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image: Obama Protects Huge Swath of Pacific Ocean

Obama Protects Huge Swath of Pacific Ocean

By | September 26, 2014

The president exercises his authority to expand an existing marine reserve, making it the largest in the world.

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image: Recruiting Anthrax to Oncology

Recruiting Anthrax to Oncology

By | September 26, 2014

In the latest development in trying to use Bacillus anthracis to kill cancer, researchers send “antibody mimics” inside tumor cells.

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image: Week in Review: September 22–26

Week in Review: September 22–26

By | September 26, 2014

Assessing PubPeer’s legal threat; how lengthy ICU stays impact the gut microbiome; gene links exercise to reduced depression risk; epigenetics of innate immunity; Ebola updates

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image: <em>TS</em> Picks: September 26, 2014

TS Picks: September 26, 2014

By | September 26, 2014

Human activity and biodiversity; biomarkers of surgery recovery; “vacant lot” ecology

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image: Dangerous Research Regs Released

Dangerous Research Regs Released

By | September 25, 2014

The US government releases its policy on so-called dual-use research involving dangerous pathogens that could be used for biological terrorist attacks.

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image: <em>TS</em> Picks: September 25, 2014

TS Picks: September 25, 2014

By | September 25, 2014

Charting ZMapp’s development; CRISPR and antibiotic resistance; NIH funding “hangover”

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image: NIH Funds to Tackle Sex Bias in Research

NIH Funds to Tackle Sex Bias in Research

By | September 25, 2014

The awards will allow grantees to address sex differences in both preclinical and clinical studies.

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image: Cave-dwelling Fish Fail to Keep Time

Cave-dwelling Fish Fail to Keep Time

By | September 25, 2014

Tetra fish adapted to extreme darkness lose circadian metabolic rhythms to conserve energy, according to a study. 

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image: Thomson Reuters Predicts Nobelists

Thomson Reuters Predicts Nobelists

By | September 25, 2014

Using citation statistics, the firm forecasts which researchers are likely to take home science’s top honors this year.

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image: Joining Forces

Joining Forces

By | September 24, 2014

Bioengineers combine mussel and bacterial proteins to make waterproof glue.

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