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There May Soon be A Treatment for People Who Suffers Muscular Dystrophy

Thanks to a successful trial on the man's bestfriend. Duchenne muscular dystrophy is a genetic disorder on which the production of dystrophin-...

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Published: 2017-08-05 16:25 0

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A Modern Day Cure for The "Disease" Called Sexual Assault--A Smart Sticker

"They say 1 in 10, 1 in 6, 1 in 3 women will be raped or sexually abused in her lifetime." -Sierra Demulder Sexual assault of any kind seems like a...

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Published: 2017-07-26 22:17 0

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It's Not Really Entirely Goodbye for MS Paint, Microsoft Said

So stop mourning for your favorite art-making software's death. Half of the internet users died a little as an official post of Microsoft showed al...

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Published: 2017-07-27 03:17 0

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Turns Out a Huge Majority of Women Doesn't Regret Having Abortion

While it is easy to assume that women get to have a certain emotional problem when it comes to abortion, a new study found that about ninety-five perc...

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Published: 2017-07-28 04:17 0

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A Hope for the Memories Lost to Alzheimer's: The Re-Awakening of Neurons

Alzheimer's disease has long been known to completely erase memories as the condition destroys the neurons where these are stored. However, a new st...

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Published: 2017-07-28 09:17 0

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Mothers-to-be, Language Development Starts Even Before Birth!

Remember those moments when you gently caress that big bump in your tummy while you whisper words to your baby and feel like their actually hearing...

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Published: 2017-07-28 12:17 0

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HIV Patients, You Might Want to Switch to Monthly Injections Instead of Your Daily Pills

It may not be the cure but it's still a big help anyway. Time to say goodbye to daily pills? Well, researchers at the University of North Carolina...

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Published: 2017-07-28 17:17 0

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You Wouldn't Believe How Good AI Photographers Are!

Take a good look at this picture. Beautiful, isn’t it? Well, you've got an AI to thank for that. With works like the Poet on the Shore, arti...

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Published: 2017-07-29 12:17 0

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Did You Know that Our Eardrums Hear What Our Eyes Look At?

Yep, that's right. Our eardrums apparently move to shift our hearing in sync with our eyes! Jennifer Groh of the Duke University in Durham, North Car...

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Published: 2017-07-29 17:17 0

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Staying Inside the Car Won't Keep You from Breathing In Deadly Chemicals, Experts Say

While we raise our windows when stuck in traffic to avoid breathing those deadly chemicals from the fumes released by the vehicle’s exhaust, a r...

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Published: 2017-07-29 20:17 0

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Better Boats and Autonomous Vehicles with Tuna's Hydraulic System

That delicious Pacific bluefin tuna in your plate have much more use than filling your grumbling stomach. Pacific bluefin tuna, ocean's tasty citiz...

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Published: 2017-07-30 01:17 0

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The Modern Day Cookbook: Take A Photo and Grab the Recipe

Gone are the days when you just stare at a food in the restaurant or Instagram and just silently wish you have the recipe. When you look at a dish...

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Published: 2017-07-23 19:17 0

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An Automaton's Works of Art: Poems by the Shore

"Medicine, law, business, engineering, these are noble pursuits and necessary to sustain life. But poetry, beauty, romance, love, these are what we...

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Published: 2017-07-23 22:17 0

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Dipped, Hung and Baked: New Fireproof Plastic Is Designed After Mother-Of-Pearl!

Nacre, also known as mother-of-pearl, makes up the outer coating of pearls. It can also be found on the inner shell layer of some molluscs. It&rsquo...

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Published: 2017-07-24 10:17 0

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A Louder Voice: Gloves that Automatically Convert Sign Language to Text

American Sign Language (ASL) is the predominant sign language of deaf communities in the United States and Canada. It has helped deaf people communica...

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Published: 2017-07-24 13:17 0

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Turns Out You Can Actually Outrun The Mighty T. rex

Remember the scene from the movie Jurassic Park when the T. Rex chases the protagonists from a running jeep? Well, we might consider it truly fictiona...

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Published: 2017-07-24 16:17 0

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Want to Have a Good Sleep? Experts Say Just Have a Strong Sense of Purpose

A good night's sleep is a critical part of one's development--there's no question on that. Not only will it improve memory, creativity  and focus...

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Published: 2017-07-24 19:17 0

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"Iceberg, Right Ahead!" One of Antarctica’s Biggest Icebergs just Broke Off from its Ice Shelf

If the Titanic collapsed because of crashing on a small iceberg, seamen should really keep an eye from now on as an iceberg half the size of Jamaica j...

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Published: 2017-07-25 13:17 0

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This First Ever 3D-Printed Soft Artificial Heart May Lead to a Much Improved Heart Prosthetic

Heart disease is still one of the most debilitating illnesses today. In the United States alone, 600,000 people die every year because of this. But...

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Published: 2017-07-25 16:17 0

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This Fabric may Look Soft and Weak But Its Amazing Strength Can Revolutionize Joint Replacements!

Who would've known that if you mix a certain material found in both contact lenses and jellos, together with fiber glass fabric, you'd be able to crea...

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Published: 2017-07-21 17:04 0

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Small and Terrific: We may be able to Learn a Lot From Ants' Collective Intelligence

Remember your childhood movie "Antz"? There, we were able to explore the world of, well, ants and see them create brilliant things like when they made...

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Published: 2017-07-21 22:04 0

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Chairless Chair: A Chair Literally Without a Physical Chair. But How's that Possible?

Just a wide imagination and some flexible exoskeletons! Exoskeletons or frames worn outside the human body are usually used to help people with lim...

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Published: 2017-07-20 12:04 0

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We Now Have The First Global Calculation of the Amount of Plastic Earth is Choking On

And it is definitely not pretty. Quick question: Who among you knows somebody, even just a single person, who has never used plastic--ever--in his/...

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Published: 2017-07-20 15:04 0

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Should AI for Autonomous Cars Learn from Humans when Faced with the Life and Death Decision?

What should a self-driving car do if it was faced with the choice between crashing five people on one side and just one person on the other? How sho...

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Published: 2017-07-20 18:04 0

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Quokkas, The "World's Happiest Animal", are Considered Vulnerable to Extinction

But this man's selfie with one, who appeared to be smiling, may have been a big helping hand. The photo went viral and has attracted a lot of peopl...

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Published: 2017-07-20 21:04 0

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Here's an Upgrade of Your Solar Panels--Better and More Efficient with Its Invisibility Cloak!

Harry Potter fans, does the cloak of invisibility ring a bell? You know, the one that bends the light’s path around the user to hide anything un...

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Published: 2017-07-21 00:04 0

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You Don't Need Money to Play this Arcade Game--Just Garbage, Lots of It!

Most games nowadays are quite costly, not to mention the other expenses it moves you to spending on like DLCs and "items". And so, a brilliant invento...

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Published: 2017-07-19 21:04 0

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People Nowadays are More Open to Threesomes than You Think

With dating apps readily available on your phone, having hookups with open minded people of different genders and all new sexual attitudes is slowly b...

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Published: 2017-07-20 00:04 0

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Ancient Manuscript of Hippocrates Found in The World's Oldest Continually Operating Library!

Who wouldn't have known the brilliant ancient doctor of which medical students now swear by his “Hippocratic oath”? Who would forget the...

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Published: 2017-07-20 03:04 0

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There's Still "Life" After Death, Scientists Say

Well, at least for some of your genes. When we die, our bodies decay back into Earth. We are considered “clinically dead” when our hear...

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Published: 2017-07-19 05:48 0

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