User Name:

Password:

remember me

Forgot your password?

Not a member?

Join Now

Articles from Science Daily

RSS feedDisplaying articles 1 - 10 of most recent articles

Many solve civil justice problems on their own, rarely involving attorneys, says study Many of life's problems are also civil legal problems, but people don't see them that way. As a result, they often deal with them on their own, and rarely involve lawyers or courts, or even other third parties and it's rarely because of cost. Those were a
Science Daily | 19 hours, 20 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Maturing brain flips function of amygdala in regulating stress hormones In contrast to evidence that the amygdala stimulates stress responses in adults, researchers have found that the amygdala has an inhibitory effect on stress hormones during the early development of nonhuman primates. This finding adds to evidence for a de
Science Daily | 19 hours, 20 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Photo from Science Daily
Why NASA studies the ultraviolet sun You cannot look at the sun without special filters, and the naked eye cannot perceive certain wavelengths of sunlight. Solar physicists must consequently rely on spacecraft that can observe this invisible light before the atmosphere absorbs it.
Science Daily | 19 hours, 31 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Photo from Science Daily
Space station inspired robot to help heal sick children The same companies which developed the robotic arms that helped astronauts build the International Space Station have now created a new research platform. Called KidsArm, this robot allows surgeons to quickly navigate to surgical sites in the body. It has
Science Daily | 19 hours, 37 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Photo from Science Daily
How the sun caused an aurora this week On the evening of Aug. 20, 2014, the International Space Station was flying past North America when it flew over the dazzling, green blue lights of an aurora. On board, astronaut Reid Wiseman captured this image of the aurora, seen from above.
Science Daily | 19 hours, 43 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Photo from Science Daily
Ozone-depleting compound persists, NASA research shows NASA research shows Earth's atmosphere contains an unexpectedly large amount of an ozone-depleting compound from an unknown source decades after the compound was banned worldwide.
Science Daily | 20 hours, 24 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Photo from Science Daily
New satellite data will help farmers facing drought NASA's Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAP) satellite mission, scheduled to launch this winter, will collect the kind of local data agricultural and water managers worldwide need. SMAP uses two microwave instruments to monitor the top 2 inches (5 centimete
Science Daily | 20 hours, 34 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Photo from Science Daily
Paleolithic diet may have included snails 10,000 years earlier than previously thought Paleolithic inhabitants of modern-day Spain may have eaten snails 10,000 years earlier than their Mediterranean neighbors. Snails were widespread in the Late Pleistocene and Holocene, but it is still unknown when and how they were incorporated into human
Science Daily | 21 hours, 13 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Photo from Science Daily
Orb-weaving spiders living in urban areas may be larger A common orb-weaving spider may grow larger and have an increased ability to reproduce when living in urban areas.
Science Daily | 21 hours, 13 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Photo from Science Daily
Missing Protein Restored in Patients with Muscular Dystrophy A research team has succeeded in restoring a missing repair protein in skeletal muscle of patients with muscular dystrophy, a scientific first. The team has offered a proof-of-principle study and restored the missing protein in skeletal muscle of patients
Science Daily | 21 hours, 15 minutes ago | comment? | recommend