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A follow-up study confirms the one sure way to sex a Tyrannosaurus -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com …
TerraCOH's vision is grand. The fledgling firm would use carbon dioxide emissions - a nemesis to the planet - to power a geothermal energy system, which would in turn produce low-cost, clean…
01.20 / 22:36
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Apple on Friday sued Qualcomm, accusing the California chipmaker of abusing its market power to demand unfair royalties, echoing charges filed days earlier by US antitrust…
01.20 / 22:35
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The jaw-dropping speed at which certain stocks have moved in response to Donald Trump's tweets about corporate America makes it seem as if Wall Street already was waiting for the president-elect's…
01.20 / 21:58
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Brooks HaysJan. 20 (UPI) -- Scientists believe exoplanet Wolf 1061c is more like Venus than Earth, but they haven't yet ruled out the possibility of finding life…
01.20 / 21:12
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The latest astrophysical measurements, combined with theoretical problems, cast doubt on the long-cherished inflationary theory of the early cosmos and suggest we need new ideas -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com …
Immune system messengers carried in microscopic sacs help mosquitoes fend off malaria, new research…
01.20 / 19:31
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In a series of tweets, the hacktivist group Anonymous warned President Donald Trump that he will “regret” the next four years. Anonymous, which highly criticized Trump during his presidential campaign, responded to a tweet last Sunday in which he criticized CIA Director John Brennan and suggested he was “the leaker of Fake News.…
01.20 / 18:04
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An analysis reveals that the percentage of new mothers who use family leave has remained flat since 1994 -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com …
The Netherlands becomes the latest country seeking to host the European Medicines…
01.20 / 16:14
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International police body Interpol announced a new project Friday that will identify and dismantle origanised crime networks between Africa and Asia that have devastated wildlife and made ivory a sought-after…
01.20 / 15:50
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How universities and black and minority ethnic communities work together will be the focus of a new UK-wide project. Common Cause is a new collaborative arts and humanities initiative will map routes to greater inclusion that enable the UK's diverse population to fully participate in research and…
01.20 / 15:50
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Scientists have discovered how a unique bacterial enzyme can blunt the body's key weapons in its fight against infection.…
01.20 / 15:37
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Science "“Being pro-science is the only way we make sure that America continues to lead the world." As America prepares for the Trump administration to begin, Popular Science takes a last look at the Obama administration’s greatest scientific ach…
01.20 / 15:37
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When President-elect Donald Trump appears at inauguration Friday, he'll likely be accompanied by a small sidekick: his 10-year-old son, Barron. Barron, the youngest Trump child, has largely stayed out of the spotlight thus far — but that could change now that his dad is officially in the White House. Here's everything you need to know about the new First Kid: Barron was born March 20, 2006, to Trump and his third wife, Melania. Barron is one of three Trump sons, alongside 39-year-old Don J…
01.20 / 15:37
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Protesting the incoming Trump administration’s anti-science agenda may not be easy – but it’s vital not just for the US, but the world…
01.20 / 15:14
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Earth's 2016 surface temperatures were the warmest since modern record keeping began in 1880, according to independent analyses by NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). NASA and NOAA released independent analyses of global temperatures that each…
01.20 / 15:14
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The 45th president may still name a different permanent director -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com …
A security system that analyses a user's brainwaves could determine whether the user is in a fit mental state to be granted access to resources. Details are published in the International Journal of Advanced Intelligence…
01.20 / 14:37
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(Phys.org)—A pair of researchers affiliated with the Natural History Museum in Chemnitz and Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg, both in Germany, has found evidence in ancient tree rings of a solar sunspot cycle millions of years ago similar to the one observed in more modern times. In their paper published in the journal Geology, Ludwig Luthardt and Ronny Rößler describe how they gathered an assortment of petrified tree samples from a region in Germany and used them to count suns…
01.20 / 14:01
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