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MEDICINE & HEALTH
Individual non-invasive tests not sufficient to diagnose important complication of brain injury
MERS-CoV vaccine is safe and induces strong immunity in Army-led first-in-human trial
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Amoeba builds barriers for protection against bacteria
Some Pacific salmon populations are especially at risk from climate change
TECH & ENGINEERING
Smaller class size means more success for women in STEM
BU researchers say special “mapping” brain cells could inspire smarter self-driving vehicles
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SOCIAL & BEHAVIOR
Coping skills program helps social service workers reduce stress, trauma after disasters
What motivates people to join — and stick with — citizen science projects?
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CHEMISTRY & PHYSICS
Seeing clearly: Revised computer code accurately models an instability in fusion plasmas
Army project may advance quantum materials, efficient communication networks
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The road to Scandinavia’s bronze age: Trade routes, metal provenance, and mixing
Pottery related to unknown culture was found in Ecuador
SPACE & PLANETARY
Found: Fastest eclipsing binary, a valuable target for gravitational wave studies
A peek at the birth of the universe
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Active pharmaceutical ingredients can persist in the environment
Novel powdered milk method yields better frothing agent
Clues on how soils may respond to climate change found
Climate change could revive medieval megadroughts in US Southwest
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Cold, dry planets could have a lot of hurricanes
Global warming will accelerate water cycle over global land monsoon regions
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How random tweaks in timing can lead to new game theory strategies
New study explains a secret to more efficient learning
Teacher incentive programs can improve student achievement
Texas’ strategic goal for students’ debt burden shows potential promise and pitfalls
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
Forecasting US economic and demographic shifts at higher resolution
Independent, private firms pollute less than public firms, study shows
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POLICY & ETHICS
Top universities fail to achieve many measures of institutionalized diversity outreach
NZ researchers call for gender binary in elite sports to be abandoned
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BUSINESS, INNOVATION & SOCIETY ANNOUCEMENTS
TRACER: Sailors use augmented-reality to train for combat
Seismologists monitor Ridgecrest aftershocks using novel fiber optic network
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UMass researchers receive $10 million grant to study jail-based opioid addiction treatment
Following breeding green sea turtles in remote islands of Brazil
Elsevier announces the winner of the 2019 Tetrahedron Prize
ASBMB honors 12 scientists for scientific and community contributions
To prevent another world war, researcher suggests changing how we think
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