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Archaeologists Find High-Quality Jadeite Tool at Ancient Maya 2019-05-21 11:44:20A team of archaeologists has found a jadeite gouge with a rosewood handle at Ek Way Nal, a Classic Maya salt-working site in Belize. Jadeite is a hard

Coffee Suppresses Gut Microbiome, Improves Ability of Intestine 2019-05-21 10:20:16New experiments, performed in vitro on bacterial cultures and in vivo in rats, show that coffee — regardless of caffeine content — inhibit

Study Sheds New Light on Origin of Libyan 2019-05-21 08:56:11Libyan desert glass is a natural glass found in western Egypt that formed 29 million years ago, however its origin is disputed: the two main formation

Ultima Thule: Surprises in Science Results from New 2019-05-21 06:59:00After flying past the dwarf planet Pluto in 2015, NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft shifted course to Ultima Thule (also known as 2014 MU69), a muc

TESS Detects Exocomets in Beta Pictoris System 2019-05-20 10:51:22NASA’s Transiting Exoplanets Survey Satellite (TESS) has spotted the long tails of extrasolar comets orbiting the very young star beta Pictoris.

Researchers Find Blood Flow Command Center in Brain 2019-05-20 09:02:52A research team led by Florey Institute of Neuroscience & Mental Health and Macquarie University scientists has discovered a group of cells in the

NASA Releases Stunning Photo of Messier 90 2019-05-20 06:26:55NASA has released a beautiful image snapped by the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope of the spiral galaxy Messier 90. Messier 90 lies approximately 60 m

Researchers Develop Wearable Cooling and Heating Patch 2019-05-20 05:10:11A team of researchers at the University of California, San Diego, has designed and demonstrated a wearable patch with long-term, energy-efficient cool

Chimps Use Tools to Excavate Underground Food, Study 2019-05-17 14:38:36Naïve chimpanzees are able to spontaneously use tools in order to excavate underground food, according to a new study, published in the journal P

Bedbugs Arose 115 Million Years Ago, Roamed Earth 2019-05-17 11:34:59Bedbugs are blood-sucking parasites in the family Cimicidae. A multinational research team led by University of Sheffield, the University Museum Berge

Hubble Sees Strange Result of Recent Galactic Collision 2019-05-17 08:43:24The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has produced a beautiful image of NGC 4485, an irregular galaxy located in the constellation Canes Venatici, about

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Weird, Mysterious and Threatened: Can Scientists Save the 2019-05-20 19:30:23A platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus) pauses for a moment after being released by scientists into the Little Yarra River, its home stream in Victoria,

The Definition Of a Kilogram Changes Today — 2019-05-20 14:54:19As of today, new standard defines the kilogram. (Credit: Shutterstock/Piotr Wytrazek) We measure stuff all the time – how long, how heavy, h

Thin Insulation Layer May Prevent Pluto's Underground Ocean 2019-05-20 14:30:55Pluto’s Sputnik Planitia may be insulating its underground ocean. (Credit: NASA/JHU-APL/SwRI) Pluto has left astronomers puzzled ever since t

Hubble Spies a Galaxy Deformed and Rejuvenated by 2019-05-17 12:20:27A cosmic hit-and-run some 30 million light-years away has left one galaxy with an identity crisis. For billions of years, the now-irregular NGC 4485

Processed Foods, Regardless Of Nutrition, Still Cause Weight 2019-05-17 10:49:11You probably already had a feeling you should skip the vending machine for an afternoon snack. But it turns out ultra-processed foods are even wo

O'Neill Colonies: A Decades-Long Dream for Settling Space 2019-05-16 18:00:40Last week, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos revealed his spaceship company's new lunar lander, dubbed Blue Moon, and he spelled out a bo

Beyond Harmful Gas: The Future of Refrigeration May 2019-05-16 17:58:20(Inside Science) -- Refrigeration has been around for about 100 years, but hasn’t changed much in that time. A time traveller from the early 190

Frenchie Breathing Problems Run Deeper Than Smushed Faces 2019-05-16 17:47:03Who can resist a smooshed nose, wrinkly wide grin, and buggy eyes? Flat-faced dog breeds like bulldogs and pugs have become the popular “it

New Horizons Reveals Ultima Thule's Quiet, Lonesome Past 2019-05-16 17:00:41After New Horizons streaked past Pluto in 2015, its main task was over, but it still had work to do. On New Year’s Day of 2019, it made a flyby

On Islands, Tons of Plastic Trash Is Likely 2019-05-16 13:04:44We all know our plastic problem is out of control. So far, humans have produced more than 8.3 billion metric tons of plastic, and that number is only

MRI Scans During Birth Show How a Baby's 2019-05-15 18:08:39Don't get a big head, your mother may have told you. That's good advice, but it comes too late for most of us. Humans have had big heads, relatively

Tonight's SpaceX Starlink Launch Could be the Start 2019-05-15 16:30:33Tonight, SpaceX will launch the first flock of their Starlink satellites to space. These are the vanguard of what CEO Elon Musk hopes will eventually

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Tuesday Could Be the Beginning of the End 2019-05-21 11:46:02A slew of opponents of the tax are running in the city’s election Tuesday and beverage industry has spent more than $600,000 on ads aiming to tu

E.P.A. Plans to Get Thousands of Pollution Deaths 2019-05-21 07:41:51The E.P.A. plans to change the way air pollution health risks are calculated in a way that would sharply lower estimated deaths from new, looser rules

Trilobites: Peering Beneath a Source of El Capitan’s 2019-05-21 05:02:45Thermal imaging reveals surprisingly little “glue” between the famous rock’s face and sheets that are peeling off it.

Global Health: Measles Outbreak Now at 880 Cases, 2019-05-21 00:09:46Warming weather usually slows transmission of the virus, but it is not clear that this outbreak is fading, experts said.

How Our Toothbrushes Are Littering Paradise 2019-05-20 23:32:08A new survey of remote islands off the coast of Australia found mountains of plastic weighing as much as a blue whale.

Q&A: I Have the Tree. Where’s the Grapefruit? 2019-05-20 23:04:16Grapefruit trees need light, bees — and a temperature gradient.

Why High-Class People Get Away With Incompetence 2019-05-20 15:15:05People who came from higher social classes were more likely to have an inflated sense of their skills, a new study found. This overconfidence was inte

‘Knitting Is Coding’ and Yarn Is Programmable in 2019-05-20 15:05:21For Elisabetta Matsumoto, knot theory is knit theory.

‘Earthworm Dilemma’ Has Climate Scientists Racing to Keep 2019-05-20 08:49:33Worms are wriggling into Earth’s northernmost forests, creating major unknowns for climate-change models.

Fighting Ebola When Mourners Fight the Responders 2019-05-20 00:00:04An Ebola outbreak in eastern Congo — the second-largest in history — is escalating in part because locals don’t trust health workers

Deadly Germs, Lost Cures: Citrus Farmers Facing Deadly 2019-05-19 20:29:15In its decision to approve two drugs for orange and grapefruit trees, the E.P.A. largely ignored objections from the C.D.C. and the F.D.A., which fear

What Does It Really Mean to Be 6 2019-05-19 11:07:13So-called ‘heartbeat’ legislation restricting abortion as early as six weeks into pregnancy has started a conversation about when most wom

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Tiger sharks feast on migratory birds that fall 2019-05-21 12:00:05Terrestrial birds that fall from the sky during their migration across the Gulf of Mexico can end up in the bellies of tiger sharks.

Measles erases the immune system’s memory 2019-05-21 06:00:05The measles virus can usher in other infections for months, or even years.

How the battle against measles varies around the 2019-05-21 06:00:05Measles is a global health threat. Snapshots of several countries show how stopping its spread depends on local conditions and beliefs.

Finding common ground can reduce parents’ hesitation about 2019-05-21 06:00:05Physicians are examining whether discussing shared health goals can bring vaccine-hesitant parents on board.

Signs of red pigment were spotted in a 2019-05-21 05:00:05For the first time, scientists have identified the chemical fingerprint of red pigment in a fossil.

Bad moods could be contagious among ravens 2019-05-20 17:37:03Ravens may pick up and share their compatriots’ negativity, a study on the social intelligence of these animals suggests.

These are the top 10 landmarks in the 2019-05-20 09:00:05Little appreciated but vastly important, metrology celebrates a long history with the adoption of new definitions for key units.

The kilogram just got a revamp. A unit 2019-05-20 07:00:05After years of preparation, new definitions for the basic units of mass, temperature and more have now gone into effect.

This early sauropod went from walking on four 2019-05-20 05:00:05A new computer analysis shows how Mussaurus patagonicus’s weight shifted toward its hips as it grew, confirming fossil hints of how its gait cha

How allergens in pollen help plants do more 2019-05-19 08:00:06A plant’s view of what humans call allergens in pollen grains involves a lot of crucial biology. And sex.

Key parts of a fruit fly’s genetic makeup 2019-05-17 12:05:50Jumping genes may make it possible to divvy up chromosomes.

An experiment hints at quantum entanglement inside protons 2019-05-17 11:18:12Particles inside protons seem to be linked on a scale smaller than a trillionth of a millimeter.

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Eastern forests shaped more by Native Americans' burning 2019-05-21 16:24:43Native Americans' use of fire to manage vegetation in what is now the Eastern United States was more profound than previously believed, according to

Mathematicians revive abandoned approach to Riemann Hypothesis 2019-05-21 16:24:41Many ways to approach the Riemann Hypothesis have been proposed during the past 150 years, but none of them have led to conquering the most famous ope

Potential breakthrough in understanding tumor dormancy 2019-05-21 16:24:39Scientists may have uncovered a primary method through which cancer cells exist undetected in an organism and received more than $1 million to investi

Developing biosecurity tool to detect genetically engineered organisms 2019-05-21 16:24:37If a genetically or synthetically engineered organism gets into the environment, how will we tell it apart from the millions of naturally occurring mi

With a hop, a skip and a jump, 2019-05-21 16:24:36First unveiled in 2016, Salto the jumping robot stands at little less than a foot, but can vault over three times its height in a single bound. Now re

Flamingoes, elephants and sharks: How do blind adults 2019-05-21 16:24:34They've never seen animals like hippos and sharks but adults born blind have rich insight into what they look like, a new study found.

Ammonium fertilized early life on Earth 2019-05-21 16:24:32New research demonstrates that ammonium was a vital source of nitrogen for early life on Earth.

Geneticists continue to unravel how genes impact drug 2019-05-21 16:24:30Research is revealing new insights into how genes impact drug use and addiction through a novel study of susceptibility to the effects of cocaine and

Strain enables new applications of 2D materials 2019-05-21 16:24:28Superconductors' never-ending flow of electrical current could provide new options for energy storage and superefficient electrical transmission and

Extreme draining of reservoir aids young salmon and 2019-05-21 16:24:25A new study finds that the low-cost, extreme draining of a reservoir in Oregon aided downstream migration of juvenile chinook salmon -- and led to the

Children with cancer wait an average of 6.5 2019-05-21 16:24:23An analysis of 117 cancer drugs approved by the US FDA over a 20-year period finds the drugs took a median of 6.5 years to go from the first clinical

Air pollution linked to childhood anxiety 2019-05-21 16:24:21A new study looks at the correlation between exposure to traffic-related air pollution (TRAP) and childhood anxiety, by looking at the altered neuroch

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First states to expand Medicaid saw larger screening 2019-05-22 00:00:00The five states and District of Columbia that first adopted Medicaid expansion saw larger increases in cancer screening than those states that did not

Global study of urban poor links childhood adversity 2019-05-22 00:00:00In poor urban areas around the world, exposure to adverse events as children -- including physical and emotional neglect, violence, and sexual abuse -

Long-lived roundworms help identify new anti-aging compounds among 2019-05-22 00:00:00Researchers from Gero, Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech), Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT), and University of A

A light matter: Understanding the Raman dance of 2019-05-22 00:00:00Scientists at Tokyo Institute of Technology and Keio University investigated the excitation and detection of photogenerated coherent phonons in polar

The top 25 medical lab tests around the 2019-05-22 00:00:00A recent study can help governments understand which diagnostic laboratory tests are most important when developing universal health coverage systems.

Prison-based college presents challenges, but can succeed, study 2019-05-22 00:00:00Interest in prison-based education has grown in recent years as an approach to reduce recidivism and improve the future of people who are incarcerated

Poor semen quality in Switzerland 2019-05-22 00:00:00A marked decrease in sperm count has been observed. And in Switzerland? Researchers (UNIGE) have undertaken the first nationwide assessment of the sem

A simple, yet versatile, new design for chaotic 2019-05-22 00:00:00Researchers at Tokyo Institute of Technology have found a simple, yet highly versatile, way to generate 'chaotic signals' with various features. The

Scientists discovered an entirely new reason for methane 2019-05-21 00:00:00Russian scientists have discovered a previously unknown mechanism of influence of salts migration on the degradation of gigantic intra permafrost gas

Rare pulmonary side effects of brigatinib often resolve 2019-05-21 00:00:00'This study shows that [rare pulmonary side effects of brigatinib] can disappear within days despite continued exposure to the drug,' says D. Ross

Dead cells disrupt how immune cells respond to 2019-05-21 00:00:00Immune cells prioritise the clearance of dead cells overriding their normal migration to sites of injury.University of Sheffield research paves the wa

Global AFIB patient registry shows new tools needed 2019-05-21 00:00:00Initial results from the AVIATOR 2 international registry are being presented as late-breaking clinical science at the Society for Cardiovascular Angi

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