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The use of medical marijuana is shrouded in political and socioeconomic unrest. Though cannabis was once a staple in the lives of civilizations throughout the world, it has now become taboo and limited our knowledge of potential benefits. Here’s an objective look at the risks and benefits of medical marijuana.
There is dire need for stronger science education in the United States. We are seeing a major decline in science literacy, and it’s not just a passive occurrence, but growing into an anti-science movement as a manifestation of distrust for scientists and scientific research. To begin closing that gap, follow this first installation on How To Read Scientific Literature for the non-scientists to access and interpret scientific research articles on your own.
Learn how to read scientific literature and where you can read scientific research papers, along with a list of scientific literature websites.
Have you ever run into a wall glass window or wall that you didn’t realize was there? Turns out bats do the same thing with walls that produce weak echoes that throw off their sonar perception.
Humans aren’t the only creatures that can get homesick. Recent research into mice’s attachment to home has given scientists a peak into mood disorders and addictions as it relates to hormonal activity.
From the glaring streetlights to the loud music pulsing from our speakers, everything we do has the potential to harm wildlife. Researchers are delving deeper into the details of how our actions are impacting U.S. bird species.
The Hainan gibbon is currently the most endangered species of primate in the world. Habitat connectivity is one of the many problems they are facing, so scientists stepped in to provide them a way to get from canopy to canopy.
The 2020 Australian bushfires are regarded as some of the worst in recent history. Due to the tremendous losses, koalas may now face extinction as early as 2050. Still, scientists think they can learn from the devastation to ensure greater survivorship for koalas in future blazes.
What classifies a mammal? Let’s take a deep dive into this final installment of the New Beginnings series and discover what primary traits distinguish mammals from all others in Kingdom Animalia.
Microdosing cannabis is a practice that can bring you the benefits of cannabis without the controversial psychoactive effects. If you’re looking to relax while you study, microdosing just might be the way to go. Here’s what you should know.
There are all sorts of relationships that wild animals experience. Some are negative, some are positive – some have hardly any effect at all! Here are some fundamental examples of the many ecological dynamics that bring animals together in the natural world.