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15 of the best science podcasts that will make you smarter

Podcasts are more popular every year, which means there's a wealth of audio storytelling to listen to — and many options to choose from.<p>We're here to help.<p>Whether you need something to listen to on your commute or just want a brain-boost while you pick up around the house, you can always trust a …

Science

5 Chrome extensions for improving your focus at work

The internet is a rich, diverse and utterly distracting experience. If you work on a computer, which an increasing number of people do, you know it’s not hard for some shiny digital object to catch your attention and draw you away from what you’re doing.<p>We’ve shown you extensions that can help …

A New "Solar Paint" Lets You Transform Your Entire House Into a Source of Clean Energy

Powerful Paint<p>Powering homes using clean energy is becoming easier thanks to a growing number of innovative technologies and initiatives. Some …

Clean Energy

Breakthrough Research Has Made Synthetic Photosynthesis Possible

The Power of Supramolecules<p>Photosynthesis is one of nature’s most efficient phenomena: aside from providing much of the oxygen human beings need to …

Clarify Medical Core Technology Receives FDA Clearance

<b>New home care treatment for patients with psoriasis, vitiligo and eczema</b><p>SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–June 6, 2017–<p>Clarify Medical, Inc. today announced that it has received FDA Market Clearance for the Clarify Medical Phototherapy System, the core technology of its Clarify Home Light Therapy service, …

Scientists May Have Found A Way To 'Turn Off' Allergies

It would require just a single treatment and work for life.<p>Imagine, you undergo a single treatment and then for the rest of your life you’re no …

Apple's New Browser Blocks Auto-Playing Videos, Disables User Tracking

Most of the people watching Apple’s annual developer conference on Monday were probably interested in what its new products <i>can</i> do. But at least some …

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Fact-checking Trump’s speech on Paris climate agreement

In announcing that the U.S. would withdraw from the Paris Agreement, a global accord aimed at addressing climate change, President Trump made more than a few false and misleading claims:<p>Trump said the U.S. would be exposed to “massive legal liability if we stay in” the Paris Agreement. But there is …

Revolutionary Discovery About the Human Brain Could Lead to Second-Gen AI

Teaching Individual Neurons<p>The Neurophysiology department at the University of Lund has discovered that individual neurons can be taught patterns …

As Trump weighs Paris Treaty, U.S. mayors consider a move to 100 percent clean energy

The U.S. Conference of Mayors will be examining a resolution to support a switch to clean energy<p>With news today that President Trump plans to back out of the Paris Climate Accords, the landmark international agreement to curb carbon emissions, the country’s status as a diplomatic and scientific …

Secrets of High Altitude Athleticism Revealed in Tibetan DNA

The key to mountain life is literally in their blood.<p>The people of the Tibetan plateau are famous for their incredible feats of athleticism, scaling …