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Live Science Remembers Bruno Gulotta, Friend and Colleague Killed in Barcelona Attack
Bruno Gulotta, 35, an employee of Tom's Hardware Italy, owned by Live Science parent company Purch, was on holiday in Barcelona, Spain, when he was struck and killed by a van that also took the lives of 13 others and injured more than 100.
Live Science, Fri, 18 Aug 2017 21:48:30 GMT

Have a Wild Eclipse Experience at a National Wildlife Refuge
If you're heading to a region in the direct path of the total solar eclipse on Monday (Aug. 21), you may want to check out the national wildlife refuges there.
Live Science, Fri, 18 Aug 2017 21:48:30 GMT

Man Who Suffered Eye Damage from Solar Eclipse Has This Warning
A Portland man who experienced permanent eye damage from looking at the sun during a solar eclipse in 1963 is now warning others not to make the same mistake he did.
Live Science, Fri, 18 Aug 2017 21:48:30 GMT

The algae that terraformed Earth
A planetary takeover by ocean algae 650 million years ago was the kick that transformed life on Earth.
BBC News - Science & Environment, Fri, 18 Aug 2017 21:48:30 GMT

Freeze-dried dung gives clue to Asian elephant stress
Indian scientists say they can monitor the physiological health of elephants by analysing their dung.
BBC News - Science & Environment, Fri, 18 Aug 2017 21:48:30 GMT

Fracking: Shale rock professor says UK gas reserves 'hyped'
UK shale deposits were formed 55 million years too late to trap large amounts of gas, a professor warns.
BBC News - Science & Environment, Fri, 18 Aug 2017 21:48:30 GMT

Israeli Archaeologists Unearth 2,700-Year-Old Water System
A team of Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) archaeologists and students has discovered an Assyrian-period water system near Rosh Ha-Ayin, a city in the Central District of Israel. “It is difficult not to be impressed by the sight of the immense underground reservoir quarried out so many years ago,” said Dr. Gilad Itach, director of excavations [...]
Breaking Science News | Sci-News.com, Fri, 18 Aug 2017 21:48:31 GMT

Citrus Fruits Were Symbols of High Social Status in Ancient Rome
Citrus fruits such as citrons and lemons were clear status symbols for the ancient Roman ruling elite, according to new research from Tel Aviv University. “Today, citrus orchards are a major component of the Mediterranean landscape and one of the most important cultivated fruits in the region. But citrus is not native to the Mediterranean [...]
Breaking Science News | Sci-News.com, Fri, 18 Aug 2017 21:48:31 GMT

Cat-Sized Marsupial Relative Lived in Turkey 43 Million Years Ago
Fossils discovered in Turkey represent a new species that is a previously unknown relative of modern-day marsupials, according to a new paper published in the journal PLoS ONE. Named Anatoliadelphys maasae, the new species is an unusual, cat-sized carnivorous metatherian (marsupials and their relatives). It lived in what is now Turkey during the middle Eocene [...]
Breaking Science News | Sci-News.com, Fri, 18 Aug 2017 21:48:31 GMT

Yoga may have health benefits for people with chronic non-specific lower back pain
A new systematic review, published in the Cochrane Library today, suggests that yoga may lead to a reduction in pain and functional ability in people with chronic non-specific lower back pain over the short term, compared with no exercise. However, researchers advise that more studies are needed to provide information on long-term effects.
Medical Xpress - latest medical and health news stories, Thu, 12 Jan 2017 10:57:33 GMT

Study first to connect stress-associated brain activity with cardiovascular risk
A study led by Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (ISSMS) investigators has linked, for the first time in humans, activity in a stress-sensitive structure within the brain to the risk of subsequent cardiovascular disease. The team's findings, being published in the journal The Lancet, also reveals a pathway leading from activation of that structure—the amygdala—through elevated immune system activity to an increased incidence of cardiovascular events.
Medical Xpress - latest medical and health news stories, Thu, 12 Jan 2017 10:57:33 GMT

Study explains how western diet leads to overeating and obesity
More than two in three adults in the United States are considered overweight or obese, with substantial biomedical and clinical evidence suggesting that chronic overconsumption of a "western diet" - foods consisting high levels of sugars and fats - is a major cause of this epidemic.
Medical Xpress - latest medical and health news stories, Thu, 12 Jan 2017 10:57:33 GMT

To reduce postoperative pain, consider sleep -- and caffeine
A new preclinical study found that a brief period of extended wakefulness before surgery enhances pain and prolongs recovery time after surgery. Caffeine administration helped to reduce the harmful effects of sleep loss on subsequent surgical pain.
Latest Science News -- ScienceDaily, Fri, 18 Aug 2017 21:48:31 GMT

Astrophysicist predicts detached, eclipsing white dwarfs to merge into exotic star
Astrophysicists have discovered two detached, eclipsing double white dwarf binaries with orbital periods of 40 and 46 minutes, respectively. White dwarfs are the remnants of Sun-like stars, many of which are found in pairs, or binaries.
Latest Science News -- ScienceDaily, Fri, 18 Aug 2017 21:48:31 GMT

Ocean channel in Bahamas marks genetic divide in Brazilian free-tailed bats
Brazilian free-tailed bats are expert flyers, capable of migrating hundreds of miles and regularly traveling more than 30 miles a night. But they pull up short at a narrow ocean channel that cuts across the Bahamas, dividing bat populations that last shared an ancestor hundreds of thousands of years ago.
Latest Science News -- ScienceDaily, Fri, 18 Aug 2017 21:48:31 GMT

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