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National Science Foundation presents – 4 Awesome Discoveries You Probably Didn’t Hear Abut This Week.

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4 Awesome Discoveries You Probably Didn’t Hear About This Week – Episode 19

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 3

Beaches, bandages, batteries and a blueprint. It’s your weekly briefing on the latest discoveries you might not hear about anywhere else, all with funding from the National Science Foundation. Episode 3: “These could revolutionize the world” Researchers Identify bacteria and viruses ejected from the ocean Engineers design color-changing compression bandage Self-assembling 3D battery would charge… Read more »

4 Awesome Discoveries You Probably Didn’t Hear About This Week – Episode 14

Bilingual brains, computing clouds, a life-saving musical sensor and genome sequencing in medieval cemeteries. It’s 4 Awesome Discoveries You Probably Didn’t Hear About This Week, all with funding from NSF. Musical sensor shows bad medicine plays false note UC Riverside https://news.ucr.edu/articles/2018/09/12/musical-sensor-shows-bad-medicine-plays-false-note ‘Cloud computing’ takes on new meaning for scientists UC Irvine Columbia University TACC https://news.uci.edu/2018/09/11/cloud-computing-takes-on-new-meaning-for-scientists/… Read more »

4 Awesome Discoveries You Probably Didn’t Hear About This Week – Episode 2

Here’s your weekly briefing on the latest discoveries you might not hear about anywhere else, all with funding from the National Science Foundation. This week: Researchers Operate Lab-Grown Heart Cells by Remote Control What we inherited from our bug-eating ancestors Hurricanes: Stronger, slower, wetter in the future? UCLA biologists ‘transfer’ a memory Watched the video… Read more »

4 Awesome Discoveries You Probably Didn’t Hear About This Week – Episode 15

Illuminating danger, fighting ice with ice, modeling dragonfly wings and new personality choices – which is yours? It’s 4 Awesome Discoveries You Probably Didn’t Hear About This Week, all with funding from NSF. Who did the research: Lord of the Wings https://www.seas.harvard.edu/content/lord-of-wings Harvard University Scientists determine four personality types based on new data https://news.northwestern.edu/for-journalists/press-kits/scientists-determine-four-personality-types-based-on-new-data? Northwestern… Read more »