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Breast cancer drug works for high-risk women - Futurity

U. MELBOURNE (AUS) — For women with a high risk of breast cancer, taking tamoxifen …

Breast Cancer

Climate hurtles toward scorching in 2099 - Futurity

STANFORD (US) — Climate change is on pace to occur 10 times faster than any …

Stanford University

How a 17-ton electromagnet was transported from Long Island to Chicago

It's not every day you need to ship a giant, 17-ton particle accelerator halfway across the country, but that's the challenge that recently faced the Brookhaven National Laboratory and Fermilab. The massive Muon g-2 electromagnetic ring was set to be transported all the way from Brookhaven on Long …

Watch Two Apes Swim In A Pool

They look so happy!<p>Most mammals, when they deign to take a dip, swim with a version of the doggy-paddle. The limbs move underneath the water, perpendicular to the water's surface, in a running motion. But apes appear to swim a little differently--and much more like us.<p>Footage taken at the …

What Twins Reveal About The Science Of Faith

Studies of twins suggest that faith is influenced by genes.<p>I am frequently asked by journalists to recall the most surprising finding of our twin studies. The study of religion and belief in God is the one that always comes to mind, and the results are not easily accepted by many people. Most …

Adorable Lemur Babies Fare Better If They Go To Kindergarten

Lemur mothers share childcare responsibilities with an "infant pool." Dive on in!<p>For lemurs, putting the kids in kindergarten isn't just beneficial to the young 'uns--it provides necessary foraging time for mom. A new study from Yale University finds that in black-and-white ruffed lemurs, mothers …

Beautiful Games: Olympic aftermaths

This time last year, London's Olympic Games were in full swing; it was day 11 and Alistair Brownlee was about to win triathlon gold at a canter. Yet, after so much sporting success, London 2012's broader legacy remains to be seen. Other cities which have hosted summer and winter Olympic Games have …

Never-Before-Seen WWI Photos Taken by a German Officer

Back in 2011, developer Dean Putney‘s mother dropped a photographic goldmine in his lap as he was getting ready to leave home after Thanksgiving. Out …

Mesmerizing Macro Photos of Ink Mixing With Oil and Soap

Visual artist Ruslan Khasanov was cooking a little while back when he noticed some interesting interactions between the oil and soy sauce he was …

Gareth Bale: €100m transfer 'seems a lot', says Real Madrid president

• Pérez makes first public comment about transfer saga • Tottenham hold out for even bigger record fee<p>Florentino Pérez has said that €100m "seems a lot" for Gareth Bale, the Tottenham Hotspur forward he wants to take to Real Madrid, as he made his first comments in public about the summer transfer …