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01-19-2022
Retinal health is a good predictor of mortality
A new longitudinal study published in the British Journal of Ophtalmology has found that the difference between the biological age of the retina (the sensory membrane at the back of the eyeball responsible for vision) and a person’s chronological age is linked to their risk of death. This “retinal age gap” could thus be used as a screening tool for early diagnosis and treatment of various life-threatening diseases. Damage to the blood vessels in the retina can be early signs of several health problems, such as high...
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05-15-2018
Large asteroid will blast by today between the Earth and the moon
The Earth will have a rarely close encounter with an...
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05-14-2018
Giant new fissures open up on Kilauea prompting more evacuations
More residents of Hawaii’s Big Island were urged to evacuate...
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05-11-2018
Geologists say Kilauea volcano could soon explode
After a week of lava and toxic gas spewing from...
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05-10-2018
Govt report revised to drastically cut mention of climate change
An investigation by The Washington Post has revealed that the...
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05-07-2018
Kilauea volcano continues to threaten homes and neighborhoods
Days after Hawaii's Kilauea volcano erupted on the Big Island,...
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05-04-2018
Thousands evacuated after Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano erupts
The Kilauea volcano on Hawaii’s Big Island erupted late Thursday...
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05-02-2018
WHO report: 90 percent of people breathe highly polluted air
According to a new report by the World Health Organization...
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04-25-2018
Pruitt proposes new rule to limit what research the EPA can use
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt has announced a...
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04-24-2018
Scientists discover new form of DNA in human cells
DNA is typically thought of as having the familiar double-helix...
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04-19-2018
Explosive wildfires continue to rage across western Oklahoma
Extreme drought conditions and high winds are fueling the rapid...
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03-16-2018
FEMA’s four year action plan completely excludes climate change
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) released its four-year action...
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02-27-2018
North Pole temps rise above freezing in the middle of winter
The North Pole nearly reached its melting point over the...
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