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Bullies and Their Victims Obsessed with Weight-Loss

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School bullies and their victims are more obsessed with weight-loss than anyone else, according to new research by the University of Warwick.

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Making America’s Power Grid Much, Much Smarter

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A new, open-source software platform has been designed to support applications required to create a smart power grid and protect it from dangers ranging from terrorists to falling tree limbs.

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Journal: Researchers Can Track Hazardous Chemicals From Fast-Food Wrappers in the Body

Just one month after major research findings showed dangerous PFAS present in more than one-third of fast food packaging tested, UAB and Notre Dame created a new technique to track PFASs in the body.

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Warped Reality: Virtual Trip to Hyperbolic Space

Physicist and mathematician-artists create multi-colored virtual reality experience of hyperbolic geometry

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Taking Down the Paywall for Free the Science Week

The Electrochemical Society (ECS) is celebrating its 115th anniversary this year by giving the world a preview of what complete open access to peer-reviewed scientific research will look like. ECS will launch the first Free the Science Week, April 3-9, and take down the paywall to the entire ECS Digital Library, making over 132,000 scientific articles and abstracts free and accessible to everyone.

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Americans Are Water Conscious, UF/IFAS Survey Shows

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Researchers based their assessment on responses to a survey of 1,052 respondents. The poll shows 46 percent are “water considerate;” 44 percent of the participants are what researchers classified as “water savvy conservationists” and 9 percent are not concerned about water conservation.

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Microscopic Muscles: How Non-Muscle Cells Find the Strength to Move

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Researchers from the Mechanobiology Institute, Singapore at the National University of Singapore have described, for the first time, the ordered arrangement of myosin-II filaments in actin cables of non-muscle cells.

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Cattle Associated Antibiotics Disturb Soil Ecosystems

The team analyzed soil samples from 11 dairy farms in the United States, and found that the amount of antibiotic resistant genes was 200 times greater in soil near manure piles compared with soil that wasn’t.







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