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Talk-Powered Cell Phones on the Horizon

Revolutionary research by Korean scientists might give the world its next source of conveniently obtainable energy source – chatty teenagers. Recent years have seen a staggering advancement of scientific methods that enable electricity to be generated out of piezoelectric devices. Experimental prototypes that generate power as we walk or run are already being tested. However,… Keep Reading

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Avandia Problems Reported Before FDA Could Act

A well known diabetes drug has several problems that can lead to a patient’s death and the FDA has convened a hearing about the safety the medication. However, reports on the risks of taking Avandia have been released by a doctor who has been conducting a study on its effects before the FDA can act.… Keep Reading

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Iranian Blood Test Could Predict Menopause Decades Early

A new study shows evidence that scientists could determine when menopause will start for women, decades in advance of the event. Iranian scientists are presenting their findings to the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology conference this week in Rome.  While the study is continuing, the researchers are finding their predictions thus far have… Keep Reading

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Two Studies Reveal Pollution Problems in Western US National Parks

An international group of scientists have studied 8 national parks and reserves for the past several years and found pollution in every one of them.  The parks that were used for the research were spread from southern Californi to the Artic. The research reveals toxins contaminating air, soil, plantlife and wildlife including pesticides, industrial pollutants… Keep Reading

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