Thinking of space and time as a liquid might help reconcile quantum mechanics and relativity.
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Making early-career scientists change institutions frequently is disruptive and — with modern technology — unnecessary, says Russell Garwood.
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The week in science: Chile axes giant hydroelectric dams; calls to dismantle RIKEN’s centre for developmental biology; and Europe’s medicines agency frees data on drug trials.
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Acacia analysis reveals globetrotting seed trekked 18,000 kilometres from Hawaii to Réunion.
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Members of the US National Academy of Sciences have long enjoyed a privileged path to publication in the body's prominent house journal. Meet the scientists who use it most heavily.
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Cold rubidium atoms provide fresh approach to measuring Newton's big G .
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Digital-photo software promises to offer unprecedented access to artefacts and sites.
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Launch date for cohort study set to be delayed as data problems are identified.
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Critics question ethics of allowing pregnant women to receive treatment that falls below the standard in their country.
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Funding agency aims to affirm best practice with independent checks on research methods.
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Cells purportedly made with 'STAP' method came from the wrong mice, tests show.
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Researchers are exploring unconventional sources of fresh water to quench the globe's growing thirst.
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New global clinical trial aims to replicate the mysterious 'Mississippi baby' success.
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Physicists propose harnessing 'quantum entanglement' to surpass accuracy of any single atomic clock.
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Effectiveness of animal 'chastity' mechanism also depends on size.
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EMA promises increased transparency but will not release anonymized data on individual patients.
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Blogging about his disability propelled Pablo Echenique into an unplanned career in the European Parliament.
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Metabolic analysis suggests they could regulate body temperature, but only to a point.
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