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There’s a New Method For Fixing Broken Bones Using Pieces of...

Sometimes, the only way to patch up a fracture is to use surgical screws that keep everything in place while the bone is healing.But...

Hormone therapy for menopausal symptoms does not increase mortality risk, according...

I will talk about the simple but fundamental idea that allowed breaking the diffraction barrier in fluorescence microscopy as well as about MINFLUX nanoscopy,...

Ankle fossil suggests our ancient ancestors leapt like acrobats

The first primate may have been a leaper, not a clamberer. For years, many biologists have argued that the common ancestor of all primates...

Why the ostrich is the only living animal with four kneecaps

Nature Picture Library/Alamy Stock PhotoHabitat: most of Africa, especially the reasonably flat bitsSome people just achieve too much. For instance, Iron Maiden singer Bruce...

Secret lifestyle of the dodo revealed for the first time

EXTINCT it may be, but the iconic dodo has bounced back from the grave to reveal hitherto-unknown secrets of its lifestyle. For the first...

Which Dinosaur Is The Biggest? There’s a New Contender – And...

Weighing nearly 70 US tons (63 tonnes), heavier than 10 adult African elephants, this dinosaur was the largest animal to ever walk on Earth,...

Vitamin B3 supplementation during pregnancy may prevent birth defects, in-vivo study...

The main challenges in optimizing beer shelf life is that most manufacturers can only perform accelerated shelf life testing on packaged beer. So, it's...

All About Wisdom Teeth

Wisdom teeth are the third and final set of molars that most people get in their late teens or early twenties. Sometimes these teeth...

Scientists Unlock a Secret to Non-Genetic Variation Within a Species

Of the many variations between organisms in a species, only some of them can currently be explained by differences in their genetic code, but...

Proton pump inhibitors linked to increased death risk

Schistosomiasis is a parasitic disease, sometimes called bilharzia or snail fever. The disease impacts a huge number of people around the world, over 230...