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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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Researchers Stunned to see rubber Ribbons taking Rare Shape

Thu, 04/24/2014 - 08:36

Mechanical researchers at Harvard University expected during an experiment to see a pair of rubber ribbons to form a helix.

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$5,000 Reward for Info on Convict Responsible for Injuring California’s Brown Pelican

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 08:19

On April 16, in the Belmont Shore area, a pelican was found with its pouch slashed.

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Senator Nelson’s Field Hearing Aimed at United Action to Account for Sea-Level Rise

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 08:17

South Florida environmentalists toured sites in the area, including Little Havana, a Sunny Isles Beach condo tower and a Virginia Key sewage plant affected by climate change.

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Rhesus Monkeys’ Mathematical Abilities Shed Light on Evolutionary Origins of Math

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 08:14

Humans have unmatched mathematical capabilities in the animal kingdom, but monkeys can also use symbols to add, finds a new study aimed to shed light on the evolutionary origins of math.

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Low, Breathy Voice May Sound Sexy when Women do it, not Men: Study

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 08:11

In our society, a low, breathy voice is often labeled as a sexual voice and it comes best from women than males, finds a novel study.

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Laser Beams Could Cause Changes in Weather

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 14:29

Researchers may have found a way to cause changes in weather. A high-energy laser beam has been claimed by researchers to have the potential of making clouds rain or produce lightening.

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Nine-Year-Old Michigan Boy finds Mastodon Tooth

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 17:58

A nine-year-old Michigan boy found Mastodon Tooth last year. Phillip Stoll found it while he was having a leisure walk along a creek.

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Cosmos: How Clair Patterson Figured Out Age of Earth

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 09:02

The recent episode of Cosmos was based on the age of earth.

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Scientists to Know about Ancient Earth, Mars through Plant Material Preserved in Glass

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 09:01

Scientists will be able to learn a lot about the climate and life forms of the ancient Earth because of the discovery biodata encapsulated in molten glass resulting from asteroid and comet impacts mil

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Is Marijuana Really Beneficial for Health?

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 08:49

Medical researchers have recently issued a big list stating the health benefits of marijuana, followed by the approval of more than twenty states in the country to the legalizing of the medical mariju

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Researchers develop technique to control weather at will

Sun, 04/20/2014 - 04:22

Researchers at the University of Central Florida claimed to have developed a new technique that will enable humans to control the weather.

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NASA’s LADEE ends mission with intended impact on Moon

Sun, 04/20/2014 - 04:20

NASA's Lunar Atmosphere & Dust Environment Explorer (LADEE) has finally ended its six-month mission with planned impact on the Moon.

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Transient Exoplanet with Longest Year Ever Seen

A transiting exoplanet has been discovered, which as per astronomers, has the longest known year. The planet named Kepler-421b circles its star after every 704 days.

Till now, more than 1,800 exoplanets have been discovered and they are much closer to their stars and even have shorter orbital times. Its host star, Kepler-421, is located...

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