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Did air pollution cause a deadly Chinese landslide?

9 hours 50 min ago
Acid rain may have weakened rock in the 2009 Jiweishan landslide
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99-million-year-old ticks sucked the blood of dinosaurs

11 hours 34 min ago
Samples caught in Burmese amber provide clues to the evolution of the parasites and their hosts
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Ancient penguins may have weighed more than 100 kilograms, been as tall as a human

11 hours 35 min ago
Gigantic penguins may have evolved more than once
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Saturn’s rings are a recent addition to the solar system, Cassini observations show

16 hours 45 min ago
Youthful rings point to a cataclysmic collision in the past few hundred million years
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Emails shed light on controversial DOE request to remove ‘climate change’ from abstracts

19 hours 55 min ago
Officials may have been trying to protect scientists
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Spongelike crystal could make it easier for natural gas–powered cars to store fuel

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 11:55
Advance could make such autos a lot more practical
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Skiers are putting these rare Canadian caribou on a slippery slope

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 09:45
Human interlopers send animals fleeing to dangerous lower elevations
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Watch rain and shadows from Saturn’s rings give the planet a funky ionosphere

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 04:00
First results from Cassini’s “Grand Finale” reveal some surprises
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Is there really a covert manipulation of U.N. discussions about regulating gene drives?

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 03:35
Dangerous lack of transparency, critics say. Meaningless flap, say the criticized
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Whales and dolphins can naturally muffle loud sounds, potentially protecting them from sonar and other dangers

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 03:15
But finding needs to be confirmed in the wild
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French president’s climate talent search nabs 18 foreign scientists

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 02:00
Emmanuel Macron invited disgruntled researchers to apply for funding
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Researcher in Swedish fraud case speaks out: ‘I’m very disappointed by my colleague’

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 03:55
Data in a paper about the dangers of microplastics were fabricated, a new investigation finds
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Brexit agreement would allow EU scientists to stay in United Kingdom

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 02:50
Larger political deal achieves a long-standing goal of scientific community, but hard tasks lie ahead
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This simple plastic mask makes ultrasound easy

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 02:00
“Coded masks” cut the number of sensors in an ultrasound machine from 1000 to just one
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Top stories: Old drugs find new cures and the scientists suing Trump

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 01:30
This week’s top Science news
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Gut molecule that blocks ‘hunger hormone’ may spur new treatments for diabetes, anorexia

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 12:00
Researchers accidentally uncover compound that counteracts ghrelin
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Newborn babies know their numbers

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 12:00
New experiment suggests they innately associate left with “few” and right with “more”
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Gut molecule that blocks ‘hunger hormone’ may spur new treatments for metabolic conditions

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 12:00
Researchers accidentally uncover compound that counteracts ghrelin
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U.S. science groups make last-minute push to influence final tax deal

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 02:44
Several provisions could harm research and education, critics say
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Accidental gun killings surged after Sandy Hook school shooting

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 02:20
New firearm purchases, retrieval of stored guns could be factors
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