Grid View List View Latest Most Viewed Most Commented 4 Awesome Discoveries You Probably Didn’t Hear About This Week – Episode 19 2406 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 1 1200 May 18, 2018 NEW: Your weekly briefing on the latest discoveries you might not hear about anywhere else, all with funding from the National Science Foundation. This week: Finding cancer through the eye of a butterfly Killer whales in rivers? Get used to it. An “everything-repellent” coating could kidproof your life Cosmic smashup Watched the video and want… Read more » 4 Awesome Discoveries You Probably Didn’t Hear About This Week – Episode 18 954 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 8 464 July 20, 2018 Something special in seal blood; a whole new angle on prosthetic ankles; a nanotech inspiration from single-celled architects; and sure, there may be “gold in them thar hills,” but there’s a quadrillion tons of diamonds in the Earth’s interior. It’s your weekly briefing on the latest discoveries you might not hear about anywhere else, all… Read more » 4 Awesome Discoveries You Probably Didn’t Hear About This Week – Ep 21 523 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 » 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.