Vegan Diet Eases Nerve Pain of Diabetes
A salad with tomatoes, feta cheese and black olives
May 25th, 2015
For people with diabetes, switching to a plant-based diet may ease nerve pain associated, according to a new study.
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Plastic Does Decay, Creating a Crisis for 20th-Century Art
Hungarian artist László Moholy-Nagy, 20th-century art, plastics
May 23rd, 2015
Because conservation scientists strive to shed light on an artist’s processes and materials choices, our work can be like that of a detective.
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Memorial Day Meals: Expert Tips for Packing a Healthy Picnic
A pile of cut watermelon sits on a picnic table.
May 22nd, 2015
Here is advice from nutrition experts for picnic-friendly foods that are easy to prepare, transport and eat outdoors.
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Sudden Infant Deaths Linked to Elevation
A baby sleeps on her back.
May 25th, 2015
A link between high elevation and sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) suggests that low oxygen levels might play a role in the development of SIDS.
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2,000-Year-Old Water Supply System Uncovered in Jerusalem
Ancient Aqueduct in Jerusalem
May 23rd, 2015
Part of an ancient aqueduct built more than 2,000 years ago to transport water into the city of Jerusalem was uncovered during a recent construction project, according to the Israel Antiquities Authority.
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Amazing Animal Surgeries
goldfish surgery
May 22nd, 2015
Here are some of the other amazing advances in animal surgeries.
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In Photos: The Smoked Mummies of Papua New Guinea
smoked mummy of koke village
May 22nd, 2015
For the first time, scientists have revealed how a remote Papua New Guinean clan mummifies the bodies of their people.
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Weekend Reading: The Best Science Stories of the Week
The SETI Institute's Allen Telescope Array (ATA) searches our galaxy for radio signals from potential intelligent alien life.
May 24th, 2015
Here are the most interesting, amazing and unusual things that happened in the world of science this week. A recap of Live Science's best.
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Amazing Images: The Best Science Photos of the Week
A three-year ocean voyage cataloged a secret world of organisms that lurks beneath the waves. Here,  a mixture of multicellular and single-celled organisms, from dinoflagellates and diatoms to zooplankton.
May 23rd, 2015
Here are the stories behind the most amazing images in the world of science this week. A recap of the coolest photos featured on Live Science.
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How Does Salmonella Get into Sushi?
tuna shushi
May 22nd, 2015
Raw tuna is the suspected source of a new outbreak of Salmonella, but how does tuna become contaminated with the bacteria in the first place?
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