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January 10, 2020
African Grey Parrots ‘Lend a Wing’
Extending Lifespan by 500 Percent
Cancer Mortality Continues Steady Decline
Earth-Size Habitable-Zone Exoplanet Found
Jan. 9, 2020 — People and other great apes are known for their willingness to help others in need, even strangers. Now, researchers have shown for the first time that some birds — and specifically African grey … read more
Dec. 16, 2019 — Scientists have developed a new gene-therapy technique by transforming human cells into mass producers of tiny nano-sized particles full of genetic material that has the potential to reverse disease … read more
Jan. 10, 2020 — For some unlucky people, a bout of intestinal distress like traveler’s diarrhea leads to irritable bowel syndrome. Recent discoveries have given scientists a better idea of how this happens, and potential leads for new … read more
Dec. 19, 2019 — Astronomers have observed reservoirs of cool gas around some of the earliest galaxies in the universe. These gas halos are the perfect food for supermassive black holes at the center of these … read more
Dec. 19, 2019 — The Earth’s inner core is hot, under immense pressure and ‘snow’-capped, according to new research that could help scientists better understand forces that affect the entire planet. The snow is made … read more
Jan. 10, 2020 — Scientists are increasingly interested in the function of chromatin — a mix of DNA and protein within chromosomes — and its role in disease. Using mathematical modeling and optical imaging they developed themselves, researchers now have discovered how chromatin folds at the single-cell level. They found it folds into a variety of tree-like domains spaced along a chromatin backbone. These small … read more
Dec. 10, 2019 — Greenland is losing ice seven times faster than in the 1990s and is tracking the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s high-end climate warming scenario, which would see 40 million more people … read more
Dec. 16, 2019 — It’s been long been believed that different personalities align better with different jobs. Large-scale evidence now exists of the distinctive personality profiles that occur across occupations and how, using social media, they can be matched to an individual for the near-perfect … read more
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