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... may have a better chance of surviving longer than fast growing. especially as climate change increases the frequency and intensity of drought, according to new research from the University of...
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. a new study, Yale researchers offer insight into leptin, a... in appetite, overeating, and obesity. Their findings advance knowledge about... for developing future weight loss treatments, they said. advertisement The...
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Scientists from the University of Sheffield are part of an international collaboration to develop a new class of drugs to treat a... which is a major cause of kidney...
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Dog owners know the look Your pooch stares... and you cant resist giving them a hug or favorite treat. A new study of dog facial anatomy suggests... with puppy...
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... Nanophotonics LANP this week showed they could boost the efficiency of their solar powered desalination system by... concentrate sunlight into hot spots. The results are available online in the Proceedings...
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... pressed a picture hanging strip onto the wall only to realize it s slightly off center, you know the disappointment behind adhesion as... irreversible. While you can un stick the used strip...
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. have evolved new muscles around the eyes to better communicate. humans. advertisement New research comparing the anatomy and behavior of dogs and wolves suggests... anatomy has changed over thousands...
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The ability to hear depends on proteins to reach the outer membrane of sensory cells in the inner ear. But in certain types of hereditary hearing loss, mutations in...
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. you ve ever come out of a bad relationship and... research by social psychologists at the University of Toronto U of T suggests that might... A study published today...
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. medical marijuana does not reduce the rate of fatal opioid overdoses, according to researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine. advertisement The finding contradicts a 2014 study that...
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Researchers have shown how millions of years of climate change affected the range and habitat of modern birds, suggesting that many groups of tropical birds may be relatively recent...
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... University in St. Louis reveals the molecular machinery behind the high intensity sweetness of the stevia plant. The results could be used. engineer new non caloric products without the aftertaste that...
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... nitrogen, phosphorus and carbon in the soil and out of our air and waterways. But, unlike corn, breeding of switchgrass for optimal traits... Now, in a collaboration with the...
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The vast subtropical gyres large systems of rotating currents in the middle of the oceans cover 40 percent of the Earth s surface and... nutrients to sustain...
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There s no doubt that... affecting ecosystems as well as the lifestyles of plants and animals around the globe. As temperatures rise, so do the complexity of the issues....
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... experienced a physical effect called the Doppler shift As the ambulance moves toward the listener, its motion compresses the siren s sound waves and raises the sound pitch. As...
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. new study by researchers at the University of Virginia and other institutions has discovered a type of pigment cell in zebrafish. can transform after development into another cell type....
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... is shaping how scientists understand the fate of methane, a potent greenhouse. in Earth s atmosphere. advertisement Of the greenhouse gases, methane has the third greatest overall effect... dioxide...
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Bacteria are everywhere. They live in the soil and water, on... bodies. Some are pathogenic, meaning they cause disease or infection... into a bacterial cell. However, the problem is...
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The number of boats harvesting seafood has increased significantly since the middle of the previous century, a new... motors are getting larger, expanding their range and ability to... more...