Study finds growing wealth gap between seniors and families with children. A third of all families...
Study finds cyberloafing can help employees cope with workplace boredom - New research, published...
Study finds 1/3 of the world's protected lands being degraded by human activities and aren't fit...
Researchers have found that nanoparticles, derived from tea leaves, inhibit the growth of lung...
People who eat a diet rich in vegetables, fruit, nuts and fish may have bigger brains, according to...
Skaters slide across ice because they’re riding atop a layer of rolling molecules — not because...
Exposure to 835 MHz radiofrequency electromagnetic field induces autophagy in the brain
Magic mushroom treatment may improve emotional face recognition in depressed patients - Preliminary...
Researchers believe they have identified the first-known asteroid currently orbiting the Sun to...
New technique to speed up or slow down human heart cells growing in a dish on command by shining a...
Among couples being treated for infertility, depression in the male partner was linked to lower...
Intermittent fasting prevents retinopathy and prolongs survival through changes in Gut Microbiome...
Learning music or speaking another language leads to more efficient brains
New research reveals beliefs about immortality. Whether religious or not, people tend to think that...
Concern over the potential imminent eruptions of Earth's supervolcanoes, like Taupo in New Zealand...
Sulforaphane (Found in broccoli/cruciferous vegetables) Clears Amyloid-β and Tau in a Mouse Model...
Sperm whale genetic diversity is very low, hinting that something killed a lot of them off in the...
Self-assembling 3D battery would charge in seconds
Cannabis: it matters how young you start - Researchers find that boys who start smoking pot before...
Marriage rates have declined during the past 45 years in the US. Researchers tested two theories:...
Watching TV is associated with unhappiness. New research examined whether watching more TV makes us...
Female singers with upbeat dance songs are far more likely to make the bestseller music charts,...
After 1 month of taking 170 mg of CBD per day, male mice developed reproductive toxicity
Princeton researchers crowdsource brain mapping with gamers, discover six new neuron types - With...
A new study finds that a child's language skills (use of vocabulary and grammar) in kindergarten...
Simple Questions - May 18, 2018
Career and Education Questions
Flower Animation inspired by the Numberphile video on the golden ratio
I think my mathematical way of working is too technical and not creative enough. I struggle to...
What’s your favorite mathematical Wikipedia article?
How to Make Every Strictly-Convex Deltahedron
What could explain this prime number in base 2 automaton pattern? Explanation in image description
"The Shape of Infinity", by Mike Shulman. An introduction to the Stone–Čech compactification,...
Why is real analysis seen as a "rite of passage" for math majors?
What's the least illustrative proof you've ever seen?
Weak L^(∞) convergence implies pointwise convergence almost everywhere
Is there any proof that a perron tree can have arbitrarily small area?
The Importance of Learning, Unlearning & Relearning the Essentials for Students
Math Degree with CS Side Projects Employability
This has been driving me crazy since February. What is 2+I.C.A.?!?
Is a function that maps all the elements of the empty set to all the elements of the empty set a...
Mathematics is funded as poorly as the average person understands mathematics. How can we fix both...
Maths point—the mathematics of tennis
Maths all physicists should see
What they won't teach you in calculus
I stumbled upon something similar to Pascal's Triangle. Does anyone know what this is called?
Is there a theorem or conjecture of this or is this flase?
Wanted to share a very good website to learn maths and solve simple practice questions
College: algebra and trigonometry or algebra and transcendental function
cool math topics?? :-)
Wanting to pursue a career in mathematics but unsure
Star polyhedra with heptagram and hexagram faces?
We got /r/biochemistry back from the abyss! All biochemists of reddit are welcome to join.
Recent grad working as laboratory technician for $15/hour. Feeling disillusioned and considering...
Smarter brains run on sparsely connected neurons. These findings sound paradoxical at first glance,...
Can anyone recommend good books on plants?
Giraffes surprise biologists yet again
New Synthetic Yeast Strains May Disrupt the Beer Industry...A Look at Current Yeasts vs. Synthetic...
Can anyone help identify these Lifeforms that inhabited my pool cover this spring?
What concepts in Evolution are hard to understand/learn?
Blood type affects severity of diarrhea caused by E. coli.
Have any animals been ever known to eat humans?
context to chromosomes
Understanding Weight Calibration, Reference Weights and how Calibration is carried out
Looking for cell biology and developmental books to read this summer
How to Detect Overall Changes (Methylation/Acetylation) in DNA?/Transfection
Sperm whale genetic diversity is very low, hinting that something killed a lot of them off in the...
Transgenic Gene Knockouts May Allow Autophagy To Extend Lifespans
Freshwater Microbiology Identification
After college, how can I gain experience in biologics and cell-based assays?
Variable Types of Pipettes and Applications
Carbohydrates: Fuel for human body
I just found out my personal guide to curing back pain
Are biologist work in field or lab?
A Thermodynamic Answer to Why Birds Migrate: New modeling studies suggest that birds migrate to...
Some details on how lymphocytes work.
If you were to kill someone with a knife, where would you stab the person for a guaranteed death?
Would genetic engineering genes and their traits that are essential or associated with biological...
I am always impressed at undergraduates' ability to break physics
Formation of polyhedral bubble combinations
Capturing plasma in a syringe
Ambiguous Object Model 3
Is it possible to make a Farnsworth Fusor without being able to machine metal parts?
Interactive tutorial to quantum computers (by IBM and the Uni of Basel)
The Coupled Pendulum
Complicated explanations of simple mathematical facts
A rant on the book 'Optics' by Hecht
The beauty of diamagnetism
'White Holes' May Be the Secret Ingredient in Mysterious Dark Matter
Raphael Bousso (arguing for LQG) vs. Carlo Rovelli (arguing for string theory)
Request for feedback to improve accessibility of code for quantum mechancial calculations
The first measurement of a subatomic particle’s mechanical property reveals the distribution of...
Some good news to end the week: New study on quark matter suggests that the risk of the Large...
In 1895 a woman named Hertha Ayrton shocked the scientific community by discovering that arc lamps...
PBS Spacetime on Noether's theorem
Textbook & Resource Thread - Week 20, 2018
I need help. I’m finding a original name to rename a laboratory of nanoparticles. And other to...
Asteroids in the Lagrangian point of the Sun-Jupiter System
Mathematicians Disprove Conjecture Made to Save Black Holes
Looking for a licensed physics engine on a high school level
What is your response to this webpage's support of Many Worlds Interpretation?
Fast Flow in Tiny Tubes (fluid dynamics in carbon nanotubes)
Richard Feynman's Story of Particle Physics
Can We Undo Extinction? Common Descent Podcast Episode 35 - De-extinction
Evolutionary sense of mosquito buzzing.
Panspermia: what is the current conversation/consensus?
Ideas of how abiogenesis might have proceeded
400 Million Years of Ferns
I've heard that there is more variation within a single local population than there is variation...
From the Fall of Dinos to the Rise of Humans (PBS Eons)
How will evolution shape mankind now that we have eliminated "survival of the fittest" due to...
How an island of mice is changing what we know about evolution
What is the current status of Punctuated Equilibrium?
Adaptation honors project ideas?
Comparing Apes to Early Hominins
Are there any examples of multi-step evolutionary arms race where one side eventually won?
Evolution of Human face in 6 million years in 2 minutes
Systematic Classification of Life - ep29 Zatheria
Are wolves superior to dogs in terms of overall fitness? And can any dogs rival a wolf in a fight...
How real life X-men evolve: The physiology of the greatest climbers on the planet, the Himalayan...
Artificial selection doesn’t exist
Scientists have found a new lineage of microbes living in Yellowstone National Park’s thermal...
The Evolution of Hidden Fertility
Researchers uncover genomic info linking extinct giant ground sloth to modern species
Why We Walk on Two Legs
Has anyone seen this film yet? I found it entertaining, how plausible you guys think of it?
Dogs are becoming smarter: how humans are evolving dogs
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Weekly Careers/Education Questions Thread
Cesium tetrachlorocuprate crystals
Why was silica gel effective in the use of gas masks in world war 1?
How to calculate moles with percent weight?
Need tips on test topics
Measure ion interferences in solution?
Can you provide examples of exothermic reactions which can produce heat for a long periods of time?
This felt relevant to me. At the very least it’s pretty interesting
ANTI ACCEPTOR- organic solar cell?
Do Ionic Lattices have dispersion forces?
Problems with GTA AA
Can i replicate this by using tungsten oxide or nickel oxide instead of Persian blue
I just found this graph and I’m sure most of you have seen it before but it’s actually the...
pKa loss/gain. What does it mean?
Should I study Chemistry?
Allyl deprotection method
What things should I take into consideration while looking at grad schools
I have my second GCSE chemistry paper soon and I’m really bad at chemistry, any advice? I know...
Gen Chem 1 in the fall, how do I ensure an A?
weird question about bleach
Chemistry songs/YouTube videos & other FUN study resources?
Is it true that cyanide can kill someone quick? If so, why?
Minerals with distinctive flavors similar to salt?
The best recrystallization of my grad school career.