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  1. Cancer drugs block dementia-linked brain inflammation, study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2014 | Science Daily

    A class of drugs developed to treat immune-related conditions and cancer -- including one currently in clinical trials for glioblastoma and other tumors -- eliminates neural inflammation associated with dementia-linked diseases and brain injuries, according to researchers.

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  2. Closing gap in diarrhea care of African children could save 20,000 livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2014 | Science Daily

    Young children suffering from diarrheal diseases are less likely to receive life-saving oral rehydration therapy if they seek treatment at private, for-profit clinics, according to the first-ever, large-scale study of child diarrhea treatment practices in sub-Saharan Africa.

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  3. Computer rendering: Graduate student brings extinct plants 'back to life'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2014 | Science Daily

    Most fossilized plants are fragments indistinguishable from a stick, but a graduate student hopes a new technique will allow paleontologists to more precisely identify these fossils.

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  4. New functions for 'junk' DNA?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2014 | Science Daily

    DNA encodes the information necessary to make all the proteins in a cell, but the vast majority of the DNA in a cell is non-coding DNA, in the past sometimes referred to as 'junk' DNA.

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  5. New functions for 'junk' DNA?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2014 | Science Daily

    DNA encodes the information necessary to make all the proteins in a cell, but the vast majority of the DNA in a cell is non-coding DNA, in the past sometimes referred to as 'junk' DNA.

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  6. Why we miss subtle visual changes, and why it keeps us saneRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2014 | Science Daily

    Ever notice how Harry Potter's T-shirt abruptly changes from a crewneck to a henley shirt in 'The Order of the Phoenix,' or how in 'Pretty Woman,' Julia Roberts' croissant inexplicably morphs into a pancake? Don't worry if you missed those continuity bloopers.

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  7. Why we miss subtle visual changes, and why it keeps us saneRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2014 | Science Daily

    Ever notice how Harry Potter's T-shirt abruptly changes from a crewneck to a henley shirt in 'The Order of the Phoenix,' or how in 'Pretty Woman,' Julia Roberts' croissant inexplicably morphs into a pancake? Don't worry if you missed those continuity bloopers.

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  8. Scientists discover material that can be solar cell by day, light panel by nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2014 | Science Daily

    Scientists have developed a next-generation solar cell material which can also emit light, in addition to converting light to electricity.

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  9. Fierce 2012 magnetic storm just missed us: Earth dodged huge magnetic bullet from the sunRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2014 | Science Daily

    On July 23, 2012, a huge magnetic storm propelled by two nearly simultaneous coronal mass ejections on the sun plowed through Earth's orbit.

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  10. Fierce 2012 magnetic storm just missed us: Earth dodged huge magnetic bullet from the sunRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2014 | Science Daily

    On July 23, 2012, a huge magnetic storm propelled by two nearly simultaneous coronal mass ejections on the sun plowed through Earth's orbit.

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  11. Fierce 2012 magnetic storm barely missed Earth: Earth dodged huge magnetic bullet from the sunRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2014 | Science Daily

    On July 23, 2012, a huge magnetic storm propelled by two nearly simultaneous coronal mass ejections on the sun plowed through Earth's orbit.

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  12. Scientists 'herd' cells in new approach to tissue engineeringRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2014 | Science Daily

    An electrical current can be used to orchestrate the flow of a group of cells, engineers have discovered.

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  13. Scientists 'herd' cells in new approach to tissue engineeringRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2014 | Science Daily

    An electrical current can be used to orchestrate the flow of a group of cells, engineers have discovered.

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  14. Preschoolers can outsmart college students at figuring out gizmosRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2014 | Science Daily

    Preschoolers can be smarter than college students at figuring out how unusual toys and gadgets work because they're more flexible and less biased than adults in their ideas about cause and effect, according to new research.

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  15. Colored diamonds are a superconductor's best friendRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2014 | Science Daily

    Nitrogen-vacancy centers -- flaws in a diamond's crystal lattice that produce color -- have received much attention for their sensitivity to magnetic fields.

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