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The survivors: Is climate change really killing polar bears?

Genetics - Tue, 2018-02-13 17:00
Rapid global warming is said to be ringing the death knell for polar bears, by melting their icy hunting grounds. But the reality is more complex
Categories: Biology

The survivors: Is climate change really killing polar bears?

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - Tue, 2018-02-13 17:00
Rapid global warming is said to be ringing the death knell for polar bears, by melting their icy hunting grounds. But the reality is more complex
Categories: Science and society

First glimpse of how genes may cause mental health problems

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - Tue, 2018-02-13 14:00
Geneticists are starting to unpick what causes psychiatric conditions like schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, and even some autism-like developmental conditions
Categories: Science and society

First glimpse of how genes may cause mental health problems

HIV and AIDS - Tue, 2018-02-13 14:00
Geneticists are starting to unpick what causes psychiatric conditions like schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, and even some autism-like developmental conditions

First glimpse of how genes may cause mental health problems

Genetics - Tue, 2018-02-13 14:00
Geneticists are starting to unpick what causes psychiatric conditions like schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, and even some autism-like developmental conditions
Categories: Biology

Dark matter could be produced by twisted gravitational waves

Genetics - Tue, 2018-02-13 12:50
If gravitational waves – ripples in space time – have a handedness, primordial particles could interact with them to form a dark matter superfluid that spreads through the cosmos
Categories: Biology

Dark matter could be produced by twisted gravitational waves

HIV and AIDS - Tue, 2018-02-13 12:50
If gravitational waves – ripples in space time – have a handedness, primordial particles could interact with them to form a dark matter superfluid that spreads through the cosmos

Dark matter could be produced by twisted gravitational waves

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - Tue, 2018-02-13 12:50
If gravitational waves – ripples in space time – have a handedness, primordial particles could interact with them to form a dark matter superfluid that spreads through the cosmos
Categories: Science and society

Delicate solar panels of Martian lander are tested before launch

Genetics - Tue, 2018-02-13 09:00
The arrays are due to open for real in November to power a two-year mission to probe the guts of Mars and reveal how rocky planets' core, mantle and crust form
Categories: Biology

Delicate solar panels of Martian lander are tested before launch

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - Tue, 2018-02-13 09:00
The arrays are due to open for real in November to power a two-year mission to probe the guts of Mars and reveal how rocky planets' core, mantle and crust form
Categories: Science and society

NASA may lose a major space telescope and space station funding

Genetics - Mon, 2018-02-12 20:11
President Trump wants to cut back on major NASA projects, including a space telescope to study dark matter and dark energy, and US funding for the space station
Categories: Biology

NASA may lose a major space telescope and space station funding

HIV and AIDS - Mon, 2018-02-12 20:11
President Trump wants to cut back on major NASA projects, including a space telescope to study dark matter and dark energy, and US funding for the space station

NASA may lose a major space telescope and space station funding

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - Mon, 2018-02-12 20:11
President Trump wants to cut back on major NASA projects, including a space telescope to study dark matter and dark energy, and US funding for the space station
Categories: Science and society

We need to start taking vaping seriously as a way to save lives

Genetics - Mon, 2018-02-12 19:40
E-cigarettes were once seen as a sinister cousin to ordinary smoking. Now doctors in the UK think they could be a public health lifeline
Categories: Biology

We need to start taking vaping seriously as a way to save lives

HIV and AIDS - Mon, 2018-02-12 19:40
E-cigarettes were once seen as a sinister cousin to ordinary smoking. Now doctors in the UK think they could be a public health lifeline

We need to start taking vaping seriously as a way to save lives

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - Mon, 2018-02-12 19:40
E-cigarettes were once seen as a sinister cousin to ordinary smoking. Now doctors in the UK think they could be a public health lifeline
Categories: Science and society

Is the quantum computer revolution really just five years away?

Genetics - Mon, 2018-02-12 19:20
Many of those involved in the race to unleash the power of quantum computing predict it will happen soon. Here's why, says Graeme Malcolm
Categories: Biology

Is the quantum computer revolution really just five years away?

HIV and AIDS - Mon, 2018-02-12 19:20
Many of those involved in the race to unleash the power of quantum computing predict it will happen soon. Here's why, says Graeme Malcolm

Is the quantum computer revolution really just five years away?

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - Mon, 2018-02-12 19:20
Many of those involved in the race to unleash the power of quantum computing predict it will happen soon. Here's why, says Graeme Malcolm
Categories: Science and society

This record-breaking photo was taken from 6 billion km away

Genetics - Mon, 2018-02-12 19:00
New Horizons is one of the furthest spacecraft from Earth. It sent back pictures of two objects in the Kuiper belt, the most distant photographs ever taken
Categories: Biology