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Beach Umbrella Offers Limited Protection Against Sun Rays: Research

Beach Umbrella Offers Limited Protection Against Sun Rays: Research

While health experts have repeatedly urged people to use sunscreen whenever they are out in the Sun, many people believe that umbrella can offer similar benefits.

Antarctic research station to be shut down for winter

Antarctic research station to be shut down for winter

A research station in Antarctica will be shut down between March and November this year as a growing crack in a massive ice shelf is posing a real threat, according to the British Antarctic Survey.

Researchers turn mice into bloodthirsty killing machines

Researchers turn mice into bloodthirsty killing machines

A new research demonstrated how stimulating a certain part of the brain can turn a happy creature into a bloodthirsty killing machine.

Researchers activate killer instinct in mice using laser

Researchers activate killer instinct in mice using laser

Predatory behaviors like grabbing and biting are quite familiar to fans of nature documentaries, but the brain circuits responsiblefor such behaviors remain a mystery.

Baboons can make human-style vowel sounds: study

Baboons can make human-style vowel sounds: study

Speech is one of the key characteristics that separate humans from their relatives, non-human primates.

Researchers suggest multiple-impact theory for Moon’s formation

Researchers suggest multiple-impact theory for Moon’s formation

Earth’s only natural satellite Moon came into existence as a result of merger of several small moonlets or disks of planetary debris created by multiple objects’ collision with our planet, a new st

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