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Wild boar appear destructive, but they make excellent conservationists

Wild boar appear destructive, but they make excellent conservationists

Keystone species such as wild boar, eagles and lynx were managing the planet quite...

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Alzheimer’s drug results are promising – but not a major breakthrough

Alzheimer’s drug results are promising – but not a major...

The results for the amyloid-targeting drug, lecanemab, are a step forward, but it...

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Hurricane Ian hits the coast of Florida with 155 mile-per-hour winds

Hurricane Ian hits the coast of Florida with 155 mile-per-hour...

A category 4 storm made landfall in Florida on Wednesday afternoon, displacing millions...

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Robotic pill that delivers drugs to gut could end insulin injections

Robotic pill that delivers drugs to gut could end insulin...

A drug-carrying capsule with a motor protects medicines from stomach acid and enzymes...

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The covid-19 pandemic has left people less extroverted and agreeable

The covid-19 pandemic has left people less extroverted...

The covid-19 pandemic has changed our personalities – a study of more than 7000...

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Dogs can smell when we're stressed from our breath and sweat

Dogs can smell when we're stressed from our breath and...

In a test to see if dogs can identify material that has been exposed to breath and...

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Dangerous fungal lung infections could be treated with CAR T-cells

Dangerous fungal lung infections could be treated with...

Adapted immune cells known as CAR T-cells could treat lungs infected by the fungus...

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Satellite uses sun reflections to detect offshore methane leaks

Satellite uses sun reflections to detect offshore methane...

Methane leaks from offshore oil rigs are normally hard to spot from space but a...

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Air pollution raises our risk of a stroke and its later complications

Air pollution raises our risk of a stroke and its later...

Exceeding the World Health Organization's recommended air pollution exposure limit...

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Newly recognised species of sloth has a head like a coconut

Newly recognised species of sloth has a head like a coconut

Maned sloths were thought to be one species but a genetic and physical analysis...

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Piecing together the story of ancient glass after the Beirut explosion

Piecing together the story of ancient glass after the Beirut...

In 2020, a chemical explosion in Beirut caused 218 deaths and widespread destruction....

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You’re Safe Til 2024: Deep History is about humanity's turning points

You’re Safe Til 2024: Deep History is about humanity's...

This impactful one-man show from David Finnigan explores the moments in Earth’s...

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Sci-fi author Neal Stephenson wants to build a metaverse open to all

Sci-fi author Neal Stephenson wants to build a metaverse...

Lamina1 was contacted for comment.   Neal Stephenson was contacted for comment....

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Emissions from mining a single bitcoin have increased 126-fold

Emissions from mining a single bitcoin have increased 126-fold

Between 2016 and 2021, the carbon emissions associated with mining bitcoin have...

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Hubble and JWST both saw the aftermath of NASA's DART asteroid mission

Hubble and JWST both saw the aftermath of NASA's DART asteroid...

After NASA’s DART mission slammed into the asteroid Dimorphos, the Hubble Space...

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Western Arctic Ocean is acidifying four times faster than other oceans

Western Arctic Ocean is acidifying four times faster than...

Melting ice has increased how fast Arctic waters are absorbing carbon dioxide, making...