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Intergalactic wind

The answer is in the intergalactic wind

Astronomers have observed the first direct evidence that an intergalactic “wind” is stripping galaxies of star-forming gas as they fall into clusters of galaxies.

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Gee-whiz science yields high res climate models

A climate scientist has used the powerful supercomputers at Berkeley Laboratory to carry out ‘gee-whiz science’, producing high resolution models predicting extreme storms caused by climate change.

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Mary Rose dog male, not female

The smallest member of the crew on board the Mary Rose – a dog named Hatch – was a he and not a she as previously believed.

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Philae finds organics on comet

Philae detected organic molecules on the surface of comet 67P before it went into hibernation scientists have confirmed.

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Smart drugs impair the healthy

Smart drugs won’t make smart people smarter suggests new research from the University of Nottingham; instead it could impair their performance.

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Making the most of waste

Waste can be a goldmine and laboratory testing is the best way to take advantage of this, but –...

Glove H&S

Getting a handle on the right gloves

Nick Gardner explores hand protection and chemical hazards in molecular biology

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The dark side of ozone recovery

A recent statement by UNEP/WMO has claimed the size of the ozone hole is...

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TB or not TB? How NGS will win the battle against drug-resistance

The stats on TB are deeply worrying: one–third of the world’s current...

proteomics map

A quartet of proteomic surprises…

The draft map of the Human proteome is just the beginning of our...

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‘Green Jujitsu’ – the key to sustainability?

The pressure for laboratories to be sustainable is becoming ever stronger –...

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The ‘omics’ revolution

The ‘omics’ revolution that has taken place in biology over the last few decades promises to yield so much. Yet undoubtedly we will have to wait a while before this promise is kept.

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