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How To Drive Down Smoking In Groups That Still Light Up

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 9:10am

Only around 15 percent of adults in America smoke — but that still leaves 40 million people who smoke cigarettes, and many of them belong to the most vulnerable population groups.

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The Microbial Eve: Our Oldest Ancestors Were Single-Celled Organisms

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 9:03am

Consider this: Evidence points to a microbial Eve as our first ancestor — a tough, underwater organism withstanding extremes that became every other creature to ever live, says Marcelo Gleiser.

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Wednesday's Rare Super Blue Blood Moon: How To See It And What We Can Learn

Tue, 01/30/2018 - 4:04pm

Early Wednesday morning, there's a lunar event that hasn't been seen since 1866. And scientists say data gathered during the event could help them figure out where to land a rover on the moon.

(Image credit: Geert Vanden Wijngaert/AP)




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