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US genomics lead being lost to China

17 September 2014  News and Analysis

NIH senior leaders are sounding the alarm bells, saying the US's pre-eminence in genomics research is under threat


Blaze destroys Nottingham sustainable chemistry lab

16 September 2014 News and Analysis

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The cause of the fire that destroyed the £20 million centre that was still under construction is unknown

Computer simulations point to formamide as prebiotic intermediate in ‘Miller’ mixtures

16 September 2014 News and Analysis

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Electric field may have provided more than just energy for primordial chemistry

Ozone layer no longer thinning

16 September 2014 News and Analysis

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UN Environment Programme's latest research finds ozone layer is thickening in places

US bid to control power plant emissions challenged  

Republican governors from 15 fossil fuel-heavy states claim CO2 rules on shaky ...

Coated nanoparticles show Alzheimer's promise  

Gold nanoparticles functionalised with amino acid polymer inhibit the growth of amyloid fi...

Juncker names new science commissioner  

Portuguese secretary of state Carlos Moedas will be the next European commissioner for res...

NIH audit turns up plague bacteria and ricin  

US biomedical research facility turns up five potentially harmful infectious agents inappr...

First flexible graphene display paves the way for folding electronics  

Team behind the bendy e-reader display hope to have a full colour graphene-based smartphon...


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