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    CANNELTON – Bullpush Mountain isn’t a mountain anymore. It’s a flat, grassy meadow that stands out among the wooded hills…

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    The White House’s discretionary budget request released Friday includes over $1.4 billion for environmental justice initiatives, which the Biden administration…

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    An epigenetic study at the RIKEN Center for Integrative Medical Sciences shows that in mouse egg cells, modifications to histone…

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    Tick-borne encephalitis is a disease just as nasty as it sounds. Once bitten by an infected tick, some people develop…

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    The increase would infuse a massive amount of resources to support the agency, whose responsibilities include weather forecasting, climate research…

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    If you don’t have tons of weights at your disposal, a resistance band workout can come in clutch if you…

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    DEC”s map of known PFAS-contaminated sites in Alaska. Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances chemicals are found in some firefighting foams and…

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    It was as if, having spent his life required to walk two steps behind his wife and never being able…

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    Researchers at the Francis Crick Institute have found that blocking a specific protein could increase tumour sensitivity to treatment with…

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    Income inequality could grow worse, the report said, tying it at times to information inequality. The “trust gap” between an…

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    The first large study showing that leisure time physical activity and occupational physical activity have opposite, and independent, associations with…

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    This week the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said that racism seriously threatens public health. The move is…

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    The bottom line on all three remains positive. In laboratory tests, vaccines are just as effective against the variant identified…

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    Vesta Healthcare, a digital health platform focused on home-based care, pulled in $65 million in growth capital to help it…

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    Exercise and a healthy diet in childhood leads to adults with bigger brains and lower levels of anxiety, according to…

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    President Biden proposed an ambitious budget for the next federal fiscal year that includes more money for fighting the opioid…

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    Psychosocial stress — typically resulting from difficulty coping with challenging environments — may work synergistically to put women at significantly…

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    An international research team led by Monash University has uncovered a new technique that could speed up recovery from bone…

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    As the number of electric cars quickly grows—helped by policies like the $174 billion that the Biden administration wants to…

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    In some men, having traditional masculine characteristics such as competitiveness and adventurousness was linked to being better fathers to infants,…

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    “[The answer] depends on the specific situation of each patient,” Oscar Morey Vargas, M.D., an endocrinologist at the Cleveland Clinic,…

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    Giant 3D printers for construction can help make housing more affordable—as in a neighborhood in Austin, Texas, where a 33-foot-long…

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    A team of scientists has analyzed how microbes in the gut process the plant-based, sulfur-containing sugar sulfoquinovose. Their study discovered…

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    For the millions of people worldwide who have sickle cell disease, there are only a few treatment options, which include…

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    Michael Regan has perhaps the most fiendishly challenging job within Joe Biden’s administration. As the head of the Environmental Protection…

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    According to the World Health Organization (WHO), depression is a common illness globally. It affects about 264 million people worldwide,…

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    In late January, the multibillionaire Elon Musk took to Twitter and abruptly announced, “Am donating $100M towards a prize for…

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    You may be surprised at the secret ingredient here: Avocado, which deepens the chocolate flavor and adds creaminess. These bites…

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    The forecasters are calling for 17 named storms, compared with an average of 12.1, and eight hurricanes, compared with an…

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    Worldwide, 1 in 4 people will suffer from a depressive episode in their lifetime. While current diagnosis and treatment approaches…

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    Dr. Anthony Fauci thanked America’s health care workers, who “every single day put themselves at risk” during the pandemic, even…

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    Two federal health agencies intend to scrutinize connection between two hot-button health issues. Toxic PFAS chemicals have been detected at…

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    Expressive language sampling (ELS) is a useful tool for measuring communication development in youth with Down syndrome, a new multi-site…

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    Fewer than 10 transgender athletes, female or male, have sought to play on public high school sport teams that align…

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    When cells are stressed, chemical alarms go off, setting in motion a flurry of activity that protects the cell’s most…

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    Short pieces of DNA — jumping genes — can bounce from one place to another in our genomes. When too…

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    A dysfunctional immune system significantly contributes to the development of cancer. Several therapeutic strategies to activate the immune system to…

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    Increasingly, Brazilian environmental researchers, academics and officials appear to be coming under fire for their scientific work or views, sometimes…

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    Scientists have made a pivotal breakthrough in understanding the way in which cells communicate with each other. A team of…

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    Thanks to a unique collaboration between the Tahltan Nation, the B.C. government, a mining company and non-profit environmental organizations, an…

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    Pioneering research led by experts from the University of Exeter’s Living Systems Institute has provided new insight into formation of…

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    Researchers from Tokyo Medical and Dental University (TMDU) demonstrate an mRNA delivery system that effectively produces BDNF protein in rat…

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    ‘Kind of like a natural refrigerator … we don’t think it ever froze,’ says researcher The white snowy landscape of…

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    While it isn’t surprising that infants and children love to look at people’s movements and faces, recent research from Rochester…

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    California remains far behind its targets for addressing exposed playa around the Salton Sea, according to data released in the…

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    When you think of ways to treat opioid use disorder, you might think methadone clinics and Narcotics Anonymous meetings. You…

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    “Saying ‘Oh, there’s locusts in northern Kenya’ doesn’t help at all,” Mr. Cressman said. “We need longitude and latitude coordinates…

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    Five-star ratings are no guarantee to lead you to the perfect barber who truly understands your hair or to the…

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    Panorama Organic is teaming with the Audubon Society to curb bird declines. getty Early this week, the Audubon Society, one…

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    Seagrasses store more than twice as much carbon and as land forests – but human activity is killing them off…

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