RealClearScience Morning Edition

Thursday, August 21
Wolves Cooperate, But Dogs Submit - Virginia Morell, Science News
Greenland Ice Loss Doubles Since Late 2000s - Jonathan Amos, BBC
Half the World's Languages May Be Endangered - Joel Shurkin, ISNS
Neanderthals Disappeared Earlier than Thought - E. Callaway, Nature
A World Full of Creepy Robots Is Coming - Glenn Reynolds, USA Today
Qatar World Cup Will Be Too Hot for Fans - Ross Pomeroy, RCScience
Common Antibiotic Linked to Higher Risk of Heart Death - AFP
Berkeley May Put 'Cancer' Label on Cell Phones - Sabin Russell, Calif.
Are Rabbits Pets or Meat? - Miriam Wasser, The Atlantic
What Makes People Look Like Their Pets? - Jesse Bering, Slate
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Wednesday, August 20
The Sun Linked to Regional Climate Change - Colin Jeffrey, Gizmag
Five Reasons We Believe Dark Matter Exists - Amanda Yoho, SWaB!
Ticks that Can Make You Allergic to Meat Spreading - Loren Grush, PS
Passport Officers Bad at Spotting Fake Photos - Rachel Feltman, WaPo
African Pygmies Evolved Short Stature Twice - Andy Coghlan, NewSci.
How an Extreme Athlete Found Her Genetic Flaw - Ed Yong, Mosaic
Richard III's History Written in His Bones - James Urquhart, ChemWorld
How the Non-Religious Bury the Dead - Emma Green, The Atlantic
Feature: Great Scientists on Ignorance & Stupidity
Tuesday, August 19
Rarest Type of Black Hole in Nearby Galaxy - Ken Croswell, Physics World
The Study That Embarrassed Wine Tasters - Ross Pomeroy, RCScience
Fighting E. coli Outbreaks with Cinnamon - Allison Jarrell, Inside Science
How New Orleans Became Ground Zero for HIV - Jessica Wapner, Aeon
Close-Knit Neighborhoods Lower Heart Attack Risk - Tom Jacobs, PS
Anti-GMO 'Gandhi of Grain' Sows Seeds of Doubt - Michael Specter, NYer
Fear Natural Quakes, Not Man-Made Ones - Alexandra Witze, Nature
A 'Subway Map' of Stem Cell Fates - Kevin Mayer, GEN
Will Terrorists Use Self-Driving Car Bombs? - Patrick Lin, BotAS
Monday, August 18
The Real Reason Women Cheat? - Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Poached Partners Make Unreliable Mates - Tom Jacobs, Pacific Standard
Great Scientists Speak on Ignorance and Stupidity - RealClearScience
Six Big Lessons from the Ebola Outbreak - Alex Berezow, RealClearScience
Supplement Industry Swarms on Africa - Michael Byrne, Motherboard
Asteroid Won't Wipe Out Life on Earth in 2880 - Phil Plait, Slate
Why It's Hard to Catch Your Own Typos - Nick Stockton, Wired
How Much Exercise Is Too Much? - Alex Hutchison, The Globe & Mail
The Godfather of Graphene - Giles Whittell, Intelligent Life
How Corpse Brain Scans Help the Living - Vaughan Bell, The Guardian
Saturday, August 16
How to Look Smart - Julie Beck, The Atlantic
How to Get Through a Workday on No Sleep - Melissa Dahl, Science of Us
A Test to Measure Your Imagination - Mike Llewellyn, TED Ideas
To Help Students Learn, Confuse Them - Steve Kolowich, The Chronicle
Disastrous Reporting on Epigenetics - Steven Novella, Neurologica
Can Genetic Tests Predict If Placebos Will Work? - Elie Dolgin, Nautilus
Shark Attack... In a Lake?! - Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
Shark Week Is Lying About Megalodon Again - David Shiffman, Slate
Why Didn't the Universe Become a Black Hole? - Ethan Siegel, SwaB!
Are Processors Reaching the Limits of Physics? - John Timmer, Ars Tech
Friday, August 15
Einstein's Forgotten Model of the Universe - arXiv Blog
Colleges Really Aren't Atheist Factories - Emma Green, The Atlantic
FDA's E-Cig Regulation Will Endanger Health - Satel & Viard, American
A Tiny Army of Self-Organizing Robots - Evan Ackerman, IEEE Spectrum
Antineutrinos May Reveal Nuclear Weapons - Tushna Commissariat, PW
Floating Lab: Sequencing on Seven Seas - Rina Shaikh-Lesko, Scientist
A New Form of Plant Communication? - Arielle Duhaime-Ross, Verge
Dissolvable 'Tampon' Could Help Stop HIV - Diane Cole, NPR
Is Parkinson's Disease Linked to Suicide? - Rachael Rettner, Live Science
Egyptian Mummification Began Before Pharaohs - Bianca Nogrady, ABC
Thursday, August 14
Smallest Scale Possible in the Universe - Sabine Hossenfelder, SWaB!
Small, Sticky Asteroids May Be Extra Dangerous - Rebecca Boyle, NS
How Would Earth Respond to Asteroid Threat? - Leonard David, Space
Global Warming Moistens the Atmosphere - John Abraham, Guardian
Life and Death in the Ebola Ward - Richard Preston, New Yorker
Saint or Extremist: Blame Dopamine? - Patrick McNamara, Aeon
Face the Facts: 'Symmetry = Beauty = Health' Is Wrong - The Economist
Autopsy Mystery: Who Killed the Crack Addict? - Melinek & Mitchell, Slate
Wednesday, August 13
Are Comedians Prone to Depression & Suicide? - Sheila Eldred, D-News
Twitter Can Trigger Psychosis in Vulnerable - Liat Clark, Wired UK
Should You Eat Organs? - Ross Pomeroy, RealClearScience
Chikungunya: Virus of the Caribbean - Aleszu Bajak, Nature News
Why Dolphins Aren't Always Smiling - Maddalena Bearzi, NatGeo
Fine Wines Have 'Fingerprint' of Region & Quality - James Morgan, BBC
Machine Predicts Cardiac Arrest Before Doctors - Aviva Rutkin, NewSci.
How Can Musicians 'Do the Impossible'? - Joel Shurkin, Inside Science
Real Names Won't Root Out Internet Trolls - Annemarie Dooling, Wired
'Evil Eye' Box & Other Treasures in Nile Cemetery - Owen Jarus, Live Sci.
Tuesday, August 12
The Question that Doctors Can't Ask - James Hamblin, The Atlantic
Liberal Enviros Are 'Overwhelmingly White' - Darryl Fears, WP
Moon Mining Mission a Few Years Away? - Lise Brix, ScienceNordic
Most Distant Star in the Milky Way Galaxy - Ken Croswell, SciAm
The Deadly Politics of Stem Cell Research - Brendan Foht, RCScience
Traffic Light Hackers Could Wreak Havoc - Hal Hodson, NewScientist
Old Ships' Logs Help Forecast the Weather - Kylie Andrews, ABC Science
How Did Ancient Egypt Become Authoritarian? - Stephanie Pappas, LS
'Discovery' Lies to Scientists to Film 'Shark Week' - David Shiffman, io9
11 Boring Things Far Deadlier than Sharks - Mark Mancini, Mental Floss
Monday, August 11
Burger Robot Could Change Fast Food - Jason Dorrier, Singularity Hub
Antiperspirants May Worsen Body Odor - Ross Pomeroy, RCScience
Why Older People Are Early Risers - Science 2.0
Telling The Truth Could Boost Your Health - David DiSalvo, Forbes
A Witness to Ebola's Discovery - Jeffery Deiviscio, New York Times
Keystone XL's Pollution 4x Higher Than Thought - Seth Borenstein, AP
Chilean Earthquake Caused Icequakes in Antarctica - Stuart Gary, ABC
Massive Storms Erupting on Uranus - Phil Plait, Slate
13 Science Terms You Might Be Using Wrong - Erin McCarthy, Ment Floss

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