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  1. News - World - SCIENCE

    Scientists try captive approach to fighting invasive lionfish

    Posted Apr 18th 2014, 10:08pm by AP

    ... of the researchers and the director of the University of Florida's School of Natural Resources and Environment. He said the study suggested that sharks and groupers "have the capacity to learn ...

  2. News - Asia - SCIENCE

    Japanese scientist calls for his stem cell ‘breakthrough’ to be withdrawn

    Posted Mar 11th 2014, 10:52pm by Reuters

    ... in Japan after she spoke to science reporters all over the world about her findings. The Japanese researchers, joined by others from Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School ...

  3. News - World - SCIENCE

    US students scoop US$75,000 prize money for Titan Arm robotic design

    Posted Dec 11th 2013, 08:48pm by AP

    ... more and more motivated," said Parrotta, now in graduate school at the university. Parrotta and classmates Elizabeth Beattie, Nick McGill and Niko Vladimirov set out to develop ...

  4. News - World - SCIENCE

    German scientists discover 'dangerous' fifth kind of boredom

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

    ... the newly discovered category- which they labelled "apathetic boredom"- was quite common among high school students, according to the study, published this week in the journal Motivation ... or use drugs. Bored children are more likely to drop out of school. Studies have also linked boredom with stress and other health problems. "Given the high frequency of boredom in various ...

  5. News - World - SCIENCE

    Scientists claim medicinal marijuana can be used without getting high

    Posted Nov 22nd 2013, 09:23pm by NYT

    ... of medicinal indications. The researchers, from Louisiana State University's School of Medicine, conducted a series of experiments on cells in the lab and in mice. To demonstrate the buzz-killing ...

  6. News - World - SCIENCE

    People who do most housework are largest, study says

    Posted Oct 21st 2013, 04:09am by The Guardian

    ... defended everyday tasks as genuinely useful. He said: "From an individual perspective, physical activities such as housework, doing the shopping and walking to collect children from school ...

  7. Lifestyle - Books - SCIENCE

    Book review: Silent Witnesses, by Nigel McCrery

    Posted Sep 22nd 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... are interesting from a sociological point of view. Before easy divorce, for example, arsenic was a common method used by wives wishing to get rid of unwanted husbands, with all-women "schools ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - SCIENCE

    Forget the Swiss Army Knife, here comes the iKnife

    Posted Aug 20th 2013, 12:00am by Emily Tsang

    ... biochemical difference between a primary or secondary tumour, it should be easier telling the difference between horse meat and beef "We already know that the technology works," said team member Professor Jeremy Nicholson, who was in Hong Kong to attend a medical conference. "If it can tell a very small biochemical difference between a primary or secondary tumour, it should ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - SCIENCE

    Space camp shoots dreams into orbit

    Posted Aug 13th 2013, 12:00am by Andrea Chen

    ... critical and independent thinking skills. She was pleased to see that over the past couple of years more of the outstanding performers did not attend elite international schools. "In the past, almost all of those who got selected were from the few well-known elite schools," Chea said. "We are happy to see a diversity [of schools] this year." The sponsor covered expenses, ...

  10. News - World - SCIENCE

    Huge viruses, dubbed Pandoraviruses, may be new life form

    Posted Jul 20th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Pandoraviruses come from a different family than previously known giant viruses, said researchers Jean-Michel Claverie, a professor at the school of medicine at Aix-Marseille University, and Chantal ...




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