In a new study, researchers from Dalhousie University and the University of Toronto have found that seabird droppings can affect cloud accumulation in … [Read more...] about Seabird poop is helping decrease the Arctic melting rate, researchers say
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Researchers at the University of Buffalo have created a smartphone app that can detect autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in children with a 94 per cent … [Read more...] about Detecting Autism: There’s an app for that
Details, details… It may come as a surprise but even physicists with years of training in advanced mathematics are put off by mathematics, as they … [Read more...] about Are physicists afraid of math?
Today’s Google Doodle celebrates Nobel Laureate Sir Frederick Banting, pioneer and co-discoverer of the insulin treatment for diabetes. Born 125 … [Read more...] about Today’s Google Doodle celebrates Canadian insulin discoverer Frederick Banting
Scientists at the University of Cambridge have created the world’s smallest magnifying glass, one that allows researchers to watch single atoms move … [Read more...] about The world’s smallest magnifying glass does amazing things
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