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Celebrating the birth of the modern computer

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Scientists are celebrating the birth 70 years ago of a machine that kick-started the modern computer age.

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Boring barnacles prefer the shallow life on coral reefs

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Scientists have quantified how barnacles infest stony coral over a variety of conditions and reduce calcium carbonate on reefs. Coral reefs harbor diverse marine life and help prevent coastal erosion.

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Discovery of 12-sided silica cages

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Scientists report the discovery of 10-nanometer, individual, self-assembled dodecahedral structures -- 12-sided silica cages that could have applications in mesoscale material assembly, as well as medical diagnosis and therapeutics.

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How physics explains the evolution of social organization

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A scientist says the natural evolution of social organizations into larger and more complex communities exhibiting distinct hierarchies can be predicted from the same law of physics that gives rise to tree branches and river deltas -- a concept called the constructal law.

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The world's tiniest first responders

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Amid the rise of CRISPR and genome editing, scientists are still learning more about DNA repair and its significance in aging and diseases such as cancer.

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Learning about the Himalayas using Mars technology

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he Himalayan Range includes some of the youngest and most spectacular mountains on Earth, but the rugged landscape that lends it the striking beauty for which it is known can also keep scientists from fully understanding how these mountains formed.

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Scientists calculate impact of China's ban on plastic waste imports

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Scientists have calculated the potential global impact of China's ban on plastic waste imports and how this policy might affect efforts to reduce the amount of plastic waste entering the world's landfills and natural environment.

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A case of 'kiss and tell': Chromosomal kissing gets less elusive

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Chromosomes occupy different territories in the nucleus; their arrangement and communication with each other is still poorly understood. Scientists publish findings about structural chromosomal aberrations which have an effect on genome organization (chromosomal kissing) and disease progression.

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Planned movements and spontaneous reactions are processed differently in the brain

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Scientists have been able to show in their recently published study of two rhesus monkeys that planned and spontaneous gripping movements have the same brain activity during the movement but that the preceded brain activity differs.

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Scientists unravel DNA code behind rare neurologic disease

Added: 21.06.2018 5:09 | 6 views | 0 comments

Scientists conducting one of the largest full DNA analyses of a rare disease have identified a gene mutation associated with a perplexing brain condition that blinds and paralyzes patients.

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