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Burrowing Crabs Reshaping Salt Marshes, With Climate Change to Blame

A new study reveals how climate change has enabled a voracious crab species to dramatically alter salt marsh ecosystems across the southeastern U.S. 

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COVID-19: Considering Meditation and Yoga as Adjunctive Treatment

The anti-inflammatory and other beneficial effects of meditation and yoga practices make them potential adjunctive treatments of COVID-19, according to the peer-reviewed journal JACM, The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine. 

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New, Remote Weight-Loss Method Helped Slash Pounds

Losing weight during the COVID-19 pandemic has increasing urgency because obesity increases the risk of severe disease and death. 

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1 in 3 Young Adults May Face Severe COVID-19, UCSF Study Shows

As the number of young adults infected with the coronavirus surges throughout the nation, a new study by researchers at UC San Francisco Benioff Children’s Hospitals indicates that youth may not shield people from serious disease.

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Study Shows Humans Are Optimists for Most of Life

Is middle age really the “golden age” when people are the most optimistic in life? 

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New Solar Material Could Clean Drinking Water

Providing clean water to Soldiers in the field and citizens around the world is essential, and yet one of the world’s greatest challenges. 

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Staying Safe in the Summer of COVID-19

Amidst sunny days and climbing temperatures, COVID-19 remains a dominating presence in all of our lives. 

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New Therapy Extends Breast Cancer Survival Rate, Prevents Reoccurrence

A new immunotherapy developed by researchers at Northwestern University dramatically extends the survival time of mice with triple negative breast cancer, one of the most aggressive and difficult-to-treat forms of breast cancer.

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Rare Peek at Patagonia in Winter

In June 2020, just the right weather patterns were in place to provide a clear view of the snowy landscape.

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Canary Curls

Von Kármán vortices make another appearance near the Canary Islands.

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