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Phelps vs. Shark! Why the Olympic Medalist Stands Little Chance
It's hard to imagine how Olympic-gold-medal swimmer Michael Phelps could win in a race against a great white shark, but the Discovery Channel is giving him every advantage in the book.
Live Science, Sun, 23 Jul 2017 17:46:01 GMT

The Monofin: Will High-Tech Tail Help Phelps Beat a Great White Shark?
During a race with a great white shark, decorated athlete Michael Phelps will sport a special monofin that should mimic a shark's tail. But how much will it help?
Live Science, Sun, 23 Jul 2017 17:46:01 GMT

Shark Week: How to Watch It Like a Scientist
As the Discovery Channel and National Geographic Wild unleash a week of dueling shark programs, a biologist advises viewers to take what they see with a large grain of sea salt.
Live Science, Sun, 23 Jul 2017 17:46:01 GMT

Fukushima disaster: Robot finds possible melted nuclear fuel
An underwater robot spotted the lava-like rocks inside a reactor of Japan's destroyed nuclear plant.
BBC News - Science & Environment, Sun, 23 Jul 2017 17:46:01 GMT

Farm subsidies 'must be earned' - Michael Gove
Environment Secretary Michael Gove plans to pay farmers for protecting the environment and creating rural jobs.
BBC News - Science & Environment, Sun, 23 Jul 2017 17:46:01 GMT

New Mexico boy trips over 1.2 million year old fossil
A 10-year-old boy's stumble unearthed a prehistoric skull, which he then got the chance to help excavate.
BBC News - Science & Environment, Sun, 23 Jul 2017 17:46:01 GMT

‘Weird!’ Signal from Ross 128 isn’t from Extraterrestrial Intelligence, Astronomers Say
Professor Abel Méndez, Director of the Planetary Habitability Laboratory and a planetary astrobiologist at the University of Puerto Rico, and colleagues may have solved the mystery of the ‘strange’ signal — dubbed the ‘Weird!’ Signal — from the nearby star Ross 128. According to the team, the best explanation is that the signal is a [...]
Breaking Science News | Sci-News.com, Sun, 23 Jul 2017 17:46:01 GMT

What’s Mass of Proton? Physicists Make Most Precise Measurement Yet
An international team of physicists from Germany and Japan has made the most precise measurement yet of the proton’s atomic mass. The result is a factor of three more precise compared to the current literature value, however shifted by about three standard deviations. “The proton is the nucleus of the hydrogen atom and one of [...]
Breaking Science News | Sci-News.com, Sun, 23 Jul 2017 17:46:01 GMT

Study: MRSA Emerged Long Before Introduction of Antibiotic Methicillin into Clinical Practice
According to a new study published in the journal Genome Biology, methicillin use was not the original driving factor in the evolution of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) as previously thought; rather it was the widespread use of first generation antibiotics such as penicillin in the years prior to the introduction of methicillin. “Our study provides [...]
Breaking Science News | Sci-News.com, Sun, 23 Jul 2017 17:46:01 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

Sports success not necessarily related to specialization
Specializing in one sport early in a child's athletic career is often touted as a way to gain that elusive college scholarship or even go on to the pros. However, researchers say 'not so fast.'
Latest Science News -- ScienceDaily, Sun, 23 Jul 2017 17:46:01 GMT

Optimization for self-production may explain mysterious features of the ribosome
A new study explains the previously mysterious characteristics of ribosomes, the protein production factories of the cell. Researchers mathematically demonstrated that ribosomes are precisely structured to build themselves as quickly as possible to support efficient cell growth.
Latest Science News -- ScienceDaily, Sun, 23 Jul 2017 17:46:01 GMT

Patients with irreparable rotator cuff tears may have surgical option
The arthroscopic superior capsule reconstruction (SCR) surgical technique can offer patients with irreparable rotator cuff repairs the opportunity to return to sports and jobs that require heavy physical work.
Latest Science News -- ScienceDaily, Sun, 23 Jul 2017 17:46:01 GMT

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