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2014-06-27 11:52:30

Given the chance to vote, people will leave behind a legacy of resources that ensures the survival of the next generation.

Classic Groundbreaking Experiment On Early Earth Peptides Replicated
2014-06-26 08:11:39

In a tribute to his old mentor and colleague, a marine chemistry professor at the University of California, San Diego was able to successfully replicate a mysterious and groundbreaking experiment by the “Father of Pre-biotic Chemistry.”

Pitch Drops That Got The World Talking
2014-05-01 03:11:19

In light of recent results from the "world's longest experiment", spanning more than 90 years, at the University of Queensland, a group of researchers from Trinity College Dublin explain the background behind their own pitch-drop experiment in this month's Physics World and offer an explanation as to why their research hit the headlines in 2013.

2014-01-15 23:00:07

EasyMax HFCal saves time and cost during chemical process development by providing accurate reaction data using fewer materials in a controlled, reproducible environment. Baltimore,

Equation Determines A Person’s Speed Based On Footprints
2013-04-22 18:52:28

Scientists have developed an equation that is able to estimate an individual's speed based on their footprints.

Atmosphere Is Home To Substantial Number Of Microorganisms
2013-01-29 11:19:02

In 2010, a NASA DC-8 soared high up into the troposphere to collect air samples in order to study air masses associated with tropical storms. What they found was quite surprising. Bugs - microorganisms actually - in the troposphere.

Kids Scientific Method Is Just Like Researchers
2012-09-28 13:40:48

Though their actions look suspiciously like play, a new study shows that children approach problems in need of solutions in much the same manner as scientists.

2012-04-03 11:30:50

Researchers at Carlos III University of Madrid and the University of Zaragoza theoretically predict, in a scientific study, that contact networks have no influence on cooperation among individuals.

2012-01-02 11:49:45

A total of 1,303 high school students in Aragon have participated in an online scientific-social experiment to determine the problems and conflicts arising from cooperation in present day society.

2011-02-14 15:30:33

A situation where a majority of people cooperate never happens.


Word of the Day
swell-mobsman
  • A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.
Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.