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Breastfeeding Can Be Tough, But This Simple Idea Can Help New Moms Stick With It

The benefits of breastfeeding are wide-ranging and life-changing. Breast milk contains antibodies that reduce the risk of asthma, allergies, diarrhea, and ear infections. Breastfed infants…

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How to Turn Your Yard Into a Wildlife Oasis

Monarch butterflies are disappearing. Other insects are on the decline as well. So are birds. Forests in the U.S. have been reduced by a third…

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A Mysterious ‘Ghost Particle’ Probably Didn’t Come From a Black Hole’s Meal After All

A high-energy neutrino traced back to a violent encounter between a black hole and a star needs a different origin story, new research has found….

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Missouri Threatens to Sue a Reporter Over a Security Flaw

Missouri Governor Mike Parson Thursday threatened to prosecute and seek civil damages from a St. Louis Post-Dispatch journalist who identified a security flaw that exposed…

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Injecting Algae Into Suffocated Tadpoles Brings Their Brain Cells Back to Life

Microalgae and special types of bacteria have the power to puff vast amounts of oxygen into the atmosphere. In fact, these organisms are thought to…

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How to Watch The Launch of Lucy, a NASA Probe Set to Visit Jupiter’s Trojan Asteroids

An early morning launch is planned for the Lucy spacecraft, the first space mission to study Jupiter‘s Trojan asteroids. Tomorrow, October 16 at 5:34 a.m….

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The Secret Science Behind Alcohol-Removed Wine

Trying to cut back on alcohol and considering a move to alcohol-removed wine? Not that long ago, you may have been told, “don’t bother.” Alcohol-free…

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FDA Backs Boosters, Travel Restrictions Lift, and More News

The FDA backs additional doses, international travel restrictions end, and vaccine mandate rules progress. Here’s what you should know: Want to receive this weekly roundup…

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The 10 Most Romantic Hard Rock Songs to Set the Mood

A good love song can steam up any romantic situation, especially when it’s of the hard rock variety. On top of that, intimate power ballads are…

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It Only Takes 100 Seconds to Get an Identifiable ‘Fingerprint’ of Your Brain

The patterns of activity produced by our brains are unique. They’re so unique that we can use brain connectivity maps to identify individuals just as…

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