Of the nine patients in the cluster, seven died over the reported period of 16 years from September 1996 to June 2017. A cluster refers to a collection of cases of a disease or a health-related condition closely grouped in time and place.
t water ice has very low compressibility. When it gets subjected to too much pressure, the atoms don't scrooch together. Instead, they rearrange themselves into different patterns.
researchers recorded up-close footage of a single DNA molecule replicating itself for the first time, and it's raised questions about how we assumed the process played out.
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Elon Musk says the Boring Co urban loop system would have 1000's of small stations the size of a single parking space that take you very close to your destination and blend seamlessly into the fabric of a city, rather than a small number of big sta
PCCO is from a wider class of superconducting materials known as cuprates (derived from the Latin word for copper), known for their use in high-temperature superconductivity.
Pioneering theoretical physicist and science popularizer Stephen Hawking has passed away at the age of 76. Details have not been released yet, but the BBC reports that his children Lucy, Robert and Tim have released a statement saying, "We are deeply
Researchers didn't look into reasons why the drop in sperm count occurred, but noted that the phenomenon has been previously linked to factors ranging from exposure to chemicals and pesticides to lifestyle choices, including smoking, obesity and st
Minkes get their sustenance from krill or small fish, which, like their relatives, they filter through special feeding plates called baleen in a process called lunge feeding. Blue or fin whales will draw in massive amounts of water when lunge feeding
And when it comes to teflon, the price tag is sure to send you looking for grandma's cast iron skillet. DuPont's toxic legacy has left a trail around the United States - with some of the most visible harm taking place in the Midwest and along t
Evidence of massive oxidative stress is well established in adult critical illnesses characterized by tissue ischemia - reperfusion injury and by an intense systemic inflammatory response such as during sepsis and acute respiratory distress syndrome
The chimp is the opener in a relay race that repeats itself time and again in the study of animal behaviour. Scientists concoct a new, intelligent task for the chimps, and they do it - before passing down the baton to other primates, who usually al
The big, new cypherpunk creations, however, everyone knows: WikiLeaks and Bitcoin. I've explained WikiLeaks before and we have a report on Bitcoin, so I'll leave those aside for today. But suffice it to say that a cypherpunk world has been building
Our new territory was created by a combination of the internet and encryption. The internet gave us unlimited community, and encryption became our "city walls," allowing us to separate ourselves from the rest of the world.
In 1869, the Baptist fundamentalist Cyrus Reed Teed reported his divine revelation that the Earth was hollow. At first glance, nothing novel. Jules Verne had explored a similar concept five years prior in his science-fiction adventure Journey to the