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Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico when it struck the island as a Category 4 storm on Sept. 20.  It was a worst-case scenario storm for the island..
Created by artist Gabriel Pulecio and produced by WOW and Covalent Artists, the exhibition features a series of abstract images meant to evoke Cassini..
DES PLAINES, IL-- There is no association between prehospital advanced cardiac life support (ACLS) and survival to hospital discharge in patients suff..
BUFFALO, N.Y. -- Scientists have used satellite data to monitor underground water reserves in California's Silicon Valley, discovering that water leve..
Sleep disorders and sleep deficiency are hidden costs that affect employers across America. Seventy percent of Americans admit that they routinely get..
Universal screening of newborns for hearing loss before they leave the hospital is not enough to improve language skills of children who are deaf and ..
There is no association between prehospital advanced cardiac life support (ACLS) and survival to hospital discharge in patients suffering from out-of-..
Findings from a new multicenter, international clinical trial confirm the effectiveness of high-dose brachytherapy, or internal radiation therapy, for..
CLEVELAND--A new magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) contrast agent being tested by researchers at Case Western Reserve University not only pinpoints----..
An ancient art form has taken on new shape at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California. Origami, the Japanese tradition of paper-foldi..
The Big Bang Theory, which has held the title of television's most popular comedy for several years now, and will return for its 11th season on Monday..
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — In the parched northern Plains, where the worst drought in decades has withered crops and forced some ranchers to begin selling off..
With more than 2000 stores in 33 countries, Sephora has arguably become the ultimate destination for all things beauty-related. Founded in France in 1..
Pearls are among nature's most beautiful creations, and have been treasured for countless centuries. Beneath one's iridescent surface lies a tough and..
A new test that combines the effects of more than two dozen genetic variants, most associated by themselves with only a small risk of Alzheimer's dise..
Pearls are among nature's most beautiful creations, and have been treasured for countless centuries. Beneath one's iridescent surface lies a tough and..
New Rochelle, NY, Sept. 22, 2017 -- Researchers added a scaffold/matrix attachment region (S/MAR) to a conventional adeno-associated virus (AAV) vecto..
Tracing the history of individual cells in the developing organism can reveal functional differences among seemingly uniform cells. This knowledge is ..
Three CalTech graduate students proved through research that even brainless jellyfish also need to sleep. They discovered that a genus of jellyfish kn..
Tracing the history of individual cells in the developing organism can reveal functional differences among seemingly uniform cells. This knowledge is ..
The purpose and evolutionary origins of sleep are among the biggest mysteries in neuroscience. Every complex animal, from the humblest fruit fly to th..

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Sander Wezenberg, and PhD students Thomas van Leeuwen and Kaja Sitkowska, from the University of Groningen in the Netherlands, spoke to us about their..
Orangutans, like this one at Tanjung Puting National Park in Kalimantan, Indonesia, can also be found in the forests of Sumatra. Unfortunately, so can..
The featured speaker for the Baldwin County Drug Court Foundation's eighth annual fundraiser on Thursday night couldn't speak about drug court from pe..
Small native mammals eat more plant seeds than had been realised, and their loss to predators such as foxes and feral cats has likely caused significa..
Bottom Line: A pre-existing diagnosis of dementia was associated with increased risk of death for older patients with advanced colon cancer; however, ..
After people vote, do they think they made the right choice? When they abstain, do they regret not voting? New research by Université de Montréal poli..
New research by Université de Montréal political scientist André Blais and PhD students Fernando Feitosa and Semra Sevi answers those questions for th..
A pre-existing diagnosis of dementia was associated with increased risk of death for older patients with advanced colon cancer; however, some of the e..
It was well past midnight when Michael Abrams, Claire Bedbrook and Ravi Nath crept into the Caltech lab where they were keeping their jellyfish. They ..
A Cassiopea jellyfish rests upside-down on black sand and pulses, rhythmically contracting and relaxing its bell. At night, Cassiopea jellies pulse le..
CINCINNATI--A study led by environmental health researchers at the University of Cincinnati (UC) College of Medicine finds that children in East Liver..
MILAN – In its quest to refresh the senior management team and adopt a more digitally-minded approach, Compagnie Financiere Richemont has created the ..
A study led by environmental health researchers at the University of Cincinnati (UC) College of Medicine finds that children in East Liverpool, Ohio w..
CHAPEL HILL, NC - As the embryonic brain develops, an incredibly complex cascade of cellular events occur, starting with progenitors - the originating..
In 2009, The Daily Beast ran an article about Nicholas Cage’s spending in light of a lawsuit he brought against his former money manager, Samuel J. Le..
HRL Laboratories, LLC, has made a breakthrough in metallurgy with the announcement that researchers at the famous facility have developed a technique ..
Researchers at University of San Diego School of Medicine have developed a new tool called the San Diego Wisdom Scale (SD-WISE) to assess an individua..
Today, many cars are offering a digital gateway which hackers can misuse. Scientists at the Competence Center for IT Security at Saarland University a..
Opening up a new pathway to fight cancer, researchers at the University of Pennsylvania have found a way to target an enzyme that is crucial to tumor ..
Researchers have developed a quality control method to evaluate the pharmacological activity and potential effectiveness of different preparations of ..
An individual Ceratophrys cranwelli biting a force transducer. Leather-----glued to ends of bite bars provide a natural surface that encourages high-e..
When a fluid or a gas experiences a sudden disturbance, such as a change in pressure or elevation, it often gives rise to a phenomenon known as an und..
Data released by Stack Overflow earlier this morning suggests that obtaining a computer science degree only translates into a modest pay bump. Stack O..
For the first six minutes of the segment, “Fox & Friends” host Steve Doocy agreed enthusiastically with his guest, Mehmet Oz, better known as Dr. Oz —..
UZH researchers have taught drones how to fly using an eye-inspired camera, opening the door to them performing fast, agile maneuvers and flying in lo..
New insights into how animals spin silk could lead to new, greener ways of producing synthetic fibres, according to academics at the University of She..
A study by researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) and Harvard Medical School suggests new guidelines may be in order for evaluating and tre..
New insights into how animals spin silk could lead to new, greener ways of producing synthetic fibres, according to academics at the University of She..
Complex life, as we know it, started completely by chance, with small strands of molecules linking up, which eventually would have given them the abil..