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Nuclear power shutdowns won’t spike power prices

Engineering
Owners of both Three Mile Island, near Harrisburg, and Beaver Valley Nuclear Power Station, west of Pittsburgh, ...

Silence is golden when it comes to how our brains ...

Medicine
AUGUSTA, Ga. (June 18, 2018) – It’s the comparative silence between the firing spikes of neurons that ...

Site of the next major earthquake on the San Andreas ...

Geology
Boulder, Colo., USA: Many researchers hypothesize that the southern tip of the 1300-km-long San Andreas fault zone ...

Robots learn by checking in on team members

Engineering
The software and hardware needed to co-ordinate a team of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) that can communicate ...

Making mistakes while studying actually helps you learn better

Antropology
When learning something new, there are instances where trial and error helps rather than hinders, according to ...

Honey may reduce injury in children who have swallowed button ...

Medicine
Ingestion of button batteries, which are frequently found in the household setting, can rapidly lead to caustic ...

Ukrainian villages still suffering legacy of Chernobyl more than 30 ...

Ecology
Scientists from the Greenpeace Research Laboratories at the University of Exeter and the Ukrainian Institute of Agricultural ...

As mystery deepens over the cause of Alzheimer’s, a UB ...

Medicine
BUFFALO, N.Y. — For more than 20 years, much of the leading research on Alzheimer’s disease has ...

An elastic fiber filled with electrodes set to revolutionize smart ...

Engineering
It’s a whole new way of thinking about sensors. The tiny fibers developed at EPFL are made ...

Hurricanes: Stronger, slower, wetter in the future?

Ecology
Scientists have developed a detailed analysis of how 22 recent hurricanes would be different if they formed ...