Wednesday, May 24, 2017

My spirit lives in this Twitter account of Italians pissed off...

My spirit lives in this Twitter account of Italians pissed off at bad food recipes - The Verge

A moon orbits the third largest dwarf planet in the Solar...

Another dwarf planet at the edge of the Solar System has been found to have a small companion moon. The world, named...

How beauty might have evolved for pleasure, not function

Evolutionary biology tells us this story: everything evolved to make us better at reproducing. Everything has a function — and decoration is...

Tim Cook is testing a glucose tracker for the Apple Watch

Apple CEO Tim Cook has been wearing a prototype glucose tracker that pairs with the Apple Watch, according to a report from...

A future of more extreme floods, brought to you by climate...

Extreme floods along the coastline may become much more common if sea levels continue to climb unchecked, new research says. Scientists estimate...

House committee tells Trump what everyone already knows: you’re spreading fake...

Donald Trump has made himself “vulnerable to fake news” by not adequately staffing the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy,...

Mercedes-Benz brings its home battery to the US

Mercedes-Benz has tapped Utah-based solar company Vivint Solar to bring its home battery storage solution to the United States for the first...

Dumb robots that make mistakes actually help humans solve problems

When humans work together with not-very-smart robots, they’re better at solving problems than when they work only with other people, new research...

Cutting NASA’s education funding will hurt workforce, senators argue in open...

Cutting NASA’s education funding will hurt workforce, senators argue in open letter - The Verge ...

Blasting tiny bubbles at broken pig bones makes them heal on...

Scientists have healed severe bone fractures in pigs by blasting tiny bubbles with ultrasound in the animals’ bones. The technique encourages the...