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How Brandon Browner fits into the Seahawks' CB picture

How Brandon Browner fits into the Seahawks' CB picture Source: NFL Link: How Brandon Browner fits into the Seahawks' CB picture

HAWC Gamma-ray Observatory reveals new look at the very-high-energy sky

Today, scientists operating the High Altitude Water Cherenkov (HAWC) Gamma-ray Observatory released a new survey of the sky made from the highest energy gamma rays ever observed. The new...

Researchers can identify you by your brain waves with 100 percent accuracy

A team of researchers has recorded the brain activity of 50 people wearing an electroencephalogram headset while they looked at a series of 500 images designed specifically to elicit...

Bees are born with the ability to collect pollen by buzzing, but practice makes perfect

Wild bumblebees are born with the ability to remove pollen from nectarless flowers using high-frequency vibrations, researchers have found. This study is the first to show that the ability...

Possible treatment found for suppressed immunity from spine injuries

An underlying cause of dangerous immune suppression in people with high level spinal cord injuries has been identified by researchers who now propose a possible treatment. They report that...

Mechanics of the cell

Living cells must alter their external form actively, otherwise functions like cell division would not be possible. Now researchers have developed a synthetic cell model to investigate the fundamental...

Shining light on brain tumors

When operating on cancer, surgeons want to remove tumors and not healthy tissue. This is especially important and challenging when dealing with brain tumors, which are often spread out...

A space 'spider' watches over young stars

A nebula known as “the Spider” glows fluorescent green in an infrared image from NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope and the Two Micron All Sky Survey (2MASS). The Spider, officially...

Cellular trojan horse yields potential cancer treatment

A collaborative study has found proof-of-concept evidence for a potential cancer treatment that leverages microparticles and mesenchymal stem cells. Source: Science Link: Cellular trojan horse yields potential cancer treatment

Vegetables irrigated with treated wastewater expose consumers to drugs

A new study shows that eating vegetables and fruits grown in soils irrigated with reclaimed wastewater exposes consumers to minute quantities of carbamazepine, an anti-epileptic drug commonly detected in...