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Microgravity Changes Brain Connectivity: What Happens to the Human Brain in Weightlessness  ASTRO WATCH · 49 minutes
An international team of Russian and Belgian researchers has found out that space travel has a significant impact on the brain: they discovered that... more
SpaceX loses Falcon Heavy customer Ovzon to Arianespace  SPACE NEWS · 6 minutes
Satellite broadband company Ovzon said Aug. 24 that a better offer from Arianespace for a 2021 launch aboard an Ariane... more
Uncrewed Soyuz aborts ISS docking  SPACE NEWS · 10 hours
A rare uncrewed flight of a Soyuz spacecraft took another twist Aug. 24 when the spacecraft failed to make an automated docking with the International Space... more
SpaceX loses Falcon Heavy customer to Arianespace  SPACE NEWS · 8 hours
Swedish company Ovzon left a contract with SpaceX for a Falcon Heavy launch in favor of an Ariane 5 mission from European... more
What Was It Like to Be an Executioner in the Middle Ages?  LIVE SCIENCE · 13 hours
The image of the hooded executioner is iconic, but it tells us only a small part of the story. more
Vector’s setback not seen as a broader industry problem  SPACE NEWS · 16 hours
When small launch vehicle developer Vector announced it was suspending operations Aug. 9, many in the industry wondered... more
What's Mars solar conjunction, and why does it matter?  PHYS.ORG · 18 hours
The daily chatter between antennas here on Earth and those on NASA spacecraft at Mars is about to get much quieter for a few weeks. more
Worst drought in decades hits Chile capital and outskirts  PHYS.ORG · 18 hours
Officials in Chile say the capital city and its outskirts are suffering from the worst drought in many years. more
Migrating mule deer don't need directions: study  PHYS.ORG · 18 hours
How do big-game animals know where to migrate across hundreds of miles of vast Wyoming landscapes year after year? more
A novel technology for genome-editing a broad range of mutations in live organisms  PHYS.ORG · 18 hours
The ability to edit genes in living organisms offers the opportunity to treat a plethora of inherited diseases. However, many types of... more
Officials: Teen at dance competition in Arizona had measles  ABC NEWS · 23 hours
Public health officials say a teenager competing in the World Hip Hop Championship in Phoenix has measles and may have exposed others at the dance competition more
Light-matter interaction without interference  SCIENCE DAILY · 23 hours
Quantum dots might constitute the foundation of quantum communication. They are an efficient interface between matter and light, with photons emitted by the quantum dots transporting information across large distances. However, structures form by default during the manufacture of quantum... more
How to stimulate appetite  MNT · 23 hours
Appetite stimulants include various medications and supplements, as well as lifestyle strategies. Learn more about how to stimulate appetite here. more
Medical News Today: What to know about glimepiride  MNT · 23 hours
Glimepiride is a drug people use to control blood sugar levels in type 2 diabetes. Find out about the potential side effects of glimepiride, and the possible risks of taking this drug. more
Medical News Today: What to know about the side effects of metformin  MNT · 23 hours
The main use of metformin is to control blood sugar levels. Here, learn about the potential side effects of metformin and its interactions with... more
New approaches to heal injured nerves  SCIENCE DAILY · 23 hours
Researchers have deciphered new mechanisms that enable the regeneration of nerve fibers. This could open up new treatment approaches for the brain, optic nerve, and spinal cord injuries. more
How gonorrhea develops resistance to antibiotics  SCIENCE DAILY · 23 hours
As public health officials worry about the emergence of antibiotic-resistant gonorrhea, researchers are tracing how antibiotics bind to a gonococcal protein, information that can help lead to new antimicrobials. more
Medical News Today: How to stimulate appetite  MNT · 23 hours
Appetite stimulants include various medications and supplements, as well as lifestyle strategies. Learn more about how to stimulate appetite here. more
Medical News Today: Tooth extraction aftercare: A how-to guide  MNT · 23 hours
Caring for the mouth and empty socket after a tooth extraction is vital to prevent painful complications. Learn about tooth extraction aftercare in this article. more
Medical News Today: What happens if you do pushups every day?  MNT · 23 hours
Pushups are a beneficial exercise that people can do every day. Pushups can increase muscle mass and cardiovascular health. Risks include back pain. Learn more here. more
Medical News Today: How to get rid of a toothache at night  MNT · 23 hours
A toothache can cause severe pain and prevent a person from falling asleep. Learn about nine different methods to get rid of a toothache... more
Medical News Today: Is 5G technology bad for our health?  MNT · 23 hours
In this Spotlight, we look at the effects of electromagnetic fields on our bodies and explore why some think 5G tech may not be safe. more
Medical News Today: Hydrogen peroxide for teeth whitening: What to know  MNT · 23 hours
Hydrogen peroxide is a common ingredient in many at-home and commercial teeth whitening solutions. Learn more about how it works and the safety considerations here. more
Medical News Today: What to know about cystic fibrosis in children  MNT · 23 hours
Cystic fibrosis (CF) is a genetic disorder that doctors usually diagnose in early childhood. Find out about the diagnostic procedure and the treatments that may help... more
Medical News Today: Inflammation in type 2 diabetes: Study overturns previous notions  MNT · 23 hours
New research challenges the prevalent belief that it is glucose that drives chronic inflammation in obesity and obesity-related type 2 diabetes. more
Medical News Today: More of any physical activity tied to longer life  MNT · 23 hours
New research using motion sensor data has linked being more physically active at any intensity to a markedly lower risk of early death. more
Tech time not to blame for teens' mental health problems  SCIENCE DAILY · 24 hours
A new study suggests that the time adolescents are spending on their phones and online is not that bad. The study tracked young adolescents on their smartphones to... more
Self-rolling sensors take heart cell readings in 3D  SCIENCE DAILY · 23 hours
A new organ-on-an-electronic-chip platform uses self-rolling biosensor arrays to coil up and measure the electrophysiology of heart cells in 3D. more
A Second Planet in the Beta Pictoris System  ASTRO WATCH · 1 day
A team of astronomers led by Anne-Marie Lagrange, a CNRS researcher at the Institut de Planétologie et d’Astrophysique de Grenoble... more
Radio astronomers worried about OneWeb interference  SPACE NEWS · 1 day
Radio astronomers say OneWeb has not, until recently, paid attention to their concerns about interference, but that it is not too late to avoid... more
Children of incarcerated parents have more substance abuse, anxiety  SCIENCE DAILY · 24 hours
Children of incarcerated parents are six times more likely to develop a substance use disorder in adulthood and nearly twice as likely to have diagnosable anxiety compared to children whose... more
Blood pressure in our 30s and 40s has lasting impact on brain health  MNT · 23 hours
A new study finds that blood pressure changes in our 30s and 40s can have lasting effects on our health and links... more
Can't get thinner than this: Synthesis of atomically flat boron sheets  SCIENCE DAILY · 23 hours
Scientists have found a simple method for producing atomically thin layers of oxidized borophene, a promising 2D boron-based nanomaterial that could serve in a variety of... more
How memories form and fade  SCIENCE DAILY · 23 hours
Researchers have identified the neural processes that make some memories fade rapidly while other memories persist over time. more
Brain's astrocytes play starring role in long-term memory  SCIENCE DAILY · 23 hours
Researchers have discovered that star-shaped cells called astrocytes help the brain establish long-lasting memories. The work could inform therapies for disorders in which long-term memory is impaired, such as traumatic brain injury... more
Laser-produced uranium plasma evolves into more complex species  SCIENCE DAILY · 23 hours
Mapping the evolution of complex uranium oxide species has practical applications from Mars exploration to nuclear proliferation detection. more
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