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Feeding a Baby Star with a Dusty Hamburger

Astronomy
An international research team, led by Chin-Fei Lee in Academia Sinica Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics (ASIAA, Taiwan), has made ...

Fertility can hinge on swimming conditions in the uterus

More Science
PULLMAN, Wash.–For a mammal’s sperm to succeed, it must complete the swim of its life to reach and fertilize an ...

Moisture played a role in megafaunal extinctions

Paleontolgy
A new study published in the journal Nature Ecology and Evolution reveals that increased moisture levels may have been a ...

Sea scorpions: The original sea monster

Paleontolgy
Four hundred and thirty million years ago, long before the evolution of barracudas or sharks, a different kind of predator ...

Arctic river ice deposits rapidly disappearing

Ecology
WASHINGTON, DC — Climate change is causing thick ice deposits that form along Arctic rivers to melt nearly a month ...

Study shows real-world massage is effective treatment for low back ...

Medicine
INDIANAPOLIS — In the first study of its kind, researchers found real-world massage therapy to be an effective treatment for ...

Air pollution may directly cause those year-round runny noses, according ...

Medicine
Although human population studies have linked air pollution to chronic inflammation of nasal and sinus tissues, direct biological and molecular ...

Creating time crystals

Physics
Harvard physicists have created a new form of matter – dubbed a time crystal – which could offer important insights ...

Houston’s gourmet food trucks cooperate, compete to elevate group’s prestige

Antropology
HOUSTON – (April 17, 2017) – New research by management and organizational behavior experts at Rice University’s Jones Graduate School ...

ALMA Investigates ‘DeeDee,’ a Distant, Dim Member of Our Solar ...

Astronomy
Using the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA), astronomers have revealed extraordinary details about a recently discovered far-flung member of our ...