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The Self Delusion by Tom Oliver review - how we are connected and why that matters

2 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Forget the idea that humans are independent individuals. We need to grasp that we're parts of ecosystems Should we try to think of ourselves not as individuals but as parts of...
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Analysis: A 10th of Climate Change Research Funding Goes to Social Science

Analysis: A 10th of Climate Change Research Funding Goes to Social Science

16 hours ago   |   Social Science Space

( Given that the ‘anthro' in “anthropogenic climate change” refers to humanity's influence as the primary driver of global warming, it would make sense that spending on...
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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

18 hours 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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Can We Solve the Migration Crisis?

Can We Solve the Migration Crisis?

20 hours ago   |   Harvard

2018. Can We Solve the Migration Crisis?. Polity. Publisher's Version Abstract Every minute 24 people are forced to leave their homes and over 65 million are currently...
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Realizing Roma Rights

Realizing Roma Rights

20 hours ago   |   Harvard

2017. Realizing Roma Rights. University of Pennsylvania Press. Publisher's Version Abstract ealizing Roma Rights investigates anti-Roma racism and documents a growing Roma-led...
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Research Handbook on Child Migration

Research Handbook on Child Migration

20 hours ago   |   Harvard

2018. Research Handbook on Child Migration. Edward Elgar. Publisher's Version Abstract The scope and complexity of child migration have only recently emerged as a critical...
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The impact of vaccination on gender equity: conceptual framework and human papillomavirus vaccine case study

23 hours ago   |   Harvard

Allison Portnoy, Samantha Clark, Sachiko Ozawa, and Mark Jit. 2020. “ The impact of vaccination on gender equity: conceptual framework and human papillomavirus vaccine case...
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Highly efficient therapeutic gene editing of human hematopoietic stem cells

1 day ago   |   Harvard

Wu Y, Zeng J, Roscoe BP, Liu P, Yao Q, Lazzarotto CR, Clement K, Cole MA, Luk K, Baricordi C, Shen AH, Ren C, Esrick EB, Manis JP, Dorfman DM, Williams DA, Biffi A, Brugnara C...
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Rational targeting of a NuRD subcomplex guided by comprehensive in situ mutagenesis

1 day ago   |   Harvard

Sher F, Hossain M, Seruggia D, Schoonenberg VAC, Yao Q, Cifani P, Dassama LMK, Cole MA, Ren C, Vinjamur DS, Macias-Trevino C, Luk K, McGuckin C, Schupp PG, Canver MC, Kurita R...
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Opinion: The public science behind the ‘Merck' Ebola vaccine

1 day ago   |   STAT

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration recently approved an important vaccine against Ebola, five years after an epidemic in West Africa killed 11,310 people and after more than...
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New European satellite design to debut on Ariane 5 launch Thursday

New European satellite design to debut on Ariane 5 launch Thursday

The Ariane 5 rocket with the Eutelsat Konnect and GSAT 30 communications satellites rolled to its launch pad in French Guiana on Wednesday. Credit: ESA/CNES/Arianespace - Photo... Read more ...

Asteroid shock: Space rock twice size of Big Ben to skim Earth TODAY

Asteroid shock: Space rock twice size of Big Ben to skim Earth TODAY

ASTEROID 2009 BH2 will make a close approach with the planet, NASA asteroid trackers have announced. Read more ...

“Living concrete” is an interesting first step

“Living concrete” is an interesting first step

Enlarge / The cyanobacteria in flasks contribute to the structure at right. It seems like every week, I can do an article on some interesting science that ended up buried... Read more ...

Total eclipse of the Sun: When is next total solar eclipse?

Total eclipse of the Sun: When is next total solar eclipse?

A TOTAL eclipse of the Sun is one of nature's most spectacular events. So when will the next solar eclipse take place? Read more ...

NASA news: Space agency proposes using MUSHROOMS for Mars habitats

NASA news: Space agency proposes using MUSHROOMS for Mars habitats

NASA could one day grow habitats on the Moon and Mars from mushrooms, the US-based space agency has announced. Read more ...

SpaceX launch LIVE stream: Watch the SpaceX Crew Dragon test with NASA live...

SpaceX launch LIVE stream: Watch the SpaceX Crew Dragon test with NASA live online HERE

SPACEX was given the green light by NASA for today's Crew Dragon launch escape demonstration. Watch the dramatic SpaceX launch live online here. Read more ...

Disease X: 'SARS-like' virus spreading through China prompts alert - 'Really...

Disease X: 'SARS-like' virus spreading through China prompts alert - 'Really concerning'

A NEW strain of infectious disease is apparently on the rise across Asia, leading to widespread concern about the disease's dangers and even accusations of an official cover-up. Read more ...

SpaceX Mars mission: Elon Musk drops details for SpaceX Mars mega-colony

SpaceX Mars mission: Elon Musk drops details for SpaceX Mars mega-colony

SPACEX will one day send “a million people” to Mars by 2050, the company's CEO Elon Musk has announced. Read more ...

Hollyoaks spoilers: Jesse's wedding drama and Mitchell comes out in next...

Hollyoaks spoilers: Jesse's wedding drama and Mitchell comes out in next week's episodes

Jesse Donovan and Courtney Campbell are total couple goals, as the youngsters say, in Hollyoaks. In a world full of dysfunctional, troubled partnerships the happy hairdresser... Read more ...

‘Rethink the universe!' How NASA experiment shattered Isaac Newton's Third Law

‘Rethink the universe!' How NASA experiment shattered Isaac Newton's Third Law

NASA scientists were left stunned after an “impossible” rocket engine defied the laws of gravity during testing, suggesting thrust could be achieved without fuel in a spacecraft. Read more ...