CDC sounds alarm on STDs

CDC sounds alarm on STDs..

Mary Paterson 14-Nov, 12:54 77 ScienceNews

Three common sexually transmitted diseases reached a combined 20-year high in 2015, according to a report released October 19 by the...


New analysis boosts case for smaller proton

New analysis boosts case for smaller proton..

Kevin Allen 14-Nov, 07:04 64 ScienceNews

A spat over the size of the proton just got a bit more complicated. Measurements of the protons radius disagree, with one group of...


2016: 'Very likely' world's warmest year on record says WMO

2016: 'Very likely' world's warmest year on record says WMO..

Anna Torres 14-Nov, 06:04 40 BBC

With data from just the first nine months, scientists are 90% certain that 2016 will break the global record for the warmest year. ...


Antarctic quest to find 'oldest ice'

Antarctic quest to find 'oldest ice'..

Tyler Holmes 14-Nov, 05:08 43 BBC

Scientists set out this week to try to find the oldest ice in Antarctica. They are seeking a location where they can drill a frozen core...


Global carbon growth stalls as US coal continues to slump

Global carbon growth stalls as US coal continues to slump..

Tyler Holmes 13-Nov, 21:42 38 BBC

Declining consumption of coal in the US last year played a significant role in keeping down global emissions of carbon dioxide, according...


Popular painkiller doesnt have more heart risks than others, study claims

Popular painkiller doesnt have more heart risks than others,..

Maria Stewart 13-Nov, 21:06 88 ScienceNews

NEW ORLEANS A long-awaited study on painkillers called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, the most widely prescribed class of drugs in...


Poor diet in pregnancy, poor heart health for infants

Poor diet in pregnancy, poor heart health for infants..

Andrew Martin 11-Nov, 07:04 88 ScienceNews

Mothers who dont eat enough during pregnancy could give birth to babies with long-lasting heart problems. The results from a new study in...


Open data aims to boost food security prospects

Open data aims to boost food security prospects..

Antonio Roberts 11-Nov, 05:34 136 BBC

Rothamsted Research, a leading agricultural research institution, is attempting to make data from long-term experiments available to all. ...


UK red squirrels carry 'a form of leprosy' - scientists

UK red squirrels carry 'a form of leprosy' - scientists..

David Brooks 11-Nov, 05:34 99 BBC

British red squirrels are infected with two different strains of the bacterium that causes leprosy, according to a study. Leprosy was...


British red squirrels serve as leprosy reservoir

British red squirrels serve as leprosy reservoir..

Antonio Roberts 10-Nov, 14:16 58 ScienceNews

Leprosy has been hiding out in red squirrels in Great Britain and Ireland, though the painful and disfiguring disease hasnt been...


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