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May 22, 2015 03:07 PM ET // Agata Blaszczak-Boxe, LiveScience.com
An extract made from a plant that is used in traditional Chinese medicine may help with weight loss.
May 15, 2015 11:30 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
The newly-discovered explanation for some spikes in ground-level ozone levels could enable forecasters to warn people months in advance. Continue reading →
Apr 28, 2015 11:26 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Run-off from coal-tar based sealants are hazardous to marine life, new government studies find, and can damage DNA and the ability to repair the damage. Continue reading →
Apr 2, 2015 04:32 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
The answer may not actually be blowing in the wind, but drug-immune bacteria apparently are. Continue reading →
Oct 22, 2014 11:40 AM ET // Rachael Rettner, LiveScience
The rate of Ebola cases in a part of Liberia where one rubber tree plantation operates is far lower than in other parts of the country.
Oct 16, 2014 06:14 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Cutting down trees isn't just bad for the climate. It also can facilitate the spread of deadly diseases. Continue reading →
Apr 21, 2014 10:02 AM ET // Tim Wall
Organic pollutants in fish create a decades-long health risk for mothers and their children. Continue reading →
Jan 24, 2014 12:19 PM ET // Tim Wall
Lingonberries could be wonder fruits for the waist line, while açai berries led to fat gain in mice. Continue reading →
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