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Climate change brings heat, mosquitoes, other summer dangers

...concentrations of carbon dioxide that trap heat are also having curious effects on food, Ziska said. A recent study in the journal Nature found higher carbon dioxide made food starchier, with fewer nutrients and less protein, he said.There is already...

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Guest Column: Is it hot in here or is it just confusing? Climate-change issue muddled

...warming got my attention again when a report by some scientists from the University of Hawaii at Manoa was published in the journal Nature. The authors predict that, by 2047, temperatures around the globe will be hotter than they've been everywhere...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2013-12-28/it-hot-here-or-i
Genes' link to disease examined

...deletions in the genome led to developing the illness, Dr. Pato said. More important, published in the same volume of the journal Nature , was a parallel study out of Iceland that pinpointed the exact same deletions, he said. "So this is a critical...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/03/15/met_514735.shtml
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Green tea can benefit skin, doctor finds

...those diseased skin cells, a finding that confirms what a Belgian team published about the same protein in May in the journal Nature Cell Biology. The work is particularly important because some of the treatments for psoriasis and dandruff contain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/08/05/met_138482.shtml
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Blood vessel inhibitor identified in study

...choking off cancerous tumors, according to research based at the Augusta VA. In a study published this week in the journal Nature, researchers identify a key molecule that prevents blood vessels from growing into the cornea in the eye and obscuring...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/10/27/met_102062.shtml
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Dwarf dinosaur? Yes, say scientists of German fossil find

...Sander, a paleontologist at the University of Bonn in Germany and lead author of a report in Thursday's issue of the journal Nature. The creature, dubbed Europasaurus holgeri, lived 154 million years ago near what is now the German town of Goslar...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/06/08/liv_84511.shtml
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Study: Bird flu virus infects body in wrong place to spread easily

...watch for in new virus samples to help gauge the danger to humans. The work, reported in Thursday's issue of the journal Nature, comes from University of Wisconsin-Madison virologist Yoshihiro Kawaoka with colleagues in Japan. Similar results...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/23/liv_72857.shtml
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DNA suggests even ancient man had baldness issues

...bald and several biological adaptations for weathering a cold climate, researchers report in Thursday's issue of the journal Nature.The DNA also indicated the man had dark, thick hair - a trait the scientists observed directly, since that's...

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New theory might explain solar system

...thousands of asteroids that precede and follow it around the sun? The work is presented in Thursday's issue of the journal Nature by Alessandro Morbidelli of the Cote d'Azur Observatory in Nice, France, along with Levison and others. They...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/01/liv_454754.shtml
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Some mammal's fed on dinosaurs

...of the American Museum of Natural History in New York City, a co-author of the study in Thursday's issue of the journal Nature. Other scientists who did not work on the bones described the discoveries as "exhilarating." "This size range...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/13/liv_439781.shtml
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