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A body of research that began around the Los Angeles Marathon in the 1980s and 1990s showed increased infections among runners who had trained hard and...
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4.20.2018
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According to new research, small microenvironments in the deep ocean may hold key clues to the global cycling of nitrogen in seawater.
by University of Rochester
4.20.2018
3:15pm
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Belly fat, even in people who are not otherwise overweight, is bad for the heart, according to results from the Mayo Clinic presented today at EuroPrevent 2018...
by European Society of Cardiology
4.20.2018
2:16pm
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High-precision three-dimensional surveying of 21 different species of trees has revealed a yet unknown cycle of subtle canopy movement during the night. The "...
by Aarhus University
4.20.2018
2:02pm
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Older adults who take a novel antioxidant that specifically targets cellular powerhouses, or mitochondria, see age-related vascular changes reverse by the...
by University of Colorado at Boulder
4.20.2018
1:33pm
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The famous Oxford Dodo died after being shot in the back of the head, according to breakthrough research by Oxford University Museum of Natural History and WMG...
by University of Warwick
4.20.2018
11:30am
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A study of nearly half a million people has revealed that muscular strength, measured by hand grip, is an indication of how healthy our brains are.
by Western Sydney University’s NICM
4.20.2018
11:23am
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A new study details how a compound called EP055 binds to sperm proteins to significantly slow the overall mobility of the sperm without affecting hormones,...
by University of North Carolina Health Care
4.20.2018
11:15am
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A new epidemiological study suggests that persons deficient in vitamin D may be at much greater risk of developing diabetes.
by UC San Diego Health
4.20.2018
11:10am
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In early 2017 scientists announced the discovery of possible desiccation cracks in Mars' Gale Crater, which was filled by lakes 3.5 billion years ago. Now, a...
by The Geological Society of America
4.20.2018
11:06am
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NASA’s latest nail-biting drama was far from orbit as the Senate narrowly confirmed President Donald Trump’s choice of a tea party congressman to run the space...
by Seth Borenstein, Associated Press
4.20.2018
10:47am
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A new look into the minutest details of virology may have unveiled the secret of how cancer-causing viruses such as humanpapilloma virus (HPV) anchor...
4.19.2018
3:29pm
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Using genetic samples and computer simulations, evolutionary biologists have made a glass-half-full forecast: Corals in the Great Barrier Reef have enough...
by University of Texas at Austin
4.19.2018
3:08pm
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Homo sapiens, Neanderthals and other recent human relatives may have begun hunting large mammal species down to size—by way of extinction—at least 90,000 years...
by University of Nebraska-Lincoln
4.19.2018
2:54pm
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Sending a human into space and doing it efficiently presents a galaxy of challenges. A team of researcher explored ways to integrate the logistics of space...
by University of Illinois
4.19.2018
2:22pm
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Bacteria in the gut, known as the gut microbiome, could be the culprit behind arthritis and joint pain that plagues people who are obese, according to a new...
by University of Rochester Medical Center
4.19.2018
1:57pm
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Scientists have identified a unique molecular binding mechanism that helps keep non-mammalian creatures in sub-zero temperatures from freezing. Antifreeze...
by Shinshu University
4.19.2018
1:29pm
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People with obesity are more likely to develop a rapid and irregular heart rate, called atrial fibrillation, which can lead to stroke, heart failure and other...
by Pennsylvania State University
4.19.2018
1:13pm
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Scientists have conducted a comprehensive study that determined changes in SOC over the last three decades and identified the dominant agronomic, economic and...
by Chinese Academy of Sciences
4.19.2018
10:36am
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New research has found that poorer well-being or "health-related quality of life" (HRQoL) in adolescence could be an indicator of future cardiovascular disease...
by The Westmead Institute for Medical Research
4.19.2018
10:32am
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Researchers have developed a new way to improve our knowledge of the Big Bang by measuring radiation from its afterglow, called the cosmic microwave background...
by University of Waterloo
4.19.2018
10:28am
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Students given incentives to innovate are just as skilled as the self-motivated, research finds.
by UC San Diego
4.19.2018
10:25am
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Researchers have used the fossilized remains of algae to take a key step toward being able to more sensitively detect harmful contaminants in food.
by Oregon State University
4.19.2018
10:23am
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Becoming more physically active after a myocardial infarction halves the risk of dying within four years, according to new research.
by European Society of Cardiology
4.19.2018
10:20am
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Low testosterone, a condition that affects several million men in the United States alone, is linked to chronic health conditions in younger men, according to...
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4.19.2018
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It’s not the message—it’s the messenger, according to a new study of climate change arguments conducted by political scientists. Republicans, not Democrats or...
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4.18.2018
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Scientists have long wondered why the physical traits of Neanderthals, the ancestors of modern humans, differ greatly from today's man. As published in the...
by New York Institute of Technology
4.18.2018
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Eating fatty fish increases the size and lipid composition of HDL particles in people with impaired glucose metabolism, according to a new study. The study...
by University of Eastern Finland
4.18.2018
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Effective policy has nearly halved the annual number of malaria deaths in the past 10 years, but further decline has stagnated, partly because the malaria...
by Radboud University Medical Center
4.18.2018
12:36pm
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In ACS Central Science, researchers demonstrate that sunlight can cause certain molecules at the ocean's surface to activate others, resulting in larger...
by American Chemical Society
4.18.2018
12:11pm
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Gun violence is a public health issue. It’s a leading cause of premature death in the United States, killing more people each year than diseases like HIV,...
by Lacey Wallace, Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice, Pennsylvania State University
4.18.2018
11:23am
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Deforestation has occurred since early human civilizations began to clear trees for housing and farming, but in recent times this process has accelerated...
by Conor Bracknell
4.18.2018
10:46am
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A bacterium discovered by Japanese researchers two years ago showed something amazing: from its natural evolved processes of breaking down cutin on the surface...
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4.18.2018
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Wildlife managers in the American Southwest say a once-rare bat important to the pollination of plants used to produce tequila has made a comeback and is being...
by Susan Montoya Bryan, Associated Press
4.18.2018
10:05am
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Fragments of a meteorite that fell to Earth about a decade ago provide compelling evidence of a lost planet that once roamed our solar system, according to a...
by Frank Jordans, Associated Press
4.18.2018
9:56am
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A new automated text messaging service may curb opioid abuse and reduce the likelihood of relapse while also decreasing treatment costs.
by Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis
4.18.2018
9:22am
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Why do our oceans contain such a staggering diversity of fish of so many different sizes, shapes and colors? A team of biologists reports that the answer dates...
by UCLA
4.18.2018
9:16am
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Can medical marijuana help to fight the opioid epidemic? Many believe that it can. But a new study finds that people who use medical marijuana actually have...
by Wolters Kluwer Health
4.18.2018
9:13am
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Probably the last place anyone would want to find airborne polychlorinated biphenyl compounds (PCBs) is in the kitchen, yet that's exactly where scientists...
by ACS
4.18.2018
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4.17.2018
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4.17.2018
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Four baboons used a barrel to temporarily escape their enclosure at an experimentation program in Texas, officials confirmed. The four primates were quickly...
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4.17.2018
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A new biomarker is 98 percent effective at distinguishing benign from malignant lung tumors, report investigators in the journal Chest.
by Medical University of South Carolina
4.17.2018
2:13pm
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A new study documents, for the first time, how the ability of bacteria to swap genetic material with each other can directly affect the emergence and spread of...
by University of Liverpool
4.17.2018
1:59pm