RESEARCHERS DISCOVER THAT PRIVACY-PRESERVING TOOLS LEAVE PRIVATE DATA ANYTHING BUT

Researchers explored whether private data could still be recovered from images that had been 'sanitized'' by such deep-learning discriminators...

BELLY FAT RESISTANT TO EVERY-OTHER-DAY FASTING

Scientists have mapped out what happens to fat deposits during intermittent fasting , with an unexpected discovery that some types...

 
 
 

NEW, HIGHLY PRECISE 'CLOCK' CAN MEASURE BIOLOGICAL AGE

Scientists have developed a method that can determine an organism's biological age with unprecedented precision. Researchers expect...

NATURE: NEW COMPOUND FOR MALE CONTRACEPTIVE PILL

In a new article spells out an innovative strategy that has led to the discovery of a natural compound as a safe, effective and reversible...

 
 
 

STUDY REVEALS DETAILS OF IMMUNE DEFENSE GUIDANCE SYSTEM

At the beginning of an immune response, a molecule known to mobilize immune cells into the bloodstream, where they home in on infection...

HOW 'GREEN' ARE ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY FIREWORKS?

Fireworks are used in celebrations around the world, including Independence Day in the U.S., the Lantern Festival in China and the...

 
 
 

ACCELERATING GAINS IN ABDOMINAL FAT DURING MENOPAUSE TIED TO HEART DISEASE RISK

Women who experience an accelerated accumulation of abdominal fat during menopause are at greater risk of heart disease, even if their...

DIETARY FATS INTERACT WITH GRAPE TANNINS TO INFLUENCE WINE TASTE

Wine lovers recognize that a perfectly paired wine can make a delicious meal taste even better, but the reverse is also true: Certain...

 
 
 

HIGH LIFE SATISFACTION LINKED TO BETTER OVERALL HEALTH

New research finds that higher life satisfaction is associated with better physical, psychological and behavioral health.

RESEARCHERS ILLUMINATE POTENTIAL PRECURSORS OF BLOOD CANCERS

Researchers provide new clues about genetic mutations that may initiate blood cancer development and those that may help cancer to...

 
 
 

NO SECOND CHANCE TO MAKE TRUSTING FIRST IMPRESSION, OR IS THERE?

It is important to make a good first impression and according to new research trusting a person early on can have benefits over the...

GENOMICS STUDY IDENTIFIES ROUTES OF TRANSMISSION OF CORONAVIRUS IN CARE HOMES

Genomic surveillance - using information about genetic differences between virus samples - can help identify how SARS-CoV-2 spreads...

 
 
 

COLOR BLINDNESS-CORRECTING CONTACT LENSES

Imagine seeing the world in muted shades - gray sky, gray grass. Some people with color blindness see everything this way, though most...

ASSESSING A COMPOUND'S ACTIVITY, NOT JUST ITS STRUCTURE, COULD ACCELERATE DRUG DISCOVERY

Assessing a drug compound by its activity, not simply its structure, is a new approach that could speed the search for COVID-19 therapies...

 
 
 

GREEN TEA SUPPLEMENTS MODULATE FACIAL DEVELOPMENT OF CHILDREN WITH DOWN SYNDROME, STUDY FINDS

A new study adds evidence about the potential benefits of green tea extracts in Down syndrome. Researchers observed that the intake...

KEY STEPS DISCOVERED IN PRODUCTION OF CRITICAL IMMUNE CELL

Researchers have uncovered a process cells use to fight off infection and cancer that could pave the way for precision cancer immunotherapy...

 
 
 

VACCINE SHOWS SIGNS OF PROTECTION AGAINST DOZEN-PLUS FLU STRAINS

A vaccine candidate has demonstrated promising signs of protection against more than a dozen swine flu strains - and more than a leading,...

WEIGHT LOSS DRUG HOPE FOR PATIENTS WITH TYPE 2 DIABETES

Patients with type 2 diabetes that were treated with a weekly injection of the breakthrough drug Semaglutide were able to achieve an...

 
 
 

NEW STUDY GIVES THE MOST DETAILED LOOK YET AT THE NEUROSCIENCE OF PLACEBO EFFECTS

A large proportion of the benefit that a person gets from taking a real drug or receiving a treatment to alleviate pain is due to an...

INDOOR AIR QUALITY STUDY SHOWS AIRCRAFT IN FLIGHT MAY HAVE LOWEST PARTICULATE LEVELS

If you're looking for an indoor space with a low level of particulate air pollution, a commercial airliner flying at cruising altitude...

 
 
 



Resveratrol and EGCG Found to Stimulate New Brain Cells

Research led by scientists at the University of Queensland found phytonutrients have proneurogenic effects in the brain. 1 The researchers studied the effects of quercetin in... Read more ...

How We Know SARS-CoV-2 Absolutely Leaked From a Chinese Lab

Early on in the COVID-19 pandemic, many scientists suspected SARS-CoV-2 might have originated in a biosafety laboratory, most likely in Wuhan, China, where the outbreak began... Read more ...

‘Need more capacity': Push for quarantine hubs as border ban extended

National cabinet was expected to discuss two proposed mega-quarantine facilities in Victoria and Queensland at national cabinet on Friday. Read more ...

Water grid falls to lowest level after summer since Millennium Drought

People are being urged to use less water while authorities consider whether to fire up a controversial recycled water scheme. Read more ...

Best of cartoons, March 5, 2021

The news of the day as interpreted by our talented artists, illustrators and cartoonists. Read more ...

Believing victims or presuming innocence? Q+A grapples with a hard question

‘I think they can,' Labor MP Anne Aly said, when asked if the two concepts could co-exist. ‘I don't think they do now.' Read more ...

HDL Mimetic Restores Kidney Function, Vision in Rare Disorder

The HDL mimetic CER-001 may arrest the decline in kidney function and improve the vision of patients with familial lecithin-cholesterol acyltransferase deficiency, suggests a... Read more ...

Anxious waits for star Blues as Saints win freewheeling affair

Never mind a return to 2019, the footy on show at Marvel Stadium on Thursday night resembled something out of the early 1990s. Read more ...

US traffic deaths spike even as pandemic cuts miles traveled

Pandemic lockdowns and stay-at-home orders kept many drivers off U.S. roads and highways last year Read more ...

Tracheal Agenesis with Bronchoesophageal Fistula

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