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2019-03-08 10:18:05

For medical secrets, try Facebook

HAVINGtroublerememberingyourmedicalhistory?TryFacebook.Some13percentofAmericanmedicalschoolshavereportedthattheirstudentshaveleakedconfidentialinformationaboutpatientsviablogsorsocialnetworkingwebsi

2019-03-08 10:17:01

How nuclear power could fertilise fields

WHOwouldhavethoughtthatnuclearpowercouldbeusedtomakefertiliser?ItwillifanewdirectioninUSresearchprovesasuccess.TheDepartmentofEnergy(DOE)isexpandingitsdevelopmentofnuclearreactorsthatchurnoutlargeam

2019-03-08 10:08:01

Mutant mice live the dieter's dream

IT’Sadieter’sdilemma:reducingthenumberofcaloriesconsumedcancauseyourmetabolismtoslow

2019-03-08 10:02:03

Solar cells in unusual places

ThelatestconceptsinsolarcelldesignarenowonshowinLondon–seeourgalleryhere

2019-03-08 09:16:02

SMS on the wild side

THEBronxriverisnotaNewYorkhoodwhereyou’dexpecttofindacelebrity.ButJoséisnoordinarymediaanimal.He’sabeaver–thefirsttoliveintheBigApplefor200years–andnowyoucantexthimtofindouthowhe’sdoing.Theengineersan

2019-03-08 09:04:02

Free will is not an illusion after all

ByAnilAnanthaswamyChampionsoffreewill

2019-03-08 08:17:06

Do video games need a character assassination?

VIDEOgamestendtodealinfantasyratherthanreality

2019-03-08 08:14:02

Free will not an illusion after all

ByAnilAnanthaswamyCHAMPIONSoffreewilltakeheart.Alandmark1980sexperimentthatpurportedtoshowfreewilldoesn’texistisbeingchallenged.In1983

2019-03-08 08:12:03

For medical secrets, try Facebook

ByEwenCallawayHavingtroublerememberingyourmedicalhistory?TryFacebook.Some13percentofUSmedicalschoolshavereportedthattheirstudentshaveleakedconfidentialinformationaboutpatientsviablogsorsocialnetwor

2019-03-08 08:09:05

Today on New Scientist: 22 September 2009

Thisisadigestofthestoriespostedtonewscientist.comfrom6pmyesterdayuntil6pmtoday.We’rerunningitasanexperiment.Didyoufindituseful?Doyouhavesuggestionsabouthowwecanmakeitbetter?Letusknow.Youcannowsubscr

2019-03-08 07:17:01

Entire cities recreated from Flickr photos

(Image:GraphicsandImagingLab

2019-03-08 07:08:06

Omens are worsening for Copenhagen climate talks

ByCatherineBrahicYesterday’sdisappointingclimatechangesummitatUNheadquartersinNewYorkisraisingquestionsaboutwhatcanbeachievedinCopenhageninDecember.Expectationsareshrinking.Themeeting

2019-03-08 07:02:04

Found: 62 meteor showers new to science

ByJeffHechtEverynowandagain

2019-03-08 05:16:03

Stem cell hope for childhood motor neuron disease

ByAndyCoghlanAformofmotorneurondiseasethataffectschildrenhasbeentreatedinmicewithinjectionsofstemcellsintothespinalcord.Thetreatmentextendedthelivesofthemicebeyondandkeptthemmoremobile

2019-03-08 05:15:01

US dirty bomb attack would bring clean-up chaos

ByDavidShigaAdirtybombattackontheUSwouldfindthecountryill-preparedtocleanuptheresultingradioactivemess

2019-03-08 04:17:02

Bashed your head? You needed a stiff drink

ASIFhospitalemergencyroomsaren’talreadyfullofpeoplewho’vehadtoomuchtodrink.Crazyasitsounds

2019-03-08 04:06:02

Wind, not water, may explain Red Planet's hue

ByKerThanMARS’sdistinctiveredcolourmaybetheresultofthousandsofyearsofwind-bornesandparticlessmashingtogether

2019-03-08 04:05:06

Locust flight simulator helps robot insects evolve

ByPaulMarksALOCUSTflightsimulatorcouldbethekeytoperfectingtheultimatesurveillancemachine:anartificialflyinginsect.Thesimulatorcanmodelthewaywingsofvaryingshapesandsurfacefeaturesbeat,

2019-03-08 03:20:06

How far could you travel in a spaceship?

ByRachelCourtlandHOWfarcouldanastronauttravelinalifetime?Billionsoflightyears

2019-03-08 03:15:06

Fungus kills resistant mosquitoes

AKILLERfungusmaybreakthechemicalstalematethatishamperinganti-malariaefforts.Mosquitoesthatcarrymalariaarebecomingincreasinglyresistanttoinsecticides.Intheory

2019-03-08 03:10:03

Moon is coldest known place in the solar system

POORPluto.Firstitgetskickedoutoftheplanetclub

2019-03-08 02:14:06

Knife fish robot takes to the water

ByTomSimoniteArobotwithanunusualswimmingstyleisdoinglapsinapoolattheUniversityofBathintheUK.Gymnobotispoweredbyasinglefinthatrunsthelengthofitsbody.Wavesripplingalongthefingeneratethrust

2019-03-08 01:08:05

永利网:Years of caste system belie Indians' shared ancestry

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2019-03-08 01:08:04

永利网:Competition: Track your trash

Whathappenstoyourgarbageonceyousenditoutintotheworld?Societyhasputenormousfocusinthepastdecadeonunderstandinghowstuffgetstoourstoresandhomes

2019-03-08 01:01:01

Gene for memory and IQ gives students low grades

ByEwenCallawayThedifferencebetweenpassingandfailinganexammaycomedowntoaletter–notagradeormultiplechoiceanswer

2019-03-07 09:14:06

Shrink peas for designer wrinkles

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2019-03-07 09:02:08

Twitter hashtags predict rising tension in Egypt

ByHalHodson(Image:APPhoto/ManuBrabo)MOREthan800peoplehavebeenkilledinEgyptsincepoliceattackedprotesterssupportingformerpresidentMohamedMorsi

2019-03-07 08:14:01

永利网:Copycat justice has turned US counties into execution hotspots

AndrewLichtenstein/Polaris/eyevineByJessicaHamzelouAhandfulofhotspotscarryoutadisproportionatenumberofexecutionsintheUS

2019-03-07 08:03:03

Scuba spider uses web as gill to breathe underwater

THEdiving-bellspiderwasusingsomethingbetterthanscubageartolivethelifeaquaticlongbeforeJacques-YvesCousteauinventedtheaqualung.Usingitswebasagill

2019-03-07 08:03:02

永利网:Scuba spider uses web as gill to breathe underwater

THEdiving-bellspiderwasusingsomethingbetterthanscubageartolivethelifeaquaticlongbeforeJacques-YvesCousteauinventedtheaqualung.Usingitswebasagill

2019-03-07 07:18:03

Drones tag and track quarry using nanoparticle sprays

ByDavidHambling(Image:BryanDenton/Corbis)ONAdustyroadinnorthernPakistan

2019-03-07 07:17:02

Star twinkles could help pin down planet sizes

ByMaggieMcKeeTwinkle

2019-03-07 07:13:03

Why female zebra finches cheat on their partners

ZEBRAfinchesformmonogamouslifetimepartnerships

2019-03-07 07:12:01

India plans to subsidise food for 800 million

MUCHofIndiaisstarving.Sothegovernmenthascomeupwithanambitiousplantosupplycheapfoodto800millionofitspoorestcitizens.AspartoftheFoodSecurityBilltabledbySoniaGandhi’srulingCongressPartyinearlyJuly

2019-03-07 07:11:08

Recent warming trend is significant after all

WHATadifferenceayearmakes.InFebruary2010

2019-03-07 07:10:05

Suicide risk could show up in a blood test

COULDabloodtestpredictwhetherapersonisatriskofcommittingsuicide?Forthefirsttime

2019-03-07 07:03:07

Gravity map reveals Earth's extremes

WANTtoloseweightfast?Noneedtoadjustyourdiet–justmovetohigherground.ThisweightchangeistheresultoffluctuationsinEarth’sgravity

2019-03-07 06:18:06

You may be making cryptocurrency for hackers without realising

PRImageFactory/GettyByChrisStokel-WalkerAdblockersaretryingtopreventpeoplefromaccidentallyhelpingcriminalsminecryptocurrencieslikebitcoin.Maliciouscoderunninginthebackgroundofthousandsofwebpagescanhij

2019-03-07 06:11:07

Universe's highest electric current found

ACOSMICjet2billionlightyearsawayiscarryingthehighestelectriccurrenteverseen:1018amps

2019-03-07 06:07:08

The rat that defies powerful carcinogens

ASANTI-CANCERregimesgo

2019-03-07 06:02:07

Spies can send messages hidden in a Google search

ByPaulMarksTHEpeculiarlistofsearchoptionsthatGooglesuggestsasyoutypeinaquerycouldbehijackedtoletpeoplecommunicatesecretly.SosaysWojciechMazurczykattheWarsawUniversityofTechnologyinPoland

2019-03-07 05:05:07

Galactic zoo took shape near the dawn of the universe

OURgalacticzooevolvedintorecognisablespeciesamere2.5billionyearsafterthebigbang.Today

2019-03-07 04:19:04

60 Seconds

RoverroadblocksHundredsofunsolvedproblemscoulddelaythelift-offofNASA’snextrover

2019-03-07 03:20:08

Chit-chat makes humans and robots work together better

BSIP/UIGviaGettyByNicoleKobieArtificialintelligencecanbeathumansatgamessuchasJeopardy

2019-03-07 03:08:01

One Per Cent

Doyouwantchipswiththat?Wouldyourelishthiscakequiteasmuchifyouknewitcontainedaradiofrequencyidentification(RFID)chip?HannesHarms

2019-03-07 02:13:06

Bowel cancer test may be a much better way to screen for polyps

Rex/ShutterstockABLOODtestthatcanspotearly-stagebowelcancermaybeamoreaccuratewaytoscreenforthediseasethancurrentmethods.Bowelcancerstartswiththegrowthofsmallclumpsofcellscalledpolyps.Iffoundearly

2019-03-07 01:14:03

Mouse heart beats again thanks to human stem cells

AHYBRIDheart

2019-03-07 01:12:07

Good news for vaccines against meningitis A and B

THERE’Sadoubledoseofgoodnewsinthebattleagainstmeningitisthisweek.IthastakenjustsixmonthsforacheapnewvaccineagainstmeningitisAtoworkitsmagic

2019-03-07 01:05:07

DNA of man who died in 1827 recreated from his living relatives

UniversalHistoryArchive/GettyImagesByAndyCoghlanIt’snotexactlybringingbackthedeadbutit’sclose.Aperson’sgenomehasbeenpartiallypiecedtogetherfromfragmentsofhisDNAfoundinhundredsofhismodern-daydescendant

2019-03-07 01:04:07

$500,000 for mathematician who laid Poincaré groundwork

RECOGNISINGspheresinhigh-dimensionalspaceistoughfromourthree-dimensionalstandpoint.Nowamathematicianwhohelpedmakeiteasierhasbeenrewardedatlast.TheShawPrizeFoundationinHongKonghasannouncedthatRichardHa