Friday, May 08, 2015

Science of the Week, 5/8/15

Here are some of the most interesting science news articles I read this week:

Proteomics provides new leads into nerve regeneration

How climate science denial affects the scientific community

Fresh evidence for how water reached Earth found in asteroid debris

Trying to correct political myths may only entrench them further

Low-allergen soybean could have big impact

Making sense of smell: Will bio-inspired robots sniff out bombs, drugs, and disease?

Use wipes in the kitchen to reduce risk of food poisoning by


Alex J. Cavanaugh said...

Political myths - like the one that there is actually someone worth voting for anymore?

Sandra Almazan said...

More like the myths about Obama, Alex. Myth-busting is more effective if it's done by a member of the person's political party (in the study, Republicans).

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