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Scientists in Japan Just Found a Detailed Record of Earth’s Last Magnetic Switcharoo
by Evan Gough, Universe Today on Oct 31, 2020 at 12:17 am
It was unusually long ago.
Insects Play a Key (And Also Icky Role) in Decomposition by Turning Corpses Into Bones
by Paul Manning, The Conversation on Oct 30, 2020 at 11:17 pm
This morbid activity keeps life going.
Underground Fungal Colonies Act as Aid Networks For Some Older Trees, Scientists Find
by David Nield on Oct 30, 2020 at 9:58 pm
A little help from their friends.
Election Science Stakes: Energy
by Andrea Thompson on Oct 30, 2020 at 9:53 pm
Scientific American senior editor Mark Fischetti and associate editor Andrea Thompson talk about this election and the future of U.S. energy research and policy. — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
This 3D-Printed Tugboat Is Smaller Than a Human Hair, But It Represents So Much More
by Carly Cassella on Oct 30, 2020 at 8:59 pm
If we can print Benchy, we can print anything.
Climate Helped Turn These 5 Places into Ghost Towns
by Daniel Cusick on Oct 30, 2020 at 7:30 pm
Sea level rise, river floods and wildfires have destroyed some settlements and forced others to relocate — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
Coronavirus News Roundup, October 24-October 30
by Robin Lloyd on Oct 30, 2020 at 7:00 pm
Pandemic highlights for the week — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
50-Million-Year-Old Foot Fossil May Belong to The Largest Bird That Ever Flew
by Tessa Koumoundouros on Oct 30, 2020 at 6:37 pm
Fearsome relics of past skies.
Viruses have been shown to produce their own energy for the first time
on Oct 30, 2020 at 6:14 pm
Viruses are supposed to be utterly reliant on the cells they infect but it appears a few giant viruses might be capable of producing their own energy, which may fuel the debate over whether they are
Weird ring-shaped molecule on Titan could be a building block to life
on Oct 30, 2020 at 5:57 pm
An unexpected molecule spotted in the atmosphere of Saturn’s moon Titan has never been seen on any planet or moon before – it may help form the building blocks of life
Covid-19 news: UK government under pressure to impose England lockdown
on Oct 30, 2020 at 5:37 pm
The latest coronavirus news updated every day including coronavirus cases, the latest news, features and interviews from New Scientist and essential information about the covid-19 pandemic
To Avoid an ‘Era of Pandemics,’ We Must Protect Nature, UN Warns
by Patrick Galey, AFP on Oct 30, 2020 at 5:34 pm
Up to 850,000 animal viruses could be caught by humans if we don’t change our relationship with the planet.
There Could Be at Least 300 Million Potentially Habitable Worlds in The Milky Way
by Michelle Starr on Oct 30, 2020 at 4:22 pm
And that’s just around Sun-like stars!
How frigid lizards falling from trees revealed the reptiles’ growing cold tolerance
by Charles Choi on Oct 30, 2020 at 3:00 pm
Some Florida lizards’ ability to handle temperatures down to 5.5° C may provide clues to how they might deal with the extremes of climate change.
How two immune system chemicals may trigger COVID-19’s deadly cytokine storms
by Tina Hesman Saey on Oct 30, 2020 at 2:44 pm
A study in mice hints at drugs that could be helpful in treating severe coronavirus infections.
Gruesome ‘Blood Worms’ Invaded a Dinosaur’s Leg Bone, Fossil Suggests
by Chris Baraniuk on Oct 30, 2020 at 2:00 pm
A titanosaur fibula hosts what looks like 70 tiny parasites — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
The Surprising Origins of Chemotherapy and Other New Science Books
by Andrea Gawrylewski on Oct 30, 2020 at 1:00 pm
Book recommendations from the editors of Scientific American — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
A Quick Look at Underpaid Female Docs, Unethical Ethicists and Frogs with Intestinal Fortitude
by Steve Mirsky on Oct 30, 2020 at 1:00 pm
Consider a few items of interest from our epically awful summer — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
Lead Pollution Reflects Dramatic World Events
by Mark Fischetti on Oct 30, 2020 at 1:00 pm
Emissions of lead particles wax and wane with empires, plagues and revolutions — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
Deep-Sea Sponge Skeletons Could Inspire Better Bridges
by Sarah Lewin Frasier on Oct 30, 2020 at 1:00 pm
The creature’s structure resists buckling and could lead to stronger and more durable architecture — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com