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Transmission lines may be eyesores for most people but for songbirds, the forest around them might just be critical habitat. Researchers want to see if these...
by Michael Casey, Associated Press
5.22.2017
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Scientists aimed to evaluate the influence of different cooking methods (boiling, microwaving, grilling and frying) on proximate composition, betaglucans...
by FECYT - Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology
5.22.2017
9:41am
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Chinese officials will detail their growing ambitions in Antarctica on Monday as Beijing hosts a meeting of nations that oversee management of the polar region...
by Matthew Brown, Associated Press
5.22.2017
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In a small and preliminary clinical trial, researchers show that an experimental gene therapy that uses viruses to introduce a therapeutic gene into the eye is...
by Johns Hopkins Medicine
5.22.2017
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Recent work shows that wild baboons behave similarly to humans — with some animals consistently found in the vanguard of their troop while others crowd to the...
by UC Davis
5.22.2017
9:12am
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The majority of U.S. travelers who visit a doctor prior to traveling are already immune to measles, primarily from already receiving the appropriate vaccines....
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Scientists have developed an inexpensive, biodegradable, seaweed-based ant bait that can help homeowners and farmers control invasive Argentine ant populations.
by University of California, Riverside
5.19.2017
2:57pm
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Scientists call our ability to understand another person's thoughts--to intuit their desires, read their intentions, and predict their behavior--theory of mind...
by Rockefeller University
5.19.2017
2:52pm
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A new MIT study finds that the history of Titan’s landscape resembles that of Mars, not Earth.
by MIT
5.19.2017
2:50pm
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A spider and an ant whose names are drawn from references in popular modern-day literature, a brilliant pink katydid and an omnivorous rat are among the...
by SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry
5.19.2017
2:42pm
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A Department of Energy laboratory has been allocated $15 million by the state of New York for a new microscope — capable of studying objects and life-forms in...
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5.19.2017
2:29pm
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Researchers have developed a new technique that, if successful in humans, could replace traditional bone grafts for mending nonhealing limb fractures.
5.19.2017
2:18pm
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Antarctica has progressively grown more plant life like moss over the last 50 years. The cause is climate change, say British researchers. The conclusions were...
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Archaeological excavations in a remote island cave off northwest Australia reveal incredible details of the early use by people of the continent’s now-...
by The Conversation
5.19.2017
10:00am
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Researchers say a protein usually associated with the immune system could play a role in the development of neurological conditions such as epilepsy and...
by University of Queensland
5.19.2017
9:51am
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Iron is a critical nutrient in the ocean. Its importance for algae and the nitrogen cycle has already been investigated in detail. Now, a new discovery shows...
by Helmholtz Association of German Research Centres
5.19.2017
9:32am
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The vast majority of coral reef fish produce large numbers of young that disperse into the ocean as larvae, drifting with the currents before settling down on...
by University of California, Santa Cruz
5.19.2017
9:19am
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Infertile couples have a major opportunity to achieve a successful pregnancy without the need for IVF, thanks to new research into a 100-year-old medical...
by University of Adelaide
5.19.2017
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Commercial development of the globe's huge reserves of a frozen fossil fuel known as "combustible ice" has moved closer to reality after Japan and China...
by Matthew Brown, Associated Press
5.19.2017
9:06am
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The urban centers of the United States have progressively started to use water more efficiently over the last several decades. But at the same time, rural...
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5.18.2017
3:22pm
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Where many see the crumbling polar ice caps as a distressing sign of global warming, the National Advisor Bureau Limited sees it as a source of profit, and a...
by FAY ABUELGASIM AND SAM MCNEIL, ASSOCIATED PRESS
5.18.2017
2:41pm
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Though most scientists say they're safe, GMOs still face fierce opposition from critics. But what about the federal agencies that can approve or shoot down...
by American Chemical Society
5.18.2017
2:35pm
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Two new studies link patterns of polyunsaturated fatty acids in the blood to the integrity of brain structures and cognitive abilities that are known to...
5.18.2017
2:33pm
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A study in mice and humans suggests that bacteria in the gut can influence the structure of the brain’s blood vessels, and may be responsible for producing...
by National Institute of Health
5.18.2017
2:18pm
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Researchers have shown that exercising burns the fat found within bone marrow, and offer evidence that this process improves bone quality and the amount of...
by UNC
5.18.2017
2:09pm
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A small, thin square of an organic plastic that can detect disease markers in breath or toxins in a building’s air could soon be the basis of portable,...
by University of Illinois at Champaign
5.18.2017
2:06pm
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Every so often, the slate is wiped clean on the Earth. The “mass extinction” events that come close to wiping out life on the planet have been triggered by...
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