RealClearScience Morning Edition

Friday, November 28
Teen Brain Shuts Down to Mom's Criticism - Christian Jarrett, Wired
Lab-Grown Spinal Cords - Mo Costandi, The Guardian
The Best Science Books of 2014 - Maria Popova, Brain Pickings
A Golden Age of Dinosaur Discovery - Emily Chung, CBC News
Social Status More Heritable Than Height - Mark Gongloff, Huff Post
Weather Is a Partisan Experience - Chris Mooney, Washington Post
Some Idiots Tried to Treat Ebola with Homeopathy - JS Rafaeli, Vice
A Sex Researcher At A Furry Convention - Neuroskeptic, Discover
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Thursday, November 27
Supermassive Black Holes Heavier than Thought? - Mike Wall, Space
8 Examples of Einstein's Relativity in Daily Life - Jesse Emspak, LS
Is Your Dog Really Listening to You? - Sarah Knapton, Telegraph
Why Dogs Are Sloppier Drinkers than Cats - Jennifer Viegas, D-News
Gravity Map Traces Ocean Circulation - Jonathan Amos, BBC News
Herpes Causes Fatal Tumors in Sea Turtles - A. Abildlund, SciNordic
Cryptography: Napoleon's Bad Example - Sarah Giordano, W&M
Real Cause of the Thanksgiving Sleepies - Nick Stockton, Wired
The Strange Origin of the Word 'Turkey' - Zach Goldhammer, Atlantic
Wednesday, November 26
Sun's Magnetic Field Influences Lightning - Kate Ravilious, P-World
Rare Black Sea 'Monster' Caught on Film - Jane Lee, NatGeo
Vultures Survive Toxic Diet with Bacterial Help - B. Nogrady, ABC
Does Disgust Play a Role in Moral Reasoning? - Carol Hay, Aeon
A Tree with 40 Different Fruits - Hannah Keyser, Mental Floss
Handwritten Russian Cipher Stumped FBI - Riley Dankovich, W&M
U.S. Should Make Standardized Tests Harder - M. Zinshteyn, Ed Beat
How to Save $766 Million Worth of Silver - Ross Pomeroy, RCScience
Did Ben Franklin Want a Turkey as Nat'l Symbol? - N. Lund, Slate
Tuesday, November 25
Found: Tomb Linked to Alexander the Great - Heather Pringle, NG
Expect Violence: Global 'Tragedy of Commons' - Petros Sekeris, NS
How Activists Abuse the Word 'Sustainable' - Todd Myers, WSJ
Are You an Introvert? Examine Your Facebook Posts - Neuroskeptic
Rongorongo: The Future of Cryptography? - Jack Stubblefield, W&M
Ink + LEDs = 'Lightpaper' - Tyler Hayes, Fast Company
Antarctic Ice Surprisingly Thick - Daniel Cressey, Nature News
At Chinese Buffets, It's Always Thanksgiving - Ross Pomeroy, RCS
Women with Larger Bra Sizes Spend More Money - Lily Kuo, Quartz
Monday, November 24
Drug Overdose: The Real American Epidemic - Alex Berezow, RCSci.
How Farming Almost Destroyed Civilization - Annalee Newitz, io9
Stem Cell Artificial Intelligence - Michael Byrne, Motherboard
We Have More Than Five Senses - Christian Jarrett, BBC Future
You Could Almost Make Feathers - Carl Zimmer, National Geographic
The Shrinking World of Ideas - Arthur Krystal, Chronicle of Higher Ed
Your Job Affects Cognitive Decline - Christie Aschwanden, 538
There Is No Sexist Conspiracy in Science - Cam English, Passive Habit
5 Places in the Solar System We Must Visit - Matthew Francis, Slate
Saturday, November 22
Your Brain Can't Handle the Moon - Brian Gallagher, Nautilus
Thank Saturn for Earth's Habitability - Jeff Hecht, NewScientist
Space Comfort Food: The Final Frontier - Kate Torgovnick May, TED
The Crystals That Can Clean the Planet - James Mitchell Crow, Cosmos
The World's Biggest Telescope - Tom Hartsfield, RealClearScience
Magnetic Resonance Taken to the Limit - S. Hadlington, Chem World
Automation Makes Us Dumb - Nicholas Carr, Wall Street Journal
Economics Is a Dismal Science for Women - Noah Smith, Bloomberg
Scientists Are Stuck in the Middle Ages - Tom Siegfried, ScienceNews
Friday, November 21
Have Men Reached the Limits of Running? - Ross Pomeroy, RCScience
All 7,000 Terracotta Warriors Are Unique - Adam Withnall, Indep.
Arctic Faces an Ice-Pocalypse - Eli Kintisch, Science News
Hackers Defend NATO in Massive Cyberwar Game - Ben Makuch, MB
The Misleading Hunt for a 'Gay Gene' - Chris Weller, Medical Daily
Violence More Common Among Same-Sex Couples? - Jo Jolly, BBC
Thermoelectric Battery Charges on Waste Heat - John Timmer, AT
Transparent Brains Reveal Fear Response - Sara Reardon, Nature
Neonicotinoids May Actually Help Bee Health - Jon Entine, S2.0
In Defense of the Stink Bug - Mike Jeffries, The Conversation
Thursday, November 20
The Hidden Dangers of Being 'Skinny-Fat' - Ross Pomeroy, RCScience
Astronaut: What Life in Space Is Really Like - Marsha Ivins, Wired
What Powers a Black Hole's Mighty Jets? - Daniel Clery, Science News
Can We Eavesdrop on E.T.? - Gabriel Popkin, Inside Science
How Many Possible Melodies Are There? - Oli Freke, Plus Magazine
150-Pound Man Scales Glass Wall with 'Gecko Gloves' - BBC News
80% of Terrorism Deaths Occur in 5 Countries - K. Gilsinan, Atlantic
Scandinavians Were Earliest Europeans - Rasmus Jakobsen, SciNord
Were Ancient Romans Kinkier than You? - Olivia Goldhill, Telegraph
Wednesday, November 19
Glenn Beck's 'Adrenal Fatigue' Isn't Real - Brian Palmer, Slate
Why the 9-Enders Ponder Life & Commit Suicide - Tom Jacobs, PS
A Chameleon in the Vacuum Chamber - Ethan Siegel, Starts w/ a Bang!
Major Brain Pathway Rediscovered - Mo Costandi, Guardian
Building a Global Quantum Internet - Russell Brandom, The Verge
What Happens When 'Internet of Things' Breaks? - A. Funnell, ABC
Breath Test for Counterfeit Money - James Urquhart, Chemistry World
Do Trees Die of Old Age? - Ross Pomeroy, RealClearScience
Why Are Today's Craft Beers so Bitter? - William Bostwick, Aeon
Tuesday, November 18
North America's Rarest Mammal Bounces Back - James Owen, NG
'Flying Doughnuts': The Future of Airplanes? - Laura Sullivan, NPR
Sorry, Viruses Not 'Fourth Domain' of Life - Alex Berezow, RCSci.
Virus Likely Cause of Starfish Wasting - Jeff Barnard, AP
Amazing Physics Behind the Comet Landing - Ethan Siegel, SWaB!
Did Volcanism Trigger Water Flow on Early Mars? - Stuart Gary, ABC
Top GOP Senator Acknowledges Climate Change - S. Stromberg, WP
Nobody Is Ready for Sea Level Rise - John Upton, Climate Central
E.O. Wilson Disses Dawkins as a 'Journalist' - Hank Campbell, S2.0
A Hidden Cipher in Shakespeare's Plays? - Kristin Davis, W&M

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