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Can Your Credit Score Also Describe Your Health Status

Can Your Credit Score Also Describe Your Health Status?

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Your credit score can tell the world a lot about you, not the least of which is your credit-worthiness. According to a new study from Duke University, your credit rating might also reveal...

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Clinical Study using Philips InnerSense solution aligned with World Prematurity Awareness Month ANDOVER, Mass., Nov.

law of the sea
2014-10-27 03:00:47

Many marine animals are world travelers, and scientists who study and track them can rarely predict through which nations’ territorial waters their paths will lead.

Acid mine drainage
2014-10-21 03:00:51

Scientists have developed new geochemical tracers that can identify hydraulic fracturing flowback fluids that have been spilled or released into the environment.

fluorescent molecules
2014-10-14 03:00:50

Duke University researchers have made fluorescent molecules emit photons of light 1,000 times faster than normal — setting a speed record and making an important step toward realizing superfast light emitting diodes (LEDs) and quantum cryptography.

2014-09-24 12:24:04

- Awards eight seed grants across the Carolinas and southern Virginia CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept.

World’s Largest DNA Origami Created
2014-09-15 03:39:17

Researchers from North Carolina State University, Duke University and the University of Copenhagen have created the world’s largest DNA origami, which are nanoscale constructions with applications ranging from biomedical research to nanoelectronics.

2014-09-15 08:26:23

Best Value Schools has launched its newest article for ranking the top 25 colleges with high freshman retention rates by their overall return on investment PHILADELPHIA, Sept.

2014-08-04 09:45:12

The tiny addition of a chemical mark atop a gene that is well known for its involvement in clinical depression and posttraumatic stress disorder can affect the way a person's brain responds to threats.


Word of the Day
dingle
  • A small wooded valley; a dell.
  • The protecting weather-shed built around the entrance to a house.
  • The roofed-over space between the kitchen and the sleeping-quarters in a logging-camp, commonly used as a storeroom.
The word 'dingle' comes from Middle English dell, hollow.
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