A Moment of Science

Predicting the Flu Future

Dodany: 24 maja 2017

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The first flu virus you had a child can help determine which strain of avian flu could most affect you.

Is Your Succulent Watching You?

Dodany: 23 maja 2017

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Some scientists have theorized that plants can see.

Risky Bee-havior

Dodany: 22 maja 2017

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Why do some bees engage in riskier behavior than other members of their colony?

The Cocktail Party Effect

Dodany: 19 maja 2017

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Scientists are studying the way the human brain processes language.

A Sauna A Day Keeps The Doctor Away?

Dodany: 18 maja 2017

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A recent study found that more frequent sauna use has health benefits.

Landing On Mars Is Hard

Dodany: 17 maja 2017

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Due to an equipment malfunction, Schiaparelli plummeted over two miles and was destroyed.

Avocados Vs. Butterflies

Dodany: 16 maja 2017

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Increased demand for avocados in the United States affects Monarch butterflies.

Newt Regeneration And You

Dodany: 12 maja 2017

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Each year, three million people have their eye lenses replaced with plastic ones. Artificial lenses are fine, but what if people could regrow their own?

Text Neck

Dodany: 11 maja 2017

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Now that the iPhone and other smart phones have taken center stage, there's another malady gaining traction... text neck.

Mosquito Population Boom

Dodany: 10 maja 2017

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It's not in your imagination. Mosquito populations are thriving.

The Purple Planet

Dodany: 9 maja 2017

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Scientists are studying whether some early plants made Earth appear purple from space.

Why Do Stars Twinkle?

Dodany: 8 maja 2017

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If you've ever glanced skyward, you've probably noticed the sheer numbers of stars. Some are tiny, barely visible points. Others radiate strong white light.

Older Skin Takes Longer To Heal

Dodany: 5 maja 2017

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Scientists observed in World War I that older skin took longer to heal. Now we know why it takes longer.

Polluting Mongoose Ears

Dodany: 2 maja 2017

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Human created noise pollution has negative effects on animals.

What Did the Bacteria Say to the Other Bacteria?

Dodany: 1 maja 2017

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The life of a bacteria community is a huge balancing act.

Parkinson’s And Your Intestines

Dodany: 27 kwietnia 2017

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A recent study provides evidence that there might be a link between Parkinson's and bacteria in the human gut.

A Community of Cells

Dodany: 26 kwietnia 2017

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What are the benefits of being a multicellular organism?

Bonobo Bifocals

Dodany: 25 kwietnia 2017

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Humans aren't the only animals who become farsighted as they age.

Your Body, Your Coffee

Dodany: 21 kwietnia 2017

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You might fall under three different categories of caffeine sensitivity.

Behind The Blossoms

Dodany: 20 kwietnia 2017

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What happens behind the scenes to make those first buds of spring appear?