Science & Health

This Oct. 16, 2015, photo shows an ice floe floating on a lake in front of the Solheimajokull glacier, where the ice has retreated by more than 1 kilometer (0.6 miles) since annual measurements began in 1931.
Iceland's first glacier to be lost to rising temperatures is to be marked with a memorial carrying a grim warning about the impact of climate change
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By Reuters
July 22, 2019
FILE - Congo's then-Health Minister Oly Ilunga speaks to a reporter in Beni, Democratic Republic of Congo, Dec. 20, 2018.
A new task force will report directly to the DRC president amid a debate over an experimental vaccine
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July 22, 2019
Could Being Distracted by Your Phone Cause Weight Gain?
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Researchers find link between obesity and mindlessly switching between digital devices
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July 22, 2019
India's Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle Mk III-M1 blasts off carrying Chandrayaan-2, from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota, India, July 22, 2019.
Chandrayaan-2 — or Moon Chariot 2 — took off on time at 2:43 pm (0913 GMT) from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre on an island off the coast of Andhra Pradesh state
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July 22, 2019
This July 2019, photo released by the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) shows its Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV) MkIII-M1 at its launch pad in Sriharikota, an island off India's south-eastern coast. India’s space agency says…
The first launch attempt was scrubbed just under an hour before the scheduled lift-off because of what authorities described as a 'technical snag.' Local media, citing ISRO officials, said that issue was a fuel leak.
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By AFP
July 21, 2019
Wildlife biologist/crocodile specialist Michael Lloret demonstrates how he checks the sex of a baby crocodile that came out a crocodile nest on one of the berms along the cooling canals next to the Turkey Point Nuclear Generating Station, Friday,…
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Turkey Point’s man-made canals are home to several hundred crocodiles, where a team of specialists working for Florida Power & Light monitors and protects them from hunting and climate change
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July 20, 2019
Vice President Mike Pence, left, points to Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin during an event at the Kennedy Space Center in recognition of the Apollo 11 anniversary, Saturday, July 20, 2019, in Cape Canaveral, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)
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US has plans for future missions to the moon and Mars
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July 20, 2019