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01-26-2023
Cancer drug could extend lifespan
A team of researchers led by the University of Auckland in New Zealand has recently found that long-term treatment of middle-aged (one year old) healthy mice with a drug currently used to combat cancer - called Alpelisib – can increase their lifespan by an average of ten percent to around three years. The experts performed a controlled experiment in which a group of mice were fed a control diet, while another group were given the same diet with the addition of Alpelisib. The results revealed that not...
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01-26-2023
Humans are destroying what's left of the Amazon
Concern for the status of the Amazon rainforest usually centers...
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01-26-2023
Climate change affects ground squirrels in unexpected ways
When it comes to the negative impact of climate change...
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01-26-2023
Pallas cats discovered on the world’s highest mountain
In 2019, scientists from eight countries conducted the most comprehensive...
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01-26-2023
Humans have caused toxic algae blooms since the Bronze Age
Recently, there has been an increasing number of reports of...
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01-26-2023
Prenatal pollution exposure linked to cognitive impairment
Mothers-to-be know that, in order to give their child the...
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01-26-2023
Shark populations are rebounding in the northwest Atlantic
In recent years, shark and ray populations have been increasingly...
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01-26-2023
Crocodile evolution was influenced by environmental factors
Scientists have long pondered what drives crocodile evolution, and whether...
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01-26-2023
Sea level rise will cause widespread impacts sooner than expected
Current models of sea level rise suggest the most widespread...
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01-25-2023
Diving birds face a greater risk of extinction
Diving birds such as puffins and penguins face a higher...
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01-25-2023
Chemists take a new approach to developing insect repellents
Every year, an estimated one-third of the U.S. population uses...
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01-25-2023
Astronomers map the “dark chemistry” of outer space
In the formation of potentially habitable planets, ices are a...
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01-25-2023
Humans can understand the gestures of other great apes
A recent study led by the University of St Andrews...
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