Predicting a riot: Social inequality leads to vandalism in experiments

    Predicting a riot: Social inequality leads to vandalism in experiments

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    PS4 games to play on PS5

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    Melbourne rocked by Victoria’s biggest earthquake on record

    Melbourne rocked by Victoria’s biggest earthquake on record

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    Intel 5th-Gen Core vs. 10th-Gen Core Architecture Benchmarked

    Intel 5th-Gen Core vs. 10th-Gen Core Architecture Benchmarked

    Intel 5th-gen vs. 10th-gen, but why? You would be forgiven if you had no idea Intel even had a 5th…
    NASA Innovative Advanced Concepts: Visionary Technology Could Pioneer the Future in Space

    NASA Innovative Advanced Concepts: Visionary Technology Could Pioneer the Future in Space

    Illustrations of the projects that were selected for Phase I of the 2021 NASA Innovative Advanced Concepts (NIAC) program. Credit:…
    Maritime rope could be adding billions of microplastics to the ocean every year

    Maritime rope could be adding billions of microplastics to the ocean every year

    New research compared a variety of synthetic ropes commonly used in the maritime industry. Credit: University of Plymouth The hauling…
    How to turn your garden into a tortoise sanctuary

    How to turn your garden into a tortoise sanctuary

    Tortoises often appear in legends and fairy tales—but they can also appear in your own backyard. North America is home…
    Physicists Solve a Perplexing Nano-Scale Mystery That Could Help Prevent Overheating in Electronics

    Physicists Solve a Perplexing Nano-Scale Mystery That Could Help Prevent Overheating in Electronics

    A laser heats up ultra-thin bars of silicon. Credit: Steven Burrows/JILA A team of physicists at CU Boulder has solved…
    EXPLAINER: Wide dangers ahead for Spanish volcanic island

    EXPLAINER: Wide dangers ahead for Spanish volcanic island

    In this Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2021 file photo, lava from a volcano eruption flows destroying houses on the island of…
    Meat vending machines are just the latest way the pandemic has reinvented eating

    Meat vending machines are just the latest way the pandemic has reinvented eating

    We’re used to grabbings sodas from vending machines, but what about steaks? Imagine if a vending machine could deliver fresh…
    Sonic Hedgehog Protein Pathway Stimulation Could Help Treat Parkinson’s Disease

    Sonic Hedgehog Protein Pathway Stimulation Could Help Treat Parkinson’s Disease

    A new study from Malave et al. suggests that in the brains of L-Dopa-treated Parkinson’s patients the lack of Shh…
    Scientists ID sterol essential for oil accumulation in plants

    Scientists ID sterol essential for oil accumulation in plants

    Scientists from Brookhaven National Laboratory discovered a mutation that makes normal Arabidopsis plants (left) deficient in sterol (right). They did…
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