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Your gut is directly connected to your brain, by a newly discovered neuron circuit
Mobile device developed at UCLA could make it easier to predict and control harmful algal blooms
New technology developed at MIT could use carbon dioxide captured from power plants to make a new...
Yale Study Finds Twice as Many Undocumented Immigrants as Previous Estimates. The researchers...
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Burning wood or coal to cook increases risk of respiratory illness. The researchers found that the...
ADHD may increase risk of Parkinson's disease and similar disorders. Researchers at University of...
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Emissions from most diesel cars in Europe greatly exceed laboratory testing levels. Real-word...
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A new study published Thursday says U.S. drug overdoses have been growing exponentially for...
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Simple Questions - September 21, 2018
Career and Education Questions
Get billions of correct digits of pi from an incorrect formula
Adam Goucher's take on Atiyah's proof: it might revolutionise number theory as we know it
Bypassing Convolutions, An Application Of Fourier Transforms.
A problem that troubles me for years
If you could rename a mathematical object or term, what would you rename?
What else do mathematicians do with their life/or in their spare time?
A Pattern That Eventually Fails | n-Category Café
Ideas or suggestions for high school project on cryptography
Sir Michael Atiyah announced a proof of the Riemann Hypothesis for monday. The abstract says it is...
If you were to reinvent mathematical notation, what would you do?
What are some of your favorite elegant and simple proofs?
Math for someone who fell behind?
Properly written and aesthetic proofs?
What is your preferred software for working with graphs (the node and edge variety)?
Limit representation of Pi
What Are You Working On?
I am learning Partial Differential Equations on my own through various lecture videos but I am more...
Titans of Mathematics Clash Over Epic Proof of ABC Conjecture | Quanta Magazine
General vs. algebraic topology
Request: can someone explain what the Nyman-Beurling criterion is and how it is related to the...
Proof by Contradiction inside an Induction
Burning Man’s Mathematical Underbelly
Is the covariance between terms of a deterministic sequence defined?
Careers/Education Questions Thread - Week 38, 2018
Textbook & Resource Thread - Week 38, 2018
A great short explanation of the Coriolis effect.
Feeling extremely overwhelmed in my Classical Mechanics class
Science-Art of Magnetically Controlled Ferrofluid Diffraction - Compare the Magnetic Field to the...
Forbes 30 under 30 Millionaire Chris Kelsey claims "Earth is Flat"
I recently registered for the upcoming Bangladeshi Physics Olympiad. How do I prepare for it?
Vacuum Siphons: One is never too old to be amazed by established science they never learned about.
Quantum Gravity and the Hardest Problem in Physics | Space Time
When designing your experiment, it's important to keep in mind what it's going to look like when...
N-Body simulation running in the browser (using WebAssembly)
Who were the theoretical physicists whose long standing theories were invalidated by the birth of...
Quantum interconnectedness and induced nonlocality
Lower limit launch speed estimate for flying Tesla based on kinematics
Are there any physicists that talk about politics via YouTube, podcasts, etc.?
Quantum Computer Scientist at Rigetti Builds and Programs Superconducting Processors
This guy knew what he was doing [PRL 81, 1829 (1998)]
Let’s not overrate Young’s modulus: How materials resist deformation in 1D, 2D, and 3D
An Intuitive Explanation of The Uncertainty Principle
Got my hands on these antique lab "toys", need help identifing them! Anyone here know what these...
Neutrino Tomography of the Earth (1803.05901 paper and astrobites article)
How have you dealt with fellow undergrad/grad students that hold the belief that they are smarter...
Need help identifying these two lab equipments! Thanks!
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Training quantum circuits using photonic quantum neural networks (with source code available on...
First particle tracks seen in prototype for international neutrino experiment
Biogenesis: The most fun-to-watch life/evolution simulator I've found, like an aquarium
Human Evolution: I Don't Get It?!
ELI5: Is evolution a progressive activity? If so , how is it everyone is not equally smart?
Evolutionary origins of animal biodiversity
Dickinsonia, an organism belonging to the Ediacaran biota, has been identified as an animal, making...
New subreddit: r/DigitalPhilosophy
If a social act induced by a gene satisfies Hamilton's rule, can it be assumed that this is...
What does "mineralized taxa" mean?
Evolution of Humans?
Did Raptorex Really Exist? PBS Eons
I only have one question
The relationship between play and friendship: what authors have written comprehensively about this?
Teach The Controversy Destroyed by Hitch
Is Spirituality a product of the evolution ? Why humans are spiritual and had a transcendental...
Future Humans Might Be Their Own Builders
This is gonna sound weird.. but does anyone get a weird-almost nostalgic feeling when you think...
On the fence
Why don't humans have superior hearing/vision/smell?
Skepticism toward adaptive signals in DNA sequence comparisons - Is the neutral theory dead yet?
Two questions about evolution - perhaps I am misunderstanding the impetus for change.
Can humans have tails in the future?
Reasons for fasting being overlooked from an evolutionary perspective?
When We First Walked - PBS Eons
Physical foundations of biological complexity
Why is there a genetic binary,are there ternaries at all
Weekly Careers/Education Questions Thread
Chemical Literature Day—What are you reading?
Can anyone recommend me an anion exchange resin for the preparative purification of (bis)carboxylic...
Anti Gravity. The Next law of relativity. It is now know as NASH Law
Quantum Question: Hermitian Operators
2HCl + CuSO4 --> CuCl2 + H2SO4... ??
What are some of your favorite chemistry jokes?
Can anyone identify what this is?
Is it safe to drink from a stainless steel water bottle?
Seeking advice for healing skin exposed to toxic paint
Seeking advice for healing skin exposed to toxic paint
Any fun/interesting ideas for copper sulfate?
[Software] Free Open-Source Chromatography-System
A dear colleague of mine passed away yesterday. This was his final reaction.
9th Edition of International Conference on Chemistry Education and Research
Looking for pharmacophore or crystallographic visualizations of stereoisomer differences in drugs
When is copper least toxic?
Why is CaCl2 preferred over NaCl to melt ice on sidewalks?
Computational chemistry PhD student looking for an industry job. Please help.
How can I measure the amount of oil on a piece of fabric before and after a surfactant has been...
Where can I buy a semipermeable membrane like they talk about in textbook osmosis experiments?
Nanome VR molecular builder tool (demo)
Candy Chemistry is 22 off
Is industry a viable way?
Specific Chemist Stereotypes
I Suck At Dimensional Analysis
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