Apr. 09, 2014

Yogurt, Breakfast of Champions?

by Jordan Davidson

Research suggests that yogurt containing active bacterial cultures could have multiple health benefits.

yogurt, probiotics, probiotic, greek yogurt, microbiome, microbiota, gut flora
Mar. 26, 2014

Robot Roundup

by Jordan Davidson

From personal assisting, to search and rescue operations, to laparoscopic surgery, robots are becoming an ever-growing part of human life.

robot, cloud robotics, surgery, da vinci surgical system, raven, robotmaid, cheetah
Jul. 30, 2013

Moon Medicine, Super Shrews, Grizzly's Best Friend, More

by Jordan Davidson

Each week we’ll round up links to science stories or studies that blow our mind, tickle our funny bone, or generally strike our fancy.

thor's hero shrew, moon, anorexia, grizzlies, grizzly, wolf
Jul. 24, 2013

Stellar Gold Rush, Monster Viruses, and the Mystery of Yawns and Cries

by Jordan Davidson

Each week we’ll round up links to science stories or studies that blow our mind, tickle our funny bone, or generally strike our fancy.

gold, neutron star, gamma ray burst, baby, babies, crying, baby cry, yawn, yawning, virus, pandoravirus
Jul. 17, 2013

T-Rex's Rep, a Flying Bike, Living the High Life, and Mosquito Appetites

by Jordan Davidson

Each week we’ll round up links to science stories or studies that blow our mind, tickle our funny bone, or generally strike our fancy.

t-rex, tyrannosaurus rex, tooth, hadrosaur, helicopter, bike, contest, mosquitoes, ethiopia, genes, altitude
Jul. 17, 2013

Send SciFri Your DIY Ideas

by Jordan Davidson

Ira and our DIY experts discuss home projects this Friday.

DIY, instructables, hackaday, Eric Wilhelm, Mike Szczys
Jul. 11, 2013

Building Better Broccoli, a Nose Spray for Alzheimer's?, Bedtime Blunders, and More

by Jordan Davidson

Each week we’ll round up links to science stories or studies that blow our mind, tickle our funny bone, or generally strike our fancy.

lemur, nasal spray, alzheimers, broccoli
Jul. 10, 2013

Operation Strawberry: One Artist’s Mission to Revive a Heritage Fruit

by Jordan Davidson

Through social networking and word of mouth, artist Leah Gauthier is helping preserve the Marshall strawberry, a fragile, juicy, heirloom plant. Just call her Jane Strawberryseed.

marshall strawberry, leah gauthier, facebook
Jul. 02, 2013

A Most Important Radio Station, Birds and Tornadoes, More

by Jordan Davidson

Each week we’ll round up links to science stories or studies that blow our mind, tickle our funny bone, or generally strike our fancy.

NIST, birds, tornadoes, asthma, genetic test, WWVB
Jun. 25, 2013

How to Be a Better Boss, the Power of Peer Pressure, and More

by Jordan Davidson

Each week we’ll round up links to science stories or studies that blow our mind, tickle our funny bone, or generally strike our fancy.

Jun. 18, 2013

Angry Legos, Roman Wonder Concrete, Beating Boredom, and More

by Jordan Davidson

Each week we’ll round up links to science stories or studies that blow our mind, tickle our funny bone, or generally strike our fancy.

legos, angry legos, martin scorsese, hugo, 3d, concrete, roman concrete
Jun. 11, 2013

Mars Road Trip, Bird Penises (or Lack Thereof), and More

by Jordan Davidson

Each week we’ll round up links to science stories or studies that blow our mind, tickle our funny bone, or generally strike our fancy.

breast milk, breastfeeding, mars, mars rover, curiosity, bird penis, rooster, cock, diabetes
May. 21, 2013

Predicting Storms, Electroshock Therapy, Germaphiles, and More

by Jordan Davidson

Each week we’ll round up links to science stories or studies that blow our mind, tickle our funny bone, or generally strike our fancy.

biceps, tornado, tornadoes, twister, hurricane, thunderstorm, smallest liquid drops

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