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Electronic Implants Studied for Treatment of Drug Addition

Electronic Implants Studied for Treatment of Drug Addition

| By Erika Kinetz | May 8
The first clinical trial of DBS for methamphetamine addiction is being conducted at Shanghai's Ruijin Hospital, along with parallel trials for opioid addiction

Species Loss Accelerating Dramatically, UN Report Warns

Species Loss Accelerating Dramatically, UN Report Warns

| By Seth Borenstein | May 7
People are putting nature in more trouble now than at any other time in human history, with extinction looming over 1 million species of plants and animals, scientists said Monday.

SpaceX Shipment Reaches Space Station after Weekend Launch

SpaceX Shipment Reaches Space Station after Weekend Launch

| May 6
A SpaceX shipment arrived at the International Space Station on Monday following a weekend launch.

United Nations to Offer First Report on Global Biodiversity

United Nations to Offer First Report on Global Biodiversity

| By Seth Borenstein | May 6
The United Nations plans to issue its first comprehensive scientific report on biodiversity, looking hard at the threat of extinction for Earth's plant and animal species and what it means for humanity.

SpaceX Delays Launch to Freshly Repaired Space Station

SpaceX Delays Launch to Freshly Repaired Space Station

| By Marcia Dunn | May 3
SpaceX delayed a supply run Friday to the International Space Station, back to full power and accepting deliveries after quick repairs.

UK Climate Panel Sets Big Goals: Less Meat, Drive Electric

UK Climate Panel Sets Big Goals: Less Meat, Drive Electric

| By Danica Kirka | May 2
The U.K. should effectively eliminate greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 by rapidly adopting policies that will change everything from the way people heat their homes to what they eat, an independent committee recommended.

U.S. Government to Give DNA Tests at Border to Check for Fraud

U.S. Government to Give DNA Tests at Border to Check for Fraud

| By Colleen Long | May 2
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement will begin voluntary DNA testing in cases where officials suspect that adults are fraudulently claiming to be parents of children as they cross the U.S.-Mexico border.

Garbage Clogs Once Crystal-Clear Bosnia Rivers Amid Neglect

Garbage Clogs Once Crystal-Clear Bosnia Rivers Amid Neglect

| By Eldar Emric | May 2
Plastic bottles, rusty barrels and even old washing machines are among tons of garbage clogging rivers in Bosnia that were once famous for their emerald color and crystal clear waters adored by rafters and adventurers as well as fishermen.

Girls Outscore Boys on Tech, Engineering, Even Without Class

Girls Outscore Boys on Tech, Engineering, Even Without Class

| By Sally Ho | May 1
Though less likely to study in a formal technology or engineering course, America's girls are showing more mastery of those subjects than their boy classmates, according to newly released national education data.

What's Causing Your Erectile Dysfunction And How to Treat It

What's Causing Your Erectile Dysfunction And How to Treat It

| May 1
Erectile dysfunction affects approximately 30 million men in the U.S. alone. And that number isn't confined to seniors. Forty percent of men are affected by age 40.

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