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This tyrannosaur relative weighed less than 100 pounds

This Tyrannosaurus rex relative weighed less than 100 pounds

Tyrannosauroid dinosaurs have a long evolutionary history and include iconic giants like Tyrannosaurus rex. This newly discovered species links the small tyrannosauroids from the Early...
Scientists restore some brain functions in a dead pig

Scientists restore some brain functions in a dead pig

In a new study, scientists have restored some functions in a pig's brain four hours after its death. The finding challenges common assumptions about the...
Scientists create artificial mother-of-pearl with bacteria

Scientists create artificial mother-of-pearl with bacteria

In a new study, Rochester researchers have created artificial mother-of-pearl with bacteria. One of the strongest synthetic materials comes from nacre, which is also known...
Scientists develop a biosynthetic dual-core cell computer

Scientists develop a biosynthetic dual-core cell computer

In a new study, researchers have integrated two CRISPR-Cas9-based core processors into human cells and created a biosynthetic dual-core cell computer. The finding is a...
World’s oldest fish shows how ancient skull evolved

World’s oldest fish shows how ancient skull evolved

In a new study, researchers found new information about how ancient skull and brain evolved. They studied one of the world's oldest types of fish,...
Scientists find earliest life may have arisen in ponds

Scientists find earliest life may have arisen in ponds

In a new study, researchers have discovered that earliest life may have arisen in ponds, not oceans. Primitive ponds may have provided a more suitable...
Why spiders in the deep sea are so big

Why spiders in the deep sea are so big

In a new study about giant Antarctic sea spider, researchers have found why marine animals living in the polar oceans and the deep sea...
Showiest male primates may have smallest testicles

Showiest male primates may have smallest testicles

In a new study, scientists found that male primates who are equipped with all the bells and whistles to attract a female mate may...

Natural selection plays a key role in economic growth and industrialization

In a new study, researchers suggest that natural selection plays an important role in economic growth and industrialization. The study was done by researchers Brown...

Two new compounds may keep your skin youthful forever

In a new study, researchers have discovered two compounds that can help a protein keep skin youthful. The protein is called COL17A1. It can keep...

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Scientists find the major cause of autism

In a new study, researchers discovered that autism is 80% reliant on inherited genes. That means that environmental causes are only responsible for 20% of...
These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

In a recent study from the University of East Anglia, researchers find that long-term use of anticholinergic antidepressants is linked to a higher risk...

This walking exercise can make older people healthy and fit

In a recent study from Shinshu University in Japan, researchers found an effective way to increase overall fitness and decrease lifestyle-related disease (LSD) through...

This popular painkiller may harm your blood sugar

In a new study, researchers found popular pain drug opioid tramadol (marketed as ConZip and Ultram) may increase the risk of developing hypoglycemia, or...

Scientists discover a new cause of autism

In a new study, researchers have found a new genetic factor that leads the brain to grow fewer synapses at a critical time in...