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[l] at 10/16/19 12:30pm
U.C.S.F. researchers find a gene for flourishing with less shut-eye

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[Category: Mind, Neuroscience, The Sciences, Biology]

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[l] at 10/16/19 9:45am
A small study tested the approach for treating a common bacterial infection by restoring a healthy microbiome

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[Category: Health, Medicine, The Sciences, Biology]

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[l] at 10/16/19 4:45am
Planned barriers along the Rio Grande could trap debris and send floodwaters into nearby communities

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[Category: Sustainability, Environment, Policy & Ethics]

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[l] at 10/15/19 4:45am
Researchers trapped in the central Arctic Ocean for a year prepare to unlock secrets of the region’s changing climate

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[Category: Sustainability, Climate, EARTH]

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[l] at 10/14/19 8:00am
A major U.N.-backed report says that nature on indigenous peoples’ lands is degrading less quickly than in other areas

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[Category: Sustainability, Conservation, Environment]

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[l] at 10/11/19 12:45pm
Humans have a history of status division stretching back at least 4,000 years

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[Category: Mind, Behavior & Society, The Sciences, Evolution]

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[l] at 10/10/19 12:35pm
A deficit arises in molecules needed for neurons to communicate efficiently

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[Category: Mind, Neurological Health, Neuroscience]

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[l] at 10/10/19 4:45am
Anomalous motions of stars orbiting our galaxy’s central supermassive black hole might reveal the existence of long-hypothesized tunnels through spacetime

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[Category: The Sciences, Physics, Space]

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[l] at 10/9/19 6:00am
The power packs drive mobile phones, laptops, electric cars and solar panels

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[Category: The Sciences, Chemistry]

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[l] at 10/9/19 4:45am
A new study suggests a dose of “acting extroverted” could boost your mood—but some researchers caution there is a cost to acting against type

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[Category: Mind, Behavior & Society]

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[l] at 10/8/19 5:20am
James Peebles, who helped found the field of cosmology, shares the prize with Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz, discoverers of the first exoplanet around another sunlike star

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[Category: The Sciences, Physics, Space]

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[l] at 10/8/19 4:45am
As quantum computing creeps closer, IBM successfully demonstrates a way to secure sensitive information

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[Category: Tech, Computing, Physics]

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[l] at 10/7/19 6:10am
Research by William Kaelin, Jr., Peter Ratcliffe and Gregg Semenza led the way for applications in treating anemia, cancer and other diseases

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[Category: Health, Medicine]

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[l] at 10/7/19 6:00am
Enjoy and loop on

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[Category: The Sciences, Biology, Space]

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[l] at 10/7/19 4:45am
Outlawing possession does not appear to stem the release of alligators, snakes and other problematic species

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[Category: Sustainability, Conservation]

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[l] at 10/3/19 12:00pm
In the first global estimate of its kind, researchers tally an incredible 5,600 species harvested for commercial use—and predict which ones could be next

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[Category: Sustainability, Conservation, EARTH]

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[l] at 10/3/19 4:45am
The object 2I/Borisov has the same composition as comets in the solar system, suggesting its system of origin might resemble ours

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[Category: The Sciences, Space]

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[l] at 10/1/19 4:45am
A new analysis adds to existing evidence for a racial disparity in wait times at polling places

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[Category: The Sciences, Math, Policy & Ethics]

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[l] at 9/30/19 1:15pm
A study suggests the phenomenon may have evolved from a mechanism for triggering ovulation

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[Category: Health, The Body, The Sciences, Evolution]

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[l] at 9/30/19 6:00am
Enjoy and loop on

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[Category: The Sciences, Biology]

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[l] at 9/30/19 4:45am
Approaches for boosting the body’s immune system are being tried for autoimmune and heart conditions, but it is too early to know how well they will work in people

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[Category: Health, Medicine]

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