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Widespread water and soil contamination in North Dakota linked to fracking spills

Apr 28, 2016
Widespread water and soil contamination in North Dakota linked to fracking spills

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Has the library outlived its usefulness in the age of Internet? You’d be surprised

Apr 28, 2016
Has the library outlived its usefulness in the age of Internet? You’d be surprised

April 28, 2016 - U.S. institutions of higher education and U.S. local governments are under extraordinary pressure to cut costs and eliminate from institutional or governmental ledgers any expenses whose absence would cause little or no pain.

In this political climate, academic and public libraries may be in danger. The existence of...

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Court Settlement Provides Hope for Mexican Gray Wolves

Apr 27, 2016
Court Settlement Provides Hope for Mexican Gray Wolves

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Why Will Prince’s Autopsy (and Others) Take Weeks to Complete?

Apr 27, 2016

April 27, 2016 - Why do toxicology results take so long?

Prince’s autopsy was conducted by A. Quinn Strobl, MD, FCAP, a member of the College of American Pathologists. The results are expected to take at least two weeks, perhaps as many as six full weeks. This tragedy has people asking again “Why do toxicology...

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Large wildlife important for carbon storage in tropical forests

Apr 27, 2016
Large wildlife important for carbon storage in tropical forests

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Study: Even a little air pollution may have long-term health effects on developing fetus

Apr 27, 2016

April 27, 2016 - Even small amounts of air pollution appear to raise the risk of a condition in pregnant women linked to premature births and lifelong neurological and respiratory disorders in their children, new Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Publi...

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Widespread loss of ocean oxygen to become noticeable in 2030s

Apr 27, 2016
Widespread loss of ocean oxygen to become noticeable in 2030s

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Rainforest study shows biodiversity loss worse than anticipated

Apr 22, 2016
Rainforest study shows biodiversity loss worse than anticipated

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Current measurement methods may be vastly underestimating the amount of plastic in the oceans

Apr 22, 2016
Current measurement methods may be vastly underestimating the amount of plastic in the oceans

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Has Virginity Lost Its Virtue? Kinsey Study Finds Adults Who Wait to Have Sex Are Stigmatized

Apr 20, 2016

April 20, 2016 - When it comes to sex, the message historically has been it is better to wait. But how long is too long to wait to have sex?

A recent study by researchers at the Kinsey Institute titled “Has Virginity Lost Its Virtue? Relationship Stigma Associated with Being a Sexually Inexperienced Adult,” found...

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