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Biology Scientists say xenobots, world's first living robots, can reproduce

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Social Science Quantifying social organization and political polarization in online platforms

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Earth Science The emergence, trajectory, and impacts of emerging contaminants

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Epidemiology MVA vector expression of SARS-CoV-2 spike protein and protection of adult Syrian hamsters against SARS-CoV-2 challenge

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Medicine MEGDEL Syndrome and Its Anesthetic Implications

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Cancer A diagnostic autoantibody signature for primary cutaneous melanoma

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Medicine Machine Learning and Precision Medicine in Emergency Medicine: The Basics

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r/science 21h ago

Paleontology Remains of 400-million-year-old 'Excalibur worm' found in Australia

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Psychology Study: Republicans lost faith in 2020 election results; Fox News played pivotal role. Regardless of political party, the more an individual consumed and trusted Fox News, the less faith he or she had in the electoral process. We now exist in a media landscape that is sharply polarized.

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Biology Diet-driven mercury contamination is associated with polar bear gut microbiota

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Astronomy Study: Space missions to Mars and other planets and moons carry risks of biological contamination – for both Earth and the planets targeted by space missions. Planets and moons potentially containing life should be treated as ‘insular systems’, like the oceanic islands and isolated areas on Earth.

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Environment Study: Global carbon footprint of plastics has doubled since 1995, reaching 2 billion tonnes of CO2 equivalent in 2015. The researchers identify booming plastics production in coal-​based, newly industrialized countries such as China, India, Indonesia and South Africa as the main cause.

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r/science 14h ago

Economics All’s Well That Ages Well: The Economic Value of Targeting Aging -Martin Ellison, an economist at Oxford

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Medicine Moderna COVID-19 vaccine is slightly more effective than the Pfizer inoculation.

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Medicine Immune cells may trigger inflammation in MS

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Animal Science Study: Majority of dog breeds are highly inbred, contributing to an increase in disease and health care costs throughout their lifespan. The average inbreeding based on genetic analysis across 227 breeds was close to 25%, or the equivalent of sharing the same genetic material with a full sibling.

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Psychology A new study published in the Journal of Humanistic Psychology sheds light on the mechanism connecting psychedelic use to improved mental health. The study found evidence of a pathway whereby the use of psychedelics increases spirituality, and in turn, leads to better emotion regulation

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r/science 16h ago

Earth Science Science Museum’s Blockbuster Science Fiction Exhibition

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Astronomy Astronomers find 2 supermassive black holes — the nearest to Earth ever discovered, are merging into a single 'monster'

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Biology Gene edited sex selection may spare animal suffering: Scientists have used gene editing technology to create female-only and male-only litters of mice.

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Physics Ignition First in a Fusion Reaction

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Medicine Immune system-stimulating nanoparticle could lead to more powerful vaccines.

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r/science 14h ago

Health Evidence for a connection between coronavirus disease-19 and exposure to radiofrequency radiation from wireless communications including 5G

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r/science 17h ago

Health A recent study provides further evidence that lower salt consumption and higher potassium intake is linked with lower risk of strokes and heart disease.

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Medicine Medical cannabis use was associated with clinical improvements in pain, function, and quality of life with reductions in prescription drug use; 73% either ceased or decreased opioid consumption and 31% discontinued benzodiazepines.

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