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Mysteries of turbulence unravelled

news@nature - 5 min 48 sec ago

Simulations follow how swirls in a fluid transfer and dissipate energy.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.22474

Martian weather kicks into high gear at night

news@nature - 5 min 48 sec ago

Sundown sparks blustery snowstorms in the Red Planet’s lower atmosphere.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.22476

US government disbands climate-science advisory committee

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Panel sought to help businesses and state and local governments prepare for the effects of global warming.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.22484

Theft of South African relics riles researchers

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Efforts to relocate artefacts to sites of origin could stall after gold robbery at national park.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.22479

Anglers' online boasts reveal illegal shark hunting

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Researchers fear sport fishing is a serious threat to endangered species — but study of Internet forum also finds awareness of environmental issues.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.22475

Supernova’s messy birth casts doubt on reliability of astronomical yardstick

news@nature - 5 min 48 sec ago

Brightness of exploding stars may vary more than researchers realized.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.22066

Opioid emergency, climate language and a frozen fruit cake

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The week in science: 11–17 August 2017.

Nature 548 264 doi: 10.1038/548264a

California scientists push to create massive climate-research programme

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Effort backed by the state’s flagship universities comes as US President Donald Trump shrugs off global warming.

Nature 548 267 doi: 10.1038/548267a

China’s embrace of embryo selection raises thorny questions

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Fertility centres are making a massive push to increase preimplantation genetic diagnosis in a bid to eradicate certain diseases.

Nature 548 272 doi: 10.1038/548272a

China launches brain-imaging factory

news@nature - 5 min 48 sec ago

Hub aims to make industrial-scale high-resolution brain mapping a standard tool for neuroscience

Nature 548 268 doi: 10.1038/548268a

Why 14 ecology labs teamed up to watch grass grow

news@nature - 5 min 48 sec ago

Multi-lab efforts point the way to shoring up the reliability of field studies.

Nature 548 271 doi: 10.1038/548271a

A little democracy could go a long way

news@nature - 5 min 48 sec ago

The Middle East is freezing out Qatar. A science academy could help — and would set an important precedent for the region, says Ehsan Masood.

Nature 548 261 doi: 10.1038/548261a

Ecologists protest Australia’s plans to cut funding for environment-monitoring network

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Scientists say the move will reduce the country’s capacity to predict future ecosystem changes.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.22453

Artificial intelligence identifies plant species for science

news@nature - 5 min 48 sec ago

Deep-learning methods successfully classify thousands of herbarium samples.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.22442

Stop hoarding ancient bones, plead archaeologists

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Scientists call for wider access to rare samples rich in DNA.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.22445

Two-Doc Couples: How Does Having Kids Affect Work Hours?

Headlines from MedPage Today® - 5 hours 4 min ago
(MedPage Today) -- Things haven't changed much (but why not?) wonders Perry Wilson, MD

Lower SBP Target for Blacks May Offer Cognitive Benefits (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - 5 hours 26 min ago
(MedPage Today) -- Most protection found with levels of 120 mm Hg or lower

Mastery in Diabetes Management: Doxycycline Treatment for Insulin Resistance (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - 6 hours 26 min ago
(MedPage Today) -- Erjola Balliu, MD, on how doxycycline treatment may have a significant improvement in two glucose metabolism parameters

Mastery in Diabetes Management: HbA1c's Role in Diabetes Readmission (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - 7 hours 26 min ago
(MedPage Today) -- Hirva Bakeri, MD, MS, on how HbA1c levels were not predictive of 30-day hospital readmissions

CMS Plans to Cut CV Initiatives; ESC vs Terrorism; New Endo Devices

Headlines from MedPage Today® - 8 hours 26 min ago
(MedPage Today) -- Recent developments of interest in cardiovascular medicine
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