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1 hr ago | Medical News
Biologists at The Scripps Research Institute have identified a signaling pathway that switches on a powerful calorie-burning process in brown fat cells.
5 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville
Two small earthquakes rattle East Tenn. Two small earthquakes rattled East Tennessee Friday.
9 hrs ago | The Washington Post
The old-fashioned way to keep tabs on polar bears is to capture and tag them, a difficult and potentially dangerous process for both the animals and humans involved.
13 hrs ago | NewsLI.com
Part of Government Transparency Effort, Information Includes Town, County, Cost, Power Generation Capacity for Projects in NYSERDA's Open PV Enrollment Programs Over the Past 10 Years The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority announced the availability of details for nearly 10,000 solar projects that have participated in ... (more)
17 hrs ago | Daily Journal
At Seacrest Wolf Preserve in northern Florida, billed as the largest such facility in the Southeast, owners Cynthia and Wayne Watkins say they raise their wolves to become accustomed to humans - and for a $25 fee, they even let visitors mingle with a wolf pack.
Bricks fell from three sides of this home in Sparks, Oklahoma, after two earthquakes hit the area in less than 24 hours in November 2011.
According to the U.S. Geological Survey, this earthquake was recorded at 1:09 a.m. Its epicenter was located 14 miles west of Perry, 19 miles east, southeast of Enid, and 57 miles north of Oklahoma City.
Scott Angelle, chairman of the Water Resources commission, said staff will be drafting a letter in the next month outlining the importance of the monitoring and the need for continued funding.
Earthquakes of magnitude 6.2 and 6.1 struck Myanmar and India's Andaman islands on Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.
Without major changes in land development, urban areas in the Southern United States will likely double in size by 2060 and create an urban "megalopolis" that stretches from Raleigh to Atlanta, according to a new study by the U.S. Department of Interior's Southeast Climate Science Center and North Carolina State University .
The controversial process of hydraulic fracturing extracts natural gas by pumping water and chemicals into underground shale formations, fracturing the rock and releasing the natural gas.
More than 35 percent of Americans have debts and unpaid bills that have been reported to collection agencies, according to a study released Tuesday by the Urban Institute.
In a story July 29 about consumer debt reported to collection agencies, The Associated Press erroneously indicated that 80 percent of Americans have no debt on file.
Epic Sciences , a spinoff of The Scripps Research Institute developing cancer diagnostics, has raised $30 million from venture capital investors, and appointed Greg Lucier as board chairman.
Research conducted at the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute has discovered links between a set of genes known to promote tumor growth and mucoepidermoid carcinoma, an oral cancer that affects the salivary glands.
This run has been independently organized and is exclusively for the benefit of those suffering from muscle diseases, as well as their families.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 07:08 pm
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