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Can Mite Travel Faster than Cheetah?

Tue, 04/29/2014 - 14:14

A Southern California mite has defeated a cheetah in race to claim the title of the fastest land animal on earth.


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Scientists Find Ancient Hunting Structures and Camps beneath Great Lakes

Tue, 04/29/2014 - 09:32

About 9,000 years ago, paleolithic hunters were used to gather that is now part of Lake Huron to hunt caribou.


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Researchers Create Thinnest Wire You can Imagine

Tue, 04/29/2014 - 09:27

Researchers have created metallic wires that are just three atoms wide with the help of a narrowly focused beam of electrons.


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Science and Engineering Festival Seeks to Ignite Interest in Youngsters for STEM-Related Fields

Tue, 04/29/2014 - 08:41

President Obama found a lot of difference in the choices of American students with regard to the area of study that interest them.


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Smithsonian Museum of Natural History Closes Dinosaur Hall for Five Years

Tue, 04/29/2014 - 08:30

The Smithsonian Museum of Natural History has closed its popular Dinosaur Hall for five years for an extensive remodeling.


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AAP Outlines about ACL injuries and its Prevention in Novel Report

Tue, 04/29/2014 - 08:14

The American Academy of Pediatrics, a group of pediatrics sports medicine experts, report found as more number of girls is competing in sports, more of them suffer from anterior cruciate ligament (ACL


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Floating Lab to Study ‘Aliens of the Sea’

Mon, 04/28/2014 - 08:19

When researcher Leonid Moroz, the neurobiologist at the University of Florida, came on surface of the Florida Keys, he was holding a plastic bag containing a creature that shines like an opal in the s


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Carrying a Bunch of Condoms in New York may Run the Risk of being Accused of Prostitution

Mon, 04/28/2014 - 08:16

More than a million dollars is spent by New York City every year to distribute free condoms to battle unwanted pregnancies and sexually transmittable diseases, like AIDS.


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Mysterious Holes’ Formation Makes National Park Service to Close Mount Baldy

Mon, 04/28/2014 - 08:15

This week, the National Park Service made an announcement about indefinite closure of Mount Baldy as two new holes and many depressions on the north side slope have been detected.


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Huge Iceberg Drifts Away from an Antarctic Glacier towards Open Ocean

Mon, 04/28/2014 - 08:13

A massive iceberg has drifted away from an Antarctic glacier and has been noticed freely floating in water, towards the open ocean.


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Astronomers discover new star

Sun, 04/27/2014 - 03:35

A team of Penn State University researchers have discovered a previously unknown star that is located merely 7.5 light years away from our Sun.


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Increased Coffee Consumption Reduces Type 2 Diabetes Risk: Study

Sat, 04/26/2014 - 09:12

Yet another reason for coffee lovers to continue sipping their cup every morning has been published.


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National Infant Immunization Week from April 26 to May 3

Sat, 04/26/2014 - 08:47

This year will be the 20the anniversary of National Infant Immunization Week, which would be celebrated from April 26 to May 3.


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FDA Approves first human papillomavirus DNA test for primary Cervical Cancer Screening

Sat, 04/26/2014 - 08:31

The Food and Drug Administration announced the approval of the first alternative to Pap smear. The new human papillomavirus test is meant for women 25 and above.


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Researchers Claim Bearded Dragons Triggered Salmonella Outbreak

Fri, 04/25/2014 - 08:44

It seems that health officials have figured out the real cause of 132 salmonella infections.


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US House members to Further Investigate Phoenix VA Health-Care over Negligence

Fri, 04/25/2014 - 08:41

The Phoenix VA Health Care System was the central focus for US House members on Thursday during hearings on veterans' access to mental-health care.


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NOAA rediscovers Wreck of Ship that Sank Near the Golden Gate in San Francisco

Fri, 04/25/2014 - 08:10

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) announced April 23 that the lost shipwreck of a passenger steamer that sank near the Golden Gate in San Francisco has been rediscovered.


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Hubble Space Telescope Completes 24 Years of Operational Life

Fri, 04/25/2014 - 08:08

It's been 24 years now that the Hubble Space Telescope was launched into orbit. On April 24, 1990, the telescope was released in orbit on board the space shuttle Discovery.


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Fossil Discovery Provides Insights into Pterodactyloids’ Development

Fri, 04/25/2014 - 08:06

Pterodactyl, extinct flying reptiles of the order Pterosauria, is five million years older than thought earlier, finds a new study.


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Risk of Severe Floods Increases for New York City: Study

Thu, 04/24/2014 - 08:40

Number of factors has significantly increased the risk for New York City to witness severe floods, finds a novel study.


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Microsoft targeted in apparent anti-trust probe by Chinese regulators

According to Chinese media reports, an anti-trust investigation has apparently been initiated against US software giant Microsoft by Chinese regulators, who made unannounced visits to the company's offices on Monday.

The reports have revealed that Microsoft's offices in Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou and Chengdu were visited by...

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