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Shark Embryos and the Search for Food Shark Embryos and the Search for Food

Shark Embryos and the Search for Food

Using new ultrasound technology, Japanese scientists have found that shark embryos take a more active role in their development than expected.

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A Laboratory Balance Becomes a Surgical Monitor

A Laboratory Balance Becomes a Surgical Monitor

Scientists incorporated a state-of-the-art Ohaus balance into a new solution for monitoring the conditions of patients during heart surgery.

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Hybrid Semiconductors Produce More Light with Less Power

Hybrid Semiconductors Produce More Light with Less Power

Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology are studying a new type of semiconductor, and it could transform the future of lighting.

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Exploring Asteroids to Understand Life

Exploring Asteroids to Understand Life

Scientists from the United States and Japan are visiting asteroids with robotic spacecraft to learn more about the origins of our solar system.

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Misuse of Anti-Anxiety Drugs Linked to Overdose Deaths

Misuse of Anti-Anxiety Drugs Linked to Overdose Deaths

As opioid-related overdoses rise, researchers caution the over-prescribing and misuse of benzodiazepines, another category of anti-anxiety medication.

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Bioengineering Process Leads to Higher Rice Crop Yield

Bioengineering Process Leads to Higher Rice Crop Yield

A new bioengineering process that boosts photosynthesis in rice plants could increase yield by up to 27 percent, according to a new study.

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CES 2019: The Latest from the Tech World

CES 2019: The Latest from the Tech World

Want to see what’s in store for the future of technology? Just take a look at the hottest products on display at the Consumer Electronics Show.

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