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Penguin poop spotted from space ups the tally of emperor penguin colonies

4 hours ago   |   Science News for Students   |   2 articles

Penguin poop spotted from space ups the tally of emperor penguin colonies : Patches of penguin poop spotted in new high-resolution satellite images of Antarctica reveal a...
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Monday 3 Aug 2020

2 days ago   |   The Week

Top scientist says secrecy hampered UK's Covid-19 response Sir Paul Nurse, the Nobel laureate and director of the Francis Crick Institute, has accused the government of...
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Chance of future pandemics can be reduced for 2% of the cost of Coronaviru

7 days ago   |   Electronics Weekly

The chance of pandemics could be reduced if $260 billion was spent over the next decade, says an analysis in Science, This is around 2% of the $11.5 trillion cost of the...
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Australia's Covid-19 response shows we can confront major crises. Threats to our planet should be next | Ian Chubb

8 days ago   |   The Guardian

During the pandemic, we saw ideological nonsense and prejudice mostly put aside - and we saw what we could accomplish when it was Carl Sagan - one of my heroes and a scientist...
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'Meet' the now officially extinct smooth handfish | First Dog on the Moon

12 days ago   |   The Guardian

While it seems a likely culprit Tasmania's infamous curried scallop pie is not to blame for the disappearance of the smooth handfish Sign up here to get an email whenever First...
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Biodiversity and the use of nativist language | Letter

20 days ago   |   The Guardian

Davina Cooper questions the need touse xenophobic terms to describe species The widely used language of alien and invasive species threatening native ones ( Increase in...
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Love of science, not Trump's ignorance, will make America great again

1 month ago   |   The Guardian

Amid a pandemic, the president rails against reason itself. The passions of his predecessors throw his failure into sharp relief We know what the temperature was in...
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Communicate 2020 passes now on sale!

Communicate 2020 passes now on sale!

1 month ago   |   Bristol Natural History Consortium

COMMUNICATE RETURNS 26-27 NOVEMBER 2020! The UK's annual environmental communication conference will return in 2020 bringing together a diverse group of delegates and speakers...
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Work and play and moral categories: A review of Stefan Bargheer's Moral Entanglements: Conserving Birds in Britain and Germany

1 month ago   |   Harvard

Shai M. Dromi. Forthcoming. “ Work and play and moral categories: A review of Stefan Bargheer's Moral Entanglements: Conserving Birds in Britain and Germany ”.
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SpaceX latest: Elon Musk's firm successfully test Starship launch 'Mars is...

SpaceX latest: Elon Musk's firm successfully test Starship launch 'Mars is looking real'

SPACEX has successfully completed a lift-off and landing test of its Starship rocket, prompting boss Elon Musk to state the prospect of getting humans to Mars is becoming a... Read more ...

Game Of Thrones author George RR Martin apologises over ‘racially and...

Game Of Thrones author George RR Martin apologises over ‘racially and sexually insensitive' comments as awards ceremony host

George RR Martin has apologised after hosting backlash Game Of Thrones author George RR Martin has apologised after coming under criticism for comments deemed ‘racially and... Read more ...

Tech Diva Success Podcast: Siri Chilazi - Best Practice to Best Evidence

Tech Diva Success Podcast: Siri Chilazi - Best Practice to Best Evidence

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Photos: Atlas 5 rocket catapults into space with Mars rover

Photos: Atlas 5 rocket catapults into space with Mars rover

Carrying a $2.7 billion NASA mission to Mars, a United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket took off July 30 from Cape Canaveral and fired into a summer sky powered by four powerful... Read more ...

Beautiful science: Chanel's open-sky labs

Beautiful science: Chanel's open-sky labs

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ULA, SpaceX win contracts to launch satellites for SES in 2022

ULA, SpaceX win contracts to launch satellites for SES in 2022

File photo of a previous Atlas 5 launch in the “531” configuration with three solid rocket boosters. Credit: United Launch Alliance SES has selected United Launch Alliance and... Read more ...

Archaeology bombshell: Is this the face of God? Researchers split over...

Archaeology bombshell: Is this the face of God? Researchers split over mystery clay idol

ARCHAEOLOGISTS are at loggerheads over a mysterious clay idol, which some have argued could be a 3,000-year-old depiction of the Hebrew God Yahweh. Read more ...

SpaceX Starship: Elon Musk drops hint over MAJOR test update

SpaceX Starship: Elon Musk drops hint over MAJOR test update

SPACEX yesterday took a giant leap towards realising Elon Musk's dream of colonising Mars, and the SpaceX chief has now hinted at what is next in store for his Starship rocket. Read more ...

'Dr Sleep' revealed to the world the wonders of our unconscious minds

'Dr Sleep' revealed to the world the wonders of our unconscious minds

Dement was dubbed the 'father of sleep science' during a lifetime's devotion to a hitherto under-researched subject that accounts for a third of our lives. Read more ...

Perseids 2020 UK: How to see the meteor shower this week?

Perseids 2020 UK: How to see the meteor shower this week?

THE Perseids will arrive in the skies this week, offering the opportunity to enjoy the eruption one of the most eagerly-anticipated meteor showers of the year. Here is how to... Read more ...