NASA Webb's heart survives deep freeze test [Tue, 21 Oct 2014 21:07:34 EDT]
After 116 days of being subjected to extremely frigid temperatures like that in space, the heart of the James Webb Space Telescope, the Integrated Science Instrument Module and its sensitive instruments, emerged unscathed from the thermal vacuum chamber at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland.
New feather findings get scientists in a flap [Tue, 21 Oct 2014 21:06:44 EDT]
Scientists have revealed that feather shafts are made of a multi-layered fibrous composite material, much like carbon fiber, which allows the feather to bend and twist to cope with the stresses of flight. Since their appearance over 150 million years ago, feather shafts (rachises) have evolved to be some of the lightest, strongest and most fatigue resistant natural structures.
Title: Regular Doctor Visits Help Control Blood Pressure, Study Says
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Created: 10/20/2014 12:00:00 AM
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Title: Mouse Study Suggests Antibiotics May Aid Salmonella's Spread in Animals
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Created: 10/20/2014 12:00:00 AM
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What We Believe Really Matters [Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:39:05 +0000]
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In times past professionals mainly concerned themselves with the kinds of unconscious emotional conflicts that could make a person "neurotic" or sick with worry, but these days professionals more often focus on the attitudes and beliefs that can predispose people to behave in socially problematic ways.

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Schizophrenia is actually a cluster of eight distinct genetically based abnormalities, according to recent research that offers new hope for understanding both how and why the disease may manifest itself and how it may one day be cured.

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Designed to cover half the surface area of a pack, new proposed labels are meant to vividly remind smokers of tobacco’s dangers.
Caregivers of veterans report greater difficulties than do those of other disabled adults.
Title: Frequent Dining Out Might Widen Your Waistline, Study Finds
Category: Health News
Created: 10/17/2014 12:00:00 AM
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Dieters May Be Thwarted by Absence of Healthy Foods [Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:00:00 PDT]
Title: Dieters May Be Thwarted by Absence of Healthy Foods
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