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  1. Alarm as climate sceptic named head of US environment agency

    02.20 / 13:31 newscientist.com Newscientist.com - Science
    Scientists within the EPA say work continues as usual for now, but they worry about potential changes when Scott Pruitt – a climate change sceptic – takes cha…
  2. Smart meter tracks when the kettle’s on to check grandpa’s OK

    02.20 / 12:21 newscientist.com Newscientist.com - Science
    A monitoring system, tested in hundreds of UK homes, builds profiles of energy use and sends alerts if someone’s routine changes in a worrying w…
  3. Putting cancer patients in hibernation could help tackle tumours

    02.20 / 12:21 newscientist.com Newscientist.com - Science
    Tumour growth would slow right down or cease while healthy cells in the body become more resistant to…
  4. US scientists voice fears over how science will fare under Trump

    02.20 / 11:19 newscientist.com Newscientist.com - Science
    Concerns over the impact of President Trump’s policies on science have been raised at the American Association for the Advancement of Science meeting in B…
  5. We need slow science to sow the seeds of future prosperity

    02.20 / 11:19 newscientist.com Newscientist.com - Science
    It's tempting to invest in rapid development at the cost of slow and steady research – but good things come to those who w…