Stephanie Jacquez

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The Brain Wiring Behind a Frustrating Speech Disorder

Neurologists are searching for new ways to crack the riddle of spasmodic dysphonia<p>New research on the intricate patterns of brain activity needed to produce speech is giving scientists fresh insights into what goes wrong in various speech disorders.<p>Kristina Simonyan, a neuroscientist at the Icahn …

The Brain

NASA Scientists Suggest We’ve Been Underestimating Sea Level Rise

Sea level rise has been underestimated by up to 28 percent in some areas.<p>About 71 percent of the Earth is covered by water, so measuring sea level changes around the world is no small feat. Up until now, scientists believed they knew how much global sea level had risen during the 20th century. This …

Global Warming

Scientists Discover a Mysterious Prehistoric Shark That Was Related to Megalodon

Earth's oceans used to be a lot scarier.<p>Scientists have discovered the remains of a mysterious, car-sized shark, which swam the coastlines of the …

Archaeologists Uncover ‘Fascinating’ Evidence of Bible’s King Hezekiah in Israel

<b>TEL LACHISH, Israel –</b> Archaeologists digging out the ruins of an enormous ancient gate in Israel have discovered evidence that confirms one of the …

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No country on Earth is taking the 2 degree climate target seriously

If we mean what we say, no more new fossil fuels, anywhere.<p>One of the morbidly fascinating aspects of climate change is how much cognitive dissonance it generates, in individuals and nations alike.<p>The more you understand the brutal logic of climate change — what it could mean, the effort necessary …