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Fragile polar weather satellite system could be bolstered by microwave-sensing CubeSats

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 13:00:00 GMT
'David and Goliath' weather eyes launched into orbit

Everything you ever wanted to know about perovskite, Earth’s most abundant type of mineral—that we almost never see

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 09:30:00 GMT
From silicates to semiconductors, here’s why one crystal structure is so prevalent in modern research.

Boston University concludes geologist sexually harassed student

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 09:15:00 GMT
Former graduate student said David Marchant harassed her in Antarctica 18 years ago

GM banana shows promise against deadly fungus strain

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 08:04:00 GMT
But consumer distrust could slip up disease-resistant variety

Top stories: Earliest images of dogs, contemplating a meatless United States, and candidates for life on alien worlds

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 07:45:00 GMT
This week’s top Science news

When oxygen disappeared, early marine animals really started evolving

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 16:30:00 GMT
Living in low-oxygen waters eventually led to surprising innovations in animals

This scientist wants your help tracking mosquitoes—and all you need is a cellphone

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 14:00:00 GMT
Q&A with Stanford University bioengineer Manu Prakash

Cancer immunotherapy company tries to explain deaths in recent trial

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 10:45:00 GMT
Juno Therapeutics says it is developing a safer T-cell therapy

Astronomers relieved as U.S. funding agency moves to keep Arecibo telescope operating

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 10:15:00 GMT
The National Science Foundation will reduce funding, but find partner to help operate giant dish

Preventing psychosis and the evolution—or not—of written language

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 07:30:00 GMT
The search for early signs of schizophrenia and how written languages adapt—or don’t


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