We are Ernie Moniz, Co-Chair and CEO of the Nuclear Threat Initiative and former Secretary of...
Study shows that building levees along the Mississippi actually makes floods worse, yet we keep...
In a randomized trial across 14 U.S. hospitals, doctors continued to prescribe antibiotics even...
People who eat a diet rich in vegetables, fruit, nuts and fish may have bigger brains, according to...
While calories from any food have the potential to increase the risk of obesity and other...
Robots grow mini-organs from human stem cells. A robotic approach to mass-producing organoids could...
Greater egg consumption associated with lower risk of cardiovascular death in ~500,000 person study...
Researchers have found that nanoparticles, derived from tea leaves, inhibit the growth of lung...
Managed hunting can help maintain animal populations - Researchers studying the hunting of ibex in...
A new stroke-healing gel infused with molecules that stimulate blood vessel growth and suppress...
Skaters slide across ice because they’re riding atop a layer of rolling molecules — not because...
Biomaterial developed at UCLA helps regrow brain tissue after stroke in mice
The biomass distribution on Earth
First-time moms are at a high risk of experiencing PTSD symptoms after giving birth, and those who...
The Ordovician-Silurian Extinction (444 MYA), the second largest mass extinction in Earth's...
Thousands of Human Bones Reveal 'Barbarian' Battle Rituals
Major breakthrough in understanding the genetics of depression: study finds 44 genes that increase...
The bacterial pathogen Staphylococcus aureus secretes a protein that promotes insulin resistance, a...
Researchers believe they have identified the first-known asteroid currently orbiting the Sun to...
Study finds growing wealth gap between seniors and families with children. A third of all families...
Among couples being treated for infertility, depression in the male partner was linked to lower...
Move Over, Telomeres: Researchers think the Nucleolus could determine your lifespan.
The world’s 7.6 billion people represent just 0.01% of all living things, according to a study....
Study finds cyberloafing can help employees cope with workplace boredom - New research, published...
Acute Leukaemia 'partly caused by lack of childhood infections'
A new study has discovered the first known permanent immigrant to our Solar System. The asteroid,...
Simple Questions - May 18, 2018
Career and Education Questions
Lloyd's Algorithm (Veronoi relaxation) animated by Mike Bostock w/D3js - Interactive code in...
Flower Animation inspired by the Numberphile video on the golden ratio
Found something in Pascal's Triangle
What is a good roadmap to Homotopy Type Theory?
I have a meeting with a math professor about interning/doing research in several days (I'm a HS...
Looking to experimentally find the surface area of a sphere for a project
Strange Circles in the Complex Plane—More Experimental Mathematics Results
g-conjecture - Numberphile
Precision of first convergents of the continued fractions corresponding to some constants.
What Are You Working On?
I think my mathematical way of working is too technical and not creative enough. I struggle to...
Assume: If more people join a group, the group is worth more relative to other groups, but the...
unfairness of d30 dice?
Reflections and Thoughts on Richard Hamming’s “You and Your Research”
quantum mechanical treatment of conditional probability
Why is the Fourier Transform used so much more often than Laplace?
Series for constructing integers
Improving one of Gauss's Equations?
How does math work inside of your head? What do you see?
How to Make Every Strictly-Convex Deltahedron
What’s your favorite mathematical Wikipedia article?
Is there a way to plot data that asymptotically approaches some value that shows more detail,...
What could explain this prime number in base 2 automaton pattern? Explanation in image description
We got /r/biochemistry back from the abyss! All biochemists of reddit are welcome to join.
Is it possible to transplant memories, now that we have learned that memories might be stored in...
Recent grad working as laboratory technician for $15/hour. Feeling disillusioned and considering...
I tried making a video--its about Iron, Vikings and the Plague! Let me know what you think!
Unpublished material and frustrated first author
Is it possible to max out on the amount of calories you consume in a day?
Smarter brains run on sparsely connected neurons. These findings sound paradoxical at first glance,...
About random inactivation of the X chromosome
Can anyone recommend good books on plants?
My degree isnt biology, but its freshwater sciences & sustainability
Fraudulent, expired and low-quality malaria pills contribute to the disease’s death toll, sicken...
Is it possible that a needle from a sea urchin has wandered from my hand to my face?
Question about bio
Giraffes surprise biologists yet again
Wing adaptation to flight behavior. An inspiration for flapping robots.
How can humans be considered as apex predators?
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?
Have any animals been ever known to eat humans?
What concepts in Evolution are hard to understand/learn?
Blood type affects severity of diarrhea caused by E. coli.
context to chromosomes
Looking for cell biology and developmental books to read this summer
Understanding Weight Calibration, Reference Weights and how Calibration is carried out
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...
I am always impressed at undergraduates' ability to break physics
Is the Wheeler-DeWitt equation more fundamental than the Schrodinger equation?
Black Holes as Quantum Gravity Condensates
How can the universe expand faster than the speed of light?
Power of Brightness in a Color
Interactive tutorial to quantum computing, by IBM Research and the University of Basel
What are you working on? - Week 21, 2018
Do the flanges to this Fusor have to be 1/4 inch thick or does it really matter?
Formation of polyhedral bubble combinations
Capturing plasma in a syringe
What does Edward Witten currently focus on as a physicist?
Ambiguous Object Model 3
Is it possible to make a Farnsworth Fusor without being able to machine metal parts?
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
Weekly Careers/Education Questions Thread
Joke of the day
Return to the lab after stressful experience?
How did you guys study for physical chemistry?
What chemical causes the freshly cut grass smell?
Tried electroplating aluminium with copper. Didn't work as expected
Question on OChem4Free
I'm doing the Elephant toothpaste for a demonstration at school and I was wondering if cream...
Self Taught Chemist Claims He Can Make 20-Year-Old Whiskey In 6 Days Time
Do bleach and vinegar have to be mixed to form chlorine gas?
Working out enthalphy changes from atomization of h2 and o2 to water in liquid standard state?
I'm a senior in high school going into chemical engineering...
Organic nomenclature summary table? Need for Grade 11 chem
ACS Organic Chemistry Final Tips?
Atmospheric Chemistry - Abstraction of Hydrogen
Evaporating off HF
Quick question on acids and bases
Cesium tetrachlorocuprate crystals
A database for atomic wavefunctions
Best means for determining the chemical make up of a complex mixture?
Chemistry/Pharmaceutical Science student, hoping to learn more about what it's like in the Chemical...
Concerns about Pchem preparation for a chemistry major (biochemistry focus)
I am doing the potassium chlorate + gummy bear experiment tomorrow. What other food products can I...
diastereotopic protons on NMR
Can someone explain the life cycle of a chemistry education from the basic models of understanding...
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