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04-20-2024
Cannabis legalization does not increase youth substance abuse
In the U.S., the wave of cannabis legalization sparks debates about its impact on young people. A new study from Boston College sheds light on these concerns, providing evidence that increasing legal access does not necessarily increase substance abuse among adolescents. Cannabis legalization As of 2021, a total of 24 states and Washington, D.C., have passed laws that legalize the recreational use of cannabis. In these locations, adults legally possess and use marijuana for personal enjoyment, not just for medical purposes. This represents a major shift in...
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04-20-2024
Cold brown dwarf seen emitting methane and generating an aurora
Astonishing new observations from the Webb Telescope (JWST) have revealed...
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04-20-2024
Ice age data analysis offers good news for Earth’s current climate woes
A team of brilliant climate scientists has taken a deep...
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04-19-2024
NOAA Alert: Severe geomagnetic solar storm warning issued
A significant space weather event has prompted the National Oceanic...
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04-19-2024
NASA's Dragonfly mission gets the green light to search for life on Titan
In a remarkable development, NASA has given the green light...
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04-19-2024
Insect flight is powered by an extraordinary structure
Ever watched a fly zoom past or a bee hover...
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04-19-2024
How extreme cold events fit into the global warming model
Global warming is undeniable, yet recent winters have witnessed record-breaking,...
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04-19-2024
Early humans lived in lava tubes in the scorching Arabian deserts
The deserts of Saudi Arabia are home to a unique...
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04-19-2024
Human evolution was shaped by interspecies competition
A remarkable study led by researchers at the University of...
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04-19-2024
Child maltreatment triples the risk of substance use
A new study reveals that children subjected to maltreatment are...
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04-19-2024
Invasive plants alter the soundscape of ecosystems
We often think of ecosystems in terms of what we...
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04-19-2024
Salmon migration routes discovered using historical data
The North Pacific Ocean serves as a vast, natural laboratory...
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04-19-2024
Can bumblebees hold their breath and survive underwater?
Have you ever wondered what would happen if a bumblebee...
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