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In areas where left-wing opinions contradict scientific evidence, there's an unfortunate tendency to suggest that such scientific research is morally problematic. This speaks to a common trope on the left: their views aren't simply accurate, but moral. Though those on the left are quick to point to right-wing ...
A philanthropy started by facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan has awarded a $5.5 million grant to UMass Amherst's Center for Data science to create a free tool that would make millions of published scientific and medical findings easily accessible to researchers worldwide.

QINGDAO, Jan. 17 (Xinhua) -- The Ocean University of China said its new deep ocean scientific research ship Dongfanghong No. 3 was launched Tuesday in Shanghai. The 103-meter-long and 18-meter-wide research ship with a tonnage of 5,800 tonnes has a maximum speed of 15 knots. The vessel will ...
Beijing, Jan. 16 (Xinhua) -- Chinese research ship Kexue will conduct research from January to February in waters under The Philippines jurisdiction, a Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Tuesday. According to media reports, the Philippine presidential palace announced that Philippine ...
Lahore: Punjab Higher education Commission (PHEC) Chairman Prof Nizamuddin has said that people's social problems would not be resolved and Kasur-like incidents could not be prevented unless there is scientific research on social issues. He said this while addressing a meeting of heads of ...
U.S. Attorney for Massachusetts Andrew Lelling's recent response to a federal policy change reversing the Obama-era Cole Memo is sending shock waves through the legal marijuana industry. Lelling said that state law would not shield large-scale cultivation and distribution operations from prosecution ...

MINSK, 11 January (BelTA) - Plans have been made to improve approaches to the organization and financing of scientific research and innovation efforts in ... The resolution sketches out measures designed to gradually build an intellectual economy and further advance scientific research, R&D, and ...
Prof. Brisken is a brilliant researcher in the biomedical field, in which she has managed to affirm herself in prestigious research institutions in the United States, Germany and Switzerland, where she is internationally recognized for her work on the endocrine control of the development of the mammary gland ...
Researchers at Duke University had a very busy 2017, contributing some of the years most important and notable research findings. These findings include how quantum encryption could help build a more secure Internet, that the human brain isn't alone in using a lot of energy, and that increased brain ...
Global Thioglycolic Acid market Research Report 2017 to 2022 presents an in-depth assessment of the Thioglycolic Acid including enabling technologies, key trends, market drivers, challenges, standardization, regulatory landscape, deployment models, operator case studies, opportunities, future roadmap ...
In terms of purchasing power parity, India's spending on scientific research went up 20 per cent from $40.2 billion in 2009-10 to $50.3 billion in 2014-15. It was estimated to go up to $55 billion in 2016-17. India's per capita R&D expenditure, on the other hand, has increased to ₹659 ($10.8) in 2014-15 from ...
As 2017 has come to a close, we can look back and remark on the many great achievements that came out from the year. Consistently ranked as one of the best universities for research and college education, the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) has accomplished many important pieces of ...
Top cutting-edge research projects can generate large numbers of jobs in Ireland, said Prof. Ferguson, who is chief scientific advisor to the government. A number of measures to promote gender equality in scientific research in Ireland led to the percentage of female heads of projects rising from 19pc to ...
In the 150 years since the Meiji Restoration, progress in science and technology has been one of the key driving forces behind Japan's modernization. Today, however, the overall prospect of the nation's scientific research isn't all that promising. While rapid progress is being made in computer science and ...
He said he plans to establish a youth support fund to encourage more young people to engage in scientific research. Wang, born in 1935 in Jilin City of Jilin Province, graduated from the PLA Military Institute of engineering in 1960. A well-known scientist, he also spearheaded the civil-military integration of ...
2017 was a big year for the University of British Columbia, which conducted some extremely interesting and groundbreaking research over the course of the year. The research done at the university covered everything from developing earthquake-resistant concrete to how to be happier. Let's take a closer ...
Every year brings new opportunities for researchers to explore and uncover new breakthroughs. These research are the culmination of previous work done that helped to inspire us to explore new ideas. A perfect example of that would be the work done by Joachim Frank, a biophysicist at Columbia ...

He added that the ISS agreed to hold this conference particularly because Morocco "enjoys a high level of credibility in the field of scientific research and space exploration." The contact was held as part of the Amateur Radio program on the international space station (ARISS), in partnership with KSF ...
A high-tech floating laboratory that has just finished probing New Zealand's largest earthquake fault is now sailing to Antarctica to drill kilometres deep into ice sheets for critical climate change clues. International scientific research ship JOIDES Resolution is in New Zealand waters undertaking expeditions over 18 months to ...
Want to help solve world problems like finding a cure for cancer? Looking to make a global impact in 2018 with minimal effort on your part? It's relatively easy to use your devices for scientific research by donating processing power from your various smart devices. Being a citizen scientist is easy!
Sure, he said, he "enjoys the spectacle" that comes with a powerful rocket taking off from a Space Coast launch pad. But in 2014, when he sent an experiment into space aboard a SpaceX rocket, Colwell couldn't help but be nervous because he knew that any movement or rattle could destroy the project he ...
Game developers were researching AI well before it became a tech industry trend, but they haven't had much incentive to share their work with the academic world. It's a competitive advantage, after all. Ubisoft, however, is trying to find a happy middle ground. It recently established an AI research wing, La ...
The possibilities for space-based scientific research received a boost when Blue Origin jumped into rocket launches, Colwell said. Add in Virgin Galactic, which is also building a low-earth orbit vehicle, and Colwell says it's a good time for science research, even outside of NASA payloads destined for the ...
einsteinium, the foundation behind a blockchain of the same name, has a virtual token called EMC2, and it's value up 201,000% so far this year. Every time a block reward is paid out to miners for having proofed transactions, the foundation receives 2.5% of that reward. Of that reward, 80% goes toward ...
On a Cuban Reef, A Precarious Partnership on scientific research. During the thaw in U.S.-Cuban relations, ecologist Amy Apprill helped organize a research trip to Cuba's stunning gardens of the Queen reef. But in an e360 interview, Apprill says she fears the Trump Administration's opposition to Cuban ...
As the federal budget careens toward a shutdown at year's end, it's important to recognize that a strong intellectual and political consensus exists for the federal funding of science research -- and in particular for spending on basic science. Support of basic science funding -- the kind aimed at acquiring ...
And that Trump, who's called climate change a Chinese hoax, has proposed huge cuts, in the billions of dollars, to vital scientific research across numerous agencies. And that Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt says he's almost ready to launch his "red team, blue team" climate change ...
... African-American men are three times more likely to be diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a type of blood cancer, most scientific research on ...
But there is no innovation without scientific research, which of course is wholly unpredictable. However, the call offers little room for manoeuvre ...
Announcing its Open API Challenge winners, the American Geophysical Union explores what open data mean for science. AGU Explorer ...
Despite loss of life and economic devastation worldwide due to increasingly frequent natural and human-made disasters, scientific research on disasters represents a small percentage of scholarly output, a study by Elsevier, the global information analytics business specializing in science and health, ...
The concept of "race" - the idea that humans are naturally divided into biologically distinct groups - has been definitively proven false. But the ...
Despite loss of life and economic devastation worldwide due to increasingly frequent natural and man-made disasters, scientific research on ...
Brexit could rob Britain of its "edge" in scientific research, the chairwoman of a parliamentary committee has warned. Meg Hillier, chair of the ...
Britain risks losing its reputation as a scientific research powerhouse as a result of Brexit, the head of parliament's spending watchdog has ...
hospitals would be required to tell parents of stillborn children about the option to donate the child's remains to scientific research under a bill in ...
Addressing a celebration marking the 50th anniversary of the Kuwait Institute for scientific research (KISR), the minister lauded this interest ...
... up to the Royal Society, its scope grew to become a list of all periodical papers containing original scientific research published since 1800.
Elizabeth residents Dr. Christina Hollis and Randy Shaw recently were co-authors on two scientific papers dealing with the classification of rare ...
Jeddah: Effat University, one of the Arab world's leading higher education institutions, has pledged to focus on scientific research and ...
Rogers State University formally dedicated a 260-acre scientific research station near Tiawah, just southeast of Claremore. Pictured at the ...
... and other organizations have taken steps to increase the number of women pursuing scientific research. But could the two goals--improving ...
Andhra Pradesh is taking all steps and creating the necessary facilities to stimulate scientific research and innovation to pave the way for the ...
10 among U.S. universities for publication of scientific research, according to the latest report from the Nature Index. UT Austin was No.
Catherine Surad, Consul General of France in Puducherry, released a book 'Writing and Publishing a scientific research Paper' edited by Dr.
For such a small school, Fisk University attracts a lot of funding for scientific research. This is the second year in a row that it's been ranked in ...
Vodafone Germany has awarded its annual innovation prize to the researcher Klaus-Robert Muller at TU Berlin for his work on machine ...
How important is scientific research? Or more to the point, how important is it for the public sector to fund scientific research? Although it's a ...
... that maintain the credibility of scientific research, he contests the notion ... to scientific research journals is not as widespread as it should be.
... (10/23) in honor of the vast number of atoms or molecules in a mole of matter (6.02 X 10^23) -- by advocating unfettered scientific research.


 

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