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The biological process in living cells that creates proteins resembles ...

Biology
Proteins begin life as long strings of amino acids that must fold into the three-dimensional shape prescribed for their particular ...

Learning a visual-spatial language improves peripheral vision among hearing adults

Medicine
Learning a visual-spatial language such as British Sign Language improves peripheral vision among hearing adults, a new study shows. “We were ...

Early predictors of anxiety and depression may be evident in ...

Medicine
Early predictors of anxiety and depression may be evident in the brain even at birth, new research suggests. Analyzing brain ...

Human stem cells hunt down and kill brain cancer

Medicine
In a rapid-fire series of breakthroughs in just under a year, researchers have made another advance in the development of ...

Did the Little Ice Age starve the Mississippians?

EcologyMore Science
A vibrant Native-American agrarian culture stretched from the Ohio River Valley to the Mississippi River Valley in the two centuries before Europeans ...