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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 4

Zombie ants, DNA robots, growing organs & an app for assessing autism. It’s episode 4 of your weekly briefing on the latest discoveries you might not hear about anywhere else, all with funding from the National Science Foundation. Watched the video and want more details? Climate change forced zombie ant fungi to adapt http://news.psu.edu/story/523294/2018/05/29/research/climate-change-forced-zombie-ant-fungi-adapt Synthetic… 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 5

Harpooning DNA, harvesting H2O, hopping ahead of hackers, and a harbinger to heed from down under. It’s your weekly briefing on the latest discoveries you might not hear about anywhere else, all with funding from the National Science Foundation. Watched the video and want more info? Scientists watch bacteria ‘harpoon’ DNA to speed their evolution… Read more »