Toxic proteins damage nerve cells

Researchers uncover new causes for ALS and a specific form of dementia
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The atomic picture of magnetism

Atomic scale imaging of magnetic structures allows for new aspects of high-temperature superconductivity to be studied.
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Equation to predict happiness

The happiness of over 18,000 people worldwide has been predicted by a mathematical equation developed by researchers at UCL, with results showing that moment-to-moment happiness reflects not just how well things are going, but whether things are going better than

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67P shows signs of activity

A distinct coma surrounds comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko as seen from Rosetta.
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Potential basis for the treatment and prevention of Parkinson’s disease

Max Planck researchers show that two products of the gene DJ-1 can increase the survival of neurons
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