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Early Universe ‘Warmed Up’ Later than Previously Believed

A new study from Tel Aviv University reveals that black holes, formed from the first stars in our universe, heated the gas throughout space...

4 million-year-old ‘Ardi’ fossil more human than ape, study confirms

One of the most hotly debated issues in current human origins research focuses on how the 4.4 million-year-old African species Ardipithecus ramidus is related...

Toward a Molecular Explanation for Schizophrenia

Surprisingly little is known about schizophrenia. It was only recognized as a medical condition in the past few decades, and its exact causes remain...

Queen bee’s honesty is the best policy for reproduction signals

Queen bees convey honest signals to worker bees about their reproductive status and quality, according to an international team of researchers, who say their...

Sending multiple sclerosis up in smoke

Multiple sclerosis is an inflammatory disease in which the immune system attacks the nervous system. The result can be a wide range of debilitating...

Fertility problems? Joining the ‘breakfast club’ can help

A new study by researchers at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and Tel Aviv University reveals that eating a good breakfast can have a...

Warning of potential side effects of a product can increase its...

Drug ads often warn of serious side effects, from nausea and bleeding to blindness, even death. New research suggests that, rather than scaring consumers...

Detecting program-tampering in the cloud

For small and midsize organizations, the outsourcing of demanding computational tasks to the cloud — huge banks of computers accessible over the Internet —...

Meal timing can boost ovulation and improve fertility

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS), a common disorder that impairs fertility by impacting menstruation, ovulation, hormones, and more, is closely related to insulin levels. Women...
Cellphone Use Linked to Selfish Behavior

Israel Study: Cell Phones Could Increase Cancer Risk

Scientists have long been worried about the possible harmful effects of regular cellular phone use, but so far no study has managed to produce...

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