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New Scientist: The Daily Newsletter. 16 December 2018.

New Scientist: The Daily Newsletter. 16 December 2018.

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Comment:  Here are today’s top science news stories from “New Scientist”.  Views expressed in this science news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.

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Home Futures review – what living spaces teach us about our culture

The secret site in England where beavers control the landscape

Coal power emissions in the US are even higher than we thought

Breathing in moon dust could release toxins in astronauts’ lungs

Incredible shrinking 3D printer can make really tiny objects

Can a Green New Deal boost the US economy and save the planet?


Bitcoin’s price is plummeting – will the cryptocurrency survive?

How lab-on-a-chip technology is turning smartphones into food sensors

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There won’t be many more gene-edited babies just yet – here’s why

We don’t need stars to navigate space – black holes work way better

We’ve added letters to the genetic code – and the results are amazing

How to transform Earth’s cities

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