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War Metaphors for Alzheimer’s may do more harm than good: researchers say

Mon, 11/07/2016 - 11:10

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Using war metaphors for conditions like Alzheimer's disease may do more harm than good, a team of researchers led by Daniel R. George of Penn State College of Medicine cautioned. 

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Too much heat in kitchen increases risk of heart disease: researchers find

Sat, 11/05/2016 - 09:41

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It may be the temperature at which food is cooked, rather than the amount of oil, which may be causing heart disease, a new study published in the journal "Nutrition" suggested.

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Supermassive black hole screaming through space at speed of 2,000mph: research

Sat, 11/05/2016 - 07:36

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A supermassive black hole is screaming through space at a speed of 2,000 miles per second (mph) and it will likely never stop, a team of American astronomers estimated.

According to astronomers, including one from CU Boulder, millions of years ago, the black hole B3 1715+425 had been comfortably gulping down stars and deadly x-rays at the center of a distant galaxy.

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Additional hour of sleep can disrupt normal sleep patterns

Fri, 11/04/2016 - 10:35

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Americans will need to set back their clocks by one hour this Sunday as daylight saving time comes to an end, allowing people to have an additional hour of sleep.

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World’s largest space telescope JWST is complete: NASA

Thu, 11/03/2016 - 07:47

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The James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) is complete and it will likely be launched within next couple of years, the National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA) announced on Wednesday, Nov. 2.

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Researchers create high resolution map of brine pool off coast of New Orleans

Wed, 11/02/2016 - 07:20

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A team of researchers has created a high resolution map of the area that is believed to be one of the oddest as well as deadliest places on Earth -- the bottomless 'jacuzzi of death or despair' in the Gulf of Mexico.

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Washington boy hospitalized with mystery paralysis dies

Tue, 11/01/2016 - 11:17

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The Washington Department of Health has confirmed that the 6-year-old Bellingham boy with mystery paralysis who was recently admitted to Seattle Children's Hospital has died.

The kid, identified as Daniel Ramirez, was hospitalized on 15th of October after he developed symptoms like drooling, slurred speech, pain in one of his legs and incontinence.

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SpaceX hopes Falcon 9 launches to resume soon

Tue, 11/01/2016 - 08:08

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SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket is expected to return to service soon as investigators probing the Sept. 1 explosion of the commercial booster have apparently identified the root cause of the upsetting explosion.

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