Tuesday, October 27, 2020
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Bird and reptile tears aren’t so different from human tears

Bird and reptile tears aren't so unlike our own, shows a new study in Frontiers in Veterinary Science. But the differences could...

First egg from Antarctica is big and might belong to an...

In 2011, Chilean scientists discovered a mysterious fossil in Antarctica that looked like a deflated football. For nearly a decade, the specimen...

Scientists unravel the evolution and relationships for all European butterflies in...

For the first time, a complete time-calibrated phylogeny for a large group of invertebrates is published for an entire continent. In a...

High-salt diet impacts health of gut microbiome

AUGUSTA, Ga. (June 9, 2020) - Particularly in females with untreated hypertension, reducing salt intake to what's considered a healthier level appears...

Understanding the role of cardiorespiratory fitness and body composition in brain...

A new study led by researchers at the Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology examined how cardiorespiratory fitness and body composition...

Female Gulf War combat veterans have persistent symptoms more than 25...

AUGUSTA, Ga. (May 25, 2020) - More than a quarter century after the Gulf War, female veterans who saw combat have nearly...

A breakthrough in chronic pain relief

A team at the University of Copenhagen discovered a peptide that cured mice of chronic pain with no side effects. tAn estimated 7-10 percent...

Found: Neural circuit that drives physical responses to emotional stress

Researchers at Nagoya University have discovered a neural circuit that drives physical responses to emotional stress. The circuit begins in deep brain...

Can traumatic memories be erased?

Tokyo, Japan - Scientists from Tokyo Metropolitan University have discovered that Drosophila flies lose long-term memory (LTM) of a traumatic event when...

Worm nerve responses for good and bad

Nagoya University researchers and colleagues have revealed the nerve circuitry regulating the response of a tiny soil worm to changing temperatures. The...