Outside The Solar System
Friday July 08, 2016 @06:23PM Samsung Galaxy S7 Active Fails Consumer Reports Water-Resistance Test
Friday July 08, 2016 @04:31AM Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes Banned From Owning a Lab
Thursday July 07, 2016 @07:09PM Robot Stingray Is Powered By Rat Heart Cells
Thursday July 07, 2016 @04:06PM UW, Microsoft Successfully Encoded 200MB of Data Onto Synthetic DNA Molecules
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @05:28AM Pod Planes Could Change Travel Forever
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @07:40PM Theranos Faces Congressional Inquiry Over Faulty Blood Tests
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @06:57PM Hyperloop One Says It Can Connect Helsinki To Stockholm In Under 30 Minutes
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @02:01PM Google's DeepMind AI To Use 1 Million NHS Eye Scans To Spot Diseases Earlier
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @11:05AM MRI Software Bugs Could Upend Years Of Research
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @05:47AM NASA's Juno Space Probe Enters Orbit Around Jupiter
Monday July 04, 2016 @06:38PM Researchers Develop Electronic Nose To Sniff Out Pesticides and Nerve Gas
Monday July 04, 2016 @06:10PM SolarCity Pushing Industry To 40% Increase In Useful Lifetime of Solar Power Installations
Monday July 04, 2016 @05:29PM MIT's Swarm Chip Architecture Boosts Multi-Core CPUs, Offering Up To 18x Faster Processing
Monday July 04, 2016 @10:03AM China Finishes Building Its Alien-Hunting Telescope
Sunday July 03, 2016 @12:28PM Multitasking Drains Your Brain's Energy Reserves, Researchers Say
Saturday July 02, 2016 @09:47AM Stop Bashing GMO Food, Say 109 Nobel Laureates
Saturday July 02, 2016 @12:22AM Why Did The Stars Wars and Star Trek Worlds Turn Out So Differently?
Saturday July 02, 2016 @12:20AM Canadian Man Invented a Wheel That Can Make Cars Move Sideways
Friday July 01, 2016 @01:14AM Microsoft President Brad Smith: Computer Science Is Space Race of Today
Thursday June 30, 2016 @08:35PM 'Healing' Detected In Antarctic Ozone Hole, Says Study
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @07:59PM Scientists Say The Asteroid That Killed The Dinosaurs Almost Wiped Us Out Too
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @05:05PM ACLU Lawsuit Challenges Computer Fraud and Abuse Act
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @11:46PM Clinton Tech Plan Reads Like Silicon Valley Wish List
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @07:42PM Volkswagen Agrees To Record $14.7B Settlement Over Emissions Cheating
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @07:05PM Tesla Owner Makes 'Solid Metal Snake' Self-Charging System That Elon Musk Promised
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @06:15PM The Moral Dilemma of Driverless Cars: Save The Driver or Save The Crowd?
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @04:41PM Micro-Camera Can Be Injected With A Syringe -- May Pose Surveillance Concerns
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @04:18PM Researchers Find Game-Changing Helium Reserve In Tanzania
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @12:37AM AI Downs 'Top Gun' Pilot In Dogfights
Monday June 27, 2016 @06:12PM Physicists Confirm a Pear-Shaped Nucleus, and It Could Ruin Time Travel Forever
Monday June 27, 2016 @05:13PM Rolls-Royce Eyes Autonomous Ships, Expects Remote-Controlled Cargo Ships By 2020