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October 30, 2015

African lion survival may be dependent on corridor creation

Across Africa, lion populations are threatened by continued reductions in their range and associated genetic isolation. A new study published this month in Landscape Ecology shows that strategic directional fencing…
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October 30, 2015

100+ Healthy Meals Made in 15 Minutes or Less

After a long day at work, school, or really anywhere, just deciding what to eat for dinner can be challenging enough, so the last thing we want to do is…
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October 30, 2015

The Least Disgusting Way to Use a Public Toilet, According to Experts

Picture this: You’re in a public restroom. You carefully lay down a strip of toilet paper, forming a protective shield between you and all the germs of the world. You’re…
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October 30, 2015

Greatist Workout of the Day: Friday, October 30th

This series of GWODs was designed exclusively for Greatist by Bodeefit. For more information about the exercises in this workout, or to see video demos of each movement, follow the…
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October 29, 2015

Simulation of 3-D exotic clouds on an exoplanet

A nearby exoplanet has an atmosphere that might be similar to Earth's before life evolved. Researchers have now simulated three-dimensional exotic clouds on another world.
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October 29, 2015

New insight into how neurons regulate their activity

Each neuron has a highly specialized structural region, the axon initial segment (AIS), whose primary role is in the generation and sending of these messages. Now researchers have discovered that…
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October 29, 2015

Factor found to balance medically useful stem cell qualities

Each of us develops from an unspecialized single cell into hundreds of different specific cell types. Stem cells multiply (proliferate) and mature (differentiate) in the womb to become muscle, bone,…
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October 29, 2015

Researchers advance understanding of mountain watersheds

Scientists may be able to predict the distribution of pore space in the subsurface of mountain watersheds by looking at the state of stress in the earth's crust.
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October 29, 2015

Researchers shed light on protein-related diseases

Some proteins turn into liquid droplets on the way to becoming toxic solids implicated in neurodegenerative diseases and other genetic disorders, researchers have now discovered. The results are important because…
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October 29, 2015

7 Cozy Cocktails You Can Make In Your Crock-Pot

As much as we love a refreshing summer cocktail, we’re ready to embrace the cooler weather and shorter days with a warm and soothing new beverage, the crocktail. Move over,…
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