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In Baltimore, Lower Income Neighborhoods Have Bigger Mosquitoes

Low-income urban neighborhoods not only have more mosquitoes, but they are larger-bodied, indicating that they could be more efficient at transmitting diseases.

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Are We Underestimating the Benefits of Investing in Renewable Energy?

As policymakers seek to reduce carbon dioxide and other pollutants through increases in renewable energy, improving energy efficiency or electrifying transportation, a key question arises: Which interventions provide the largest benefits to avoid the negative health effects of air pollution? 

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Exercise Can Now Be Prescribed like Medicine for People with and Beyond Cancer

It’s well known that exercise is good for preventing and treating many forms of heart disease, but less commonly known are the benefits of physical activity for people living with and beyond cancer.

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Report: Progress in Global Cancer Fight Is Not Only Possible, but Achievable

The Cancer Atlas, 3rd edition, a comprehensive global overview of cancer around the globe, concludes that progress in the fight against cancer is not only possible, but achievable. 

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Alfalfa and Potassium: It’s Complicated

Has anyone ever told you to eat a banana when you have a muscle cramp or eye twitch? 

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AI System More Accurately Identifies Collapsed Lungs Using Chest X-Rays

New assistive technology can diagnose collapsed lungs from chest x-rays with a higher degree of accuracy than radiologists.

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NASA’s Terra Satellite Catches End of Atlantic Tropical Depression 15

Tropical Depression Fifteen or TD15, developed off the west coast of Africa on Oct. 14 by 5 p.m. EDT. The depression never strengthened into a tropical storm before it reached the end of its life.

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Strong Storms Can Generate Earthquake-Like Seismic Activity

Researchers have discovered a new geophysical phenomenon where a hurricane or other strong storm can produce vibrations in the nearby ocean floor as strong as a magnitude 3.5 earthquake.

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Initiative Aims to Create 3D Map of the World Before Climate Change Alters It

Scientists have launched a new initiative to create a highly detailed, 3D map of the planet.

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Major Implications for Global Metal Demand Without Industry Change

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) challenges have the potential to significantly impact the global supply of metals.

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