Profile

Cover photo
Verified name
1,994 followers|484,389 views
AboutPostsYouTube

Stream

Pinned

ScienceAlert

Shared publicly  - 
 
We will no longer be updating our Google+ page. You can follow ScienceAlert on Twitter (twitter.com/sciencealert) and/or Facebook (facebook.com/sciencealert).
5
2
Todd Warner's profile photoFred Knurks's profile photoJ Tang's profile photoLauren Buchanan's profile photo
4 comments
 
hmmm, so G+ just not taking up?   I try to avoid FB but get you on twitter.
Add a comment...

ScienceAlert

Shared publicly  - 
 
Trust us, it's not as gross as it sounds.
And it's not as gross as it sounds. Earlier this year, a PhD student in the US created yoghurt using the bacterial cultures from her own vagina and ate it. And it turns out it's actually not such a bad idea. As Janet Jay reported for Motherboard...
2
1
Mizz K's profile photo
Add a comment...

ScienceAlert

Shared publicly  - 
 
Now let’s beat this disease.
A new analysis in more than 3,600 donated brains in the US has singled out malfunctioning tau proteins as the main driver for the cognitive decline and memory loss associated with Alzheimer's disease, offering a new focus for future Alzheimer's...
3
1
Bill DeWitt's profile photoPandiKannan Muthumeenakshi's profile photo
 
Low carb diets are already showing results in preventing Type 3 Diabetes (Alzheimers) in the same way and for the same reasons as they relieve or reverse Types 1 and 2.
Add a comment...

ScienceAlert

Shared publicly  - 
 
Mark your calendars!
Last week , we were lucky enough to experience a solar eclipse, a supermoon, and a Spring equinox, all at once. Well, when I say ‘experience’, I mean most of us got to watch it online, because the only people who could actually see it were sitting...
2
1
Alessandra Bellino Roci's profile photo
Add a comment...

ScienceAlert

Shared publicly  - 
 
The future is coming.
As weapons get more sophisticated, researchers are trying to build defence systems that can keep pace, and what’s better than a force field? Aerospace and defence giant Boeing has been awarded a patent to develop a force field-like system that...
4
2
pritee mathuria's profile photo
Add a comment...

ScienceAlert

Shared publicly  - 
 
Mind = blown.
It sounds completely ridiculous, but hear us out, because you can legitimately transform a styrofoam object into a solid aluminium one, and all you need is some sand, some scrap aluminium, and a whole lot of heat. googletag.cmd.push(function() else...
2
Add a comment...

ScienceAlert

Shared publicly  - 
 
We have named them 'snow carrots'.
You probably remember when the Chelyabinsk meteor blazed through the Russian sky back in February 2013. When it exploded, the shockwave shook buildings, shattered windows, and injured around 1,500 people. It also sent hundreds of meteor fragments...
2
Add a comment...

ScienceAlert

Shared publicly  - 
 
Don’t lose sleep over it though - we’re gonna be okay.
Physicists have come up a new calculation for when the Universe will stop expanding and collapse in on itself - which, as you can imagine, is very bad news for all matter inside - and predict that it will happen in the next tens of billions of...
2
1
Ahalya Madhavan's profile photo
Add a comment...
Contact Information
Contact info
Email
Story
Tagline
The Science that Matters
Introduction
Connecting the world with the science that matters.