Friday, May 13, 2016

Science News of the Week, 5/13/16

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

Analysis of more than 1.5 million people finds meat consumption raises mortality rates

New study shows we are bad judges of friendship

 Teaching computers to understand human languages

On Tylenol, you feel other's pain less

More than 1,200 new planets confirmed using new technique for verifying Kepler data

How urban living affects children's mental health

Crowd-augmented cognition

Have a good weekend, and see you Monday!


Alex J. Cavanaugh said...

Meat consumption raises mortality rates - that does not surprise me one bit. I do eat fish and chicken, but really glad I don't eat beef anymore.

Pat Dilloway said...

I must be a really good judge of people because I don't have any friends. ;-)

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