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Oregon Scientific DreamScience

Oregon Scientific's DreamScience relies on ambient sounds and lighting to make your sleep environment as relaxing as possible.

By January 5, 2015


Oregon Scientific ATC Chameleon

The dual-camera Oregon Scientific ATC Chameleon is a good idea, but the execution and the overall feature set are lacking.

By January 30, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating January 30, 2014

There are too many scientific studies, says scientific study

Technically Incorrect: Researchers suggest there are so many scientific papers that their contents are being rapidly forgotten.

By March 14, 2015


Palaeontologist proposes via scientific paper describing 'Hellboy' dinosaur

The lead author on a paper describing a new dinosaur related to Triceratops added a romantic surprise to the paper's acknowledgements.

By June 4, 2015


Rhapsody in Mew: The music scientifically composed for kitties

Scientists have developed a trio of tunes specifically designed to appeal to feline ears, to inspire interest or calmness.

By March 2, 2015


Ravens recognise cheaters, give them the cold shoulder

Ravens have demonstrated a behaviour previously only observed in primates: Recognising and punishing selfish fellows.

By October 8, 2015


Scientific papers take a step outside Nature's paywall

A prestigious scientific journal, faced with pressure from paper-sharing sites on the Internet, has made it possible for subscribers to grant others access.

By December 2, 2014


Physicists win Nobel for finding neutrinos, burdened with mass, aren't so fleeting after all

For decades, physicists thought the hard-to-detect fundamental particles were massless. Not so, Takaaki Kajita and Arthur McDonald discovered, opening new research into the universe's past and present.

By October 6, 2015


Jack Dorsey takes on second act as Twitter CEO

One of Twitter's co-founders has come back to help the troubled social-networking company. Seen as part artist, part visionary, the question facing Dorsey now is whether he can turn the company around.

By October 5, 2015


Baby sea turtles + adorable swimsuits = cutest study ever

Scientists from Australia dress sea turtles in little swimsuits to collect and study their poop. Yeah, the story loses a bit of its cuteness after that little fact.

By October 6, 2015