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Inflammation in the Womb May Explain Why Some Babies Are More Prone to Sepsis after Birth

Inflammation in the womb may explain why some babies are more prone to sepsis after birth

Oct 09, 2018 10:17 AM EDT

Intra-amniotic inflammation caused by short-term prenatal endotoxin exposure leads first to acute fetal lung and gut immune responses, followed by systemic inflammation after birth, reports The American Journal of Pathology

Waiver Wire Rankings: Week 6 (Fantasy Football)

Waiver Wire Rankings: Week 6 (Fantasy Football)

Oct 08, 2018 05:24 PM EDT

As relieved as we are that Sunday wasn't a complete bloodbath, we still managed to head into Week 6 with more questions than answers.

Taylor Swift endorsed two Democratic candidates in Tennessee over the weekend, and urged her young fans to register to vote for candidates that

Taylor Swift Endorses Democratic Candidates In Tennessee

Oct 08, 2018 05:18 PM EDT

Taylor Swift endorsed two Democratic candidates in Tennessee over the weekend, and urged her young fans to register to vote for candidates that "closely represent" their values.

Sea-Level Rise Projection

Global sea level could rise 50 feet by 2300, study says

Oct 08, 2018 05:12 PM EDT

Characterizing what's known and what's uncertain is key to managing coastal risk

CK Vulpeculae

When is a nova not a nova? When a white dwarf and a brown dwarf collide

Oct 08, 2018 05:10 PM EDT

International research team confirms collision of white dwarf and brown dwarf stars

Atmospheric Haze of Titan, Saturn's Moon

Scientists present new clues to cut through the mystery of Titan's atmospheric haze

Oct 08, 2018 05:09 PM EDT

A team including Berkeley Lab scientists homes in on a 'missing link' in Titan's one-of-a-kind chemistry

Facebook Portal brings Alexa and Messenger video chats to one device

Facebook Portal brings Alexa and Messenger video chats to one device

Oct 08, 2018 05:06 PM EDT

Its innovative camera makes video chats look like they were filmed by a professional camera operator.

Google+ shutting down after data leak affecting 500,000 users

Google+ shutting down after data leak affecting 500,000 users

Oct 08, 2018 04:56 PM EDT

Citing "significant challenges," failed social network will be put out to pasture.

Indonesian official: 5,000 bodies could still be buried in mud after earthquake, tsunami

5,000 bodies could still be buried in mud after earthquake, tsunami in Indonesia

Oct 08, 2018 04:52 PM EDT

The death toll from the devastating earthquake and tsunami on Indonesia's Sulawesi island neared 2,000 on Monday, but thousands more are believed unaccounted for.

Senior official tells Pompeo he needs stable relations, citing efforts to pressure North Korea

U.S.-China Tensions Break Out in Beijing

Oct 08, 2018 04:47 PM EDT

Senior official tells Pompeo he needs stable relations, citing efforts to pressure North Korea

How John Roberts will manage the Supreme Court's conservative majority

How John Roberts will manage the Supreme Court's conservative majority

Oct 08, 2018 04:42 PM EDT

The confirmation of Justice Brett Kavanaugh puts the US Supreme Court firmly on conservative terrain and Chief Justice John Roberts at a personal crossroads.

Planet has only until 2030 to stem catastrophic climate change

Planet has only until 2030 to stem catastrophic climate change

Oct 08, 2018 04:35 PM EDT

A UN panel of scientists says every bit of warming matters, and we’re almost out of time to keep it in check.

Hurricane Michael Forecast To Hit U.S. Gulf Coast As A Major Storm Wednesday

Hurricane Michael Forecast To Hit U.S. Gulf Coast As A Major Storm Wednesday

Oct 08, 2018 04:15 PM EDT

Hurricane Michael is expected to head north across the Gulf of Mexico before making landfall in the area of the Florida Panhandle on Wednesday.

Victim texted limo was in 'terrible condition' minutes before crash killed 20 in New York

Limo victim texted was in 'terrible condition' minutes before crash killed 20 in New York

Oct 08, 2018 04:08 PM EDT

One of the victims of the upstate New York limousine crash that killed all 18 aboard had texted concerns about the "terrible condition" of the limo less than 20 minutes before tragedy struck.

Water 3

New spheres trick, trap and terminate water contaminant

Oct 07, 2018 05:28 PM EDT

Rice University scientists have developed something akin to the Venus' flytrap of particles for water remediation.

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