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The grey whale is the focus of research projects anticipating its eventual return to European waters after an absence of half a millennium.
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A dozen coastal wind turbines at dusk
In less than 30 years Europe must transform society and industry from an energy supply largely based on hydrocarbons, which contribute to climate change, towards a clean energy system based on renewables and low-emissions energy generation.

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Scientists are studying how positive thoughts can be reactivated in brain circuits during sleep and, in the process, improve your night’s rest. Image Credit: Kinga Cichewicz via Unsplash
Scientists are probing what happens in the brain as people slumber and how they can enjoy the restorative effects of better deep sleep.
Cave dwellers around an open fire.
Char from ancient fires and stalagmites in caves hold clues to the mysterious disappearance of Neanderthals from Europe.

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Beneficial microbes might spread through a population in the same way as infectious diseases. 

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Much of the food and drink we consume these days contains artificial sweeteners. Now, a new study has linked sweeteners consumption to an increased risk of cardiovascular diseases. The Naked Scientists speak with two experts on the topic to learn more.
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