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Lipids unlock opportunity for dietary supplement to reduce risk of Alzheimers disease
Social Isolation Among Older Adults Linked to Having Fewer Teeth
Genetics pioneer Dr. C. Thomas Caskey dies
Pioneer of genetics Dr. C. Thomas Caskey dies
Deforestation-fueled heat already affecting millions of outdoor workers in tropics
Researchers reveal how our brains update memories when recollections are proven wrong
Older Adults Can Improve Prospective Memory Functioning Using Smartphone Technology
Australia needs ‘mental wealth’ lens on post-COVID recovery
Cornell pilots shortened Covid isolation program
Wearable head scanner could allow for comfort, mobility during brain scans
Research offers insight into cause of identical twins
New NSF-funded institute to harness AI for accelerated discoveries in physics, astronomy and neuroscience
Satellite Data Identifies Companies Fishing in High Seas
Scientists organize to tackle crisis of coral bleaching
Racially Diverse Congregations in U.S. Have Nearly Tripled in Past 20 Years, Baylor University Study Finds
Baylor, VA to enhance breast cancer treatment for veterans
Vanessa Freije of UW Jackson School explores Mexican politics, journalism in new book ‘Citizens of Scandal’
Anti-inflammatory benefits from gut bacteria found in fish and humans
Coordinated drought planning is essential for new Ethiopian Dam
Fracking bill analysis reveals how states may influence each other’s policies
Future of American innovation to be assessed in report from Baker Institute, American Academy of Arts and Sciences
WHO endorses Burnet HIV diagnostic
Health, economy in pandemic topic of debate series debut
‘Lone wolves’ seen as more creative, ILR research finds
COVID-19 disrupting clinical trials, changing ‘essential’ cancer treatments
Two pediatricians share Weill Cornell’s Drukier Prize
How to stop next pandemic: Reduce wildlife trafficking and forest loss
Pacific climate change study gains $4.5m
Socio-economic, environmental impacts of coronavirus quantified
Complementary Mutations: A Rollercoaster of Scientific Discovery
Monitoring Environmental Exposures in Dogs Could be Early Warning System for Human Health
Controlling Artificial Cilia with Magnetic Fields and Light
Religious Affiliation Protects People’s Well-Being During Distressful Times, Study Finds
Off-the-Shelf Artificial Cardiac Patch Repairs Heart Attack Damage in Rats, Pigs
Common Protein in Skin Can ‘Turn On’ Allergic Itch
Sugary drinks a sour choice for adults trying to maintain normal cholesterol levels
Second antibiotic no advantage for treating super-bug Golden Staph
National Seniors’ Response to Green Paper on Retirement Income
Technique Uses Magnets, Light to Control and Reconfigure Soft Robots
Eating a bit less reduces heart attack risk, study shows
Can Red Cell Exchange Treat Advanced Sickle Cell Disease?
Increase in resolution, scale takes CT scanning and diagnosis to next level