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Sunday December 16, 2018 @ 09:15:52 AM mt

Sometimes a failure to replicate a study isnt a failure at all




Ego depletion is one of the most well-known concepts in social psychology. A recent study cant confirm an old one showing it exists. Who is right? Probably everyone.
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Friday December 14, 2018 @ 01:17:35 PM mt

Counting the breaths of wild porpoises reveals their revved-up metabolism




A new method tracks harbor porpoises breathing to collect rare information on the energy needs of the marine mammals.
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Friday December 14, 2018 @ 12:10:28 PM mt

Endangered northern bettongs arent picky truffle eaters




Without the northern bettong, the variety of Australias truffle-producing fungi could take a hit, a new study finds.
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Friday December 14, 2018 @ 12:10:20 PM mt

New research may upend what we know about how tornadoes form




New data on the birth of tornadoes suggest that the twisters dont form from the top down.
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Friday December 14, 2018 @ 04:06:30 AM mt

Counting the breaths of wild porpoises reveal their revved-up metabolism




A new method tracks harbor porpoises breathing to collect rare information on the energy needs of the marine mammals.
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Thursday December 13, 2018 @ 01:37:30 PM mt

Big data reveals hints of how when and where mental disorders start




The first wave of data from the PsychENCODE project holds new clues to how and when psychiatric diseases such as schizophrenia emerge.
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Thursday December 13, 2018 @ 12:34:50 PM mt

Heres a rare way that an Alzheimers protein can spread




Amyloid-beta found in vials of growth hormone can move from brain to brain, a mouse study shows.
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Thursday December 13, 2018 @ 12:34:43 PM mt

Corn domestication took some unexpected twists and turns




A DNA study challenges the idea people fully tamed maize in Mexico before the plant spread.
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Thursday December 13, 2018 @ 06:30:39 AM mt

50 years ago armadillos hinted that DNA wasnt destiny




Nine-banded armadillos have identical quadruplets. But the youngsters arent identical enough, and scientists 50 years ago could not figure out why.
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Wednesday December 12, 2018 @ 05:00:18 PM mt

The Parker Solar Probe takes its first up-close look at the sun




NASAs Parker Solar Probe survived its first encounter with the sun and is sending data back to Earth.
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