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Magdalena Koziol, a former postdoc at Yale University, was the victim of scientific sabotage. Now, she is suing the...
Antiretroviral drugs can protect people from becoming infected by HIV. But so-called pre-exposure prophylaxis, or PrEP...
Two studies show that eating a diet low in protein and high in carbohydrates is linked to a longer, healthier life, and...
Considered an icon of conservation science, researchers at World Wildlife Fund (WWF) headquarters in Washington, D.C.,...
The new atlas, which shows the distribution of important trace metals and other substances, is the first product of...
Early in April, the first of a fleet of environmental monitoring satellites will lift off from Europe's spaceport in...
Since 2000, U.S. government health research agencies have spent almost $1 billion on an effort to churn out thousands...
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Roundup 12/27: Net Negative Edition
27 January 2010 5:51 pm
Tomorrow, attorneys in a lawsuit over whether genes can be patented will have their day in federal court in New York City.
Arun Majumdar, head of the Energy Department's ARPA-E energy research shop, testified that funds beyond the 2-year stimulus money that have jump started the agency are needed to keep it alive. He also tried to manage expectations for the new agency. Innovation "home runs are rarely hit in a couple of years," he said.
Bed nets don't work well in fighting malaria because the poor tire of using them, according to a new study out of Burkina Faso.
Concern about global warming among U.S. adults has dropped substantially, a new poll finds. Fewer than 50% of Americans say they are “somewhat” or “very worried,” a Yale University study found, a 13% drop from a poll taken in 2008.