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The inflammatory response following a spinal cord injury appears to be set up to cause extra tissue damage instead of promoting healing, new research suggests.
Too much light at night can lead to symptoms of depression, according to a new study in mice.
Scientists have countered findings of previous clinical trials by showing that giving supplemental oxygen to animals during a stroke can reduce damage to brain tissue surrounding the clot.
In the quest for smaller, faster computer chips, researchers are increasingly turning to quantum mechanics -- the exotic physics of the small.
Americans think locally when they consider whether the loss of US troops overseas warrants troop withdrawals, a new nationwide study suggests.
Animals shelter officials housing lost pets that had been implanted with a microchip were able to find the owners in almost three out of four cases in a recently published national study.
Women abused by intimate partners suffer higher rates of a wide variety of doctor-diagnosed medical maladies compared to women who were never abused, according to a new study of more than 3,000 women.
Researchers at Ohio State University are experimenting with polymer semiconductors that absorb the sunâ€™s energy and generate electricity. The goal: lighter, cheaper, and more-flexible solar cells.
Sitting up straight in your chair isn't just good for your posture â€“ it also gives you more confidence in your own thoughts, according to a new study.
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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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