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One form of internet communication â€“ e-mail â€“ seems to have troubling consequences for the spread and belief of rumors.
COLUMBUS, Ohio, March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Moody-Nolan, the nation's largest African-American owned and operated architecture firm, will continue its long and valued relationship with Penn State University with the announcement of a 48,000-square-foot expansion and partial renovation of the university's intramural sports and recreation building. The most recent sports and recreation project strengthens Moody-Nolan's goal of expanding its deep portfolio of education, healthcare, fitness and...
New research that reveals how maternal antibodies block an immune response to the measles virus is a first step toward improving current childhood vaccination practices, scientists say.
Researchers studying the origin of Earthâ€™s first breathable atmosphere have zeroed in on the major role played by some very unassuming creatures: plankton.
Seven billion: that is the estimated number of people the United Nations predicts will be alive on the planet this year, and climbing to a possible nine billion by 2050.
While many researchers generally credit the desire for smaller families for the decline in fertility rates in developing, low-income countries, new research suggests that prevention of unwanted births may actually be a larger factor.
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Scientists are hoping that heat therapy could eventually replace a complex drug regimen as the first-line treatment of a parasitic skin infection common in tropical and subtropical regions of the world.
A new alloy promises to lessen weldersâ€™ risk of breathing toxic fumes on the job.
People tend to overestimate the steepness of slopes â€“ and psychologists studying the phenomenon have made a discovery that refutes common ideas about how we perceive inclines in general.
Nancy Currie is an engineer, United States Army officer, and a NASA astronaut. She was born Nancy Jane Sherlock on December 29, 1958 in Wilmington, Delaware. She moved to Troy, Ohio as a child and graduated from Troy High School in 1977. She then went on to attend Ohio State University where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biological Science in 1980. From there she continued her education by earning a Master of Science degree in Safety Engineering from the University of Southern...
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