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12-08-2022
Cold spells in tropical climates increase heart attack risk
Experts have discovered that in tropical climates like that of Singapore, even a small drop in temperature increases the risk of heart attack among older adults over the age of 65. The experts set out to investigate how temperature changes may influence a specific type of myocardial infarction, which is the medical term for a heart attack. "Myocardial infarction is an important cause of cardiovascular mortality and can be precipitated by climatic factors. The temperature dependence of myocardial infarction risk has been well examined in temperate settings....
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02-03-2017
Fukushima radiation levels hit high, endangering robots
When a nuclear catastrophe happens, scientists rely on robotic probes...
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02-03-2017
Driving restrictions fail to improve Mexico City air quality
Imagine living where the air pollution levels are so high...
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02-02-2017
Why has El Niño has gotten so unpredictable?
Whenever the weather gets crazy, meteorologists always seem to blame...
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02-02-2017
Lost continent discovered lurking under Mauritius
There could be an entire lost world just under your...
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02-01-2017
House Republicans plan massive ‘disposal’ of public land
Congressional Republicans have introduced a bill that would sell off...
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02-01-2017
VW and Bosch agree to $1.55 billion Dieselgate settlement
Volkswagen owners were left fuming a few years ago when...
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01-31-2017
Big-mouthed, minuscule creature is oldest human ancestor
Oldest human ancestor revealed. When you look through family photos, it’s...
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01-31-2017
Natural World Heritage sites being harmed by humans, scientists say
In 1972, the World Heritage Convention designated certain cultural and...
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01-30-2017
New data helps scientists better forecast space weather
When we think of weather reports, we tend to visualize...
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01-30-2017
Powerful storms pump up California’s snow-water deficit by 37%
While California’s long drought isn’t over, a pair of rainstorms...
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01-30-2017
Trump environmental resistance fights blackout via rogue social media accounts
In the past week, President Donald Trump has instituted a...
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01-30-2017
Hamsters fed corn become carnivorous cannibals
Hamsters fed corn turn from cute and cuddly into something from...
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