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Soil communities threatened by destruction, instability of Amazon forests  

A meta-analysis of nearly 300 studies of soil biodiversity in Amazonian forests found that the abundance, biomass, richness and diversity of soil fauna and microbes were reduced following deforestation.

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2019-05-24 19:34:05



Gut is organized by function, and opportunities for better drug design  

New findings provide insights about how the intestine maximizes nutrient uptake, while at the same time protecting the body from potentially dangerous microbes.

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2019-05-24 18:27:38



Origami-inspired materials could soften the blow for reusable spacecraft  

Researchers have developed a novel solution to help reduce impact forces -- for potential applications in spacecraft, cars and beyond.

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2019-05-24 17:50:41



Do you hear what I hear?  

A new study found that infants at high risk for autism were less attuned to differences in speech patterns than low-risk infants. The findings suggest that interventions to improve language skills should begin during infancy for those at high risk for autism.

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2019-05-24 17:17:54



'Neural Lander' uses AI to land drones smoothly  

Control engineers and AI experts team up to make drones that fly more smoothly close to the ground.

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2019-05-24 17:16:47



New leaf shapes for thale cress  

Scientists have determined how key developmental genes influence growth of cells to produce such differences in leaf form. The researchers were able to make thale cress, which typically produces simple leaves, grow leaves similar in complexity to those of hairy bittercress, a related plant with complex leaves.

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2019-05-24 16:04:57



If you could learn every disease your child could possibly develop in life, would you?  

Adding genomic sequencing results to traditional newborn screening means a baby could potentially test positive for numerous conditions that might not develop within their lifetime. A new study proposed a method for how to responsibly determine which types of conditions to include in testing and potentially return to parents.

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2019-05-24 15:52:12



How corn's ancient ancestor rejects crossbreeding  

New research elucidates the mechanism that keeps maize distinct from its ancient ancestor grass, teosinte.

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2019-05-24 14:49:08



Technology better than tape measure for identifying lymphedema risk  

New research finds that a special scan measuring lymphatic fluid volume is significantly better than a tape measure at predicting which women undergoing treatment for breast cancer are at risk of developing a common complication resulting from damaged lymph nodes.

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2019-05-24 14:03:07



Climate change affects the genetic diversity of a species  

What effects does climate change have on the genetic diversity of living organisms? In a new study, researchers studied the genome of the alpine marmot. Results were unexpected: the species was found to be the least genetically diverse of any wild mammal studied to date. The alpine marmot has lost its genetic diversity during ice-age related climate events and been unable to recover its diversity since.

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2019-05-24 13:18:40



Dead roots double shoreline loss in Gulf  

A new study finds that the loss of marsh-edge salt grasses and mangroves due to disturbances such as heavy oiling from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill doubles the rate of shoreline erosion in hard-hit marshes.

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2019-05-24 13:02:09



Quantum computing boost from vapor stabilizing technique  

A technique to stabilize alkali metal vapor density using gold nanoparticles, so electrons can be accessed for applications including quantum computing, atom cooling and precision measurements, has now been patented.

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2019-05-24 12:34:01



Aftershocks of 1959 earthquake rocked Yellowstone in 2017-18  

A swarm of more than 3,000 small earthquakes in the Maple Creek area (in Yellowstone National Park but outside of the Yellowstone volcano caldera) between June 2017 and March 2018 are, at least in part, aftershocks of the 1959 quake.

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2019-05-24 12:21:05



Cognitive behavioral therapy for kids with long-term conditions  

The mental health of children and young people with some long term physical conditions could benefit from cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), according to a recent study. The systematic review used robust methods to bring together and make sense of the best science in this area.

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2019-05-24 11:42:49



High-intensity exercise may restore heart function in people with type 2 diabetes  

Researchers have discovered that high-intensity exercise can reduce or reverse the loss in heart function caused by type 2 diabetes.

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2019-05-24 11:36:26



Stark social inequalities in children's body mass index (BMI)  

Researchers have found that socioeconomic inequalities in children's body mass index (BMI) emerge during the preschool years and widen across childhood and into early adolescence. By analyzing data on height and weight (BMI) they found that lower maternal education was associated with faster gains in child body weight but lower height growth leading to a higher risk of overweight and obesity.

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2019-05-24 11:34:12



Scientists (dis)solve a century-long mystery to treat asthma and airway inflammation  

Research groups have solved a century-long puzzle about the presence of protein crystals in asthma. Normally, proteins do not crystallize in the body, but there are some instances where this process does occur.

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2019-05-24 11:14:28



Scientists create new standard genome for heavily studied worm  

A new study finds that the genome for a widely researched worm, on which countless studies are based, was flawed. Now, a fresh genome sequence will set the record straight and improve the accuracy of future research.

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2019-05-24 11:01:18



Meteor magnets in outer space: Finding elusive giant planets  

A team has discovered two Jupiter-sized planets about 150 light years away from Earth that could reveal whether life is likely on the smaller planets in other planetary systems.

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2019-05-24 10:54:11



How to prevent mosquitofish from spreading in water ecosystems  

Preventing the introduction of the mosquitofish and removing its population are the most effective actions to control the dispersal of this exotic fish in ponds and lakes, according to a new study.

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2019-05-24 10:51:50



Older male crickets attract more females -- but mate less  

Older male crickets are better at getting females to live with them -- but they mate less than younger rivals once they find a partner.

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2019-05-24 10:47:29



Drug-resistant infections: If you can't beat 'em, starve 'em, scientists find  

To treat Candida albicans, a common yeast that can cause illness in those with weakened immune systems, researchers limited the fungus' access to iron, an element crucial to the organism's survival.

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2019-05-24 10:40:58



Building a better salt trap: Scientists synthesize a molecular 'cage' to trap chloride  

Researchers have synthesized a powerful new molecule to trap chloride salts. The technology has the potential to reduce its seepage into freshwater systems, which is a threat to drinkable water around the globe.

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2019-05-24 10:34:33



Hot spots in rivers that nurture salmon 'flicker on and off' in Bristol Bay region  

Chemical signatures imprinted on tiny stones that form inside the ears of fish show that two of Alaska's most productive salmon populations, and the fisheries they support, depend on the entire watershed.

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2019-05-24 10:25:43



When macrophages are deprived of oxygen  

Infected tissue has a low concentration of oxygen. The body's standard immune mechanisms, which rely on oxygen, can then only function to a limited extent. How does the immune system nevertheless manage to control bacteria under such conditions? Researchers have discovered that fewer metabolites are produced in the citric acid cycle under hypoxic conditions, leading to a reduced rate of reproduction among bacteria in macrophages.

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2019-05-24 09:38:04



Better together: human and robot co-workers  

More and more processes are being automated. Self-driving delivery vehicles are finding their way into many areas. However, an interdisciplinary research team has observed that cooperation between humans and machines can work much better than just human or just robot teams alone.

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2019-05-24 08:15:09



Shedding light on the burden of dengue in Bangladesh  

Dengue, also known as dengue fever, is a viral disease transmitted to humans by mosquitoes of the genus Aedes. The incidence of dengue is currently increasing dramatically, and it is now one of the diseases said to be re-emerging. Researchers have conducted a study to determine the burden of dengue in Bangladesh and identify key risk factors for infection.

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2019-05-24 07:13:24



Short-term use of opioids increases subjective pleasure: Risk of addiction  

As indicated by a recently published study, short-term opioid use shifts a range of emotional responses to the positive direction. This may be one of the reasons behind the onset of opioid use disorder.

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2019-05-24 06:54:09



Adding a carbon atom transforms 2D semiconducting material  

A technique that introduces carbon-hydrogen molecules into a single atomic layer of the semiconducting material tungsten disulfide dramatically changes the electronic properties of the material, according to researchers who say they can create new types of components for energy-efficient photoelectric devices and electronic circuits with this material.

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2019-05-24 06:35:08



Mathematically designed graphene has improved electrocatalytic activity  

An international research group has improved graphene's ability to catalyze the 'hydrogen evolution reaction,' which releases hydrogen as a result of passing an electronic current through water. They designed a mathematically predicted graphene electrocatalyst, and confirmed its performance using high resolution electrochemical microscopy and computational modelling.

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2019-05-24 05:51:18



Bacteria in fermented food signal the human immune system, explaining health benefits  

Researchers have discovered that humans and great apes possess a receptor on their cells that detects metabolites from bacteria commonly found in fermented foods and triggers movement of immune cells.

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2019-05-24 05:47:46



Nature inspires a novel new form of computing, using light  

Researchers have developed a simple and highly novel form of computing by shining patterned bands of light and shadow through different facets of a polymer cube and reading the combined results that emerge.

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2019-05-24 05:36:56



ALS research reveals new treatment approach  

New research on amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (AML) has revealed that a protein called membralin plays a key role in the disease process. The study suggests that membralin-boosting gene therapy is a potential therapeutic direction to treat this often deadly disease.

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2019-05-24 05:24:59



The extraordinary powers of bacteria visualized in real time  

The global spread of antibiotic resistance is a major public health issue and a priority for international microbiology research. In a new paper, researchers report on filming the process of antibiotic resistance acquisition in real time, discovering a key but unexpected player in its maintenance and spread within bacterial populations.

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2019-05-24 04:59:34



Temperature alters developing nervous system in frogs, study shows  

A new study that compared the effects of cold and warm temperatures on the development of frog eggs into larvae found that environmental temperature significantly changes how the nervous system develops.

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2019-05-24 04:58:54



The effect of sleep quality on peptic-ulcer relapse in older adults  

Poor sleep quality and peptic ulcer disease (PUD, a condition when sores known as ulcers develop on the lining of your stomach or in the first part of your small intestine) are both major public health problems that affect the physical and psychological wellbeing of older adults.

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2019-05-24 04:58:11



Crabs' camouflage tricks revealed  

Crabs from a single species rely on different camouflage techniques depending on what habitat they live in, new research shows.

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2019-05-24 04:37:09



Cancer cells are quick-change artists adapting to their environment  

New research shows that cancer cells of glioblastomas -- conspicuously aggressive solid brain tumors -- manifest developmental plasticity and their phenotypic characteristics are less constrained than believed.

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2019-05-24 04:25:37



AI and high-performance computing extend evolution to superconductors  

Researchers used the power of artificial intelligence and high-performance supercomputers to introduce and assess the impact of different configurations of defects on the performance of a superconductor.

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2019-05-24 04:25:28



Scientists discover signalling circuit boards inside body's cells  

Cells in the body are wired like computer chips to direct signals that instruct how they function, research suggests. Unlike a fixed circuit board, however, cells can rapidly rewire their communication networks to change their behavior. The discovery of this cell-wide web turns our understanding of how instructions spread around a cell on its head.

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2019-05-24 04:25:09



GRACE data contributes to understanding of climate change  

The team that led a twin satellite system launched in 2002 to take detailed measurements of the Earth, called the Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment (GRACE), reports on the contributions that their nearly two decades of data have made to our understanding of global climate patterns.

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2019-05-24 04:13:13



Presence of oral bacteria in cerebral emboli of stroke patients  

Researchers have shown for the first time that the cerebral emboli of stroke patients contain DNA from oral pathogens.

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2019-05-24 04:07:38



Exotic matter uncovered in the sun's atmosphere  

Scientists have announced a major new finding about how matter behaves in the extreme conditions of the sun's atmosphere. Their work has shed new light on the exotic but poorly understood 'fourth state of matter,' known as plasma, which could hold the key to developing safe, clean and efficient nuclear energy generators on Earth.

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2019-05-24 03:40:34



Mortality risks among pro athletes  

A first-of-its-kind comparison between elite pro athletes suggests higher overall mortality among NFL players compared with MLB players. NFL players also appear to have higher risk of dying from cardiovascular and neurodegenerative causes compared with MLB peers. The differences warrant further study of sport-specific mechanisms of disease development. Clinicians treating current and former NFL players should be vigilant about the presence of cardiovascular and neurologic symptoms and promptly t

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2019-05-24 03:39:53



Simple test can tell if you're stressed out  

Researchers have developed a new test that can easily and simply measure common stress hormones using sweat, blood, urine or saliva. Eventually, they hope to turn their ideas into a simple device that patients can use at home to monitor their health.

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2019-05-24 03:21:19



More than a protein factory: A role for ribosomes in regulating human gene expression  

Researchers have discovered a new function of ribosomes in human cells that may show the protein-making particle's role in destroying healthy mRNAs, the messages that decode DNA into protein.

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2019-05-24 03:17:59



New algorithm uses disease history to predict intensive care patients' chances of survival  

Researchers have used data on more than 230,000 intensive care patients to develop a new algorithm. Among other things, it uses disease history from the past 23 years to predict patients' chances of survival in intensive care units.

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2019-05-24 03:08:56



Initially threatened by change, people adapt to societal diversity over time  

With time, people can adapt to societal diversity and actually benefit from it, according to a new study. Those in power especially set the tone for integrating people into a new society.

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2019-05-24 02:49:51



Geometry of an electron determined for the first time  

Physicists are able to show for the first time how a single electron looks in an artificial atom. A newly developed method enables them to show the probability of an electron being present in a space. This allows improved control of electron spins, which could serve as the smallest information unit in a future quantum computer.

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2019-05-24 02:29:36



Virtual reality can spot navigation problems in early Alzheimer's disease  

Virtual reality (VR) can identify early Alzheimer's disease more accurately than 'gold standard' cognitive tests currently in use, new research suggests.

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2019-05-24 01:56:35



Did Leonardo da Vinci have ADHD?  

Leonardo da Vinci produced some of the world's most iconic art, but historical accounts show that he struggled to complete his works. New research now suggests the best explanation for Leonardo's inability to finish projects is that the great artist may have had attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).

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2019-05-24 01:56:15



Allogeneic stem cell transplantation in non-Hodgkin lymphoma: Benefit remains unclear  

Meaningful studies are lacking for certain patient groups. Disease-specific registries could help close the data gap.

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2019-05-24 01:43:10



Highly flexible high-energy textile lithium battery to cope with surging demand for wearable electronics  

Researchers have developed a highly flexible, high-energy textile lithium battery that offers more stable, durable and safe energy supply for wearable electronics with a myriad of applications, such as in healthcare monitoring, intelligent textiles, smartphones, global positioning system (GPS) tracking and Internet of Things (IoT).

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2019-05-24 01:36:01



Finding the cause of capacity loss in a metal-oxide battery material  

Scientists studying a lithium-ion battery with an iron-oxide electrode as it charged and discharged over 100 cycles found that the loss is due to a buildup of lithium oxide and decomposition of the medium through which lithium ions flow.

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2019-05-24 01:34:50



Mites and ticks are close relatives, new research shows  

Scientists have reconstructed the evolutionary history of the chelicerates, the mega-diverse group of 110,000 arthropods that includes spiders, scorpions, mites and ticks.

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2019-05-24 01:33:43



Game theory highlights power of local reporting in vaccine decisions  

Computational modeling of social networks suggests that vaccination programs are more successful in containing disease when individuals have access to local information about disease prevalence.

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2019-05-24 01:26:50



Gas vs. electric? Fuel choice affects efforts to achieve low-energy and low-impact homes  

If you want to make your home as energy-efficient and green as possible, should you use gas or electric for your heating and cooling needs?

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2019-05-23 20:57:46



Experimental fertility preservation provides hope for young men  

Testicular tissue samples obtained from 189 males who were facing procedures that could imperil fertility were cryopreserved at one university, proving the feasibility of centralized processing and freezing of testicular tissue obtained from academic medical centers scattered around the world.

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2019-05-23 20:37:07



Bringing human-like reasoning to driverless car navigation  

With aims of bringing more human-like reasoning to autonomous vehicles, researchers have created a system that uses only simple maps and visual data to enable driverless cars to navigate routes in new, complex environments.

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2019-05-23 20:36:06



Marching for climate change may sway people's beliefs and actions  

Americans have a long tradition of taking to the streets to protest or to advocate for things they believe in. New research suggests that when it comes to climate change, these marches may indeed have a positive effect on the public.

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2019-05-23 18:51:37



Obsessive-compulsive disorder research needs more focus on patients, new study asserts  

In a review of recent literature on obsessive-compulsive disorder, a researcher/practitioner writes that cognitive science is becoming further and further removed from the people those studies are supposed to help: OCD patients and the therapists who treat them.

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2019-05-23 18:28:40



Chemical juggling with three particles  

Chemists have discovered a novel mechanism in catalysis. It allows the synthesis of certain alcohols more cheaply and environmentally friendly than before. The reaction follows a previously unknown pattern in which hydrogen is split into three components in a time-coordinated manner.

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2019-05-23 18:01:27



Engineered bacteria could be missing link in energy storage  

One of the big issues with sustainable energy systems is how to store electricity that's generated from wind, solar and waves. At present, no existing technology provides large-scale storage and energy retrieval for sustainable energy at a low financial and environmental cost. Engineered electroactive microbes could be part of the solution.

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2019-05-23 17:49:43



What we think we know -- but might not -- pushes us to learn more  

Our doubts about what we think we know pique our curiosity and motivate us to learn more, according to new research.

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2019-05-23 17:28:51



A step closer to identifying cause of a blinding disease  

A recent study offers an important step in unlocking the mystery of LHON's cause. The researchers had previously showed that the cells that connect the eye to the brain were sensitive to a certain free radical, known as 'superoxide,' and hypothesized that the presence of too much superoxide was likely the cause of LHON.

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2019-05-23 17:24:26



How to enhance or suppress memories  

New research shows memories are pliable if you know which regions of the brain's hippocampus to stimulate -- a finding that could someday enable personalized treatment for people with PTSD, depression and anxiety.

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2019-05-23 17:06:58



Ecologists find bush dog, native of South America, in remote central Costa Rica  

Wildlife ecologists who are studying different conservation practices in the forests of Costa Rica recently made a startling discovery on a wildlife camera trap -- wild bush dogs documented farther north than ever before and at the highest elevation.

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2019-05-23 15:50:04



Thoughts on body image in pregnancy important indicator of emotional wellbeing  

Researchers have shown that a new way of assessing women's relationship with their bodies during pregnancy could help predict how well the mother might bond with her unborn baby and her longer-term emotional wellbeing.

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2019-05-23 15:25:51



Researchers create soft, flexible materials with enhanced properties  

Polymer chemists and engineers have developed a new methodology that can be used to create a class of stretchable polymer composites with enhanced electrical and thermal properties. These materials are promising candidates for use in soft robotics, self-healing electronics and medical devices.

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2019-05-23 15:12:53



Wild chimpanzees eat tortoises after cracking them open against tree trunks  

Researchers have observed wild chimpanzees in the Loango National Park, Gabon, eating tortoises. They describe the first observations of this potentially cultural behavior where chimpanzees hit tortoises against tree trunks until the tortoises' shells break open and then feed on the meat.

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2019-05-23 15:05:10



Climate change may make the Arctic tundra a drier landscape  

With climate change, the Arctic tundra is likely to become drier. Lakes may shrink in size and smaller lakes may even disappear according to a new study. In western Greenland, Kangerlussuaq experienced a 28% decrease in the number of smaller lakes (those less than 10,000 square meters) and a 20% decrease in total area from 1969 to 2017. Many of the lakes that had disappeared in 1969 have since become vegetated.

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2019-05-23 14:42:29



Interplay between mitochondria and nucleus may have implications for new treatment  

Mitochondria, the 'batteries' that produce our energy, interact with the cell's nucleus in subtle ways previously unseen in humans, according to new research.

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2019-05-23 14:37:59



Trace metal exposure among pregnant women living near fracking wells in Canada  

Researchers find higher concentrations of trace metals such as barium in the hair and urine of 29 pregnant women living near fracking wells in British Columbia, Canada.

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2019-05-23 13:49:14



Egyptian fruit bats trade food for sex  

A new study finds that female Egyptian fruit bats form bonds with particular male bats to exchange mating for nourishment.

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2019-05-23 13:04:31



Targeting key gene could help lead to Down syndrome treatment  

Targeting a key gene before birth could someday help lead to a treatment for Down syndrome by reversing abnormal embryonic brain development and improving cognitive function after birth, according to a new study.

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2019-05-23 13:02:18



Dissolving protein traffic jam at the entrance of mitochondria  

Researchers have discovered a novel mechanism that ensures obstacle-free protein traffic into the powerhouse of the cell.

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2019-05-23 12:53:42



How plant cells neutralize the potential for self-harm  

Photosynthesis makes our atmosphere oxygen-rich and forms the bedrock of our food supply. But under changing or stressful environmental conditions, the photosynthetic process can become unbalanced, resulting in an excess of highly reactive oxygen molecules that could cause cellular damage if they aren't neutralized. New work explores how the photosynthetic algae Chlamydomonas shields itself from this potential danger.

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2019-05-23 12:51:34



Producing electricity at estuaries using light and osmosis  

Researchers are working on a technology to exploit osmotic energy -- a source of power that's naturally available at estuaries, where fresh water comes into contact with seawater. In a laboratory experiment, the team reproduced the real-world conditions that occur where rivers meet the sea (pH and salt concentration) and showed that, by shining light on a system comprising salt, water and a membrane three atoms thick, it was possible to optimize electricity production.

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2019-05-23 12:29:32



Skin patch shows promise for children with milk-induced eosinophilic esophagitis  

A new study finds that a skin patch may be useful in treating children with a painful, chronic condition called eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE) triggered by milk. Among 20 children with EoE who wore Viaskin Milk -- a skin patch measuring just over an inch long containing trace amounts of milk protein -- nine saw an improvement in their symptoms and normalization of their biopsies after 11 months.

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2019-05-23 12:18:47



Measuring methane from coal and gas in Pennsylvania informative  

While methane pollution caused by natural gas production in Pennsylvania is underestimated by the US Environmental Protection Agency, natural gas still has half the carbon footprint of underground coal mining, according to an international team of researchers.

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2019-05-23 12:13:18



On Mars, sands shift to a different drum  

In the most detailed analysis of how sands move around on Mars, a team of planetary scientists has found that processes not involved in controlling sand movement on Earth play major roles on Mars.

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2019-05-23 11:42:57



A 'crisper' method for gene editing in fungi  

A team of researchers has recently established a series of novel strategies to increase the efficiency of targeted gene disruption and new gene 'introduction' using the CRISPR/Cas9 system in the rice blast fungus Pyricularia (Magnaporthe) oryzae.

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2019-05-23 11:29:42



Spanish flu may have lingered two years before 1918 outbreak and vaccine could have treated it  

The most severe pandemic in recent history, killing some 50 million people worldwide, the Spanish influenza, may have emerged up to two years earlier than previously believed. And, according to a new and influential study, its early manifestation was ignored at the time as a 'minor infection.'

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2019-05-23 11:11:17



Light and nanotechnology prevent bacterial infections on medical implants  

A new study reports on a new technique that could prevent bacterial contamination and infection in medical implants by using light combined with gold nanoparticles.

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2019-05-23 10:56:20



Melting small glaciers could add 10 inches to sea levels  

A new review of glacier research data paints a picture of a future planet with a lot less ice and a lot more water.

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2019-05-23 10:46:25



Defects in heart valve cilia during fetal development cause mitral valve prolapse  

Genetic mutations in heart valve cells of the developing fetus lead to mitral valve prolapse, report a global collaborative of researchers. These mutations or genetic variations cause defects in antenna-like cellular structures called primary cilia. This finding of a developmental cause for the disease highlights the importance of early intervention and may lead to the rethinking of treatment guidelines.

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2019-05-23 10:34:29



Early antiretroviral treatment may preserve key immune responses to HIV  

Investigators have found that instituting combination antiretroviral treatment at the earliest stages of HIV infection may allow the generation of functional CD8 'killer' T cells and preservation of the CD4 helper T cells that are the virus's primary target.

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2019-05-23 10:04:56



The healing power of fish skin for a dog named Stella  

Veterinarians used a creative approach to treat the burns of Stella, a 1-year-old Rottweiler puppy, who escaped a house fire. Smoke inhalation prohibited Stella from being sedated for skin grafts, so the team used cod fish skins to help heal Stella's burns. This successful treatment could help other animals.

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2019-05-23 09:30:14



Seeing inside superfog  

High humidity and plant moisture combine with cold air and smoke from burning vegetation to form particularly dense fog, but researchers can't predict when.

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2019-05-23 08:59:53



Women are less likely than men to be diagnosed with minor stroke  

A new study find women experiencing a minor stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA) are less likely to be diagnosed with a stroke compared to men -- even though they describe similar symptoms in emergency departments.

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2019-05-23 08:41:20



Keep your placenta healthy by exercising while pregnant  

New research found a possible explanation for the benefits of maternal exercise on fetal development, in obese mothers: it's down to improved placental function, which prevents the fetus from growing too big, and also better metabolism in the mothers.

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2019-05-23 08:13:52



Variation of FTO gene linked to weight gain and obesity in children  

Researchers have discovered that children who do not have obesity, but who are at risk for the chronic disease due to a common genetic variant eat more, according to a new study.

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2019-05-23 08:06:17



New understanding of how cells form tunnels may help in treating wounds, tumors  

A simple slice of the finger sends a complex series of interactions between types of cells into motion. Two types of cells in particular, called macrophages and fibroblasts, work together to clean up and repair the fibers destroyed by the cut.

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2019-05-23 07:48:06



Function of liver cancer genes in mini-organs  

Researchers have developed a human model in which they use organoids, or mini organs, to study the function of specific genes that are mutated in liver cancer. Using this method, they have found that mutations in BAP1, a gene commonly mutated in liver cancer, changes the behavior of the cells, which may make them more likely to be invasive.

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2019-05-23 07:08:42



Evolution and diversity of Leptospira bacteria  

Leptospirosis is an emerging zoonotic disease that affects more than one million people around the world each year. Researchers have now sequenced the genomes of Leptospira collected from environments around the globe and revealed 30 new species and new patterns of species diversity.

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2019-05-23 05:47:18



Creativity: A question of impulsiveness  

How can employees' working time be organized so as to enable them to perform in the best possible way when completing both creative and routine tasks? Economists investigated this question and made a surprising discovery. Which working model works best depends on employees' impulsiveness.

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2019-05-23 05:37:03



Plant stem cells require low oxygen levels  

New research reveals that low oxygen is required for proper development of plants.

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2019-05-23 05:34:46



New strategy for preventing holiday weight gain  

To avoid putting on extra pounds at the holidays, researchers have found that US adults who engage in daily self-weighing can prevent holiday weight gain.

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2019-05-23 05:30:48



Interactive quantum chemistry in virtual reality  

Scientists have used virtual reality and artificial intelligence algorithms to learn the details of chemical change.

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2019-05-23 04:29:30



Home-schoolers see no added health risks over time  

Years of home-schooling don't appear to influence the general health of children, according to a new study.

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2019-05-23 03:45:26






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