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IMaX, an instrument developed in Spain, analyses in detail the ...

Astronomy
The Astrophysical Journal, based in the US, published a supplement of seventeen articles detailing the results of the Sunrise mission, ...

MAVEN’s top 10 discoveries at Mars

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On June 17, NASA’s MAVEN (Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution Mission) will celebrate 1,000 Earth days in orbit around the ...

19-year-olds as sedentary as 60-year-olds, study suggests

Medicine
Physical activity among children and teens is lower than previously thought, and, in another surprise finding, young adults after the ...

Secret of why jewel scarab beetles look like pure gold, ...

Biology
The secrets of why central-American jewel scarab beetles look like they are made from pure gold, has been uncovered by ...

Topical drug darkens human skin in a dish without UV

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Researchers in Boston have developed a class of small molecules that successfully penetrates and darkens human skin samples in the ...

What makes a mother risk her life to protect her ...

Biology
From birds to mammals, from fish to reptiles, the immediate reaction to an impending threat to the animal itself is ...

A plant-based diet boosts weight loss twice as effectively as ...

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WASHINGTON–All calories may not be created equal, at least when it comes to utilizing dietary patterns for weight loss. A ...

Where cigarette smoking’s damage is done… down to your DNA

Medicine
Scientists have known for decades that smoking cigarettes causes DNA damage, which leads to lung cancer. Now, for the first ...

ALMA Observes Birth Cry of a Massive Baby Star

Astronomy
An international research team used the Atacama Large Millimeter-submillimeter Array (ALMA) to determine how the enigmatic gas flow from a ...

Short duration of breastfeeding and maternal obesity linked to fatty ...

Medicine
Amsterdam, The Netherlands, June 12, 2017 – Infants who were breastfed for less than six months before starting infant formula ...