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A new study shows that light transmitted through apertures smaller than the wavelength of light go through a radical change, splitting into two symmetrical counter-rotating polarisations. -News Release June 20 2014 Macquarie University
A new study shows that light transmitted through apertures smaller than the wavelength of light go through a radical change, splitting into two symmetrical counter-rotating polarisations. -News ...
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Astronomers using NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope have measured the size of an asteroid candidate for NASA's Asteroid Redirect Mission (ARM), a proposed spacecraft concept to capture either a small asteroid, or a boulder from an asteroid. The near-Earth…
Astronomers using NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope have measured the size of an asteroid candidate for NASA's Asteroid Redirect Mission (ARM), a proposed spacecraft concept to capture either a small ...
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Menlo Park, Calif. — Scientists at the Department of Energy’s SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory have made the first structural observations of liquid water at temperatures down to minus 51 degrees Fahrenheit, within an elusive “no man’s land” where…
Menlo Park, Calif. — Scientists at the Department of Energy’s SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory have made the first structural observations of liquid water at temperatures down to minus 51 degre...
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A highly accurate model of how neurons behave when performing complex movements could aid in the design of robotic limbs which behave more realistically. - Research News June 18, 2014 University of Cambridge
A highly accurate model of how neurons behave when performing complex movements could aid in the design of robotic limbs which behave more realistically. - Research News June 18, 2014 University o...
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Review of mental ability shows fish are on par with most animals • Αξιολόγηση των νοητικών ικανοτήτων των ψαριών τα εντάσσει στο ίδιο επίπεδο με τα περισσότερα ζώα. Αν πιστεύουμε ότι τα ψάρια δεν νοιώθουν πόνο ή δεν ενδιαφέρονται για το πως τους φερόμαστε…
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Review of mental ability shows fish are on par with most animals • Αξιολόγηση των νοητικών ικανοτήτων των ψαριών τα εντάσσει στο ίδιο επίπεδο με τα περισσότερα ζώα. Αν πιστεύουμε ότι τα ψά...
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Why do women move so slowly through the ranks of the system and why is it important that they do so? More urgently, what can be done to change this and by whom? Here we address current challenges and recommend concrete actions.
Why do women move so slowly through the ranks of the system and why is it important that they do so? More urgently, what can be done to change this and by whom? Here we address current challenges a...
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BLACKSBURG, Va., June 20, 2014 – An international team of scientists including a Virginia Tech physicist have discovered that winds blowing from a supermassive black hole in a nearby galaxy work to obscure observations and X-rays. - Article June 20, 2014…
BLACKSBURG, Va., June 20, 2014 – An international team of scientists including a Virginia Tech physicist have discovered that winds blowing from a supermassive black hole in a nearby galaxy work to...
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Menlo Park, Calif. — Scientists at the Department of Energy’s SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory have made the first structural observations of liquid water at temperatures down to minus 51 degrees Fahrenheit, within an elusive “no man’s land” where…
Menlo Park, Calif. — Scientists at the Department of Energy’s SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory have made the first structural observations of liquid water at temperatures down to minus 51 degre...
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Today, thanks to earthquakes, we know fairly accurately how the solid earth is constructed. Geophysicist Andreas Fichtner is now taking things a step further: he gains new insights into our planet’s interior from seemingly useless data. -Research News…
Today, thanks to earthquakes, we know fairly accurately how the solid earth is constructed. Geophysicist Andreas Fichtner is now taking things a step further: he gains new insights into our planet’...
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A new facility for using protons to take microscopic images has been commissioned at the ring accelerator of the GSI Helmholtzzentrum für Schwerionenforschung GmbH in Germany. -News Release June 17, 2014 Los Alamos National Laboratory
A new facility for using protons to take microscopic images has been commissioned at the ring accelerator of the GSI Helmholtzzentrum für Schwerionenforschung GmbH in Germany. -News Release June 1...
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Tufts researchers investigate stress as a potential cause of periodontal disease • Το άγχος ως πιθανό αίτιο της περιοδοντικής νόσου, εξετάζεται από ερευνητές στο πανεπιστήμιο Tufts Article By Michael Blanding June 13, 2014 Tufts University
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Tufts researchers investigate stress as a potential cause of periodontal disease • Το άγχος ως πιθανό αίτιο της περιοδοντικής νόσου, εξετάζεται από ερευνητές στο πανεπιστήμιο Tufts ...
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Over the past 10 years, Scopus has established itself as a leading abstract and indexing database for researchers pursuing the latest scientific breakthroughs. For many, Scopus is their first choice for a global view on the world of research. Take a look…
Over the past 10 years, Scopus has established itself as a leading abstract and indexing database for researchers pursuing the latest scientific breakthroughs. For many, Scopus is their first choic...
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Natural selection can favour ‘irrational’ behaviour
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Abstract Understanding decisions is the fundamental aim of the behavioural sciences. The theory of rational choice is based on axiomatic pri

Organic synthesis: the art and science of replicating the molecules of l...
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Abstract Synthetic organic chemists have the power to replicate some of the most intriguing molecules of living nature in the laboratory and

Pelvic girdle and fin of Tiktaalik roseae
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Significance. The earliest tetrapods have robust limbs, particularly hind limbs that are enlarged and supported by a number of modifications

2013: Year in Review
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2013 was an eventful year, and National Geographic was there to cover it. This first-ever Year in Review offers a look back at our multimedi

Stress, Antidepressants and Cardiovascular Function
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There is increased interest in the relationship between mood and anxiety disorders and cardiovascular function. Presence of depression appea

Λύκος - Wolf...
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Inkfish: Ants Reveal How to Build a Tunnel You Can't Fall Down
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It's hard to keep your footing in a steep tunnel made of loose dirt while others are scrambling around and over your body. Harder still in p

Inkfish: What's the Point of Making This Face When We're Scared?
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If cartoonists ever pause in their sketching to ponder human evolution, they must feel grateful to the forces that shaped our fear expressio

Περί Αλός: ΜΙΚΡΑ ΣΚΑΦΗ ΜΙΑΣ ΜΕΓΑΛΗΣ ΝΑΥΤΙΛΙΑΣ ΤΗΣ ΙΘΑΚΗΣ ΣΤΙΣ ΑΡΧΕΣ ΤΟΥ ...
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The Quantum World Only Partially Melts
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At the Vienna University of Technology, the transition of quantum systems towards thermal equilibrium has been investigated. Scientists have

Your brain on pseudoscience
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An intellectual pestilence is upon us. Shop shelves groan with books purporting to explain, through snazzy brain-imaging studies, not only h

Περί Αλός: ΤΑ ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΑ ΥΠΕΡΩΚΕΑΝΙΑ
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Το ελληνικό μεταναστευτικό κύμα προς την Αμερική έως το 1907, οπότε ιδρύθηκε η πρώτη ελληνική ωκεανοπόρος επιβατική γραμμή, το διακινούσαν ξ

Constellation Eridanus And NGC 1187: A Blue Whirlpool In The River
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Constellation Eridanus And NGC 1187: A Blue Whirlpool In The River By News Staff | August 1st 2012 05:00 AM NGC 1187, a spiral galaxy about

Your brain on pseudoscience
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An intellectual pestilence is upon us. Shop shelves groan with books purporting to explain, through snazzy brain-imaging studies, not only h

The Biological Internet
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“Effectively, we’ve separated the message from the channel. We can now send any DNA message we want to specific cells within a complex micro

Έργα τέχνης πάνω στο γυναικείο σώμα « Περιπλανώμενος
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Η «καυτή» τέχνη του ταλαντούχου Κρεγκ Τρέισι. Λέγεται συχνά ότι η γυναικεία μορφή αποτελεί από μόνη της ένα έργο τέχνης, και αυτό επιβεβαιών

Programmable DNA Scissors Found for Bacterial Immune System « Berkeley L...
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Programmable DNA Scissors Found for Bacterial Immune System Discovery Could Lead to Editing Tool for Genomes JUNE 28, 2012 | Lynn Yarris Gen

New Fossils Put Face on Mysterious Human Ancestor – ScienceNOW
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New Fossils Put Face on Mysterious Human Ancestor by Ann Gibbons on 8 August 2012, 1:00 PM After 40 years of searching, researchers can fina

Newly found Mayan calendar
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The room is part of a large complex of Mayan ruins in the rain forest at Xultun in northeastern Guatemala. The walls also contain portraits

Science Shots : ants, Orion nebula, heat to energy, sea lions, sea urchin
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Science Shots : ants, Orion nebula, heat to energy, sea lions, sea urchin