Sex robots are so hot right now. Robot brothels are popping up around the world, and the sex robot “Harmony” even has her own Tinder profile. (She reportedly .
Sex ≠ Gender | PLOS Ecology Community
Jan 17th, 2019 02:46 UTC PLoS Blogs
A guest post from Talia Young, Ph.D., David H. Smith Conservation Postdoctoral Fellow, Princeton University & Director of I recently saw another ecology talk.
Science is inherently social,” says Marion Boulicault, an MIT PhD student in philosophy who studies how ideas of gender may impact fertility research.
Mother fruit flies use sex pheromones to veil eggs, preventing cannibalism
(Jan 2019) Science Daily
Researchers report how fruit flies, which lay eggs communally, use chemical deception to protect their eggs from being cannibalized by their own larvae.
Diversity in clinical trials defines good science and better medicine
Jan 17th, 2019 09:42 UTC STAT
Most clinical trials don’t reflect the diversity of Americans. This hinders the use of personalized medicine, which is reshaping health care.
‘Junk’ science? For some crabs at least, size does matter – Private parts for public property
on 16th of Jan 2019 Economic Times
Size does matter, at least when it comes to some hermit crabs, who appear to have evolved longer penises so they can stay in their shells to protect their homes .
Mothers use sex pheromones to veil eggs, preventing cannibalism
(Jan 2019) EurekAlert
In a new study published in the open-access journal PLOS Biology on Jan. 10, Sunitha Narasimha, Roshan Vijendravarma and colleagues report how fruit flies .
If our statistics are correct, you’re most likely on your smartphone right now (and probably on the toilet as well, for which we are judging you). You also almost .
One Joint May Be All It Takes To Change The Structure Of The Teenage Brain
(Jan 2019) IFLScience
Smoking cannabis just once or twice may be enough to change the structure of areas linked to emotion and memory.
US proposal for defining gender has no basis in science
(some months now) Nature.com
A move to classify people on the basis of anatomy or genetics should be abandoned.