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Male Sage Grouse (Photo Credit: Thinkstock)

Biologists Question Federal Plans To Protect Sage Grouse Bird

The government is preparing insufficient protections for a ground-dwelling bird that has declined significantly over the past century and soon will face a possible endangered species listing.

03/13/2015

Materials found in high levels in cooked meats may prohibit the body's creation of proteins that protect against Alzhiemer's and diabetes. (Getty Images)

Study: Eating Grilled And Broiled Meat Linked To Alzheimer’s

Agents found in cooked and heated meats can reduce certain proteins that protect against Alzheimer’s and diabetes.

02/26/2014

Artificial muscles are stronger, more durable than human tissue. (Getty Images)

Scientists Make Muscles Out Of Fishing Wire And Thread

Artificial muscles are stronger, more durable than human tissue.

02/22/2014

A massive British study finds no health risks from exposure to cell phones. (Getty Images)

Study: No Health Risk From Cell Phones And Towers

British researchers say there is no link between cell phones and cancer.

02/14/2014