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Malaria vaccine approval first marred by efficacy question mark

29 July 2015  News and Analysis

Low protection rates in trials and uncertainty over cost-effectiveness leave vaccine's future up in the air


US government science institute's one time police chief linked to campus meth lab

31 July 2015 News and Analysis

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Explosion injuring a member of the National Institute of Standards and Technology's security force uncovered methamphetamine ...

Big business backs White House on climate change

30 July 2015 News and Analysis

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Top US companies including Google, Apple and Coca-Cola pledge at least $140 billion in new low-carbon investments

Switzerland R&D spending falls after Horizon 2020 cash freeze

29 July 2015 News and Analysis

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Referendum vote to limit EU immigration has led to national research spending being cuts of 7%

New Horizons sees red over Pluto’s atmosphere  

Reaction of methane breakdown products are responsible for the dwarf planet’s rosy hue

US government uncovers safety failings at nuclear lab  

Los Alamos National Laboratory’s safety culture put under the microscope by Department o...

EU bans endocrine disruptor from textile imports  

Activists celebrate ban on imported clothing containing nonylphenol ethoxylates after long...

Controversial pesticide ban temporarily lifted in UK  

Two neonicotinoid pesticides permitted by the UK following Farmers Union application

FDA reverses debarment of one of its ex-chemists  

US Food and Drug Administration lifts ban on chemist who worked at the agency, more than 2...


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