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Prolonged exposure to work-related stress thought to be related to certain cancers
SCIENCE DAILY For men, prolonged exposure to work-related stress has been linked to an increased likelihood of lung, colon, rectal, and stomach cancer and non-Hodgkin lymphoma.... 4 hours
Genetic discovery provides new insight into cognitive disorders
SCIENCE DAILY An international team of scientists has unlocked some of the genes responsible for cognitive ability.The findings bring scientists a step closer to developing new -- and potentially better -- treatments for cognitive... 4 hours
Religious involvement lessens likelihood of owning a handgun
SCIENCE DAILY Americans who are more involved in religious congregations are less likely to own handguns, according to a new study. 4 hours
Flexible ferroelectrics bring two material worlds together
SCIENCE DAILY Thanks to a new discovery, scientists have pioneered a new class of materials with advanced functionalities that moves the idea of flexible ferroelectrics from the realm of oxymoron into reality. 4 hours
Better diagnosis of fungal infections key to reducing antibiotic resistance
SCIENCE DAILY Poor diagnosis worldwide of fungal disease causes doctors to overprescribe antibiotics, increasing harmful resistance to antimicrobial drugs, according to a new paper. 4 hours
Galaxy murder mystery
SCIENCE DAILY It’s the big astrophysical whodunnit. Across the Universe, galaxies are being killed and the question scientists want answered is, what’s killing them? 4 hours
Risk of tree species disappearing in central Africa 'a major concern,' say researchers
SCIENCE DAILY Human disturbance may often be criticized for harming the environment, but new research suggests a persistent lack of human attention in the... 4 hours
Bait knocks out cockroaches, and asthma symptom days
SCIENCE DAILY In homes of children sensitized and exposed to cockroaches, a single intervention -- the strategic placement of insecticidal bait -- results in eradication of cockroaches and improved asthma outcomes for children. 4 hours
Study reveals why cancer cells spread within the body
SCIENCE DAILY New findings uncover an ancient mechanism that makes cancer cells invasive, explains melanoma’s resistance to therapy and opens the door to development of novel cancer therapies 5 hours
New tools will drive greater understanding of wheat genes
SCIENCE DAILY Scientists have developed a much-needed genetic resource that will greatly accelerate the study of gene functions in wheat. The resource, a collection of wheat seeds with more than 10 million... 5 hours
HIV treatment might boost susceptibility to syphilis, say researchers
SCIENCE DAILY The antiretroviral drugs used to treat HIV infection might inadvertently be boosting gay/bisexual men's susceptibility to the bacteria responsible for syphilis, Treponema pallidum, conclude researchers. 5 hours
Researchers discover a protein that protects against fatty liver, the most common hepatic disease in Western countries
SCIENCE DAILY A team of scientists has revealed the capacity of the CPEB4 protein to prevent... 5 hours
More with mental illness, substance use disorders have health insurance
SCIENCE DAILY Significantly more people with mental illness and substance use disorders had insurance coverage in 2014 due to the expansion of health insurance under the Affordable Care Act (ACA),... 5 hours
How China is poised for marine fisheries reform
SCIENCE DAILY China has introduced an unprecedented policy platform for stewarding its fisheries and other marine resources. In order to achieve a true paradigm shift a team of international scientists from within and outside... 5 hours
Researcher uncovers influence of microorganisms on soil carbon storage
SCIENCE DAILY Critical information about tiny organisms under our feet has now been uncovered. Although small, these organisms can have a huge impact on the environment. 5 hours
Seeing the quantum future
SCIENCE DAILY Scientists have demonstrated the ability to 'see' the future of quantum systems and used that knowledge to preempt their demise, in a major achievement that could help bring the strange and powerful world of quantum technology closer to reality. 6 hours
How solvents affect the skin
SCIENCE DAILY Researchers have developed a method that makes it possible to see how individual molecules from solvents in skin creams, medicated ointments and cleaning products affect and interact with the skin’s own molecules. 6 hours
Are you ready to explore baby's genome?
SCIENCE DAILY A national consortium of clinical geneticists is studying the ins and outs of potentially using genome sequencing for newborn health screenings and beyond. 6 hours
New study reveals the structure of DNA helicase at the replication fork
SCIENCE DAILY Scientists have successfully described a crucial structure involved in DNA replication, placing another piece in the puzzle of how life propagates. 6 hours
Steroid discovered in dogfish sharks attacks Parkinson's-related toxin in animal model
SCIENCE DAILY A synthesized steroid mirroring one naturally made by the dogfish shark prevents the buildup of a lethal protein implicated in some neurodegenerative diseases, reports an international... 6 hours
Astrophysicists discover dimming of binary star
SCIENCE DAILY A team astrophysicists has observed the unexplained fading of an interacting binary star, one of the first discoveries using the Sarah L. Krizmanich Telescope. 6 hours
How safe is that driver next to you? A trucker's poor health could increase crash risk
SCIENCE DAILY As commuters shimmy past large, lumbering trucks on the road, they may glance over and wonder,... 7 hours
Humble bee among Australia's most lethal
SCIENCE DAILY An Australian-first national analysis of 13 years' data on bites and stings from venomous creatures reveals Australia's towns and cities are a hot-spot for encounters. 7 hours
Self-assembling particles brighten future of LED lighting
SCIENCE DAILY Researchers have illuminated another path forward for LED technologies by refining the manufacturing of light sources made with crystalline substances known as perovskites, a more efficient and potentially lower-cost alternative to materials used in... 7 hours
Frankly, we do give a damn: Study finds links between swearing and honesty
SCIENCE DAILY It's long been associated with anger and coarseness but profanity can have another, more positive connotation. Psychologists have learned that people who... 7 hours
UV light can aid hospitals' fight to wipe out drug-resistant superbugs
SCIENCE DAILY A new tool -- a type of ultraviolet light called UVC -- could aid hospitals in the ongoing battle to keep drug-resistant bacteria from lingering in... 8 hours
The sun in detail: Contorted center of sunspot nearly twice the size of Earth
SCIENCE DAILY New images have revealed otherwise invisible details of our Sun, including a new view of the dark, contorted center of... 8 hours
Talking therapy changes the brain's wiring, study reveals for first time
SCIENCE DAILY For the first time, research shows that cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) strengthens specific connections in the brains of people with psychosis, and that these stronger connections... 8 hours
Want to ace an exam? Tell a friend what you learned
SCIENCE DAILY Students who are given information and tell someone about it immediately recall the details better and longer — a strategy which could be a plus come... 8 hours
Common heart drug repurposed to treat rare cancer in Europe
SCIENCE DAILY A drug that's commonly used to treat high blood pressure is being repurposed for a rare tissue cancer in Europe. The medication, named propranolol, was recently granted Orphan... 8 hours
Tigers could roam again in Central Asia, scientists say
SCIENCE DAILY Caspian tigers, some of the largest cats that ever lived, roamed through much of Central Asia before they were designated as extinct in the middle of the 20th century. But... 8 hours
Candidates for bionic hand reconstruction
SCIENCE DAILY Researchers offer a treatment algorithm, or protocol, for identifying patients with global (flail arm) brachial plexus injuries who are likely to benefit from trading in their insensate and nonfunctional hand for a myoelectric prosthetic device. 8 hours
Personalized treatment for those in blood pressure 'gray zone'
SCIENCE DAILY Using data from a national study, researchers determined that using heart CT scans can help personalize treatment in patients whose blood pressure falls in the gray zone of just above... 8 hours
Cellular podiatry: Understanding how cells form feet
SCIENCE DAILY A protein known as Arf1 plays a role in podosome formation by regulating the assembly of myosin-II within the cytoskeleton, a new study has revealed. 9 hours
European soccer increasingly popular in the USA
SCIENCE DAILY European professional soccer has a growing fan base also in the USA. Among the most popular clubs in the USA are the two English clubs Manchester United and Chelsea FC as well as the... 9 hours
Nanotechnology: Lighting up ultrathin films
SCIENCE DAILY Based on a study of the optical properties of novel ultrathin semiconductors, researchers have developed a method for rapid and efficient characterization of these materials. 9 hours
Climate policies alone will not save Earth's most diverse tropical forests
SCIENCE DAILY A focus on policies to conserve tropical forests for their carbon storage value may imperil some of the world’s most biologically rich tropical forests, says new... 9 hours
Cell biology: Take the mRNA train
SCIENCE DAILY Messenger RNAs bearing the genetic information for the synthesis of proteins are delivered to defined sites in the cell cytoplasm by molecular motors. Researchers have elucidated how the motors recognize their mRNA freight. 9 hours
Fossils found reveal unseen ‘footprint’ maker
SCIENCE DAILY Fossils found in Morocco from the long-extinct group of sea creatures called trilobites, including rarely seen soft-body parts, may be previously unseen animals that left distinctive fossil 'footprints' around the ancient supercontinent Gondwana. 9 hours
Discovery adds rock collecting to Neanderthal's repertoire
SCIENCE DAILY Researchers have discovered a brownish piece of split limestone in a site in Croatia that suggests Neanderthals 130,000 years ago collected the rock that stands out among all other items in the cave. 9 hours
Acupuncture may alleviate babies' excessive crying (infantile colic), study suggests
SCIENCE DAILY Acupuncture may be an effective treatment option for babies with infantile colic -- those who cry for more than three hours a day on three or more days... 10 hours
Access to health care strengthens communities
SCIENCE DAILY New research has focused on an aspect of the ACA/health care debate that hasn’t really been discussed—the social impact on communities. The author of a new report was able to control for income level and other... 22 hours
Smoking related imagery absent from only one James Bond movie to date
SCIENCE DAILY Smoking related imagery is conspicuous by its absence from only one Bond movie since 007 first graced cinema screens in 1962, finds a new... 22 hours
Maternal micronutrients, nurturing environment boost child development
SCIENCE DAILY A new study offers a recipe for parents who want smarter kids: maternal micronutrient supplements during pregnancy, early life nurturing, happy moms, and educated parents. 22 hours
Student, professor use sports analytics to discover NCAA ranking patterns
SCIENCE DAILY Does conference size impact conference rankings in NCAA men's basketball? According to research and analysis, it does. 22 hours
Acupuncture may alleviate babies' excessive crying (infantile colic)
SCIENCE DAILY Acupuncture may be an effective treatment option for babies with infantile colic -- those who cry for more than three hours a day on three or more days of the week --... 22 hours
Computational modeling reveals anatomical distribution of drag on downhill skiers
SCIENCE DAILY Minimizing air resistance and friction with snow is key to elite performance in downhill skiing. Experiments in wind tunnels have revealed the total drag experienced by skiers, but... 22 hours
Certain anti-influenza compounds also inhibit Zika virus infection, Researchers find
SCIENCE DAILY Three anti-influenza compounds effectively inhibit Zika virus infection in human cells, scientists have discovered. These results provide the foundation for development of the broad-spectrum cell-directed antivirals or their... 22 hours
Light source discovery 'challenges basic assumption' of physics
SCIENCE DAILY A widely-held understanding of electromagnetic radiation has been challenged in newly published research. The study found that the normal direct correspondence between the bandwidths of the current source and emitted radiation can... 22 hours
Nanoscale view of energy storage
SCIENCE DAILY Through long shifts at the helm of a highly sophisticated microscope, researchers have recorded reactions at near-atomic-scale resolution. Their success is another step toward building a better battery. 22 hours
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