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Science Cafe Concord to tackle wild changes to treatment of all types of cancer - Concord Monitor


Concord Monitor

Science Cafe Concord to tackle wild changes to treatment of all types of cancer
Concord Monitor
The standard of care was to put him on a chemotherapy regimen, knowing that makes his projected one year of life not a quality one,” said Eck, who will be a panelist at tonight's Science Cafe Concord discussing the current and future state of cancer ...

21st century investments in science and education will ensure our ability to compete - The Hill


The Hill

21st century investments in science and education will ensure our ability to compete
The Hill
This month, a distinguished group of scientists were recognized with Nobel Prizes for their outstanding research in physiology or medicine, physics, chemistry, and economics. We should celebrate their achievements and congratulate them for their ...

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Some faiths more likely to turn to religion for answers to science - Phys.Org


Some faiths more likely to turn to religion for answers to science
Phys.Org
When it comes to seeking answers to questions about science, evangelical and black Protestants and Mormons are more likely than the general population to turn to religion, according to a new study by researchers from Rice University's Religion and ...

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Proposed New Mexico science standards omit global warming - ABC News


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Proposed New Mexico science standards omit global warming
ABC News
William Pockman (seated at table), a professor and chairman of the biology department at the University of New Mexico, speaks at a public hearing Monday, Oct. 16, 2017, in Santa Fe, N.M. Pockman said proposed state revisions to science standards for ...
Hundreds protest proposed changes to NM science curriculum KRQE News 13
Hundreds protest controversial science proposal KOAT Albuquerque
Scores decry 'dishonesty' behind new science standards Santa Fe New Mexican
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Why wolves are better team players than dogs | Science | AAAS - Science Magazine


Science Magazine

Why wolves are better team players than dogs | Science | AAAS
Science Magazine
Dogs may be social butterflies, but wolves are top dog when it comes to working together as a team. That's because unlike dogs, wolves haven't evolved to ...
'Big, bad wolf' image flawed - scientists - BBC News BBC News

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Science world ignores politics, preps for lunar space station - Dayton Daily News


Dayton Daily News

Science world ignores politics, preps for lunar space station
Dayton Daily News
Despite our political discourse and the unnecessary politicization of science, the science community continues to work together for a better and brighter world with new, exciting adventures for exploration and study. This gives me great optimism for ...
Lunar Scientists Want to Hitch a Ride on America's Next Moonshot WIRED

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Trump's UNESCO exit draws critics, but will have little immediate impact - Science Magazine


Science Magazine

Trump's UNESCO exit draws critics, but will have little immediate impact
Science Magazine
The decision—which is not expected to cause major disruptions in UNESCO's science programs—comes roughly 6 years after the United States stopped contributing funds to the organization because of its recognition of Palestine, and 4 years after the ...

5 of the Biggest Questions That Science Can't Answer Yet - Big Think


Big Think

5 of the Biggest Questions That Science Can't Answer Yet
Big Think
Science is one of the greatest tools for expanding understanding that mankind ever devised. While it's reasonable to trust that science will eventually answer our unsolved questions, assuming that it has all of the answers right now is not. Here, we ...

Scientists witness huge cosmic crash, find origins of gold - Chicago Tribune


Chicago Tribune

Scientists witness huge cosmic crash, find origins of gold
Chicago Tribune
Measurements of the light and other energy emanating from the crash have helped scientists explain how planet-killing gamma ray bursts are born, how fast the universe is expanding, and where heavy elements like platinum and gold come from.

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Merging neutron stars generate gravitational waves and a celestial light show - Science Magazine


Science Magazine

Merging neutron stars generate gravitational waves and a celestial light show
Science Magazine
Within days, other scientists and journalists knew the outlines of the discovery, and the LIGO and Virgo teams struggled to keep a lid on the news until today's press event. That was no easy task, given the fact that astronomers tend to work in small ...
Neutron star collision showers the universe with a wealth of discoveries Science News
Live Blog: The Huge Gravitational Wave Discovery We've Been Waiting For Is Here ScienceAlert
Scientists detect gravitational waves from a new kind of nova, sparking a new era in astronomy Washington Post
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