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2019-03-08 14:14:10

The climate summit that's more important than the G20

ByFredPearceAlleyesareonLondonthisweekfortheG20summit.Willitcomeupwithaplantosavetheworldeconomy?Itwon’t

2019-03-08 14:13:04

Milky Way may hide dark matter 'pancake'

OURgalaxymaybeembeddedinapancakeofdarkmatter

2019-03-08 14:06:06

Early humans may have cared for disabled young

ByEwenCallaway(Image:NationalAcademyofSciences

2019-03-08 14:04:02

Texas vote leaves loopholes for teaching creationism

ITWASamixedbagofvictoryanddefeatforsciencelastweekwhentheTexasBoardofEducationvotedonsciencestandardsforthestate.Inamovethatpleasedthescientificcommunity

2019-03-08 13:11:01

Birds and breezes spread diseases

SOMEdiseasesmarchfromvictimtovictim

2019-03-08 13:10:10

US military to expand satellite monitoring programme

ByRachelCourtlandTheUSmilitaryplanstoboostthenumberofsatellitesitroutinelymonitorsfortheriskofasmash-upwithorbitingdebris.ThemovecouldpreventfutureaccidentsliketherecentcollisionbetweenaUScommunicatio

2019-03-08 13:06:11

Mutated gene gets mice 'moonwalking'

“MOONWALKING”micemayshedsomelightonthegeneticsofadebilitatingneurologicaldisorder.Themice

2019-03-08 12:10:13

Rumours of possum's death were greatly exaggerated

ByRachelNowakLastDecember

2019-03-08 11:20:07

金沙游戏平台网站:US tells ships to clean up fumes or stay away

ByCatherineBrahicCleanupyourfumesorstayaway.That’sthemessageUSofficialsaresendingtoallvesselsapproachingUScoasts.OnMonday

2019-03-08 11:15:05

Viagra moisturiser could address women's needs

ByRowanHooperItcouldbetheultimate“dreamcream”–moisturisercontainingViagra.But

2019-03-08 11:10:02

UK is ideal home for electronic Big Brother

ByJimGilesWHENitcomestospyingonemailsandonlinebehaviour,

2019-03-08 10:19:09

Autistic toddlers live in a synchronised world

ByAriaPearsonEvenatthetenderageoftwo

2019-03-08 10:16:14

Sweet dreams are made of geomagnetic activity

ByEwenCallawayLookingforanexplanationforrecurringnightmaresofleavingthehousewithoutyourtrousersonorlosingyourteeth?NewresearchsuggestsyoucanblametheEarth’smagneticfield

2019-03-08 10:05:03

Artificial cartilage could outperform the real thing

ByColinBarrasTHEsmoothcartilagethatcoverstheendsoflongbonesprovidesalow-frictionsurfacethatartificialalternativeshavesofarbeenunabletorival–untilnow.AteamofresearchersinIsraelhasmadeasurfacecoveredwit

2019-03-08 06:18:03

Red pandas reveal unexpected liking for sweetener

WOULDyoubelievethatredpandasarecrazyfortheartificialsweeteneraspartame?Inastudyofhowtastebudsdetermineananimal’sdiet

2019-03-08 06:12:11

Yeast-powered fuel cell feeds on human blood

ByKurtKleinerYeastcellsfeedingontheglucoseinhumanbloodmightonedaypowerimplantssuchaspacemakers.Alivingsourceofpowerthatisabletoregenerateitselfwouldeliminatetheneedforregularoperationstoreplacebatteri

2019-03-08 06:03:06

金沙游戏平台网站:Rainforests may pump winds worldwide

ByFredPearceTHEacresuponacresoflushtropicalforestintheAmazonandtropicalAfricaareoftenreferredtoastheplanet’slungs.Butwhatiftheyarealsoitsheart?Thisisexactlywhatacoupleofmeteorologistsclaiminacontro

2019-03-08 06:03:05

Scientist spends four years studying navel fluff

ByGrahamLawtonScientificnavel-gazinghasbeentakentonewheightsbyachemistwhoclaimshehassolvedoneofthegreatmysteriesofhumanbiology:whymenproducenavelfluff

2019-03-08 05:12:14

Masturbation could bring hay fever relief for men

ByDavidRobsonSpringishereandwithitcomethewoesofhayfever.Neverfear

2019-03-08 05:04:12

Device reveals 'sticky' dangers of vehicle pollution

ByNoraSchultzAirpollutionfromtraffichasadeservedlybadreputation

2019-03-08 04:19:15

The climate summit that's more important than the G20

WHILEeyesareontheG20summitinLondon

2019-03-08 04:19:14

Genes may time loss of virginity

ByEwenCallawaySexualprecociousnessisinourgenes

2019-03-08 03:08:05

Could quantum mathematics shake up Google?

ByKurtKleinerAMATHEMATICALtechniqueforstudyingdisorderinquantumsystemscouldimproveinternetkeywordsearches.Itisabletospotsignificantpatternsinlargedatasetssuchaswebpagesandtextdocuments

2019-03-08 03:03:01

First link found between latitude and sex of babies

ByAndyCoghlanIfyou’redesperateforalittlegirl

2019-03-08 01:15:07

Low-carbon landing, tampon in the post, and more

AEurope-wideplantosmooththetrajectoryoflandingaircraftcouldreducecarbonemissionsbyhalfamilliontonnesayear.By2013

2019-03-07 13:12:03

High life: a short history of the space station

ByHenrySpencer(Image:NASA)Todayisthe10thanniversaryofthestartofpermanentoccupationoftheInternationalSpaceStation(ISS).Forthosewhosememorieshavegrowndim

2019-03-07 13:05:06

'Introspection' brain networks fully formed at birth

ByNathanCollinsCouldafetuslyinginthewombbeplanningitsfuture?Thequestioncomesfromthediscoverythatbrainareasthoughttobeinvolvedinintrospectionandotheraspectsofconsciousnessarefullyformedinnewbornbabies

2019-03-07 12:20:08

What the UN ban on geoengineering really means

ByFredPearceLASTweek’sconferenceoftheUNConventiononBiodiversityappearedtobanfutureeffortstogeoengineertheplanettocountertheeffectsofclimatechange.Butdidit?TheETCGroup

2019-03-07 12:13:11

Track lactic acid to discover brain age

WRINKLESrevealhowageinghasdegradedyourskin

2019-03-07 12:04:06

Diwali is a dark time for India's owls

DIWALI

2019-03-07 12:01:07

Mixed midterm blessings for science and the environment

ByAndyCoghlanPresidentBarackObamasufferedaserioussetbackintheUSmidtermelections

2019-03-07 11:20:09

Part moth, part machine: Cyborgs are on the move

ByDuncanGraham-RoweEditorial:Cyborgswalklikealamprey

2019-03-07 11:19:05

In New York, even the walls have USB

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2019-03-07 10:08:11

Brain scans show more than buyers bargained for

ByMiriamFrankelPuttingonaconvincingpokerfacemightnotdependonskillalone;itcouldalsobedowntothewiringofyourbrain.Successfulpokerplayersandeffectivebargainersaregoodatbluffing:inotherwords

2019-03-07 09:19:11

Clearing tropical forests is a lose-lose

ByMichaelMarshallClearingtropicalforestsforfarmlandisbadfortheclimate–nosurprisesthere.Butnowwe’velearnedthatit’salsoaninefficientwaytofeedpeople.PaulWestoftheUniversityofWisconsin-Madisonandcolleague

2019-03-07 09:02:09

Aircraft bomb finds may spell end for in-flight Wi-Fi

ByPaulMarksThelong-awaitedabilitytouseacellphoneorWi-Ficonnectiononanaircraftmightbecomeacasualtyofthelatestaviationsecuritythreat.Itwasrevealedon29Octoberthatparcelscontainingapowderedexplosivepacked

2019-03-07 08:02:13

What the UN ban on geoengineering really means

ByFredPearceLastweek’sconferenceoftheUNConventiononBiodiversityappearedtobananyfutureeffortsto“geoengineer”theplanettocountertheeffectsofclimatechange.Butdidit?AndwhywasthedecisionmadeattheUN’sbiod

2019-03-07 07:09:12

Silica deposits on Mars could entomb possible life

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2019-03-07 07:05:10

Global pincer movement could eradicate malaria

MALARIAcouldbeeradicatedglobally

2019-03-07 07:01:10

China plans space station by 2020

UNDAUNTEDbyNASA’scoolresponsetoitsinterestintheInternationalSpaceStation

2019-03-07 06:18:03

'Introspection' brain networks fully formed at birth

ByNathanCollinsCOULDafetuslyinginthewombbeplanningitsfuture?Thequestioncomesfromthediscoverythatbrainareasthoughttobeinvolvedinintrospectionandotherpossibleaspectsofconsciousnessarefullyformedinnewbo

2019-03-07 06:04:09

金沙游戏平台网站:Automated traders eye up unlikely locations

ByMarkBuchananEVENmoneycan’tmovefasterthanlight.Astoday’sultra-rapidcomputertradingsystemscomeupagainstthatultimatespeedbarrier

2019-03-07 05:12:14

US justice department raises doubt over gene patents

ByAndyCoghlanTheUSDepartmentofJusticesentamixedmessagelastweekinabriefonwhethergenesshouldbepatented.Theanswerisnoforgenesthatareidenticaltothosethatoccurinthehumanbody

2019-03-07 05:09:03

First whole human liver built in lab

ByAndyCoghlanMiniaturehumanlivers

2019-03-07 05:07:07

Zoologger: The miniature cuckold fish

ByMichaelMarshallZoologgerisourweeklycolumnhighlightingextraordinaryanimals–andoccasionallyotherorganisms–fromaroundtheworldSpecies:LamprologuscallipterusHabitat:throughoutLakeTanganyikaincentral

2019-03-07 04:18:09

Arctic narwhals reveal climate-model errors

NARWHALSpackingtemperatureanddepthgaugesconnectedtosatellitetransmittershaverevealedthatclimatologymodelsusedfortheBaffinbayregion–whichlinkstheAtlanticandArcticoceans–underestimatewinteroceantemperat

2019-03-07 04:14:10

Aircraft bomb finds may spell end for in-flight Wi-Fi

THEabilitytouseacellphoneorWi-Ficonnectiononanaircraftmightbecomeacasualtyofthelatestsecurityscare.Itwasrevealedon29Octoberthatparcelscontainingapowderedexplosivepackedinlaserprintercartridgeshadtrave

2019-03-07 04:07:12

Airlines cancel Indonesia flights as eruptions continue

INDONESIA’SMountMerapicontinuestopumpoutcloudsofashanddust

2019-03-07 03:20:05

Electronic implant allows the blind to see

ByDeboraMacKenzieGroupsinGermanyandtheUShavebeentestingelectronicimplantsaimedatrestoringvisiontopeoplewithretinaldystrophy.Theconditionishereditaryorage-related

2019-03-07 03:08:06

金沙游戏平台网站:Motorpike: Mechanical fish pulls serious gs

ByPaulMarksVideo:SeethefastestroboticfishinactionAsaspectacleitdoesn’tamounttomuch.Infact