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Researchers at the University of Louisville's Kentucky Spinal Cord Injury Research Center have helped two paralyzed individuals regain the ability to walk on their own. They... [Read More]
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Researchers think that belly fat may be a sign of health problems because it could indicate that you have more visceral fat. Visceral fat ... [Read More]
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Hurricane Florence was the worst flooding event in East Coast history, according to some reports. The storm churned into North Carolina on September 14,... [Read More]
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Video games are one of the most popular and commonly enjoyed forms of entertainment of our time, yet there's a lot of controversy around them.... [Read More]
Tags: World - Games - Playing
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If the glaciers holding back ice sheets in Antarctica and Greenland were to collapse, sea level rise rates around the globe would skyrocket. This would... [Read More]
The Great Barrier Reef is one of the most biodiverse places in the entire world, worth billions of dollars. But it's in real danger of... [Read More]
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Since retiring from Olympic competition, Michael Phelps has dedicated his time to promoting mental health awareness, water conservation efforts, and water safety for kids. He... [Read More]
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Climate change shows no signs of slowing, so as a last resort, a process called solar geoengineering could temporarily cool the planet by modifying the... [Read More]
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On Monday, Elon Musk announced the first passenger for SpaceX's first tourist flight around the moon: Japanese billionaire and art collector Yusaku Maezawa. Maezawa bought... [Read More]
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The Ocean Cleanup's goal has been to design a system that could pull floating plastic out of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. It's an ambitious... [Read More]
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On September 8th, the Ocean Cleanup launched the first of many massive plastic-cleaning arrays into the Pacific Ocean. There's a lot of plastic in the... [Read More]
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CIRA/RAMMB; GOES-16/NOAA Three hurricanes are churning through the Atlantic, including Hurricane Florence, which threatens North and South Carolina. Many people are seeking... [Read More]
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Boyan Slat's Ocean Cleanup Foundation launched the first of their plastic-cleaning arrays from San Francisco to the Great Pacific Garbage Patch on September 8. Scientists... [Read More]
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Boyan Slat's Ocean Cleanup Foundation launched the first of their plastic-cleaning arrays from San Francisco to the Great Pacific Garbage Patch on September 8. Scientists... [Read More]
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The Great Pacific Garbage Patch has more than 16 times as much plastic as previous estimates, according to a study by the Ocean Cleanup Foundation. [Read More]
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There's a mind-boggling amount of trash in the world's oceans, with much of it collected in five regions known as gyres. On September 8, a... [Read More]
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Tiny red larvae from chiggers might be spreading an allergy to alpha-gal, a sugar in meat from most mammals that can also be found in... [Read More]
Tags: allergy - spread - also
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A new report from the World Health Organization warns that at least 1.4 billion adults are putting themselves at risk for chronic disease because of... [Read More]
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We've already lost half the world's coral because of human activity — but scientists are working on emergency interventions to regrow coral, since Earth's oceans... [Read More]
In late 2016, reports emerged that US and Canadian diplomatic personnel in Cuba were suffering from brain injuries linked to hearing strange sounds. Speculation of... [Read More]
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