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Exclusive: Major U.S. cancer center ousts ‘Asian’ researchers after NIH flags their foreign ties

10 hours 21 min ago
Chinese American community fears ethnic targeting at MD Anderson by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and National Institutes of Health
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Sodium batteries are one step closer to saving you from a mobile phone fire

19 hours 16 min ago
New flexible electrodes help solid-state batteries last longer
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Africa’s largest mammalian carnivore had canines ‘the size of bananas’

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 12:15
Simbakubwa kutokaafrika was larger than a polar bear and toothier than a lion
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Archaeologists unearth largest Mayan figurine factory to date

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 11:05
Aragón may have gained power as nearby cities collapsed
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New genetic ‘risk score’ could predict obesity odds

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 11:00
But scientists warn the risk score comes with risks of its own
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Archaeological society tries to stem continuing controversy over #MeToo scandal

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 04:45
Other scientific societies plan to update harassment policies in response
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To amp up solar cells, scientists ditch silicon

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 02:00
New perovskite tandem cell promises to be cheaper than conventional ones, and almost as efficient
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How long do vaccines last? The surprising answers may help protect people longer

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 02:00
Scientists are developing vaccines that produce more durable immune responses and debating when booster shots are needed
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Glowing genitalia reveal the identity of mysterious millipedes

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 01:15
Ultraviolet light produces different colors that help scientists tell species apart
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Powerful CRISPR cousin accidentally mutates RNA while editing DNA target

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 04:10
Off-target editing could complicate developing safe “base-edited” therapies
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These ocean floats can hear earthquakes, revealing mysterious structures deep inside Earth

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 03:15
MERMAIDs offer a cheap way to “x-ray” Earth from remote places
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Long-underfunded lyme disease research gets an injection of money—and ideas

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 03:00
Federal funds offered for prevention of tickborne illnesses
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Ancient goat urine reveals how Anatolian farmers began to domesticate their herds

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 02:00
Urine salts buried in sediment show a slow move to domestication
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Astronomers have spotted the universe’s first molecule

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 02:00
Helium hydride detected by airborne Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy telescope
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Stanford says its researchers did not help Chinese biologist who gene-edited babies

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 08:25
Internal investigation releases conclusions, after story highlights role of bioengineer Stephen Quake
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New climate models predict a warming surge

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 03:55
Scientists question whether stronger anticipated response to greenhouse gases is realistic
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Cheap, portable scanners could transform brain imaging. But how will scientists deliver the data?

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 01:05
Q&A with neuroethicist Francis Shen and MRI developer Michael Garwood
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Newly drilled sediment cores could reveal how fast the Antarctic ice sheet will melt

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 12:25
First deep cores from the Amundsen Sea floor record how the West Antarctic Ice Sheet retreated millions of years ago
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#MeToo controversy erupts at archaeology meeting

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 11:50
Society’s new antiharassment policy doesn’t include mechanisms for protecting survivors of past abuse if harasser attends meeting
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