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More severe and frequent droughts, storms and other extreme weather events are ways scientists expect climate change to endanger human health, but global temperatures can also impact our wellbeing in more insidious ways. Scientists are beginning to explore this idea with regard to human sleep, based on the premise that rising ambient temperatures are impacting the quality of our rest. And a new s

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Dezeen Showroom: Kosovan brand Muza Rugs has reimagined ancient Albanian motifs in a colourful, contemporary style to make its Harmony rug collection. Read more

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Melanoma is the deadliest form of skin cancer, thanks to its ability to rapidly spread to other organs. Brazilian researchers have now developed a peptide that seems to slow the growth and spread of melanoma, improving the survival rates of test mice.Continue ReadingCategory: Medical, ScienceTags: Cancer, Skin Cancer, Melanoma, peptide, Brazil, Drug, Drugs
Researchers experimenting with genetically engineered hamsters have found that the biology behind social behavior may be more complex than we thought. The team used CRISPR to block a certain neurochemical signaling pathway, and found that the animals’ social behaviors changed in unexpected ways.Continue ReadingCategory: Biology, ScienceTags: Neuroscience, Behavior, CRISPR, Genetic engineering, Ge

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A team from the University of Illinois and UC Berkeley has demonstrated a new cooling method that sucks heat out of electronics so efficiently that it allows designers to run 7.4 times more power through a given volume than conventional heat sinks.Continue ReadingCategory: Electronics, ScienceTags: Heating, Electronic, UC Berkeley, University of Illinois, Miniaturisation

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