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New research will create a reference genome for the sunflower family.
Cardiovascular data for U.S. population suggest link to plastics chemical .
Tests of the region's air found elevated levels of the cancer-causing chemical benzene.
Tapping wind and geothermal energy may provide poor Indian tribes with much needed revenue.
Some believe latest find proves that ancient pyramid workers were paid laborers.
Small geographic feature has large impacts on climate.
Same form has been linked to longevity and 'good' cholesterol levels.
Some scientists attribute the growth of the orca population to a steady supply of food.
The sun's prolonged quiet period seems to be headed towards an abrupt end.
Dogs have been trained for years to detect bombs, drugs, mold, and now bedbugs.