START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

Science & Tech

Scientists Find Earth-Sized Planet in An Orbit Friendly to Life
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, design, discovery, humans, interesting, nasa, news, research, science, scientists, space, study, technology )

Caree
- 1 day ago - news.msn.com
For the first time, scientists have found an Earth-sized world orbiting in a life-friendly zone around a distant star. The discovery, announced on Thursday, is the closest scientists have come so far to finding a true Earth twin. The star, known as Kepler
This Fish Crawled Out of the Water...and Into Creationists' Nightmares By Chris Mooney
Science & Tech  (tags: Tiktaalik roseae, science, research, evolution, fossil, creationists )

Nancy
- 3 days ago - motherjones.com
Tiktaalik, Shubin has observed, was a fish capable of doing a push-up. It had both lungs and gills. In sum, it's quite the transitional form.
The Results Are In! You Have To See Our 12 Favorite Winners Of The World's Most Amazing Architecture!
Science & Tech  (tags: concept, design, environment, interesting, research, science, technology )

Frans
- 3 days ago - industrytap.com
Architizer, an online architecture database, recently announced the winners of their 2nd Annual A+ Awards, which featured voting from "300 industry leaders" and online voting from the public from more than 100 countries....
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Stop Shielding Controversial Animal Researchers
Science & Tech  (tags: Florida House of Representatives, animal researchers, University of Florida contributed, much of the language included in the bil, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, healthconditions, nature, wildlife, science, politics, protection, world, governmen )

Kelly
- 4 days ago - forcechange.com
Photo credit: Skamnelis via Wikimedia Commons~A bill currently being considered by the Florida House of Representatives seeks to hide the identities of animal researchers engaged in controversial animal research projects.
Going Up? Partial Space Elevators Could Take You to the Ultimate Top Floor.
Science & Tech  (tags: concept, design, environment, interesting, NewTechnology, research, science, space, technology )

Frans
- 5 days ago - industrytap.com
It costs about $25,000 per kilogram (2.2 pounds) to put any object into orbit around the Earth. Due to these high costs of space shuttle flights and repeated launch delays, scientists have long explored alternative ways of getting satellites into space...
Language, Brain and Neuroscience
Science & Tech  (tags: language, neuroscience, children, brain, humans, medicine, investigation, science, interesting, research )

Alejandro
- 6 days ago - floatingpenguin.co.uk
Dr Jonathan O'Muircheartaigh, from King's College London, recommends initiating children in languages before the age of four when brain development is strongest. Read more at http://floatingpenguin.co.uk/news-and-free-resourc es.php
Cosmos Speed-Check Probes Dark Energy
Science & Tech  (tags: Universe, Cosmos speed-check, Scientists, Big Bang, space, research, science, BOSS )

Ray
- 11 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Scientists have produced their most precise measurement yet of the rate at which the early Universe was expanding. They find that some three billion years after the Big Bang, the cosmos was pushing itself apart by another 1% every 44 million years.
Voracious Worm Evolves to Eat Biotech Corn Engineered to Kill It
Science & Tech  (tags: corn, crops, discovery, GeneticEngineering, investigation, research, science, society, technology )

Kit
- 13 days ago - cornucopia.org
One of agricultural biotechnology's great success stories may become a cautionary tale of how short-sighted mismanagement can squander the benefits of genetic modification.
Autism 'Begins Long Before Birth'
Science & Tech  (tags: science, scientists, research, humans, health, new evidence, autism spectrum disorder (ASD), Pregnancy )

Ray
- 14 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Scientists say they have new evidence that autism begins in the womb.Patchy changes in the developing brain long before birth may cause symptoms of autism spectrum disorder (ASD), research suggests.
Moon's Age Revealed, and a Lunar Mystery May Be Solved
Science & Tech  (tags: research, science, space, discovery, moon, birth date, interesting )

Giana
- 16 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Scientists have pinned down the birth date of the moon to within 100 million years of the birth of the solar system -- the best timeline yet for the evolution of our planet's natural satellite.
New Perspective on the End Permian Mass Extinction
Science & Tech  (tags: climate, research, science, ancient )

Mitchell
- 16 days ago - earthsky.org
Researchers at MIT have found strong evidence that that largest ever mass extinction was not caused by "the Usual Suspects."
New Discovery - 3,300 Year Old Ancient Tomb With Pyramid Entrance Found in Egypt
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, design, discovery, habitat, history, humans, interesting, research, society, world )

Caree
- 17 days ago - nbcnews.com
A tomb newly excavated at an ancient cemetery in Egypt would have boasted a pyramid 7 meters (23 feet) high at its entrance, archaeologists say. The tomb, found at the site of Abydos, dates back around 3,300 years. Within one of its vaulted burial...
Climate Impacts 'Overwhelming' - UN
Science & Tech  (tags: science, environment, CO2emissions, globalwarming, research, report, UN )

Ray
- 17 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Scientists fear a growing impact of global warming on humans, The impacts of global warming are likely to be "severe, pervasive and irreversible", a major report by the UN has warned.
An Ancient Virus May Be the Reason Human Stem Cells Can Transform
Science & Tech  (tags: archaeology, discovery, humans, research, stem cells, ancient virus, DNA )

Giana
- 17 days ago - theverge.com
The embryonic stem cells responsible for producing every other type of cell in the human body gained their power from an ancient virus that copied itself into our DNA millions of years ago, according to new research.
Python Surprise: What's Inside the Deadly Snakes Could Treat a Major Disease
Science & Tech  (tags: concept, discovery, interesting, humans, research, science, Python, study )

Frans
- 25 days ago - takepart.com
Let's say you've just been swallowed headfirst by a 15-foot-long Burmese python. The good news: Your worries are over. They've been over ever since those awkward getting-acquainted minutes when the snake was hanging on to you with its backward-raked ...
 

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Science & Tech

Most Active Stories Today in Science & Tech tagged with Research

top story finders in Science & Tech

1. Natasha Salgado 27 popular stories

2. AniMae Chi 27 popular stories

3. Judith Wecker 25 popular stories

4. Laura H. 24 popular stories

5. Carole K. 22 popular stories

6. Judy M. 16 popular stories

7. Danuta Watola 16 popular stories

8. Frans Badenhorst 15 popular stories

9. Cher C. 15 popular stories

10. Ondine J. 14 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!