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Air pollution linked to autism — ScienceDaily

The study of children in Shanghai, from birth to three years, found that exposure to fine particles (PM2.5) from vehicle exhausts, industrial emissions and other sources of outdoor pollution increased the risk of developing autism spectrum disorder (ASD) by up to 78%. The study included 124 ASD children and 1240 healthy children (as control) in […]

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Social media network Gab, linked to Pittsburgh synagogue shooting, back online

COLLEGE PARK, Md. — Social media platform Gab, where the suspect in the Pittsburgh synagogue massacre spewed anti-Semitic messages, is back online roughly one week after domain registrar GoDaddy and other internet services dropped the site. Gab returned on Sunday after a Seattle-based company, Epik, accepted the site’s domain registration. Gab suspended the account belonging […]

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Google employee walkout: Engineers and other workers plan to walk off the job today at 11:10 a.m. over sexual harassment scandals

Google engineers and other workers at the internet giant’s offices around the world walked off the job Thursday morning to protest its lenient treatment of executives accused of sexual misconduct. It is the latest expression of a backlash against many men’s mistreatment of female employees across the business landscape and in politics. In Silicon Valley, […]

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NASA’s Kepler spacecraft dead after discovering thousands of planets

NASA’s Kepler spacecraft, which discovered more than 2,680 exoplanets orbiting distant stars and allowed scientists to statistically show billions more must exist across the Milky Way, has finally run out of fuel, bringing one of NASA’s most scientifically productive projects to an end after an extended nine-and-a-half year mission, mission managers said Tuesday. “The Kepler […]

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Researchers determine Texans would be healthier with stronger limits on sulfur dioxide — ScienceDaily

Cleaning up or replacing coal-fired power plants that lack sulfur pollution controls could help Texans breathe cleaner, healthier air, according to researchers at Rice University. A study led by environmental engineer Daniel Cohan analyzed models that measure the effects of emissions from 13 coal plants in Texas. Along with their conclusions on the modeling systems […]

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