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Article ID: 711517

Department of Energy Announces $20 Million for Artificial Intelligence Research

Department of Energy, Office of Science

Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced a total of $20 million in funding for innovative research and development in artificial intelligence (A.I.) and machine learning.

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17-Apr-2019 2:05 PM EDT

Article ID: 711518

Solar panel demand causing spike in worldwide silver prices

University of Kent

Rising demand for solar panels is having a major effect on the worldwide price of silver, which could lead to solar panel production costs becoming far higher in the future

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17-Apr-2019 2:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 711516

Morphing Origami Takes a New Shape, Expanding Use Possibilities

Georgia Institute of Technology

Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have created a new type of origami that can morph from one pattern into a different one, or even a hybrid of two patterns, instantly altering many of its structural characteristics.

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17-Apr-2019 2:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 711519

Media exposure to mass violence can fuel cycle of distress, 3-year longitudinal study shows

University of California, Irvine

Irvine, Calif., April 17, 2019 — Repeated exposure to media coverage of collective traumas, such as mass shootings or natural disasters, can fuel a cycle of distress, according to a University of California, Irvine study. Researchers found that individuals can become more emotionally responsive to news reports of subsequent incidents, resulting in heightened anxiety and worry about future occurrences.

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17-Apr-2019 2:05 PM EDT

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Article ID: 711520

U-M study: 'Induced' driving miles could overwhelm potential energy-saving benefits of self-driving cars

University of Michigan

The benefits of self-driving cars will likely induce vehicle owners to drive more, and those extra miles could partially or completely offset the potential energy-saving benefits that automation may provide, according to a new University of Michigan study.

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17-Apr-2019 2:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 711524

Kidney Patients And The GW School Of Medicine And Health Sciences Host Inaugural Global Summit Focused On Innovations in Kidney Care

George Washington University

The American Association of Kidney Patients and the George Washington University School of Medicine & Health Sciences are pleased to announce a major kidney disease education collaboration, the Global Summit on Innovations in Patient-Centered Kidney Care.

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17-Apr-2019 2:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 711275

New Care Pathway to Decrease the Length of Stay and Costs of Single Level Lumbar Fusion

American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS)

Winner of the Robert Florin Award, Samer Zammar, MD, presented his research, titled New Care Pathway to Decrease the Length of Stay and Costs of Single Level Lumbar Fusion, during the 2019 American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS) Annual Scientific Meeting.

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17-Apr-2019 2:00 PM EDT
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Article ID: 711496

Triple negative breast cancers can adopt reversible state that is resistant to chemotherapy

University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

Researchers at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center have discovered that triple negative breast cancer (TNBC) cells can develop resistance to frontline, or neoadjuvant, chemotherapy not by acquiring permanent adaptations, but rather transiently turning on molecular pathways that protect the cells.

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17-Apr-2019 12:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 711217

Researchers Use Gene Editing with CRISPR to Treat Lethal Lung Diseases Before Birth

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Using CRISPR gene editing, a research team has thwarted a lethal lung disease, in an animal model, in which a harmful mutation causes death within hours after birth. This proof-of-concept study showed that in utero editing could be a promising new approach for treating lung diseases before birth.

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15-Apr-2019 4:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 711138

Increased Screen Time in Preschool Is Linked to Inattention

PLOS

Screen time above a two-hour threshold at five years of age is associated with an increased risk of clinically relevant externalizing problems such as inattention, according to a study published April 17 in the open-access journal PLOS ONE by Piush Mandhane of the University of Alberta, and colleagues.

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11-Apr-2019 9:00 AM EDT

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