Two strategies for accurate dart throwing

Main Point: Timing of release or hand position may impact dart throwing accuracy. Published in: PLOS ONE

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Ancient reptile birth preserved in fossil

  Main Point: Ichthyosaur fossil may show oldest live reptilian birth. Published in: PLOS ONE

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Whales viewed from space

  Main Point: Satellite images useful for counting whale populations. Published in: PLOS ONE

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Study challenges a close link between recent weight gain and diabetes

Main Point: It is a common notion that type 2 diabetes is precipitated by substantial progressive weight gain, but a

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ICU Patients with acute kidney injury show high mortality rates and elevated urinary protein levels at 4-year follow up

In 4 years of follow up of 1464 participants in the randomized controlled trial Randomised Evaluation of Normal vs. Augmented

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Polices are needed to Limit Access to Clinical Information for “Grateful Patient” Programs

Main Points: American medical institutions should voluntarily adopt policies to mitigate activities that can create tension between a physician’s role

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Cholesterol plays a critical role in hantavirus infection

Viruses mutate fast, which means they can quickly become resistant to anti-viral drugs. But viruses also depend on proteins and

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Mass extinction may not cause all organisms to “shrink”

Main Point: Small aquatic invertebrates varied in size after a mass extinction event. Published in: PLoS ONE

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Female mice prefer unfamiliar male songs

Main Point: Females discern male mouse songs to avoid inbreeding. Published in: PLoS ONE

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Mapping the New York Fashion Scene

Main Point: New York’s fashion industry handles business in Garment District. Published in: PLoS ONE

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