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Friday October 19, 2018 @ 02:22:38 PM mt

50 years ago the safety of artificial sweeteners was fiercely debated




Scientists are still learning more about the health effects of chemical sweeteners
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Friday October 19, 2018 @ 02:22:32 PM mt

In a first scientists spot what may be lungs in an ancient bird fossil




Possible traces of lungs preserved with a 120-million-year-old bird fossil could represent a respiratory system similar to that of modern birds.
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Friday October 19, 2018 @ 02:22:27 PM mt

New therapies pack a triple-drug punch to treat cystic fibrosis




In testing, a triple-drug therapy significantly improved lung function in cystic fibrosis patients with the most common disease-causing mutation.
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Thursday October 18, 2018 @ 07:55:24 PM mt

More tornadoes are popping up east of the Mississippi




Tornadoes are becoming slightly less frequent in Tornado Alley, while more are touching down farther east in the United States, a study suggests.
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Thursday October 18, 2018 @ 07:55:19 PM mt

Artificial intelligence crowdsources data to speed up drug discovery




A new AI that judges whether drugs will interact with certain proteins can train on data from multiple sources while keeping that info secret.
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Wednesday October 17, 2018 @ 03:34:54 PM mt

What the electrons near-perfect roundness means for new physics




The electron remains stubbornly round, meaning we may need to build beyond the Large Hadron Collider to find physics outside of the standard model.
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Wednesday October 17, 2018 @ 03:34:49 PM mt

Dandelion seeds create a bizarre whirlpool in the air to fly




Researchers have deciphered the physics underlying dandelion flight.
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Wednesday October 17, 2018 @ 03:34:43 PM mt

These ancient mounds may not be the earliest fossils on Earth after all




A new analysis suggests that tectonics, not microbes, formed cone-shaped structures in 3.7-billion-year-old rock.
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Wednesday October 17, 2018 @ 03:34:36 PM mt

The water system that helped Angkor rise may have also brought its fall




A complex water system magnified floodings disruption of the medieval Cambodian city of Angkor.
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Tuesday October 16, 2018 @ 06:30:04 PM mt

A mysterious polio-like disease has sickened as many as 127 people in the U.S.




Medical experts are trying to trace the cause of 62 confirmed cases of acute flaccid myelitis this year.
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