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Have you ever noticed that your lower back pain flares up during a rainstorm? Or when the temperature suddenly drops? Or when there's a change in humidity or air pressure?

Well, then you've been noticing wrong, according to a study published this week in the journal Arthritis Care & Research.
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No, I have not.  I did, however, notice a change in cuddle time when it rains...is that normal? :)
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Plastic seems to be disappearing from the world's oceans, and scientists are not sure why.
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NASA's Curiosity rover will celebrate a Martian milestone this week -- its first full Martian year exploring the red planet!
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What an anniversary it is!   Could imagine actually celebrating on the red planet? Sippy cups with champagne in them!
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NASA's Cassini mission flew past Titan early Wednesday morning, successfully completing a complex maneuver that will help scientists better understand one of the solar system's most intriguing moons.
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According to a new survey of the e-cigarette landscape, there are more than 450 e-cigarette brands online, offering nicotine products in 7,700 flavors, including graham cracker, Swedish fish and absinthe.
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Is it just me or did the asteroid that just zipped by kind of look like a Teletubby in these new images from NASA?
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In an ancient lake bed in British Columbia, Canada, scientists have discovered the fossilized remains of an itsy-bitsy hedgehog just 2 inches long.
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Imagine a whole new type of password -- one that lets you dispense with all those numbers, letters and symbols, but is still impenetrable to attackers. Scientists are working on it.
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More than a dozen spider species have been found that catch and eat fish, and they've been observed on every continent on the planet, except for Antarctica, according to a report published this week in PLOS One. 
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My perfect story: science, teens and nature. 
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In the icy outskirts of our solar system, more than 29 times farther from the sun than the Earth, scientists say a great liquid ocean may have once flowed far beneath the surface of a moon called Charon.
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There's an especially cool "honey moon" rising tonight and you don't want to miss it. 
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    Science Reporter, 2013 - present
  • Los Angeles Times
    Tech Reporter, 2011 - 2013
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Deborah Netburn is a science reporter at the Los Angeles Times. 
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  • Wesleyan University
    Religion, 1995 - 1999