A flat budget is one of several possible outcomes that worry researchers.
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Social media is shaking up how scientists talk about gender issues.
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Chemical traces of honeybee products discovered on Neolithic pottery from Europe to the Middle East.
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Gene-editing technologies have breathed life into the languishing field of xenotransplantation.
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Company matches American Heart Association for a $50-million grant to a single coronary-artery-disease project.
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Outbreaks of meningitis A have all but vanished from sub-Saharan Africa, but health officials worry that the bacteria could return.
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High-level panel includes outgoing head of CERN, Europe's particle-physics laboratory.
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Newfound world could belong to rare group of distant dwellers far beyond Pluto.
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Departure of long-term advocate adds to woes of the financially troubled radio telescope.
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Multimillion-dollar Breakthrough awards announce winners in physics, life sciences and mathematics.
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Markets beat opinion polls in predicting which studies will be replicated successfully.
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New Horizons mission spots a pair of mountains with deep pits at their centres.
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Layers of water-absorbing material fold into origami-inspired shapes.
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Consultation document may presage shake-up to way that UK science is funded.
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Getting to the ice is half the battle.
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US President Barack Obama rejects pipeline to transport oil from Canada's tar sands to refineries along the Gulf of Mexico.
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Leading Chinese university dismisses researcher accused of breaking a collaboration agreement.
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One year-old girl treated as plans to inject DNA-cutting technology directly into patients' bodies take shape.
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Probe visits geyser in space, China ends one child policy, and more woe for Volkswagen.
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