Visual-recognition software reveals host birds' strategies for spotting an intruder in the nest.
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Anne Glover says that better access to evidence helps policy-makers to make informed choices.
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Study suggests effects of climate change will slow air circulation around the world.
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Suspense mounts as mission team gets ready to publish results of first Moon surface observations since 1976.
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Astronomers publish results with clarification note as more questions are raised.
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Despite their differing colourings, carrion crows and hooded crows are almost identical genetically.
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Researchers express hope that UCLA case will spur safety improvements.
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Skulls from rich human-fossil site suggest that the species evolved feature by feature.
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Studies in mice hint at a dark side of sunbathing.
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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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