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November 3, 2015

Healthier indoor climate for heavy industry

A dust extraction unit that exploits the laws of nature has made the indoor climate on the ‘shop-floor’ of the Thamshavn smelter in Norway 75 percent cleaner.
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November 3, 2015

‘Magic’ plant discovery could lead to growing food in space

A plant geneticist has discovered the gene in the ancient Australian native tobacco plant Nicotiana benthamiana, known as Pitjuri to Australian indigenous Aboriginals tribes. The discovery was made while tracing…
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November 3, 2015

The complexity of modeling

In recent years, advances in materials synthesis techniques have enabled scientists to produce increasingly complex functional materials with enhanced or novel macroscopic properties.
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November 3, 2015

Military sexual trauma: Prevalent and under-treated

Rates of military sexual trauma among men who served in the military may be as much as 15 times higher than has been previously reported, largely because of barriers associated…
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November 3, 2015

10 Grams or More! Fall Soups With Sky-High Protein

A healthy and hearty soup is a perfect weeknight supper, and these recipes are just as delicious as leftovers the next day. If you're trying to squeeze in a strength-training…
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November 3, 2015

Living alone can dent healthy diets

People who live alone are more likely to have unhealthy diets lacking key foods, research has found. The study reported inadequate cooking skills, no partner to go shopping with, the…
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November 3, 2015

Cow-calf grazing practices could determine, mitigate greenhouse gas emissions

Reducing greenhouse gas emissions in the Southern Great Plains could require a change of grazing management by traditional cow-calf producers, according to a new study.
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November 3, 2015

Rotting oaks lead to hazardous voids in Indiana’s Mount Baldy sand dune

Mount Baldy, a sand dune in Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, may appear to be no more than an innocent pile of sand grains speckled with vegetation, but the rolling slopes…
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November 3, 2015

Saving Green: Computer Program Saves Nurseries Water, Plants and Money

A web-based irrigation system saved 21 percent in water use without reducing growth of container-grown landscape plants, a new study shows.
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November 3, 2015

Cancer-associated mutations are common in patients with unexplained low blood counts

Patients with unexplained low blood counts and abnormally mutated cells who do not fit the diagnostic criteria for recognized blood cancers should be described as having clonal cytopenias of undetermined…
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