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Breastfeeding And Alcohol Could Reduce Kids' Cognitive Ability

A study found 6- and 7-year-olds who were exposed to alcohol in breast milk as babies had lower cognitive ability, but the research isn't conclusive.


0:40T-Mobile sign outside of store
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T-Mobile Teams Up With Nokia As Its Supplier For 5G Network Gear

0:39NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite

NASA's TESS Spacecraft Begins Hunting Exoplanets

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UK Lawmakers: Facebook Needs More Regulation, 'Fake News' Tax

1:5155 cases of remains of fallen U.S. soldiers in North Korea
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The Difficult, Delicate Work Of Identifying Fallen Korean War Soldiers

1:26The Curiosity mission approaches Mars

For Future Astronauts, It's A Good Thing Mars Gets This Close

2:15Brain exhibit
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Is The Herpes Virus A Key To Curing Alzheimer's Disease?

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NYC Group Allows Drug Users To Safely Inject In Bathrooms

0:48Facebook on a smartphone and on a computer
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Facebook Might've Just Had The Worst Day In Stock Market History

0:42Walt Disney World Resort
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Disney Plans To Eliminate Plastic Straws At Locations Worldwide

1:42A coral reef
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Human Influence Has Reached Almost Every Remote Corner Of The Ocean

5:12Employees at The Corner Project pick up used syringes in the snow in an effort to keep the parks in the area safe.

Group Brings Health Care To The Streets For Those Battling Addiction

2:35A man rests along the the Coney Island boardwalk on one of the hottest weeks in recent New York City 2013
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Study Links Climate Change To Rise In Suicide Rate

1:29Artist's impression of Mars Express floating over an actual photo of Mars
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Scientists Want To Be Sure There's An Underground Lake On Mars

0:36Mark Zuckerberg with Chinese President Xi Jinping
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Facebook To Open Subsidiary In China To Invest In Start-Ups

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Facebook Suspends Another Analytics Firm Over Data Security Concerns

0:57Coronal loops on the sun

NASA To Boldly Go Where No Agency Has Gone Before: The Sun

1:28A close up view of iced coffee.
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Caffeine May Not Help Control Appetite After All

1:32Plastic cups on a beach near Athens, Greece
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Don't Expect The Straw Ban To Solve Our Plastic Consumption Problems

1:13A shark swims off the coast of South Africa
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US Senators Learn How Sharks Might Help Cure Cancer

1:32Aid workers distribute supplies in Puerto Rico
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Smarter Rebuilding Will Make Future Natural Disasters Less Expensive

1:02Pharmacist fills drug prescription
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The FDA Wants To Make More Common Drugs Available Over The Counter

1:01Coal fired power plant
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EPA Rolling Back Obama-Era Coal Ash Rules


Novartis Won't Raise US Drug Prices For The Rest Of 2018

1:53Person lays in a tanning bed
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People Who Tan At A Gym More Likely To Become Addicted To It

1:04Jupiter as seen by NASA's Juno spacecraft

Astronomers Discover 12 New Moons Around Jupiter, Including 1 Oddball

0:39Doctor draws blood from a patient
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New Blood Test May Detect Melanoma In Early Stages

1:01Bottles of antibiotics on a shelf
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Patients Are More Likely To Get Unnecessary Antibiotics At Urgent Care

2:17Vials of DNA entering a machine
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Our Environment Gives Our DNA Instructions, Changing Who We Are

1:37A patient in a PET scan
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Researchers Develop A Way To Test For Early Alzheimer's Disease

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Smoking Will Soon Be Banned In Public Housing