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Social Science Convictions remain rare when police are accused of sexual assault.

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Psychology Suicidal thoughts surged as people struggled with finances and isolation during COVID-19, study finds

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Psychology White Americans who believe white people are poor are more likely to support welfare policies

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Anthropology A new study analyzing stone tools from southern China provides the earliest evidence of rice harvesting, dating to as early as 10,000 years ago. The researchers identified two methods of harvesting rice, which helped initiate rice domestication.

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r/science 20h ago

Astronomy Four separate research groups observed a gamma ray bursts, and they all saw the same thing: it definitely came from two stars colliding, but it lasted about one minute, while two seconds is how long it takes in a merger for a black hole to form and eat up everything in its environment.

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r/science 14h ago

Health ADHD patients may have lower functional connectivity in certain brain regions, study finds

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Health Adding yoga to regular exercise improves cardiovascular health and wellbeing | A pilot study in patients with hypertension concludes that adding yoga to regular exercise is better than stretch exercises alone, report investigators in the Canadian Journal of Cardiology

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Neuroscience Brains with more vitamin D function better. Research reinforces the importance of studying how food and nutrients create resilience to protect the aging brain against diseases such as Alzheimer’s disease and other related dementia

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r/science 22h ago

Animal Science New study finds that urban noise makes robins more aggressive

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r/science 21h ago

Biology The ancestor to modern brewing yeast, Saccharomyces eubayanus , found in Ireland.

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r/science 6h ago

Cancer 2 common drugs may help protect against secondary cancer, small Israeli study finds

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r/science 10h ago

Materials Science Say Hello to the Toughest Material on Earth: A new study reveals the profound properties of a simple metal alloy

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r/science 12h ago

Social Science Service agreement sees internet users consenting to give up a kidney

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r/science 23h ago

Medicine Antiviral drugs almost completely reduce the risk of mothers passing on HIV infection to their children, even in a low-income country with a high HIV incidence such as Tanzania, according to a new study in Lancet HIV by researchers from Karolinska Institutet.

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r/science 3h ago

Health Low nutritional quality in vegetarian meat substitutes: Study finds many of the meat substitutes sold claim a high content of iron – but in a form that cannot be absorbed by the body.

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r/science 7h ago

Astronomy Hubble Detects Ghostly Glow Surrounding Our Solar System

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r/science 4h ago

Environment Body of research raises questions about ability of cover crops to lower greenhouse gas emissions | cover crops reduce yield, barrier to adoption

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r/science 19h ago

Physics Commercial toilets emit energetic and rapidly spreading aerosol plumes.

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r/science 17h ago

Neuroscience A noninvasive light therapy known as transcranial photobiomodulation (tPBM) can improve short-term memory in humans

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r/science 14h ago

Engineering Researchers studied successful arguments on r/changemyview to build a visualization tool to help people to write more persuasively

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r/science 23h ago

Astronomy An international team of astrophysicists has managed to statistically characterize the first galaxies in the Universe, which formed only 200 million years after the Big Bang.According to the groundbreaking results, the earliest galaxies were relatively small and dim.

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r/science 7h ago

Health One minute bursts of activity during daily tasks could prolong your life, finds study

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Medicine Researchers uncover new pathway for molecular cancer drug therapies: Bitopic inhibitors may lay foundation for new approach to disease treatment

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r/science 10h ago

Health Study finds non-heavy alcohol use associated with liver fibrosis: Multiple patterns of alcohol use responsible for fatty liver disease

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r/science 16h ago

Psychology Volatile pay for gig workers linked to health problems

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