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Why are small dogs so fierce?

By Tara Santora – Live Science Contributor Why do tiny dogs act like they’re 10 feet tall? With their large, muscular bodies, dogs such as…

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The emerging science of human screams

by  Cell Press July 16, 2015 Our noisy world is no match for a screaming infant. An airplane could be flying by as a house party…

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Do animals laugh?

By Mindy Weisberger – Senior Writer  5/17/2021 Animal vocalizations made during play are a close analogue to human laughter. Laughing together is an important way for people to…

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Dreams keep the brain from becoming too familiar with everyday life

By Chrissy Sexton Earth.com staff writer. 5/15/2021 Dreams are meant to be weird to throw a little chaos into our everyday lives and keep us alert,…

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Distinctive treatment is needed to show people their value

By Chrissy Sexton Earth.com staff writer. 5/14/2021 A new study from the University of Exeter describes why fairness is not enough to make people feel valued in the workplace….

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MDMA may help treat PTSD – but beware of claims that Ecstasy is a magic bullet

Arash Javanbakht, Wayne State University Recent clinical trials, including one soon to be published in Nature Medicine, have suggested that MDMA combined with psychotherapy may…

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Revealed: Stunning therapy that lands knock-out blow to cancer by training immune cells to seek and destroy deadly threats 

By FIONA MACRAE FOR THE DAILY MAIL PUBLISHED: 17:03 EDT, 3 May 2021 | UPDATED: 18:52 EDT, 3 May 2021  While it sounds like the stuff of science fiction, a…

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Scientists Just Moved One Step Closer to Reversing Aging in Humans

And we might have ways to leverage this knowledge. By  Brad Bergan Apr 30, 2021 Everyone loses their youthful glow eventually, as the process of aging…

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Shhhh, they’re listening – inside the coming voice-profiling revolution

Joseph Turow, University of Pennsylvania You decide to call a store that sells some hiking boots you’re thinking of buying. As you dial in, the…

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Does the silent treatment work?

By Isobel Whitcomb – Live Science Contributor It depends what your goal is. Whether your partner left you to do the dishes again or your closest friend made…

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