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05-13-2022
Children grow faster during school year, slower in summer
At least half a dozen studies in the past have found that children gain weight at a faster rate during the summer holiday months than during the months they attend school. This phenomenon has been attributed to changes in diet and activity patterns during summer months when children are at home and tend to spend more time in front of screens and consume more unhealthy snacks and sugary beverages.  But a new study that followed changes in mass and height in 3,588 primary school children for five...
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07-09-2018
New carbon storage method would bury CO2 beneath the ocean floor
A team of Chinese scientists has developed a plan to...
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07-08-2018
Healthy vision may slow down age-related cognitive decline
Keeping your brain in tip-top shape as you age may...
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07-08-2018
Politico: EPA blocking report that links formaldehyde vapor, cancer
A new study has shown that inhaling formaldehyde vapor could...
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07-06-2018
Goat genome reveals oldest genetic discovery of domestication
Goats were one of the first animals that early humans...
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07-06-2018
“Incredible Hulk” comet may explode as it heads toward the sun
First discovered in September of 2017 by the Panoramic Survey...
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07-06-2018
UK scientists are developing a biodegradable plastic from straw
A team of scientists from the UK have created a...
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07-04-2018
Ancient ancestors could walk as toddlers but also lived in trees
Walking upright marked a major landmark for the evolution of...
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07-03-2018
Over 8 million babies have been been from IVF since 1978
More than eight million babies have been born around the...
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07-03-2018
Over 85 percent of asteroids formed from the same ancient planets
A study from the University of Florida has revealed that...
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07-02-2018
Intelligence can be measured using resting brain activity
Researchers have developed technology that uses functional magnetic resonance imaging...
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07-02-2018
Recreating Neanderthal brains to reveal how they lived
Researchers at the University of California San Diego (UCSD) School...
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07-02-2018
Koala genome sequencing will help survival rates for the species
A team of 54 scientists from 29 different institutions across...
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