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Birds Lost Their Sweet Tooth, Hummingbirds Got Theirs Back
Science & Tech  (tags: hummingbirds, nectar, animals, discovery, environment, research, scientists )

Lone
- 6 days ago - phenomena.nationalgeographic.com
Hummingbirds feed largely on nectar, the sweet liquid that flowers produce. They love the stuff and the sweeter the better; they'll actually reject flowers whose nectar isn't sweet enough.
If Half of All Species Go Extinct, Will One of Them Be Us?
Science & Tech  (tags: science, scientists, mass extinction, research, animals, environment, humans, habitat, interesting, news )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - nautil.us
How many animal species do you think go extinct every year? Last week I conducted a highly unscientific polling of around 20 of my Facebook and Google Chat contacts, asking that same question.
We Are About to Find Out If Our Universe Really Is a Hologram
Science & Tech  (tags: Universe, space exploration, experiments, holograms, reality, Holometer )

Freya
- 4 days ago - news.yahoo.com
What could be the most important scientific experiment of our lifetime is about to begin. The so-called Holometer Experiment at the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory aims to determine whether our perception of a three-dimensional universe is just...
10 Must See UNESCO World Heritage Sites
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 6 days ago - heritagedaily.com
To date there are over 1000 UNESCO World Heritage Sites so it is pretty unlikely that one person will be able to see the whole cohort of beautiful sites. However, here listed are just 10 of the must see UNESCO World Heritage Sites that our world has to of
Tracing When Your DNA Was Formed, Is Now Possible Due to a Revolutionary Technique Developed By a Team of International Scientis
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 6 days ago - siberiantimes.com
The remains of the fearsome warrior - who towered some 25 centimetres over his peers - were unearthed by archeologists near Omsk in an ancient burial mound. Experts are intrigued by his death mask and the elaborate nature of his grave which indicates his
Why Are Israeli Startups Leading The Tech World?
Science & Tech  (tags: Israeli technology, startups )

David
- 5 days ago - popsci.com
Cross-pollination between military and civilian technologies fuels a fast-moving industry. When his students' return from military reserve duty, "new ideas come," enriching research programs.
Scientists Invent a Way to Generate Electricity From Your Home's Windows
Science & Tech  (tags: concept, design, discovery, energy, environment, interesting, NewTechnology, research, science, technology, world )

Frans
- 7 days ago - takepart.com
Forget putting solar panels on your roof--in the near future, you may be generating electricity from windows, skylights, or even your iPhone. Researchers at Michigan State University have created a transparent photovoltaic material that ...
The Strange History of the North American Arctic
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 2 days ago - news.sciencemag.org
Archaeologists mapping ancient cultures in the North American Arctic--a region spanning present-day Greenland--have long puzzled over how different cultures relate to one another. Now, an unprecedented large-scale genomics study has traced many such culture
Ancient Arabian Stones Hint at How Humans Migrated Out of Africa
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 4 days ago - livescience.com
Ancient stone artifacts recently excavated from Saudi Arabia possess similarities to items of about the same age in Africa -- a discovery that could provide clues to how humans dispersed out of Africa, researchers say.
Central Asia's Lost Civilization
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 1 day ago - discovermagazine.com
The unveiling of a 4,000-year-old civilization calls into question conventional ideas about ancient culture, trade, and religion.
Geographic Population Structure Can Locate the Village Your Ancestors Lived 1,000 Years Ago
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 6 days ago - heritagedaily.com
Tracing when your DNA was formed, is now possible due to a revolutionary technique developed by a team of international scientists led by experts from the University of Sheffield.
'Widespread Methane Leakage' From Ocean Floor Off US Coast
Science & Tech  (tags: science, discovery, research, methane gas, environment, US east coast. USA )

Ray
- 7 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Researchers say they have found more than 500 bubbling methane vents on the seafloor off the US east coast.
Scientists Reveal the Genetic Prehistory of the New World Arctic Peoples
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 3 days ago - popular-archaeology.com
Much has been said and reported about studies and discoveries focusing on searching for the first Americans. Less popularized but equally important has been the ongoing research related to illucidating the picture of how and when the Arctic, the last regi
Physical and Social Pain Are Processed in Some of the Same Areas of the Brain
Science & Tech  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, health, humans, healthcare, illness, medicine, research, science, study )

Darren
- 7 days ago - healthland.time.com
Sticks and stones may break your bones, but names can hurt just as much. Indeed, according to converging evidence reported in a new review in Current Directions in Psychological Science, physical and social pain are processed in some of the same regions.
 

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