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2022
July
27,
2022
| 15:39 PM America/New_York
New research has advanced COVID-19 vaccine work in several ways: using a modified live attenuated mumps virus for delivery, showing that a more stable coronavirus spike protein stimulates a stronger immune response, and suggesting a dose up the nose ...
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July
22,
2022
| 07:59 AM America/New_York
Researchers have successfully tested a device that may one day use the chemical biomarkers in sweat to detect changes in a person’s health. ...
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July
21,
2022
| 11:00 AM America/New_York
Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, scientists and health authorities have relied on contact-tracing technologies to help manage the spread of the virus. ...
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July
19,
2022
| 09:08 AM America/New_York
Scientists investigating the growth of arctic vegetation have found that seed dispersal and fire will slow its land expansion in the long term, despite more favorable conditions from a warming planet....
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July
18,
2022
| 07:04 AM America/New_York
A new national study shows which Americans are least likely to be prepared to take necessary actions when faced with disasters such as hurricanes, floods and wildfires....
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July
14,
2022
| 11:42 AM America/New_York
The high heat and low water conditions produced by global warming weaken pine trees’ resistance to disease by hindering their ability to mount an effective defense at the same time that pathogenic fungi in their tissues become more aggressive, new re...
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July
11,
2022
| 15:04 PM America/New_York
The same four factors that explain how people change their beliefs on a variety of issues can account for the recent rise in anti-science attitudes, a new review suggests....
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June
30,
2022
| 11:03 AM America/New_York
NOAA and its research partners are forecasting that western Lake Erie will experience a smaller than average harmful algal bloom (HAB) this summer, which would make it less severe than 2021 and more akin to what was seen in the lake in 2020....
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June
29,
2022
| 11:30 AM America/New_York
There comes a time in many a university scientist’s life when discoveries confined to the lab are ready to reach a wider audience – when a new product or technology has shown in tests that it would provide a meaningful benefit to society....
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June
28,
2022
| 11:00 AM America/New_York
Brandi Wooten wanted to be a Tillman Scholar so badly that she applied to the program twice. After her first application was rejected, she reached out to former scholars for their input on her application....
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June
22,
2022
| 14:00 PM America/New_York
Allowing fights among players in the National Hockey Leagues does not deter greater violence in the modern game, according to a new study....
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June
20,
2022
| 11:04 AM America/New_York
Frog-eating bats trained by researchers to associate a phone ringtone with a tasty treat were able to remember what they learned for up to four years in the wild, new research has found....
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June
17,
2022
| 09:11 AM America/New_York
Researchers used mice to develop a mathematical model of a myocardial infarction, popularly known as a heart attack....
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June
13,
2022
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
Scientists have reported good news on the pandemic preparedness front: A cocktail of four manufactured antibodies is effective at neutralizing a virus from the Henipavirus family, a group of pathogens considered to be a global biosecurity threat....
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June
08,
2022
| 07:44 AM America/New_York
When fathers in economically struggling families show symptoms of depression, the effects may be particularly damaging to the couple’s relationship, a new study suggests....
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June
07,
2022
| 08:00 AM America/New_York
Using a combination of drones and machine learning techniques, researchers from The Ohio State University have recently developed a novel method for determining crop health and used it to create a new tool that may aid future farmers....
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June
01,
2022
| 08:30 AM America/New_York
Blocking an immune response-related enzyme holds promise in preventing or treating severe COVID-19 symptoms by reducing inflammation, tissue injury and blood clots in the lungs, new research in mice suggests....
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May
31,
2022
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
Ohio State University astronomers have identified about 116,000 new variable stars, according to a new paper. ...
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May
19,
2022
| 14:18 PM America/New_York
A family of proteins that have a role in ensuring many types of cells move and maintain their shape may promote disease when they act like workaholics and disrupt the cellular environment, new research suggests....
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May
18,
2022
| 17:02 PM America/New_York
A COVID-19 booster shot will provide strong and broad antibody protection against the range of omicron sublineage variants of the SARS-CoV-2 virus in circulation, two new studies using serum from human blood samples suggest....
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May
12,
2022
| 15:59 PM America/New_York
Earth’s oceans are home to some of the most diverse ecosystems on the planet, but warming temperatures are causing many marine animals, including coral, to die out. ...
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May
05,
2022
| 12:00 PM America/New_York
As medicine continues to embrace machine learning, a new study suggests how scientists may use artificial intelligence to predict how cancer may affect the probability of fractures along the spinal column. ...
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May
03,
2022
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
What do gunpowder, penicillin and Teflon all have in common? They were inventions that took the world by storm, but they were all created by complete accident. ...
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May
02,
2022
| 08:30 AM America/New_York
New research in mice raises the prospects for development of post-concussion therapies that could ward off cognitive decline and depression, two common conditions among people who have experienced a moderate traumatic brain injury....
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April
29,
2022
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
Scientists have taken the first step to creating the next generation of wearable health monitors.  ...
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April
26,
2022
| 15:37 PM America/New_York
A new study in breast cancer survivors has found that chemotherapy, while a critical part of breast cancer therapy, may also have some lasting dampening effects on natural immunity, but moderate fitness improvements can offer some protection against ...
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April
22,
2022
| 14:00 PM America/New_York
Federal funding for biomedical research has a “ripple effect” of stimulating new studies even beyond the original purposes of a grant and may provide unexpected benefits, a new study suggests....
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April
18,
2022
| 14:54 PM America/New_York
Before being accidentally introduced to the New World by the 16th century slave trade, the yellow fever mosquito was a species native only to Africa....
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April
18,
2022
| 10:49 AM America/New_York
A small preliminary study suggests people may not be comfortable with AI companions that look and talk too much like real humans....
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April
13,
2022
| 07:36 AM America/New_York
Right from birth, human brains are organized into networks that support mental functions such as vision and attention, a new study shows....
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