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TRENDING NEWS RELEASES
NEWS RELEASES BY SUBJECT
MEDICINE & HEALTH
1-2 caffeinated drinks not linked with higher risk of migraines; 3+ may trigger them
Too much coffee raises the odds of triggering a migraine headache
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Despite habitat protection, endangered owls decline in Mount Rainier National Park
Fungi living in cattail roots could improve our picture of ancient ecoystems
TECH & ENGINEERING
This designer clothing lets users turn on electronics while turning away bacteria
Researchers develop method to automatically estimate rooftop solar potential
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SOCIAL & BEHAVIOR
Fast-food availability near commute route linked to BMI
Right or left, Americans value hard work to achieve success
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CHEMISTRY & PHYSICS
New synthesis method opens up possibilities for organic electronics
Scientists reveal key insights into emerging water purification technology
More Chemistry & Physics
Permian lizard-like animal suffered from a bone condition similar to Paget’s disease
Wits University PhD student discovers new species of early dinosaur
SPACE & PLANETARY
Where in the universe can you find a black hole nursery?
Dark matter may be older than the big bang, study suggests
More Space & Planetary
Study raises concerns about prevalent orchid viruses
Cover crops, compost and carbon
Depleted seamounts near Hawaii recovering after decades of federal protection
A marine microbe could play increasingly important role in regulating climate
More Earth Science
How the Pacific Ocean influences long-term drought in the Southwestern US
Hotter, wetter, dryer: WVU research forecasts an uptick in extreme weather, temperatures
More Atmospheric Science
Reconstructing histological slices into 3D images
Magnetic plasma pulses excited by UK-size swirls in the solar atmosphere
The MIT Press releases a major report on all available open-source publishing software
A growth mindset intervention can change students’ grades if school culture is supportive
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
Over-sensationalized scandal can actually be a job saver for strong performing leader
Cooperation with high status individuals may increase one’s own status
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POLICY & ETHICS
UTA study: Urban sprawl creates food deserts
Police use of fatal force is identified as a leading cause of death in young men
More Policy & Ethics
BUSINESS, INNOVATION & SOCIETY ANNOUCEMENTS
Kinsey Institute launches effort to collect data on sexual assault, aggression
Increased CMS reimbursements for new antibiotics represents progress in attention to AMR
More Business, Innovation & Society
USC researchers awarded $12.5M grant for craniofacial research
Researchers to study physics of underwater walking
Congressman John Yarmuth selected as 2019 ESA Regional Policy Award Winner
Children’s Hospital Colorado celebrates 25 years of blood and marrow transplant program
Seventh edition of APA’S best-selling publication manual to publish in October with a 700,000 first
History of reproductive technology outlined in new book by Rutgers-Camden scholar
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