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Expert reaction to the association between lifetime drinking and mortality and cancer risk

11 minutes ago   |   Science Media Centre

A new cohort study, published in PLOS Medicine , examines the association of lifetime alcohol use with mortality and cancer risk in older adults. Dr Tony Rao, Visiting...
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Bringing Soapbox to Windsor: The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly Weather!

Bringing Soapbox to Windsor: The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly Weather!

1 hour ago   |   Soapbox Science

By Dr. Rosa-Maria Ferraiuolo Why We Brought Soapbox to Windsor... Hosting an event for the first time in a city that has never heard of it before is a very scary task. Only a...
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Fascinating flying machines: Meet Simone Weber

Fascinating flying machines: Meet Simone Weber

1 hour ago   |   Soapbox Science

Simone Weber is seconded from Airbus Helicopters UK to do a PhD in the School of Aerospace, Transport, and Manufacturing at Cranfield University. Whilst doing her PhD she is...
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Cambridge Analytica-linked academic spurns idea Facebook swayed election

1 hour ago   |   The Guardian

Aleksandr Kogan, who harvested Facebook profiles, dismisses idea as ‘science fiction' during Senate hearing The academic researcher who harvested personal data from Facebook...
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Nano-scale 'vibrational wave' research could transform the field of materials physics

3 hours ago   |   STFC

New UK research studying the vibrational properties of matter, or phonons, at the nanoscale, could bring transformational advances in the design and development of a new...
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Power tools and computer programming help increase girls' confidence in STEM

3 hours ago   |   Society for Science

In New Orleans, one nonprofit is inspiring the next generation of engineers with after-school programs and summer camps - with a focus on girl power. A STEM Action Grant from...
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STEM Activities: Radio waves, robots, and macro-invertebrates

STEM Activities: Radio waves, robots, and macro-invertebrates

3 hours ago   |   Society for Science

By S.C. StuartIt was their first visit to the USA, for most of the 24 young Broadcom MASTERS International delegates. Even for the few who had visited before, or grown up here...
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Harvard scientists pioneer storage of video inside DNA

3 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Transfer of Eadweard Muybridge's galloping horse opens possibility of using living cells to store information His groundbreaking photos showed life in motion, from cantering...
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The surge in hay fever is rooted in our modern lifestyles

4 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Obsessive hygiene, antibiotics and car exhausts are blamed for hay fever now affecting 20% of Britain's population This has been the worst month for hay fever for 12 years...
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Fascinating flying machines: Meet Simone Weber

Fascinating flying machines: Meet Simone Weber

Simone Weber is seconded from Airbus Helicopters UK to do a PhD in the School of Aerospace, Transport, and Manufacturing at Cranfield University. Whilst doing her PhD she is... Read more ...

Bringing Soapbox to Windsor: The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly Weather!

Bringing Soapbox to Windsor: The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly Weather!

By Dr. Rosa-Maria Ferraiuolo Why We Brought Soapbox to Windsor... Hosting an event for the first time in a city that has never heard of it before is a very scary task. Only a... Read more ...

STEM Activities: Radio waves, robots, and macro-invertebrates

STEM Activities: Radio waves, robots, and macro-invertebrates

By S.C. StuartIt was their first visit to the USA, for most of the 24 young Broadcom MASTERS International delegates. Even for the few who had visited before, or grown up here... Read more ...

George Wasswa

George Wasswa

Director of Research OperationsGeorge CFAPR.org George Wasswa is the director of research operations for the Center for Financial Aid Policy Research. George oversees the daily... Read more ...

Laura De Santos

Laura De Santos

Project DirectorLaura CFAPR.org Laura De Santos is a project director at the Center for Financial Aid Policy Research and oversees the center's projects. Previously, she was... Read more ...

‘The Holy Grail' Scientists claim nuclear fusion method could mean LIMITLESS...

‘The Holy Grail' Scientists claim nuclear fusion method could mean LIMITLESS energy supply

A PIONEERING energy company has claimed to have hit upon a way of creating a stable fusion reactor which could supply the world with a limitless supply of energy within decades. Read more ...

Mysterious beast washes up on shore and leaves scientists BAFFLED

Mysterious beast washes up on shore and leaves scientists BAFFLED

SCIENTISTS have been left baffled after a huge mysterious sea beast washed up on the shores of Namibia. Read more ...

Gender Equality Top 100 The Most Influential People In Global Policy

Gender Equality Top 100 The Most Influential People In Global Policy

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X mark the spot where mid-size black hole devours passing star

X mark the spot where mid-size black hole devours passing star

In this Hubble Space Telescope image of a galaxy 740 million light years away , a brilliant purple flare at lower left represents X-rays seen by the Chandra X-Ray Observatory... Read more ...

Solar storm warning: Storm bombarding Earth at 500,000 metres per SECOND

Solar storm warning: Storm bombarding Earth at 500,000 metres per SECOND

EARTH is currently being bombarded with solar winds which are travelling at a fraction of the speed of light after our planet moved farther into the eye of a solar storm. Read more ...