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11-30-2022
Marmosets practice crying out for help before they're born
A remarkable new study published in the journal eLife reveals that marmosets begin practicing vocalizations to call for their parents before they are even born. The researchers found that baby marmosets practice the mouth movements needed to call out to their family while they are still in the womb.  According to the experts, the findings may also apply to humans, as ultrasounds have shown developing babies making mouth movements that are used for crying during the third trimester of pregnancy. "Human and non-human primates produce rhythmical sounds...
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The hunting methods used by hawks could help design new drones
Researchers from the University of Oxford have discovered that when...
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01-17-2020
Long-term happiness in marriage could be genetic
Long-term happiness in marriage could be genetic. A new study...
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01-17-2020
Why CO2 removal technologies are becoming more necessary
According to a new statement released by the European Academies'...
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01-16-2020
New process could recover billions of gallons of oil refinery wastewater
Every day in the United States, about 2.5 billion gallons...
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01-14-2020
The shape of human faces evolved out of our need for social skills
According to researchers at the University of York, social communication...
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01-11-2020
Honey from city bees can be used to trace environmental pollutants
Researchers at the University of British Columbia (UBC) have discovered...
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01-10-2020
Machine learning could help prevent heart attack deaths
Thanks to machine learning, computers are able to spot the...
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01-10-2020
New carbon sequestration method will turn CO2 into solid rock
New carbon sequestration method will turn CO2 into solid rock....
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01-09-2020
High CO2 levels could cause stratus clouds to break up and disappear
50 million years ago, the Arctic was very different from...
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01-06-2020
Artificial intelligence can diagnose diseases with impressive accuracy
Artificial intelligence can diagnose diseases with impressive accuracy. A team...
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01-05-2020
Humans are tuned in to Earth's magnetic fields
For some time, biologists have known that some migratory animals,...
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01-04-2020
Research reveals vast differences in what Americans know about science
Research reveals vast differences in what Americans know about science....
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