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Mutation that disrupts DNA’s electrical signaling linked to colon cancer

The development of an aggressive, early-onset form of colon cancer may come down to a single missing iron atom in a key DNA repair...

Georgia Tech Uses Nanotechnology to Create World’s Smallest Ad

When Arby’s announced in world record-breaking fashion that it had completed the nationwide conversion to Coca-Cola beverages, it turned to Georgia Tech’s Institute for...

Laser bursts generate electricity faster than any other method

Take a glass thread a thousand times thinner than a human hair. Use it as a wire between two metals. Hit it with a...

BCG vaccine leads to long-term blood sugar improvement in type 1 diabetes patients

Long-term follow-up of participants in clinical trials of a generic vaccine to reverse advanced type 1 diabetes finds significant clinical benefits, including restoration of...

New study debunks Dale Carnegie advice to ‘put yourself in their shoes’

Putting yourself in someone else's shoes and relying on intuition or "gut instinct" isn't an accurate way to determine what they're thinking or feeling,"...

Probiotics can protect the skeletons of older women

For the first time in the world, researchers at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden, have demonstrated that probiotics, dietary supplements with health-promoting bacteria, can...

Your brain anatomy may play a role in determining your food choices

Our indulgence in delicious but unhealthful food may not necessarily reveal a character flaw. Rather, our ability to exercise self-control is linked to our...

When fluid flows almost as fast as light — with quantum rotation

Quark-gluon plasma is formed as a result of high energy collisions of heavy ions. After a collision, for a dozen or so yoctoseconds (that's...

Is it their own fault?! How people judge the exclusion of others

The way people view the social exclusion of others varies - depending on how much they think the excluded person is to blame. However,...

Having a meal activates the functioning of human brown fat

The importance of the human brown adipose tissue (BAT) has become clearer during the past ten years. Using positron emission tomography, PET, it was...