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Researchers urge changes in the language of the microbiome

July 12, 2019

Philosopher Nicolae Morar was perplexed by various metaphors tossed about by scientists studying the human microbiome. Microbiologist Brendan…
NASA Meets the Big Game: Five Things Space and Football Have in Common

January 13, 2017

As Super Bowl LI in Houston approaches and players, coaches and a host of personnel behind the scenes…
Mathematics adds to understanding human disease

December 4, 2015

Researchers at the University of Melbourne have developed an energy-based mathematical modelling technique to build models of the…
Astronaut brains as beacons for researchers

October 9, 2015

How astronauts adapt to the stresses of living in space is helping researchers to pinpoint the causes of…
People worldwide may feel mind-body connections in same way

December 31, 2013

Maps of bodily sensations associated with different emotions. Hot colors show activated, cool colors deactivated regions. Credit: Lauri…
Human foot not as unique as originally thought

August 21, 2013

The study analysed 25,000 human steps made on a pressure-sensitive treadmill at the University’s Gait Laboratory Research at…
Medical myth: chewing gum stops onion tears

October 29, 2012

The cultivated onion, Allium cepa, is a savoury staple of cuisines around the world. Yet slicing up onions all too…
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