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Tumor Biology, a Springer journal, retracted 107 articles in a single notice Thursday. The supposedly peer-reviewed papers did not appropriately go through the...
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4.21.2017
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A necessary part of any animal's sense of direction is a positioning system to detect the relationship between where it is and where it wants to go. A study...
by Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology (FECYT)
4.21.2017
2:50pm
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A collaborative study found evidence implying that alcoholism may have different effects on the reward system in the brains of women than it does in men.
by Massachusetts General Hospital
4.21.2017
2:40pm
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Art conservators started to notice microscopic pockmarks forming on the surfaces of treasured oil paintings that cause the images to look hazy. It turns out...
by American Chemical Society
4.21.2017
2:30pm
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Decades' worth of man-made junk is cluttering up Earth's orbit, posing a threat to spaceflight and the satellites we rely on for weather reports, air travel...
by Frank Jordans, Associated Press
4.21.2017
2:05pm
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If the key to improving weather forecast models is data diversity, how do you do it without first collecting new data? Paul Roebber found the answer in nature.
4.21.2017
12:48pm
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Thanks to social media and the power of citizen scientists chasing the northern lights, a new feature was discovered recently. Nobody knew what this strange...
by European Space Agency
4.21.2017
9:46am
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Drinking at least one artificially sweetened beverage daily was associated with almost three times the risk of developing stroke or dementia compared to those...
by American Heart Association
4.21.2017
9:35am
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Deprived of oxygen, naked mole-rats can survive by metabolizing fructose just as plants do, researchers report. Understanding how the animals do this could...
by University of Illinois at Chicago
4.21.2017
9:26am
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The most comprehensive study on the bones of Homo floresiensis, a species of tiny human discovered on the Indonesian island of Flores in 2003, has found that...
by Australian National University
4.21.2017
9:13am
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Scientists have identified the structure of NsrR, a bacterial protein that binds to DNA and plays a key role in the bacterium’s resistance to nitric oxide (NO...
by University of East Anglia
4.21.2017
9:09am
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Even though polio has ceased to be a massive global killer since Jonas Salk developed the first successful vaccine for the disease in the 1950s, the virus has...
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4.20.2017
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Scientists have discovered that the impact of environmental change can be passed on in the genes of tiny nematode worms for at least 14 generations—the most...
by Centre for Genomic Regulation
4.20.2017
2:07pm
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A unique international study has debunked the popular view that Antarctica and the Southern Ocean are in much better ecological shape than the rest of the...
by Concordia University
4.20.2017
1:58pm
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Spermidine—a compound found in foods like aged cheese, mushrooms, soy products, legumes, corn and whole grains—seems to prevent (at least in animal models)...
by Texas A&M University
4.20.2017
1:53pm
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From flowers' microscopic cells to thunderstorms called supercells, researchers are studying the science of spring. Now in time for Earth Day, a new NSF...
by National Science Foundation
4.20.2017
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Looking to improve your overall life satisfaction? Try regularly hiking in a forest or otherwise engaging with the natural environment. New research...
by Oregon State University
4.20.2017
1:44pm
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The surge in genetic research and its increasing acceptance in the general public bodes well for health, agriculture and natural resources discoveries -- not...
by Texas A&M Agrilife
4.20.2017
10:20am
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During an April 19 press conference Rush Holt, CEO of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, said the April 22 March for Science that will...
by Kenny Walter, Digital Reporter, R&D Magazine
4.20.2017
10:14am
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Dow Chemical is pushing the Trump administration to scrap the findings of federal scientists who point to a family of widely used pesticides as harmful to...
by Michael Biesecker, Associated Press
4.20.2017
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Personalized workouts to prevent heart disease can be designed by a new digital instrument. The EXPERT tool specifies the ideal exercise type, intensity,...
by European Society of Cardiology
4.20.2017
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Traumatic brain injury can be devastating and debilitating. Despite intense interest and years of study, the exact mechanisms linking force and neurological...
by Washington State University in St. Louis
4.20.2017
9:27am
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Human umbilical cord blood can rejuvenate learning and memory in older mice, according to a study. Researchers identified a protein, abundant in human cord...
by Stanford University Medical Center
4.20.2017
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HORIBA Scientific has developed new software for its Aqualog instrumentation to facilitate monitoring and optimization of water treatment processes.
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4.19.2017
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To help combat the environmental problem of electronic waste, researchers have modified a degradable bioplastic derived from corn starch or other natural...
by American Chemical Society
4.19.2017
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Scientific evidence of a 'higher' state of consciousness has been found in a new study.
by University of Sussex
4.19.2017
2:49pm
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A study by European and Latin American researchers has shown that strawberry extract can inhibit the spread of laboratory-grown breast cancer cells, even when...
by Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology
4.19.2017
2:45pm
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Sometimes to find the best solution to a big problem, you have to start small. A team of NASA engineers has been working on a new type of Thermal Protection...
by NASA
4.19.2017
2:39pm
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The dawn of the Animal Kingdom began with a collagen scaffold that enabled the organization of cells into tissues.This key innovation, which made possible the...
by Vanderbilt University Medical Center
4.19.2017
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