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Greenland's ice sheet not losing ice in its interior

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http://www.enn.com — Scientists studying data from the top of the Greenland ice sheet have discovered that during winter in the center of the world's largest island, temperature inversions and other low-level atmospheric phenomena effectively isolate the ice surface from the atmosphere -- recycling water vapor and halting the loss or gain of ice.A team of climate scientists made the surprising discovery from thre Read More
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A female perspective from generations of immigrant workers in Britain

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http://www.ox.ac.uk — Migration to and from the UK has always been a central part of the history of the UK, but have previous narratives largely ignored the everyday experiences of women? Linda McDowell, Professor of Human Geography, aims to set the record straight, with interviews with 74 working women who have settled in the UK at different times over the last 60 years. 05/05/16 5 May 2016 - Read More
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Head Games: This Male Spider Is an Oral Sex Champ

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http://feedproxy.google.com — When it comes to sex with a much bigger mate, one type of spider has the problem licked. Read More
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100-Foot Image of Mythical Creature Discovered in Peru

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http://feedproxy.google.com — A new, nearly hundred-foot Nazca geoglyph in Peru has been uncovered. Read More
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A Gorgeous Animated Scultpure Reveals the Physics of Kung Fu

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http://feedproxy.google.com — A stunning new video recreates the motion of a Kung Fu practitioner using motion capture, creating swirls of motion Read More
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Splat! Paintball Blow Causes Liver Damage in Teen

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http://feedproxy.google.com — Bruises, black eyes… liver damage? Read More
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Gallbladder: Function, Problems & Healthy Diet

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http://feedproxy.google.com — The gallbladder is a small organ that is used to store bile, which breaks up the fat in food. Read More
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How the Human Eye Works

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http://feedproxy.google.com — The eye is one of nature's complex wonders. Find out what's inside it. Read More
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Measuring the airborne toxicants urban bicyclists inhale

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https://www.sciencedaily.com — By switching from four wheels to two, bicyclists help reduce traffic and air pollution -- all while getting much-needed exercise. But that health benefit could be costly, due to exposure to potentially harmful compounds in motor vehicle exhaust. In a first-of-its-kind study, researchers analyzed breath samples to find out how much of these compounds are absorbed by the body. Read More
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New mobile phone app for grassroots mapping

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https://www.sciencedaily.com — Academics have created an app that could help aid humanitarian rescue work in disaster-struck regions by using geographic data to map landscapes. Read More
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Three Possibly Habitable Planets Orbit Close To Their Star | Video

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http://feedproxy.google.com — Three planets orbiting an ultra cool dwarf star were discovered using the TRAPPIST telescope at ESO’s La Silla Observatory in Chile. Read More
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