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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...
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...
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25 March 2010 5:26 pm
The situation is growing graver for wild gorillas. A report released yesterday by INTERPOL and the United Nations Environment Programme says that poaching could wipe out gorillas in the Greater Congo Basin by the mid 2020s--sooner than UNEP had previously thought.
The United States government should spend more money on research geared toward manufacturing and commercializing nanotechnology products. At the same time, it should do more to determine the environmental and health risks of nanotechnology, according to a new report from the Presidential Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST) that assesses the 10-year-old National Nanotechnology Initiative.