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Despite climate change being most obvious to people as unseasonably warm winter days or melting glaciers, as much as 95 percent of the extra heat trapped on Earth by greenhouse...
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Extensive iron and lead corrosion of the water distribution system in Flint, coupled with lead release, created red water complaints, rapid loss of chlorine disinfectant and an outbreak of Legionnaires...
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Researchers observed three chimpanzee communities of the Tai National Park. They kept full demographic records and collected fecal samples to conduct paternity tests on all new community members, for up...
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Researchers know from many previous studies what prevents cash strapped shoppers in underserved communities from buying more fresh produce. But little is known about which strategies are most likely to reach...
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The songs are attracting a lot of attention, but it may not be the kind that usually helps records fly up the sales charts. Northern Irelands minister of health, Robin...
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Canada U.K. Australia Brazil España France Ελλάδα Greece India Italia 日本 Japan 한국 Korea Quebec U.S. Edition CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. AP — Jupiter and its enticing moon Europa shine in...
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The Ig Nobel Prizes, an annual event celebrating quirky, comical discoveries, carried on despite the pandemic in a virtual ceremony riddled with bugsand bug jokes. The Annals of Improbable Research...
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hope to assure the research community that theyve learned their lesson. The journal yanked a study on risks of hydroxychloroquinean antimalarial drug whose proposed use as a COVID 19 treatment has...
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Call it neuroscience on the go. Scientists have developed a backpack that tracks and stimulates brain activity as people go about their daily lives. The advance could allow researchers to...
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As our lives become increasingly intertwined with technology whether supporting communication while working remotely or streaming our favorite show so too does our reliance on the data these...
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Ancient historiographers described steppe nomads as violent people dedicated to warfare and plundering. Little archaeological and anthropological data are however available regarding violence in these communities during the early centuries...
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Take a sniff of a freshly poured glass of wine, and the prevailing scientific thinking would suggest that the harmony of fragrances you perceive starts with sensory receptors in your...
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A new study finds that glyphosate residue in manure fertilizer decrease the growth of strawberry and meadow fescue as well as runner production of strawberry. advertisement Earlier experiments with Japanese...
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Global maps of places where people and forests coexist show that an estimated 1.6 billion people live within 5 kilometers of a forest. The assessment, based on data from 2000...
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Ecologists studying the prevalence of plastic pollution in aquatic ecosystems around the world are concerned after measuring the scale of human response needed to reduce future emissions and manage what...
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Based on reported cases, Unverricht Lundborg disease, also known as progressive myoclonic epilepsy 1A, EPM1, is more common in Finland than anywhere else in the world, a new study finds. The researchers...
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How do birds make decisions and which brain regions are particularly active when they solve tasks Researchers from the Department of Biopsychology at Ruhr Universität Bochum RUB are investigating these questions....
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The stem cells tasked with creating and maintaining biological tissues have a difficult job. They have to precisely divide to form new specialized cells, which are destined to different fates...
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One day about 120, 000 years ago, a few humans wandered along the shore of an ancient lake in what is now the Nefud Desert in Saudi Arabia. They may have...
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About a year ago, a conversation during a faculty meeting piqued Marcus Crede s interest. A senior faculty member in Iowa State University s Department of Psychology said that he...