Grid View List View Latest Most Viewed Most Commented 4 Awesome Discoveries You Probably Didn’t Hear About This Week – Ep 21 583 December 20, 2018 Lava brew, clones from seed, personal heat patches, and Hurricane Maria’s landscape legacy. For more info – After the hurricane: Maria’s far-reaching effects on Puerto Rico’s watersheds and forests: https://www.nsf.gov/news/news_summ.jsp?cntn_id=297288&org=NSF&from=news NSF Luquillo Critical Zone Observatory and Long-Term Ecological Research sites Scientists brew lava and blow it up to better understand volcanoes: http://www.buffalo.edu/news/releases/2018/12/009.html University at Buffalo… Read more » 4 Awesome Discoveries You Probably Didn’t Hear About This Week – Episode 20 1220 December 2, 2018 Sleepless in Angryville, greenhouse gas gobblers, handy robot gloves, and counting on drones For more information on these discoveries: Robot Gloves https://news.stanford.edu/2018/11/21/stanford-develops-electronic-glove-gives-robots-sense-touch/ Stanford Greenhouse Gas Gobbers https://news.utexas.edu/2018/11/27/newly-discovered-deep-sea-microbes-gobble-greenhouse-gases-and-perhaps-oil-spills-too/ UT Austin, UNC at Chapel Hill Sleepless in Angryville https://www.news.iastate.edu/news/2018/11/27/sleepanger Iowa State University Drones & Marine Megafauna https://news.ncsu.edu/2018/11/drones-marine-megafauna/ North Carolina State University 4 Awesome Discoveries You Probably Didn’t Hear About This Week – Episode 19 6383 December 1, 2018 The whole tooth and nothing but the tooth, slipping into something solar, wet and dry disease, and mucus modifications to save lives The Whole Tooth The Whole Tooth: New Method to Find Biological Sex From a Single Tooth UC Davis, USAFA, Arizona State University, George Mason University, DOD http://blogs.ucdavis.edu/egghead/2018/11/09/whole-tooth-new-method-find-biological-sex-single-tooth/ Floodwaters and Disease Floodwater in rivers… Read more » 4 Awesome Discoveries You Probably Didn’t Hear About This Week – Episode 18 1065 November 18, 2018 Catching brain hijackers, landscaping for the birds, a mussel shell tell and faster protein sequencing… much faster! For the Birds Non-native plants in homeowners’ yards endanger wildlife https://www.udel.edu/udaily/2018/october/non-native-plants-birds-insects-washington-chickadee-desiree-narango-doug-tallamy/ University of Delaware Migratory Bird Center, Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute Alzheimer’s Domino Effect Model maps ‘domino effect’ of Alzheimer’s protein misfolding https://www.futurity.org/alzheimers-disease-protein-misfolding-1894042 Stevens Institute of Technology Stanford… Read more » 4 Awesome Discoveries You Probably Didn’t Hear About This Week – Episode 17 965 November 5, 2018 Spooky Antarctic vibes, moving magma matters, tracking the tropics and aging ancient animals. It’s 4 Awesome Discoveries You Probably Didn’t Hear About This Week. Oldest clue of animal life https://news.ucr.edu/articles/2018/10/15/oldest-evidence-animals-found-ucr-researchers UC Riverside, Uppsala University in Sweden, Stanford University, Central Michigan University, Geoscience Australia, Caltech, MIT Volcanic Super-eruptions https://news.vanderbilt.edu/2018/10/11/volcano-researcher-learns-how-earth-builds-supereruption-feeding-magma-systems/ Vanderbilt University, University of Canterbury, Brown University,… Read more » 12345 Categories 4 Awesome Discoveries (21) How It's Made (19) Spicy and Easy (16) Tams Crafts (1) The Flower Garden (11) Subscribe To Newsletter Get latest news about us directly in your inbox. We will never spam, Promise.