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Consciousness is Brain’s Information-Rich Energy Field, Remarkable New 2020-10-21 15:53:55Consciousness is physically integrated, and causally active, information encoded in the brain’s global electromagnetic field, according to the c

Tubarial Glands: New Organ Discovered in Human Body 2020-10-21 13:13:05Our body contains a pair of previously overlooked and clinically relevant nasopharyngeal salivary glands, according to new research led by the Netherl

Physicists Propose New Theory on Origin of Dark 2020-10-21 12:37:01In a paper published this month in the journal Physical Review Letters, an international team of physicists described a new mechanism of dark matter p

Archaeologists Discover Cat Geoglyph at Nazca Lines Site 2020-10-21 11:03:42Archaeologists with the Nazca-Palpa Management Plan of Peru’s Ministry of Culture have discovered a 2,100-year-old figure of a relaxing feline i

OSIRIS-REx Attempts to Collect Sample of Near-Earth Asteroid 2020-10-21 09:36:32On October 20, 2020, NASA’s OSIRIS-REx (Origins, Spectral Interpretation, Resource Identification, Security, Regolith Explorer) spacecraft brief

Astronomers Find Shell Structures in Milky Way Galaxy 2020-10-20 15:14:50A team of astronomers from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, the University of Pennsylvania, Flatiron Institute, and Queen’s University has spot

Ozone Hole over Antarctica is One of Largest 2020-10-20 14:03:28The Antarctica’s ozone hole has now reached its maximum size, according to an analysis of data collected by ESA’s Copernicus Sentinel-5P s

Ancient Hittite Farmers Paid Taxes in Barley and 2020-10-20 12:36:11A team of archaeologists from the United Kingdom and Germany has carried out an archaeobotanical analysis of plant remains recovered from the 3,500-ye

New Research Provides Comprehensive Reconstruction of End-Permian Mass 2020-10-20 10:59:06The end-Permian mass extinction, also known as the Permian-Triassic extinction event and the Great Dying, is the largest mass extinction event in Eart

Milky Way’s Halo is Disk-Like and Clumpy, Study 2020-10-20 08:57:55Using X-ray data from NASA’s HaloSat minisatellite, astronomers have found that our Milky Way Galaxy is surrounded by a clumpy halo of hot gases

Physicists Demonstrate Controlled Transport of Stored Light 2020-10-19 14:59:28Controlled manipulation, storage, and retrieval of quantum information are essential for quantum communication and computing. Quantum memories for lig

215-Million-Year-Old Fossil from Greenland Sheds Light on Origin 2020-10-19 12:09:51A new genus and species of mammaliaform that lived during the Triassic period has been identified from a partial jaw with teeth found on the eastern c

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Should a COVID-19 Vaccine Be Mandatory? New! 2020-10-22 17:45:00Despite evidence that compulsory vaccination programs work, public health experts predict (surprise!) a backlash.

5G Has Arrived. What Is It and How New! 2020-10-22 16:00:00The fifth generation of wireless cellular connection is poised to usher in a new era of technology. Here's what you need to know — including wh

COVID-19 and Drug-Resistant Superbugs Are a Frightening Combination New! 2020-10-22 15:40:00Antibiotic resistance is a threat that’s lurking in the shadow of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Biodegradable Dog Poop Bags Might Be Too Good 2020-10-21 12:04:00Compostable and biodegradable dog poop bags are a load of, well, crap. Experts say there’s a difference between marketing claims and what the ba

How Old Family Fishing Photos Unlock the History 2020-10-20 18:00:00One captain’s old fishing photos grew into a citizen science project called FISHstory. Researchers hope it can teach them about the health of to

Phenibut: The Russian Cosmonaut Drug You Can Buy 2020-10-20 17:00:00Billed as safe and legal, the popular supplement has some hidden dangers.

Best Turmeric Supplements (2020) Top Turmeric Curcumin Pills 2020-10-20 01:00:00

Organifi Green Juice Review: Organic Superfood Drink Powder? 2020-10-20 01:00:00

Can Copper Cure Pain? 2020-10-18 09:00:00Arthritis sufferers swear by copper bracelets and creams. But the metal's real benefit is more than skin deep.

How T. rex Came to Rule the World 2020-10-17 15:00:00To understand how adult Tyrannosaurus rex rose to world domination, you must look at how they grew up from babies.

The Life of Genghis Khan, the Ruthless Warlord 2020-10-17 09:00:00800 years ago, a young man rose to power in Mongolia. The world would never be the same.

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Experts Tell F.D.A. It Should Gather More Safety New! 2020-10-22 20:39:58In a highly anticipated meeting of the agency’s vaccine advisory board, some said that the current guidelines, which require two months of safet

Schoolchildren Seem Unlikely to Fuel Coronavirus Surges, Scientists New! 2020-10-22 19:23:41Researchers once feared that school reopenings might spread the virus through communities. But so far there is little evidence that it’s happeni

F.D.A. Approves Remdesivir as First Drug to Treat New! 2020-10-22 18:29:55The move indicated that the drug had cleared more rigorous hurdles since it was given emergency authorization in May.

No Grumpy Old Men in the Chimp World New! 2020-10-22 14:00:09Older male chimps follow a pattern that researchers also see in humans, preferring to have positive relationships with a few good friends.

Wikipedia and W.H.O. Join to Combat Covid Misinformation New! 2020-10-22 12:01:03The health agency will license much of its material to the online encyclopedia, allowing the information to be reposted widely into almost 200 languag

These Winged Dinosaurs Hurtled Through the Trees like New! 2020-10-22 11:26:39To call it flying would be generous.

The Pandemic’s Real Toll? 300,000 Deaths, and It’s New! 2020-10-22 09:18:14A C.D.C. analysis finds that overall death rates have risen, particularly among young adults and people of color.

Video Shows NASA Probe’s Quick Landing on Asteroid 2020-10-21 23:05:34The spacecraft succeeded in pogo-sticking off the space rock, hinting that it may have been able to capture a large sample to bring back to Earth.

Purdue Pharma Pleads Guilty to Criminal Charges for 2020-10-21 20:26:16The Justice Department announced an $8 billion settlement with the company. Members of the Sackler family will pay $225 million in civil penalties but

J. Michael Lane, a General in the Rout 2020-10-21 17:27:49At the C.D.C., he waged a 13-year campaign to vanquish a deadly infectious disease that had ravaged the world for centuries. Victory came in 1977.

NASA’s OSIRIS-REX Mission Completes Quick Touch of Bennu 2020-10-21 15:28:30The spacecraft attempted to suck up rocks and dirt from the asteroid, which could aid humanity’s ability to divert one that might slam into Eart

How Nick Saban Made It to Alabama's Kickoff 2020-10-21 14:43:38Alabama’s immense resources and a newly developed Southeastern Conference policy paved the way for Saban to return to the field only days after

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Ancient Maya built sophisticated water filters New! 2020-10-22 15:17:41Ancient Maya in the once-bustling city of Tikal built sophisticated water filters using natural materials they imported from miles away, according to

Galactic archaeology New! 2020-10-22 15:17:39Computational astrophysics study modeled for the first time faint supernovae of metal-free first stars, yielding carbon-enhanced abundance patterns fo

AI detects hidden earthquakes New! 2020-10-22 14:39:39Tiny movements in Earth's outermost layer may provide a Rosetta Stone for deciphering the physics and warning signs of big quakes. New algorithms tha

Stigma impacts psychological, physical health of multiracial people New! 2020-10-22 13:47:25Policy changes can help to fight stigmas of multiracial Americans, one of the fasting growing minority groups in the United States according to a new

Humans are born with brains 'prewired' to see New! 2020-10-22 12:55:25Humans are born with a part of the brain that is prewired to be receptive to seeing words and letters, setting the stage at birth for people to learn

Individuals may legitimize hacking when angry with system New! 2020-10-22 12:55:22New research has found that when individuals feel that a system or authority is unresponsive to their demands, they are more likely to legitimize hack

Increasing sleep time after trauma could ease ill New! 2020-10-22 12:55:13Increasing the amount of time spent asleep immediately after a traumatic experience may ease any negative consequences, suggests a new study conducted

Turning streetwear into solar power plants New! 2020-10-22 12:31:23Researchers have developed a material that works like a luminescent solar concentrator and can even be applied to textiles. This opens up numerous pos

New tool can diagnose strokes with a smartphone New! 2020-10-22 12:31:20A new tool could diagnose a stroke based on abnormalities in a patient's speech ability and facial muscular movements, and with the accuracy of an em

Researchers identify how night-shift work causes internal clock New! 2020-10-22 12:31:16Night-shift workers face an increased risk of obesity and diabetes, but the underlying reason for that has been a mystery. Now, researchers have found

Are bushmeat hunters aware of zoonotic disease? Yes, New! 2020-10-22 12:31:13A recent article outlines how researchers with the measured the attitudes, practices and zoonoses awareness among community members associated with th

Toward a new staging system for prostate cancer, New! 2020-10-22 12:31:11The development and validation of a staging system for non-metastatic prostate cancer could help doctors and patients assess treatment options, as wel