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Preventing Menopausal Depression with Hormone Replacement Therapy

Why treat the disorder when you can prevent its onset? It is no secret that some menopausal women can undergo depression when going through such st...

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Published: 2018-01-16 11:06 0

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Wanna See The Arid Sahara Covered in Snow?

Now, that's one rare snowfall blankets. Who wouldn't have known how hot, dry, and generally inhospitable Sahara Desert is? Famous to be covered it sa...

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Published: 2018-01-16 08:06 0

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Did You Know that Narcissists Actually Follow Fellow Narcissists on Instagram?

Sad to say, those who post Instagram selfies are more likely to follow 'arrogant' and 'attention-seeking' users. A study on 276 adult Instagram use...

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Published: 2018-01-16 03:06 0

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Magic Mushrooms in Treating Depression? Here's What You Still Don't Know

Not convinced? You better read on. Scientists from Imperial College London, UK, asked 20 patients with moderate to severe depression to have two th...

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Published: 2018-01-15 22:06 0

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The Eerily Earth-Like Surface of Titan

The surface of Titan looks remarkably like that of Earth’s, with features like cliffs and lakes. Does this mean that if Titan can indeed host li...

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Published: 2018-01-15 17:06 0

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Humpback Whale “Saves” Marine Biologist From Tiger Shark

Video footage shows a humpback whale seemingly pushing marine biologist Nan Hauser away from an approaching tiger shark and into safety. The whale...

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Published: 2018-01-15 14:06 0

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The Ancient Mouth Harp That Still Makes Music

Deep in the Altai Mountains in Russia, archaeologists found a 1,700-year-old mouth harp that was still capable of making sound. A 1,700-year-old mo...

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Published: 2018-01-15 09:06 0

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This Gymnast is “Allergic to Everything”—Even Her Own Hair

A 22-year-old gymnast has a rare and bizarre disorder that has rendered her allergic to just about everything, including her own tears and her own gro...

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Published: 2018-01-15 04:06 0

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Alien Megastructure Star is Just Like Any Other Star, Albeit a Little Weirder

An alien megastructure isn’t what’s causing Tabby Star’s bizaare fluctuations in brightness. It turns out that the real reason is ac...

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Published: 2018-01-14 23:06 0

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Strange Deep Space Signals Have a Strange Source as Well

The influx of short bursts of radio signals has been baffling astronomers for years. However, a team of researchers may have finally found the source...

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Published: 2018-01-14 20:06 0

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Edward Snowden Will Keep Your Secrets Safe With a New Phone App

Edward Snowden is a traitor or a hero, depending on which side you’re on. Something that isn’t subjective, however, is the fact that he&rs...

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Published: 2018-01-10 19:11 0

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There’s a Surprising Lot More to Plants Than We Realize

Plants can make decisions and learn, which is pretty impressive for organisms that don’t have a brain. Scientists have now gained more insight i...

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Published: 2018-01-10 16:11 0

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The Oldest Known Wild Bird Becomes a Mother Again at Age 67

Wisdom the 67-year-old Laysan albatross is not only still alive and kicking, she’s also alive and laying. Wisdom tends to her chick, Kukini;...

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Published: 2018-01-10 13:11 0

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Naked Bacon: The Bacon Type That Won’t Increase Your Cancer Risk With Every Breakfast

Bacon is so good it’s almost deadly—and in a certain way, it is. However, a new kind of nitrate-free bacon can keep all that’s good...

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Published: 2018-01-10 10:11 0

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Adored Fur Seal Survives Risky Never-Before-Tried Brain Surgery

A beloved fur seal named Ziggy Star has survived a risky form of brain surgery—the first of its kind. In spite of the uncertainty, however, Zigg...

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Published: 2018-01-10 07:11 0

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