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Sunflower pollen good for bees; has medicinal and protective effects

It has been worrying at how fast the bee populations are declining all over the globe, but a new study offers a glimmer of...

Seasonal reservoir filling and emptying in India might lead to earthquakes

The seasonal filling and emptying of reservoirs in India could cause considerable deformation of the surrounding rocks, which might lead to the reduction of...

Microplastics present deep in sand on beaches where turtles nest

A new study by University of Exeter scientists reports that Microplastics have been found deep in the sand on the beaches where sea turtles...

New discovery might improve ovarian cancer care

Australian scientists have revealed an improved way to identify which patients would respond to powerful ovarian cancer drugs called PARP inhibitors (PARPi)- this resolves...

New study shows artificial sweeteners have toxic effects on our gut...

The Food and Drug and Administration of America had previously approved artificial sweeteners and sport supplements that have been now found to be toxic...

New, eco-friendly nanoparticles for artificial photosynthesis

Quantum dots can achieve a lot of things. These are material structures, and are only a few nanometres in size. Their behavior is quite...

AI can improve drug combination design and personalized medicine

A new auto-commentary that was published recently in the journal SLAS Technology talks about how an emerging area of artificial intelligence, especially the analysis of...

Scientists examine how forest conservation helps coral reefs in Fiji

Researchers from the University of Hawai'i at Mānoa (UH Mānoa), WCS (Wildlife Conservation Society), and other groups are finding out how forest conservation in...

Your body’s ‘bomb squad’ can protect your brain against tumors

Researchers have found how a molecule can help counter certain types of brain tumors by identifying and 'disarming' harmful proteins that are responsible for...

Researchers develop a new technique to predict geomagnetic storms

The magnetic field of the Earth extends from pole to pole and is strongly affected by solar winds. This "solar wind" is actually a...