Talking Science with Mom

Talking Science with Mom

If I were an apple I would be the kind of apple that didn’t fall very far from the tree. My father is a neuroscientist, my mother is a cell biologist and I have been working in labs and academic research settings since high school. As a field scientist studying snow and permafrost in Alaska, […]

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Basic science finds corporate refuge

Basic science finds corporate refuge

Basic science finds corporate refuge science The ranks of scientists like Joppa are growing, according to economists and observers of trends in science and technology. They suggest that a newer generation of technology-oriented companies — many sitting on mountains of cash after years of growth … Science Events: Unusual Vision and DIY Neuroscience science Compounding Visions: […]

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Latest Science News

Latest Science News

Valentine's Day cards for scientists science Perhaps this is to do with the fact that the stereotype of scientists is that they are cold, logical, unromantic types, so why would anyone waste their time sending them a card which declares their romantic intentions? Of course, this is nonsense … Is truth stranger than fiction? Yes, […]

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Latest Science News

Latest Science News

Science Project 1974 Image by The Rocketeer In 8th Grade, I invented a safety feature for electrical outlets. It uses an attachable magnet that goes on the male plug (and stays on the plug when you unplug the appliance) and a magnetic reed switch inside the electrical outlet. The current doesn’t turn on inside the […]

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Latest Science News News

Enhanced yet affordable material for supercapacitors science news Researchers from Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) developed a new method to massively synthesize enhanced yet affordable materials for supercapacitors. Supercapacitors have attracted increasing attention due to their long life … Scientists solve titanic puzzle of popular photocatalyst science news A breakthrough in our understanding […]

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Latest Science News News

Corals cozy up with bacterial buddies science news Corals may let certain bacteria get under its skin, according to a new study by researchers at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) and King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) and soon to be published in the journal Applied … Images of the Day science news Scientists […]

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