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Mean monsoon season June September precipitation mm for South Asia, 1901 2016. Land grid cells where this was under 100 mm are left unshaded and were not included in the study domain. Credit...
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Scientists at the federalRocky Mountain Laboratories in Hamilton, Montana, have restartedan HIV study that was interrupted by an orderto stop acquiring human fetal tissue. The U.S. governments leading medical research...
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When dog parents spend extra time scratching their dogs bellies, take their dogs out for long walks and games of fetch, or even when they feel constant frustration over their...
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Researchers explored a material that has an internal structure, shown in 3D in left panel, that consists of triangles and hexagons arranged in a pattern similar to that of a...
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New research on an extinct weasel relative reveals what it might have eaten when it lived in North America and Asia about 20 million years ago. The oddly shaped skull...
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Biologic age, a DNA based estimate of a person s age, is associated with future development of breast cancer, according to scientists at the National Institutes of Health. Biologic age was...
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That s the conclusion of a new study co authored by a University of Central Florida researcher and published Wednesday in the journal Nature Communications. The findings could help identify why...
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Cats carry a brain parasite that infects roughly one in three people around the globeand has been linked to behavioral changes in rats and mental illness in humans. But a...
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One third of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy cases in Finland are caused by one of the four major mutations, a new study from the University of Eastern Finland and Kuopio University Hospital...
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Marijuana, long thought to be a gateway drug to harder substances, turns out to be popular among cigarette smokers, with rates of co use of the two substances increasing among adults...
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The industrial residue is dredged from the bottom of the sea floor near Hay Point Port one of the world s largest coal exports and a substantial economic source...
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Chief pilot, Scotsman Dave Mackay, and co pilot, American Mike Masucci, took the vehicle high above California s Mojave Desert before gliding back down. The test flight edges Virgin ever closer...
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Understanding the global carbon cycle provides scientists with vital clues about the planet s habitability. advertisement It s the reason why the Earth has a clement stable climate and a...
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This is Simon Robson, honorary professor of biology at the University of Sydney and Central Queensland University in Australia, with Wallace s giant bee Megachile pluto . Credit © Clay Bolt...
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Close The viceroy butterfly is a mimic, modeling its orange and black colors after the queen butterfly, a bug that tastes so disgusting predators have learned not to eat it or anything...
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Left plot time evolution of a portion of the system of superconducting grains. Black and white points correspond to excess and absence of energy on each grain. Right plot time...
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When mice develop diabetes we observe muscle mass loss left and diminished size of muscle fiber right . These phenomena did not occur in mice with KLF15 deficiency in muscle. Credit Kobe...
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Many adolescent students sleep less than the recommended duration of 8 10 hours a night. It is unclear; however, whether short night sleep combined with an afternoon nap is as good...
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Drugs such as ibuprofen or aspirin that relieve pain and lower fever are among the most frequently used drugs worldwide. They are used above all for the treatment of inflammatory...
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A new study by researchers from Trinity College Dublin and St James s Hospital has reported for the first time that vitamin D can be measured in human hair. The...