Slashdot Items Tagged "research"

Date / Time Story
Thursday July 07, 2016 @07:09PM Robot Stingray Is Powered By Rat Heart Cells
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @05:28AM Pod Planes Could Change Travel Forever
Friday July 01, 2016 @07:37PM Security Researcher Publishes How-To Guide To Crack Android Full Disk Encryption
Thursday June 30, 2016 @08:35PM 'Healing' Detected In Antarctic Ozone Hole, Says Study
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @07:59PM Scientists Say The Asteroid That Killed The Dinosaurs Almost Wiped Us Out Too
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @04:18PM Researchers Find Game-Changing Helium Reserve In Tanzania
Monday June 27, 2016 @06:12PM Physicists Confirm a Pear-Shaped Nucleus, and It Could Ruin Time Travel Forever
Friday June 24, 2016 @06:17PM Scientists Force Computer To Binge On TV Shows and Predict What Humans Will Do
Friday June 24, 2016 @01:39AM Study Finds Password Misuse In Hospitals Is 'Endemic'
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @09:18PM India Launches Record 20 Satellites In Space Using A Single Rocket
Saturday June 18, 2016 @12:06AM NASA Unveils Plans For Electric-Powered Plane
Friday June 17, 2016 @12:50AM Astronomers Say There Could Be At Least Two More Mystery Planets In Our Solar System
Thursday June 16, 2016 @08:13PM Finnish Scientist Provides Another Explanation For The 'Impossible' EM Drive
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @05:06PM Asymmetric Molecule, Key To Life, Detected In Space For First Time
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @12:48AM Repurposing Drugs To Tackle Cancer
Friday June 10, 2016 @06:49PM Scientists In Iceland Turn CO2 Into Stone
Friday June 10, 2016 @04:41PM 23 Seriously Ill MS Patients Recover After 'Breakthrough' Stem Cell Treatment
Thursday June 09, 2016 @04:26PM China Plans Massive Sea Lab 10,000 Feet Underwater In the South China Sea
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @07:12PM Researchers Turn Smartphone Vibration Motor Into Microphone To Spy On You
Monday June 06, 2016 @05:50PM Biden Unveils Open-Access Database To Advance Cancer Research
Monday June 06, 2016 @05:04PM Future Phones May Use Vacuum Tube Chips As Silicon Hits Moore's Law Extremes
Friday June 03, 2016 @04:28PM Wheelchair-Bound Stroke Victim Walks Again After 'Unprecedented' Stem Cell Trial At Stanford
Thursday June 02, 2016 @07:45PM Scientists Announce Plans For Synthetic Human Genomes
Monday May 30, 2016 @06:41PM Computer Generates Largest Math Proof Ever At 200TB of Data
Monday May 30, 2016 @05:19PM 'Huge Wake Up Call': Third of Central, Northern Great Barrier Reef Corals Dead
Monday May 30, 2016 @05:04PM Stephen Hawking Calls Trump A 'Demagogue' Who Appeals 'To The Lowest Common Denominator'
Saturday May 28, 2016 @12:09AM ForcePhone App Uses Ultrasonic Tone To Create Pressure-Sensitive Batphone
Friday May 27, 2016 @04:47PM FBI Raids Dental Software Researcher Who Found Patient Records On Public Server
Friday May 27, 2016 @03:23PM All European Scientific Articles To Be Freely Accessible By 2020
Friday May 27, 2016 @01:57AM Mars Is Coming Out Of An Ice Age
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @07:17PM Researchers Teaching Robots To Feel and React To Pain
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @01:32AM Scientists Discover Why Your Dirty Laundry Stinks
Monday May 23, 2016 @05:57PM Researchers Set World Record Wireless Data Transmission Rate of 6 GB/Sec Over 37 KM
Monday May 23, 2016 @03:58PM Google's 'Science Journal' App Turns Your Android Device Into A Laboratory
Thursday May 19, 2016 @05:33PM Superjet Technology Nears Reality After Successful Australia Test
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @05:16PM Scientists Find A 'Weak Spot' In HIV That May Pave The Way To A Vaccine
Friday May 13, 2016 @11:02PM Scientists Hold A Secret Meeting To Consider Creating A Synthetic Human Genome
Friday May 13, 2016 @07:03PM Google Paying Arizona Residents $20/Hr To Test Self-Driving Cars
Friday May 13, 2016 @01:42AM National Microbiome Initiative To Harness Microbes For Health, Environment
Thursday May 12, 2016 @05:04PM Scientists Find Gut Microbe That Survives Without Mitochondria
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @07:38PM AAA Study: Blood THC Levels After Smoking Pot Are Useless In Defining 'Too High To Drive'
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @04:59PM Google Bans Ads For Payday Loans
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @09:14PM NASA's Planet Hunter Spots Record 1,284 New Planets, 9 In A Habitable Zone
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @08:49PM Atomic Oxygen Detected In Martian Atmosphere
Monday May 09, 2016 @06:06PM Scientists Develop 'Second Skin' To Smooth Wrinkles
Friday May 06, 2016 @07:27PM NASA Launches Searchable Database Of Public Domain Patents
Thursday May 05, 2016 @05:14PM Meet The Company That Poached The FBI's Entire Silk Road Investigation Team
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @08:04PM Scientists Grow Two-Week-Old Human Embryos In Lab For The First Time
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @04:27PM Robot Stitches Tissue By Itself Without A Real Doctor Pulling The Strings
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @02:43AM IBM Gives Everyone Access To Its Five-Qubit Quantum Computer
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @02:20AM Study Suggests Free Will Is An Illusion
Tuesday April 26, 2016 @06:49PM Millions Of Waze Users Can Have Their Movements Tracked By Hackers
Friday April 22, 2016 @09:13PM CERN Releases 300TB of Large Hadron Collider Data Into Open Access
Friday April 22, 2016 @05:14PM Earth Day: 175 Nations Sign Historic Paris Climate Deal
Thursday April 21, 2016 @06:04PM Hearing Aid Business Under Pressure From Consumer Electronics
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @06:31PM Prescription Meds Get Trapped In Disturbing Pee-To-Food-To-Pee Loop
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @04:47PM Senate Passes Bipartisan Energy Bill To Develop New Technologies, Improve Cybersecurity
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @10:50PM Utah Governor: 'Porn Is a Public Health Crisis'
Monday April 18, 2016 @02:04PM Bill Gates Calls On the US Government To Invest More In Research and Development
Friday April 15, 2016 @06:45PM MIT Bug Finder Uncovers Flaws In Web Apps In 64 Seconds
Thursday April 14, 2016 @03:44PM Dyson Airblades 'Spread Germs 1,300 Times More Than Paper Towels'
Wednesday April 13, 2016 @07:55PM Facebook Hires Google 'Moonshot' Exec For R&D
Wednesday April 13, 2016 @07:28PM Consensus On Consensus: Climate Experts Agree On Human-Caused Global Warming
Saturday April 09, 2016 @02:27PM Researchers Help Shut Down Spam Botnet That Enslaved 4,000 Linux Machines
Friday April 08, 2016 @04:22PM NASA: Global Warming Is Now Changing How Earth Wobbles
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @06:05PM Samsung Receives Patent For Smart Contact Lenses
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @09:28PM People Feel Weird About Touching Robot Butts, Researchers Find
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @07:46PM Researchers Keep Pig Heart Beating In Baboon Belly For 2 Years
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @06:46PM GE's Move To Boston Could Revive Local Tech Business Ambitions
Monday April 04, 2016 @08:09PM Toyota Teams With Microsoft On Connected Cars
Monday April 04, 2016 @03:15PM New State of Matter Detected in a Two-Dimensional Material
Sunday April 03, 2016 @06:17PM Electric Fork Simulates a Salty Flavor By Shocking Your Tongue
Sunday April 03, 2016 @05:22PM MIT Develops Accurate System For Tracking People, Objects Via WiFi
Sunday April 03, 2016 @03:05PM Lasers Could Hide Us From Evil Aliens
Saturday April 02, 2016 @12:38PM US Military Invests in $320M 'Smart Fabric' Project
Saturday April 02, 2016 @10:49AM Refrigerator-Sized Machine Can Print Pills on Demand
Thursday March 31, 2016 @04:13PM 'Hack The Pentagon' Bug Bounty Program Opens For Registration
Thursday March 31, 2016 @12:45PM Study Says People Who Continually Point Out Typos Are 'Jerks'
Thursday March 31, 2016 @11:49AM California's $15-an-Hour Minimum Wage May Spur Automation
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @06:54PM Internet of Seals: Vodafone Connects Marine Mammals To IoT
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @04:05PM Preterm Births Linked To Air Pollution Cost Billions In The US
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @12:48AM New NASA Launch Control Software Late, Millions Over Budget
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @12:00AM Ocean Temps Predict US Heat Waves 50 Days Out, Study Finds
Monday March 28, 2016 @05:07PM Fredkin Gate Breakthrough Brings Quantum Computing Within Closer Reach
Saturday March 26, 2016 @02:12PM IBM Researchers Propose Device To Dramatically Speed Up Neural-Net Learning
Friday March 25, 2016 @08:37PM Saturn's Moons and Rings May Be Younger Than The Dinosaurs
Friday March 25, 2016 @02:57PM Heavy Social Media Users 'Trapped In Endless Cycle of Depression'
Monday March 21, 2016 @08:29PM How Uber Turned Carnegie Mellon Into a Minor Nursery For Its Research Division
Monday March 21, 2016 @05:35PM Scientists: What We're Doing To The Earth Has No Parallel In 66 Million Years
Saturday March 19, 2016 @03:55PM MIT Study Shows Stop Lights Won't Be Necessary In The Future
Saturday March 19, 2016 @03:17PM Stealthy Drone Can Hide Underwater For Months, Then Float To Surface To Take-Off
Friday March 18, 2016 @05:42PM South Korea Commits $863 Million To AI Research After AlphaGo 'Shock'
Friday March 18, 2016 @05:13PM Neural Mechanisms In Mouse Brains Indicate We Actively Forget As We Learn
Friday March 18, 2016 @12:40PM Standing Desks May Not Be Healthier Than Sitting All Day, Say Scientists
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @11:00AM How 'Assassin's Creed' Or 'Fallout 4' Might Help Make AI Smarter
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @09:06PM Should All Research Papers Be Free?
Monday March 14, 2016 @04:51PM Docs With Malicious Macros Deliver Fileless Malware
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @07:50PM First Bionic Fingertip Implant Delivers Sensational Results
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @06:00PM MIT Creates Algorithm That Speeds Up Page Load Time By 34%
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @02:11AM Why Japan Is Facing Pressure To Return To Military Research
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @08:27PM 1 in 3 Developers Fear AI Will Replace Them
Sunday March 06, 2016 @03:13PM MIT's New 5-Atom Quantum Computer Could Make Today's Encryption Obsolete
Friday March 04, 2016 @06:28PM Scientists Have Created Batteries Using Carbon Dioxide From Atmosphere
Friday March 04, 2016 @05:36PM DARPA Moves Ahead With Radical Vertical Take-Off Aircraft
Thursday March 03, 2016 @05:50PM Viral 'Fossils' In Our DNA May Help Us Fight Infection
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @08:48PM Scientists May Have Found Molecular Gatekeeper Of Long-Term Memory
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @07:57PM Two Astronauts Return To Earth After Record 340 Days In ISS
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @12:10AM Mindfulness Meditators Are Less Affected By Virtual Reality
Monday February 29, 2016 @01:16PM New "Super Battery" Energy Storage Breakthrough Aims At $54 Per KWh
Monday February 29, 2016 @10:48AM Pentagon Research Could Make 'Brain Modem' A Reality
Monday February 29, 2016 @10:37AM Researchers Discover Major Jurassic Fossil Site In Argentina
Saturday February 27, 2016 @05:27PM 'Moth Eye' Graphene Breakthrough Could Create Indoor Solar Cells
Saturday February 27, 2016 @11:31AM Viral Con Foils Drug-Resistant Microbes, May Nix Need For Poop Transplants
Saturday February 27, 2016 @03:02AM AI Bookworms Seek To Predict Human Behavior
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @11:03AM Researchers Make Low-Power Wi-Fi Breakthrough
Monday February 22, 2016 @08:38PM Scientists Ponder the Prospect of Contagious Cancer
Monday February 22, 2016 @11:32AM Yahoo Closes Lab, Among Other Things
Friday February 19, 2016 @11:44PM Unprecedented Spike In TOR .Onion Nodes
Friday February 19, 2016 @10:43AM What Bell Labs Was Like C.1967
Thursday February 18, 2016 @04:57PM Astronomers No Longer Need To Avoid the "Zone of Avoidance"
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @02:27PM 3D-Printed Ear Comes To Life After Implantation In Mice
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @09:50PM New Study Shows Mystery 'Hobbits' Not Humans Like Us
Monday February 15, 2016 @10:16PM At X, Failure Is Not an Option: It's a Feature (Astro Teller's 2016 TED Talk)
Saturday February 13, 2016 @04:50PM Researcher Illegally Shares Millions Of Science Papers Free Online To Spread Knowledge
Friday February 12, 2016 @12:23PM Google Brain Researchers Make Significant Progress On Language Modeling
Friday February 12, 2016 @10:11AM UCL Scientists Push 1.125Tbps Through a Single Coherent Optical Receiver
Thursday February 11, 2016 @02:05PM LIGO Will Make Gravitational Waves Announcement on Thursday
Thursday February 11, 2016 @11:08AM Scientists In Japan Build 100Gbps Wireless Network Using Terahertz Transmitter
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @11:28PM Why Winners Become Cheaters
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @03:49PM Women Get Pull Requests Accepted More (Except When You Know They're Women)
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @11:28PM Study Finds You Can Grow Brain Cells Through Exercise
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @11:57AM Australia Cuts 110 Climate Scientist Jobs: "The Science is Settled."
Sunday February 07, 2016 @02:56AM Startup Uses Sensor Networks To Debug Science Experiments
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @04:00PM Ethics Panel Endorses Mitochondrial Therapy, But Says Start With Male Embryos
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @03:58PM MIT Inches Closer To ARC Reactor Despite Losing Federal Funding
Thursday December 10, 2015 @11:03AM Japan Defends Scientific Value of New Plan To Kill 333 Minke Whales
Friday December 04, 2015 @08:21PM Controversial Experiment Sees No Evidence That the Universe Is a Hologram
Thursday December 03, 2015 @09:33AM New Scientific Journal To Publish "Discrete Observations Rather Than Complete Stories"
Thursday November 19, 2015 @03:34PM NASA Selects Universities To Develop Humanoid Robot Astronauts
Sunday November 15, 2015 @02:26AM Quantum Entanglement Survives, Even Across an Event Horizon
Friday November 13, 2015 @11:46AM Quantum Dots Made From Fool's Gold Boost Battery Performance
Thursday November 05, 2015 @09:22AM That "Unbreakable" Glass That's "As Strong As Steel" Isn't Either
Saturday October 31, 2015 @03:15PM Cambridge Researchers Present Lithium-Air Battery Breakthrough
Thursday October 08, 2015 @10:11AM NSF Awards $74.5 Million To Support Interdisciplinary Cybersecurity Research
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @08:51AM Neutrino 'Flip' Discovery Earns Nobel For Japanese, Canadian Researchers
Monday October 05, 2015 @07:43AM 3 Scientists Share Nobel For Parastic Disease Breakthroughs
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @08:28AM Coke Discloses Millions in Grants for Health Research and Programs
Tuesday September 22, 2015 @12:22PM The Difficulty In Getting a Machine To Forget Anything
Sunday September 20, 2015 @02:29AM Invisibility Cloaking Takes a Big Stride At a Small Scale
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @08:33AM NASA's Ten-Year Mission To Study All the Ways the Arctic Is Doomed
Friday August 28, 2015 @10:02PM How Close Are We, Really, To Nuclear Fusion?
Thursday August 27, 2015 @11:42AM UNC Scientists Open Source Their Genomic Research
Saturday August 15, 2015 @12:46AM Google Research Leads To Automated Real-Time Pedestrian Detection
Thursday August 06, 2015 @03:22AM MIT "Yolk and Shell" Nanoparticle Promises Longer-Lived Rechargeable Batteries
Friday July 31, 2015 @07:09PM JAXA Successfully Tests Its D-SEND Low-Noise Supersonic Aircraft
Thursday July 30, 2015 @04:34PM NY Judge Rules Research Chimps Are Not 'Legal Persons'
Thursday July 09, 2015 @09:21AM IBM Beats The Rest of the World To 7nm Chips, But You'll Need to Wait For Them
Sunday June 28, 2015 @05:44PM Samsung Nanotech Breakthrough Nearly Doubles Li-Ion Battery Capacity
Sunday June 21, 2015 @12:03PM Plasma Resonance Could Overcome Radio Silence For Returning Spacecraft
Tuesday April 21, 2015 @05:40PM Update: No Personhood for Chimps Yet
Saturday April 18, 2015 @08:21PM Joseph Goebbels' Estate Sues Publisher Over Diary Excerpt Royalties
Friday April 17, 2015 @05:54PM Google Battles For Better Batteries
Saturday March 21, 2015 @06:09PM How To Encode 2.05 Bits Per Photon, By Using Twisted Light
Monday January 26, 2015 @04:12PM Inside Ford's New Silicon Valley Lab
Thursday January 22, 2015 @04:56PM TWEETHER Project Promises 10Gbps MmW 92-95GHz Based Wireless Broadband
Thursday December 04, 2014 @04:37PM New Effort To Grant Legal Rights To Chimpanzees Fails
Thursday November 06, 2014 @08:41PM First Experimental Demonstration of a Trapped Rainbow Using Silicon
Sunday October 12, 2014 @06:19PM Microsoft's Quantum Mechanics
Thursday October 09, 2014 @08:35AM Chimpanzee "Personhood" Is Back In Court
Tuesday October 07, 2014 @08:53AM Michigan Builds Driverless Town For Testing Autonomous Cars
Tuesday October 07, 2014 @08:13AM Snowflake-Shaped Networks Are Easiest To Mend
Sunday September 21, 2014 @10:43PM Researchers Propose a Revocable Identity-Based Encryption Scheme
Thursday August 14, 2014 @10:55AM Transparent Fish Lead to Stem Cell Research Breakthrough
Saturday July 12, 2014 @11:45PM Geographic Segregation By Education
Friday June 13, 2014 @06:45PM Appeals Court Finds Scanning To Be Fair Use
Thursday June 12, 2014 @08:04AM A Quadcopter Development Platform (Video)
Sunday April 20, 2014 @10:52AM Closing Surgical Incisions With a Paintbrush and Nanoparticles
Tuesday April 08, 2014 @12:35PM Stem-Cell Research Funding Institute Is Shuttered
Sunday March 09, 2014 @07:12PM Up To 1000 NIH Investigators Dropped Out Last Year
Thursday January 02, 2014 @11:00AM Helicopter Rescue For All Passengers Aboard Antarctic Research Ship
Saturday December 28, 2013 @11:21PM Iowa State AIDS Researcher Admits To Falsifying Findings
Saturday December 07, 2013 @08:11AM Need Directions? Might Not Want To Ask a Transit Rider
Thursday November 21, 2013 @09:17AM Xbox One Controller Cost Over $100 Million To Develop
Sunday November 17, 2013 @03:48PM How MOOC Faculty Exploit People's Desire To Learn
Friday November 15, 2013 @07:55PM U.S. 5X Battery Research Sets Three Paths For Replacing Lithium
Tuesday June 25, 2013 @08:12AM Research Offers Promise of Devices That Can Detect Disease With a Drop of Blood
Sunday June 16, 2013 @10:18AM Proposed Rule Would Drastically Restrict Chimp Research
Friday June 07, 2013 @09:36PM Futuristic UC Berkeley OS Tessellation Controls Discrete 'Manycore' Resources
Friday April 26, 2013 @12:19PM $5 Sensor Turns LCD Monitors Into Touchscreens
Saturday April 06, 2013 @09:20AM German Scientists' Visible Light Network Hits 3Gbps
Tuesday April 02, 2013 @10:07AM Alan Kay Says iPad Betrays Xerox PARC Vision
Saturday February 23, 2013 @11:29AM White House Tells Agencies To Increase Access to Fed-Funded Research
Monday January 28, 2013 @04:33AM Poor Sleep Prevents Brain From Storing Memories
Friday November 30, 2012 @05:56PM DOE Wants 5X Improvement In Batteries In 5 Years
Monday November 19, 2012 @02:42AM A Better Thought-Controlled Computer Cursor
Thursday November 15, 2012 @05:26PM Invisibility Tech Demo Tomorrow In NYC
Thursday November 15, 2012 @09:28AM Mind-Controlled Robot Avatars Inch Towards Reality
Sunday November 04, 2012 @02:29PM MIT Research Tweaks Smartphone Amplifier Voltage To Gain Battery Life
Thursday November 01, 2012 @08:03AM NASA Teams To Build Gyroscopes 1,000X More Sensitive Than Current Systems
Monday October 29, 2012 @12:47AM IBM Reports Carbon Nanotube Chip Breakthrough