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Soft Power Can Deliver a Powerful Punch for UK Life Sciences

1 day ago   |   British Expats in Life Sciences

For the UK to fulfill its international aspirations in the life sciences, tapping into the soft power of its influential diaspora, including the 3,000+ life science leaders...
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Elon Musk: DeGrasse Tyson's ‘sceptical' claim over ‘five-minute' Mars meeting revealed

Elon Musk: DeGrasse Tyson's ‘sceptical' claim over ‘five-minute' Mars meeting revealed

4 days ago   |   Daily Express

ELON MUSK'S plan to send humans to Mars was ripped apart by Neil deGrasse Tyson, who claimed it would only be a “five-minute meeting” to potential investors in archived footage.
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Investors are pouring trillions into the alternative plastics industry - and these companies are racing to deliver

Investors are pouring trillions into the alternative plastics industry - and these companies are racing to deliver

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

There are more than 5 trillion pieces of plastic debris in the oceans, and companies are racing to find solutions. More than $30 trillion in global investments are driving...
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STAT Plus: How swallowing a star might keep you from missing a dose of medicine

4 days ago   |   STAT

SAN FRANCISCO - Plenty of drug industry executives who take over this city for a week every January show slide decks about their businesses to woo potential investors. Patricia...
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Investors from the DTX Company, Forerunner, Greycroft, and others name 16 direct-to-consumer startups that will take off in 2020

Investors from the DTX Company, Forerunner, Greycroft, and others name 16 direct-to-consumer startups that will take off in 2020

5 days ago   |   Business Insider

While many direct-to-consumer upstarts matured in 2019 , other new ones are emerging that want to disrupt categories across the board. Investors such as Greycroft's Ian...
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STAT Plus: Verily tangos at JPM with a health tech partner - and steps on a few toes

5 days ago   |   STAT

SAN FRANCISCO - Verily was one of the most-talked-about debutants at this year's J.P. Morgan ball. For the first time in its five-year history, the Alphabet life sciences...
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On the cusp of FDA approval for its NASH drug, Intercept's CEO talks payers, pruritis, and price

7 days ago   |   STAT

SAN FRANCISCO - Six years ago at the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference, Intercept Pharmaceuticals sent investors scrambling to Google the definition of NASH after the...
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STAT Plus: After a single patient drives a big stock surge, Patrick Soon-Shiong makes his case to investors

7 days ago   |   STAT

SAN FRANCISCO - Not many investors had pegged the long-stagnant immunotherapy developer NantKwest as one of the big stock winners of this week. But on Monday, the first day of...
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STAT Plus: At JPM, a debate on Alzheimer's disease, some family drama in oncology, and a beaten-down biotech

7 days ago   |   STAT

SAN FRANCISCO - While the early hours of biotech's biggest annual meeting didn't bring any of the 10-figure transactions that tend to please investors, the J.P. Morgan...
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STAT Plus: All talk, no M&A makes for a down JPM Day

8 days ago   |   STAT

SAN FRANCISCO - Monday at the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference came and went without significant buyouts or deals, and so, biotech stocks fell. The sector's most closely...
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Live coverage: SpaceX evaluating launch date for next Falcon 9 mission

Live coverage: SpaceX evaluating launch date for next Falcon 9 mission

Live coverage of SpaceX's next Falcon 9 rocket launch from pad 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. The mission will launch SpaceX's fourth batch of Starlink... Read more ...

Antarctica shock: How 40 million-year-old ‘colossus' animal stunned scientists

Antarctica shock: How 40 million-year-old ‘colossus' animal stunned scientists

ANTARCTICA scientists were stunned after discovering the remains of a 40 million-year-old 'colossus" animal. Read more ...

NRO, the U.S. spy satellite agency, preps for first dedicated launch from...

NRO, the U.S. spy satellite agency, preps for first dedicated launch from foreign soil

The payload shroud for Rocket Lab's next mission - designed NROL-151 by the National Reconnaissance Office - is pictured inside a processing facility in New Zealand. Credit... Read more ...

Watch a live view of Atlas 5 launch pad at Cape Canaveral

Watch a live view of Atlas 5 launch pad at Cape Canaveral

This page is available to Spaceflight Now members only Support Spaceflight Now's unrivaled coverage of the space program by becoming a member. Your monthly or annual membership... Read more ...

Yellowstone volcano: Eruption can go off any time and 'will happen again'...

Yellowstone volcano: Eruption can go off any time and 'will happen again' expert warns

YELLOWSTONE volcano could erupt at any time with potentially apocalyptic consequences, an expert has warned. Read more ...

Black hole discovery: 'Cosmic echolocation' can now map black holes

Black hole discovery: 'Cosmic echolocation' can now map black holes

BLACK HOLES have been probed in a novel new way by mapping how material reacts to the influence of these extreme entities, Cambridge University astronomers have announced. Read more ...

News Article in Undark Magazine

News Article in Undark Magazine

January 21, 2020Undark Magazine published a story about how psychology researchers, almost a decade after Henrich et al.'s landmark WEIRD paper, are dealing with questions of... Read more ...

Facebook to create a thousand new jobs in London

Facebook to create a thousand new jobs in London

More than half of the jobs will be on the software engineering and data science side of the business, with many working on the company's community integrity team. Read more ...

Asteroid shock: Asteroid which NASA plans to visit has ‘small moon' in its orbit

Asteroid shock: Asteroid which NASA plans to visit has ‘small moon' in its orbit

AN ASTEROID which NASA is planning on sending a probe to has been discovered to have a small moon orbiting it, experts have revealed. Read more ...

Dark Energy survey: First results in as astronomers aim to crack cosmos'...

Dark Energy survey: First results in as astronomers aim to crack cosmos' biggest mystery

THE DARK ENERGY Survey or DES has completed its first set of measurements as astronomers scramble to crack the cosmic conundrum of what is dark matter. Read more ...