Friday, December 22, 2017
Science of the Week, 12/22/17
Here are some of the most interesting science news stories I read this week:
Discovery of new planet reveals distant solar system to rival our own
Amber-tinted glasses may provide relief for insomnia
Artificial intelligence to identify bacteria quickly and accurately
Why did Santa chose (sic) female reindeer to help him deliver presents?
Using viruses to fight viruses: new approach eliminates "Dormant" HIV-infected cells
The story of a new skin
Some monkeys are prone to isolation
Star mergers: a new test of gravity, dark energy theories
China to Rome: Human societies have evolved along similar paths
Powerful new tool for looking for life beyond Earth
Our 10 favorite science facts from 2017
Have a good weekend, and I'll see you next week!