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Researchers who were surprised at the low quantity of plastic refuse while preparing a global ocean trash map last summer have discovered where it all went – it decomposed into miniscule fibers and...
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2014/12/19 13:39
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Tropical herbivorous fish are beginning to expand their range into temperate waters – likely as a result of climate change – and a new international study documents the dramatic impact of the...
2014/12/19 13:13
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The Higher Education Funding Council for England’s Research Excellence Framework measured the quality of research from more than 52,000 academics in 154 universities to reveal this week that the...
2014/12/19 02:28
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Entries called for 2015 Science Book PrizeFriday, 19 December 2014, 2:59 pmPress Release: Royal Society Of New ZealandNews release from the Royal Society of New ZealandFor immediate release19 December...
2014/12/18 23:18
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In a letter dated 14 April 1736, the surgeon John Freke (picture below) wrote to the Royal Society regarding a highly unusual case involving a patient at St Bartholomew"s Hospital in London. A boy,...
2014/12/18 18:11
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Fashion designer Vivienne Westwood attempted to deliver asbestos as a Christmas present to David Cameron - and told him to have sympathy because "he lost a child". The 73-year-old was at Downing...
2014/12/18 13:22
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Abominable Snowman mystery continues: DNA analysis reveals that the Himalayan 'Yeti' is NOT a polar bear's ancient cousin DNA test shows Yeti isn't a sub-species of polar bear thought to be...
2014/12/18 13:08
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An award-winning St Andrews University PhD student has admitted carrying out sex attacks on two women. Pasquale Galianni, 31, who won the prestigious Cormack Prize of the Royal Society of Edinburgh...
2014/12/18 02:26
2014/12/18 02:26
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Drug pollution risk 'a global responsibility' A growing percentage of the world's generic drugs is made in plants like this one in India (Source: Ajay Verma/iStockphoto) Related...
2014/12/17 22:42
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A team of researchers from Purdue University's Center for Direct Catalytic Conversion of Biomass to Biofuels, or C3Bio, has developed a process that uses a chemical catalyst and heat to spur reactions...
2014/12/17 21:08
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YES, it may be the most wonderful time of the year but Christmas is top of the list for health hazards, too. And while it’s the peak period for colds, flu and hangovers, not all the seasonal dangers...
2014/12/17 18:13
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St Albans astronomer investigates evolution of the galaxy St Albans astronomer Dr Jim Geach has been studying the evolution of galaxies An international team of astronomers led by a St Albans...
2014/12/17 17:37
2014/12/17 17:37
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Dharker, who was born in Lahore and grew up in Scotland, was recognised for her new collection Over the Moon, as well as her lifetime's contribution to poetry. Buckingham Palace said the Queen...
2014/12/17 16:40
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Shale and hearty, your memories of the stars and those great Firs nights outCome on you Stars! A rare photograph of speedway supporters at The Firs Stadium in Holt Road, Norwich, which closed 50 years...
2014/12/17 15:44
2014/12/17 15:44
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Research led by the University of Exeter has shown that individuals have evolved to be overly influenced by their neighbours, rather than rely on their own instinct. As a result, groups become less...
2014/12/17 14:42
2014/12/17 14:42
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Dr Swidbert Ott from the University of Leicester's Department of Biology, working with Dr Steve Rogers at the University of Sydney, Australia, has published a study that reveals how newly identified...
2014/12/17 14:12
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... HEA [SU] AWD NPT SVY TO HEALTH, MEDICAL, AND NATIONAL EDITORS: The Macula Vision Research Foundation (MVRF) Announces Their 2014-2015 Grant Recipients CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Dec. 17, 2014...
2014/12/17 13:39
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A study done by Katherine Barry an evolutionary biologist with Macquarie University in Australia has led to the discovery that a certain species of female mantis attracts more males when starving,...
2014/12/17 13:39
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Clouds form when water droplets gather on dust or other particles in the air. Increasing the amount of salt particles in the atmosphere allows more of these water droplets to form the clouds denser...
2014/12/17 12:38
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Our jawed ancestors were not responsible for the demise of their jawless cousins as had been assumed, says a research. The blame could be shifted to rising sea levels, the researchers said. "When...
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