The disease can present, progress, and respond to treatments differently in men and women
A new paper argues that the condition now known as “Dissociative Identity Disorder” might help us understand the fundamental nature of reality
Big or small, the teeth or carnivorous dinosaurs were adapted to a particular method of shredding flesh
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This is a guest post by Robert Fares, a graduate student at The University of Texas at Austin researching the benefits of grid energy storage as part of Pecan Street Inc.’s ongoing smart grid demonstration project.
This is an opinion piece I wrote for a new planned journal on open computational research that for one reason or another failed to take off. Hopefully the journal will be resurrected or another will take its place since this is an important topic.
This amazing fossil represents the diceratheriine rhino Subhyracodon occidentalis from the Late Eocene and Early and Middle Oligocene of the USA. Subhyracodon seems to have been ancestral to the better known Diceratherium *, a very long-lived diceratheriine that appeared in the Early Oligocene and persisted into the Middle Miocene.
The champagne cork wasn't the only thing popping at our house on New Year's Eve. Our low-key, stay-at-home festivities included The Great Popover Experiment.
Image courtesy of iStockphoto/bttoro Grocery store aisles are awash in foods and beverages that contain high-fructose corn syrup. It is common in sodas and crops up in everything from ketchup to snack bars.
Here is the latest in cool biotechnology at the microscopic level: "Researchers at the University of Tokyo are using cells to fold microscopic origami shapes.
These are some of my favorite videos from 2012. Which were your favorites this past year?Seven Minutes of Terror. A very well-produced video from NASA about how engineers worked to execute the landing of the Mars Curiosity Rover.
When my grandfather was alive, each of his children and grandchildren was responsible for reporting to him about the world in which they worked. He loved knowledge; he always had.
What's wrong with citation analysis?Other than your papers not being cited enough, what's wrong with measuring scientific influence based on citation count?
Last post of 2012! Hope it was a good year for you all, and that the next will be even better -- Happy New Year! Some protists sitting in champagne glasses might be relevant to our interests: Bicosoecids are non-photosynthetic relatives of brown algae.
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