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Science: Curiosity and a Search for Truth

The scientist is motivated primarily by curiosityand a desire for truth.- Irving LangmuirScience is a way of thinkingmuch more than it is a body of knowledge.- Carl SaganWhat is a scientist after all?It is a curious man looking through a keyhole,the ke…

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Science: Curiosity and a Search for Truth

The scientist is motivated primarily by curiosityand a desire for truth.- Irving LangmuirScience is a way of thinkingmuch more than it is a body of knowledge.- Carl SaganWhat is a scientist after all?It is a curious man looking through a keyhole,the ke…

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In Bid to Combat Obesity, a Simple Patch Turns Energy-storing Fats into Energy-burning Fats

A new approach to reducing bulging tummy fats has shown promise in laboratory trials. The solution aims to “use a person’s own body fats to burn more energy, which is a natural process in babies.” Combining a new way to deliver medicine, via a micro-needle patch, with drugs that are known to turn energy-storing white […]

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Diabetes Drug ‘Significantly Reverses Memory Loss’ in Mice With Alzheimer’s

A drug developed for diabetes could be used to treat Alzheimer’s after scientists found it “significantly reversed memory loss” in mice through a triple method of action. The research, published in Brain Research, could bring substantial improvements in the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease through the use of a drug originally created to treat type 2 […]

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