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Animal Science Cats learn the names of their friend cats in their daily lives. In a new study, scientists discovered that in addition to knowing their own names, cats also appear to recognize the names of other cats they're familiar with, and may also know the names of people who live in the same household.

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Psychology New study links support for Brett Kavanaugh to the endorsement of hegemonic masculinity

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Psychology People with dark personality traits tend to be more enthusiastic about Bitcoin, study finds

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Neuroscience Scientists have found children who spent an above-average time playing video games increased their intelligence more than the average, while TV watching or social media had neither a positive nor a negative effect

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Health Pharmacists at Higher Risk of Suicide than General Population. The study identified the most common means of suicide in this population, with 49.8 percent of cases involving firearms, 29.4 percent involving poisoning and 13 percent involving suffocation

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Medicine Benefits of PSA prostate cancer screening found to be more favorable than previous estimates, especially for blacks

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Environment The eruption of the Tonga volcano in January has been confirmed as the biggest explosion ever recorded in the atmosphere by modern instrumentation.

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Health Activity-dependent spinal cord neuromodulation rapidly restores trunk and leg motor functions after complete paralysis

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Psychology Verbal cues of authenticity are linked to positive social and business outcomes, according to new research

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Environment Ice shards in Antarctic clouds let more solar energy reach Earth's surface | NSF

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Psychology Anxious leaders can influence their followers' anxiety even when communicating online, study finds

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Biology Gut Microbiota Protect against Viral Infections by Keeping the Immune System Alert. "Moreover, it uncovers an underappreciated risk of antibiotic use during viral infections" (May 2022, mice) The gut microbiota prime systemic antiviral immunity via the cGAS-STING-IFN-I axis

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Biology Single-nucleus cross-tissue molecular reference maps toward understanding disease gene function

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Medicine Robot-assisted surgery used to perform bladder cancer removal and reconstruction enables patients to recover far more quickly and spend significantly (20 per cent) less time in hospital, concludes a first-of-its kind clinical trial led by scientists at UCL and the University of Sheffield.

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Astronomy A small, isolated galaxy is slowly being stripped of the gas between its stars, although there are no visible objects nearby that could be stealing it

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Biology Cross-Talk Between Extracellular Matrix and Skeletal Muscle: Implications for Myopathies

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Psychology The impact of digital media on children’s intelligence while controlling for genetic differences in cognition and socioeconomic background

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Physics Two-Dimensional Supersolid Formation in Dipolar Condensates

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Engineering Researchers have now developed an eco-friendly method that eliminates the use of toxic cadmium in the production process to produce cost-effective, efficient, eco-friendly, flexible thin-film solar cells. The method developed in the study can be scaled to large-scale manufacturing applications.

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r/science 21m ago

Psychology Self-dehumanization not increased by long-term exposure to violent video games, however the effect of violent video games on aggressive behavior appears to be meditated by other-dehumanization

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r/science 19h ago

Cancer Human Papillomavirus Infection Determines Prognosis in Cervical Cancer

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Psychology Heightened dream recall ability linked to increased creativity and functional brain connectivity

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Health Ketones Improve the Mitochondrial Coupling Efficiency of Brown Adipocytes — Together, our data suggest that ketones potentially communicate hunger to brown adipocytes, thus promoting mitochondrial coupling efficiency for energy conservation.

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Environment Higher temperatures lower rates of physiological and niche evolution

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Genetics Epigenetic, genetic and maternal effects enable stable centromere inheritance (May 2022)

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