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Study Shows How Exercise Stalls Cancer Growth Through the Immune System

People with cancer who exercise generally have a better prognosis than inactive patients.

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Land Management in Forest and Grasslands: How Much Can We Intensify?

High land-use intensity reduces the beneficial effects of biodiversity on ecosystem services. 

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New Survey Reveals State-level Opinions on Climate Change, From the Redwood Forest to the Gulf Stream Waters

North and South, rural and urban—the United States is a complex mix of cultures, mindsets, and life experiences. 

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Illinois Study Tracks Evolution of Sars-Cov-2 Virus Mutations

Since COVID-19 began its menacing march across Wuhan, China, in December 2019, and then across the world, the SARS-CoV-2 virus has taken a “whatever works” strategy to ensure its replication and spread. 

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Leaf Drop After Ash Blackout Shouldn’t Be Of Concern

The clouds of smoke and raining ash are over, but for some common evergreen plants the damage has been done. Don’t worry, it’s most likely temporary.

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Research Aims to Cast a Wider Net for Anglers

A good day of fishing can mean different things to different people.

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Imaging Software Supports Food Safety Initiatives

Many countries struggle with food shipments being damaged or destroyed by invasive insects and plant disease.

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Georgia Scientist Is Tracking ‘Hitchhiker’ Genes

Antibiotic resistance – one of the biggest threats to global health, according to the World Health Organization – occurs when germs learn how to defeat the drugs designed to kill them.

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The Time Is Now

I had just returned from walking our dog on Saturday afternoon when my husband informed me that the Cal-Wood Fire had broken out about 10 miles from our home in northwest Boulder County, Colorado.

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A Bird's-Eye View On Saving The Bull Trout

In a clear, cold pool waits a patient predator, a monster of the river. He is voracious, ready to devour any prey which crosses his path, even if he has to fight for it.

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