Feed aggregator

Pluto spacecraft temporarily loses contact with Earth

news@nature - 2 hours 1 min ago

NASA works to recover probe less than 10 days before it reaches the dwarf planet.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17919

How BP’s $18.7-billion oil-spill settlement could help the Gulf of Mexico

news@nature - 2 hours 1 min ago

Marine scientist Don Boesch on the fight to restore ecosystems damaged by the Deepwater Horizon disaster.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17911

Airborne spiders can sail on seas

news@nature - 2 hours 1 min ago

Water is no barrier to flying arachnids’ dispersal.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17906

China pledges to curb emissions 

news@nature - 2 hours 1 min ago

Analysts are hopeful that the country's commitment to decarbonize its economy will allow emissions to peak before 2030.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17897

Ultrasound fingerprint scanners amplify security

news@nature - 2 hours 1 min ago

Acoustic waves offer 3D print mapping for phones and computers.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17904

Greek scientists lose access to digital journals

news@nature - 2 hours 1 min ago

The country's economic crisis is hitting researchers hard.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17908

BP agrees to pay US$18.7 billion to settle Deepwater Horizon oil-spill claims

news@nature - 2 hours 1 min ago

Deal announced today would end civil lawsuits by US federal and state governments.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17907

US vaccine researcher sentenced to prison for fraud

news@nature - 2 hours 1 min ago

The case of Dong-Pyou Han illustrates the uneven nature of penalties for scientific misconduct.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17660

The week in science: 26 June–2 July 2015

news@nature - 2 hours 1 min ago

A five-year window for combating AIDS; lions return to Rwanda’s verdant hills; and supply run to space station fails as rocket explodes.

Nature 523 10 doi: 10.1038/523010a

Plant collections left in the cold by cuts

news@nature - 2 hours 1 min ago

North America’s herbaria wilt under pressure for space and cash.

Nature 523 16 doi: 10.1038/523016a

SpaceX rocket failure threatens support for commercial spaceflight

news@nature - 2 hours 1 min ago

The destruction of an unmanned rocket on Sunday comes at a tricky time for NASA and the International Space Station.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17895

Machine ethics: The robot’s dilemma

news@nature - 2 hours 1 min ago

Working out how to build ethical robots is one of the thorniest challenges in artificial intelligence.

Nature 523 24 doi: 10.1038/523024a

Europe braces for more climate litigation

news@nature - 2 hours 1 min ago

Dutch order to cut emissions opens door for citizens' lawsuits elsewhere.

Nature 523 18 doi: 10.1038/523018a

Super-muscly pigs created by small genetic tweak

news@nature - 2 hours 1 min ago

Researchers hope the genetically engineered animals will speed past regulators.

Nature 523 13 doi: 10.1038/523013a

Researchers pin down risks of low-dose radiation

news@nature - 4 hours 1 min ago

Large study of nuclear workers shows that even tiny doses slightly boost risk of leukaemia.

Nature 523 17 doi: 10.1038/523017a

Doc Shortages, Better Bedside Manner: Healthcare Career Insights

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Fri, 07/03/2015 - 5:00pm
(MedPage Today) -- Must reads about the latest news and trends in healthcare careers

Study Predicts Huge Toll of Hep C Drugs on Calif. Budget

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Fri, 07/03/2015 - 4:00pm
(MedPage Today) -- Cost estimates range from $512 million to $5.1 billion

Genes Not Responsible for Migraine-Heart Disease Link (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Fri, 07/03/2015 - 3:00pm
(MedPage Today) -- Migraine without aura actually shares cardioprotective gene variants

Body Size Not a Factor in Ovarian Ca Dosing (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Fri, 07/03/2015 - 2:00pm
(MedPage Today) -- Relative dose intensity had stronger link to survival
Syndicate content