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Here’s the sexual harassment report that felled a famed geneticist—and his defense
Science Magazine Even after he was asked to stop, Francisco Ayala repeatedly directed unwelcome attention toward women, university found 13 hours
Medical News Today: Vaginal pH balance: Symptoms, remedies, and tests
MNT While vaginal pH levels tend to change over a person’s lifetime, normal levels are usually below 4.5. A high pH may indicate a bacterial infection or another condition.... 18 hours
50 years ago, scientists took baby steps toward selecting sex
SCIENCE-NEWS In 1968, scientists figured out how to determine the sex of rabbit embryos. 20 hours
Fueling the MATE transporter
PHYS.ORG Evolutionarily conserved transport proteins, such as those belonging to the multidrug and toxic compound extrusion (MATE) superfamily, protect cells against toxic chemicals and contribute to multidrug resistance in cancer and bacterial cells. 22 hours
Sexual harassment panel being set up at embattled UNAIDS
ABC NEWS An independent panel of experts on sexual harassment is being set up at UNAIDS, the Geneva-based agency overseeing the fight against HIV/AIDS, after calls for the organization's head to resign... 1 day
Careful patient selection may help achieve good outcomes for vaginal mesh surgery
NEWS MEDICAL The high number of reported complications from transvaginal repairs for pelvic organ prolapse using vaginal mesh have led to a significant decline in its... 1 day
Syphilis: Symptoms & Treatment
LIVE SCIENCE Syphilis is the third most common sexually transmitted disease in the United States. Nearly 28,000 cases of the most contagious stages of the disease were reported to the CDC in 2016. 2 days
That Massive Black Sarcophagus Was Opened. Here's What's Inside.
LIVE SCIENCE A massive black sarcophagus found in Egypt and dating to the time of Alexander the Great has been opened. 2 days
Bones of prehistoric creatures discovered in Crimean cave
REUTERS Scientists in Crimea are poring over a mass of preserved animal bones dating back half a million years after workmen... 2 days
'Good cholesterol' may not always be good
SCIENCE DAILY Postmenopausal factors may have an impact on the heart-protective qualities of high-density lipoproteins (HDL) -- also known as 'good cholesterol.' The findings bring into question the current use of total HDL cholesterol to predict... 2 days
Archaeologists find ancient pottery workshop in Egypt
PHYS.ORG Archaeologists in Egypt have discovered an ancient pottery manufacturing workshop dating to more than 4,000 years ago. 2 days
Protective qualities of 'good cholesterol' reduce after menopause
NEWS MEDICAL Levels of high density lipoprotein (HDL) may not accurately represent cardiovascular risk in older women, according to a new study. 2 days
The origins of those sexual organs: a fishy tale much more primitive than we thought
PHYS.ORG Fossil discoveries from the Devonian rocks of Scotland and Australia first revealed that the earliest jawed fishes, the... 2 days
Study: Postmenopausal factors may impact heart-protective qualities of 'good cholesterol'
NEWS MEDICAL Postmenopausal factors may have an impact on the heart-protective qualities of high-density lipoproteins - also known as 'good cholesterol' - according to a study led by researchers in... 2 days
how does the sun s rotational cycle influence lightning activity on earth How Does the Sun's Rotational Cycle Influence Lightning Activity on Earth?
ASTRO WATCH A collaborative research team in Japan has taken the first steps to understanding how... 2 days
FDA grants approval for first breast cancer drug through 'Real-Time Oncology Review'
NEWS MEDICAL The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Kisqali (ribociclib) in combination with an aromatase inhibitor for the treatment of pre/perimenopausal or postmenopausal women... 2 days
Moderate alcohol consumption may boost male fertility
SCIENCE DAILY The question of whether alcohol intake affects male reproductive function is controversial. In a new study, moderate alcohol intake was linked with higher semen volume, sperm concentration, and total sperm count. 2 days
Medical News Today: Saw palmetto and testosterone facts
MNT Testosterone is the primary male sex hormone. Boosting its levels can have many effects, such as promoting muscle growth and improving libido. Saw palmetto, a plant resembling the leaves of a palm... 3 days
Artery hardening and thickness not affected by stopping hormone therapy
SCIENCE DAILY Heart disease is still the number one killer of US women, and hormone therapy remains a top treatment for menopause symptoms. A new study connects these two facts... 3 days
Medical News Today: What are the benefits of maca root?
MNT Maca root comes from Peru and is a common cooking ingredient in that region. Maca root may have a range of health benefits, especially for endurance and sexual... 3 days
Medical News Today: How do you boost testosterone naturally?
MNT Testosterone is a male sex hormone. Low levels can cause changes to the distribution of body fat and muscle strength. Testosterone reduces with age, but people can boost it with... 3 days
How does the sun's rotational cycle influence lightning activity on earth?
PHYS.ORG A collaborative research team in Japan has taken the first steps to understanding how the sun's rotational cycle influences lightning activity. They found answers in an... 3 days
New study demonstrates little effect of hormone therapy on artery thickness
NEWS MEDICAL Heart disease is still the number one killer of US women, and hormone therapy remains a top treatment for menopause symptoms. 3 days
Moderate alcohol intake linked with improved male fertility
NEWS MEDICAL The question of whether alcohol intake affects male reproductive function is controversial. In a new Andrology study, moderate alcohol intake was linked with higher semen volume, sperm concentration, and total sperm count. 3 days
Physical and sexual abuse in childhood associated with endometriosis risk
NEWS MEDICAL A large prospective study has found that sexual and physical abuse in childhood and adolescence is associated with a greater risk of endometriosis diagnosed during adulthood. 3 days
Parental incarceration affects health behaviors of children in adulthood
NEWS MEDICAL A new study published in Pediatrics found that young adults who had a parent incarcerated during their childhood are more likely to skip needed healthcare, smoke cigarettes, engage in risky... 3 days
Dolphins could unveil the origins of menopause
Science Magazine Age-related changes in mothering behavior could drive evolutionary pressures 4 days
A new way to measure women’s and girls’ empowerment in impact evaluations
MIT Guide developed by J-PAL aims to improve women’s and girls’ empowerment worldwide and reduce bias and other gender-based inequalities. 4 days
Childhood abuse linked to greater risk of endometriosis
SCIENCE DAILY A study of more than 60,000 women has found that sexual and physical abuse in childhood and adolescence is associated with a greater risk of laparoscopically-confirmed endometriosis diagnosed during adulthood. The study... 4 days
Incarceration of parents impacts health of their children into adulthood
SCIENCE DAILY A new study found that young adults who had a parent incarcerated during their childhood are more likely to skip needed healthcare, smoke cigarettes, engage in risky sexual... 4 days
How does the sun's rotational cycle influence lightning activity on earth?
SCIENCE DAILY A collaborative research team has taken the first steps to understanding how the sun's rotational cycle influences lightning activity. They found answers in an unusual source... 4 days
Can-Fite BioPharma receives Australian and Chinese patents for new drug to treat erectile dysfunction
NEWS MEDICAL Can-Fite BioPharma Ltd., a biotechnology company advancing a pipeline of proprietary small molecule drugs that address liver diseases, inflammatory diseases... 4 days
Gonorrhea: Symptoms & Treatment
LIVE SCIENCE Gonorrhea is the second most common sexually transmitted disease in the United States. More than 468,000 cases of gonorrhea were reported to the CDC in 2016, although the number may be much higher. 4 days
Medical News Today: What to know about sex and yeast infections
MNT While it is possible for a person to have sex when they have a yeast infection, it may cause pain and other bothersome symptoms. In addition,... 5 days
Heritable genome editing: Action needed to secure responsible way forward
SCIENCE DAILY An independent inquiry has concluded that editing the DNA of a human embryo, sperm, or egg to influence the characteristics of a future person ('heritable genome editing') could... 5 days
Self-control and obesity: Gender matters in children
SCIENCE DAILY A toddler's self-regulation -- the ability to change behavior in different social situations -- may predict whether he or she will be obese come kindergarten, but the connection appears to be much different for... 5 days
US investigates possible gender bias at Uber
PHYS.ORG Uber is facing a federal investigation on alleged discrimination against women working at the smartphone-summoned ride service, a source familiar with the matter said Monday. 5 days
Archaeologists in Egypt discover mummification workshop
PHYS.ORG Archaeologists in Egypt stumbled upon a new discovery dating back to more than 2,500 years ago near Egypt's famed pyramids at an ancient necropolis south of Cairo. 6 days
Medical News Today: Causes and treatment of chronic prostatitis
MNT Prostatitis is an inflammation of the prostate that can cause pain, sexual dysfunction, and urination issues. Chronic prostatitis might last for more than 3 months. Possible causes include bacterial infections... 1 week
LGBQ teens at higher risk of substance use than heterosexual peers, study shows
NEWS MEDICAL Lesbian, gay, bisexual or questioning teens are at substantially higher risk of substance use than their heterosexual peers, according to a new... 1 week
You've Probably Never Heard of This STD. It Could Become the Next Superbug.
LIVE SCIENCE Doctors in the United Kingdom are warning that a sexually transmitted infection called Mycoplasma genitalium could become a "superbug." 1 week
Why baby's sex may influence risk of pregnancy-related complicatations
SCIENCE DAILY The sex of a baby controls the level of small molecules known as metabolites in the pregnant mother's blood, which may explain why risks of some diseases in pregnancy vary... 1 week
Medical News Today: What are the symptoms of a polyp of the cervix?
MNT Cervical polyps are small growths on the cervix. They may cause symptoms that include spotting between periods or bleeding after sexual intercourse... 1 week
Research reveals why risks of complications in pregnancy vary based on baby's sex
NEWS MEDICAL The sex of a baby controls the level of small molecules known as metabolites in the pregnant mother's blood, which may explain... 1 week
Internet filtering tools are ineffective in stopping teens from seeing explicit sexual content
NEWS MEDICAL The struggle to shape the experiences young people have online is now part of modern parenthood. As children and teenagers spend increasing amounts of... 1 week
Parental controls do not stop teens from seeing pornography
SCIENCE DAILY New research has found that Internet filtering tools are ineffective and in most cases, were an insignificant factor in whether young people had seen explicit sexual content. 1 week
Parental controls do not stop teens from seeing pornography, new research finds
PHYS.ORG The struggle to shape the experiences young people have online is now part of modern parenthood. As children and teenagers spend increasing amounts of... 1 week
Voters do not always walk the talk when it comes to infidelity
PHYS.ORG Democrats, who generally have a more liberal take on sexual matters, were least likely to use an adultery dating service, while members of the... 1 week
'Ideological masculinity' that drives violence against women is a form of violent extremism
PHYS.ORG Verbal and physical violence shapes the daily experiences of girls and women in cities. A recent analysis showed that women in Melbourne... 1 week
Rhino sperm from the cold
PHYS.ORG A new mixture of cryoprotectives allows for an unprecedented high motility of frozen rhinoceros sperm after thawing, report scientists from the Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research (Leibniz-IZW) in Berlin, Germany. These new cryoprotectives can increase the... 1 week
Legalizing same-sex marriage has meaningful effects on health care access for sexual-minority men
NEWS MEDICAL Vanderbilt researchers have documented evidence that legalizing same-sex marriage has improved access to health care for gay men in a study released... 1 week
Deep in the fly brain, a clue to how evolution changes minds
SCIENCE DAILY A new study sheds light on the mystery of how evolution tweaks the brain to shape behavior. It started with a close look at... 1 week
Deep in the fly brain, a clue to how evolution changes minds
PHYS.ORG For lovers throughout the animal kingdom, finding a suitable mate requires the right chemistry. Now, scientists at The Rockefeller University have been able to... 1 week
Rhino sperm from the cold
SCIENCE DAILY A new mixture of cryoprotectives allows for an unprecedented high motility of frozen rhinoceros sperm after thawing, report scientists. These new cryoprotectives can increase the prospects of utilizing assisted reproduction techniques for many endangered wildlife species. 1 week
Medical News Today: What are the health benefits of wild yam?
MNT Traditional medicine practitioners use wild yam to treat a variety of conditions, including menopause symptoms, rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes, and muscular cramps. In this article, we examine... 1 week
Recognizing others but not yourself: New insights into the evolution of plant mating
SCIENCE DAILY Recognition systems have evolved to ensure that a plant mates only with a genetically different plant and not with itself, hence preventing... 1 week
Here's What Sophia, the First Robot Citizen, Thinks About Gender and Consciousness
LIVE SCIENCE Can robots have gender? Sophia has an opinion. 1 week
Physical activity can lower weight gain in postmenopausal women who have quit smoking
NEWS MEDICAL Smokers give lots of reasons for not quitting smoking, with fear of weight gain ranking as one of the most favored, but... 1 week
Study finds shape not size matters in male mice
PHYS.ORG Male mice exposed to other male competitors have thicker penis bones according to a new study by researchers at The University of Western Australia, published today in Proceedings of the... 1 week
Scientists trigger hot flashes in female and male mice
SCIENCE DAILY By activating a single type of neuron, scientists triggered hot-flash-like symptoms in mice. Researchers show that so-called Kiss1 neurons in the hypothalamus that project to a brain region controlling body... 2 weeks
Male couples experience as much domestic violence as heterosexual couples
NEWS MEDICAL Nearly half of all men in a new study about intimate partner violence in male couples report being victims of abuse. 2 weeks
Mice study shows how vaginal microbiota may affect stress levels of offspring
NEWS MEDICAL Exposing newborn mice to vaginal microbes from stressed female mice may transfer the effects of stress to the newborns, according to a new study... 2 weeks
Vaginal microbes in mice transfer stress to their pups
SCIENCE-NEWS During birth, microbes from a stressed mouse mother can carry some aspects of stress to her offspring. 2 weeks
Medical News Today: How can you tell if you are having a boy or a girl?
MNT Some people believe that aspects of pregnancy, such as cravings, morning sickness, and the bump’s position,... 2 weeks
Vaginal microbiome may influence stress levels of offspring
SCIENCE DAILY Exposing newborn mice to vaginal microbes from stressed female mice may transfer the effects of stress to the newborns, according to a new study. These changes resemble those seen specifically in the... 2 weeks
Releasing our inner jellyfish in the fight against infection
SCIENCE DAILY How mucus genes dating back to our time as a jellyfish could be key in our quest for new antibiotics. 2 weeks
Protein function repairing genetic damage in spermatogenesis identified
SCIENCE DAILY Researchers have unmasked the functioning of a protein involved in DNA repair, ATR, in the meiotic recombination process which takes place during the development of spermatocytes -- sperm precursor cells -- and... 2 weeks
The best radiocarbon-dated site in all recent Iberian prehistory
SCIENCE DAILY Archeologists have published a study that includes 130 radiocarbon datings. Together with the 45 previous datings, with 180 C14 datings, the Archaeological Site in Valencina de la Concepción (Seville) has... 2 weeks
Releasing our inner jellyfish in the fight against infection
PHYS.ORG Mucus is able to protect us from infection thanks to ancient genes that have been conserved throughout 350 million years of evolution—dating back to our days as a jellyfish. 2 weeks
Protein function repairing genetic damage in spermatogenesis identified
PHYS.ORG Researchers from the Department of Cell Biology, Physiology and Immunology and the Institute for Biotechnology and Biomedicine of the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (IBB-UAB) have unmasked the function of a protein involved... 2 weeks
Researchers unmask functioning of protein involved in DNA repair during spermatogenesis
NEWS MEDICAL Researchers from the Department of Cell Biology, Physiology and Immunology and the Institute for Biotechnology and Biomedicine of the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona have unmasked the... 2 weeks
Incarceration of parents during childhood impacts youth behavior
NEWS MEDICAL A new study published in Pediatrics found that young adults who had a parent incarcerated during their childhood are more likely to skip needed healthcare, smoke cigarettes, engage in risky sexual behaviors,... 2 weeks
Two NASA satellites confirm Tropical Cyclone Ampil's heaviest rainfall shift
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NASA prepares to launch Parker Solar Probe, a mission to touch the Sun
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Researchers report two-faced Janus membrane applications
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What Hollywood gets right and wrong about hacking
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'Storm chasers' on Mars searching for dusty secrets
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Rapid cloud clearing phenomenon could provide another piece of climate puzzle
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Shallow reef species may not find refuge in deeper water habitats
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Traveling to the sun: Why won't Parker Solar Probe melt?
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‘Smart plants’ could soon detect deadly radon and mold in your home
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Targeting headaches and tumors with nano-submarines
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Video: The chemistry of food cooking
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Newly discovered armored dinosaur from Utah reveals intriguing family history
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Tropical Cyclone Son-Tinh makes landfall and NASA examines its trail of rainfall
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In a ‘tour de force,’ researchers image an entire fly brain in minute detail
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This colorful web is the most complete look yet at a fruit fly’s brain cells
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Bengal cat receives first feline hip replacement surgery performed at Purdue Veterinary Teaching Hospital
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New ‘Poké Ball’ robot catches deep-sea critters without harming them
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Watch this origami fish grabber nab a deep-sea squid
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Team creates high-fidelity images of Sun's atmosphere
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Metal too 'gummy' to cut? Draw on it with a Sharpie or glue stick, science says
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Electric scooters on collision course with pedestrians and lawmakers
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Novel approach studies whale shark ages the best way—while they are swimming
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New creepy, crawly search and rescue robot
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Butterflies Sip Turtle Tears in Stunning Video
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First major Carbon Landscape restoration project is officially opened
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