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Trump’s EPA wants to stamp out ‘secret science.’ Internal emails show it is harder than expected

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 12:20
Critics say controversial plan is aimed at crippling regulators
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Trump's EPA wants to stamp out 'secret science.' Internal emails show it is harder than expected

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 11:36
Critics say controversial plan is aimed at crippling regulators
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Is this 100,000-year-old hashtag the first human symbol—or just a pretty decoration?

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 11:15
Study addresses long-standing debate in archaeology
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Pioneering autism researcher cooperated with Nazis, new evidence suggests

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 12:30
Austrian doctor Hans Asperger sent children to clinic where Nazi doctors euthanized them for research, book alleges
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What's your risk of kidney disease, heart attack, or diabetes? A single molecule can tell

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 12:15
Blood-borne protein implicated as a cause of kidney disease and a marker for many others
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Indonesian divers have evolved bigger spleens to hunt underwater

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 12:00
“Sea nomads” carry a gene that spurs spleen growth
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Rooftop sensors on U.S. embassies are warning the world about ‘crazy bad’ air pollution

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 10:00
Fine-particle sentinels prod governments to curb emissions
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Prehistoric humans may have practiced brain surgery on cows

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 09:15
5000-year-old skull is earliest evidence for surgical experimentation on animals
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Updated: NASA’s new satellite brings the search for Earthlike exoplanets closer to home

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 04:30
Newly launched telescope lays the groundwork in search for alien life
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A new dengue vaccine should only be used in people who were previously infected, WHO says

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 03:47
Decision is consistent with manufacturer’s recent warning, but no easy test is available
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In dramatic vote, with baby, Senate confirms Bridenstine lead NASA

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 02:40
Partisan vote clears first politician to lead agency
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U.S. agencies clash over who should regulate genetically engineered livestock

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 02:25
Agriculture department and Food and Drug Administration disagree
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Trump administration takes first steps toward drilling in Alaska’s Arctic refuge

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 02:20
Environmentalists pledge to oppose controversial plan
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Autistic children may inherit DNA mutations from their fathers

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 02:00
Whole-genome sequencing finds changes in regulatory regions associated with autism
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Did ancient Mesopotamians get high? Near Eastern rituals may have included opium, cannabis

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 02:00
Researchers uncover unique kitchen in a 4000-year-old palace, where priests may have served up opium-laced potions for ceremonies
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Trump administration takes first steps toward drilling in Alaska's Arctic refuge

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 01:40
Environmentalists pledge to oppose controversial plan
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House science panel feuds over NASA earth science programs

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 12:00
Republicans drop big cut in return for Democrats’ support of NASA reauthorization bill
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Logging in Europe’s primeval forest ruled illegal

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 05:45
Court rejects argument that trees had to be cut to protect Białowieża Forest from bark beetles
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South Asians are descended from a mix of farmers, herders, and hunter-gatherers, ancient DNA reveals

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 03:00
Mix of ancient ancestries is surprisingly similar to Europe’s
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