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Florida Gov. Scott Denies Banning Phrase 'Climate Change'

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 3:16pm

University scientists and former state employees say Florida Gov. Rick Scott's administration has directed them to avoid using the phrase "climate change." Scott denies the charge.

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Florida Gov. Scott Denies Banning Phrase 'Climate Change'

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 3:16pm

University scientists and former state employees say Florida Gov. Rick Scott's administration has directed them to avoid using the phrase "climate change." Scott denies the charge.

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A Sheriff And A Doctor Team Up To Map Childhood Trauma

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 2:33pm

Sometimes a different perspective can help you see a problem with fresh eyes. The problem to be solved in Gainesville, Florida? A hotspot of poverty, child abuse and neglect.

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A Sheriff And A Doctor Team Up To Map Childhood Trauma

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 2:33pm

Sometimes a different perspective can help you see a problem with fresh eyes. The problem to be solved in Gainesville, Fla.? A hot spot of poverty, child abuse and neglect.

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Climate Change May Be Destroying World's Oldest-Known Mummies

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 2:17pm

The Chinchorros, who lived between modern-day Peru and Chile, mummified their dead at least 2,000 years before the Egyptians. But some mummies have begun to turn to ooze, so scientists investigated.

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Climate Change May Be Destroying World's Oldest-Known Mummies

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 2:17pm

The Chinchorros, who lived between modern-day Peru and Chile, mummified their dead at least 2,000 years before the Egyptians. But some mummies have begun to turn to ooze, so scientists investigated.

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Pigeon, Parakeet And Pony: Amsterdam Food Truck Serves Maligned Meat

Mon, 03/09/2015 - 4:53pm

The Kitchen Of The Unwanted Animal, a food truck and specialty food provider, is trying to change attitudes toward "edible" animals in Holland. They're doing it one My Little Pony Burger at a time.

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Pigeon, Parakeet And Pony: Amsterdam Food Truck Serves Maligned Meat

Mon, 03/09/2015 - 4:53pm

The Kitchen Of The Unwanted Animal, a food truck and specialty food provider, is trying to change attitudes toward "edible" animals in Holland. They're doing it one My Little Pony Burger at a time.

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College Rape Case Shows A Key Limit To Medical Privacy Law

Mon, 03/09/2015 - 3:32pm

A woman who is suing the University of Oregon for mishandling her rape case could have her own medical records used against her in court. Yes, that's legal.

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College Rape Case Shows A Key Limit To Medical Privacy Law

Mon, 03/09/2015 - 3:32pm

A woman who is suing the University of Oregon for mishandling her rape case is now having her own medical records used against her in court. Yes, that's legal.

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Mad Cow Research Hints At Ways To Halt Alzheimer's, Parkinson's

Mon, 03/09/2015 - 3:27pm

Corinne Lasmezas began her career studying a disease that destroys the brains of cattle. Now she's using what she learned to search for drugs that can stop human brain diseases.

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Mad Cow Research Hints At Ways To Halt Alzheimer's, Parkinson's

Mon, 03/09/2015 - 3:27pm

Corinne Lasmezas began her career studying a disease that destroys the brains of cattle. Now she's using what she learned to search for drugs that can stop human brain diseases.

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To Head Off Trauma's Legacy, Start Young

Mon, 03/09/2015 - 12:38pm

Two Philadelphia medical clinics support parents to help break generational cycles of trauma and abuse. Attending to adversity, doctors say, gives kids a better chance to grow up healthy.

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To Head Off Trauma's Legacy, Start Young

Mon, 03/09/2015 - 12:38pm

Two Philadelphia medical clinics support parents to help break generational cycles of trauma and abuse. Attending to adversity, doctors say, gives kids a better chance to grow up healthy.

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How Do You Get People To Work Harder? Keep The Reward A Secret

Mon, 03/09/2015 - 4:08am

How do you get people to work harder? Keep them guessing about the reward. New research suggests not knowing what you're going to get in return can be a strong motivator.

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Reptile Breeders Angry More Snakes Added To Banned Species List

Mon, 03/09/2015 - 4:08am

After banning the importation and sale of Burmese pythons and similar species, the federal government is now taking aim at boa constrictors and four species of anacondas. Reptile breeders and retailers are hissing mad.

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How Do You Get People To Work Harder? Keep The Reward A Secret

Mon, 03/09/2015 - 4:08am

When we're asked to do something, we often ask, "What's in it for me?" or "What am I going to get out of it?" Research suggests not knowing what you will get can sometimes be a strong motivator.

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More Snakes Added To U.S. Banned Species List

Mon, 03/09/2015 - 4:08am

After banning the importation and sale of Burmese pythons and similar species, federal officials are taking aim at boa constrictors and 4 species of anacondas. Breeders and retailers are hissing mad.

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Why China's Pollution Could Be Behind Our Cold, Snowy Winters

Sun, 03/08/2015 - 6:03am

A video from NASA shows how air pollution moves around the world. So what happens when emissions from Asia blow across the Pacific Ocean to North America?

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Why China's Pollution Could Be Behind Our Cold, Snowy Winters

Sun, 03/08/2015 - 6:03am

A video from NASA shows how air pollution moves around the world. So what happens when emissions from Asia blow across the Pacific Ocean to North America?

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