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Steven R. Houser, PhD, president of the American Heart American Stroke Association, welcomes attendees to ATVB 2017 in Minneapolis. I have three topics selected, none of which are political, but 75% of my news feed is political. While the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids has every right to fight for a ban on e-cigarette flavorings (a policy with which I vigorously disagree), it has no business lying to and deceiving its constituents in order to promote such a ban.science in the news

Harvard launches sweeping data science initiative, and names Francesca Dominici and David Parkes as co-directors. Plan to enter your favorite dog in the 2017 Pink Tomato Festival Cutest Dog Show on Thursday, June 8th at 7:00 pm at the Warren City Park. When they realized former President Barack Obama was going to be in Berlin the same day President Donald Trump was going to be in Brussels, Angela Merkel was the one …

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Vast stretches of previously undocumented forest, covering an area equivalent to 60 per cent of Australia’s landmass, are discovered using a new tool. Therefore, the two aims of ISN are to call attention to defects in science and in the science media and to remedy them as far as possible. The goal of Hands-On Science is to demonstrate, in a friendly and interactive environment, some of the activities that scientists are involved in and to encourage talented young New Zealanders to consider science as a career.

It’s a science news app that used to be about science and is now more political and left leaning and it’s just ridiculous. Tobi will be working ( in the Department of Food Science) on research into the relationship between hops and yeasts in the development of flavours.science in the news

In this study, which has not been published or peer reviewed, but was presented last week …

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Bristol Neuroscience Festival Award 14 July 2016 Experimental Psychology wins STEM Event of the Year and is Highly Commended for Public Engagement. In that study, which has not been published or peer reviewed, but was presented last week at the American Stroke Association’s International Stroke Conference, the investigators found that mice exposed to e-cigarette aerosol for 10 days or 30 days had more severe strokes than those exposed to tobacco smoke.

The rest of the story is that the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids continues to incessantly deceive the public by falsely accusing tobacco companies of marketing gummy worm, gummy bear, and cotton candy electronic cigarettes to children. This admission – that the use of menthol cigarettes by kids increased significantly as a result of the legislation’s menthol exemption – is quite damning.science in the newsscience in the news

Harvard launches sweeping data science initiative, and names Francesca Dominici and David Parkes as co-directors. Plan to enter …

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A new marijuana study joins a limited record of scientific knowledge about the harms and benefits of pot. In a press release issued last Friday, the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids once again accused the tobacco companies of marketing cotton candy e-cigarettes to youth. He is now professor of political science at California State University, Stanislaus. Philip Tsao, PhD, ATVB 2017 conference chair, interviews Weifei Zhu, PhD about her recent research on the role of TMAO in platelet hyperactivity and thrombosis.science in the newsscience in the news

Washington, May 25 (IANS) NASA’s Cassini spacecraft has reached a new milestone as it observed Saturn’s solstice – that is, the longest day of summer in the northern hemisphere and the shortest day of winter in the southern hemisphere – arriving the planet and its moons this week.

A new study led by Harvard Medical School and Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health researchers examines the impact of individual …