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England Ofsted chief resists calls to make curriculum more diverse

8 hours ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

‘Teach science behind climate change not morality tale' says Amanda Spielman The chief inspector of schools in England has pushed back against growing calls to make the...
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Opinion: The U.S. must support access to care and incentives for the innovation that transforms it

16 hours ago   |   STAT

The deadly spread of Covid-19 around the world has highlighted the importance of innovation and cooperation between the various actors in the U.S. health care system. It has...
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1 day ago   |   Harvard

Julia Golda Harris is doctoral student in the American Studies program at Harvard University. She is a scholar of gender, sexuality, and the environment, and her research...
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Food Environments around American Indian Reservations: A Mixed Methods Study

1 day ago   |   Harvard

Gwen M Chodur, Ye Shen, Stephen Kodish, Vanessa M Oddo, Daniel A Antiporta, Brittany Jock, and Jessica C Jones-Smith. 2016. “ Food Environments around American Indian...
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Migration, environment and climate change in coastal cities in Indonesia

2 days ago   |   Harvard

Adriana Sierra Leal and Meylin Gonzales Huaman. 11/2019. “ Migration, environment and climate change in coastal cities in Indonesia .” Environmental Migration Portal 5 (2)...
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Five reasons why gene editing is good for the UK

Five reasons why gene editing is good for the UK

4 days ago   |   Earlham Institute

Gene editing isn't just about medicine. The potential benefits of adopting gene editing techniques in crop research are huge and varied, for the environment, consumer health...
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Expert comments about COVID-19 and Christmas

6 days ago   |   Science Media Centre

A few journalists have asked us what COVID-19 means for Christmas this year, so here a few general comments from scientists. Dr Julian Tang, Honorary Associate Professor in...
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Is it a bird? Is it a bee? No, it's a lizard pollinating South Africa's 'hidden flower'

6 days ago   |   The Guardian

How a chance encounter with a ‘weird plant' in the Drakensberg mountains led to a startling discovery Towards the end of 2017, PhD candidate Ruth Cozien and her husband Dr Timo...
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Mars 'was habitable' - NASA data sparks hope of finding alien life on Red Planet

Mars 'was habitable' - NASA data sparks hope of finding alien life on Red Planet

7 days ago   |   Daily Express

LIFE is increasingly likely to have once existed on Mars after NASA's Curiosity Rover data revealed the Red Planet was once a habitable environment.
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Yellowstone volcano: Geologists expose 'carnage' at 'pressure cooker' Yellowstone Lake

Yellowstone volcano: Geologists expose 'carnage' at 'pressure cooker' Yellowstone Lake

8 days ago   |   Daily Express

YELLOWSTONE volcano experts have exposed the "extreme" environment of Yellowstone Lake after a year-long mission monitoring the lake's floor.
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China lands sample return probe on moon

China lands sample return probe on moon

The shadow of one of Chang'e 5's landing legs is visible in this image from the spacecraft after touching down on the moon Tuesday. Credit: CNSA A Chinese spacecraft... Read more ...

China Moon landing: Chang'e 5 touches down on the Moon for historic sample...

China Moon landing: Chang'e 5 touches down on the Moon for historic sample collection

CHINA'S Chang'e 5 probe has landed on the Moon, China's National Space Administration has confirmed. Read more ...

Artificial intelligence solves 50-year-old science problem - 'It's a game...

Artificial intelligence solves 50-year-old science problem - 'It's a game changer'

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE has shattered expectations after solving a science problem ahead of schedule which many hope will revolutionise how diseases are cured. Read more ...

Astronomy: What planets are visible at night this December?

Astronomy: What planets are visible at night this December?

ASTRONOMY enthusiasts had a blast in November with sightings of Mars, two meteor showers and a lunar eclipse - but what planets will be visible in December? Read more ...

Ashvini Melkote

Ashvini Melkote

Research TechnicianB.A., Neuroscience, Boston UniversityResearch Project: Sensory gain dysregulation and neuromodulation in learning and plasticity. Read more ...

Meteor shower 2020: When are the Geminids? 'One of the best and most...

Meteor shower 2020: When are the Geminids? 'One of the best and most reliable showers'

GEMINIDS, the most prolific meteor shower of the year, are just around the corner - but when are the Geminids this year? Read more ...

China readies hypersonic ‘sodramjet' engine ‘able to reach anywhere on Earth...

China readies hypersonic ‘sodramjet' engine ‘able to reach anywhere on Earth in two hours'

CHINA has devised a revolutionary hypersonic jet engine it claims could be capable of flying at Mach 16. Read more ...

Zombie apocalypse: The real-life plan CDC has for zombie outbreak 'Better...

Zombie apocalypse: The real-life plan CDC has for zombie outbreak 'Better safe than sorry'

THE ZOMBIE apocalypse might seem like a Hollywood invention but real-life scientists have devised a plan should a viral outbreak ever cause the dead to rise. Read more ...

NASA news: Hubble captures ‘monster black hole' 13 million light years away

NASA news: Hubble captures ‘monster black hole' 13 million light years away

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Archaeology news: Bodies exhumed of WW2 heroes who died fighting Nazi Germany

Archaeology news: Bodies exhumed of WW2 heroes who died fighting Nazi Germany

ARCHAEOLOGISTS are tracking down the skeletal remains of soldiers who died fighting the Nazi invasion of Poland in 1939. Read more ...