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Opinion: Gulf science sputters

By | March 16, 2011

One year after BP's Deepwater Horizon (DWH) oil platform exploded and sent millions of gallons of crude gushing into the Gulf of Mexico, researching the disaster's ecological impact remains difficult

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Sperm mystery solved

By | March 16, 2011

Scientists identify the channel by which progesterone activates sperm to swim toward an egg

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Manipulative mosquito semen

By | March 15, 2011

Proteins transferred to female mosquitoes during copulation affect their behavior, and provide potential targets for disease control

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Top 7 in biochemistry

By | March 15, 2011

A snapshot of the most highly ranked articles in biochemistry and related areas, from Faculty of 1000

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Gut bugs to lungs' rescue

By | March 14, 2011

Commensal microbes in the gut may help combat the flu virus in the lungs

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Bee College

By | March 11, 2011

Beekeepers gather at the University of Florida this weekend to learn tricks of the trade

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Suffrage, art and science

By | March 11, 2011

An artful event hosted by the UK's Medical Research Council celebrates the role of women in research

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Biophysics meeting roundup

By | March 10, 2011

Check out some highlights from this year's meeting of the Biophysical Society, held earlier this week

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News in a nutshell

By | March 10, 2011

Virologist reinstated; doc required for genetic tests; artificial airway patient is well

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Unexpected slime mold complexity

By | March 10, 2011

When these single-celled organisms congregate into multicellular stalks, they grow a tissue once thought to be unique to multicellular animals

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