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Living components: Programmable structural dynamics successful in self-organizing fiber structures  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 hour
Scientists have succeeded in programming the dynamics of structures in an artificial chemical system on the basis of DNA components. more
Lots of lead in the water? Maybe manganese is to blame  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 hours
In the right environment, a harmless mineral can do a lot to change the composition of the drinking water that flows through lead pipes. New research... more
Gut microbes may affect the course of ALS  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 hours
Researchers isolated a molecule that may be under-produced in the guts of patients. more
Airborne lidar system poised to improve accuracy of climate change models  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 hours
Researchers have developed a laser-based system that can be used for airborne measurement of important atmospheric gases with unprecedented accuracy and resolution. The ability to collect... more
Texas' strategic goal for students' debt burden shows potential promise and pitfalls  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 hours
College students in Texas who graduated from public universities with a bachelor's degree had, on average, student loan debts that equaled 74% of what... more
Record-setting quantum motion  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 hours
Showcasing precise control at the quantum level, physicists have developed a method for making an ion (electrically charged atom) display exact quantities of quantum-level motion -- any specific amount up to 100 packets of energy or 'quanta,' more than five... more
New mechanism moving droplets at record-high speed and long distance without extra power  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 hours
A research team has recently devised a novel mechanism to transport droplets at record-high velocity and distance without extra energy input, and... more
New approach needed to address Anthropocene risk  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 hours
A team of international researchers suggest adopting a holistic approach to understanding environmental risks. more
Understanding the drivers of a shift to sustainable diets  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 hours
One of the 21st century's greatest challenges is to develop diets that are both sustainable for the planet and good for our bodies. A new study explored the major drivers... more
Risk of neural tube defects higher for babies of women on HIV therapy with dolutegravir  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 hours
Children born to women on HIV therapy containing the drug dolutegravir since conception have a slightly higher risk... more
Canned laughter works, finds new study of 'dad jokes'  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 hours
Adding canned laughter to the end of a punchline increases how funny we find a joke, but not as much as real laughter, finds a new study. more
Combined online self-management for pain, associated anxiety and depression works  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 hours
Online symptom self-management works to decrease pain, anxiety and depression and for some, online self-management plus nurse telecare helps even more according to a new study. Pain is... more
Beyond finding a gene: Same repeated stretch of DNA in three neurodegenerative diseases  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 hours
Four different rare diseases are all caused by the same short segment of DNA repeated too many times, a mutation researchers call... more
Using visual imagery to find your true passions  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 hours
You may think you know what you like -- how to spend your time or what profession to pursue. But a new study suggests that your pre-existing self-beliefs, as well as cultural... more
Scientists make fundamental discovery to creating better crops  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 hours
Scientists have discovered the specific gene that controls an important symbiotic relationship between plants and soil fungi, and successfully facilitated the symbiosis in a plant that typically resists it. more
Warning to those wanting to spice up their lives  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 hours
Think twice before adding that extra kick of chili sauce or chopped jalapeno to your meal. New research shows a spicy diet could be linked to dementia. more
Cell membranes: Sophisticated molecular machines in action  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 hours
Almost all living organisms have gate-like protein complexes in their cell membranes that get rid of unwanted or life-threatening molecules. These ABC transporters are also responsible for resistance to antibiotics or chemotherapy. Researchers have... more
New deactivation mechanism for switch proteins detected  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 hours
A new mechanism for the deactivation of switch proteins has been identified. Switch proteins such as Ras regulate many processes in the body and affect diseases such as cancer. more
First impressions go a long way in the immune system  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 hours
An algorithm that predicts the immune response to a pathogen could lead to early diagnosis for such diseases as tuberculosis. more
When you spot 1 driving hazard, you may be missing another  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 hours
When people notice one traffic hazard, they are less likely to see a simultaneous second hazard, according to new research. The finding has potential applications for... more
Children with autism more likely to be bullied at home and at school, study finds  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 hours
A major new study has found children with autism are more likely to be bullied by both their... more
Overstuffed cancer cells may have an Achilles' heel  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 hours
In a study using yeast cells and data from cancer cell lines, scientists report they have found a potential weak spot among cancer cells that have extra sets of chromosomes, the structures... more
Heart disease biomarker linked to paleo diet  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 hours
People who follow the paleo diet have twice the amount of a key blood biomarker linked closely to heart disease, the world's first major study examining the impact of the diet on gut bacteria... more
Are American nurses prepared for a catastrophe? New study says perhaps not  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 hours
On average, American colleges and universities with nursing programs offer about one hour of instruction in handling catastrophic situations such as nuclear events, pandemics,... more
Targeting old bottleneck reveals new anticancer drug strategy  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 hours
The enzyme ribonucleotide reductase is a bottleneck for cancer cell growth. Scientists have identified a way of targeting ribonucleotide reductase that may avoid the toxicity of previous approaches, informing focused drug discovery... more
More colorectal cancer cases are being diagnosed in younger patients  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 hours
Average age at diagnosis in the United States has decreased over the past decade. more
Programmable structural dynamics successful in self-organizing fiber structures  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 hours
Cells assemble dynamically: their components are continuously exchanging and being replaced. This enables the structures to adapt easily to different situations, and by rearranging the components to respond to stimuli faster, to... more
New species of pocket shark identified  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 hours
A team of researchers has identified a new species of pocket shark. The 5-and-a-half-inch male kitefin shark has been identified as the American Pocket Shark, or Mollisquama mississippiensis, based on five features not seen in the... more
School readiness impaired in preschoolers with ADHD symptoms  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 hours
Preschoolers with symptoms of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder are much less likely than other children their age to be ready for school, new research has found. more
Gun ownership linked to greater incidence of domestic homicides  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 hours
A new study has reveals a unique and strong association between firearm ownership and the risk of domestic homicides. For each 10% increase in household gun ownership rates, the findings... more
Failure to launch: Parents are barriers to teen independence  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 hours
National Poll: While most parents say they are doing enough to prepare their teen for adulthood, they gave low rankings of their teen's ability to handle basic tasks. more
Phthalate MEHP and cardiac arrhythmias  SCIENCE DAILY · 5 hours
A new study examines the potential role plastic exposure, akin to exposure in a medical setting, has on heart rhythm disruptions. more
More ED visits because of alcohol, 175% increase in 25- to 29-year-olds seeking care  SCIENCE DAILY · 5 hours
New research shows dramatically rising visits to emergency departments (ED) related to alcohol, especially for women, with a 175% increase... more
Epileptic seizures reduced in mice after removal of newborn neurons  SCIENCE DAILY · 5 hours
Epileptic seizures happen in one of every 10 people who have experienced a traumatic brain injury (TBI). However, new research has uncovered an innovative approach to possibly slow... more
Music can be a viable alternative to medications in reducing anxiety before anesthesia  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 days
Music is a viable alternative to sedative medications in reducing patient anxiety prior to a peripheral nerve block procedure, according to a... more
Take a bath 90 minutes before bedtime to get better sleep  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 days
Biomedical engineers have found a way for people to get better shuteye. Systematic review protocols allowed researchers to analyze thousands of studies linking water-based passive body... more
Biologist leads pioneering study on stress  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 days
A biologist conducted a pioneering research study that could help us to better understand the role of dopamine in stress resilience in humans through analyzing wild songbirds. This study could lead to increased prevention and treatment... more
More women using cannabis daily before and during pregnancy, research finds  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 days
The number of women using cannabis in the year before they get pregnant and early in their pregnancies is increasing, and their frequency of use is... more
Nations with strong women's rights likely to have better population health and faster growth  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 days
Nations with strong women's rights are more likely to have better health and faster growth than those who don't promote... more
Discovering how diabetes leads to vascular disease  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 days
A team scientists and physicians has identified a cellular connection between diabetes and one of its major complications -- blood vessel narrowing that increases risks of several serious health conditions, including heart disease and... more
Boosting the discovery of new drugs to treat spinal cord injuries using zebrafish  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 days
A research team led by Leonor Saúde, Principal Investigator at Instituto de Medicina Molecular, in partnership with the company Technophage, SA, has... more
Eco-friendly composite catalyst and ultrasound removes pollutants from water  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 days
Scientists have developed a wastewater treatment process that uses a common agricultural byproduct to effectively remove pollutants and environmental hormones, which are known to be endocrine disruptors. more
Geoscientists discover mechanisms controlling Greenland ice sheet collapse  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 days
New radar technology allowed geoscientists to look at Greenland's dynamic ice-ocean interface that drives sea level rise. more
Flexible user interface distribution for ubiquitous multi-device interaction  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 days
Researchers have developed mobile software platform technology that allows a mobile application (app) to be executed simultaneously and more dynamically on multiple smart devices. Its high flexibility and broad applicability can help... more
Bridging the nanoscale gap: A deep look inside atomic switches  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 days
A team of researchers has gained unprecedented insight into the inner workings of an atomic switch. By investigating the composition of the tiny metal 'bridge' that forms inside... more
Genetic similarities of osteosarcoma between dogs and children  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 days
A bone cancer known as osteosarcoma is genetically similar in dogs and human children, according to the results of a new study. The findings could help break the logjam in the treatment... more
2016 US election linked to increase in preterm births among US Latinas  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 days
A significant jump in preterm births to Latina mothers living in the U.S. occurred in the nine months following the November 8, 2016 election... more
Air pollution linked to increase in newborn intensive care admissions  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 days
Infants born to women exposed to high levels of air pollution in the week before delivery are more likely to be admitted to a newborn intensive care unit... more
Smart irrigation model predicts rainfall to conserve water  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 days
A predictive model combining information about plant physiology, real-time soil conditions and weather forecasts can help make more informed decisions about when and how much to irrigate. This could save 40 percent... more
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