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Whales and dolphins have surprisingly interesting sex lives, replete with various positions, elaborate vaginas, and a rare type of penis thats always mostly erect. Dara Orbach, a marine mammologist at...
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Saturdays march coverage focused, naturally enough, on those who turned out in the streets. But Sciences Dorie Chevlen spent some time talking with those who didnt march, for one reason...
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Yes, we know there are still a few marches yet to come, including the final events in Hawaii and perhaps the central Pacific. But after posting more than 60 stories...
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The researchers, who are with the Alfred Wegener Institute, are spending the upcoming Antarctic winter at the institute’s Neumayer III research station. They took the photo below as a show...
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“I will say, as much as I love the CNN, you’re doing a disservice by having one climate change skeptic, and not 97 or 98 scientists or engineers concerned about...
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New data presented at The International Liver Congress™ 2017 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, suggests that colder and less sunny regions of the world have higher rates of alcoholic cirrhosis, a...
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For almost two years, the residents of Flint were exposed to via the city’s tap water. And had it not been for Hanna Attisha’s heroic action to side step bureaucracy, the poisoning...
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Melvin spoke on behalf of Defenders of Wildlife, a conservation nonprofit where he’s been a donating member for years. The group employs a bevy of biologists and wildlife conservationists at...
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Despite the weather, I might have been dry and comfortable today courtesy of feathers, fur, or wool had I been a duck, otter, or sheep respectively. Those are adaptations, all, products...
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Scientists found that Americans would be willing to pay an estimated $17.2 billion to prevent another catastrophe like the BP oil spill, which leaked more than 134 million gallons of...
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The debates about the March for Science go beyond what math equation looks best on a placard, however. The March has been critiqued as too elitist, too white, and unwilling...
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“Scientists, in general, need to come out and support the march so that people understand that we’re here and we really want to better society, ” she said.  “If people don’t...
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After extensive research, scientists from the Department of Chemistry at the University of Oxford have found experimental evidence that sheds new light on the melting of two dimensional substances. Findings from...
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Close A team of researchers led by Nicolas Bazan, MD, PhD, Boyd Professor and Director of the Neuroscience Center of Excellence at LSU Health New Orleans School of Medicine, has...
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The slim device in your hand encapsulates 500 years of physics. Newtonian mechanics, James Clerk Maxwell’s equations for electromagnetism, Einstein’s relativity, Bohr’s atomic theory, Turing’s universal computer, Schrödinger’s quantum wave...
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Foods should be investigated as a potential source of spread of Clostridium difficile, according to research presented at the 27th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases ECCMID . The...
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The party said millions of people in the UK were living in areas with illegal levels of nitrogen dioxide NO2 and called air pollution levels a national scandal . It has...
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Which causes fewer eye infections contact lens wear or LASIK surgery While traditionally contacts were thought to be safer than a surgical procedure, an analysis by ophthalmologists from the...
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In a series of tweets on Friday, Tyson highlighted a larger problem that high profile flat Earthers and other types of science deniers create They are bad influences on their fans and...
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Wind driven expansion of marsh ponds on the Mississippi River Delta is a significant factor in the loss of crucial land in the Delta region, according to research published by scientists...