Kaleena Wong

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Mammogram screenings don't reduce cancer death rates, study finds

Yearly mammography screenings for women ages 40 to 59 do not reduce breast cancer deaths, even though they make a diagnosis of illness more likely, according to a long-term study of nearly 90,000 Canadian women.<p>The research, published Tuesday in the British Medical Journal, is the latest in a …

Cancer

U.S. Confronts Wildlife Trafficking With Ivory Trade Ban

Wildlife trafficking—the illegal killing of endangered animals and international trade in their parts—isn’t just a conservation problem. It’s a …

Creating New Gear To Help Humans Survive Arctic Odds

As more and more tourists and workers head to the thawing Arctic, technology is helping them suit up for the high north.<p>TROMSØ, Norway-- Imagine you’re one of 6,000 passengers on a cruise ship in the Arctic Ocean far from Greenland or the nearest shore when the boat hits an iceberg and begins to …

This Robot Cop Could Bring Disabled Officers Into The Field

You're a loose cannon, RoboCop. Hand in your gun and badge and robot arms.<p>Meet TeleBot, a six-foot, 75-pound remote-controlled robot police officer developed by a team of undergrads (!) at Florida International University's Discovery Lab, which focuses on computing and robotics tech. The …

Robotics

Sex is not just for younger women, new scientific study shows

New research suggests middle-aged women who are sexually active are likely to carry on having sex for decades after, suggesting many women do not lose interest in sex as they get older<p>Middle-aged woman who are sexually active are likely to keep on having sex as they grow older, even if they were …