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People power

State-level policy in the U.S. is responsive to public opinion, study shows.  [caption id="attachment_15211" align="alignnone" width="639"] A new study co-authored by an MIT political scientist shows that state policies in the U.S. from 1936 through…

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Unravelling the mystery of black hole formation

Supersonic gas streams left over from the Big Bang likely gave rise to early massive black holes. [caption id="attachment_15208" align="alignnone" width="2508"] “The origin of the monstrous black holes has been a long-standing mystery and now…

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Finding Alzheimer’s treatment from within

An immune molecule in the body shows promise for the treatment of Alzheimer’s. [caption id="attachment_15205" align="alignnone" width="846"] IL-33 regulates the ability of the immune cells (green) to clear toxic amyloid plaques (red) in the brains…

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Scientists just beginning to understand autistic adults’ unique…

[caption id="attachment_15201" align="alignnone" width="775"] The researchers found that individuals with ASD had increased risks of developing several health complications, including various cardiovascular issues, hypothyroidism, and other neurological issues. PHOTO COURTESY OF UNSPLASH.COM[/caption] In the 1990s,…