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Gallery: What Mummifying a Human Body Looks Like

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http://feedproxy.google.com — In order to learn about ancient Egyptian techniques, a team of scientists mummified the limb of a human body that had been donated to science. Read More
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This is the Dinosaur That Tested Life's Size Limits (Video)

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http://feedproxy.google.com — "Astoundingly huge" dinosaur Dreadnoughtus schrani is rewriting the book on the physical limits of life. Read More
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Blood Pressure Vaccine Moves One Step Closer

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http://feedproxy.google.com — An experimental vaccine aims at keeping blood pressure low for several months, research say. Read More
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Back to the Future! Real-Life Hoverboard Breaks Record

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http://feedproxy.google.com — A hoverboard rider recently soared into Guinness World Records after completing the furthest-ever flight on one of these futuristic, flying skateboards. Read More
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'Green-mix' concrete: An environmentally friendly building material

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http://feeds.sciencedaily.com — Scientists have developed an environment friendly version of building concrete called green-mix concrete. Read More
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Climate change debate fueled by 'echo chambers,' new study finds

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http://feeds.sciencedaily.com — A new study demonstrates the highly contentious debate on climate change is fueled in part by how information flows throughout policy networks. Researchers found that 'echo chambers' -- social network structures where individuals with the same viewpoint share information with each other -- may help explain why, despite a well-documented scientific consensus on the causes of global changes in clim Read More
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Historian mapping out a new view of the Medieval world

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http://feeds.sciencedaily.com — Maps show us the way and identify major landmarks – rivers, towns, roads and hills. For centuries, they also offered a perspective on how societies viewed themselves in comparison to the rest of the world. New research looks at maps from the medieval and early-modern Muslim world. Read More
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Sudden Infant Deaths Linked to Elevation

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http://feedproxy.google.com — A link between high elevation and sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) suggests that low oxygen levels might play a role in the development of SIDS. Read More
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