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Risk for Miscarriage Up With Benzodiazepine Use in Early Pregnancy

Google Science Feeds - Thu, 05/16/2019 - 12:44
May 15, 2019 | HealthDay | 0 |. Risk for Miscarriage Up With Benzodiazepine Use in Early Pregnancy. WEDNESDAY, May 15, 2019 (HealthDay News) — The risk for spontaneous abortion (SA) is increased among early pregnancies with incident exposure to ...

Everything We Thought We Knew About the Moon Is Wrong

Google Science Feeds - Thu, 05/16/2019 - 12:28
We've been observing it since the dawn of time, but the moon still has surprises to spring. Far from being a cold, dead, inert body, the moon still has a molten core remaining from its formation about 4.5 billion years ago. As it continues to cool, the moon ...

An Enormous Great White Shark Is Cruising Toward the Outer Banks. But There's Nothing to Fear.

Google Science Feeds - Thu, 05/16/2019 - 12:27
A shark longer than a Volkswagen Beetle is hanging out near South Carolina — but there's nothing to fear. The nonprofit organization OCEARCH reported May 9 that a 15-foot (4.6 meters) great white shark dubbed "Luna" was over the Charleston Bump, ...

China Focus: China develops new-generation rockets for upcoming missions

Google Science Feeds - Thu, 05/16/2019 - 12:18
BEIJING, May 16 (Xinhua) -- China has developed a number of new-generation carrier rockets to take the country's space industry to the next level. LONG MARCH-7. The Long March-7 is a medium-sized carrier rocket with high reliability and safety.

Goodnight, Chang'e-4! China's Probe on Moon's Far Side Naps for Lunar Night

Google Science Feeds - Thu, 05/16/2019 - 12:16
China's mission to the far side of the moon has gone dormant for its fifth, frigid lunar night. The moon's surface experiences day and night, just as Earth's does. There is no consistent ''dark side,'' as popular culture sometimes terms it; instead, the moon ...

Could we move the Earth? A rocket scientist explains

Google Science Feeds - Thu, 05/16/2019 - 11:46
In the Chinese science fiction film The Wandering Earth, recently released on Netflix, humanity attempts to change the Earth's orbit using enormous thrusters in order to escape the expanding sun – and prevent a collision with Jupiter. The scenario may one ...

The Reason Koalas Are in Danger of Extinction

Google Science Feeds - Thu, 05/16/2019 - 11:39
The Australian Koala Foundation announced they believe “there are no more than 80,000 koalas in Australia,” making the species “functionally extinct.” While this number is dramatically lower than the most recent academic estimates, there's no doubt koala ...

The Morning After: SpaceX is launching 60 Starlink internet satellites

Google Science Feeds - Thu, 05/16/2019 - 11:30
Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Good morning! Black Mirror is returning for its fifth season, and there are trailers to watch. Meanwhile, we're raving about the FujiFilm X-T30 camera, and SpaceX is trying to launch more stuff into space. SCROLL TO ...

'Body building helped me overcome my depression'

Health News BBC - Thu, 05/16/2019 - 11:30
How Sheetal "Strong" Kotak from Kenya used bodybuilding to help overcome her depression.

Oldest Scandinavian human DNA is found in CHEWING GUM made from birch tree tar 10000 years ago in Sweden

Google Science Feeds - Thu, 05/16/2019 - 11:29
Ancient DNA has been recovered from rudimentary chewing gum spat out by a Stone Age human who lived in Sweden around 10,000 years ago. The gum — which still bears the mark of its chewers' teeth - was made from tar created from the bark of birch ...

SpaceX debuts new crew capsule in crucial test flight

Google Science Feeds - Thu, 05/16/2019 - 11:17
SpaceX closes in on human spaceflight with this weekend's debut of a new capsule designed for astronauts. The six-day test flight will be real in every regard, beginning with a Florida liftoff Saturday and a docking the next day with the International Space ...

Something Appears to Have Ripped a Huge Hole in the Milky Way and Scientists Don't Know What

Google Science Feeds - Thu, 05/16/2019 - 10:30
Something appears to have torn a hole in part of the Milky Way's halo. The “dark substructure” was found via Gaia observations—a project set out to produce the most detailed 3D map of our galaxy—with Harvard scientist Ana Bonaca noticing a perturbation in ...

Scientists spot mysterious alien star in Milky Way; From where did it come?

Google Science Feeds - Thu, 05/16/2019 - 10:22
A team of Chinese scientists has spotted a mysterious alien star in the Milky Way, and initial analysis reveals that it may not have originated there. The star named J1124 + 4535 is different when compared with other stars in the galaxy, and its chemical ...

Venus and Mars give scientists insight into the future of Earth

Google Science Feeds - Thu, 05/16/2019 - 10:22
A report from the European Space Agency (ESA) is describing how scientists can better understand the past and predict the future state of the Earth by studying the atmosphere and climate history of our two neighboring planets, Venus and Mars. While all ...

Cutthroat Cellular Conflict Shapes Healthy Skin Development

Google Science Feeds - Thu, 05/16/2019 - 10:04
News May 16, 2019 | Original story by The Rockefeller University. Tissue Morphogenesis Shaped by Distinct Modes of Cell Competition. In developing skin, “loser” cells die when they come into contact with “winner” cells. Here, a winner (red) engulfs a loser ...

Chandrayaan-2 Will Carry 13 Indian Payloads, One Passive Experiment Module from NASA, Says ISRO

Google Science Feeds - Thu, 05/16/2019 - 10:03
India is all set to propel its new endeavour, Chandrayaan-2, to the Moon later this year. According to the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), besides carrying 13 indigenously developed payloads, a rover, a lander and an orbiter, the Chandrayaan-2 ...

'Extraordinary thinning' of ice sheets revealed deep inside Antarctica

Google Science Feeds - Thu, 05/16/2019 - 09:00
New research shows affected areas are losing ice five times faster than in the 1990s, with more than 100m of thickness gone in some places. Damian Carrington Environment editor. @dpcarrington. Thu 16 May 2019 04.00 EDT Last modified on Thu 16 May ...

Breakthrough technique for studying gene expression takes root in plants

Google Science Feeds - Thu, 05/16/2019 - 08:17
An open-source RNA analysis platform has been successfully used on plant cells for the first time—a breakthrough that could herald a new era of fundamental research and bolster efforts to engineer more efficient food and biofuel crop plants. The technology ...

Ex-bodybuilder on how she became obsessed about weight

Health News BBC - Thu, 05/16/2019 - 08:15
A former bodybuilder has spoken about how she became obsessed by her weight and body image.

Jeff Bezos Exposed Moon-Lander Model Along with Aim to Develop a Lunar Colony

Google Science Feeds - Thu, 05/16/2019 - 08:02
On Thursday, Jeff Bezos, the Amazon CEO, has unveiled plans for his aerospace company Blue Origin. During an event in Washington, D.C., Bezos exposed a massive, twenty-feet-tall model of the company's first lunar lander. They call it Blue Moon, ...

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