AI researchers share data on how we sort options, make decisions

Artificial intelligence researchers and neurobiologists share data on how options are sorted in decision-making.

Clea Simon • harvard
Feb. 19, 2020 ~5 min

Tags:  science-technology  brain  ai  basic-research  nature  hms  neurobiology  google  dopamine  cellular-and-molecular-biology  clara-starkweather  deepmind  harvardmit-health-sciences-technology-program  matthew-botvinick  naoshige-uchida

Wisbech bees killed by 'morons' in hive attack

Conservationists believe as many as 10,000 endangered black bees died.

BBC Science News • bbcnews
Jan. 30, 2020 ~2 min

Tags: bees nature wildlife wisbech


New findings suggest how stress may trigger gray hair

Harvard scientists have found evidence to support long-standing anecdotes that stress turns hair gray.

Jessica Lau • harvard
Jan. 22, 2020 ~8 min

Tags:  science-technology  stem-cells  fas  nature  stress  ya-chieh-hsu  bing-zhang  gray-hair  hair  isaac-chiu  jessica-lau  scrb

The place where dead eagles are given a new life

Colorado's National Eagle Repository is the only one of its kind in the world.

By Dhruti Shah • bbcnews
Dec. 12, 2019 ~9 min

Tags: birds nature native-americans wildlife wildlife-conservation colorado eagles birds-of-prey

'Forgotten' elm tree set to make a comeback

The elm can be restored to its former glory despite Dutch elm disease, say experts.

By Helen Briggs • bbcnews
Dec. 4, 2019 ~5 min

Tags: environment nature trees

Seven Worlds, One Planet: 'Gorgeous' nature series gets five-star reviews

Critics call Sir David Attenborough's new nature series "breathtaking" and "visually magnificent".

BBC Science News • bbcnews
Oct. 28, 2019 ~3 min

Tags: nature david-attenborough

Migrating Russian eagles run up huge data roaming charges

Russian scientists tracking eagles got huge SMS bills when some birds flew to Iran and Pakistan.

BBC Science News • bbcnews
Oct. 25, 2019 ~2 min

Tags: nature russia wildlife-conservation iran kazakhstan

Why this woman hates to hear about 'big bad wolf'

The leashed beasts may look like large powerful dogs, but they still have the wild heart of a wolf.

By Dhruti Shah • bbcnews
Oct. 16, 2019 ~8 min

Tags: dogs nature women walking united-states colorado wolves

'Alarming' extinction threat to Europe's trees

Half of tree species found only on the European continent face extinction, including the conker tree.

By Helen Briggs • bbcnews
Sept. 27, 2019 ~3 min

Tags: environment biodiversity nature

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