Food is a central issue in climate change mitigation. Our dietary choices and consumption patterns are critical to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, which greatly impact the food supply chain. Every …
Chicago police officer undergoes first-ever double-lung transplant due to Covid-19 and cancer The last time Arthur Gillespie spoke to his cousin was on his front porch in Beverly, but he didn’t …
Animals self-medicate with plants − behavior people have observed and emulated for millennia By Adrienne Mayor, Stanford University Main image: A goat with an arrow wound nibbles the medicinal …
Pets give companionship, cuddles and joy – and also unavoidable stresses By Emily Hemendinger, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus Main image: Pets can bring joy and companionship, as …

Bird flu tests are hard to get. So how will we know when to sound the pandemic alarm?

By Amy Maxmen and Arthur Allen Stanford University infectious disease doctor Abraar Karan has seen a lot of patients with runny noses, fevers, and irritated eyes lately. Such symptoms could …

N.C. Senate passes bill keeping autopsies public record, but advocates stay vigilant

By Grace Vitaglione  State lawmakers dropped language from a bill that would have shielded autopsies from public review, but the Senate’s thumbs-up on the revised measure June 12 may not be …

Teeing off for sustainability: Pinehurst showcases eco-friendly golf design

Pinehurst No.2, one of the world’s top-rated courses, is also one of the most sustainable. By Will Atwater Because the world’s top male golfers are teeing off this week on Pinehurst’s …
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