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Study finds shark fins & meat contain high levels of neurotoxins linked to Alzheimer’s...

MIAMI, Aug. 29, 2016 - In a new study, University of Miami (UM) scientists found high concentrations of toxins linked to neurodegenerative diseases in...

Showing Toxic Algal Blooms’ True Colors

August 29, 2016 - Explosive growth of cyanobacteria, also called blue-green algae, is nothing new. In fact, such cyanobacteria probably produced the original oxygen...

Some Breast Cancer Patients With Low Genetic Risk Could Skip Chemotherapy, Study Finds

August 25, 2016 - Early-stage breast cancer patients whose tumors carry genetic markers associated with a low risk of disease recurrence may not need...

Solar energy boosted by new forecasting system

BOULDER, Colo. August 24, 2016 - A cutting edge forecasting system developed by a national team of scientists offers the potential to save the...

Astronomy shown to be set in standing stone

Aug. 17, 2016 - University of Adelaide research has for the first time statistically proven that the earliest standing stone monuments of Britain, the...

NASA Study Analyzes Four Corners Methane Sources

August 15, 2016 - In an extensive airborne survey, a NASA-led team has analyzed a previously identified "hot spot" of methane emissions in the...

Hubble’s fireball

August 15, 2016 - This dramatic burst of colour shows a cosmic object with an equally dramatic history. Enveloped within striking, billowing clouds of...

‘Chemtrails’ not real, say leading atmospheric science experts

WASHINGTON, DC, Aug. 12, 2016 - Well-understood physical and chemical processes can easily explain the alleged evidence of a secret, large-scale atmospheric spraying program,...

Ten trillionths of your suntan comes from beyond our galaxy

Aug. 12, 2016 - Lie on the beach this summer and your body will be bombarded by about sextillion photons of light per second. Most...

Slower snowmelt affects downstream water availability in western mountains

RENO, Nev. August 12, 2016 - Western communities are facing effects of a warming climate with slower and earlier snowmelt reducing streamflows and possibly...
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