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Rush hour pollution may be more dangerous than you think

Ecology
DURHAM, N.C. — The first in-car measurements of exposure to pollutants that cause oxidative stress during rush hour commutes has ...

First light for MEGARA instrument on the Gran Telescopio Canarias

Astronomy
The first light for MEGARA, the new instrument on the Gran Telescopio Canarias (GTC), will allow the study of the ...

North American monsoon storms fewer but more extreme

Ecology
Monsoon season now brings more extreme wind and rain to central and southwestern Arizona than in the past, according to ...

Similar improvements between speech language therapy delivered online and in-person

Medicine
Telerehabilitation helps healthcare professionals reach more patients in need, but some worry it doesn’t offer the same quality of care ...

Opioids and obesity, not ‘despair deaths,’ raising mortality rates for ...

Antropology
Drug-related deaths among middle-aged white men increased more than 25-fold between 1980 and 2014, with the bulk of that spike ...

A changing society — 100 is the new 80

Antropology
When it comes to aging successfully and remaining in good health, are centenarians the perfect role models? Or is extreme ...

High-fat ice cream may not necessarily mean tastier ice cream

Medicine
Even though ice cream connoisseurs may insist that ice cream with more fat tastes better, a team of Penn State ...

Working at ‘breastaurants’ damaging to women’s mental health

Antropology
 Women who work in restaurants that require their bodies to be on display through revealing uniforms may experience higher levels ...

The last survivors on Earth

EcologyMore Science
The world’s most indestructible species, the tardigrade, an eight-legged micro-animal, also known as the water bear, will survive until the ...

Diet rich in tomatoes cuts skin cancer in half in ...

Medicine
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Daily tomato consumption appeared to cut the development of skin cancer tumors by half in a mouse ...