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How Bad Is It to Hold in a Poop?

Holding in your poop since you don’t like pooping in public? Well, you aren’t doing yourself any favors. (Credit: Shutterstock) You know the feeling when you have to poop, but there’s no toilet in strech or you’re too frightened to scent up the case at work? Then, instead of listening …

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A Better Catheter, Brought to You by the Beetle Penis

Confocal laser scanning microscope picture of the Cassida rubiginosa flagellum tip. (Credit: Matsumura, Kovalev, Gorb, Sci. Adv. 2017;3: eaao5469) Male beetles mostly have skinny penises longer than their bodies. Now scientists are anticipating how these insects can have sex but breaking their narrow, extensive penises, commentary that could help lead …

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NIH to Resume Funding Controversial ‘Gain-of-Function’ Research

(Credit: Alexander Raths/Shutterstock) The National Institutes of Health (NIH) announced yesterday that it would be removing a three-year appropriation postponement on supposed “gain-of-function” research. The form of investigate in doubt involves engineering viruses to give them capabilities not found in inlet in sequence to promote research. This can be as elementary …

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NASA’s New Frontiersmen

Dragonfly is a dual-quadcopter lander that would take advantage of the sourroundings on Titan to fly to mixed locations, some hundreds of miles apart. (Credit: NASA) A little over once a decade, by its New Frontiers program, NASA hosts a battle-royale lottery that sets the tinge for the agency’s concentration …

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Heads Up: Female Soccer Players More Prone to Brain Damage Than Males

(Credit: Shutterstock) Ladies, looks like we competence have another thing to worry about — well, at slightest for those of us who play soccer. New, unpublished research, presented in Nov at the annual Society for Neuroscience discussion in Washington, D.C., suggests womanlike soccer players knowledge larger brain repairs from streamer …

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Even Near Pulsars, Life May Find a Way

(Credit: NASA) Exoplanets have dominated astronomy news so much in new years, some people are getting sick of them. It’s humorous to consider that their existence has only been reliable for 25 years. Before astronomers announced in 1992 that pulsar B1257+12 had a couple of planets in tow, the thought …

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Life in the Universe Is Common, Oldest Fossils on Earth Suggest

In a study published this week in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, scientists reliable that the oldest fossils ever detected — found in a scarcely 3.5-billion-year-old stone from western Australia — enclose 11 formidable microbes that are members of 5 graphic species. The commentary not only advise that life on …

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It’s time for winter solstice and lights!

    USAF SrA Joshua Stran We are finally at the tipping point, the illumination is getting a little longer with any loss night. We have a possibility to demeanour upwards and season the night sky and tell scientists what we can see of it. For some-more ideas, be certain …

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Trump denounces ostensible ‘assault on Christmas’

So much for a wordless night. President Trump peddled a last-minute Christmas Eve summary perpetuating his parable that uttering “Merry Christmas” has turn socially unacceptable. “People are unapproachable to be observant Merry Christmas again,” Trump tweeted Sunday night from his Mar-a-Lago estate before attending Mass at the Episcopal Church of …

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