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Mitochondria are more than just tiny power plants. It turns out that they can increase energy production by joining together with other mitochondria. And they even contain their own specialized DNA!

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Research shows that missing sleep has many negative effects, including decreased concentration and memory, depression, irritability, and even weight gain.

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Epidemiologists have a key role to play in understanding Ebola and helping prevent the disease

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The Martian may have been one of the biggest hit movies of 2015, but what did real astronauts think of it? Read former CSA astronaut Robert Thirsk's review to find out!

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Synchronous behaviour connects you with others, makes you feel good, and contributes to the creation of social bonds.

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There is a lot of scientific information available in the media, especially online. It can be hard to decide if you should take what you read at face value.

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Even on relatively short trips close to Earth, astronauts have regularly experienced bone loss. To better understand why, you need to know a bit about how bones are formed and maintained in your body.

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Most of the time, people tend to be cooperative, kind, and helpful. Have you ever wondered why?

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From homes to movie sets, solid surface materials can mimic the look of most other materials while providing many advantages.

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Venomous snakes are not only dangerous, but also fascinating because their venom holds clues to medical discoveries that can save human lives.

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