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Social Stress Can Open the Door to Depression, Scientists Warn

It affects and alters your brain so much without you even noticing.

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Published: 2017-11-29 20:13 0

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The Grim History of Humans' Overhunting that Wiped Out Giant Sea Cows

A story from the massive skeleton unearthed beneath Siberian beach. Just this month, there was a rare find of an extinct megafauna's skeleton; and to...

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Published: 2017-11-29 17:13 0

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Scientists Witness a New Bird Species Evolve in the Galapagos

A new species of finch has evolved in just two years in the Galapagos, and scientists were able to observe it happen in real time. The new finch sp...

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Published: 2017-11-29 14:13 0

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Here’s How You Get Someone to Stop Listening to Music That You Hate

Is your friend, family member, or significant other’s taste in music driving you crazy? Just some tweaks in their brain can them to see--or rath...

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Published: 2017-11-29 11:13 0

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What is Space? Or, Yet Another Question That We Never Really Thought to Ask

What exactly is space, anyway? Is it made of anything? Does it have an existence independent of the things that occupy it? If you take all of the matt...

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Published: 2017-11-29 08:13 0

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How an Amazon Tribe is Saving Their Medicinal Knowledge in a 1,044-Page Book

Members of the indigenous Matsés tribe of Peru are creating a compendium of their plant lore as well as preserving “healing forests&rdquo...

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Published: 2017-11-29 05:13 0

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Longer Lives, Poorer Health?

People in the United Kingdom are living longer, but they’re spending their retirement years in poorer health than their parents and grandparents...

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Published: 2017-11-28 20:13 0

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The Kindness of Bonobos: Why “Human Decency” isn’t Unique to Humans

Bonobos are capable of being kind to complete strangers, even when there’s no benefit to it.     Is kindness a uniquely human tra...

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Published: 2017-11-19 21:31 0

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Physical Attraction isn’t All About Looks, According to Science

A pretty face isn’t the only thing that makes people attractive, scientists have found. Our voice and smell also play a significant role in phys...

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Published: 2017-11-19 18:31 0

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If Music Gives You Chills, It May be Because Your Brain is Special

If you get goosebumps when you listen to music, then it’s likely that your brain is wired differently. It also means that you have higher emotio...

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Published: 2017-11-19 11:31 0

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The Journey of a Jurassic "Sea Monster" that Led it To India

In a small village of Lodai in India, a fully intact marine dinosaur fossil that roamed the seas 150 million years ago has been recently found. The...

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Published: 2017-11-19 08:31 0

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Lab-Grown "Killer Mosquitoes": Our Hope To Eradicating the Disease They Carry?

Small but terrible. Although mosquitoes are tiny, they are dangerous, and rightfully so. As carriers of many diseases such as malaria, yellow fever,...

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Published: 2017-11-19 07:31 0

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Gluten May Not be to Blame for Non-Celiac Gluten Sensitivity

Short-chain carbohydrates, not gluten, may be what’s triggering your non-celiac gluten sensitivity. Can't have what your friends are having a...

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Published: 2017-11-19 04:31 0

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How Long Can Microorganisms Live on Mars?

Scientists have found that microorganisms can survive in the harsh surface conditions of Mars for millions of years, which is much longer than previou...

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Published: 2017-11-19 00:31 0

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Straight Outta Your Nightmares: Rare “Prehistoric” Shark with 300 Teeth Seen Off Portugal

A rarely-seen shark species that once occupied the world alongside dinosaurs--and may have inspired maritime myths of sea serpents--has been caught of...

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Published: 2017-11-18 20:31 0

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