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Nature provides inspiration for important new adhesive
...ed for this purpose, Li had another inspiration at lunch
- while eating tofu. "Soy beans, from which tofu are made, are a crop that's abundantly produced in the U.S. and has a very high content of protein," Li said. Soy protein is inexpensive and renewable, but it lacks the unique amino acid with phenolic...
Man's best friend: Study shows lonely seniors prefer playtime with pooch over human interaction
...me. Residents live with each other, eat breakfast, lunch
and dinner with each other, play bingo with each other," Banks says. "The study also found that the loneliest individuals benefited the most from visits with dogs." ...
Why we could all do with a siesta
...have been right all along ?a siesta after a hearty lunch
is natural, new research suggests. Scientists at The University of Manchester have for the first time uncovered how brain cells or 'neurons' that keep us alert become turned off after we eat. The findings ?published in the scientific journal Neuron...
New UD technology removes viruses from drinking water
...hiu were discussing their respective projects over lunch
one day. Since joining UD in 1995, Jin's primary research area has been investigating the survival, attachment and transport behavior of viruses in soil and groundwater aquifers. One of the projects, which was sponsored by the American Water Works...
Vasectomy may put men at risk for type of dementia
... One of Weintraub's patients with FTD was eating lunch
in a restaurant with his family and excused himself to go to the bathroom. When he hadn't returned after 10 minutes, his sons went to investigate. They found him doing pushups on the bathroom floor. Other FTD patients begin shoplifting, compulsively ...