|***Newswise Weekend Edition***|
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UCLA scientists have discovered one reason why autoimmune diseases are more prevalent in women than in men.
– University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Health Sciences
National Academy of Sciences
Jan Halámek and his team of researchers at the University at Albany, led by Department of Chemistry graduate student Mindy Hair, are developing a sensing strip that can detect a person’s blood alcohol content (BAC) based on ethanol levels in a sma...
– University at Albany, State University of New York
Many technologies that are essential for daily life — from communications to GPS navigation to weather forecasting — rely on the thousands of satellites that are orbiting Earth. When those satellites run out of gas and stop working, there’s not...
– Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI)
Country music songwriters must perform a careful dance when they work with famous singers who may be less talented at writing songs but bring the needed star power to attract fans – and, importantly, to get the song recorded in the first place, res...
– Ohio State University
Social Psychology Quarterly