How mammary glands appeared in the course of evolution

How mammary glands appeared in the course of evolution..

Michael Adamson 15-Nov, 15:52 21 ScienceDaily

A joint team of geneticists from the University of Geneva (UNIGE) and the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (EPFL),...


West Nile virus linked to risk of shorter life span

West Nile virus linked to risk of shorter life span..

Maria Stewart 15-Nov, 15:40 40 ScienceDaily

West Nile virus may be much more deadly than previously believed, with deaths attributable to the mosquito-borne disease occurring not just...


People with Ebola may not always show symptoms

People with Ebola may not always show symptoms..

Tyler Holmes 15-Nov, 15:38 78 ScienceDaily

A year after the Ebola epidemic in West Africa, researchers from the Stanford University School of Medicine and other institutions...


The aging brain benefits from distraction

The aging brain benefits from distraction..

Andrew Martin 15-Nov, 15:38 59 ScienceDaily

As you age, you may find it more difficult to focus on certain tasks. But while distractions can be frustrating, they may not be as bad as...


Exploring gigantic volcanic eruptions that caused worldwide mass extinctions

Exploring gigantic volcanic eruptions that caused worldwide mass..

Antonio Roberts 15-Nov, 14:48 63 ScienceDaily

A paper published in Nature Communications by Virginia Tech researchers confirms a major feature in the formation of large igneous...


Consuming violent media linked to 13x surge in violent dreams

Consuming violent media linked to 13x surge in violent dreams..

William Jacobson 15-Nov, 13:54 28 ScienceDaily

The violent and sexual media you consume during the day may infiltrate your dreams at night, new research suggests. People who reported...


Hollande: US 'must respect climate commitments'

Hollande: US 'must respect climate commitments'..

Olivia Rogers 15-Nov, 13:06 34 BBC

French president Francois Hollande says that the US must respect their commitments made under the Paris Climate Agreement. Speaking at...


Theres something cool about Arctic bird poop

Theres something cool about Arctic bird poop..

Ella Flores 15-Nov, 12:18 43 ScienceNews

Seabird poop helps the Arctic keep its cool, new research suggests. The droppings release ammonia into the atmosphere, where it reacts with...


Database helps plant 'right tree for the right place'

Database helps plant 'right tree for the right place'..

William Jacobson 15-Nov, 10:06 68 BBC

German researchers have compiled a 400-species database to encourage people to plant the "right tree in the right place" in urban areas. ...


Maths sheds light on perfect cup of coffee

Maths sheds light on perfect cup of coffee..

Mary Paterson 15-Nov, 10:06 51 BBC

Mathematicians are a step closer to understanding what makes a perfect cup of coffee. Through some complex calculations, they have shone a...


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