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Erosion of sandy beaches will endanger wildlife, cause heavy losses in coastal cities
The role of sleep as a cardiovascular health metric: Does it improve cardiovascular disease risk prediction? Results from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis.
The millet has an important role in sustaining Mongolia’s empire: study
The methodology for realising art from a geographic perspective is actually part of a new geographic doctrine, called “cultural geography.”
Toba super-eruption was about 5,000 times larger than Mount St. Helen’s eruption
Results show ancient connection between River Nile and the region
Articulated Neanderthal remains were found directly next to the controversial ‘flower burial’ at Shanidar Cave
New study connects larger charismatic animals, more diverse species, to higher zoo attendance, conservation funding in wild
Levels of ethane and propane in the air above the Red Sea’s North end were extremely high
The research team set up artificial nests in parks and grasslands across South East England and London from 2016-2018 to study the behaviours of different species of solitary cavity-nesting mason bees.
Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research Khaled Abdel Ghaffar announced that the third Egyptian satellite QSAT will launch in June, as part of the Knowledge Alliance programme funded by the ministry for the purpose of development and scientific research.
Torrents were a top priority for the ministry since 2016
Natural human languages come in two main types; based on the modality in which they are expressed and perceived: spoken languages in the oral-aural modality and signed languages in the gestural-visual modality
E-cigarettes are like a gateway to traditional smoking: study
Another advantage of eDNA is the possibility of distinguishing species that look similar. For example, the researchers found the DNA of the Norway rat in soil samples, confirming the presence of this species in the area for the first time. Previous camera surveys could not tell the difference between Norway and black rats.
According to previous literature, ocean acidity negatively affects the coral reef fish, disrupting their natural behaviour and leading them to be attracted to the smell of predators in acidic waters.
This decline will have economic and environmental consequences
T. rex, the most famous dinosaur in the world, would have been slightly taller than a draft horse and twice as long
New approach points to untapped immune cells, early immunisation
This eating pattern can modify risk factors associated with obesity and diabetes
Homo erectus is one of direct ancestors of modern humans who migrated from Africa to Asia before 2 million years ago
Aegicetus gehennae dates back to around 47 to 41m years ago, among best-preserved ancient whales
Decrease in temperature differences may have forced warming at low latitudes
These factors threaten the water resources on which 1.9 billion people depend
Extreme events, coral bleaching are among climate-related issues placing tourism at risk
Neanderthal extinction coincided with modern humans’ migration into Near East and Europe
Researchers investigate which proportion of the world’s land plants are exceedingly rare
CDC has identified vitamin E acetate as a chemical of concern among people with e-cigarette, or vaping, product use associated lung injury (EVALI).
More than 11,000 scientists endorse six steps to address climate emergency
Tele-metric monitoring system implemented by the ministry allows remote shutdown of solar power plant