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The race to green domestic heating and prevent climate catastrophe

HIV and AIDS - Wed, 2018-11-14 20:00
Household heating systems are huge sources of carbon emissions, but many countries are showing how existing technologies can fix the problem

Super-Earth spotted hiding in plain sight around neighbouring star

HIV and AIDS - Wed, 2018-11-14 20:00
After years of searching, a planet several times larger than Earth has been discovered orbiting Barnard’s star – the closest star to Earth after the Alpha Centauri system

Mixed results for science in the US midterm elections

HIV and AIDS - Wed, 2018-11-14 20:00
A climate change denier is no longer to head House science committee, but Washington state voters reject carbon tax and Arizona blocks renewable energy boost

An AI apocalypse isn’t the problem – technology-driven inequality is

HIV and AIDS - Wed, 2018-11-14 20:00
Fears of an artificial intelligence apocalypse make the news, but it's AI-fuelled inequality we should worry about, says Andrew Simms

The race to green domestic heating and prevent climate catastrophe

Genetics - Wed, 2018-11-14 20:00
Household heating systems are huge sources of carbon emissions, but many countries are showing how existing technologies can fix the problem
Categories: Biology

An AI apocalypse isn’t the problem – technology-driven inequality is

Genetics - Wed, 2018-11-14 20:00
Fears of an artificial intelligence apocalypse make the news, but it's AI-fuelled inequality we should worry about, says Andrew Simms
Categories: Biology

Urbanisation made flooding from Hurricane Harvey 21 times as likely

Genetics - Wed, 2018-11-14 20:00
Tall buildings in Houston made hurricane Harvey dump more rain on the region, before the water ran straight off the city's hard surfaces causing epic flooding
Categories: Biology

Super-Earth spotted hiding in plain sight around neighbouring star

Genetics - Wed, 2018-11-14 20:00
After years of searching, a planet several times larger than Earth has been discovered orbiting Barnard’s star – the closest star to Earth after the Alpha Centauri system
Categories: Biology

Mixed results for science in the US midterm elections

Genetics - Wed, 2018-11-14 20:00
A climate change denier is no longer to head House science committee, but Washington state voters reject carbon tax and Arizona blocks renewable energy boost
Categories: Biology

The race to green domestic heating and prevent climate catastrophe

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - Wed, 2018-11-14 20:00
Household heating systems are huge sources of carbon emissions, but many countries are showing how existing technologies can fix the problem
Categories: Science and society

An AI apocalypse isn’t the problem – technology-driven inequality is

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - Wed, 2018-11-14 20:00
Fears of an artificial intelligence apocalypse make the news, but it's AI-fuelled inequality we should worry about, says Andrew Simms
Categories: Science and society

Urbanisation made flooding from Hurricane Harvey 21 times as likely

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - Wed, 2018-11-14 20:00
Tall buildings in Houston made hurricane Harvey dump more rain on the region, before the water ran straight off the city's hard surfaces causing epic flooding
Categories: Science and society

Super-Earth spotted hiding in plain sight around neighbouring star

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - Wed, 2018-11-14 20:00
After years of searching, a planet several times larger than Earth has been discovered orbiting Barnard’s star – the closest star to Earth after the Alpha Centauri system
Categories: Science and society

Mixed results for science in the US midterm elections

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - Wed, 2018-11-14 20:00
A climate change denier is no longer to head House science committee, but Washington state voters reject carbon tax and Arizona blocks renewable energy boost
Categories: Science and society

Creams remove skin sun spots with minimal pain and may prevent cancer

Genetics - Wed, 2018-11-14 14:57
Sun spots – or actinic keratoses – are caused by UV light. Now people are using medicated creams to remove them before they have a chance to turn cancerous
Categories: Biology

Creams remove skin sun spots with minimal pain and may prevent cancer

HIV and AIDS - Wed, 2018-11-14 14:57
Sun spots – or actinic keratoses – are caused by UV light. Now people are using medicated creams to remove them before they have a chance to turn cancerous

Creams remove skin sun spots with minimal pain and may prevent cancer

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - Wed, 2018-11-14 14:57
Sun spots – or actinic keratoses – are caused by UV light. Now people are using medicated creams to remove them before they have a chance to turn cancerous
Categories: Science and society

Modern lifestyles shaped our evolution only a few thousand years ago

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - Wed, 2018-11-14 14:15
Two new studies reveal recent evolutionary changes in Europe and East Asia, suggesting that modern living can change our immune systems and metabolism
Categories: Science and society

Modern lifestyles shaped our evolution only a few thousand years ago

Genetics - Wed, 2018-11-14 14:15
Two new studies reveal recent evolutionary changes in Europe and East Asia, suggesting that modern living can change our immune systems and metabolism
Categories: Biology

Modern lifestyles shaped our evolution only a few thousand years ago

HIV and AIDS - Wed, 2018-11-14 14:15
Two new studies reveal recent evolutionary changes in Europe and East Asia, suggesting that modern living can change our immune systems and metabolism