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Vaccination for seasonal influenza may help prevent premature and low-weight births .
Some trees may facilitate fires at the expense of their competitors.
September's summit will convene in the hopes of negotiating a replacement to the 1997 Kyoto Protocol.
Research may lead to an increase in the percentage of successful lung transplants from healthy donors.
The effects of global warming could lead to widening regional conflict.
New study pinpoints migratory songbirds’ magnetic perception within a specific brain region.
The preliminary design for the new craft could be ready by 2012, but will require millions in funding.
New technique for "seeing" how proteins interact is a potential game changer.
Expert panel determined that restricted air travel during a pandemic would not be effective.
New research paves the way for important developments in mosquito and disease control.