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Geography of loss—a global look at the uneven toll of suicide

8 hours 30 min ago
As rates fall in many countries, those in the United States climb
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Scientists say sustainable forestry organizations should lift ban on biotech trees

14 hours 45 min ago
Prohibition by the Forest Stewardship Council and others has hampered research
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These manta rays form ‘friendships’ that last longer than a summer fling

Thu, 08/22/2019 - 12:01
A new study gives the first ever glimpse inside wild manta social structure
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Infected travelers reveal Cuba’s ‘hidden’ Zika outbreak

Thu, 08/22/2019 - 11:00
New study suggests there were 5707 cases on the island, though only 187 were reported
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Three suicide prevention strategies show real promise. How can they reach more people?

Thu, 08/22/2019 - 08:00
Crisis hotlines, standardizing mental health care, and restricting lethal means are all saving lives
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Have humans developed natural defenses against suicide?

Thu, 08/22/2019 - 08:00
A provocative idea suggests big brains can have tragic consequences—but may also help keep us safe
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Bill to fight sexual harassment in universities approved by Chilean Senate

Thu, 08/22/2019 - 05:55
Proposal, inspired in part by new National Science Foundation rules, makes funding contingent on measures to keep women safe
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‘Dark pools’ of hate flourish online. Here are four controversial ways to fight them

Thu, 08/22/2019 - 02:50
A new study maps the “ecology” of online hate groups across platforms
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More than 700 German research institutions strike open-access deal with Springer Nature

Thu, 08/22/2019 - 01:40
Agreement will make thousands of German-authored papers available free worldwide every year
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Italian blindness researchers planning monkey studies threatened after health ministry releases names

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 12:15
Health ministry aids animal rights group
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Suicide attempts are hard to anticipate. A study that tracks teens’ cellphone use aims to change that

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 08:00
Researchers hope mobile devices can capture signs of imminent risk that a doctor’s questionnaire can’t
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Cryptographers scramble to protect the internet from hackers with quantum computers

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 01:15
Such machines may be decades away, but the United States is pushing now for encryption method that they can’t crack
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My younger sister died by suicide. Can science succeed in helping others?

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 12:45
A Science special package explores how researchers are tackling this devastating public health challenge
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Brain scans could help personalize treatment for people who are depressed or suicidal

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 12:45
A Stanford neuroscientist tries to identify depression subtypes and tailor care
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Century-old salmon-smeared notebooks reveal past bounty of fisheries

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 12:01
DNA analysis of scales stuck to page suggest wild sockeye declines in Canada have been larger than thought
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New addiction research center receives trove of molecules from embattled opioidmaker

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 10:25
Purdue Pharma will share drug candidates and blood samples with Oklahoma State University, the beneficiary of a previous legal settlement
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Arctic researchers will lock this ship in ice for a year to study the changing polar region

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 03:55
German icebreaker will lead unprecedented $134 million effort
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Climate facts subject to rules on partisan advertising in Canada

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 03:00
Announcement from election watchdog rattles charities that support climate action
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This rocky ‘super-Earth’ may be a hard place for life to get a foothold

Mon, 08/19/2019 - 12:00
New study suggests LHS 3844b may not have an atmosphere
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