Cecilia Hampton

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How Menstrual Cups Are Changing Lives in East Africa

Women around the world consistently face unique, gender-specific barriers when it comes to staying safe and healthy. Women are at higher risk for …

Campaign aims to end period stress for low-income women

Suzanne Lively says women are forced to flush hundreds of dollars a year down the toilet and she wants it to stop.<p>The Halifax woman has launched a …

Isle Royale Wolf Pack Drops To 1, Moose Population Explodes

A plan to re-introduce wolves on this National Park island is being considered by the federal government.<p>ISLE ROYALE, MI – Once a place where dozens …

Facial Shape Analysis Identifies Valid Cues to Aspects of Physiological Health in Caucasian, Asian, and African Populations

Introduction<p>Evolutionary accounts of human facial attractiveness posit that facial cues associated with attractiveness and healthy appearance …

Physicists excited by discovery of new form of matter, excitonium

"The excitement generated by this discovery remained with us throughout the entire project," she continues. "The work we did on TiSe2 allowed me to …

Manta Rays, the Ocean’s Peaceful Giants

Swim With Manta Rays, the Ocean’s Peaceful Giants. They can grow to 25 feet wide and resemble underwater flying saucers.<p>*<p>Why ordering from the kids …

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Manta Rays Are Smarter Than You Think

Every family has an overachiever. For fish, that title goes to manta rays. They’re giant, charismatic and basically geniuses.<p>Mantas have huge brains …

MantaDroid robot may one day join its inspiration in the depths of the ocean

“MantaDroid” may sound like the name of a villain from a ’90s-era Saturday morning cartoon like <i>Street Sharks</i>, but it’s actually the latest …

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Documenting Marine Plastic Pollution in Bali

While living and diving around Bali, Derek Brumleve has witnessed firsthand the scourge of plastic in our oceans

There Is No Precision Medicine Without Artificial Intelligence

Artificial narrow intelligence (ANI) will most likely help healthcare move from traditional, „one-size-fits-all” medical solutions towards targeted …

Australian Government grants to fund pioneers in 3D printing and precision medicine

Visionaries in the 3D printing of body parts and precision medicine are being urged to apply for $5 million in grants as part of the Australian …

Could the Personalized Medicine Revolution Actually Slow Innovation?

The promise of personalized medicine is a pretty big one: Tailoring treatments to a patient’s genes, their environment or their lifestyle, the …

Brain Organoids Get Cancer, Too, Opening a New Frontier in Personalized Medicine

NEW YORK — In 30 years as an oncologist, Dr. Howard Fine estimates he has treated some 20,000 patients with glioblastomas, the most deadly form of …

ASAR: visual analysis of metagenomes in R

Motivation<p>Functional and taxonomic analyses are critical steps in understanding interspecific interactions within microbial communities. Currently, …

Genes of people from colder nations put them at greater risk of getting cancer - IBTimes India

The study suggests that people living in the colder countries have a greater risk of cancer, because of their genes.<p>A recent study has revealed that …

Scientists Document 'Opportunistic' Alligators Eating Sharks

It’s a dog-eat-dog world out there, or in the case of the southeastern United States, it’s an alligator-eat-shark kind of a world, according to an …

WATCH: AI Drones patrol Australian beaches and keep an eye on sharks

SYDNEY- In a bid to make its beaches safer, a group of researchers in Australia has created a new shark-detecting drone, capable of spotting the …

Great White Sharks Are Being Hunted - And Not By Humans

With their massive size, rows of razor sharp teeth, and emotionless eyes, many consider great white sharks to be the ultimate predator. But even …

As Ocean Drones Proliferate, Marine Wildlife Are Getting a Bit Annoyed

The airborne invaders began showing up in 2013.<p>In one of the earliest instances, two guys with two drones flying in tandem made multiple passes over …