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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 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 »

4 Awesome Discoveries You Probably Didn’t Hear About This Week – Episode 16

Mammals gone wild, blue star mystery, muscle rescue, and taming a berry. We’re back with four awesome discoveries you probably didn’t hear about this week, with funding from NSF. CRISPR tames the wild groundcherry Boyce Thompson Institute Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory: https://www.sciencealert.com/meet-weird-fruit-could-soon-become-common-strawberries-future-food-groundcherry-physalis-pruinosa-crispr Blue Star Mystery UC Santa Barbara Flatiron Institute UC Berkeley Princeton University Argonne National… Read more »

4 Awesome Discoveries You Probably Didn’t Hear About This Week – Episode 17

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 »