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Sometime toward the end of the last ice age, a group of humans armed with stone tipped spears stalked their prey in the bitter cold of northeastern Siberia, tracking bison and...
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A study in U.S. nursing homes has shown for the first time that monoclonal antibodies, mass produced in a laboratory, can protect people from developing symptomatic COVID 19. Their manufacturer, Eli Lilly,...
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A nuclear war could trigger an unprecedented El Niño like warming episode in the equatorial Pacific Ocean, slashing algal populations by 40 percent and likely lowering the fish catch, according to...
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And the findings also reveal that the Earth lost 28 trillion tonnes of ice between 1994 and 2017 equivalent to a sheet of ice 100 metres thick covering the...
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The first new skull discovered in nearly a century from a rare species of the iconic, tube crested dinosaur Parasaurolophus was announced today in the journal PeerJ. The exquisite preservation of...
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Scientists have identified a key nutrient source used by algae living on melting ice surfaces linked to rising sea levels. The Greenland ice sheet the second largest ice body...
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They are among the largest predators ever to walk the Earth, but experts have discovered that some baby tyrannosaurs were only the size of a Border Collie dog when they...
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In a cross cultural analysis, Washington State University researchers found several factors may have played a role in building the mutually beneficial relationship between humans and dogs, including temperature, hunting and...
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Oftentimes, doctors use blood samples to check for biomarkers of disease antibodies that signal a viral or bacterial infection, such as SARS CoV 2, the virus responsible for COVID 19; or cytokines indicative...
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Baby tyrannosaurs were only the size of a Border Collie dog when they took their first steps, a team of palaeontologists has discovered. Researchers from Edinburgh University examined fossilised remains...
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Shetland Space Centre project director Scott Hammond said The economic decline of Unst since the closures of Baltasound Airport and RAF Saxa Vord has been well documented. We believe our...
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The mystery seems to have been made particularly abominable to him by its highly publicised use by the keeper of botany at the British Museum to argue for divine intervention...
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Head and neck cancer is the sixth most common cancer worldwide, and while effective treatments exist, sadly, the cancer often returns. advertisement Researchers at the University of Cincinnati have tested...
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There isn t much in Kamchatka, a remote peninsula in northeastern Russia just across the Bering Sea from Alaska, besides an impressive population of brown bears and the most explosive...
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The enzyme that makes RNA from a DNA template is altered to slow the production of ribosomal RNA rRNA , the most abundant type of RNA within cells, when resources are...
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Patients with acute myeloid leukemia AML , the most common form of acute leukemia in adults, that has gone into remission following initial chemotherapy remain in remission longer and have improved...
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Laser beams can be used to change the properties of materials in an extremely precise way. This principle is already widely used in technologies such as rewritable DVDs. However, the...
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Biomedical engineers at Duke University have demonstrated that human muscle has an innate ability to ward off the damaging effects of chronic inflammation when exercised. The discovery was made possible...
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Predictions of future climate change require a clear and nuanced understanding of Earth s past climate. In a study published today in Science Advances, University of Hawai i UH at...
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Human papillomavirus HPV is the most common sexually transmitted infection, with an estimated 79 million Americans currently infected with the virus, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention....