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Although still rare, affecting roughly 4 percent of adults over their lifetimes, according to the National Cancer Institute, ...
You could be forgiven for thinking that AI will soon replace human physicians based on headlines such as “The AI Doctor Will ...
Pro- and anti-glyphosate companies and organizations lined up to praise — or bash — the active ingredient in the most widely ...
For the first time in history, humans are poised to harvest more fish and seafood from farms than they catch in the wild.
A family of nanoparticles known as metal-organic frameworks, or MOFs, can absorb harmful UV radiation. Joseph Richardson is a ...
The European Court of Justice in Luxembourg ruled on [September 12] that the authorization of genetically modified soy ...
Bacterial leaf streak, a foliar disease in corn, has only been in the United States for a handful of years, but Tiffany ...