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  1. Female guppies with bigger brains pick more attractive guys

    03.22 / 20:46 sciencenews.org Science News - Headlines
    A larger-brained female guppy may pick primo males, but all that mental machinery costs her in other…
  2. Anatomy analysis suggests new dinosaur family tree

    03.22 / 18:13 sciencenews.org Science News - Headlines
    A new analysis rewrites the dinosaur family tree, splitting up long-recognized…
  3. Touches early in life may make a big impact on newborn babies’ brains

    03.22 / 17:03 sciencenews.org Science News - Headlines
    The type and amount of touches a newborn baby gets in the first days of life may shape later responses to touch perception, a study…
  4. Lab tests aren’t the answer for every science question

    03.22 / 17:03 sciencenews.org Science News - Headlines
    Acting Editor in Chief Elizabeth Quill discusses the value of observational…
  5. Readers question supernova physics

    03.22 / 17:03 sciencenews.org Science News - Headlines
    Star-destroying neutrinos, heart-hugging robots and more in reader…
  6. How Pluto’s haze could explain its red spots

    03.22 / 14:41 sciencenews.org Science News - Headlines
    Pluto’s collapsing atmosphere may explain the dwarf planet’s seemingly random ruddy spo…
  7. Colorful pinwheel puts a new spin on mouse pregnancy

    03.22 / 11:17 sciencenews.org Science News - Headlines
    Among the winners of the 2017 Wellcome Image Awards is a rainbow of mouse placentas that shows how a mother’s immune system affects placental d…
  8. Tool use in sea otters doesn't run in the family

    03.22 / 01:29 sciencenews.org Science News - Headlines
    A genetic study suggests that tool-use behavior isn’t hereditary in sea otters, and that only some animals need to use tools due to the type of food available in their e…
  9. Large Hadron Collider experiment nabs five new particles

    03.21 / 19:43 sciencenews.org Science News - Headlines
    LHCb experiment detects new particles composed of two strange quarks and one charm…