If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world. -- J.R.R. Tolkien
September 25, 2018


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- Ancient mice discovered by climate cavers
- Birds' voiceboxes are odd ducks
- Common weed killer linked to bee deaths
- Evidence that addictive behaviors have strong links with ancient retroviral infection
- New earthquake risk model could better inform disaster planning
- Wigner crystal -- not Mott insulator -- in 'magic-angle' graphene
- How fruits got their eye-catching colors
- Doubts and dialogue may alter public perceptions of science
- Astronomers use Earth's natural history as guide to spot vegetation on new worlds
- Violence in pre-Columbian Panama exaggerated, new study shows
- 'Ground coffee' with soil perks in Brazil
- Exploring links between senses and cognitive health
- Organs are not just bystanders, may be active participants in fighting autoimmune disease
- Sex in plants requires thrust
- Even mild physical activity immediately improves memory function
- Desert ants have an amazing odor memory
- A biomarker in the brain's circulation system may be Alzheimer's earliest warning
- Cryo-EM reveals structure of protein responsible for regulating body temperature
- Crowd counting through walls with WiFi
- Parasite makes quick exit when researchers remove the handbrake
- How nature, nurture shape the sleeping brain
- Children found capable of using the 'wisdom of crowds'
- Physical activity necessary to maintain heart-healthy lifestyle
- Challenge continues in developing effective drug treatment for Alzheimer's disease
- Common painkiller not effective for chronic pain after traumatic nerve injury
- Martian moon may have come from impact on home planet
- How will climate change stress the power grid? Hint: Look at dew point temperatures
- Four extremely young asteroid families identified
- To dispel myths, redirect the belief, study says
- How a molecular signal helps plant cells decide when to make oil
- Shedding light on -- and through -- 2D materials
- Quantum computing: A new way to count qubits
- Mosquitoes that can carry malaria eliminated in lab experiments
- Spinal cord stimulation, physical therapy help paralyzed man stand, walk with assistance
- Research forecasts US among top nations to suffer economic damage from climate change
- Smaller, faster and more efficient modulator sets to revolutionize optoelectronic industry
- Technology and therapy help individuals with chronic spinal cord injuries take steps
- Burst of morning gene activity tells plants when to flower
- In zebrafish, a way to find new cancer therapies, targeting tumor modulators
- DNA islands effective as 'anti-bacterial drones'
- Why it doesn't get dark when you blink
- Ready-to-use recipe for turning plant waste into gasoline
- Eradicating Helicobacter pylori infections may be a key treatment for Parkinson's disease
- Take a step back from yourself to better realize the benefits of awe
- Lawnmower injuries a persistent source of serious injury and high costs, new study affirms
- Ancient Mars had right conditions for underground life, new research suggests
- Does our environment affect the genes in our brains?
- Blowing the whistle on referee decisions
- Weight loss can be boosted fivefold thanks to novel mental imagery technique
- A fracture anywhere reduces bone density everywhere
- Blood test for drowsy driving
- National parks bear the brunt of climate change
- Height may be risk factor for varicose veins
- Know someone sick? Your own smell might give it away
- Breakthrough in blending metals
- Stepfathers' 'Cinderella effect' challenged by new study
- Children whose mothers use marijuana are more likely to try it at younger age
- Overweight pregnant women can safely cut calories, restrict weight gain
- What can salad dressing tell us about cancer? Think oil and vinegar
- New robot picks a peck of peppers and more

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