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   Your grip strength could hint at future health problems
Thu, 22 Oct 2020 19:36:41 +0000

Grip strength could decrease from age-related changes in the nervous system when signals do not travel as fast, or from the early stages of fatal diseases.
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Your grip strength could hint at future health problems
Thu, 22 Oct 2020 19:36:41 +0000

Grip strength could decrease from age-related changes in the nervous system when signals do not travel as fast, or from the early stages of fatal diseases.
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The moon will soon have cell service
Thu, 22 Oct 2020 17:00:00 +0000

Last week, the US space agency announced a $14.1 million contract with the telecommunications company Nokia to build an LTE cellular network on the moon, one of 15 NASA grants awarded this year to private companies to boost the development of new space technologies.
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2020 is shaping up to be America’s deadliest year in recent memory
Thu, 22 Oct 2020 15:13:10 +0000

The government health agency reported that from January 26th through October 3rd of this year, a total of 299,028 more people died than during that same time period in the years 2015 to 2019.
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There’s a science to food pairing, and you can learn it here
Thu, 22 Oct 2020 14:41:17 +0000

Learn to read flavor and aroma wheels, then put your new skills to the test with a staple in kitchens around the world: garlic.
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Photoshop’s Neural Filters can alter people’s expressions in convincing—and nightmarish—ways
Thu, 22 Oct 2020 12:00:00 +0000

Adobe's Sensei AI platform powers one of the weirdest photo editing features yet.
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COVID-19 continues to make flying a risky proposition
Wed, 21 Oct 2020 22:00:00 +0000

The results of a new report from the Department of Defense and United Airlines suggest that while COVID-19 transmission on airplanes might not be as significant as was once thought, it still exists.
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The 2022 GMC electric Hummer looks a lot different than you might expect
Wed, 21 Oct 2020 20:57:04 +0000

With 1,000 horsepower and 350 miles of range on a charge, this off-road-ready vehicle looks impressive.
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Meet the disk-shaped halo of hot gas you currently live in
Wed, 21 Oct 2020 17:11:28 +0000

Scientists have determined that the Milky Way’s halo has a disk-like shape and a clumpy texture that suggests it’s constantly trading gas and energy with the galaxy as stars are born and die.
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Prosecutions under the Clean Air and Water acts dropped in half after Trump took office
Wed, 21 Oct 2020 15:00:00 +0000

In the first presidential debate between Donald Trump and Joe Biden, Trump said: “I want crystal clean water and air. I want beautiful clean air.” But his administration has done a lot more to cloud the air with pollutants than to protect it.
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Five ways to help democracy even if you can’t vote
Wed, 21 Oct 2020 13:23:47 +0000

If you’re too young or aren’t a US citizen, there is still a lot you can do to keep yourself active and engaged during this election and beyond.
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It’s about time adults start rising up against climate change
Wed, 21 Oct 2020 12:43:41 +0000

The planet that young people are receiving is one stricken with disaster, and it’s unfair.
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Check out the breathtaking winners of the 2020 Wildlife Photographer of the Year contest
Tue, 20 Oct 2020 22:00:00 +0000

This year's winners of the London Natural History Museum's Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition went above and beyond to capture beautiful scenes from all across the natural world.
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Watch live as the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft snags a chunk of asteroid
Tue, 20 Oct 2020 17:00:00 +0000

NASA's OSIRIS-REx spacecraft is about to collect a sample of rock and dust from the asteroid Bennu, which may give scientists clues to how life on Earth originally formed.
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Everyone should have a social life, especially older adults
Tue, 20 Oct 2020 15:17:49 +0000

Researchers suggest that prescribing socialization could help older adults foster brain health.
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Become a better writer with these online tools
Tue, 20 Oct 2020 12:00:00 +0000

There are plenty of great tools that can flag the worst of your mistakes, offer advice, and help you communicate your thoughts and ideas more efficiently.
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Meet the disease detectives fighting to understand COVID-19
Tue, 20 Oct 2020 10:00:00 +0000

The CDC's special investigative unit quietly churns out the world's leading experts in hunting down newly emerging pathogens.
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One motorcycle rally may have triggered COVID-19′s new Midwest surge
Mon, 19 Oct 2020 22:13:52 +0000

Last week, the US and many individual states saw their highest numbers of COVID-19 infections in a single day, a study found that transmission is not slowed during warmer months, and an investigation of a motorcycle rally in August found that the event may have drastically increased or caused widespread outbreaks in the Midwest.
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Healthy forests do more than just prevent wildfires
Mon, 19 Oct 2020 20:00:00 +0000

Restoring western forests by thinning out small trees and dead wood is an important strategy for a number of reasons. But these projects aren't fast, easy, or cheap.
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The ‘near-Herculean’ effort by daycare workers to prevent COVID-19 spread is working
Mon, 19 Oct 2020 15:55:27 +0000

Childcare programs aren’t likely to spread COVID-19 through the community when employees take precautions such as wearing masks and keeping the kids in their care socially distanced from each other.
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France’s new military trucks can form a convoy with just one driver
Mon, 19 Oct 2020 14:10:08 +0000

The family of trucks was revealed for the first time in mid-September. And the 8×8 and 6×6 versions are ready to go.
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