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ADHD medication may treat symptoms of genetic movement disorder in children

Common ADHD medication may provide insight into other ways to treat this and other neuromuscular diseases.

First successful transplant of porcine heart into an adult human with end-stage heart disease

The first-of-its-kind transplant was the patient’s only option for survival.

Mystery solved: Why Mercury has a big iron core?

Proximity to the sun’s magnetic field influenced Mercury’s hefty iron core.

An improved technique for wireless power transfer technology

Going beyond the anti-laser may enable long-range wireless power transfer.

Fear and anxiety share the same bases in the brain

The findings could lead to better models of emotion and more effective interventions for anxiety and depression.

Volcanoes on Venus are still active

New 3D model provides evidence that Venus is churning inside.

First fabric that automatically regulates heat exchange

As per the users’ comfort, fabrics are innovated in so many ways. Even after decades of innovation in fabrics with high-tech thermal properties that...

Saltier waterways are creating dangerous ‘chemical cocktails’

A cocktail of chemicals from many human activities is making U.S. rivers saltier and more alkaline across the nation. Surprisingly, road salt in winter is...

This brain circuit is reason to both depression and addiction

Scientists at the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore have recently discovered a key region in the brain that is responsible for both...

All in the family: Kin of gravitational wave source discovered

On October 16, 2017, a universal group of astronomers and physicists energetically revealed the first simulations detection of light and gravitational waves from a...

Semiconductor quantum transistor opens door for photon-based computing

Researchers at the University of Maryland’s A. James Clark School of Engineering and Joint Quantum Institute (JQI) have cleared a hurdle in the development...

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