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Research Reverses The Reproductive Clock In Mice

Researchers have lifted fertility rates in older female mice with small doses of a metabolic compound that reverses the ageing process in eggs, offering hope for some women struggling to conceive.

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Bumble Bees Can Experience An Object Using One Sense And Later Recognize It Using Another

It is because our brain is able to store information in such a way that it can be retrieved by different senses.

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Great Barrier Reef Shows Early Signs of Another Major Bleaching Event

Parts of the Great Barrier Reef are showing signs of heat stress, raising the risk of another major coral bleaching event, scientists from the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority have announced.

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Study Finds Pacific Marine National Monuments Do Not Harm Fishing Industry

Expansion of the Pacific Remote Islands and Papahānaumokuākea marine national monuments did not cause economic harm to the Hawaiʻi-based longline tuna fishing fleet, according to a study led by an economics professor at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa.

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Newly Found Bacteria Fights Climate Change, Soil Pollutants

Cornell researchers have found a new species of soil bacteria – which they named in memory of the Cornell professor who first discovered it – that is particularly adept at breaking down organic matter, including the cancer-causing chemicals that are released when coal, gas, oil and refuse are burned.

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Artificial Intelligence Yields New Antibiotic

Using a machine-learning algorithm, MIT researchers have identified a powerful new antibiotic compound.

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Harnessing Exotic Genetics

UD researchers uncover the genetics of how corn can adapt faster to new climates

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NASA Measures Rainfall Rates in Two American Samoa Tropical Cyclones

There are two tropical cyclones affecting American Samoa in the South Pacific Ocean on Feb. 21. 

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‘Significant Step’ in COVID-19 Vaccine Quest

A University of Queensland team has met a key milestone in their fast-tracked research to develop a vaccine for the coronavirus, COVID-19.

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We Must Prioritise the Protection of Ecosystems

Prioritising and tracking the protection of countries’ ecosystems – from wetlands to reefs, forests and more – is critical to protecting Earth’s biodiversity.

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