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Children With Autism Have Extra Synapses In Their Brains
Science & Tech  (tags: research, discovery, health, autism, science, interesting, humans )

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Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) affects about 1 in 68 children born in the U.S. In an effort to find out why, a group of researchers led by David Sulzer at Columbia University Medical Center examined the synapses in the brains of children with autism.
Rome's First Emperor Died 2000 Years Ago - His Tomb Is Now Used as a Toilet
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

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Augustus, who died 2000 years ago, was the first emperor of Rome. He brought peace after the turmoil in the republic after the assassination of Julius Caesar when he defeated the forces of Antony and Cleopatra
Colorado Voters to Weigh in on Labeling Genetically Modified Ingredients
Science & Tech  (tags: humans, internet, society, technology, Apps )

- 1 day ago -
People invent new apps to help the consumer. "BuyPartisan" app fraction of their grocery bill went to political contributions.
Evolution of Marine Crocodilians Constrained By Ocean Temperatures
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

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The ancestors of today's crocodiles colonized the seas during warm phases and became extinct during cold phases, according to a new Anglo-French study, which establishes the link between marine crocodilian diversity and the evolution of sea temperature ov
New Home for An 'Evolutionary Misfit'
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

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One of the most bizarre-looking fossils ever discovered- a worm-like creature with legs, spikes and a head difficult to distinguish from its tail- has found its place in the evolutionary Tree of Life, definitively linking it with a group of modern animals
Letter From Siberia: Fortress of Solitude
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

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Russia's most mysterious archaeological site dominates a small island in the center of a remote lake high in the mountains of southern Siberia. Here, just 20 miles from the Mongolian border, the outer walls of the medieval ruins of Por-Bajin still rise 40
Tattooed 2,500 Year Old Siberian Princess 'to Be Reburied'
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

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The mummy was excavated by Novosibirsk scientist Natalia Polosmak in 1993 and was seen as 'one of the most significant archeological discoveries at the close of the 20th century', reported Itar-Tass.
Reality Check: Germany Does Not Get Half of Its Energy From Solar Panels
Science & Tech  (tags: Carbon and De-carbonization, Electricity, Energy Security, Communications and Messaging, Solar Power, Utilities, Climate, Efficiency, Environmental Policy, Environment, Renewables, Electricity Grid, Energy, Energy and Economy )

- 42 minutes ago -
"Germany does not get half of its electricity from solar panels, instead the figure is around ten times lower. Last year only 4.5% of Germany's gross electricity generation came from solar panels, far short of 50%."

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