9.20.2021

How literally does music heal your heart? What is the physics anomaly no-one is talking about? Find out in ScienceSeeker's picks of the best posts for the week of September 13-19 2021 #SciSeekPicks #SciComm.

In this week's edition of the best of science news from around the world, discover why that fancy sourdough bread might not be so unique, and learn about what listening to the stars can tell you. ScienceSeeker editors' favourite posts within their respective areas of interest and expertise also cover many other important and exciting topics. Why not have a read, inform yourself, and indulge your scientific curiosity?

Maybe that sourdough yeast starter isn't as unique as people say. 

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9.13.2021

Why are cows bad for climate change? Why aren't dahlia flowers blue? Find out in ScienceSeeker's picks of the best posts for the week of September 5-12 2021 #SciSeekPicks #SciComm.

In this week's  edition of the best of science news from around the world, discover an entertaining new cure for blocked noses, and aggressive courtship behaviour in dinosaurs. ScienceSeeker editors' favourite posts within their respective areas of interest and expertise also cover many other important and exciting topics. Why not have a read, inform yourself, and indulge your scientific curiosity?

Chemistry is responsible for flower colour. Image credit: Compound Interest

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9.06.2021

Could free school lunches have lifelong health benefits? Why don't kids get as sick as adults from the coronavirus? Find out in ScienceSeeker's picks of the best posts for the week of August 30 - September 5 2021 #SciSeekPicks #SciComm.

In this week's bitesize edition of the best of science news from around the world, discover how researchers could be using your Facebook data for scientific research, and discover the sweet secrets of beetroot and what the link is between it and the smell of rain on a dry surface. ScienceSeeker editors' favourite posts within their respective areas of interest and expertise also cover many other important and exciting topics. Why not have a read, inform yourself, and indulge your scientific curiosity?

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8.30.2021

Do we need COVID-19 booster jabs? How is quantum mechanics weird and not weird? Find out in ScienceSeeker's picks of the best posts for the week of August 23-29 2021 #SciSeekPicks #SciComm.

In this week's edition of the best and brightest from science news around the world, discover whether the protective bubble Ryan Reynolds uses in the film 'Free Guy' would really work and hear about new Alzheimers' disease findings. ScienceSeeker editors' favourite posts within their respective areas of interest and expertise also cover many other important and exciting topics. Why not have a read, inform yourself, and indulge your scientific curiosity?

You too can crochet molecules that can't be superimposed onto each other
Image credit Natalie Fey at Picture It Chemistry used via CC BY-NC-ND 3.0 licence     
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    8.23.2021

    Why do some people prefer conspiracy theories? How can you ace physics class? Find out in ScienceSeeker's picks of the best posts for the week of August 16-22 2021 #SciSeekPicks #SciComm.

    In this week's edition of the best and brightest from science news around the world, discover why food germs love melted ice cubes, and why dark energy is probably a real thing. ScienceSeeker editors' favourite posts within their respective areas of interest and expertise also cover many other important and exciting topics. Why not have a read, inform yourself, and indulge your scientific curiosity?

    Why does a drug extend fear memory at some points of the month in female mice, but always shorten it for male mice? Image by sibya from Pixabay
    Why does a drug improve ability to recall and predict traumatic 
    events at some points of the month in female mice, 
    but always reduce it for male mice? Image by sibya from Pixabay

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