American Science News for 22 Jul 2017
BIOTECH Verily Robot Will Raise 20 Million Sterile Mosquitoes for Release in California Emily Mullin | MIT Technology Review "To help breed and release the mosquitoes, Verily has partnered with... Kentucky-based Mosquito Mate and Fresno's mosquito control agency, the Consolidated Mosquito Abatement District. The mosquitoes the company is making aren't genetically engineered. Rather, they're bred […]
As the Discovery Channel and National Geographic Wild unleash a week of dueling shark programs, a biologist advises viewers to take what they see with a large grain of sea salt.
Why is it that when you're tremendously hungry, you're able to forget about it if you're in the middle of an intriguing activity, such as reading a good book?
A new era in neutrino physics in the United States is underway, and UW-Madison's Physical Sciences Laboratory (PSL) in Stoughton is playing a key role.