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  1. News - World - SCIENCE

    Chinese scientists develop what they say are tougher synthetic diamonds

    Posted Jun 12th 2014, 09:13pm by MCT

    ... the study. But others are not so sure. Dr Natalia Dubrovinskaia, a crystallographer at the University of Bayreuth in Germany, questioned the logic of testing something that is supposedly harder than ...

  2. Lifestyle - Books - SCIENCE

    Book review: Neanderthal Man, by Svante Paabo

    Posted Apr 27th 2014, 05:49pm by GDN

    ... Peter Forbes Neanderthal Man: In Search of Lost Genomes by Svante Paabo Basic Books 4 stars Peter Forbes Swedish geneticist Svante Paabo is rewriting the story of human evolution. From 1856, when the first Neanderthal skeleton was discovered in the Neander Valley in Germany, to the dawn of the 21st century, the map of our origins had to be pieced together entirely from ...

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    EU survey finds its bees in far better shape than was feared

    Posted Apr 08th 2014, 08:42pm by Reuters

    ... as neonicotinoids, suspected of harming bees. They are produced mainly by Germany's Bayer and Switzerland's Syngenta. ...

  4. News - World - SCIENCE

    Science journal publisher Springer to take down ‘nonsense’ papers

    Posted Feb 28th 2014, 09:18pm by AFP

    ... said on Thursday. "We are in the process of taking down the papers as quickly as possible," the Germany-based publisher said in a statement. "This means ...

  5. News - World - SCIENCE

    German scientists discover 'dangerous' fifth kind of boredom

    Posted Nov 20th 2013, 09:09pm by NYT

    ... interesting than scientists had thought. A new study of students in Germany reveals that there are five distinct types of boredom. That's one more than researchers had expected. What's more, ... on this specific emotion," the researchers wrote in their study. Thomas Goetz, a professor of empirical educational research at the University of Konstanz in Germany, and his colleagues recruited two ...

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    Scientists find 400,000-year-old DNA clue to human origins

    Posted Dec 05th 2013, 10:41pm by NYT

    ... Anthropology in Leipzig, Germany, and a co-author of the new study. Hints at new hidden complexities in the human story came from a 400,000-year-old femur found in a cave in Spain called Sima de los ...

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    Lonely planet found floating without star in space

    Posted Oct 10th 2013, 04:50pm by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... into the inner workings of gas-giant planets like Jupiter shortly after their birth,” said co-author Niall Deacon of the Max Planck Institute for Astronomy in Germany. ...

  8. Lifestyle - Books - SCIENCE

    Book review: The Compatibility Gene, by Daniel M. Davis

    Posted Sep 29th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... immune profile, he was told "just don't get ill" - his matches were in Germany and the US. Guardian News & Media ...

  9. News - World - SCIENCE

    European men grew 11cm taller over the past century, says study

    Posted Sep 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... the Scandinavian countries, Netherlands, Austria, Belgium and Germany- there was a "distinct quickening" in the pace of advance in the period spanning the two world wars and the Great Depression. ...

  10. News - China - SCIENCE

    Oldest-ever tiny primate discovered in China’s Hubei province

    Posted Jun 06th 2013, 09:50am by AFP

    ... Darwinius and Notharctus, respectively found in Messel, Germany and in Bridger Basin, Wyoming – by seven million years. Archicebus is important because it lived close to the time when primates ...




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