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I Took 9 Different Commercial DNA Tests and Got 6 Different Results

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How Cooperating Microbes Shaped Life on Earth

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Scientific American Content (This article and its images were originally posted on Scientific American Content November 7, 2018 at 09:03AM.) … Continue reading How Cooperating Microbes Shaped Life on Earth

In the Nucleus, Genes’ Activity Might Depend on Their Location

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Humans Should Faint Every Time We Stand Up, And Scientists Are Only Now Figuring Out What Saves Us

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to ScienceAlert (This article and its images were originally posted on ScienceAlert November 4, 2018 at 06:34AM.) This has puzzled scientists … Continue reading Humans Should Faint Every Time We Stand Up, And Scientists Are Only Now Figuring Out What Saves Us

College Athlete Dies of Rare Bacterial Illness Called ‘Forgotten Disease’

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A cure for cancer: how to kill a killer

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Incredible New Test Can Screen Your Blood For Every Single Known Bacterial Infection Simultaneously

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to ScienceAlert (This article and its images were originally posted on ScienceAlert October 27, 2018 at 10:39PM.) Each year, Americans develop … Continue reading Incredible New Test Can Screen Your Blood For Every Single Known Bacterial Infection Simultaneously

How Does Gaming Affect Your Body? We Actually Tried to Find Out

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Wired (This article and its images were originally posted on Wired October 25, 2018 at 05:51PM.) In retrospect, 1976 … Continue reading How Does Gaming Affect Your Body? We Actually Tried to Find Out

A healthy lifestyle cuts stroke risk, irrespective of genetic profile

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Because of Anti-Vaxxers, 37 People in Europe Have Died of Measles This Year

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to ScienceAlert (This article and its images were originally posted on ScienceAlert October 23, 2018 at 02:25AM.) These deaths could have … Continue reading Because of Anti-Vaxxers, 37 People in Europe Have Died of Measles This Year

Salmonella loves hydrogen peroxide – and helps your body make more of it

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Two unborn babies’ spines repaired in womb in UK surgery first

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Why “Unchangeable” Definitions of Sex Based on Genitals Are Wrong, According to Science

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to ScienceAlert (This article and its images were originally posted on ScienceAlert October 23, 2018 at 09:36PM.) That’s just not how … Continue reading Why “Unchangeable” Definitions of Sex Based on Genitals Are Wrong, According to Science

Nobody really knows what smoking pot does to your lungs

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Scientists find stem cell proliferation is controlled directly by nervous system

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Phys.org (This article and its images were originally posted on Phys.org October 17, 2018 at 02:21PM.) (Cover Image) Credit: CC0 … Continue reading Scientists find stem cell proliferation is controlled directly by nervous system

Brain-eating amoebas are spreading—and that’s just as bad as it sounds

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Popular Science (This article and its images were originally posted on Popular Science October 15, 2018 at 06:29PM.) Nothing strikes … Continue reading Brain-eating amoebas are spreading—and that’s just as bad as it sounds

Study firms up diet and depression link

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Bionic algae barrel through blood to deliver drugs

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Nature (This article and its images were originally posted on Nature October 5, 2018 at 03:29PM.) Swimming algae have been … Continue reading Bionic algae barrel through blood to deliver drugs

Traces of mystery ancient humans found lurking in our genomes

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to New Scientist (This article and its images were originally posted on New Scientist October 10, 2018 at 07:06AM.) Prehistoric humans … Continue reading Traces of mystery ancient humans found lurking in our genomes

Researchers identify gene types driving racial disparities in myeloma

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Your Environment Could Be Changing Your IQ on a Genetic Level, Study Finds

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to ScienceAlert (This article and its images were originally posted on ScienceAlert October 1, 2018 at 12:57AM.) The nature-versus-nurture argument of … Continue reading Your Environment Could Be Changing Your IQ on a Genetic Level, Study Finds

Human Immature Eggs Made From Blood Cells for the First Time

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Singularity Hub (This article and its images were originally posted on Singularity Hub October 2, 2018 at 11:06AM.) We all … Continue reading Human Immature Eggs Made From Blood Cells for the First Time

Scientists identify genetic causes of mitochondrial diseases

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Unexpected Diversity Found in 16 New Lab Mouse Genomes

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Artificial Sweeteners are Toxic to Gut Bacteria, Study Shows

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Scientists Have Connected The Brains of 3 People, Enabling Them to Share Thoughts

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to ScienceAlert (This article and its images were originally posted on ScienceAlert October 1, 2018 at 10:02PM.) Neuroscientists have successfully hooked … Continue reading Scientists Have Connected The Brains of 3 People, Enabling Them to Share Thoughts

Cancer hijacks the microbiome to glut itself on glucose

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Medical Xpress (This article and its images were originally posted on Medical Xpress September 28, 2018 at 02:30PM.) Haobin Ye, … Continue reading Cancer hijacks the microbiome to glut itself on glucose

80,000 people died of flu last winter in US

  Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Medical Xpress (This article and its images were originally posted on Medical Xpress September 26, 2018 at 04:54PM.) An … Continue reading 80,000 people died of flu last winter in US

Worn-out cells eventually stop dividing

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Rare double-headed snake found in garden in Virginia

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We Might Have Just Discovered The Missing Link Between The Brain And Gut

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to ScienceAlert (This article and its images were originally posted on ScienceAlert September 21, 2018 at 11:22PM.) New research with mice … Continue reading We Might Have Just Discovered The Missing Link Between The Brain And Gut

Scientists grow human esophagus in lab

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The brain predicts words before they are pronounced

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Chemists create circular fluorescent dyes for biological imaging

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Intestinal bacteria produce electric current from sugar

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Anti-inflammatory diet linked to reduced risk of early death

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BPA replacements in plastics cause reproductive problems in lab mice

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Hundreds of electricity-generating bacteria found, including pathogenic, probiotic and fermenting bacteria

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Phys.org (This article and its images were originally posted on Phys.org September 12, 2018 at 01:03PM.) (Cover Image) Listeria bacteria … Continue reading Hundreds of electricity-generating bacteria found, including pathogenic, probiotic and fermenting bacteria

Reproductive hormones related to how attractive a woman smells

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Mitochondria come together to kill cancer cells

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Dairy consumption linked to lower rates of cardiovascular disease and mortality

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Blood Test Can Tell What “Time” It Is Inside Your Body

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Are Digital Devices Altering Our Brains?

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Study shows medical cannabis effective in treating a wide range of health conditions

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This is how the brain forgets on purpose

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Discovering the ancient origin of cystic fibrosis, the most common genetic disease in Caucasians

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Probiotics: If you don’t just just poop them out, they may muck up your guts

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In California, Human Breath Is a Cancer Risk

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Scientists Have Detected an Entirely New Visual Phenomenon in The Human Eye

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to ScienceAlert (This article and its images were originally posted on ScienceAlert September 7, 2018 at 02:40AM.) New research suggests the … Continue reading Scientists Have Detected an Entirely New Visual Phenomenon in The Human Eye

Too Good to Be True? A Nonaddictive Opioid without Lethal Side Effects Shows Promise

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Over fifth of meat tested in UK showed unspecified animal DNA

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Cheese played a surprisingly important role in human evolution

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Globally, 1.4 billion adults at risk of disease from not doing enough physical activity

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Medical Xpress (This article and its images were originally posted on Medical Xpress September 5, 2018 at 03:46AM.) (Cover Image) … Continue reading Globally, 1.4 billion adults at risk of disease from not doing enough physical activity

Venoms to the rescue

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Marijuana Found in Breast Milk 6 Days after Use

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Scientists Have Found Secret Tunnels Between The Skull And The Brain

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Neuroscientists restore significant bladder control to five men with spinal cord injuries

More than 80 percent of the 250,000 Americans living with a spinal cord injury lose the ability to urinate voluntarily after their injury. According to a 2012 study, the desire to regain bladder control outranks even their wish to walk again.

Evolution might favor ‘survival of the laziest’

A new large-data study of fossil and extant bivalves and gastropods in the Atlantic Ocean suggests laziness might be a fruitful strategy for survival of individuals, species and even communities of species. The results have just been published in the Proceedings of the Royal Society B by a research team based at the University of Kansas.

113 Dead Sea Turtles Washed Up on a Mexico Beach, and No One Knows Why

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Gut Bacteria Enzyme Can Transform a Blood Cell’s Type

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Researchers link animosity in couples to inflammation, bacteria in bloodstream

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A Woman Had a Contact Lens Stuck in Her Eyelid For 28 Years. She Didn’t Notice It

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to ScienceAlert (This article and its images were originally posted on ScienceAlert August 14, 2018 at 11:07PM.) Contact lenses can be … Continue reading A Woman Had a Contact Lens Stuck in Her Eyelid For 28 Years. She Didn’t Notice It

We may finally know why marijuana helps people with chronic gut problems

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Popular Science (This article and its images were originally posted on Popular Science August 13, 2018 at 06:22PM.) As John … Continue reading We may finally know why marijuana helps people with chronic gut problems

Amazing New Brain Map of Every Synapse Points to the Roots of Thinking

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Singularity Hub (This article and its images were originally posted on Singularity Hub August 14, 2018 at 11:05AM.) Imagine a … Continue reading Amazing New Brain Map of Every Synapse Points to the Roots of Thinking

Study: Blue light from screens can steadily blind us

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Older adults who get physical can lower their heart disease risk

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Medical Xpress (This article and its images were originally posted on Medical Xpress August 8, 2018 at 05:02AM.) Adults in … Continue reading Older adults who get physical can lower their heart disease risk

A Soviet-Era Fox Experiment May Finally Reveal The Genes Behind Domestication

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to ScienceAlert (This article and its images were originally posted on ScienceAlert August 6, 2018 at 09:19PM.) In 1959, Soviet scientists … Continue reading A Soviet-Era Fox Experiment May Finally Reveal The Genes Behind Domestication

Your Brain Contains Magnetic Particles, and Scientists Want to Know Why

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Live Science (This article and its images were originally posted on Live Science August 8, 2018 at 11:47AM.) In a … Continue reading Your Brain Contains Magnetic Particles, and Scientists Want to Know Why

Researchers successfully transplant bioengineered lung

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Why Are Dozens of Dead Animals Washing Up on Florida Beaches?

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Researchers identify immune system mechanism that regulates inflammation

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Medical Xpress (This article and its images were originally posted on Medical Xpress July 25, 2018 at 08:20AM.) (cover image) … Continue reading Researchers identify immune system mechanism that regulates inflammation

Scientists develop ‘world first’ melanoma blood test

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UK-Based Think Tank Says Editing Human Embryos Is ‘Morally Permissible’

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Live Science (This article and its images were originally posted on Live Science July 17, 2018 at 02:28PM.) A London-based … Continue reading UK-Based Think Tank Says Editing Human Embryos Is ‘Morally Permissible’

Eating bone marrow played a key role in the evolution of the human hand

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T cell engineering breakthrough sidesteps need for viruses in gene-editing

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Human Trials Show a 30-Year-Old Heart Disease Drug Could Help Treat Type 1 Diabetes

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to ScienceAlert (This article and its images were originally posted on ScienceAlert July 11, 2018 at 03:59AM.) It’s different from all … Continue reading Human Trials Show a 30-Year-Old Heart Disease Drug Could Help Treat Type 1 Diabetes

The ‘Big Bang’ of Alzheimer’s: Scientists ID genesis of disease

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Every person has a unique brain anatomy

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Controversial CRISPR ‘gene drives’ tested in mammals for the first time

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Nature (This article and its images were originally posted on Nature July 6, 2018 at 12:04PM.) Mice are the first … Continue reading Controversial CRISPR ‘gene drives’ tested in mammals for the first time

Novel HIV vaccine candidate is safe and induces immune response in healthy adults and monkeys

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Latest Science News — ScienceDaily (This article and its images were originally posted on Latest Science News — ScienceDaily July … Continue reading Novel HIV vaccine candidate is safe and induces immune response in healthy adults and monkeys

Prostate cancer ultrasound treatment as effective as surgery or radiotherapy

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Medical Xpress (This article and its images were originally posted on Medical Xpress July 5, 2018 at 07:24AM.) The study … Continue reading Prostate cancer ultrasound treatment as effective as surgery or radiotherapy

Bacteria-powered solar cell converts light to energy, even under overcast skies

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New assay reveals biophysical properties that allow certain proteins to infect others

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Genetic study reveals genes associated with propensity for loneliness and social leanings

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Medical Xpress (This article and its images were originally posted on Medical Xpress July 5, 2018 at 09:46AM.) (Cover Image) … Continue reading Genetic study reveals genes associated with propensity for loneliness and social leanings

New form of wound healing revealed by parasitic gut worms

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Medical Xpress (This article and its images were originally posted on Medical Xpress July 4, 2018 at 07:53AM.) (Cover Image)Adult … Continue reading New form of wound healing revealed by parasitic gut worms

A next-gen EEG could bring back lost brain function

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Medical Xpress (This article and its images were originally posted on Medical Xpress June 28, 2018 at 07:21AM.) (Cover Image)Better … Continue reading A next-gen EEG could bring back lost brain function

DARPA Wants to Boost Your Body’s Defenses ― By ‘Tuning’ Your Genes

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Live Science (This article and its images were originally posted on Live Science June 27, 2018 at 04:07PM.) From vaccines … Continue reading DARPA Wants to Boost Your Body’s Defenses ― By ‘Tuning’ Your Genes

Men with aggressive prostate cancer may get new powerful drug option

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Medical Xpress (This article and its images were originally posted on Medical Xpress June 27, 2018 at 05:00PM.) (Cover Image)Micrograph … Continue reading Men with aggressive prostate cancer may get new powerful drug option

Transdifferentiation Can Create An Endless Supply of Brain Cells—And Fast

  Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Singularity Hub (This article and its images were originally posted on Singularity Hub June 26, 2018 at 11:05AM.) Cellular … Continue reading Transdifferentiation Can Create An Endless Supply of Brain Cells—And Fast

Why our brains see the world as ‘us’ versus ‘them’

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Drug protects neurons in Parkinson’s disease

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Yes, You Can See Tardigrades with a Cheap Optical Microscope

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BREAKING: Complex Organic Molecules Discovered on Enceladus For The First Time

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to ScienceAlert (This article and its images were originally posted on ScienceAlert June 27, 2018 at 01:07PM.) The plumes of salty … Continue reading BREAKING: Complex Organic Molecules Discovered on Enceladus For The First Time

A UK Teen Has Caught a Disease That Hasn’t Been Common Since The 18th Century

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to ScienceAlert (This article and its images were originally posted on ScienceAlert June 19, 2018 at 09:47PM.) Several months ago, doctors … Continue reading A UK Teen Has Caught a Disease That Hasn’t Been Common Since The 18th Century

We Have The Best Evidence Yet That Psychedelic Drugs Can Repair Broken Neural Networks

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to ScienceAlert (This article and its images were originally posted on ScienceAlert June 14, 2018 at 03:29AM.) Rewiring the brain in … Continue reading We Have The Best Evidence Yet That Psychedelic Drugs Can Repair Broken Neural Networks

Will You Catch the Flu? The Answer Could Be in Your Blood

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Live Science (This article and its images were originally posted on Live Science June 14, 2018 at 06:48AM.) During last … Continue reading Will You Catch the Flu? The Answer Could Be in Your Blood

The axolotl—nature’s miracle healer—is on the brink of extinction

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Quartz (This article and its images were originally posted on Quartz June 13, 2018 at 11:58AM.) The axolotl, or Ambystoma … Continue reading The axolotl—nature’s miracle healer—is on the brink of extinction

A New Suspect in Alzheimer’s Disease

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to RealClearScience – Homepage (This article and its images were originally posted on RealClearScience – Homepage June 6, 2018 at 12:53AM.) … Continue reading A New Suspect in Alzheimer’s Disease

A Deadly, Contagious Human Brain Protein Was Just Made in The Lab For The First Time

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to ScienceAlert (This article and its images were originally posted on ScienceAlert June 6, 2018 at 09:29PM.) This is how horror … Continue reading A Deadly, Contagious Human Brain Protein Was Just Made in The Lab For The First Time

The genes of many marine creatures are patented—and one company owns half of them

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Popular Science (This article and its images were originally posted on Popular Science June 6, 2018 at 02:58PM.) From the … Continue reading The genes of many marine creatures are patented—and one company owns half of them