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New Therapy Helps You Lose Weight Despite Feeling Tired & Hungry

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 06:04:00 EDT

A therapy that involves, in part, teaching people how to accept feelings of discomfort may help patients shed more pounds.(image)


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A Vaccine for the Common Cold May Be Possible

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 05:40:00 EDT

A vaccine against the common cold may be possible, new research in mice and monkeys suggests.(image)


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Dinosaur Horns and Crests Tied to Rapid Growth Spurt

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 03:57:00 EDT

Some dinosaurs that had bony protrusions on their skulls — such as horns, crests and knobs — evolved into giant dinosaurs 20 times faster than their relatives without skull ornaments did, a new study finds.(image)


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World's Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide Passes 400 PPM Threshold. Permanently

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 03:45:00 EDT

Carbon dioxide just hit its annual minimum at Mauna Loa Observatory and failed to dip below 400 ppm.(image)


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Did 1 Sexually Active Tortoise Really Save His Species?

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 03:18:00 EDT

These giant tortoises are "one of the most successful conservation stories" ever.(image)


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The Universe Is Directionless, Study Finds

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 03:11:00 EDT

The universe, it turns out, appears the same in every direction. A new study looking at the large-scale structure of the cosmos upheld a long-standing assumption and found no sign of directionality.(image)


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Religion May Motivate Humanity's Future Expansion into Space

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 02:54:00 EDT

It's been more than 40 years since a human stepped on another world, and the usual motivators — national pride, scientific discovery, and even profit — may not be enough. Instead, people may turn to religion, according to some experts.(image)


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SpaceX to Mars: Awe-Inspiring Video Shows Vision for Red Planet Exploration

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 02:26:00 EDT

The private spaceflight company SpaceX has bold goals for reaching the Red Planet with reusable rockets. This just-released animation illustrates the company's vision for Mars travel.(image)


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6 Strange Facts About Leprosy

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 01:03:00 EDT

Leprosy, also called Hansen's disease, isn't a disease of the past.(image)


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New Shape-Shifting Materials Let Biomedical Implants Morph Over Time

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 12:04:00 EDT

Shape-shifting materials that can be programmed to morph over time could lead to medical implants that unfold at controlled rates inside the body, a new study finds.(image)


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Clown Sightings Not Always a Laughing Matter

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 11:42:00 EDT

In a growing list of states, people have unsettling tales to tell of enigmatic and downright sinister clown sightings.(image)


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Artificial Blood Vessels Grow After They're Implanted

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 11:04:00 EDT

Researchers are looking for a way to make artificial blood vessels, for children born with certain defects. But the fact that current artificial blood vessels can't grow as a child grows is a problem.(image)


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Stop Complaining about 'Fake' Colors in NASA Images

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:52:00 EDT

Instead of just sitting back, relaxing and enjoying the light show the universe is putting on, some people feel compelled to object: Those colors are fake! Here's why such complaints are unwarranted.(image)


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25 Strangest Sights on Google Earth

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:30:00 EDT

In lieu of a whirlwind trip round the world, check out some highlights courtesy of Google Earth.(image)


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The Complicated Sex Lives of Giant Pandas

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 07:56:00 EDT

Female giant pandas ovulate and are receptive to mating only a few days of the year. And males have some of the smallest penises relative to body size. Alas, sex is complicated and involves squeaks, anal rubbing, male posturing and sitting on each other.(image)


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Neanderthals Fashioned 'Jewelry' Out of Animal Teeth and Shells

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 07:36:00 EDT

About 40,000 years ago, the Neanderthals, the stocky cousins of modern humans, fashioned tiny beads out of animal teeth, shells and ivory, a new study finds.(image)


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Rate of Opioid-Dependent Babies Doubles in US

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 06:49:00 EDT

There continues to be a rise in the number of U.S. babies born who are dependent on opioid drugs, according to a new study(image)


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New 'Artificial Synapses' Pave Way for Brain-Like Computers

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 05:36:00 EDT

A brain-inspired computing component provides the most faithful emulation yet of connections among neurons in the human brain, researchers say.(image)


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On Jupiter's Moon Europa, More Tantalizing Signs of Giant Water Plumes

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 04:49:00 EDT

Observations by the Hubble Space Telescope have turned up tantalizing new evidence of giant water geysers and plumes on the icy moon of Jupiter.(image)


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