Massless particles can’t be stopped

Illustration by Sandbox Studio, Chicago with Ariel Davis Massless particles can’t be stopped If a particle has no mass, how can it exist? By Madeleine O’Keefe Imagine a particle. What comes to mind? If you aren’t a theoretical particle physicist, ...

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Genes underscore five psychiatric disorders

Genes underscore five psychiatric disorders A group of international doctors has uncovered the genes that contribute to the development of ADHD, autism spectrum disorder, bipolar disorder, major depression and schizophrenia. A collaborate research project carried out by The University of ...

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Screen time no child’s play

Screen time no child’s play Experts are urging parents to brush up on national guidelines following a rapid rise in screen time on electronic devices for children under two. A University of Queensland study found some young children might average ...

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Beyond finding a gene

Beyond finding a gene Same repeated stretch of DNA identified in three neurodegenerative diseases Families living with extremely rare neurodegenerative diseases finally received an answer to the cause of their illnesses, thanks to a researcher’s hunch and decades of improvements ...

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