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09-29-2022
Women have an advantage when running short distances
It has long been established that men outpace women in mid- and long-distance running. However, speed over shorter distances is determined by the magnitude of force athletes can apply in relation to body mass. Muscular force to body mass ratio is greater in smaller individuals, and women tend to be smaller than men.  The understanding of sex performance differences for short sprint events has received little attention. The understanding of comparative strength, speed and endurance capabilities of male and female athletes has been a challenging issue for...
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12-03-2018
Small crustaceans may reveal how to make renewable energy from wood
Small, wood-eating crustaceans known as a gribble could help uncover...
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Vaccines are helpful, not harmful, new study proves
Despite having been disproven by several studies, many parents still...
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12-02-2018
Blue whales are singing a different song, and scientists wonder why
Blue whales have been changing their singing habits for years,...
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12-02-2018
Some animals show planning skills – but don’t think like us
Studies have shown that animals like great apes and ravens...
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12-02-2018
Bizarre seismic waves have geologists stumped
The seismic waves began on the morning of November 11...
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11-29-2018
Seabirds may help reveal how to produce renewable tide energy
A new study published by the European Geosciences Union has...
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11-28-2018
Breakthrough research shows dads can pass along mitochondrial DNA
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11-27-2018
Chinese scientist claims to have gene-edited the DNA of twin babies
A Chinese scientist has announced that he genetically modified the...
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11-27-2018
Newly discovered deep-sea microbes feed on greenhouse gasses
New species of microbes discovered in the Guaymas Basin in...
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11-27-2018
UK climate projections show dramatic summer heat, winter flooding
The Met Office just released its UK Climate Projections 2018...
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11-27-2018
New polio vaccine could finally wipe out the disease worldwide
Researchers at the University of Southern California have developed a...
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Research reveals that all of humankind originated from two adults
Research reveals that all of humankind originated from two adults....
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