Tag: science

27
Aug
2017
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Sound waves enhance deep sleep and memory – Northwestern Now

Gentle sound stimulation — such as the rush of a waterfall — synchronized to the rhythm of…

27
Aug
2017
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It rains solid diamonds on Uranus and Neptune

Consider this your daily reminder that the solar system is even more awesomely bonkers than you realized:…

26
Aug
2017
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Dancing can reverse the signs of aging in the brain — ScienceDaily

Physical exercise has an anti-aging effect on the hippocampus region of the brain — an area that…

23
Aug
2017
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Blue light emitted by screens damages our sleep, study suggests — ScienceDaily

The short-wavelength blue light, emitted by the screens we watch, damages the duration, and even more so,…

22
Aug
2017
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Hidden river once flowed beneath Antarctic ice: Flowing water influenced retreat of ancient Antarctic ice sheet — ScienceDaily

Antarctic researchers from Rice University have discovered one of nature’s supreme ironies: On Earth’s driest, coldest continent,…

21
Aug
2017
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Japan Is Selling Ice Cream That Doesn’t Melt – Condé Nast Traveler

It’s a summertime miracle! The future is now, folks: Japanese scientists have discovered a completely organic way…

20
Aug
2017
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Vitamin C may encourage blood cancer stem cells to die — ScienceDaily

Vitamin C may “tell” faulty stem cells in the bone marrow to mature and die normally, instead…

20
Aug
2017
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Smokers 20 percent more likely to quit when cigarettes cost $1 more — ScienceDaily

Older smokers are usually more set in their ways, but a dollar increase in cigarette prices makes…